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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 106 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 176 196 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.41% 2.46% 2.45%
As % of the General category 6.95% 6.66% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 127 161 149
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2531 2942 3065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.69% 36.94% 36.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2252 2469
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 March 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 March 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 -11 99 £41,500 -7.77% 31
Hertfordshire +8 27 £45,000 +33.33% 11
Suffolk - 24 £37,500 - 5
Essex +7 18 £27,500 -37.50% 5
Bedfordshire +24 8 £47,500 +54.47% 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 157 (49.37%) Degree
2 118 (37.11%) C
3 113 (35.53%) Software Engineering
4 97 (30.50%) C++
5 96 (30.19%) Computer Science
6 75 (23.58%) Python
7 68 (21.38%) Manufacturing
8 54 (16.98%) Internet
9 45 (14.15%) MATLAB
10 44 (13.84%) Windows
11 42 (13.21%) Internet of Things
12 41 (12.89%) .NET
12 41 (12.89%) Microsoft
13 40 (12.58%) C#
14 37 (11.64%) Perl
15 36 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (10.69%) Telecoms
17 33 (10.38%) Algorithms
18 32 (10.06%) Military
18 32 (10.06%) OO
19 31 (9.75%) Project Management
19 31 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
19 31 (9.75%) Marketing
20 26 (8.18%) MS Excel
20 26 (8.18%) HTML
20 26 (8.18%) Finance
21 25 (7.86%) CAD
21 25 (7.86%) ISO 9001
21 25 (7.86%) Chemistry
22 24 (7.55%) Embedded C

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (1.26%) Apache
1 4 (1.26%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.63%) JBoss
3 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.63%) iPlanet
3 2 (0.63%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.31%) Lync
4 1 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 26 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.92%) MS Office
3 12 (3.77%) MS Project
4 8 (2.52%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 7 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (2.20%) Photoshop
5 7 (2.20%) FrameMaker
6 4 (1.26%) Simulink
7 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.63%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.31%) Stateflow
8 1 (0.31%) Maya
8 1 (0.31%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.31%) Blender
8 1 (0.31%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 15 (4.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.26%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) BASE24
4 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.31%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) SaaS
2 3 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (16.98%) Internet
2 17 (5.35%) Wireless
3 14 (4.40%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.14%) Ethernet
4 10 (3.14%) GSM
5 9 (2.83%) DNS
6 7 (2.20%) 3G
7 6 (1.89%) GPRS
8 5 (1.57%) FTP
8 5 (1.57%) HTTP
8 5 (1.57%) SSH
9 4 (1.26%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (1.26%) DWDM
9 4 (1.26%) DHCP
9 4 (1.26%) SDH
9 4 (1.26%) ADSL
10 2 (0.63%) LAN
10 2 (0.63%) VoIP
10 2 (0.63%) WAN
10 2 (0.63%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.14%) MySQL
1 10 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.63%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.31%) Big Data
4 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.31%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 22 (6.92%) Eclipse
2 19 (5.97%) LabVIEW
3 5 (1.57%) Selenium
4 4 (1.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.63%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.63%) NWDS
7 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.31%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.31%) Subversion
7 1 (0.31%) JIRA
7 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 68 (21.38%) Manufacturing
2 34 (10.69%) Telecoms
3 32 (10.06%) Military
4 31 (9.75%) Marketing
5 26 (8.18%) Finance
6 14 (4.40%) Games
7 13 (4.09%) Automotive
8 12 (3.77%) Multimedia
9 8 (2.52%) Legal
10 4 (1.26%) German Language
11 3 (0.94%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.63%) Advertising
12 2 (0.63%) French Language
12 2 (0.63%) Polish Language
12 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.31%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 101 (31.76%) Software Engineer
2 35 (11.01%) Developer
3 27 (8.49%) Author
3 27 (8.49%) Technical Author
4 24 (7.55%) Graduate
4 24 (7.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 23 (7.23%) Design Engineer
6 22 (6.92%) Project Manager
7 21 (6.60%) Software Developer
7 21 (6.60%) Electronics Engineer
8 20 (6.29%) Systems Engineer
9 19 (5.97%) Senior Technical Author
10 16 (5.03%) C++ Developer
11 15 (4.72%) Mechanical Engineer
12 14 (4.40%) .NET Software Engineer
12 14 (4.40%) C# Software Engineer
13 13 (4.09%) Test Engineer
13 13 (4.09%) Programmer
14 12 (3.77%) Field Engineer
14 12 (3.77%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.89%) .NET
2 26 (8.18%) HTML
3 19 (5.97%) XML
3 19 (5.97%) XSLT
4 14 (4.40%) OpenCL
5 12 (3.77%) OpenGL ES
6 10 (3.14%) Direct3D
7 7 (2.20%) J2EE
7 7 (2.20%) CSS
7 7 (2.20%) OpenGL
8 5 (1.57%) DirectX
8 5 (1.57%) Direct3D Mobile
8 5 (1.57%) HTML5
9 3 (0.94%) REST
9 3 (0.94%) Java SE
9 3 (0.94%) WPF
9 3 (0.94%) Middleware
9 3 (0.94%) Web Services
9 3 (0.94%) SOAP
10 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 96 (30.19%) Computer Science
2 42 (13.21%) Internet of Things
3 33 (10.38%) Algorithms
4 31 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (7.86%) Chemistry
6 19 (5.97%) Mathematics
7 15 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
7 15 (4.72%) DTV
7 15 (4.72%) Device Driver
8 14 (4.40%) VHDL
9 13 (4.09%) Physics
10 12 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 11 (3.46%) Verilog
12 10 (3.14%) Telematics
13 6 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
14 5 (1.57%) GPGPU
14 5 (1.57%) Open Source
14 5 (1.57%) ASIC
14 5 (1.57%) iPhone
15 3 (0.94%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.84%) Windows
2 21 (6.60%) Linux
2 21 (6.60%) Android
3 20 (6.29%) UNIX
4 8 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.26%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.26%) CentOS
6 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.63%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (35.53%) Software Engineering
2 36 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (10.06%) OO
4 31 (9.75%) Project Management
5 25 (7.86%) CAD
6 23 (7.23%) Mentoring
7 19 (5.97%) Coaching
7 19 (5.97%) Content Management
8 18 (5.66%) Data Analysis
9 16 (5.03%) Programme Management
10 15 (4.72%) Scrum
10 15 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (4.72%) ITIL
10 15 (4.72%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (4.09%) Line Management
12 12 (3.77%) PRINCE2
12 12 (3.77%) CRM
13 11 (3.46%) Validation
13 11 (3.46%) Image Processing
14 10 (3.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (37.11%) C
2 97 (30.50%) C++
3 75 (23.58%) Python
4 45 (14.15%) MATLAB
5 40 (12.58%) C#
6 37 (11.64%) Perl
7 24 (7.55%) Embedded C
8 23 (7.23%) Java
9 20 (6.29%) SQL
10 19 (5.97%) Embedded C++
11 14 (4.40%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.83%) Assembly Language
13 6 (1.89%) PHP
14 5 (1.57%) JavaScript
15 4 (1.26%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.26%) ABAP
16 3 (0.94%) VBA
17 2 (0.63%) Ada
17 2 (0.63%) Tcl
17 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 157 (49.37%) Degree
2 19 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.35%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.72%) PMI Certification
5 14 (4.40%) HNC
6 13 (4.09%) PMP
7 8 (2.52%) PhD
8 7 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.57%) HND
10 2 (0.63%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.63%) RHCE
10 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.63%) LPIC
10 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.31%) MCITP
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.31%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.86%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.89%) JTAG
2 6 (1.89%) IEC 61508
3 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) QA
4 2 (0.63%) ISO 9002
4 2 (0.63%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.63%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (4.72%) Firmware
2 2 (0.63%) Xen
2 2 (0.63%) Postfix
2 2 (0.63%) Sendmail
2 2 (0.63%) KVM
2 2 (0.63%) iptables
2 2 (0.63%) NFS
2 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) Puppet
2 2 (0.63%) CFEngine
2 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.63%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.60%) SAP
3 15 (4.72%) EMC
4 9 (2.83%) Oracle
4 9 (2.83%) SolidWorks
5 7 (2.20%) Cisco
5 7 (2.20%) Adobe
6 5 (1.57%) Juniper
6 5 (1.57%) Xilinx
7 4 (1.26%) Ciena
7 4 (1.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.94%) Intel
8 3 (0.94%) HP
8 3 (0.94%) IBM
8 3 (0.94%) Vertica
8 3 (0.94%) Nokia
9 2 (0.63%) Siemens
9 2 (0.63%) VMware
9 2 (0.63%) Allen-Bradley
9 2 (0.63%) Marketo
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