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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 148 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 121 148 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.53% 1.91% 2.29%
As % of the General category 4.26% 5.37% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 88 99 141
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 £33,000 £32,000 £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
2839 2757 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.92% 35.66% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 2177 2443
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,516 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,000 £62,700
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +6 87 £47,500 +5.55% 47
Essex -15 15 £44,250 +6.62% 6
Hertfordshire -32 13 £42,250 +20.71% 8
Suffolk +2 2 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Bedfordshire -4 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 166 (50.76%) Degree
2 85 (25.99%) C
3 84 (25.69%) Wireless
3 84 (25.69%) Software Engineering
4 79 (24.16%) C++
5 51 (15.60%) Manufacturing
6 49 (14.98%) C#
7 48 (14.68%) Computer Science
8 47 (14.37%) Linux
9 41 (12.54%) Windows
9 41 (12.54%) Telecoms
10 40 (12.23%) Firmware
11 39 (11.93%) Marketing
11 39 (11.93%) Mathematics
12 38 (11.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 36 (11.01%) Microsoft
14 35 (10.70%) MS Office
15 32 (9.79%) VHDL
16 30 (9.17%) UNIX
16 30 (9.17%) Python
17 29 (8.87%) .NET
17 29 (8.87%) MS Excel
18 27 (8.26%) OO
18 27 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (8.26%) Embedded Systems
19 26 (7.95%) Java
19 26 (7.95%) Finance
20 25 (7.65%) Bluetooth
20 25 (7.65%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (2.45%) Apache
1 8 (2.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.53%) CMS
3 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.22%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.22%) IIS
3 4 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.31%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 35 (10.70%) MS Office
2 29 (8.87%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.36%) FrameMaker
4 6 (1.83%) Simulink
5 5 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.92%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.61%) MS Project
9 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (5.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.31%) Line 500
2 1 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 84 (25.69%) Wireless
2 25 (7.65%) Bluetooth
3 22 (6.73%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (3.36%) GPRS
5 9 (2.75%) UWB
6 8 (2.45%) GSM
7 7 (2.14%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.53%) TETRA
9 4 (1.22%) Broadband
9 4 (1.22%) Internet
9 4 (1.22%) 802.11
10 3 (0.92%) NFC
11 2 (0.61%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.61%) Modbus
11 2 (0.61%) Firewall
11 2 (0.61%) 3G
11 2 (0.61%) LAN
12 1 (0.31%) WLAN
12 1 (0.31%) WAN
12 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.83%) Firebird
3 4 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.92%) SQLPlus
4 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.31%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.31%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Event Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Metric Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 17 (5.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.92%) LabVIEW
2 3 (0.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.61%) MSI
4 1 (0.31%) Visual Composer
4 1 (0.31%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 51 (15.60%) Manufacturing
2 41 (12.54%) Telecoms
3 39 (11.93%) Marketing
4 26 (7.95%) Finance
5 25 (7.65%) Automotive
6 14 (4.28%) Military
7 9 (2.75%) Multimedia
7 9 (2.75%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.92%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) German Language
9 1 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 74 (22.63%) Software Engineer
2 30 (9.17%) Electronics Engineer
3 28 (8.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 26 (7.95%) Author
4 26 (7.95%) Technical Author
4 26 (7.95%) Design Engineer
5 25 (7.65%) C++ Software Engineer
6 19 (5.81%) Developer
