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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 349 284 312
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +28
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 826 946 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.91% 0.80%
As % of the General category 1.65% 2.09% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 674 654 657
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
49929 45282 53490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.18% 43.51% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39098 36338 45285
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 £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -31 296 £42,500 +6.25% 104
East of England -3 202 £41,500 +1.21% 109
London -58 122 £37,500 -6.25% 34
South West -56 68 £40,000 +23.07% 48
West Midlands +33 58 £40,000 +14.28% 26
East Midlands -17 22 £42,500 +21.42% 19
North West -24 22 £32,163 -10.65% 11
Yorkshire -45 21 £42,500 +21.42% 7
North East 0 12 £35,000 - 11
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 617 (42.20%) Degree
2 489 (33.45%) C
3 458 (31.33%) Software Engineering
4 438 (29.96%) C++
5 256 (17.51%) Linux
6 230 (15.73%) Manufacturing
7 221 (15.12%) Telecoms
8 209 (14.30%) Windows
9 191 (13.06%) Computer Science
10 183 (12.52%) Marketing
11 174 (11.90%) Finance
12 159 (10.88%) Microsoft
13 156 (10.67%) C#
14 152 (10.40%) Embedded C
15 133 (9.10%) Embedded Systems
16 130 (8.89%) Firmware
17 128 (8.76%) Military
17 128 (8.76%) Security Cleared
18 127 (8.69%) Project Management
19 126 (8.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 117 (8.00%) Physics
21 114 (7.80%) Java
22 112 (7.66%) .NET
23 110 (7.52%) Assembly Language
24 108 (7.39%) SAP
25 107 (7.32%) VHDL
26 106 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
27 105 (7.18%) MATLAB
28 104 (7.11%) Wireless
29 103 (7.05%) Automotive

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (1.57%) CMS
2 17 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 14 (0.96%) MS Exchange
4 12 (0.82%) IIS
5 9 (0.62%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.48%) Apache
6 7 (0.48%) SAS
7 5 (0.34%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.27%) Node.js
8 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.21%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.21%) Confluence
10 2 (0.14%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.068%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.068%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.068%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.068%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.068%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.068%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.068%) Lync
Applications
1 102 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.92%) MS Office
3 59 (4.04%) Simulink
4 26 (1.78%) FrameMaker
5 25 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (1.23%) MS Project
7 16 (1.09%) InDesign
8 12 (0.82%) MS Visio
9 11 (0.75%) Acrobat
10 10 (0.68%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 10 (0.68%) CorelDRAW
10 10 (0.68%) PageMaker
10 10 (0.68%) RoboHelp
11 7 (0.48%) AutoCAD
11 7 (0.48%) Photoshop
11 7 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.34%) Doxygen
13 3 (0.21%) Stateflow
14 2 (0.14%) Maya
14 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 88 (6.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.55%) WebTrends
2 8 (0.55%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.48%) SAP SD
3 7 (0.48%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.21%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle SCM
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.068%) LabWindows
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.068%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.068%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.16%) SaaS
2 9 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.41%) Force.com
4 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.41%) Office 365
5 5 (0.34%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.27%) IaaS
7 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 104 (7.11%) Wireless
2 77 (5.27%) TCP/IP
3 66 (4.51%) Ethernet
4 43 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
4 43 (2.94%) Firewall
5 41 (2.80%) GSM
6 31 (2.12%) GPRS
7 30 (2.05%) Bluetooth
8 22 (1.50%) WAN
9 19 (1.30%) VoIP
10 18 (1.23%) Internet
11 17 (1.16%) LAN
12 15 (1.03%) LTE
13 14 (0.96%) HTTP
13 14 (0.96%) UMTS
14 12 (0.82%) VPN
14 12 (0.82%) SAN
14 12 (0.82%) MPLS
14 12 (0.82%) DVB
15 10 (0.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.12%) MySQL
3 29 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 20 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (0.89%) Oracle Database
9 11 (0.75%) Big Data
9 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.62%) NoSQL
10 9 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (0.48%) InterSystems Cache
13 6 (0.41%) MS Access
14 5 (0.34%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.34%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (3.42%) Rational DOORS
2 48 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 39 (2.67%) Subversion
4 33 (2.26%) Rational Rhapsody
5 27 (1.85%) LabVIEW
6 20 (1.37%) Jenkins
7 16 (1.09%) JIRA
8 15 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 13 (0.89%) Selenium
9 13 (0.89%) Git (software)
9 13 (0.89%) Mercurial
10 12 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Blend
12 9 (0.62%) MSI
13 8 (0.55%) Hudson
14 7 (0.48%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.41%) ClearCase
15 6 (0.41%) JUnit
16 5 (0.34%) FogBugz
16 5 (0.34%) Gradle
General
1 230 (15.73%) Manufacturing
2 221 (15.12%) Telecoms
3 183 (12.52%) Marketing
4 174 (11.90%) Finance
5 128 (8.76%) Military
6 103 (7.05%) Automotive
7 97 (6.63%) Aerospace
8 34 (2.33%) Games
9 30 (2.05%) Retail
10 23 (1.57%) German Language
11 21 (1.44%) Banking
12 20 (1.37%) Italian Language
13 19 (1.30%) French Language
14 18 (1.23%) Advertising
15 16 (1.09%) Finnish Language
15 16 (1.09%) Swedish Language
16 9 (0.62%) Publishing
17 8 (0.55%) Avionics
18 7 (0.48%) Spanish Language
19 5 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 354 (24.21%) Software Engineer
2 165 (11.29%) Developer
3 144 (9.85%) Electronics Engineer
4 135 (9.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 131 (8.96%) Design Engineer
6 90 (6.16%) Systems Engineer
7 88 (6.02%) C++ Software Engineer
8 74 (5.06%) Analyst
9 60 (4.10%) Hardware Engineer
10 57 (3.90%) C Software Engineer
11 56 (3.83%) Software Developer
12 50 (3.42%) C++ Developer
13 45 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
14 43 (2.94%) Author
14 43 (2.94%) Technical Author
15 41 (2.80%) Graduate
15 41 (2.80%) Architect
16 39 (2.67%) Team Leader
17 37 (2.53%) Junior
18 36 (2.46%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (7.66%) .NET
2 66 (4.51%) XML
3 64 (4.38%) HTML
4 45 (3.08%) CSS
5 30 (2.05%) WPF
6 29 (1.98%) Ajax
7 25 (1.71%) Qt
8 24 (1.64%) ASP.NET
8 24 (1.64%) Middleware
9 22 (1.50%) jQuery
10 19 (1.30%) WCF
11 16 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (1.09%) Web Services
12 14 (0.96%) STL
12 14 (0.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 13 (0.89%) LINQ
13 13 (0.89%) RESTful
13 13 (0.89%) XSLT
13 13 (0.89%) J2EE
13 13 (0.89%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 191 (13.06%) Computer Science
2 133 (9.10%) Embedded Systems
3 130 (8.89%) Firmware
4 126 (8.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 117 (8.00%) Physics
6 107 (7.32%) VHDL
7 96 (6.57%) DTV
8 90 (6.16%) Mathematics
9 59 (4.04%) Device Driver
10 51 (3.49%) Verilog
11 33 (2.26%) Open Source
11 33 (2.26%) Management Information System
12 27 (1.85%) Social Media
13 24 (1.64%) Digital Media
14 23 (1.57%) Mobile App
15 20 (1.37%) Graphic Design
16 19 (1.30%) Chip and PIN
17 18 (1.23%) MPEG
18 17 (1.16%) ASIC
18 17 (1.16%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 256 (17.51%) Linux
2 209 (14.30%) Windows
3 65 (4.45%) Android
4 64 (4.38%) UNIX
5 59 (4.04%) Embedded Linux
6 37 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 25 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.03%) Windows XP
10 14 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.62%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.55%) Windows XP Embedded
14 7 (0.48%) VxWorks
15 6 (0.41%) Windows CE
16 5 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.34%) Solaris
17 4 (0.27%) Fedora
17 4 (0.27%) CentOS
18 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (31.33%) Software Engineering
2 127 (8.69%) Project Management
3 106 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
4 102 (6.98%) Programme Management
5 96 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
6 92 (6.29%) OO
7 80 (5.47%) CAD
8 79 (5.40%) UML
9 77 (5.27%) Validation
10 73 (4.99%) Embedded Software Development
11 57 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (3.76%) Configuration Management
13 53 (3.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 50 (3.42%) Signal Processing
14 50 (3.42%) Requirements Management
15 49 (3.35%) Multithreading
16 46 (3.15%) Analytics
17 39 (2.67%) OOD
18 38 (2.60%) Requirements Analysis
19 37 (2.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 489 (33.45%) C
2 438 (29.96%) C++
3 156 (10.67%) C#
4 152 (10.40%) Embedded C
5 114 (7.80%) Java
6 110 (7.52%) Assembly Language
7 105 (7.18%) MATLAB
8 99 (6.77%) SQL
9 96 (6.57%) Python
10 70 (4.79%) JavaScript
11 62 (4.24%) Embedded C++
12 59 (4.04%) Perl
13 29 (1.98%) VB
14 21 (1.44%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.37%) Ruby
16 18 (1.23%) PHP
17 15 (1.03%) PowerHouse
18 13 (0.89%) VBA
19 12 (0.82%) PowerShell
20 11 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 617 (42.20%) Degree
2 128 (8.76%) Security Cleared
3 60 (4.10%) SC Cleared
4 46 (3.15%) HND
5 25 (1.71%) PhD
6 20 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.03%) HNC
8 12 (0.82%) ISEB
9 11 (0.75%) CCNA
9 11 (0.75%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.68%) PMP
10 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.55%) Chartered Engineer
12 7 (0.48%) CCNP
13 6 (0.41%) CNE
13 6 (0.41%) Novell Certification
13 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.34%) CCIE
15 4 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.92%) QA
2 15 (1.03%) IEC 61508
2 15 (1.03%) JTAG
3 14 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.75%) DO-178B
4 11 (0.75%) SLA
5 8 (0.55%) DO-254
6 7 (0.48%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) ARP4761
7 2 (0.14%) HL7
8 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.068%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 51 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (2.39%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.34%) XenApp
6 4 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.27%) vSphere
6 4 (0.27%) Xen
7 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.14%) NFS
8 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.14%) UAG
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.068%) Snort
9 1 (0.068%) Squid
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.068%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.068%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (0.82%) SCCM
2 10 (0.68%) Puppet
3 7 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.27%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.27%) Nagios
5 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.21%) SCOM
6 2 (0.14%) Legato
6 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.068%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.068%) YUM
7 1 (0.068%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.068%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.068%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 159 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 108 (7.39%) SAP
3 76 (5.20%) EMC
4 54 (3.69%) VMware
5 51 (3.49%) Oracle
6 40 (2.74%) Cisco
7 24 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 23 (1.57%) Freescale
9 22 (1.50%) NetApp
9 22 (1.50%) Adobe
10 19 (1.30%) Xilinx
11 18 (1.23%) HP
12 15 (1.03%) Nokia
12 15 (1.03%) Perforce
13 14 (0.96%) Symbian
14 12 (0.82%) IBM
15 11 (0.75%) Google
16 10 (0.68%) Siemens
16 10 (0.68%) Intel
16 10 (0.68%) Citrix
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