Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 37 79
Rank change year-on-year -55 +42 -13
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 51 227 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.32% 8.34% 3.40%
As % of the General category 7.14% 25.59% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40 192 68
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,550 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £84,875 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -5.00%

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 714 887 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.48% 32.59% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 513 680 615
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £77,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 32 (62.75%) Degree
2 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 17 (33.33%) C++
3 14 (27.45%) Firmware
3 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
4 13 (25.49%) Internet
4 13 (25.49%) Python
5 12 (23.53%) Internet of Things
6 11 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (19.61%) Physics
7 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
8 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
9 8 (15.69%) Project Management
9 8 (15.69%) Scrum
9 8 (15.69%) C
10 7 (13.73%) C#
10 7 (13.73%) Java
10 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
10 7 (13.73%) B2B
10 7 (13.73%) Wireless
11 6 (11.76%) Validation
12 5 (9.80%) Embedded C
12 5 (9.80%) Windows
12 5 (9.80%) Linux
12 5 (9.80%) SQL
13 4 (7.84%) Android
13 4 (7.84%) VSAT
13 4 (7.84%) HNC
13 4 (7.84%) .NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.92%) SOLIDWORKS
1 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Internet
2 7 (13.73%) Wireless
3 4 (7.84%) VSAT
4 1 (1.96%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.92%) Bugzilla
2 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.92%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Electronics Engineer
1 10 (19.61%) Software Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Project Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Communications Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Graduate
6 3 (5.88%) Graduate Test Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Development Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Development Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server Support
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.92%) jQuery
2 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 12 (23.53%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.96%) Biotechnology
3 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.96%) Robotics
3 1 (1.96%) Smart Energy
3 1 (1.96%) Smart Home
3 1 (1.96%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
2 11 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (19.61%) Physics
3 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
4 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
5 8 (15.69%) Project Management
5 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) B2B
6 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
7 6 (11.76%) Validation
8 4 (7.84%) Decision-Making
8 4 (7.84%) Line Management
9 3 (5.88%) BDD
9 3 (5.88%) CAD
10 2 (3.92%) Change Control
10 2 (3.92%) Machine Learning
10 2 (3.92%) Manual Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Signal Processing
10 2 (3.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) C++
2 13 (25.49%) Python
3 8 (15.69%) C
4 7 (13.73%) C#
4 7 (13.73%) Java
5 5 (9.80%) Embedded C
5 5 (9.80%) SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.92%) VB
7 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) HNC
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO 13485
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) QNX
2 1 (1.96%) Wind River