The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 30 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 2 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.27% 7.96% 6.15%
As % of the General category 3.85% 19.57% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 6
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Electronics
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

General Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 32.91% 40.71% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 30
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,200 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Electronics
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Durham region.

Electronics Salary Trend in Durham

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Durham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Durham

Electronics
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Qt
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 9000
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Firmware
2 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Design Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) OOD
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) EMC
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago