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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 13 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.74% 7.41% 1.43%
As % of the General category 22.50% 20.51% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
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
40 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 38.83% 36.11% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 16
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Durham region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Billingham - 2 - -
Electronics
North East

Electronics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) MS Project
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) C
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) UNIX
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
7 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (10.00%) Firmware
7 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
7 1 (10.00%) VHDL
7 1 (10.00%) Verilog
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) Qt
7 1 (10.00%) IEC 61508
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Modbus

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Project
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) VHDL
3 1 (10.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) EMC
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
County Durham
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago