Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 116 142
Rank change year-on-year -41 +26 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 18 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.58% 1.38% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.41% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 20
Cambridge median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £51,625 £60,000 £78,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% -9.52% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3019 2192 2762
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.32% 97.38% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 1825 2395
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Electronics Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics Engineer in Cambridge

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Electronics Engineer in Cambridge

Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics Engineer in Cambridge

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Electronics Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Electronics
2 12 (66.67%) C
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 9 (50.00%) Signal Processing
4 7 (38.89%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) Embedded C
5 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 5 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
7 4 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (22.22%) Biometrics
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Robotics
8 3 (16.67%) Open Source
9 2 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (11.11%) Validation
9 2 (11.11%) VHDL
9 2 (11.11%) Verilog
9 2 (11.11%) Automotive
9 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
9 2 (11.11%) Python
10 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (5.56%) EMC
10 1 (5.56%) SAP
10 1 (5.56%) ASIC
10 1 (5.56%) Project Management
10 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
10 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
10 1 (5.56%) Finance

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FlexRay
General
1 18 (100.00%) Electronics
2 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Automotive
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (16.67%) Robotics
3 2 (11.11%) Verilog
3 2 (11.11%) VHDL
4 1 (5.56%) ASIC
4 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 5 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (22.22%) Biometrics
3 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 3 (16.67%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (5.56%) FPGA Design
6 1 (5.56%) Physics
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) QMS
6 1 (5.56%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C
2 7 (38.89%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) Embedded C
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
3 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) EMC
1 1 (5.56%) SAP