The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 74 64 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 14 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.19% 2.37% 1.28%
As % of the General category 3.06% 5.53% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 12
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
458 488 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.95% 42.84% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 377 374 384
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram 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 1 August 2014. 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 - 6 £45,000 -
Chelmsford -8 2 £43,000 +7.50%
Harlow -9 2 £45,000 -
Colchester -1 1 £36,000 -6.49% 1
Basildon - 1 £43,500 - 2
Braintree - 1 £13,500 -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) C
3 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
4 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) C#
5 7 (24.14%) Firmware
6 6 (20.69%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) Firebird
6 6 (20.69%) MS Office
6 6 (20.69%) Apache
7 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
7 5 (17.24%) .NET
7 5 (17.24%) C++
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
8 4 (13.79%) IIS
8 4 (13.79%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) OO
8 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (10.34%) Change Control
9 3 (10.34%) Ajax
9 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
9 3 (10.34%) HTML
9 3 (10.34%) Java

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Firebird
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MSI
2 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
4 3 (10.34%) Automotive
5 1 (3.45%) German Language
5 1 (3.45%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) Ajax
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) WCF
3 2 (6.90%) WPF
3 2 (6.90%) RESTful
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Firmware
2 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.34%) Device Driver
4 2 (6.90%) Robotics
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Physics
5 1 (3.45%) Human Factors
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.79%) OO
3 3 (10.34%) Change Control
3 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) SEO
4 2 (6.90%) OOD
4 2 (6.90%) OOP
4 2 (6.90%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.45%) Business Development
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C
2 7 (24.14%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) C++
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.34%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Intel
3 1 (3.45%) Lotus
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) SolidWorks
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £38k
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £42k - £48k
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 24 days ago