The median annual salary for a Computer Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Engineer
UK / England
Rank 808 927 934
Rank change year-on-year +119 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Computer Engineer 26 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.016% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 5
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £22,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +166.66% -43.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Computer Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Computer Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Engineer in England

Computer Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Computer Engineer in England

Computer Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Engineer in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Engineer in England

Computer Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
East of England +35 15 £60,000 +50.00% 2
South West +25 8 £77,500 +244.44%
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 1
South East +57 1 £57,500 +64.28%
Computer Engineer
UK

Computer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 across the England region featuring Computer Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (86.00%) C++
2 42 (84.00%) PhD
3 40 (80.00%) Machine Learning
4 35 (70.00%) Computer Vision
5 29 (58.00%) Algorithms
5 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
6 22 (44.00%) MATLAB
6 22 (44.00%) Python
7 20 (40.00%) OpenCV
8 17 (34.00%) Mathematics
9 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 16 (32.00%) Image Processing
10 14 (28.00%) Games
10 14 (28.00%) Deep Learning
11 13 (26.00%) Java
11 13 (26.00%) Augmented Reality
11 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (24.00%) Neural Network
12 12 (24.00%) Physics
12 12 (24.00%) Signal Processing
12 12 (24.00%) R
12 12 (24.00%) Scala
12 12 (24.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 12 (24.00%) STL
12 12 (24.00%) GNU Octave
13 11 (22.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 11 (22.00%) Theano
14 10 (20.00%) C
14 10 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
15 8 (16.00%) Linux

Computer Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) DNN
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) JSUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Mockito
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (28.00%) Games
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) OpenCV
2 12 (24.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (24.00%) STL
3 11 (22.00%) Theano
3 11 (22.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) CSS3
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.00%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (2.00%) TensorFlow
4 1 (2.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Algorithms
2 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (26.00%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (8.00%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.00%) GPGPU
6 2 (4.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 35 (70.00%) Computer Vision
3 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.00%) Mathematics
5 16 (32.00%) Image Processing
6 14 (28.00%) Deep Learning
7 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (24.00%) Neural Network
8 12 (24.00%) Physics
8 12 (24.00%) Signal Processing
9 10 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (16.00%) Reinforcement Learning
11 4 (8.00%) Bayesian Methods
11 4 (8.00%) Game Theory
12 2 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
12 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
12 2 (4.00%) OO
12 2 (4.00%) Visual Effects
13 1 (2.00%) Functional Testing
13 1 (2.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) C++
2 22 (44.00%) MATLAB
2 22 (44.00%) Python
3 13 (26.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) R
4 12 (24.00%) Scala
5 10 (20.00%) C
6 4 (8.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) Fortran
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (84.00%) PhD
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) VMware
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago