The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 58 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.29% 1.72% 2.02%
As % of the General category 0.84% 5.33% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £52,500 £20,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+153.01% -30.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
119 75 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.59% 32.19% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 102 69 98
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Electronics
Gloucestershire

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Electronics
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) C
4 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (42.86%) C++
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) Perl
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
6 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
7 4 (28.57%) Aerospace
8 3 (21.43%) Military
8 3 (21.43%) Physics
9 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 2 (14.29%) Project Management
9 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
9 2 (14.29%) VHDL
9 2 (14.29%) Information Security
9 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
9 2 (14.29%) Service Management
9 2 (14.29%) ITSM
9 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
9 2 (14.29%) EMC
10 1 (7.14%) UNIX
10 1 (7.14%) Linux
10 1 (7.14%) UML

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Aerospace
3 3 (21.43%) Military
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior C Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Physics
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 2 (14.29%) VHDL
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (7.14%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
2 6 (42.86%) C++
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) EMC
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago