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

Electronics
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 302 354
Rank change year-on-year +113 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1641 1019 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.84% 1.04% 0.89%
As % of the General category 4.36% 2.41% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 833 813
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £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 37648 42212 49394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.24% 42.92% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28814 34516 39114
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,550 £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 23 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 23 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 +125 1587 £45,000 +2.27% 281
South West +75 410 £45,000 - 67
London +98 294 £60,000 +14.28% 62
South East +70 283 £45,000 - 66
East of England +56 217 £47,500 +5.55% 45
Bristol +54 188 £47,500 +5.55% 28
Cambridgeshire +51 164 £51,000 +2.00% 31
North West +17 146 £46,000 +15.00% 16
Manchester +34 141 £46,000 +22.66% 15
West Midlands +64 130 £38,250 -4.37% 9
Cambridge +42 119 £55,000 +8.91% 23
Gloucestershire +22 99 £45,000 -16.27% 8
Berkshire +51 70 £45,000 -21.73% 16
Hampshire +7 65 £45,000 +11.11% 10
Yorkshire -3 53 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Midlands +27 49 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Wiltshire +34 45 £45,000 +24.13% 17
Scotland +28 40 £40,000 -4.19% 12
Cheltenham +25 39 £47,500 -15.55%
Staffordshire +50 37 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Surrey +29 36 £50,000 +17.64% 12
Oxfordshire +43 31 £35,000 -15.15% 1
South Yorkshire +5 31 £40,000 -11.11%
Shropshire +33 28 £40,000 +6.66%
Southampton +25 28 £51,250 +57.69% 3
Telford +24 28 £40,000 +6.66%
Buckinghamshire -5 28 £40,000 +13.47% 11
Hertfordshire -24 28 £45,000 - 6
Doncaster - 26 £40,000 -
North East +40 25 £42,500 -1.16% 4

For the 6 months to 23 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 1333 (51.67%) Manufacturing
2 1292 (50.08%) Telecoms
3 1249 (48.41%) Finance
4 1224 (47.44%) Marketing
5 1198 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
6 1189 (46.09%) SAP
7 1175 (45.54%) Programme Management
8 1174 (45.50%) Digital Marketing
9 1164 (45.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 752 (29.15%) Degree
11 662 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
12 660 (25.58%) C++
13 631 (24.46%) C
14 605 (23.45%) Software Engineering
15 573 (22.21%) Java
16 534 (20.70%) Linux
17 469 (18.18%) HTML
18 464 (17.98%) Python
19 448 (17.36%) C#
19 448 (17.36%) SQL
20 416 (16.12%) JavaScript
21 386 (14.96%) Computer Science
22 383 (14.84%) CSS
23 372 (14.42%) .NET
24 341 (13.22%) Firmware
25 333 (12.91%) Git (software)
26 313 (12.13%) Scrum
27 311 (12.05%) TDD
28 300 (11.63%) Windows
29 279 (10.81%) OO

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 81 (3.14%) Tomcat
2 69 (2.67%) Mule
3 67 (2.60%) Apache Spark
4 54 (2.09%) Mule ESB
5 53 (2.05%) JBoss
6 49 (1.90%) Confluence
7 43 (1.67%) CMS
8 36 (1.40%) Apache
9 31 (1.20%) IIS
10 26 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (0.74%) Jetty
12 14 (0.54%) MS Exchange
12 14 (0.54%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.35%) SharePoint
14 8 (0.31%) nginx
14 8 (0.31%) WordPress
15 6 (0.23%) Drupal
15 6 (0.23%) Liferay
15 6 (0.23%) SAS
16 5 (0.19%) Ethereum
Applications
1 63 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
4 26 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 25 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 23 (0.89%) FileZilla
7 22 (0.85%) OrCAD
8 21 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 17 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
9 17 (0.66%) Simulink
10 14 (0.54%) Photoshop
11 9 (0.35%) MS Visio
12 8 (0.31%) Windchill
13 7 (0.27%) Maple
14 5 (0.19%) InVision
14 5 (0.19%) Mathcad
14 5 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
15 4 (0.16%) Moqups
15 4 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.16%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1164 (45.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 33 (1.28%) Magento
3 12 (0.47%) Infor M3
4 10 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
5 9 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
6 8 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.23%) Revive Adserver
8 5 (0.19%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.12%) LabWindows
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.078%) Unica
11 1 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.039%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 277 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
2 170 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 118 (4.57%) SaaS
4 78 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
5 67 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 42 (1.63%) GitHub
7 29 (1.12%) Google Play
8 23 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (0.89%) IaaS
9 11 (0.43%) PaaS
10 9 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.27%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.19%) AdWords
13 5 (0.19%) Office 365
14 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.078%) Oracle CX
15 2 (0.078%) Responsys
15 2 (0.078%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 188 (7.29%) Wireless
2 113 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 83 (3.22%) Ethernet
4 80 (3.10%) Internet
5 71 (2.75%) Bluetooth
6 63 (2.44%) ZigBee
7 47 (1.82%) RS-232
8 43 (1.67%) HTTP
9 42 (1.63%) RS-485
10 40 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
11 37 (1.43%) Firewall
12 31 (1.20%) NFC
13 30 (1.16%) VPN
14 29 (1.12%) GSM
15 27 (1.05%) WAN
16 25 (0.97%) FTP
16 25 (0.97%) LAN
17 24 (0.93%) GPRS
18 23 (0.89%) SMTP
19 20 (0.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 236 (9.15%) MySQL
3 155 (6.01%) NoSQL
4 130 (5.04%) MongoDB
5 125 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 100 (3.88%) Big Data
7 80 (3.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 72 (2.79%) Hadoop
9 49 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 47 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 41 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
13 40 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 35 (1.36%) Oracle Database
14 35 (1.36%) RDBMS
15 34 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 28 (1.09%) Redis
18 21 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
19 17 (0.66%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 333 (12.91%) Git (software)
2 205 (7.95%) JIRA
3 135 (5.23%) JUnit
4 130 (5.04%) Jenkins
5 99 (3.84%) Subversion
5 99 (3.84%) Visual Studio
6 71 (2.75%) IntelliJ
7 65 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 47 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 46 (1.78%) Eclipse
10 39 (1.51%) webpack
11 35 (1.36%) gulp
12 33 (1.28%) Mercurial
13 30 (1.16%) Cucumber
13 30 (1.16%) Selenium
13 30 (1.16%) Xcode
14 28 (1.09%) Android Studio
15 25 (0.97%) LabVIEW
15 25 (0.97%) Maven
16 23 (0.89%) Grunt
General
1 1333 (51.67%) Manufacturing
2 1292 (50.08%) Telecoms
3 1249 (48.41%) Finance
4 1224 (47.44%) Marketing
5 164 (6.36%) Retail
6 96 (3.72%) Automotive
7 92 (3.57%) Banking
8 91 (3.53%) Games
9 33 (1.28%) Aerospace
10 30 (1.16%) Advertising
11 27 (1.05%) Military
12 23 (0.89%) Multimedia
13 19 (0.74%) Back Office
14 18 (0.70%) Legal
15 17 (0.66%) Investment Banking
16 15 (0.58%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.54%) Front Office
18 13 (0.50%) Publishing
19 9 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
20 8 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 796 (30.85%) Developer
2 408 (15.81%) Software Engineer
3 305 (11.82%) Embedded Engineer
4 191 (7.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 167 (6.47%) Senior Developer
6 164 (6.36%) .NET Developer
7 144 (5.58%) Java Developer
8 143 (5.54%) C# Developer
8 143 (5.54%) Firmware Engineer
9 137 (5.31%) Electronics Engineer
10 131 (5.08%) Analyst
11 124 (4.81%) C++ Software Engineer
12 105 (4.07%) Graduate
13 102 (3.95%) Software Developer
14 100 (3.88%) Architect
14 100 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
15 99 (3.84%) Consultant
15 99 (3.84%) JavaScript Developer
16 96 (3.72%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
17 89 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (18.18%) HTML
2 383 (14.84%) CSS
3 372 (14.42%) .NET
4 229 (8.88%) Web Services
5 222 (8.60%) REST
6 218 (8.45%) JSON
7 211 (8.18%) HTML5
8 200 (7.75%) jQuery
9 184 (7.13%) XML
10 181 (7.02%) AngularJS
11 144 (5.58%) Spring
12 135 (5.23%) ASP.NET
13 128 (4.96%) SOAP
14 127 (4.92%) CSS3
15 109 (4.22%) RESTful
16 101 (3.91%) Node.js
17 100 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 88 (3.41%) Hibernate
19 86 (3.33%) Apache Camel
19 86 (3.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 386 (14.96%) Computer Science
2 159 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 126 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
4 115 (4.46%) Algorithms
5 113 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 96 (3.72%) User Experience
7 87 (3.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 80 (3.10%) Management Information System
9 58 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
10 49 (1.90%) Home Automation
10 49 (1.90%) VHDL
11 48 (1.86%) Fintech
11 48 (1.86%) Smart Home
12 46 (1.78%) Data Structures
13 42 (1.63%) Internet of Things
14 39 (1.51%) Contactless
15 36 (1.40%) Public Cloud
15 36 (1.40%) Social Media
16 35 (1.36%) CAN bus
17 30 (1.16%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 534 (20.70%) Linux
2 300 (11.63%) Windows
3 194 (7.52%) Android
4 137 (5.31%) Apple iOS
5 100 (3.88%) Unix
6 54 (2.09%) Embedded Linux
7 29 (1.12%) Windows Server
8 28 (1.09%) Ubuntu
9 20 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 14 (0.54%) VxWorks
12 13 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.35%) CentOS
13 9 (0.35%) Windows 10
14 8 (0.31%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.27%) VMS
15 7 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1198 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
2 1175 (45.54%) Programme Management
3 1174 (45.50%) Digital Marketing
4 662 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
5 605 (23.45%) Software Engineering
6 313 (12.13%) Scrum
7 311 (12.05%) TDD
8 279 (10.81%) OO
9 271 (10.50%) MVC
10 236 (9.15%) Mathematics
11 208 (8.06%) E-Commerce
12 198 (7.67%) Test Automation
13 175 (6.78%) BDD
14 172 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 165 (6.40%) DevOps
16 161 (6.24%) Kanban
17 153 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
18 151 (5.85%) Project Management
19 145 (5.62%) Web Development
20 138 (5.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 660 (25.58%) C++
2 631 (24.46%) C
3 573 (22.21%) Java
4 464 (17.98%) Python
5 448 (17.36%) C#
5 448 (17.36%) SQL
6 416 (16.12%) JavaScript
7 243 (9.42%) Embedded C
8 201 (7.79%) PHP
9 143 (5.54%) Embedded C++
10 126 (4.88%) Ruby
11 91 (3.53%) Perl
12 80 (3.10%) T-SQL
13 77 (2.98%) VB
14 71 (2.75%) MATLAB
15 63 (2.44%) Shell Script
16 56 (2.17%) Bash Shell
17 42 (1.63%) R
18 41 (1.59%) Go
19 37 (1.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 752 (29.15%) Degree
2 145 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 144 (5.58%) Security Cleared
4 105 (4.07%) PhD
5 51 (1.98%) HND
6 40 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 28 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (0.93%) ISEB
8 24 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 22 (0.85%) CCNA
10 20 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
11 19 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 17 (0.66%) DV Cleared
13 16 (0.62%) HNC
14 15 (0.58%) CISSP
14 15 (0.58%) PMI Certification
15 12 (0.47%) CCNP
15 12 (0.47%) CISM
16 11 (0.43%) Master's Degree
17 9 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (2.56%) QA
2 34 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 23 (0.89%) SLA
4 22 (0.85%) ISO 14001
5 19 (0.74%) JTAG
6 16 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.54%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.47%) ISO 26262
8 12 (0.47%) MISRA
9 10 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 10 (0.39%) PMO
10 7 (0.27%) DO-254
11 6 (0.23%) IEC 61508
11 6 (0.23%) RMADS
12 5 (0.19%) IEC 62304
12 5 (0.19%) MISRA C
13 4 (0.16%) ISO 13485
13 4 (0.16%) MiFID
13 4 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 341 (13.22%) Firmware
2 117 (4.53%) Docker
3 43 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 39 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.47%) XenApp
9 10 (0.39%) KVM
9 10 (0.39%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
9 10 (0.39%) XenServer
10 8 (0.31%) NFS
10 8 (0.31%) Samba
10 8 (0.31%) Squid
11 6 (0.23%) vSphere
12 4 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.16%) vCloud
13 2 (0.078%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.039%) zsh
Systems Management
1 97 (3.76%) Puppet
2 87 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (3.22%) Ansible
4 57 (2.21%) Kubernetes
5 25 (0.97%) Mesos
6 18 (0.70%) Nagios
7 17 (0.66%) Grafana
8 15 (0.58%) Kibana
8 15 (0.58%) logstash
8 15 (0.58%) Prometheus
8 15 (0.58%) Zipkin
9 14 (0.54%) Terraform
9 14 (0.54%) WSUS
9 14 (0.54%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.35%) SCCM
11 6 (0.23%) Salt
12 5 (0.19%) Packer
12 5 (0.19%) vCenter Server
13 4 (0.16%) Capistrano
13 4 (0.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1189 (46.09%) SAP
2 184 (7.13%) Microsoft
3 113 (4.38%) Google
4 98 (3.80%) Oracle
5 94 (3.64%) EMC
6 92 (3.57%) Apple
7 73 (2.83%) VMware
8 36 (1.40%) Cisco
9 32 (1.24%) Adobe
10 28 (1.09%) Freescale
11 25 (0.97%) Zend
12 23 (0.89%) PayPal
13 22 (0.85%) Atlassian
14 21 (0.81%) Hyperion
15 20 (0.78%) Atmel
15 20 (0.78%) Twitter
15 20 (0.78%) Xamarin
16 19 (0.74%) Tableau
17 16 (0.62%) hybris
18 15 (0.58%) F5
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