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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 165 228 247
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +19
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 67 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 0.51% 0.28%
As % of the General category 2.92% 1.32% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 56 22 11
Median salary £39,250 £42,000 £32,163
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +30.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2294 2509 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.72% 39.09% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1878 1997
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,373 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +41 45 £37,500 - 14
Cheshire +43 20 £38,500 -18.94% 3
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 65 (62.50%) Degree
2 45 (43.27%) C++
3 36 (34.62%) Finance
3 36 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (33.65%) Marketing
5 34 (32.69%) Manufacturing
6 32 (30.77%) C#
7 30 (28.85%) SAP
7 30 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (28.85%) Telecoms
7 30 (28.85%) Programme Management
7 30 (28.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 30 (28.85%) Digital Marketing
8 29 (27.88%) Computer Science
9 28 (26.92%) Windows
9 28 (26.92%) Linux
9 28 (26.92%) C
10 27 (25.96%) Software Engineering
11 22 (21.15%) Embedded Linux
11 22 (21.15%) Embedded Systems
12 21 (20.19%) Embedded C
13 20 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (18.27%) HTML
14 19 (18.27%) OO
15 18 (17.31%) CSS
15 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (16.35%) Scrum
16 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
17 16 (15.38%) .NET
17 16 (15.38%) OOD

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 (0.96%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.88%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.92%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.92%) InDesign
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.96%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 30 (28.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) Wireless
2 8 (7.69%) 802.11
2 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.81%) Wideband
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.96%) DHCP
4 1 (0.96%) DNS
4 1 (0.96%) LAN
4 1 (0.96%) SAN
4 1 (0.96%) SMS
4 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) Big Data
2 5 (4.81%) Couchbase
3 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.92%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (1.92%) Power BI
3 2 (1.92%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (1.92%) QlikView
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.96%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (13.46%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.77%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.81%) JIRA
4 5 (4.81%) Selenium
5 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.88%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.88%) NUnit
7 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.96%) GitLab
7 1 (0.96%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.96%) MSTest
7 1 (0.96%) QUnit
General
1 36 (34.62%) Finance
2 35 (33.65%) Marketing
3 34 (32.69%) Manufacturing
4 30 (28.85%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.77%) Retail
6 5 (4.81%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.92%) Local Government
7 2 (1.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 23 (22.12%) Developer
3 22 (21.15%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) Electronics Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) C Software Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Design Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) Audio Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Android Developer
10 7 (6.73%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) FPGA Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Hardware Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.77%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.77%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.27%) HTML
2 18 (17.31%) CSS
3 16 (15.38%) .NET
4 10 (9.62%) jQuery
5 9 (8.65%) JSON
6 8 (7.69%) 802.1X
6 8 (7.69%) HTML5
6 8 (7.69%) STL
6 8 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (6.73%) CSS3
7 7 (6.73%) XML
8 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (5.77%) LINQ
8 6 (5.77%) SignalR
9 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (4.81%) Autofac
9 5 (4.81%) Dapper ORM
9 5 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.88%) Computer Science
2 22 (21.15%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 12 (11.54%) User Experience
6 9 (8.65%) VHDL
7 8 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.88%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.88%) Statistics
10 2 (1.92%) Blog
10 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.92%) NHS
11 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.96%) IVR
11 1 (0.96%) Mechatronics
11 1 (0.96%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.92%) Linux
1 28 (26.92%) Windows
2 22 (21.15%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (13.46%) Windows CE
4 10 (9.62%) Android
4 10 (9.62%) Apple iOS
5 9 (8.65%) Unix
6 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (28.85%) Digital Marketing
2 30 (28.85%) Programme Management
3 27 (25.96%) Software Engineering
4 19 (18.27%) OO
5 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.35%) Scrum
7 16 (15.38%) OOD
8 15 (14.42%) Pair Programming
9 14 (13.46%) Embedded Software Development
9 14 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (13.46%) Test Automation
9 14 (13.46%) UML
10 10 (9.62%) MVC
10 10 (9.62%) Schematic Capture
11 9 (8.65%) Multithreading
12 8 (7.69%) BDD
12 8 (7.69%) Kanban
13 7 (6.73%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.27%) C++
2 32 (30.77%) C#
3 28 (26.92%) C
4 21 (20.19%) Embedded C
5 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.65%) Java
6 9 (8.65%) SQL
7 7 (6.73%) Objective-C
7 7 (6.73%) PHP
7 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.92%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.92%) Python
9 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.96%) R
9 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (62.50%) Degree
2 15 (14.42%) HND
3 14 (13.46%) HNC
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) CCNP
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) Firmware
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 30 (28.85%) SAP
2 8 (7.69%) BT
3 7 (6.73%) Cognizant
4 6 (5.77%) Altera
4 6 (5.77%) EMC
5 3 (2.88%) Cisco
5 3 (2.88%) Xilinx
6 2 (1.92%) Adobe
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.96%) Atmel
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL Recruitment
Salary: Benefits + Flexi working
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ultra Electronics
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
North West England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus + Flexible benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago