The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 100 118 105
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 183 143 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.51% 2.17% 2.54%
As % of the General category 7.01% 6.15% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 85 97 158
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Electronics
England

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

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2609 2327 3182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.82% 35.25% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1967 1733 2589
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Electronics
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Electronics Salary Trend in the East of England

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in the East of England

Electronics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +20 130 £40,000 -11.11% 43
Essex -26 21 £48,750 +50.00% 2
Hertfordshire -13 16 £31,500 -18.70% 6
Suffolk +5 11 £37,500 +59.57% 4
Norfolk +1 3 £31,000 +31.91% 1
Bedfordshire +7 2 £36,250 -20.76% 3
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 134 (52.34%) Degree
2 103 (40.23%) C
3 93 (36.33%) Software Engineering
4 75 (29.30%) C++
5 70 (27.34%) Computer Science
6 53 (20.70%) Manufacturing
7 51 (19.92%) Python
8 47 (18.36%) Internet
9 44 (17.19%) Windows
10 38 (14.84%) Military
11 36 (14.06%) Internet of Things
12 34 (13.28%) Perl
12 34 (13.28%) Microsoft
13 33 (12.89%) MATLAB
14 31 (12.11%) OO
15 30 (11.72%) C#
16 28 (10.94%) Telecoms
16 28 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (10.55%) .NET
18 25 (9.77%) Chemistry
18 25 (9.77%) Marketing
19 24 (9.38%) Mathematics
19 24 (9.38%) Algorithms
20 23 (8.98%) CAD
20 23 (8.98%) Eclipse
20 23 (8.98%) Mentoring
21 22 (8.59%) Embedded C
22 21 (8.20%) Firmware
23 20 (7.81%) HTML
23 20 (7.81%) Wireless

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (1.56%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (0.78%) iPlanet
2 2 (0.78%) CloudStack
2 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Portal
2 2 (0.78%) Lync
2 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.39%) Node.js
3 1 (0.39%) Apache
3 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (5.47%) MS Office
2 13 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.30%) MS Project
4 5 (1.95%) TargetLink
4 5 (1.95%) FrameMaker
4 5 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.95%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 3 (1.17%) Simulink
7 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.39%) Blender
8 1 (0.39%) Maya
8 1 (0.39%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 10 (3.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.39%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (18.36%) Internet
2 20 (7.81%) Wireless
3 10 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.52%) GSM
5 7 (2.73%) 3G
6 6 (2.34%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.95%) DNS
8 4 (1.56%) HTTP
9 3 (1.17%) SSH
9 3 (1.17%) GPRS
9 3 (1.17%) FTP
10 2 (0.78%) DHCP
10 2 (0.78%) Firewall
11 1 (0.39%) AMQP
11 1 (0.39%) Multicast
11 1 (0.39%) TETRA
11 1 (0.39%) DVB
11 1 (0.39%) ATM
11 1 (0.39%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.13%) MySQL
2 4 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.78%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.39%) Big Data
4 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.39%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 23 (8.98%) Eclipse
2 18 (7.03%) LabVIEW
3 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.78%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.78%) Subversion
5 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.78%) NWDS
5 2 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.39%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.39%) JIRA
6 1 (0.39%) Ant
6 1 (0.39%) JUnit
General
1 53 (20.70%) Manufacturing
2 38 (14.84%) Military
3 28 (10.94%) Telecoms
4 25 (9.77%) Marketing
5 15 (5.86%) Automotive
5 15 (5.86%) Finance
6 11 (4.30%) Games
7 10 (3.91%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.56%) Legal
9 3 (1.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.39%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 73 (28.52%) Software Engineer
2 24 (9.38%) Author
2 24 (9.38%) Technical Author
3 19 (7.42%) Senior Technical Author
3 19 (7.42%) Project Manager
3 19 (7.42%) Developer
4 17 (6.64%) Electronics Engineer
5 16 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (5.47%) Graduate
6 14 (5.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 13 (5.08%) Design Engineer
8 12 (4.69%) Mechanical Engineer
9 11 (4.30%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.52%) Administrator
11 8 (3.13%) Architect
11 8 (3.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (3.13%) Programmer
11 8 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (2.73%) Software Programmer
12 7 (2.73%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.55%) .NET
2 20 (7.81%) HTML
3 19 (7.42%) XML
3 19 (7.42%) XSLT
4 12 (4.69%) OpenCL
4 12 (4.69%) OpenGL ES
5 10 (3.91%) Direct3D
6 8 (3.13%) OpenGL
7 5 (1.95%) Direct3D Mobile
7 5 (1.95%) DirectX
8 4 (1.56%) Web Services
9 3 (1.17%) REST
9 3 (1.17%) WPF
9 3 (1.17%) Java SE
9 3 (1.17%) Middleware
9 3 (1.17%) SOAP
9 3 (1.17%) Flash
10 2 (0.78%) EDI
10 2 (0.78%) J2EE
10 2 (0.78%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 70 (27.34%) Computer Science
2 36 (14.06%) Internet of Things
3 25 (9.77%) Chemistry
4 24 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 24 (9.38%) Algorithms
5 20 (7.81%) Embedded Systems
6 19 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (6.25%) Physics
8 13 (5.08%) Device Driver
9 10 (3.91%) DTV
9 10 (3.91%) VHDL
9 10 (3.91%) Verilog
10 8 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (2.73%) Telematics
11 7 (2.73%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.95%) GPGPU
12 5 (1.95%) PKI
12 5 (1.95%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.95%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.95%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.19%) Windows
2 19 (7.42%) Linux
3 17 (6.64%) UNIX
4 14 (5.47%) Android
5 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.17%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.78%) Solaris
7 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.78%) CentOS
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (36.33%) Software Engineering
2 31 (12.11%) OO
3 28 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (8.98%) CAD
4 23 (8.98%) Mentoring
5 19 (7.42%) Coaching
5 19 (7.42%) Content Management
5 19 (7.42%) Project Management
6 10 (3.91%) ITIL
6 10 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (3.91%) Programme Management
6 10 (3.91%) Risk Management
6 10 (3.91%) Performance Improvement
6 10 (3.91%) Waterfall
6 10 (3.91%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (3.52%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (3.52%) Data Analysis
7 9 (3.52%) Validation
7 9 (3.52%) CRM
8 8 (3.13%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 103 (40.23%) C
2 75 (29.30%) C++
3 51 (19.92%) Python
4 34 (13.28%) Perl
5 33 (12.89%) MATLAB
6 30 (11.72%) C#
7 22 (8.59%) Embedded C
8 18 (7.03%) Java
9 14 (5.47%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.30%) Embedded C++
11 10 (3.91%) SQL
11 10 (3.91%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.34%) PHP
13 4 (1.56%) ABAP
14 3 (1.17%) VBA
15 2 (0.78%) Ada
15 2 (0.78%) Tcl
16 1 (0.39%) R
16 1 (0.39%) GLSL
16 1 (0.39%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 134 (52.34%) Degree
2 18 (7.03%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.47%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.08%) PMP
4 13 (5.08%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.73%) PhD
6 6 (2.34%) HND
7 4 (1.56%) HNC
7 4 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.17%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.03%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.34%) IEC 61508
3 5 (1.95%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.17%) SLA
5 2 (0.78%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 21 (8.20%) Firmware
2 6 (2.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.78%) NFS
3 2 (0.78%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (13.28%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.25%) SAP
3 11 (4.30%) EMC
4 8 (3.13%) SolidWorks
5 6 (2.34%) Oracle
6 5 (1.95%) Adobe
7 3 (1.17%) Vertica
7 3 (1.17%) HP
7 3 (1.17%) Intel
7 3 (1.17%) IBM
7 3 (1.17%) Nokia
8 2 (0.78%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.78%) Ariba
8 2 (0.78%) BMC
8 2 (0.78%) Sun
8 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.78%) Dell
8 2 (0.78%) Cisco
8 2 (0.78%) VMware
Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified company car, pension, laptop & mobile phone
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Premier Engineering
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Anglia
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £600000 per annum + Relocation / Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 to 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive, DOE plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great Base+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
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Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus,Pension,Med,Dental
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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Ipswich, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Van + Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + OTE Fantastic + prospects
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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