The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
UK
Rank 272 301 373
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +72
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 948 1065 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 1.06% 0.78%
As % of the General category 2.70% 2.42% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 825 890 595
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35103 44019 46721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.44% 43.66% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28368 35718 37203
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Electronics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics within the UK.

Electronics Salary Trend in the UK

Electronics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Electronics Salary Histogram in the UK

Electronics
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +28 912 £45,000 - 310
South East +10 218 £47,500 +5.55% 62
South West +22 193 £45,000 -10.00% 63
London -20 147 £57,500 +9.52% 72
East of England +23 137 £50,000 +11.11% 51
Cambridgeshire +23 116 £55,000 +4.76% 37
Cambridge +24 107 £55,000 +4.76% 33
West Midlands +74 77 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Gloucestershire +1 73 £52,500 -16.00% 17
Berkshire +31 59 £50,000 -4.76% 10
North West +4 58 £42,500 +21.42% 15
Bristol -2 56 £45,000 -14.28% 21
Surrey +49 55 £52,500 +27.27% 7
Hampshire -3 49 £42,500 -15.00% 21
Manchester +2 43 £42,500 -8.60% 12
Yorkshire +19 41 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Devon +33 37 £37,500 +13.63% 4
Staines - 34 £52,500 -
East Midlands -27 24 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Hereford - 24 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 24 £40,000 -
Scotland +17 21 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Oldham - 20 £37,500 - 1
City of London +30 18 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Cheltenham +12 18 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Newbury +7 18 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Reading +21 17 £75,000 +87.50% 1
West Yorkshire +15 17 £37,000 -7.50% 7
Hertfordshire 0 17 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Greenwich - 17 £50,000 - 2

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Electronics.

1 685 (37.09%) Manufacturing
2 671 (36.33%) Telecoms
3 634 (34.33%) Marketing
4 611 (33.08%) Finance
5 590 (31.94%) Digital Marketing
6 561 (30.37%) Business Intelligence
7 554 (29.99%) SAP
8 549 (29.72%) Programme Management
9 547 (29.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 539 (29.18%) Degree
11 505 (27.34%) C
12 485 (26.26%) Software Engineering
13 421 (22.79%) C++
14 382 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
15 371 (20.09%) Linux
16 283 (15.32%) C#
16 283 (15.32%) Java
17 243 (13.16%) SQL
18 239 (12.94%) Firmware
19 232 (12.56%) Python
20 228 (12.34%) Embedded C
21 206 (11.15%) Computer Science
22 201 (10.88%) Scrum
23 195 (10.56%) HTML
24 177 (9.58%) Windows
25 176 (9.53%) JavaScript
26 175 (9.47%) TDD
27 169 (9.15%) .NET
28 167 (9.04%) Git (software)
29 154 (8.34%) Mathematics

Electronics
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 55 (2.98%) Mule
2 51 (2.76%) JBoss
3 45 (2.44%) Mule ESB
4 43 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 34 (1.84%) Confluence
6 27 (1.46%) CMS
7 19 (1.03%) Apache Spark
8 18 (0.97%) Apache
9 15 (0.81%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 12 (0.65%) SAS
12 10 (0.54%) IIS
13 8 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.38%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (0.27%) Liferay
16 5 (0.27%) nginx
17 4 (0.22%) WebSphere
18 3 (0.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 69 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.95%) MS Office
3 35 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.62%) Simulink
5 23 (1.25%) OrCAD
6 18 (0.97%) MS Project
7 13 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.65%) SOLIDWORKS
9 11 (0.60%) FrameMaker
9 11 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.27%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.11%) Gliffy
14 2 (0.11%) Mathcad
14 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 547 (29.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.49%) Infor M3
3 7 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (0.32%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.22%) Magento
6 4 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.11%) Summit
9 1 (0.054%) LabWindows
9 1 (0.054%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.054%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.054%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.054%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 126 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (4.44%) SaaS
3 62 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 44 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.92%) PaaS
7 13 (0.70%) IaaS
8 7 (0.38%) GitHub
8 7 (0.38%) Office 365
9 6 (0.32%) Google Play
10 5 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle CX
11 4 (0.22%) Responsys
11 4 (0.22%) Taleo
12 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.16%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.11%) Heroku
13 2 (0.11%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 149 (8.07%) Wireless
2 91 (4.93%) TCP/IP
3 83 (4.49%) Ethernet
4 73 (3.95%) Internet
5 68 (3.68%) Bluetooth
6 44 (2.38%) RS-485
7 40 (2.17%) RS-232
8 36 (1.95%) ZigBee
9 34 (1.84%) Firewall
9 34 (1.84%) HTTP
10 32 (1.73%) LAN
11 29 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (1.41%) GSM
12 26 (1.41%) WAN
13 24 (1.30%) GPRS
14 23 (1.25%) DNS
14 23 (1.25%) SAN
15 22 (1.19%) VPN
16 18 (0.97%) DHCP
16 18 (0.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 115 (6.23%) NoSQL
3 88 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 84 (4.55%) MySQL
5 46 (2.49%) Relational Database
6 45 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (1.68%) Big Data
8 29 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 25 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 23 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (0.97%) Oracle Database
12 14 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
13 11 (0.60%) SQLite
14 10 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (0.43%) Apache Hive
16 6 (0.32%) Impala
16 6 (0.32%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 167 (9.04%) Git (software)
2 132 (7.15%) JIRA
3 71 (3.84%) JUnit
4 55 (2.98%) Jenkins
5 49 (2.65%) Subversion
6 47 (2.54%) Visual Studio
7 39 (2.11%) IntelliJ
8 36 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (1.19%) Selenium
10 20 (1.08%) Cucumber
11 19 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (0.76%) Maven
13 13 (0.70%) Mockito
13 13 (0.70%) Xcode
14 11 (0.60%) Android Studio
14 11 (0.60%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.60%) Zephyr
15 10 (0.54%) LabVIEW
15 10 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
16 9 (0.49%) SoapUI
General
1 685 (37.09%) Manufacturing
2 671 (36.33%) Telecoms
3 634 (34.33%) Marketing
4 611 (33.08%) Finance
5 100 (5.41%) Automotive
6 96 (5.20%) Retail
7 56 (3.03%) Aerospace
8 45 (2.44%) Games
9 42 (2.27%) Multimedia
10 37 (2.00%) Advertising
11 29 (1.57%) Military
12 21 (1.14%) Banking
13 17 (0.92%) Brand Awareness
14 10 (0.54%) Avionics
14 10 (0.54%) Front Office
15 8 (0.43%) Music Industry
15 8 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.38%) Back Office
17 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 324 (17.54%) Developer
2 322 (17.43%) Software Engineer
3 265 (14.35%) Embedded Engineer
4 198 (10.72%) Electronics Engineer
5 182 (9.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 116 (6.28%) Analyst
7 106 (5.74%) Senior Developer
8 94 (5.09%) Firmware Engineer
9 93 (5.04%) Java Developer
10 81 (4.39%) Design Engineer
11 80 (4.33%) Test Engineer
12 79 (4.28%) .NET Developer
13 75 (4.06%) C# Developer
14 72 (3.90%) Software Developer
15 69 (3.74%) C++ Software Engineer
16 67 (3.63%) Senior Software Engineer
17 66 (3.57%) Embedded C Engineer
18 59 (3.19%) Architect
19 51 (2.76%) Author
19 51 (2.76%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (10.56%) HTML
2 169 (9.15%) .NET
3 138 (7.47%) Web Services
4 135 (7.31%) CSS
5 110 (5.96%) REST
6 103 (5.58%) XML
7 91 (4.93%) Spring
8 87 (4.71%) SOAP
9 83 (4.49%) AngularJS
10 71 (3.84%) JSON
11 70 (3.79%) HTML5
12 67 (3.63%) Spring MVC
13 63 (3.41%) ASP.NET
14 55 (2.98%) Apache Camel
15 54 (2.92%) Hibernate
15 54 (2.92%) jQuery
16 51 (2.76%) RESTful
17 50 (2.71%) JPA
18 45 (2.44%) Spring Integration
19 37 (2.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 206 (11.15%) Computer Science
2 126 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (6.61%) Embedded Systems
4 95 (5.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 81 (4.39%) Mobile App
6 56 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 55 (2.98%) VHDL
8 47 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 41 (2.22%) User Experience
10 40 (2.17%) Home Automation
11 38 (2.06%) Device Driver
12 36 (1.95%) Internet of Things
13 28 (1.52%) CAN bus
13 28 (1.52%) FMCG
14 27 (1.46%) Driving Licence
14 27 (1.46%) Verilog
15 25 (1.35%) Fintech
15 25 (1.35%) Smartphone
16 24 (1.30%) e-Learning
17 22 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 371 (20.09%) Linux
2 177 (9.58%) Windows
3 83 (4.49%) Android
4 66 (3.57%) Unix
5 52 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
6 31 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 27 (1.46%) VxWorks
8 20 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 19 (1.03%) CentOS
10 10 (0.54%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.49%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.43%) HPUX
12 8 (0.43%) ThreadX
12 8 (0.43%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 590 (31.94%) Digital Marketing
2 561 (30.37%) Business Intelligence
3 549 (29.72%) Programme Management
4 485 (26.26%) Software Engineering
5 382 (20.68%) Agile Software Development
6 201 (10.88%) Scrum
7 175 (9.47%) TDD
8 154 (8.34%) Mathematics
9 139 (7.53%) MVC
10 125 (6.77%) Project Management
11 121 (6.55%) Physics
12 120 (6.50%) BDD
13 116 (6.28%) Kanban
14 103 (5.58%) OO
15 88 (4.76%) Validation
16 81 (4.39%) Mentoring
17 80 (4.33%) Analytics
17 80 (4.33%) E-Commerce
18 78 (4.22%) Continuous Integration
19 71 (3.84%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 505 (27.34%) C
2 421 (22.79%) C++
3 283 (15.32%) C#
3 283 (15.32%) Java
4 243 (13.16%) SQL
5 232 (12.56%) Python
6 228 (12.34%) Embedded C
7 176 (9.53%) JavaScript
8 93 (5.04%) Embedded C++
9 70 (3.79%) PHP
10 57 (3.09%) Perl
11 51 (2.76%) Ruby
12 47 (2.54%) Assembly Language
13 43 (2.33%) MATLAB
14 36 (1.95%) VB
15 32 (1.73%) Bash Shell
16 22 (1.19%) Objective-C
17 20 (1.08%) Tcl
18 19 (1.03%) PowerShell
19 18 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 539 (29.18%) Degree
2 82 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 59 (3.19%) PhD
4 44 (2.38%) HNC
5 36 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 34 (1.84%) HND
7 20 (1.08%) ISEB
8 19 (1.03%) ISTQB
9 17 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (0.76%) CCNA
10 14 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (0.65%) CISSP
12 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.38%) CEH
13 7 (0.38%) CISM
13 7 (0.38%) MCSE
14 6 (0.32%) CISA
14 6 (0.32%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.32%) PMP
15 5 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.71%) SLA
2 36 (1.95%) ISO 9001
3 35 (1.89%) QA
4 27 (1.46%) ISO 14001
5 17 (0.92%) MISRA
6 13 (0.70%) JTAG
7 11 (0.60%) IEC 61508
7 11 (0.60%) ISO26262
8 7 (0.38%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.32%) ISO13485
9 6 (0.32%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.22%) MISRA C
11 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.16%) Def Stans
12 3 (0.16%) ISO 9002
12 3 (0.16%) MiFID
13 2 (0.11%) HL7
14 1 (0.054%) COBIT
System Software
1 239 (12.94%) Firmware
2 40 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 40 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.08%) Docker
4 17 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.27%) vSphere
6 5 (0.27%) XenServer
7 3 (0.16%) NFS
7 3 (0.16%) Samba
7 3 (0.16%) Squid
7 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.054%) KVM
9 1 (0.054%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.054%) Xen
9 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.054%) zsh
Systems Management
1 24 (1.30%) Puppet
2 20 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.03%) Nagios
4 15 (0.81%) Ansible
5 8 (0.43%) Terraform
6 6 (0.32%) SCCM
6 6 (0.32%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.22%) WSUS
8 3 (0.16%) FreeIPA
8 3 (0.16%) Oozie
8 3 (0.16%) SCOM
9 2 (0.11%) Graphite
9 2 (0.11%) Nmap
9 2 (0.11%) Salt
10 1 (0.054%) Kibana
10 1 (0.054%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.054%) logstash
10 1 (0.054%) Mesos
10 1 (0.054%) Packer
Vendors
1 554 (29.99%) SAP
2 123 (6.66%) Microsoft
3 115 (6.23%) EMC
4 77 (4.17%) Oracle
5 64 (3.47%) VMware
6 50 (2.71%) Apple
7 32 (1.73%) Cisco
8 24 (1.30%) Atlassian
8 24 (1.30%) Atmel
9 17 (0.92%) Google
9 17 (0.92%) Red Hat
10 15 (0.81%) HP
11 14 (0.76%) Adobe
11 14 (0.76%) Cadence
11 14 (0.76%) Tableau
12 13 (0.70%) Intel
13 10 (0.54%) CheckPoint
14 9 (0.49%) Coverity
14 9 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.49%) Xilinx
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