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 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 80 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.39% 1.81% 1.22%
As % of the General category 1.12% 6.12% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 8
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
267 245 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 34.63% 29.52% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 232 169 153
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £29,550 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,300 £75,750
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 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
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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
Northumberland - 2 - - 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) C
2 10 (55.56%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Firmware
4 7 (38.89%) Qt
4 7 (38.89%) LabVIEW
4 7 (38.89%) UNIX
4 7 (38.89%) EMC
4 7 (38.89%) ISO 9000
5 4 (22.22%) Automotive
6 3 (16.67%) UML
6 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) MySQL
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) Legal
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
8 1 (5.56%) Retail
8 1 (5.56%) Subversion
8 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
8 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (22.22%) Automotive
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Electronics Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Design Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Sales Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 3 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C
1 10 (55.56%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO 9000
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) EMC
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