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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 159 222 242
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +20
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 76 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the General category 3.57% 1.21% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67 27 7
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £31,298
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2129 2482 2817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.24% 38.58% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 1940 2150
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +66 67 £37,500 -14.28% 12
Cheshire +43 7 £47,750 +12.35% 3
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 82 (64.06%) Degree
2 76 (59.38%) C++
3 49 (38.28%) Computer Science
4 45 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (34.38%) Manufacturing
6 43 (33.59%) Finance
7 42 (32.81%) Software Engineering
8 37 (28.91%) Marketing
9 36 (28.13%) Programme Management
10 35 (27.34%) Telecoms
10 35 (27.34%) SAP
10 35 (27.34%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (27.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 35 (27.34%) Digital Marketing
11 33 (25.78%) Windows
12 32 (25.00%) Linux
13 28 (21.88%) C
14 24 (18.75%) Wireless
14 24 (18.75%) Git (software)
15 21 (16.41%) Embedded Linux
15 21 (16.41%) C#
16 20 (15.63%) Embedded Systems
17 18 (14.06%) Augmented Reality
17 18 (14.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
18 17 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (13.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 17 (13.28%) Unix
19 16 (12.50%) OO
19 16 (12.50%) STL
19 16 (12.50%) Embedded C

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.78%) Apache
1 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.78%) nginx
1 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.34%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.56%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.56%) InDesign
2 2 (1.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 35 (27.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.75%) Wireless
2 16 (12.50%) 802.11
3 14 (10.94%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.34%) Wideband
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.78%) DHCP
5 1 (0.78%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.78%) LAN
5 1 (0.78%) SAN
5 1 (0.78%) SMS
5 1 (0.78%) SSL
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) Big Data
2 5 (3.91%) Couchbase
3 3 (2.34%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.56%) MySQL
4 2 (1.56%) Power BI
4 2 (1.56%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (1.56%) QlikView
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.59%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.69%) SpecFlow
4 5 (3.91%) JIRA
4 5 (3.91%) Selenium
5 4 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.34%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.34%) NUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.78%) GitLab
7 1 (0.78%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.78%) MSTest
7 1 (0.78%) QUnit
General
1 44 (34.38%) Manufacturing
2 43 (33.59%) Finance
3 37 (28.91%) Marketing
4 35 (27.34%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.69%) Retail
6 3 (2.34%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.56%) Local Government
7 2 (1.56%) Military
7 2 (1.56%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (30.47%) Software Engineer
2 31 (24.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (14.84%) Developer
3 19 (14.84%) Embedded Engineer
4 18 (14.06%) Electronics Engineer
5 16 (12.50%) Audio Engineer
5 16 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
6 14 (10.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 13 (10.16%) C Software Engineer
8 11 (8.59%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (8.59%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 11 (8.59%) FPGA Engineer
8 11 (8.59%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (7.03%) Designer
10 7 (5.47%) Design Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Electronics Design Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.69%) DSP Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) PCB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 16 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 16 (12.50%) STL
3 15 (11.72%) HTML
4 12 (9.38%) .NET
4 12 (9.38%) CSS
5 8 (6.25%) HTML5
6 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.47%) CSS3
7 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (4.69%) LINQ
7 6 (4.69%) SignalR
8 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.91%) Ajax
8 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (3.91%) Autofac
8 5 (3.91%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (3.91%) Entity Framework
8 5 (3.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 49 (38.28%) Computer Science
2 20 (15.63%) Embedded Systems
3 18 (14.06%) Augmented Reality
4 17 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (13.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (5.47%) Algorithms
6 6 (4.69%) User Experience
7 5 (3.91%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.91%) Statistics
8 4 (3.13%) VHDL
9 3 (2.34%) NHS
9 3 (2.34%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.56%) Blog
10 2 (1.56%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.78%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.78%) Windows
2 32 (25.00%) Linux
3 21 (16.41%) Embedded Linux
4 17 (13.28%) Unix
5 10 (7.81%) Windows CE
6 4 (3.13%) Android
6 4 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.34%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.81%) Software Engineering
3 36 (28.13%) Programme Management
4 35 (27.34%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (27.34%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (12.50%) OO
6 15 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (11.72%) Multithreading
7 13 (10.16%) Prototyping
7 13 (10.16%) Scrum
8 12 (9.38%) OOD
8 12 (9.38%) Schematic Capture
9 11 (8.59%) Embedded Software Development
10 10 (7.81%) MVC
10 10 (7.81%) Pair Programming
10 10 (7.81%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.81%) UML
10 10 (7.81%) Validation
11 9 (7.03%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (59.38%) C++
2 28 (21.88%) C
3 21 (16.41%) C#
4 16 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.03%) SQL
7 7 (5.47%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.91%) PHP
9 4 (3.13%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.34%) Java
10 3 (2.34%) Python
11 2 (1.56%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.56%) VB
12 1 (0.78%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.78%) Perl
12 1 (0.78%) R
12 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 82 (64.06%) Degree
2 11 (8.59%) HND
3 10 (7.81%) HNC
4 2 (1.56%) CCNA
4 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.56%) PhD
5 1 (0.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.78%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Ansible
1 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (27.34%) SAP
2 16 (12.50%) BT
3 7 (5.47%) Cognizant
3 7 (5.47%) EMC
4 4 (3.13%) Cisco
4 4 (3.13%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (2.34%) Altera
6 2 (1.56%) Adobe
6 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.56%) Citrix
6 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.56%) Twitter
7 1 (0.78%) Xilinx
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