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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 171 238 243
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +5
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 69 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the General category 3.06% 0.94% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 61 24 7
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £56,500 £47,600
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
2253 2544 2831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.61% 38.63% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 1954 2154
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 23 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 23 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 +53 62 £37,500 -20.21% 11
Cheshire +36 5 £45,000 +33.33% 6
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 81 (62.79%) Degree
2 78 (60.47%) C++
3 52 (40.31%) Computer Science
4 43 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (32.56%) Software Engineering
6 40 (31.01%) Manufacturing
7 39 (30.23%) Finance
8 33 (25.58%) Marketing
9 32 (24.81%) Telecoms
9 32 (24.81%) Programme Management
10 31 (24.03%) SAP
10 31 (24.03%) Windows
10 31 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (24.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 31 (24.03%) Digital Marketing
11 29 (22.48%) Linux
12 26 (20.16%) C
12 26 (20.16%) Git (software)
13 25 (19.38%) Wireless
14 19 (14.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 19 (14.73%) Augmented Reality
15 18 (13.95%) Embedded Linux
15 18 (13.95%) .NET
15 18 (13.95%) STL
15 18 (13.95%) Unix
15 18 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (13.18%) 802.1X
16 17 (13.18%) C#
16 17 (13.18%) BT
16 17 (13.18%) 802.11

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 (2.33%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.33%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.55%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.55%) InDesign
2 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (24.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.38%) Wireless
2 17 (13.18%) 802.11
3 14 (10.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.33%) 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 (6.98%) Big Data
2 5 (3.88%) Couchbase
3 4 (3.10%) MySQL
4 2 (1.55%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) Power BI
5 1 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.78%) QlikView
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (20.16%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.53%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.65%) SpecFlow
4 5 (3.88%) JIRA
4 5 (3.88%) Selenium
5 4 (3.10%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.33%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.33%) 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
7 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (31.01%) Manufacturing
2 39 (30.23%) Finance
3 33 (25.58%) Marketing
4 32 (24.81%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.65%) Retail
6 3 (2.33%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.55%) Military
7 2 (1.55%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.78%) Local Government
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (31.01%) Software Engineer
2 32 (24.81%) C++ Software Engineer
3 21 (16.28%) Developer
3 21 (16.28%) Embedded Engineer
4 17 (13.18%) Electronics Engineer
4 17 (13.18%) Unix Engineer
5 16 (12.40%) Audio Engineer
5 16 (12.40%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 12 (9.30%) C Software Engineer
7 11 (8.53%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 11 (8.53%) FPGA Engineer
7 11 (8.53%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) .NET Developer
8 10 (7.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) Designer
10 8 (6.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Embedded C Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.65%) DSP Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 18 (13.95%) .NET
2 18 (13.95%) STL
3 17 (13.18%) 802.1X
4 16 (12.40%) HTML
5 12 (9.30%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (8.53%) CSS
7 8 (6.20%) HTML5
8 7 (5.43%) CSS3
9 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (4.65%) LINQ
9 6 (4.65%) SignalR
10 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.88%) Ajax
10 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (3.88%) Autofac
10 5 (3.88%) Dapper ORM
10 5 (3.88%) Entity Framework
10 5 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (40.31%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.73%) Augmented Reality
3 18 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (12.40%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (12.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (5.43%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.88%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.88%) Statistics
6 5 (3.88%) User Experience
7 3 (2.33%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.33%) VHDL
8 2 (1.55%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.55%) Blog
8 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.55%) NHS
9 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.78%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.03%) Windows
2 29 (22.48%) Linux
3 18 (13.95%) Embedded Linux
3 18 (13.95%) Unix
4 7 (5.43%) Windows CE
5 3 (2.33%) Android
5 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.33%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.56%) Software Engineering
3 32 (24.81%) Programme Management
4 31 (24.03%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (24.03%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (11.63%) Multithreading
5 15 (11.63%) MVC
6 14 (10.85%) OO
7 13 (10.08%) Prototyping
8 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.30%) Schematic Capture
9 10 (7.75%) Scrum
9 10 (7.75%) Validation
10 9 (6.98%) OOD
11 8 (6.20%) BDD
11 8 (6.20%) Embedded Software Development
11 8 (6.20%) Kanban
12 7 (5.43%) Analytics
12 7 (5.43%) TDD
12 7 (5.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.47%) C++
2 26 (20.16%) C
3 17 (13.18%) C#
4 14 (10.85%) Embedded C
5 13 (10.08%) SQL
6 9 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.88%) PHP
9 4 (3.10%) Embedded C++
9 4 (3.10%) VB
10 3 (2.33%) Python
11 2 (1.55%) Java
11 2 (1.55%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.78%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.78%) Perl
12 1 (0.78%) R
12 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 81 (62.79%) Degree
2 8 (6.20%) HND
3 7 (5.43%) HNC
4 2 (1.55%) CCNA
4 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.55%) PhD
5 1 (0.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.55%) 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 (6.20%) 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 31 (24.03%) SAP
2 17 (13.18%) BT
3 7 (5.43%) Cognizant
4 6 (4.65%) EMC
5 4 (3.10%) Cisco
5 4 (3.10%) Mentor Graphics
6 3 (2.33%) Altera
7 2 (1.55%) Adobe
7 2 (1.55%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.55%) Citrix
7 2 (1.55%) Twitter
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
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