The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 70 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 11 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.48% 0.67% 1.75%
As % of the General category 5.07% 1.53% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 12
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Electronics
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

General Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
217 327 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.28% 43.83% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 159 306 201
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Northamptonshire region.

Electronics Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Northampton - 9 £45,000 -
Electronics
East Midlands

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (80.95%) C
2 16 (76.19%) Firmware
3 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 13 (61.90%) Embedded C
5 12 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (57.14%) RS-232
5 12 (57.14%) RS-485
5 12 (57.14%) EMC
5 12 (57.14%) Assembly Language
5 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 12 (57.14%) RFID
6 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 5 (23.81%) Bluetooth
7 5 (23.81%) Ethernet
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Wireless
7 5 (23.81%) ZigBee
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 2 (9.52%) Electronic Design Automation
9 2 (9.52%) C#
9 2 (9.52%) C++
9 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
9 2 (9.52%) Qt
9 2 (9.52%) WPF
10 1 (4.76%) Time Management
10 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
10 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
10 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
10 1 (4.76%) Automotive

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP EHS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) RFID
1 12 (57.14%) RS-232
1 12 (57.14%) RS-485
1 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) Bluetooth
2 5 (23.81%) Ethernet
2 5 (23.81%) Wireless
2 5 (23.81%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Embedded C Engineer
1 13 (61.90%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Assembler Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) C Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
1 2 (9.52%) Qt
1 2 (9.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C
2 13 (61.90%) Embedded C
3 12 (57.14%) Assembly Language
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
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