The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 46 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.18% 0.22% 2.65%
As % of the General category 3.55% 0.75% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 13
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Electronics
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 134 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.18% 29.13% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 128 105 160
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Lancashire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Electronics
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Nelson - 1 £29,500 -
Electronics
North West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Firmware
4 1 (9.09%) DTV
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Finance

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP