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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 112 109 86
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 202 196 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.33% 2.29% 2.81%
As % of the General category 6.40% 6.51% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 169 148 142
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £55,000
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
3158 3013 3355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.45% 35.14% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2420 2443 2666
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,450 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +16 160 £42,500 +3.65% 94
Hertfordshire -18 15 £31,000 -24.84% 11
Essex -31 15 £44,000 +7.97% 3
Bedfordshire -12 7 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Norfolk 0 3 £37,500 - 1
East Anglia +1 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Suffolk -17 1 £33,500 -10.66% 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 151 (43.90%) Degree
2 110 (31.98%) C++
3 105 (30.52%) Software Engineering
4 98 (28.49%) C
5 63 (18.31%) Wireless
6 54 (15.70%) C#
7 47 (13.66%) VHDL
8 45 (13.08%) XML
9 43 (12.50%) Manufacturing
10 42 (12.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 41 (11.92%) Linux
12 38 (11.05%) Computer Science
13 37 (10.76%) Firmware
14 36 (10.47%) Mathematics
15 34 (9.88%) Embedded Systems
16 33 (9.59%) Microsoft
17 32 (9.30%) Windows
18 31 (9.01%) OO
18 31 (9.01%) .NET
19 30 (8.72%) Perl
20 29 (8.43%) Automotive
20 29 (8.43%) Content Management
21 27 (7.85%) Java
22 25 (7.27%) Project Management
22 25 (7.27%) Verilog
23 23 (6.69%) Python
23 23 (6.69%) Bluetooth
24 22 (6.40%) MS Office
24 22 (6.40%) Wi-Fi
24 22 (6.40%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (4.36%) CMS
2 5 (1.45%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.29%) SAS
5 1 (0.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 22 (6.40%) MS Office
2 20 (5.81%) MS Excel
3 16 (4.65%) FrameMaker
4 13 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 3 (0.87%) MS Project
7 1 (0.29%) Simulink
7 1 (0.29%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.29%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 63 (18.31%) Wireless
2 23 (6.69%) Bluetooth
3 22 (6.40%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (2.62%) UWB
5 7 (2.03%) Ethernet
6 6 (1.74%) GSM
7 5 (1.45%) TETRA
7 5 (1.45%) LAN
8 4 (1.16%) WAN
9 3 (0.87%) Firewall
9 3 (0.87%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.87%) 802.11
9 3 (0.87%) Internet
9 3 (0.87%) NFC
9 3 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.58%) Modbus
10 2 (0.58%) Broadband
10 2 (0.58%) GPRS
11 1 (0.29%) LDAP
11 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.62%) Oracle Database
2 6 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.29%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.29%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (6.10%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.33%) LabVIEW
3 3 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.29%) Hudson
5 1 (0.29%) Visual Composer
General
1 43 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 29 (8.43%) Automotive
3 18 (5.23%) Finance
4 17 (4.94%) Marketing
5 16 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.65%) Games
6 9 (2.62%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.45%) Military
8 3 (0.87%) Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 78 (22.67%) Software Engineer
2 36 (10.47%) Electronics Engineer
3 35 (10.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 32 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 26 (7.56%) Author
5 26 (7.56%) Technical Author
6 23 (6.69%) Design Engineer
7 20 (5.81%) Senior Technical Author
8 18 (5.23%) C# Software Engineer
8 18 (5.23%) Team Leader
9 16 (4.65%) Analyst
9 16 (4.65%) C Software Engineer
9 16 (4.65%) Technical Manager
10 15 (4.36%) Junior
10 15 (4.36%) Developer
10 15 (4.36%) Development Manager
11 11 (3.20%) Technical Team Leader
11 11 (3.20%) Documentation Manager
11 11 (3.20%) Architect
11 11 (3.20%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (13.08%) XML
2 31 (9.01%) .NET
3 3 (0.87%) J2EE
3 3 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.87%) WPF
4 2 (0.58%) Qt
4 2 (0.58%) CSS
4 2 (0.58%) DHTML
4 2 (0.58%) HTML
4 2 (0.58%) Ajax
4 2 (0.58%) WinForms
5 1 (0.29%) XMPP
5 1 (0.29%) MFC
5 1 (0.29%) WCF
5 1 (0.29%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.66%) VHDL
2 42 (12.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 38 (11.05%) Computer Science
4 37 (10.76%) Firmware
5 36 (10.47%) Mathematics
6 34 (9.88%) Embedded Systems
7 25 (7.27%) Verilog
8 21 (6.10%) Device Driver
9 16 (4.65%) E-Learning
9 16 (4.65%) Animation
10 13 (3.78%) ASIC
11 11 (3.20%) Physics
12 6 (1.74%) DTV
12 6 (1.74%) CESG
12 6 (1.74%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.16%) CAN bus
13 4 (1.16%) Handset
13 4 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (0.87%) PKI
14 3 (0.87%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.92%) Linux
2 32 (9.30%) Windows
3 22 (6.40%) Android
4 15 (4.36%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.49%) UNIX
6 2 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (30.52%) Software Engineering
2 31 (9.01%) OO
3 29 (8.43%) Content Management
4 25 (7.27%) Project Management
5 20 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (5.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 19 (5.52%) Configuration Management
6 19 (5.52%) Multithreading
7 18 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (5.23%) Validation
8 14 (4.07%) Risk Management
9 13 (3.78%) Change Control
10 12 (3.49%) Software Architecture
10 12 (3.49%) Requirements Management
10 12 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (3.20%) CAD
11 11 (3.20%) Signal Processing
12 9 (2.62%) Programme Management
12 9 (2.62%) Change Management
12 9 (2.62%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (31.98%) C++
2 98 (28.49%) C
3 54 (15.70%) C#
4 30 (8.72%) Perl
5 27 (7.85%) Java
6 23 (6.69%) Python
7 21 (6.10%) MATLAB
8 17 (4.94%) SQL
9 15 (4.36%) VB
10 13 (3.78%) Assembly Language
11 11 (3.20%) Embedded C
12 7 (2.03%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.16%) PowerHouse
13 4 (1.16%) Ruby
14 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.87%) PHP
14 3 (0.87%) Tcl
14 3 (0.87%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.58%) GLSL
15 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 151 (43.90%) Degree
2 22 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.36%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.33%) PhD
5 3 (0.87%) HNC
5 3 (0.87%) HND
5 3 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) CCNP
7 1 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.74%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.45%) QA
3 3 (0.87%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.58%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9002
5 1 (0.29%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) NFS
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.29%) SCOM
1 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.52%) EMC
3 15 (4.36%) Oracle
4 14 (4.07%) Symbian
4 14 (4.07%) Nokia
5 13 (3.78%) SAP
6 8 (2.33%) Xilinx
7 6 (1.74%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 6 (1.74%) Perforce
8 5 (1.45%) Cisco
8 5 (1.45%) HP
8 5 (1.45%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 4 (1.16%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.16%) Juniper
10 3 (0.87%) VMware
10 3 (0.87%) BT
10 3 (0.87%) Mentor Graphics
10 3 (0.87%) Sybase
10 3 (0.87%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.58%) Atmel
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