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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 316 378 351
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -27
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 943 765 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.91% 0.70% 0.75%
As % of the General category 2.04% 1.60% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 821 576 506
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
46235 47739 45020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.61% 43.92% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37482 37168 35960
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
South East +18 274 £47,500 +11.76% 76
London +28 205 £50,000 - 34
South West +39 187 £47,500 +11.76% 40
East of England +14 119 £45,000 - 71
East Midlands +32 55 £40,000 +6.66% 16
West Midlands -2 46 £37,500 - 13
Yorkshire +28 37 £40,000 +77.77% 12
North West +15 25 £35,000 -3.44% 11
North East -18 3 £29,000 -31.76% 2
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 745 (40.14%) Manufacturing
2 697 (37.55%) Marketing
3 684 (36.85%) Telecoms
4 631 (34.00%) Finance
5 601 (32.38%) Degree
6 592 (31.90%) Digital Marketing
7 588 (31.68%) DTV
8 580 (31.25%) SAP
9 573 (30.87%) Programme Management
10 572 (30.82%) Business Intelligence
11 570 (30.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 452 (24.35%) C++
13 437 (23.55%) C
14 379 (20.42%) Software Engineering
15 372 (20.04%) Linux
16 306 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
17 266 (14.33%) Windows
17 266 (14.33%) Computer Science
18 255 (13.74%) Java
19 222 (11.96%) C#
20 198 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
21 196 (10.56%) SQL
22 192 (10.34%) Python
23 190 (10.24%) Project Management
24 186 (10.02%) Firmware
25 176 (9.48%) JavaScript
26 170 (9.16%) .NET
27 168 (9.05%) HTML
28 162 (8.73%) Scrum
29 154 (8.30%) Microsoft

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 33 (1.78%) Tomcat
2 30 (1.62%) JBoss
2 30 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 23 (1.24%) WebLogic
3 23 (1.24%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.24%) Node.js
4 13 (0.70%) Lync
4 13 (0.70%) Mule
5 11 (0.59%) OpenStack
5 11 (0.59%) Mule ESB
5 11 (0.59%) Apache
6 10 (0.54%) SAS
7 9 (0.48%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.43%) Commerce Server
9 7 (0.38%) GlassFish
9 7 (0.38%) IIS
9 7 (0.38%) Confluence
10 6 (0.32%) CMS
11 3 (0.16%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 116 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.64%) Photoshop
3 46 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 40 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (1.99%) MS Office
6 32 (1.72%) MS Visio
7 28 (1.51%) Fireworks
8 25 (1.35%) MS Project
8 25 (1.35%) Simulink
9 14 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
10 11 (0.59%) TargetLink
10 11 (0.59%) SOLIDWORKS
11 10 (0.54%) AutoCAD
11 10 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (0.48%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 9 (0.48%) PTC Creo
13 7 (0.38%) FrameMaker
13 7 (0.38%) PaintShop Pro
14 4 (0.22%) Stateflow
14 4 (0.22%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 570 (30.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.22%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.22%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.16%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.11%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.11%) LabWindows
4 2 (0.11%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.11%) Endur
4 2 (0.11%) Findur
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.054%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (2.32%) SaaS
3 25 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.24%) PaaS
5 20 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.65%) Google App Engine
6 12 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.59%) Office 365
8 7 (0.38%) IaaS
9 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.054%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.054%) GitHub
11 1 (0.054%) Force.com
11 1 (0.054%) Heroku
11 1 (0.054%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 98 (5.28%) LAN
2 90 (4.85%) TCP/IP
3 79 (4.26%) Firewall
4 74 (3.99%) Internet
5 73 (3.93%) Wireless
6 64 (3.45%) WAN
7 52 (2.80%) Ethernet
8 34 (1.83%) VoIP
9 30 (1.62%) VPN
10 29 (1.56%) GSM
11 27 (1.45%) Bluetooth
11 27 (1.45%) DNS
12 24 (1.29%) VLAN
13 23 (1.24%) LTE
14 22 (1.19%) UMTS
15 20 (1.08%) HTTP
16 18 (0.97%) SAN
16 18 (0.97%) RFID
17 17 (0.92%) 3G
17 17 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (5.55%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.20%) MySQL
3 65 (3.50%) MongoDB
4 60 (3.23%) Big Data
5 47 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 32 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 31 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 21 (1.13%) Oracle Database
9 20 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (0.75%) Couchbase
14 14 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (0.38%) Redis
16 6 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 77 (4.15%) Git (software)
2 47 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 45 (2.42%) Subversion
3 45 (2.42%) JIRA
4 36 (1.94%) Selenium
4 36 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 30 (1.62%) LabVIEW
6 28 (1.51%) JUnit
7 26 (1.40%) Maven
8 23 (1.24%) Eclipse
9 21 (1.13%) TeamCity
10 15 (0.81%) IntelliJ
10 15 (0.81%) WebDriver
11 14 (0.75%) NUnit
12 13 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
13 12 (0.65%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (0.59%) GCC
General
1 745 (40.14%) Manufacturing
2 697 (37.55%) Marketing
3 684 (36.85%) Telecoms
4 631 (34.00%) Finance
5 148 (7.97%) Automotive
6 93 (5.01%) Retail
7 65 (3.50%) Aerospace
8 42 (2.26%) Games
9 27 (1.45%) Banking
10 23 (1.24%) Military
11 22 (1.19%) Back Office
12 15 (0.81%) German Language
12 15 (0.81%) Spanish Language
13 14 (0.75%) Legal
14 13 (0.70%) Advertising
15 12 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.59%) French Language
17 9 (0.48%) Avionics
18 7 (0.38%) Publishing
19 6 (0.32%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 304 (16.38%) Developer
2 285 (15.36%) Software Engineer
3 195 (10.51%) Electronics Engineer
4 138 (7.44%) Design Engineer
5 100 (5.39%) Project Manager
6 93 (5.01%) Analyst
7 86 (4.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 82 (4.42%) Hardware Engineer
9 77 (4.15%) Consultant
10 75 (4.04%) Architect
11 64 (3.45%) Senior Developer
12 61 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
13 60 (3.23%) Software Developer
13 60 (3.23%) Graduate
14 52 (2.80%) Junior
15 51 (2.75%) Senior Software Engineer
16 48 (2.59%) Java Developer
17 47 (2.53%) Senior Manager
18 46 (2.48%) Support Engineer
19 43 (2.32%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (9.16%) .NET
2 168 (9.05%) HTML
3 122 (6.57%) CSS
4 88 (4.74%) Web Services
5 79 (4.26%) XML
6 70 (3.77%) jQuery
7 58 (3.13%) HTML5
8 55 (2.96%) ASP.NET
9 48 (2.59%) REST
10 47 (2.53%) SOAP
11 46 (2.48%) JSON
12 45 (2.42%) Spring
13 42 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (1.99%) Qt
15 34 (1.83%) J2EE
16 33 (1.78%) RESTful
17 31 (1.67%) LAMP
18 27 (1.45%) .NET Framework
18 27 (1.45%) AngularJS
19 26 (1.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 588 (31.68%) DTV
2 266 (14.33%) Computer Science
3 198 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
4 129 (6.95%) Embedded Systems
5 119 (6.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 111 (5.98%) Mathematics
7 98 (5.28%) Physics
8 90 (4.85%) VHDL
9 87 (4.69%) Data Centre
10 75 (4.04%) Algorithms
11 58 (3.13%) Management Information System
12 55 (2.96%) User Experience
13 46 (2.48%) Mobile App
14 37 (1.99%) Device Driver
15 30 (1.62%) Verilog
16 24 (1.29%) Data Structures
17 23 (1.24%) Robotics
18 22 (1.19%) Telematics
19 18 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
19 18 (0.97%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 372 (20.04%) Linux
2 266 (14.33%) Windows
3 148 (7.97%) UNIX
4 104 (5.60%) Android
5 59 (3.18%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.99%) Embedded Linux
7 32 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (0.75%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.70%) CentOS
12 13 (0.70%) Amazon Linux
13 12 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (0.59%) Windows CE
15 10 (0.54%) Solaris
16 9 (0.48%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.38%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
19 4 (0.22%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (31.90%) Digital Marketing
2 573 (30.87%) Programme Management
3 572 (30.82%) Business Intelligence
4 379 (20.42%) Software Engineering
5 306 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
6 190 (10.24%) Project Management
7 162 (8.73%) Scrum
8 111 (5.98%) E-Commerce
9 94 (5.06%) MVC
10 90 (4.85%) OO
11 84 (4.53%) Validation
12 73 (3.93%) TDD
13 71 (3.83%) ITIL
14 70 (3.77%) Analytics
15 68 (3.66%) CAD
16 63 (3.39%) UML
16 63 (3.39%) Mentoring
17 59 (3.18%) PRINCE2
18 57 (3.07%) SDLC
19 56 (3.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 452 (24.35%) C++
2 437 (23.55%) C
3 255 (13.74%) Java
4 222 (11.96%) C#
5 196 (10.56%) SQL
6 192 (10.34%) Python
7 176 (9.48%) JavaScript
8 138 (7.44%) Embedded C
9 80 (4.31%) Embedded C++
10 57 (3.07%) MATLAB
11 56 (3.02%) Assembly Language
11 56 (3.02%) PHP
12 49 (2.64%) Perl
12 49 (2.64%) Ruby
13 37 (1.99%) VB
14 33 (1.78%) Shell Script
15 27 (1.45%) Bash Shell
16 19 (1.02%) Objective-C
17 18 (0.97%) T-SQL
18 15 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 601 (32.38%) Degree
2 59 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 55 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 41 (2.21%) PhD
6 34 (1.83%) HNC
7 28 (1.51%) CCNP
8 27 (1.45%) HND
8 27 (1.45%) CCIE
9 24 (1.29%) CCNA
10 22 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.86%) CISSP
12 14 (0.75%) ISEB
12 14 (0.75%) A+ Certification
13 13 (0.70%) DV Cleared
14 12 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (0.54%) PMI Certification
15 10 (0.54%) CISM
15 10 (0.54%) MCP
15 10 (0.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (4.15%) QA
2 32 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 28 (1.51%) SLA
4 20 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.59%) DO-178B
7 10 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.54%) ISO 14001
8 8 (0.43%) IEC 61508
9 7 (0.38%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.27%) ISO 9002
11 4 (0.22%) JTAG
12 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.11%) HL7
13 1 (0.054%) COBIT
13 1 (0.054%) ARP4754
13 1 (0.054%) ARP4761
13 1 (0.054%) DO-160
13 1 (0.054%) TickIT
13 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 186 (10.02%) Firmware
2 52 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 43 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.75%) KVM
6 7 (0.38%) Docker
7 3 (0.16%) Xen
8 2 (0.11%) iptables
8 2 (0.11%) Snort
8 2 (0.11%) vSphere
8 2 (0.11%) Postfix
8 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.054%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.054%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.054%) XenApp
9 1 (0.054%) XenServer
9 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.054%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.054%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 34 (1.83%) Puppet
2 27 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.59%) Graphite
4 9 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (0.27%) Ansible
6 4 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.16%) SCOM
8 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.11%) Nmap
8 2 (0.11%) SELinux
9 1 (0.054%) Linux-HA
9 1 (0.054%) WMI
9 1 (0.054%) WSUS
9 1 (0.054%) SCCM
9 1 (0.054%) Control-M
9 1 (0.054%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.054%) Nessus
9 1 (0.054%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.054%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 580 (31.25%) SAP
2 154 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 116 (6.25%) EMC
4 112 (6.03%) Cisco
5 97 (5.23%) Oracle
6 54 (2.91%) VMware
7 50 (2.69%) Juniper
8 41 (2.21%) Red Hat
9 30 (1.62%) Citrix
10 25 (1.35%) IBM
11 24 (1.29%) HP
11 24 (1.29%) Altera
12 23 (1.24%) hybris
12 23 (1.24%) Xilinx
13 22 (1.19%) F5
14 21 (1.13%) Mentor Graphics
15 20 (1.08%) Netezza
15 20 (1.08%) Freescale
16 19 (1.02%) Atmel
16 19 (1.02%) ATG
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
County Durham
Premier Engineering
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, car allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, flexible working, etc.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dorset
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 65,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-30,000 + Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday