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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 348 330 310
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 786 779 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.76% 0.80%
As % of the General category 1.66% 1.69% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 596 529 701
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
47276 45974 50447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.87% 45.02% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36793 36693 42661
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +10 271 £42,500 +6.25% 68
London +45 159 £50,000 - 33
South West -23 114 £42,500 +21.42% 39
East of England -34 110 £45,000 +5.88% 57
West Midlands -3 44 £37,500 +7.14% 18
East Midlands -3 32 £37,500 - 24
Yorkshire -41 19 £22,750 -38.51% 9
North East +6 17 £42,500 +28.78% 6
North West -41 12 £36,250 +3.57% 13
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 764 (44.84%) Degree
2 445 (26.12%) Marketing
2 445 (26.12%) C++
3 444 (26.06%) C
4 434 (25.47%) Telecoms
5 421 (24.71%) Manufacturing
6 418 (24.53%) Software Engineering
7 350 (20.54%) Finance
8 320 (18.78%) Digital Marketing
9 313 (18.37%) Programme Management
10 306 (17.96%) SAP
11 302 (17.72%) Linux
12 301 (17.66%) DTV
13 289 (16.96%) Business Intelligence
14 287 (16.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 283 (16.61%) Windows
16 248 (14.55%) Computer Science
17 200 (11.74%) C#
18 173 (10.15%) Java
19 169 (9.92%) SQL
19 169 (9.92%) Firmware
20 163 (9.57%) Microsoft
21 147 (8.63%) MS Excel
22 145 (8.51%) Project Management
23 144 (8.45%) Security Cleared
24 143 (8.39%) Wireless
25 135 (7.92%) Military
25 135 (7.92%) Embedded C
26 132 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
27 129 (7.57%) .NET

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (2.35%) Tomcat
2 36 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 21 (1.23%) SAS
4 18 (1.06%) Apache
5 16 (0.94%) IIS
6 12 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 12 (0.70%) CMS
7 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (0.41%) Confluence
9 6 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 4 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.23%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.18%) Lync
11 3 (0.18%) WordPress
11 3 (0.18%) Commerce Server
12 2 (0.12%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 147 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 92 (5.40%) MS Office
3 43 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (2.17%) Simulink
5 29 (1.70%) MS Project
6 21 (1.23%) MS Visio
7 17 (1.00%) Photoshop
7 17 (1.00%) AutoCAD
8 16 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
9 14 (0.82%) InDesign
9 14 (0.82%) FrameMaker
10 11 (0.65%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 11 (0.65%) RoboHelp
11 9 (0.53%) TargetLink
12 8 (0.47%) Acrobat
12 8 (0.47%) CorelDRAW
12 8 (0.47%) Stateflow
12 8 (0.47%) PageMaker
13 5 (0.29%) SPSS
13 5 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 287 (16.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (1.23%) Google Analytics
3 16 (0.94%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.23%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.23%) SAP FI-GL
5 4 (0.23%) 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%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.059%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.64%) SaaS
2 17 (1.00%) Basecamp
3 15 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (0.65%) Office 365
7 10 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.35%) IaaS
9 2 (0.12%) Force.com
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.059%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 143 (8.39%) Wireless
2 83 (4.87%) TCP/IP
3 69 (4.05%) Ethernet
4 58 (3.40%) Firewall
5 51 (2.99%) GSM
6 45 (2.64%) GPRS
7 41 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
8 40 (2.35%) Bluetooth
9 36 (2.11%) LAN
10 30 (1.76%) Internet
11 26 (1.53%) WAN
12 24 (1.41%) LTE
13 20 (1.17%) UMTS
14 17 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
15 16 (0.94%) SAN
15 16 (0.94%) 3G
16 15 (0.88%) HTTP
17 13 (0.76%) DNS
18 11 (0.65%) SMS
18 11 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 60 (3.52%) MySQL
3 24 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 20 (1.17%) Big Data
5 20 (1.17%) Oracle Database
6 16 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (0.59%) MongoDB
11 8 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (0.47%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.35%) SQLPlus
13 6 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.35%) Firebird
13 6 (0.35%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (3.29%) Rational DOORS
2 54 (3.17%) Subversion
3 39 (2.29%) JIRA
3 39 (2.29%) Visual Studio
4 31 (1.82%) Rational Rhapsody
5 29 (1.70%) Selenium
6 25 (1.47%) Jenkins
7 23 (1.35%) LabVIEW
8 19 (1.12%) Git (software)
9 10 (0.59%) JUnit
10 9 (0.53%) NUnit
10 9 (0.53%) WebDriver
11 7 (0.41%) MSI
12 6 (0.35%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.35%) PVCS
12 6 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.29%) Maven
13 5 (0.29%) FogBugz
13 5 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 445 (26.12%) Marketing
2 434 (25.47%) Telecoms
3 421 (24.71%) Manufacturing
4 350 (20.54%) Finance
5 135 (7.92%) Military
6 125 (7.34%) Aerospace
7 70 (4.11%) Automotive
8 44 (2.58%) Retail
9 25 (1.47%) French Language
10 23 (1.35%) Games
10 23 (1.35%) Banking
11 20 (1.17%) German Language
12 19 (1.12%) Italian Language
12 19 (1.12%) Advertising
13 14 (0.82%) Publishing
13 14 (0.82%) Finnish Language
13 14 (0.82%) Swedish Language
14 13 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.70%) Billing
16 10 (0.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 321 (18.84%) Software Engineer
2 173 (10.15%) Developer
3 155 (9.10%) Electronics Engineer
4 124 (7.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 123 (7.22%) Design Engineer
6 114 (6.69%) Analyst
7 81 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
8 78 (4.58%) Junior
9 74 (4.34%) Architect
10 71 (4.17%) Graduate
11 69 (4.05%) Project Manager
12 65 (3.81%) Senior Software Engineer
13 58 (3.40%) C++ Software Engineer
14 56 (3.29%) Hardware Engineer
15 46 (2.70%) Consultant
16 42 (2.46%) Technical Author
16 42 (2.46%) Author
16 42 (2.46%) Development Engineer
17 41 (2.41%) Support Engineer
17 41 (2.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (7.57%) .NET
2 127 (7.45%) HTML
3 78 (4.58%) CSS
4 67 (3.93%) XML
5 49 (2.88%) jQuery
6 46 (2.70%) J2EE
7 44 (2.58%) ASP.NET
8 40 (2.35%) Web Services
9 31 (1.82%) Spring
10 28 (1.64%) WPF
10 28 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (1.64%) HTML5
11 27 (1.58%) Ajax
12 26 (1.53%) Middleware
12 26 (1.53%) MFC
13 25 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (1.41%) Flash
15 21 (1.23%) RESTful
16 20 (1.17%) REST
16 20 (1.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 301 (17.66%) DTV
2 248 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 169 (9.92%) Firmware
4 121 (7.10%) Embedded Systems
5 104 (6.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 99 (5.81%) Mathematics
7 96 (5.63%) Physics
8 76 (4.46%) VHDL
9 70 (4.11%) Management Information System
10 55 (3.23%) Device Driver
11 54 (3.17%) Mobile App
12 42 (2.46%) Social Media
13 40 (2.35%) Chip and PIN
14 29 (1.70%) Blog
15 24 (1.41%) Graphic Design
15 24 (1.41%) Open Source
16 20 (1.17%) Statistics
17 18 (1.06%) Video on Demand
18 16 (0.94%) Home Automation
18 16 (0.94%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 302 (17.72%) Linux
2 283 (16.61%) Windows
3 102 (5.99%) UNIX
4 99 (5.81%) Android
5 59 (3.46%) Embedded Linux
6 47 (2.76%) Apple iOS
7 37 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 34 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.94%) Solaris
11 15 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 11 (0.65%) CentOS
13 10 (0.59%) Windows CE
14 9 (0.53%) VxWorks
15 8 (0.47%) Fedora
15 8 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.29%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.29%) VMS
18 4 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (24.53%) Software Engineering
2 320 (18.78%) Digital Marketing
3 313 (18.37%) Programme Management
4 289 (16.96%) Business Intelligence
5 145 (8.51%) Project Management
6 132 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (7.57%) UML
8 99 (5.81%) OO
9 82 (4.81%) Scrum
10 76 (4.46%) Web Development
11 68 (3.99%) Embedded Software Development
12 67 (3.93%) Validation
12 67 (3.93%) CAD
12 67 (3.93%) Configuration Management
13 66 (3.87%) Analytics
14 65 (3.81%) Signal Processing
14 65 (3.81%) TDD
15 64 (3.76%) E-Commerce
15 64 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 54 (3.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 445 (26.12%) C++
2 444 (26.06%) C
3 200 (11.74%) C#
4 173 (10.15%) Java
5 169 (9.92%) SQL
6 135 (7.92%) Embedded C
7 126 (7.39%) Python
8 101 (5.93%) JavaScript
9 66 (3.87%) MATLAB
10 65 (3.81%) Assembly Language
10 65 (3.81%) Perl
11 60 (3.52%) Embedded C++
12 49 (2.88%) PHP
13 28 (1.64%) Ruby
14 26 (1.53%) VB
15 25 (1.47%) Bash Shell
16 17 (1.00%) PowerShell
16 17 (1.00%) R
16 17 (1.00%) VBA
17 13 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 764 (44.84%) Degree
2 144 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 65 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 64 (3.76%) HND
5 41 (2.41%) PhD
6 28 (1.64%) HNC
7 25 (1.47%) Chartered Engineer
8 18 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (1.00%) PMI Certification
10 16 (0.94%) PMP
11 13 (0.76%) CCNA
12 10 (0.59%) MCSE
13 8 (0.47%) CCNP
14 7 (0.41%) MCP
14 7 (0.41%) MCITP
15 6 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.35%) CISSP
15 6 (0.35%) CNE
15 6 (0.35%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.70%) QA
2 20 (1.17%) ISO 9001
3 18 (1.06%) ISO 9000
3 18 (1.06%) JTAG
4 17 (1.00%) SLA
5 11 (0.65%) IEC 61508
6 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.35%) HL7
8 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.23%) DO-178B
10 3 (0.18%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.12%) COBIT
11 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.12%) TickIT
12 1 (0.059%) BS7799
12 1 (0.059%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 65 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 63 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.35%) Xen
6 6 (0.35%) vSphere
7 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.23%) XenApp
8 4 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.23%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.18%) UAG
9 3 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.18%) XenServer
9 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.059%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.059%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 18 (1.06%) SCCM
2 8 (0.47%) Puppet
3 6 (0.35%) SCOM
3 6 (0.35%) Data Guard
3 6 (0.35%) Nagios
4 5 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.12%) Opsview
5 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.059%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.059%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.059%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.059%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.059%) WSUS
6 1 (0.059%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.059%) YUM
Vendors
1 306 (17.96%) SAP
2 163 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 96 (5.63%) Oracle
4 89 (5.22%) EMC
5 70 (4.11%) VMware
6 57 (3.35%) Cisco
7 35 (2.05%) Adobe
8 34 (2.00%) Twitter
9 28 (1.64%) Google
10 23 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 20 (1.17%) Citrix
12 19 (1.12%) Atmel
13 18 (1.06%) IBM
13 18 (1.06%) Perforce
14 17 (1.00%) Dell
15 15 (0.88%) NetApp
15 15 (0.88%) Coremetrics
15 15 (0.88%) Omniture
16 14 (0.82%) SolidWorks
17 13 (0.76%) Sybase
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