The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 125 118 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 6 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.35% 0.36% 0.51%
As % of the General category 0.83% 0.78% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Electronics
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
722 895 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.52% 46.16% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 556 702 488
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Cheshire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

Electronics Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 2 £32,000 -
Chester -6 1 £23,500 -32.85%
Electronics
North West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) C
2 7 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) ISO 9001
3 6 (42.86%) Windows CE
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) System Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) CodeWarrior
6 3 (21.43%) CAD
6 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
6 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) HNC

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) CodeWarrior
2 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Design Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Software Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analogue Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.14%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (7.14%) BeagleBone
3 1 (7.14%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows CE
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) System Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) CAD
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C
2 7 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.14%) ANSI C
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) HNC
2 3 (21.43%) HND
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (7.14%) Vertica
2 1 (7.14%) Talend
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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