The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 30 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.28% 3.69% 0.65%
As % of the General category 4.62% 16.13% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +15.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,300 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £48,000 £34,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
Electronics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

General Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 62 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.78% 22.88% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 52
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Electronics
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Aberdeen region.

Electronics Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Electronics
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Electronics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Electronics.

1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Electronics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Electronics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree