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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 102 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 4 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.33% 1.65% 2.25%
As % of the General category 0.69% 3.83% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
579 549 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 47.30% 43.13% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 402 423 283
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 5 February 2016. 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
Saffron Walden -1 3 £45,000 - 2
Chelmsford +7 1 - - 2
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Firebird
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Signal Processing
4 2 (22.22%) Mechatronics
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Physics
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) Automotive
4 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
5 1 (11.11%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (11.11%) HNC
5 1 (11.11%) HND
5 1 (11.11%) CAD
5 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
2 1 (11.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Mechatronics
2 2 (22.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (11.11%) CAD
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HNC
2 1 (11.11%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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