The median annual salary for a Electronics Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 818 851
Rank change year-on-year +60 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 94 132 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 98 108
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £60,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  

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 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +36 91 £45,000 +12.50% 28
South East +61 38 £45,000 - 9
East of England +19 17 £50,000 +14.94% 7
Hampshire +29 14 £42,750 +0.58% 1
Hertfordshire +24 11 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Midlands +36 10 £34,500 +15.00% 3
West Sussex +14 10 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +8 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Gatwick -4 9 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 8 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Oxfordshire +5 6 £47,500 +18.75% 2
London +60 5 £85,000 +161.53% 1
Suffolk +22 5 £50,000 +16.27%
Lincolnshire +2 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridge -1 5 £50,000 -16.66% 5
North West -19 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Fareham - 5 £30,000 - 1
South West +17 4 £35,000 -12.50% 4
East Sussex +7 4 £45,000 -
Oxford +4 4 £52,500 +23.52%
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £50,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £50,000 -
Loughborough - 3 £42,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £42,000 -
Malvern - 3 £28,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £28,500 -
Surrey +40 2 £39,500 +83.72% 1
Berkshire +36 2 £35,000 -41.66% 2
Basingstoke +10 2 £42,750 +0.58%

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 172 (82.30%) Electronics
2 84 (40.19%) C
3 73 (34.93%) Degree
4 60 (28.71%) EMC
5 45 (21.53%) Firmware
5 45 (21.53%) C++
6 44 (21.05%) Schematic Capture
7 38 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 34 (16.27%) Embedded C
9 31 (14.83%) Software Engineering
9 31 (14.83%) Manufacturing
10 29 (13.88%) OrCAD
11 28 (13.40%) VHDL
12 23 (11.00%) Automotive
13 22 (10.53%) Aerospace
14 19 (9.09%) Project Management
15 18 (8.61%) Security Cleared
16 17 (8.13%) CAD
16 17 (8.13%) C#
16 17 (8.13%) Linux
17 16 (7.66%) Validation
17 16 (7.66%) CAN bus
18 14 (6.70%) Military
19 13 (6.22%) Electronic Trading
20 12 (5.74%) Prototyping
20 12 (5.74%) FPGA Design
20 12 (5.74%) Cadence
21 11 (5.26%) MATLAB
21 11 (5.26%) Algorithms
22 9 (4.31%) CPLD

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 4 (1.91%) TPMS
Applications
1 29 (13.88%) OrCAD
2 9 (4.31%) Simulink
3 1 (0.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.83%) Ethernet
1 8 (3.83%) RFID
1 8 (3.83%) Wireless
2 7 (3.35%) FlexRay
2 7 (3.35%) NFC
3 6 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.91%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.91%) RS-232
5 3 (1.44%) BGP
5 3 (1.44%) GSM
5 3 (1.44%) IGMP
5 3 (1.44%) Multicast
6 2 (0.96%) 3G
6 2 (0.96%) 4G
6 2 (0.96%) Modbus
6 2 (0.96%) MPLS
6 2 (0.96%) RS-485
7 1 (0.48%) LTE
7 1 (0.48%) VSAT
7 1 (0.48%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.91%) OLAP
2 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (2.87%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.48%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.48%) JIRA
4 1 (0.48%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.48%) Subversion
4 1 (0.48%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 172 (82.30%) Electronics
2 31 (14.83%) Manufacturing
3 23 (11.00%) Automotive
4 22 (10.53%) Aerospace
5 14 (6.70%) Military
6 7 (3.35%) Finance
7 6 (2.87%) Banking
8 5 (2.39%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.91%) Avionics
9 4 (1.91%) Marketing
9 4 (1.91%) Retail
9 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.96%) Front Office
10 2 (0.96%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.83%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (2.39%) Ultra Messaging
3 2 (0.96%) .NET
4 1 (0.48%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 28 (13.40%) VHDL
3 16 (7.66%) CAN bus
4 11 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.31%) CPLD
6 8 (3.83%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (3.35%) Contactless
8 6 (2.87%) Equities
9 4 (1.91%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.91%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.44%) ASIC
10 3 (1.44%) Verilog
11 2 (0.96%) Arduino
11 2 (0.96%) EPoS
11 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.48%) Derivative
12 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.48%) RIA
12 1 (0.48%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.13%) Linux
2 8 (3.83%) Unix
3 6 (2.87%) Windows
4 2 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.05%) Schematic Capture
2 31 (14.83%) Software Engineering
3 19 (9.09%) Project Management
4 17 (8.13%) CAD
5 16 (7.66%) Validation
6 13 (6.22%) Electronic Trading
7 12 (5.74%) FPGA Design
7 12 (5.74%) Prototyping
8 9 (4.31%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (4.31%) Mentoring
9 8 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (3.83%) Embedded Software Development
9 8 (3.83%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (3.83%) Low Latency
9 8 (3.83%) Physics
9 8 (3.83%) SDLC
10 7 (3.35%) High-Frequency Trading
10 7 (3.35%) Software Architecture
11 5 (2.39%) Multithreading
11 5 (2.39%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (40.19%) C
2 45 (21.53%) C++
3 34 (16.27%) Embedded C
4 17 (8.13%) C#
5 11 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 9 (4.31%) Assembly Language
7 7 (3.35%) Embedded C++
7 7 (3.35%) Java
7 7 (3.35%) Python
7 7 (3.35%) R
7 7 (3.35%) SQL
8 3 (1.44%) Perl
8 3 (1.44%) VC++
9 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.48%) PHP
10 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (34.93%) Degree
2 18 (8.61%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.31%) HNC
3 9 (4.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.44%) PhD
5 2 (0.96%) HND
6 1 (0.48%) CCNA
6 1 (0.48%) CCNP
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.83%) ISO26262
2 6 (2.87%) ISO13485
2 6 (2.87%) SLA
3 3 (1.44%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.44%) ISO 9002
4 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (21.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) Endace
2 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (28.71%) EMC
2 12 (5.74%) Cadence
3 6 (2.87%) Oracle
4 5 (2.39%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.91%) Atmel
6 3 (1.44%) Sybase
7 2 (0.96%) Arista
7 2 (0.96%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.48%) Allen-Bradley
8 1 (0.48%) Altera
8 1 (0.48%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.48%) Renesas
8 1 (0.48%) SAP
8 1 (0.48%) Siemens
8 1 (0.48%) Xilinx
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SoCode Limited
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Hour + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gatwick
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Salary: 40000-50000 Per Hour + benfits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Fareham
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 DOE
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Salary: c£30k
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Hitchin
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Herefordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Edinburgh
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Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
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