Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 968 920 1048
Rank change year-on-year -48 +128 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 180 270 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 149 263 202
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +29 51 £38,750 -12.92% 5
Midlands +41 43 £44,375 +10.94% 1
East of England +10 38 £40,000 -15.79% 5
London -15 25 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands +38 24 £41,875 -0.30%
West Midlands +18 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West +3 14 £40,000 +14.29% 1
North of England -15 9 £40,500 +4.52% 4
North West -14 6 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Yorkshire +19 2 £38,750 +6.90%
North East +8 1 - - 1
Electronics Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Electronics Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 160 (88.89%) Electronics
2 92 (51.11%) C
3 82 (45.56%) Degree
4 61 (33.89%) EMC
5 56 (31.11%) Manufacturing
6 50 (27.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 46 (25.56%) Embedded C
8 42 (23.33%) Schematic Capture
9 40 (22.22%) VHDL
10 39 (21.67%) C++
11 30 (16.67%) Firmware
12 24 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 23 (12.78%) Prototyping
14 22 (12.22%) Finance
14 22 (12.22%) Ethernet
15 21 (11.67%) Validation
16 20 (11.11%) CAD
17 19 (10.56%) Embedded Software Development
18 18 (10.00%) Project Management
19 16 (8.89%) Telecoms
19 16 (8.89%) Signal Processing
20 14 (7.78%) Embedded Systems
20 14 (7.78%) Verilog
20 14 (7.78%) Linux
21 13 (7.22%) HND
21 13 (7.22%) Assembly Language
22 12 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
22 12 (6.67%) SAP
22 12 (6.67%) Programme Management
22 12 (6.67%) Marketing

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 11 (6.11%) OrCAD
2 6 (3.33%) Simulink
3 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.11%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.56%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.22%) Ethernet
2 11 (6.11%) Wireless
3 10 (5.56%) Bluetooth
4 8 (4.44%) RS-232
5 7 (3.89%) RS-485
6 5 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.22%) Internet
7 4 (2.22%) Modbus
8 3 (1.67%) SNMP
8 3 (1.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.11%) GPRS
9 2 (1.11%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.56%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.56%) Profibus
10 1 (0.56%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.22%) MySQL
1 4 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.22%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.56%) CANoe
2 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 160 (88.89%) Electronics
2 56 (31.11%) Manufacturing
3 22 (12.22%) Finance
4 16 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.67%) Marketing
6 10 (5.56%) Automotive
7 6 (3.33%) Retail
8 4 (2.22%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.56%) Front Office
9 1 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.78%) .NET
2 3 (1.67%) RESTful
3 2 (1.11%) QML
3 2 (1.11%) Qt
4 1 (0.56%) CSS
4 1 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) jQuery
4 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (27.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 40 (22.22%) VHDL
3 14 (7.78%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (7.78%) Verilog
4 10 (5.56%) Robotics
5 9 (5.00%) CPLD
6 7 (3.89%) ASIC
7 6 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.78%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.22%) Acoustics
9 4 (2.22%) CAN bus
9 4 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.67%) Spread Betting
11 2 (1.11%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.56%) Derivative
12 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.56%) Optoelectronics
12 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.78%) Linux
2 3 (1.67%) Android
3 2 (1.11%) Windows
4 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.33%) Schematic Capture
2 24 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 23 (12.78%) Prototyping
4 21 (11.67%) Validation
5 20 (11.11%) CAD
6 19 (10.56%) Embedded Software Development
7 18 (10.00%) Project Management
8 16 (8.89%) Signal Processing
9 12 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (6.67%) Programme Management
10 11 (6.11%) Physics
11 10 (5.56%) FPGA Design
12 8 (4.44%) Electronic Trading
13 6 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
14 5 (2.78%) Component Testing
14 5 (2.78%) SDLC
14 5 (2.78%) System Testing
14 5 (2.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 92 (51.11%) C
2 46 (25.56%) Embedded C
3 39 (21.67%) C++
4 13 (7.22%) Assembly Language
5 11 (6.11%) MATLAB
6 10 (5.56%) C#
6 10 (5.56%) Python
7 5 (2.78%) SQL
8 4 (2.22%) Embedded C++
8 4 (2.22%) Java
8 4 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.11%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) Delphi
10 1 (0.56%) R
10 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (45.56%) Degree
2 13 (7.22%) HND
3 4 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.22%) HNC
3 4 (2.22%) PhD
4 2 (1.11%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) MISRA
1 5 (2.78%) MISRA C
2 3 (1.67%) ISO 13485
3 2 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.56%) DO-254
4 1 (0.56%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.56%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 30 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 61 (33.89%) EMC
2 12 (6.67%) SAP
3 7 (3.89%) Xilinx
4 6 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.33%) Twitter
5 4 (2.22%) Progress
6 3 (1.67%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (1.11%) Cadence
8 1 (0.56%) Altera
8 1 (0.56%) Intel