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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 100 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 184 163 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.57% 2.28% 2.63%
As % of the General category 7.41% 6.09% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 117 133 153
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
2484 2676 2997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.70% 37.37% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2017 2411
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +2 118 £42,000 -6.66% 54
Essex -6 20 £27,500 -44.44% 15
Hertfordshire -5 19 £50,000 +29.03% 13
Suffolk - 18 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +12 8 £47,500 +90.00% 4
Norfolk +3 1 £31,000 +24.00% 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 148 (49.83%) Degree
2 117 (39.39%) C
3 111 (37.37%) Software Engineering
4 92 (30.98%) C++
5 91 (30.64%) Computer Science
6 69 (23.23%) Python
7 64 (21.55%) Manufacturing
8 50 (16.84%) Internet
9 44 (14.81%) MATLAB
10 41 (13.80%) Internet of Things
11 40 (13.47%) Windows
12 36 (12.12%) C#
12 36 (12.12%) .NET
13 35 (11.78%) Perl
13 35 (11.78%) Microsoft
14 32 (10.77%) Military
14 32 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (10.44%) OO
15 31 (10.44%) Algorithms
16 29 (9.76%) Telecoms
17 28 (9.43%) Marketing
18 25 (8.42%) Embedded C
18 25 (8.42%) Chemistry
18 25 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (8.08%) CAD
19 24 (8.08%) ISO 9001
20 23 (7.74%) HTML
20 23 (7.74%) Finance
20 23 (7.74%) Mentoring
21 22 (7.41%) Eclipse

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (1.35%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.67%) iPlanet
2 2 (0.67%) Apache
2 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.34%) Lync
3 1 (0.34%) Node.js
3 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (6.73%) MS Office
2 19 (6.40%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.04%) MS Project
4 7 (2.36%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (2.36%) FrameMaker
5 5 (1.68%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 3 (1.01%) TargetLink
6 3 (1.01%) Simulink
7 1 (0.34%) Blender
7 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.34%) Maya
7 1 (0.34%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 12 (4.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.35%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.67%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.34%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.35%) SaaS
2 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (16.84%) Internet
2 17 (5.72%) Wireless
3 11 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.37%) GSM
5 8 (2.69%) Ethernet
6 7 (2.36%) 3G
7 6 (2.02%) DNS
8 5 (1.68%) GPRS
9 4 (1.35%) SSH
9 4 (1.35%) FTP
9 4 (1.35%) HTTP
10 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.67%) RFID
10 2 (0.67%) DWDM
10 2 (0.67%) DHCP
10 2 (0.67%) ADSL
10 2 (0.67%) SDH
10 2 (0.67%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.34%) Multicast
11 1 (0.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.69%) MySQL
2 5 (1.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.34%) Big Data
4 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.34%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 22 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 21 (7.07%) LabVIEW
3 4 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.01%) Selenium
5 2 (0.67%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (0.67%) NWDS
6 1 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.34%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.34%) JIRA
6 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 64 (21.55%) Manufacturing
2 32 (10.77%) Military
3 29 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 28 (9.43%) Marketing
5 23 (7.74%) Finance
6 14 (4.71%) Automotive
7 11 (3.70%) Games
8 10 (3.37%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.68%) Legal
10 3 (1.01%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.67%) Advertising
12 1 (0.34%) German Language
12 1 (0.34%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 94 (31.65%) Software Engineer
2 27 (9.09%) Developer
2 27 (9.09%) Author
2 27 (9.09%) Technical Author
3 23 (7.74%) Graduate
3 23 (7.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 20 (6.73%) Project Manager
5 19 (6.40%) Senior Technical Author
6 18 (6.06%) Electronics Engineer
6 18 (6.06%) Design Engineer
7 17 (5.72%) Software Developer
8 16 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (4.38%) Programmer
9 13 (4.38%) C++ Developer
9 13 (4.38%) Mechanical Engineer
9 13 (4.38%) Test Engineer
9 13 (4.38%) C# Software Engineer
10 12 (4.04%) Software Programmer
10 12 (4.04%) C++ Programmer
10 12 (4.04%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.12%) .NET
2 23 (7.74%) HTML
3 19 (6.40%) XML
3 19 (6.40%) XSLT
4 13 (4.38%) OpenCL
5 12 (4.04%) OpenGL ES
6 10 (3.37%) Direct3D
7 8 (2.69%) OpenGL
8 5 (1.68%) Direct3D Mobile
8 5 (1.68%) J2EE
8 5 (1.68%) DirectX
9 4 (1.35%) HTML5
10 3 (1.01%) REST
10 3 (1.01%) WPF
10 3 (1.01%) Java SE
10 3 (1.01%) Flash
10 3 (1.01%) SOAP
10 3 (1.01%) Web Services
10 3 (1.01%) Middleware
11 2 (0.67%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 91 (30.64%) Computer Science
2 41 (13.80%) Internet of Things
3 31 (10.44%) Algorithms
4 25 (8.42%) Chemistry
4 25 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (6.73%) Mathematics
6 15 (5.05%) Device Driver
7 14 (4.71%) Physics
7 14 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (4.04%) VHDL
8 12 (4.04%) DTV
9 10 (3.37%) Verilog
10 9 (3.03%) Telematics
10 9 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (2.02%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.68%) Open Source
12 5 (1.68%) GPGPU
12 5 (1.68%) ASIC
13 4 (1.35%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.47%) Windows
2 19 (6.40%) Android
2 19 (6.40%) Linux
3 16 (5.39%) UNIX
4 8 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.67%) Solaris
6 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.67%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (37.37%) Software Engineering
2 32 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (10.44%) OO
4 24 (8.08%) CAD
5 23 (7.74%) Mentoring
6 21 (7.07%) Project Management
7 19 (6.40%) Coaching
7 19 (6.40%) Content Management
8 16 (5.39%) Data Analysis
9 13 (4.38%) Scrum
9 13 (4.38%) Programme Management
10 12 (4.04%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (3.70%) ITIL
11 11 (3.70%) CRM
12 10 (3.37%) Risk Management
12 10 (3.37%) Waterfall
12 10 (3.37%) Signal Processing
12 10 (3.37%) Performance Improvement
12 10 (3.37%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 117 (39.39%) C
2 92 (30.98%) C++
3 69 (23.23%) Python
4 44 (14.81%) MATLAB
5 36 (12.12%) C#
6 35 (11.78%) Perl
7 25 (8.42%) Embedded C
8 19 (6.40%) Java
9 17 (5.72%) Embedded C++
10 13 (4.38%) Bash Shell
11 12 (4.04%) SQL
12 8 (2.69%) Assembly Language
13 6 (2.02%) PHP
14 4 (1.35%) ABAP
15 3 (1.01%) VBA
16 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.67%) Tcl
16 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.67%) Ada
17 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 148 (49.83%) Degree
2 15 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.71%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.71%) PMI Certification
4 13 (4.38%) PMP
5 12 (4.04%) HNC
6 7 (2.36%) VCP4
6 7 (2.36%) PhD
7 6 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.68%) HND
9 3 (1.01%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.08%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.02%) JTAG
2 6 (2.02%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.67%) QA
3 2 (0.67%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (6.06%) Firmware
2 3 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.67%) NFS
3 2 (0.67%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Puppet
2 2 (0.67%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.06%) SAP
3 14 (4.71%) EMC
4 8 (2.69%) SolidWorks
4 8 (2.69%) Oracle
5 7 (2.36%) Adobe
6 4 (1.35%) Xilinx
7 3 (1.01%) Vertica
7 3 (1.01%) Juniper
7 3 (1.01%) Nokia
7 3 (1.01%) Intel
7 3 (1.01%) Cisco
7 3 (1.01%) IBM
7 3 (1.01%) HP
8 2 (0.67%) VMware
8 2 (0.67%) Computacenter
8 2 (0.67%) Dell
8 2 (0.67%) Sun
8 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: From £27,000 to £29,500 per annum
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