The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Electronic Engineer
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 801 850
Rank change year-on-year -22 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 67 131 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 90 115
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £47,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Electronics Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics Engineer in the UK

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Electronics Engineer in the UK

Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics Engineer in the UK

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 62 £41,750 +4.37% 29
South East +28 20 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East Midlands +21 10 £39,000 +11.42% 1
West Midlands +1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 3
London +35 7 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Berkshire +30 7 £50,000 -2.43%
Hampshire +12 6 £30,000 -20.00% 1
East of England -36 6 £35,000 -17.64% 10
Maidenhead - 6 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 6 £40,000 -
West Sussex +15 5 £45,000 -28.00%
Cambridgeshire -29 5 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Leicester - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridge -22 4 £35,000 -26.31% 4
North West -45 4 £41,000 +9.33% 1
Fareham - 4 £30,000 - 1
Scotland - 4 £40,000 - 3
Gatwick +4 3 £45,000 -28.00%
Coventry -4 3 £34,500 -13.75%
South West -20 3 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Glasgow - 3 £55,000 - 2
Hereford - 3 £47,500 -
Herefordshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Warwick +15 2 £50,000 +14.28%
Warwickshire +6 2 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 2 £32,500 -26.13%
Nottingham +2 2 £32,500 -26.13%
Gloucestershire -16 2 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Manchester -39 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Kendal - 2 £41,000 -

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 139 (85.80%) Electronics
2 79 (48.77%) C
3 61 (37.65%) Degree
4 54 (33.33%) EMC
5 43 (26.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 41 (25.31%) Firmware
7 33 (20.37%) Embedded C
8 30 (18.52%) Schematic Capture
8 30 (18.52%) C++
8 30 (18.52%) Manufacturing
9 29 (17.90%) VHDL
10 24 (14.81%) Software Engineering
11 21 (12.96%) OrCAD
12 18 (11.11%) Project Management
13 16 (9.88%) Aerospace
13 16 (9.88%) FPGA Design
14 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
14 15 (9.26%) Validation
15 14 (8.64%) Automotive
15 14 (8.64%) CAD
15 14 (8.64%) Linux
15 14 (8.64%) Prototyping
16 12 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
16 12 (7.41%) CAN bus
17 11 (6.79%) Embedded Software Development
17 11 (6.79%) Programme Management
18 10 (6.17%) Ethernet
19 9 (5.56%) C#
19 9 (5.56%) Embedded C++
19 9 (5.56%) Finance

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
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 5 (3.09%) TPMS
Applications
1 21 (12.96%) OrCAD
2 5 (3.09%) Simulink
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) Ethernet
2 7 (4.32%) Bluetooth
3 6 (3.70%) Wireless
4 5 (3.09%) FlexRay
4 5 (3.09%) RS-485
5 4 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.85%) SNMP
6 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.23%) 3G
7 2 (1.23%) 4G
7 2 (1.23%) BGP
7 2 (1.23%) IGMP
7 2 (1.23%) Modbus
7 2 (1.23%) MPLS
7 2 (1.23%) Multicast
7 2 (1.23%) RFID
8 1 (0.62%) LTE
8 1 (0.62%) Profibus
8 1 (0.62%) RS-232
8 1 (0.62%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) OLAP
2 1 (0.62%) MySQL
2 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.62%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.62%) JIRA
4 1 (0.62%) Subversion
4 1 (0.62%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 139 (85.80%) Electronics
2 30 (18.52%) Manufacturing
3 16 (9.88%) Aerospace
4 14 (8.64%) Automotive
5 9 (5.56%) Finance
5 9 (5.56%) Military
6 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
7 7 (4.32%) Marketing
8 2 (1.23%) Front Office
8 2 (1.23%) Retail
9 1 (0.62%) Avionics
9 1 (0.62%) Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) .NET
1 2 (1.23%) Qt
2 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.62%) HTML
2 1 (0.62%) QML
2 1 (0.62%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (26.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 29 (17.90%) VHDL
3 12 (7.41%) CAN bus
3 12 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (4.94%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.94%) CPLD
5 7 (4.32%) Verilog
6 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.85%) ASIC
9 2 (1.23%) Arduino
9 2 (1.23%) Infotainment
9 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.62%) Equities
10 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.62%) NHS
10 1 (0.62%) RIA
10 1 (0.62%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.64%) Linux
2 7 (4.32%) Windows
3 4 (2.47%) Unix
4 2 (1.23%) Android
4 2 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.52%) Schematic Capture
2 24 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 18 (11.11%) Project Management
4 16 (9.88%) FPGA Design
5 15 (9.26%) Validation
6 14 (8.64%) CAD
6 14 (8.64%) Prototyping
7 11 (6.79%) Embedded Software Development
7 11 (6.79%) Programme Management
8 6 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.09%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (3.09%) Software Architecture
9 5 (3.09%) Test Automation
10 4 (2.47%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (2.47%) Physics
10 4 (2.47%) Power Management
11 3 (1.85%) High-Frequency Trading
11 3 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (48.77%) C
2 33 (20.37%) Embedded C
3 30 (18.52%) C++
4 9 (5.56%) C#
4 9 (5.56%) Embedded C++
5 8 (4.94%) Assembly Language
6 7 (4.32%) MATLAB
7 5 (3.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.09%) R
8 4 (2.47%) Java
9 3 (1.85%) SQL
10 2 (1.23%) Python
11 1 (0.62%) Delphi
11 1 (0.62%) Perl
11 1 (0.62%) PHP
11 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (37.65%) Degree
2 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.47%) HND
5 3 (1.85%) HNC
5 3 (1.85%) PhD
6 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.70%) ISO 26262
2 2 (1.23%) DO-254
2 2 (1.23%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) JTAG
3 1 (0.62%) MISRA
System Software
1 41 (25.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Endace
Vendors
1 54 (33.33%) EMC
2 7 (4.32%) Cadence
3 6 (3.70%) SAP
4 4 (2.47%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.23%) Arista
5 2 (1.23%) Atmel
5 2 (1.23%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.62%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (0.62%) Altera
6 1 (0.62%) Siemens
6 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.62%) Twitter
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