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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Engineer
Rank 775 804 825
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 108 103 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.088% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.093% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 94 89 48
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.67%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 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
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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 +42 106 £37,500 +1.99% 83
South East -13 26 £40,000 +11.00% 26
East Midlands +16 20 £38,750 -3.12% 8
South West +8 20 £37,500 -21.05% 12
Derbyshire +19 14 £37,500 - 4
Derby +15 14 £37,500 - 4
Oxfordshire +18 10 £34,250 -4.94% 6
East of England +6 10 £37,500 -9.09% 18
North East +4 9 £35,000 +12.90%
London +47 8 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Durham +1 8 £35,000 +12.90%
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £45,000 - 13
West Midlands -12 7 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Brighton +15 6 £45,000 - 5
Cambridge +14 6 £41,250 -8.33% 9
East Sussex +9 6 £45,000 - 7
Somerset - 6 £37,500 -
Bath - 6 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £42,500 - 2
City of London - 5 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £38,250 - 1
Abingdon - 4 £30,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 - 3
Nottingham - 4 £42,500 -
Hampshire -10 3 £55,000 +144.44%
Staffordshire - 3 £50,000 - 2
Suffolk - 3 £37,500 -
Coventry - 3 £37,500 -
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -
Crewe - 3 £40,000 -

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 181 (91.88%) Electronics
2 115 (58.38%) C
3 91 (46.19%) EMC
4 81 (41.12%) Firmware
5 78 (39.59%) C++
5 78 (39.59%) Degree
6 46 (23.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 42 (21.32%) Embedded Systems
8 38 (19.29%) Manufacturing
9 37 (18.78%) VHDL
10 35 (17.77%) Automotive
10 35 (17.77%) Validation
11 28 (14.21%) Embedded C
12 27 (13.71%) Software Engineering
13 26 (13.20%) Assembly Language
14 25 (12.69%) Atmel
15 23 (11.68%) CAD
16 22 (11.17%) Linux
17 21 (10.66%) Embedded C++
17 21 (10.66%) Mentor Graphics
18 20 (10.15%) Project Management
19 19 (9.64%) Windows
19 19 (9.64%) Visual Studio
19 19 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (8.63%) Freescale
20 17 (8.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 17 (8.63%) Fujitsu
20 17 (8.63%) Physics
20 17 (8.63%) Telematics
20 17 (8.63%) NEC

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.51%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Simulink
2 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.60%) Wireless
2 8 (4.06%) Ethernet
3 7 (3.55%) GSM
4 5 (2.54%) 3G
5 4 (2.03%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.02%) Modbus
7 1 (0.51%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.51%) DECT
7 1 (0.51%) GPRS
7 1 (0.51%) HTTP
7 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.51%) Internet
7 1 (0.51%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.51%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (0.51%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (9.64%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.55%) LabVIEW
3 5 (2.54%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.03%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 181 (91.88%) Electronics
2 38 (19.29%) Manufacturing
3 35 (17.77%) Automotive
4 11 (5.58%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.54%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.52%) Retail
6 3 (1.52%) Games
7 2 (1.02%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Finance
8 1 (0.51%) Avionics
8 1 (0.51%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.55%) Qt
2 6 (3.05%) OpenCL
3 2 (1.02%) MFC
4 1 (0.51%) XML
4 1 (0.51%) .NET
4 1 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 42 (21.32%) Embedded Systems
3 37 (18.78%) VHDL
4 19 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (8.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (8.63%) Physics
5 17 (8.63%) Telematics
6 12 (6.09%) Mathematics
7 10 (5.08%) Algorithms
7 10 (5.08%) Verilog
8 5 (2.54%) Mechatronics
9 4 (2.03%) CAN bus
10 3 (1.52%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.02%) CPLD
11 2 (1.02%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.02%) Data Conversion
12 1 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.51%) Handset
12 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.17%) Linux
2 19 (9.64%) Windows
3 8 (4.06%) UNIX
4 6 (3.05%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (2.54%) Android
6 4 (2.03%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.77%) Validation
2 27 (13.71%) Software Engineering
3 23 (11.68%) CAD
4 20 (10.15%) Project Management
5 13 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (6.09%) Signal Processing
6 12 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (5.58%) Embedded Software Development
8 8 (4.06%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (3.05%) Cyber Security
10 5 (2.54%) Android Development
11 4 (2.03%) Data Analysis
11 4 (2.03%) Mentoring
12 3 (1.52%) Stress Analysis
12 3 (1.52%) Video Processing
13 2 (1.02%) Product Management
13 2 (1.02%) Requirements Management
13 2 (1.02%) Time Management
13 2 (1.02%) Electronic Trading
13 2 (1.02%) UML
Programming Languages
1 115 (58.38%) C
2 78 (39.59%) C++
3 28 (14.21%) Embedded C
4 26 (13.20%) Assembly Language
5 21 (10.66%) Embedded C++
6 11 (5.58%) VB
7 6 (3.05%) C#
8 5 (2.54%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.52%) R
10 2 (1.02%) Python
11 1 (0.51%) Java
11 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.51%) Perl
11 1 (0.51%) TTCN
11 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 78 (39.59%) Degree
2 14 (7.11%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.09%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.05%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (2.03%) PhD
6 3 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.02%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.55%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.52%) IEC 61508
3 3 (1.52%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 81 (41.12%) Firmware
Vendors
1 91 (46.19%) EMC
2 25 (12.69%) Atmel
3 21 (10.66%) Mentor Graphics
4 17 (8.63%) Freescale
4 17 (8.63%) Fujitsu
4 17 (8.63%) NEC
5 10 (5.08%) Xilinx
6 4 (2.03%) BT
7 3 (1.52%) IBM
8 2 (1.02%) ION Trading
8 2 (1.02%) Altera
8 2 (1.02%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle
8 2 (1.02%) Proofpoint
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.51%) i2
9 1 (0.51%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 1 (0.51%) Cadence
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 43-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £55k plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum £35k - £55k+ Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £70K
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DoE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + £5k and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago