Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 221 288 286
Rank change year-on-year +67 -2 -21
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 859 1,276 1,713
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.48% 1.10% 1.21%
As % of the General category 3.88% 2.75% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1,022 1,408
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -4.04%

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 22,148 46,400 58,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.19% 40.17% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17,487 35,780 45,667
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,108 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 25 January 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 25 January 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
South East +36 204 £48,500 -7.62% 111
London +257 203 £60,000 - 71
South West -12 194 £47,500 +2.15% 56
North of England +98 77 £50,000 +11.11% 59
Midlands +34 73 £46,000 +2.22% 48
East of England +19 66 £51,250 +20.59% 90
West Midlands +29 47 £42,500 -5.56% 26
North West +81 43 £55,000 - 36
Yorkshire +48 30 £50,000 +33.33% 14
East Midlands +52 26 £50,000 +33.33% 22
North East +18 4 £45,000 +2.86% 9
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 488 (56.81%) Manufacturing
2 457 (53.20%) Marketing
3 450 (52.39%) Finance
4 444 (51.69%) Telecoms
5 433 (50.41%) Programme Management
6 432 (50.29%) SAP
6 432 (50.29%) Business Intelligence
6 432 (50.29%) Digital Marketing
7 430 (50.06%) Public Sector
8 217 (25.26%) Degree
9 203 (23.63%) Software Engineering
10 190 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
11 177 (20.61%) C++
12 173 (20.14%) Linux
13 157 (18.28%) C
14 141 (16.41%) Python
15 117 (13.62%) Computer Science
16 109 (12.69%) JavaScript
17 100 (11.64%) Azure
18 95 (11.06%) Scrum
19 90 (10.48%) Java
20 87 (10.13%) C#
20 87 (10.13%) Windows
21 86 (10.01%) Microsoft
21 86 (10.01%) Security Cleared
21 86 (10.01%) DevOps
22 85 (9.90%) Firmware
23 83 (9.66%) Git (software)
24 68 (7.92%) Test Automation
24 68 (7.92%) CSS

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 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.75%) CMS
2 15 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.51%) Mule
4 13 (1.51%) Red Hat Fuse
5 12 (1.40%) Mule ESB
6 10 (1.16%) JBoss
6 10 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.16%) WordPress
7 9 (1.05%) Apache Spark
8 8 (0.93%) Confluence
9 7 (0.81%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.47%) Apache
10 4 (0.47%) Headless CMS
10 4 (0.47%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.63%) Simulink
2 14 (1.63%) Zeplin
3 8 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.93%) OrCAD
4 7 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.47%) Adobe XD
5 4 (0.47%) Fusion 360
6 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.35%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.12%) Maya
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.12%) Quicktime
8 1 (0.12%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (0.35%) Social Studio
3 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.12%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 100 (11.64%) Azure
2 67 (7.80%) AWS
3 62 (7.22%) SaaS
4 35 (4.07%) GCP
5 32 (3.73%) Office 365
6 12 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.28%) Serverless
8 8 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.93%) Power Platform
9 6 (0.70%) GitHub
10 5 (0.58%) PaaS
11 4 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.47%) Firebase
11 4 (0.47%) Trello
12 3 (0.35%) AWS IoT
12 3 (0.35%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.35%) IaaS
12 3 (0.35%) npm
13 2 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.38%) Ethernet
2 27 (3.14%) Bluetooth
3 26 (3.03%) Internet
4 24 (2.79%) Firewall
5 21 (2.44%) DNS
5 21 (2.44%) RS-485
5 21 (2.44%) Wireless
6 18 (2.10%) RS-232
6 18 (2.10%) TCP/IP
7 14 (1.63%) Software-Defined Radio
7 14 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (1.51%) 4G
9 12 (1.40%) ZigBee
10 10 (1.16%) 3G
11 9 (1.05%) LAN
11 9 (1.05%) Skype
12 8 (0.93%) WAN
13 7 (0.81%) FTP
13 7 (0.81%) VPN
13 7 (0.81%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.61%) NoSQL
3 28 (3.26%) MySQL
4 27 (3.14%) MongoDB
5 16 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.05%) Big Data
9 8 (0.93%) Power BI
10 6 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.58%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.58%) Redis
12 4 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.47%) Looker
12 4 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 3 (0.35%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 83 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 44 (5.12%) JIRA
3 20 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 19 (2.21%) Subversion
5 15 (1.75%) Eclipse
5 15 (1.75%) Maven
5 15 (1.75%) Postman
6 14 (1.63%) GitLab
6 14 (1.63%) Grunt
6 14 (1.63%) gulp
6 14 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.63%) JUnit
6 14 (1.63%) LabVIEW
7 13 (1.51%) IntelliJ
8 12 (1.40%) Fiddler
8 12 (1.40%) SoapUI
9 8 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (0.81%) Artifactory
10 7 (0.81%) GCC
10 7 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 488 (56.81%) Manufacturing
2 457 (53.20%) Marketing
3 450 (52.39%) Finance
4 444 (51.69%) Telecoms
5 430 (50.06%) Public Sector
6 24 (2.79%) Automotive
6 24 (2.79%) Retail
7 21 (2.44%) Games
8 19 (2.21%) Advertising
8 19 (2.21%) Aerospace
9 15 (1.75%) Banking
10 10 (1.16%) Law
11 9 (1.05%) Legal
11 9 (1.05%) Military
12 5 (0.58%) Local Government
13 3 (0.35%) German Language
13 3 (0.35%) Social Housing
14 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.23%) Korean Language
14 2 (0.23%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 178 (20.72%) Developer
2 119 (13.85%) Software Engineer
3 92 (10.71%) Electronics Engineer
4 77 (8.96%) Embedded Engineer
5 65 (7.57%) Consultant
6 53 (6.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 52 (6.05%) Design Engineer
8 50 (5.82%) Java Developer
9 43 (5.01%) Senior Developer
10 39 (4.54%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 36 (4.19%) Analyst
11 36 (4.19%) Software Developer
12 32 (3.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 32 (3.73%) Junior
12 32 (3.73%) Senior Software Engineer
13 31 (3.61%) Senior Electronics Engineer
14 30 (3.49%) Architect
15 29 (3.38%) Administrator
15 29 (3.38%) Systems Engineer
16 28 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (7.92%) CSS
2 63 (7.33%) HTML
3 61 (7.10%) AngularJS
4 60 (6.98%) REST
5 49 (5.70%) .NET
6 38 (4.42%) SOAP
7 30 (3.49%) React
8 28 (3.26%) RESTful
9 26 (3.03%) JSON
9 26 (3.03%) Spring
10 23 (2.68%) Sass
11 22 (2.56%) .NET Core
11 22 (2.56%) ASP.NET
11 22 (2.56%) HTML5
12 19 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (2.21%) Web Services
12 19 (2.21%) XML
13 18 (2.10%) Angular 2
13 18 (2.10%) LESS
14 17 (1.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (5.47%) Algorithms
2 47 (5.47%) User Experience
3 46 (5.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 39 (4.54%) Self-Motivation
5 38 (4.42%) Embedded Systems
6 30 (3.49%) Blog
7 26 (3.03%) Analogue Electronics
8 23 (2.68%) VHDL
9 19 (2.21%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.98%) Internet of Things
11 13 (1.51%) Cloud Native
11 13 (1.51%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.51%) Verilog
11 13 (1.51%) Wiki
12 12 (1.40%) Acoustics
13 11 (1.28%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
15 9 (1.05%) Data Centre
15 9 (1.05%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 173 (20.14%) Linux
2 87 (10.13%) Windows
3 30 (3.49%) Unix
4 27 (3.14%) Android
5 24 (2.79%) Windows 10
6 18 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.86%) CentOS
