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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Engineer
Rank 850 934 970
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Engineer 26 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.020% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 19
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +101.92%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Computer Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Computer Engineer
Top 18 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 9 December 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 +80 26 £57,500 +21.05% 7
South East +88 13 £57,500 +48.38% 2
Oxford - 11 £57,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £57,500 - 1
London +59 4 £48,750 -2.50% 2
East of England +21 4 £75,000 +100.00% 2
Cambridge +12 4 £75,000 +100.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £75,000 +100.00% 2
South West - 4 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £32,500 -
Hampshire +9 1 £40,000 +3.22%
Southampton +4 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £28,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £25,000 -
Woking - 1 £25,000 -
Manchester - 1 £30,000 -
North West - 1 £30,000 - 1

Computer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 48 (71.64%) C++
1 48 (71.64%) PhD
2 47 (70.15%) Computer Vision
3 40 (59.70%) Software Engineering
4 37 (55.22%) Algorithms
5 36 (53.73%) Machine Learning
6 34 (50.75%) MATLAB
7 28 (41.79%) OpenCV
8 24 (35.82%) Signal Processing
8 24 (35.82%) STL
9 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (34.33%) R
9 23 (34.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 23 (34.33%) GNU Octave
10 21 (31.34%) Computer Science
11 19 (28.36%) Degree
12 18 (26.87%) Mathematics
12 18 (26.87%) Augmented Reality
13 16 (23.88%) C
13 16 (23.88%) Windows
14 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
15 14 (20.90%) Image Processing
16 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
17 11 (16.42%) VMware
17 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
17 11 (16.42%) C#
18 10 (14.93%) Digital Media
18 10 (14.93%) User Experience
19 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
20 7 (10.45%) 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:

Applications
1 23 (34.33%) GNU Octave
2 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) JSUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Mockito
2 1 (1.49%) Selenium
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Welsh Language
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) OpenCV
2 24 (35.82%) STL
3 23 (34.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (7.46%) Torch
5 4 (5.97%) .NET
6 3 (4.48%) HTML
7 2 (2.99%) CSS
7 2 (2.99%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.49%) CSS3
8 1 (1.49%) HTML5
8 1 (1.49%) JDBC
8 1 (1.49%) JSP
8 1 (1.49%) MFC
8 1 (1.49%) OpenGL ES
8 1 (1.49%) SOAP
8 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (55.22%) Algorithms
2 21 (31.34%) Computer Science
3 18 (26.87%) Augmented Reality
3 18 (26.87%) Mathematics
4 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
5 10 (14.93%) Digital Media
5 10 (14.93%) User Experience
6 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.97%) Driving Licence
7 4 (5.97%) Physics
8 2 (2.99%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.99%) GPGPU
9 1 (1.49%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (1.49%) Biometrics
9 1 (1.49%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) Computer Vision
2 40 (59.70%) Software Engineering
3 36 (53.73%) Machine Learning
4 24 (35.82%) Signal Processing
5 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (20.90%) Image Processing
7 7 (10.45%) OO
8 2 (2.99%) Deep Learning
8 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.99%) Visual Effects
9 1 (1.49%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (1.49%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.49%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 1 (1.49%) Disruptive Innovation
9 1 (1.49%) Functional Testing
9 1 (1.49%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (1.49%) Pattern Recognition
9 1 (1.49%) Presales
9 1 (1.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (71.64%) C++
2 34 (50.75%) MATLAB
3 23 (34.33%) R
4 16 (23.88%) C
5 11 (16.42%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) Java
7 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.97%) Python
8 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.99%) SQL
9 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.49%) Perl
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (71.64%) PhD
2 19 (28.36%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) VMware
2 7 (10.45%) Cisco
3 4 (5.97%) Apple
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
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