The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Hardware Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Design Engineer
Rank 414 448 479
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 9 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.051% 0.057% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.060% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 2
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
17047 20159 21279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14291 16888 16639
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Hardware Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Hardware Design Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Design Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Hardware Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Hardware Design Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Design Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire +5 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Oxfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Hardware Design Engineer
England

Hardware Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Hardware Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Hardware Design Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (80.00%) C
2 12 (80.00%) Degree
3 11 (73.33%) Schematic Capture
3 11 (73.33%) Electronics
4 10 (66.67%) EMC
5 8 (53.33%) VHDL
6 5 (33.33%) Validation
6 5 (33.33%) CAD
7 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 4 (26.67%) Assembly Language
7 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
7 4 (26.67%) Physics
8 3 (20.00%) C++
9 2 (13.33%) C#
9 2 (13.33%) Linux
9 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
9 2 (13.33%) CPLD
9 2 (13.33%) Xilinx
9 2 (13.33%) Mathcad
10 1 (6.67%) OrCAD
10 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
10 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
10 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
10 1 (6.67%) 4G
10 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
10 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (6.67%) Python

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Mathcad
2 1 (6.67%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) 3G
2 1 (6.67%) 4G
2 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (73.33%) Electronics
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (53.33%) VHDL
3 4 (26.67%) Physics
4 2 (13.33%) CPLD
5 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Schematic Capture
2 5 (33.33%) CAD
2 5 (33.33%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C
2 4 (26.67%) Assembly Language
3 3 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) Xilinx