The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 803 794 830
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 104 75 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.069% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.073% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 83 64 70
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 95 £37,500 - 45
South East +4 44 £42,500 +13.33% 14
East Midlands - 13 £37,500 - 5
Surrey -23 11 £65,000 +73.33% 3
South West -10 10 £36,250 +11.53% 8
Oxfordshire +5 9 £45,000 +36.36% 2
East of England +3 9 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £45,000 - 6
West Sussex +1 8 £42,750 +31.53%
Derbyshire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Derby - 8 £37,500 - 1
London -26 7 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Camberley - 7 £65,000 -
West Midlands +6 6 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Scotland -6 5 - - 2
Bicester - 5 £45,000 -
Dorset - 5 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 5 £40,000 -
Berkshire +3 4 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 2
Chichester - 4 £43,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Oxford - 4 £36,033 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 - 4
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Hampshire +1 3 £22,500 -52.63% 5
Worcestershire +1 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -41 3 £27,000 -16.92% 2
North East - 3 £31,000 - 2
Leicestershire - 3 £30,000 - 1

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 166 (82.59%) Electronics
2 99 (49.25%) Degree
3 71 (35.32%) EMC
4 68 (33.83%) C
5 55 (27.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 50 (24.88%) VHDL
7 46 (22.89%) C++
8 37 (18.41%) Firmware
9 32 (15.92%) Software Engineering
10 27 (13.43%) Manufacturing
11 26 (12.94%) Validation
12 25 (12.44%) CAD
13 23 (11.44%) Python
13 23 (11.44%) Aerospace
14 21 (10.45%) Linux
15 20 (9.95%) Ethernet
15 20 (9.95%) Marketing
16 17 (8.46%) Signal Processing
16 17 (8.46%) Embedded C
17 16 (7.96%) MS Excel
17 16 (7.96%) Embedded Systems
17 16 (7.96%) Atmel
18 14 (6.97%) Assembly Language
18 14 (6.97%) LabVIEW
19 13 (6.47%) Automotive
19 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
20 12 (5.97%) QA
20 12 (5.97%) MATLAB
21 11 (5.47%) UNIX
21 11 (5.47%) C#

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.98%) AutoCAD
2 10 (4.98%) MS Office
3 7 (3.48%) MS Project
4 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.95%) Ethernet
2 10 (4.98%) Wireless
3 9 (4.48%) GSM
4 7 (3.48%) ZigBee
4 7 (3.48%) 3G
4 7 (3.48%) Bluetooth
5 6 (2.99%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.49%) GPRS
7 3 (1.49%) RFID
7 3 (1.49%) NFC
8 2 (1.00%) LTE
8 2 (1.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (6.97%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 166 (82.59%) Electronics
2 27 (13.43%) Manufacturing
3 23 (11.44%) Aerospace
4 20 (9.95%) Marketing
5 13 (6.47%) Automotive
6 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.00%) Front Office
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.00%) Finance
7 2 (1.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.98%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 55 (27.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 50 (24.88%) VHDL
3 37 (18.41%) Firmware
4 16 (7.96%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (5.47%) Physics
6 8 (3.98%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.48%) Verilog
8 5 (2.49%) Telematics
8 5 (2.49%) MPEG
8 5 (2.49%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.99%) CCTV
9 4 (1.99%) NHS
9 4 (1.99%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.49%) ASIC
11 2 (1.00%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.00%) Equities
11 2 (1.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (1.00%) CPLD
12 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.45%) Linux
2 11 (5.47%) UNIX
3 9 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.92%) Software Engineering
2 26 (12.94%) Validation
3 25 (12.44%) CAD
4 17 (8.46%) Signal Processing
5 10 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (3.48%) Product Management
7 6 (2.99%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (2.99%) Project Management
7 6 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (2.49%) TDD
8 5 (2.49%) Digital Signal Processing
9 4 (1.99%) Video Processing
9 4 (1.99%) UML
10 3 (1.49%) Product Marketing
10 3 (1.49%) V-Model
11 2 (1.00%) Electronic Trading
11 2 (1.00%) Requirements Management
11 2 (1.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (1.00%) Electronic Design Automation
11 2 (1.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.83%) C
2 46 (22.89%) C++
3 23 (11.44%) Python
4 17 (8.46%) Embedded C
5 14 (6.97%) Assembly Language
6 12 (5.97%) MATLAB
7 11 (5.47%) C#
8 9 (4.48%) Java
9 7 (3.48%) Perl
10 5 (2.49%) C-shell
11 1 (0.50%) PHP
11 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 99 (49.25%) Degree
2 13 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.99%) Chartered Engineer
3 6 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.49%) HNC
4 5 (2.49%) PhD
5 2 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) QA
2 7 (3.48%) ISO 9000
2 7 (3.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 71 (35.32%) EMC
2 16 (7.96%) Atmel
3 4 (1.99%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 3 (1.49%) Xilinx
4 3 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.00%) Mentor Graphics
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Salary dependant on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 5% matched pension scheme & 25 days hol
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000 + Pension + Medical / Life Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: Yesterday
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE.
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ChamSys Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + £5k and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000-30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago