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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Engineer
Rank 788 820 818
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 90 73 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.071% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.075% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 72 54 53
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +20 89 £40,000 +12.67% 88
South East -21 27 £42,500 +13.33% 35
East Midlands +34 18 £38,750 +72.22% 11
East of England -8 16 £42,500 +21.42% 12
Derbyshire +32 15 £37,500 +66.66% 6
Derby +15 15 £37,500 +66.66% 6
Cambridgeshire +7 14 £45,000 +63.63% 4
Cambridge +3 14 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Brighton -3 9 - -
West Midlands -6 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Sussex -8 9 - -
Staffordshire +12 7 £50,000 +25.00%
South West -22 5 £37,500 -3.22% 11
North East - 5 £40,000 - 2
Durham - 5 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -1 4 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Surrey -5 4 £47,500 +35.71% 8
Guildford -5 4 £47,500 - 4
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £50,000 -
Bath - 4 £37,500 - 1
Billingham - 4 - -
Somerset - 4 £37,500 - 2
North West -9 3 £39,000 +23.80% 7
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £40,000 - 3
Nottingham - 3 £40,000 - 3
Cumbria - 3 £39,000 -
Tamworth - 3 £37,500 -
York - 3 £40,000 -

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 154 (93.33%) Electronics
2 84 (50.91%) Degree
3 73 (44.24%) C
4 69 (41.82%) EMC
5 61 (36.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 43 (26.06%) Firmware
7 41 (24.85%) C++
8 34 (20.61%) Physics
9 31 (18.79%) Assembly Language
9 31 (18.79%) Manufacturing
10 30 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
11 26 (15.76%) Software Engineering
12 25 (15.15%) Project Management
13 24 (14.55%) VHDL
13 24 (14.55%) Embedded C
14 23 (13.94%) CAD
15 21 (12.73%) Validation
16 18 (10.91%) Signal Processing
17 17 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (10.30%) Algorithms
18 16 (9.70%) Embedded Software Development
18 16 (9.70%) Wireless
19 15 (9.09%) Automotive
20 14 (8.48%) Xilinx
21 13 (7.88%) Chartered Engineer
21 13 (7.88%) Atmel
22 12 (7.27%) Computer Science
22 12 (7.27%) Data Analysis
22 12 (7.27%) MATLAB
22 12 (7.27%) Simulink

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (7.27%) Simulink
2 3 (1.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.70%) Wireless
2 8 (4.85%) GSM
3 7 (4.24%) 3G
4 5 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.21%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.21%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) Modbus
6 1 (0.61%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (0.61%) TETRA
6 1 (0.61%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.21%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 154 (93.33%) Electronics
2 31 (18.79%) Manufacturing
3 15 (9.09%) Automotive
4 7 (4.24%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.82%) Retail
6 3 (1.82%) Military
6 3 (1.82%) Games
7 2 (1.21%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.42%) OpenCL
2 2 (1.21%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (36.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (20.61%) Physics
3 30 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (14.55%) VHDL
5 17 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (10.30%) Algorithms
6 12 (7.27%) Computer Science
7 10 (6.06%) ASIC
7 10 (6.06%) Mathematics
8 8 (4.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (4.24%) Telematics
10 6 (3.64%) Verilog
11 4 (2.42%) Mechatronics
12 3 (1.82%) CAN bus
12 3 (1.82%) Chemistry
12 3 (1.82%) CPLD
13 2 (1.21%) Fixed Income
13 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.61%) Equities
14 1 (0.61%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.76%) Software Engineering
2 25 (15.15%) Project Management
3 23 (13.94%) CAD
4 21 (12.73%) Validation
5 18 (10.91%) Signal Processing
6 16 (9.70%) Embedded Software Development
7 12 (7.27%) Data Analysis
8 8 (4.85%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (1.82%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (1.82%) Electronic Trading
12 2 (1.21%) V-Model
12 2 (1.21%) 3D Visualisation
12 2 (1.21%) Line Management
13 1 (0.61%) Coaching
13 1 (0.61%) People Management
13 1 (0.61%) Low Latency
13 1 (0.61%) Cyber Security
13 1 (0.61%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (44.24%) C
2 41 (24.85%) C++
3 31 (18.79%) Assembly Language
4 24 (14.55%) Embedded C
5 12 (7.27%) MATLAB
6 8 (4.85%) VB
6 8 (4.85%) Embedded C++
7 5 (3.03%) C#
7 5 (3.03%) Python
8 3 (1.82%) R
9 2 (1.21%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) TTCN
10 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 84 (50.91%) Degree
2 13 (7.88%) Chartered Engineer
3 10 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.42%) PhD
6 2 (1.21%) HNC
7 1 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.64%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 43 (26.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 69 (41.82%) EMC
2 14 (8.48%) Xilinx
3 13 (7.88%) Atmel
4 9 (5.45%) Altera
5 7 (4.24%) Freescale
5 7 (4.24%) Fujitsu
5 7 (4.24%) Mentor Graphics
5 7 (4.24%) NEC
6 3 (1.82%) BT
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle
7 2 (1.21%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.21%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.21%) Cadence
7 2 (1.21%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.61%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 1 (0.61%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 1 (0.61%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.61%) HP
8 1 (0.61%) Sun
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