Period
to 16 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Hardware Design Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 October 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
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 345 346 389
Rank change year-on-year +1 +43 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Design Engineer 5 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.043% 0.091% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.095% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -25.58% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £42,375
90th Percentile £50,125 £42,825 £68,125
England median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +15.63% +2.56% -8.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11331 12670 15233
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 96.23% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9317 10572 12625
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Hardware Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Hardware Design Engineer in the East of England

Hardware Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Hardware Design Engineer in the East of England

Hardware Design Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -14 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hertfordshire -16 1 £47,500 +4.40%
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Hardware Design Engineer
England

Hardware Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 East of England region featuring Hardware Design Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Business Development
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) QMS
5 1 (20.00%) IEC 61508
5 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (20.00%) ISO 13485
5 1 (20.00%) OrCAD
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Prototyping

Hardware Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (20.00%) OrCAD
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) EMC