The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 167 173 170
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 12 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the General category 0.84% 1.02% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Average salary £37,500 £32,163 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.59% -19.08%
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 Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1425 1477 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.80% 37.20% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1150 1146
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Electronics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Manchester

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Electronics Salary Histogram in Manchester

Electronics
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Manchester 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
Stockport - 1 - -
Electronics
North West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Degree
3 9 (47.37%) C++
4 8 (42.11%) C
4 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
5 7 (36.84%) Physics
5 7 (36.84%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
6 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
7 5 (26.32%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) Firmware
7 5 (26.32%) Signal Processing
8 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
8 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
8 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) Device Driver
8 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
8 4 (21.05%) PVCS
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) UML
9 3 (15.79%) Python
9 3 (15.79%) SAP
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (15.79%) Linux
9 3 (15.79%) Lisp
9 3 (15.79%) DTV
9 3 (15.79%) Telecoms

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (15.79%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.26%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) PVCS
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Mockito
2 1 (5.26%) Gradle
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) JDBC
3 1 (5.26%) JSP
3 1 (5.26%) Servlets
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) J2SE
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) JSF
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) MyBatis
3 1 (5.26%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
2 7 (36.84%) Physics
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Device Driver
3 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
4 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) DTV
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) VxWorks
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Signal Processing
3 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
3 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
3 4 (21.05%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Functional Programming
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) C
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
4 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) Python
6 3 (15.79%) Lisp
6 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 3 (15.79%) Haskell
6 3 (15.79%) Erlang
6 3 (15.79%) OCaml
6 3 (15.79%) Scala
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.26%) Ada
8 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
1 3 (15.79%) Facebook
1 3 (15.79%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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Salary: competitive
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