8 14 (1.63%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
12 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.35%) FreeRTOS
13 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.12%) Debian
14 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (50.41%) Programme Management
2 432 (50.29%) Business Intelligence
2 432 (50.29%) Digital Marketing
3 203 (23.63%) Software Engineering
4 190 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
5 117 (13.62%) Computer Science
6 95 (11.06%) Scrum
7 86 (10.01%) DevOps
8 68 (7.92%) Test Automation
9 62 (7.22%) Validation
10 61 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (6.75%) Problem-Solving
12 57 (6.64%) Cybersecurity
13 56 (6.52%) Project Management
14 55 (6.40%) Mathematics
15 45 (5.24%) Kanban
16 39 (4.54%) TDD
17 38 (4.42%) Embedded Software Development
17 38 (4.42%) Prototyping
17 38 (4.42%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 177 (20.61%) C++
2 157 (18.28%) C
3 141 (16.41%) Python
4 109 (12.69%) JavaScript
5 90 (10.48%) Java
6 87 (10.13%) C#
7 54 (6.29%) SQL
8 52 (6.05%) Embedded C
9 34 (3.96%) MATLAB
10 33 (3.84%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.14%) TypeScript
12 18 (2.10%) Apex Code
13 17 (1.98%) Rust
14 15 (1.75%) Shell Script
15 13 (1.51%) Go
15 13 (1.51%) PHP
16 12 (1.40%) Embedded C++
17 11 (1.28%) Assembly Language
18 8 (0.93%) Kotlin
19 7 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 217 (25.26%) Degree
2 86 (10.01%) Security Cleared
3 58 (6.75%) SC Cleared
4 39 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (2.21%) PhD
6 16 (1.86%) Master's Degree
7 15 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (1.63%) MCSA
9 10 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (0.93%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.93%) MCSE
10 8 (0.93%) SANS
11 7 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
11 7 (0.81%) MCITP
12 4 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.23%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.23%) CCIE
13 2 (0.23%) CCNP
13 2 (0.23%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.42%) QA
2 20 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.51%) GDPR
4 12 (1.40%) ISO 26262
5 11 (1.28%) MISRA
6 9 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.93%) MISRA C
8 7 (0.81%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.81%) NIST
8 7 (0.81%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.70%) IEC 61508
9 6 (0.70%) IEC 62304
10 5 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 5 (0.58%) PMO
11 4 (0.47%) JTAG
12 3 (0.35%) DO-254
13 2 (0.23%) ARP4754
13 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.23%) HIPAA
System Software
1 85 (9.90%) Firmware
2 48 (5.59%) Active Directory
3 45 (5.24%) Docker
4 5 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.35%) KVM
7 2 (0.23%) iptables
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (4.31%) Kubernetes
2 22 (2.56%) Terraform
3 21 (2.44%) Puppet
4 14 (1.63%) Ansible
5 8 (0.93%) QRadar
6 7 (0.81%) Grafana
6 7 (0.81%) Packer
6 7 (0.81%) Prometheus
6 7 (0.81%) WSUS
7 6 (0.70%) SCCM
8 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.58%) SELinux
8 5 (0.58%) Sonobuoy
9 4 (0.47%) Istio
10 3 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
10 3 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.23%) Kibana
12 1 (0.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 432 (50.29%) SAP
2 86 (10.01%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.24%) EMC
4 30 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (2.68%) Cisco
6 21 (2.44%) Google
7 19 (2.21%) Red Hat
7 19 (2.21%) Twitter
8 18 (2.10%) Xilinx
9 16 (1.86%) Xamarin
10 14 (1.63%) IBM
10 14 (1.63%) Intel
10 14 (1.63%) Oracle
11 13 (1.51%) Dell
11 13 (1.51%) Sophos
11 13 (1.51%) VMware
12 11 (1.28%) CyberArk
13 10 (1.16%) Palo Alto
13 10 (1.16%) Splunk
14 9 (1.05%) CheckPoint