Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 273 285 207
Rank change year-on-year +12 -78 +117
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,515 1,821 2,857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.21% 1.20% 1.70%
As % of the General category 3.04% 2.83% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,163 1,420 2,378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £70,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 49,841 64,246 76,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.92% 42.42% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38,183 49,808 56,478
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +32 487 £52,500 +16.67% 199
South West -6 441 £45,000 -5.26% 101
London -42 179 £65,000 +13.04% 63
East of England +79 165 £47,500 +11.76% 146
Midlands +58 151 £45,000 +5.26% 108
West Midlands +40 115 £45,000 +4.65% 57
North of England -71 82 £45,000 - 73
North West -42 53 £50,000 +13.64% 39
East Midlands +18 36 £40,000 - 51
Yorkshire +11 27 £26,500 -41.11% 24
North East +20 2 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 769 (50.76%) Manufacturing
2 723 (47.72%) Telecoms
3 663 (43.76%) Marketing
4 662 (43.70%) Finance
5 645 (42.57%) SAP
5 645 (42.57%) Digital Marketing
6 641 (42.31%) Public Sector
7 640 (42.24%) Business Intelligence
8 638 (42.11%) Programme Management
9 514 (33.93%) Degree
10 408 (26.93%) Software Engineering
11 406 (26.80%) C
12 398 (26.27%) C++
13 364 (24.03%) Python
14 353 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
15 270 (17.82%) Linux
16 237 (15.64%) Problem-Solving
17 220 (14.52%) C#
18 207 (13.66%) Java
18 207 (13.66%) Computer Science
19 206 (13.60%) JavaScript
20 190 (12.54%) SQL
21 187 (12.34%) Security Cleared
22 183 (12.08%) Firmware
23 166 (10.96%) Windows
24 138 (9.11%) SQL Server
25 134 (8.84%) Embedded C
25 134 (8.84%) Microsoft
26 132 (8.71%) AngularJS
27 127 (8.38%) 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 30 (1.98%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.52%) Apache
3 17 (1.12%) Confluence
4 16 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 14 (0.92%) CMS
6 13 (0.86%) Apache Spark
7 12 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.73%) Skype for Business
9 9 (0.59%) Mule
9 9 (0.59%) Mule ESB
10 8 (0.53%) Drupal
10 8 (0.53%) IIS
11 7 (0.46%) JBoss
12 6 (0.40%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.26%) Zope
14 3 (0.20%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.20%) DNN
15 2 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.65%) Simulink
3 11 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
4 9 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (0.40%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.40%) Figma
6 6 (0.40%) OrCAD
6 6 (0.40%) Sketch
7 4 (0.26%) Doxygen
7 4 (0.26%) GNU Octave
7 4 (0.26%) InVision
7 4 (0.26%) Marvel
8 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.066%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.066%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.066%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.066%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.26%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.20%) Lawson
2 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.13%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.13%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.066%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.066%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.066%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.066%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.066%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.066%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 122 (8.05%) AWS
2 91 (6.01%) Azure
3 60 (3.96%) SaaS
4 43 (2.84%) Serverless
5 37 (2.44%) Office 365
6 33 (2.18%) GCP
7 27 (1.78%) GitHub
8 26 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
9 19 (1.25%) Amazon Cognito
9 19 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (1.25%) AWS CodePipeline
9 19 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 18 (1.19%) npm
11 14 (0.92%) OneDrive
11 14 (0.92%) PaaS
12 13 (0.86%) Azure Stack
12 13 (0.86%) IaaS
13 11 (0.73%) Power Platform
14 8 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.20%) Wireless
2 72 (4.75%) TCP/IP
3 56 (3.70%) Internet
4 42 (2.77%) Bluetooth
5 37 (2.44%) Broadband
5 37 (2.44%) Firewall
6 35 (2.31%) DNS
7 30 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
8 24 (1.58%) Skype
9 23 (1.52%) DHCP
10 19 (1.25%) RS-232
11 18 (1.19%) RS-485
12 17 (1.12%) 4G
12 17 (1.12%) HTTP
12 17 (1.12%) Unified Communications
13 16 (1.06%) Ethernet
13 16 (1.06%) LTE
14 15 (0.99%) 3G
14 15 (0.99%) VoIP
15 13 (0.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.38%) MySQL
3 34 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 27 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 24 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (1.52%) Big Data
7 21 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 20 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 19 (1.25%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
10 17 (1.12%) BigQuery
10 17 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 13 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.79%) Looker
12 12 (0.79%) Snowflake Schema
13 11 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (0.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 126 (8.32%) Git (software)
2 91 (6.01%) JIRA
3 71 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 35 (2.31%) Jenkins
5 28 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (1.78%) webpack
7 26 (1.72%) Selenium
8 24 (1.58%) Subversion
9 23 (1.52%) JUnit
10 21 (1.39%) Jasmine
11 19 (1.25%) Maven
12 17 (1.12%) Mocha
13 16 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
14 15 (0.99%) Cucumber
14 15 (0.99%) JMeter
14 15 (0.99%) WebDriver
15 13 (0.86%) SonarQube
15 13 (0.86%) TestRail
16 12 (0.79%) CMake
General
1 769 (50.76%) Manufacturing
2 723 (47.72%) Telecoms
3 663 (43.76%) Marketing
4 662 (43.70%) Finance
5 641 (42.31%) Public Sector
6 98 (6.47%) Automotive
7 83 (5.48%) Aerospace
8 72 (4.75%) Military
9 46 (3.04%) Retail
10 39 (2.57%) Advertising
11 36 (2.38%) Games
12 13 (0.86%) Banking
13 9 (0.59%) Law
14 8 (0.53%) German Language
15 7 (0.46%) French Language
15 7 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.40%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.40%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.33%) Billing
18 4 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 255 (16.83%) Developer
2 243 (16.04%) Software Engineer
3 169 (11.16%) Embedded Engineer
4 140 (9.24%) Electronics Engineer
5 105 (6.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 92 (6.07%) Firmware Engineer
7 87 (5.74%) Analyst
8 78 (5.15%) Software Developer
9 74 (4.88%) Consultant
10 65 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
11 64 (4.22%) Support Engineer
12 55 (3.63%) Senior Software Engineer
13 52 (3.43%) Design Engineer
14 50 (3.30%) .NET Developer
15 49 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
16 46 (3.04%) Hardware Engineer
17 44 (2.90%) Project Manager
18 40 (2.64%) Senior Firmware Engineer
19 38 (2.51%) Architect
19 38 (2.51%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (8.71%) AngularJS
2 98 (6.47%) CSS
3 95 (6.27%) HTML
4 90 (5.94%) .NET
5 67 (4.42%) Web Services
6 60 (3.96%) React
7 59 (3.89%) REST
8 58 (3.83%) Node.js
8 58 (3.83%) SOAP
9 54 (3.56%) ASP.NET
10 53 (3.50%) RESTful
11 48 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 43 (2.84%) JSON
13 40 (2.64%) jQuery
14 37 (2.44%) .NET Core
15 35 (2.31%) Django
16 31 (2.05%) XML
17 29 (1.91%) JPA
17 29 (1.91%) Vue.js
18 28 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 99 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
3 94 (6.20%) Algorithms
4 87 (5.74%) Embedded Systems
5 75 (4.95%) Management Information System
6 66 (4.36%) User Experience
7 58 (3.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 44 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
9 40 (2.64%) VHDL
10 36 (2.38%) Analogue Electronics
11 33 (2.18%) Robotics
12 31 (2.05%) Driving Licence
13 27 (1.78%) Blog
14 25 (1.65%) Internet of Things
15 24 (1.58%) Data Centre
16 23 (1.52%) Clustering
17 21 (1.39%) Mobile App
18 15 (0.99%) CAN bus
18 15 (0.99%) EMC VNX
18 15 (0.99%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 270 (17.82%) Linux
2 166 (10.96%) Windows
3 84 (5.54%) Unix
4 50 (3.30%) Android
5 33 (2.18%) Windows 10
6 31 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 28 (1.85%) Windows Server
8 24 (1.58%) CentOS
9 23 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
10 20 (1.32%) Solaris
11 17 (1.12%) Mac OS
12 15 (0.99%) FreeRTOS
13 14 (0.92%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.66%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (0.46%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.33%) VxWorks
18 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (42.57%) Digital Marketing
2 640 (42.24%) Business Intelligence
3 638 (42.11%) Programme Management
4 408 (26.93%) Software Engineering
5 353 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
6 237 (15.64%) Problem-Solving
7 207 (13.66%) Computer Science
8 127 (8.38%) Mathematics
9 121 (7.99%) Scrum
10 118 (7.79%) Test Automation
11 113 (7.46%) DevOps
12 107 (7.06%) Validation
13 101 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
14 98 (6.47%) Project Management
15 95 (6.27%) TDD
16 82 (5.41%) Physics
17 79 (5.21%) ITIL
17 79 (5.21%) OO
18 75 (4.95%) Project Delivery
19 72 (4.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 406 (26.80%) C
2 398 (26.27%) C++
3 364 (24.03%) Python
4 220 (14.52%) C#
5 207 (13.66%) Java
6 206 (13.60%) JavaScript
7 190 (12.54%) SQL
8 134 (8.84%) Embedded C
9 70 (4.62%) Perl
10 67 (4.42%) Bash Shell
11 60 (3.96%) PHP
12 53 (3.50%) MATLAB
13 51 (3.37%) Embedded C++
14 45 (2.97%) Go
15 33 (2.18%) Shell Script
16 30 (1.98%) ANSI C
17 22 (1.45%) Assembly Language
17 22 (1.45%) PowerShell
18 20 (1.32%) ES6
19 17 (1.12%) ES7
Qualifications
1 514 (33.93%) Degree
2 187 (12.34%) Security Cleared
3 121 (7.99%) SC Cleared
4 73 (4.82%) DV Cleared
5 71 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 31 (2.05%) PhD
7 25 (1.65%) HNC
8 24 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (1.45%) CCNA
10 19 (1.25%) ISTQB
11 15 (0.99%) HND
12 14 (0.92%) CISSP
12 14 (0.92%) MCP
12 14 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (0.86%) CCA
13 13 (0.86%) RHCE
14 11 (0.73%) CESG Certified Professional
15 10 (0.66%) ISEB
15 10 (0.66%) MCSA
16 9 (0.59%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.84%) QA
2 26 (1.72%) SLA
3 18 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 16 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.79%) ISO 26262
6 10 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.53%) RMADS
8 7 (0.46%) IEC 61131
8 7 (0.46%) JTAG
9 5 (0.33%) HL7
9 5 (0.33%) PMO
10 4 (0.26%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.26%) MISRA
11 3 (0.20%) GDPR
11 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.20%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.13%) DICOM
12 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.066%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 183 (12.08%) Firmware
2 76 (5.02%) Active Directory
3 73 (4.82%) Docker
4 51 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (2.64%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.12%) vSphere
6 17 (1.12%) XenApp
7 14 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (0.73%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.066%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.066%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (2.18%) Terraform
2 25 (1.65%) SCCM
3 24 (1.58%) Ansible
4 18 (1.19%) SCOM
5 16 (1.06%) Kubernetes
6 13 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 13 (0.86%) SCOrch
7 12 (0.79%) Nagios
8 9 (0.59%) Kibana
8 9 (0.59%) logstash
8 9 (0.59%) WSUS
9 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
10 7 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.40%) Cacti
11 6 (0.40%) Puppet
11 6 (0.40%) SELinux
12 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.20%) Graylog
13 3 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 645 (42.57%) SAP
2 134 (8.84%) Microsoft
3 81 (5.35%) VMware
4 70 (4.62%) Oracle
5 60 (3.96%) Cisco
6 56 (3.70%) EMC
7 33 (2.18%) Google
8 30 (1.98%) Freescale
8 30 (1.98%) Renesas
9 23 (1.52%) Red Hat
10 22 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 22 (1.45%) Tableau
11 21 (1.39%) Citrix
12 18 (1.19%) 3PAR
13 15 (0.99%) Isilon
14 14 (0.92%) Atlassian
15 13 (0.86%) Splunk
16 12 (0.79%) Adobe
16 12 (0.79%) Dell
16 12 (0.79%) Informatica