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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 157 120 137
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +17
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 104 138 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 1.93% 1.80%
As % of the General category 3.68% 5.21% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 90 123
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 £31,000 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2824 2649 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.29% 37.02% 36.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 2110 2623
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,488 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 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 29 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 0 82 £50,000 +17.64% 23
Essex -18 8 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Hertfordshire -30 7 £42,000 +20.00% 6
Suffolk +7 5 £21,500 -46.25% 5
Bedfordshire -2 1 £22,000 -48.23% 4
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 148 (54.01%) Degree
2 73 (26.64%) C
3 71 (25.91%) Software Engineering
3 71 (25.91%) Wireless
4 62 (22.63%) C++
5 53 (19.34%) Computer Science
6 48 (17.52%) Telecoms
7 44 (16.06%) Manufacturing
8 39 (14.23%) Windows
9 36 (13.14%) Linux
9 36 (13.14%) MS Office
9 36 (13.14%) Mathematics
10 35 (12.77%) Marketing
11 33 (12.04%) C#
12 32 (11.68%) UNIX
13 31 (11.31%) Python
13 31 (11.31%) Firmware
14 30 (10.95%) Microsoft
15 28 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (9.85%) MS Excel
16 27 (9.85%) Java
17 26 (9.49%) Finance
18 25 (9.12%) Embedded C
19 24 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
20 23 (8.39%) Perl
21 22 (8.03%) OO
21 22 (8.03%) MATLAB
21 22 (8.03%) Embedded Systems
22 21 (7.66%) Automotive
23 20 (7.30%) Military

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.92%) Apache
1 8 (2.92%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.19%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 6 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (1.46%) IIS
4 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.73%) CloudStack
4 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (13.14%) MS Office
2 27 (9.85%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.19%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.19%) Simulink
4 5 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.46%) FrameMaker
6 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.73%) TargetLink
7 2 (0.73%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.73%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (6.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 71 (25.91%) Wireless
2 16 (5.84%) Bluetooth
3 14 (5.11%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (4.74%) GPRS
5 8 (2.92%) GSM
6 6 (2.19%) Internet
6 6 (2.19%) UWB
7 5 (1.82%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.46%) Broadband
8 4 (1.46%) Firewall
8 4 (1.46%) TETRA
9 3 (1.09%) 3G
9 3 (1.09%) 802.11
10 2 (0.73%) NFC
10 2 (0.73%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.36%) LTE
11 1 (0.36%) MGW
11 1 (0.36%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.36%) M3UA
11 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.19%) Firebird
2 4 (1.46%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.46%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.09%) SQLPlus
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (2.19%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.09%) LabVIEW
2 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.73%) MSI
3 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Ant
4 1 (0.36%) JUnit
4 1 (0.36%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 48 (17.52%) Telecoms
2 44 (16.06%) Manufacturing
3 35 (12.77%) Marketing
4 26 (9.49%) Finance
5 21 (7.66%) Automotive
6 20 (7.30%) Military
7 9 (3.28%) Multimedia
7 9 (3.28%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 56 (20.44%) Software Engineer
2 24 (8.76%) Author
2 24 (8.76%) Technical Author
3 23 (8.39%) Electronics Engineer
4 18 (6.57%) Design Engineer
4 18 (6.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (5.84%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (5.11%) Developer
7 12 (4.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (4.38%) Team Leader
8 11 (4.01%) Junior
9 10 (3.65%) Development Engineer
10 9 (3.28%) C Software Engineer
10 9 (3.28%) Architect
10 9 (3.28%) Java Developer
10 9 (3.28%) Senior Technical Author
11 8 (2.92%) Test Engineer
11 8 (2.92%) Senior Developer
11 8 (2.92%) Support Engineer
12 7 (2.55%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.30%) .NET
2 12 (4.38%) J2EE
2 12 (4.38%) XML
3 8 (2.92%) HTML
4 5 (1.82%) XSLT
4 5 (1.82%) OpenGL
4 5 (1.82%) DirectX
4 5 (1.82%) Direct3D
4 5 (1.82%) OpenCL
4 5 (1.82%) OpenGL ES
4 5 (1.82%) Direct3D Mobile
5 4 (1.46%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.46%) WPF
6 3 (1.09%) WCF
6 3 (1.09%) OCX
6 3 (1.09%) COM
6 3 (1.09%) MFC
7 2 (0.73%) CSS
7 2 (0.73%) Ajax
7 2 (0.73%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.34%) Computer Science
2 36 (13.14%) Mathematics
3 31 (11.31%) Firmware
4 22 (8.03%) Embedded Systems
5 20 (7.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 18 (6.57%) DTV
7 17 (6.20%) Device Driver
8 16 (5.84%) Management Information System
9 15 (5.47%) VHDL
10 11 (4.01%) Physics
11 10 (3.65%) Chip and PIN
12 8 (2.92%) Verilog
12 8 (2.92%) Cryptography
12 8 (2.92%) PKI
12 8 (2.92%) 3D Graphics
13 6 (2.19%) Smart Meter
13 6 (2.19%) Smartphone
13 6 (2.19%) Blackberry
14 5 (1.82%) GPGPU
15 4 (1.46%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.23%) Windows
2 36 (13.14%) Linux
3 32 (11.68%) UNIX
4 11 (4.01%) Android
5 6 (2.19%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.91%) Software Engineering
2 28 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (8.03%) OO
5 19 (6.93%) Configuration Management
6 18 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (6.57%) Programme Management
6 18 (6.57%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (6.20%) Signal Processing
8 15 (5.47%) Project Management
9 12 (4.38%) Change Management
10 11 (4.01%) CAD
10 11 (4.01%) Software Architecture
11 9 (3.28%) Multithreading
11 9 (3.28%) Information Security
12 8 (2.92%) ITIL
12 8 (2.92%) OOP
13 7 (2.55%) Validation
13 7 (2.55%) Integration Testing
14 6 (2.19%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 73 (26.64%) C
2 62 (22.63%) C++
3 33 (12.04%) C#
4 31 (11.31%) Python
5 27 (9.85%) Java
6 25 (9.12%) Embedded C
7 23 (8.39%) Perl
8 22 (8.03%) MATLAB
9 19 (6.93%) SQL
10 12 (4.38%) Assembly Language
11 7 (2.55%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.46%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.09%) VB
13 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.73%) Tcl
14 2 (0.73%) Ruby
14 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.36%) VB6
15 1 (0.36%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 148 (54.01%) Degree
2 11 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.92%) PhD
4 7 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.46%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (1.46%) HND
5 4 (1.46%) CISSP
6 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.73%) MCSE
7 2 (0.73%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) HNC
8 1 (0.36%) CCNP
8 1 (0.36%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.92%) ISO 9000
2 7 (2.55%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.55%) SLA
3 5 (1.82%) JTAG
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.57%) SAP
3 16 (5.84%) Oracle
4 14 (5.11%) EMC
5 8 (2.92%) Sybase
6 7 (2.55%) Cisco
7 5 (1.82%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (1.46%) Perforce
9 2 (0.73%) SolidWorks
9 2 (0.73%) Huawei
9 2 (0.73%) Autodesk
9 2 (0.73%) BT
9 2 (0.73%) JBoss
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos
10 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.36%) Intel
10 1 (0.36%) Juniper
10 1 (0.36%) Sage
10 1 (0.36%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.36%) SonicWALL
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