The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 49 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 14 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.42% 3.63% 3.61%
As % of the General category 5.71% 9.31% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 15
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% +28.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £54,000 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
245 204 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 42.31% 38.93% 57.32%
Number of salaries quoted 181 174 192
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £24,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Electronics
South West

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Poole -6 5 £40,000 +35.59%
Weymouth +11 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 £47,500 -
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) C
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 7 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) FogBugz
5 5 (23.81%) Open Source
5 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
6 4 (19.05%) UML
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) Swing
7 3 (14.29%) Validation
7 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
8 2 (9.52%) Siemens
9 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
9 1 (4.76%) VxWorks
9 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
1 5 (23.81%) FogBugz
2 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Embedded Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) PLC Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modeller
5 1 (4.76%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Product Owner
5 1 (4.76%) PLC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 7 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (23.81%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.76%) VHDL
3 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) UML
2 4 (19.05%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) Validation
3 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) MODAF
5 1 (4.76%) SysML
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) V-Model
5 1 (4.76%) WFM
5 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.76%) System Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.76%) Ada
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) IEC 61508
1 1 (4.76%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Siemens
Dorset
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