The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 16 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 33 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.50% 2.42% 4.33%
As % of the General category 1.43% 5.19% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 12
Average salary - £15,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
70 135 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.83% 46.71% 59.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 83 95
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £14,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Electronics
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Electronics
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Modbus
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Modbus
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree