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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 345 382 294
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -88
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 748 625 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.64% 0.92%
As % of the General category 1.74% 1.48% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 503 483 710
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
42888 42346 44412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.48% 43.67% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34831 33299 37103
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -45 213 £47,500 +14.45% 96
East of England +18 183 £40,000 -11.11% 61
London +40 125 £50,000 +11.11% 46
South West -4 67 £40,250 +7.33% 60
West Midlands +7 42 £41,500 +18.57% 10
East Midlands +34 41 £37,500 +4.16% 14
Yorkshire +12 29 £37,500 -11.76% 7
North West +9 26 £39,000 +13.04% 14
North East -11 19 £35,000 - 5
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 643 (45.09%) Degree
2 405 (28.40%) C
3 396 (27.77%) C++
4 385 (27.00%) Software Engineering
5 362 (25.39%) Manufacturing
6 339 (23.77%) Telecoms
7 287 (20.13%) Finance
8 279 (19.57%) Marketing
9 253 (17.74%) DTV
10 250 (17.53%) Windows
11 243 (17.04%) Computer Science
12 236 (16.55%) Linux
13 235 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
14 234 (16.41%) SAP
15 228 (15.99%) Programme Management
16 227 (15.92%) Digital Marketing
17 226 (15.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 177 (12.41%) C#
19 169 (11.85%) Firmware
20 151 (10.59%) Project Management
21 136 (9.54%) SQL
21 136 (9.54%) Embedded Systems
22 135 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
23 132 (9.26%) Java
23 132 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
24 125 (8.77%) Python
24 125 (8.77%) Microsoft
25 123 (8.63%) Security Cleared
26 114 (7.99%) Aerospace
27 112 (7.85%) Physics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 32 (2.24%) MS Exchange
2 22 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 22 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 21 (1.47%) CMS
4 19 (1.33%) Lync
5 12 (0.84%) IIS
6 11 (0.77%) Node.js
7 9 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.49%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (0.42%) WordPress
10 6 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
10 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.42%) Apache
11 5 (0.35%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.35%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.28%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 93 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.44%) MS Office
3 43 (3.02%) Simulink
4 40 (2.81%) MS Project
5 24 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 20 (1.40%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.91%) TargetLink
8 12 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (0.77%) Photoshop
10 10 (0.70%) AutoCAD
11 9 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (0.63%) Stateflow
12 6 (0.42%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 5 (0.35%) FrameMaker
14 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 2 (0.14%) SPSS
15 2 (0.14%) Windchill
15 2 (0.14%) Mathematica
15 2 (0.14%) CATIA
15 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 226 (15.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.63%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.35%) LabWindows
4 4 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.070%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.070%) BASE24
7 1 (0.070%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.070%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.070%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.070%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.070%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.070%) Documaker
7 1 (0.070%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.070%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.77%) SaaS
2 10 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.63%) IaaS
4 8 (0.56%) Basecamp
4 8 (0.56%) Office 365
5 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) PaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.070%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.59%) Internet
