Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 208 94
Rank change year-on-year +35 -114 +74
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 111 150 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.55% 1.31% 3.29%
As % of the General category 4.64% 3.46% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 69 102 315
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 2,391 4,334 4,502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.45% 37.96% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,650 3,021 3,433
East of England median annual salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +15 59 £55,000 +15.79% 104
Hertfordshire +39 23 £42,500 -10.53% 28
Essex +35 20 £42,500 - 13
Norfolk +8 6 £50,000 -33.33% 2
Bedfordshire +6 3 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 52 (46.85%) Degree
2 37 (33.33%) C
3 35 (31.53%) Software Engineering
4 32 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (27.93%) C++
6 28 (25.23%) Telecoms
7 26 (23.42%) Python
8 23 (20.72%) Firmware
9 22 (19.82%) Manufacturing
10 21 (18.92%) Marketing
11 20 (18.02%) Windows
12 19 (17.12%) Finance
13 18 (16.22%) C#
14 17 (15.32%) Digital Marketing
14 17 (15.32%) Test Automation
14 17 (15.32%) HTML
14 17 (15.32%) SAP
14 17 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (15.32%) Programme Management
14 17 (15.32%) Public Sector
14 17 (15.32%) Schematic Capture
15 16 (14.41%) Automotive
15 16 (14.41%) Internet
16 15 (13.51%) Embedded C
16 15 (13.51%) Internet of Things
16 15 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
17 14 (12.61%) SQL
17 14 (12.61%) Linux
17 14 (12.61%) Computer Science
18 13 (11.71%) Android

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 (4.50%) CMS
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) OrCAD
2 5 (4.50%) Windchill
3 4 (3.60%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.80%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.90%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) GCP
2 4 (3.60%) Google App Engine
2 4 (3.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) Internet
2 11 (9.91%) Wireless
3 7 (6.31%) Bluetooth
3 7 (6.31%) RS-232
3 7 (6.31%) ZigBee
4 6 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.60%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.70%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.70%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.80%) DNS
8 1 (0.90%) DHCP
8 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.90%) Firewall
8 1 (0.90%) MPLS
8 1 (0.90%) SMS
8 1 (0.90%) TETRA
8 1 (0.90%) VoIP
8 1 (0.90%) VPN
8 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.90%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (0.90%) GIS
2 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.50%) GNU Toolchain
2 5 (4.50%) Mercurial
3 4 (3.60%) JIRA
3 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.60%) webpack
4 2 (1.80%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.80%) JUnit
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.90%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.90%) FishEye
5 1 (0.90%) Hudson
5 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.90%) PyCharm
5 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.90%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (25.23%) Telecoms
2 22 (19.82%) Manufacturing
3 21 (18.92%) Marketing
4 19 (17.12%) Finance
5 17 (15.32%) Public Sector
6 16 (14.41%) Automotive
7 8 (7.21%) Games
8 4 (3.60%) Military
9 3 (2.70%) Advertising
10 2 (1.80%) German Language
11 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.90%) French Language
11 1 (0.90%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.90%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (18.92%) Software Engineer
2 20 (18.02%) Developer
3 19 (17.12%) Embedded Engineer
4 18 (16.22%) Electronics Engineer
5 16 (14.41%) Design Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (10.81%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 12 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
9 9 (8.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) C Software Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) Firmware Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) Senior C Software Engineer
10 8 (7.21%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.41%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.32%) HTML
2 12 (10.81%) CSS
3 10 (9.01%) React
4 8 (7.21%) .NET
4 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Core
5 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (5.41%) CSS3
5 6 (5.41%) HTML5
5 6 (5.41%) Redux
5 6 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (5.41%) Web Services
5 6 (5.41%) XML
6 5 (4.50%) LLVM
6 5 (4.50%) Node.js
6 5 (4.50%) OpenGL
6 5 (4.50%) OpenGL ES
6 5 (4.50%) Vulkan
6 5 (4.50%) Wayland
6 5 (4.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Internet of Things
2 11 (9.91%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (9.01%) Smartphone
4 9 (8.11%) Device Driver
4 9 (8.11%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (6.31%) Blog
6 5 (4.50%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.50%) Mobile Games
6 5 (4.50%) User Experience
6 5 (4.50%) Vector Graphics
6 5 (4.50%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.60%) Smart City
8 3 (2.70%) Analogue Electronics
8 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.70%) Clustering
8 3 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.70%) Verilog
8 3 (2.70%) VHDL
9 2 (1.80%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Windows
2 14 (12.61%) Linux
3 13 (11.71%) Android
4 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.60%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.80%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.90%) Unix
7 1 (0.90%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.53%) Software Engineering
2 32 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (15.32%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (15.32%) Programme Management
3 17 (15.32%) Schematic Capture
3 17 (15.32%) Test Automation
4 15 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (12.61%) Computer Science
6 12 (10.81%) Physics
7 10 (9.01%) Scrum
8 9 (8.11%) SDLC
9 8 (7.21%) Android Development
10 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (6.31%) Machine Learning
10 7 (6.31%) Mathematics
10 7 (6.31%) Prototyping
11 6 (5.41%) Creative Thinking
11 6 (5.41%) ITIL
11 6 (5.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.33%) C
2 31 (27.93%) C++
3 26 (23.42%) Python
4 18 (16.22%) C#
5 15 (13.51%) Embedded C
6 14 (12.61%) SQL
7 10 (9.01%) Perl
8 9 (8.11%) Embedded C++
9 7 (6.31%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.50%) PHP
10 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.60%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.60%) Java
12 1 (0.90%) Java 8
12 1 (0.90%) Lua
12 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (46.85%) Degree
2 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.70%) MCSA
5 3 (2.70%) MCSE
5 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.80%) ISEB
6 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.80%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.90%) CCNP
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) HNC
7 1 (0.90%) HND
7 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.70%) PMO
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 23 (20.72%) Firmware
2 8 (7.21%) Docker
3 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.90%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.90%) vSphere
5 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.60%) SCCM
3 3 (2.70%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.90%) Ansible
4 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.90%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) SCOM
4 1 (0.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) SAP
2 13 (11.71%) EMC
3 10 (9.01%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.31%) VMware
5 5 (4.50%) Google
6 4 (3.60%) Aruba
6 4 (3.60%) Cisco
6 4 (3.60%) HP
7 3 (2.70%) F5
7 3 (2.70%) Mitel
7 3 (2.70%) QNX
8 2 (1.80%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.80%) Citrix
8 2 (1.80%) Intel
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle
9 1 (0.90%) Actel
9 1 (0.90%) Altera
9 1 (0.90%) Isilon
9 1 (0.90%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 1 (0.90%) Meraki