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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 58 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 59 56 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.32% 3.63% 3.71%
As % of the General category 8.61% 11.76% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 50
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
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
685 476 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.59% 30.89% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 491 405 455
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,712
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 16 September 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 82 (52.90%) Degree
2 53 (34.19%) Wireless
3 47 (30.32%) C
4 46 (29.68%) Software Engineering
5 42 (27.10%) Computer Science
6 36 (23.23%) C++
6 36 (23.23%) Telecoms
7 32 (20.65%) UNIX
8 30 (19.35%) Manufacturing
9 28 (18.06%) Windows
9 28 (18.06%) Marketing
10 24 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (14.19%) MS Office
12 21 (13.55%) Mentoring
13 19 (12.26%) Finance
13 19 (12.26%) Embedded C
14 18 (11.61%) Python
14 18 (11.61%) Military
14 18 (11.61%) Embedded Systems
15 17 (10.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (10.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 17 (10.97%) Mathematics
15 17 (10.97%) Digital Marketing
15 17 (10.97%) Programme Management
15 17 (10.97%) Linux
15 17 (10.97%) SAP
15 17 (10.97%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (10.97%) DTV
16 16 (10.32%) MATLAB
16 16 (10.32%) Microsoft

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (5.16%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (3.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (3.87%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.29%) CloudStack
3 2 (1.29%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.29%) Apache
4 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (14.19%) MS Office
2 12 (7.74%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.87%) Simulink
3 6 (3.87%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.94%) TargetLink
5 2 (1.29%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.65%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 17 (10.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 53 (34.19%) Wireless
2 7 (4.52%) GPRS
3 6 (3.87%) Internet
4 4 (2.58%) Broadband
4 4 (2.58%) GSM
5 3 (1.94%) 3G
5 3 (1.94%) Firewall
6 2 (1.29%) ZigBee
6 2 (1.29%) TETRA
6 2 (1.29%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.29%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.29%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.65%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 36 (23.23%) Telecoms
2 30 (19.35%) Manufacturing
3 28 (18.06%) Marketing
4 19 (12.26%) Finance
5 18 (11.61%) Military
6 9 (5.81%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.58%) Automotive
8 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (23.23%) Software Engineer
2 22 (14.19%) Author
2 22 (14.19%) Technical Author
3 12 (7.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (5.81%) Team Leader
5 9 (5.81%) Developer
5 9 (5.81%) Architect
6 8 (5.16%) Senior Technical Author
6 8 (5.16%) Electronics Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Junior
6 8 (5.16%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Senior Architect
8 6 (3.87%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (3.87%) DSP Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Hardware Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.74%) J2EE
2 10 (6.45%) .NET
3 8 (5.16%) XML
4 7 (4.52%) HTML
5 6 (3.87%) XSLT
6 5 (3.23%) OpenGL
6 5 (3.23%) DirectX
6 5 (3.23%) Direct3D
6 5 (3.23%) OpenCL
6 5 (3.23%) OpenGL ES
6 5 (3.23%) Direct3D Mobile
7 2 (1.29%) MFC
8 1 (0.65%) Middleware
8 1 (0.65%) WinForms
8 1 (0.65%) WCF
8 1 (0.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.10%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.61%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (10.97%) Mathematics
3 17 (10.97%) DTV
4 12 (7.74%) Firmware
4 12 (7.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.45%) Chip and PIN
6 9 (5.81%) Physics
7 8 (5.16%) Cryptography
7 8 (5.16%) PKI
8 7 (4.52%) Device Driver
9 6 (3.87%) Smart Meter
9 6 (3.87%) Smartphone
9 6 (3.87%) Blackberry
10 5 (3.23%) VHDL
10 5 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (3.23%) GPGPU
10 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.94%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.65%) UNIX
2 28 (18.06%) Windows
3 17 (10.97%) Linux
4 9 (5.81%) Android
5 6 (3.87%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.68%) Software Engineering
2 24 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (13.55%) Mentoring
4 17 (10.97%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (10.97%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (10.97%) Programme Management
4 17 (10.97%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (10.32%) OO
6 12 (7.74%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.45%) Change Management
8 9 (5.81%) Information Security
9 8 (5.16%) ITIL
10 7 (4.52%) Project Management
10 7 (4.52%) Integration Testing
10 7 (4.52%) Signal Processing
11 6 (3.87%) Line Management
11 6 (3.87%) Coaching
11 6 (3.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (3.87%) Incident Management
11 6 (3.87%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.32%) C
2 36 (23.23%) C++
3 19 (12.26%) Embedded C
4 18 (11.61%) Python
5 16 (10.32%) MATLAB
5 16 (10.32%) Java
6 15 (9.68%) SQL
7 14 (9.03%) C#
8 10 (6.45%) Perl
9 7 (4.52%) Assembly Language
10 6 (3.87%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 82 (52.90%) Degree
2 7 (4.52%) PhD
3 5 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.94%) CISSP
5 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.29%) MCSE
5 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.29%) CCNA
6 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.65%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.16%) ISO 9000
2 6 (3.87%) SLA
3 5 (3.23%) JTAG
4 3 (1.94%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (10.97%) SAP
2 16 (10.32%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.74%) Oracle
4 8 (5.16%) Sybase
5 6 (3.87%) Cisco
6 5 (3.23%) EMC
7 2 (1.29%) Huawei
7 2 (1.29%) Perforce
8 1 (0.65%) SolidWorks
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Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: to £65k
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £65k
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to c£55k, may consider higher
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: to c£45k + package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: c£45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: to c£45k plus benefits
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Salary: to c£45,000 + Excellent Benefits
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