The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 72 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 7 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.90% 0.14% 1.66%
As % of the General category 2.25% 0.38% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 12
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Electronics
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
311 263 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.77% 37.36% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 264 236 238
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £24,610
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Electronics
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Leicester +9 2 £41,250 - 1
Loughborough - 1 £42,500 -
Electronics
East Midlands

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) MFC
4 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Device Driver
4 5 (33.33%) Perforce
4 5 (33.33%) NUnit
4 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Xilinx
5 4 (26.67%) Image Processing
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (20.00%) LTE
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) HTML
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) Python
8 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (6.67%) ATM

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (20.00%) Wireless
1 3 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (33.33%) NUnit
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Verification Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ATM Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) MFC
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 5 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) VHDL
2 1 (6.67%) Verilog
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Image Processing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) CAD
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Perforce
2 4 (26.67%) Xilinx
3 1 (6.67%) Synopsys
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 12 days ago