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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 242 202 186
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -16
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 13 37 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.54% 0.92%
As % of the General category 0.43% 1.43% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 37
Average salary £36,250 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £50,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
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
3052 2586 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.53% 37.68% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2433 2128 2199
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -15 6 £35,000 - 4
Manchester -35 6 £37,500 +10.29% 9
Lancashire - 1 £45,000 - 4
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 11 (42.31%) Marketing
2 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
3 8 (30.77%) .NET
3 8 (30.77%) Degree
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 5 (19.23%) Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) WCF
6 5 (19.23%) Product Management
7 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (15.38%) Communications Security
7 4 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 4 (15.38%) Information Management
7 4 (15.38%) SAP
7 4 (15.38%) J2EE
7 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Military
7 4 (15.38%) DTV
8 3 (11.54%) Windows
8 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
8 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 3 (11.54%) UML
8 3 (11.54%) CSS

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (3.85%) Liferay
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (7.69%) Line 500
3 1 (3.85%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) BODI
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) NUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) FxCop
2 2 (7.69%) StyleCop
2 2 (7.69%) Moq
2 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (7.69%) Gerrit
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Mockito
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 11 (42.31%) Marketing
2 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
3 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 4 (15.38%) Finance
4 4 (15.38%) Military
5 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Product Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Web Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) WPF
5 2 (7.69%) LINQ
5 2 (7.69%) Ninject
6 1 (3.85%) MyBatis
6 1 (3.85%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) J2SE
6 1 (3.85%) JMS
6 1 (3.85%) JDBC
6 1 (3.85%) JSP
6 1 (3.85%) Servlets
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) JSF
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) DTV
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) ASIC
3 1 (3.85%) CPLD
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Workflow
3 5 (19.23%) Product Management
4 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (15.38%) Communications Security
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 4 (15.38%) Information Management
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) UML
5 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Network Design
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
6 2 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) HND
2 2 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Wonderware
2 2 (7.69%) Sage
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
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