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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electrical Engineer
UK
Rank 829 947 958
Rank change year-on-year
+118 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Electrical Engineer 15 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Median salary £57,500 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.62% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+58.62% +20.83%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Electrical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Electrical Engineer
Top 11 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +103 15 £57,500 +58.62% 3
South East - 5 £57,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £58,750 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £58,750 -
Loughborough - 2 £45,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £45,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £45,500 -
East of England +24 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Crawley - 1 £37,500 -
Essex - 1 - -

Electrical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) Electronics
3 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (24.00%) CAD
5 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (16.00%) C
7 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (12.00%) C++
7 3 (12.00%) Schematic Capture
7 3 (12.00%) Prototyping
8 2 (8.00%) RS-232
8 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
8 2 (8.00%) Firmware
8 2 (8.00%) AutoCAD
8 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (8.00%) Windows
8 2 (8.00%) Bluetooth
8 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (8.00%) Life Science
8 2 (8.00%) German Language
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
8 2 (8.00%) Automotive
9 1 (4.00%) QMS
9 1 (4.00%) Avionics
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.00%) Coaching

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 2 (8.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) Siemens NX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.00%) RS-232
General
1 8 (32.00%) Electronics
2 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (8.00%) Automotive
4 2 (8.00%) German Language
4 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.00%) Avionics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Life Science
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) CAD
2 3 (12.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (12.00%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Coaching
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Power Management
4 1 (4.00%) QMS
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) C++
3 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) HNC
2 1 (4.00%) HND
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago