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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 20 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 4.48% 1.56% 3.80%
As % of the General category 14.29% 2.94% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
21 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 31.34% 53.13% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 18
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £22,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in North Wales

Electronics
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Denbighshire - 1 £45,000 -
Flintshire - 1 £37,500 -
Electronics
Wales

Electronics
Top 8 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (90.00%) Firmware
1 9 (90.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 8 (80.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Device Driver
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Firmware