Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 75 82 109
Rank change year-on-year +7 +27 +85
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 224 72 165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.77% 2.88% 2.71%
As % of the General category 5.74% 5.63% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 107
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,750 £27,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +17.65% +11.84%
75th Percentile £64,063 £66,250 £55,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £96,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% 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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,904 1,278 3,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 65.65% 51.16% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,645 863 2,313
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,300 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,297 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.15% -2.11% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,864
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -11 105 £29,000 -42.00% 22
Cambridgeshire -5 85 £60,000 +2.13% 59
Essex - 25 £51,250 - 6
Suffolk -8 13 - - 2
Bedfordshire -21 2 £56,250 +60.71% 4
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 91 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 83 (37.05%) C
3 71 (31.70%) Social Skills
4 69 (30.80%) Degree
5 59 (26.34%) C++
6 56 (25.00%) Firmware
7 55 (24.55%) Computer Science
8 53 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (20.09%) MATLAB
10 44 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (17.86%) Windows
12 39 (17.41%) Mathematics
12 39 (17.41%) Algorithms
13 38 (16.96%) TDD
14 37 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
15 36 (16.07%) Jenkins
15 36 (16.07%) Linux
16 35 (15.63%) Simulink
16 35 (15.63%) MISRA
16 35 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
17 33 (14.73%) Modbus
18 31 (13.84%) C#
19 30 (13.39%) Mentoring
20 27 (12.05%) Smartphone
21 26 (11.61%) Validation
22 25 (11.16%) Python
22 25 (11.16%) DevOps
23 24 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
23 24 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
24 23 (10.27%) Rational Team Concert

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 10 (4.46%) Confluence
2 2 (0.89%) Apache
2 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.89%) Apache Synapse
Applications
1 35 (15.63%) Simulink
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.89%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.36%) AWS
2 7 (3.13%) Azure
2 7 (3.13%) GCP
3 3 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.34%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (0.89%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 2 (0.89%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.45%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.73%) Modbus
2 18 (8.04%) RS-422
2 18 (8.04%) RS-485
3 15 (6.70%) FTP
3 15 (6.70%) HTTP
3 15 (6.70%) HTTPS
3 15 (6.70%) MQTT
3 15 (6.70%) Profibus
3 15 (6.70%) SMTP
3 15 (6.70%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.91%) Software-Defined Radio
5 10 (4.46%) Wireless
6 9 (4.02%) Internet
7 3 (1.34%) Broadband
7 3 (1.34%) PBX
7 3 (1.34%) PSTN
7 3 (1.34%) RS-232
7 3 (1.34%) TETRA
7 3 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.70%) SQLite
2 8 (3.57%) Big Data
3 4 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.34%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.89%) MySQL
5 2 (0.89%) OLAP
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.89%) Power BI
5 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.89%) Tableau
6 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (16.07%) Jenkins
2 23 (10.27%) Rational Team Concert
3 20 (8.93%) Rational Rhapsody
4 16 (7.14%) JIRA
5 15 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (6.70%) Visual Studio
6 13 (5.80%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.46%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (4.02%) CMake
9 4 (1.79%) Selenium
10 3 (1.34%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.34%) GCC
10 3 (1.34%) LabVIEW
10 3 (1.34%) TestRail
11 2 (0.89%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.45%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.45%) git-flow
12 1 (0.45%) JMeter
12 1 (0.45%) PyCharm
General
1 71 (31.70%) Social Skills
2 37 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.48%) Marketing
4 18 (8.04%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.91%) Finance
5 11 (4.91%) Influencing Skills
6 9 (4.02%) Automotive
6 9 (4.02%) Public Sector
7 6 (2.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 5 (2.23%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (2.23%) Retail
8 5 (2.23%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 42 (18.75%) Architect
3 40 (17.86%) Embedded Engineer
4 37 (16.52%) Systems Engineer
5 33 (14.73%) Design Engineer
6 25 (11.16%) Electronics Engineer
7 23 (10.27%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
7 23 (10.27%) Software Design Engineer
8 20 (8.93%) Development Engineer
8 20 (8.93%) Software Development Engineer
9 17 (7.59%) Technology Architect
10 15 (6.70%) Control Systems Engineer
11 14 (6.25%) Data Engineer
12 13 (5.80%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
12 13 (5.80%) Firmware Engineer
12 13 (5.80%) Senior Firmware Engineer
13 12 (5.36%) Security Architect
14 11 (4.91%) Python Engineer
15 10 (4.46%) Lead Security Architect
15 10 (4.46%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.36%) NumPy
2 7 (3.13%) SciPy
3 6 (2.68%) AngularJS
3 6 (2.68%) OpenCL
3 6 (2.68%) OpenGL
3 6 (2.68%) OpenGL ES
3 6 (2.68%) React
3 6 (2.68%) Vulkan
4 4 (1.79%) .NET
5 3 (1.34%) HTML
6 2 (0.89%) D3.js
6 2 (0.89%) JSON
6 2 (0.89%) MFC
6 2 (0.89%) RESTful
7 1 (0.45%) CSS
7 1 (0.45%) LDAP
7 1 (0.45%) OpenID
7 1 (0.45%) SAML
7 1 (0.45%) Web Services
7 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.41%) Algorithms
2 27 (12.05%) Smartphone
3 24 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (8.04%) Analogue Electronics
5 16 (7.14%) Robotics
6 14 (6.25%) Tandem
7 12 (5.36%) Blog
7 12 (5.36%) FPGA
8 11 (4.91%) Management Information System
9 10 (4.46%) Social Media
10 9 (4.02%) Internet of Things
10 9 (4.02%) Smart City
11 6 (2.68%) Device Driver
11 6 (2.68%) Life Science
11 6 (2.68%) Mali
11 6 (2.68%) VLSI
12 4 (1.79%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.45%) 3D Printing
13 1 (0.45%) MMIC
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.86%) Windows
2 36 (16.07%) Linux
3 15 (6.70%) ThreadX
3 15 (6.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 6 (2.68%) Android
5 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.34%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 55 (24.55%) Computer Science
3 53 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (17.41%) Mathematics
6 38 (16.96%) TDD
7 35 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (13.39%) Mentoring
9 26 (11.61%) Validation
10 25 (11.16%) DevOps
11 22 (9.82%) Machine Learning
12 21 (9.38%) Embedded Software Development
12 21 (9.38%) People Management
13 20 (8.93%) Business Development
13 20 (8.93%) Business Enablement
13 20 (8.93%) SysML
13 20 (8.93%) UML
14 18 (8.04%) Pair Programming
15 17 (7.59%) Computer Vision
15 17 (7.59%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.05%) C
2 59 (26.34%) C++
3 45 (20.09%) MATLAB
4 31 (13.84%) C#
5 25 (11.16%) Python
6 13 (5.80%) Ada
7 10 (4.46%) SQL
8 8 (3.57%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.13%) Embedded C
9 7 (3.13%) Embedded C++
9 7 (3.13%) Java
10 6 (2.68%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.89%) Bash
11 2 (0.89%) Rust
12 1 (0.45%) ES6
12 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) Scala
12 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (30.80%) Degree
2 18 (8.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (6.25%) PhD
4 10 (4.46%) CEH
5 8 (3.57%) Master's Degree
6 5 (2.23%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.63%) MISRA
2 20 (8.93%) Def Stans
3 8 (3.57%) QA
4 2 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 56 (25.00%) Firmware
2 8 (3.57%) Docker
3 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.23%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.34%) Puppet
2 3 (1.34%) Terraform
3 1 (0.45%) Ansible
3 1 (0.45%) PingFederate
3 1 (0.45%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (8.93%) IBM
2 15 (6.70%) Klocwork
3 11 (4.91%) EMC
4 7 (3.13%) Splunk
5 5 (2.23%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle
7 3 (1.34%) Apple
7 3 (1.34%) SAP
8 2 (0.89%) Databricks
8 2 (0.89%) NVIDIA
8 2 (0.89%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.45%) ANSYS
9 1 (0.45%) Google
9 1 (0.45%) Ping Identity