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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Engineer
Rank 778 824 809
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 117 102 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.087% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.092% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 100 91 64
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +40 114 £38,500 +2.66% 59
South East -9 31 £40,000 -5.88% 21
South West +16 26 £37,500 +15.38% 8
East Midlands +8 22 £37,500 - 8
Derbyshire +3 17 £37,500 - 3
Derby +1 17 £37,500 - 3
East of England +17 14 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Oxfordshire +10 12 £35,500 -21.11% 2
Brighton - 9 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 9 £45,000 - 1
North East -12 8 £35,000 +12.90%
Somerset +17 7 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Cambridgeshire +12 7 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Bath - 7 £37,500 - 1
London +17 6 £50,000 +56.25% 2
Durham -14 6 £35,000 +12.90%
Wiltshire - 6 £38,250 -
Cambridge +16 5 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Berkshire -2 4 £38,750 +10.71% 5
West Midlands -10 4 £42,500 +9.67% 6
Hertfordshire - 4 £40,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 4 £42,500 - 4
Abingdon - 4 £30,000 -
Borehamwood - 3 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £42,500 - 3
Swindon - 3 £36,500 -
Suffolk - 3 £37,500 -
City of London - 3 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £45,750 - 3
Newbury +2 2 £27,500 -21.42% 1

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 183 (91.50%) Electronics
2 120 (60.00%) C
3 88 (44.00%) EMC
4 85 (42.50%) C++
5 82 (41.00%) Firmware
6 76 (38.00%) Degree
7 44 (22.00%) Embedded Systems
8 42 (21.00%) Automotive
9 41 (20.50%) Manufacturing
10 40 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 37 (18.50%) Validation
12 33 (16.50%) VHDL
13 32 (16.00%) Embedded C
14 27 (13.50%) Software Engineering
15 25 (12.50%) Atmel
15 25 (12.50%) Embedded C++
15 25 (12.50%) Linux
16 23 (11.50%) Windows
17 22 (11.00%) Assembly Language
17 22 (11.00%) CAD
17 22 (11.00%) Mentor Graphics
18 20 (10.00%) Visual Studio
19 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (9.00%) Freescale
20 18 (9.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 18 (9.00%) NEC
20 18 (9.00%) Telematics
20 18 (9.00%) Fujitsu
21 16 (8.00%) Project Management
22 13 (6.50%) Root Cause Analysis

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (0.50%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Simulink
2 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) Wireless
2 9 (4.50%) Ethernet
3 8 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.00%) GSM
5 2 (1.00%) Internet
5 2 (1.00%) 3G
6 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.50%) GPRS
6 1 (0.50%) HTTP
6 1 (0.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (0.50%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.50%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.00%) LabVIEW
3 5 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.00%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (0.50%) Subversion
5 1 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 183 (91.50%) Electronics
2 42 (21.00%) Automotive
3 41 (20.50%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.50%) Retail
6 3 (1.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Military
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Finance
7 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.50%) Qt
2 4 (2.00%) OpenCL
3 2 (1.00%) MFC
4 1 (0.50%) XML
4 1 (0.50%) Middleware
4 1 (0.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.00%) Embedded Systems
2 40 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 33 (16.50%) VHDL
4 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (9.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (9.00%) Telematics
6 13 (6.50%) Verilog
7 11 (5.50%) Physics
8 10 (5.00%) Mathematics
9 8 (4.00%) Algorithms
10 6 (3.00%) Mechatronics
11 4 (2.00%) CAN bus
11 4 (2.00%) CPLD
12 3 (1.50%) Device Driver
12 3 (1.50%) Visualisation
13 2 (1.00%) Data Conversion
14 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
14 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
14 1 (0.50%) Handset
14 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.50%) Linux
2 23 (11.50%) Windows
3 9 (4.50%) UNIX
4 7 (3.50%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (3.00%) Android
6 4 (2.00%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.50%) Validation
2 27 (13.50%) Software Engineering
3 22 (11.00%) CAD
4 16 (8.00%) Project Management
5 13 (6.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 8 (4.00%) Signal Processing
6 8 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (3.50%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (3.00%) Android Development
8 6 (3.00%) Cyber Security
9 4 (2.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.50%) Stress Analysis
10 3 (1.50%) Data Analysis
10 3 (1.50%) Use Case
10 3 (1.50%) Time Management
10 3 (1.50%) Video Processing
11 2 (1.00%) Requirements Management
11 2 (1.00%) UML
11 2 (1.00%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 120 (60.00%) C
2 85 (42.50%) C++
3 32 (16.00%) Embedded C
4 25 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 22 (11.00%) Assembly Language
6 12 (6.00%) VB
7 5 (2.50%) MATLAB
7 5 (2.50%) C#
8 4 (2.00%) R
9 2 (1.00%) Java
10 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.50%) Ruby
10 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 76 (38.00%) Degree
2 12 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.50%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (2.00%) PhD
6 3 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.50%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.50%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 82 (41.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 88 (44.00%) EMC
2 25 (12.50%) Atmel
3 22 (11.00%) Mentor Graphics
4 18 (9.00%) Fujitsu
4 18 (9.00%) NEC
4 18 (9.00%) Freescale
5 8 (4.00%) Xilinx
6 3 (1.50%) IBM
6 3 (1.50%) BT
7 2 (1.00%) i2
7 2 (1.00%) Altera
7 2 (1.00%) Proofpoint
8 1 (0.50%) Cadence
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