The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 14 July 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 139 108 97
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 15 29 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% 1.31% 2.34%
As % of the General category 1.34% 2.87% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 51
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1119 1009 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.32% 45.55% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 865 748 866
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £63,900
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 Hertfordshire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
Stevenage -7 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Watford - 3 £37,500 - 2
St Albans - 2 £42,500 -
Royston +7 1 £27,000 -22.85%
Abbots Langley - 1 £47,500 - 1
Hitchin - 1 £42,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £26,000 -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) Manufacturing
3 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 9 (30.00%) MS Office
5 7 (23.33%) CAD
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) EMC
7 5 (16.67%) C
7 5 (16.67%) C#
8 4 (13.33%) SQL
8 4 (13.33%) VB
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle
9 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (10.00%) COM
9 3 (10.00%) XML
9 3 (10.00%) C++
9 3 (10.00%) ISO 9001
9 3 (10.00%) HNC
9 3 (10.00%) SQLPlus
9 3 (10.00%) OCX
9 3 (10.00%) LabVIEW
9 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (10.00%) Data Guard
9 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.67%) VB6
10 2 (6.67%) Mentor Graphics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (30.00%) MS Office
3 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (6.67%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (3.33%) LTE
2 1 (3.33%) MGW
2 1 (3.33%) M3UA
2 1 (3.33%) 802.11
2 1 (3.33%) SS7
2 1 (3.33%) ISUP
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (10.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (36.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Military
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Audio Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Mechanical Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Microwave Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) MI Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) COM
1 3 (10.00%) XML
1 3 (10.00%) OCX
2 1 (3.33%) WPF
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) CAN bus
2 2 (6.67%) Ergonomics
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
3 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.33%) SCADA
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) CAD
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Customer Insight
4 1 (3.33%) Analytics
4 1 (3.33%) OO
4 1 (3.33%) OOD
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) MVVM
4 1 (3.33%) BDD
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.33%) Lean Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Time Management
4 1 (3.33%) Kanban
4 1 (3.33%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C
1 5 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) VB
3 3 (10.00%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) VB6
4 2 (6.67%) Assembly Language
5 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) HNC
3 2 (6.67%) HND
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) EMC
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Autodesk
4 2 (6.67%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (3.33%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Atmel
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Cognos
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago