The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 50 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.54% - 0.16%
As % of the General category 4.35% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
161 223 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.31% 37.04% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 132 199 154
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Electronics
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Merseyside

Electronics
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
St Helens - 4 £34,000 -
Southport - 3 £40,000 -
Electronics
North West

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) VXML
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (42.86%) IVR
3 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Ninject
4 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (35.71%) Moq
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) Fat Client
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) OLAP
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) DTS
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) NUnit
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Moq
General
1 4 (28.57%) Back Office
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Business Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) VXML
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Ninject
2 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
2 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 6 (42.86%) IVR
2 5 (35.71%) Fat Client
2 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
2 5 (35.71%) Thin Client
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (28.57%) VHDL
3 4 (28.57%) DTV
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) OO
1 5 (35.71%) OOD
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
1 5 (35.71%) Refactoring
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
1 5 (35.71%) Scrum
1 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Engineering
1 5 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) CAE
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) EMC
2 4 (28.57%) Xilinx
2 4 (28.57%) SAP