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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 98 101 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 16 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.06% 0.28% 0.72%
As % of the General category 1.91% 0.53% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 7
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £34,800 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £46,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
838 761 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.35% 53.90% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 490 495 409
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 21 October 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (86.36%) C++
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 18 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) C
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 17 (77.27%) C#
3 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (72.73%) TDD
4 16 (72.73%) Subversion
4 16 (72.73%) MFC
4 16 (72.73%) Visual Studio
4 16 (72.73%) VC++
4 16 (72.73%) STL
4 16 (72.73%) UNIX
4 16 (72.73%) OOP
4 16 (72.73%) OpenGL
4 16 (72.73%) Ethernet
4 16 (72.73%) WPF
4 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 16 (72.73%) Qt
4 16 (72.73%) Visualisation
4 16 (72.73%) Software Architecture
4 16 (72.73%) CUDA
4 16 (72.73%) Direct3D
4 16 (72.73%) 3D Visualisation
4 16 (72.73%) Mathematics
5 15 (68.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Subversion
1 16 (72.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Junior
2 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) MFC
2 16 (72.73%) STL
2 16 (72.73%) OpenGL
2 16 (72.73%) WPF
2 16 (72.73%) Qt
2 16 (72.73%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 16 (72.73%) Visualisation
2 16 (72.73%) CUDA
2 16 (72.73%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) VHDL
4 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.55%) DTV
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) TDD
3 16 (72.73%) OOP
3 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Software Architecture
3 16 (72.73%) 3D Visualisation
4 15 (68.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C++
2 18 (81.82%) C
3 17 (77.27%) C#
4 16 (72.73%) VC++
5 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
1 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Perforce
1 1 (4.55%) VMware
1 1 (4.55%) Brocade
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) NetApp
1 1 (4.55%) SAP
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