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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 116 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 172 206 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.27% 2.39% 2.27%
As % of the General category 6.64% 6.57% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 127 168 148
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
2592 3136 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.27% 36.41% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2055 2413 2419
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -16 94 £42,500 +1.19% 39
Hertfordshire +10 29 £42,500 +37.09% 6
Suffolk +33 24 £43,750 +30.59% 2
Essex +6 18 £58,750 +33.52% 12
Bedfordshire +26 7 £47,500 +39.70% 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 169 (47.61%) Degree
2 131 (36.90%) C
3 114 (32.11%) Software Engineering
4 109 (30.70%) C++
5 99 (27.89%) Computer Science
6 82 (23.10%) Manufacturing
7 78 (21.97%) Python
8 59 (16.62%) Internet
9 49 (13.80%) Microsoft
10 48 (13.52%) .NET
11 46 (12.96%) MATLAB
12 45 (12.68%) Windows
12 45 (12.68%) Internet of Things
13 44 (12.39%) C#
14 43 (12.11%) Project Management
15 40 (11.27%) Marketing
16 39 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
16 39 (10.99%) Algorithms
17 38 (10.70%) Perl
18 37 (10.42%) Telecoms
19 35 (9.86%) Military
19 35 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (9.86%) HTML
20 33 (9.30%) Finance
21 31 (8.73%) OO
22 29 (8.17%) MS Excel
22 29 (8.17%) CAD
23 28 (7.89%) Embedded C
23 28 (7.89%) SQL
24 27 (7.61%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.13%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.13%) Apache
3 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.56%) JBoss
3 2 (0.56%) iPlanet
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.56%) Lync
4 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 29 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.04%) MS Office
3 12 (3.38%) SOLIDWORKS
3 12 (3.38%) MS Project
4 11 (3.10%) Photoshop
4 11 (3.10%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.82%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 10 (2.82%) PTC Creo
6 7 (1.97%) FrameMaker
7 5 (1.41%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.41%) AutoCAD
7 5 (1.41%) Simulink
8 2 (0.56%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.28%) Maya
9 1 (0.28%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.28%) Blender
Business Applications
1 19 (5.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.13%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.56%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.28%) BASE24
4 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.28%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.13%) SaaS
2 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (16.62%) Internet
2 17 (4.79%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.23%) Ethernet
3 15 (4.23%) Wireless
4 12 (3.38%) DNS
5 10 (2.82%) GSM
6 8 (2.25%) FTP
6 8 (2.25%) HTTP
6 8 (2.25%) SSH
7 7 (1.97%) 3G
8 6 (1.69%) GPRS
9 4 (1.13%) DHCP
9 4 (1.13%) SDH
9 4 (1.13%) ADSL
9 4 (1.13%) DWDM
9 4 (1.13%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 4 (1.13%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.56%) RFID
10 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.82%) MySQL
3 5 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.56%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) Firebird
6 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (6.48%) Eclipse
2 18 (5.07%) LabVIEW
3 7 (1.97%) Selenium
4 4 (1.13%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.56%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.56%) NWDS
7 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.28%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.28%) Subversion
7 1 (0.28%) JIRA
7 1 (0.28%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 82 (23.10%) Manufacturing
2 40 (11.27%) Marketing
3 37 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 35 (9.86%) Military
5 33 (9.30%) Finance
6 18 (5.07%) Automotive
7 16 (4.51%) Games
8 13 (3.66%) Multimedia
9 10 (2.82%) Legal
10 7 (1.97%) German Language
11 5 (1.41%) Polish Language
11 5 (1.41%) Spanish Language
11 5 (1.41%) French Language
12 4 (1.13%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.56%) Advertising
13 2 (0.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 101 (28.45%) Software Engineer
2 40 (11.27%) Developer
3 33 (9.30%) Technical Author
3 33 (9.30%) Author
4 31 (8.73%) Project Manager
5 27 (7.61%) Systems Engineer
6 26 (7.32%) Design Engineer
7 23 (6.48%) Graduate
7 23 (6.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 22 (6.20%) Electronics Engineer
8 22 (6.20%) Software Developer
9 20 (5.63%) Senior Technical Author
10 18 (5.07%) .NET Software Engineer
10 18 (5.07%) C# Software Engineer
11 17 (4.79%) C++ Developer
11 17 (4.79%) Mechanical Engineer
12 16 (4.51%) Test Engineer
13 14 (3.94%) Administrator
13 14 (3.94%) Architect
13 14 (3.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (13.52%) .NET
2 35 (9.86%) HTML
3 20 (5.63%) XML
3 20 (5.63%) XSLT
4 14 (3.94%) OpenCL
5 13 (3.66%) CSS
6 11 (3.10%) OpenGL ES
7 10 (2.82%) Direct3D
8 8 (2.25%) J2EE
9 7 (1.97%) HTML5
10 6 (1.69%) OpenGL
11 5 (1.41%) DirectX
11 5 (1.41%) Direct3D Mobile
12 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.85%) Entity Framework
12 3 (0.85%) REST
12 3 (0.85%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.85%) Java SE
12 3 (0.85%) WCF
12 3 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 99 (27.89%) Computer Science
2 45 (12.68%) Internet of Things
3 39 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (10.99%) Algorithms
4 25 (7.04%) Chemistry
5 19 (5.35%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (5.35%) DTV
5 19 (5.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 18 (5.07%) VHDL
6 18 (5.07%) Physics
7 17 (4.79%) Mathematics
7 17 (4.79%) Device Driver
8 14 (3.94%) Verilog
9 13 (3.66%) Telematics
10 7 (1.97%) Mechatronics
11 6 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.41%) ASIC
12 5 (1.41%) Robotics
12 5 (1.41%) GPGPU
12 5 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.68%) Windows
2 23 (6.48%) Linux
3 21 (5.92%) UNIX
4 19 (5.35%) Android
5 6 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.13%) CentOS
8 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.56%) Solaris
9 1 (0.28%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.28%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (32.11%) Software Engineering
2 43 (12.11%) Project Management
3 35 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (8.73%) OO
5 29 (8.17%) CAD
6 24 (6.76%) Mentoring
7 23 (6.48%) Data Analysis
8 20 (5.63%) Programme Management
8 20 (5.63%) Content Management
8 20 (5.63%) Coaching
9 19 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (5.35%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (5.07%) Scrum
11 16 (4.51%) Line Management
12 15 (4.23%) ITIL
12 15 (4.23%) PRINCE2
13 13 (3.66%) CRM
13 13 (3.66%) Signal Processing
14 11 (3.10%) Image Processing
15 10 (2.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 131 (36.90%) C
2 109 (30.70%) C++
3 78 (21.97%) Python
4 46 (12.96%) MATLAB
5 44 (12.39%) C#
6 38 (10.70%) Perl
7 28 (7.89%) Embedded C
7 28 (7.89%) SQL
8 27 (7.61%) Java
9 22 (6.20%) Embedded C++
10 14 (3.94%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.54%) Assembly Language
12 8 (2.25%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.69%) PHP
13 6 (1.69%) ABAP
14 5 (1.41%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.85%) VB
15 3 (0.85%) VBA
15 3 (0.85%) Ruby
16 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 169 (47.61%) Degree
2 27 (7.61%) Security Cleared
3 25 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.51%) PMI Certification
4 16 (4.51%) HNC
5 13 (3.66%) PMP
6 11 (3.10%) PhD
7 10 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.97%) HND
9 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.56%) MCSE
9 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.56%) RHCE
9 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.56%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.56%) LPIC
9 2 (0.56%) MCITP
9 2 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.48%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.69%) IEC 61508
3 5 (1.41%) JTAG
3 5 (1.41%) ISO 9002
3 5 (1.41%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.85%) QA
6 2 (0.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 16 (4.51%) Firmware
2 2 (0.56%) Xen
2 2 (0.56%) Postfix
2 2 (0.56%) Sendmail
2 2 (0.56%) KVM
2 2 (0.56%) iptables
2 2 (0.56%) NFS
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Puppet
2 2 (0.56%) CFEngine
2 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.61%) SAP
3 17 (4.79%) EMC
4 11 (3.10%) Oracle
5 7 (1.97%) Cisco
5 7 (1.97%) Adobe
6 6 (1.69%) Intel
7 5 (1.41%) Juniper
7 5 (1.41%) Siemens
7 5 (1.41%) Xilinx
7 5 (1.41%) T-Plan
7 5 (1.41%) Allen-Bradley
8 4 (1.13%) Ciena
8 4 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.85%) Autodesk
9 3 (0.85%) HP
9 3 (0.85%) IBM
9 3 (0.85%) Vertica
9 3 (0.85%) Nokia
9 3 (0.85%) PTC
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IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Shares + Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + fantastic benefits and prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Flexible, Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Authoring House Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k + top benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £42k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
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