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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 240 199 162
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -37
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 12 39 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.57% 1.20%
As % of the General category 0.40% 1.49% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 46
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
3035 2621 2594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.80% 38.26% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2369 2139 2180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -9 7 £35,000 - 2
Manchester -34 4 £44,500 +30.88% 11
Lancashire - 1 £45,000 - 3
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (26.92%) .NET
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) Workflow
5 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
5 5 (19.23%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) WCF
5 5 (19.23%) Product Management
6 4 (15.38%) Communications Security
6 4 (15.38%) Information Management
6 4 (15.38%) J2EE
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 4 (15.38%) Military
7 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) DTV
7 3 (11.54%) SAP
7 3 (11.54%) CSS
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 3 (11.54%) UML
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (11.54%) WPF
7 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (7.69%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (7.69%) NUnit
1 2 (7.69%) FxCop
1 2 (7.69%) StyleCop
1 2 (7.69%) Moq
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (7.69%) Gerrit
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Mockito
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (42.31%) Marketing
2 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
4 4 (15.38%) Military
5 3 (11.54%) Finance
6 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
6 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Product Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Designer
5 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Product Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Buyer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) WPF
5 2 (7.69%) LINQ
5 2 (7.69%) Ninject
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) MyBatis
6 1 (3.85%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) J2SE
6 1 (3.85%) JMS
6 1 (3.85%) JSF
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) Java EE
6 1 (3.85%) JDBC
6 1 (3.85%) JSP
6 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) DTV
2 2 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) ASIC
3 1 (3.85%) CPLD
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Workflow
1 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) Product Management
3 4 (15.38%) Information Management
3 4 (15.38%) Communications Security
4 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.54%) UML
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) CMMI
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) SEO
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) HND
3 1 (3.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Sage
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Wonderware
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
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