The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics 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 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 192 229 234
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +5
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 39 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.41% 0.21%
As % of the General category 1.77% 1.00% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 8
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +38.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2203 2897 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.56% 41.23% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 2371 1843
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Electronics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Electronics Salary Trend in the North West

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in the North West

Electronics
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
Cheshire +40 18 £35,000 -26.31% 7
Merseyside - 11 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +20 9 £55,750 +48.66% 13
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 34 (56.67%) Degree
2 22 (36.67%) C#
3 20 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 19 (31.67%) C
5 18 (30.00%) Marketing
5 18 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (28.33%) Embedded C
7 16 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 15 (25.00%) Finance
8 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (23.33%) SAP
9 14 (23.33%) C++
9 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
9 14 (23.33%) Programme Management
9 14 (23.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 14 (23.33%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (21.67%) Scrum
10 13 (21.67%) OO
10 13 (21.67%) Linux
11 12 (20.00%) Windows
11 12 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (18.33%) Pair Programming
12 11 (18.33%) UML
12 11 (18.33%) OOD
12 11 (18.33%) HNC
12 11 (18.33%) HND
12 11 (18.33%) .NET
12 11 (18.33%) ISO 9001
12 11 (18.33%) Windows CE

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
1 1 (1.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (23.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Wideband
2 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Big Data
2 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.33%) Power BI
2 2 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (3.33%) QlikView
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.67%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.67%) QUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 20 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 18 (30.00%) Marketing
3 15 (25.00%) Finance
4 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.67%) Retail
6 3 (5.00%) Aerospace
7 2 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Software Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) C Software Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) Design Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Android Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Business Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Development Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Graduate
8 4 (6.67%) Graduate Sales Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Sales Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) CSS
2 9 (15.00%) HTML
3 8 (13.33%) jQuery
3 8 (13.33%) JSON
4 7 (11.67%) XML
5 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.67%) EJS
6 1 (1.67%) Java EE
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScriptMVC
6 1 (1.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.67%) LESS
6 1 (1.67%) React
6 1 (1.67%) REST
6 1 (1.67%) StealJS
6 1 (1.67%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (16.67%) VHDL
4 7 (11.67%) User Experience
5 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.67%) Physics
7 4 (6.67%) Statistics
8 1 (1.67%) IVR
8 1 (1.67%) Mechatronics
8 1 (1.67%) NHS
8 1 (1.67%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (1.67%) Social Media
8 1 (1.67%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 12 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 12 (20.00%) Windows
3 11 (18.33%) Windows CE
4 7 (11.67%) Android
4 7 (11.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (23.33%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (23.33%) Programme Management
4 13 (21.67%) OO
4 13 (21.67%) Scrum
5 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (18.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 11 (18.33%) OOD
5 11 (18.33%) Pair Programming
5 11 (18.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (18.33%) Test Automation
5 11 (18.33%) UML
6 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.33%) Android Development
7 5 (8.33%) CAE
8 4 (6.67%) Business Development
9 3 (5.00%) Project Management
9 3 (5.00%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) C#
2 19 (31.67%) C
3 17 (28.33%) Embedded C
4 14 (23.33%) C++
5 10 (16.67%) Java
5 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) Objective-C
6 7 (11.67%) PHP
7 2 (3.33%) SQL
7 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) HNC
2 11 (18.33%) HND
3 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) SAP
2 8 (13.33%) EMC
3 7 (11.67%) Xilinx
4 6 (10.00%) Altera
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.33%) Atmel
7 1 (1.67%) Actel
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco
7 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.67%) Mentor Graphics
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