The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 63 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.75% 2.74% -
As % of the General category 1.53% 6.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £25,000 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Electronics
South Wales

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

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
326 297 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.95% 45.27% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 272 233 166
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Electronics
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Cardiff

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) RFID
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (50.00%) Firmware
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) RFID
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Web 2.0
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) CAD
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP