Period
to 20 November 2019

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

Electronics
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 199 84
Rank change year-on-year +75 -115 +79
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 154 138 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.27% 1.35% 3.58%
As % of the General category 6.93% 3.69% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 90 100 341
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 2,223 3,743 4,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.75% 36.67% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,449 2,667 3,468
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +49 83 £50,000 - 74
Essex +31 36 £42,500 +34.92% 25
Hertfordshire +40 23 £46,000 +46.03% 35
Bedfordshire +10 6 £47,500 -11.63% 5
Norfolk -3 5 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Suffolk +5 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 70 (45.45%) C
1 70 (45.45%) Degree
2 55 (35.71%) C++
3 54 (35.06%) Python
4 52 (33.77%) Software Engineering
5 39 (25.32%) Linux
6 38 (24.68%) Windows
6 38 (24.68%) Telecoms
7 36 (23.38%) Computer Science
8 32 (20.78%) Automotive
9 31 (20.13%) Manufacturing
10 28 (18.18%) Finance
10 28 (18.18%) Firmware
11 27 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (16.88%) Marketing
13 22 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
13 22 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (14.29%) SAP
13 22 (14.29%) Programme Management
13 22 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
13 22 (14.29%) Public Sector
14 21 (13.64%) Military
14 21 (13.64%) Wireless
14 21 (13.64%) PHP
15 20 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (12.34%) SQL
17 18 (11.69%) Java
17 18 (11.69%) Embedded C
17 18 (11.69%) Security Cleared
17 18 (11.69%) Embedded Systems

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 5 (3.25%) CMS
2 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.30%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.30%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) GitHub
2 5 (3.25%) GCP
3 4 (2.60%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.65%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.64%) Wireless
2 15 (9.74%) Internet
3 10 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (4.55%) Bluetooth
5 6 (3.90%) GSM
5 6 (3.90%) LTE
5 6 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.90%) UMTS
5 6 (3.90%) ZigBee
6 4 (2.60%) Broadband
6 4 (2.60%) DNS
6 4 (2.60%) RS-232
7 3 (1.95%) DHCP
8 2 (1.30%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.65%) RS-485
9 1 (0.65%) TETRA
9 1 (0.65%) VLAN
9 1 (0.65%) VoIP
9 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.09%) MySQL
2 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.65%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.65%) GIS
3 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.65%) Power BI
3 1 (0.65%) QlikView
3 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.19%) JIRA
3 5 (3.25%) GNU Toolchain
3 5 (3.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.25%) Mercurial
4 4 (2.60%) webpack
5 3 (1.95%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.30%) Hudson
6 2 (1.30%) JUnit
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.65%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.65%) FishEye
7 1 (0.65%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 38 (24.68%) Telecoms
2 32 (20.78%) Automotive
3 31 (20.13%) Manufacturing
4 28 (18.18%) Finance
5 26 (16.88%) Marketing
6 22 (14.29%) Public Sector
7 21 (13.64%) Military
8 7 (4.55%) Aerospace
9 6 (3.90%) Advertising
10 5 (3.25%) Games
11 1 (0.65%) French Language
11 1 (0.65%) German Language
11 1 (0.65%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (24.68%) Software Engineer
2 32 (20.78%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (10.39%) Developer
4 15 (9.74%) Consultant
4 15 (9.74%) Electronics Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) Java Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) Java Software Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) JavaScript Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) PHP Software Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (7.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (6.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (6.49%) Firmware Engineer
7 10 (6.49%) Graduate
7 10 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) C Software Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (5.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.44%) Java EE
1 13 (8.44%) LAMP
2 12 (7.79%) HTML
3 7 (4.55%) CSS
4 6 (3.90%) AngularJS
4 6 (3.90%) React
4 6 (3.90%) Web Services
5 5 (3.25%) LLVM
5 5 (3.25%) Node.js
5 5 (3.25%) OpenGL
5 5 (3.25%) OpenGL ES
5 5 (3.25%) Vulkan
5 5 (3.25%) Wayland
5 5 (3.25%) XML
5 5 (3.25%) XSLT
6 4 (2.60%) Express
6 4 (2.60%) jQuery
6 4 (2.60%) Laravel
6 4 (2.60%) Sass
7 3 (1.95%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 11 (7.14%) Clustering
4 10 (6.49%) Smartphone
5 8 (5.19%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.19%) Device Driver
5 8 (5.19%) EMC VNX
6 5 (3.25%) Mobile Games
6 5 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.25%) Smart City
6 5 (3.25%) Vector Graphics
6 5 (3.25%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (2.60%) User Experience
8 2 (1.30%) Acoustics
8 2 (1.30%) Analogue Electronics
8 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.30%) Verilog
8 2 (1.30%) VHDL
9 1 (0.65%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.32%) Linux
2 38 (24.68%) Windows
3 14 (9.09%) Android
4 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.60%) Unix
6 3 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.77%) Software Engineering
2 36 (23.38%) Computer Science
3 27 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 22 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 20 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (11.04%) Mathematics
7 16 (10.39%) Test Automation
8 13 (8.44%) Web Development
9 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (7.79%) Physics
10 11 (7.14%) Schematic Capture
10 11 (7.14%) SDLC
11 10 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (6.49%) Signal Processing
12 9 (5.84%) Android Development
13 8 (5.19%) DevOps
13 8 (5.19%) Security Monitoring
13 8 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (45.45%) C
2 55 (35.71%) C++
3 54 (35.06%) Python
4 21 (13.64%) PHP
5 19 (12.34%) SQL
6 18 (11.69%) Embedded C
6 18 (11.69%) Java
7 14 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 10 (6.49%) Embedded C++
8 10 (6.49%) Perl
9 9 (5.84%) C#
10 8 (5.19%) Assembly Language
11 5 (3.25%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.60%) Ada
13 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.65%) Java 8
15 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.65%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 70 (45.45%) Degree
2 22 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (11.69%) Security Cleared
4 13 (8.44%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.60%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.30%) CCNA
7 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.65%) HNC
8 1 (0.65%) HND
8 1 (0.65%) ISEB
8 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) SLA
2 3 (1.95%) JTAG
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 28 (18.18%) Firmware
2 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.90%) Docker
4 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.95%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.30%) XenApp
6 1 (0.65%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.30%) SCCM
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) PowerCLI
3 1 (0.65%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) SCOM
3 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (14.29%) SAP
2 12 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.14%) VMware
4 9 (5.84%) 3PAR
4 9 (5.84%) EMC
5 8 (5.19%) Isilon
6 5 (3.25%) Google
7 3 (1.95%) Citrix
7 3 (1.95%) QNX
8 2 (1.30%) Altera
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle
8 2 (1.30%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.65%) Brocade
9 1 (0.65%) HP
9 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.65%) Tableau
9 1 (0.65%) T-Plan