EE Times/EDN 2014 Salary and Opinion Study

Overall, North American engineers are doing better salary-wise than their international peers, are satisfied with their careers, and are optimistic about the future. But concerns over the workload, job security, and the ever-constant changing landscape of the profession are causing some anxiety. Explore the highlights of the 2014 Salary and Opinion Study in the charts…

Do Engineers Dream of Electric Sheep?

Engineers often describe the worries that keep them up on night. But we wondered: “What is it that haunts their dreams?” We asked several engineers to share their recurring nightmares with us. Frustration, confusion, and fear are among the most common themes — frequently centered on work and school — with many engineers sharing similar…

Analog Engineers: Too Few or Too Many?

Some say technology advancements are obsoleting the need for analog engineers, while others say that good, experienced analog designers will always be needed and currently are in short supply. Are the glory days of analog engineering over? Some think so.(Source: Getty Images) Engineering students have been encouraged for years to focus on software and digital…