Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Engineer
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 306 320
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 14 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 36
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.83% +20.77%
10th Percentile £37,875 £29,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £50,125 £47,650 £56,250
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10082 10518 11474
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.98% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8354 8888 9712
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,713 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Electronics Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics Engineer in the South West

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Electronics Engineer in the South West

Electronics Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cornwall +5 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Wiltshire 0 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Avon - 3 £40,000 -
Somerset 0 1 £45,000 +11.11% 2
Bristol -25 1 £50,000 -7.41%
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Electronics Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) C
2 8 (57.14%) Electronics
3 7 (50.00%) VHDL
3 7 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (42.86%) CPLD
5 4 (28.57%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) Industrial Design
6 3 (21.43%) Modbus
7 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 2 (14.29%) C++
8 1 (7.14%) HND
8 1 (7.14%) Intel
8 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
8 1 (7.14%) Firmware
8 1 (7.14%) CMMI
8 1 (7.14%) Validation
8 1 (7.14%) PLM
8 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) CAN bus
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) OrCAD
8 1 (7.14%) Schematic Capture
8 1 (7.14%) RS-232
8 1 (7.14%) Prototyping

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (7.14%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (21.43%) Modbus
3 1 (7.14%) RS-232
General
1 8 (57.14%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (50.00%) VHDL
2 6 (42.86%) CPLD
3 1 (7.14%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Industrial Design
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) CMMI
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) PLM
3 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
3 1 (7.14%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) HND
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) Intel