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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 814 805 805
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 82 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.070% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.074% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 56 64 72
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -7 75 £35,000 -6.66% 47
South East +6 37 £35,000 -6.66% 13
West Midlands -8 15 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Oxfordshire - 12 £35,750 - 1
South West -17 10 £31,500 -18.70% 15
Staffordshire - 10 £50,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 8 £50,000 -
Brighton - 6 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 6 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £26,500 -
Nottinghamshire +9 5 £35,000 +75.00%
Nottingham +8 5 £35,000 +75.00%
East Midlands +6 5 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Wales +5 5 - - 3
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Hampshire -8 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Milton Keynes - 5 £35,000 -
Cheltenham - 4 £26,500 -
Powys - 4 - -
Mid Wales - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
London +5 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Surrey -3 3 £25,000 -18.69% 1
West Sussex -7 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Somerset -8 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East of England -30 3 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Basingstoke +15 2 £22,500 -40.00%
Worthing +2 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Cambridge -5 2 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Lichfield - 2 £26,250 - 1

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 155 (82.45%) Electronics
2 110 (58.51%) Degree
3 70 (37.23%) C
4 56 (29.79%) EMC
5 51 (27.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 38 (20.21%) C++
7 33 (17.55%) Firmware
8 32 (17.02%) Manufacturing
8 32 (17.02%) Software Engineering
9 27 (14.36%) Physics
10 26 (13.83%) Aerospace
11 24 (12.77%) CAD
11 24 (12.77%) VHDL
12 22 (11.70%) Validation
12 22 (11.70%) Python
13 20 (10.64%) Embedded C
14 19 (10.11%) Signal Processing
14 19 (10.11%) Embedded Systems
15 18 (9.57%) Ethernet
15 18 (9.57%) Assembly Language
16 17 (9.04%) Computer Science
17 16 (8.51%) Project Management
18 15 (7.98%) Linux
19 14 (7.45%) C#
19 14 (7.45%) Chartered Engineer
20 13 (6.91%) MS Excel
20 13 (6.91%) Wireless
20 13 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
21 12 (6.38%) Marketing
21 12 (6.38%) Security Cleared

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.79%) MS Office
3 8 (4.26%) Simulink
4 6 (3.19%) AutoCAD
5 5 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.66%) MS Project
6 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.57%) Ethernet
2 13 (6.91%) Wireless
3 9 (4.79%) GSM
4 8 (4.26%) 3G
4 8 (4.26%) Bluetooth
5 7 (3.72%) ZigBee
6 6 (3.19%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.66%) GPRS
8 3 (1.60%) NFC
8 3 (1.60%) RFID
9 2 (1.06%) LTE
9 2 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.19%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 155 (82.45%) Electronics
2 32 (17.02%) Manufacturing
3 26 (13.83%) Aerospace
4 12 (6.38%) Marketing
5 11 (5.85%) Automotive
6 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.06%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.66%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (14.36%) Physics
3 24 (12.77%) VHDL
4 19 (10.11%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (9.04%) Computer Science
6 13 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (5.32%) ASIC
8 9 (4.79%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.66%) Telematics
9 5 (2.66%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.66%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.13%) NHS
10 4 (2.13%) CCTV
11 3 (1.60%) Verilog
12 2 (1.06%) Equities
12 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
12 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.53%) MPEG
13 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
13 1 (0.53%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.98%) Linux
2 10 (5.32%) Windows
3 8 (4.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.02%) Software Engineering
2 24 (12.77%) CAD
3 22 (11.70%) Validation
4 19 (10.11%) Signal Processing
5 16 (8.51%) Project Management
6 10 (5.32%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (4.79%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (4.26%) Data Analysis
8 8 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (3.19%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.19%) People Management
10 5 (2.66%) TDD
10 5 (2.66%) V-Model
10 5 (2.66%) Product Management
11 4 (2.13%) UML
12 2 (1.06%) Coaching
12 2 (1.06%) Line Management
12 2 (1.06%) Low Latency
12 2 (1.06%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.23%) C
2 38 (20.21%) C++
3 22 (11.70%) Python
4 20 (10.64%) Embedded C
5 18 (9.57%) Assembly Language
6 14 (7.45%) C#
7 11 (5.85%) MATLAB
8 7 (3.72%) Java
8 7 (3.72%) Perl
9 3 (1.60%) C-shell
10 2 (1.06%) VB
11 1 (0.53%) PHP
11 1 (0.53%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 110 (58.51%) Degree
2 14 (7.45%) Chartered Engineer
3 12 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.66%) HNC
5 3 (1.60%) HND
5 3 (1.60%) PhD
5 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) QA
2 9 (4.79%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.19%) IEC 61508
4 4 (2.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 33 (17.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 56 (29.79%) EMC
2 11 (5.85%) Xilinx
2 11 (5.85%) Atmel
3 9 (4.79%) Altera
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.53%) Sun
5 1 (0.53%) HP
5 1 (0.53%) SolidWorks
5 1 (0.53%) Cadence
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