Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 329 357
Rank change year-on-year +126 +28 +61
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3116 1809 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.72% 0.96% 0.92%
As % of the General category 3.91% 2.24% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2566 1637 1755
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £71,400
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 79619 80804 97931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.01% 42.77% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58159 65845 78267
UK median annual salary £50,198 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.40% - -
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +134 3012 £47,500 +5.56% 315
UK excluding London +118 2535 £45,000 +5.88% 247
South West +83 735 £48,500 +7.78% 64
South East +71 615 £50,000 +11.11% 50
London +177 558 £55,000 - 75
East of England +84 434 £45,000 - 59
Midlands +95 345 £37,500 - 21
North of England +98 325 £45,000 +12.50% 46
West Midlands +70 225 £37,500 +4.17% 11
North West +75 209 £45,000 +12.50% 24
East Midlands +79 122 £40,000 +8.84% 10
Scotland +8 66 £42,500 - 5
North East +63 63 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Yorkshire +6 53 £40,000 - 14
Wales +3 16 £45,000 +28.57% 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1778 (57.06%) Manufacturing
2 1761 (56.51%) Telecoms
3 1688 (54.17%) Marketing
4 1664 (53.40%) Finance
5 1662 (53.34%) Business Intelligence
6 1638 (52.57%) SAP
7 1634 (52.44%) Programme Management
8 1628 (52.25%) Digital Marketing
9 933 (29.94%) Degree
10 850 (27.28%) Agile Software Development
11 690 (22.14%) Software Engineering
12 688 (22.08%) C++
13 655 (21.02%) Java
14 583 (18.71%) C
15 549 (17.62%) SQL
16 524 (16.82%) C#
17 520 (16.69%) Python
18 514 (16.50%) JavaScript
19 504 (16.17%) Linux
20 482 (15.47%) Computer Science
21 443 (14.22%) .NET
22 399 (12.80%) HTML
23 375 (12.03%) TDD
24 370 (11.87%) Amazon AWS
25 361 (11.59%) Git (software)
26 344 (11.04%) CSS
26 344 (11.04%) OO
27 320 (10.27%) Scrum
28 291 (9.34%) Windows
29 264 (8.47%) 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
1 105 (3.37%) Apache Spark
2 80 (2.57%) Tomcat
3 69 (2.21%) Mule
4 58 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (1.77%) Mule ESB
6 52 (1.67%) JBoss
7 47 (1.51%) CMS
8 45 (1.44%) Apache
9 32 (1.03%) Confluence
10 31 (0.99%) WebSphere
11 30 (0.96%) IIS
11 30 (0.96%) WordPress
12 21 (0.67%) SharePoint
13 14 (0.45%) Apache Airflow
13 14 (0.45%) nginx
13 14 (0.45%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.39%) MS Exchange
15 10 (0.32%) Liferay
16 8 (0.26%) Jetty
17 7 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 113 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
2 77 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 35 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 35 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
5 34 (1.09%) Simulink
6 22 (0.71%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.61%) FileZilla
7 19 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
8 18 (0.58%) Photoshop
9 17 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (0.48%) OrCAD
11 9 (0.29%) Moqups
12 8 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
13 4 (0.13%) InVision
14 3 (0.096%) Autodesk Inventor
14 3 (0.096%) Siemens NX
14 3 (0.096%) Solid Edge
15 2 (0.064%) Chatbot
15 2 (0.064%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 50 (1.60%) Magento
2 27 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.42%) LabWindows
4 12 (0.39%) Revive Adserver
4 12 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
5 11 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
5 11 (0.35%) Unica
6 6 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.13%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.096%) R3 Corda
9 2 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.064%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.064%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.064%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.064%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.064%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.064%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.032%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 370 (11.87%) Amazon AWS
2 195 (6.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 141 (4.53%) SaaS
4 106 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 100 (3.21%) GitHub
6 65 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
7 37 (1.19%) Google Play
7 37 (1.19%) npm
8 32 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
9 28 (0.90%) IaaS
10 24 (0.77%) PaaS
11 13 (0.42%) Office 365
12 11 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.35%) Google Analytics
13 10 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
13 10 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (0.29%) AdWords
15 7 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 164 (5.26%) Wireless
2 81 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 63 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
4 62 (1.99%) Internet
5 52 (1.67%) Ethernet
6 48 (1.54%) Bluetooth
7 44 (1.41%) HTTP
8 38 (1.22%) Firewall
8 38 (1.22%) ZigBee
9 37 (1.19%) WAN
10 30 (0.96%) LAN
10 30 (0.96%) SSL
11 25 (0.80%) AMQP
11 25 (0.80%) VPN
12 24 (0.77%) DNS
13 22 (0.71%) NFC
14 21 (0.67%) FTP
15 19 (0.61%) SMTP
15 19 (0.61%) WLAN
16 18 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 201 (6.45%) MySQL
3 191 (6.13%) Big Data
4 167 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 133 (4.27%) Relational Database
6 126 (4.04%) Hadoop
7 112 (3.59%) MongoDB
8 96 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 83 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
10 80 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 72 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 68 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 56 (1.80%) Oracle Database
14 54 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
16 41 (1.32%) RDBMS
16 41 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 31 (0.99%) Data Mining
18 29 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
19 28 (0.90%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 361 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 182 (5.84%) JIRA
3 143 (4.59%) Jenkins
4 130 (4.17%) JUnit
5 96 (3.08%) Visual Studio
6 90 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 73 (2.34%) Subversion
8 63 (2.02%) gulp
9 57 (1.83%) IntelliJ
10 53 (1.70%) Bitbucket
11 49 (1.57%) GitLab
12 46 (1.48%) Selenium
13 43 (1.38%) Eclipse
14 41 (1.32%) Cucumber
14 41 (1.32%) webpack
15 34 (1.09%) Android Studio
16 33 (1.06%) Mercurial
17 31 (0.99%) Calabash
17 31 (0.99%) Maven
18 27 (0.87%) Grunt
General
1 1778 (57.06%) Manufacturing
2 1761 (56.51%) Telecoms
3 1688 (54.17%) Marketing
4 1664 (53.40%) Finance
5 224 (7.19%) Retail
6 97 (3.11%) Automotive
7 90 (2.89%) Banking
8 74 (2.37%) Games
9 39 (1.25%) Military
10 34 (1.09%) Legal
11 32 (1.03%) Aerospace
12 30 (0.96%) Multimedia
13 16 (0.51%) Advertising
13 16 (0.51%) Retail Banking
14 14 (0.45%) Back Office
14 14 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.35%) Law
15 11 (0.35%) Publishing
16 10 (0.32%) Swedish Language
17 9 (0.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1002 (32.16%) Developer
2 405 (13.00%) Software Engineer
3 213 (6.84%) Senior Developer
4 205 (6.58%) .NET Developer
5 190 (6.10%) Embedded Engineer
6 184 (5.91%) Analyst
7 178 (5.71%) Electronics Engineer
8 169 (5.42%) Java Developer
9 168 (5.39%) C# Developer
10 157 (5.04%) Software Developer
11 154 (4.94%) C++ Software Engineer
12 144 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 144 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
13 137 (4.40%) Graduate
14 131 (4.20%) Architect
15 107 (3.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 103 (3.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 98 (3.15%) Senior Software Engineer
18 96 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
18 96 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (14.22%) .NET
2 399 (12.80%) HTML
3 344 (11.04%) CSS
4 237 (7.61%) JSON
5 236 (7.57%) REST
6 223 (7.16%) AngularJS
7 222 (7.12%) XML
8 209 (6.71%) HTML5
9 180 (5.78%) jQuery
9 180 (5.78%) Web Services
10 161 (5.17%) Spring
11 158 (5.07%) ASP.NET
12 156 (5.01%) RESTful
13 112 (3.59%) CSS3
14 109 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 104 (3.34%) React
16 102 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 100 (3.21%) Node.js
18 97 (3.11%) RabbitMQ
19 95 (3.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 482 (15.47%) Computer Science
2 204 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 169 (5.42%) User Experience
4 161 (5.17%) Algorithms
5 145 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 131 (4.20%) Embedded Systems
7 97 (3.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 79 (2.54%) Data Structures
9 70 (2.25%) VHDL
10 55 (1.77%) Management Information System
11 50 (1.60%) Social Media
12 41 (1.32%) Robotics
13 39 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
13 39 (1.25%) N-Tier
14 36 (1.16%) Fintech
14 36 (1.16%) Public Cloud
15 35 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
16 34 (1.09%) e-Learning
17 30 (0.96%) Driving Licence
18 29 (0.93%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 504 (16.17%) Linux
2 291 (9.34%) Windows
3 201 (6.45%) Android
4 154 (4.94%) Apple iOS
5 89 (2.86%) Unix
6 56 (1.80%) Embedded Linux
7 36 (1.16%) Windows Server
8 33 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 22 (0.71%) VxWorks
10 22 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (0.64%) Windows 7
12 19 (0.61%) Windows 10
13 9 (0.29%) CentOS
13 9 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.29%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.26%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.22%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1662 (53.34%) Business Intelligence
2 1634 (52.44%) Programme Management
3 1628 (52.25%) Digital Marketing
4 850 (27.28%) Agile Software Development
5 690 (22.14%) Software Engineering
6 375 (12.03%) TDD
7 344 (11.04%) OO
8 320 (10.27%) Scrum
9 254 (8.15%) E-Commerce
10 236 (7.57%) MVC
11 226 (7.25%) Mathematics
12 224 (7.19%) Test Automation
13 215 (6.90%) BDD
14 212 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
15 207 (6.64%) DevOps
16 203 (6.51%) Project Management
17 183 (5.87%) Open Source
18 166 (5.33%) Machine Learning
18 166 (5.33%) Mentoring
19 150 (4.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 688 (22.08%) C++
2 655 (21.02%) Java
3 583 (18.71%) C
4 549 (17.62%) SQL
5 524 (16.82%) C#
6 520 (16.69%) Python
7 514 (16.50%) JavaScript
8 175 (5.62%) Embedded C
9 156 (5.01%) Ruby
10 143 (4.59%) PHP
11 107 (3.43%) Shell Script
12 100 (3.21%) MATLAB
13 89 (2.86%) T-SQL
14 81 (2.60%) Go
14 81 (2.60%) Perl
15 65 (2.09%) Bash Shell
16 59 (1.89%) Embedded C++
17 53 (1.70%) VB
18 46 (1.48%) Objective-C
19 44 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 933 (29.94%) Degree
2 209 (6.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 152 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 121 (3.88%) PhD
5 72 (2.31%) HND
6 47 (1.51%) SC Cleared
7 41 (1.32%) CISSP
8 40 (1.28%) CISM
9 36 (1.16%) Master's Degree
10 33 (1.06%) HNC
11 30 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (0.87%) DV Cleared
13 24 (0.77%) CCNA
14 23 (0.74%) ISEB
15 22 (0.71%) ISTQB
16 21 (0.67%) CCSA
17 17 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
18 15 (0.48%) CISA
19 14 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (2.25%) QA
2 55 (1.77%) SLA
3 40 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 35 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 22 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 21 (0.67%) MISRA
8 19 (0.61%) GCP
9 16 (0.51%) IEC 62304
9 16 (0.51%) PMO
10 15 (0.48%) RMADS
11 14 (0.45%) IEC 61508
12 13 (0.42%) ISO 9001
13 12 (0.39%) GDPR
13 12 (0.39%) MISRA C
14 9 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 8 (0.26%) DO-178B
15 8 (0.26%) ISO 13485
16 7 (0.22%) Basel III
16 7 (0.22%) TARGET2
System Software
1 237 (7.61%) Firmware
2 140 (4.49%) Docker
3 67 (2.15%) Active Directory
4 31 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.45%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.42%) XenApp
8 9 (0.29%) KVM
8 9 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (0.26%) XenServer
10 6 (0.19%) vSphere
11 5 (0.16%) NFS
12 4 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.13%) iptables
13 3 (0.096%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.096%) HDFS
13 3 (0.096%) Samba
Systems Management
1 124 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
2 113 (3.63%) Puppet
3 108 (3.47%) Ansible
4 85 (2.73%) Kubernetes
5 34 (1.09%) Terraform
6 27 (0.87%) Mesos
7 21 (0.67%) Packer
8 20 (0.64%) Grafana
9 18 (0.58%) HockeyApp
10 17 (0.55%) Nagios
11 16 (0.51%) Oozie
12 13 (0.42%) logstash
13 12 (0.39%) Kibana
14 11 (0.35%) Prometheus
15 10 (0.32%) linkerd
15 10 (0.32%) Zipkin
16 9 (0.29%) ZABBIX
17 8 (0.26%) WSUS
18 7 (0.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
19 6 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1638 (52.57%) SAP
2 248 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 161 (5.17%) Google
4 120 (3.85%) Apple
5 111 (3.56%) Oracle
6 104 (3.34%) EMC
7 77 (2.47%) Adobe
8 61 (1.96%) VMware
9 50 (1.60%) Atlassian
10 49 (1.57%) Cisco
11 41 (1.32%) IBM
12 35 (1.12%) hybris
13 32 (1.03%) HP
14 30 (0.96%) Tableau
15 26 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
15 26 (0.83%) Twitter
16 24 (0.77%) Xamarin
17 23 (0.74%) Freescale
18 21 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
19 20 (0.64%) Dell