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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 6 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.33% - 0.43%
As % of the General category 33.33% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
18 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 40.00% 23.81% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 26
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £32,400 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Electronics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (60.00%) Firmware
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Games
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) CAD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) CAD
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Firmware