The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 24 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.18% 0.67% 3.16%
As % of the General category 4.76% 2.86% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Electronics
County Antrim

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

General Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 24.71% 23.33% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 45
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £34,700 £14,144
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £60,000 £122,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Electronics
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Belfast

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) OpenVMS
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OpenVMS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware