The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics 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
Electronics
Rank 303 381 422
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +41
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1066 798 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 0.76% 0.65%
As % of the General category 2.40% 1.75% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 890 548 502
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £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
44351 45657 45178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.70% 43.67% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36089 36540 34986
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,791 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics 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 +80 1012 £45,000 +5.88% 417
South East +53 280 £45,000 - 108
London +91 231 £52,500 +5.00% 94
South West +92 201 £52,500 +31.25% 80
East of England -36 137 £45,000 +12.50% 56
Gloucestershire +52 83 £60,000 +33.33% 21
Cambridgeshire -26 78 £52,500 +31.25% 43
Berkshire +45 71 £52,500 -12.50% 33
Cambridge -27 66 £52,500 +31.25% 39
Bristol +41 60 £53,750 +19.44% 26
Hampshire +27 59 £50,000 +11.11% 22
East Midlands +15 56 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Surrey +21 47 £39,250 -16.48% 18
Yorkshire +28 43 £42,500 +21.42% 12
North West +16 38 £35,000 -10.25% 26
West Midlands -18 35 £32,500 -23.52% 22
Reading +21 34 £37,500 -37.75% 11
Hertfordshire +12 30 £42,500 +23.18% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 28 £45,000 +5.88% 12
West Yorkshire +20 26 £40,000 - 5
Scotland +3 25 £42,500 +10.38% 7
East Sussex +15 24 £32,000 -20.00% 3
City of London +50 23 £62,500 -7.40% 14
Basingstoke +16 22 £52,500 +16.66% 8
Brighton +9 21 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Leeds +12 20 £42,500 -32.00% 4
Somerset +6 20 £42,500 +13.33% 16
Kent +19 19 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Oxfordshire -7 19 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Cheshire +30 18 £35,000 -26.31% 7

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Electronics also 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 that cited Electronics.

1 938 (45.01%) Manufacturing
2 917 (44.00%) Telecoms
3 819 (39.30%) Marketing
4 794 (38.10%) Finance
5 744 (35.70%) SAP
6 737 (35.36%) Programme Management
7 736 (35.32%) Digital Marketing
8 734 (35.22%) Business Intelligence
9 731 (35.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 613 (29.41%) Degree
11 454 (21.79%) C
12 428 (20.54%) Software Engineering
13 415 (19.91%) C++
14 401 (19.24%) Agile Software Development
15 381 (18.28%) Linux
16 324 (15.55%) Windows
17 277 (13.29%) Java
18 259 (12.43%) C#
19 252 (12.09%) Firmware
20 244 (11.71%) Computer Science
21 234 (11.23%) Microsoft
22 228 (10.94%) Python
23 218 (10.46%) SQL
24 213 (10.22%) Project Management
25 202 (9.69%) JavaScript
26 192 (9.21%) HTML
27 185 (8.88%) Scrum
28 178 (8.54%) Embedded Systems
29 169 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
30 168 (8.06%) CSS

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Electronics also 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 that cited Electronics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (2.16%) CMS
2 38 (1.82%) Node.js
2 38 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 28 (1.34%) JBoss
3 28 (1.34%) SharePoint
4 25 (1.20%) Apache
5 21 (1.01%) Mule
6 19 (0.91%) SAS
7 18 (0.86%) Mule ESB
8 13 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.43%) Liferay
10 8 (0.38%) nginx
11 7 (0.34%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.34%) WordPress
12 6 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.29%) IIS
13 5 (0.24%) Lync
13 5 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 91 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 70 (3.36%) MS Office
3 31 (1.49%) Simulink
4 29 (1.39%) Photoshop
5 28 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 27 (1.30%) MS Project
7 26 (1.25%) MS Visio
8 25 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
9 15 (0.72%) OrCAD
10 12 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (0.58%) Fireworks
10 12 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (0.48%) AutoCAD
12 9 (0.43%) TargetLink
13 8 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 7 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
15 5 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
16 3 (0.14%) FrameMaker
16 3 (0.14%) Solid Edge
17 2 (0.096%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 731 (35.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.38%) GoldMine
3 6 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.19%) Magento
6 3 (0.14%) Endur
6 3 (0.14%) Findur
6 3 (0.14%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.096%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.096%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.096%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.048%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.048%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.048%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.048%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.048%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.048%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.048%) Summit
8 1 (0.048%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.048%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 97 (4.65%) SaaS
2 78 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.86%) IaaS
7 14 (0.67%) Office 365
8 12 (0.58%) PaaS
9 10 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.38%) Google App Engine
11 7 (0.34%) GitHub
12 3 (0.14%) Bluemix
13 2 (0.096%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.096%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.048%) Adobe Analytics
14 1 (0.048%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.048%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.048%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.048%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.048%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 102 (4.89%) TCP/IP
2 76 (3.65%) Wireless
3 64 (3.07%) Ethernet
4 53 (2.54%) WAN
5 49 (2.35%) RS-232
6 46 (2.21%) Firewall
7 44 (2.11%) LAN
8 41 (1.97%) Internet
9 40 (1.92%) Bluetooth
10 39 (1.87%) DNS
11 38 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
12 34 (1.63%) 3G
12 34 (1.63%) HTTP
13 33 (1.58%) RS-485
13 33 (1.58%) VoIP
14 31 (1.49%) SMS
15 29 (1.39%) ZigBee
16 26 (1.25%) VPN
17 23 (1.10%) GSM
18 22 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 71 (3.41%) Big Data
3 66 (3.17%) MySQL
4 50 (2.40%) NoSQL
5 39 (1.87%) MongoDB
6 32 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (1.20%) Hadoop
7 25 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 20 (0.96%) Relational Database
9 20 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (0.72%) RDBMS
10 15 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (0.43%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.38%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.34%) GIS
Development Applications
1 68 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 66 (3.17%) JIRA
3 47 (2.26%) Visual Studio
4 37 (1.78%) JUnit
5 36 (1.73%) Selenium
6 34 (1.63%) LabVIEW
6 34 (1.63%) Subversion
7 29 (1.39%) Jenkins
8 22 (1.06%) IntelliJ
9 20 (0.96%) Cucumber
9 20 (0.96%) WebDriver
10 15 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
11 14 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (0.62%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.62%) Maven
13 11 (0.53%) GCC
13 11 (0.53%) GDB
13 11 (0.53%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (0.48%) Grunt
General
1 938 (45.01%) Manufacturing
2 917 (44.00%) Telecoms
3 819 (39.30%) Marketing
4 794 (38.10%) Finance
5 138 (6.62%) Retail
6 129 (6.19%) Automotive
7 90 (4.32%) Aerospace
8 56 (2.69%) Games
9 38 (1.82%) Banking
10 34 (1.63%) Military
11 19 (0.91%) Advertising
11 19 (0.91%) Billing
12 10 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.38%) Back Office
13 8 (0.38%) German Language
14 7 (0.34%) French Language
14 7 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.34%) Online Betting
14 7 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 335 (16.07%) Developer
2 234 (11.23%) Software Engineer
3 228 (10.94%) Electronics Engineer
4 164 (7.87%) Embedded Engineer
5 139 (6.67%) Analyst
6 132 (6.33%) Design Engineer
7 119 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 96 (4.61%) Graduate
9 87 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 86 (4.13%) Architect
11 85 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
12 79 (3.79%) Hardware Engineer
12 79 (3.79%) Senior Developer
13 70 (3.36%) Firmware Engineer
14 66 (3.17%) Java Developer
15 63 (3.02%) C# Developer
16 62 (2.98%) Systems Engineer
17 61 (2.93%) Consultant
18 57 (2.74%) Support Engineer
19 56 (2.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (9.21%) HTML
2 168 (8.06%) CSS
3 164 (7.87%) .NET
4 119 (5.71%) Web Services
5 93 (4.46%) jQuery
6 73 (3.50%) Spring
7 69 (3.31%) XML
8 64 (3.07%) ASP.NET
8 64 (3.07%) REST
9 63 (3.02%) SOAP
10 62 (2.98%) JSON
11 59 (2.83%) AngularJS
11 59 (2.83%) HTML5
12 47 (2.26%) Hibernate
13 45 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (1.97%) Qt
15 37 (1.78%) J2EE
16 35 (1.68%) CSS3
16 35 (1.68%) Spring MVC
17 26 (1.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 244 (11.71%) Computer Science
2 178 (8.54%) Embedded Systems
3 169 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 150 (7.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 116 (5.57%) Mathematics
6 102 (4.89%) Physics
7 91 (4.37%) VHDL
8 81 (3.89%) User Experience
9 53 (2.54%) Management Information System
10 52 (2.50%) Mobile App
11 49 (2.35%) CPLD
11 49 (2.35%) Data Centre
12 42 (2.02%) Algorithms
13 39 (1.87%) Driving Licence
14 32 (1.54%) CCTV
15 30 (1.44%) Device Driver
16 27 (1.30%) IPTV
17 23 (1.10%) Verilog
18 21 (1.01%) Internet of Things
18 21 (1.01%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 381 (18.28%) Linux
2 324 (15.55%) Windows
3 108 (5.18%) Unix
4 104 (4.99%) Android
5 78 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 64 (3.07%) Windows Server
7 34 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
8 23 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (1.01%) VMS
9 21 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 15 (0.72%) Solaris
10 15 (0.72%) Windows XP
11 14 (0.67%) VxWorks
12 13 (0.62%) Windows CE
12 13 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (0.53%) CentOS
14 9 (0.43%) openSUSE
14 9 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (35.36%) Programme Management
2 736 (35.32%) Digital Marketing
3 734 (35.22%) Business Intelligence
4 428 (20.54%) Software Engineering
5 401 (19.24%) Agile Software Development
6 213 (10.22%) Project Management
7 185 (8.88%) Scrum
8 152 (7.29%) E-Commerce
9 121 (5.81%) OO
10 114 (5.47%) TDD
11 112 (5.37%) MVC
12 101 (4.85%) Validation
13 89 (4.27%) Mentoring
13 89 (4.27%) Presales
14 87 (4.17%) Schematic Capture
15 81 (3.89%) Kanban
16 74 (3.55%) BDD
17 72 (3.45%) UML
18 70 (3.36%) Line Management
19 69 (3.31%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 454 (21.79%) C
2 415 (19.91%) C++
3 277 (13.29%) Java
4 259 (12.43%) C#
5 228 (10.94%) Python
6 218 (10.46%) SQL
7 202 (9.69%) JavaScript
8 145 (6.96%) Embedded C
9 75 (3.60%) Ruby
10 70 (3.36%) PHP
11 52 (2.50%) Embedded C++
12 51 (2.45%) Perl
13 49 (2.35%) MATLAB
14 47 (2.26%) Assembly Language
15 39 (1.87%) Bash Shell
16 37 (1.78%) Objective-C
16 37 (1.78%) T-SQL
17 33 (1.58%) VB
18 23 (1.10%) PowerShell
19 14 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 613 (29.41%) Degree
2 100 (4.80%) Security Cleared
3 72 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 53 (2.54%) HND
5 35 (1.68%) HNC
6 24 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (1.10%) PhD
8 20 (0.96%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.77%) CCNA
9 16 (0.77%) CISSP
10 15 (0.72%) MCSE
11 14 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (0.58%) CISM
12 12 (0.58%) ISEB
13 9 (0.43%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.38%) A+ Certification
14 8 (0.38%) CCNP
14 8 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (0.34%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (4.99%) QA
2 36 (1.73%) ISO 9001
3 24 (1.15%) MISRA
4 21 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.86%) MISRA C
6 9 (0.43%) SLA
7 8 (0.38%) RMADS
8 7 (0.34%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (0.29%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.19%) ISO13485
11 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.14%) IEC 61508
11 3 (0.14%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.14%) ISO26262
12 2 (0.096%) Def Stans
12 2 (0.096%) HMG Infosec
12 2 (0.096%) JTAG
12 2 (0.096%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 252 (12.09%) Firmware
2 89 (4.27%) Active Directory
3 51 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (1.15%) vSphere
5 21 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.29%) Docker
8 6 (0.29%) Samba
9 3 (0.14%) vCloud
10 2 (0.096%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.096%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.096%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.096%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.096%) XenApp
10 2 (0.096%) zsh
11 1 (0.048%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.048%) KVM
11 1 (0.048%) NFS
11 1 (0.048%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (0.91%) Puppet
2 19 (0.91%) SCCM
3 16 (0.77%) Nagios
4 11 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.43%) Nessus
5 9 (0.43%) Nmap
6 8 (0.38%) logstash
7 6 (0.29%) SCOM
8 4 (0.19%) Icinga
8 4 (0.19%) StatsD
9 3 (0.14%) Ansible
10 2 (0.096%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.096%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.096%) QRadar
10 2 (0.096%) SELinux
10 2 (0.096%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.096%) ThinApp
10 2 (0.096%) WSUS
10 2 (0.096%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 744 (35.70%) SAP
2 234 (11.23%) Microsoft
3 158 (7.58%) EMC
4 93 (4.46%) Oracle
5 82 (3.93%) VMware
6 54 (2.59%) Cisco
7 36 (1.73%) Altera
8 35 (1.68%) Apple
9 34 (1.63%) Xilinx
10 33 (1.58%) Citrix
11 32 (1.54%) Red Hat
12 24 (1.15%) NetApp
13 21 (1.01%) Google
14 20 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
15 19 (0.91%) HP
16 16 (0.77%) Huawei
16 16 (0.77%) hybris
17 14 (0.67%) Cadence
18 13 (0.62%) Adobe
19 12 (0.58%) BT
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