Period
to 15 June 2021

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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 230 397 307
Rank change year-on-year +167 -90 +2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,356 555 1,477
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.51% 0.72% 1.11%
As % of the General category 2.76% 1.32% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,029 431 1,187
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,656 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £60,848 £61,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £71,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 49,113 42,101 75,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.76% 54.56% 56.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33,238 32,932 57,699
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 15 June 2021.

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 15 June 2021. 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 +189 403 £77,500 +40.91% 56
South West +43 270 £48,500 +7.78% 92
South East +78 248 £45,000 -10.00% 128
East of England +83 189 £60,000 +41.18% 119
North of England -20 72 £55,000 +10.00% 79
Midlands -32 71 £50,000 +11.11% 78
West Midlands -34 52 £45,000 - 49
North West -7 49 £57,500 - 42
East Midlands -22 19 £50,000 +11.11% 28
Yorkshire -44 17 £52,000 +15.56% 23
North East -7 6 £60,000 +93.55% 14
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, 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.

1 792 (58.41%) Manufacturing
2 768 (56.64%) Marketing
3 749 (55.24%) Finance
4 730 (53.83%) Telecoms
5 723 (53.32%) Digital Marketing
6 721 (53.17%) Business Intelligence
7 720 (53.10%) Programme Management
8 717 (52.88%) SAP
8 717 (52.88%) Public Sector
9 399 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
10 368 (27.14%) Degree
11 337 (24.85%) Software Engineering
12 277 (20.43%) Social Skills
13 269 (19.84%) Python
14 259 (19.10%) C++
15 251 (18.51%) Linux
16 212 (15.63%) C
17 208 (15.34%) DevOps
18 205 (15.12%) Computer Science
19 185 (13.64%) Azure
20 176 (12.98%) Scrum
21 155 (11.43%) JavaScript
22 154 (11.36%) Microsoft
23 150 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
24 146 (10.77%) Firmware
25 139 (10.25%) C#
26 136 (10.03%) Security Cleared
27 135 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
27 135 (9.96%) Java
28 129 (9.51%) 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 24 (1.77%) Confluence
1 24 (1.77%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.33%) CMS
3 13 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 12 (0.88%) JBoss
5 11 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 11 (0.81%) Mule
5 11 (0.81%) Mule ESB
6 10 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.74%) Red Hat Fuse
7 6 (0.44%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.44%) WordPress
8 5 (0.37%) nginx
9 4 (0.29%) Apache
9 4 (0.29%) IIS
10 3 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.22%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.15%) WildFly
Applications
1 50 (3.69%) Simulink
2 26 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.52%) OrCAD
4 7 (0.52%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.44%) Adobe XD
6 5 (0.37%) AutoCAD
6 5 (0.37%) Zeplin
7 4 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.22%) Figma
8 3 (0.22%) Sketch
9 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.074%) InVision
10 1 (0.074%) MadCap Flare
10 1 (0.074%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.074%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.074%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 5 (0.37%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.22%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.15%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.15%) Social Studio
3 2 (0.15%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.15%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 185 (13.64%) Azure
2 129 (9.51%) AWS
3 111 (8.19%) GCP
4 76 (5.60%) SaaS
5 35 (2.58%) Microsoft 365
6 25 (1.84%) Serverless
7 16 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.96%) GitHub
9 11 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (0.74%) Amazon Alexa
10 10 (0.74%) Azure Sentinel
10 10 (0.74%) Kong
