The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 340 315 312
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 829 830 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.82% 0.79%
As % of the General category 1.72% 1.84% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 643 581 698
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48269 45169 50001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.12% 44.37% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 37846 36008 42542
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 288 £40,000 +5.26% 78
London +8 165 £54,000 +16.75% 38
East of England -27 124 £45,000 +5.88% 53
South West -16 119 £42,000 +20.00% 49
West Midlands -23 40 £37,500 - 24
East Midlands +4 33 £40,000 +14.28% 16
North East +12 21 £32,000 -3.03% 3
Yorkshire -38 20 £26,500 -37.64% 7
North West -30 10 £36,250 +3.57% 4
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 739 (43.70%) Degree
2 441 (26.08%) C
3 439 (25.96%) C++
4 436 (25.78%) Software Engineering
5 408 (24.13%) Marketing
6 403 (23.83%) Manufacturing
7 402 (23.77%) Telecoms
8 320 (18.92%) Finance
9 301 (17.80%) Linux
10 288 (17.03%) Digital Marketing
11 287 (16.97%) Windows
12 279 (16.50%) Programme Management
13 275 (16.26%) SAP
14 267 (15.79%) DTV
15 256 (15.14%) Business Intelligence
16 254 (15.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 228 (13.48%) Computer Science
18 199 (11.77%) C#
19 170 (10.05%) Microsoft
20 164 (9.70%) Java
21 162 (9.58%) Firmware
22 153 (9.05%) SQL
23 149 (8.81%) Military
23 149 (8.81%) Security Cleared
24 147 (8.69%) Wireless
25 139 (8.22%) Embedded C
26 137 (8.10%) Project Management
27 135 (7.98%) .NET
28 132 (7.81%) MS Excel
29 131 (7.75%) UML

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (2.31%) Tomcat
2 33 (1.95%) MS Exchange
3 19 (1.12%) SAS
3 19 (1.12%) Apache
4 17 (1.01%) IIS
5 14 (0.83%) CMS
6 10 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.41%) Confluence
8 5 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 3 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.18%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.18%) Commerce Server
10 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.12%) Node.js
11 2 (0.12%) Lync
11 2 (0.12%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 132 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 93 (5.50%) MS Office
3 38 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (2.19%) Simulink
5 26 (1.54%) MS Project
6 20 (1.18%) FrameMaker
7 19 (1.12%) MS Visio
8 16 (0.95%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.95%) InDesign
9 15 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (0.89%) AutoCAD
10 14 (0.83%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 13 (0.77%) RoboHelp
12 10 (0.59%) Acrobat
12 10 (0.59%) PageMaker
12 10 (0.59%) CorelDRAW
13 5 (0.30%) Stateflow
13 5 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
13 5 (0.30%) TargetLink
14 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 254 (15.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.95%) WebTrends
2 16 (0.95%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.30%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.18%) SAP FI-GL
4 3 (0.18%) Line 500
4 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.18%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.059%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.60%) SaaS
2 15 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.83%) Basecamp
3 14 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.65%) Office 365
6 10 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.35%) IaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Force.com
8 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.059%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (8.69%) Wireless
2 86 (5.09%) TCP/IP
3 65 (3.84%) Ethernet
4 59 (3.49%) Firewall
5 53 (3.13%) GSM
6 43 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
6 43 (2.54%) GPRS
7 41 (2.42%) Bluetooth
8 35 (2.07%) LAN
9 27 (1.60%) Internet
10 26 (1.54%) LTE
11 24 (1.42%) WAN
12 22 (1.30%) UMTS
13 17 (1.01%) Radio Access Network
14 16 (0.95%) 3G
15 15 (0.89%) SAN
16 13 (0.77%) HTTP
16 13 (0.77%) DNS
17 11 (0.65%) NFC
17 11 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.31%) MySQL
3 26 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (1.24%) Relational Database
5 17 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 17 (1.01%) Big Data
6 16 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.47%) MongoDB
11 7 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.35%) Firebird
13 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.30%) SQLPlus
13 5 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (3.43%) Rational DOORS
2 55 (3.25%) Subversion
3 50 (2.96%) Visual Studio
4 37 (2.19%) JIRA
5 33 (1.95%) Rational Rhapsody
6 27 (1.60%) Selenium
7 26 (1.54%) Jenkins
8 24 (1.42%) LabVIEW
9 20 (1.18%) Git (software)
10 13 (0.77%) NUnit
11 12 (0.71%) JUnit
12 8 (0.47%) MSI
13 7 (0.41%) WebDriver
14 6 (0.35%) PVCS
14 6 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (0.35%) Maven
14 6 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Blend
15 5 (0.30%) FogBugz
15 5 (0.30%) Axure RP
General
1 408 (24.13%) Marketing
2 403 (23.83%) Manufacturing
3 402 (23.77%) Telecoms
4 320 (18.92%) Finance
5 149 (8.81%) Military
6 127 (7.51%) Aerospace
7 75 (4.44%) Automotive
8 41 (2.42%) Retail
9 21 (1.24%) Italian Language
9 21 (1.24%) Banking
10 20 (1.18%) French Language
10 20 (1.18%) German Language
11 18 (1.06%) Advertising
12 16 (0.95%) Games
12 16 (0.95%) Finnish Language
12 16 (0.95%) Swedish Language
13 12 (0.71%) Billing
14 11 (0.65%) Publishing
14 11 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 337 (19.93%) Software Engineer
2 165 (9.76%) Developer
3 158 (9.34%) Electronics Engineer
4 143 (8.46%) Design Engineer
5 134 (7.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 109 (6.45%) Analyst
7 86 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
8 71 (4.20%) Junior
9 69 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
10 68 (4.02%) Architect
11 66 (3.90%) Graduate
12 64 (3.78%) Hardware Engineer
13 61 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
13 61 (3.61%) Project Manager
14 44 (2.60%) Author
14 44 (2.60%) Technical Author
15 43 (2.54%) C Software Engineer
16 40 (2.37%) Consultant
16 40 (2.37%) C# Developer
17 39 (2.31%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (7.98%) .NET
2 117 (6.92%) HTML
3 77 (4.55%) CSS
4 63 (3.73%) XML
5 48 (2.84%) jQuery
6 44 (2.60%) ASP.NET
7 43 (2.54%) J2EE
8 38 (2.25%) Web Services
9 31 (1.83%) Ajax
9 31 (1.83%) Spring
10 30 (1.77%) WPF
11 28 (1.66%) HTML5
11 28 (1.66%) Middleware
12 26 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (1.42%) MFC
15 21 (1.24%) WCF
16 20 (1.18%) Qt
16 20 (1.18%) Hibernate
17 19 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 267 (15.79%) DTV
2 228 (13.48%) Computer Science
3 162 (9.58%) Firmware
4 126 (7.45%) Embedded Systems
5 119 (7.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 93 (5.50%) Physics
7 91 (5.38%) Mathematics
8 89 (5.26%) VHDL
9 60 (3.55%) Device Driver
10 57 (3.37%) Management Information System
11 52 (3.08%) Mobile App
12 45 (2.66%) Social Media
13 36 (2.13%) Chip and PIN
14 29 (1.71%) Blog
15 25 (1.48%) Open Source
15 25 (1.48%) Graphic Design
16 17 (1.01%) Statistics
16 17 (1.01%) Verilog
17 15 (0.89%) GIS
17 15 (0.89%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 301 (17.80%) Linux
2 287 (16.97%) Windows
3 98 (5.80%) UNIX
3 98 (5.80%) Android
4 57 (3.37%) Embedded Linux
5 46 (2.72%) Apple iOS
6 38 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (2.07%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.95%) Solaris
10 12 (0.71%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.65%) VxWorks
12 10 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.59%) CentOS
