The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 63 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 14 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.93% 0.55% 1.05%
As % of the General category 5.45% 1.92% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £39,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
257 208 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 35.45% 28.65% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 215 181 195
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Electronics
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +2 7 £35,000 +5.26%
Durham - 7 £31,000 - 4
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 27 (84.38%) C++
2 25 (78.13%) C
3 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
4 18 (56.25%) Embedded C
5 16 (50.00%) Firmware
5 16 (50.00%) Linux
6 14 (43.75%) Embedded C++
6 14 (43.75%) Qt
7 10 (31.25%) Assembly Language
7 10 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 8 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
9 8 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (25.00%) Subversion
9 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 8 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (25.00%) UNIX
10 7 (21.88%) LabVIEW
11 6 (18.75%) C#
11 6 (18.75%) EMC
11 6 (18.75%) ISO 9000
12 5 (15.63%) MS Project
12 5 (15.63%) Automotive
12 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
13 4 (12.50%) Validation
13 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
13 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.50%) OOD
13 4 (12.50%) UML
13 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Project
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Subversion
1 8 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (21.88%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (15.63%) Automotive
1 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) DBA
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.13%) Business Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Qt
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Firmware
2 10 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (9.38%) DTV
5 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Replication
6 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 8 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.50%) Validation
3 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 4 (12.50%) OOD
3 4 (12.50%) UML
3 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) Cash Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) C++
2 25 (78.13%) C
3 18 (56.25%) Embedded C
4 14 (43.75%) Embedded C++
5 10 (31.25%) Assembly Language
6 6 (18.75%) C#
7 2 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) EMC
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + extensive bonus and benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + extensive bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North East
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + 20 days holidays, pension
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago