Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 292 310 260
Rank change year-on-year +18 -50 +52
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,493 1,748 2,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.12% 1.09% 1.33%
As % of the General category 2.89% 2.61% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,203 1,426 1,873
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 51,636 66,956 66,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.73% 41.62% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39,069 52,426 53,245
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in England

Electronics
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics in England.

Salary trend for Electronics in England

Electronics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 +45 465 £42,500 -5.56% 147
South West -19 393 £50,000 - 88
London +58 223 £55,000 +10.00% 29
North of England +12 182 £45,000 -7.22% 56
Midlands +51 125 £45,000 -2.70% 92
North West +43 121 £45,000 -10.00% 18
West Midlands +48 102 £45,000 - 61
East of England -39 100 £42,500 -10.53% 101
Yorkshire +7 49 £45,000 +9.09% 17
East Midlands +18 23 £35,000 -30.00% 30
North East -5 12 £37,500 -16.67% 21
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 703 (47.09%) Manufacturing
2 695 (46.55%) Telecoms
3 647 (43.34%) Marketing
4 643 (43.07%) Finance
5 604 (40.46%) SAP
6 601 (40.25%) Digital Marketing
7 598 (40.05%) Programme Management
8 597 (39.99%) Business Intelligence
9 564 (37.78%) Degree
10 464 (31.08%) Software Engineering
11 386 (25.85%) C
12 382 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
13 379 (25.39%) C++
14 249 (16.68%) Linux
15 224 (15.00%) Python
15 224 (15.00%) C#
15 224 (15.00%) Microsoft
16 216 (14.47%) Computer Science
17 215 (14.40%) Java
18 213 (14.27%) Problem-Solving
19 205 (13.73%) SQL
20 199 (13.33%) JavaScript
21 181 (12.12%) Test Automation
22 179 (11.99%) Security Cleared
23 167 (11.19%) Firmware
24 165 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
25 156 (10.45%) Windows
26 149 (9.98%) Mathematics
27 143 (9.58%) SC Cleared
28 133 (8.91%) Scrum

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 26 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (1.27%) IIS
3 14 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 13 (0.87%) Apache Spark
5 11 (0.74%) Confluence
6 7 (0.47%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.40%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.33%) CMS
9 3 (0.20%) Hyperledger
9 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.13%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.13%) Site Server
10 2 (0.13%) WordPress
11 1 (0.067%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.067%) OpenStack
Applications
1 65 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (3.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (1.34%) Simulink
4 14 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
6 10 (0.67%) Sketch
7 9 (0.60%) Figma
7 9 (0.60%) InVision
7 9 (0.60%) Marvel
7 9 (0.60%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.47%) OrCAD
9 5 (0.33%) Windchill
10 3 (0.20%) GNU Octave
10 3 (0.20%) Stateflow
10 3 (0.20%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.067%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.067%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.067%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.13%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.067%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.067%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.067%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.067%) Primavera
2 1 (0.067%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.067%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 127 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (5.96%) SaaS
3 80 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (4.22%) Office 365
5 54 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 27 (1.81%) Power Platform
7 21 (1.41%) GitHub
8 11 (0.74%) Heroku
8 11 (0.74%) IaaS
9 10 (0.67%) Serverless
10 9 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (0.54%) PaaS
12 6 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.27%) npm
14 2 (0.13%) BPaaS
14 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.75%) Ethernet
2 55 (3.68%) Bluetooth
3 48 (3.22%) Wi-Fi
4 45 (3.01%) Wireless
5 42 (2.81%) TCP/IP
6 37 (2.48%) BIG-IP
6 37 (2.48%) IP Telephony
6 37 (2.48%) Remote Desktop
7 35 (2.34%) Internet
8 29 (1.94%) Firewall
8 29 (1.94%) GSM
9 26 (1.74%) NFC
10 19 (1.27%) RS-232
11 17 (1.14%) RS-485
12 13 (0.87%) VoIP
13 12 (0.80%) Broadband
14 10 (0.67%) DNS
15 9 (0.60%) MQTT
15 9 (0.60%) Skype
15 9 (0.60%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.15%) Big Data
3 38 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (2.14%) MongoDB
5 30 (2.01%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.94%) Blockchain
7 27 (1.81%) Power BI
7 27 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (1.67%) MySQL
9 24 (1.61%) Couchbase
9 24 (1.61%) Data Mining
9 24 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (1.54%) QlikView
11 22 (1.47%) Qlik Sense
12 21 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
13 19 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 19 (1.27%) NoSQL
14 16 (1.07%) BigQuery
14 16 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 107 (7.17%) Git (software)
2 63 (4.22%) JIRA
3 54 (3.62%) Selenium
4 40 (2.68%) Jenkins
5 31 (2.08%) LabVIEW
5 31 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
6 22 (1.47%) Visual Studio
7 20 (1.34%) Cucumber
8 19 (1.27%) WebDriver
9 17 (1.14%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.07%) Protractor
10 16 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (1.00%) SpecFlow
12 14 (0.94%) JUnit
12 14 (0.94%) Subversion
13 11 (0.74%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.60%) Vagrant
15 8 (0.54%) Bitbucket
15 8 (0.54%) GitLab
15 8 (0.54%) Jasmine
General
1 703 (47.09%) Manufacturing
2 695 (46.55%) Telecoms
3 647 (43.34%) Marketing
4 643 (43.07%) Finance
5 101 (6.76%) Retail
6 52 (3.48%) Banking
7 39 (2.61%) Military
8 33 (2.21%) Automotive
8 33 (2.21%) Games
9 32 (2.14%) Aerospace
10 26 (1.74%) Retail Banking
11 19 (1.27%) Local Government
12 15 (1.00%) Law
13 11 (0.74%) German Language
13 11 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.40%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.33%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.33%) Legal
16 4 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
16 4 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 245 (16.41%) Software Engineer
2 235 (15.74%) Developer
3 183 (12.26%) Embedded Engineer
4 157 (10.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 129 (8.64%) Electronics Engineer
6 108 (7.23%) Analyst
7 93 (6.23%) Consultant
8 63 (4.22%) Design Engineer
8 63 (4.22%) Software Developer
9 59 (3.95%) C# Developer
10 55 (3.68%) Senior Software Engineer
10 55 (3.68%) Test Engineer
11 54 (3.62%) C++ Software Engineer
12 51 (3.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 48 (3.22%) .NET Developer
14 46 (3.08%) Electronics Design Engineer
14 46 (3.08%) Support Engineer
15 44 (2.95%) Linux Engineer
16 43 (2.88%) Architect
17 42 (2.81%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (8.37%) .NET
2 103 (6.90%) HTML
3 97 (6.50%) CSS
4 87 (5.83%) AngularJS
5 76 (5.09%) React
6 62 (4.15%) ASP.NET
7 54 (3.62%) Web Services
8 53 (3.55%) jQuery
9 50 (3.35%) REST
10 48 (3.22%) HTML5
11 47 (3.15%) Node.js
11 47 (3.15%) SOAP
12 46 (3.08%) RESTful
13 41 (2.75%) JSON
14 37 (2.48%) Spring
15 34 (2.28%) CSS3
16 30 (2.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 29 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (1.74%) Qt
19 24 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 165 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (8.37%) Algorithms
3 113 (7.57%) Embedded Systems
4 100 (6.70%) Self-Motivation
5 81 (5.43%) User Experience
6 70 (4.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 66 (4.42%) Data Centre
8 62 (4.15%) VHDL
9 52 (3.48%) Blog
10 48 (3.22%) Fintech
11 42 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
12 34 (2.28%) Driving Licence
13 31 (2.08%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.81%) Fibre Optics
15 26 (1.74%) Contactless
15 26 (1.74%) EMV
15 26 (1.74%) Mobile Payment
15 26 (1.74%) Smartcard
16 22 (1.47%) Internet of Things
16 22 (1.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 249 (16.68%) Linux
2 156 (10.45%) Windows
3 73 (4.89%) Unix
4 68 (4.55%) Android
5 64 (4.29%) Windows Server
6 31 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
7 24 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 19 (1.27%) Windows 10
9 15 (1.00%) FreeRTOS
10 13 (0.87%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.33%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.20%) OpenWrt
13 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.13%) CentOS
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (40.25%) Digital Marketing
2 598 (40.05%) Programme Management
3 597 (39.99%) Business Intelligence
4 464 (31.08%) Software Engineering
5 382 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
6 216 (14.47%) Computer Science
7 213 (14.27%) Problem-Solving
8 181 (12.12%) Test Automation
9 149 (9.98%) Mathematics
10 133 (8.91%) Scrum
11 116 (7.77%) TDD
12 104 (6.97%) Validation
13 102 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
14 84 (5.63%) SDLC
15 76 (5.09%) Analytics
15 76 (5.09%) Project Management
16 73 (4.89%) OO
17 71 (4.76%) ITIL
18 66 (4.42%) E-Commerce
19 65 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 386 (25.85%) C
2 379 (25.39%) C++
3 224 (15.00%) C#
3 224 (15.00%) Python
4 215 (14.40%) Java
5 205 (13.73%) SQL
6 199 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 94 (6.30%) Embedded C
8 65 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 62 (4.15%) Bash Shell
10 48 (3.22%) T-SQL
11 37 (2.48%) Embedded C++
11 37 (2.48%) PHP
12 36 (2.41%) MATLAB
13 35 (2.34%) Kotlin
14 30 (2.01%) VB
15 25 (1.67%) Perl
16 23 (1.54%) Assembly Language
17 19 (1.27%) Go
18 17 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 564 (37.78%) Degree
2 179 (11.99%) Security Cleared
3 143 (9.58%) SC Cleared
4 79 (5.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 50 (3.35%) DV Cleared
5 50 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 42 (2.81%) MCSE
7 37 (2.48%) MCSA
8 33 (2.21%) HNC
9 25 (1.67%) HND
10 21 (1.41%) PhD
11 16 (1.07%) ISTQB
12 15 (1.00%) PMI Certification
13 14 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
15 12 (0.80%) ISEB
16 11 (0.74%) APMP
17 10 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 8 (0.54%) CCNA
18 8 (0.54%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (5.89%) QA
2 51 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.68%) PMO
4 37 (2.48%) Cyber Essentials
4 37 (2.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 21 (1.41%) ISO 9001
6 19 (1.27%) SLA
7 11 (0.74%) MISRA
8 9 (0.60%) ISO 26262
9 8 (0.54%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.47%) JTAG
11 6 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 5 (0.33%) IEC 61131
12 5 (0.33%) IEC 62304
13 4 (0.27%) DO-254
13 4 (0.27%) HMG Infosec
13 4 (0.27%) IEC 61508
13 4 (0.27%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.27%) MISRA C
14 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 167 (11.19%) Firmware
2 68 (4.55%) Docker
3 48 (3.22%) Hyper-V
4 45 (3.01%) Active Directory
5 23 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (0.60%) vSphere
7 7 (0.47%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.20%) GPFS
9 3 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.20%) XenApp
9 3 (0.20%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.13%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.13%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.067%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.067%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (3.22%) SCCM
2 40 (2.68%) SCVMM
3 38 (2.55%) Kubernetes
4 33 (2.21%) Ansible
5 31 (2.08%) Terraform
6 23 (1.54%) SELinux
7 11 (0.74%) Puppet
8 10 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.67%) SCOM
9 8 (0.54%) Grafana
10 7 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.40%) Graphite
12 5 (0.33%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (0.33%) SCOrch
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.27%) Rundeck
14 3 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 604 (40.46%) SAP
2 224 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 84 (5.63%) VMware
4 83 (5.56%) EMC
5 76 (5.09%) Cisco
6 74 (4.96%) Oracle
7 49 (3.28%) HP
8 48 (3.22%) Google
9 44 (2.95%) F5
10 38 (2.55%) Aruba
11 37 (2.48%) Mitel
12 26 (1.74%) Hyperion
13 20 (1.34%) Tableau
14 14 (0.94%) Adobe
14 14 (0.94%) Cadence
15 11 (0.74%) Peregrine
16 10 (0.67%) Citrix
16 10 (0.67%) IBM
16 10 (0.67%) McAfee
16 10 (0.67%) Xilinx