The 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 37 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.54% 0.60% 2.38%
As % of the General category 1.54% 2.17% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Electronics
UK

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

General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 46 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.95% 27.71% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 71
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £16,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
County Antrim -2 1 - -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) Modbus
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) MathWorks
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) MathWorks