Period
to 17 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Chartered Engineer qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Engineer (CEng)
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 818 836 1019
Rank change year-on-year +18 +183 +175
Permanent jobs citing Chartered Engineer 70 87 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.090% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 47 45
10th Percentile £43,000 " £31,202
25th Percentile £43,750 £32,500 £35,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,900 £52,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.57% +23.53% +21.43%
75th Percentile £69,880 £58,750 £50,820
90th Percentile £73,392 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,650 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.10% +23.53% +14.09%

Chartered Engineer is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19,251 20,660 36,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.34% 21.46% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12,237 15,551 26,155
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Chartered Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Chartered Engineer as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Chartered Engineer in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Chartered Engineer.

Salary trend for Chartered Engineer in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Chartered Engineer over the 6 months to 17 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Chartered Engineer in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chartered Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 May 2021. 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
England +24 59 £54,650 +4.10% 40
UK excluding London +12 55 £54,650 +4.10% 31
South West -44 28 £51,800 +15.11% 4
South East +48 17 £68,886 +5.98% 13
London +43 10 - - 11
Scotland - 6 - - 1
North of England -15 2 - - 3
Work from Home -180 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 2 - - 5
Midlands - 2 - - 7
North West - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, IT jobs citing Chartered Engineer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Chartered Engineer.

1 50 (71.43%) Degree
2 27 (38.57%) Social Skills
3 21 (30.00%) Systems Engineering
4 19 (27.14%) Aerospace
5 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
6 14 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 14 (20.00%) Project Management
6 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (18.57%) Line Management
7 13 (18.57%) Validation
7 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
8 12 (17.14%) Mathematics
8 12 (17.14%) People Management
8 12 (17.14%) HNC
9 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
9 11 (15.71%) MATLAB
9 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
10 10 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 10 (14.29%) Finance
11 9 (12.86%) Legal
11 9 (12.86%) C
11 9 (12.86%) Master's Degree
12 8 (11.43%) Numerate Degree
12 8 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (11.43%) Military
12 8 (11.43%) Electronics
13 7 (10.00%) Python
13 7 (10.00%) AutoCAD
13 7 (10.00%) Signal Processing

Chartered Engineer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 6 (8.57%) Simulink
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) GSM
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.43%) SAN
2 1 (1.43%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (1.43%) VLAN
2 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (38.57%) Social Skills
2 19 (27.14%) Aerospace
3 10 (14.29%) Finance
4 9 (12.86%) Legal
5 8 (11.43%) Electronics
5 8 (11.43%) Military
6 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.29%) Automotive
7 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.86%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (15.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Development Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Risk Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Technology Director
8 2 (2.86%) Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Hardware Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Head of Architecture
8 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Principal Hardware Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (10.00%) SCADA
2 5 (7.14%) Acoustics
2 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.71%) Cyberattack
4 3 (4.29%) Derivative
4 3 (4.29%) Housing Association
4 3 (4.29%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 3 (4.29%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.43%) ASTM
6 1 (1.43%) Cyber Warfare
6 1 (1.43%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Systems Engineering
2 14 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (20.00%) Project Management
3 13 (18.57%) Line Management
3 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
3 13 (18.57%) Validation
4 12 (17.14%) Mathematics
4 12 (17.14%) People Management
5 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
6 10 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (10.00%) Analytics
8 7 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 7 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (10.00%) Physics
8 7 (10.00%) Signal Processing
9 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.57%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) MATLAB
2 9 (12.86%) C
3 7 (10.00%) Python
4 5 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (5.71%) C#
5 4 (5.71%) Java
6 3 (4.29%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (71.43%) Degree
2 16 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 12 (17.14%) HNC
4 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
5 9 (12.86%) Master's Degree
6 8 (11.43%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (7.14%) DBS Check
7 5 (7.14%) HND
8 3 (4.29%) CITP
8 3 (4.29%) PhD
8 3 (4.29%) Postgraduate
9 2 (2.86%) APMP
9 2 (2.86%) CEH
9 2 (2.86%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) Def Stans
1 5 (7.14%) IEC 61508
2 3 (4.29%) HAZOP
2 3 (4.29%) ISO 26262
2 3 (4.29%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.86%) ARP4754
3 2 (2.86%) DO-254
4 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Firmware
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Sonobuoy
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Sun
2 4 (5.71%) EMC
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) VMware