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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 81 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.75% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the General category 2.66% 1.13% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Average salary £47,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
301 265 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.08% 25.73% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 246 233 268
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 5 £47,500 - 2
Luton +2 2 £28,250 -29.37% 2
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £50,000 -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) MS Office
1 6 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) LabVIEW
2 5 (55.56%) JTAG
2 5 (55.56%) HNC
3 2 (22.22%) VCP4
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) DMAIC
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) DTV
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) German Language
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Products Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
1 1 (11.11%) DMAIC
1 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) HNC
2 2 (22.22%) VCP4
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 5 (55.56%) JTAG
3 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
Bedford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS, PENSION, HOLIDAY
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago