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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Engineer
Rank 812 836 839
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 87 96 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.081% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.085% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 79 77 51
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,000
% 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +26 85 £38,500 +2.66% 75
East Midlands +24 19 £40,000 -5.88% 10
South East -2 18 £45,000 +20.00% 25
South West -13 16 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Derbyshire +22 13 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Derby +20 13 £37,500 +7.14% 3
East of England +9 8 £37,500 -9.09% 8
Somerset - 8 £37,500 -
Bath - 8 £37,500 -
North East 0 6 £35,000 +12.90% 4
West Midlands -25 6 £43,750 +16.66% 11
London +24 5 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Durham +2 5 £35,000 +12.90% 3
Cambridgeshire -3 5 £45,000 - 7
Gloucestershire - 5 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £42,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +11 4 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Cambridge -4 4 £38,750 -13.88% 6
Nottingham - 4 £42,500 - 2
Staffordshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
North West - 4 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire -13 3 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Brighton -14 3 £45,000 - 3
East Sussex -19 3 £45,000 - 4
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 -
Crewe - 3 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
City of London - 3 £35,000 -
Scotland +20 2 £25,000 -

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 162 (92.05%) Electronics
2 95 (53.98%) C
3 87 (49.43%) EMC
4 70 (39.77%) Firmware
4 70 (39.77%) Degree
5 62 (35.23%) C++
6 49 (27.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 39 (22.16%) Embedded Systems
8 36 (20.45%) Manufacturing
9 35 (19.89%) VHDL
10 31 (17.61%) Validation
11 30 (17.05%) Automotive
12 28 (15.91%) Assembly Language
12 28 (15.91%) Embedded C
13 24 (13.64%) Software Engineering
14 22 (12.50%) Atmel
15 21 (11.93%) Project Management
16 20 (11.36%) Physics
17 19 (10.80%) Windows
17 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (10.23%) CAD
19 17 (9.66%) Embedded C++
19 17 (9.66%) Mentor Graphics
20 16 (9.09%) Linux
20 16 (9.09%) Visual Studio
21 14 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 14 (7.95%) NEC
21 14 (7.95%) Wireless
21 14 (7.95%) Fujitsu
21 14 (7.95%) Telematics

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Simulink
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.57%) MS Project
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.95%) Wireless
2 9 (5.11%) GSM
3 7 (3.98%) Ethernet
3 7 (3.98%) 3G
4 4 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.14%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 2 (1.14%) Modbus
6 1 (0.57%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.57%) TETRA
6 1 (0.57%) Internet
6 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.57%) HTTP
6 1 (0.57%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.57%) DECT
6 1 (0.57%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.27%) LabVIEW
2 4 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.70%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 162 (92.05%) Electronics
2 36 (20.45%) Manufacturing
3 30 (17.05%) Automotive
4 11 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.84%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.27%) Military
7 3 (1.70%) Retail
7 3 (1.70%) Games
8 2 (1.14%) Marketing
9 1 (0.57%) Avionics
9 1 (0.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.41%) OpenCL
2 4 (2.27%) Qt
3 2 (1.14%) MFC
4 1 (0.57%) XML
4 1 (0.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 39 (22.16%) Embedded Systems
3 35 (19.89%) VHDL
4 20 (11.36%) Physics
5 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.95%) Telematics
6 14 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (6.82%) Algorithms
8 10 (5.68%) Mathematics
9 9 (5.11%) Verilog
10 4 (2.27%) Mechatronics
10 4 (2.27%) CAN bus
11 3 (1.70%) Chemistry
11 3 (1.70%) CPLD
12 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.14%) Data Conversion
13 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.57%) Handset
13 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.80%) Windows
2 16 (9.09%) Linux
3 5 (2.84%) UNIX
4 3 (1.70%) Windows CE
4 3 (1.70%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.14%) Android
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.61%) Validation
2 24 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 21 (11.93%) Project Management
4 18 (10.23%) CAD
5 14 (7.95%) Signal Processing
6 13 (7.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
8 11 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (3.41%) Data Analysis
9 6 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (2.27%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.70%) Cyber Security
11 3 (1.70%) Stress Analysis
12 2 (1.14%) Electronic Trading
12 2 (1.14%) Time Management
12 2 (1.14%) Video Processing
12 2 (1.14%) 3D Visualisation
12 2 (1.14%) Android Development
13 1 (0.57%) Functional Testing
13 1 (0.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 95 (53.98%) C
2 62 (35.23%) C++
3 28 (15.91%) Embedded C
3 28 (15.91%) Assembly Language
4 17 (9.66%) Embedded C++
5 12 (6.82%) VB
6 7 (3.98%) MATLAB
7 5 (2.84%) C#
8 3 (1.70%) R
9 1 (0.57%) TTCN
9 1 (0.57%) Perl
9 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 70 (39.77%) Degree
2 11 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (2.27%) PhD
6 3 (1.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.27%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.70%) IEC 61508
3 3 (1.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 70 (39.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 87 (49.43%) EMC
2 22 (12.50%) Atmel
3 17 (9.66%) Mentor Graphics
4 14 (7.95%) Fujitsu
4 14 (7.95%) NEC
4 14 (7.95%) Freescale
5 10 (5.68%) Xilinx
6 5 (2.84%) BT
7 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle
7 2 (1.14%) IBM
7 2 (1.14%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.14%) Altera
8 1 (0.57%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 1 (0.57%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 1 (0.57%) Proofpoint
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.57%) i2
8 1 (0.57%) Cadence
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