The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 23 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.98% 0.75% 1.39%
As % of the General category 2.13% 3.23% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
Electronics
Essex

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

General Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
47 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 46.08% 23.13% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 33
Average salary £47,750 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.75% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £19,370
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,052 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Electronics
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Electronics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) JTAG
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL ES

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware