The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hardware Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hardware Design Engineer
Rank - 423 435
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 0 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.018% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.019% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £43,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +32.57%
Hardware Design Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21058 20593 21991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.07% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16561 16985 18775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Hardware Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Design Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Hardware Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Hardware Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Design Engineer across the South East region.

Hardware Design Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Hardware Design Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Hardware Design Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Hardware Design Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) VHDL
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) HND
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Hardware Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Hardware Design Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Hardware Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) EMC