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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 17 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 2.08% 1.27% 2.44%
As % of the General category 20.00% 3.03% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
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
5 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 10.42% 41.77% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 9
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,500 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,000 £70,000
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 27 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) VHDL
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft