The 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 65 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 82 77 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.28% 3.42% 2.88%
As % of the General category 9.27% 10.55% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 46 60
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Electronics
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
885 730 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.40% 32.44% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 668 607 742
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 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 29 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 +4 73 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Huntingdon - 1 £33,000 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £32,500 - 3
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 112 (54.37%) Degree
2 69 (33.50%) Wireless
3 55 (26.70%) C
4 52 (25.24%) Software Engineering
5 47 (22.82%) C++
6 45 (21.84%) Computer Science
7 35 (16.99%) Telecoms
8 34 (16.50%) Windows
9 33 (16.02%) Manufacturing
10 32 (15.53%) UNIX
10 32 (15.53%) Marketing
11 31 (15.05%) Python
12 28 (13.59%) Mathematics
13 27 (13.11%) Linux
14 24 (11.65%) C#
14 24 (11.65%) Firmware
14 24 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (11.17%) Perl
16 22 (10.68%) MS Office
17 20 (9.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 20 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (9.71%) MATLAB
18 19 (9.22%) Finance
18 19 (9.22%) Java
18 19 (9.22%) Embedded C
19 18 (8.74%) Microsoft
19 18 (8.74%) Military
19 18 (8.74%) Configuration Management
19 18 (8.74%) Embedded Systems
20 17 (8.25%) DTV

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (3.88%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.97%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.97%) CloudStack
3 2 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (10.68%) MS Office
2 12 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.91%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.91%) Simulink
4 4 (1.94%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.97%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.97%) TargetLink
5 2 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (8.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 69 (33.50%) Wireless
2 16 (7.77%) Bluetooth
3 14 (6.80%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (3.40%) GPRS
5 6 (2.91%) Internet
5 6 (2.91%) UWB
6 5 (2.43%) GSM
7 4 (1.94%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.94%) Broadband
7 4 (1.94%) Firewall
8 3 (1.46%) 3G
8 3 (1.46%) TETRA
9 2 (0.97%) 802.11
9 2 (0.97%) NFC
9 2 (0.97%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.49%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.49%) VLAN
10 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.49%) SNMP
10 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.97%) LabVIEW
2 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 35 (16.99%) Telecoms
2 33 (16.02%) Manufacturing
3 32 (15.53%) Marketing
4 19 (9.22%) Finance
5 18 (8.74%) Military
6 16 (7.77%) Automotive
7 9 (4.37%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.97%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (20.39%) Software Engineer
2 23 (11.17%) Author
2 23 (11.17%) Technical Author
3 21 (10.19%) Electronics Engineer
4 12 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (5.34%) Team Leader
5 11 (5.34%) Junior
6 10 (4.85%) Developer
6 10 (4.85%) Design Engineer
6 10 (4.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 9 (4.37%) Architect
7 9 (4.37%) Senior Technical Author
7 9 (4.37%) Development Engineer
8 8 (3.88%) Java Developer
8 8 (3.88%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.40%) Hardware Engineer
9 7 (3.40%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (3.40%) C# Software Engineer
9 7 (3.40%) Senior Architect
10 6 (2.91%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.77%) .NET
2 12 (5.83%) J2EE
3 9 (4.37%) XML
4 6 (2.91%) HTML
5 5 (2.43%) Direct3D
5 5 (2.43%) OpenCL
5 5 (2.43%) OpenGL ES
5 5 (2.43%) Direct3D Mobile
5 5 (2.43%) XSLT
5 5 (2.43%) OpenGL
5 5 (2.43%) DirectX
6 2 (0.97%) MFC
7 1 (0.49%) Middleware
7 1 (0.49%) WinForms
7 1 (0.49%) XMPP
7 1 (0.49%) WCF
7 1 (0.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.84%) Computer Science
2 28 (13.59%) Mathematics
3 24 (11.65%) Firmware
4 20 (9.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 18 (8.74%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (8.25%) DTV
7 15 (7.28%) VHDL
8 13 (6.31%) Device Driver
9 12 (5.83%) Management Information System
10 10 (4.85%) Chip and PIN
11 8 (3.88%) Verilog
11 8 (3.88%) Cryptography
11 8 (3.88%) PKI
11 8 (3.88%) Physics
12 6 (2.91%) Smart Meter
12 6 (2.91%) Smartphone
12 6 (2.91%) Blackberry
13 5 (2.43%) GPGPU
13 5 (2.43%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (1.94%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.50%) Windows
2 32 (15.53%) UNIX
3 27 (13.11%) Linux
4 11 (5.34%) Android
5 6 (2.91%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.24%) Software Engineering
2 24 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (8.74%) Configuration Management
5 17 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (8.25%) OO
5 17 (8.25%) Programme Management
5 17 (8.25%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (8.25%) Signal Processing
6 11 (5.34%) Change Management
7 9 (4.37%) Project Management
7 9 (4.37%) Information Security
7 9 (4.37%) Software Architecture
7 9 (4.37%) Multithreading
8 8 (3.88%) ITIL
9 7 (3.40%) Validation
9 7 (3.40%) Integration Testing
10 6 (2.91%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (2.91%) UML
10 6 (2.91%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.70%) C
2 47 (22.82%) C++
3 31 (15.05%) Python
4 24 (11.65%) C#
5 23 (11.17%) Perl
6 20 (9.71%) MATLAB
7 19 (9.22%) Embedded C
7 19 (9.22%) Java
8 15 (7.28%) SQL
9 11 (5.34%) Assembly Language
10 7 (3.40%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.97%) Tcl
11 2 (0.97%) Ruby
11 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 112 (54.37%) Degree
2 8 (3.88%) PhD
3 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.94%) CISSP
5 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.97%) MCSE
6 2 (0.97%) CCNA
6 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) CCNP
7 1 (0.49%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) ISO 9000
2 6 (2.91%) SLA
3 5 (2.43%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.43%) JTAG
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.25%) SAP
3 12 (5.83%) Oracle
4 9 (4.37%) EMC
5 8 (3.88%) Sybase
6 7 (3.40%) Cisco
7 4 (1.94%) Perforce
8 2 (0.97%) Huawei
8 2 (0.97%) BT
9 1 (0.49%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.49%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 1 (0.49%) Juniper
9 1 (0.49%) Sage
9 1 (0.49%) CheckPoint
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