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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 51 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 34 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.47% 2.36% 2.26%
As % of the General category 11.26% 6.16% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
302 276 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 39.68% 38.28% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 209 216 176
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,050 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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
Poole - 22 £46,250 - 5
Dorchester - 2 £28,500 -
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 54 (81.82%) Degree
2 32 (48.48%) Software Engineering
3 28 (42.42%) C
4 22 (33.33%) C++
5 17 (25.76%) Linux
5 17 (25.76%) Firmware
6 15 (22.73%) UML
6 15 (22.73%) Embedded Software Development
7 14 (21.21%) Aerospace
8 12 (18.18%) C#
8 12 (18.18%) Java
8 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 11 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
9 11 (16.67%) Finance
10 10 (15.15%) Back Office
10 10 (15.15%) Scrum
10 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (15.15%) MODAF
10 10 (15.15%) Embedded C
10 10 (15.15%) IEC 61508
10 10 (15.15%) V-Model
10 10 (15.15%) French Language
10 10 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (15.15%) Line Management
11 9 (13.64%) Time Management
12 8 (12.12%) Project Management
12 8 (12.12%) Data Management
13 7 (10.61%) Management Information System

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.58%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
2 5 (7.58%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (7.58%) FTP
3 4 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.55%) FogBugz
2 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (21.21%) Aerospace
2 11 (16.67%) Finance
3 10 (15.15%) French Language
3 10 (15.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Software Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Engineering Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Graduate
5 8 (12.12%) Junior
5 8 (12.12%) Junior Software Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.52%) Design Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) HTML
1 5 (7.58%) REST
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Firmware
2 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.61%) Smartcard
3 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (6.06%) Device Driver
6 3 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Software Engineering
2 15 (22.73%) UML
2 15 (22.73%) Embedded Software Development
3 10 (15.15%) Line Management
3 10 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (15.15%) Scrum
3 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.15%) MODAF
3 10 (15.15%) V-Model
4 9 (13.64%) Time Management
5 8 (12.12%) Project Management
5 8 (12.12%) Data Management
6 4 (6.06%) OO
7 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.52%) CAD
7 1 (1.52%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.52%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.52%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.52%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) C
2 22 (33.33%) C++
3 12 (18.18%) Java
3 12 (18.18%) C#
4 10 (15.15%) Embedded C
5 5 (7.58%) Lua
5 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.06%) SQL
6 4 (6.06%) VBA
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 54 (81.82%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.03%) TickIT
2 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.52%) SAP
1 1 (1.52%) Sun
1 1 (1.52%) EMC
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 to £65000 per annum - bonus, medical, pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
DataSource Computer Employment
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 25 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 25 days ago