Period
to 20 October 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > North of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 217 340 278
Rank change year-on-year +123 -62 -64
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 51 97 196
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.69% 0.54% 0.92%
As % of the General category 2.32% 1.60% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 86 131
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £19,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,375 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 the North of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,202 6,068 8,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 29.65% 33.66% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,755 4,474 6,363
Median annual salary £48,001 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,200
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.48% +3.24%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the North of England

Electronics
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronics in the North of England.

Salary trend for Electronics in the North of England

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in the North of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the North of England

Electronics
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the North of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2020. 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
North West +104 31 £57,500 +15.00% 13
Yorkshire +115 18 £50,000 +11.11% 22
North East +18 2 £45,000 - 4
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 27 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 26 (50.98%) Manufacturing
3 19 (37.25%) Finance
4 18 (35.29%) Telecoms
5 17 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 17 (33.33%) Marketing
5 17 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (33.33%) SAP
5 17 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (33.33%) Public Sector
6 16 (31.37%) Linux
7 15 (29.41%) C++
8 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (25.49%) C
9 13 (25.49%) C#
9 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
10 12 (23.53%) SQL
10 12 (23.53%) QA
11 11 (21.57%) .NET
12 10 (19.61%) OO
12 10 (19.61%) TDD
12 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
13 9 (17.65%) Python
14 8 (15.69%) SOA
14 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
14 8 (15.69%) NUnit
14 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (15.69%) LINQ
14 8 (15.69%) Refactoring

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 4 (7.84%) Apache
1 4 (7.84%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) Simulink
2 1 (1.96%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) GCP
2 3 (5.88%) Power Platform
3 2 (3.92%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Wireless
2 6 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 6 (11.76%) RS-232
2 6 (11.76%) RS-485
3 5 (9.80%) Bluetooth
3 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.88%) 4G
4 3 (5.88%) ZigBee
5 2 (3.92%) 3G
5 2 (3.92%) DNS
5 2 (3.92%) Firewall
5 2 (3.92%) FTP
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) IPsec
5 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 2 (3.92%) Modbus
5 2 (3.92%) SSL
5 2 (3.92%) VLAN
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.88%) Power BI
2 3 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (5.88%) QlikView
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) NUnit
1 8 (15.69%) SpecFlow
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) GitLab
3 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.92%) GCC
5 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 26 (50.98%) Manufacturing
2 19 (37.25%) Finance
3 18 (35.29%) Telecoms
4 17 (33.33%) Marketing
4 17 (33.33%) Public Sector
5 5 (9.80%) Automotive
6 3 (5.88%) Local Government
6 3 (5.88%) Social Housing
7 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Software Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Embedded Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Electronics Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Design Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Design Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Scala Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Scala Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) .NET Core
2 8 (15.69%) Akka.NET
2 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
2 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Core
2 8 (15.69%) LINQ
2 8 (15.69%) Task Parallel Library
3 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.88%) React
5 2 (3.92%) Ember.js
5 2 (3.92%) Laravel
5 2 (3.92%) Middleware
5 2 (3.92%) OpenCV
5 2 (3.92%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.96%) CSS
6 1 (1.96%) GStreamer
6 1 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Cloud Native
1 8 (15.69%) Virtual Team
2 4 (7.84%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.84%) Analogue Electronics
2 4 (7.84%) Blog
2 4 (7.84%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.92%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 2 (3.92%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.92%) Life Science
4 2 (3.92%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.96%) Verilog
5 1 (1.96%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 17 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
5 10 (19.61%) OO
5 10 (19.61%) TDD
5 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
6 8 (15.69%) ATDD
6 8 (15.69%) BDD
6 8 (15.69%) Microservices
6 8 (15.69%) Refactoring
6 8 (15.69%) SOA
7 7 (13.73%) Machine Learning
8 5 (9.80%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.84%) Front End Development
9 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) C++
2 13 (25.49%) C
2 13 (25.49%) C#
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) Python
5 5 (9.80%) Embedded C
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.92%) ES6
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
7 2 (3.92%) Scala
7 2 (3.92%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.92%) MCITP
2 2 (3.92%) MCSA
2 2 (3.92%) MCSE
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) HIPAA
2 2 (3.92%) IEC 62304
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 13485
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 26262
3 1 (1.96%) MISRA
3 1 (1.96%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) Firmware
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.84%) Ansible
3 2 (3.92%) Terraform
3 2 (3.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (7.84%) EMC
2 4 (7.84%) Google
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Tableau
4 2 (3.92%) Atmel
4 2 (3.92%) BT
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) Siemens
4 2 (3.92%) Sophos
4 2 (3.92%) ZyXEL
5 1 (1.96%) NVIDIA