The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 53 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.25% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the General category 1.11% 0.56% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Electronics
Leicestershire

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

General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
90 179 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.84% 33.52% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 69 156 125
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Electronics
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Leicester

Electronics
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CCTV
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Video Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) ASIC

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Product Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) CCTV
2 1 (25.00%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Video Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware