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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 51 71 40
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 33 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.65% 1.56% 4.46%
As % of the General category 8.73% 3.85% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 18
Average salary £29,000 £20,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.46% -45.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £45,000
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
378 312 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 41.81% 40.63% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 253 226 144
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - 5 £47,500 - 4
Sherborne - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 £44,250 -
Electronics
South West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 36 (78.26%) Degree
2 27 (58.70%) Software Engineering
3 24 (52.17%) C
4 16 (34.78%) Aerospace
5 15 (32.61%) C++
5 15 (32.61%) UML
6 14 (30.43%) Linux
7 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
8 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
9 11 (23.91%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (21.74%) V-Model
10 10 (21.74%) IEC 61508
10 10 (21.74%) MODAF
11 8 (17.39%) Scrum
11 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
11 8 (17.39%) C#
11 8 (17.39%) Java
12 7 (15.22%) Embedded C
13 6 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (10.87%) iSCSI
14 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (10.87%) REST
14 5 (10.87%) Open Source
14 5 (10.87%) FogBugz
14 5 (10.87%) Device Driver
14 5 (10.87%) Lua
14 5 (10.87%) Finance
14 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
14 5 (10.87%) SAS
14 5 (10.87%) JavaScript

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (10.87%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.87%) iSCSI
2 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (10.87%) FTP
3 2 (4.35%) WAN
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.87%) FogBugz
2 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (34.78%) Aerospace
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) French Language
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Software Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Graduate
3 6 (13.04%) Junior
3 6 (13.04%) Junior Software Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (10.87%) Open Source
3 5 (10.87%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) DTV
5 1 (2.17%) VHDL
5 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Software Engineering
2 15 (32.61%) UML
3 10 (21.74%) MODAF
3 10 (21.74%) V-Model
4 8 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (8.70%) OO
5 4 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) CAD
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C
2 15 (32.61%) C++
3 8 (17.39%) Java
3 8 (17.39%) C#
4 7 (15.22%) Embedded C
5 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) Lua
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (78.26%) Degree
2 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) IEC 61508
2 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.35%) TickIT
2 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) SAP
1 1 (2.17%) EMC
Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago