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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Engineer
UK
Rank 837 912 936
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Engineer 22 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.019% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 9
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £49,300
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017 within the UK.

Computer Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Computer Engineer
Top 11 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +75 22 £57,500 +21.05% 5
East of England +29 9 £56,250 +40.62%
Cambridge +11 9 £56,250 +40.62%
Cambridgeshire +10 9 £56,250 +40.62%
South East +64 8 £57,500 +58.62% 3
Oxfordshire +36 8 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Oxford - 8 £57,500 - 1
London +47 3 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bristol - 2 £56,250 - 1
South West - 2 £56,250 - 1
City of London - 1 £28,000 -

Computer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 42 (73.68%) C++
2 41 (71.93%) PhD
3 36 (63.16%) Machine Learning
4 34 (59.65%) Computer Vision
5 32 (56.14%) Algorithms
5 32 (56.14%) Software Engineering
6 31 (54.39%) MATLAB
7 23 (40.35%) OpenCV
8 21 (36.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 21 (36.84%) Signal Processing
8 21 (36.84%) R
8 21 (36.84%) GNU Octave
8 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (36.84%) STL
9 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
10 13 (22.81%) Mathematics
10 13 (22.81%) Windows
10 13 (22.81%) Windows Server
10 13 (22.81%) Augmented Reality
11 12 (21.05%) Python
11 12 (21.05%) Image Processing
12 10 (17.54%) C
13 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
13 9 (15.79%) VMware
14 7 (12.28%) Physics
14 7 (12.28%) Cisco
14 7 (12.28%) Degree
15 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
15 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
16 5 (8.77%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) DNN
Applications
1 21 (36.84%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.75%) JSUnit
1 1 (1.75%) Mockito
1 1 (1.75%) Selenium
1 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Games
2 4 (7.02%) Welsh Language
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) OpenCV
2 21 (36.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 21 (36.84%) STL
3 3 (5.26%) Theano
3 3 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (3.51%) .NET
4 2 (3.51%) CSS
4 2 (3.51%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) CSS3
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.75%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (1.75%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 32 (56.14%) Algorithms
2 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
3 13 (22.81%) Augmented Reality
3 13 (22.81%) Mathematics
4 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 7 (12.28%) Physics
6 4 (7.02%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (7.02%) Digital Media
6 4 (7.02%) Driving Licence
6 4 (7.02%) User Experience
7 2 (3.51%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.51%) GPGPU
8 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.75%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.75%) Fintech
8 1 (1.75%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
1 13 (22.81%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Machine Learning
2 34 (59.65%) Computer Vision
3 32 (56.14%) Software Engineering
4 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (36.84%) Signal Processing
5 12 (21.05%) Image Processing
6 5 (8.77%) Deep Learning
7 3 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (3.51%) Bayesian Methods
8 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.51%) Game Theory
8 2 (3.51%) Visual Effects
9 1 (1.75%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.75%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 1 (1.75%) Disruptive Innovation
9 1 (1.75%) Functional Testing
9 1 (1.75%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (1.75%) Presales
9 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) C++
2 31 (54.39%) MATLAB
3 21 (36.84%) R
4 12 (21.05%) Python
5 10 (17.54%) C
6 5 (8.77%) Java
7 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.26%) C#
8 3 (5.26%) Scala
9 2 (3.51%) Fortran
9 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.75%) Ruby
10 1 (1.75%) SQL
10 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (71.93%) PhD
2 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) VMware
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco
3 4 (7.02%) Apple
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
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