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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 19 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 10 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 6.80% 9.24% 5.13%
As % of the General category 16.95% 26.83% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
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
59 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 40.14% 34.45% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 23
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 14 (60.87%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (47.83%) EMC
4 10 (43.48%) C
5 9 (39.13%) Project Management
6 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
6 8 (34.78%) C++
6 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
7 7 (30.43%) UNIX
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
7 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
7 7 (30.43%) ISO 9000
7 7 (30.43%) MS Project
7 7 (30.43%) LabVIEW
7 7 (30.43%) Firmware
7 7 (30.43%) Six Sigma
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (30.43%) QA
7 7 (30.43%) Qt
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.04%) VHDL
9 3 (13.04%) Verilog
9 3 (13.04%) IEC 61508
10 2 (8.70%) Legal
11 1 (4.35%) Marketing
11 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
11 1 (4.35%) Subversion
11 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (4.35%) Embedded C

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (30.43%) MS Excel
1 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
1 7 (30.43%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Electronics Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Hardware Engineer
3 9 (39.13%) Design Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
5 5 (21.74%) Project Leader
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (13.04%) VHDL
2 3 (13.04%) Verilog
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) UNIX
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 7 (30.43%) Six Sigma
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C
2 8 (34.78%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO 9000
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) EMC
Durham, County Durham
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
County Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago