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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 385 353 331
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -22
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 699 721 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.73% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.50% 1.61% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 491 519 621
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
46633 44815 49100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.71% 45.27% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36529 36010 40975
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -9 226 £40,000 -2.43% 111
London +36 173 £48,000 +12.94% 15
South West -12 101 £45,000 +28.57% 55
East of England -64 80 £36,250 -9.37% 54
West Midlands +6 62 £37,500 +7.14% 9
East Midlands +6 27 £36,250 -3.33% 11
North West -37 13 £35,000 +2.94% 14
North East -11 10 £45,000 +36.36% 12
Yorkshire -62 9 £23,000 -37.83% 8
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 688 (43.65%) Degree
2 418 (26.52%) C
2 418 (26.52%) Telecoms
3 413 (26.21%) C++
4 411 (26.08%) Software Engineering
5 409 (25.95%) Marketing
6 388 (24.62%) Manufacturing
7 333 (21.13%) Finance
8 301 (19.10%) Digital Marketing
9 289 (18.34%) Programme Management
10 288 (18.27%) DTV
11 285 (18.08%) SAP
12 273 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
13 272 (17.26%) Linux
14 271 (17.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 254 (16.12%) Computer Science
16 250 (15.86%) Windows
17 211 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
18 176 (11.17%) C#
19 167 (10.60%) Java
19 167 (10.60%) Firmware
20 160 (10.15%) SQL
21 145 (9.20%) Microsoft
22 142 (9.01%) MS Excel
23 141 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
24 140 (8.88%) Security Cleared
25 134 (8.50%) Aerospace
25 134 (8.50%) Embedded Systems
26 131 (8.31%) Project Management
26 131 (8.31%) Embedded C

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (2.54%) MS Exchange
2 37 (2.35%) Tomcat
3 19 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.14%) SAS
5 16 (1.02%) CMS
6 14 (0.89%) Apache
7 9 (0.57%) IIS
7 9 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (0.38%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 6 (0.38%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.32%) Confluence
9 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.32%) Lync
10 4 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.25%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.19%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.19%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 142 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 92 (5.84%) MS Office
3 42 (2.66%) Simulink
4 38 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.33%) MS Project
6 19 (1.21%) Photoshop
7 17 (1.08%) MS Visio
8 16 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (0.95%) TargetLink
10 14 (0.89%) AutoCAD
11 12 (0.76%) Stateflow
12 10 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
14 5 (0.32%) RoboHelp
15 4 (0.25%) SPSS
15 4 (0.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 4 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 3 (0.19%) InDesign
17 2 (0.13%) PageMaker
17 2 (0.13%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 271 (17.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (1.46%) Google Analytics
3 15 (0.95%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.25%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.25%) SAP FI-GL
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.25%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.19%) Line 500
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.063%) Agresso
8 1 (0.063%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.22%) SaaS
2 21 (1.33%) Basecamp
3 13 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.76%) Office 365
5 11 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.32%) IaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.063%) Force.com
9 1 (0.063%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (7.23%) Wireless
2 79 (5.01%) TCP/IP
3 66 (4.19%) Ethernet
4 55 (3.49%) Firewall
5 47 (2.98%) GSM
6 41 (2.60%) Internet
7 39 (2.47%) GPRS
8 35 (2.22%) LAN
9 24 (1.52%) LTE
10 23 (1.46%) DNS
11 22 (1.40%) WAN
12 21 (1.33%) 3G
13 20 (1.27%) HTTP
13 20 (1.27%) Bluetooth
14 19 (1.21%) UMTS
14 19 (1.21%) Radio Access Network
15 17 (1.08%) SAN
16 16 (1.02%) VLAN
17 14 (0.89%) DHCP
17 14 (0.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 55 (3.49%) MySQL
3 21 (1.33%) Big Data
4 18 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 14 (0.89%) Relational Database
6 12 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 12 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.38%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.38%) Firebird
8 6 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.38%) SQLPlus
9 5 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.32%) DB2
9 5 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 55 (3.49%) Subversion
2 43 (2.73%) JIRA
3 41 (2.60%) Rational DOORS
4 33 (2.09%) Selenium
5 31 (1.97%) Visual Studio
6 26 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 23 (1.46%) Git (software)
8 20 (1.27%) LabVIEW
9 19 (1.21%) Rational Rhapsody
10 14 (0.89%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.76%) JUnit
11 12 (0.76%) WebDriver
12 9 (0.57%) NUnit
13 8 (0.51%) Maven
14 6 (0.38%) Axure RP
15 5 (0.32%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.32%) PVCS
16 4 (0.25%) Ant
16 4 (0.25%) TestNG
16 4 (0.25%) GDB
General
1 418 (26.52%) Telecoms
2 409 (25.95%) Marketing
3 388 (24.62%) Manufacturing
4 333 (21.13%) Finance
5 134 (8.50%) Aerospace
6 123 (7.80%) Military
7 50 (3.17%) Automotive
8 43 (2.73%) Retail
9 27 (1.71%) Games
10 19 (1.21%) French Language
11 17 (1.08%) Banking
12 14 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.89%) Back Office
13 13 (0.82%) Multimedia
14 12 (0.76%) Billing
14 12 (0.76%) Advertising
15 10 (0.63%) German Language
16 9 (0.57%) Publishing
17 7 (0.44%) Law
18 6 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 314 (19.92%) Software Engineer
2 151 (9.58%) Electronics Engineer
3 150 (9.52%) Developer
4 120 (7.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 108 (6.85%) Analyst
6 93 (5.90%) Design Engineer
7 72 (4.57%) Senior Software Engineer
7 72 (4.57%) Architect
8 67 (4.25%) Junior
9 65 (4.12%) Graduate
9 65 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
10 64 (4.06%) Project Manager
11 58 (3.68%) Hardware Engineer
12 50 (3.17%) Consultant
13 42 (2.66%) C++ Software Engineer
14 41 (2.60%) Support Engineer
15 39 (2.47%) Test Engineer
15 39 (2.47%) Firmware Engineer
16 36 (2.28%) Development Engineer
17 35 (2.22%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (8.19%) HTML
2 99 (6.28%) .NET
3 79 (5.01%) CSS
4 67 (4.25%) XML
5 44 (2.79%) J2EE
6 42 (2.66%) jQuery
7 39 (2.47%) Web Services
8 36 (2.28%) Spring
9 32 (2.03%) Flash
10 31 (1.97%) ASP.NET
11 26 (1.65%) HTML5
12 25 (1.59%) Hibernate
13 22 (1.40%) Ajax
13 22 (1.40%) MFC
13 22 (1.40%) RESTful
14 21 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (1.33%) Adobe AIR
15 20 (1.27%) Qt
15 20 (1.27%) REST
15 20 (1.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 288 (18.27%) DTV
2 254 (16.12%) Computer Science
3 141 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
4 134 (8.50%) Embedded Systems
5 103 (6.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 97 (6.15%) Physics
7 95 (6.03%) Algorithms
8 87 (5.52%) Mathematics
9 75 (4.76%) Management Information System
10 71 (4.51%) User Experience
11 60 (3.81%) VHDL
12 57 (3.62%) Mobile App
13 39 (2.47%) Social Media
13 39 (2.47%) Device Driver
14 32 (2.03%) Chip and PIN
15 25 (1.59%) Blog
16 23 (1.46%) Video on Demand
17 21 (1.33%) Statistics
18 16 (1.02%) Smartphone
18 16 (1.02%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 272 (17.26%) Linux
2 250 (15.86%) Windows
3 96 (6.09%) UNIX
3 96 (6.09%) Android
4 56 (3.55%) Embedded Linux
5 49 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 16 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.02%) Solaris
8 11 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.57%) CentOS
10 8 (0.51%) Fedora
11 7 (0.44%) Windows CE
11 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.44%) VxWorks
11 7 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.38%) SUSE
12 6 (0.38%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (26.08%) Software Engineering
2 301 (19.10%) Digital Marketing
3 289 (18.34%) Programme Management
4 273 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
5 211 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (8.31%) Project Management
7 128 (8.12%) UML
8 87 (5.52%) OO
9 76 (4.82%) Web Development
10 75 (4.76%) Scrum
11 72 (4.57%) Embedded Software Development
12 71 (4.51%) E-Commerce
13 67 (4.25%) Analytics
14 63 (4.00%) TDD
15 62 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
16 60 (3.81%) Validation
17 58 (3.68%) ITIL
17 58 (3.68%) Configuration Management
18 55 (3.49%) Mentoring
19 54 (3.43%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 418 (26.52%) C
2 413 (26.21%) C++
3 176 (11.17%) C#
4 167 (10.60%) Java
5 160 (10.15%) SQL
6 131 (8.31%) Embedded C
7 119 (7.55%) Python
8 84 (5.33%) JavaScript
9 62 (3.93%) Embedded C++
10 60 (3.81%) Assembly Language
11 59 (3.74%) MATLAB
12 55 (3.49%) PHP
13 46 (2.92%) Perl
14 26 (1.65%) Ruby
14 26 (1.65%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.33%) VBA
16 17 (1.08%) VB
17 16 (1.02%) R
17 16 (1.02%) PowerShell
18 13 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 688 (43.65%) Degree
2 140 (8.88%) Security Cleared
3 69 (4.38%) SC Cleared
4 60 (3.81%) HND
5 44 (2.79%) PhD
6 35 (2.22%) HNC
7 31 (1.97%) Chartered Engineer
8 22 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (1.14%) CCNA
11 15 (0.95%) MCSE
12 11 (0.70%) MCP
13 10 (0.63%) PMI Certification
14 9 (0.57%) PMP
15 8 (0.51%) CCNP
16 7 (0.44%) CISSP
16 7 (0.44%) MCITP
17 6 (0.38%) MCTS
17 6 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
18 5 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.73%) QA
2 23 (1.46%) ISO 9001
3 21 (1.33%) ISO 9000
4 18 (1.14%) SLA
5 13 (0.82%) JTAG
6 11 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.63%) IEC 61508
8 5 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.25%) HL7
10 3 (0.19%) COBIT
10 3 (0.19%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.13%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.13%) TickIT
12 1 (0.063%) BS7799
12 1 (0.063%) HMG Infosec
12 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
System Software
1 167 (10.60%) Firmware
2 61 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 53 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.84%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.38%) vSphere
8 5 (0.32%) XenApp
8 5 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.32%) Xen
8 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.19%) XenServer
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.19%) UAG
10 3 (0.19%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.063%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.063%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.02%) SCCM
2 7 (0.44%) SCOM
3 6 (0.38%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.32%) Puppet
4 5 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.25%) Casper Suite
6 3 (0.19%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.13%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.13%) Nagios
7 2 (0.13%) Opsview
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.063%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.063%) WSUS
8 1 (0.063%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.063%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 285 (18.08%) SAP
2 145 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 82 (5.20%) Oracle
4 80 (5.08%) EMC
5 67 (4.25%) VMware
6 54 (3.43%) Cisco
7 31 (1.97%) Twitter
8 30 (1.90%) Adobe
9 29 (1.84%) Google
10 22 (1.40%) Red Hat
11 21 (1.33%) Dell
12 19 (1.21%) Citrix
13 18 (1.14%) Atmel
14 14 (0.89%) Coremetrics
14 14 (0.89%) Xilinx
14 14 (0.89%) Omniture
14 14 (0.89%) MathWorks
15 12 (0.76%) Perforce
15 12 (0.76%) NetApp
16 11 (0.70%) IBM
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