The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 28 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 107 87 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.19% 5.90% 5.08%
As % of the General category 18.20% 16.89% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 33 62 62
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,150 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Electronics
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
588 515 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.01% 34.92% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 406 418 417
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Electronics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Electronics also 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 that cited Electronics.

1 91 (56.17%) Degree
2 64 (39.51%) C
3 61 (37.65%) Software Engineering
4 47 (29.01%) Computer Science
5 46 (28.40%) C++
6 40 (24.69%) Manufacturing
7 35 (21.60%) Military
8 33 (20.37%) Windows
8 33 (20.37%) Python
9 32 (19.75%) Internet
10 30 (18.52%) MATLAB
11 25 (15.43%) Chemistry
11 25 (15.43%) Internet of Things
12 23 (14.20%) Perl
13 21 (12.96%) C#
13 21 (12.96%) Wireless
13 21 (12.96%) Algorithms
14 20 (12.35%) Mathematics
14 20 (12.35%) Mentoring
15 19 (11.73%) Embedded C
15 19 (11.73%) Firmware
15 19 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (11.11%) .NET
16 18 (11.11%) Linux
16 18 (11.11%) OO
17 17 (10.49%) Microsoft
17 17 (10.49%) CAD
17 17 (10.49%) Marketing
18 16 (9.88%) Eclipse
18 16 (9.88%) LabVIEW

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Electronics also 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 that cited Electronics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.47%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.23%) iPlanet
2 2 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.23%) SAP Portal
2 2 (1.23%) Lync
2 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.23%) CloudStack
2 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) MS Project
2 5 (3.09%) TargetLink
3 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.85%) Simulink
4 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.23%) MS Office
5 1 (0.62%) Maya
5 1 (0.62%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.62%) Blender
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) SaaS
2 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.75%) Internet
2 21 (12.96%) Wireless
3 7 (4.32%) 3G
3 7 (4.32%) GSM
4 5 (3.09%) Ethernet
4 5 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.23%) DNS
5 2 (1.23%) Firewall
5 2 (1.23%) DHCP
5 2 (1.23%) GPRS
6 1 (0.62%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.62%) TETRA
6 1 (0.62%) VLAN
6 1 (0.62%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.62%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) MySQL
2 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (9.88%) Eclipse
1 16 (9.88%) LabVIEW
2 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.23%) NWDS
4 1 (0.62%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.62%) Subversion
4 1 (0.62%) JIRA
4 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 40 (24.69%) Manufacturing
2 35 (21.60%) Military
3 17 (10.49%) Marketing
4 13 (8.02%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.94%) Automotive
6 7 (4.32%) Finance
6 7 (4.32%) Games
7 6 (3.70%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.62%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 44 (27.16%) Software Engineer
2 14 (8.64%) Electronics Engineer
3 13 (8.02%) Senior Technical Author
3 13 (8.02%) Author
3 13 (8.02%) Technical Author
4 11 (6.79%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (6.17%) Developer
5 10 (6.17%) Graduate
5 10 (6.17%) Project Manager
5 10 (6.17%) Design Engineer
5 10 (6.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 8 (4.94%) Mechanical Engineer
7 7 (4.32%) Architect
8 6 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.70%) Administrator
8 6 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.09%) Systems Architect
9 5 (3.09%) Software Architect
9 5 (3.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.11%) .NET
2 14 (8.64%) HTML
3 13 (8.02%) XML
3 13 (8.02%) XSLT
4 7 (4.32%) OpenCL
4 7 (4.32%) OpenGL ES
5 6 (3.70%) Direct3D
6 4 (2.47%) OpenGL
6 4 (2.47%) Middleware
7 3 (1.85%) DirectX
7 3 (1.85%) Java SE
7 3 (1.85%) Direct3D Mobile
8 2 (1.23%) SAP PI
8 2 (1.23%) REST
8 2 (1.23%) BAPI
8 2 (1.23%) Flash
8 2 (1.23%) EDI
8 2 (1.23%) SOAP
8 2 (1.23%) Web Services
9 1 (0.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.01%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.43%) Internet of Things
2 25 (15.43%) Chemistry
3 21 (12.96%) Algorithms
4 20 (12.35%) Mathematics
5 16 (9.88%) Physics
6 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (8.64%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (6.17%) Device Driver
8 9 (5.56%) Smartphone
8 9 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (4.32%) Verilog
10 5 (3.09%) Cryptography
10 5 (3.09%) PKI
10 5 (3.09%) VHDL
11 4 (2.47%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.85%) ASIC
12 3 (1.85%) DTV
12 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.85%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.37%) Windows
2 18 (11.11%) Linux
3 14 (8.64%) UNIX
4 12 (7.41%) Android
5 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.47%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.23%) CentOS
7 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.23%) Solaris
8 1 (0.62%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (37.65%) Software Engineering
2 20 (12.35%) Mentoring
3 19 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.11%) OO
5 17 (10.49%) CAD
6 13 (8.02%) Content Management
6 13 (8.02%) Coaching
7 10 (6.17%) ITIL
8 9 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 8 (4.94%) Project Management
10 7 (4.32%) Data Analysis
10 7 (4.32%) Stress Analysis
11 6 (3.70%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
11 6 (3.70%) Risk Management
12 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity
12 5 (3.09%) Information Security
12 5 (3.09%) Embedded Software Development
12 5 (3.09%) Software Architecture
12 5 (3.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 64 (39.51%) C
2 46 (28.40%) C++
3 33 (20.37%) Python
4 30 (18.52%) MATLAB
5 23 (14.20%) Perl
6 21 (12.96%) C#
7 19 (11.73%) Embedded C
8 12 (7.41%) Embedded C++
9 10 (6.17%) Java
10 9 (5.56%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.32%) Assembly Language
11 7 (4.32%) SQL
12 4 (2.47%) ABAP
13 3 (1.85%) VBA
13 3 (1.85%) PHP
14 2 (1.23%) Tcl
15 1 (0.62%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 91 (56.17%) Degree
2 6 (3.70%) PMP
2 6 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.09%) PhD
4 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.23%) CCNA
5 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.23%) MCSE
6 1 (0.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.09%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.23%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) JTAG
System Software
1 19 (11.73%) Firmware
2 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) NFS
3 2 (1.23%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) Puppet
2 2 (1.23%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 17 (10.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.79%) EMC
3 9 (5.56%) SAP
4 8 (4.94%) SolidWorks
5 7 (4.32%) Oracle
6 3 (1.85%) IBM
6 3 (1.85%) Nokia
6 3 (1.85%) Vertica
7 2 (1.23%) Marketo
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
7 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.23%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.23%) Ariba
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco
7 2 (1.23%) Sun
7 2 (1.23%) HP
7 2 (1.23%) Dell
8 1 (0.62%) Sybase
8 1 (0.62%) QNX
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £outstanding
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 7 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
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Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £65000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 8 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £38000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus,Pension,BUPA
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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ARM
Posted: 23 days ago
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ARM
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ARM
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