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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 374 339 334
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 719 728 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.73% 0.77%
As % of the General category 1.54% 1.61% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 519 510 629
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
46636 45098 50189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.73% 45.29% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36434 36260 42100
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 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -8 231 £40,000 -4.76% 96
London +73 183 £48,000 +12.94% 19
South West -48 95 £45,000 +28.57% 62
East of England -62 81 £40,000 -5.88% 59
West Midlands +10 66 £37,500 +7.14% 15
East Midlands -2 27 £38,000 +1.33% 9
North West -38 12 £35,000 +1.44% 16
Yorkshire -57 12 £22,500 -41.55% 6
North East -6 10 £45,000 +36.36% 9
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 709 (43.58%) Degree
2 440 (27.04%) Telecoms
3 432 (26.55%) Marketing
4 423 (26.00%) C++
5 420 (25.81%) C
6 411 (25.26%) Software Engineering
7 403 (24.77%) Manufacturing
8 354 (21.76%) Finance
9 318 (19.55%) Digital Marketing
10 308 (18.93%) Programme Management
11 304 (18.68%) SAP
12 303 (18.62%) DTV
13 290 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
14 287 (17.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 284 (17.46%) Linux
16 269 (16.53%) Windows
17 253 (15.55%) Computer Science
18 221 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
19 192 (11.80%) C#
20 170 (10.45%) SQL
21 169 (10.39%) Java
22 166 (10.20%) Firmware
23 154 (9.47%) Microsoft
24 151 (9.28%) MS Excel
25 146 (8.97%) Security Cleared
26 142 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
27 139 (8.54%) Project Management
28 136 (8.36%) Aerospace
29 135 (8.30%) UML
30 134 (8.24%) Military

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 40 (2.46%) MS Exchange
2 39 (2.40%) Tomcat
3 20 (1.23%) SAS
4 18 (1.11%) SharePoint
5 15 (0.92%) Apache
6 12 (0.74%) CMS
7 11 (0.68%) IIS
8 9 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.37%) Confluence
9 6 (0.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 6 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.25%) Lync
11 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.25%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.18%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.18%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 151 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 99 (6.08%) MS Office
3 43 (2.64%) Simulink
4 42 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (1.60%) MS Project
6 22 (1.35%) Photoshop
7 20 (1.23%) MS Visio
8 19 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (0.98%) AutoCAD
10 15 (0.92%) TargetLink
11 12 (0.74%) Stateflow
12 8 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
13 7 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
14 6 (0.37%) RoboHelp
15 5 (0.31%) InDesign
16 4 (0.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
16 4 (0.25%) FrameMaker
16 4 (0.25%) SPSS
17 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
17 3 (0.18%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 287 (17.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 16 (0.98%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.25%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.25%) SAP FI-GL
5 4 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.18%) Line 500
6 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.061%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.40%) SaaS
2 21 (1.29%) Basecamp
3 14 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.74%) Office 365
5 11 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.31%) IaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Force.com
8 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.061%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (7.19%) Wireless
2 83 (5.10%) TCP/IP
3 70 (4.30%) Ethernet
4 56 (3.44%) Firewall
5 48 (2.95%) GSM
6 42 (2.58%) GPRS
7 40 (2.46%) Internet
8 37 (2.27%) LAN
9 25 (1.54%) WAN
10 24 (1.48%) LTE
11 22 (1.35%) DNS
12 20 (1.23%) HTTP
12 20 (1.23%) 3G
12 20 (1.23%) Bluetooth
13 19 (1.17%) UMTS
13 19 (1.17%) Radio Access Network
14 18 (1.11%) SAN
15 15 (0.92%) VLAN
16 14 (0.86%) DHCP
17 13 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.56%) MySQL
3 22 (1.35%) Big Data
4 18 (1.11%) Oracle Database
4 18 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 15 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (0.74%) MongoDB
8 8 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (0.37%) SQLPlus
10 6 (0.37%) Firebird
10 6 (0.37%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 58 (3.56%) Subversion
2 49 (3.01%) Rational DOORS
3 44 (2.70%) JIRA
4 34 (2.09%) Visual Studio
5 33 (2.03%) Selenium
6 28 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 23 (1.41%) Rational Rhapsody
8 22 (1.35%) Git (software)
8 22 (1.35%) LabVIEW
9 13 (0.80%) JUnit
10 12 (0.74%) Eclipse
11 11 (0.68%) WebDriver
12 9 (0.55%) NUnit
13 7 (0.43%) Maven
13 7 (0.43%) Axure RP
14 6 (0.37%) PVCS
15 5 (0.31%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.25%) GDB
16 4 (0.25%) Hudson
16 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 440 (27.04%) Telecoms
2 432 (26.55%) Marketing
3 403 (24.77%) Manufacturing
4 354 (21.76%) Finance
5 136 (8.36%) Aerospace
6 134 (8.24%) Military
7 59 (3.63%) Automotive
8 45 (2.77%) Retail
9 27 (1.66%) Games
10 20 (1.23%) French Language
11 18 (1.11%) Banking
12 15 (0.92%) Back Office
13 14 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.80%) Multimedia
15 12 (0.74%) Billing
15 12 (0.74%) Advertising
16 11 (0.68%) German Language
17 10 (0.61%) Publishing
18 8 (0.49%) Italian Language
19 7 (0.43%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 313 (19.24%) Software Engineer
2 157 (9.65%) Developer
3 155 (9.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 120 (7.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 109 (6.70%) Analyst
6 99 (6.08%) Design Engineer
7 80 (4.92%) Architect
8 71 (4.36%) Systems Engineer
9 69 (4.24%) Junior
9 69 (4.24%) Senior Software Engineer
10 65 (4.00%) Project Manager
11 63 (3.87%) Graduate
12 58 (3.56%) Hardware Engineer
13 50 (3.07%) Consultant
14 49 (3.01%) C++ Software Engineer
15 41 (2.52%) Support Engineer
16 40 (2.46%) Test Engineer
17 39 (2.40%) Development Engineer
17 39 (2.40%) Firmware Engineer
18 35 (2.15%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (8.11%) HTML
2 113 (6.95%) .NET
3 81 (4.98%) CSS
4 70 (4.30%) XML
5 47 (2.89%) J2EE
6 43 (2.64%) jQuery
7 42 (2.58%) Web Services
8 36 (2.21%) ASP.NET
8 36 (2.21%) Spring
9 32 (1.97%) Flash
10 26 (1.60%) HTML5
11 25 (1.54%) Ajax
12 24 (1.48%) Hibernate
12 24 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (1.41%) MFC
14 22 (1.35%) RESTful
15 21 (1.29%) Adobe AIR
15 21 (1.29%) XSLT
15 21 (1.29%) WPF
16 20 (1.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 303 (18.62%) DTV
2 253 (15.55%) Computer Science
3 166 (10.20%) Firmware
4 142 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
5 134 (8.24%) Embedded Systems
6 101 (6.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 99 (6.08%) Physics
8 91 (5.59%) Mathematics
9 75 (4.61%) Management Information System
10 72 (4.43%) User Experience
11 63 (3.87%) VHDL
12 58 (3.56%) Mobile App
13 48 (2.95%) Device Driver
14 40 (2.46%) Social Media
15 36 (2.21%) Chip and PIN
16 26 (1.60%) Blog
17 23 (1.41%) Video on Demand
18 22 (1.35%) Statistics
19 17 (1.04%) Open Source
20 16 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 284 (17.46%) Linux
2 269 (16.53%) Windows
3 100 (6.15%) UNIX
4 99 (6.08%) Android
5 57 (3.50%) Embedded Linux
6 47 (2.89%) Apple iOS
7 29 (1.78%) Windows 7
7 29 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.98%) Solaris
10 13 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.55%) CentOS
11 9 (0.55%) VxWorks
12 8 (0.49%) Fedora
12 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.43%) Windows CE
14 6 (0.37%) SUSE
14 6 (0.37%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (25.26%) Software Engineering
2 318 (19.55%) Digital Marketing
3 308 (18.93%) Programme Management
4 290 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
5 221 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
6 139 (8.54%) Project Management
7 135 (8.30%) UML
8 90 (5.53%) OO
9 84 (5.16%) Scrum
10 75 (4.61%) Web Development
11 71 (4.36%) E-Commerce
11 71 (4.36%) Embedded Software Development
12 68 (4.18%) Analytics
13 67 (4.12%) TDD
14 64 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 63 (3.87%) Configuration Management
16 61 (3.75%) Validation
17 58 (3.56%) Signal Processing
18 57 (3.50%) ITIL
19 56 (3.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 423 (26.00%) C++
2 420 (25.81%) C
3 192 (11.80%) C#
4 170 (10.45%) SQL
5 169 (10.39%) Java
6 130 (7.99%) Embedded C
7 118 (7.25%) Python
8 90 (5.53%) JavaScript
9 63 (3.87%) Embedded C++
10 62 (3.81%) MATLAB
11 61 (3.75%) Assembly Language
12 53 (3.26%) PHP
13 46 (2.83%) Perl
14 27 (1.66%) Bash Shell
15 26 (1.60%) Ruby
16 21 (1.29%) VBA
17 18 (1.11%) VB
18 17 (1.04%) R
19 15 (0.92%) PowerShell
20 13 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 709 (43.58%) Degree
2 146 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 71 (4.36%) SC Cleared
4 65 (4.00%) HND
5 44 (2.70%) PhD
6 35 (2.15%) HNC
7 30 (1.84%) Chartered Engineer
8 22 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (0.98%) CCNA
11 14 (0.86%) MCSE
12 13 (0.80%) PMI Certification
13 12 (0.74%) PMP
14 10 (0.61%) MCP
15 8 (0.49%) CCNP
15 8 (0.49%) MCITP
16 7 (0.43%) CISSP
17 6 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
18 5 (0.31%) MCTS
18 5 (0.31%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.70%) QA
2 24 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 22 (1.35%) ISO 9000
4 17 (1.04%) SLA
5 12 (0.74%) JTAG
6 11 (0.68%) IEC 61508
6 11 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.37%) HL7
8 5 (0.31%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.18%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.18%) COBIT
10 2 (0.12%) TickIT
11 1 (0.061%) BS7799
11 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.061%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.061%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 63 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 55 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.84%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.37%) vSphere
7 5 (0.31%) XenApp
7 5 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.31%) Xen
7 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.25%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.18%) XenServer
9 3 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.18%) UAG
10 1 (0.061%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.061%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (1.17%) SCCM
2 7 (0.43%) SCOM
2 7 (0.43%) Puppet
3 6 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.37%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.25%) Nagios
5 3 (0.18%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.12%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.12%) Opsview
7 1 (0.061%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.061%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.061%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.061%) WSUS
7 1 (0.061%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 304 (18.68%) SAP
2 154 (9.47%) Microsoft
3 90 (5.53%) Oracle
4 85 (5.22%) EMC
5 69 (4.24%) VMware
6 53 (3.26%) Cisco
7 32 (1.97%) Adobe
8 31 (1.91%) Twitter
9 30 (1.84%) Google
10 23 (1.41%) Red Hat
11 19 (1.17%) Citrix
11 19 (1.17%) Dell
11 19 (1.17%) Atmel
12 15 (0.92%) Omniture
12 15 (0.92%) Coremetrics
13 14 (0.86%) MathWorks
14 13 (0.80%) IBM
14 13 (0.80%) NetApp
15 12 (0.74%) Sybase
15 12 (0.74%) Perforce
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