The 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 51 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.70% 0.29% 1.63%
As % of the General category 3.30% 0.91% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £20,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +153.01%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Electronics
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
212 110 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.58% 31.88% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 171 90 68
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £21,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Electronics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (40.00%) VHDL
3 4 (40.00%) Verilog
3 4 (40.00%) ASIC
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (40.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Avionics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

General
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Engineering Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Software Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) VHDL
1 4 (40.00%) Verilog
1 4 (40.00%) ASIC
1 4 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (10.00%) C