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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 339 286 321
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +35
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 846 948 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.92% 0.77%
As % of the General category 1.72% 2.11% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 677 652 624
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £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
49048 45035 52981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.23% 43.50% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38426 36123 44812
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 £78,000
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 24 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 24 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
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Job
Vacancies
South East -33 301 £42,500 +6.25% 33
East of England -12 203 £40,500 -1.21% 24
London -43 130 £39,250 -1.87% 13
South West -49 73 £42,500 +30.76% 15
West Midlands +39 55 £40,000 +12.67% 8
East Midlands -2 25 £41,250 +17.85% 6
Yorkshire -44 22 £42,500 +21.42% 2
North West -14 20 £32,163 -10.65% 3
North East +4 14 £35,000 - 6
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 626 (42.67%) Degree
2 475 (32.38%) C
3 453 (30.88%) Software Engineering
4 430 (29.31%) C++
5 248 (16.91%) Linux
6 233 (15.88%) Manufacturing
7 228 (15.54%) Telecoms
8 213 (14.52%) Windows
9 196 (13.36%) Marketing
10 189 (12.88%) Computer Science
11 178 (12.13%) Finance
12 167 (11.38%) Microsoft
13 154 (10.50%) C#
14 146 (9.95%) Embedded C
15 140 (9.54%) Military
16 135 (9.20%) Security Cleared
17 131 (8.93%) Embedded Systems
18 130 (8.86%) Firmware
19 129 (8.79%) Project Management
20 123 (8.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
21 119 (8.11%) Java
22 116 (7.91%) Digital Marketing
23 114 (7.77%) SAP
24 113 (7.70%) MS Excel
25 111 (7.57%) .NET
26 110 (7.50%) Programme Management
27 109 (7.43%) Wireless
28 108 (7.36%) SQL
28 108 (7.36%) Physics
29 104 (7.09%) Assembly Language

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 22 (1.50%) CMS
2 17 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 16 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 12 (0.82%) IIS
5 9 (0.61%) WebLogic
6 8 (0.55%) SAS
7 7 (0.48%) Apache
8 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.34%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.27%) Confluence
9 4 (0.27%) Node.js
10 3 (0.20%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.14%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 1 (0.068%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.068%) Lync
12 1 (0.068%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.068%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.068%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 113 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 79 (5.39%) MS Office
3 59 (4.02%) Simulink
4 27 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (1.77%) FrameMaker
6 22 (1.50%) MS Project
7 16 (1.09%) InDesign
7 16 (1.09%) MS Visio
8 11 (0.75%) Acrobat
9 10 (0.68%) PageMaker
9 10 (0.68%) CorelDRAW
9 10 (0.68%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 10 (0.68%) RoboHelp
10 8 (0.55%) AutoCAD
11 7 (0.48%) Photoshop
11 7 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.34%) Doxygen
13 3 (0.20%) Stateflow
14 2 (0.14%) Maya
14 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 93 (6.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.75%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.75%) WebTrends
3 7 (0.48%) SAP SD
3 7 (0.48%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle SCM
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.068%) LabWindows
6 1 (0.068%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.068%) Agresso
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.23%) SaaS
2 9 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.41%) Basecamp
4 6 (0.41%) Office 365
4 6 (0.41%) Force.com
4 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.27%) IaaS
6 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 109 (7.43%) Wireless
2 76 (5.18%) TCP/IP
3 63 (4.29%) Ethernet
4 43 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
5 42 (2.86%) Firewall
5 42 (2.86%) GSM
6 32 (2.18%) GPRS
7 30 (2.04%) Bluetooth
8 21 (1.43%) WAN
9 19 (1.30%) Internet
10 18 (1.23%) VoIP
11 17 (1.16%) LAN
12 16 (1.09%) LTE
13 15 (1.02%) UMTS
13 15 (1.02%) HTTP
14 11 (0.75%) VPN
14 11 (0.75%) DVB
14 11 (0.75%) SAN
15 10 (0.68%) MPLS
16 9 (0.61%) UWB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (6.27%) SQL Server
2 34 (2.32%) MySQL
3 29 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 12 (0.82%) Big Data
9 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 9 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (0.55%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.48%) InterSystems Cache
13 6 (0.41%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.41%) MS Access
14 5 (0.34%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (3.82%) Rational DOORS
2 47 (3.20%) Visual Studio
3 42 (2.86%) Subversion
4 34 (2.32%) Rational Rhapsody
5 28 (1.91%) LabVIEW
6 21 (1.43%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.30%) JIRA
8 15 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (0.95%) Selenium
10 13 (0.89%) Git (software)
10 13 (0.89%) Mercurial
11 12 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Blend
13 9 (0.61%) Hudson
13 9 (0.61%) MSI
14 8 (0.55%) Eclipse
15 7 (0.48%) JUnit
16 6 (0.41%) ClearCase
17 5 (0.34%) WebDriver
17 5 (0.34%) NUnit
General
1 233 (15.88%) Manufacturing
2 228 (15.54%) Telecoms
3 196 (13.36%) Marketing
4 178 (12.13%) Finance
5 140 (9.54%) Military
6 102 (6.95%) Aerospace
7 101 (6.88%) Automotive
8 30 (2.04%) Games
9 29 (1.98%) Retail
10 23 (1.57%) German Language
11 22 (1.50%) Banking
12 20 (1.36%) Italian Language
13 19 (1.30%) French Language
13 19 (1.30%) Advertising
14 16 (1.09%) Finnish Language
14 16 (1.09%) Swedish Language
15 9 (0.61%) Avionics
15 9 (0.61%) Publishing
16 7 (0.48%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 349 (23.79%) Software Engineer
2 161 (10.97%) Developer
3 141 (9.61%) Electronics Engineer
4 132 (9.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 131 (8.93%) Design Engineer
6 95 (6.48%) Systems Engineer
7 89 (6.07%) C++ Software Engineer
8 77 (5.25%) Analyst
9 58 (3.95%) C Software Engineer
10 57 (3.89%) Hardware Engineer
11 53 (3.61%) Software Developer
12 47 (3.20%) Senior Software Engineer
13 45 (3.07%) C++ Developer
14 44 (3.00%) Author
14 44 (3.00%) Technical Author
15 42 (2.86%) Architect
16 40 (2.73%) Team Leader
17 38 (2.59%) Test Engineer
17 38 (2.59%) Junior
18 36 (2.45%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (7.57%) .NET
2 66 (4.50%) XML
3 65 (4.43%) HTML
4 45 (3.07%) CSS
5 30 (2.04%) WPF
6 29 (1.98%) Ajax
7 26 (1.77%) Qt
8 25 (1.70%) Middleware
9 24 (1.64%) jQuery
10 23 (1.57%) ASP.NET
11 19 (1.30%) WCF
12 16 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (1.02%) J2EE
13 15 (1.02%) Web Services
14 14 (0.95%) XSLT
14 14 (0.95%) MFC
14 14 (0.95%) LINQ
15 13 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (0.82%) Android SDK
16 12 (0.82%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 189 (12.88%) Computer Science
2 131 (8.93%) Embedded Systems
3 130 (8.86%) Firmware
4 123 (8.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 108 (7.36%) Physics
6 102 (6.95%) DTV
6 102 (6.95%) VHDL
7 91 (6.20%) Mathematics
8 60 (4.09%) Device Driver
9 47 (3.20%) Verilog
10 36 (2.45%) Management Information System
11 32 (2.18%) Open Source
11 32 (2.18%) Social Media
12 28 (1.91%) Mobile App
13 27 (1.84%) Chip and PIN
14 24 (1.64%) Digital Media
15 20 (1.36%) Graphic Design
16 17 (1.16%) E-Learning
16 17 (1.16%) CAN bus
17 16 (1.09%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 248 (16.91%) Linux
2 213 (14.52%) Windows
3 68 (4.64%) Android
4 62 (4.23%) UNIX
5 58 (3.95%) Embedded Linux
6 38 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (2.39%) Windows 7
8 27 (1.84%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (1.02%) Windows XP
11 11 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.55%) VxWorks
12 8 (0.55%) Windows XP Embedded
13 6 (0.41%) Windows CE
14 5 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.34%) Solaris
15 4 (0.27%) Fedora
15 4 (0.27%) CentOS
16 3 (0.20%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (30.88%) Software Engineering
2 129 (8.79%) Project Management
3 116 (7.91%) Digital Marketing
4 110 (7.50%) Programme Management
5 101 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
6 94 (6.41%) OO
7 82 (5.59%) UML
8 79 (5.39%) CAD
9 78 (5.32%) Validation
10 75 (5.11%) Embedded Software Development
11 60 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (3.89%) Configuration Management
13 54 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
14 52 (3.54%) Requirements Management
15 51 (3.48%) Analytics
16 50 (3.41%) Multithreading
16 50 (3.41%) Signal Processing
17 41 (2.79%) Requirements Analysis
18 39 (2.66%) OOD
19 37 (2.52%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 475 (32.38%) C
2 430 (29.31%) C++
3 154 (10.50%) C#
4 146 (9.95%) Embedded C
5 119 (8.11%) Java
6 108 (7.36%) SQL
7 104 (7.09%) Assembly Language
8 101 (6.88%) MATLAB
9 96 (6.54%) Python
10 69 (4.70%) JavaScript
11 60 (4.09%) Embedded C++
12 58 (3.95%) Perl
13 27 (1.84%) VB
14 21 (1.43%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.36%) PHP
15 20 (1.36%) Ruby
16 16 (1.09%) VBA
16 16 (1.09%) PowerHouse
17 12 (0.82%) XPath
17 12 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 626 (42.67%) Degree
2 135 (9.20%) Security Cleared
3 65 (4.43%) SC Cleared
4 48 (3.27%) HND
5 21 (1.43%) PhD
6 18 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.02%) HNC
8 12 (0.82%) ISEB
9 11 (0.75%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.68%) PMP
10 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.68%) CCNA
11 9 (0.61%) 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
15 4 (0.27%) CCIE
15 4 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.98%) QA
2 16 (1.09%) IEC 61508
3 15 (1.02%) JTAG
4 14 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.95%) SLA
5 12 (0.82%) DO-178B
6 9 (0.61%) ISO 9000
7 8 (0.55%) DO-254
8 3 (0.20%) HL7
9 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.14%) ARP4761
10 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.068%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 51 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.27%) Xen
6 4 (0.27%) XenApp
6 4 (0.27%) vSphere
7 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.14%) NFS
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.14%) UAG
9 1 (0.068%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.068%) Snort
9 1 (0.068%) Squid
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (0.95%) SCCM
2 10 (0.68%) Puppet
3 7 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.27%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.27%) Nagios
5 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.20%) SCOM
6 2 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.14%) Legato
6 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.068%) YUM
7 1 (0.068%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.068%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.068%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 167 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 114 (7.77%) SAP
3 75 (5.11%) EMC
4 54 (3.68%) VMware
4 54 (3.68%) Oracle
5 41 (2.79%) Cisco
6 24 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 23 (1.57%) Adobe
8 22 (1.50%) NetApp
8 22 (1.50%) Freescale
9 19 (1.30%) Xilinx
10 18 (1.23%) HP
11 17 (1.16%) Perforce
12 15 (1.02%) Nokia
13 14 (0.95%) Symbian
13 14 (0.95%) Google
14 12 (0.82%) Twitter
14 12 (0.82%) IBM
15 11 (0.75%) Omniture
15 11 (0.75%) Coremetrics
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