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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
UK
Rank 289 302 389
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +87
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 875 1036 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 1.03% 0.74%
As % of the General category 2.55% 2.35% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 761 853 501
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
34302 44011 45672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.32% 43.84% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27630 35865 36662
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 £80,000 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +15 834 £45,000 - 282
South East +3 189 £45,000 - 57
South West +4 179 £45,000 -14.28% 66
London +16 152 £57,500 +9.52% 53
East of England +2 115 £50,000 - 47
Cambridgeshire +7 92 £55,000 +4.76% 36
Cambridge +15 82 £55,000 +4.76% 32
West Midlands +46 75 £40,000 +23.07% 11
Gloucestershire -9 72 £52,500 -12.50% 19
Bristol -5 56 £45,000 -18.18% 21
Berkshire +31 55 £50,000 -9.09% 14
Hampshire +20 53 £42,000 -12.04% 11
Yorkshire +28 45 £40,000 -5.88% 14
North West -5 39 £42,500 +21.42% 19
Surrey +42 36 £45,000 +16.88% 9
Manchester +3 29 £42,500 -36.09% 14
Herefordshire - 26 £44,250 -
Hereford - 26 £44,250 -
Devon +22 25 £37,500 -3.84% 2
East Midlands -23 24 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Scotland +32 23 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Staines - 22 £52,500 - 1
Reading +31 21 £53,750 +7.50% 1
South Yorkshire +19 19 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Newbury +17 19 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Cheltenham +7 19 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Greenwich - 19 £45,000 - 1
Sheffield - 18 £40,000 - 4
West Yorkshire +19 16 £37,500 -9.09% 8
City of London +36 15 £60,000 -4.00% 5

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 694 (38.53%) Manufacturing
2 693 (38.48%) Telecoms
3 664 (36.87%) Marketing
4 638 (35.42%) Finance
5 614 (34.09%) Digital Marketing
6 583 (32.37%) Business Intelligence
7 578 (32.09%) SAP
8 574 (31.87%) Programme Management
9 571 (31.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 510 (28.32%) Degree
11 461 (25.60%) Software Engineering
12 433 (24.04%) C
13 404 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
14 358 (19.88%) C++
15 352 (19.54%) Linux
16 288 (15.99%) C#
17 270 (14.99%) Java
18 240 (13.33%) SQL
19 222 (12.33%) Python
20 202 (11.22%) Scrum
21 191 (10.61%) Firmware
22 187 (10.38%) Embedded C
23 184 (10.22%) Windows
23 184 (10.22%) Computer Science
24 182 (10.11%) JavaScript
25 179 (9.94%) HTML
25 179 (9.94%) Git (software)
26 175 (9.72%) .NET
27 173 (9.61%) TDD
28 138 (7.66%) MVC

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 58 (3.22%) Mule
2 57 (3.16%) JBoss
3 50 (2.78%) Mule ESB
4 46 (2.55%) Tomcat
5 38 (2.11%) Confluence
6 24 (1.33%) CMS
7 16 (0.89%) Apache
7 16 (0.89%) SharePoint
8 15 (0.83%) Apache Spark
9 14 (0.78%) MS Exchange
10 10 (0.56%) SAS
10 10 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.50%) IIS
12 8 (0.44%) Apache Pig
12 8 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.28%) nginx
14 5 (0.28%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.22%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 71 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.11%) MS Office
3 33 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.50%) Simulink
5 19 (1.05%) MS Project
6 17 (0.94%) OrCAD
7 14 (0.78%) SOLIDWORKS
8 13 (0.72%) Photoshop
9 11 (0.61%) FrameMaker
10 10 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.28%) Fireworks
12 5 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.11%) Camtasia
13 2 (0.11%) Gliffy
13 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 571 (31.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.28%) Infor M3
4 4 (0.22%) Magento
5 3 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.17%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.11%) Summit
6 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.056%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.056%) LabWindows
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.056%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.056%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 132 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (4.78%) SaaS
3 65 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (1.00%) PaaS
7 14 (0.78%) IaaS
8 7 (0.39%) Office 365
9 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.22%) GitHub
9 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle CX
10 3 (0.17%) Responsys
10 3 (0.17%) Taleo
11 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.11%) Heroku
11 2 (0.11%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 118 (6.55%) Wireless
2 74 (4.11%) Ethernet
3 68 (3.78%) TCP/IP
4 62 (3.44%) Internet
5 53 (2.94%) Bluetooth
6 38 (2.11%) RS-485
7 37 (2.05%) Firewall
8 36 (2.00%) LAN
9 34 (1.89%) RS-232
10 30 (1.67%) WAN
11 29 (1.61%) VoIP
12 28 (1.55%) DNS
12 28 (1.55%) HTTP
12 28 (1.55%) ZigBee
13 26 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
14 22 (1.22%) DHCP
14 22 (1.22%) GPRS
14 22 (1.22%) GSM
14 22 (1.22%) VPN
15 21 (1.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (6.61%) NoSQL
1 119 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 93 (5.16%) MongoDB
3 62 (3.44%) MySQL
4 52 (2.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 38 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.61%) Big Data
7 26 (1.44%) Hadoop
7 26 (1.44%) RDBMS
8 25 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (1.11%) Oracle Database
10 14 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.50%) Apache Hive
12 9 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (0.39%) SQLite
14 6 (0.33%) HBase
14 6 (0.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 179 (9.94%) Git (software)
2 138 (7.66%) JIRA
3 71 (3.94%) JUnit
4 54 (3.00%) Jenkins
5 45 (2.50%) Subversion
6 44 (2.44%) IntelliJ
7 41 (2.28%) Visual Studio
8 35 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 23 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (1.11%) Cucumber
11 19 (1.05%) Selenium
12 16 (0.89%) Maven
13 15 (0.83%) Zephyr
14 12 (0.67%) Mockito
15 11 (0.61%) TestNG
16 10 (0.56%) Bitbucket
16 10 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
17 9 (0.50%) Gradle
17 9 (0.50%) SonarQube
18 8 (0.44%) LabVIEW
General
1 694 (38.53%) Manufacturing
2 693 (38.48%) Telecoms
3 664 (36.87%) Marketing
4 638 (35.42%) Finance
5 104 (5.77%) Automotive
6 92 (5.11%) Retail
7 64 (3.55%) Aerospace
8 43 (2.39%) Multimedia
9 39 (2.17%) Games
10 36 (2.00%) Advertising
11 32 (1.78%) Military
12 17 (0.94%) Brand Awareness
13 13 (0.72%) Avionics
14 12 (0.67%) Banking
15 9 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.44%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.39%) Back Office
18 5 (0.28%) Front Office
18 5 (0.28%) Legal
19 4 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 330 (18.32%) Developer
2 292 (16.21%) Software Engineer
3 213 (11.83%) Embedded Engineer
4 202 (11.22%) Electronics Engineer
5 155 (8.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 116 (6.44%) Senior Developer
7 111 (6.16%) Analyst
8 101 (5.61%) Java Developer
9 89 (4.94%) .NET Developer
9 89 (4.94%) Design Engineer
10 83 (4.61%) Software Developer
11 81 (4.50%) C# Developer
12 70 (3.89%) Test Engineer
13 69 (3.83%) Firmware Engineer
14 66 (3.66%) Hardware Engineer
15 65 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
16 60 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
17 59 (3.28%) Architect
17 59 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
18 54 (3.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (9.94%) HTML
2 175 (9.72%) .NET
3 138 (7.66%) Web Services
4 132 (7.33%) CSS
5 111 (6.16%) REST
6 110 (6.11%) XML
7 105 (5.83%) Spring
8 91 (5.05%) AngularJS
9 90 (5.00%) SOAP
10 75 (4.16%) JSON
11 70 (3.89%) ASP.NET
12 66 (3.66%) Spring MVC
13 65 (3.61%) Hibernate
14 63 (3.50%) HTML5
15 57 (3.16%) RESTful
16 56 (3.11%) Apache Camel
17 55 (3.05%) JPA
18 54 (3.00%) jQuery
19 47 (2.61%) Spring Integration
20 44 (2.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 184 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 129 (7.16%) Mathematics
3 123 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (6.33%) Physics
5 105 (5.83%) Embedded Systems
6 86 (4.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 68 (3.78%) Mobile App
8 46 (2.55%) VHDL
9 44 (2.44%) Device Driver
10 43 (2.39%) Algorithms
11 40 (2.22%) Management Information System
12 37 (2.05%) User Experience
13 29 (1.61%) Home Automation
14 28 (1.55%) FMCG
15 27 (1.50%) Driving Licence
15 27 (1.50%) Internet of Things
16 26 (1.44%) Fintech
17 24 (1.33%) Verilog
18 23 (1.28%) CPLD
18 23 (1.28%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 352 (19.54%) Linux
2 184 (10.22%) Windows
3 61 (3.39%) Unix
4 58 (3.22%) Android
5 36 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.78%) VxWorks
7 26 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
8 25 (1.39%) Windows Server
9 18 (1.00%) CentOS
10 12 (0.67%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.50%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.44%) HPUX
13 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.39%) VMS
14 7 (0.39%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (34.09%) Digital Marketing
2 583 (32.37%) Business Intelligence
3 574 (31.87%) Programme Management
4 461 (25.60%) Software Engineering
5 404 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (11.22%) Scrum
7 173 (9.61%) TDD
8 138 (7.66%) MVC
9 129 (7.16%) BDD
10 123 (6.83%) Project Management
11 113 (6.27%) Kanban
12 110 (6.11%) OO
13 89 (4.94%) Validation
14 88 (4.89%) E-Commerce
15 74 (4.11%) Mentoring
16 72 (4.00%) Analytics
17 71 (3.94%) Integration Testing
17 71 (3.94%) Schematic Capture
18 67 (3.72%) Product Management
19 66 (3.66%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 433 (24.04%) C
2 358 (19.88%) C++
3 288 (15.99%) C#
4 270 (14.99%) Java
5 240 (13.33%) SQL
6 222 (12.33%) Python
7 187 (10.38%) Embedded C
8 182 (10.11%) JavaScript
9 57 (3.16%) PHP
10 56 (3.11%) Embedded C++
11 55 (3.05%) Ruby
12 47 (2.61%) Perl
13 42 (2.33%) Assembly Language
14 40 (2.22%) MATLAB
15 33 (1.83%) Bash Shell
16 29 (1.61%) VB
17 21 (1.17%) PowerShell
18 19 (1.05%) F#
19 18 (1.00%) Objective-C
20 17 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 510 (28.32%) Degree
2 74 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 58 (3.22%) PhD
4 46 (2.55%) HNC
5 38 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 33 (1.83%) HND
7 22 (1.22%) ISEB
8 20 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 17 (0.94%) CISSP
10 15 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.72%) CCNA
12 11 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (0.50%) CISA
13 9 (0.50%) CISM
13 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.44%) PMP
15 7 (0.39%) CEH
15 7 (0.39%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.39%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.72%) SLA
2 40 (2.22%) QA
3 34 (1.89%) ISO 9001
4 21 (1.17%) ISO 14001
5 17 (0.94%) MISRA
6 13 (0.72%) IEC 61508
7 11 (0.61%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.50%) ISO13485
8 9 (0.50%) ISO26262
9 7 (0.39%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.33%) JTAG
11 4 (0.22%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.17%) Def Stans
12 3 (0.17%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.17%) ISO 9002
12 3 (0.17%) MiFID
12 3 (0.17%) MISRA C
13 2 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 191 (10.61%) Firmware
2 41 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (0.61%) Docker
6 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.28%) XenServer
8 4 (0.22%) vSphere
9 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.11%) NFS
10 2 (0.11%) pfSense
10 2 (0.11%) Samba
10 2 (0.11%) Squid
10 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.056%) KVM
11 1 (0.056%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.056%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (1.33%) Puppet
2 17 (0.94%) Ansible
2 17 (0.94%) Nagios
3 16 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.28%) Terraform
5 4 (0.22%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.17%) FreeIPA
6 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.17%) SCOM
7 2 (0.11%) Iperf
7 2 (0.11%) Nmap
7 2 (0.11%) Oozie
7 2 (0.11%) Salt
7 2 (0.11%) SCCM
7 2 (0.11%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.11%) WSUS
8 1 (0.056%) Graphite
8 1 (0.056%) Nessus
8 1 (0.056%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 578 (32.09%) SAP
2 121 (6.72%) Microsoft
3 116 (6.44%) EMC
4 77 (4.28%) Oracle
5 62 (3.44%) VMware
6 56 (3.11%) Apple
7 40 (2.22%) Cisco
8 27 (1.50%) Atlassian
9 21 (1.17%) Atmel
10 18 (1.00%) HP
11 16 (0.89%) Intel
12 14 (0.78%) Adobe
12 14 (0.78%) Cadence
13 13 (0.72%) Red Hat
13 13 (0.72%) Tableau
14 12 (0.67%) Google
15 9 (0.50%) CheckPoint
15 9 (0.50%) Citrix
15 9 (0.50%) Coverity
16 8 (0.44%) Xilinx
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
County Durham
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £38440 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Top + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ulverston, Cumbria
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
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Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago