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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 67 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 50 71 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.83% 4.72% 4.33%
As % of the General category 7.25% 16.75% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 65
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
690 424 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.07% 28.21% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 479 346 526
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 October 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 71 (52.99%) Degree
2 59 (44.03%) C
3 54 (40.30%) Software Engineering
4 39 (29.10%) Wireless
4 39 (29.10%) C++
4 39 (29.10%) Computer Science
5 33 (24.63%) Windows
6 29 (21.64%) UNIX
7 28 (20.90%) Telecoms
8 27 (20.15%) Manufacturing
8 27 (20.15%) Marketing
9 26 (19.40%) Python
10 22 (16.42%) Embedded C
10 22 (16.42%) Mentoring
11 20 (14.93%) OO
12 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (14.18%) Mathematics
13 18 (13.43%) Embedded Systems
13 18 (13.43%) MATLAB
14 16 (11.94%) Linux
15 15 (11.19%) C#
15 15 (11.19%) Firmware
16 14 (10.45%) Military
16 14 (10.45%) Physics
16 14 (10.45%) Android
17 13 (9.70%) Digital Marketing
17 13 (9.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 13 (9.70%) Algorithms
17 13 (9.70%) Programme Management
17 13 (9.70%) Finance

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.49%) Lync
3 2 (1.49%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.49%) CloudStack
3 2 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) MS Office
2 7 (5.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.48%) Simulink
4 5 (3.73%) TargetLink
5 4 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (9.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 39 (29.10%) Wireless
2 7 (5.22%) Internet
3 6 (4.48%) GPRS
4 3 (2.24%) GSM
4 3 (2.24%) 3G
4 3 (2.24%) Firewall
4 3 (2.24%) Broadband
5 2 (1.49%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.49%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.75%) TETRA
6 1 (0.75%) VLAN
6 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.99%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (20.90%) Telecoms
2 27 (20.15%) Manufacturing
2 27 (20.15%) Marketing
3 14 (10.45%) Military
4 13 (9.70%) Finance
5 8 (5.97%) Multimedia
6 6 (4.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.75%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 43 (32.09%) Software Engineer
2 16 (11.94%) Author
2 16 (11.94%) Technical Author
3 13 (9.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (7.46%) Senior Technical Author
5 9 (6.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (5.97%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.22%) Architect
8 6 (4.48%) Graduate
8 6 (4.48%) Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Hardware Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Electronics Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) DSP Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Systems Architect
9 5 (3.73%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Principal Architect
9 5 (3.73%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.21%) HTML
1 11 (8.21%) .NET
2 10 (7.46%) XML
2 10 (7.46%) XSLT
3 9 (6.72%) J2EE
4 5 (3.73%) OpenGL
4 5 (3.73%) DirectX
4 5 (3.73%) Direct3D
4 5 (3.73%) OpenCL
4 5 (3.73%) OpenGL ES
4 5 (3.73%) Direct3D Mobile
5 2 (1.49%) MFC
6 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.10%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.18%) Mathematics
3 18 (13.43%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (10.45%) Physics
5 13 (9.70%) DTV
5 13 (9.70%) Algorithms
6 10 (7.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (6.72%) PKI
7 9 (6.72%) Smartphone
7 9 (6.72%) Management Information System
7 9 (6.72%) Cryptography
8 6 (4.48%) Device Driver
8 6 (4.48%) Smart Meter
9 5 (3.73%) GPGPU
9 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.73%) Chip and PIN
9 5 (3.73%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (3.73%) VHDL
10 4 (2.99%) Blackberry
11 3 (2.24%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.63%) Windows
2 29 (21.64%) UNIX
3 16 (11.94%) Linux
4 14 (10.45%) Android
5 8 (5.97%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.48%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.30%) Software Engineering
2 22 (16.42%) Mentoring
3 20 (14.93%) OO
4 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (9.70%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (9.70%) Programme Management
5 13 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.21%) Configuration Management
7 10 (7.46%) Information Security
7 10 (7.46%) Content Management
7 10 (7.46%) Coaching
8 7 (5.22%) Software Architecture
8 7 (5.22%) Integration Testing
8 7 (5.22%) OOP
8 7 (5.22%) Project Management
8 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.48%) ITIL
9 6 (4.48%) UML
9 6 (4.48%) Signal Processing
9 6 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.03%) C
2 39 (29.10%) C++
3 26 (19.40%) Python
4 22 (16.42%) Embedded C
5 18 (13.43%) MATLAB
6 15 (11.19%) C#
7 13 (9.70%) Perl
8 12 (8.96%) SQL
8 12 (8.96%) Java
9 7 (5.22%) Embedded C++
9 7 (5.22%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 71 (52.99%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) PhD
3 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.49%) CCNA
4 2 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (0.75%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.75%) CISSP
5 1 (0.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.73%) JTAG
3 4 (2.99%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.99%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (11.19%) Firmware
2 6 (4.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (9.70%) SAP
2 12 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.72%) Oracle
4 5 (3.73%) Sybase
5 4 (2.99%) Cisco
5 4 (2.99%) EMC
6 2 (1.49%) Huawei
7 1 (0.75%) QNX
7 1 (0.75%) Perforce
7 1 (0.75%) SolidWorks
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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CSR
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + car
Posted: 2 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 2 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: c£27k
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: c£27k
Posted: 3 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Glotel
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
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ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £27k + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 14 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago
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ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago