The table below looks at the statistics for the Computer Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Engineer
Rank - 882 872
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Engineer 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.010% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £47,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +106.52%
UK excluding London average salary - £35,250 -

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Computer 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 Computer Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Image Processing
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) OpenCV
2 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) vCloud
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) PhD

Computer Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Computer 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 Computer Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Military
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) VMware