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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 316 352
Rank change year-on-year +133 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1709 985 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.92% 1.00% 0.88%
As % of the General category 4.52% 2.34% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 813 802
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 37781 42113 48806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.49% 42.80% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 28751 34503 38638
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,988
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +143 1656 £45,000 +3.44% 278
South West +77 428 £45,000 - 64
South East +77 306 £45,000 - 52
London +130 305 £60,000 +15.94% 64
East of England +57 215 £47,500 +5.55% 51
Bristol +58 205 £47,500 +5.55% 24
Cambridgeshire +54 161 £51,000 +2.00% 38
North West +32 153 £46,000 +15.00% 15
Manchester +28 149 £47,000 +25.33% 13
West Midlands +65 135 £38,500 -3.75% 15
Cambridge +45 115 £55,000 +10.00% 30
Gloucestershire +27 98 £45,000 -14.28% 8
Berkshire +69 81 £45,000 -21.73% 14
Hampshire +17 69 £45,000 +11.11% 7
East Midlands +45 56 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Yorkshire -9 48 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Wiltshire +38 47 £45,000 +20.00% 17
Surrey +34 43 £52,500 +23.52% 9
Staffordshire +51 40 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Scotland +33 40 £40,000 -4.19% 10
Cheltenham +29 37 £47,500 -11.62%
Oxfordshire +39 32 £35,000 -19.07%
North East +37 30 £42,500 -1.16% 4
Durham +21 30 £42,500 -7.60% 3
Shropshire +30 29 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Telford +28 29 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Southampton +20 29 £52,500 +35.48% 3
South Yorkshire +12 28 £40,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire -9 28 £40,000 +13.47% 8
Hertfordshire -13 28 £45,000 - 7

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1408 (52.89%) Manufacturing
2 1368 (51.39%) Telecoms
3 1325 (49.77%) Finance
4 1301 (48.87%) Marketing
5 1274 (47.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1264 (47.48%) SAP
7 1250 (46.96%) Programme Management
8 1248 (46.88%) Digital Marketing
9 1239 (46.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 771 (28.96%) Degree
11 684 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
12 668 (25.09%) C++
13 631 (23.70%) C
14 614 (23.07%) Software Engineering
15 599 (22.50%) Java
16 542 (20.36%) Linux
17 490 (18.41%) HTML
18 485 (18.22%) Python
19 474 (17.81%) SQL
20 464 (17.43%) C#
21 440 (16.53%) JavaScript
22 405 (15.21%) CSS
23 401 (15.06%) Computer Science
24 389 (14.61%) .NET
25 343 (12.89%) Git (software)
26 338 (12.70%) Firmware
27 325 (12.21%) TDD
28 324 (12.17%) Scrum
29 315 (11.83%) Windows
30 294 (11.04%) Amazon AWS

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 82 (3.08%) Tomcat
2 72 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 66 (2.48%) Mule
4 51 (1.92%) Mule ESB
5 50 (1.88%) JBoss
6 48 (1.80%) Confluence
7 44 (1.65%) CMS
8 39 (1.47%) Apache
9 35 (1.31%) IIS
10 30 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (0.71%) Jetty
12 15 (0.56%) MS Exchange
13 14 (0.53%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.38%) WordPress
15 9 (0.34%) SharePoint
16 8 (0.30%) nginx
17 6 (0.23%) Drupal
17 6 (0.23%) Liferay
17 6 (0.23%) SAS
18 5 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (2.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
4 27 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 26 (0.98%) FileZilla
6 23 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 22 (0.83%) OrCAD
8 18 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (0.60%) Simulink
10 15 (0.56%) Photoshop
11 9 (0.34%) MS Visio
12 8 (0.30%) Windchill
13 7 (0.26%) Maple
14 6 (0.23%) Moqups
15 5 (0.19%) InVision
15 5 (0.19%) Mathcad
15 5 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
16 4 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
16 4 (0.15%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1239 (46.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 33 (1.24%) Magento
3 12 (0.45%) Infor M3
4 10 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
5 9 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
6 8 (0.30%) Revive Adserver
6 8 (0.30%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.19%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.15%) Unica
9 3 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.11%) LabWindows
9 3 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.038%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.038%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.038%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 294 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 181 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (4.62%) SaaS
