The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 56 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.34% 1.54% 1.00%
As % of the General category 1.02% 4.84% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £42,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Electronics
South West

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

General Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
98 124 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 33.45% 31.79% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 71 88 75
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £43,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Electronics
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Devon

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 9 (64.29%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) Firmware
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) C
3 7 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 4 (28.57%) Assembly Language
5 4 (28.57%) VHDL
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) Altera
6 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (14.29%) Physics
7 2 (14.29%) Validation
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
8 1 (7.14%) OOP
8 1 (7.14%) Windows
8 1 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) Delphi
8 1 (7.14%) HTML
8 1 (7.14%) Java
8 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (7.14%) .NET
8 1 (7.14%) MFC

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) 802.15
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Firmware Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Graduate
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Design Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Product Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Product Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) Beautiful Soup
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) MFC
1 1 (7.14%) Qt
1 1 (7.14%) Tkinter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) VHDL
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (14.29%) Physics
5 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
5 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) C
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Assembly Language
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Altera