2 83 (5.82%) TCP/IP
3 78 (5.47%) Wireless
4 67 (4.70%) Ethernet
5 54 (3.79%) Firewall
6 53 (3.72%) LAN
7 42 (2.95%) WAN
8 40 (2.81%) DNS
9 34 (2.38%) VPN
10 28 (1.96%) SAN
11 26 (1.82%) HTTP
11 26 (1.82%) 3G
12 25 (1.75%) DHCP
12 25 (1.75%) GPRS
13 20 (1.40%) GSM
14 15 (1.05%) iSCSI
15 14 (0.98%) VLAN
15 14 (0.98%) DVB
16 13 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
16 13 (0.91%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (3.72%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.30%) MySQL
3 22 (1.54%) Big Data
4 20 (1.40%) MongoDB
5 10 (0.70%) Hadoop
5 10 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 8 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 7 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.35%) Apache Hive
8 5 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.21%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.21%) Hazelcast
10 3 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.21%) DTS
10 3 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 34 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 33 (2.31%) LabVIEW
3 29 (2.03%) Subversion
4 28 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 27 (1.89%) Eclipse
6 21 (1.47%) JIRA
7 16 (1.12%) Selenium
7 16 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
7 16 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.84%) PVCS
9 9 (0.63%) GDB
9 9 (0.63%) JUnit
10 8 (0.56%) Maven
10 8 (0.56%) WebDriver
10 8 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
11 6 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.35%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.35%) Ant
12 5 (0.35%) TestNG
12 5 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 362 (25.39%) Manufacturing
2 339 (23.77%) Telecoms
3 287 (20.13%) Finance
4 279 (19.57%) Marketing
5 114 (7.99%) Aerospace
6 100 (7.01%) Military
7 67 (4.70%) Automotive
8 39 (2.73%) Games
9 27 (1.89%) Retail
10 19 (1.33%) French Language
11 16 (1.12%) Advertising
12 14 (0.98%) Multimedia
13 12 (0.84%) Banking
13 12 (0.84%) Back Office
14 10 (0.70%) Legal
15 9 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.63%) German Language
16 8 (0.56%) Avionics
16 8 (0.56%) Publishing
17 5 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 300 (21.04%) Software Engineer
2 152 (10.66%) Electronics Engineer
3 144 (10.10%) Developer
4 100 (7.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 79 (5.54%) Project Manager
6 78 (5.47%) Design Engineer
7 70 (4.91%) Architect
8 63 (4.42%) Analyst
9 62 (4.35%) Graduate
9 62 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
10 59 (4.14%) Consultant
11 57 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
12 53 (3.72%) Systems Engineer
13 48 (3.37%) Software Developer
14 41 (2.88%) Support Engineer
15 38 (2.66%) Test Engineer
16 36 (2.52%) Junior
17 31 (2.17%) C++ Software Engineer
18 28 (1.96%) Principal Engineer
18 28 (1.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (6.73%) HTML
1 96 (6.73%) .NET
2 61 (4.28%) CSS
3 50 (3.51%) XML
4 39 (2.73%) Web Services
5 25 (1.75%) HTML5
6 24 (1.68%) XSLT
7 23 (1.61%) RESTful
8 21 (1.47%) SOAP
9 20 (1.40%) jQuery
9 20 (1.40%) Middleware
9 20 (1.40%) J2EE
9 20 (1.40%) Flash
10 19 (1.33%) WPF
10 19 (1.33%) Spring
11 17 (1.19%) Hibernate
11 17 (1.19%) MFC
12 16 (1.12%) OpenCL
13 13 (0.91%) REST
13 13 (0.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 253 (17.74%) DTV
2 243 (17.04%) Computer Science
3 136 (9.54%) Embedded Systems
4 135 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
5 112 (7.85%) Physics
6 102 (7.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 100 (7.01%) Mathematics
8 71 (4.98%) Algorithms
9 67 (4.70%) Management Information System
10 60 (4.21%) VHDL
11 39 (2.73%) Internet of Things
12 35 (2.45%) Device Driver
12 35 (2.45%) Mobile App
13 32 (2.24%) Verilog
14 31 (2.17%) User Experience
15 25 (1.75%) Chemistry
16 22 (1.54%) ASIC
17 20 (1.40%) Open Source
18 19 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
19 15 (1.05%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 250 (17.53%) Windows
2 236 (16.55%) Linux
3 69 (4.84%) Android
4 53 (3.72%) UNIX
5 48 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
7 38 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (2.03%) Apple iOS
10 28 (1.96%) Windows 7
10 28 (1.96%) Windows 8
11 14 (0.98%) Windows Vista
11 14 (0.98%) VxWorks
11 14 (0.98%) SUSE
12 11 (0.77%) Windows CE
13 10 (0.70%) Solaris
14 9 (0.63%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.42%) CentOS
16 5 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (27.00%) Software Engineering
2 235 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
3 228 (15.99%) Programme Management
4 227 (15.92%) Digital Marketing
5 151 (10.59%) Project Management
6 132 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (6.10%) Embedded Software Development
8 81 (5.68%) UML
9 78 (5.47%) OO
10 72 (5.05%) CAD
11 57 (4.00%) Validation
12 52 (3.65%) Scrum
13 50 (3.51%) Mentoring
14 49 (3.44%) ITIL
15 45 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 43 (3.02%) Signal Processing
17 40 (2.81%) E-Commerce
18 38 (2.66%) Coaching
19 35 (2.45%) Data Analysis
20 33 (2.31%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 405 (28.40%) C
2 396 (27.77%) C++
3 177 (12.41%) C#
4 136 (9.54%) SQL
5 132 (9.26%) Java
6 125 (8.77%) Python
7 111 (7.78%) Embedded C
8 83 (5.82%) MATLAB
9 81 (5.68%) Assembly Language
10 63 (4.42%) JavaScript
11 61 (4.28%) Embedded C++
12 58 (4.07%) Perl
13 46 (3.23%) PHP
14 39 (2.73%) Bash Shell
15 32 (2.24%) VB
16 26 (1.82%) Ruby
17 22 (1.54%) PowerShell
18 15 (1.05%) Ada
19 12 (0.84%) Shell Script
20 10 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 643 (45.09%) Degree
2 123 (8.63%) Security Cleared
3 94 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 46 (3.23%) HND
5 40 (2.81%) HNC
6 39 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (2.31%) PhD
8 26 (1.82%) CCNP
9 23 (1.61%) CCNA
10 22 (1.54%) Chartered Engineer
10 22 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (1.47%) PMI Certification
12 20 (1.40%) MCP
13 15 (1.05%) PMP
14 14 (0.98%) JNCIP
15 13 (0.91%) MCSE
16 11 (0.77%) CCDA
16 11 (0.77%) DV Cleared
16 11 (0.77%) JNCIA
16 11 (0.77%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.24%) ISO 9001
2 24 (1.68%) QA
2 24 (1.68%) SLA
3 18 (1.26%) IEC 61508
4 15 (1.05%) JTAG
5 14 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.91%) ISO 9000
7 7 (0.49%) DO-254
8 6 (0.42%) DO-178B
9 4 (0.28%) COBIT
10 3 (0.21%) HL7
11 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.070%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.070%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.070%) GAMP
System Software
1 169 (11.85%) Firmware
2 48 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 42 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (2.03%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.70%) vSphere
7 8 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.28%) Xen
8 4 (0.28%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.21%) XenServer
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.14%) XenApp
10 2 (0.14%) NFS
10 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.14%) Docker
10 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (0.98%) SCCM
1 14 (0.98%) Puppet
2 11 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.35%) SCOrch
3 5 (0.35%) SCOM
4 4 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (0.28%) Casper Suite
4 4 (0.28%) SELinux
5 3 (0.21%) Ansible
5 3 (0.21%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.14%) WSUS
6 2 (0.14%) Nagios
6 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.14%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.070%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.070%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.070%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 234 (16.41%) SAP
2 125 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 86 (6.03%) EMC
4 77 (5.40%) VMware
5 49 (3.44%) Cisco
6 42 (2.95%) Oracle
7 31 (2.17%) Dell
8 23 (1.61%) Xilinx
9 22 (1.54%) Juniper
10 20 (1.40%) Red Hat
11 19 (1.33%) Citrix
12 17 (1.19%) Altera
13 16 (1.12%) Adobe
13 16 (1.12%) NEC
14 15 (1.05%) Atmel
15 14 (0.98%) Google
16 11 (0.77%) SolidWorks
17 10 (0.70%) HP
17 10 (0.70%) 3Com
18 9 (0.63%) Lauterbach
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified company car, pension, laptop & mobile phone
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Talent International
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Premier Engineering
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago