The median annual salary for a Hardware Design Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 - 131
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.11% - 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1747 2031 2066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 96.15% 97.13% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1307 1655 1709
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Hardware Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Hardware Design Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (75.00%) EMC
2 6 (75.00%) Schematic Capture
2 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Vision
3 2 (25.00%) FPGA Design
3 2 (25.00%) Tcl
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Neural Network
3 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (25.00%) Video Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms

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 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Vision
2 2 (25.00%) FPGA Design
2 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Neural Network
2 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Tcl
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) EMC