The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 41 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.62% - 0.34%
As % of the General category 11.90% - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
Electronics
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
42 71 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.59% 18.35% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 59 50
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Electronics
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Bedford

Electronics
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 (100.00%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) HNC
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
2 5 (83.33%) JTAG
3 2 (33.33%) VCP4
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Product Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Products Support Analyst
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
1 5 (83.33%) JTAG
Bedford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS, PENSION, HOLIDAY
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago