The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Fife region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 18 10 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 1.37% 18.00% 4.17%
As % of the General category 5.88% 36.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £32,500 £150,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-78.33% +300.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 23.29% 50.00% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 16
Average salary £45,000 £150,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-70.00% +233.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Electronics
Scotland

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Fife region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -4 1 £32,500 -
Electronics
Scotland

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 15 (75.00%) HND
2 15 (75.00%) Six Sigma
2 15 (75.00%) Manufacturing
3 14 (70.00%) Aerospace
3 14 (70.00%) C
4 13 (65.00%) Military
4 13 (65.00%) Lean Manufacturing
4 13 (65.00%) Carbide.c++
5 9 (45.00%) SAP
6 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (30.00%) Performance Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) CCA
9 3 (15.00%) Time Management
10 2 (10.00%) Earned Value Management
10 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
10 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (10.00%) ERP
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.00%) Finance
10 2 (10.00%) MS Office
10 2 (10.00%) Internet
11 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
11 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
11 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
11 1 (5.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
11 1 (5.00%) Software Testing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (5.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Carbide.c++
General
1 15 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 14 (70.00%) Aerospace
3 13 (65.00%) Military
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Testing Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Six Sigma
2 13 (65.00%) Lean Manufacturing
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Earned Value Management
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 15 (75.00%) HND
3 4 (20.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Apple