Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 284 251 313
Rank change year-on-year -33 +62 +30
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,681 2,258 1,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.20% 1.40% 1.03%
As % of the General category 3.02% 3.24% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,330 1,893 1,543
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £67,500
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 55,723 69,609 70,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.65% 43.13% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 42,968 52,909 57,281
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +14 457 £45,000 -10.00% 189
South West -5 440 £51,250 +2.50% 130
London -40 317 £57,500 +4.55% 89
North of England +16 217 £45,000 +2.27% 78
North West +35 162 £45,000 - 46
East of England -99 130 £37,500 -16.67% 158
Midlands -52 115 £43,000 +14.67% 103
West Midlands -17 81 £43,000 +14.67% 77
Yorkshire +23 50 £45,000 +12.50% 22
East Midlands -48 34 £40,000 - 26
North East -28 5 £41,250 -13.16% 10
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 832 (49.49%) Manufacturing
2 804 (47.83%) Telecoms
3 776 (46.16%) Finance
4 768 (45.69%) Marketing
5 710 (42.24%) SAP
6 706 (42.00%) Digital Marketing
7 704 (41.88%) Business Intelligence
7 704 (41.88%) Programme Management
8 586 (34.86%) Degree
9 462 (27.48%) Agile Software Development
10 456 (27.13%) Software Engineering
11 367 (21.83%) C++
12 326 (19.39%) C
13 318 (18.92%) Python
14 310 (18.44%) Java
15 274 (16.30%) C#
16 273 (16.24%) Linux
17 237 (14.10%) JavaScript
18 230 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
19 218 (12.97%) Computer Science
20 216 (12.85%) Microsoft
21 207 (12.31%) Scrum
22 196 (11.66%) SQL
23 190 (11.30%) Test Automation
24 189 (11.24%) Windows
25 187 (11.12%) .NET
26 179 (10.65%) TDD
27 176 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
28 172 (10.23%) Firmware
29 168 (9.99%) Continuous Integration

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 35 (2.08%) Apache Spark
1 35 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (0.83%) IIS
3 11 (0.65%) SAS
4 10 (0.59%) Apache
5 9 (0.54%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.48%) CMS
6 8 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.36%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.18%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.18%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.12%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.12%) JBoss
11 2 (0.12%) Site Server
11 2 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.13%) Simulink
5 12 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.48%) OrCAD
8 7 (0.42%) FrameMaker
8 7 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
9 6 (0.36%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.12%) EPLAN
10 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.12%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.12%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.059%) Doxygen
11 1 (0.059%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.18%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.18%) SAP PP
3 3 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.12%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.059%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.059%) Magento
5 1 (0.059%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.059%) Odoo
5 1 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.059%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.059%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 159 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (3.69%) SaaS
4 52 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (1.67%) Office 365
6 16 (0.95%) PaaS
7 15 (0.89%) IaaS
8 12 (0.71%) GitHub
8 12 (0.71%) Serverless
9 11 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.36%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.18%) AdWords
13 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.18%) AWS Fargate
14 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.12%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (4.28%) Bluetooth
2 67 (3.99%) Wireless
3 50 (2.97%) Internet
4 44 (2.62%) Wi-Fi
5 40 (2.38%) Firewall
5 40 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 37 (2.20%) Ethernet
7 29 (1.73%) GSM
8 27 (1.61%) NFC
9 20 (1.19%) DNS
10 17 (1.01%) RS-485
11 16 (0.95%) Modbus
11 16 (0.95%) RFID
12 15 (0.89%) VLAN
13 12 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
13 12 (0.71%) ZigBee
14 11 (0.65%) MQTT
14 11 (0.65%) VPN
15 9 (0.54%) Broadband
15 9 (0.54%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.77%) Big Data
3 58 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 54 (3.21%) MySQL
5 47 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 46 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 40 (2.38%) Data Mining
8 34 (2.02%) RDBMS
9 29 (1.73%) Blockchain
9 29 (1.73%) Couchbase
10 28 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 25 (1.49%) Hadoop
12 23 (1.37%) CouchDB
13 19 (1.13%) GIS
14 17 (1.01%) QlikView
15 16 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 15 (0.89%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.89%) Power BI
16 15 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (0.83%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 85 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 58 (3.45%) Selenium
3 45 (2.68%) Jenkins
4 41 (2.44%) JIRA
5 27 (1.61%) Visual Studio
6 25 (1.49%) TeamCity
7 24 (1.43%) Cucumber
8 22 (1.31%) LabVIEW
9 21 (1.25%) SpecFlow
10 17 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
11 16 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
12 15 (0.89%) GitLab
12 15 (0.89%) Subversion
13 13 (0.77%) Protractor
14 12 (0.71%) Vagrant
15 11 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (0.54%) JUnit
17 8 (0.48%) IntelliJ
17 8 (0.48%) TestNG
General
1 832 (49.49%) Manufacturing
2 804 (47.83%) Telecoms
3 776 (46.16%) Finance
4 768 (45.69%) Marketing
5 142 (8.45%) Retail
6 68 (4.05%) Automotive
7 57 (3.39%) Military
8 56 (3.33%) Games
9 51 (3.03%) Banking
10 43 (2.56%) Aerospace
11 27 (1.61%) Retail Banking
12 16 (0.95%) Billing
13 14 (0.83%) Legal
14 13 (0.77%) Law
15 11 (0.65%) German Language
16 10 (0.59%) Multimedia
17 9 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.48%) Music Industry
18 8 (0.48%) Publishing
19 7 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 291 (17.31%) Developer
2 277 (16.48%) Software Engineer
3 146 (8.69%) Electronics Engineer
4 145 (8.63%) Embedded Engineer
5 112 (6.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 104 (6.19%) Analyst
7 94 (5.59%) Architect
8 92 (5.47%) Java Developer
9 80 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 72 (4.28%) Consultant
10 72 (4.28%) Senior Developer
11 71 (4.22%) Senior Software Engineer
12 69 (4.10%) C# Developer
13 67 (3.99%) .NET Developer
14 66 (3.93%) C++ Software Engineer
15 61 (3.63%) Test Engineer
16 60 (3.57%) Design Engineer
17 57 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
18 56 (3.33%) Project Manager
19 50 (2.97%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (11.12%) .NET
2 157 (9.34%) HTML
3 143 (8.51%) CSS
4 121 (7.20%) AngularJS
5 114 (6.78%) ASP.NET
5 114 (6.78%) React
6 96 (5.71%) Node.js
7 91 (5.41%) Web Services
8 90 (5.35%) HTML5
9 89 (5.29%) Spring
10 83 (4.94%) RESTful
11 68 (4.05%) jQuery
12 63 (3.75%) Spring MVC
13 60 (3.57%) CSS3
14 58 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 58 (3.45%) SOAP
15 40 (2.38%) J2EE
16 38 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (2.14%) REST
18 31 (1.84%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 176 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 123 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
3 96 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 90 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
5 80 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
6 73 (4.34%) Management Information System
7 51 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 50 (2.97%) User Experience
9 46 (2.74%) Fintech
10 37 (2.20%) Mobile App
11 36 (2.14%) Blog
12 29 (1.73%) Robotics
13 26 (1.55%) Contactless
13 26 (1.55%) EMV
13 26 (1.55%) Mobile Payment
13 26 (1.55%) Smartcard
14 24 (1.43%) Data Centre
14 24 (1.43%) Driving Licence
15 21 (1.25%) Internet of Things
16 19 (1.13%) Acoustics
Operating Systems
1 273 (16.24%) Linux
2 189 (11.24%) Windows
3 65 (3.87%) Android
4 51 (3.03%) Unix
5 44 (2.62%) Windows Server
6 40 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 39 (2.32%) Windows 10
8 38 (2.26%) Embedded Linux
9 34 (2.02%) Windows 7
10 25 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (1.07%) Windows XP
12 17 (1.01%) FreeRTOS
13 14 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (0.77%) CentOS
15 11 (0.65%) Solaris
16 8 (0.48%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.42%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
18 5 (0.30%) Debian
19 4 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 706 (42.00%) Digital Marketing
2 704 (41.88%) Business Intelligence
2 704 (41.88%) Programme Management
3 462 (27.48%) Agile Software Development
4 456 (27.13%) Software Engineering
5 230 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
6 218 (12.97%) Computer Science
7 207 (12.31%) Scrum
8 190 (11.30%) Test Automation
9 179 (10.65%) TDD
10 168 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
11 152 (9.04%) Mathematics
12 126 (7.50%) MVC
13 110 (6.54%) BDD
14 108 (6.42%) SDLC
15 103 (6.13%) Project Management
16 99 (5.89%) Cybersecurity
17 94 (5.59%) E-Commerce
18 89 (5.29%) Analytics
19 86 (5.12%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 367 (21.83%) C++
2 326 (19.39%) C
3 318 (18.92%) Python
4 310 (18.44%) Java
5 274 (16.30%) C#
6 237 (14.10%) JavaScript
7 196 (11.66%) SQL
8 99 (5.89%) Embedded C
9 86 (5.12%) Go
10 66 (3.93%) Bash Shell
11 49 (2.91%) VB
12 47 (2.80%) PowerShell
13 43 (2.56%) Ruby
14 42 (2.50%) PHP
15 37 (2.20%) MATLAB
16 35 (2.08%) R
17 34 (2.02%) T-SQL
18 33 (1.96%) Embedded C++
19 29 (1.73%) Perl
20 28 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 586 (34.86%) Degree
2 107 (6.37%) Security Cleared
3 105 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 81 (4.82%) SC Cleared
5 50 (2.97%) DV Cleared
6 48 (2.86%) HNC
7 39 (2.32%) PhD
8 30 (1.78%) Numerate Degree
9 29 (1.73%) HND
10 17 (1.01%) PMI Certification
11 13 (0.77%) ISTQB
12 12 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (0.65%) CISSP
14 9 (0.54%) Master's Degree
15 8 (0.48%) CIPD
15 8 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (0.42%) CEH
16 7 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (0.42%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.81%) QA
2 32 (1.90%) ISO 26262
3 26 (1.55%) SLA
4 24 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.59%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.48%) JSP 440
7 8 (0.48%) JTAG
7 8 (0.48%) PMO
8 7 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (0.36%) RMADS
10 4 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.24%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.18%) DO-254
11 3 (0.18%) IEC 61508
11 3 (0.18%) IEC 62304
11 3 (0.18%) ISO 13485
12 2 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.12%) DO-160
System Software
1 172 (10.23%) Firmware
2 88 (5.23%) Docker
3 60 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 53 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (1.55%) vSphere
6 25 (1.49%) Hyper-V
7 17 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.77%) VirtualBox
9 9 (0.54%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.48%) BitLocker
10 8 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.24%) KVM
11 4 (0.24%) pfSense
11 4 (0.24%) Xen
12 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.12%) Snort
12 2 (0.12%) Squid
12 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.059%) HDFS
13 1 (0.059%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 65 (3.87%) Kubernetes
2 38 (2.26%) Ansible
3 28 (1.67%) Puppet
4 24 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (1.01%) SCCM
6 14 (0.83%) Terraform
7 11 (0.65%) SCOM
8 10 (0.59%) Grafana
8 10 (0.59%) Salt
9 8 (0.48%) PowerCLI
10 7 (0.42%) Packer
11 5 (0.30%) Icinga
11 5 (0.30%) Kibana
11 5 (0.30%) Nagios
12 4 (0.24%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.18%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.18%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.18%) Nessus
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 710 (42.24%) SAP
2 216 (12.85%) Microsoft
3 93 (5.53%) Oracle
4 77 (4.58%) VMware
5 57 (3.39%) Google
6 54 (3.21%) EMC
7 30 (1.78%) Cisco
8 26 (1.55%) Hyperion
9 20 (1.19%) Atmel
10 19 (1.13%) Tableau
11 13 (0.77%) 3PAR
11 13 (0.77%) CheckPoint
11 13 (0.77%) Citrix
11 13 (0.77%) HP
11 13 (0.77%) IBM
12 12 (0.71%) Apple
13 9 (0.54%) BT
13 9 (0.54%) Freescale
13 9 (0.54%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.48%) Meraki