Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 197 347 277
Rank change year-on-year +150 -70 +11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,243 909 1,647
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.68% 0.87% 1.19%
As % of the General category 4.24% 2.14% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 693 1,358
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,558
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £98,975 £66,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% -3.16%

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 29,288 42,464 56,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.67% 40.53% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21,852 32,849 43,329
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +7.84%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £58,500 £57,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.18% +4.09% +10.00%

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 11 April 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 11 April 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 +293 353 £75,000 +27.66% 62
South East +74 270 £45,000 -12.20% 118
South West +8 224 £46,500 +3.33% 77
East of England +66 140 £60,000 +41.18% 104
North of England +66 89 £54,500 +9.00% 57
Midlands +12 74 £47,500 +5.56% 62
North West +52 52 £56,250 -2.17% 40
West Midlands +11 50 £42,500 -10.53% 38
Yorkshire +28 30 £50,000 +11.11% 14
East Midlands +21 24 £50,000 +11.11% 24
North East +17 7 £60,000 +63.27% 3
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 11 April 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.

1 717 (57.68%) Manufacturing
2 692 (55.67%) Marketing
3 670 (53.90%) Finance
4 656 (52.78%) Telecoms
5 649 (52.21%) Digital Marketing
6 648 (52.13%) Programme Management
7 645 (51.89%) SAP
7 645 (51.89%) Business Intelligence
8 644 (51.81%) Public Sector
9 331 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
10 317 (25.50%) Degree
11 297 (23.89%) Software Engineering
12 245 (19.71%) C++
13 236 (18.99%) Python
14 231 (18.58%) Linux
15 186 (14.96%) C
15 186 (14.96%) Computer Science
16 156 (12.55%) Scrum
16 156 (12.55%) Azure
17 152 (12.23%) DevOps
18 151 (12.15%) JavaScript
19 141 (11.34%) Security Cleared
20 127 (10.22%) Java
21 126 (10.14%) Firmware
22 122 (9.81%) C#
22 122 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
23 108 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
23 108 (8.69%) AWS
24 102 (8.21%) Microsoft
25 101 (8.13%) SC Cleared

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 (2.09%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.69%) CMS
3 18 (1.45%) Mule
3 18 (1.45%) Red Hat Fuse
4 17 (1.37%) JBoss
4 17 (1.37%) Mule ESB
5 15 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (1.21%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.05%) Confluence
7 10 (0.80%) WordPress
8 9 (0.72%) MS Exchange
9 7 (0.56%) Skype for Business
10 6 (0.48%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.32%) Headless CMS
11 4 (0.32%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.24%) nginx
13 2 (0.16%) Apache
13 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 36 (2.90%) Simulink
2 20 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (0.97%) OrCAD
4 12 (0.97%) Zeplin
5 7 (0.56%) Adobe XD
6 6 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.48%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.40%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.32%) Sketch
9 3 (0.24%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.24%) Figma
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.080%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.080%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.080%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 5 (0.40%) JDE OneWorld
1 5 (0.40%) Social Studio
2 3 (0.24%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.16%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.080%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.080%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 156 (12.55%) Azure
2 108 (8.69%) AWS
3 98 (7.88%) GCP
4 82 (6.60%) SaaS
5 37 (2.98%) Microsoft 365
6 19 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (1.29%) Serverless
8 11 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.80%) Amazon Alexa
9 10 (0.80%) GitHub
9 10 (0.80%) Kong
10 7 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.56%) Trello
11 6 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.32%) Azure Functions
12 4 (0.32%) Firebase
12 4 (0.32%) IaaS
12 4 (0.32%) OpenDNS
12 4 (0.32%) PaaS
13 3 (0.24%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.22%) Internet
2 37 (2.98%) Bluetooth
3 31 (2.49%) Wireless
4 28 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
5 27 (2.17%) Firewall
6 26 (2.09%) Software-Defined Radio
7 24 (1.93%) RS-485
7 24 (1.93%) ZigBee
8 22 (1.77%) DNS
9 18 (1.45%) Ethernet
10 14 (1.13%) TCP/IP
11 13 (1.05%) RS-232
12 12 (0.97%) VPN
13 11 (0.88%) Modbus
13 11 (0.88%) RS-422
14 9 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (0.72%) IPsec
14 9 (0.72%) Network Security
15 8 (0.64%) BGP
15 8 (0.64%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.78%) MongoDB
3 37 (2.98%) NoSQL
4 26 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 20 (1.61%) MySQL
6 12 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (0.97%) QlikView
6 12 (0.97%) Relational Database
7 11 (0.88%) Big Data
8 7 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.40%) Redis
10 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.24%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.24%) Power BI
12 2 (0.16%) Impala
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.16%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 99 (7.96%) Git (software)
2 56 (4.51%) JIRA
3 26 (2.09%) Jenkins
3 26 (2.09%) JUnit
4 24 (1.93%) Maven
5 22 (1.77%) Visual Studio
6 19 (1.53%) IntelliJ
7 17 (1.37%) GitLab
8 16 (1.29%) GCC
9 14 (1.13%) Eclipse
10 13 (1.05%) LabVIEW
11 12 (0.97%) Grunt
11 12 (0.97%) gulp
11 12 (0.97%) Subversion
12 11 (0.88%) Cypress.io
13 10 (0.80%) Postman
14 9 (0.72%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.64%) Artifactory
15 8 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
15 8 (0.64%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 717 (57.68%) Manufacturing
2 692 (55.67%) Marketing
3 670 (53.90%) Finance
4 656 (52.78%) Telecoms
5 644 (51.81%) Public Sector
6 55 (4.42%) Retail
7 52 (4.18%) Games
8 28 (2.25%) Legal
9 25 (2.01%) Automotive
10 20 (1.61%) Aerospace
11 18 (1.45%) Banking
11 18 (1.45%) Military
12 17 (1.37%) Law
13 14 (1.13%) Advertising
14 3 (0.24%) Fire and Rescue
14 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.16%) German Language
15 2 (0.16%) Local Government
16 1 (0.080%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.080%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 269 (21.64%) Developer
2 178 (14.32%) Software Engineer
3 129 (10.38%) Electronics Engineer
4 88 (7.08%) Senior Developer
5 77 (6.19%) Embedded Engineer
6 76 (6.11%) Design Engineer
7 71 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 66 (5.31%) Software Developer
9 65 (5.23%) Consultant
10 58 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
11 54 (4.34%) Electronics Design Engineer
12 52 (4.18%) Architect
13 49 (3.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 47 (3.78%) C++ Software Engineer
15 44 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
16 43 (3.46%) Analyst
17 36 (2.90%) Junior
18 34 (2.74%) Senior Electronics Engineer
19 33 (2.65%) DevOps Engineer
20 31 (2.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (7.08%) AngularJS
2 79 (6.36%) .NET
3 78 (6.28%) HTML
4 76 (6.11%) CSS
5 73 (5.87%) REST
6 54 (4.34%) React
7 43 (3.46%) Spring
8 41 (3.30%) ASP.NET
9 40 (3.22%) SOAP
10 30 (2.41%) .NET Core
10 30 (2.41%) JSON
11 29 (2.33%) Web Services
12 26 (2.09%) Node.js
13 25 (2.01%) HTML5
14 23 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (1.85%) RESTful
15 21 (1.69%) jQuery
15 21 (1.69%) Sass
16 20 (1.61%) Apache Camel
16 20 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (5.95%) User Experience
2 71 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (4.99%) Self-Motivation
4 51 (4.10%) Embedded Systems
4 51 (4.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 47 (3.78%) Algorithms
6 32 (2.57%) Mobile App
7 30 (2.41%) Cloud Native
7 30 (2.41%) Internet of Things
8 23 (1.85%) Blog
9 22 (1.77%) Analogue Electronics
10 21 (1.69%) VHDL
11 19 (1.53%) Acoustics
11 19 (1.53%) Smart Home
12 15 (1.21%) iPad
12 15 (1.21%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.13%) Data Centre
14 13 (1.05%) NHS
14 13 (1.05%) Private Cloud
15 12 (0.97%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 231 (18.58%) Linux
2 96 (7.72%) Windows
3 55 (4.42%) Android
4 50 (4.02%) Unix
5 36 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 29 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
7 26 (2.09%) Windows Server
8 17 (1.37%) CentOS
9 16 (1.29%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2016
12 6 (0.48%) FreeRTOS
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.32%) Kali Linux
14 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.080%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.080%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.080%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (52.21%) Digital Marketing
2 648 (52.13%) Programme Management
3 645 (51.89%) Business Intelligence
4 331 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
5 297 (23.89%) Software Engineering
6 186 (14.96%) Computer Science
7 156 (12.55%) Scrum
8 152 (12.23%) DevOps
9 122 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
10 108 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
11 93 (7.48%) Validation
12 83 (6.68%) Project Management
13 74 (5.95%) TDD
14 73 (5.87%) Test Automation
15 69 (5.55%) Cybersecurity
16 65 (5.23%) Mathematics
17 63 (5.07%) Kanban
17 63 (5.07%) Mentoring
17 63 (5.07%) Software Testing
18 60 (4.83%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 245 (19.71%) C++
2 236 (18.99%) Python
3 186 (14.96%) C
4 151 (12.15%) JavaScript
5 127 (10.22%) Java
6 122 (9.81%) C#
7 95 (7.64%) SQL
8 67 (5.39%) TypeScript
9 58 (4.67%) Go
10 53 (4.26%) MATLAB
11 42 (3.38%) Embedded C
12 30 (2.41%) Embedded C++
13 29 (2.33%) Rust
14 22 (1.77%) PowerShell
14 22 (1.77%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.53%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.21%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.13%) Kotlin
17 14 (1.13%) PHP
17 14 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 317 (25.50%) Degree
2 141 (11.34%) Security Cleared
3 101 (8.13%) SC Cleared
4 67 (5.39%) Master's Degree
5 41 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (1.77%) PhD
7 19 (1.53%) DV Cleared
8 17 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
9 13 (1.05%) HNC
10 8 (0.64%) CCNP
10 8 (0.64%) Chartered Engineer
10 8 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.64%) HND
11 6 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.48%) MCITP
11 6 (0.48%) MCSA
11 6 (0.48%) MCSE
11 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.40%) CCIE
13 4 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.62%) QA
2 26 (2.09%) GDPR
3 25 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (1.93%) MISRA
5 18 (1.45%) NIST
6 12 (0.97%) MISRA C
7 8 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.64%) Def Stans
7 8 (0.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.64%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.56%) ISO 26262
9 6 (0.48%) IEC 61508
9 6 (0.48%) IEC 62304
9 6 (0.48%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.48%) PMO
10 5 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.24%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.16%) JTAG
System Software
1 126 (10.14%) Firmware
2 100 (8.05%) Docker
3 40 (3.22%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.32%) Snort
6 4 (0.32%) Squid
7 3 (0.24%) KVM
7 3 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.080%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 68 (5.47%) Kubernetes
2 36 (2.90%) Terraform
3 23 (1.85%) Puppet
4 18 (1.45%) Ansible
5 13 (1.05%) Istio
6 10 (0.80%) Argo
6 10 (0.80%) Knative
6 10 (0.80%) linkerd
7 7 (0.56%) Grafana
7 7 (0.56%) Packer
7 7 (0.56%) Prometheus
7 7 (0.56%) Suricata
8 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.48%) SCCM
8 6 (0.48%) WSUS
9 5 (0.40%) Sonobuoy
10 4 (0.32%) Nessus
10 4 (0.32%) SELinux
10 4 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 645 (51.89%) SAP
2 102 (8.21%) Microsoft
3 81 (6.52%) Google
4 64 (5.15%) EMC
5 36 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 36 (2.90%) Twitter
6 25 (2.01%) Cisco
7 24 (1.93%) Xamarin
8 21 (1.69%) Oracle
9 20 (1.61%) Red Hat
10 15 (1.21%) Xilinx
11 14 (1.13%) Cadence
12 12 (0.97%) Infor
12 12 (0.97%) VMware
13 11 (0.88%) IBM
14 10 (0.80%) Instagram
15 9 (0.72%) Palo Alto
15 9 (0.72%) Splunk
16 8 (0.64%) Adobe
16 8 (0.64%) Intel