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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electrical Engineer
Rank 871 862 862
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Electrical Engineer 8 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.010% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 15
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% -19.81%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-31.76% +13.33%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electrical Engineer over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Electrical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Electrical Engineer
Top 8 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 27 January 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 -2 7 £30,000 -29.41% 15
London +25 4 - - 3
Feltham - 4 - -
South East -36 2 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £29,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £29,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 2

Electrical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 6 (31.58%) AutoCAD
3 5 (26.32%) VMS
3 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) CAD
5 3 (15.79%) SCADA
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Huawei
6 2 (10.53%) SolidWorks
6 2 (10.53%) Automotive
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) Electronics
6 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (10.53%) SLA
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) COM
6 2 (10.53%) HNC
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) Nortel
6 2 (10.53%) Ericsson
6 2 (10.53%) Nokia
7 1 (5.26%) Siemens
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) HND
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Embedded C

Electrical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 6 (31.58%) AutoCAD
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) CAD
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) System Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Hazard Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) HNC
3 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Nortel
1 2 (10.53%) Ericsson
1 2 (10.53%) Nokia
1 2 (10.53%) SolidWorks
1 2 (10.53%) Huawei
2 1 (5.26%) Siemens
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 15% bonus; benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, X OT, Van, Pension, BUPA
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hackney
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Van, Petrol, BUPA, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Enfield
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Van, Petrol, BUPA, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 15 days ago