Period
to 24 April 2018

The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 870 952 1023
Rank change year-on-year +82 +71 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 290 180 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 264 180 181
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £64,250 £56,150 £58,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 160,084 154,564 184,853
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 131,892 129,374 156,743
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +39 108 £42,500 -5.56% 20
East of England +30 66 £47,500 -5.00% 17
South West +12 46 £45,000 +26.76% 12
London -11 39 £42,500 -39.29% 4
North of England -12 24 £45,000 +20.00% 5
West Midlands -2 14 £50,000 +44.93% 5
Midlands -27 14 £50,000 +25.00% 5
North West -26 10 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Yorkshire +14 9 £50,000 +25.00% 1
North East -25 5 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Electronics Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 242 (83.45%) Electronics
2 147 (50.69%) Degree
3 114 (39.31%) C
4 69 (23.79%) Schematic Capture
4 69 (23.79%) EMC
5 57 (19.66%) C++
6 54 (18.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 50 (17.24%) Firmware
8 47 (16.21%) Embedded C
9 36 (12.41%) Manufacturing
10 35 (12.07%) Validation
11 33 (11.38%) Signal Processing
12 29 (10.00%) OrCAD
12 29 (10.00%) Automotive
13 28 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
13 28 (9.66%) Embedded Systems
14 26 (8.97%) Software Engineering
14 26 (8.97%) Wireless
15 25 (8.62%) Project Management
16 24 (8.28%) CAD
16 24 (8.28%) Aerospace
17 22 (7.59%) Finance
17 22 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (7.59%) Ethernet
17 22 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
18 20 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
18 20 (6.90%) Python
19 19 (6.55%) VHDL
19 19 (6.55%) Electronic Trading

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:

Applications
1 29 (10.00%) OrCAD
2 12 (4.14%) Simulink
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.97%) Wireless
2 22 (7.59%) Ethernet
3 15 (5.17%) RS-232
4 8 (2.76%) NFC
5 7 (2.41%) ZigBee
6 6 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.72%) GPRS
8 4 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (1.38%) Firewall
8 4 (1.38%) Internet
8 4 (1.38%) iSCSI
8 4 (1.38%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.38%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.38%) Wideband
9 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.34%) FlexRay
9 1 (0.34%) GSM
9 1 (0.34%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.48%) MySQL
1 13 (4.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (3.10%) LabVIEW
2 3 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.34%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Selenium
4 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 242 (83.45%) Electronics
2 36 (12.41%) Manufacturing
3 29 (10.00%) Automotive
4 24 (8.28%) Aerospace
5 22 (7.59%) Finance
6 9 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.07%) Marketing
8 5 (1.72%) Avionics
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.48%) .NET
1 13 (4.48%) RESTful
2 5 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.34%) jQuery
3 1 (0.34%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 28 (9.66%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (6.55%) VHDL
6 18 (6.21%) Robotics
7 15 (5.17%) Computer Science
7 15 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (4.48%) Acoustics
8 13 (4.48%) Spread Betting
9 10 (3.45%) Algorithms
10 9 (3.10%) CAN bus
11 5 (1.72%) Verilog
12 3 (1.03%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.69%) CPLD
14 1 (0.34%) ASIC
14 1 (0.34%) Derivative
14 1 (0.34%) Equities
14 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.52%) Linux
2 8 (2.76%) Windows
3 6 (2.07%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (1.72%) Robot Operating System
5 4 (1.38%) CentOS
5 4 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.03%) Unix
7 1 (0.34%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (23.79%) Schematic Capture
2 35 (12.07%) Validation
3 33 (11.38%) Signal Processing
4 28 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (8.97%) Software Engineering
6 25 (8.62%) Project Management
7 24 (8.28%) CAD
8 22 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (6.55%) Electronic Trading
11 16 (5.52%) Digital Signal Processing
11 16 (5.52%) Physics
12 15 (5.17%) TDD
13 14 (4.83%) FPGA Design
13 14 (4.83%) SDLC
14 13 (4.48%) Asynchronous Programming
14 13 (4.48%) Multithreaded Programming
14 13 (4.48%) Multithreading
14 13 (4.48%) Unit Testing
15 12 (4.14%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 114 (39.31%) C
2 57 (19.66%) C++
3 47 (16.21%) Embedded C
4 20 (6.90%) Python
5 17 (5.86%) C#
6 15 (5.17%) MATLAB
7 14 (4.83%) Assembly Language
7 14 (4.83%) SQL
8 7 (2.41%) Java
9 4 (1.38%) Embedded C++
10 3 (1.03%) Delphi
11 2 (0.69%) Perl
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) Tcl
12 1 (0.34%) VB
12 1 (0.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 147 (50.69%) Degree
2 15 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (4.48%) PhD
5 12 (4.14%) HND
6 4 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.69%) HNC
8 1 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.79%) QA
2 8 (2.76%) DO-160
2 8 (2.76%) IEC 61508
3 5 (1.72%) ISO 13485
4 4 (1.38%) DO-254
4 4 (1.38%) ECSS
5 3 (1.03%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.69%) HAZOP
6 2 (0.69%) MISRA
6 2 (0.69%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
System Software
1 50 (17.24%) Firmware
2 4 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.38%) Puppet
1 4 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 69 (23.79%) EMC
2 17 (5.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.45%) Xilinx
4 9 (3.10%) Altera
5 5 (1.72%) Progress
6 4 (1.38%) Citrix
6 4 (1.38%) NetApp
6 4 (1.38%) Oracle
6 4 (1.38%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.38%) SolarWinds
6 4 (1.38%) Splunk
6 4 (1.38%) VMware
7 3 (1.03%) Freescale
7 3 (1.03%) SAP
8 2 (0.69%) Cadence
8 2 (0.69%) Intel
8 2 (0.69%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.34%) Atmel