Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 286 317 197
Rank change year-on-year +31 -120 +132
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,468 1,694 3,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.14% 1.09% 1.90%
As % of the General category 2.86% 2.52% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,126 1,303 2,628
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 51,415 67,318 75,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.00% 43.35% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38,865 51,837 55,549
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +19 462 £50,500 +12.22% 171
South West -3 423 £45,000 -5.26% 117
Midlands +42 169 £45,000 +5.88% 102
London +32 163 £62,500 +16.28% 53
West Midlands +49 133 £45,000 +5.88% 59
East of England +67 125 £50,000 +11.11% 171
North of England -68 114 £45,000 +2.27% 72
North West -42 69 £48,750 +8.33% 37
East Midlands +19 36 £53,750 +26.47% 42
Yorkshire -16 35 £45,000 +5.88% 25
North East +20 10 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 740 (50.41%) Manufacturing
2 699 (47.62%) Telecoms
3 659 (44.89%) Finance
4 657 (44.75%) Marketing
5 638 (43.46%) Public Sector
6 637 (43.39%) SAP
7 631 (42.98%) Digital Marketing
8 627 (42.71%) Business Intelligence
9 626 (42.64%) Programme Management
10 487 (33.17%) Degree
11 388 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
12 379 (25.82%) Software Engineering
13 376 (25.61%) C
14 369 (25.14%) C++
15 298 (20.30%) Python
16 245 (16.69%) Linux
17 225 (15.33%) C#
18 223 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
19 201 (13.69%) Computer Science
20 194 (13.22%) Java
21 192 (13.08%) SQL
22 183 (12.47%) Firmware
23 181 (12.33%) JavaScript
24 159 (10.83%) Security Cleared
25 150 (10.22%) AWS
26 147 (10.01%) Windows
27 141 (9.60%) Test Automation
28 137 (9.33%) Microsoft
29 129 (8.79%) Scrum
30 121 (8.24%) Mathematics

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 27 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (1.02%) Confluence
4 14 (0.95%) CMS
4 14 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 13 (0.89%) Apache Spark
5 13 (0.89%) Skype for Business
6 9 (0.61%) Apache
7 6 (0.41%) Drupal
7 6 (0.41%) Zope
8 5 (0.34%) JBoss
8 5 (0.34%) Mule
8 5 (0.34%) Mule ESB
8 5 (0.34%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.27%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.27%) IIS
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.068%) Hyperledger
11 1 (0.068%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.068%) Umbraco
Applications
1 61 (4.16%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (1.36%) Simulink
4 15 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
6 10 (0.68%) Figma
6 10 (0.68%) InVision
6 10 (0.68%) Marvel
6 10 (0.68%) Sketch
7 8 (0.54%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.48%) GNU Octave
8 7 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (0.48%) OrCAD
9 5 (0.34%) Windchill
10 4 (0.27%) Doxygen
11 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.068%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.068%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.27%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.20%) Lawson
3 2 (0.14%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.14%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.068%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.068%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.068%) Primavera
4 1 (0.068%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.068%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 150 (10.22%) AWS
2 76 (5.18%) Azure
3 73 (4.97%) SaaS
4 47 (3.20%) Serverless
5 42 (2.86%) GCP
6 39 (2.66%) Office 365
7 38 (2.59%) GitHub
8 25 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
9 23 (1.57%) npm
10 21 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 21 (1.43%) AWS CodePipeline
10 21 (1.43%) Power Platform
10 21 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 19 (1.29%) IaaS
12 13 (0.89%) PaaS
13 12 (0.82%) OneDrive
14 11 (0.75%) Azure Stack
15 10 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 10 (0.68%) Heroku
16 6 (0.41%) WeChat
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.63%) Wireless
2 62 (4.22%) TCP/IP
3 49 (3.34%) Internet
4 42 (2.86%) Bluetooth
4 42 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 33 (2.25%) DNS
5 33 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
6 26 (1.77%) RS-232
7 25 (1.70%) Firewall
7 25 (1.70%) Skype
8 23 (1.57%) DHCP
9 22 (1.50%) RS-485
10 19 (1.29%) HTTP
11 18 (1.23%) ZigBee
12 15 (1.02%) Broadband
13 14 (0.95%) NFC
14 12 (0.82%) VoIP
15 11 (0.75%) NetScaler
15 11 (0.75%) Unified Communications
15 11 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (8.17%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (2.52%) Big Data
4 35 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 31 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (1.84%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
8 23 (1.57%) BigQuery
9 22 (1.50%) Hadoop
9 22 (1.50%) MySQL
9 22 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 21 (1.43%) Power BI
11 20 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (1.29%) NoSQL
13 18 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (1.16%) Data Mining
15 16 (1.09%) QlikView
16 15 (1.02%) Blockchain
17 14 (0.95%) Looker
Development Applications
1 118 (8.04%) Git (software)
2 97 (6.61%) JIRA
3 58 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 39 (2.66%) Selenium
5 36 (2.45%) Jenkins
6 29 (1.98%) webpack
7 26 (1.77%) Jasmine
7 26 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.50%) Mocha
8 22 (1.50%) WebDriver
9 21 (1.43%) Subversion
10 20 (1.36%) JUnit
11 18 (1.23%) LabVIEW
12 17 (1.16%) SpecFlow
13 15 (1.02%) Protractor
13 15 (1.02%) TestRail
14 14 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (0.95%) Cucumber
15 13 (0.89%) Maven
16 12 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 740 (50.41%) Manufacturing
2 699 (47.62%) Telecoms
3 659 (44.89%) Finance
4 657 (44.75%) Marketing
5 638 (43.46%) Public Sector
6 85 (5.79%) Automotive
7 68 (4.63%) Aerospace
8 58 (3.95%) Retail
9 46 (3.13%) Games
10 45 (3.07%) Military
11 28 (1.91%) Advertising
12 22 (1.50%) Banking
13 14 (0.95%) Retail Banking
14 12 (0.82%) Local Government
14 12 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.75%) Social Housing
16 10 (0.68%) German Language
17 9 (0.61%) French Language
18 8 (0.54%) Spanish Language
19 6 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 247 (16.83%) Developer
2 205 (13.96%) Software Engineer
3 178 (12.13%) Embedded Engineer
4 132 (8.99%) Electronics Engineer
5 122 (8.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 90 (6.13%) Analyst
7 78 (5.31%) Consultant
8 71 (4.84%) Firmware Engineer
9 70 (4.77%) Software Developer
10 68 (4.63%) Support Engineer
11 59 (4.02%) Design Engineer
12 53 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
13 47 (3.20%) DevOps Engineer
13 47 (3.20%) Senior Electronics Engineer
14 45 (3.07%) Cloud Engineer
14 45 (3.07%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 45 (3.07%) Systems Engineer
14 45 (3.07%) Test Engineer
15 41 (2.79%) C++ Software Engineer
16 37 (2.52%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (7.36%) CSS
2 102 (6.95%) AngularJS
2 102 (6.95%) HTML
3 88 (5.99%) .NET
4 71 (4.84%) React
5 61 (4.16%) Node.js
6 57 (3.88%) Web Services
7 56 (3.81%) RESTful
8 50 (3.41%) ASP.NET
9 49 (3.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 45 (3.07%) JSON
11 43 (2.93%) REST
12 40 (2.72%) jQuery
12 40 (2.72%) SOAP
13 35 (2.38%) HTML5
14 34 (2.32%) Spring
14 34 (2.32%) XML
15 30 (2.04%) Vue.js
16 28 (1.91%) Django
17 25 (1.70%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 118 (8.04%) Algorithms
2 117 (7.97%) Embedded Systems
3 111 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (6.20%) User Experience
5 84 (5.72%) Self-Motivation
6 71 (4.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 48 (3.27%) Analogue Electronics
8 47 (3.20%) Management Information System
8 47 (3.20%) VHDL
9 44 (3.00%) Robotics
10 37 (2.52%) Blog
11 34 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
12 30 (2.04%) Internet of Things
13 29 (1.98%) Data Centre
14 28 (1.91%) Driving Licence
15 21 (1.43%) Mobile App
16 18 (1.23%) Acoustics
17 17 (1.16%) Device Driver
17 17 (1.16%) Smartphone
18 14 (0.95%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 245 (16.69%) Linux
2 147 (10.01%) Windows
3 74 (5.04%) Unix
4 55 (3.75%) Android
5 30 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 30 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 28 (1.91%) Windows 10
7 25 (1.70%) Embedded Linux
8 15 (1.02%) Mac OS
9 14 (0.95%) Windows 7
10 13 (0.89%) CentOS
11 11 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.61%) FreeRTOS
14 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.41%) Solaris
16 5 (0.34%) OpenWrt
16 5 (0.34%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.34%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (42.98%) Digital Marketing
2 627 (42.71%) Business Intelligence
3 626 (42.64%) Programme Management
4 388 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
5 379 (25.82%) Software Engineering
6 223 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
7 201 (13.69%) Computer Science
8 141 (9.60%) Test Automation
9 129 (8.79%) Scrum
10 121 (8.24%) Mathematics
11 107 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
12 98 (6.68%) Validation
13 92 (6.27%) DevOps
13 92 (6.27%) TDD
14 85 (5.79%) Project Management
15 84 (5.72%) Physics
16 78 (5.31%) Project Delivery
17 77 (5.25%) SDLC
18 71 (4.84%) Machine Learning
19 70 (4.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 376 (25.61%) C
2 369 (25.14%) C++
3 298 (20.30%) Python
4 225 (15.33%) C#
5 194 (13.22%) Java
6 192 (13.08%) SQL
7 181 (12.33%) JavaScript
8 118 (8.04%) Embedded C
9 54 (3.68%) Embedded C++
10 51 (3.47%) PHP
11 50 (3.41%) MATLAB
12 47 (3.20%) Perl
13 44 (3.00%) Bash Shell
14 42 (2.86%) Go
15 25 (1.70%) T-SQL
16 24 (1.63%) PowerShell
17 23 (1.57%) ES6
18 22 (1.50%) ES7
19 20 (1.36%) Assembly Language
20 18 (1.23%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 487 (33.17%) Degree
2 159 (10.83%) Security Cleared
3 107 (7.29%) SC Cleared
4 64 (4.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 62 (4.22%) DV Cleared
6 32 (2.18%) PhD
7 30 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (1.84%) ISTQB
9 24 (1.63%) CCNA
10 17 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (1.09%) HNC
11 16 (1.09%) ISEB
12 15 (1.02%) HND
13 13 (0.89%) MCP
14 12 (0.82%) RHCE
15 11 (0.75%) CCA
16 10 (0.68%) A+ Certification
16 10 (0.68%) CCNP
17 9 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
17 9 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.50%) QA
2 30 (2.04%) SLA
3 16 (1.09%) ISO 26262
4 15 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 11 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.75%) MISRA
6 10 (0.68%) IEC 61131
7 8 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.48%) PMO
9 6 (0.41%) IEC 61508
9 6 (0.41%) JTAG
10 4 (0.27%) IEC 62304
11 3 (0.20%) HL7
11 3 (0.20%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.068%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.068%) DO-254
13 1 (0.068%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 183 (12.47%) Firmware
2 62 (4.22%) Docker
3 53 (3.61%) Active Directory
4 40 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (2.18%) Hyper-V
6 15 (1.02%) XenApp
7 12 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (0.82%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.61%) vSphere
9 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.068%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.068%) vCloud
11 1 (0.068%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.068%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 46 (3.13%) Terraform
2 26 (1.77%) SCCM
3 23 (1.57%) Ansible
4 17 (1.16%) SCOM
5 16 (1.09%) Kubernetes
6 14 (0.95%) Nagios
7 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 11 (0.75%) SCOrch
8 9 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.54%) SELinux
10 7 (0.48%) Grafana
10 7 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.48%) Puppet
11 6 (0.41%) Cacti
11 6 (0.41%) Graphite
11 6 (0.41%) Kibana
11 6 (0.41%) logstash
11 6 (0.41%) WSUS
12 4 (0.27%) Graylog
12 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 637 (43.39%) SAP
2 137 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 65 (4.43%) EMC
4 64 (4.36%) Oracle
4 64 (4.36%) VMware
5 61 (4.16%) Cisco
6 37 (2.52%) Google
7 22 (1.50%) Tableau
8 19 (1.29%) Renesas
9 18 (1.23%) Adobe
9 18 (1.23%) Citrix
9 18 (1.23%) Freescale
10 15 (1.02%) Hyperion
10 15 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (0.95%) Informatica
11 14 (0.95%) Talend
11 14 (0.95%) Xamarin
12 13 (0.89%) Splunk
13 11 (0.75%) Apple
13 11 (0.75%) Red Hat