The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 76 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.12% 1.53% 1.54%
As % of the General category 0.33% 4.24% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 10
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
304 236 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.72% 36.14% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 284 218 244
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
East Midlands

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 5 (38.46%) MPEG
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
2 5 (38.46%) EMC
2 5 (38.46%) Firmware
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) VHDL
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) EPLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) CAD
5 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (7.69%) AutoCAD
1 1 (7.69%) EPLAN
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Design Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) MPEG
1 5 (38.46%) Firmware
2 4 (30.77%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) EMC