The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 23 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 1.92% 6.15% 1.33%
As % of the General category 8.33% 14.29% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £25,838 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.48% -50.78%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,501
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Electronics
Wales

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

General Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 23.08% 43.08% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 32
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Electronics
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Electronics Salary Trend in North Wales

Electronics
Top 18 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Altera
2 1 (33.33%) DO-254
2 1 (33.33%) DO-160
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Verilog
2 1 (33.33%) FMECA
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) FMECA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-254
1 1 (33.33%) DO-160
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Altera