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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 71 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 38 70 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.75% 4.76% 7.15%
As % of the General category 8.26% 16.39% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 67 108
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
460 427 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.24% 29.03% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 356 356 509
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 April 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 52 (49.06%) Python
2 50 (47.17%) C
3 43 (40.57%) C++
4 42 (39.62%) Software Engineering
5 28 (26.42%) Degree
6 27 (25.47%) Mentoring
6 27 (25.47%) Coaching
6 27 (25.47%) Content Management
6 27 (25.47%) CMS
7 18 (16.98%) QA
8 17 (16.04%) Computer Science
9 14 (13.21%) Manufacturing
10 12 (11.32%) Linux
11 11 (10.38%) SQL
12 10 (9.43%) Java
12 10 (9.43%) Marketing
13 8 (7.55%) Roku
13 8 (7.55%) Oracle
13 8 (7.55%) CSS
13 8 (7.55%) Unix
13 8 (7.55%) EMC
13 8 (7.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 7 (6.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (6.60%) LabVIEW
14 7 (6.60%) Programme Management
14 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
14 7 (6.60%) Finance
14 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (6.60%) Windows
14 7 (6.60%) SAP

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 27 (25.47%) CMS
2 5 (4.72%) MediaWiki
2 5 (4.72%) WordPress
3 3 (2.83%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Simulink
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.83%) Wireless
3 2 (1.89%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) VPN
4 1 (0.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.94%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (13.21%) Manufacturing
2 10 (9.43%) Marketing
3 7 (6.60%) Finance
3 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (33.96%) Author
1 36 (33.96%) Technical Author
2 27 (25.47%) Senior Technical Author
3 21 (19.81%) Electronics Engineer
4 17 (16.04%) Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Software Test Engineer
5 14 (13.21%) Test Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Design Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Tester
7 7 (6.60%) Hardware Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Linux Developer
8 6 (5.66%) C Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Python Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Architect
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) CSS
2 7 (6.60%) HTML
3 3 (2.83%) J2EE
4 2 (1.89%) SOAP
5 1 (0.94%) .NET
5 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.94%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.94%) HTML5
5 1 (0.94%) Java RMI
5 1 (0.94%) JDBC
5 1 (0.94%) jQuery
5 1 (0.94%) JSON
5 1 (0.94%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.94%) Qt
5 1 (0.94%) Spring
5 1 (0.94%) STL
5 1 (0.94%) XML
5 1 (0.94%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (5.66%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (5.66%) Verilog
4 5 (4.72%) VHDL
5 3 (2.83%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.83%) Neural Network
5 3 (2.83%) Physics
6 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.94%) ASIC
7 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) Robotics
7 1 (0.94%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Linux
2 8 (7.55%) Unix
3 7 (6.60%) Windows
4 5 (4.72%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.62%) Software Engineering
2 27 (25.47%) Coaching
2 27 (25.47%) Content Management
2 27 (25.47%) Mentoring
3 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (6.60%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (6.60%) Programme Management
4 6 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (5.66%) Manual Testing
5 5 (4.72%) Automation Testing
5 5 (4.72%) CAD
5 5 (4.72%) Manufacturing Engineering
5 5 (4.72%) Open Source
5 5 (4.72%) Signal Processing
6 4 (3.77%) Open Source Development
6 4 (3.77%) Test Automation
7 3 (2.83%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.83%) Machine Learning
7 3 (2.83%) Software Testing
7 3 (2.83%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.06%) Python
2 50 (47.17%) C
3 43 (40.57%) C++
4 11 (10.38%) SQL
5 10 (9.43%) Java
6 6 (5.66%) C#
7 5 (4.72%) VB
8 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.83%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.94%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (26.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) CCENT
3 1 (0.94%) CCNA
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.94%) HNC
3 1 (0.94%) HND
3 1 (0.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.98%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.94%) ISO13485
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (7.55%) EMC
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle
1 8 (7.55%) Roku
2 7 (6.60%) SAP
3 5 (4.72%) Autodesk
3 5 (4.72%) PTC
4 3 (2.83%) Sybase
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
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