The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 817 812 808
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 80 78 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.071% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.075% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 58 64 66
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £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%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Electronics Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Electronics Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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 +8 79 £40,000 +6.66% 69
South East +18 31 £42,500 +13.33% 31
East of England -20 13 £45,000 +28.57% 13
Brighton - 13 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 13 £52,500 - 1
Cambridge +5 12 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Cambridgeshire -1 12 £45,000 +12.50% 8
West Midlands +2 11 £37,500 -
East Midlands +34 10 £38,750 +82.35% 9
Derbyshire +22 9 £37,500 +66.66% 3
Derby +12 9 £37,500 +66.66% 3
Staffordshire - 9 £50,000 -
Surrey -4 5 £47,500 +54.47% 13
South West -8 5 £37,500 - 9
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 4 £43,750 +34.61% 7
Guildford -21 4 £47,500 - 7
London +16 3 £70,000 +86.66% 2
Worthing -5 3 £42,500 +13.33%
West Sussex -7 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North East - 3 £40,000 - 1
Somerset - 3 £37,500 - 2
Durham - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +27 2 £76,250 +79.41%
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £35,000 +14.75% 1
North West -6 2 £28,000 -25.33% 3
Hampshire -25 2 £42,500 +9.67% 4
Tamworth - 2 £37,500 -
Lichfield - 2 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £35,000 -

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Electronics 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 Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 164 (86.77%) Electronics
2 96 (50.79%) Degree
3 78 (41.27%) C
4 66 (34.92%) EMC
5 61 (32.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 41 (21.69%) C++
7 40 (21.16%) Firmware
8 32 (16.93%) Physics
9 30 (15.87%) Embedded Systems
9 30 (15.87%) Assembly Language
10 29 (15.34%) Manufacturing
11 26 (13.76%) Signal Processing
12 25 (13.23%) Software Engineering
12 25 (13.23%) CAD
13 22 (11.64%) VHDL
14 20 (10.58%) Project Management
14 20 (10.58%) Embedded C
15 18 (9.52%) Validation
16 16 (8.47%) Embedded Software Development
16 16 (8.47%) Wireless
17 15 (7.94%) Aerospace
17 15 (7.94%) Algorithms
18 14 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (7.41%) MATLAB
19 12 (6.35%) Xilinx
19 12 (6.35%) Computer Science
19 12 (6.35%) Automotive
19 12 (6.35%) Chartered Engineer
20 11 (5.82%) Ethernet
20 11 (5.82%) Security Cleared

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Electronics 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 Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Simulink
2 5 (2.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.59%) MS Project
3 3 (1.59%) MS Office
4 2 (1.06%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.47%) Wireless
2 11 (5.82%) Ethernet
3 10 (5.29%) GSM
4 9 (4.76%) 3G
5 5 (2.65%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.59%) ZigBee
7 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.06%) Internet
8 1 (0.53%) GPRS
8 1 (0.53%) RFID
8 1 (0.53%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (0.53%) NFC
8 1 (0.53%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.12%) LabVIEW
2 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 164 (86.77%) Electronics
2 29 (15.34%) Manufacturing
3 15 (7.94%) Aerospace
4 12 (6.35%) Automotive
5 6 (3.17%) Marketing
6 4 (2.12%) Military
6 4 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.59%) OpenCL
2 2 (1.06%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 61 (32.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 32 (16.93%) Physics
3 30 (15.87%) Embedded Systems
4 22 (11.64%) VHDL
5 15 (7.94%) Algorithms
6 14 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (6.35%) Computer Science
8 10 (5.29%) ASIC
9 7 (3.70%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.65%) Verilog
11 4 (2.12%) Telematics
11 4 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (2.12%) CCTV
12 3 (1.59%) Chemistry
13 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
14 1 (0.53%) Equities
14 1 (0.53%) CPLD
14 1 (0.53%) Mechatronics
14 1 (0.53%) NHS
14 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.70%) Windows
2 4 (2.12%) Linux
3 2 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (13.76%) Signal Processing
2 25 (13.23%) Software Engineering
2 25 (13.23%) CAD
3 20 (10.58%) Project Management
4 18 (9.52%) Validation
5 16 (8.47%) Embedded Software Development
6 11 (5.82%) Data Analysis
7 9 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (2.65%) V-Model
11 3 (1.59%) Electronic Trading
12 2 (1.06%) Product Management
12 2 (1.06%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (1.06%) Line Management
12 2 (1.06%) Coaching
13 1 (0.53%) People Management
13 1 (0.53%) Mentoring
13 1 (0.53%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 78 (41.27%) C
2 41 (21.69%) C++
3 30 (15.87%) Assembly Language
4 20 (10.58%) Embedded C
5 14 (7.41%) MATLAB
6 10 (5.29%) Python
7 7 (3.70%) C#
8 6 (3.17%) VB
9 4 (2.12%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.06%) Perl
10 2 (1.06%) C-shell
11 1 (0.53%) R
11 1 (0.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 96 (50.79%) Degree
2 12 (6.35%) Chartered Engineer
3 11 (5.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.12%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) HNC
5 2 (1.06%) PhD
6 1 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.82%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.70%) IEC 61508
3 3 (1.59%) QA
4 2 (1.06%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 40 (21.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 66 (34.92%) EMC
2 12 (6.35%) Xilinx
3 9 (4.76%) Altera
4 8 (4.23%) Atmel
5 3 (1.59%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (1.59%) Fujitsu
5 3 (1.59%) Freescale
5 3 (1.59%) NEC
6 2 (1.06%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.06%) BT
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle
6 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.06%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.53%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.53%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 1 (0.53%) Sun
7 1 (0.53%) HP
7 1 (0.53%) SolidWorks
7 1 (0.53%) Cadence
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonuses + share scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £50k dep. on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago