The first 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 1 August 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 142 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 124 148 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.56% 1.94% 2.12%
As % of the General category 4.35% 5.27% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 89 97 140
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2851 2811 3026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.87% 36.78% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2208 2474
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 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 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
Cambridgeshire +5 89 £48,750 +14.70% 39
Essex -10 14 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Hertfordshire -31 13 £42,250 +20.71% 5
Suffolk +10 5 £21,500 -46.25% 5
Bedfordshire -4 2 £29,750 -30.00% 6
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 174 (52.89%) Degree
2 85 (25.84%) Software Engineering
3 84 (25.53%) C
4 83 (25.23%) Wireless
5 78 (23.71%) C++
6 52 (15.81%) Computer Science
7 49 (14.89%) C#
7 49 (14.89%) Manufacturing
8 47 (14.29%) Linux
9 43 (13.07%) Windows
9 43 (13.07%) Telecoms
10 41 (12.46%) Firmware
10 41 (12.46%) Mathematics
11 37 (11.25%) Marketing
11 37 (11.25%) Microsoft
11 37 (11.25%) MS Office
12 34 (10.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 33 (10.03%) Python
14 32 (9.73%) UNIX
15 30 (9.12%) .NET
16 29 (8.81%) VHDL
17 28 (8.51%) OO
17 28 (8.51%) MS Excel
17 28 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (8.21%) Embedded Systems
18 27 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
19 26 (7.90%) Finance
19 26 (7.90%) Java
19 26 (7.90%) MATLAB
20 25 (7.60%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (2.43%) Apache
1 8 (2.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (1.22%) IIS
3 4 (1.22%) CMS
4 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (11.25%) MS Office
2 28 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.04%) FrameMaker
4 6 (1.82%) Simulink
5 5 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 3 (0.91%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 83 (25.23%) Wireless
2 25 (7.60%) Bluetooth
3 22 (6.69%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (3.95%) GPRS
5 9 (2.74%) UWB
6 8 (2.43%) GSM
7 6 (1.82%) Ethernet
7 6 (1.82%) Internet
8 5 (1.52%) TETRA
9 4 (1.22%) 802.11
9 4 (1.22%) Broadband
10 3 (0.91%) NFC
11 2 (0.61%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.61%) 3G
11 2 (0.61%) LAN
11 2 (0.61%) Firewall
12 1 (0.30%) LDAP
12 1 (0.30%) WLAN
12 1 (0.30%) WAN
12 1 (0.30%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.82%) Firebird
2 5 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.91%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.91%) LabVIEW
2 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.61%) MSI
4 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 49 (14.89%) Manufacturing
2 43 (13.07%) Telecoms
3 37 (11.25%) Marketing
4 26 (7.90%) Finance
5 24 (7.29%) Automotive
6 17 (5.17%) Military
7 9 (2.74%) Aerospace
7 9 (2.74%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.91%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 70 (21.28%) Software Engineer
2 29 (8.81%) Electronics Engineer
3 26 (7.90%) Author
3 26 (7.90%) Technical Author
4 24 (7.29%) Design Engineer
5 23 (6.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 23 (6.99%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (5.47%) Developer
7 17 (5.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (4.56%) Team Leader
9 14 (4.26%) Hardware Engineer
9 14 (4.26%) C# Software Engineer
10 13 (3.95%) Junior
10 13 (3.95%) C Software Engineer
11 11 (3.34%) Senior Technical Author
11 11 (3.34%) Test Engineer
12 10 (3.04%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.04%) Development Engineer
13 9 (2.74%) Senior Architect
13 9 (2.74%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.12%) .NET
2 19 (5.78%) XML
3 12 (3.65%) J2EE
4 6 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.52%) HTML
5 5 (1.52%) OpenGL
5 5 (1.52%) DirectX
5 5 (1.52%) Direct3D
5 5 (1.52%) OpenCL
5 5 (1.52%) OpenGL ES
6 4 (1.22%) WPF
7 3 (0.91%) Ajax
7 3 (0.91%) COM
7 3 (0.91%) CSS
7 3 (0.91%) MFC
7 3 (0.91%) OCX
7 3 (0.91%) WCF
8 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.61%) jQuery
8 2 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.81%) Computer Science
2 41 (12.46%) Firmware
2 41 (12.46%) Mathematics
3 34 (10.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 29 (8.81%) VHDL
5 27 (8.21%) Embedded Systems
6 24 (7.29%) Device Driver
7 17 (5.17%) DTV
7 17 (5.17%) Management Information System
8 14 (4.26%) Verilog
9 12 (3.65%) Physics
10 10 (3.04%) E-Learning
10 10 (3.04%) Animation
11 9 (2.74%) Chip and PIN
12 8 (2.43%) 3D Graphics
13 6 (1.82%) PKI
13 6 (1.82%) Smart Meter
13 6 (1.82%) ASIC
13 6 (1.82%) Cryptography
14 5 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.29%) Linux
2 43 (13.07%) Windows
3 32 (9.73%) UNIX
4 16 (4.86%) Android
5 7 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (25.84%) Software Engineering
2 28 (8.51%) OO
2 28 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
3 27 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (6.99%) Configuration Management
5 19 (5.78%) Project Management
6 18 (5.47%) Signal Processing
7 17 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (5.17%) Programme Management
8 16 (4.86%) Multithreading
8 16 (4.86%) Software Architecture
9 14 (4.26%) CAD
10 12 (3.65%) Change Management
10 12 (3.65%) Validation
11 10 (3.04%) UML
12 9 (2.74%) Embedded Software Development
13 8 (2.43%) OOP
14 7 (2.13%) Information Security
14 7 (2.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 84 (25.53%) C
2 78 (23.71%) C++
3 49 (14.89%) C#
4 33 (10.03%) Python
5 26 (7.90%) Java
5 26 (7.90%) MATLAB
6 25 (7.60%) Perl
7 22 (6.69%) Embedded C
8 19 (5.78%) SQL
9 13 (3.95%) Assembly Language
10 7 (2.13%) Embedded C++
11 5 (1.52%) VB
11 5 (1.52%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.22%) PowerHouse
12 4 (1.22%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.91%) Ruby
13 3 (0.91%) Tcl
14 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.61%) VB6
14 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 174 (52.89%) Degree
2 11 (3.34%) PhD
3 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.22%) CISSP
5 4 (1.22%) HND
6 3 (0.91%) HNC
6 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.91%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.61%) CCNA
7 2 (0.61%) MCSE
8 1 (0.30%) CISM
8 1 (0.30%) CCNP
8 1 (0.30%) ISEB
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.13%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.82%) SLA
2 6 (1.82%) ISO 9000
3 5 (1.52%) JTAG
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9002
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) NFS
2 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 37 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.47%) SAP
3 17 (5.17%) Oracle
4 15 (4.56%) EMC
5 8 (2.43%) Sybase
6 7 (2.13%) Perforce
7 6 (1.82%) Xilinx
7 6 (1.82%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 6 (1.82%) Cisco
8 5 (1.52%) Mentor Graphics
9 3 (0.91%) BT
9 3 (0.91%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 2 (0.61%) Huawei
10 2 (0.61%) Autodesk
10 2 (0.61%) JBoss
10 2 (0.61%) SolidWorks
11 1 (0.30%) Symbian
11 1 (0.30%) Cognos
11 1 (0.30%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.30%) IBM
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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