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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 10 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 19.57% 7.27% 10.00%
As % of the General category 75.00% 20.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
12 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 26.09% 36.36% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 7
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 14 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Manufacturing
3 5 (55.56%) C++
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Middleware
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (11.11%) OrCAD
7 1 (11.11%) Schematic Capture
7 1 (11.11%) RS-232
7 1 (11.11%) RS-485
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) VHDL
7 1 (11.11%) Verilog
7 1 (11.11%) Qt
7 1 (11.11%) Atmel
7 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (11.11%) CPLD
7 1 (11.11%) Degree

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) RS-232
2 1 (11.11%) RS-485
General
1 7 (77.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
3 3 (33.33%) WPF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) CPLD
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Verilog
2 1 (11.11%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) OOP
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atmel
1 1 (11.11%) EMC