The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Engineer
Rank 97 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 14 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.87% 0.49% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.50% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 3
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -25.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Electronics Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1541 1388 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.42% 96.59% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1172 1432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Electronics Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Electronics Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Electronics
2 11 (68.75%) EMC
3 8 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 7 (43.75%) 3G
4 7 (43.75%) GSM
4 7 (43.75%) Wireless
4 7 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (31.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (25.00%) Xilinx
6 4 (25.00%) Signal Processing
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) VHDL
6 4 (25.00%) OpenCL
6 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (18.75%) Military
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 3 (18.75%) Chemistry
8 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
8 1 (6.25%) TTCN
8 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Marketing
8 1 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) Physics
8 1 (6.25%) TETRA
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Embedded C

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) 3G
1 7 (43.75%) GSM
1 7 (43.75%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) TETRA
2 1 (6.25%) DECT
General
1 14 (87.50%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Military
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (31.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (25.00%) VHDL
3 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) Chemistry
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Signal Processing
1 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Validation
2 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) TTCN
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
1 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) EMC
2 4 (25.00%) Xilinx