Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 38 87
Rank change year-on-year -35 +49 -15
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 93 208 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.56% 7.70% 2.82%
As % of the General category 11.08% 23.96% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 179 60
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 839 868 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.10% 32.11% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 561 633 667
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,876 £71,250 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% 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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 58 (62.37%) Degree
2 47 (50.54%) C++
3 41 (44.09%) Software Engineering
4 37 (39.78%) Computer Science
5 35 (37.63%) Python
6 33 (35.48%) C
7 24 (25.81%) Mathematics
8 23 (24.73%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (22.58%) Test Automation
10 20 (21.51%) Java
11 19 (20.43%) C#
12 18 (19.35%) Linux
12 18 (19.35%) Firmware
12 18 (19.35%) Physics
13 16 (17.20%) Embedded C
14 15 (16.13%) Internet
15 14 (15.05%) Wireless
15 14 (15.05%) Internet of Things
16 13 (13.98%) Embedded C++
17 12 (12.90%) Windows
18 11 (11.83%) Signal Processing
18 11 (11.83%) Kalman Filter
18 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (10.75%) Self-Motivation
19 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
20 9 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
21 8 (8.60%) .NET
21 8 (8.60%) Nanotechnology
21 8 (8.60%) Robotics
22 7 (7.53%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.15%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.23%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.08%) OrCAD
3 1 (1.08%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) Internet
2 14 (15.05%) Wireless
3 1 (1.08%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) MySQL
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.15%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.15%) Selenium
3 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.45%) Finance
3 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Software Engineer
2 24 (25.81%) Embedded Engineer
3 20 (21.51%) Electronics Engineer
3 20 (21.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 16 (17.20%) Test Engineer
5 14 (15.05%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) C Software Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Embedded C Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Consultant
8 10 (10.75%) C++ Consultant
8 10 (10.75%) Software Consultant
9 9 (9.68%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) .NET
2 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.15%) Ajax
3 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.15%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.15%) jQuery
3 2 (2.15%) TensorFlow
3 2 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (39.78%) Computer Science
2 14 (15.05%) Internet of Things
3 10 (10.75%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (8.60%) Robotics
5 5 (5.38%) Smart Energy
6 2 (2.15%) Fintech
6 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.15%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.08%) CPLD
7 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.08%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) Windows
3 7 (7.53%) Android
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.08%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (1.08%) Robot Operating System
5 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.09%) Software Engineering
2 24 (25.81%) Mathematics
3 23 (24.73%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 18 (19.35%) Physics
6 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.83%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (11.83%) Signal Processing
7 8 (8.60%) Nanotechnology
8 6 (6.45%) CAD
8 6 (6.45%) Scrum
9 5 (5.38%) Project Management
9 5 (5.38%) Telematics
9 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
10 4 (4.30%) B2B
10 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.30%) Validation
11 3 (3.23%) API Testing
11 3 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.54%) C++
2 35 (37.63%) Python
3 33 (35.48%) C
4 20 (21.51%) Java
5 19 (20.43%) C#
6 16 (17.20%) Embedded C
7 13 (13.98%) Embedded C++
8 7 (7.53%) SQL
9 6 (6.45%) Assembly Language
9 6 (6.45%) VC++
10 5 (5.38%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
12 3 (3.23%) MATLAB
12 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.23%) VB
13 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.08%) Perl
14 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (62.37%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.08%) ISEB
5 1 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 18 (19.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.08%) Apple
3 1 (1.08%) Cadence
3 1 (1.08%) QNX
3 1 (1.08%) Wind River