Period
to 29 October 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 260 284 303
Rank change year-on-year +24 +19 -107
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 558 1,512 1,763
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.22% 1.19% 1.15%
As % of the General category 3.23% 2.99% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 605 1,258 1,413
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Electronics is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17,296 50,586 66,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.88% 39.73% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13,877 38,632 50,996
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in England

Electronics
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronics in England.

Salary trend for Electronics in England

Electronics
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in England over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Electronics in England

Electronics
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 29 October 2020. 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
London +259 149 £52,500 -19.23% 50
South West -15 143 £47,500 - 49
South East -13 118 £50,000 -4.76% 91
North of England +123 52 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Midlands +31 48 £48,000 +6.67% 34
North West +114 32 £57,500 +15.00% 16
West Midlands +23 31 £45,000 - 16
East of England +42 23 £50,000 - 56
Yorkshire +107 18 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East Midlands +67 17 £50,000 -16.67% 18
North East +20 2 £45,000 - 4
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Electronics.

1 334 (59.86%) Manufacturing
2 316 (56.63%) Finance
3 305 (54.66%) Telecoms
3 305 (54.66%) Marketing
4 299 (53.58%) Digital Marketing
5 298 (53.41%) Programme Management
5 298 (53.41%) SAP
5 298 (53.41%) Business Intelligence
6 297 (53.23%) Public Sector
7 172 (30.82%) Degree
8 147 (26.34%) Software Engineering
9 124 (22.22%) C
10 122 (21.86%) C++
11 114 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
12 110 (19.71%) Linux
13 94 (16.85%) Python
14 85 (15.23%) JavaScript
15 76 (13.62%) Computer Science
16 72 (12.90%) Microsoft
17 64 (11.47%) C#
18 63 (11.29%) Git (software)
19 60 (10.75%) Firmware
20 59 (10.57%) Cybersecurity
21 58 (10.39%) DevOps
22 56 (10.04%) Scrum
23 55 (9.86%) CSS
24 54 (9.68%) HTML
25 50 (8.96%) Test Automation
26 49 (8.78%) Windows
27 48 (8.60%) .NET

