The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank - 232 246
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 0 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.21% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 4
Median salary - £36,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
Hardware 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5011 5544 6344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.07% 97.01% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4216 4686 5281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Hardware 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 West region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Electronics
3 6 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 6 (50.00%) Automotive
3 6 (50.00%) Validation
3 6 (50.00%) Avionics
3 6 (50.00%) French Language
4 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Physics
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) HND
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (8.33%) Firmware

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 6 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (50.00%) Automotive
2 6 (50.00%) Avionics
2 6 (50.00%) French Language
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
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