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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 63 53 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 19 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.91% 3.70% 1.56%
As % of the General category 7.31% 8.83% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 12
Average salary £26,000 £29,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +41.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
260 385 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 39.88% 41.85% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 152 261 227
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
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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 +3 5 £23,500 -47.77%
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 22 (53.66%) Software Engineering
3 19 (46.34%) Degree
3 19 (46.34%) C++
4 18 (43.90%) C#
4 18 (43.90%) Java
5 17 (41.46%) C
5 17 (41.46%) .NET
6 16 (39.02%) Logistics
7 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
8 12 (29.27%) LAMP
8 12 (29.27%) Scrum
8 12 (29.27%) MySQL
8 12 (29.27%) SOAP
8 12 (29.27%) XML
8 12 (29.27%) PHP
8 12 (29.27%) SQL
8 12 (29.27%) JSON
8 12 (29.27%) Marketing
8 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
8 12 (29.27%) RESTful
8 12 (29.27%) REST
8 12 (29.27%) MongoDB
9 8 (19.51%) Signal Processing
10 5 (12.20%) Firmware
11 4 (9.76%) Telemarketing
11 4 (9.76%) Business Development
11 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
11 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
11 4 (9.76%) Rational DOORS

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) MySQL
1 12 (29.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (29.27%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 15 (36.59%) Graduate
1 15 (36.59%) Software Engineer
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) PHP Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Junior
4 9 (21.95%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Sales Executive
6 4 (9.76%) Internal Sales Executive
7 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Electronics Technician
8 2 (4.88%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) LAMP
2 12 (29.27%) SOAP
2 12 (29.27%) XML
2 12 (29.27%) JSON
2 12 (29.27%) RESTful
2 12 (29.27%) REST
3 3 (7.32%) HTML5
3 3 (7.32%) HTML
3 3 (7.32%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.76%) Physics
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Software Engineering
2 16 (39.02%) Logistics
3 12 (29.27%) Scrum
4 8 (19.51%) Signal Processing
5 4 (9.76%) Telemarketing
5 4 (9.76%) Business Development
6 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) C++
2 18 (43.90%) C#
2 18 (43.90%) Java
3 17 (41.46%) C
4 12 (29.27%) PHP
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) HNC
3 2 (4.88%) HND
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Firmware