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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 22 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 133 88 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.15% 6.20% 6.63%
As % of the General category 26.65% 16.03% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 80
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 £27,000 £34,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
499 549 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.58% 38.69% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 338 468 406
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 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 January 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 101 (55.80%) Degree
2 75 (41.44%) C
3 73 (40.33%) Software Engineering
4 62 (34.25%) C++
5 58 (32.04%) Computer Science
6 50 (27.62%) Python
7 44 (24.31%) Internet
7 44 (24.31%) Manufacturing
8 39 (21.55%) Windows
9 37 (20.44%) Internet of Things
10 36 (19.89%) Military
11 35 (19.34%) Perl
12 30 (16.57%) MATLAB
13 28 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (13.81%) Chemistry
14 25 (13.81%) OO
15 24 (13.26%) C#
16 23 (12.71%) Microsoft
16 23 (12.71%) Mentoring
17 22 (12.15%) Algorithms
17 22 (12.15%) Eclipse
17 22 (12.15%) .NET
18 19 (10.50%) HTML
18 19 (10.50%) XML
18 19 (10.50%) XSLT
18 19 (10.50%) Content Management
18 19 (10.50%) Coaching
19 18 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (9.94%) Mathematics
20 17 (9.39%) Marketing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (2.21%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.10%) iPlanet
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Portal
2 2 (1.10%) Lync
2 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.10%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (6.63%) MS Project
2 6 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.76%) TargetLink
4 3 (1.66%) MS Office
5 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) Blender
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.55%) Maya
5 1 (0.55%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.10%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.21%) SaaS
2 3 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (24.31%) Internet
2 16 (8.84%) Wireless
3 7 (3.87%) GSM
3 7 (3.87%) 3G
4 6 (3.31%) Ethernet
5 5 (2.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.66%) DNS
7 2 (1.10%) Firewall
7 2 (1.10%) DHCP
8 1 (0.55%) TETRA
8 1 (0.55%) SSH
8 1 (0.55%) AMQP
8 1 (0.55%) DECT
8 1 (0.55%) FTP
8 1 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.42%) MySQL
2 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.10%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.55%) Big Data
3 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (12.15%) Eclipse
2 16 (8.84%) LabVIEW
3 4 (2.21%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.10%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.10%) NWDS
6 1 (0.55%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.55%) Subversion
6 1 (0.55%) JIRA
6 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 44 (24.31%) Manufacturing
2 36 (19.89%) Military
3 17 (9.39%) Marketing
4 11 (6.08%) Games
5 10 (5.52%) Multimedia
6 9 (4.97%) Finance
7 8 (4.42%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.42%) Automotive
8 1 (0.55%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 58 (32.04%) Software Engineer
2 19 (10.50%) Author
2 19 (10.50%) Technical Author
2 19 (10.50%) Senior Technical Author
3 16 (8.84%) Developer
4 14 (7.73%) Electronics Engineer
5 13 (7.18%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.08%) Graduate
6 11 (6.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) Design Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.97%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Programmer
9 8 (4.42%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Mechanical Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Software Programmer
10 7 (3.87%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) C++ Programmer
10 7 (3.87%) C++ Developer
10 7 (3.87%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.15%) .NET
2 19 (10.50%) HTML
2 19 (10.50%) XML
2 19 (10.50%) XSLT
3 12 (6.63%) OpenCL
4 11 (6.08%) OpenGL ES
5 10 (5.52%) Direct3D
6 6 (3.31%) OpenGL
7 5 (2.76%) Direct3D Mobile
7 5 (2.76%) DirectX
8 3 (1.66%) Java SE
8 3 (1.66%) Middleware
9 2 (1.10%) EDI
9 2 (1.10%) Flash
9 2 (1.10%) SOAP
9 2 (1.10%) Web Services
9 2 (1.10%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.10%) BAPI
9 2 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (32.04%) Computer Science
2 37 (20.44%) Internet of Things
3 25 (13.81%) Chemistry
4 22 (12.15%) Algorithms
5 18 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (9.94%) Mathematics
6 14 (7.73%) Device Driver
6 14 (7.73%) Physics
7 12 (6.63%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (4.42%) Verilog
9 6 (3.31%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (3.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (2.76%) VHDL
10 5 (2.76%) GPGPU
10 5 (2.76%) ASIC
11 4 (2.21%) PKI
11 4 (2.21%) Smartphone
11 4 (2.21%) Cryptography
12 3 (1.66%) Open Source
12 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.55%) Windows
2 17 (9.39%) Linux
2 17 (9.39%) UNIX
3 14 (7.73%) Android
4 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.66%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.10%) Solaris
6 2 (1.10%) CentOS
6 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (40.33%) Software Engineering
2 28 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.81%) OO
4 23 (12.71%) Mentoring
5 19 (10.50%) Content Management
5 19 (10.50%) Coaching
6 17 (9.39%) CAD
7 12 (6.63%) Project Management
8 10 (5.52%) Data Analysis
8 10 (5.52%) Risk Management
8 10 (5.52%) Waterfall
8 10 (5.52%) Performance Improvement
9 8 (4.42%) ITIL
10 7 (3.87%) Stress Analysis
10 7 (3.87%) Business Continuity
10 7 (3.87%) CRM
11 6 (3.31%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.31%) Embedded Software Development
12 5 (2.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (2.76%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 75 (41.44%) C
2 62 (34.25%) C++
3 50 (27.62%) Python
4 35 (19.34%) Perl
5 30 (16.57%) MATLAB
6 24 (13.26%) C#
7 17 (9.39%) Embedded C
8 14 (7.73%) Bash Shell
9 11 (6.08%) Embedded C++
10 10 (5.52%) Java
11 8 (4.42%) Assembly Language
12 7 (3.87%) SQL
13 5 (2.76%) PHP
14 4 (2.21%) ABAP
15 3 (1.66%) VBA
16 2 (1.10%) Tcl
17 1 (0.55%) GLSL
17 1 (0.55%) TTCN
17 1 (0.55%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 101 (55.80%) Degree
2 10 (5.52%) PMP
2 10 (5.52%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.66%) PhD
4 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.21%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (8.84%) Firmware
2 5 (2.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) NFS
3 2 (1.10%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Puppet
2 2 (1.10%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 23 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.08%) EMC
3 9 (4.97%) SAP
4 8 (4.42%) SolidWorks
5 6 (3.31%) Oracle
6 3 (1.66%) Vertica
6 3 (1.66%) IBM
6 3 (1.66%) Nokia
7 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.10%) HP
7 2 (1.10%) Dell
7 2 (1.10%) Ariba
7 2 (1.10%) Sun
7 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.10%) Xilinx
7 2 (1.10%) VMware
7 2 (1.10%) Marketo
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco
8 1 (0.55%) QNX
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £57000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, medical
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: to circa £45k upon experience + benefits
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Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
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