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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 47 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 68 131 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.56% 8.12% 6.51%
As % of the General category 15.53% 27.58% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 63 83
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £27,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
438 475 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.36% 29.43% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 327 330 461
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £60,000
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 13 February 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 64 (45.71%) Python
2 55 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 51 (36.43%) C
4 48 (34.29%) C++
5 39 (27.86%) Degree
6 33 (23.57%) QA
7 27 (19.29%) Computer Science
8 17 (12.14%) Content Management
8 17 (12.14%) CMS
8 17 (12.14%) Physics
8 17 (12.14%) Mentoring
8 17 (12.14%) Coaching
9 15 (10.71%) Manual Testing
10 14 (10.00%) C#
10 14 (10.00%) SQL
10 14 (10.00%) Windows
11 13 (9.29%) Linux
11 13 (9.29%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (8.57%) Automation Testing
13 11 (7.86%) Test Automation
13 11 (7.86%) Manufacturing
13 11 (7.86%) Java
14 10 (7.14%) Wireless
14 10 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 9 (6.43%) .NET
15 9 (6.43%) Oracle
15 9 (6.43%) Unix
16 8 (5.71%) Firmware
16 8 (5.71%) LabVIEW
16 8 (5.71%) Agile Software Development

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (12.14%) CMS
2 3 (2.14%) Apache
2 3 (2.14%) MediaWiki
2 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Simulink
2 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) Wireless
2 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.71%) LabVIEW
2 5 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.43%) Android Studio
General
1 11 (7.86%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.00%) Automotive
3 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.57%) Finance
4 5 (3.57%) Marketing
5 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.71%) Military
6 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (21.43%) Developer
1 30 (21.43%) Electronics Engineer
2 24 (17.14%) Author
2 24 (17.14%) Technical Author
3 20 (14.29%) Tester
4 19 (13.57%) Software Engineer
5 17 (12.14%) Senior Technical Author
6 15 (10.71%) Test Engineer
7 13 (9.29%) Python Developer
7 13 (9.29%) Software Test Engineer
8 11 (7.86%) Analyst
8 11 (7.86%) Developer in Test
8 11 (7.86%) Test Analyst
9 10 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (6.43%) Design Engineer
10 9 (6.43%) Senior Electronics Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Automation Tester
11 7 (5.00%) C Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.43%) .NET
2 5 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.86%) CSS
3 4 (2.86%) WPF
4 3 (2.14%) HTML
4 3 (2.14%) J2EE
4 3 (2.14%) WinForms
5 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.71%) COM
5 1 (0.71%) jQuery
5 1 (0.71%) MFC
5 1 (0.71%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.71%) Qt
5 1 (0.71%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.29%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.14%) Physics
3 13 (9.29%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 7 (5.00%) Verilog
7 6 (4.29%) VHDL
8 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.14%) ASIC
9 3 (2.14%) Neural Network
10 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.43%) STB
11 1 (0.71%) CPLD
11 1 (0.71%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.00%) Windows
2 13 (9.29%) Linux
3 9 (6.43%) Unix
4 6 (4.29%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.14%) Android
6 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 17 (12.14%) Coaching
2 17 (12.14%) Content Management
2 17 (12.14%) Mentoring
3 15 (10.71%) Manual Testing
4 12 (8.57%) Automation Testing
5 11 (7.86%) Test Automation
6 8 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.29%) CAD
7 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing Engineering
8 5 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (3.57%) Electronic Design Automation
8 5 (3.57%) OO
8 5 (3.57%) Open Source
8 5 (3.57%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.57%) Project Management
8 5 (3.57%) Signal Processing
9 4 (2.86%) Multithreading
9 4 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 64 (45.71%) Python
2 51 (36.43%) C
3 48 (34.29%) C++
4 14 (10.00%) C#
4 14 (10.00%) SQL
5 11 (7.86%) Java
6 5 (3.57%) Embedded C
6 5 (3.57%) VB
7 3 (2.14%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.43%) R
9 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (27.86%) Degree
2 5 (3.57%) PhD
3 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) HNC
4 1 (0.71%) HND
4 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (23.57%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.14%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.71%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.71%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (5.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (6.43%) Oracle
2 7 (5.00%) Roku
3 6 (4.29%) Autodesk
3 6 (4.29%) EMC
3 6 (4.29%) PTC
4 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.57%) SAP
5 3 (2.14%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Best Salary in Cambridge!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £29k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £62500 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30K + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £25k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge - West
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DoE
Posted: 19 days ago