The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 802 806 827
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 103 73 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.067% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.071% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 83 63 68
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 -4 94 £37,500 - 51
South East -9 43 £42,500 +13.33% 18
East Midlands - 14 £37,500 - 5
Surrey -20 11 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Oxfordshire +10 9 £45,000 +36.36% 2
East of England +3 9 £45,000 +28.57% 10
South West -12 9 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Derby - 9 £37,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 9 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £45,000 - 7
West Sussex +1 7 £43,000 +32.30%
London -43 7 £32,000 -14.66% 2
Camberley - 7 £65,000 -
West Midlands -4 6 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Scotland -5 5 - - 2
Bicester - 5 £45,000 -
Dorset - 5 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 5 £40,000 -
Berkshire +6 4 £35,000 - 2
Hampshire +2 4 £22,500 -52.63% 7
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 3
Chichester - 4 £43,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 - - 1
Oxford - 4 £36,033 -
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 - 4
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Worcestershire +2 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -35 3 £27,000 -16.92% 2
North East - 3 £31,000 - 2
Leicestershire - 3 £30,000 - 1

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 166 (82.59%) Electronics
2 98 (48.76%) Degree
3 72 (35.82%) EMC
4 67 (33.33%) C
5 57 (28.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 51 (25.37%) VHDL
7 45 (22.39%) C++
8 36 (17.91%) Firmware
9 31 (15.42%) Software Engineering
10 27 (13.43%) CAD
10 27 (13.43%) Manufacturing
11 26 (12.94%) Validation
12 23 (11.44%) Aerospace
12 23 (11.44%) Python
13 21 (10.45%) Linux
14 20 (9.95%) Marketing
15 19 (9.45%) Ethernet
16 18 (8.96%) Signal Processing
17 17 (8.46%) Embedded Systems
17 17 (8.46%) Embedded C
18 16 (7.96%) MS Excel
18 16 (7.96%) Atmel
19 14 (6.97%) Assembly Language
19 14 (6.97%) LabVIEW
20 13 (6.47%) MATLAB
20 13 (6.47%) Automotive
20 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
21 12 (5.97%) QA
22 11 (5.47%) UNIX
22 11 (5.47%) Physics

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.98%) AutoCAD
2 10 (4.98%) MS Office
3 7 (3.48%) MS Project
4 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.45%) Ethernet
2 10 (4.98%) Wireless
3 9 (4.48%) GSM
4 7 (3.48%) ZigBee
4 7 (3.48%) 3G
4 7 (3.48%) Bluetooth
5 5 (2.49%) GPRS
5 5 (2.49%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.49%) RFID
6 3 (1.49%) NFC
7 2 (1.00%) LTE
7 2 (1.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (6.97%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 166 (82.59%) Electronics
2 27 (13.43%) Manufacturing
3 23 (11.44%) Aerospace
4 20 (9.95%) Marketing
5 13 (6.47%) Automotive
6 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.00%) Front Office
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.00%) Finance
7 2 (1.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.98%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 57 (28.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 51 (25.37%) VHDL
3 36 (17.91%) Firmware
4 17 (8.46%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (5.47%) Physics
6 8 (3.98%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.48%) Verilog
8 5 (2.49%) Telematics
8 5 (2.49%) MPEG
8 5 (2.49%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.99%) CCTV
9 4 (1.99%) NHS
9 4 (1.99%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.49%) ASIC
11 2 (1.00%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.00%) Equities
11 2 (1.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (1.00%) CPLD
12 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.45%) Linux
2 11 (5.47%) UNIX
3 9 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.42%) Software Engineering
2 27 (13.43%) CAD
3 26 (12.94%) Validation
4 18 (8.96%) Signal Processing
5 10 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (3.48%) Product Management
7 6 (2.99%) Digital Signal Processing
7 6 (2.99%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (2.99%) Project Management
8 5 (2.49%) TDD
9 4 (1.99%) UML
9 4 (1.99%) Video Processing
10 3 (1.49%) Product Marketing
10 3 (1.49%) V-Model
11 2 (1.00%) Electronic Trading
11 2 (1.00%) Requirements Management
11 2 (1.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (1.00%) Electronic Design Automation
11 2 (1.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 67 (33.33%) C
2 45 (22.39%) C++
3 23 (11.44%) Python
4 17 (8.46%) Embedded C
5 14 (6.97%) Assembly Language
6 13 (6.47%) MATLAB
7 10 (4.98%) C#
8 9 (4.48%) Java
9 7 (3.48%) Perl
10 5 (2.49%) C-shell
11 1 (0.50%) PHP
11 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (48.76%) Degree
2 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.99%) Chartered Engineer
3 6 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.49%) HNC
4 5 (2.49%) PhD
5 2 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) QA
2 7 (3.48%) ISO 9000
2 7 (3.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 72 (35.82%) EMC
2 16 (7.96%) Atmel
3 4 (1.99%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 3 (1.49%) Xilinx
4 3 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.00%) Mentor Graphics
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