Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 30 75
Rank change year-on-year -25 +45 -29
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 154 219 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.03% 8.59% 3.44%
As % of the General category 14.65% 27.65% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 97 198 62
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +7.84% +13.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £78,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £53,750 £51,000
% change year-on-year -11.63% +5.39% +20.00%

Electronics is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,051 792 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.36% 31.08% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 671 584 676
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Cambridge

Electronics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Cambridge

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Cambridge over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 86 (55.84%) C++
2 79 (51.30%) Software Engineering
3 78 (50.65%) Degree
4 72 (46.75%) C
5 67 (43.51%) Computer Science
6 55 (35.71%) Python
7 50 (32.47%) Mathematics
8 43 (27.92%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (25.97%) Embedded C
10 35 (22.73%) Java
10 35 (22.73%) Linux
11 31 (20.13%) C#
12 30 (19.48%) Security Cleared
13 29 (18.83%) Physics
13 29 (18.83%) Wireless
14 28 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
15 27 (17.53%) Embedded C++
16 20 (12.99%) Windows
16 20 (12.99%) Firmware
16 20 (12.99%) Test Automation
17 19 (12.34%) Computer Science Degree
18 18 (11.69%) Signal Processing
19 17 (11.04%) Kalman Filter
20 15 (9.74%) Robotics
21 13 (8.44%) PhD
22 11 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
23 10 (6.49%) Assembly Language
23 10 (6.49%) OO
23 10 (6.49%) .NET
23 10 (6.49%) Android

Electronics
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:

Applications
1 4 (2.60%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.65%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.65%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.65%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.83%) Wireless
2 9 (5.84%) Internet
3 6 (3.90%) Bluetooth
3 6 (3.90%) WLAN
4 5 (3.25%) Firewall
4 5 (3.25%) LAN
4 5 (3.25%) VoIP
4 5 (3.25%) VPN
4 5 (3.25%) WAN
4 5 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.65%) Modbus
6 1 (0.65%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) JIRA
1 3 (1.95%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.30%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.30%) Buildbot
2 2 (1.30%) CMake
2 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.30%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.65%) GCC
General
1 9 (5.84%) Manufacturing
2 8 (5.19%) Finance
3 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (44.81%) Software Engineer
2 47 (30.52%) Embedded Engineer
3 37 (24.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 33 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
5 32 (20.78%) Electronics Engineer
6 31 (20.13%) Embedded C Engineer
7 27 (17.53%) C Software Engineer
7 27 (17.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 27 (17.53%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 27 (17.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 26 (16.88%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 26 (16.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 26 (16.88%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 26 (16.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 25 (16.23%) Consultant
10 21 (13.64%) Software Consultant
11 20 (12.99%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
11 20 (12.99%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
11 20 (12.99%) Real Time Engineer
11 20 (12.99%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.49%) .NET
2 4 (2.60%) TensorFlow
3 3 (1.95%) Ajax
3 3 (1.95%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.30%) OpenCL
5 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.65%) OpenEmbedded
5 1 (0.65%) Universal Windows Platform
5 1 (0.65%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 67 (43.51%) Computer Science
2 28 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (9.74%) Robotics
4 10 (6.49%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (5.84%) Internet of Things
6 8 (5.19%) Smart Energy
7 6 (3.90%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.90%) Smartphone
8 5 (3.25%) Device Driver
8 5 (3.25%) Digital TV
9 4 (2.60%) CUDA
10 3 (1.95%) iPad
10 3 (1.95%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.95%) Verilog
11 2 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.30%) Biotechnology
11 2 (1.30%) Fintech
11 2 (1.30%) Smart Home
12 1 (0.65%) CPLD
12 1 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.73%) Linux
2 20 (12.99%) Windows
3 10 (6.49%) Android
4 3 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.30%) FreeRTOS
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (51.30%) Software Engineering
2 50 (32.47%) Mathematics
3 43 (27.92%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (18.83%) Physics
5 20 (12.99%) Test Automation
6 18 (11.69%) Signal Processing
7 17 (11.04%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (6.49%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.49%) OO
10 8 (5.19%) Telematics
10 8 (5.19%) Test Scripting
11 6 (3.90%) API Testing
11 6 (3.90%) CAD
12 5 (3.25%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.25%) Computer Vision
12 5 (3.25%) Cross-Platform Development
12 5 (3.25%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (3.25%) OOP
13 4 (2.60%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 86 (55.84%) C++
2 72 (46.75%) C
3 55 (35.71%) Python
4 40 (25.97%) Embedded C
5 35 (22.73%) Java
6 31 (20.13%) C#
7 27 (17.53%) Embedded C++
8 10 (6.49%) Assembly Language
9 9 (5.84%) VC++
10 8 (5.19%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.55%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.60%) JavaScript
12 4 (2.60%) Perl
13 3 (1.95%) SQL
14 1 (0.65%) PHP
14 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (50.65%) Degree
2 30 (19.48%) Security Cleared
3 19 (12.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (8.44%) PhD
5 5 (3.25%) CCIE
5 5 (3.25%) CCNA
5 5 (3.25%) CCNP
5 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.25%) RHCE
5 5 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.95%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB
7 1 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 20 (12.99%) Firmware
2 5 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.30%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
4 1 (0.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
2 5 (3.25%) Brocade
2 5 (3.25%) Cisco
2 5 (3.25%) F5
2 5 (3.25%) Fortinet
2 5 (3.25%) Juniper
2 5 (3.25%) NetApp
2 5 (3.25%) Palo Alto
2 5 (3.25%) VMware
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.95%) SAP
3 3 (1.95%) Wind River
4 2 (1.30%) QNX
5 1 (0.65%) Apple
5 1 (0.65%) Cadence
5 1 (0.65%) EMC
5 1 (0.65%) PTC