The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 361 354 310
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -44
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 719 744 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.73% 0.87%
As % of the General category 1.58% 1.67% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 462 562 734
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Electronics
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45430 44425 47311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.25% 43.45% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36830 34977 39785
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Electronics
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the England region.

Electronics Salary Trend in England

Electronics
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in England

Electronics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
South East -32 241 £47,500 +13.09% 86
East of England -33 134 £40,000 - 59
London +35 126 £50,000 +11.11% 28
South West -2 72 £40,000 +14.28% 51
West Midlands +19 42 £40,000 +14.28% 7
East Midlands +27 35 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Yorkshire -10 30 £37,500 -11.76% 8
North West -10 24 £39,000 +4.00% 10
North East -17 12 £40,500 +15.71% 1
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 651 (44.77%) Degree
2 404 (27.79%) C++
3 403 (27.72%) C
4 394 (27.10%) Software Engineering
5 367 (25.24%) Manufacturing
6 358 (24.62%) Telecoms
7 307 (21.11%) Marketing
8 303 (20.84%) Finance
9 266 (18.29%) DTV
10 258 (17.74%) Linux
11 252 (17.33%) SAP
12 249 (17.13%) Business Intelligence
13 245 (16.85%) Programme Management
14 242 (16.64%) Windows
15 241 (16.57%) Computer Science
16 240 (16.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 240 (16.51%) Digital Marketing
17 190 (13.07%) C#
18 174 (11.97%) Firmware
19 144 (9.90%) Embedded Systems
20 137 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
21 130 (8.94%) Java
22 129 (8.87%) Project Management
23 127 (8.73%) Aerospace
24 126 (8.67%) SQL
25 123 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
26 120 (8.25%) Security Cleared
27 118 (8.12%) Embedded C
28 117 (8.05%) Python
29 113 (7.77%) Physics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 30 (2.06%) MS Exchange
2 26 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.72%) CMS
4 23 (1.58%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.76%) IIS
6 9 (0.62%) Lync
7 8 (0.55%) Apache
7 8 (0.55%) Node.js
8 7 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.41%) WordPress
9 6 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.34%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.28%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.28%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.21%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 84 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 46 (3.16%) Simulink
3 40 (2.75%) MS Office
4 28 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.58%) MS Project
6 16 (1.10%) TargetLink
7 15 (1.03%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.83%) Stateflow
9 11 (0.76%) Photoshop
10 10 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
12 7 (0.48%) AutoCAD
13 5 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 3 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.14%) Mathematica
15 2 (0.14%) Windchill
15 2 (0.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 2 (0.14%) SPSS
16 1 (0.069%) FrameMaker
16 1 (0.069%) Maya
Business Applications
1 240 (16.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.34%) LabWindows
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.28%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.21%) SAP FI-GL
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.069%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.069%) Documaker
8 1 (0.069%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.069%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.03%) SaaS
2 13 (0.89%) Basecamp
3 9 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.28%) Office 365
6 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) IaaS
8 1 (0.069%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.069%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 82 (5.64%) TCP/IP
2 76 (5.23%) Internet
2 76 (5.23%) Wireless
3 64 (4.40%) Ethernet
4 48 (3.30%) Firewall
5 46 (3.16%) LAN
6 35 (2.41%) DNS
7 34 (2.34%) WAN
8 30 (2.06%) VPN
9 29 (1.99%) GPRS
10 26 (1.79%) HTTP
11 25 (1.72%) GSM
12 24 (1.65%) DHCP
12 24 (1.65%) SAN
12 24 (1.65%) 3G
13 18 (1.24%) Bluetooth
14 15 (1.03%) iSCSI
15 14 (0.96%) DVB
16 12 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
17 11 (0.76%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (3.71%) SQL Server
2 50 (3.44%) MySQL
3 21 (1.44%) Big Data
4 18 (1.24%) MongoDB
5 11 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 10 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 9 (0.62%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.55%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.41%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.34%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.34%) DB2
11 4 (0.28%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.28%) Firebird
11 4 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (2.54%) Subversion
2 34 (2.34%) Visual Studio
3 33 (2.27%) LabVIEW
4 31 (2.13%) JIRA
5 27 (1.86%) Git (software)
6 26 (1.79%) Selenium
7 21 (1.44%) Eclipse
8 19 (1.31%) Rational DOORS
9 18 (1.24%) Jenkins
10 12 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
11 11 (0.76%) PVCS
12 10 (0.69%) JUnit
13 9 (0.62%) WebDriver
13 9 (0.62%) GDB
14 8 (0.55%) Maven
15 6 (0.41%) NUnit
15 6 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 5 (0.34%) Ant
16 5 (0.34%) TestNG
17 4 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 367 (25.24%) Manufacturing
2 358 (24.62%) Telecoms
3 307 (21.11%) Marketing
4 303 (20.84%) Finance
5 127 (8.73%) Aerospace
6 106 (7.29%) Military
7 61 (4.20%) Automotive
8 38 (2.61%) Games
9 32 (2.20%) Retail
10 19 (1.31%) French Language
11 17 (1.17%) Advertising
12 14 (0.96%) Back Office
12 14 (0.96%) Banking
13 12 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.62%) Publishing
15 8 (0.55%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.48%) Billing
16 7 (0.48%) German Language
17 6 (0.41%) Avionics
17 6 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 314 (21.60%) Software Engineer
2 152 (10.45%) Electronics Engineer
3 147 (10.11%) Developer
4 110 (7.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 75 (5.16%) Design Engineer
6 73 (5.02%) Architect
6 73 (5.02%) Project Manager
7 71 (4.88%) Analyst
8 60 (4.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 60 (4.13%) Hardware Engineer
9 58 (3.99%) Graduate
10 46 (3.16%) Consultant
11 45 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
11 45 (3.09%) Junior
12 41 (2.82%) Software Developer
13 40 (2.75%) Support Engineer
14 39 (2.68%) Firmware Engineer
15 37 (2.54%) Test Engineer
16 35 (2.41%) Principal Engineer
17 32 (2.20%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (7.29%) HTML
1 106 (7.29%) .NET
2 74 (5.09%) CSS
3 53 (3.65%) XML
4 41 (2.82%) Web Services
5 27 (1.86%) jQuery
6 26 (1.79%) HTML5
7 25 (1.72%) Flash
8 24 (1.65%) WPF
9 23 (1.58%) RESTful
10 22 (1.51%) Spring
10 22 (1.51%) J2EE
11 20 (1.38%) XSLT
11 20 (1.38%) SOAP
11 20 (1.38%) Middleware
12 19 (1.31%) WCF
13 17 (1.17%) MFC
13 17 (1.17%) ASP.NET
14 16 (1.10%) XHTML
15 14 (0.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 266 (18.29%) DTV
2 241 (16.57%) Computer Science
3 144 (9.90%) Embedded Systems
4 123 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
5 113 (7.77%) Physics
6 100 (6.88%) Mathematics
7 97 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 73 (5.02%) Management Information System
9 69 (4.75%) Algorithms
10 47 (3.23%) VHDL
11 42 (2.89%) Mobile App
12 39 (2.68%) User Experience
13 31 (2.13%) Device Driver
14 25 (1.72%) Chemistry
15 24 (1.65%) Internet of Things
16 20 (1.38%) Verilog
17 18 (1.24%) NHS
18 17 (1.17%) Smartphone
18 17 (1.17%) Open Source
19 16 (1.10%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 258 (17.74%) Linux
2 242 (16.64%) Windows
3 76 (5.23%) Android
4 54 (3.71%) Embedded Linux
5 51 (3.51%) UNIX
6 39 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (2.41%) Apple iOS
8 29 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (1.31%) Windows 8
10 19 (1.31%) Windows 7
11 14 (0.96%) SUSE
12 11 (0.76%) VxWorks
13 9 (0.62%) Solaris
13 9 (0.62%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.55%) Windows CE
15 6 (0.41%) CentOS
15 6 (0.41%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (27.10%) Software Engineering
2 249 (17.13%) Business Intelligence
3 245 (16.85%) Programme Management
4 240 (16.51%) Digital Marketing
5 137 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
6 129 (8.87%) Project Management
7 89 (6.12%) UML
7 89 (6.12%) Embedded Software Development
8 69 (4.75%) OO
9 61 (4.20%) Validation
10 59 (4.06%) CAD
11 55 (3.78%) Scrum
12 52 (3.58%) ITIL
13 50 (3.44%) E-Commerce
13 50 (3.44%) Signal Processing
14 47 (3.23%) Mentoring
14 47 (3.23%) Configuration Management
15 46 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 37 (2.54%) TDD
17 34 (2.34%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 404 (27.79%) C++
2 403 (27.72%) C
3 190 (13.07%) C#
4 130 (8.94%) Java
5 126 (8.67%) SQL
6 118 (8.12%) Embedded C
7 117 (8.05%) Python
8 79 (5.43%) Assembly Language
9 78 (5.36%) MATLAB
10 70 (4.81%) JavaScript
11 63 (4.33%) Embedded C++
12 49 (3.37%) Perl
13 44 (3.03%) PHP
14 35 (2.41%) Bash Shell
15 28 (1.93%) VB
16 27 (1.86%) Ruby
17 19 (1.31%) PowerShell
18 17 (1.17%) Ada
19 11 (0.76%) VBScript
19 11 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 651 (44.77%) Degree
2 120 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 85 (5.85%) SC Cleared
4 47 (3.23%) HND
5 39 (2.68%) HNC
6 35 (2.41%) PhD
7 32 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (1.65%) CCNA
9 23 (1.58%) Chartered Engineer
10 22 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (1.31%) CCNP
12 14 (0.96%) JNCIP
13 13 (0.89%) MCSE
13 13 (0.89%) MCP
14 11 (0.76%) CCDA
14 11 (0.76%) JNCIA
14 11 (0.76%) JNCIS
14 11 (0.76%) DV Cleared
15 9 (0.62%) PMI Certification
16 8 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.99%) ISO 9001
2 28 (1.93%) QA
3 23 (1.58%) SLA
4 14 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.96%) ISO 9000
4 14 (0.96%) JTAG
5 12 (0.83%) IEC 61508
6 6 (0.41%) DO-178B
7 5 (0.34%) DO-254
7 5 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.28%) COBIT
9 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.14%) HL7
10 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
System Software
1 174 (11.97%) Firmware
2 44 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 43 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (1.93%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.69%) vSphere
7 7 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.28%) Xen
9 3 (0.21%) XenServer
9 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.14%) Docker
10 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.14%) XenApp
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.14%) NFS
11 1 (0.069%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.069%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.069%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (0.96%) SCCM
2 11 (0.76%) Puppet
3 10 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.34%) SCOrch
4 5 (0.34%) SCOM
5 4 (0.28%) SELinux
5 4 (0.28%) Casper Suite
6 3 (0.21%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.14%) WSUS
7 2 (0.14%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.14%) Ansible
7 2 (0.14%) Nagios
7 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.069%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.069%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.069%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.069%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.069%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 252 (17.33%) SAP
2 110 (7.57%) Microsoft
3 81 (5.57%) EMC
4 75 (5.16%) VMware
5 50 (3.44%) Oracle
6 41 (2.82%) Cisco
7 33 (2.27%) Dell
8 20 (1.38%) Adobe
8 20 (1.38%) Red Hat
9 19 (1.31%) Citrix
10 17 (1.17%) Xilinx
11 16 (1.10%) Juniper
12 15 (1.03%) Altera
13 14 (0.96%) Google
13 14 (0.96%) SolidWorks
14 13 (0.89%) MathWorks
14 13 (0.89%) NEC
14 13 (0.89%) IBM
15 11 (0.76%) MKS
16 10 (0.69%) 3Com
Chertsey, Surrey
Xilinx, Inc.
Posted: 3 hours ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits FREE FOOD
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Connectus
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EMC Computer Systems (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competative
Posted: 2 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
GE Energy Management
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum - shares, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, relocation, pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago