The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 101 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.087% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.30% 1.22% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
338 328 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.24% 30.97% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 300 268 189
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Electronics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Market Research
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) GPRS
3 3 (33.33%) GSM
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (11.11%) Automotive
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) SCADA
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Lean Manufacturing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (33.33%) GPRS
1 3 (33.33%) GSM
General
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Market Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Market Research
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Lean Manufacturing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
Bedford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago