The median annual salary for a Hardware Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Hardware Engineer
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 84 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.14% 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +21.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 703 884 876
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 98.60% 98.99% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2964 4044 4058
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 £26,250 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Hardware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Hardware Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Hardware Engineer in Brighton

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Hardware Engineer in Brighton

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Hardware 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 across the Brighton region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Electronics
1 6 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (62.50%) CPLD
2 5 (62.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Firmware
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (62.50%) CPLD
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware