The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 22 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 1.85% 2.02% 6.12%
As % of the General category 12.50% 3.70% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Electronics
Kent

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

General Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 54 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 14.81% 54.55% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 14
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Electronics
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Dartford

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) NUnit
5 2 (33.33%) VHDL
5 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
6 1 (16.67%) Qt
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) WPF
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) VHDL
1 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft