The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 63 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 6 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.01% 2.59% 2.84%
As % of the General category 2.90% 7.44% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 16
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Electronics
England

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

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
207 242 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 34.91% 34.77% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 180 194 119
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £29,230
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Electronics
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Electronics Salary Trend in the North East

Electronics
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the North East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
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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
Durham -18 4 £33,000 -5.71%
Tyne and Wear +5 2 £35,000 +18.64% 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 10 (58.82%) C++
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) C
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 8 (47.06%) Firmware
4 7 (41.18%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (35.29%) Qt
5 6 (35.29%) EMC
5 6 (35.29%) ISO 9000
5 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
5 6 (35.29%) LabVIEW
6 4 (23.53%) Retail
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) Internet
6 4 (23.53%) Wireless
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Internet of Things
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
8 2 (11.76%) Selenium
8 2 (11.76%) Symfony
8 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) MooTools
8 2 (11.76%) YAML

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Bluemix
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
1 4 (23.53%) Wireless
2 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
4 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) LabVIEW
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) PHPUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Design Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Electronics Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Graduate
2 4 (23.53%) Graduate Sales Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Sales Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Qt
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) MooTools
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) Symfony
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) YAML
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) OO
2 2 (11.76%) OOP
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (11.76%) Scrum
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) C
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) EMC
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Freescale
3 1 (5.88%) Intel
3 1 (5.88%) Xamarin
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