The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hardware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Engineer
Rank 87 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.11% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Hardware Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
848 892 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.36% 95.61% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 647 798 728
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Hardware Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Hardware 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Altera
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Hardware 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Altera