Period
to 17 August 2018

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

Electronics
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 146 178
Rank change year-on-year +28 +32 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 24 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.02% 0.70% 0.58%
As % of the General category 3.68% 2.30% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 16
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,450 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £79,250 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -21.74% +15.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 653 738 1,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.83% 30.41% 36.45%
Number of salaries quoted 476 519 856
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,875
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Reading

Electronics
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Reading

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for Electronics in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 16 (66.67%) Firmware
2 14 (58.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 12 (50.00%) Altera
3 12 (50.00%) Xilinx
4 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) C++
5 5 (20.83%) Delphi
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) Freescale
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.50%) C
8 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
8 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (8.33%) Physics
8 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (8.33%) Validation
8 2 (8.33%) Firewall
8 2 (8.33%) Wireless
8 2 (8.33%) Internet
8 2 (8.33%) RFID
8 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (8.33%) Bluetooth
8 2 (8.33%) Python
8 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.33%) Internet of Things

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Bluetooth
1 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) RFID
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) RS-485
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Electronics Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Field Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Industrial Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Product Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Product Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.33%) Internet of Things
3 2 (8.33%) Optoelectronics
3 2 (8.33%) Smart City
4 1 (4.17%) Infotainment
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.33%) Physics
2 2 (8.33%) Presales
2 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (4.17%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (4.17%) Signal Processing
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) System Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C++
1 5 (20.83%) Delphi
2 3 (12.50%) C
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Altera
1 12 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 5 (20.83%) Freescale
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft