Period
to 2 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Optoelectronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Optoelectronics over the 6 months to 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Optoelectronics
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 756 828 886
Rank change year-on-year +72 +58 -6
Permanent jobs citing Optoelectronics 2 29 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.003% 0.035% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.008% 0.091% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 51
Median annual salary £50,125 £35,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.21% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £43,613 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,538 £61,700 £45,000
UK median annual salary £50,125 £35,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +40.21% +10.00% -

Optoelectronics is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 24,079 31,719 36,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 36.71% 38.08% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18,467 23,334 28,547
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Optoelectronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Optoelectronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Optoelectronics in the UK excluding London

Optoelectronics
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Optoelectronics in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Optoelectronics in the UK excluding London

Optoelectronics
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Optoelectronics within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 2 April 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
East of England +46 1 £45,250 +64.55% 2
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 1
Optoelectronics
UK

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, IT jobs citing Optoelectronics 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Optoelectronics.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (50.00%) Acoustics
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Optics
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching

Optoelectronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Acoustics
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Optics
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware