The table below looks at the statistics for the Electrical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electrical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electrical Engineer
Rank 886 904 878
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Electrical Engineer 16 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.029% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.030% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 5
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,800 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +46.55%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Electrical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electrical Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electrical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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
England +16 16 £30,000 -29.41% 19
Cambridge +23 4 - -
East of England +11 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +7 4 - -
South East 0 4 £27,500 -57.69% 6
Birmingham - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
Reading -7 3 - -
Berkshire -12 3 - - 1
London - 3 - - 5
Dorset +8 1 £32,500 -
South West -4 1 £32,500 - 3
Middlesex - 1 £27,500 -

Electrical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Electrical Engineer in their job title 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 with Electrical Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 14 (45.16%) HNC
3 13 (41.94%) AutoCAD
4 12 (38.71%) HND
5 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
6 7 (22.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
6 7 (22.58%) VHDL
6 7 (22.58%) Verilog
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.90%) Siemens
7 4 (12.90%) Automotive
7 4 (12.90%) Allen-Bradley
8 3 (9.68%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
9 2 (6.45%) EMC
9 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
10 1 (3.23%) MS Access
10 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
10 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.23%) SQL
10 1 (3.23%) MS Office
10 1 (3.23%) ITIL
10 1 (3.23%) Project Management
10 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
10 1 (3.23%) EPLAN
10 1 (3.23%) Military
10 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (3.23%) Profibus

Electrical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Electrical Engineer in their job title 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 with Electrical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (41.94%) AutoCAD
2 3 (9.68%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.23%) MS Office
4 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.23%) EPLAN
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.23%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
General
1 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.90%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) VHDL
1 7 (22.58%) Verilog
1 7 (22.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 14 (45.16%) HNC
3 12 (38.71%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Siemens
1 4 (12.90%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (6.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + £10k / profit share bonus!
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum + Relocation Assistance
Posted: 4 days ago
Chiswick
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Insurence, BUPA
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Enfield
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28250 - £41000 per annum + Van,Petrol,Pension,BUPA,OT
Posted: 20 days ago
Brentford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28250 - £41000 per annum + Van,Petrol,Pension,BUPA,OT
Posted: 20 days ago
East Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago