Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 925 1005 955
Rank change year-on-year +80 -50 +90
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 196 168 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 165 140 251
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £52,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 147,097 157,575 174,804
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.90% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,487 127,172 147,944
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Electronics Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics Engineer in England

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Electronics Engineer in England

Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics Engineer in England

Electronics Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
South East +32 89 £45,000 +12.50% 40
South West +29 30 £49,000 +22.50% 15
Midlands +6 26 £45,000 +3.15% 22
West Midlands +26 23 £45,000 - 13
North of England +33 18 £45,000 +9.76% 14
London +50 17 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East of England +18 17 £47,500 +35.71% 17
Yorkshire +31 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
North West +8 6 £45,000 +9.76% 8
East Midlands -23 3 £31,000 -22.50% 8
North East -8 1 £35,000 - 5
Electronics Engineer
UK

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Electronics Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 170 (86.73%) Electronics
2 79 (40.31%) Firmware
3 74 (37.76%) C
4 61 (31.12%) Degree
5 44 (22.45%) Schematic Capture
5 44 (22.45%) Manufacturing
6 39 (19.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 36 (18.37%) Embedded C
7 36 (18.37%) EMC
8 35 (17.86%) Validation
9 26 (13.27%) C++
10 25 (12.76%) Software Engineering
11 22 (11.22%) Bluetooth
12 21 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
13 20 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (9.18%) Automotive
15 17 (8.67%) CAD
15 17 (8.67%) Wireless
15 17 (8.67%) Collaborative Working
16 16 (8.16%) Python
16 16 (8.16%) Linux
16 16 (8.16%) C#
16 16 (8.16%) Aerospace
16 16 (8.16%) Marketing
17 15 (7.65%) Xilinx
17 15 (7.65%) Physics
18 14 (7.14%) SC Cleared
18 14 (7.14%) Security Cleared
18 14 (7.14%) Windows
18 14 (7.14%) Finance

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (0.51%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) OrCAD
2 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.53%) Simulink
4 1 (0.51%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.22%) Bluetooth
2 17 (8.67%) Wireless
3 12 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (4.08%) GSM
5 6 (3.06%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.04%) NFC
6 4 (2.04%) ZigBee
7 3 (1.53%) RS-232
8 2 (1.02%) RS-485
8 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.02%) Z-Wave
9 1 (0.51%) Broadband
9 1 (0.51%) DHCP
9 1 (0.51%) DNS
9 1 (0.51%) Firewall
9 1 (0.51%) FTP
9 1 (0.51%) ICMP
9 1 (0.51%) Network Security
9 1 (0.51%) RS-422
Development Applications
1 9 (4.59%) LabVIEW
1 9 (4.59%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
4 1 (0.51%) RSpec
4 1 (0.51%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 170 (86.73%) Electronics
2 44 (22.45%) Manufacturing
3 18 (9.18%) Automotive
4 16 (8.16%) Aerospace
4 16 (8.16%) Marketing
5 14 (7.14%) Finance
6 7 (3.57%) Military
7 6 (3.06%) Games
7 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Avionics
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
9 1 (0.51%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (0.51%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.51%) Flash
2 1 (0.51%) mod_perl
2 1 (0.51%) QML
2 1 (0.51%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.59%) VHDL
5 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.04%) Acoustics
7 4 (2.04%) Robotics
7 4 (2.04%) Verilog
8 3 (1.53%) SCADA
9 2 (1.02%) CAN bus
9 2 (1.02%) Smart Home
9 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.51%) Life Science
10 1 (0.51%) Optoelectronics
10 1 (0.51%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.16%) Linux
2 14 (7.14%) Windows
3 9 (4.59%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (0.51%) Android
4 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.45%) Schematic Capture
2 35 (17.86%) Validation
3 25 (12.76%) Software Engineering
4 20 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (8.67%) CAD
5 17 (8.67%) Collaborative Working
6 15 (7.65%) Physics
7 12 (6.12%) Prototyping
8 10 (5.10%) Embedded Software Development
8 10 (5.10%) Mentoring
8 10 (5.10%) Project Management
9 9 (4.59%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (4.59%) Signal Processing
9 9 (4.59%) SysML
9 9 (4.59%) UML
10 8 (4.08%) FMEA
10 8 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (3.06%) Data Acquisition
12 6 (3.06%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.76%) C
2 36 (18.37%) Embedded C
3 26 (13.27%) C++
4 16 (8.16%) C#
4 16 (8.16%) Python
5 11 (5.61%) VB
6 4 (2.04%) Delphi
6 4 (2.04%) Embedded C++
6 4 (2.04%) MATLAB
6 4 (2.04%) Tcl
7 3 (1.53%) Java
8 2 (1.02%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.02%) Fortran
9 1 (0.51%) Perl
9 1 (0.51%) SQL
9 1 (0.51%) VBA
9 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (31.12%) Degree
2 14 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 14 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.08%) HND
4 4 (2.04%) PhD
5 3 (1.53%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.02%) HNC
6 2 (1.02%) MPhil
7 1 (0.51%) CCNP
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) QA
2 8 (4.08%) DO-178B
3 7 (3.57%) MISRA
3 7 (3.57%) MISRA C
4 6 (3.06%) DO-254
5 5 (2.55%) DO-160
5 5 (2.55%) IEC 61508
5 5 (2.55%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.02%) ISO 26262
6 2 (1.02%) JTAG
7 1 (0.51%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 79 (40.31%) Firmware
2 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Ansible
1 1 (0.51%) Nagios
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (18.37%) EMC
2 15 (7.65%) Xilinx
3 14 (7.14%) Altera
4 13 (6.63%) Atmel
5 5 (2.55%) Cadence
5 5 (2.55%) SAP
6 3 (1.53%) Freescale
7 2 (1.02%) F5
7 2 (1.02%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.02%) Twitter
8 1 (0.51%) Dell
8 1 (0.51%) HP
8 1 (0.51%) IBM
8 1 (0.51%) Intel
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle
8 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.51%) Siemens
8 1 (0.51%) Solace