Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Electronics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 68 70
Rank change year-on-year +32 +2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 239 88 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.63% 3.83% 3.54%
As % of the General category 22.89% 11.52% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 198 80 97
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £29,500 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +16.67%

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 1044 764 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 33.34% 33.26% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 763 606 619
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +0.56%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 120 (50.21%) Degree
2 95 (39.75%) C
3 87 (36.40%) C++
4 84 (35.15%) Mathematics
5 82 (34.31%) Software Engineering
6 62 (25.94%) Computer Science
7 59 (24.69%) Python
8 51 (21.34%) Wireless
9 45 (18.83%) Programme Management
10 44 (18.41%) Manufacturing
11 41 (17.15%) Telecoms
12 39 (16.32%) Firmware
13 36 (15.06%) PhD
13 36 (15.06%) Mentoring
14 35 (14.64%) Marketing
14 35 (14.64%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (14.23%) Finance
16 33 (13.81%) SAP
16 33 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (13.81%) Digital Marketing
17 32 (13.39%) Embedded C
18 30 (12.55%) Linux
19 28 (11.72%) Algorithms
20 27 (11.30%) OO
20 27 (11.30%) Perl
21 25 (10.46%) .NET
22 24 (10.04%) MATLAB
23 22 (9.21%) Java
23 22 (9.21%) OOP
23 22 (9.21%) Test Automation

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 (0.84%) Apache
1 2 (0.84%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (21.34%) Wireless
2 18 (7.53%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (7.11%) WLAN
4 12 (5.02%) SAN
5 9 (3.77%) Internet
6 8 (3.35%) Bluetooth
7 4 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.26%) Firewall
9 2 (0.84%) DHCP
9 2 (0.84%) DNS
9 2 (0.84%) LDAP
9 2 (0.84%) OpenVPN
9 2 (0.84%) VPN
10 1 (0.42%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.42%) Network Security
10 1 (0.42%) SNMP
10 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.93%) MySQL
2 4 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (8.37%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.84%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.84%) Selenium
3 2 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 44 (18.41%) Manufacturing
2 41 (17.15%) Telecoms
3 35 (14.64%) Marketing
4 34 (14.23%) Finance
5 3 (1.26%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (23.85%) Software Engineer
2 54 (22.59%) Embedded Engineer
3 35 (14.64%) C++ Software Engineer
4 28 (11.72%) Firmware Engineer
5 26 (10.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 25 (10.46%) Embedded C Engineer
7 23 (9.62%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 22 (9.21%) Developer
9 21 (8.79%) C Software Engineer
10 20 (8.37%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (8.37%) Graduate
11 19 (7.95%) Embedded C Software Engineer
12 18 (7.53%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
12 18 (7.53%) Electronics Engineer
12 18 (7.53%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 18 (7.53%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 18 (7.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 18 (7.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 16 (6.69%) Support Engineer
14 15 (6.28%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.46%) .NET
2 6 (2.51%) HEVC
2 6 (2.51%) TensorFlow
2 6 (2.51%) Torch
3 4 (1.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.26%) Web Services
5 2 (0.84%) Ajax
5 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.84%) Middleware
6 1 (0.42%) CSS
6 1 (0.42%) Django
6 1 (0.42%) HTML
6 1 (0.42%) MXNet
6 1 (0.42%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.42%) OpenEmbedded
6 1 (0.42%) REST
6 1 (0.42%) SOAP
6 1 (0.42%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 62 (25.94%) Computer Science
2 28 (11.72%) Algorithms
3 9 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (3.35%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (3.35%) Robotics
5 7 (2.93%) Internet of Things
6 6 (2.51%) VHDL
7 5 (2.09%) CUDA
7 5 (2.09%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.09%) GPGPU
7 5 (2.09%) MPEG
7 5 (2.09%) PMI
8 4 (1.67%) Smart Energy
8 4 (1.67%) Verilog
9 3 (1.26%) Life Science
10 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.84%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.42%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.55%) Linux
2 8 (3.35%) Android
2 8 (3.35%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (2.51%) Windows
4 2 (0.84%) Debian
4 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (35.15%) Mathematics
2 82 (34.31%) Software Engineering
3 45 (18.83%) Programme Management
4 36 (15.06%) Mentoring
5 35 (14.64%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (13.81%) Digital Marketing
7 27 (11.30%) OO
8 22 (9.21%) OOP
8 22 (9.21%) Test Automation
9 21 (8.79%) Physics
10 19 (7.95%) Signal Processing
11 17 (7.11%) Data Acquisition
11 17 (7.11%) Scrum
12 16 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.69%) Test Scripting
13 15 (6.28%) Coaching
14 14 (5.86%) Change Management
14 14 (5.86%) Waterfall
15 11 (4.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (39.75%) C
2 87 (36.40%) C++
3 59 (24.69%) Python
4 32 (13.39%) Embedded C
5 27 (11.30%) Perl
6 24 (10.04%) MATLAB
7 22 (9.21%) Java
8 19 (7.95%) Embedded C++
9 18 (7.53%) C#
10 15 (6.28%) SQL
11 9 (3.77%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.51%) Tcl
13 4 (1.67%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.67%) VC++
14 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.84%) VB
15 1 (0.42%) PHP
15 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 120 (50.21%) Degree
2 36 (15.06%) PhD
3 8 (3.35%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.09%) HND
4 5 (2.09%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) CISM
5 1 (0.42%) CISSP
5 1 (0.42%) ISEB
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.09%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) GDPR
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.42%) MISRA
System Software
1 39 (16.32%) Firmware
2 4 (1.67%) iptables
3 2 (0.84%) Docker
3 2 (0.84%) NFS
3 2 (0.84%) Samba
3 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.26%) Puppet
2 2 (0.84%) Ansible
2 2 (0.84%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.42%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 33 (13.81%) SAP
2 15 (6.28%) Perforce
3 13 (5.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.26%) VMware
5 1 (0.42%) Citrix
5 1 (0.42%) EMC
5 1 (0.42%) Wind River