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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 70 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 36 73 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.56% 3.98% 3.49%
As % of the General category 10.56% 10.41% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 34
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
341 701 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.24% 38.26% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 278 515 421
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
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 1 September 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 48 (50.00%) Degree
2 42 (43.75%) C
3 39 (40.63%) C++
4 35 (36.46%) Python
5 33 (34.38%) Software Engineering
6 30 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 21 (21.88%) Manufacturing
8 18 (18.75%) Algorithms
9 13 (13.54%) Physics
10 12 (12.50%) QA
10 12 (12.50%) Project Management
10 12 (12.50%) Linux
10 12 (12.50%) C#
10 12 (12.50%) .NET
11 10 (10.42%) HTML
11 10 (10.42%) Embedded C
11 10 (10.42%) Embedded C++
11 10 (10.42%) Automotive
11 10 (10.42%) Marketing
12 9 (9.38%) Line Management
12 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (9.38%) Data Analysis
12 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
12 9 (9.38%) Finance
12 9 (9.38%) Wireless
12 9 (9.38%) Firmware
12 9 (9.38%) Perl
12 9 (9.38%) Windows
13 8 (8.33%) EMC

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Simulink
1 1 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) Wireless
2 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.08%) SSL
3 1 (1.04%) DMZ
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) VLAN
3 1 (1.04%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) MySQL
1 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.08%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (1.04%) GCC
General
1 21 (21.88%) Manufacturing
2 10 (10.42%) Marketing
2 10 (10.42%) Automotive
3 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.38%) Finance
4 3 (3.13%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Games
6 1 (1.04%) Military
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Software Engineer
2 12 (12.50%) Developer
2 12 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Author
3 10 (10.42%) Technical Author
4 9 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Technical Author
7 6 (6.25%) Graduate
8 5 (5.21%) Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Tester
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Hardware Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) .NET
2 10 (10.42%) HTML
3 7 (7.29%) XML
3 7 (7.29%) XSLT
4 2 (2.08%) OpenCL
5 1 (1.04%) J2EE
5 1 (1.04%) J2SE
5 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 18 (18.75%) Algorithms
3 13 (13.54%) Physics
4 9 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.33%) VHDL
5 8 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (6.25%) Verilog
6 6 (6.25%) DTV
7 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.13%) Device Driver
8 3 (3.13%) Mechatronics
9 2 (2.08%) Replication
10 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.04%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.04%) CPLD
10 1 (1.04%) Handset
10 1 (1.04%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.50%) Linux
2 9 (9.38%) Windows
3 7 (7.29%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (7.29%) Android
4 6 (6.25%) UNIX
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) CentOS
6 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.04%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.04%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 12 (12.50%) Project Management
3 9 (9.38%) Data Analysis
3 9 (9.38%) Line Management
4 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (7.29%) Manual Testing
5 7 (7.29%) Content Management
5 7 (7.29%) OO
5 7 (7.29%) Coaching
6 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 6 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (5.21%) CAD
7 5 (5.21%) Automation Testing
8 4 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.17%) Scrum
9 3 (3.13%) ITIL
9 3 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.13%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.75%) C
2 39 (40.63%) C++
3 35 (36.46%) Python
4 12 (12.50%) C#
5 10 (10.42%) Embedded C
5 10 (10.42%) Embedded C++
6 9 (9.38%) Perl
7 8 (8.33%) MATLAB
8 7 (7.29%) Java
9 6 (6.25%) SQL
10 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.08%) Ruby
10 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.08%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 48 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) RHCE
3 2 (2.08%) LPIC
4 1 (1.04%) PhD
4 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.04%) ARP4754
2 1 (1.04%) ARP4761
2 1 (1.04%) DO-160
System Software
1 9 (9.38%) Firmware
2 2 (2.08%) Xen
2 2 (2.08%) Postfix
2 2 (2.08%) KVM
2 2 (2.08%) iptables
3 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (8.33%) EMC
2 6 (6.25%) SAP
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle
4 3 (3.13%) Autodesk
4 3 (3.13%) PTC
5 2 (2.08%) Xilinx
5 2 (2.08%) Proofpoint
5 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.04%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.04%) QNX
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 65,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + good bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Outstanding
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive graduate salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive graduate salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 8 days ago