The 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 69 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.78% 0.41% 0.099%
As % of the General category 5.05% 1.52% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +8.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Electronics
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
277 263 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.24% 26.97% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 241 223 234
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +11 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Luton +9 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (70.37%) C
2 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
2 12 (44.44%) EMC
2 12 (44.44%) Assembly Language
2 12 (44.44%) Firmware
2 12 (44.44%) RFID
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (44.44%) RS-232
2 12 (44.44%) RS-485
3 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.93%) CRM
5 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (25.93%) Billing
5 7 (25.93%) CMS
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
7 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
8 4 (14.81%) Lean Manufacturing
9 2 (7.41%) Degree
10 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
10 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (3.70%) Marketing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) RFID
1 12 (44.44%) RS-232
1 12 (44.44%) RS-485
1 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (3.70%) VectorCAST
General
1 7 (25.93%) Billing
2 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded C Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Assembler Software Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) C Software Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Help Desk Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (25.93%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Product Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Products Support Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) BAPI
1 1 (3.70%) EDI
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (3.70%) SAPUI5
1 1 (3.70%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 4 (14.81%) Lean Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) OO
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.70%) UML
4 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C
2 12 (44.44%) Assembly Language
2 12 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.70%) ABAP
3 1 (3.70%) Ada
3 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Firmware
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) EMC
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) hybris
4 1 (3.70%) SAP