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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 230 239 197
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -42
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 23 10 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.14% 0.61%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.35% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 35
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £46,950 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2525 2873 2784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.73% 40.16% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1943 2200 2264
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +4 8 £35,000 - 2
Manchester +8 6 £48,750 +9.55% 5
Merseyside - 6 £40,000 - 6
Lancashire -5 2 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 27 (48.21%) Degree
3 24 (42.86%) Marketing
4 23 (41.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (41.07%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (41.07%) Telecoms
4 23 (41.07%) Finance
4 23 (41.07%) Programme Management
4 23 (41.07%) SAP
4 23 (41.07%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (41.07%) DTV
5 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
6 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (30.36%) C
8 16 (28.57%) C#
9 15 (26.79%) C++
9 15 (26.79%) .NET
10 13 (23.21%) SQL
11 12 (21.43%) Mathematics
11 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
12 11 (19.64%) Windows
12 11 (19.64%) OO
12 11 (19.64%) Scrum
13 10 (17.86%) Java
13 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
14 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
15 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
15 8 (14.29%) ISO 9001
15 8 (14.29%) Windows CE

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.36%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (41.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.79%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) RFID
3 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.79%) SMS
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.14%) Big Data
4 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) OLAP
6 1 (1.79%) QlikView
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.79%) DTS
6 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.79%) BODI
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) NUnit
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) Moq
3 4 (7.14%) CodeWarrior
4 2 (3.57%) PVCS
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.79%) MSTest
General
1 28 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 24 (42.86%) Marketing
3 23 (41.07%) Telecoms
3 23 (41.07%) Finance
4 8 (14.29%) Back Office
5 6 (10.71%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Local Government
6 1 (1.79%) Games
6 1 (1.79%) Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Automotive
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Design Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Applications Support
6 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Tester
7 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
3 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (10.71%) VXML
3 6 (10.71%) jQuery
4 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (8.93%) Ninject
4 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.93%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (1.79%) SignalR
6 1 (1.79%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.79%) Middleware
6 1 (1.79%) MDX
6 1 (1.79%) WPF
6 1 (1.79%) LINQ
6 1 (1.79%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) DTV
2 12 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.71%) IVR
4 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.93%) Client/Server
5 5 (8.93%) Thin Client
5 5 (8.93%) Fat Client
5 5 (8.93%) Physics
6 4 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.57%) NHS
7 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.57%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.79%) VHDL
8 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.79%) PMI
8 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.79%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows CE
3 2 (3.57%) Android
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) Programme Management
1 23 (41.07%) Digital Marketing
2 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.64%) Scrum
4 11 (19.64%) OO
5 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
6 7 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.71%) OOD
7 6 (10.71%) UML
7 6 (10.71%) MVC
8 5 (8.93%) Refactoring
8 5 (8.93%) ETL
8 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (8.93%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.93%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) C
2 16 (28.57%) C#
3 15 (26.79%) C++
4 13 (23.21%) SQL
5 10 (17.86%) Java
6 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.71%) Embedded C
7 6 (10.71%) Embedded C++
8 3 (5.36%) ANSI C
8 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.36%) Python
8 3 (5.36%) Lisp
8 3 (5.36%) Ruby
8 3 (5.36%) Haskell
8 3 (5.36%) Erlang
8 3 (5.36%) OCaml
8 3 (5.36%) Scala
9 1 (1.79%) Clojure
9 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) HNC
2 4 (7.14%) HND
3 3 (5.36%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 6 (10.71%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) SAP
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Mentor Graphics
4 3 (5.36%) Facebook
4 3 (5.36%) Twitter
5 1 (1.79%) Vertica
5 1 (1.79%) Talend
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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