4 76 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 75 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
6 45 (1.69%) GitHub
7 31 (1.16%) Google Play
8 28 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (0.90%) IaaS
10 13 (0.49%) PaaS
11 11 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (0.30%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.26%) Google Analytics
14 5 (0.19%) AdWords
14 5 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.19%) Office 365
15 2 (0.075%) Oracle CX
15 2 (0.075%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 2 (0.075%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 185 (6.95%) Wireless
2 115 (4.32%) TCP/IP
3 82 (3.08%) Ethernet
4 81 (3.04%) Internet
5 69 (2.59%) Bluetooth
6 61 (2.29%) ZigBee
7 46 (1.73%) HTTP
7 46 (1.73%) RS-232
8 43 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
9 41 (1.54%) RS-485
10 40 (1.50%) Firewall
11 32 (1.20%) NFC
12 31 (1.16%) VPN
13 30 (1.13%) WAN
14 28 (1.05%) FTP
14 28 (1.05%) GSM
14 28 (1.05%) LAN
15 26 (0.98%) SMTP
16 23 (0.86%) GPRS
17 21 (0.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (10.52%) SQL Server
2 238 (8.94%) MySQL
3 156 (5.86%) NoSQL
4 131 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 129 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 111 (4.17%) Big Data
7 80 (3.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 80 (3.01%) Hadoop
8 54 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 49 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
10 47 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 44 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
13 38 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 36 (1.35%) RDBMS
14 36 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 30 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (1.09%) Redis
17 23 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (0.60%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 343 (12.89%) Git (software)
2 207 (7.78%) JIRA
3 137 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 136 (5.11%) JUnit
5 101 (3.79%) Subversion
5 101 (3.79%) Visual Studio
6 69 (2.59%) IntelliJ
7 65 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 50 (1.88%) Eclipse
9 48 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 40 (1.50%) webpack
11 39 (1.47%) gulp
12 34 (1.28%) Mercurial
13 31 (1.16%) Cucumber
13 31 (1.16%) Selenium
14 30 (1.13%) Xcode
15 28 (1.05%) Android Studio
16 26 (0.98%) Maven
17 25 (0.94%) LabVIEW
18 23 (0.86%) Grunt
General
1 1408 (52.89%) Manufacturing
2 1368 (51.39%) Telecoms
3 1325 (49.77%) Finance
4 1301 (48.87%) Marketing
5 164 (6.16%) Retail
6 97 (3.64%) Automotive
7 94 (3.53%) Banking
7 94 (3.53%) Games
8 33 (1.24%) Aerospace
9 30 (1.13%) Advertising
10 27 (1.01%) Military
11 25 (0.94%) Multimedia
12 22 (0.83%) Legal
13 19 (0.71%) Back Office
14 17 (0.64%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.53%) Front Office
16 14 (0.53%) Publishing
17 9 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 842 (31.63%) Developer
2 407 (15.29%) Software Engineer
3 300 (11.27%) Embedded Engineer
4 188 (7.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 176 (6.61%) .NET Developer
6 175 (6.57%) Senior Developer
7 151 (5.67%) C# Developer
8 150 (5.63%) Java Developer
9 143 (5.37%) Firmware Engineer
10 138 (5.18%) Analyst
10 138 (5.18%) Electronics Engineer
11 123 (4.62%) C++ Software Engineer
12 110 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
12 110 (4.13%) Software Developer
13 107 (4.02%) Graduate
14 105 (3.94%) Architect
15 104 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
16 102 (3.83%) Consultant
17 97 (3.64%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
18 96 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (18.41%) HTML
2 405 (15.21%) CSS
3 389 (14.61%) .NET
4 232 (8.72%) Web Services
5 228 (8.56%) REST
6 225 (8.45%) HTML5
6 225 (8.45%) JSON
7 209 (7.85%) jQuery
8 193 (7.25%) AngularJS
9 189 (7.10%) XML
10 147 (5.52%) Spring
11 141 (5.30%) ASP.NET
12 139 (5.22%) CSS3
13 126 (4.73%) SOAP
14 119 (4.47%) RESTful
15 104 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 104 (3.91%) Node.js
16 90 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 86 (3.23%) Apache Camel
18 84 (3.16%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 401 (15.06%) Computer Science
2 166 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 126 (4.73%) Embedded Systems
4 118 (4.43%) Mobile App
5 117 (4.40%) Algorithms
6 100 (3.76%) User Experience
7 89 (3.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 83 (3.12%) Management Information System
9 59 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
10 51 (1.92%) VHDL
11 49 (1.84%) Data Structures
12 48 (1.80%) Smart Home
13 47 (1.77%) Fintech
13 47 (1.77%) Home Automation
14 41 (1.54%) Internet of Things
15 40 (1.50%) Contactless
15 40 (1.50%) Social Media
16 38 (1.43%) Public Cloud
17 34 (1.28%) CAN bus
18 30 (1.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 542 (20.36%) Linux
2 315 (11.83%) Windows
3 202 (7.59%) Android
4 144 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 105 (3.94%) Unix
6 52 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
7 31 (1.16%) Windows Server
8 28 (1.05%) Ubuntu
9 21 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 14 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (0.49%) VxWorks
13 11 (0.41%) Windows 10
14 10 (0.38%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (0.34%) CentOS
16 7 (0.26%) VMS
16 7 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1274 (47.86%) Business Intelligence
2 1250 (46.96%) Programme Management
3 1248 (46.88%) Digital Marketing
4 684 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
5 614 (23.07%) Software Engineering
6 325 (12.21%) TDD
7 324 (12.17%) Scrum
8 293 (11.01%) OO
9 273 (10.26%) MVC
10 234 (8.79%) Mathematics
11 214 (8.04%) E-Commerce
12 198 (7.44%) Test Automation
13 182 (6.84%) BDD
14 177 (6.65%) DevOps
15 175 (6.57%) Mentoring
16 160 (6.01%) Kanban
17 159 (5.97%) Project Management
18 158 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
19 154 (5.79%) Web Development
20 145 (5.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 668 (25.09%) C++
2 631 (23.70%) C
3 599 (22.50%) Java
4 485 (18.22%) Python
5 474 (17.81%) SQL
6 464 (17.43%) C#
7 440 (16.53%) JavaScript
8 242 (9.09%) Embedded C
9 208 (7.81%) PHP
10 140 (5.26%) Embedded C++
11 139 (5.22%) Ruby
12 94 (3.53%) Perl
13 86 (3.23%) T-SQL
14 77 (2.89%) VB
15 72 (2.70%) MATLAB
16 70 (2.63%) Shell Script
17 58 (2.18%) Bash Shell
18 47 (1.77%) Go
19 42 (1.58%) R
20 37 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 771 (28.96%) Degree
2 156 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 150 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 108 (4.06%) PhD
5 54 (2.03%) HND
6 42 (1.58%) SC Cleared
7 30 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (0.90%) ISEB
9 23 (0.86%) CCNA
9 23 (0.86%) ISTQB
10 19 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
10 19 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 18 (0.68%) DV Cleared
12 17 (0.64%) CISSP
12 17 (0.64%) PMI Certification
13 16 (0.60%) HNC
14 14 (0.53%) CISM
15 12 (0.45%) CCNP
16 11 (0.41%) Master's Degree
17 10 (0.38%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (2.55%) QA
2 33 (1.24%) ISO 9001
3 24 (0.90%) SLA
4 21 (0.79%) ISO 14001
5 20 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.71%) JTAG
7 17 (0.64%) Data Quality
8 16 (0.60%) PCI DSS
9 12 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 12 (0.45%) MISRA
10 11 (0.41%) ISO 26262
11 10 (0.38%) PMO
12 7 (0.26%) DO-254
12 7 (0.26%) RMADS
13 5 (0.19%) IEC 61508
13 5 (0.19%) MISRA C
14 4 (0.15%) GCP
14 4 (0.15%) IEC 62304
14 4 (0.15%) ISO 13485
14 4 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 338 (12.70%) Firmware
2 125 (4.70%) Docker
3 45 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 42 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.49%) XenApp
9 12 (0.45%) KVM
10 11 (0.41%) Terminal Services
10 11 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (0.41%) XenServer
11 8 (0.30%) NFS
11 8 (0.30%) Samba
11 8 (0.30%) Squid
12 6 (0.23%) vSphere
13 5 (0.19%) vCloud
14 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.075%) XenDesktop
16 1 (0.038%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 101 (3.79%) Puppet
2 92 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (3.27%) Ansible
4 63 (2.37%) Kubernetes
5 26 (0.98%) Mesos
6 19 (0.71%) Grafana
7 18 (0.68%) Terraform
8 17 (0.64%) Nagios
9 15 (0.56%) Kibana
9 15 (0.56%) logstash
9 15 (0.56%) Prometheus
9 15 (0.56%) WSUS
9 15 (0.56%) ZABBIX
9 15 (0.56%) Zipkin
10 9 (0.34%) SCCM
11 7 (0.26%) Packer
12 6 (0.23%) Salt
12 6 (0.23%) vCenter Server
13 5 (0.19%) SCVMM
14 4 (0.15%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1264 (47.48%) SAP
2 201 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 125 (4.70%) Google
4 101 (3.79%) Oracle
5 95 (3.57%) EMC
6 89 (3.34%) Apple
7 75 (2.82%) VMware
8 40 (1.50%) Cisco
9 36 (1.35%) Adobe
10 30 (1.13%) Freescale
11 26 (0.98%) PayPal
12 25 (0.94%) Zend
13 22 (0.83%) Hyperion
13 22 (0.83%) Twitter
14 20 (0.75%) Atlassian
14 20 (0.75%) Atmel
14 20 (0.75%) Tableau
14 20 (0.75%) Xamarin
15 17 (0.64%) F5
15 17 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
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