The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 58 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 89 86 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.60% 3.60% 3.46%
As % of the General category 10.79% 11.33% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 66
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
825 759 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.41% 31.73% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 641 609 709
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Cambridgeshire region.

Electronics Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +19 80 £47,500 +5.55% 29
Huntingdon - 1 £33,000 -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 136 (54.62%) Degree
2 80 (32.13%) Wireless
3 65 (26.10%) Software Engineering
4 63 (25.30%) C++
5 62 (24.90%) C
6 44 (17.67%) Computer Science
7 37 (14.86%) Windows
8 36 (14.46%) Linux
8 36 (14.46%) C#
8 36 (14.46%) Manufacturing
9 34 (13.65%) Mathematics
9 34 (13.65%) Marketing
10 33 (13.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 33 (13.25%) Python
11 32 (12.85%) UNIX
11 32 (12.85%) Firmware
12 30 (12.05%) Telecoms
13 29 (11.65%) VHDL
14 25 (10.04%) Perl
14 25 (10.04%) Bluetooth
15 24 (9.64%) .NET
15 24 (9.64%) Embedded Systems
16 23 (9.24%) OO
16 23 (9.24%) Microsoft
16 23 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (8.84%) Wi-Fi
17 22 (8.84%) Configuration Management
17 22 (8.84%) MATLAB
17 22 (8.84%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (8.43%) MS Office

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (3.21%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (2.01%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 5 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (2.01%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.61%) CMS
4 2 (0.80%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (8.43%) MS Office
2 12 (4.82%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.02%) FrameMaker
4 6 (2.41%) Simulink
5 5 (2.01%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.61%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.80%) MS Project
8 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (6.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 80 (32.13%) Wireless
2 25 (10.04%) Bluetooth
3 22 (8.84%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (3.61%) UWB
5 7 (2.81%) GPRS
6 6 (2.41%) Internet
7 5 (2.01%) GSM
8 4 (1.61%) Broadband
8 4 (1.61%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.61%) TETRA
9 3 (1.20%) NFC
9 3 (1.20%) 802.11
10 2 (0.80%) 3G
10 2 (0.80%) Firewall
10 2 (0.80%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.40%) VLAN
11 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.40%) LAN
11 1 (0.40%) WLAN
11 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (6.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 36 (14.46%) Manufacturing
2 34 (13.65%) Marketing
3 30 (12.05%) Telecoms
4 20 (8.03%) Automotive
5 18 (7.23%) Finance
6 15 (6.02%) Military
7 9 (3.61%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.80%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (21.69%) Software Engineer
2 27 (10.84%) Electronics Engineer
3 25 (10.04%) Author
3 25 (10.04%) Technical Author
4 18 (7.23%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (6.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 14 (5.62%) Design Engineer
6 14 (5.62%) C# Software Engineer
6 14 (5.62%) Team Leader
6 14 (5.62%) Hardware Engineer
7 13 (5.22%) Junior
8 12 (4.82%) Developer
8 12 (4.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (4.42%) Senior Technical Author
10 9 (3.61%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.61%) Architect
10 9 (3.61%) Senior Architect
10 9 (3.61%) Development Engineer
11 8 (3.21%) Senior Design Engineer
11 8 (3.21%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.64%) .NET
2 16 (6.43%) XML
3 12 (4.82%) J2EE
4 5 (2.01%) OpenCL
4 5 (2.01%) OpenGL ES
4 5 (2.01%) Direct3D
4 5 (2.01%) OpenGL
4 5 (2.01%) DirectX
5 2 (0.80%) MFC
5 2 (0.80%) HTML
6 1 (0.40%) WinForms
6 1 (0.40%) Qt
6 1 (0.40%) XMPP
6 1 (0.40%) WCF
6 1 (0.40%) WPF
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.40%) XSLT
6 1 (0.40%) Middleware
6 1 (0.40%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.67%) Computer Science
2 34 (13.65%) Mathematics
3 33 (13.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 32 (12.85%) Firmware
5 29 (11.65%) VHDL
6 24 (9.64%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (8.03%) Device Driver
8 16 (6.43%) DTV
9 14 (5.62%) Verilog
10 13 (5.22%) Management Information System
11 10 (4.02%) E-Learning
11 10 (4.02%) Animation
12 9 (3.61%) Physics
12 9 (3.61%) Chip and PIN
13 6 (2.41%) ASIC
13 6 (2.41%) PKI
13 6 (2.41%) Smart Meter
13 6 (2.41%) Cryptography
14 5 (2.01%) GPGPU
14 5 (2.01%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.86%) Windows
2 36 (14.46%) Linux
3 32 (12.85%) UNIX
4 16 (6.43%) Android
5 7 (2.81%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (2.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.10%) Software Engineering
2 23 (9.24%) OO
2 23 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (8.84%) Configuration Management
3 22 (8.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (7.23%) Signal Processing
5 16 (6.43%) Programme Management
5 16 (6.43%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (6.43%) Multithreading
5 16 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (5.62%) Software Architecture
7 11 (4.42%) Project Management
7 11 (4.42%) Change Management
8 10 (4.02%) UML
9 9 (3.61%) Validation
10 8 (3.21%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (2.81%) Information Security
11 7 (2.81%) Integration Testing
11 7 (2.81%) ITIL
12 6 (2.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 63 (25.30%) C++
2 62 (24.90%) C
3 36 (14.46%) C#
4 33 (13.25%) Python
5 25 (10.04%) Perl
6 22 (8.84%) MATLAB
7 19 (7.63%) Java
8 15 (6.02%) Embedded C
9 14 (5.62%) SQL
10 12 (4.82%) Assembly Language
11 7 (2.81%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.61%) PowerHouse
13 3 (1.20%) Ruby
13 3 (1.20%) Tcl
14 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 136 (54.62%) Degree
2 11 (4.42%) PhD
3 4 (1.61%) CISSP
4 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.80%) MCSE
5 2 (0.80%) CCNA
5 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) CCNP
6 1 (0.40%) CISM
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.41%) ISO 9000
2 5 (2.01%) JTAG
2 5 (2.01%) SLA
3 4 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) NFS
2 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (9.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.43%) SAP
3 12 (4.82%) Oracle
4 9 (3.61%) EMC
5 8 (3.21%) Sybase
6 7 (2.81%) Perforce
7 6 (2.41%) Cisco
7 6 (2.41%) Xilinx
7 6 (2.41%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 3 (1.20%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 3 (1.20%) BT
9 2 (0.80%) Huawei
10 1 (0.40%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.40%) Symbian
10 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.40%) Juniper
10 1 (0.40%) Apple
10 1 (0.40%) Sage
10 1 (0.40%) NetApp
10 1 (0.40%) Nokia
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