Period
to 17 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 116 169
Rank change year-on-year +65 +53 +54
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 242 23 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.65% 1.11% 1.70%
As % of the General category 7.65% 2.33% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 21 78
10th Percentile £43,750 £19,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,438 £19,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £74,313 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,164 986 3,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 60.85% 47.68% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,533 731 2,661
10th Percentile £26,050 £26,750 £25,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,428 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £63,125 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +8.49% +6.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the East of England

Electronics
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronics in the East of England.

Salary trend for Electronics in the East of England

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the East of England

Electronics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +47 155 £50,000 -16.67% 24
Cambridgeshire -25 56 £60,000 +54.84% 70
Essex +12 17 £51,250 -6.82% 9
Bedfordshire -14 8 £61,250 +16.67% 8
Suffolk - 5 - - 2
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 114 (47.11%) Instagram
2 75 (30.99%) Software Engineering
3 73 (30.17%) C
4 69 (28.51%) MATLAB
5 68 (28.10%) C++
6 67 (27.69%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (27.27%) TDD
8 61 (25.21%) Firmware
8 61 (25.21%) Social Skills
9 60 (24.79%) Degree
10 58 (23.97%) Simulink
11 56 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (19.01%) C#
12 46 (19.01%) Linux
13 44 (18.18%) Jenkins
14 42 (17.36%) DevOps
15 41 (16.94%) Mentoring
16 40 (16.53%) Validation
17 36 (14.88%) Windows
18 35 (14.46%) SDLC
18 35 (14.46%) Modbus
19 34 (14.05%) Technical Leadership
19 34 (14.05%) Rational Rhapsody
19 34 (14.05%) UML
20 33 (13.64%) Pair Programming
20 33 (13.64%) RS-485
20 33 (13.64%) RS-422
20 33 (13.64%) Software Testing
20 33 (13.64%) MISRA
21 32 (13.22%) IBM

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (5.79%) Confluence
2 1 (0.41%) Apache
2 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.41%) Apache Synapse
2 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 58 (23.97%) Simulink
2 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.41%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.79%) AWS
2 8 (3.31%) Azure
3 7 (2.89%) GCP
4 4 (1.65%) Power Platform
4 4 (1.65%) SaaS
5 3 (1.24%) Snowflake
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.41%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.46%) Modbus
2 33 (13.64%) RS-422
2 33 (13.64%) RS-485
3 19 (7.85%) Software-Defined Radio
4 6 (2.48%) Broadband
4 6 (2.48%) PBX
4 6 (2.48%) PSTN
4 6 (2.48%) TETRA
5 4 (1.65%) RS-232
6 2 (0.83%) DNS
6 2 (0.83%) Firewall
6 2 (0.83%) FTP
6 2 (0.83%) HTTP
6 2 (0.83%) MQTT
6 2 (0.83%) Profibus
6 2 (0.83%) SMTP
6 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.83%) VPN
6 2 (0.83%) WAN
6 2 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.65%) Big Data
2 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.65%) Power BI
3 3 (1.24%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (1.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.24%) Data Lake
3 3 (1.24%) Looker
3 3 (1.24%) QlikView
3 3 (1.24%) Spotfire
3 3 (1.24%) Tableau
4 2 (0.83%) SQLite
5 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.41%) OLAP
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 34 (14.05%) Rational Rhapsody
3 21 (8.68%) Rational Team Concert
4 15 (6.20%) JIRA
5 8 (3.31%) CMake
5 8 (3.31%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (2.48%) TestRail
7 5 (2.07%) GCC
8 4 (1.65%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.65%) Selenium
9 3 (1.24%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.83%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.41%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.41%) ReSharper
General
1 61 (25.21%) Social Skills
2 27 (11.16%) Manufacturing
3 23 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.85%) Influencing Skills
5 17 (7.02%) Finance
6 14 (5.79%) Organisational Skills
7 12 (4.96%) Marketing
8 9 (3.72%) Public Sector
8 9 (3.72%) Telecoms
9 8 (3.31%) Retail
10 4 (1.65%) Automotive
10 4 (1.65%) Billing
11 2 (0.83%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.83%) Law
12 1 (0.41%) Avionics
12 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (30.17%) Systems Engineer
2 61 (25.21%) Design Engineer
3 51 (21.07%) Electronics Engineer
4 48 (19.83%) Software Engineer
5 41 (16.94%) Embedded Engineer
6 35 (14.46%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
6 35 (14.46%) Software Design Engineer
7 31 (12.81%) Development Engineer
7 31 (12.81%) Software Development Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Architect
8 25 (10.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Radar Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Radio Design Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Radio Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Senior Design Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Senior Radar Engineer
8 25 (10.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 21 (8.68%) Control Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.55%) NumPy
2 8 (3.31%) SciPy
3 7 (2.89%) .NET
4 5 (2.07%) REST
5 3 (1.24%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.24%) LDAP
5 3 (1.24%) OAuth
5 3 (1.24%) OpenID
5 3 (1.24%) React
5 3 (1.24%) SAML
5 3 (1.24%) XML
6 2 (0.83%) HTML
6 2 (0.83%) JSON
6 2 (0.83%) MFC
7 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) Node.js
7 1 (0.41%) Qt
7 1 (0.41%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.16%) Algorithms
1 27 (11.16%) Embedded Systems
2 25 (10.33%) Smart City
3 19 (7.85%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (5.79%) Analogue Electronics
5 7 (2.89%) Tandem
6 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.65%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.24%) Blog
8 3 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.83%) Acoustics
9 2 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.83%) Robotics
9 2 (0.83%) Social Media
10 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.41%) FMCG
10 1 (0.41%) iPad
10 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.01%) Linux
2 36 (14.88%) Windows
3 3 (1.24%) VxWorks
4 2 (0.83%) ThreadX
4 2 (0.83%) Unix
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (30.99%) Software Engineering
2 67 (27.69%) Continuous Integration
3 66 (27.27%) TDD
4 56 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (17.36%) DevOps
6 41 (16.94%) Mentoring
7 40 (16.53%) Validation
8 35 (14.46%) SDLC
9 34 (14.05%) Technical Leadership
9 34 (14.05%) UML
10 33 (13.64%) Pair Programming
10 33 (13.64%) Software Testing
11 31 (12.81%) SysML
12 27 (11.16%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (10.74%) Collaborative Working
14 25 (10.33%) Feasibility Study
14 25 (10.33%) Signal Processing
15 22 (9.09%) Functional Testing
16 21 (8.68%) People Management
17 20 (8.26%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 73 (30.17%) C
2 69 (28.51%) MATLAB
3 68 (28.10%) C++
4 46 (19.01%) C#
5 20 (8.26%) Embedded C
5 20 (8.26%) Python
6 16 (6.61%) Ada
7 15 (6.20%) Embedded C++
8 8 (3.31%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.89%) SQL
10 5 (2.07%) Java
10 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.65%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.41%) Java 11
14 1 (0.41%) Scala
14 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 60 (24.79%) Degree
2 16 (6.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.24%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.83%) CEH
6 2 (0.83%) PhD
7 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.64%) MISRA
2 31 (12.81%) Def Stans
System Software
1 61 (25.21%) Firmware
2 3 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.41%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 114 (47.11%) Instagram
2 32 (13.22%) IBM
3 19 (7.85%) EMC
4 10 (4.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.72%) SAP
6 8 (3.31%) Oracle
7 3 (1.24%) Google
8 2 (0.83%) Apple
8 2 (0.83%) Klocwork
9 1 (0.41%) Databricks
9 1 (0.41%) NVIDIA
9 1 (0.41%) Parasoft
9 1 (0.41%) Ping Identity