Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > England
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 294 306 293
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13 +23
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,243 479 1,510
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.16% 1.02% 1.15%
As % of the General category 2.01% 1.95% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 851 436 1,167
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 61,812 24,528 73,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 57.74% 52.26% 55.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38,875 19,662 56,305
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.49% +6.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,330 £97,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -86 294 £77,500 +47.62% 60
South West -6 268 £48,500 -11.82% 85
South East -17 261 £45,000 -10.00% 116
East of England +65 242 £60,000 +20.00% 111
Midlands -112 54 £50,000 +11.11% 65
North of England -101 50 £55,000 - 72
West Midlands -80 42 £50,000 +11.11% 41
North West -79 37 £55,000 -4.35% 42
East Midlands -72 12 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Yorkshire -104 11 £52,500 +5.00% 23
North East -29 2 £56,250 +30.81% 7
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 622 (50.04%) Manufacturing
2 603 (48.51%) Marketing
3 598 (48.11%) Finance
4 584 (46.98%) Telecoms
5 573 (46.10%) Business Intelligence
5 573 (46.10%) Digital Marketing
6 565 (45.45%) Programme Management
7 563 (45.29%) SAP
7 563 (45.29%) Public Sector
8 365 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
9 321 (25.82%) Degree
10 295 (23.73%) Social Skills
11 291 (23.41%) Software Engineering
12 221 (17.78%) C++
13 215 (17.30%) C
14 204 (16.41%) Python
15 191 (15.37%) Linux
16 176 (14.16%) JavaScript
17 175 (14.08%) C#
18 174 (14.00%) DevOps
19 172 (13.84%) Azure
20 167 (13.44%) Microsoft
21 152 (12.23%) Computer Science
22 146 (11.75%) Instagram
23 144 (11.58%) Firmware
24 137 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
25 136 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
26 129 (10.38%) Scrum
27 119 (9.57%) Algorithms
28 117 (9.41%) Validation

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 38 (3.06%) Confluence
2 13 (1.05%) CMS
2 13 (1.05%) SharePoint
3 11 (0.88%) Apache
4 9 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (0.64%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.56%) Apache Spark
6 7 (0.56%) nginx
6 7 (0.56%) Umbraco
7 6 (0.48%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.40%) Apache Synapse
8 5 (0.40%) JBoss
8 5 (0.40%) Mule
8 5 (0.40%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.32%) IIS
9 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Fuse
10 3 (0.24%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.24%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.080%) WildFly
Applications
1 73 (5.87%) Simulink
2 30 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.48%) OrCAD
6 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.24%) Figma
8 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.080%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.080%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.080%) InVision
9 1 (0.080%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (0.64%) Sentinel
2 7 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.24%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.080%) FastStats
6 1 (0.080%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.080%) iTrent
6 1 (0.080%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 172 (13.84%) Azure
2 98 (7.88%) AWS
3 72 (5.79%) SaaS
4 54 (4.34%) GCP
5 44 (3.54%) Microsoft 365
6 15 (1.21%) Power Platform
6 15 (1.21%) Serverless
7 14 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.72%) Heroku
10 8 (0.64%) Azure Sentinel
10 8 (0.64%) GitHub
11 7 (0.56%) Amazon Cognito
11 7 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.40%) Azure Storage
13 5 (0.40%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.70%) Modbus
2 39 (3.14%) Firewall
3 37 (2.98%) RS-485
4 33 (2.65%) RS-422
5 30 (2.41%) Internet
6 26 (2.09%) Wireless
7 22 (1.77%) VPN
8 20 (1.61%) Software-Defined Radio
9 19 (1.53%) TCP/IP
10 18 (1.45%) Network Security
11 16 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (1.05%) DNS
12 13 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (0.88%) Ethernet
14 10 (0.80%) BGP
14 10 (0.80%) Bluetooth
14 10 (0.80%) EIGRP
14 10 (0.80%) LAN
14 10 (0.80%) OSPF
14 10 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (2.74%) NoSQL
4 32 (2.57%) Relational Database
5 24 (1.93%) MySQL
6 20 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 17 (1.37%) Big Data
8 16 (1.29%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.05%) Power BI
11 11 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (0.56%) CouchDB
13 7 (0.56%) Redis
14 6 (0.48%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.40%) OLAP
15 5 (0.40%) Oracle OLAP
16 4 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.32%) InterSystems Cache
16 4 (0.32%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 81 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 77 (6.19%) JIRA
3 56 (4.51%) Jenkins
4 39 (3.14%) Rational Rhapsody
5 27 (2.17%) Selenium
6 24 (1.93%) Visual Studio
7 23 (1.85%) JUnit
8 22 (1.77%) Cucumber
9 21 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
9 21 (1.69%) Rational Team Concert
10 16 (1.29%) IntelliJ
10 16 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (1.13%) Cypress.io
11 14 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (0.88%) gulp
13 10 (0.80%) Liquibase
13 10 (0.80%) Maven
14 9 (0.72%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.64%) CMake
15 8 (0.64%) GCC
General
1 622 (50.04%) Manufacturing
2 603 (48.51%) Marketing
3 598 (48.11%) Finance
4 584 (46.98%) Telecoms
5 563 (45.29%) Public Sector
6 295 (23.73%) Social Skills
7 100 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (4.02%) Games
9 41 (3.30%) Retail
10 37 (2.98%) Presentation Skills
11 34 (2.74%) Automotive
12 32 (2.57%) Influencing Skills
13 26 (2.09%) Organisational Skills
14 17 (1.37%) Avionics
15 14 (1.13%) Aerospace
15 14 (1.13%) Back Office
15 14 (1.13%) Law
16 13 (1.05%) Documentation Skills
17 10 (0.80%) Advertising
18 9 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 194 (15.61%) Developer
2 175 (14.08%) Software Engineer
3 126 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
4 110 (8.85%) Electronics Engineer
5 109 (8.77%) Design Engineer
5 109 (8.77%) Embedded Engineer
6 76 (6.11%) Analyst
7 68 (5.47%) Architect
8 56 (4.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 55 (4.42%) Senior Developer
10 52 (4.18%) Consultant
10 52 (4.18%) Project Manager
11 50 (4.02%) Development Engineer
12 45 (3.62%) Senior Software Engineer
13 44 (3.54%) Software Developer
14 40 (3.22%) Electronics Design Engineer
15 35 (2.82%) .NET Developer
15 35 (2.82%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
15 35 (2.82%) Software Design Engineer
15 35 (2.82%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (8.37%) .NET
2 84 (6.76%) React
3 75 (6.03%) HTML
4 63 (5.07%) AngularJS
5 58 (4.67%) CSS
6 46 (3.70%) REST
7 39 (3.14%) .NET Core
8 38 (3.06%) Web Services
8 38 (3.06%) XML
9 31 (2.49%) ASP.NET
10 30 (2.41%) jQuery
11 23 (1.85%) GraphQL
11 23 (1.85%) Yocto
12 22 (1.77%) OAuth
13 21 (1.69%) .NET Framework
14 20 (1.61%) Node.js
14 20 (1.61%) WCF
15 19 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (1.53%) Redux
16 18 (1.45%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 119 (9.57%) Algorithms
2 62 (4.99%) User Experience
3 58 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
4 51 (4.10%) Embedded Systems
5 30 (2.41%) Analogue Electronics
6 29 (2.33%) Cloud Native
6 29 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 28 (2.25%) Augmented Reality
8 25 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 25 (2.01%) Smart City
9 21 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (1.53%) Tandem
11 18 (1.45%) Data Centre
12 16 (1.29%) Internet of Things
13 15 (1.21%) Blog
13 15 (1.21%) Robotics
13 15 (1.21%) Social Media
14 14 (1.13%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.13%) Public Cloud
14 14 (1.13%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 191 (15.37%) Linux
2 114 (9.17%) Windows
3 43 (3.46%) Unix
4 37 (2.98%) Android
5 33 (2.65%) Embedded Linux
6 32 (2.57%) Windows Server
7 18 (1.45%) Windows Server 2016
7 18 (1.45%) Windows Server 2019
8 17 (1.37%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.40%) CentOS
9 5 (0.40%) FreeRTOS
9 5 (0.40%) Kali Linux
9 5 (0.40%) VxWorks
9 5 (0.40%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.24%) VMS
12 2 (0.16%) ThreadX
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 573 (46.10%) Business Intelligence
1 573 (46.10%) Digital Marketing
2 565 (45.45%) Programme Management
3 365 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
4 291 (23.41%) Software Engineering
5 174 (14.00%) DevOps
6 152 (12.23%) Computer Science
7 137 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
8 136 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
9 129 (10.38%) Scrum
10 117 (9.41%) Validation
11 107 (8.61%) Cybersecurity
12 102 (8.21%) Mentoring
13 97 (7.80%) TDD
14 95 (7.64%) Software Testing
15 94 (7.56%) Test Automation
16 85 (6.84%) SDLC
17 80 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
18 75 (6.03%) Project Management
19 74 (5.95%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 221 (17.78%) C++
2 215 (17.30%) C
3 204 (16.41%) Python
4 176 (14.16%) JavaScript
5 175 (14.08%) C#
6 115 (9.25%) Java
7 98 (7.88%) SQL
8 95 (7.64%) MATLAB
9 61 (4.91%) Embedded C
10 58 (4.67%) Go
11 50 (4.02%) TypeScript
12 46 (3.70%) Embedded C++
13 42 (3.38%) PowerShell
14 33 (2.65%) Ada
15 22 (1.77%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.21%) VB.NET
17 14 (1.13%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.05%) Bash Shell
18 13 (1.05%) PHP
18 13 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 321 (25.82%) Degree
2 70 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 53 (4.26%) Master's Degree
4 52 (4.18%) SC Cleared
5 43 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 12 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (0.80%) CCNP
8 10 (0.80%) HNC
8 10 (0.80%) PhD
9 9 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.64%) CCSA
10 8 (0.64%) GCIA
10 8 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (0.56%) CEH
11 7 (0.56%) CISM
11 7 (0.56%) CISSP
12 6 (0.48%) HND
13 5 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.59%) QA
2 45 (3.62%) Def Stans
2 45 (3.62%) MISRA
3 38 (3.06%) GDPR
3 38 (3.06%) NIST
4 13 (1.05%) DO-254
5 11 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.80%) Accessibility
7 8 (0.64%) IEC 61508
7 8 (0.64%) ISO 26262
8 7 (0.56%) HIPAA
9 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.48%) MISRA C
10 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.32%) DO-178B
11 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.24%) COBIT
12 3 (0.24%) HAZOP
12 3 (0.24%) ISO 13485
13 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 144 (11.58%) Firmware
2 71 (5.71%) Docker
3 41 (3.30%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.88%) vSphere
5 10 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.40%) Snort
6 5 (0.40%) Squid
7 4 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 58 (4.67%) Kubernetes
2 34 (2.74%) Ansible
3 26 (2.09%) Terraform
4 9 (0.72%) Suricata
5 8 (0.64%) Nessus
6 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (0.48%) Puppet
7 5 (0.40%) Nexpose
8 4 (0.32%) CASB
8 4 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.24%) Packer
10 2 (0.16%) Argo
10 2 (0.16%) Istio
10 2 (0.16%) Knative
10 2 (0.16%) linkerd
10 2 (0.16%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.080%) Grafana
11 1 (0.080%) PingFederate
11 1 (0.080%) QRadar
11 1 (0.080%) vRealize
Vendors
1 563 (45.29%) SAP
2 167 (13.44%) Microsoft
3 146 (11.75%) Instagram
4 70 (5.63%) EMC
5 46 (3.70%) Oracle
6 45 (3.62%) Google
7 41 (3.30%) IBM
8 36 (2.90%) Cisco
9 26 (2.09%) VMware
10 15 (1.21%) CyberArk
10 15 (1.21%) ForgeRock
11 13 (1.05%) LogRhythm
12 12 (0.97%) F5
13 11 (0.88%) Cadence
13 11 (0.88%) Palo Alto
13 11 (0.88%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.72%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.72%) Sencha
14 9 (0.72%) Splunk