Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 273 228 306
Rank change year-on-year -45 +78 -14
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,453 878 1,268
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.29% 1.50% 1.09%
As % of the General category 2.18% 2.92% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 814 767 955
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,656 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 66,739 30,091 64,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 59.18% 51.46% 55.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41,557 24,076 49,921
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £54,486
% change year-on-year +8.18% +0.94% +3.78%

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -66 386 £70,000 +16.67% 84
South East -13 352 £45,000 -6.25% 149
South West -1 272 £45,000 -5.26% 101
East of England +7 224 £60,000 +20.00% 95
North of England -94 110 £55,000 +4.76% 76
Midlands -82 98 £61,250 +33.15% 73
West Midlands -46 74 £67,500 +58.82% 42
North West -73 62 £55,000 - 40
Yorkshire -62 45 £42,500 -15.00% 24
East Midlands -56 24 £50,000 - 31
North East -29 3 £57,500 +30.68% 12
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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.

1 600 (41.29%) Finance
2 559 (38.47%) Manufacturing
3 518 (35.65%) Marketing
4 485 (33.38%) Telecoms
5 479 (32.97%) Public Sector
6 468 (32.21%) Digital Marketing
7 465 (32.00%) Programme Management
8 463 (31.87%) Business Intelligence
9 461 (31.73%) SAP
10 390 (26.84%) Software Engineering
11 338 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
12 309 (21.27%) Degree
13 306 (21.06%) Social Skills
14 249 (17.14%) C
15 222 (15.28%) C++
16 197 (13.56%) Windows
17 189 (13.01%) Python
18 181 (12.46%) Computer Science
19 164 (11.29%) Azure
20 159 (10.94%) C#
21 152 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
22 149 (10.25%) Firmware
23 141 (9.70%) Linux
23 141 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
24 127 (8.74%) Android
25 126 (8.67%) Algorithms
26 119 (8.19%) Validation
27 110 (7.57%) Java
28 109 (7.50%) Scrum
28 109 (7.50%) AWS

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 29 (2.00%) Confluence
2 19 (1.31%) SharePoint
3 14 (0.96%) CMS
4 13 (0.89%) Apache Spark
5 10 (0.69%) IIS
6 7 (0.48%) Apache
7 6 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.21%) Apache Synapse
10 2 (0.14%) nginx
11 1 (0.069%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.069%) Kinematics
11 1 (0.069%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.069%) Tornado
11 1 (0.069%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.069%) WordPress
Applications
1 80 (5.51%) Simulink
2 25 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.10%) SOLIDWORKS
4 9 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.28%) Sketch
8 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.21%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.14%) Autodesk Inventor
9 2 (0.14%) Windchill
10 1 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.069%) Marvel
10 1 (0.069%) OrCAD
10 1 (0.069%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.069%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 5 (0.34%) FastStats
2 4 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.14%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.14%) Misys Midas
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.069%) iTrent
5 1 (0.069%) Magento
5 1 (0.069%) Maximo
5 1 (0.069%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 164 (11.29%) Azure
2 109 (7.50%) AWS
3 97 (6.68%) SaaS
4 56 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
5 55 (3.79%) GCP
6 15 (1.03%) Serverless
7 14 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (0.89%) Power Platform
9 10 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.69%) GitHub
10 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.34%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.34%) Pure360
11 5 (0.34%) Snowflake
12 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.28%) Figma
13 3 (0.21%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 3 (0.21%) Yammer
14 2 (0.14%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 100 (6.88%) Internet
2 51 (3.51%) Modbus
3 33 (2.27%) Wireless
4 32 (2.20%) RS-485
5 31 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
6 30 (2.06%) TCP/IP
7 21 (1.45%) Firewall
8 20 (1.38%) VPN
9 19 (1.31%) Ethernet
9 19 (1.31%) RS-232
10 18 (1.24%) Bluetooth
10 18 (1.24%) HTTP
10 18 (1.24%) RS-422
11 17 (1.17%) MQTT
12 16 (1.10%) 5G
13 15 (1.03%) FTP
13 15 (1.03%) HTTPS
13 15 (1.03%) Profibus
13 15 (1.03%) SMTP
14 13 (0.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 41 (2.82%) NoSQL
3 31 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 23 (1.58%) MySQL
5 21 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 15 (1.03%) SQLite
6 15 (1.03%) Tableau
7 14 (0.96%) MongoDB
8 11 (0.76%) Big Data
8 11 (0.76%) Power BI
9 8 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.41%) UniData
11 5 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (0.21%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.21%) OLAP
12 3 (0.21%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.21%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 82 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 63 (4.34%) Jenkins
3 60 (4.13%) JIRA
4 31 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
5 29 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (1.79%) Visual Studio
7 25 (1.72%) Selenium
8 23 (1.58%) Rational DOORS
8 23 (1.58%) Rational Team Concert
9 21 (1.45%) JUnit
10 20 (1.38%) Cucumber
11 16 (1.10%) Cypress.io
12 12 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
13 11 (0.76%) GCC
13 11 (0.76%) GitLab
13 11 (0.76%) TestNG
14 9 (0.62%) CMake
15 7 (0.48%) Bitbucket
15 7 (0.48%) LabVIEW
16 6 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 600 (41.29%) Finance
2 559 (38.47%) Manufacturing
3 518 (35.65%) Marketing
4 485 (33.38%) Telecoms
5 479 (32.97%) Public Sector
6 306 (21.06%) Social Skills
7 108 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
8 106 (7.30%) Games
9 80 (5.51%) Automotive
10 60 (4.13%) Retail
11 55 (3.79%) Financial Institution
12 51 (3.51%) Aerospace
13 36 (2.48%) Avionics
14 28 (1.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 28 (1.93%) Presentation Skills
15 27 (1.86%) Advertising
16 16 (1.10%) Influencing Skills
17 13 (0.89%) Organisational Skills
18 10 (0.69%) Back Office
19 7 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 205 (14.11%) Software Engineer
2 193 (13.28%) Electronics Engineer
3 180 (12.39%) Developer
4 149 (10.25%) Embedded Engineer
5 125 (8.60%) Systems Engineer
6 91 (6.26%) Hardware Engineer
7 82 (5.64%) Architect
8 66 (4.54%) Data Entry Clerk
9 65 (4.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 58 (3.99%) Design Engineer
10 58 (3.99%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
11 53 (3.65%) Software Developer
12 50 (3.44%) Senior Software Engineer
13 46 (3.17%) Development Engineer
14 43 (2.96%) Analyst
15 42 (2.89%) Graduate
16 40 (2.75%) Project Manager
17 37 (2.55%) Senior Developer
18 34 (2.34%) Security Architect
19 33 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (6.68%) .NET
2 80 (5.51%) React
3 71 (4.89%) HTML
4 60 (4.13%) CSS
5 50 (3.44%) .NET Core
6 33 (2.27%) AngularJS
7 28 (1.93%) XML
8 27 (1.86%) Node.js
8 27 (1.86%) Web Services
9 26 (1.79%) jQuery
10 24 (1.65%) REST
11 19 (1.31%) Next.js
12 18 (1.24%) EDI
12 18 (1.24%) WCF
13 16 (1.10%) RESTful
14 15 (1.03%) Ajax
15 14 (0.96%) GraphQL
15 14 (0.96%) NumPy
15 14 (0.96%) SOAP
15 14 (0.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 126 (8.67%) Algorithms
2 106 (7.30%) Analogue Electronics
3 100 (6.88%) Smartphone
4 81 (5.57%) Embedded Systems
5 75 (5.16%) User Experience
6 57 (3.92%) Blog
7 56 (3.85%) Optoelectronics
8 51 (3.51%) Robotics
9 50 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
10 41 (2.82%) FPGA
11 33 (2.27%) Social Media
11 33 (2.27%) Tandem
12 26 (1.79%) Internet of Things
13 23 (1.58%) Driving Licence
14 22 (1.51%) Mobile App
15 20 (1.38%) Life Science
15 20 (1.38%) Management Information System
16 18 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
16 18 (1.24%) Public Cloud
17 17 (1.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 197 (13.56%) Windows
2 141 (9.70%) Linux
3 127 (8.74%) Android
4 48 (3.30%) Unix
5 28 (1.93%) Windows Server
6 26 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.17%) Windows 10
8 16 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
9 15 (1.03%) CentOS
9 15 (1.03%) FreeRTOS
9 15 (1.03%) ThreadX
9 15 (1.03%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 13 (0.89%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (0.69%) VxWorks
11 10 (0.69%) Windows Server 2019
12 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.14%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.14%) VMS
15 1 (0.069%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (32.21%) Digital Marketing
2 465 (32.00%) Programme Management
3 463 (31.87%) Business Intelligence
4 390 (26.84%) Software Engineering
5 338 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 181 (12.46%) Computer Science
7 152 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
8 141 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
9 119 (8.19%) Validation
10 109 (7.50%) Scrum
11 107 (7.36%) Test Automation
12 102 (7.02%) Physics
13 100 (6.88%) TDD
14 98 (6.74%) DevOps
15 92 (6.33%) Schematic Capture
16 87 (5.99%) Mentoring
17 81 (5.57%) Mathematics
18 75 (5.16%) People Management
18 75 (5.16%) Software Testing
19 70 (4.82%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 249 (17.14%) C
2 222 (15.28%) C++
3 189 (13.01%) Python
4 159 (10.94%) C#
5 110 (7.57%) Java
6 102 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 102 (7.02%) MATLAB
7 88 (6.06%) SQL
8 79 (5.44%) Embedded C
9 40 (2.75%) Ada
10 39 (2.68%) TypeScript
11 36 (2.48%) Embedded C++
12 34 (2.34%) Go
13 30 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 27 (1.86%) Bash
15 24 (1.65%) T-SQL
16 21 (1.45%) VB.NET
17 15 (1.03%) PHP
18 13 (0.89%) Kotlin
19 9 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 309 (21.27%) Degree
2 55 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (3.44%) Security Cleared
4 38 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 28 (1.93%) Master's Degree
6 27 (1.86%) CEH
7 23 (1.58%) PhD
8 11 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.48%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.28%) ISEB
10 4 (0.28%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.21%) HNC
11 3 (0.21%) HND
11 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.21%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.069%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (0.069%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.069%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.16%) QA
2 55 (3.79%) MISRA
3 42 (2.89%) Def Stans
4 21 (1.45%) DO-254
5 20 (1.38%) IEC 61508
5 20 (1.38%) ISO 26262
6 18 (1.24%) ISO 9001
7 16 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (1.03%) NIST
9 13 (0.89%) MISRA C
10 11 (0.76%) Accessibility
10 11 (0.76%) DO-178B
11 10 (0.69%) SLA
12 8 (0.55%) ISO 13485
13 7 (0.48%) GDPR
14 6 (0.41%) Data Quality
15 5 (0.34%) PCI DSS
16 4 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
17 2 (0.14%) DO-160
17 2 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 149 (10.25%) Firmware
2 97 (6.68%) Docker
3 35 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (0.55%) vSphere
6 7 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.14%) Snort
10 2 (0.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 94 (6.47%) Kubernetes
2 21 (1.45%) Puppet
3 20 (1.38%) Terraform
4 18 (1.24%) Ansible
5 15 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 13 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (0.83%) Nagios
8 5 (0.34%) Packer
8 5 (0.34%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.28%) Grafana
9 4 (0.28%) SCCM
10 3 (0.21%) Opsview
10 3 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.14%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.14%) Nessus
11 2 (0.14%) Nexpose
11 2 (0.14%) Suricata
12 1 (0.069%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.069%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 461 (31.73%) SAP
2 99 (6.81%) Microsoft
3 73 (5.02%) Apple
3 73 (5.02%) EMC
4 49 (3.37%) Oracle
5 44 (3.03%) IBM
6 31 (2.13%) ServiceNow
7 25 (1.72%) VMware
8 20 (1.38%) Google
9 15 (1.03%) Klocwork
9 15 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 13 (0.89%) Cisco
10 13 (0.89%) Splunk
10 13 (0.89%) Xamarin
11 9 (0.62%) Adobe
11 9 (0.62%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.62%) Cadence
11 9 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.55%) Ericsson
12 8 (0.55%) Huawei