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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Electron skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electron over the 6 months to 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub Electron (formerly Atom Shell)
UK
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1110 898 726
Rank change year-on-year -212 -172 +375
Permanent jobs citing Electron 125 105 65
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.092% 0.100%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 48
10th Percentile £61,250 £37,125 £37,000
25th Percentile £73,750 £48,750 £52,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £130,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +85.71% +12.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £135,000 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile - £88,125 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +20.00%

Electron is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 66,855 46,212 26,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.25% 40.53% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29,432 30,423 21,922
10th Percentile £38,443 £36,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01% +10.00%

Electron
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Electron as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Electron in the UK

Electron
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electron.

Salary trend for Electron in the UK

Electron
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electron over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Electron in the UK

Electron
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electron within the UK over the 6 months to 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -200 95 £130,000 +85.71% 6
Work from Home -205 75 £72,500 +38.10% 2
London -173 66 £135,000 +66.15% 2
UK excluding London -122 35 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East -77 13 £45,000 -35.71%
South West -39 7 £55,000 +4.76%
East of England - 7 £67,500 - 1
Scotland - 6 - - 1
Midlands -57 2 £65,000 +36.84% 1
West Midlands - 2 £65,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, IT jobs citing Electron 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 with a requirement for Electron.

1 115 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 103 (82.40%) React
3 98 (78.40%) TypeScript
4 78 (62.40%) Agile
5 77 (61.60%) Node.js
6 68 (54.40%) HTML
7 61 (48.80%) Front End Development
8 59 (47.20%) Finance
9 58 (46.40%) HTML5
10 56 (44.80%) SDLC
11 50 (40.00%) RxJS
12 49 (39.20%) Mentoring
13 48 (38.40%) CSS
14 47 (37.60%) Vue.js
15 46 (36.80%) webpack
15 46 (36.80%) REST
15 46 (36.80%) Jest
15 46 (36.80%) Containerisation
16 45 (36.00%) WebSockets
17 42 (33.60%) GitHub
18 41 (32.80%) Storybook
18 41 (32.80%) npm
19 38 (30.40%) AngularJS
20 37 (29.60%) Unit Testing
21 34 (27.20%) Redux
21 34 (27.20%) Social Skills
22 33 (26.40%) Java
23 32 (25.60%) Microsoft
23 32 (25.60%) Problem-Solving
23 32 (25.60%) Low Latency

Electron
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (1.60%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.80%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.60%) GitHub
2 41 (32.80%) npm
3 28 (22.40%) AWS
4 17 (13.60%) Serverless
5 14 (11.20%) Azure
6 13 (10.40%) Amazon Cognito
7 12 (9.60%) Yarn
8 11 (8.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (8.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (8.00%) Amazon Kinesis
9 10 (8.00%) AWS Control Tower
9 10 (8.00%) PaaS
9 10 (8.00%) SaaS
10 6 (4.80%) Azure DevOps
11 5 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.60%) AWS CodePipeline
12 2 (1.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (1.60%) CloudFront
12 2 (1.60%) GCP
12 2 (1.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) HTTP
2 3 (2.40%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.60%) Internet
3 2 (1.60%) RIP
4 1 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.20%) NoSQL
2 13 (10.40%) DynamoDB
3 12 (9.60%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (9.60%) Electronic Patient Records
4 10 (8.00%) Data Lake
4 10 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.00%) MySQL
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (36.80%) webpack
2 41 (32.80%) Storybook
3 29 (23.20%) ESLint
3 29 (23.20%) Git (software)
3 29 (23.20%) Lerna
3 29 (23.20%) rollup.js
4 20 (16.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (9.60%) Cucumber
5 12 (9.60%) Mocha
6 2 (1.60%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.60%) Cypress.io
6 2 (1.60%) JIRA
6 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (47.20%) Finance
2 34 (27.20%) Social Skills
3 30 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (23.20%) Games
5 12 (9.60%) Wearables
6 9 (7.20%) Banking
7 5 (4.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 5 (4.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.40%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.80%) Law
Job Titles
1 105 (84.00%) Developer
2 54 (43.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 38 (30.40%) Senior Developer
4 31 (24.80%) Applications Developer
5 29 (23.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 29 (23.20%) Web Applications Developer
5 29 (23.20%) Web Developer
6 27 (21.60%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 20 (16.00%) Lead Developer
8 19 (15.20%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (12.80%) Senior Applications Developer
9 16 (12.80%) Senior Web Applications Developer
9 16 (12.80%) Senior Web Developer
10 13 (10.40%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (9.60%) React Developer
11 12 (9.60%) UI Developer
12 10 (8.00%) Software Engineer
13 3 (2.40%) C# Developer
13 3 (2.40%) Senior Software Engineer
14 2 (1.60%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (82.40%) React
2 77 (61.60%) Node.js
3 68 (54.40%) HTML
4 58 (46.40%) HTML5
5 50 (40.00%) RxJS
6 48 (38.40%) CSS
7 47 (37.60%) Vue.js
8 46 (36.80%) Jest
8 46 (36.80%) REST
9 45 (36.00%) WebSockets
10 38 (30.40%) AngularJS
11 34 (27.20%) Redux
12 31 (24.80%) Playwright
13 21 (16.80%) FIX Protocol
13 21 (16.80%) OpenFin
14 15 (12.00%) Swagger
15 14 (11.20%) JSON
15 14 (11.20%) React Native
16 13 (10.40%) AWS Amplify
17 12 (9.60%) Vuex
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (16.00%) Fixed Income
3 15 (12.00%) Cloud Native
4 13 (10.40%) Algorithms
5 12 (9.60%) Cardano
5 12 (9.60%) Legacy Code
6 10 (8.00%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.80%) Renewable Energy
7 6 (4.80%) User Experience
8 5 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.40%) Blockchain
9 3 (2.40%) Legacy Systems
9 3 (2.40%) Tandem
9 3 (2.40%) Video Editing
9 3 (2.40%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (1.60%) Acoustics
10 2 (1.60%) Anti-Piracy
10 2 (1.60%) CUDA
10 2 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) Linux
2 3 (2.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (62.40%) Agile
2 61 (48.80%) Front End Development
3 56 (44.80%) SDLC
4 49 (39.20%) Mentoring
5 46 (36.80%) Containerisation
6 37 (29.60%) Unit Testing
7 32 (25.60%) Low Latency
7 32 (25.60%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (24.80%) Microservices
8 31 (24.80%) Open Source
9 30 (24.00%) Test Strategy
10 29 (23.20%) Async-Await
10 29 (23.20%) Dependency Injection
10 29 (23.20%) Full Stack Development
10 29 (23.20%) Micro Frontends
10 29 (23.20%) Monorepo
10 29 (23.20%) Software Architecture
11 28 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (20.80%) CI/CD
13 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 115 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 98 (78.40%) TypeScript
3 33 (26.40%) Java
4 29 (23.20%) ES8
4 29 (23.20%) Kotlin
5 22 (17.60%) ES6
6 20 (16.00%) Python
7 18 (14.40%) C#
8 14 (11.20%) Rust
9 12 (9.60%) Haskell
9 12 (9.60%) Scala
10 4 (3.20%) C++
10 4 (3.20%) PHP
10 4 (3.20%) Ruby
10 4 (3.20%) SQL
11 2 (1.60%) XAML
12 1 (0.80%) Go
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Degree
2 13 (10.40%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.20%) QA
System Software
1 18 (14.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 32 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.20%) Google
3 2 (1.60%) Hummingbird
4 1 (0.80%) Amplitude