The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 82 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 12 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.46% 2.12% 1.39%
As % of the General category 2.80% 7.80% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 7
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £40,500
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 Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
428 205 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.20% 27.19% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 247 155 192
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Electronics
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Dorset

Electronics
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth 0 6 £42,500 +21.42%
Poole - 1 £42,500 - 2
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 15 (65.22%) EMC
2 11 (47.83%) VHDL
2 11 (47.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
3 10 (43.48%) CPLD
3 10 (43.48%) Ethernet
3 10 (43.48%) Six Sigma
3 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (39.13%) C
5 4 (17.39%) CAD
5 4 (17.39%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) UML
5 4 (17.39%) Embedded C
5 4 (17.39%) Firmware
5 4 (17.39%) Automotive
5 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Marketing
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
7 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
7 2 (8.70%) Validation
7 2 (8.70%) Signal Processing
7 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) V-Model
7 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (4.35%) Mathcad
1 1 (4.35%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Ethernet
1 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (17.39%) Automotive
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Team Leader
2 8 (34.78%) Electronics Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Design Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Design Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate
7 1 (4.35%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 11 (47.83%) VHDL
2 10 (43.48%) CPLD
3 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
2 10 (43.48%) Six Sigma
3 4 (17.39%) CAD
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
4 2 (8.70%) Signal Processing
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) V-Model
5 1 (4.35%) Human Factors
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C
2 4 (17.39%) C++
2 4 (17.39%) Embedded C
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) DO-160
1 1 (4.35%) ISO26262
1 1 (4.35%) MISRA
1 1 (4.35%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) EMC
Poole, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 23 days ago