Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Electronics Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Electronic Engineer
UK
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1107 1118 1246
Rank change year-on-year +11 +128 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Electronics Engineer 62 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.017% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.017% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 61 28 25
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,181 163,317 193,967
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.45% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,160 135,214 162,871
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,748
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Senior Electronics Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Electronics Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Electronics Engineer in the UK

Senior Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Electronics Engineer.

Salary trend for Senior Electronics Engineer in the UK

Senior Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Electronics Engineer over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Electronics Engineer in the UK

Senior Electronics Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Electronics Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. 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
UK excluding London +17 62 £50,000 - 10
England +39 58 £50,000 - 10
South East +6 27 £50,000 - 1
East of England +3 12 £50,000 - 1
North of England +16 10 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
West Midlands +9 5 £57,500 +24.32% 4
Midlands +3 5 £57,500 +27.78% 4
North West -3 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South West -8 4 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Wales - 3 £38,500 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, Senior Electronics Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (91.94%) Electronics
2 39 (62.90%) Schematic Capture
3 29 (46.77%) C
4 21 (33.87%) Degree
5 19 (30.65%) EMC
6 17 (27.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 14 (22.58%) Firmware
7 14 (22.58%) Embedded C
8 13 (20.97%) Automotive
9 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
9 11 (17.74%) CAD
10 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.90%) Assembly Language
11 8 (12.90%) Wireless
11 8 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (11.29%) Xilinx
13 6 (9.68%) Altera
13 6 (9.68%) CAN bus
13 6 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (9.68%) Acoustics
13 6 (9.68%) Performance Measurement
13 6 (9.68%) VHDL
13 6 (9.68%) LabVIEW
13 6 (9.68%) Ethernet
13 6 (9.68%) C++
13 6 (9.68%) OrCAD
14 5 (8.06%) Linux
14 5 (8.06%) Validation
14 5 (8.06%) Embedded Software Development
14 5 (8.06%) Robotics

Senior Electronics Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 6 (9.68%) OrCAD
2 2 (3.23%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Wireless
2 6 (9.68%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.23%) NFC
3 2 (3.23%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 57 (91.94%) Electronics
2 13 (20.97%) Automotive
3 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.45%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.45%) Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) Finance
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.68%) Acoustics
3 6 (9.68%) CAN bus
3 6 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (9.68%) VHDL
4 5 (8.06%) Robotics
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Schematic Capture
2 11 (17.74%) CAD
3 8 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (9.68%) Performance Measurement
5 5 (8.06%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (8.06%) Validation
6 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.84%) Mechatronics
7 3 (4.84%) Prototyping
8 2 (3.23%) CMMI
8 2 (3.23%) DMAIC
8 2 (3.23%) PLM
8 2 (3.23%) Project Management
8 2 (3.23%) Requirements Management
8 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
9 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.61%) System Testing
9 1 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) C
2 14 (22.58%) Embedded C
3 8 (12.90%) Assembly Language
4 6 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (4.84%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) DO-160
1 2 (3.23%) DO-254
1 2 (3.23%) IEC 61508
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) EMC
2 7 (11.29%) Xilinx
3 6 (9.68%) Altera
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) SAP