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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 74 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.72% 1.23% 0.17%
As % of the General category 1.61% 3.33% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -25.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
373 240 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.62% 36.92% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 330 211 145
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £26,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) DTV
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
2 5 (45.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
3 4 (36.36%) People Management
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) Web 2.0
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Firmware
3 4 (36.36%) RFID
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Perl

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) RFID
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Development Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Software Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Development Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Customer Solutions Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Process Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) DTV
2 4 (36.36%) Web 2.0
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) VHDL
4 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) HPUX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
1 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
2 4 (36.36%) People Management
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C++
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VC++
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Altiris
3 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle