The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Electrical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electrical Engineer
Rank 895 943 951
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Electrical Engineer 15 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.021% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.022% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 7
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +27.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £54,150
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +27.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Electrical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Electrical Engineer in the job title.

Electrical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Electrical Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electrical Engineer within the UK.

Electrical Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Electrical Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electrical Engineer over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Electrical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Electrical Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electrical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 15 £35,000 -17.64% 3
South East +48 9 £33,750 +22.72%
Middlesex - 4 £31,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +14 2 £33,750 -20.58%
Burgess Hill - 2 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £33,750 -
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Berkshire +27 1 - -
East of England +15 1 - -
Reading +14 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £65,000 -
Woking - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Electrical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Electrical Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Electrical Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (36.84%) CAD
1 7 (36.84%) AutoCAD
2 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
4 4 (21.05%) Schematic Capture
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (21.05%) Electronics
4 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (15.79%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (10.53%) High-Frequency Trading
6 2 (10.53%) Systematic Trading
6 2 (10.53%) Front Office
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
6 2 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.26%) SS7
7 1 (5.26%) SDH
7 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
7 1 (5.26%) Nokia

Electrical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.26%) EPLAN
2 1 (5.26%) LightWave 3D
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) 4G
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) SDH
1 1 (5.26%) SONET
1 1 (5.26%) SS7
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (21.05%) Electronics
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Contactless
3 1 (5.26%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) CAD
2 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (21.05%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (15.79%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (10.53%) High-Frequency Trading
4 2 (10.53%) Systematic Trading
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
1 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.26%) Huawei
2 1 (5.26%) Nokia