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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank - 31 32
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.74% 3.02%
As % of the General category - 2.50% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
28 40 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 22.40% 29.41% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 55
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £16,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) MathWorks
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) MathWorks