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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 75 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.50% 0.90% 0.84%
As % of the General category 1.19% 2.81% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £33,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
336 285 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 42.37% 32.13% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 298 230 159
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 31 March 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
Towcester - 2 - -
Wellingborough -1 1 £41,000 +9.33%
Northampton - 1 £30,000 - 2
Electronics
East Midlands

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Firmware
3 6 (66.67%) C
3 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) MCAD
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
4 5 (55.56%) LabWindows
5 4 (44.44%) VB6
5 4 (44.44%) VB
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
7 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
7 2 (22.22%) Military
8 1 (11.11%) Automotive
8 1 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) C++
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) Windows

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) LabWindows
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Military
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) CAD
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
3 4 (44.44%) VB6
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCAD
3 1 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago