Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 934 918 1016
Rank change year-on-year -16 +98 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 203 239 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 168 239 210
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,600 £27,000 £31,200
90th Percentile £58,938 £57,500 £58,875
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 156,012 158,988 189,575
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,049 133,268 160,004
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 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 January 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 January 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 +3 61 £40,000 -11.11% 31
East of England +37 54 £47,500 - 25
London -19 31 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Midlands -6 26 £43,750 +9.38% 22
South West -13 21 £45,000 +28.57% 16
East Midlands +8 16 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Midlands +1 10 £45,000 +33.33% 17
North of England -24 10 £40,000 - 11
North West -17 7 £40,000 +1.27% 5
Yorkshire +22 3 £42,500 +9.68% 4
Electronics Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 174 (85.71%) Electronics
2 99 (48.77%) Degree
3 96 (47.29%) C
4 52 (25.62%) EMC
5 50 (24.63%) C++
6 44 (21.67%) Manufacturing
7 42 (20.69%) Embedded C
8 38 (18.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 37 (18.23%) Schematic Capture
10 34 (16.75%) Software Engineering
11 29 (14.29%) VHDL
12 28 (13.79%) Firmware
13 24 (11.82%) Embedded Systems
13 24 (11.82%) Finance
14 19 (9.36%) Ethernet
14 19 (9.36%) Prototyping
15 18 (8.87%) Signal Processing
16 17 (8.37%) Embedded Software Development
17 16 (7.88%) Validation
17 16 (7.88%) Python
17 16 (7.88%) Project Management
17 16 (7.88%) Robotics
18 15 (7.39%) Electronic Trading
18 15 (7.39%) MATLAB
18 15 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (7.39%) Physics
19 14 (6.90%) Telecoms
20 13 (6.40%) Automotive
20 13 (6.40%) HND
21 12 (5.91%) Linux

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 12 (5.91%) OrCAD
2 7 (3.45%) Simulink
3 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.36%) Ethernet
2 12 (5.91%) RS-232
3 11 (5.42%) Wireless
4 6 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.46%) Bluetooth
6 4 (1.97%) Internet
7 3 (1.48%) Modbus
7 3 (1.48%) RS-485
7 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.99%) Firewall
8 2 (0.99%) GPRS
8 2 (0.99%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.99%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.99%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.49%) FlexRay
9 1 (0.49%) GSM
9 1 (0.49%) NFC
9 1 (0.49%) SNMP
9 1 (0.49%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.93%) MySQL
1 10 (4.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.97%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.49%) CANoe
2 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 174 (85.71%) Electronics
2 44 (21.67%) Manufacturing
3 24 (11.82%) Finance
4 14 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 13 (6.40%) Automotive
6 12 (5.91%) Aerospace
7 10 (4.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.99%) Retail
9 1 (0.49%) Avionics
9 1 (0.49%) Front Office
9 1 (0.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.93%) .NET
2 9 (4.43%) RESTful
3 3 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.49%) CSS
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) jQuery
4 1 (0.49%) OLE
4 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 29 (14.29%) VHDL
3 24 (11.82%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (7.88%) Robotics
5 12 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (5.42%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.43%) Spread Betting
7 9 (4.43%) Verilog
8 6 (2.96%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.96%) CAN bus
9 4 (1.97%) CPLD
10 3 (1.48%) Acoustics
10 3 (1.48%) ASIC
11 2 (0.99%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.49%) Derivative
12 1 (0.49%) Equities
12 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.91%) Linux
2 5 (2.46%) Robot Operating System
2 5 (2.46%) Windows
3 2 (0.99%) CentOS
3 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.99%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) Android
4 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.23%) Schematic Capture
2 34 (16.75%) Software Engineering
3 19 (9.36%) Prototyping
4 18 (8.87%) Signal Processing
5 17 (8.37%) Embedded Software Development
6 16 (7.88%) Project Management
6 16 (7.88%) Validation
7 15 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.39%) Electronic Trading
7 15 (7.39%) Physics
8 12 (5.91%) TDD
9 10 (4.93%) CAD
9 10 (4.93%) FPGA Design
9 10 (4.93%) Multithreaded Programming
9 10 (4.93%) Multithreading
9 10 (4.93%) SDLC
10 9 (4.43%) Asynchronous Programming
10 9 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.43%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (4.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (47.29%) C
2 50 (24.63%) C++
3 42 (20.69%) Embedded C
4 16 (7.88%) Python
5 15 (7.39%) MATLAB
6 11 (5.42%) SQL
7 10 (4.93%) Assembly Language
7 10 (4.93%) C#
8 5 (2.46%) Java
9 4 (1.97%) Embedded C++
10 2 (0.99%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.49%) R
11 1 (0.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 99 (48.77%) Degree
2 13 (6.40%) HND
3 10 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.94%) PhD
4 8 (3.94%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.46%) HNC
6 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.97%) DO-160
1 4 (1.97%) IEC 61508
1 4 (1.97%) MISRA
1 4 (1.97%) MISRA C
2 3 (1.48%) DO-254
2 3 (1.48%) ISO 13485
2 3 (1.48%) QA
3 2 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (13.79%) Firmware
2 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Puppet
1 2 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 52 (25.62%) EMC
2 11 (5.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.43%) SAP
4 5 (2.46%) Progress
4 5 (2.46%) Twitter
5 3 (1.48%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (1.48%) Oracle
5 3 (1.48%) Xilinx
6 2 (0.99%) Citrix
6 2 (0.99%) NetApp
6 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.99%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.99%) Splunk
6 2 (0.99%) VMware
7 1 (0.49%) Altera
7 1 (0.49%) Atmel
7 1 (0.49%) Intel