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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 74 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.17% 0.62% 1.08%
As % of the General category 3.41% 1.83% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £30,500
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
323 219 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.25% 33.74% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 261 177 277
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
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 18 April 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
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Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Wellingborough - 5 £37,500 -
Corby - 2 - -
Electronics
East Midlands

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) C
3 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
3 7 (31.82%) Embedded C
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) MS Office
4 5 (22.73%) SLA
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Firmware
5 4 (18.18%) VHDL
5 4 (18.18%) Validation
5 4 (18.18%) MPEG
5 4 (18.18%) EMC
5 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) Sun Certification
6 3 (13.64%) Sun
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) J2EE
6 3 (13.64%) UML
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
8 1 (4.55%) CDMA
8 1 (4.55%) GSM
8 1 (4.55%) C++

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) CDMA
2 1 (4.55%) GSM
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Embedded C Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Design Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Support
4 4 (18.18%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Java Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Java Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Change Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Firmware
1 4 (18.18%) VHDL
1 4 (18.18%) MPEG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Validation
3 3 (13.64%) UML
3 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
3 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
2 7 (31.82%) Embedded C
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) EMC
3 3 (13.64%) Sun
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