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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 279 364
Rank change year-on-year +3 +85  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 955 1177 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.12% 1.13% 0.85%
As % of the General category 2.76% 2.56% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 857 962 683
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.68%  

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 34592 45895 47269
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.50% 43.96% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27928 37096 37074
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 29 March 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 29 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 +9 926 £45,000 - 306
South East -24 205 £45,000 -5.26% 68
South West +12 188 £45,000 - 66
London -4 161 £57,500 +4.54% 63
East of England +22 145 £50,000 +11.11% 50
Cambridgeshire +44 119 £52,500 +8.24% 42
Cambridge +36 105 £55,000 +13.40% 33
West Midlands +81 83 £38,750 +13.97% 8
Gloucestershire -6 67 £52,500 -12.50% 13
North West +2 60 £43,500 +16.00% 20
Manchester +4 53 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Bristol -6 53 £45,000 - 28
Surrey +22 49 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Berkshire +7 46 £47,500 -13.63% 16
Yorkshire +23 44 £40,000 -1.23% 10
Hampshire -11 42 £42,500 -15.00% 14
East Midlands -20 31 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Devon +21 29 £37,500 +13.63% 2
Staines - 25 £53,750 -
Oldham - 24 £37,500 - 3
Hertfordshire -5 23 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South Yorkshire +22 21 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Yorkshire +7 21 £40,000 - 4
Leicestershire +4 21 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Shropshire +14 19 £35,000 - 1
Telford - 19 £35,000 - 1
Dorset +28 18 £40,000 - 2
City of London +35 15 £55,500 -11.20% 1
Cheltenham +11 15 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Oxfordshire +10 15 £45,000 +5.88% 7

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 683 (36.50%) Manufacturing
2 663 (35.44%) Telecoms
3 617 (32.98%) Marketing
4 610 (32.60%) Finance
5 593 (31.69%) Degree
6 574 (30.68%) Digital Marketing
7 551 (29.45%) Business Intelligence
8 540 (28.86%) SAP
9 535 (28.59%) C
9 535 (28.59%) Programme Management
10 531 (28.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 503 (26.88%) Software Engineering
12 495 (26.46%) C++
13 410 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
14 400 (21.38%) Linux
15 334 (17.85%) Java
16 291 (15.55%) C#
17 268 (14.32%) Python
18 262 (14.00%) Firmware
19 258 (13.79%) Computer Science
20 257 (13.74%) SQL
21 244 (13.04%) Embedded C
22 232 (12.40%) HTML
23 208 (11.12%) Scrum
23 208 (11.12%) Git (software)
24 203 (10.85%) Windows
25 201 (10.74%) Mathematics
26 198 (10.58%) .NET
27 192 (10.26%) JavaScript
28 180 (9.62%) TDD

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 60 (3.21%) Mule
2 52 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 50 (2.67%) JBoss
3 50 (2.67%) Mule ESB
4 38 (2.03%) Confluence
5 32 (1.71%) CMS
6 26 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 17 (0.91%) MS Exchange
8 16 (0.86%) Apache
9 13 (0.69%) IIS
10 11 (0.59%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.53%) Jetty
12 9 (0.48%) SAS
13 7 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.32%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.32%) Liferay
14 6 (0.32%) nginx
15 5 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (0.21%) Drupal
16 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 70 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.08%) MS Office
3 29 (1.55%) Simulink
4 28 (1.50%) OrCAD
5 23 (1.23%) MS Project
6 21 (1.12%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.75%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
11 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.27%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.11%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.11%) Maple
12 2 (0.11%) Mathcad
12 2 (0.11%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.11%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 531 (28.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.59%) Infor M3
3 8 (0.43%) Magento
4 7 (0.37%) Eloqua
4 7 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.27%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.053%) LabWindows
9 1 (0.053%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.053%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.053%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.053%) Summit
9 1 (0.053%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 127 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (4.44%) SaaS
3 59 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.53%) PaaS
7 8 (0.43%) Google Play
7 8 (0.43%) Office 365
8 7 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (0.32%) GitHub
9 6 (0.32%) IaaS
10 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.21%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle CX
11 4 (0.21%) Responsys
11 4 (0.21%) Taleo
12 3 (0.16%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.11%) Heroku
13 2 (0.11%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 176 (9.41%) Wireless
2 112 (5.99%) TCP/IP
3 92 (4.92%) Ethernet
4 77 (4.12%) Bluetooth
5 73 (3.90%) Internet
6 51 (2.73%) RS-232
7 49 (2.62%) RS-485
8 43 (2.30%) ZigBee
9 40 (2.14%) HTTP
10 38 (2.03%) Firewall
11 31 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
12 30 (1.60%) GSM
13 29 (1.55%) LAN
14 28 (1.50%) SAN
14 28 (1.50%) WAN
15 26 (1.39%) GPRS
15 26 (1.39%) VPN
16 21 (1.12%) RS-422
17 20 (1.07%) DNS
18 18 (0.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 111 (5.93%) NoSQL
3 106 (5.67%) MySQL
4 80 (4.28%) MongoDB
5 46 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 45 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 33 (1.76%) Big Data
8 32 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (1.34%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.23%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.07%) Oracle Database
13 15 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (0.69%) SQLite
16 11 (0.59%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 208 (11.12%) Git (software)
2 160 (8.55%) JIRA
3 86 (4.60%) JUnit
4 77 (4.12%) Subversion
5 74 (3.96%) Jenkins
6 63 (3.37%) Visual Studio
7 54 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 41 (2.19%) IntelliJ
9 25 (1.34%) Cucumber
10 24 (1.28%) Selenium
10 24 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (1.18%) Mockito
12 20 (1.07%) webpack
13 17 (0.91%) Android Studio
14 16 (0.86%) Hudson
14 16 (0.86%) Jasmine
15 15 (0.80%) Eclipse
15 15 (0.80%) Karma Test Runner
15 15 (0.80%) Maven
15 15 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 683 (36.50%) Manufacturing
2 663 (35.44%) Telecoms
3 617 (32.98%) Marketing
4 610 (32.60%) Finance
5 99 (5.29%) Retail
6 93 (4.97%) Automotive
7 54 (2.89%) Games
8 47 (2.51%) Aerospace
9 41 (2.19%) Banking
10 31 (1.66%) Military
11 27 (1.44%) Advertising
12 19 (1.02%) Front Office
13 17 (0.91%) Multimedia
14 15 (0.80%) Brand Awareness
15 13 (0.69%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.53%) Avionics
17 9 (0.48%) Back Office
18 8 (0.43%) Legal
18 8 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 357 (19.08%) Developer
2 349 (18.65%) Software Engineer
3 293 (15.66%) Embedded Engineer
4 193 (10.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 174 (9.30%) Electronics Engineer
6 113 (6.04%) Firmware Engineer
7 102 (5.45%) Analyst
8 95 (5.08%) Java Developer
9 94 (5.02%) Senior Developer
10 92 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
11 83 (4.44%) Test Engineer
12 80 (4.28%) Embedded C Engineer
13 78 (4.17%) .NET Developer
14 69 (3.69%) Design Engineer
14 69 (3.69%) Software Developer
15 67 (3.58%) C# Developer
16 66 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
17 64 (3.42%) Architect
17 64 (3.42%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
18 62 (3.31%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (12.40%) HTML
2 198 (10.58%) .NET
3 168 (8.98%) CSS
4 131 (7.00%) REST
5 130 (6.95%) Web Services
6 110 (5.88%) XML
7 101 (5.40%) Spring
8 99 (5.29%) AngularJS
9 97 (5.18%) HTML5
10 91 (4.86%) SOAP
11 78 (4.17%) JSON
12 71 (3.79%) jQuery
13 69 (3.69%) Spring MVC
14 63 (3.37%) ASP.NET
15 60 (3.21%) Apache Camel
15 60 (3.21%) Hibernate
16 57 (3.05%) JPA
17 51 (2.73%) Spring Integration
18 46 (2.46%) CSS3
19 44 (2.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 258 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 127 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 125 (6.68%) Embedded Systems
4 91 (4.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 80 (4.28%) Mobile App
6 71 (3.79%) Algorithms
7 60 (3.21%) Management Information System
8 55 (2.94%) VHDL
9 49 (2.62%) Home Automation
10 39 (2.08%) User Experience
11 34 (1.82%) CAN bus
12 32 (1.71%) Internet of Things
13 31 (1.66%) Device Driver
14 28 (1.50%) FMCG
15 25 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
16 24 (1.28%) Driving Licence
16 24 (1.28%) Fintech
16 24 (1.28%) Smart Home
17 23 (1.23%) Verilog
18 21 (1.12%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 400 (21.38%) Linux
2 203 (10.85%) Windows
3 112 (5.99%) Android
4 70 (3.74%) Unix
5 69 (3.69%) Apple iOS
6 44 (2.35%) Embedded Linux
7 32 (1.71%) Windows Server
8 27 (1.44%) Ubuntu
9 22 (1.18%) VxWorks
10 15 (0.80%) CentOS
11 12 (0.64%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.53%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.53%) Windows 10
12 10 (0.53%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.43%) HPUX
14 8 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.43%) ThreadX
15 7 (0.37%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 574 (30.68%) Digital Marketing
2 551 (29.45%) Business Intelligence
3 535 (28.59%) Programme Management
4 503 (26.88%) Software Engineering
5 410 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (11.12%) Scrum
7 201 (10.74%) Mathematics
8 180 (9.62%) TDD
9 153 (8.18%) MVC
10 143 (7.64%) OO
11 128 (6.84%) Physics
12 122 (6.52%) BDD
12 122 (6.52%) Project Management
13 116 (6.20%) Kanban
14 97 (5.18%) Mentoring
15 93 (4.97%) Validation
16 89 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
17 86 (4.60%) E-Commerce
18 78 (4.17%) Integration Testing
19 71 (3.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 535 (28.59%) C
2 495 (26.46%) C++
3 334 (17.85%) Java
4 291 (15.55%) C#
5 268 (14.32%) Python
6 257 (13.74%) SQL
7 244 (13.04%) Embedded C
8 192 (10.26%) JavaScript
9 118 (6.31%) Embedded C++
10 90 (4.81%) PHP
11 64 (3.42%) Perl
12 53 (2.83%) Ruby
13 44 (2.35%) MATLAB
14 43 (2.30%) VB
15 39 (2.08%) Assembly Language
16 34 (1.82%) Bash Shell
17 25 (1.34%) Tcl
18 21 (1.12%) ANSI C
19 19 (1.02%) PowerShell
20 18 (0.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 593 (31.69%) Degree
2 96 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 77 (4.12%) PhD
4 40 (2.14%) HND
5 33 (1.76%) HNC
6 30 (1.60%) SC Cleared
7 22 (1.18%) ISTQB
8 21 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (1.07%) ISEB
10 18 (0.96%) CCNA
11 17 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (0.64%) CISSP
13 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.43%) CEH
14 8 (0.43%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.37%) MCSE
16 6 (0.32%) CCNP
16 6 (0.32%) CISM
17 5 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.30%) QA
2 32 (1.71%) SLA
3 31 (1.66%) ISO 9001
4 22 (1.18%) ISO 14001
5 16 (0.86%) JTAG
6 14 (0.75%) MISRA
7 12 (0.64%) IEC 61508
8 11 (0.59%) ISO26262
9 8 (0.43%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.37%) ISO13485
11 6 (0.32%) MISRA C
12 5 (0.27%) Data Quality
12 5 (0.27%) ISO 9000
12 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (0.27%) PMO
13 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.16%) ISO 9002
14 3 (0.16%) MiFID
15 2 (0.11%) COBIT
15 2 (0.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 262 (14.00%) Firmware
2 42 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.19%) Active Directory
4 33 (1.76%) Docker
5 16 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.43%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.37%) vSphere
9 6 (0.32%) NFS
9 6 (0.32%) Samba
9 6 (0.32%) Squid
9 6 (0.32%) XenServer
10 4 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.21%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.16%) XenApp
12 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.053%) KVM
13 1 (0.053%) vCloud
13 1 (0.053%) zsh
Systems Management
1 31 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (1.50%) Puppet
3 24 (1.28%) Nagios
4 19 (1.02%) Ansible
5 8 (0.43%) SCCM
5 8 (0.43%) Terraform
6 7 (0.37%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.27%) WSUS
8 4 (0.21%) FreeIPA
8 4 (0.21%) Mesos
9 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.16%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.16%) Oozie
9 3 (0.16%) SCOM
10 2 (0.11%) EnCase
10 2 (0.11%) Graphite
10 2 (0.11%) Salt
11 1 (0.053%) Kibana
11 1 (0.053%) Packer
11 1 (0.053%) Rancher
Vendors
1 540 (28.86%) SAP
2 125 (6.68%) Microsoft
3 106 (5.67%) EMC
4 76 (4.06%) Oracle
5 70 (3.74%) VMware
6 59 (3.15%) Apple
7 29 (1.55%) Cisco
8 28 (1.50%) Atlassian
8 28 (1.50%) Atmel
9 20 (1.07%) Google
10 15 (0.80%) Adobe
10 15 (0.80%) HP
10 15 (0.80%) Red Hat
11 13 (0.69%) Cadence
12 11 (0.59%) Citrix
13 10 (0.53%) CheckPoint
13 10 (0.53%) Hyperion
13 10 (0.53%) Intel
13 10 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (0.53%) Tableau
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