13 9 (0.53%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.53%) Windows CE
14 8 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.41%) Fedora
16 4 (0.24%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.18%) Windows XP Embedded
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (25.78%) Software Engineering
2 288 (17.03%) Digital Marketing
3 279 (16.50%) Programme Management
4 256 (15.14%) Business Intelligence
5 137 (8.10%) Project Management
6 131 (7.75%) UML
7 127 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
8 104 (6.15%) OO
9 79 (4.67%) Scrum
10 74 (4.38%) Web Development
11 73 (4.32%) Embedded Software Development
12 71 (4.20%) CAD
13 69 (4.08%) Validation
14 67 (3.96%) Configuration Management
15 64 (3.78%) TDD
16 61 (3.61%) Signal Processing
17 60 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
17 60 (3.55%) Analytics
18 55 (3.25%) E-Commerce
19 52 (3.08%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 441 (26.08%) C
2 439 (25.96%) C++
3 199 (11.77%) C#
4 164 (9.70%) Java
5 153 (9.05%) SQL
6 139 (8.22%) Embedded C
7 116 (6.86%) Python
8 104 (6.15%) JavaScript
9 70 (4.14%) Assembly Language
9 70 (4.14%) MATLAB
10 61 (3.61%) Embedded C++
11 58 (3.43%) Perl
12 43 (2.54%) PHP
13 25 (1.48%) Ruby
13 25 (1.48%) VB
14 24 (1.42%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.18%) PowerShell
16 17 (1.01%) VBA
17 15 (0.89%) PowerHouse
17 15 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 739 (43.70%) Degree
2 149 (8.81%) Security Cleared
3 68 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 64 (3.78%) HND
5 31 (1.83%) PhD
6 27 (1.60%) HNC
7 19 (1.12%) Chartered Engineer
7 19 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (0.95%) PMI Certification
10 15 (0.89%) PMP
11 11 (0.65%) CCNA
12 10 (0.59%) MCSE
13 8 (0.47%) CCNP
14 7 (0.41%) MCITP
14 7 (0.41%) MCP
15 6 (0.35%) ISEB
15 6 (0.35%) CNE
15 6 (0.35%) Novell Certification
16 5 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.60%) QA
2 22 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 21 (1.24%) JTAG
4 16 (0.95%) ISO 9000
5 11 (0.65%) SLA
5 11 (0.65%) IEC 61508
6 6 (0.35%) DO-178B
7 5 (0.30%) HL7
7 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.12%) TickIT
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) COBIT
11 1 (0.059%) HMG Infosec
11 1 (0.059%) ISO 9002
11 1 (0.059%) BS7799
System Software
1 68 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 31 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.35%) Xen
7 5 (0.30%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.24%) vSphere
8 4 (0.24%) XenApp
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.18%) UAG
10 2 (0.12%) NFS
11 1 (0.059%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.059%) Squid
11 1 (0.059%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (1.06%) SCCM
2 8 (0.47%) Puppet
3 6 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.30%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.24%) Nagios
5 4 (0.24%) SCOM
6 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.12%) Opsview
6 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.059%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.059%) WSUS
7 1 (0.059%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.059%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.059%) YUM
7 1 (0.059%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 275 (16.26%) SAP
2 170 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 94 (5.56%) EMC
4 92 (5.44%) Oracle
5 72 (4.26%) VMware
6 58 (3.43%) Cisco
7 34 (2.01%) Twitter
7 34 (2.01%) Adobe
8 26 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 22 (1.30%) Google
10 19 (1.12%) Perforce
11 18 (1.06%) Atmel
11 18 (1.06%) NetApp
11 18 (1.06%) IBM
12 17 (1.01%) Citrix
13 15 (0.89%) Omniture
13 15 (0.89%) Coremetrics
13 15 (0.89%) Dell
14 13 (0.77%) Sybase
15 12 (0.71%) SolidWorks
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