Period
to 23 October 2017

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 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 329 358
Rank change year-on-year +132 +29 +49
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3222 1851 1971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.84% 0.98% 0.90%
As % of the General category 4.17% 2.27% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2654 1645 1724
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,600 £26,075
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 77255 81671 98360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.01% 43.07% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56107 66626 78314
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the UK

Electronics
Top 15 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 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +137 3109 £45,000 - 162
UK excluding London +129 2645 £45,000 +5.88% 133
South West +93 791 £47,500 +5.56% 30
South East +76 621 £45,000 -5.26% 31
London +167 552 £57,500 +7.48% 31
East of England +78 423 £45,000 - 36
Midlands +95 363 £39,000 +8.33% 12
North of England +82 361 £45,000 +12.50% 23
West Midlands +72 243 £36,000 - 8
North West +78 238 £46,000 +15.00% 10
East Midlands +70 125 £40,000 +11.11% 4
Scotland +25 76 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire +4 63 £40,000 -3.03% 12
North East +73 60 £47,500 +52.00% 1
Wales -1 14 £45,000 +22.45% 1

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1943 (60.30%) Manufacturing
2 1926 (59.78%) Telecoms
3 1854 (57.54%) Marketing
4 1839 (57.08%) Finance
5 1812 (56.24%) Business Intelligence
6 1805 (56.02%) SAP
7 1799 (55.83%) Programme Management
8 1792 (55.62%) Digital Marketing
9 891 (27.65%) Degree
10 854 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
11 699 (21.69%) Java
12 679 (21.07%) C++
13 664 (20.61%) Software Engineering
14 613 (19.03%) C
15 571 (17.72%) SQL
16 570 (17.69%) Linux
17 561 (17.41%) Python
18 560 (17.38%) JavaScript
19 536 (16.64%) C#
20 488 (15.15%) HTML
21 472 (14.65%) .NET
22 465 (14.43%) Computer Science
23 428 (13.28%) CSS
24 398 (12.35%) Git (software)
25 397 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
26 389 (12.07%) TDD
27 364 (11.30%) Scrum
28 349 (10.83%) OO
29 318 (9.87%) Windows
30 311 (9.65%) SQL Server

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
1 101 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 90 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 76 (2.36%) Mule
4 62 (1.92%) Mule ESB
5 58 (1.80%) JBoss
6 55 (1.71%) CMS
7 53 (1.64%) Apache
7 53 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
8 44 (1.37%) Confluence
9 40 (1.24%) IIS
10 30 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 29 (0.90%) WordPress
12 22 (0.68%) SharePoint
13 14 (0.43%) OpenStack
13 14 (0.43%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.40%) MS Exchange
15 12 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
15 12 (0.37%) nginx
16 10 (0.31%) Liferay
17 8 (0.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 118 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 78 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 53 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 30 (0.93%) FileZilla
6 26 (0.81%) Simulink
7 23 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
8 22 (0.68%) MS Visio
9 20 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
9 20 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (0.53%) Photoshop
11 14 (0.43%) OrCAD
12 11 (0.34%) Moqups
13 8 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
14 5 (0.16%) InVision
15 3 (0.093%) Autodesk Inventor
15 3 (0.093%) Siemens NX
15 3 (0.093%) Solid Edge
15 3 (0.093%) Windchill
16 2 (0.062%) Maple
Business Applications
1 60 (1.86%) Magento
2 25 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
4 12 (0.37%) LabWindows
4 12 (0.37%) Revive Adserver
5 11 (0.34%) Unica
6 7 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.22%) R3 Corda
6 7 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
7 6 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.093%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.093%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.062%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.062%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.062%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.062%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.062%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 397 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
2 211 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 157 (4.87%) SaaS
4 126 (3.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 97 (3.01%) GitHub
6 84 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
7 41 (1.27%) Google Play
8 36 (1.12%) IaaS
9 35 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
10 33 (1.02%) npm
11 27 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
12 23 (0.71%) PaaS
13 12 (0.37%) Google Analytics
14 11 (0.34%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 10 (0.31%) AdWords
16 9 (0.28%) Office 365
17 7 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
17 7 (0.22%) Force.com
18 6 (0.19%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 157 (4.87%) Wireless
2 81 (2.51%) TCP/IP
3 61 (1.89%) Internet
3 61 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
4 60 (1.86%) Ethernet
5 55 (1.71%) Bluetooth
6 51 (1.58%) ZigBee
7 39 (1.21%) HTTP
8 36 (1.12%) WAN
9 35 (1.09%) Firewall
10 31 (0.96%) LAN
11 30 (0.93%) FTP
11 30 (0.93%) SMTP
12 26 (0.81%) SSL
13 25 (0.78%) AMQP
13 25 (0.78%) NFC
13 25 (0.78%) VPN
14 21 (0.65%) WLAN
15 19 (0.59%) RS-485
16 17 (0.53%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 251 (7.79%) MySQL
3 185 (5.74%) Big Data
4 183 (5.68%) NoSQL
5 150 (4.66%) Relational Database
6 136 (4.22%) MongoDB
7 125 (3.88%) Hadoop
8 106 (3.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 82 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
10 75 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 74 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 70 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 58 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 58 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 49 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 47 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
16 44 (1.37%) RDBMS
17 31 (0.96%) Data Mining
18 29 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
19 26 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 398 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 200 (6.21%) JIRA
3 156 (4.84%) Jenkins
4 148 (4.59%) JUnit
5 101 (3.13%) Visual Studio
6 82 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 78 (2.42%) Subversion
8 74 (2.30%) IntelliJ
9 63 (1.96%) gulp
10 51 (1.58%) GitLab
11 48 (1.49%) Eclipse
12 46 (1.43%) Selenium
13 45 (1.40%) Bitbucket
13 45 (1.40%) webpack
14 42 (1.30%) Cucumber
15 37 (1.15%) Mercurial
15 37 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
16 33 (1.02%) Maven
17 31 (0.96%) Android Studio
18 29 (0.90%) Grunt
General
1 1943 (60.30%) Manufacturing
2 1926 (59.78%) Telecoms
3 1854 (57.54%) Marketing
4 1839 (57.08%) Finance
5 247 (7.67%) Retail
6 98 (3.04%) Automotive
6 98 (3.04%) Banking
7 88 (2.73%) Games
8 37 (1.15%) Military
9 33 (1.02%) Aerospace
10 32 (0.99%) Multimedia
11 30 (0.93%) Legal
12 19 (0.59%) Advertising
12 19 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.56%) Back Office
14 16 (0.50%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.40%) Publishing
16 12 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.28%) Music Industry
18 8 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 1092 (33.89%) Developer
2 393 (12.20%) Software Engineer
3 230 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 224 (6.95%) Senior Developer
5 194 (6.02%) Embedded Engineer
6 190 (5.90%) Analyst
6 190 (5.90%) C# Developer
7 187 (5.80%) Java Developer
8 169 (5.25%) Electronics Engineer
9 161 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 152 (4.72%) Software Developer
11 151 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
12 138 (4.28%) Graduate
13 137 (4.25%) C++ Software Engineer
14 133 (4.13%) Architect
15 124 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
16 122 (3.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 109 (3.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 107 (3.32%) Firmware Engineer
19 106 (3.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 488 (15.15%) HTML
2 472 (14.65%) .NET
3 428 (13.28%) CSS
4 290 (9.00%) JSON
5 267 (8.29%) REST
6 248 (7.70%) XML
7 238 (7.39%) HTML5
8 235 (7.29%) AngularJS
9 229 (7.11%) Web Services
10 218 (6.77%) jQuery
11 179 (5.56%) Spring
12 169 (5.25%) RESTful
13 168 (5.21%) ASP.NET
14 136 (4.22%) CSS3
15 120 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
15 120 (3.72%) SOAP
16 119 (3.69%) Node.js
17 109 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 109 (3.38%) RabbitMQ
18 106 (3.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 465 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 199 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 166 (5.15%) User Experience
4 154 (4.78%) Algorithms
5 151 (4.69%) Mobile App
6 120 (3.72%) Embedded Systems
7 103 (3.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 77 (2.39%) Data Structures
9 68 (2.11%) VHDL
10 61 (1.89%) Management Information System
11 58 (1.80%) Social Media
12 49 (1.52%) Fintech
13 46 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
14 41 (1.27%) Public Cloud
14 41 (1.27%) Smart Home
15 39 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
16 35 (1.09%) e-Learning
17 34 (1.06%) N-Tier
17 34 (1.06%) SWIFT
18 32 (0.99%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 570 (17.69%) Linux
2 318 (9.87%) Windows
3 219 (6.80%) Android
4 170 (5.28%) Apple iOS
5 99 (3.07%) Unix
6 61 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
7 33 (1.02%) Windows Server
8 32 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (0.78%) VxWorks
10 23 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 23 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.53%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.47%) Windows 10
13 14 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
15 10 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.28%) CentOS
16 9 (0.28%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1812 (56.24%) Business Intelligence
2 1799 (55.83%) Programme Management
3 1792 (55.62%) Digital Marketing
4 854 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
5 664 (20.61%) Software Engineering
6 389 (12.07%) TDD
7 364 (11.30%) Scrum
8 349 (10.83%) OO
9 303 (9.40%) E-Commerce
10 281 (8.72%) MVC
11 230 (7.14%) DevOps
12 222 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
13 220 (6.83%) BDD
14 210 (6.52%) Test Automation
15 199 (6.18%) Mathematics
15 199 (6.18%) Open Source
16 196 (6.08%) Project Management
17 190 (5.90%) Mentoring
18 176 (5.46%) Web Development
19 175 (5.43%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 699 (21.69%) Java
2 679 (21.07%) C++
3 613 (19.03%) C
4 571 (17.72%) SQL
5 561 (17.41%) Python
6 560 (17.38%) JavaScript
7 536 (16.64%) C#
8 193 (5.99%) PHP
9 184 (5.71%) Embedded C
10 169 (5.25%) Ruby
11 118 (3.66%) Shell Script
12 114 (3.54%) T-SQL
13 105 (3.26%) MATLAB
14 90 (2.79%) Perl
15 83 (2.58%) Go
16 73 (2.27%) VB
17 67 (2.08%) Bash Shell
18 63 (1.96%) Embedded C++
19 48 (1.49%) Objective-C
20 47 (1.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 891 (27.65%) Degree
2 218 (6.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 154 (4.78%) Security Cleared
4 112 (3.48%) PhD
5 80 (2.48%) HND
6 43 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 38 (1.18%) CISM
7 38 (1.18%) CISSP
8 33 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 33 (1.02%) HNC
9 31 (0.96%) Master's Degree
10 29 (0.90%) CCNA
11 27 (0.84%) DV Cleared
12 23 (0.71%) ISEB
13 21 (0.65%) ISTQB
14 20 (0.62%) CCSA
15 19 (0.59%) PMI Certification
16 17 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
17 14 (0.43%) CISA
17 14 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (2.23%) QA
2 52 (1.61%) SLA
3 34 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 34 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.68%) MISRA
6 21 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 19 (0.59%) GCP
8 15 (0.47%) RMADS
9 14 (0.43%) IEC 62304
9 14 (0.43%) ISO 9001
9 14 (0.43%) PMO
10 11 (0.34%) MISRA C
11 10 (0.31%) IEC 61508
12 9 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.25%) DO-254
13 8 (0.25%) GDPR
14 7 (0.22%) DO-178B
14 7 (0.22%) ISO 26262
15 6 (0.19%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 261 (8.10%) Firmware
2 166 (5.15%) Docker
3 65 (2.02%) Active Directory
4 30 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.47%) XenApp
8 12 (0.37%) KVM
9 11 (0.34%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
9 11 (0.34%) XenServer
10 9 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.12%) vSphere
12 3 (0.093%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.093%) HDFS
13 2 (0.062%) NFS
13 2 (0.062%) Samba
13 2 (0.062%) vCloud
14 1 (0.031%) Squid
Systems Management
1 143 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 139 (4.31%) Puppet
3 126 (3.91%) Ansible
4 105 (3.26%) Kubernetes
5 34 (1.06%) Terraform
6 32 (0.99%) Mesos
7 26 (0.81%) Grafana
8 21 (0.65%) Packer
9 17 (0.53%) Kibana
9 17 (0.53%) linkerd
9 17 (0.53%) logstash
9 17 (0.53%) Prometheus
9 17 (0.53%) Zipkin
10 15 (0.47%) Nagios
11 14 (0.43%) Oozie
12 11 (0.34%) WSUS
12 11 (0.34%) ZABBIX
13 10 (0.31%) HockeyApp
14 7 (0.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
15 6 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 1805 (56.02%) SAP
2 252 (7.82%) Microsoft
3 188 (5.83%) Google
4 128 (3.97%) Apple
5 125 (3.88%) Oracle
6 110 (3.41%) EMC
7 70 (2.17%) Adobe
8 63 (1.96%) VMware
9 45 (1.40%) Cisco
10 39 (1.21%) hybris
10 39 (1.21%) IBM
11 36 (1.12%) Atlassian
12 33 (1.02%) Twitter
13 30 (0.93%) HP
13 30 (0.93%) PayPal
14 29 (0.90%) Freescale
14 29 (0.90%) Tableau
15 27 (0.84%) Xamarin
16 24 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
17 23 (0.71%) MicroStrategy