The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 82 87 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 18 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.44% 0.96% 2.38%
As % of the General category 3.33% 2.26% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 11
Average salary £27,500 £44,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Electronics
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
540 532 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.27% 42.77% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 420 393 396
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Electronics
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Essex

Electronics
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Chelmsford +6 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 20 (71.43%) C
2 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
6 8 (28.57%) Telematics
7 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) Physics
8 4 (14.29%) Image Processing
8 4 (14.29%) Validation
8 4 (14.29%) SSH
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) Internet
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) MS Office
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
8 4 (14.29%) FTP
8 4 (14.29%) HTTP
8 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.29%) DNS
8 4 (14.29%) Signal Processing
8 4 (14.29%) IEC 61508
8 4 (14.29%) Analytics
8 4 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (10.71%) C++
9 3 (10.71%) Intel
9 3 (10.71%) Firmware
9 3 (10.71%) Project Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) BASE24
1 1 (3.57%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) FTP
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
1 4 (14.29%) SSH
2 2 (7.14%) GSM
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (10.71%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Support
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate
5 2 (7.14%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.57%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Telematics
2 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
3 4 (14.29%) Physics
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (3.57%) DTV
5 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.29%) Validation
2 4 (14.29%) Image Processing
2 4 (14.29%) Signal Processing
2 4 (14.29%) Analytics
2 4 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) SysML
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 4 (14.29%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.57%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Intel
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) HP
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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