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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 68 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 23 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.93% 1.35% 4.36%
As % of the General category 10.27% 3.23% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 20
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
224 217 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.57% 41.97% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 175 172 169
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -19 11 £21,500 -57.00% 2
Weymouth +2 7 £37,500 -
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
3 16 (45.71%) Firmware
4 10 (28.57%) C#
5 9 (25.71%) C++
5 9 (25.71%) C
5 9 (25.71%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) Linux
6 7 (20.00%) Java
6 7 (20.00%) SQL
6 7 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (20.00%) Signal Processing
6 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (20.00%) Logistics
6 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (20.00%) Physics
6 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (17.14%) Data Management
7 6 (17.14%) Time Management
8 4 (11.43%) Back Office
8 4 (11.43%) Finance
8 4 (11.43%) VBA
8 4 (11.43%) .NET
8 4 (11.43%) MS Office
8 4 (11.43%) Smartcard
8 4 (11.43%) CAD
8 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.43%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.43%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.86%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (11.43%) Back Office
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
1 4 (11.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Software Engineer
1 9 (25.71%) Graduate
2 8 (22.86%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Junior
5 4 (11.43%) Junior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Internal Sales Executive
5 4 (11.43%) Sales Executive
5 4 (11.43%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (20.00%) Physics
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Smartcard
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.86%) CPLD
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.86%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.71%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 7 (20.00%) Logistics
4 6 (17.14%) Data Management
4 6 (17.14%) Time Management
5 4 (11.43%) Telemarketing
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.43%) Line Management
5 4 (11.43%) CAD
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Business Development
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) UML
7 2 (5.71%) SysML
8 1 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.86%) OOD
8 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) C++
2 9 (25.71%) C
3 7 (20.00%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) VBA
5 3 (8.57%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Sun
1 1 (2.86%) EMC
1 1 (2.86%) Lattice Semiconductor
1 1 (2.86%) Renesas
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