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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 77 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 33 80 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.38% 4.46% 3.46%
As % of the General category 8.78% 12.66% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 57 41
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
376 632 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.07% 35.21% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 301 487 408
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,694 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 61 (58.65%) Degree
2 58 (55.77%) C
3 56 (53.85%) C++
4 44 (42.31%) Software Engineering
4 44 (42.31%) Computer Science
5 42 (40.38%) Python
6 25 (24.04%) Algorithms
7 21 (20.19%) Manufacturing
8 17 (16.35%) C#
8 17 (16.35%) .NET
9 16 (15.38%) MATLAB
10 15 (14.42%) HTML
11 14 (13.46%) Perl
11 14 (13.46%) Embedded C
11 14 (13.46%) Embedded C++
12 13 (12.50%) Data Analysis
12 13 (12.50%) Line Management
12 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
13 12 (11.54%) Linux
13 12 (11.54%) OO
14 11 (10.58%) Windows
14 11 (10.58%) Eclipse
14 11 (10.58%) XML
14 11 (10.58%) XSLT
14 11 (10.58%) Project Management
14 11 (10.58%) Content Management
14 11 (10.58%) Coaching
14 11 (10.58%) Marketing
15 10 (9.62%) Physics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Office
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.96%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Wireless
2 2 (1.92%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) GSM
2 2 (1.92%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.92%) SSL
3 1 (0.96%) DMZ
3 1 (0.96%) LAN
3 1 (0.96%) 3G
3 1 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.92%) MySQL
1 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (0.96%) GCC
3 1 (0.96%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (20.19%) Manufacturing
2 11 (10.58%) Marketing
3 10 (9.62%) Automotive
4 9 (8.65%) Finance
5 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.92%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.92%) Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 15 (14.42%) Developer
2 15 (14.42%) Author
2 15 (14.42%) Technical Author
3 13 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 13 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Senior Technical Author
5 10 (9.62%) C++ Developer
5 10 (9.62%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Electronics Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Graduate
7 8 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Design Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Hardware Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Programmer
8 6 (5.77%) Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Software Programmer
8 6 (5.77%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.35%) .NET
2 15 (14.42%) HTML
3 11 (10.58%) XML
3 11 (10.58%) XSLT
4 3 (2.88%) OpenCL
5 2 (1.92%) J2EE
5 2 (1.92%) J2SE
6 1 (0.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.96%) HTML5
6 1 (0.96%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 25 (24.04%) Algorithms
3 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.62%) Physics
5 9 (8.65%) VHDL
5 9 (8.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.81%) Verilog
7 5 (4.81%) DTV
7 5 (4.81%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.85%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.88%) Mechatronics
10 2 (1.92%) Replication
10 2 (1.92%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.96%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.96%) Telematics
11 1 (0.96%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.96%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Linux
2 11 (10.58%) Windows
3 9 (8.65%) Android
4 8 (7.69%) UNIX
5 7 (6.73%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.92%) CentOS
7 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.96%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.96%) Symbian OS
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.31%) Software Engineering
2 13 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 13 (12.50%) Line Management
3 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
3 12 (11.54%) OO
4 11 (10.58%) Project Management
4 11 (10.58%) Content Management
4 11 (10.58%) Coaching
5 8 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.77%) Scrum
8 5 (4.81%) Programme Management
8 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.81%) CAD
8 5 (4.81%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (3.85%) Manual Testing
9 4 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (2.88%) Signal Processing
10 3 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.77%) C
2 56 (53.85%) C++
3 42 (40.38%) Python
4 17 (16.35%) C#
5 16 (15.38%) MATLAB
6 14 (13.46%) Perl
6 14 (13.46%) Embedded C
6 14 (13.46%) Embedded C++
7 9 (8.65%) Java
7 9 (8.65%) SQL
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.92%) Ruby
8 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.92%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 61 (58.65%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) RHCE
3 2 (1.92%) LPIC
4 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.96%) ARP4754
2 1 (0.96%) ARP4761
2 1 (0.96%) DO-160
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (1.92%) Xen
2 2 (1.92%) Postfix
2 2 (1.92%) KVM
2 2 (1.92%) iptables
3 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.92%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) EMC
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle
3 5 (4.81%) SAP
4 4 (3.85%) Autodesk
4 4 (3.85%) PTC
4 4 (3.85%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) Proofpoint
6 1 (0.96%) Altera
6 1 (0.96%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.96%) QNX
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£35,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + good bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48K DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago