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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 131 97 125
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +28
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 136 195 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.95% 2.71% 2.15%
As % of the General category 5.47% 7.73% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 101 108 104
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2487 2524 2477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.65% 35.10% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1969 1931 1836
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -23 81 £52,500 +31.25% 46
Hertfordshire +11 26 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Bedfordshire +12 13 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Suffolk -17 10 £21,500 -42.66% 1
Essex -12 5 £45,000 - 8
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (40.23%) C
2 81 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 75 (28.74%) C++
4 73 (27.97%) Degree
5 67 (25.67%) Python
6 47 (18.01%) Manufacturing
7 41 (15.71%) Computer Science
8 35 (13.41%) C#
9 34 (13.03%) QA
9 34 (13.03%) Embedded Systems
10 31 (11.88%) Firmware
11 28 (10.73%) SQL
12 27 (10.34%) Linux
12 27 (10.34%) Physics
13 26 (9.96%) .NET
14 25 (9.58%) Windows
15 23 (8.81%) CMS
15 23 (8.81%) Validation
16 22 (8.43%) Telecoms
16 22 (8.43%) Project Management
16 22 (8.43%) EMC
16 22 (8.43%) Microsoft
16 22 (8.43%) Java
16 22 (8.43%) Marketing
17 21 (8.05%) SAP
18 19 (7.28%) Security Cleared
19 18 (6.90%) Mentoring
19 18 (6.90%) Finance
20 17 (6.51%) Programme Management
20 17 (6.51%) SAP Oil and Gas

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 23 (8.81%) CMS
2 7 (2.68%) Apache
3 3 (1.15%) MediaWiki
3 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.15%) WordPress
4 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.53%) Simulink
4 2 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.77%) MS Office
4 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 17 (6.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) PaaS
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.51%) TCP/IP
2 15 (5.75%) Wireless
3 13 (4.98%) RS-485
4 12 (4.60%) RFID
4 12 (4.60%) RS-232
5 4 (1.53%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.15%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.77%) DAB
8 1 (0.38%) 802.11
8 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.38%) GPRS
8 1 (0.38%) GSM
8 1 (0.38%) HTTP
8 1 (0.38%) LAN
8 1 (0.38%) MIMO
8 1 (0.38%) Modbus
8 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.60%) MySQL
2 6 (2.30%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.53%) Firebird
4 1 (0.38%) Big Data
4 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.21%) LabVIEW
2 7 (2.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.77%) Android Studio
4 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.77%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.77%) Selenium
4 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.38%) Capybara
5 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.38%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.38%) NCrunch
5 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.38%) RSpec
5 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.38%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.38%) WiX
General
1 47 (18.01%) Manufacturing
2 22 (8.43%) Marketing
2 22 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.90%) Finance
4 16 (6.13%) Automotive
5 11 (4.21%) Military
6 7 (2.68%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.30%) Billing
8 2 (0.77%) Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (17.62%) Electronics Engineer
2 44 (16.86%) Developer
3 37 (14.18%) Software Engineer
4 29 (11.11%) Author
4 29 (11.11%) Technical Author
5 28 (10.73%) Tester
6 27 (10.34%) Embedded Engineer
7 19 (7.28%) Analyst
8 18 (6.90%) Design Engineer
8 18 (6.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 17 (6.51%) C Software Engineer
9 17 (6.51%) Senior Technical Author
10 16 (6.13%) Test Engineer
11 15 (5.75%) Graduate
12 14 (5.36%) C++ Software Engineer
12 14 (5.36%) Embedded C Engineer
12 14 (5.36%) Information Security Engineer
12 14 (5.36%) Security Engineer
12 14 (5.36%) Software Test Engineer
13 13 (4.98%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.96%) .NET
2 15 (5.75%) HTML
2 15 (5.75%) Web Services
3 12 (4.60%) WPF
4 10 (3.83%) WinForms
5 9 (3.45%) jQuery
6 8 (3.07%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.68%) Ajax
7 7 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (2.68%) LINQ
7 7 (2.68%) WCF
8 6 (2.30%) CSS
9 5 (1.92%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.15%) J2EE
11 1 (0.38%) COM
11 1 (0.38%) MFC
11 1 (0.38%) OpenGL
11 1 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.38%) STL
11 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.71%) Computer Science
2 34 (13.03%) Embedded Systems
3 27 (10.34%) Physics
4 15 (5.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 15 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.60%) Mathematics
7 11 (4.21%) CESG
8 10 (3.83%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.83%) Verilog
9 9 (3.45%) Algorithms
9 9 (3.45%) VHDL
10 6 (2.30%) ASIC
11 3 (1.15%) Neural Network
12 2 (0.77%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.77%) Mechatronics
12 2 (0.77%) STB
12 2 (0.77%) Streaming Music
12 2 (0.77%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.34%) Linux
2 25 (9.58%) Windows
3 16 (6.13%) Unix
4 11 (4.21%) Android
5 10 (3.83%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.68%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 23 (8.81%) Validation
3 22 (8.43%) Project Management
4 18 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 17 (6.51%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (6.51%) Coaching
5 17 (6.51%) Content Management
5 17 (6.51%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (6.51%) Programme Management
6 16 (6.13%) Manual Testing
7 15 (5.75%) Information Assurance
7 15 (5.75%) Information Security
7 15 (5.75%) Risk Management
8 14 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (4.60%) Automation Testing
9 12 (4.60%) OO
9 12 (4.60%) Test Automation
10 10 (3.83%) Automated Testing
10 10 (3.83%) CAD
10 10 (3.83%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (40.23%) C
2 75 (28.74%) C++
3 67 (25.67%) Python
4 35 (13.41%) C#
5 28 (10.73%) SQL
6 22 (8.43%) Java
7 17 (6.51%) Embedded C
8 14 (5.36%) Assembly Language
9 10 (3.83%) JavaScript
10 8 (3.07%) Embedded C++
10 8 (3.07%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.07%) PHP
10 8 (3.07%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.68%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.30%) VB
13 4 (1.53%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.15%) Perl
14 3 (1.15%) R
15 2 (0.77%) Ruby
15 2 (0.77%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 73 (27.97%) Degree
2 19 (7.28%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.45%) HND
5 8 (3.07%) HNC
6 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.92%) PhD
8 4 (1.53%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.38%) MBA
9 1 (0.38%) MCSA
9 1 (0.38%) MCTS
9 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.38%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.03%) QA
2 6 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.53%) RMADS
4 3 (1.15%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.38%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 31 (11.88%) Firmware
2 6 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.38%) logstash
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 22 (8.43%) EMC
1 22 (8.43%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.05%) SAP
3 10 (3.83%) Oracle
4 7 (2.68%) Autodesk
4 7 (2.68%) PTC
4 7 (2.68%) Roku
5 6 (2.30%) Citrix
5 6 (2.30%) VMware
6 5 (1.92%) Cadence
7 3 (1.15%) Mentor Graphics
7 3 (1.15%) Sybase
7 3 (1.15%) Twitter
8 2 (0.77%) Altera
8 2 (0.77%) Apple
8 2 (0.77%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 2 (0.77%) Synopsys
8 2 (0.77%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.38%) Atmel
9 1 (0.38%) hybris
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