The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
Scotland / Fife
Rank 7 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 12.50% 7.89% -
As % of the General category 42.86% 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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

General Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 29.17% 26.32% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 21
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Electronics
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Fife

Electronics
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Fife region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -2 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Glenrothes - 1 £30,000 -
Electronics
Scotland

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISO13485
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) VHDL
4 1 (14.29%) Verilog
4 1 (14.29%) Cadence
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HND

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics Technician
1 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Graduate
1 1 (14.29%) Graduate Test Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Junior
1 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Process Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior FPGA Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Verilog
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO13485
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Altera
1 1 (14.29%) Cadence
1 1 (14.29%) Xilinx