Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Hardware Design Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Hardware Design Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 164 185
Rank change year-on-year -38 +21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 3 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.071% 0.46% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.47% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
East of England median annual salary £53,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +34.38% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4,068 3,200 3,886
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.41% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,063 2,669 3,303
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

Hardware Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Hardware Design Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Hardware Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Hardware Design Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Hardware Design Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Design Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -40 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Hardware Design Engineer
East of England

Hardware Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Hardware Design 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Hardware Design Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 13485
3 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) QMS

Hardware Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Numerate Degree
1 2 (66.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 13485