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 14 July 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 54 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 96 84 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.01% 3.53% 3.81%
As % of the General category 12.31% 11.70% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 65
Average salary £46,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
General Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
780 718 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.55% 30.18% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 617 579 707
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 £29,981 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 14 July 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 14 July 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 +20 91 £46,000 +2.22% 34
Huntingdon - 1 £33,000 -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 130 (51.38%) Degree
2 83 (32.81%) Wireless
3 68 (26.88%) C++
4 65 (25.69%) Software Engineering
5 64 (25.30%) C
6 39 (15.42%) Computer Science
6 39 (15.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 38 (15.02%) Manufacturing
8 37 (14.62%) C#
9 36 (14.23%) Windows
9 36 (14.23%) Marketing
10 35 (13.83%) Linux
11 33 (13.04%) VHDL
12 31 (12.25%) Mathematics
13 30 (11.86%) UNIX
13 30 (11.86%) Embedded Systems
14 29 (11.46%) Python
15 28 (11.07%) Telecoms
15 28 (11.07%) Firmware
16 25 (9.88%) Bluetooth
17 24 (9.49%) Microsoft
17 24 (9.49%) OO
17 24 (9.49%) Perl
18 23 (9.09%) .NET
18 23 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
19 22 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (8.30%) Configuration Management
21 20 (7.91%) MATLAB
21 20 (7.91%) MS Office

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 (3.16%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.37%) CMS
3 4 (1.58%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.58%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (7.91%) MS Office
2 13 (5.14%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.74%) FrameMaker
4 5 (1.98%) Simulink
5 4 (1.58%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (1.58%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.79%) MS Project
7 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (6.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 83 (32.81%) Wireless
2 25 (9.88%) Bluetooth
3 22 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (3.56%) UWB
5 7 (2.77%) GPRS
6 5 (1.98%) GSM
6 5 (1.98%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.58%) Broadband
7 4 (1.58%) Internet
8 3 (1.19%) 802.11
8 3 (1.19%) NFC
8 3 (1.19%) TETRA
9 2 (0.79%) ZigBee
9 2 (0.79%) Modbus
9 2 (0.79%) Firewall
9 2 (0.79%) 3G
10 1 (0.40%) LDAP
10 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.40%) SNMP
10 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.40%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 16 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 38 (15.02%) Manufacturing
2 36 (14.23%) Marketing
3 28 (11.07%) Telecoms
4 20 (7.91%) Automotive
5 18 (7.11%) Finance
6 12 (4.74%) Military
7 9 (3.56%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.79%) Games
8 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (24.11%) Software Engineer
2 28 (11.07%) Electronics Engineer
3 26 (10.28%) Author
3 26 (10.28%) Technical Author
4 23 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 22 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (6.32%) C# Software Engineer
6 16 (6.32%) Design Engineer
7 15 (5.93%) Junior
7 15 (5.93%) Hardware Engineer
8 14 (5.53%) Team Leader
9 13 (5.14%) Developer
10 12 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
10 12 (4.74%) Senior Technical Author
11 11 (4.35%) Architect
11 11 (4.35%) Senior Architect
12 9 (3.56%) Support Engineer
13 8 (3.16%) Java Developer
13 8 (3.16%) Senior Design Engineer
14 7 (2.77%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.09%) .NET
2 19 (7.51%) XML
3 12 (4.74%) J2EE
4 5 (1.98%) OpenGL
4 5 (1.98%) DirectX
4 5 (1.98%) Direct3D
4 5 (1.98%) OpenCL
4 5 (1.98%) OpenGL ES
5 2 (0.79%) WinForms
5 2 (0.79%) WPF
5 2 (0.79%) MFC
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.40%) Middleware
6 1 (0.40%) Qt
6 1 (0.40%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.40%) XMPP
6 1 (0.40%) WCF
6 1 (0.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 39 (15.42%) Computer Science
2 33 (13.04%) VHDL
3 31 (12.25%) Mathematics
4 30 (11.86%) Embedded Systems
5 28 (11.07%) Firmware
6 20 (7.91%) Device Driver
7 16 (6.32%) DTV
7 16 (6.32%) Verilog
8 12 (4.74%) E-Learning
8 12 (4.74%) Animation
9 11 (4.35%) Management Information System
10 9 (3.56%) Physics
11 8 (3.16%) Chip and PIN
12 6 (2.37%) ASIC
12 6 (2.37%) Smart Meter
13 5 (1.98%) GPGPU
13 5 (1.98%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (1.58%) Handset
14 4 (1.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.23%) Windows
2 35 (13.83%) Linux
3 30 (11.86%) UNIX
4 16 (6.32%) Android
5 7 (2.77%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (2.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.69%) Software Engineering
2 24 (9.49%) OO
3 23 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (8.30%) Configuration Management
6 16 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (6.32%) Programme Management
6 16 (6.32%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (6.32%) Signal Processing
6 16 (6.32%) Multithreading
7 14 (5.53%) Software Architecture
8 13 (5.14%) UML
9 11 (4.35%) Project Management
9 11 (4.35%) Change Management
10 9 (3.56%) Validation
10 9 (3.56%) Embedded Software Development
11 8 (3.16%) CAD
12 7 (2.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (2.77%) Content Management
13 6 (2.37%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (26.88%) C++
2 64 (25.30%) C
3 37 (14.62%) C#
4 29 (11.46%) Python
5 24 (9.49%) Perl
6 20 (7.91%) Java
6 20 (7.91%) MATLAB
7 15 (5.93%) SQL
8 14 (5.53%) Assembly Language
9 10 (3.95%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.58%) PowerHouse
11 3 (1.19%) Ruby
11 3 (1.19%) Tcl
12 2 (0.79%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 130 (51.38%) Degree
2 10 (3.95%) PhD
3 4 (1.58%) CISSP
4 3 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) CISM
6 1 (0.40%) CCNP
6 1 (0.40%) CCNA
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.98%) JTAG
2 4 (1.58%) ISO 9000
2 4 (1.58%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.32%) SAP
3 12 (4.74%) Oracle
4 9 (3.56%) EMC
5 8 (3.16%) Sybase
6 7 (2.77%) Perforce
7 6 (2.37%) Xilinx
7 6 (2.37%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 5 (1.98%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 5 (1.98%) Cisco
9 3 (1.19%) BT
10 2 (0.79%) Huawei
11 1 (0.40%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.40%) Adobe
11 1 (0.40%) Symbian
11 1 (0.40%) Juniper
11 1 (0.40%) NetApp
11 1 (0.40%) Nokia
11 1 (0.40%) Apple
11 1 (0.40%) Sage
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: Stock options + Pension + Great Training + Flex Working + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k + top benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k + top benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k, may consider higher
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k, may consider higher
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £62000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Flexi hours, Pension, Hea
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago