Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 33 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 246 157 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.43% 6.97% 4.77%
As % of the General category 21.35% 22.75% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 179 148 118
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £61,250 £78,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +31.25%

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 1,152 690 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.80% 30.64% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 784 544 680
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 122 (49.59%) C++
1 122 (49.59%) Degree
2 118 (47.97%) Software Engineering
3 115 (46.75%) C
4 97 (39.43%) Computer Science
5 87 (35.37%) Mathematics
6 67 (27.24%) Python
7 54 (21.95%) Embedded C
8 50 (20.33%) Wireless
9 49 (19.92%) Linux
10 43 (17.48%) Java
11 40 (16.26%) PhD
12 32 (13.01%) C#
12 32 (13.01%) Embedded C++
13 31 (12.60%) Firmware
14 30 (12.20%) Physics
15 29 (11.79%) OO
16 25 (10.16%) Signal Processing
17 23 (9.35%) Wi-Fi
17 23 (9.35%) Security Cleared
18 22 (8.94%) OOP
19 21 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (7.72%) Windows
21 18 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
21 18 (7.32%) Algorithms
21 18 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
22 17 (6.91%) Manufacturing
22 17 (6.91%) Robotics
23 16 (6.50%) Test Automation
23 16 (6.50%) .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 (0.81%) Apache
1 2 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.41%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.33%) Wireless
2 23 (9.35%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (5.69%) Bluetooth
4 13 (5.28%) Internet
5 9 (3.66%) WLAN
6 8 (3.25%) Firewall
7 7 (2.85%) VPN
8 6 (2.44%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.44%) WAN
9 5 (2.03%) LAN
9 5 (2.03%) VoIP
10 2 (0.81%) DHCP
10 2 (0.81%) DNS
10 2 (0.81%) Modbus
10 2 (0.81%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.81%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.41%) FlexRay
11 1 (0.41%) Network Security
11 1 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.47%) MySQL
2 2 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (3.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.22%) JIRA
2 3 (1.22%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.81%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.81%) Buildbot
3 2 (0.81%) CMake
3 2 (0.81%) GCC
3 2 (0.81%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.81%) Selenium
3 2 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 17 (6.91%) Manufacturing
2 13 (5.28%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.07%) Finance
4 6 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (0.81%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (39.43%) Software Engineer
2 67 (27.24%) Embedded Engineer
3 52 (21.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 46 (18.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 43 (17.48%) Embedded C Engineer
6 35 (14.23%) C Software Engineer
7 33 (13.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (13.41%) Electronics Engineer
7 33 (13.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 32 (13.01%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 32 (13.01%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 31 (12.60%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 31 (12.60%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 31 (12.60%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 26 (10.57%) Developer
11 22 (8.94%) Consultant
12 19 (7.72%) Graduate
13 15 (6.10%) Hardware Engineer
13 15 (6.10%) Software Developer
14 14 (5.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.50%) .NET
2 7 (2.85%) TensorFlow
3 6 (2.44%) HEVC
4 5 (2.03%) Torch
5 3 (1.22%) OpenEmbedded
5 3 (1.22%) Yocto
6 2 (0.81%) Ajax
6 2 (0.81%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.81%) LDAP
6 2 (0.81%) Middleware
6 2 (0.81%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.41%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 97 (39.43%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.32%) Algorithms
2 18 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (6.91%) Robotics
4 11 (4.47%) Internet of Things
5 10 (4.07%) Device Driver
6 9 (3.66%) CUDA
6 9 (3.66%) Smart Energy
7 8 (3.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (2.85%) Verilog
9 6 (2.44%) VHDL
10 5 (2.03%) Digital TV
10 5 (2.03%) GPGPU
10 5 (2.03%) MPEG
10 5 (2.03%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.22%) iPad
11 3 (1.22%) Life Science
12 2 (0.81%) Biotechnology
12 2 (0.81%) CAN bus
12 2 (0.81%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.92%) Linux
2 19 (7.72%) Windows
3 11 (4.47%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (2.85%) Android
5 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.81%) Debian
6 2 (0.81%) FreeRTOS
6 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.41%) Robot Operating System
7 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.97%) Software Engineering
2 87 (35.37%) Mathematics
3 30 (12.20%) Physics
4 29 (11.79%) OO
5 25 (10.16%) Signal Processing
6 22 (8.94%) OOP
7 21 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (6.50%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (6.50%) Test Automation
9 11 (4.47%) Scrum
10 9 (3.66%) Cross-Platform Development
10 9 (3.66%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.66%) Telematics
11 8 (3.25%) Computer Vision
11 8 (3.25%) Programme Management
11 8 (3.25%) Project Management
12 7 (2.85%) Electronic Design Automation
13 6 (2.44%) CAD
13 6 (2.44%) Image Processing
13 6 (2.44%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 122 (49.59%) C++
2 115 (46.75%) C
3 67 (27.24%) Python
4 54 (21.95%) Embedded C
5 43 (17.48%) Java
6 32 (13.01%) C#
6 32 (13.01%) Embedded C++
7 16 (6.50%) Assembly Language
8 11 (4.47%) Perl
9 10 (4.07%) MATLAB
10 9 (3.66%) VC++
11 8 (3.25%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.81%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.81%) SQL
13 2 (0.81%) Tcl
13 2 (0.81%) VB
14 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 122 (49.59%) Degree
2 40 (16.26%) PhD
3 23 (9.35%) Security Cleared
4 18 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.03%) CCIE
5 5 (2.03%) CCNA
5 5 (2.03%) CCNP
5 5 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.03%) HND
5 5 (2.03%) RHCE
5 5 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.63%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.41%) CISM
7 1 (0.41%) CISSP
7 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.22%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (12.60%) Firmware
2 6 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.63%) Docker
3 4 (1.63%) iptables
4 2 (0.81%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
4 2 (0.81%) NFS
4 2 (0.81%) Samba
4 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.22%) Puppet
2 2 (0.81%) Ansible
2 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.41%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 10 (4.07%) Red Hat
2 8 (3.25%) VMware
3 5 (2.03%) Brocade
3 5 (2.03%) Cisco
3 5 (2.03%) F5
3 5 (2.03%) Fortinet
3 5 (2.03%) Juniper
3 5 (2.03%) NetApp
3 5 (2.03%) Palo Alto
3 5 (2.03%) Wind River
4 4 (1.63%) SAP
5 2 (0.81%) QNX
6 1 (0.41%) Citrix
6 1 (0.41%) EMC
6 1 (0.41%) Perforce
6 1 (0.41%) PTC