Period
to 23 August 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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 309 360
Rank change year-on-year +118 +51 +32
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3257 2019 1930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.85% 1.03% 0.89%
As % of the General category 4.31% 2.38% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2729 1701 1646
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +5.39%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 75534 84953 96499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.92% 43.18% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55838 69540 76379
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.15% +2.35% -

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 August 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 August 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 +139 3164 £45,000 - 301
UK excluding London +112 2635 £45,000 +5.88% 257
South West +75 825 £45,000 - 79
London +195 603 £57,500 +7.48% 65
South East +65 593 £45,000 -5.26% 48
North of England +73 403 £45,000 +12.50% 29
East of England +69 392 £45,000 - 68
Midlands +105 357 £40,000 +6.67% 11
North West +48 255 £46,000 +15.00% 16
West Midlands +85 245 £35,000 -6.67% 7
East Midlands +54 125 £40,000 +11.11% 4
Yorkshire -3 82 £40,000 - 6
North East +74 66 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Scotland +24 61 £41,250 -13.16% 17
Wales -5 17 £37,500 +3.45% 5

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 1981 (60.82%) Manufacturing
2 1960 (60.18%) Telecoms
3 1920 (58.95%) Finance
4 1901 (58.37%) Marketing
5 1856 (56.98%) Business Intelligence
6 1848 (56.74%) SAP
7 1840 (56.49%) Programme Management
8 1836 (56.37%) Digital Marketing
9 885 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
10 881 (27.05%) Degree
11 755 (23.18%) Java
12 693 (21.28%) C++
13 650 (19.96%) Software Engineering
14 618 (18.97%) C
15 617 (18.94%) Linux
16 610 (18.73%) SQL
17 606 (18.61%) Python
18 561 (17.22%) JavaScript
19 540 (16.58%) HTML
20 539 (16.55%) C#
21 491 (15.08%) .NET
22 480 (14.74%) Computer Science
23 471 (14.46%) CSS
24 433 (13.29%) Git (software)
25 393 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
25 393 (12.07%) TDD
26 388 (11.91%) Scrum
27 381 (11.70%) Windows
28 371 (11.39%) OO
29 340 (10.44%) 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
1 116 (3.56%) Apache Spark
2 99 (3.04%) Tomcat
3 80 (2.46%) Mule
4 69 (2.12%) Mule ESB
5 59 (1.81%) Confluence
5 59 (1.81%) JBoss
6 55 (1.69%) CMS
7 51 (1.57%) Apache
8 48 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
8 48 (1.47%) IIS
9 27 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 24 (0.74%) SharePoint
11 18 (0.55%) WordPress
12 17 (0.52%) Jetty
13 15 (0.46%) MS Exchange
13 15 (0.46%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
14 13 (0.40%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.31%) Liferay
16 7 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 112 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
2 83 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 34 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
5 32 (0.98%) FileZilla
6 31 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 27 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
8 22 (0.68%) Simulink
9 21 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
10 20 (0.61%) MS Visio
11 16 (0.49%) OrCAD
12 14 (0.43%) Photoshop
13 11 (0.34%) Moqups
14 9 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
15 8 (0.25%) Windchill
16 7 (0.21%) InVision
16 7 (0.21%) Maple
17 4 (0.12%) Mathcad
17 4 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
18 3 (0.092%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 52 (1.60%) Magento
2 22 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.37%) Revive Adserver
4 11 (0.34%) Unica
5 10 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
6 8 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 7 (0.21%) LabWindows
7 7 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (0.21%) R3 Corda
7 7 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
8 6 (0.18%) Infor M3
9 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.092%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.092%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (0.092%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.061%) Dynamics AX
12 1 (0.031%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.031%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (0.031%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 393 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 155 (4.76%) SaaS
4 126 (3.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 88 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 76 (2.33%) GitHub
7 39 (1.20%) Google Play
8 36 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (1.01%) IaaS
10 22 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
11 19 (0.58%) PaaS
12 14 (0.43%) Google Analytics
13 9 (0.28%) Office 365
14 7 (0.21%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.21%) Force.com
15 6 (0.18%) AdWords
15 6 (0.18%) Sage Pay
16 5 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 168 (5.16%) Wireless
2 103 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 75 (2.30%) Ethernet
3 75 (2.30%) Internet
4 59 (1.81%) ZigBee
5 56 (1.72%) Bluetooth
6 50 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
7 44 (1.35%) HTTP
8 40 (1.23%) Firewall
9 37 (1.14%) WAN
10 36 (1.11%) LAN
10 36 (1.11%) RS-232
11 33 (1.01%) FTP
12 32 (0.98%) SMTP
12 32 (0.98%) VPN
13 30 (0.92%) RS-485
14 29 (0.89%) NFC
15 23 (0.71%) MPLS
15 23 (0.71%) WLAN
16 22 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 270 (8.29%) MySQL
3 197 (6.05%) NoSQL
4 192 (5.89%) Big Data
5 161 (4.94%) Relational Database
6 142 (4.36%) MongoDB
7 132 (4.05%) Hadoop
8 102 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 80 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 77 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
11 73 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 66 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 57 (1.75%) Oracle Database
13 57 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 51 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
15 46 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 44 (1.35%) RDBMS
17 35 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
18 30 (0.92%) Data Mining
19 29 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 433 (13.29%) Git (software)
2 255 (7.83%) JIRA
3 180 (5.53%) Jenkins
4 169 (5.19%) JUnit
5 114 (3.50%) Visual Studio
6 106 (3.25%) Subversion
7 96 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 83 (2.55%) IntelliJ
9 54 (1.66%) gulp
10 50 (1.54%) Eclipse
11 49 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 49 (1.50%) webpack
12 47 (1.44%) Cucumber
13 45 (1.38%) Bitbucket
14 39 (1.20%) Selenium
15 37 (1.14%) GitLab
15 37 (1.14%) Mercurial
16 36 (1.11%) Maven
17 33 (1.01%) Android Studio
18 31 (0.95%) Xcode
General
1 1981 (60.82%) Manufacturing
2 1960 (60.18%) Telecoms
3 1920 (58.95%) Finance
4 1901 (58.37%) Marketing
5 225 (6.91%) Retail
6 110 (3.38%) Banking
7 104 (3.19%) Automotive
8 100 (3.07%) Games
9 39 (1.20%) Military
10 37 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 35 (1.07%) Legal
12 33 (1.01%) Aerospace
13 26 (0.80%) Advertising
14 21 (0.64%) Back Office
15 19 (0.58%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.52%) Retail Banking
17 16 (0.49%) Publishing
18 11 (0.34%) Investment Banking
19 8 (0.25%) Music Industry
19 8 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1129 (34.66%) Developer
2 383 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 237 (7.28%) .NET Developer
4 233 (7.15%) Embedded Engineer
5 232 (7.12%) Senior Developer
6 203 (6.23%) Analyst
7 202 (6.20%) Java Developer
8 187 (5.74%) C# Developer
9 158 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 157 (4.82%) Software Developer
11 142 (4.36%) C# .NET Developer
12 141 (4.33%) Electronics Engineer
13 136 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
14 134 (4.11%) Architect
15 133 (4.08%) Firmware Engineer
16 132 (4.05%) Graduate
17 129 (3.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 123 (3.78%) C++ Software Engineer
19 118 (3.62%) Consultant
19 118 (3.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 540 (16.58%) HTML
2 491 (15.08%) .NET
3 471 (14.46%) CSS
4 299 (9.18%) JSON
5 292 (8.97%) REST
6 257 (7.89%) XML
7 256 (7.86%) HTML5
8 250 (7.68%) Web Services
9 247 (7.58%) AngularJS
10 244 (7.49%) jQuery
11 203 (6.23%) Spring
12 176 (5.40%) ASP.NET
13 163 (5.00%) CSS3
13 163 (5.00%) RESTful
14 141 (4.33%) Node.js
15 138 (4.24%) SOAP
16 131 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
17 111 (3.41%) Hibernate
18 110 (3.38%) RabbitMQ
19 109 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 480 (14.74%) Computer Science
2 216 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 163 (5.00%) User Experience
4 153 (4.70%) Mobile App
5 150 (4.61%) Algorithms
6 123 (3.78%) Embedded Systems
7 95 (2.92%) Management Information System
8 88 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 75 (2.30%) Data Structures
10 59 (1.81%) Social Media
11 58 (1.78%) VHDL
12 52 (1.60%) Smart Home
13 49 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
14 46 (1.41%) Fintech
15 45 (1.38%) Public Cloud
16 41 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
17 39 (1.20%) SWIFT
18 37 (1.14%) e-Learning
19 34 (1.04%) Contactless
20 32 (0.98%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 617 (18.94%) Linux
2 381 (11.70%) Windows
3 229 (7.03%) Android
4 183 (5.62%) Apple iOS
5 121 (3.72%) Unix
6 56 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
7 38 (1.17%) Windows Server
8 29 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (0.86%) Ubuntu
10 25 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (0.61%) VxWorks
12 19 (0.58%) Windows 7
13 18 (0.55%) Mac OS X
13 18 (0.55%) Windows 10
14 15 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (0.37%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.31%) CentOS
16 10 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1856 (56.98%) Business Intelligence
2 1840 (56.49%) Programme Management
3 1836 (56.37%) Digital Marketing
4 885 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
5 650 (19.96%) Software Engineering
6 393 (12.07%) TDD
7 388 (11.91%) Scrum
8 371 (11.39%) OO
9 318 (9.76%) MVC
10 280 (8.60%) E-Commerce
11 242 (7.43%) DevOps
12 235 (7.22%) Mathematics
13 233 (7.15%) Continuous Integration
14 232 (7.12%) BDD
15 218 (6.69%) Test Automation
16 216 (6.63%) Open Source
17 208 (6.39%) Mentoring
18 201 (6.17%) Project Management
19 177 (5.43%) Web Development
20 174 (5.34%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 755 (23.18%) Java
2 693 (21.28%) C++
3 618 (18.97%) C
4 610 (18.73%) SQL
5 606 (18.61%) Python
6 561 (17.22%) JavaScript
7 539 (16.55%) C#
8 217 (6.66%) PHP
9 208 (6.39%) Embedded C
10 177 (5.43%) Ruby
11 124 (3.81%) Shell Script
12 115 (3.53%) T-SQL
13 99 (3.04%) MATLAB
14 96 (2.95%) Perl
15 88 (2.70%) Embedded C++
16 84 (2.58%) Go
17 78 (2.39%) Bash Shell
18 77 (2.36%) VB
19 52 (1.60%) Objective-C
20 45 (1.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 881 (27.05%) Degree
2 216 (6.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 174 (5.34%) Security Cleared
4 131 (4.02%) PhD
5 76 (2.33%) HND
6 44 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 41 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (1.07%) CCNA
8 35 (1.07%) CISSP
9 33 (1.01%) CISM
10 30 (0.92%) HNC
11 26 (0.80%) DV Cleared
11 26 (0.80%) ISEB
12 25 (0.77%) ISTQB
13 24 (0.74%) Master's Degree
14 22 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
15 21 (0.64%) PMI Certification
16 19 (0.58%) CCSA
17 18 (0.55%) CCNP
18 14 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (2.39%) QA
2 45 (1.38%) SLA
3 32 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 26 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 21 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 18 (0.55%) RMADS
8 17 (0.52%) GCP
8 17 (0.52%) MISRA
9 13 (0.40%) PMO
10 11 (0.34%) ISO 14001
11 10 (0.31%) DO-254
12 8 (0.25%) IEC 61508
12 8 (0.25%) IEC 62304
12 8 (0.25%) ISO 26262
12 8 (0.25%) JTAG
12 8 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (0.21%) MISRA C
14 5 (0.15%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 311 (9.55%) Firmware
2 170 (5.22%) Docker
3 60 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 43 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
6 23 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.49%) XenApp
8 14 (0.43%) KVM
9 13 (0.40%) Terminal Services
9 13 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (0.40%) XenServer
10 7 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.18%) NFS
11 6 (0.18%) Samba
11 6 (0.18%) Squid
12 5 (0.15%) vCloud
13 4 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.12%) vSphere
14 3 (0.092%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.092%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 146 (4.48%) Puppet
2 144 (4.42%) Opscode Chef
3 133 (4.08%) Ansible
4 100 (3.07%) Kubernetes
5 36 (1.11%) Mesos
6 34 (1.04%) Terraform
7 26 (0.80%) Grafana
8 22 (0.68%) Nagios
9 21 (0.64%) Packer
10 17 (0.52%) Kibana
10 17 (0.52%) logstash
10 17 (0.52%) Prometheus
10 17 (0.52%) Zipkin
11 13 (0.40%) Oozie
11 13 (0.40%) WSUS
11 13 (0.40%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.25%) HockeyApp
13 7 (0.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 6 (0.18%) Salt
15 5 (0.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1848 (56.74%) SAP
2 266 (8.17%) Microsoft
3 192 (5.89%) Google
4 135 (4.14%) Oracle
5 129 (3.96%) Apple
6 107 (3.29%) EMC
7 77 (2.36%) VMware
8 62 (1.90%) Adobe
9 50 (1.54%) Cisco
10 41 (1.26%) Atlassian
10 41 (1.26%) Freescale
11 37 (1.14%) Twitter
12 33 (1.01%) Tableau
13 32 (0.98%) IBM
13 32 (0.98%) PayPal
14 31 (0.95%) HP
14 31 (0.95%) Xamarin
15 29 (0.89%) hybris
16 26 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
17 25 (0.77%) Salesforce.com