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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 275 202 189
Rank change year-on-year -73 -13 +85
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1,077 645 117
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.35% 1.72% 1.31%
As % of the General category 2.07% 3.30% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 649 545 105
10th Percentile £36,000 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -16.67%
75th Percentile £66,250 £76,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 51,974 19,522 4,159
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 65.15% 51.92% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26,483 14,083 3,418
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,757 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.71% +3.19% -4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% +4.76%

Electronics
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Electronics trend for jobs with a WFH option

Electronics
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Electronics.

Electronics salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Electronics
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Electronics over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Electronics salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, Electronics job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Electronics.

1 522 (48.47%) Manufacturing
2 511 (47.45%) Finance
3 469 (43.55%) Telecoms
4 467 (43.36%) Marketing
5 453 (42.06%) Public Sector
6 451 (41.88%) Business Intelligence
7 445 (41.32%) SAP
7 445 (41.32%) Programme Management
7 445 (41.32%) Digital Marketing
8 382 (35.47%) Software Engineering
9 302 (28.04%) Agile
10 301 (27.95%) C
11 285 (26.46%) Degree
12 257 (23.86%) C++
13 248 (23.03%) Python
14 212 (19.68%) Linux
15 204 (18.94%) Social Skills
16 187 (17.36%) Computer Science
17 150 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
18 139 (12.91%) Java
19 137 (12.72%) Git (software)
20 133 (12.35%) JavaScript
21 128 (11.88%) C#
22 126 (11.70%) Firmware
23 125 (11.61%) Software Testing
24 118 (10.96%) Test Automation
25 114 (10.58%) Azure
26 112 (10.40%) Games
27 111 (10.31%) Windows
28 106 (9.84%) AWS

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 32 (2.97%) Confluence
2 13 (1.21%) IBM Domino
3 7 (0.65%) IIS
4 5 (0.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.46%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.46%) WordPress
5 4 (0.37%) Apache
6 2 (0.19%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.093%) Appian
7 1 (0.093%) CMS
7 1 (0.093%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.093%) Kinematics
7 1 (0.093%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (2.97%) Simulink
2 28 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.28%) Maya
5 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.19%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.19%) Blender
6 2 (0.19%) Houdini
7 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.093%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.093%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.093%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.093%) InVision
7 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.093%) Sketch
7 1 (0.093%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (0.46%) FastStats
1 5 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 114 (10.58%) Azure
2 106 (9.84%) AWS
3 43 (3.99%) SaaS
4 35 (3.25%) GCP
5 19 (1.76%) GitHub
6 18 (1.67%) Power Platform
7 17 (1.58%) Microsoft 365
8 14 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (0.93%) Azure DevOps
10 7 (0.65%) Serverless
11 5 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.46%) Pure360
11 5 (0.46%) Snowflake
12 4 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.37%) Figma
12 4 (0.37%) GitHub Actions
13 3 (0.28%) IaaS
13 3 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.06%) Internet
2 70 (6.50%) Wi-Fi
3 69 (6.41%) Wireless
4 54 (5.01%) TCP/IP
5 39 (3.62%) Bluetooth
6 33 (3.06%) Modbus
7 31 (2.88%) VPN
8 30 (2.79%) Broadband
8 30 (2.79%) Firewall
9 28 (2.60%) RS-485
10 25 (2.32%) 5G
11 24 (2.23%) IPv4
11 24 (2.23%) IPv6
11 24 (2.23%) Software-Defined Radio
12 22 (2.04%) RS-232
13 19 (1.76%) RS-422
14 16 (1.49%) WAN
15 15 (1.39%) LAN
16 14 (1.30%) 4G
16 14 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.34%) MySQL
3 21 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 14 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 13 (1.21%) DynamoDB
7 10 (0.93%) Power BI
7 10 (0.93%) Tableau
8 8 (0.74%) Big Data
9 7 (0.65%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (0.46%) Spotfire
11 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.37%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.19%) DataStage
13 2 (0.19%) InfluxDB
13 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.19%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 137 (12.72%) Git (software)
2 80 (7.43%) JIRA
3 32 (2.97%) GCC
3 32 (2.97%) JUnit
4 21 (1.95%) Bitbucket
5 19 (1.76%) Jenkins
6 17 (1.58%) GDB
6 17 (1.58%) GitLab
7 16 (1.49%) Visual Studio
8 15 (1.39%) ClearCase
8 15 (1.39%) CppUnit
9 13 (1.21%) LabVIEW
10 11 (1.02%) Cypress.io
11 10 (0.93%) CMake
11 10 (0.93%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.65%) GoogleTest
12 7 (0.65%) Mockito
12 7 (0.65%) Rational Rhapsody
12 7 (0.65%) Subversion
13 6 (0.56%) Cucumber
General
1 522 (48.47%) Manufacturing
2 511 (47.45%) Finance
3 469 (43.55%) Telecoms
4 467 (43.36%) Marketing
5 453 (42.06%) Public Sector
6 204 (18.94%) Social Skills
7 112 (10.40%) Games
8 56 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (3.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 32 (2.97%) Aerospace
10 32 (2.97%) Automotive
11 23 (2.14%) Military
11 23 (2.14%) Presentation Skills
12 20 (1.86%) Wearables
13 18 (1.67%) Retail
14 16 (1.49%) Music Industry
15 13 (1.21%) Documentation Skills
16 9 (0.84%) Aviation
16 9 (0.84%) Organisational Skills
17 8 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 290 (26.93%) Software Engineer
2 158 (14.67%) Developer
3 129 (11.98%) Embedded Engineer
4 100 (9.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 93 (8.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 67 (6.22%) Graduate
6 67 (6.22%) Senior Developer
7 59 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
8 58 (5.39%) Analyst
9 54 (5.01%) Electronics Engineer
10 49 (4.55%) Project Manager
11 45 (4.18%) Architect
11 45 (4.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 44 (4.09%) Data Entry Clerk
13 41 (3.81%) Software Developer
14 39 (3.62%) Firmware Engineer
15 35 (3.25%) Test Engineer
16 32 (2.97%) .NET Developer
17 31 (2.88%) C++ Software Engineer
18 30 (2.79%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (5.76%) React
2 54 (5.01%) .NET
2 54 (5.01%) Spring
3 48 (4.46%) CSS
4 44 (4.09%) HTML
5 39 (3.62%) Spring Boot
6 37 (3.44%) AngularJS
7 31 (2.88%) REST
8 27 (2.51%) RabbitMQ
9 23 (2.14%) Yocto
10 21 (1.95%) RESTful
11 20 (1.86%) Redux
12 19 (1.76%) Middleware
13 18 (1.67%) Laravel
13 18 (1.67%) Node.js
14 16 (1.49%) Web Services
15 14 (1.30%) jQuery
15 14 (1.30%) MFC
15 14 (1.30%) WPF
16 13 (1.21%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 88 (8.17%) Embedded Systems
2 81 (7.52%) Algorithms
3 69 (6.41%) IoT
4 63 (5.85%) Smartphone
5 48 (4.46%) ARM Cortex
6 42 (3.90%) FPGA
7 41 (3.81%) Analogue Electronics
8 39 (3.62%) VHDL
9 38 (3.53%) Virtual Team
10 34 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
11 32 (2.97%) User Experience
12 30 (2.79%) Driving Licence
13 27 (2.51%) Verilog
14 26 (2.41%) Data Structures
15 24 (2.23%) NHS
16 23 (2.14%) Robotics
17 20 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
18 19 (1.76%) Augmented Reality
18 19 (1.76%) SCADA
19 18 (1.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 212 (19.68%) Linux
2 111 (10.31%) Windows
3 85 (7.89%) Android
4 76 (7.06%) Unix
5 33 (3.06%) Embedded Linux
6 25 (2.32%) FreeRTOS
7 22 (2.04%) CentOS
8 15 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.11%) ThreadX
10 10 (0.93%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.65%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
13 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.19%) OpenWrt
14 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.19%) Robot Operating System
15 1 (0.093%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.093%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (41.88%) Business Intelligence
2 445 (41.32%) Digital Marketing
2 445 (41.32%) Programme Management
3 382 (35.47%) Software Engineering
4 302 (28.04%) Agile
5 187 (17.36%) Computer Science
6 150 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
7 125 (11.61%) Software Testing
8 118 (10.96%) Test Automation
9 94 (8.73%) Scrum
10 90 (8.36%) DevOps
11 83 (7.71%) Mathematics
12 79 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 75 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (6.22%) TDD
15 64 (5.94%) Physics
15 64 (5.94%) Signal Processing
16 60 (5.57%) Project Management
17 58 (5.39%) Customer Requirements
17 58 (5.39%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 301 (27.95%) C
2 257 (23.86%) C++
3 248 (23.03%) Python
4 139 (12.91%) Java
5 133 (12.35%) JavaScript
6 128 (11.88%) C#
7 61 (5.66%) Embedded C
8 51 (4.74%) Bash
9 48 (4.46%) SQL
10 43 (3.99%) Embedded C++
10 43 (3.99%) MATLAB
11 40 (3.71%) VB
12 31 (2.88%) TypeScript
13 28 (2.60%) Go
14 25 (2.32%) PHP
15 21 (1.95%) Ada
16 20 (1.86%) Ruby
17 18 (1.67%) Perl
18 13 (1.21%) Assembly Language
19 10 (0.93%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 285 (26.46%) Degree
2 87 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 70 (6.50%) SC Cleared
4 43 (3.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.76%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (1.39%) Master's Degree
7 15 (1.39%) Postgraduate
8 13 (1.21%) PhD
9 9 (0.84%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.74%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.74%) PMP
11 7 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.37%) HNC
14 3 (0.28%) ISEB
15 1 (0.093%) CEH
15 1 (0.093%) CISSP
15 1 (0.093%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.48%) QA
2 24 (2.23%) Def Stans
2 24 (2.23%) MISRA
3 22 (2.04%) Accessibility
4 20 (1.86%) IEC 61508
5 17 (1.58%) MISRA C
6 13 (1.21%) NIST
7 12 (1.11%) SLA
8 11 (1.02%) JTAG
9 8 (0.74%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.56%) GDPR
10 6 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.56%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.46%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.28%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.19%) IEC 61131
13 2 (0.19%) PMO
14 1 (0.093%) ECSS
14 1 (0.093%) NIST 800
14 1 (0.093%) WCAG
System Software
1 126 (11.70%) Firmware
2 71 (6.59%) Docker
3 11 (1.02%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.28%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.093%) NFS
6 1 (0.093%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.093%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.093%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 72 (6.69%) Kubernetes
2 38 (3.53%) Ansible
3 36 (3.34%) Terraform
4 24 (2.23%) Puppet
5 21 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.65%) Packer
7 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.37%) SCCM
9 3 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.28%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.28%) Nagios
9 3 (0.28%) vRealize
9 3 (0.28%) VxRail
10 1 (0.093%) Consul
10 1 (0.093%) Dell DRAC
10 1 (0.093%) Opsview
10 1 (0.093%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.093%) systemd
Vendors
1 445 (41.32%) SAP
2 93 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 50 (4.64%) Apple
4 44 (4.09%) EMC
5 28 (2.60%) Oracle
6 22 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 19 (1.76%) ServiceNow
8 16 (1.49%) Cisco
9 15 (1.39%) Extreme Networks
9 15 (1.39%) Perforce
9 15 (1.39%) Ruckus Wireless
10 14 (1.30%) IBM
10 14 (1.30%) Xilinx
11 13 (1.21%) Cadence
11 13 (1.21%) Siemens
12 12 (1.11%) QNX
13 10 (0.93%) BT
13 10 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.84%) Google
15 6 (0.56%) CyberArk