Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 155 139
Rank change year-on-year -16 -16 +62
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 46 58 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.00% 1.33% 1.72%
As % of the General category 2.62% 3.20% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 71
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £112,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,758 1,810 2,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 38.18% 41.59% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 1,471 1,709
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Electronics in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Stevenage -4 27 £50,000 +122.22% 14
Welwyn Garden City -30 6 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Letchworth +27 5 £50,000 +8.70% 2
Tring -3 3 £31,500 -3.08% 4
Watford +8 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Hatfield -22 1 £67,500 - 1
Electronics
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 24 (52.17%) C
2 20 (43.48%) C++
3 12 (26.09%) MATLAB
3 12 (26.09%) Schematic Capture
4 11 (23.91%) Degree
5 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 9 (19.57%) Python
6 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
6 9 (19.57%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (17.39%) 3GPP
7 8 (17.39%) WCDMA
7 8 (17.39%) Windows
7 8 (17.39%) Manufacturing
7 8 (17.39%) Wireless
7 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
7 8 (17.39%) LTE
7 8 (17.39%) Signal Processing
8 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
8 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (13.04%) Validation
9 6 (13.04%) C#
9 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
9 6 (13.04%) PhD
10 5 (10.87%) LAN
10 5 (10.87%) CRM
10 5 (10.87%) Linux
10 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
10 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
10 5 (10.87%) Robotics
10 5 (10.87%) Aerospace

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Mathcad
1 1 (2.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.39%) 3GPP
2 8 (17.39%) LTE
2 8 (17.39%) WCDMA
2 8 (17.39%) Wireless
3 5 (10.87%) LAN
4 4 (8.70%) 5G
4 4 (8.70%) 802.11
4 4 (8.70%) DHCP
4 4 (8.70%) DNS
4 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
4 4 (8.70%) HSPA
4 4 (8.70%) IPsec
4 4 (8.70%) IPv4
4 4 (8.70%) IPv6
4 4 (8.70%) NAS
4 4 (8.70%) SNMP
4 4 (8.70%) UMTS
4 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
4 4 (8.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) ClearCase
2 4 (8.70%) LabVIEW
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.17%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 8 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.87%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.52%) French Language
3 3 (6.52%) German Language
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Electronics Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Design Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Development Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Design Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (10.87%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Algorithm Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Java Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Test Development Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) 802.1X
1 4 (8.70%) STL
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Robotics
4 4 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.35%) ASIC
5 2 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.17%) MPEG
6 1 (2.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.70%) Solaris
3 4 (8.70%) VxWorks
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Schematic Capture
2 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.39%) Signal Processing
4 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
5 6 (13.04%) Validation
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (10.87%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.70%) Complexity Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Numerical Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.52%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (6.52%) Mechatronics
8 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.52%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C
2 20 (43.48%) C++
3 12 (26.09%) MATLAB
4 9 (19.57%) Python
5 6 (13.04%) C#
6 4 (8.70%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.70%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (8.70%) Tcl
7 1 (2.17%) Ada
7 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) PhD
3 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) RMADS
2 1 (2.17%) Def Stans
2 1 (2.17%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Sun
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Mentor Graphics