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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 45 34 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 75 126 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.07% 6.99% 4.40%
As % of the General category 17.52% 19.97% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 102 58
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
428 631 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.94% 35.02% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 358 487 377
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 6 May 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 121 (57.89%) Degree
2 94 (44.98%) C
2 94 (44.98%) C++
3 87 (41.63%) Software Engineering
4 81 (38.76%) Computer Science
5 65 (31.10%) Python
6 49 (23.44%) Manufacturing
7 44 (21.05%) Internet
8 39 (18.66%) Algorithms
9 38 (18.18%) Internet of Things
10 37 (17.70%) MATLAB
11 36 (17.22%) Perl
12 33 (15.79%) Windows
13 32 (15.31%) C#
13 32 (15.31%) .NET
14 31 (14.83%) Military
15 29 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (11.96%) Chemistry
18 23 (11.00%) OO
18 23 (11.00%) Mentoring
19 22 (10.53%) HTML
19 22 (10.53%) Eclipse
20 21 (10.05%) Embedded C
20 21 (10.05%) Embedded C++
20 21 (10.05%) UNIX
20 21 (10.05%) Data Analysis
21 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
21 20 (9.57%) CAD
22 19 (9.09%) Linux

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (1.91%) Apache
1 4 (1.91%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.96%) iPlanet
3 2 (0.96%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.96%) JBoss
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (5.74%) MS Project
2 7 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.35%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (1.44%) MS Office
4 1 (0.48%) Maya
4 1 (0.48%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Blender
Business Applications
1 6 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.91%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.96%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.96%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.91%) SaaS
2 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (21.05%) Internet
2 8 (3.83%) Wireless
3 7 (3.35%) GSM
3 7 (3.35%) Ethernet
4 6 (2.87%) 3G
5 5 (2.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.44%) DNS
7 2 (0.96%) SSL
7 2 (0.96%) DHCP
8 1 (0.48%) FTP
8 1 (0.48%) HTTP
8 1 (0.48%) DMZ
8 1 (0.48%) DECT
8 1 (0.48%) TETRA
8 1 (0.48%) SSH
8 1 (0.48%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.78%) MySQL
2 4 (1.91%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.96%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.48%) Big Data
4 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 12 (5.74%) LabVIEW
3 4 (1.91%) Selenium
3 4 (1.91%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.96%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.96%) NWDS
6 1 (0.48%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.48%) GCC
6 1 (0.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) JIRA
6 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 49 (23.44%) Manufacturing
2 31 (14.83%) Military
3 16 (7.66%) Marketing
4 12 (5.74%) Finance
5 11 (5.26%) Games
6 10 (4.78%) Automotive
6 10 (4.78%) Multimedia
7 7 (3.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 29 (13.88%) Developer
3 22 (10.53%) Author
3 22 (10.53%) Technical Author
4 20 (9.57%) Software Developer
5 19 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 19 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 19 (9.09%) Senior Technical Author
6 18 (8.61%) Electronics Engineer
7 17 (8.13%) C++ Developer
8 14 (6.70%) Programmer
8 14 (6.70%) Project Manager
8 14 (6.70%) Graduate
8 14 (6.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 13 (6.22%) Software Programmer
9 13 (6.22%) C++ Programmer
9 13 (6.22%) Design Engineer
10 10 (4.78%) C Developer
11 9 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.83%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.31%) .NET
2 22 (10.53%) HTML
3 19 (9.09%) XML
3 19 (9.09%) XSLT
4 14 (6.70%) OpenCL
5 11 (5.26%) OpenGL ES
6 10 (4.78%) Direct3D
7 6 (2.87%) OpenGL
8 5 (2.39%) DirectX
8 5 (2.39%) Direct3D Mobile
9 3 (1.44%) Middleware
9 3 (1.44%) Java SE
10 2 (0.96%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.96%) BAPI
10 2 (0.96%) Flash
10 2 (0.96%) J2SE
10 2 (0.96%) EDI
10 2 (0.96%) J2EE
10 2 (0.96%) SOAP
10 2 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 81 (38.76%) Computer Science
2 39 (18.66%) Algorithms
3 38 (18.18%) Internet of Things
4 29 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (11.96%) Chemistry
6 17 (8.13%) Device Driver
7 12 (5.74%) Mathematics
7 12 (5.74%) Physics
8 11 (5.26%) VHDL
8 11 (5.26%) Verilog
8 11 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 10 (4.78%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (2.87%) DTV
10 6 (2.87%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (2.39%) ASIC
11 5 (2.39%) GPGPU
12 4 (1.91%) Open Source
12 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.44%) Mechatronics
14 2 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.79%) Windows
2 21 (10.05%) UNIX
3 19 (9.09%) Linux
4 14 (6.70%) Android
5 7 (3.35%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.91%) CentOS
7 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.96%) Solaris
9 1 (0.48%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.48%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.63%) Software Engineering
2 26 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (11.00%) OO
3 23 (11.00%) Mentoring
4 21 (10.05%) Data Analysis
5 20 (9.57%) CAD
6 19 (9.09%) Content Management
6 19 (9.09%) Coaching
7 18 (8.61%) Project Management
8 15 (7.18%) Line Management
9 10 (4.78%) Performance Improvement
9 10 (4.78%) Waterfall
9 10 (4.78%) Risk Management
10 9 (4.31%) Scrum
10 9 (4.31%) ITIL
11 8 (3.83%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.35%) CRM
12 7 (3.35%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.35%) Programme Management
12 7 (3.35%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 94 (44.98%) C
1 94 (44.98%) C++
2 65 (31.10%) Python
3 37 (17.70%) MATLAB
4 36 (17.22%) Perl
5 32 (15.31%) C#
6 21 (10.05%) Embedded C
6 21 (10.05%) Embedded C++
7 17 (8.13%) Java
8 14 (6.70%) SQL
8 14 (6.70%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.31%) Assembly Language
10 5 (2.39%) PHP
11 4 (1.91%) ABAP
12 3 (1.44%) VBA
13 2 (0.96%) Tcl
13 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.96%) Ruby
14 1 (0.48%) Erlang
14 1 (0.48%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 121 (57.89%) Degree
2 10 (4.78%) PMP
2 10 (4.78%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.44%) PhD
4 2 (0.96%) RHCE
4 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.96%) LPIC
4 2 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (6.22%) Firmware
2 2 (0.96%) Xen
2 2 (0.96%) Postfix
2 2 (0.96%) Sendmail
2 2 (0.96%) KVM
2 2 (0.96%) iptables
2 2 (0.96%) NFS
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) Puppet
2 2 (0.96%) CFEngine
2 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.96%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.66%) EMC
3 12 (5.74%) Oracle
3 12 (5.74%) SAP
4 5 (2.39%) Xilinx
5 4 (1.91%) PTC
5 4 (1.91%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.91%) Autodesk
6 3 (1.44%) Nokia
6 3 (1.44%) IBM
6 3 (1.44%) Vertica
7 2 (0.96%) Marketo
7 2 (0.96%) Proofpoint
7 2 (0.96%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.96%) Sun
7 2 (0.96%) HP
7 2 (0.96%) Dell
7 2 (0.96%) VMware
7 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.96%) Ariba
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