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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 794 793 812
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 110 68 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.065% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.069% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 75 57 68
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -16 95 £37,500 +7.14% 59
South East -2 34 £35,000 -6.66% 18
South West -5 17 £32,500 - 13
West Midlands -18 14 £40,000 +33.33% 4
East of England -16 11 £45,000 +28.57% 12
Cambridgeshire +4 10 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands - 10 £38,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 10 £38,250 - 4
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Nottinghamshire - 7 £38,500 -
Staffordshire - 7 £50,000 -
Wales - 7 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 7 £35,000 - 2
Nottingham - 7 £38,500 -
London -31 6 £32,250 -48.40%
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £50,000 -
Dorset - 6 £40,000 - 3
Scotland - 6 £27,500 -
Powys - 6 - -
Mid Wales - 6 - -
Gloucestershire - 6 £26,500 - 3
Cambridge +2 5 £45,000 - 5
Hampshire -14 5 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Cheltenham - 5 £26,500 -
Poole - 5 £40,000 -
Somerset -8 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Surrey -10 4 £32,500 -27.77% 2
West Sussex -14 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 - 2

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 168 (82.76%) Electronics
2 113 (55.67%) Degree
3 74 (36.45%) C
4 67 (33.00%) EMC
5 48 (23.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 47 (23.15%) C++
7 43 (21.18%) Firmware
8 34 (16.75%) VHDL
9 33 (16.26%) Manufacturing
9 33 (16.26%) Software Engineering
10 30 (14.78%) Validation
11 27 (13.30%) Aerospace
12 22 (10.84%) Python
12 22 (10.84%) Embedded Systems
13 21 (10.34%) Signal Processing
13 21 (10.34%) CAD
14 19 (9.36%) Embedded C
14 19 (9.36%) Ethernet
14 19 (9.36%) Linux
14 19 (9.36%) Physics
15 17 (8.37%) MS Excel
15 17 (8.37%) Marketing
16 15 (7.39%) Computer Science
16 15 (7.39%) Security Cleared
16 15 (7.39%) Atmel
16 15 (7.39%) Assembly Language
17 14 (6.90%) C#
17 14 (6.90%) Project Management
17 14 (6.90%) Wireless
18 13 (6.40%) Kalman Filter

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.43%) MS Project
2 9 (4.43%) MS Office
3 8 (3.94%) AutoCAD
4 6 (2.96%) Simulink
5 5 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.36%) Ethernet
2 14 (6.90%) Wireless
3 9 (4.43%) GSM
4 8 (3.94%) 3G
4 8 (3.94%) Bluetooth
5 7 (3.45%) ZigBee
6 6 (2.96%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.46%) GPRS
8 3 (1.48%) RFID
8 3 (1.48%) NFC
9 2 (0.99%) LTE
9 2 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (5.42%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 168 (82.76%) Electronics
2 33 (16.26%) Manufacturing
3 27 (13.30%) Aerospace
4 17 (8.37%) Marketing
5 11 (5.42%) Automotive
6 3 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.99%) Front Office
7 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.49%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 43 (21.18%) Firmware
3 34 (16.75%) VHDL
4 22 (10.84%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (9.36%) Physics
6 15 (7.39%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.43%) ASIC
7 9 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.96%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.46%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.46%) Telematics
10 4 (1.97%) CCTV
10 4 (1.97%) MPEG
10 4 (1.97%) NHS
11 3 (1.48%) Verilog
12 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.99%) Equities
12 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.49%) Smartcard
13 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.36%) Linux
2 12 (5.91%) UNIX
3 9 (4.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.26%) Software Engineering
2 30 (14.78%) Validation
3 21 (10.34%) Signal Processing
3 21 (10.34%) CAD
4 14 (6.90%) Project Management
5 13 (6.40%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (2.96%) Data Analysis
8 6 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (2.96%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (2.96%) People Management
9 5 (2.46%) V-Model
9 5 (2.46%) Product Management
9 5 (2.46%) TDD
10 4 (1.97%) Product Marketing
10 4 (1.97%) Digital Signal Processing
10 4 (1.97%) UML
11 3 (1.48%) Line Management
12 2 (0.99%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 74 (36.45%) C
2 47 (23.15%) C++
3 22 (10.84%) Python
4 19 (9.36%) Embedded C
5 15 (7.39%) Assembly Language
6 14 (6.90%) C#
7 12 (5.91%) MATLAB
8 7 (3.45%) Java
8 7 (3.45%) Perl
9 4 (1.97%) C-shell
10 1 (0.49%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.49%) PHP
10 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 113 (55.67%) Degree
2 15 (7.39%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.91%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.46%) HNC
6 3 (1.48%) HND
6 3 (1.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.91%) QA
2 10 (4.93%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.94%) ISO 9000
4 6 (2.96%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 67 (33.00%) EMC
2 15 (7.39%) Atmel
3 9 (4.43%) Xilinx
4 6 (2.96%) Altera
5 3 (1.48%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.99%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.49%) Cadence
7 1 (0.49%) SolidWorks
7 1 (0.49%) Sun
North East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £21000 - £27000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, life assurance etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 50,000 plus Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
North East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago