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 24 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 129 105 88
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 15 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.60% 1.77% 2.30%
As % of the General category 1.36% 3.71% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 36
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1104 1239 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.46% 47.60% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 813 982 865
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 24 April 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 24 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth -5 5 £26,000 +23.80%
Stevenage -18 3 £44,500 +4.70%
Royston - 2 - -
Tring - 1 £31,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £37,500 -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (38.71%) C
2 12 (38.71%) MS Office
2 12 (38.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (35.48%) Degree
4 8 (25.81%) C++
5 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (16.13%) VB
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) C#
8 4 (12.90%) EMC
8 4 (12.90%) LabVIEW
8 4 (12.90%) Assembly Language
9 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
9 3 (9.68%) CAN bus
9 3 (9.68%) Project Management
9 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
9 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
10 2 (6.45%) HP
10 2 (6.45%) SQL
10 2 (6.45%) VC++
10 2 (6.45%) Linux
10 2 (6.45%) Oracle
10 2 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (6.45%) HNC
10 2 (6.45%) HND
10 2 (6.45%) Automotive
10 2 (6.45%) Telecoms

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (38.71%) MS Office
2 12 (38.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LTE
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WCDMA
1 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQLPlus
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) LabVIEW
2 2 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Audio Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) WPF
1 1 (3.23%) OCX
1 1 (3.23%) COM
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) CAN bus
3 2 (6.45%) VHDL
3 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.23%) SCADA
4 1 (3.23%) DTV
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
4 1 (3.23%) ASIC
4 1 (3.23%) Verilog
4 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) CAD
3 2 (6.45%) CAE
3 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) TDD
4 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.23%) Lean Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Kanban
4 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) MVVM
4 1 (3.23%) BDD
4 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.23%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) C
2 8 (25.81%) C++
3 5 (16.13%) VB
4 4 (12.90%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) Assembly Language
5 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) VC++
6 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.23%) VB6
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) HNC
2 2 (6.45%) HND
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.23%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) EMC
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Atmel
3 2 (6.45%) Agilent
4 1 (3.23%) Xilinx
4 1 (3.23%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (3.23%) Cadence
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
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