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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 79 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.12% 1.46% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.28% 3.89% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £19,000 £41,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.65% -25.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
356 257 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.95% 37.57% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 302 220 126
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 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 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
2 4 (66.67%) RFID
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 4 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 4 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) RFID
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Software Development Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Process Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Web 2.0
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Build Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 4 (66.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Altiris