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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 43 32 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.78% 3.57% 0.44%
As % of the General category 1.56% 7.92% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Electronics
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
128 101 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.81% 45.09% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 78 77 44
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +43.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £32,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Electronics
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Chester

Electronics
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree