Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 1021 995
Rank change year-on-year +172 -26 +56
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 297 154 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.092% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.095% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 276 147 196
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.27%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.27%

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 155,964 161,695 184,216
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.19% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,042 132,662 156,530
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 £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +92 138 £45,000 - 12
South West +57 56 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East of England +28 46 £50,000 - 9
Midlands -4 29 £46,250 +10.12% 8
West Midlands +36 28 £47,500 +11.76% 4
North of England +10 20 £45,000 +14.65% 9
London +17 16 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire +28 7 £50,000 +21.21% 1
North West -4 7 £45,000 +9.76% 6
North East -21 6 £44,750 +19.33% 2
East Midlands -19 1 £40,000 - 4
Electronics Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 255 (85.86%) Electronics
2 126 (42.42%) Degree
3 117 (39.39%) C
4 80 (26.94%) Schematic Capture
5 74 (24.92%) Firmware
6 70 (23.57%) EMC
7 66 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 51 (17.17%) Embedded C
9 48 (16.16%) Validation
10 45 (15.15%) C++
11 42 (14.14%) Manufacturing
12 37 (12.46%) Automotive
13 36 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
14 34 (11.45%) Wireless
15 32 (10.77%) Signal Processing
16 31 (10.44%) CAD
17 27 (9.09%) OrCAD
18 24 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (8.08%) Project Management
18 24 (8.08%) Aerospace
18 24 (8.08%) Xilinx
19 22 (7.41%) Altera
19 22 (7.41%) Software Engineering
20 21 (7.07%) Finance
20 21 (7.07%) Kalman Filter
21 20 (6.73%) Embedded Systems
22 19 (6.40%) Prototyping
22 19 (6.40%) C#
22 19 (6.40%) Linux
23 18 (6.06%) Security Cleared

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 27 (9.09%) OrCAD
2 8 (2.69%) Simulink
3 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.34%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.45%) Wireless
2 13 (4.38%) Ethernet
3 10 (3.37%) Bluetooth
4 8 (2.69%) NFC
5 6 (2.02%) RS-232
5 6 (2.02%) ZigBee
6 4 (1.35%) GPRS
7 3 (1.01%) Wideband
8 2 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.67%) Firewall
8 2 (0.67%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.67%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.34%) DHCP
9 1 (0.34%) DNS
9 1 (0.34%) FTP
9 1 (0.34%) GSM
9 1 (0.34%) ICMP
9 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.35%) MySQL
1 4 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (3.37%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (2.69%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.36%) LabVIEW
4 2 (0.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.34%) JIRA
5 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 255 (85.86%) Electronics
2 42 (14.14%) Manufacturing
3 37 (12.46%) Automotive
4 24 (8.08%) Aerospace
5 21 (7.07%) Finance
6 11 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.03%) Marketing
8 6 (2.02%) Military
9 5 (1.68%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.02%) .NET
2 4 (1.35%) RESTful
3 2 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.34%) Flash
4 1 (0.34%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 66 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 24 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.73%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (5.39%) Acoustics
5 14 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (3.70%) VHDL
7 8 (2.69%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.36%) Robotics
9 6 (2.02%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.68%) CAN bus
11 4 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.35%) Spread Betting
11 4 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.01%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.34%) ASIC
13 1 (0.34%) CPLD
13 1 (0.34%) Infotainment
13 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.34%) Optoelectronics
13 1 (0.34%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.40%) Linux
2 5 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (1.35%) Windows
4 2 (0.67%) CentOS
4 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.67%) Unix
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (26.94%) Schematic Capture
2 48 (16.16%) Validation
3 36 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
4 32 (10.77%) Signal Processing
5 31 (10.44%) CAD
6 24 (8.08%) Project Management
7 22 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 21 (7.07%) Kalman Filter
9 19 (6.40%) Prototyping
10 17 (5.72%) Digital Signal Processing
11 16 (5.39%) Embedded Software Development
11 16 (5.39%) Physics
12 15 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (4.38%) UML
14 12 (4.04%) Collaborative Working
14 12 (4.04%) FPGA Design
15 11 (3.70%) Mentoring
16 10 (3.37%) Requirements Analysis
16 10 (3.37%) SysML
17 8 (2.69%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 117 (39.39%) C
2 51 (17.17%) Embedded C
3 45 (15.15%) C++
4 19 (6.40%) C#
5 14 (4.71%) Assembly Language
6 13 (4.38%) Python
7 8 (2.69%) MATLAB
8 5 (1.68%) Delphi
8 5 (1.68%) Embedded C++
9 4 (1.35%) SQL
10 3 (1.01%) Java
11 2 (0.67%) VB
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 126 (42.42%) Degree
2 18 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.05%) HND
4 13 (4.38%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.03%) PhD
6 4 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.67%) HNC
8 1 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.70%) QA
2 8 (2.69%) DO-160
2 8 (2.69%) DO-178B
2 8 (2.69%) IEC 61508
3 7 (2.36%) MISRA
3 7 (2.36%) MISRA C
4 6 (2.02%) DO-254
4 6 (2.02%) ISO 13485
5 5 (1.68%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.35%) ECSS
7 2 (0.67%) HAZOP
7 2 (0.67%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 74 (24.92%) Firmware
2 2 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Puppet
2 2 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) Nagios
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (23.57%) EMC
2 24 (8.08%) Xilinx
3 22 (7.41%) Altera
4 9 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.02%) Cadence
5 6 (2.02%) Freescale
5 6 (2.02%) SAP
6 3 (1.01%) Intel
6 3 (1.01%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.67%) Citrix
7 2 (0.67%) NetApp
7 2 (0.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.67%) Splunk
7 2 (0.67%) Twitter
7 2 (0.67%) VMware
8 1 (0.34%) Atmel
8 1 (0.34%) Dell
8 1 (0.34%) HP
8 1 (0.34%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (0.34%) Siemens