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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 64 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 24 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.25% 2.41% 3.83%
As % of the General category 9.60% 5.71% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 19
Average salary £23,500 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
250 245 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 33.83% 42.24% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 175 181 174
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
Bournemouth -7 12 £21,500 -54.73% 1
Weymouth -1 5 £37,500 -
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) Software Engineering
2 19 (59.38%) Degree
3 18 (56.25%) C#
4 16 (50.00%) C++
5 15 (46.88%) Java
6 13 (40.63%) C
7 12 (37.50%) Linux
7 12 (37.50%) .NET
7 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 10 (31.25%) Signal Processing
9 8 (25.00%) Firmware
10 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
10 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
10 7 (21.88%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (21.88%) Logistics
10 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
10 7 (21.88%) Physics
11 4 (12.50%) Business Development
11 4 (12.50%) Telemarketing
11 4 (12.50%) CAD
12 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
12 3 (9.38%) ActiveX
12 3 (9.38%) Python
12 3 (9.38%) Windows
12 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
12 3 (9.38%) SQL
12 3 (9.38%) HTML
12 3 (9.38%) Aerospace
12 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.38%) Open Source

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.13%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (9.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Graduate
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineer
3 12 (37.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 11 (34.38%) Junior
5 9 (28.13%) Junior Software Engineer
6 7 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Sales Executive
7 4 (12.50%) Internal Sales Executive
8 3 (9.38%) Software Manager
8 3 (9.38%) Systems Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Junior Systems Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) Electronics Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
10 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
10 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ActiveX
2 3 (9.38%) HTML5
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
2 7 (21.88%) Physics
3 3 (9.38%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) VHDL
4 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.13%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Signal Processing
3 7 (21.88%) Logistics
4 4 (12.50%) Telemarketing
4 4 (12.50%) Business Development
4 4 (12.50%) CAD
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) SysML
6 2 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.13%) OOD
7 1 (3.13%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) C++
3 15 (46.88%) Java
4 13 (40.63%) C
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) EMC
1 1 (3.13%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 1 (3.13%) Renesas
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Possible flexibility in salary
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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