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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 207 235 227
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 27 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.21% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.15% 0.53% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 28
Average salary £45,000 £32,163 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.91% -9.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,700 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
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
2353 2652 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.98% 38.91% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1968 2145
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
Cheshire +9 8 £47,500 +58.33%
Manchester +19 7 £43,750 +36.02% 8
Merseyside - 7 £42,500 - 2
Lancashire - 4 £37,250 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 30 (51.72%) Degree
2 28 (48.28%) Software Engineering
3 20 (34.48%) C
4 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (31.03%) Marketing
6 17 (29.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 17 (29.31%) Telecoms
6 17 (29.31%) Finance
6 17 (29.31%) Manufacturing
6 17 (29.31%) Programme Management
6 17 (29.31%) C++
6 17 (29.31%) SAP
6 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (29.31%) DTV
6 17 (29.31%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (27.59%) Mathematics
7 16 (27.59%) .NET
7 16 (27.59%) C#
8 14 (24.14%) Windows
9 12 (20.69%) OO
9 12 (20.69%) Scrum
10 11 (18.97%) Embedded C
10 11 (18.97%) Embedded C++
11 10 (17.24%) Windows CE
11 10 (17.24%) ISO 9001
11 10 (17.24%) UML
11 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
11 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
12 9 (15.52%) Java

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (5.17%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (29.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
1 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) SMS
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.17%) Big Data
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.72%) BODI
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) NUnit
2 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Moq
3 4 (6.90%) CodeWarrior
3 4 (6.90%) PVCS
4 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) MSTest
5 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (31.03%) Marketing
2 17 (29.31%) Telecoms
2 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.34%) Back Office
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Local Government
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Software Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Design Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.90%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.34%) jQuery
3 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
3 6 (10.34%) VXML
4 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.62%) Backbone.js
4 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (8.62%) Ninject
5 2 (3.45%) MFC
5 2 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (1.72%) Middleware
6 1 (1.72%) SignalR
6 1 (1.72%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.72%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (1.72%) WPF
6 1 (1.72%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) DTV
2 16 (27.59%) Mathematics
3 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (13.79%) Device Driver
5 7 (12.07%) Physics
6 6 (10.34%) IVR
7 5 (8.62%) Client/Server
7 5 (8.62%) Thin Client
7 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
7 5 (8.62%) Fat Client
8 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
8 4 (6.90%) NHS
9 3 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
10 2 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (3.45%) CPLD
10 2 (3.45%) VHDL
11 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Windows CE
3 6 (10.34%) Linux
4 5 (8.62%) Android
5 2 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.72%) UNIX
6 1 (1.72%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Software Engineering
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.31%) Programme Management
3 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (29.31%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (20.69%) OO
4 12 (20.69%) Scrum
5 10 (17.24%) UML
6 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.34%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (10.34%) Pair Programming
7 6 (10.34%) MVC
7 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.62%) OOD
8 5 (8.62%) Project Management
8 5 (8.62%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) C
2 17 (29.31%) C++
3 16 (27.59%) C#
4 11 (18.97%) Embedded C
4 11 (18.97%) Embedded C++
5 9 (15.52%) Java
5 9 (15.52%) SQL
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.17%) Python
7 3 (5.17%) Lisp
7 3 (5.17%) Ruby
7 3 (5.17%) Scala
7 3 (5.17%) Haskell
7 3 (5.17%) Erlang
7 3 (5.17%) OCaml
8 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) Ada
9 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.72%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 30 (51.72%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) HNC
2 6 (10.34%) HND
3 2 (3.45%) PhD
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) ISO 9001
2 6 (10.34%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) SAP
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Mentor Graphics
4 3 (5.17%) Facebook
4 3 (5.17%) Twitter
5 2 (3.45%) Xilinx
5 2 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.72%) Talend
6 1 (1.72%) Vertica
North West
Premier Engineering
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + CAR
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago