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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 144 143 128
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 133 143 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.71% 1.72% 1.92%
As % of the General category 5.06% 4.77% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 96 105 117
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2626 2996 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 36.00% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2061 2372 2212
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +1 77 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Suffolk +25 28 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Essex +3 15 £66,250 +54.06% 9
Hertfordshire -5 10 £40,000 -4.76% 4
Bedfordshire +11 3 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 140 (45.31%) Degree
2 119 (38.51%) C
3 97 (31.39%) C++
4 89 (28.80%) Software Engineering
5 84 (27.18%) Computer Science
6 71 (22.98%) Python
6 71 (22.98%) Manufacturing
7 50 (16.18%) .NET
8 49 (15.86%) Marketing
9 46 (14.89%) HTML
9 46 (14.89%) Telecoms
10 44 (14.24%) C#
11 43 (13.92%) Project Management
12 39 (12.62%) Windows
13 38 (12.30%) Microsoft
14 36 (11.65%) Finance
14 36 (11.65%) Algorithms
15 33 (10.68%) MATLAB
16 31 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (9.39%) Security Cleared
17 29 (9.39%) Java
18 28 (9.06%) SQL
18 28 (9.06%) SC Cleared
19 27 (8.74%) Internet
19 27 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (8.41%) Perl
20 26 (8.41%) SAP
21 25 (8.09%) Automotive
21 25 (8.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
22 24 (7.77%) Physics

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.29%) Apache
3 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.65%) Lync
3 2 (0.65%) JBoss
4 1 (0.32%) Node.js
4 1 (0.32%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (7.44%) MS Office
1 23 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.53%) Photoshop
2 14 (4.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (4.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 13 (4.21%) PTC Creo
4 7 (2.27%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (1.62%) FrameMaker
5 5 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.62%) AutoCAD
6 4 (1.29%) MS Project
7 2 (0.65%) Simulink
7 2 (0.65%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (7.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.65%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.74%) Internet
2 16 (5.18%) Wireless
2 16 (5.18%) Ethernet
3 13 (4.21%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.91%) DNS
5 7 (2.27%) FTP
5 7 (2.27%) HTTP
5 7 (2.27%) SSH
6 6 (1.94%) GPRS
7 5 (1.62%) GSM
7 5 (1.62%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 4 (1.29%) DWDM
8 4 (1.29%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (1.29%) SDH
8 4 (1.29%) ADSL
9 3 (0.97%) LAN
9 3 (0.97%) 3G
10 2 (0.65%) RFID
10 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.91%) MySQL
3 5 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (5.18%) Eclipse
2 9 (2.91%) LabVIEW
3 8 (2.59%) Selenium
4 4 (1.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.65%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.32%) RSpec
7 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.32%) GCC
7 1 (0.32%) Redmine
7 1 (0.32%) Capybara
7 1 (0.32%) Subversion
7 1 (0.32%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
General
1 71 (22.98%) Manufacturing
2 49 (15.86%) Marketing
3 46 (14.89%) Telecoms
4 36 (11.65%) Finance
5 25 (8.09%) Automotive
6 13 (4.21%) Legal
7 10 (3.24%) Games
8 9 (2.91%) Military
9 7 (2.27%) German Language
10 5 (1.62%) Polish Language
10 5 (1.62%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.62%) French Language
10 5 (1.62%) Multimedia
10 5 (1.62%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.97%) Avionics
12 2 (0.65%) Banking
12 2 (0.65%) Advertising
13 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 85 (27.51%) Software Engineer
2 39 (12.62%) Developer
3 34 (11.00%) Technical Author
3 34 (11.00%) Author
4 28 (9.06%) Project Manager
5 25 (8.09%) Graduate
6 24 (7.77%) Design Engineer
7 23 (7.44%) Software Developer
7 23 (7.44%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (7.12%) Test Engineer
8 22 (7.12%) Electronics Engineer
9 19 (6.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 18 (5.83%) C# Software Engineer
11 17 (5.50%) Architect
11 17 (5.50%) .NET Software Engineer
12 16 (5.18%) Senior Technical Author
13 15 (4.85%) Mechanical Engineer
13 15 (4.85%) C++ Developer
14 12 (3.88%) Software Test Engineer
15 11 (3.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.18%) .NET
2 46 (14.89%) HTML
3 16 (5.18%) XML
3 16 (5.18%) XSLT
4 15 (4.85%) CSS
5 9 (2.91%) J2EE
6 8 (2.59%) HTML5
7 7 (2.27%) Web Services
8 6 (1.94%) OpenCL
9 3 (0.97%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.97%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.97%) WCF
9 3 (0.97%) LINQ
9 3 (0.97%) jQuery
9 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.65%) J2SE
10 2 (0.65%) Direct3D
10 2 (0.65%) OpenGL ES
11 1 (0.32%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 84 (27.18%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.65%) Algorithms
3 31 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (8.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 24 (7.77%) Physics
6 23 (7.44%) DTV
7 22 (7.12%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (6.47%) VHDL
9 19 (6.15%) Internet of Things
10 18 (5.83%) Verilog
11 14 (4.53%) Mobile App
12 12 (3.88%) Telematics
13 10 (3.24%) Device Driver
14 9 (2.91%) Mathematics
15 8 (2.59%) Mechatronics
16 6 (1.94%) Robotics
17 5 (1.62%) iPhone
17 5 (1.62%) Data Centre
18 4 (1.29%) PMI
19 2 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.62%) Windows
2 23 (7.44%) Android
3 19 (6.15%) Linux
4 15 (4.85%) UNIX
5 12 (3.88%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.65%) CentOS
8 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.32%) Symbian OS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (28.80%) Software Engineering
2 43 (13.92%) Project Management
3 27 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (7.77%) Programme Management
5 23 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (7.44%) Digital Marketing
6 22 (7.12%) OO
6 22 (7.12%) Scrum
7 20 (6.47%) Data Analysis
8 19 (6.15%) CAD
9 18 (5.83%) PRINCE2
9 18 (5.83%) Line Management
10 17 (5.50%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.18%) Coaching
11 16 (5.18%) Content Management
12 15 (4.85%) Signal Processing
13 12 (3.88%) CRM
14 9 (2.91%) ITIL
14 9 (2.91%) Change Management
14 9 (2.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 119 (38.51%) C
2 97 (31.39%) C++
3 71 (22.98%) Python
4 44 (14.24%) C#
5 33 (10.68%) MATLAB
6 29 (9.39%) Java
7 28 (9.06%) SQL
8 26 (8.41%) Perl
9 23 (7.44%) Embedded C
10 18 (5.83%) Embedded C++
11 10 (3.24%) JavaScript
12 8 (2.59%) PHP
12 8 (2.59%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.27%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.62%) Ruby
14 5 (1.62%) Assembly Language
14 5 (1.62%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.29%) VB
16 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.65%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 140 (45.31%) Degree
2 29 (9.39%) Security Cleared
3 28 (9.06%) SC Cleared
4 18 (5.83%) HNC
5 11 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (3.24%) PhD
7 9 (2.91%) HND
8 7 (2.27%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.29%) PMP
10 3 (0.97%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.65%) RHCE
11 2 (0.65%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.65%) MCSE
11 2 (0.65%) LPIC
11 2 (0.65%) MCITP
12 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.32%) ISEB
12 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.88%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.94%) QA
3 5 (1.62%) JTAG
3 5 (1.62%) ISO 9002
3 5 (1.62%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.97%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.32%) DO-160
System Software
1 19 (6.15%) Firmware
2 2 (0.65%) Xen
2 2 (0.65%) Postfix
2 2 (0.65%) KVM
2 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) iptables
3 1 (0.32%) Docker
3 1 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.65%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.41%) SAP
3 14 (4.53%) EMC
4 7 (2.27%) Cisco
4 7 (2.27%) Oracle
5 5 (1.62%) Xilinx
5 5 (1.62%) T-Plan
5 5 (1.62%) Allen-Bradley
5 5 (1.62%) Adobe
5 5 (1.62%) Juniper
5 5 (1.62%) Siemens
6 4 (1.29%) PTC
6 4 (1.29%) Autodesk
6 4 (1.29%) Intel
6 4 (1.29%) Ciena
7 2 (0.65%) Proofpoint
7 2 (0.65%) Citrix
7 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.32%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.32%) Computacenter
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum, plus Shares and Benefits!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Great Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Flexible, Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £££ (incl. comprehensive package)
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,0000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48K DOE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago