Chartered Engineer (CEng)
UK

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 22 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 741 608 1078
Rank change year-on-year -133 +470 -304
Permanent jobs citing Chartered Engineer 75 442 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.40% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 1.32% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 84 17
10th Percentile - - £45,050
25th Percentile £46,250 £16,800 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £55,212 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.18% -7.98% +17.65%
75th Percentile £58,750 £63,165 £67,500
90th Percentile £65,725 £71,999 £81,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% +10.53%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22,716 33,497 36,993
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 29.08% 30.19% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 15,016 15,785 18,044
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,261 £30,825
25th Percentile £39,085 £42,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,845 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.66% +1.69% +0.40%

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 22 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Chartered Engineer in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Top 13 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 22 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England -76 68 £51,250 -17.45% 112
UK excluding London -175 62 £50,000 -16.67% 103
Midlands +35 21 - - 16
East Midlands +4 19 - - 5
Work from Home -57 14 £49,000 -9.26% 43
London +180 13 £61,000 +263.10% 19
North of England +73 12 £50,000 +197.62% 33
North West +39 12 £50,000 +197.62% 25
East of England +51 10 - - 6
South West -102 8 £52,500 - 21
Scotland -47 7 - - 9
South East -27 4 £49,000 -21.08% 19
West Midlands +50 2 - - 11

Chartered Engineer
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (9.33%) AutoCAD
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Azure
1 2 (2.67%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.33%) Firewall
2 4 (5.33%) LAN
2 4 (5.33%) Multicast
2 4 (5.33%) Network Security
2 4 (5.33%) OSPF
2 4 (5.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (10.67%) Git
3 4 (5.33%) JIRA
4 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.33%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 24 (32.00%) Social Skills
2 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.33%) Local Government
3 9 (12.00%) Electronics
4 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
5 6 (8.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 5 (6.67%) Retail
7 3 (4.00%) Finance
7 3 (4.00%) Military
8 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.33%) Games
9 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Systems Engineer
2 21 (28.00%) Principal Engineer
3 20 (26.67%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 12 (16.00%) Senior
5 7 (9.33%) Lead
5 7 (9.33%) Technical Leader
6 6 (8.00%) Design Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Traffic Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Field Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) FPGA Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Network Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Network Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Software Design Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Technical Team Leader
11 1 (1.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 4 (5.33%) Akka
2 4 (5.33%) Blazor
3 2 (2.67%) .NET Core
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.67%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (2.67%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (2.67%) WPF
4 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.33%) WCF
4 1 (1.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.33%) FPGA
3 4 (5.33%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.33%) Verilog
3 4 (5.33%) VHDL
4 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Operational Technology
5 1 (1.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Systems Engineering
2 21 (28.00%) Project Delivery
3 20 (26.67%) Customer Service
3 20 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (21.33%) Agile
5 15 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 11 (14.67%) Validation
7 10 (13.33%) Decision-Making
7 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 9 (12.00%) DevOps
9 8 (10.67%) Coaching
9 8 (10.67%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (10.67%) Scrum
9 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.67%) SysML
10 7 (9.33%) Architectural Design
10 7 (9.33%) Conflict Management
10 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (9.33%) Cost Reduction
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) Python
2 5 (6.67%) C
2 5 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (2.67%) Ada
3 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (85.33%) Degree
2 30 (40.00%) Master's Degree
3 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 17 (22.67%) HND
5 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 10 (13.33%) HNC
7 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.00%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) IEC 61508
2 7 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 5 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 5 (6.67%) QA
4 3 (4.00%) DO-178B
5 1 (1.33%) AQAP
5 1 (1.33%) Def Stans
5 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) EMC
2 5 (6.67%) IBM
2 5 (6.67%) Thales
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco
3 4 (5.33%) Mentor Graphics
3 4 (5.33%) Xilinx
4 2 (2.67%) NEC
4 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.33%) BiZZdesign
5 1 (1.33%) Sparx