11 9 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.52%) Amazon Cognito
12 7 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.52%) Heroku
12 7 (0.52%) OpenDNS
12 7 (0.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.88%) Firewall
1 39 (2.88%) Internet
1 39 (2.88%) Wireless
2 32 (2.36%) Bluetooth
3 29 (2.14%) Software-Defined Radio
4 28 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
5 26 (1.92%) RS-485
6 25 (1.84%) ZigBee
7 20 (1.47%) Modbus
7 20 (1.47%) RS-422
7 20 (1.47%) VPN
8 19 (1.40%) DNS
9 16 (1.18%) Network Security
10 15 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (0.96%) Ethernet
12 12 (0.88%) LAN
13 11 (0.81%) BGP
13 11 (0.81%) EIGRP
13 11 (0.81%) OSPF
13 11 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (5.31%) SQL Server
2 37 (2.73%) MongoDB
3 27 (1.99%) NoSQL
4 25 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.18%) Big Data
7 16 (1.18%) MySQL
8 14 (1.03%) QlikView
9 11 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (0.74%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.52%) Power BI
12 5 (0.37%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.29%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.22%) InterSystems Cache
14 3 (0.22%) Redis
14 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 76 (5.60%) Git (software)
2 69 (5.09%) JIRA
3 34 (2.51%) Jenkins
4 28 (2.06%) Visual Studio
5 25 (1.84%) JUnit
6 23 (1.70%) IntelliJ
7 22 (1.62%) Rational Rhapsody
8 17 (1.25%) Maven
9 16 (1.18%) GCC
10 14 (1.03%) Cypress.io
11 13 (0.96%) Cucumber
11 13 (0.96%) GitLab
11 13 (0.96%) Selenium
12 12 (0.88%) gulp
13 11 (0.81%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
15 9 (0.66%) Rational Team Concert
16 8 (0.59%) Artifactory
17 7 (0.52%) LabVIEW
17 7 (0.52%) Metasploit
General
1 792 (58.41%) Manufacturing
2 768 (56.64%) Marketing
3 749 (55.24%) Finance
4 730 (53.83%) Telecoms
5 717 (52.88%) Public Sector
6 277 (20.43%) Social Skills
7 85 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
8 64 (4.72%) Games
9 54 (3.98%) Retail
10 39 (2.88%) Influencing Skills
11 23 (1.70%) Legal
11 23 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
12 21 (1.55%) Automotive
13 20 (1.47%) Presentation Skills
14 17 (1.25%) Documentation Skills
14 17 (1.25%) Law
15 14 (1.03%) Military
16 12 (0.88%) Aerospace
16 12 (0.88%) Banking
17 5 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 250 (18.44%) Developer
2 209 (15.41%) Software Engineer
3 128 (9.44%) Electronics Engineer
4 92 (6.78%) Embedded Engineer
4 92 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
5 90 (6.64%) Design Engineer
5 90 (6.64%) Senior Developer
6 76 (5.60%) Software Developer
7 69 (5.09%) Analyst
8 62 (4.57%) Architect
9 61 (4.50%) Java Developer
10 56 (4.13%) Senior Software Engineer
11 55 (4.06%) Consultant
11 55 (4.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 53 (3.91%) Electronics Design Engineer
13 51 (3.76%) C++ Software Engineer
13 51 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
14 40 (2.95%) Project Manager
15 32 (2.36%) Firmware Engineer
16 31 (2.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (6.93%) .NET
2 78 (5.75%) AngularJS
3 62 (4.57%) HTML
4 57 (4.20%) CSS
4 57 (4.20%) React
5 56 (4.13%) REST
6 44 (3.24%) ASP.NET
7 35 (2.58%) .NET Core
8 33 (2.43%) Spring
8 33 (2.43%) Web Services
9 28 (2.06%) Yocto
10 24 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (1.77%) jQuery
10 24 (1.77%) SOAP
11 22 (1.62%) Node.js
12 19 (1.40%) JSON
12 19 (1.40%) Spring Boot
13 18 (1.33%) OAuth
13 18 (1.33%) OAuth2
13 18 (1.33%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 83 (6.12%) Algorithms
2 71 (5.24%) User Experience
3 58 (4.28%) Embedded Systems
4 56 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
5 52 (3.83%) Cloud Native
6 36 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 35 (2.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 24 (1.77%) Acoustics
8 24 (1.77%) Internet of Things
9 21 (1.55%) Augmented Reality
9 21 (1.55%) Smart City
10 19 (1.40%) Smart Home
11 18 (1.33%) Analogue Electronics
11 18 (1.33%) Blog
12 17 (1.25%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.25%) iPad
12 17 (1.25%) VHDL
13 16 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
14 14 (1.03%) Home Automation
14 14 (1.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 251 (18.51%) Linux
2 115 (8.48%) Windows
3 59 (4.35%) Unix
4 54 (3.98%) Android
5 39 (2.88%) Embedded Linux
6 35 (2.58%) Apple iOS
7 28 (2.06%) Windows Server
8 13 (0.96%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.59%) CentOS
9 8 (0.59%) FreeRTOS
9 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.52%) Kali Linux
10 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (0.15%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.074%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.074%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (53.32%) Digital Marketing
2 721 (53.17%) Business Intelligence
3 720 (53.10%) Programme Management
4 399 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
5 337 (24.85%) Software Engineering
6 208 (15.34%) DevOps
7 205 (15.12%) Computer Science
8 176 (12.98%) Scrum
9 150 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
10 135 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
11 119 (8.78%) Validation
12 96 (7.08%) Mentoring
13 92 (6.78%) SDLC
14 91 (6.71%) Cybersecurity
15 87 (6.42%) Microservices
16 86 (6.34%) TDD
17 83 (6.12%) Project Management
18 81 (5.97%) Software Testing
18 81 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
19 80 (5.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 269 (19.84%) Python
2 259 (19.10%) C++
3 212 (15.63%) C
4 155 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 139 (10.25%) C#
6 135 (9.96%) Java
7 112 (8.26%) SQL
8 84 (6.19%) Go
9 68 (5.01%) TypeScript
10 64 (4.72%) MATLAB
11 55 (4.06%) Embedded C
12 47 (3.47%) Embedded C++
13 37 (2.73%) PowerShell
14 25 (1.84%) Rust
15 22 (1.62%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.40%) Kotlin
17 17 (1.25%) Ada
17 17 (1.25%) T-SQL
18 15 (1.11%) Ruby
19 14 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 368 (27.14%) Degree
2 136 (10.03%) Security Cleared
3 104 (7.67%) SC Cleared
4 78 (5.75%) Master's Degree
5 52 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
7 19 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 18 (1.33%) HNC
9 14 (1.03%) PhD
10 12 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.81%) CCNP
12 9 (0.66%) HND
13 7 (0.52%) Chartered Engineer
14 5 (0.37%) CCSA
14 5 (0.37%) GCIA
14 5 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.37%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.37%) PMP
15 4 (0.29%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.91%) QA
2 43 (3.17%) GDPR
3 38 (2.80%) NIST
4 35 (2.58%) MISRA
5 23 (1.70%) Def Stans
6 16 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.81%) Accessibility
7 11 (0.81%) MISRA C
8 8 (0.59%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.59%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.52%) HIPAA
10 6 (0.44%) IEC 61508
11 5 (0.37%) IEC 62304
11 5 (0.37%) PMO
12 4 (0.29%) ISO 26262
13 3 (0.22%) DO-178B
13 3 (0.22%) HAZOP
13 3 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 3 (0.22%) ISO 20022
13 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 146 (10.77%) Firmware
2 115 (8.48%) Docker
3 51 (3.76%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.52%) Snort
5 7 (0.52%) Squid
6 4 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.15%) KVM
8 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.074%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 86 (6.34%) Kubernetes
2 49 (3.61%) Terraform
3 31 (2.29%) Ansible
4 12 (0.88%) Istio
4 12 (0.88%) Puppet
5 11 (0.81%) Suricata
6 10 (0.74%) Argo
6 10 (0.74%) Knative
6 10 (0.74%) linkerd
6 10 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (0.52%) Grafana
7 7 (0.52%) Nessus
7 7 (0.52%) Nexpose
7 7 (0.52%) Packer
7 7 (0.52%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.44%) SCCM
9 4 (0.29%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.29%) SELinux
9 4 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 717 (52.88%) SAP
2 154 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 96 (7.08%) Google
4 81 (5.97%) EMC
5 56 (4.13%) Instagram
6 40 (2.95%) Cisco
7 27 (1.99%) Oracle
7 27 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (1.47%) VMware
9 19 (1.40%) IBM
9 19 (1.40%) Xamarin
10 17 (1.25%) CyberArk
10 17 (1.25%) ForgeRock
11 14 (1.03%) Palo Alto
12 13 (0.96%) F5
12 13 (0.96%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.88%) CheckPoint
13 12 (0.88%) Infor
13 12 (0.88%) LogRhythm
14 11 (0.81%) Splunk