Electronics
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 17 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.97%) Confluence
4 8 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.90%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.90%) Mule
5 5 (0.90%) Mule ESB
5 5 (0.90%) Red Hat Fuse
6 4 (0.72%) Apache
6 4 (0.72%) CMS
6 4 (0.72%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.54%) JBoss
7 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.36%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.36%) WordPress
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.18%) Pachyderm
9 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.43%) Simulink
3 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.08%) Zeplin
5 5 (0.90%) TargetLink
6 4 (0.72%) Fusion 360
7 3 (0.54%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.54%) OrCAD
8 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.18%) Maya
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.79%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.72%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.71%) Azure
2 38 (6.81%) Office 365
3 34 (6.09%) SaaS
4 33 (5.91%) AWS
5 16 (2.87%) Power Platform
6 9 (1.61%) GCP
7 5 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.72%) AWS IoT
9 3 (0.54%) GitHub
9 3 (0.54%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.54%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.54%) npm
9 3 (0.54%) PaaS
10 2 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.36%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.60%) Internet
2 27 (4.84%) Firewall
3 20 (3.58%) Ethernet
3 20 (3.58%) Wireless
4 19 (3.41%) RS-485
5 18 (3.23%) RS-232
6 16 (2.87%) 4G
6 16 (2.87%) Bluetooth
6 16 (2.87%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.79%) 3G
8 9 (1.61%) Skype
9 8 (1.43%) 5G
10 7 (1.25%) Modbus
10 7 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.90%) 2G
11 5 (0.90%) DNS
11 5 (0.90%) FlexRay
11 5 (0.90%) SSL
12 4 (0.72%) VLAN
12 4 (0.72%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.66%) MySQL
2 21 (3.76%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.58%) Big Data
4 16 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (2.87%) Power BI
5 11 (1.97%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 10 (1.79%) Tableau
7 8 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.08%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2017
10 4 (0.72%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.72%) OLAP
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.54%) QlikView
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.02%) JIRA
3 20 (3.58%) Subversion
4 12 (2.15%) Eclipse
5 11 (1.97%) Postman
6 9 (1.61%) Fiddler
6 9 (1.61%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.61%) NUnit
6 9 (1.61%) SoapUI
7 8 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (1.43%) SpecFlow
7 8 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.25%) LabVIEW
9 6 (1.08%) Grunt
9 6 (1.08%) gulp
9 6 (1.08%) IntelliJ
9 6 (1.08%) JUnit
9 6 (1.08%) Maven
10 5 (0.90%) GCC
10 5 (0.90%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 334 (59.86%) Manufacturing
2 316 (56.63%) Finance
3 305 (54.66%) Marketing
3 305 (54.66%) Telecoms
4 297 (53.23%) Public Sector
5 26 (4.66%) Automotive
6 20 (3.58%) Local Government
7 12 (2.15%) Advertising
8 10 (1.79%) Games
8 10 (1.79%) Law
9 7 (1.25%) Banking
10 6 (1.08%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.90%) Retail
12 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.54%) Legal
12 3 (0.54%) Social Housing
13 2 (0.36%) Billing
14 1 (0.18%) Korean Language
14 1 (0.18%) Military
14 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 99 (17.74%) Developer
2 96 (17.20%) Software Engineer
3 63 (11.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 47 (8.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 41 (7.35%) Electronics Engineer
6 38 (6.81%) Consultant
7 31 (5.56%) Architect
7 31 (5.56%) Security Engineer
8 26 (4.66%) Analyst
9 23 (4.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 21 (3.76%) Design Engineer
11 20 (3.58%) C++ Software Engineer
11 20 (3.58%) Java Developer
12 19 (3.41%) Senior Developer
12 19 (3.41%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (3.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 18 (3.23%) Junior
14 17 (3.05%) Operations Engineer
14 17 (3.05%) Software Developer
14 17 (3.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.86%) CSS
2 54 (9.68%) HTML
3 48 (8.60%) .NET
4 43 (7.71%) AngularJS
5 30 (5.38%) REST
6 26 (4.66%) React
7 24 (4.30%) .NET Core
8 22 (3.94%) ASP.NET
9 21 (3.76%) RESTful
10 17 (3.05%) SOAP
10 17 (3.05%) Vue.js
11 15 (2.69%) Node.js
12 13 (2.33%) Angular 2
12 13 (2.33%) HTML5
12 13 (2.33%) JSON
12 13 (2.33%) OpenGL
13 11 (1.97%) Visualforce
13 11 (1.97%) XML
14 10 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (1.61%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.27%) Algorithms
2 29 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.48%) User Experience
4 24 (4.30%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (4.30%) Internet of Things
5 23 (4.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 21 (3.76%) Blog
7 19 (3.41%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.87%) Analogue Electronics
9 14 (2.51%) VHDL
10 12 (2.15%) Media Streaming
10 12 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (2.15%) Video\Live Streaming
11 11 (1.97%) Cloud Native
12 10 (1.79%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.79%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.79%) Wiki
13 9 (1.61%) NHS
14 8 (1.43%) State Machine
15 7 (1.25%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 110 (19.71%) Linux
2 49 (8.78%) Windows
3 24 (4.30%) Unix
4 16 (2.87%) Android
5 15 (2.69%) CentOS
6 12 (2.15%) Windows 10
7 11 (1.97%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.54%) Debian
9 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.36%) FreeRTOS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (53.58%) Digital Marketing
2 298 (53.41%) Business Intelligence
2 298 (53.41%) Programme Management
3 147 (26.34%) Software Engineering
4 114 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (13.62%) Computer Science
6 59 (10.57%) Cybersecurity
7 58 (10.39%) DevOps
8 56 (10.04%) Scrum
9 50 (8.96%) Test Automation
10 44 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (7.53%) TDD
12 41 (7.35%) Mathematics
13 39 (6.99%) OO
14 38 (6.81%) ITIL
15 36 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
15 36 (6.45%) UML
16 32 (5.73%) Validation
17 30 (5.38%) TOGAF
18 28 (5.02%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 124 (22.22%) C
2 122 (21.86%) C++
3 94 (16.85%) Python
4 85 (15.23%) JavaScript
5 64 (11.47%) C#
6 46 (8.24%) Java
6 46 (8.24%) SQL
7 38 (6.81%) Embedded C
8 34 (6.09%) Bash Shell
9 16 (2.87%) Apex Code
10 15 (2.69%) PHP
11 13 (2.33%) MATLAB
12 11 (1.97%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.25%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.08%) Embedded C++
15 5 (0.90%) Assembly Language
15 5 (0.90%) Go
15 5 (0.90%) Perl
16 4 (0.72%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.54%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 172 (30.82%) Degree
2 48 (8.60%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (4.12%) SANS
5 22 (3.94%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.15%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.61%) Master's Degree
8 9 (1.61%) MCSA
8 9 (1.61%) PhD
9 4 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.54%) MCSE
11 2 (0.36%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.36%) CCNA
11 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.36%) EMC Certification
11 2 (0.36%) MCITP
12 1 (0.18%) CISSP
12 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.56%) QA
2 16 (2.87%) ISO 26262
3 9 (1.61%) MISRA
4 8 (1.43%) GDPR
4 8 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.08%) MISRA C
6 4 (0.72%) ISO 13485
6 4 (0.72%) NIST
6 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.54%) SEPA
7 3 (0.54%) SLA
8 2 (0.36%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.36%) IEC 62304
8 2 (0.36%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.36%) JTAG
System Software
1 60 (10.75%) Firmware
2 43 (7.71%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.58%) Docker
4 3 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.36%) iptables
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.36%) NFS
5 2 (0.36%) Samba
5 2 (0.36%) Squid
5 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.36%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (4.12%) QRadar
2 20 (3.58%) Kubernetes
3 13 (2.33%) Puppet
4 12 (2.15%) Terraform
5 10 (1.79%) Ansible
6 5 (0.90%) SELinux
7 4 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.36%) Nagios
8 2 (0.36%) SCCM
8 2 (0.36%) WSUS
9 1 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.18%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 298 (53.41%) SAP
2 72 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.02%) CyberArk
4 26 (4.66%) Cisco
4 26 (4.66%) Thycotic
5 25 (4.48%) IBM
6 23 (4.12%) ArcSight
6 23 (4.12%) BeyondTrust
6 23 (4.12%) Bomgar
6 23 (4.12%) CheckPoint
6 23 (4.12%) LogRhythm
6 23 (4.12%) NetWitness
6 23 (4.12%) Palo Alto
6 23 (4.12%) Splunk
7 22 (3.94%) EMC
8 16 (2.87%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (2.33%) VMware
10 10 (1.79%) Dell
10 10 (1.79%) Google