7 18 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (4.59%) C# Software Engineer
9 14 (4.28%) Team Leader
9 14 (4.28%) Hardware Engineer
9 14 (4.28%) Junior
9 14 (4.28%) C Software Engineer
10 11 (3.36%) Senior Technical Author
11 10 (3.06%) Senior Architect
11 10 (3.06%) Architect
11 10 (3.06%) Support Engineer
11 10 (3.06%) Test Engineer
12 9 (2.75%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.87%) .NET
2 20 (6.12%) XML
3 12 (3.67%) J2EE
4 6 (1.83%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.53%) OpenGL
5 5 (1.53%) DirectX
5 5 (1.53%) Direct3D
5 5 (1.53%) OpenCL
5 5 (1.53%) OpenGL ES
6 4 (1.22%) HTML
6 4 (1.22%) WPF
7 3 (0.92%) Ajax
7 3 (0.92%) COM
7 3 (0.92%) CSS
7 3 (0.92%) OCX
7 3 (0.92%) MFC
7 3 (0.92%) WCF
8 2 (0.61%) RESTful
8 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.68%) Computer Science
2 40 (12.23%) Firmware
3 39 (11.93%) Mathematics
4 38 (11.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 32 (9.79%) VHDL
6 27 (8.26%) Embedded Systems
7 24 (7.34%) Device Driver
8 17 (5.20%) DTV
9 15 (4.59%) Verilog
10 14 (4.28%) Management Information System
11 13 (3.98%) Physics
12 11 (3.36%) Animation
12 11 (3.36%) E-Learning
13 8 (2.45%) Chip and PIN
14 7 (2.14%) 3D Graphics
15 6 (1.83%) ASIC
15 6 (1.83%) Smart Meter
16 5 (1.53%) GPGPU
17 4 (1.22%) Blackberry
17 4 (1.22%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.37%) Linux
2 41 (12.54%) Windows
3 30 (9.17%) UNIX
4 16 (4.89%) Android
5 7 (2.14%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (25.69%) Software Engineering
2 27 (8.26%) OO
2 27 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 25 (7.65%) Configuration Management
4 18 (5.50%) Project Management
4 18 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (5.20%) Programme Management
5 17 (5.20%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (5.20%) Signal Processing
6 16 (4.89%) Multithreading
6 16 (4.89%) Software Architecture
7 14 (4.28%) CAD
8 12 (3.67%) Change Management
8 12 (3.67%) Validation
9 11 (3.36%) UML
10 10 (3.06%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (2.14%) Benchmarking
11 7 (2.14%) Integration Testing
11 7 (2.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 85 (25.99%) C
2 79 (24.16%) C++
3 49 (14.98%) C#
4 30 (9.17%) Python
5 26 (7.95%) Java
6 25 (7.65%) MATLAB
7 24 (7.34%) Perl
8 20 (6.12%) SQL
9 19 (5.81%) Embedded C
10 15 (4.59%) Assembly Language
11 5 (1.53%) VB
11 5 (1.53%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.22%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.22%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.22%) PowerHouse
13 3 (0.92%) Ruby
13 3 (0.92%) Tcl
14 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.61%) VB6
14 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 166 (50.76%) Degree
2 11 (3.36%) PhD
3 8 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.22%) CISSP
6 3 (0.92%) HNC
6 3 (0.92%) HND
7 2 (0.61%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.31%) CISM
8 1 (0.31%) CCNP
8 1 (0.31%) CCNA
8 1 (0.31%) ISEB
8 1 (0.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.14%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.53%) JTAG
3 4 (1.22%) ISO 9000
3 4 (1.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 5 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.92%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 36 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.81%) SAP
3 17 (5.20%) Oracle
4 15 (4.59%) EMC
5 8 (2.45%) Sybase
6 7 (2.14%) Perforce
7 6 (1.83%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 6 (1.83%) Xilinx
8 5 (1.53%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 5 (1.53%) Cisco
9 4 (1.22%) Mentor Graphics
10 3 (0.92%) BT
11 2 (0.61%) SolidWorks
11 2 (0.61%) Huawei
11 2 (0.61%) Autodesk
11 2 (0.61%) IBM
11 2 (0.61%) JBoss
11 2 (0.61%) Cognos
12 1 (0.31%) Symbian
12 1 (0.31%) Business Objects
Ipswich, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Van + Overtime
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Neg DoE, plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £62000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Flexi hours, Pension, Hea
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £53000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + £5k and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 6 days ago