The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Engineer
Rank 217 257 259
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.062% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.064% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Electronics Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5495 6276 6821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.08% 96.72% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4655 5006 5490
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,142
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Electronics Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Electronics Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Electronics Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Manchester - 6 £41,250 - 3
Cheshire +28 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Electronics
2 12 (70.59%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Schematic Capture
3 9 (52.94%) VHDL
3 9 (52.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (41.18%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (35.29%) Altera
5 6 (35.29%) Firmware
6 5 (29.41%) Aerospace
6 5 (29.41%) C++
6 5 (29.41%) EMC
6 5 (29.41%) Wideband
6 5 (29.41%) Data Acquisition
7 4 (23.53%) C
7 4 (23.53%) Validation
8 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
8 3 (17.65%) CAE
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 3 (17.65%) Xilinx
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.88%) Mechatronics
9 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
9 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
9 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
9 1 (5.88%) HND
9 1 (5.88%) CAD
9 1 (5.88%) Military

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Wideband
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (100.00%) Electronics
2 5 (29.41%) Aerospace
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 9 (52.94%) VHDL
2 7 (41.18%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Schematic Capture
2 5 (29.41%) Data Acquisition
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) CAE
5 1 (5.88%) CAD
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) C
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Altera
2 5 (29.41%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) Xilinx
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