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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Engineer
Rank 844 828 837
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 107 113 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 96 95 92
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average 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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +13 106 £40,000 - 65
East of England +11 26 £55,000 +29.41% 17
East Midlands +1 19 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 18 £57,500 +31.42% 13
South West -1 16 £40,000 +6.66% 6
South East -17 16 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Cambridge +1 14 £58,750 +34.28% 10
West Midlands -15 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Derbyshire -11 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Derby -14 8 £40,000 +6.66%
North West +8 7 £47,500 +126.19% 7
Gloucestershire - 6 £38,500 - 1
Lincolnshire - 6 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +15 5 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 5 £60,000 +71.42% 1
London -1 5 £35,000 -53.33% 2
Gloucester - 5 £38,500 -
North Yorkshire +19 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Nottingham +4 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Dorset +2 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Cornwall - 4 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 4 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 - 2
Royston - 4 £60,000 -
St Ives - 4 £40,000 -
Hampshire +12 3 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Kent +12 3 £41,500 -10.27% 2
North East +3 3 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Durham -7 3 £33,000 -17.50% 2

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 228 (95.80%) Electronics
2 110 (46.22%) Degree
3 98 (41.18%) EMC
4 86 (36.13%) C
5 62 (26.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 61 (25.63%) Schematic Capture
7 56 (23.53%) Firmware
8 49 (20.59%) Manufacturing
9 45 (18.91%) Embedded Systems
10 43 (18.07%) C++
11 39 (16.39%) Automotive
12 34 (14.29%) VHDL
13 29 (12.18%) Embedded C
14 28 (11.76%) Wireless
14 28 (11.76%) Software Engineering
15 27 (11.34%) Validation
15 27 (11.34%) CAD
16 24 (10.08%) Physics
17 23 (9.66%) Windows
17 23 (9.66%) Linux
17 23 (9.66%) CPLD
18 20 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
19 19 (7.98%) Ethernet
20 16 (6.72%) Xilinx
21 15 (6.30%) VB
22 14 (5.88%) Microsoft
22 14 (5.88%) Aerospace
22 14 (5.88%) FlexRay
23 13 (5.46%) Assembly Language
24 12 (5.04%) MATLAB

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (0.42%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (4.62%) OrCAD
2 8 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.36%) Simulink
3 7 (2.94%) MS Office
4 5 (2.10%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.76%) Wireless
2 19 (7.98%) Ethernet
3 14 (5.88%) FlexRay
4 11 (4.62%) RS-232
4 11 (4.62%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.62%) ZigBee
5 8 (3.36%) Bluetooth
6 6 (2.52%) GPRS
6 6 (2.52%) RS-485
7 5 (2.10%) 3G
8 4 (1.68%) GSM
8 4 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.26%) Wideband
10 2 (0.84%) RS-422
11 1 (0.42%) 4G
11 1 (0.42%) LAN
11 1 (0.42%) MIMO
11 1 (0.42%) Modbus
11 1 (0.42%) Skype
11 1 (0.42%) WAN
Development Applications
1 12 (5.04%) LabVIEW
2 4 (1.68%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.26%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) JIRA
4 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 228 (95.80%) Electronics
2 49 (20.59%) Manufacturing
3 39 (16.39%) Automotive
4 14 (5.88%) Aerospace
5 11 (4.62%) Marketing
6 6 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.10%) Finance
7 5 (2.10%) Military
8 3 (1.26%) Banking
8 3 (1.26%) Front Office
8 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Games
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.62%) Qt
2 1 (0.42%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 62 (26.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 45 (18.91%) Embedded Systems
3 34 (14.29%) VHDL
4 24 (10.08%) Physics
5 23 (9.66%) CPLD
6 12 (5.04%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.78%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.78%) Verilog
9 6 (2.52%) Driving Licence
10 5 (2.10%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.10%) Smart Energy
11 4 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.26%) Telematics
13 2 (0.84%) ASIC
13 2 (0.84%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.84%) Mechatronics
14 1 (0.42%) Handset
14 1 (0.42%) Streaming Music
14 1 (0.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.66%) Linux
1 23 (9.66%) Windows
2 6 (2.52%) Unix
3 1 (0.42%) Android
3 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.63%) Schematic Capture
2 28 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 27 (11.34%) CAD
3 27 (11.34%) Validation
4 20 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (4.20%) Project Management
6 8 (3.36%) Embedded Software Development
7 7 (2.94%) Coaching
8 6 (2.52%) TDD
9 5 (2.10%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (2.10%) CAE
9 5 (2.10%) Change Control
9 5 (2.10%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (2.10%) Signal Processing
9 5 (2.10%) Six Sigma
10 4 (1.68%) Electronic Design Automation
10 4 (1.68%) Use Case
11 3 (1.26%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (1.26%) SysML
11 3 (1.26%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 86 (36.13%) C
2 43 (18.07%) C++
3 29 (12.18%) Embedded C
4 15 (6.30%) VB
5 13 (5.46%) Assembly Language
6 12 (5.04%) MATLAB
7 10 (4.20%) Embedded C++
8 8 (3.36%) C#
9 6 (2.52%) Python
10 5 (2.10%) Perl
11 4 (1.68%) Java
12 2 (0.84%) R
13 1 (0.42%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.42%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 110 (46.22%) Degree
2 8 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.10%) HND
3 5 (2.10%) PhD
4 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.52%) ISO 9001
1 6 (2.52%) MISRA
2 5 (2.10%) ISO 9000
2 5 (2.10%) QA
3 3 (1.26%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.84%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.42%) DO-160
5 1 (0.42%) DO-254
5 1 (0.42%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.42%) JTAG
System Software
1 56 (23.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 98 (41.18%) EMC
2 16 (6.72%) Xilinx
3 14 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.78%) Altera
4 9 (3.78%) Apple
5 8 (3.36%) Cadence
6 7 (2.94%) Atmel
6 7 (2.94%) Mentor Graphics
7 6 (2.52%) Freescale
8 3 (1.26%) Fujitsu
8 3 (1.26%) NEC
9 2 (0.84%) Agilent
9 2 (0.84%) SAP
10 1 (0.42%) Actel
10 1 (0.42%) Genesys
10 1 (0.42%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.42%) Lotus
10 1 (0.42%) Motorola
10 1 (0.42%) Synplicity
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: Forty to Sixty Thousand
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
X4 Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum £30-38K + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £25k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum £25-50K + Share Options
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
DCV Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 45K
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30K + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago