The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 94 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 12 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.24% 1.00%
As % of the General category 1.66% 0.48% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 9
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Electronics
Scotland

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
724 623 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.99% 50.86% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 464 372 380
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Electronics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (84.00%) Windows
1 21 (84.00%) Degree
2 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (80.00%) C++
2 20 (80.00%) C
3 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
4 18 (72.00%) Subversion
4 18 (72.00%) OOP
4 18 (72.00%) C#
4 18 (72.00%) .NET
5 17 (68.00%) MFC
5 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
5 17 (68.00%) STL
5 17 (68.00%) UNIX
5 17 (68.00%) VC++
5 17 (68.00%) Ethernet
5 17 (68.00%) OpenGL
5 17 (68.00%) WPF
5 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
5 17 (68.00%) Software Architecture
5 17 (68.00%) CUDA
5 17 (68.00%) Qt
5 17 (68.00%) Visualisation
5 17 (68.00%) Mathematics
5 17 (68.00%) Direct3D
5 17 (68.00%) 3D Visualisation
6 14 (56.00%) TDD
7 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 2 (8.00%) LDAP

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) IPsec
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) TACACS
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Subversion
2 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.00%) VisualWorks
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) MFC
2 17 (68.00%) STL
2 17 (68.00%) OpenGL
2 17 (68.00%) WPF
2 17 (68.00%) Qt
2 17 (68.00%) Direct3D
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (68.00%) Visualisation
2 17 (68.00%) CUDA
2 17 (68.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware
4 1 (4.00%) DTV
4 1 (4.00%) VHDL
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows CE
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (72.00%) OOP
3 17 (68.00%) Software Architecture
3 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
3 17 (68.00%) 3D Visualisation
4 14 (56.00%) TDD
5 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C++
1 20 (80.00%) C
2 18 (72.00%) C#
3 17 (68.00%) VC++
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Smalltalk
4 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Brocade
2 1 (4.00%) F5
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Sun
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) NetApp
2 1 (4.00%) Perforce
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
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