The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 279 341
Rank change year-on-year +50 +62  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1243 1130 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.46% 1.15% 0.91%
As % of the General category 3.58% 2.64% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 889 798
Median salary £42,500 £44,750 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.02% +4.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34769 42763 48579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.93% 43.44% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27418 34817 38277
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Electronics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the UK

Electronics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Electronics in the UK

Electronics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics over the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the UK

Electronics
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +63 1204 £43,250 -3.88% 329
London +85 253 £60,000 +9.09% 62
South West +19 252 £40,000 -11.11% 73
South East +27 220 £45,000 -1.63% 56
East of England +39 172 £47,500 +5.55% 76
Cambridgeshire +59 130 £55,000 +7.84% 54
Cambridge +49 111 £55,000 +7.84% 46
West Midlands +68 108 £35,000 -12.50% 13
North West -11 97 £46,000 +22.66% 25
Manchester -4 92 £46,000 +22.66% 20
Gloucestershire +5 86 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Bristol 0 77 £39,000 -13.33% 31
Yorkshire -3 62 £40,000 -1.23% 11
Hampshire +12 52 £44,500 +9.87% 13
Berkshire +25 50 £45,000 -25.00% 13
East Midlands +18 47 £40,000 +11.11% 11
South Yorkshire +11 35 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Oxfordshire +27 30 £35,000 -15.15% 6
Staffordshire +36 29 £35,000 -12.50%
Doncaster - 29 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire +24 28 £50,000 +22.69% 15
Cheltenham +19 28 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Shropshire +33 27 £40,000 +6.66%
Telford +30 27 £40,000 +6.66%
Scotland +19 26 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Surrey +5 23 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Hertfordshire -13 23 £45,000 +3.44% 7
West Yorkshire -12 22 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Leicestershire +19 21 £38,000 -13.14% 2
Southampton +14 21 £40,000 -25.58% 6

For the 6 months to 22 May 2017, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Electronics.

1 951 (43.46%) Manufacturing
2 922 (42.14%) Telecoms
3 868 (39.67%) Finance
4 867 (39.63%) Marketing
5 811 (37.07%) Digital Marketing
6 809 (36.97%) Business Intelligence
7 801 (36.61%) SAP
8 789 (36.06%) Programme Management
9 782 (35.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 672 (30.71%) Degree
11 596 (27.24%) C
12 584 (26.69%) C++
13 539 (24.63%) Software Engineering
14 510 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
15 493 (22.53%) Linux
16 439 (20.06%) Java
17 381 (17.41%) Python
18 361 (16.50%) HTML
19 353 (16.13%) C#
20 334 (15.27%) SQL
21 332 (15.17%) Computer Science
22 320 (14.63%) Firmware
23 287 (13.12%) JavaScript
24 286 (13.07%) CSS
25 274 (12.52%) Git (software)
26 269 (12.29%) .NET
27 262 (11.97%) Windows
28 255 (11.65%) Scrum
29 243 (11.11%) Embedded C
30 230 (10.51%) Mathematics

Electronics
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 75 (3.43%) Mule
2 69 (3.15%) Tomcat
3 63 (2.88%) Mule ESB
4 61 (2.79%) JBoss
5 46 (2.10%) Confluence
6 44 (2.01%) Apache Spark
7 36 (1.65%) CMS
8 26 (1.19%) Apache
9 22 (1.01%) IIS
10 13 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.59%) MS Exchange
11 11 (0.50%) Jetty
12 10 (0.46%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.37%) SAS
13 8 (0.37%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.27%) Drupal
14 6 (0.27%) Liferay
14 6 (0.27%) nginx
15 4 (0.18%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 56 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
4 22 (1.01%) OrCAD
4 22 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 20 (0.91%) Simulink
6 18 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 15 (0.69%) MS Visio
8 14 (0.64%) Photoshop
9 13 (0.59%) FileZilla
10 11 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.32%) Maple
13 6 (0.27%) Windchill
14 5 (0.23%) Mathcad
15 4 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
16 3 (0.14%) InVision
17 2 (0.091%) Moqups
17 2 (0.091%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 782 (35.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (1.14%) Magento
3 12 (0.55%) Infor M3
4 8 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 7 (0.32%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
7 5 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.091%) LabWindows
9 2 (0.091%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.046%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.046%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.046%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 196 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (4.20%) SaaS
4 75 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.69%) Google Play
7 14 (0.64%) IaaS
8 13 (0.59%) GitHub
9 8 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.27%) PaaS
11 5 (0.23%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.18%) Office 365
12 4 (0.18%) Oracle CX
12 4 (0.18%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 4 (0.18%) Responsys
12 4 (0.18%) Taleo
13 3 (0.14%) AdWords
14 2 (0.091%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 197 (9.00%) Wireless
2 121 (5.53%) TCP/IP
3 92 (4.20%) Ethernet
4 82 (3.75%) Internet
5 75 (3.43%) Bluetooth
6 56 (2.56%) ZigBee
7 52 (2.38%) RS-232
8 51 (2.33%) RS-485
9 43 (1.97%) HTTP
10 33 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
11 30 (1.37%) GSM
12 29 (1.33%) Firewall
13 28 (1.28%) NFC
14 25 (1.14%) GPRS
14 25 (1.14%) WAN
15 24 (1.10%) LAN
16 23 (1.05%) RS-422
16 23 (1.05%) SAN
17 21 (0.96%) VPN
18 20 (0.91%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 192 (8.78%) MySQL
3 129 (5.90%) NoSQL
4 108 (4.94%) MongoDB
5 75 (3.43%) Relational Database
6 72 (3.29%) Big Data
7 69 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 46 (2.10%) Hadoop
9 39 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (1.14%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (1.01%) Redis
14 22 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (0.82%) Oracle Database
17 16 (0.73%) Blockchain
18 14 (0.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 274 (12.52%) Git (software)
2 199 (9.10%) JIRA
3 121 (5.53%) JUnit
4 105 (4.80%) Jenkins
5 90 (4.11%) Subversion
6 82 (3.75%) Visual Studio
7 67 (3.06%) IntelliJ
8 59 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 41 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 29 (1.33%) Cucumber
11 28 (1.28%) Eclipse
11 28 (1.28%) Selenium
11 28 (1.28%) webpack
12 23 (1.05%) Android Studio
12 23 (1.05%) LabVIEW
12 23 (1.05%) Xcode
13 22 (1.01%) Mockito
14 19 (0.87%) Mercurial
15 18 (0.82%) Hudson
15 18 (0.82%) Maven
General
1 951 (43.46%) Manufacturing
2 922 (42.14%) Telecoms
3 868 (39.67%) Finance
4 867 (39.63%) Marketing
5 139 (6.35%) Retail
6 92 (4.20%) Automotive
7 78 (3.56%) Games
8 73 (3.34%) Banking
9 38 (1.74%) Aerospace
10 27 (1.23%) Advertising
11 24 (1.10%) Military
12 18 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.69%) Back Office
13 15 (0.69%) Front Office
14 14 (0.64%) Multimedia
15 13 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.41%) Legal
17 9 (0.41%) Publishing
18 6 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 558 (25.50%) Developer
2 380 (17.37%) Software Engineer
3 313 (14.31%) Embedded Engineer
4 201 (9.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 149 (6.81%) Electronics Engineer
6 139 (6.35%) Firmware Engineer
7 118 (5.39%) Senior Developer
8 117 (5.35%) .NET Developer
9 116 (5.30%) Java Developer
10 113 (5.16%) C++ Software Engineer
11 105 (4.80%) Analyst
12 104 (4.75%) C# Developer
13 87 (3.98%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
13 87 (3.98%) Graduate
14 84 (3.84%) Consultant
15 83 (3.79%) Embedded C Engineer
16 82 (3.75%) Software Developer
17 81 (3.70%) Test Engineer
18 74 (3.38%) Architect
19 72 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (16.50%) HTML
2 286 (13.07%) CSS
3 269 (12.29%) .NET
4 189 (8.64%) Web Services
5 183 (8.36%) REST
6 157 (7.18%) JSON
7 156 (7.13%) HTML5
8 148 (6.76%) jQuery
9 146 (6.67%) XML
10 128 (5.85%) Spring
11 123 (5.62%) AngularJS
11 123 (5.62%) SOAP
12 92 (4.20%) ASP.NET
13 89 (4.07%) CSS3
13 89 (4.07%) Hibernate
13 89 (4.07%) Spring MVC
14 85 (3.88%) JPA
15 76 (3.47%) Spring Integration
16 75 (3.43%) Apache Camel
16 75 (3.43%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 332 (15.17%) Computer Science
2 148 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
4 91 (4.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 90 (4.11%) Algorithms
6 89 (4.07%) Mobile App
7 76 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 63 (2.88%) User Experience
9 58 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
10 56 (2.56%) Home Automation
10 56 (2.56%) VHDL
11 42 (1.92%) Internet of Things
12 41 (1.87%) Smart Home
13 37 (1.69%) Fintech
14 35 (1.60%) CAN bus
15 30 (1.37%) Contactless
15 30 (1.37%) Device Driver
16 26 (1.19%) Data Structures
17 24 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
18 23 (1.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 493 (22.53%) Linux
2 262 (11.97%) Windows
3 152 (6.95%) Android
4 101 (4.62%) Apple iOS
5 90 (4.11%) Unix
6 51 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
7 31 (1.42%) Windows Server
8 25 (1.14%) Ubuntu
9 18 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (0.82%) VxWorks
10 15 (0.69%) CentOS
11 14 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.59%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.46%) Windows 10
14 10 (0.46%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.41%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.37%) Solaris
16 8 (0.37%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 811 (37.07%) Digital Marketing
2 809 (36.97%) Business Intelligence
3 789 (36.06%) Programme Management
4 539 (24.63%) Software Engineering
5 510 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
6 255 (11.65%) Scrum
7 230 (10.51%) Mathematics
7 230 (10.51%) TDD
8 222 (10.15%) MVC
9 202 (9.23%) OO
10 192 (8.78%) Test Automation
11 161 (7.36%) E-Commerce
12 154 (7.04%) BDD
13 143 (6.54%) Kanban
14 131 (5.99%) Project Management
15 130 (5.94%) Mentoring
16 122 (5.58%) Physics
17 119 (5.44%) DevOps
18 116 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
19 104 (4.75%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 596 (27.24%) C
2 584 (26.69%) C++
3 439 (20.06%) Java
4 381 (17.41%) Python
5 353 (16.13%) C#
6 334 (15.27%) SQL
7 287 (13.12%) JavaScript
8 243 (11.11%) Embedded C
9 152 (6.95%) PHP
10 142 (6.49%) Embedded C++
11 83 (3.79%) Ruby
12 74 (3.38%) Perl
13 64 (2.93%) VB
14 60 (2.74%) MATLAB
15 49 (2.24%) Bash Shell
16 46 (2.10%) T-SQL
17 36 (1.65%) Shell Script
18 34 (1.55%) Assembly Language
19 33 (1.51%) R
20 31 (1.42%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 672 (30.71%) Degree
2 114 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 91 (4.16%) PhD
4 52 (2.38%) HND
5 32 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.14%) HNC
7 23 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (1.05%) ISTQB
8 20 (0.91%) CCNA
8 20 (0.91%) ISEB
9 16 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (0.50%) CCNP
10 11 (0.50%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.50%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.32%) CISSP
12 7 (0.32%) MCSE
12 7 (0.32%) PMP
13 5 (0.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (3.02%) QA
2 29 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 22 (1.01%) SLA
4 20 (0.91%) JTAG
5 19 (0.87%) ISO 14001
6 10 (0.46%) ISO26262
7 9 (0.41%) IEC 61508
8 8 (0.37%) MISRA
9 7 (0.32%) PMO
10 6 (0.27%) DO-254
10 6 (0.27%) ISO13485
10 6 (0.27%) MiFID
10 6 (0.27%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.23%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.23%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.18%) RMADS
12 4 (0.18%) WCAG
13 3 (0.14%) ISO 9002
13 3 (0.14%) MISRA C
14 2 (0.091%) ISO27002
System Software
1 320 (14.63%) Firmware
2 80 (3.66%) Docker
3 37 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (1.55%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.46%) XenServer
8 8 (0.37%) NFS
8 8 (0.37%) Samba
8 8 (0.37%) Squid
8 8 (0.37%) XenApp
9 6 (0.27%) KVM
9 6 (0.27%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.23%) vSphere
11 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.14%) vCloud
13 2 (0.091%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.046%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 68 (3.11%) Puppet
2 63 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (2.65%) Ansible
4 34 (1.55%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.87%) Nagios
6 14 (0.64%) Mesos
7 12 (0.55%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.46%) WSUS
9 8 (0.37%) Kibana
9 8 (0.37%) logstash
9 8 (0.37%) SCCM
9 8 (0.37%) Terraform
10 7 (0.32%) Grafana
10 7 (0.32%) Prometheus
10 7 (0.32%) Salt
10 7 (0.32%) Zipkin
11 4 (0.18%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.18%) Oozie
11 4 (0.18%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 801 (36.61%) SAP
2 135 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 101 (4.62%) EMC
4 84 (3.84%) Apple
5 78 (3.56%) Oracle
6 66 (3.02%) VMware
7 58 (2.65%) Google
8 31 (1.42%) Atlassian
9 27 (1.23%) Cisco
10 22 (1.01%) Atmel
10 22 (1.01%) Freescale
11 20 (0.91%) Adobe
12 17 (0.78%) Hyperion
13 16 (0.73%) Red Hat
13 16 (0.73%) Zend
14 13 (0.59%) PayPal
14 13 (0.59%) Twitter
15 12 (0.55%) HP
15 12 (0.55%) Xamarin
16 11 (0.50%) Cadence
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
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Dorset
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Bristol, Avon
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + great benefits
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Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Benefits
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South Wales
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Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits Package
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Lewes, East Sussex
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Scotland
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Salary: £44000 - £65000 per annum, 10% bonus and bens
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: 75000
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Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £76000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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