The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Computer Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Engineer
Rank 871 955 969
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Engineer 52 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.016% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.016% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 52 12 31
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Computer Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Computer Engineer in the job title.

Computer Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Computer Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Engineer within the UK.

Computer Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Computer Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Engineer over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 within the UK.

Computer Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Computer Engineer
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +73 52 £42,500 -3.40% 2
East of England +43 15 £75,000 +50.00% 1
South East +49 12 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Cambridge +10 11 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 11 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire 0 10 £47,500 - 1
Oxford - 10 £47,500 -
Manchester - 8 £40,000 -
North West - 8 £40,000 -
London - 7 £40,000 -
East Midlands +17 5 £30,000 +22.44%
Northamptonshire - 5 £30,000 -
Northampton - 5 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £42,500 -
City of London - 2 £27,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £24,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £24,250 -
Bath - 1 £35,000 -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £35,000 -

Computer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Computer 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 featuring Computer Engineer in the job title.

1 50 (74.63%) C++
2 42 (62.69%) Computer Science
3 40 (59.70%) Software Engineering
4 39 (58.21%) PhD
5 36 (53.73%) Degree
6 32 (47.76%) Algorithms
7 29 (43.28%) Mathematics
8 26 (38.81%) C#
9 24 (35.82%) Image Processing
10 23 (34.33%) C
11 20 (29.85%) Java
11 20 (29.85%) Machine Learning
12 19 (28.36%) Augmented Reality
13 18 (26.87%) MATLAB
14 15 (22.39%) SDLC
15 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
15 12 (17.91%) OO
15 12 (17.91%) OpenCV
16 11 (16.42%) Digital Media
16 11 (16.42%) Windows
16 11 (16.42%) SQL
16 11 (16.42%) User Experience
17 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (13.43%) Linux
18 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
19 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
19 8 (11.94%) Scrum
19 8 (11.94%) Physics
19 8 (11.94%) Risk Analysis
19 8 (11.94%) Validation

Computer Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) ISDN
1 1 (1.49%) NAS
1 1 (1.49%) NetScaler
1 1 (1.49%) SAN
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) GIS
2 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
2 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.46%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Front Office
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) OpenCV
2 6 (8.96%) XML
3 5 (7.46%) .NET
4 4 (5.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (5.97%) STL
5 3 (4.48%) Web Services
6 2 (2.99%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.99%) HTML
6 2 (2.99%) J2EE
6 2 (2.99%) JDBC
6 2 (2.99%) JSP
6 2 (2.99%) SOAP
7 1 (1.49%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 42 (62.69%) Computer Science
2 32 (47.76%) Algorithms
3 29 (43.28%) Mathematics
4 19 (28.36%) Augmented Reality
5 11 (16.42%) Digital Media
5 11 (16.42%) User Experience
6 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (11.94%) Physics
8 4 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (4.48%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (4.48%) CUDA
10 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
11 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
3 6 (8.96%) Unix
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Software Engineering
2 24 (35.82%) Image Processing
3 20 (29.85%) Machine Learning
4 15 (22.39%) SDLC
5 12 (17.91%) OO
6 8 (11.94%) Change Control
6 8 (11.94%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (11.94%) Scrum
6 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.94%) Validation
6 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.46%) Signal Processing
8 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.97%) CRM
8 4 (5.97%) ERP
9 3 (4.48%) Information Management
9 3 (4.48%) Pattern Recognition
9 3 (4.48%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.48%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) C++
2 26 (38.81%) C#
3 23 (34.33%) C
4 20 (29.85%) Java
5 18 (26.87%) MATLAB
6 11 (16.42%) SQL
7 6 (8.96%) Perl
7 6 (8.96%) Python
8 5 (7.46%) R
9 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.49%) Fortran
10 1 (1.49%) Lua
10 1 (1.49%) PHP
10 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.49%) Scala
10 1 (1.49%) VB
10 1 (1.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 39 (58.21%) PhD
2 36 (53.73%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (5.97%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.49%) XenApp
1 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
1 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) SAP
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Citrix
3 1 (1.49%) Dell
3 1 (1.49%) HP
3 1 (1.49%) IBM
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) NetApp
3 1 (1.49%) VMware
3 1 (1.49%) Wyse
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