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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 320 346 294
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -52
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 918 850 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.76% 0.91%
As % of the General category 2.01% 1.72% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 734 681 661
Average salary £44,250 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.93% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
45639 49494 45771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.22% 44.24% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36120 38808 36738
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -21 252 £45,000 +5.88% 123
London +79 180 £52,500 +36.36% 39
East of England -5 172 £45,000 +11.11% 63
South West +45 152 £40,000 -5.88% 44
East Midlands +47 55 £38,750 -6.06% 23
West Midlands -41 42 £37,500 -6.25% 20
North West +29 33 £40,000 +24.36% 12
Yorkshire +6 28 £35,000 -17.64% 9
North East -13 11 £35,000 - 5
Midlands - 1 - -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 650 (39.02%) Degree
2 490 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 469 (28.15%) C
4 467 (28.03%) C++
5 435 (26.11%) Telecoms
6 408 (24.49%) Software Engineering
7 384 (23.05%) Finance
8 369 (22.15%) Marketing
9 331 (19.87%) DTV
10 324 (19.45%) SAP
11 321 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
12 318 (19.09%) Programme Management
13 313 (18.79%) Digital Marketing
14 311 (18.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 291 (17.47%) Linux
16 286 (17.17%) Computer Science
17 274 (16.45%) Windows
18 212 (12.73%) C#
19 196 (11.76%) Java
20 193 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
21 190 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
22 186 (11.16%) Project Management
23 182 (10.92%) Firmware
23 182 (10.92%) Python
24 169 (10.14%) SQL
25 166 (9.96%) .NET
26 159 (9.54%) Embedded C
27 158 (9.48%) Microsoft
28 121 (7.26%) Embedded Systems
29 116 (6.96%) EMC

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (1.56%) Tomcat
2 25 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.38%) Lync
4 20 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.02%) Node.js
6 16 (0.96%) IIS
7 14 (0.84%) JBoss
8 12 (0.72%) Apache
9 8 (0.48%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.42%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.36%) CMS
11 6 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.30%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.30%) SAS
12 5 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.24%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.24%) NetWeaver
14 3 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 95 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 55 (3.30%) MS Project
3 42 (2.52%) MS Office
4 41 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 32 (1.92%) Simulink
6 25 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 18 (1.08%) FrameMaker
8 14 (0.84%) SOLIDWORKS
8 14 (0.84%) AutoCAD
9 13 (0.78%) Photoshop
10 12 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (0.72%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 12 (0.72%) PTC Creo
11 9 (0.54%) PaintShop Pro
12 8 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
13 4 (0.24%) Stateflow
14 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.18%) CATIA
14 3 (0.18%) Windchill
14 3 (0.18%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 311 (18.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.36%) LabWindows
3 5 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.24%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.18%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.12%) Primavera
6 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.12%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.060%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.060%) Unica
7 1 (0.060%) BASE24
7 1 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.060%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.060%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (1.68%) SaaS
3 15 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.78%) IaaS
5 12 (0.72%) PaaS
6 10 (0.60%) Office 365
7 9 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.060%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.060%) GitHub
12 1 (0.060%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 110 (6.60%) TCP/IP
2 100 (6.00%) Internet
3 84 (5.04%) Wireless
4 76 (4.56%) LAN
5 70 (4.20%) Firewall
6 68 (4.08%) Ethernet
7 55 (3.30%) WAN
8 37 (2.22%) GSM
9 36 (2.16%) GPRS
10 34 (2.04%) VPN
10 34 (2.04%) DNS
11 31 (1.86%) SAN
12 29 (1.74%) Bluetooth
13 26 (1.56%) HTTP
14 22 (1.32%) 3G
15 21 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (1.26%) Unified Communications
16 20 (1.20%) NFC
16 20 (1.20%) VoIP
17 17 (1.02%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.72%) MySQL
3 44 (2.64%) MongoDB
4 33 (1.98%) Big Data
5 30 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (1.74%) NoSQL
7 18 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 13 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 12 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (0.54%) Couchbase
12 8 (0.48%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.36%) Redis
14 6 (0.36%) Hazelcast
15 5 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 43 (2.58%) Visual Studio
2 42 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 36 (2.16%) LabVIEW
4 28 (1.68%) Subversion
5 27 (1.62%) Eclipse
6 26 (1.56%) JIRA
7 25 (1.50%) Jenkins
8 24 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
9 16 (0.96%) Selenium
10 15 (0.90%) NUnit
11 13 (0.78%) Mercurial
12 12 (0.72%) JUnit
13 9 (0.54%) PVCS
13 9 (0.54%) GDB
14 8 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.42%) IntelliJ
15 7 (0.42%) Bugzilla
16 6 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 6 (0.36%) Maven
General
1 490 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 435 (26.11%) Telecoms
3 384 (23.05%) Finance
4 369 (22.15%) Marketing
5 98 (5.88%) Automotive
6 91 (5.46%) Aerospace
7 80 (4.80%) Military
8 52 (3.12%) Games
9 35 (2.10%) Retail
10 23 (1.38%) Banking
11 17 (1.02%) Legal
12 14 (0.84%) German Language
13 13 (0.78%) French Language
13 13 (0.78%) Avionics
13 13 (0.78%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.66%) Back Office
14 11 (0.66%) Advertising
15 9 (0.54%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.42%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 325 (19.51%) Software Engineer
2 231 (13.87%) Developer
3 160 (9.60%) Electronics Engineer
4 119 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 113 (6.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 94 (5.64%) Project Manager
7 84 (5.04%) Architect
8 77 (4.62%) Hardware Engineer
9 75 (4.50%) Analyst
10 74 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
11 72 (4.32%) Consultant
12 67 (4.02%) Software Developer
12 67 (4.02%) Graduate
13 54 (3.24%) C++ Developer
14 49 (2.94%) Junior
15 48 (2.88%) Author
15 48 (2.88%) Technical Author
16 42 (2.52%) Test Engineer
17 40 (2.40%) Senior Developer
18 39 (2.34%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (9.96%) .NET
2 101 (6.06%) HTML
3 72 (4.32%) XML
4 71 (4.26%) CSS
5 49 (2.94%) Web Services
6 40 (2.40%) jQuery
7 37 (2.22%) HTML5
8 33 (1.98%) REST
9 30 (1.80%) ASP.NET
10 29 (1.74%) MFC
11 28 (1.68%) XSLT
12 27 (1.62%) J2EE
13 26 (1.56%) SOAP
13 26 (1.56%) Spring
14 25 (1.50%) JSON
15 21 (1.26%) Middleware
15 21 (1.26%) Hibernate
16 19 (1.14%) Qt
16 19 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (1.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 331 (19.87%) DTV
2 286 (17.17%) Computer Science
3 190 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
4 121 (7.26%) Embedded Systems
5 112 (6.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 102 (6.12%) Mathematics
7 95 (5.70%) Physics
8 87 (5.22%) VHDL
9 86 (5.16%) Algorithms
10 54 (3.24%) Management Information System
11 53 (3.18%) Device Driver
12 51 (3.06%) Internet of Things
13 37 (2.22%) Verilog
14 34 (2.04%) Open Source
15 30 (1.80%) Telematics
16 27 (1.62%) Mobile App
17 26 (1.56%) Chemistry
18 21 (1.26%) 3D Printing
19 19 (1.14%) Robotics
19 19 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 291 (17.47%) Linux
2 274 (16.45%) Windows
3 89 (5.34%) UNIX
4 78 (4.68%) Android
5 48 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (2.52%) Apple iOS
7 40 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
9 31 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (1.74%) Windows 8
11 28 (1.68%) Windows 7
12 19 (1.14%) Windows Vista
13 16 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (0.72%) VxWorks
15 11 (0.66%) Windows CE
15 11 (0.66%) CentOS
16 8 (0.48%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.48%) Fedora
16 8 (0.48%) Solaris
17 7 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (24.49%) Software Engineering
2 321 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
3 318 (19.09%) Programme Management
4 313 (18.79%) Digital Marketing
5 193 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
6 186 (11.16%) Project Management
7 98 (5.88%) OO
8 96 (5.76%) Scrum
9 87 (5.22%) UML
10 77 (4.62%) CAD
11 67 (4.02%) Signal Processing
12 64 (3.84%) Validation
13 60 (3.60%) MVC
13 60 (3.60%) PRINCE2
14 58 (3.48%) Mentoring
15 56 (3.36%) TDD
16 53 (3.18%) ITIL
16 53 (3.18%) E-Commerce
17 49 (2.94%) Data Analysis
18 47 (2.82%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 469 (28.15%) C
2 467 (28.03%) C++
3 212 (12.73%) C#
4 196 (11.76%) Java
5 182 (10.92%) Python
6 169 (10.14%) SQL
7 159 (9.54%) Embedded C
8 98 (5.88%) Embedded C++
9 95 (5.70%) JavaScript
10 89 (5.34%) MATLAB
11 79 (4.74%) Assembly Language
12 66 (3.96%) Perl
13 50 (3.00%) PHP
14 36 (2.16%) VB
15 33 (1.98%) Bash Shell
16 32 (1.92%) Ruby
17 23 (1.38%) Shell Script
18 15 (0.90%) PowerShell
19 12 (0.72%) R
20 11 (0.66%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 650 (39.02%) Degree
2 113 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 95 (5.70%) SC Cleared
4 43 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (2.34%) HNC
6 34 (2.04%) HND
7 31 (1.86%) CCNP
8 27 (1.62%) PhD
9 24 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (1.38%) PMI Certification
11 19 (1.14%) CCNA
12 18 (1.08%) MCP
13 14 (0.84%) PMP
14 13 (0.78%) DV Cleared
15 12 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
15 12 (0.72%) MCSE
16 11 (0.66%) ISEB
16 11 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 10 (0.60%) MCITP
17 10 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.06%) ISO 9001
2 39 (2.34%) QA
3 23 (1.38%) JTAG
4 18 (1.08%) IEC 61508
4 18 (1.08%) SLA
5 15 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.84%) DO-178B
7 8 (0.48%) ISO 14001
8 7 (0.42%) DO-254
9 5 (0.30%) HL7
9 5 (0.30%) ISO 9002
9 5 (0.30%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.24%) COBIT
11 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.060%) GAMP
System Software
1 182 (10.92%) Firmware
2 40 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 29 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.54%) KVM
6 8 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.30%) Xen
8 4 (0.24%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.24%) vSphere
8 4 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.24%) UAG
9 2 (0.12%) Postfix
9 2 (0.12%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.12%) NFS
9 2 (0.12%) iptables
10 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.060%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.060%) XenApp
10 1 (0.060%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (2.22%) Puppet
2 28 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.60%) Ansible
4 6 (0.36%) SCCM
4 6 (0.36%) Graphite
5 5 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.24%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.18%) WSUS
8 2 (0.12%) SELinux
8 2 (0.12%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.060%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.060%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.060%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.060%) Control-M
9 1 (0.060%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.060%) Nmap
9 1 (0.060%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 324 (19.45%) SAP
2 158 (9.48%) Microsoft
3 116 (6.96%) EMC
4 83 (4.98%) Cisco
5 74 (4.44%) Oracle
6 52 (3.12%) VMware
7 38 (2.28%) Juniper
8 30 (1.80%) Red Hat
9 26 (1.56%) NEC
10 25 (1.50%) Citrix
11 24 (1.44%) IBM
11 24 (1.44%) Xilinx
11 24 (1.44%) Atmel
12 21 (1.26%) Dell
13 19 (1.14%) Netezza
14 18 (1.08%) F5
14 18 (1.08%) HP
15 17 (1.02%) Mentor Graphics
16 15 (0.90%) Fujitsu
16 15 (0.90%) Altera
Central London / West End
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50,000 to £60,000 + Bonus/Profit Sh
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits BUPA pension 25 days GYM
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 32 days holiday !
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago