The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Electronics Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Engineer
Rank 804 841 872
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 133 133 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 120 107
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £77,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title.

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 5 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 132 £40,000 +5.26% 36
South East +47 47 £42,500 -5.55% 10
East of England +14 28 £42,500 +57.40% 5
South West -4 19 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Surrey +17 15 £21,500 -58.04%
Gloucestershire +13 15 £36,750 -30.00% 1
Suffolk +11 14 £42,500 +100.00%
North West +22 13 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Guildford +6 13 - -
Brighton +31 10 - - 2
East Sussex +21 10 - - 4
Cambridgeshire +2 9 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire +15 8 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Manchester - 8 £41,250 - 3
Buckinghamshire +22 7 £36,000 -24.21%
Berkshire +14 7 £60,000 +118.18% 1
Cambridge +13 7 £45,000 +16.12% 3
London 0 7 £32,500 -58.06%
West Midlands -19 6 £35,750 -18.28% 5
Cheshire +23 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hampshire +13 5 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Ipswich +11 5 £43,500 +107.14%
Gloucester +7 5 £36,750 -30.00%
Cheltenham - 5 - -
Reading - 5 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands +3 4 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Buckingham - 4 £36,000 -
Chessington - 4 £32,500 -
Sheffield - 4 £26,750 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £26,750 - 1

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Electronics Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 212 (87.97%) Electronics
2 132 (54.77%) Degree
3 98 (40.66%) C
4 82 (34.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 72 (29.88%) C++
6 70 (29.05%) VHDL
7 67 (27.80%) EMC
8 63 (26.14%) Embedded Systems
9 61 (25.31%) Firmware
9 61 (25.31%) Manufacturing
10 51 (21.16%) Schematic Capture
11 39 (16.18%) Linux
12 36 (14.94%) Verilog
13 35 (14.52%) Security Cleared
14 32 (13.28%) Validation
14 32 (13.28%) Telecoms
15 30 (12.45%) Assembly Language
16 28 (11.62%) Embedded C
17 27 (11.20%) Software Engineering
18 26 (10.79%) C#
19 25 (10.37%) Automotive
20 21 (8.71%) Wireless
20 21 (8.71%) Windows
20 21 (8.71%) SC Cleared
21 20 (8.30%) Signal Processing
22 18 (7.47%) CPLD
23 17 (7.05%) CAD
23 17 (7.05%) Algorithms
24 16 (6.64%) Computer Science
24 16 (6.64%) TCP/IP

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.22%) OrCAD
2 9 (3.73%) MS Office
3 5 (2.07%) Maple
3 5 (2.07%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.66%) Simulink
5 3 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.83%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.41%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.71%) Wireless
2 16 (6.64%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.39%) Ethernet
4 11 (4.56%) Bluetooth
5 7 (2.90%) Network Security
6 6 (2.49%) GSM
7 5 (2.07%) 3G
7 5 (2.07%) FlexRay
7 5 (2.07%) GPRS
7 5 (2.07%) RS-232
7 5 (2.07%) RS-485
7 5 (2.07%) Wideband
7 5 (2.07%) ZigBee
8 4 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.41%) 802.11
9 1 (0.41%) DAB
9 1 (0.41%) Internet
9 1 (0.41%) LAN
9 1 (0.41%) RS-422
9 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.90%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (6.22%) LabVIEW
2 4 (1.66%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.24%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.24%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 212 (87.97%) Electronics
2 61 (25.31%) Manufacturing
3 32 (13.28%) Telecoms
4 25 (10.37%) Automotive
5 16 (6.64%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.90%) Finance
7 6 (2.49%) Law
7 6 (2.49%) Marketing
8 5 (2.07%) Games
9 4 (1.66%) Military
10 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.39%) .NET
1 13 (5.39%) HTML
2 11 (4.56%) HTML5
3 8 (3.32%) AngularJS
4 7 (2.90%) EJB
4 7 (2.90%) Java EE
4 7 (2.90%) JDBC
4 7 (2.90%) JSF
4 7 (2.90%) JSP
4 7 (2.90%) ODBC
4 7 (2.90%) Qt
4 7 (2.90%) SOAP
4 7 (2.90%) Spring
4 7 (2.90%) XML
5 1 (0.41%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.41%) HEVC
5 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 82 (34.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 70 (29.05%) VHDL
3 63 (26.14%) Embedded Systems
4 36 (14.94%) Verilog
5 18 (7.47%) CPLD
6 17 (7.05%) Algorithms
7 16 (6.64%) Computer Science
8 14 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (4.98%) Cybercrime
10 10 (4.15%) Physics
11 7 (2.90%) Mathematics
12 6 (2.49%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (2.07%) Mechatronics
13 5 (2.07%) Smart Energy
13 5 (2.07%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.83%) Remote Sensing
14 2 (0.83%) Robotics
14 2 (0.83%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.18%) Linux
2 21 (8.71%) Windows
3 11 (4.56%) Unix
4 6 (2.49%) Android
4 6 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.07%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (1.66%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.16%) Schematic Capture
2 32 (13.28%) Validation
3 27 (11.20%) Software Engineering
4 20 (8.30%) Signal Processing
5 17 (7.05%) CAD
6 14 (5.81%) Digital Signal Processing
7 11 (4.56%) PDM
7 11 (4.56%) PLM
8 10 (4.15%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (3.73%) Embedded Software Development
10 8 (3.32%) Data Acquisition
10 8 (3.32%) Image Processing
10 8 (3.32%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (3.32%) UML
10 8 (3.32%) Web Development
11 7 (2.90%) Project Management
12 6 (2.49%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.07%) Six Sigma
13 5 (2.07%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 98 (40.66%) C
2 72 (29.88%) C++
3 30 (12.45%) Assembly Language
4 28 (11.62%) Embedded C
5 26 (10.79%) C#
6 14 (5.81%) Java
6 14 (5.81%) MATLAB
6 14 (5.81%) VB
7 7 (2.90%) R
8 6 (2.49%) Embedded C++
9 3 (1.24%) Python
10 1 (0.41%) Delphi
10 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 132 (54.77%) Degree
2 35 (14.52%) Security Cleared
3 21 (8.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.24%) PhD
5 2 (0.83%) HNC
5 2 (0.83%) HND
6 1 (0.41%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.90%) QA
2 5 (2.07%) ISO 9000
3 4 (1.66%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.24%) DO-160
5 2 (0.83%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.41%) DO-254
6 1 (0.41%) JTAG
6 1 (0.41%) MISRA
6 1 (0.41%) MISRA C
System Software
1 61 (25.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 67 (27.80%) EMC
2 13 (5.39%) Xilinx
3 10 (4.15%) Altera
4 9 (3.73%) Apple
4 9 (3.73%) Cadence
4 9 (3.73%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.90%) Oracle
6 5 (2.07%) Atmel
6 5 (2.07%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (0.83%) Agilent
7 2 (0.83%) Freescale
7 2 (0.83%) Fujitsu
7 2 (0.83%) NEC
7 2 (0.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) Genesys
8 1 (0.41%) Synplicity
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Powys
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40 - £55K dep on Exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Lincolnshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Abingdon
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 28 days ago