The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 8 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 3.85% 6.06% -
As % of the General category 20.00% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Electronics
South East

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

General Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 19.23% 45.45% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 10
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Electronics
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Electronics Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Electronics
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) FlexRay

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FlexRay
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior VHDL Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree