Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 85 38
Rank change year-on-year +32 -47 +29
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 76 55 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.08% 2.66% 7.80%
As % of the General category 15.51% 7.88% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 200
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,750 £29,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £75,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 490 698 1,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.75% 33.82% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 253 522 754
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,125 £29,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £71,250 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.42% - +3.26%

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 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 48 (63.16%) Python
2 42 (55.26%) Degree
3 41 (53.95%) C
3 41 (53.95%) C++
4 33 (43.42%) Software Engineering
5 31 (40.79%) Linux
6 30 (39.47%) Automotive
7 26 (34.21%) Windows
8 24 (31.58%) Computer Science
9 20 (26.32%) Wireless
10 17 (22.37%) Military
10 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (22.37%) Computer Science Degree
11 15 (19.74%) Telecoms
12 14 (18.42%) Java
12 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
12 14 (18.42%) PHP
12 14 (18.42%) MySQL
12 14 (18.42%) Internet
12 14 (18.42%) Android
12 14 (18.42%) Internet of Things
13 13 (17.11%) Embedded Systems
13 13 (17.11%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (17.11%) Java EE
13 13 (17.11%) Web Development
13 13 (17.11%) LAMP
14 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
14 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
15 10 (13.16%) Smartphone
15 10 (13.16%) Embedded C

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 5 (6.58%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) Wireless
2 14 (18.42%) Internet
3 6 (7.89%) Bluetooth
3 6 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (7.89%) ZigBee
4 5 (6.58%) GSM
4 5 (6.58%) LTE
4 5 (6.58%) UMTS
5 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.32%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) GNU Toolchain
2 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.58%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.95%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.32%) GitLab
5 1 (1.32%) Hudson
5 1 (1.32%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (39.47%) Automotive
2 17 (22.37%) Military
3 15 (19.74%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.89%) Finance
5 5 (6.58%) Games
6 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.63%) Advertising
8 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Software Engineer
2 15 (19.74%) Embedded Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Java Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) JavaScript Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) PHP Software Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) C Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Electronics Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Graduate
7 6 (7.89%) Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Java EE
1 13 (17.11%) LAMP
2 6 (7.89%) HTML
3 5 (6.58%) LLVM
3 5 (6.58%) OpenGL
3 5 (6.58%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (6.58%) Vulkan
3 5 (6.58%) Wayland
3 5 (6.58%) XML
3 5 (6.58%) XSLT
4 3 (3.95%) Android NDK
4 3 (3.95%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Internet of Things
2 13 (17.11%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (13.16%) Smartphone
4 8 (10.53%) Device Driver
5 5 (6.58%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.58%) Mobile Games
5 5 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.58%) Smart City
5 5 (6.58%) Vector Graphics
5 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.32%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Handset
6 1 (1.32%) Life Science
6 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.32%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.79%) Linux
2 26 (34.21%) Windows
3 14 (18.42%) Android
4 6 (7.89%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.95%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Software Engineering
2 24 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.11%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (17.11%) Web Development
5 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 9 (11.84%) Android Development
7 8 (10.53%) SDLC
8 6 (7.89%) DevOps
8 6 (7.89%) iOS Development
8 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.58%) Computer Architecture
9 5 (6.58%) Content Development
9 5 (6.58%) Content Management
9 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.58%) Machine Learning
9 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
9 5 (6.58%) Open Source
9 5 (6.58%) Open Source Development
9 5 (6.58%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (63.16%) Python
2 41 (53.95%) C
2 41 (53.95%) C++
3 14 (18.42%) Java
3 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.42%) PHP
4 10 (13.16%) Embedded C
4 10 (13.16%) Perl
5 9 (11.84%) Embedded C++
6 6 (7.89%) C#
7 3 (3.95%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (55.26%) Degree
2 17 (22.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) JTAG
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Firmware
2 5 (6.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (3.95%) QNX
2 1 (1.32%) EMC
2 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com