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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electrical Engineer
Rank 875 954 968
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Electrical Engineer 8 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.012% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Median salary £37,500 £34,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% +14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £27,050 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £33,020
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.48% +14.16%

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
86247 103892 110745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.55% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71633 86643 91629
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 12 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 4 December 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 +91 8 £37,500 +9.48%
South East +77 4 £37,500 +36.36%
South West +16 2 £32,500 +25.00%
Coventry 0 2 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands -17 2 £42,500 +3.03%
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -
Bournemouth - 2 £32,500 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £31,000 -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -
Woking - 1 £35,000 -

Electrical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 9 (47.37%) CAD
2 7 (36.84%) AutoCAD
3 6 (31.58%) Electronics
3 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
4 4 (21.05%) Schematic Capture
4 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) C
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Firmware
5 3 (15.79%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (10.53%) RS-232
6 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
6 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
6 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Bluetooth
6 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
6 2 (10.53%) Life Science
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.26%) QA
7 1 (5.26%) QMS
7 1 (5.26%) 4G
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement

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
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Bluetooth
1 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.53%) RS-232
2 1 (5.26%) 4G
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (31.58%) Electronics
1 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.53%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Contactless
3 1 (5.26%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) CAD
2 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (21.05%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (15.79%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
2 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) 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