The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 104 130 126
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 39 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.47% 0.81% 0.34%
As % of the General category 3.12% 1.90% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 6
Average salary £60,250 £36,250 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.20% +14.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £28,750 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £62,750 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.40%
Electronics
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1251 1106 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.01% 42.42% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 623 737 598
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Electronics
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Reading

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Reading

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 49 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 28 (50.00%) Degree
3 27 (48.21%) Marketing
4 26 (46.43%) Finance
5 21 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 21 (37.50%) DTV
5 21 (37.50%) SAP
5 21 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
5 21 (37.50%) Programme Management
5 21 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (32.14%) Project Management
7 13 (23.21%) Business Development
8 7 (12.50%) Broadband
8 7 (12.50%) ITIL
8 7 (12.50%) Linux
9 6 (10.71%) Advertising
9 6 (10.71%) Games
10 5 (8.93%) Windows
10 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.93%) VMware
11 4 (7.14%) Network Planning
11 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
11 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
11 4 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
12 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
12 3 (5.36%) Marketing Strategy
12 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
12 3 (5.36%) 3G
12 3 (5.36%) Change Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Broadband
2 4 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (5.36%) 3G
4 2 (3.57%) 2G
4 2 (3.57%) 4G
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless
5 1 (1.79%) LAN
5 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.79%) HTTP
5 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 49 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 27 (48.21%) Marketing
3 26 (46.43%) Finance
4 21 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 6 (10.71%) Advertising
5 6 (10.71%) Games
6 3 (5.36%) Military
6 3 (5.36%) Retail
6 3 (5.36%) Billing
7 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Bid Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Consultant
3 7 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Account Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Strategic Account Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Research Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) DTV
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Smart Meter
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.57%) Statistics
4 2 (3.57%) Cybernetics
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.57%) Physics
4 2 (3.57%) Open Source
4 2 (3.57%) NHS
4 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) IPTV
5 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Debian
3 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) Programme Management
1 21 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 18 (32.14%) Project Management
3 13 (23.21%) Business Development
4 7 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (7.14%) Network Planning
6 3 (5.36%) Logistics
6 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.36%) Change Management
6 3 (5.36%) ERP
6 3 (5.36%) Image Processing
6 3 (5.36%) Network Management
6 3 (5.36%) Marketing Strategy
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.57%) Line Management
7 2 (3.57%) Communications Security
7 2 (3.57%) Information Management
7 2 (3.57%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Perl
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
1 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.57%) C++
2 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) C#
3 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) PhD
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Firmware
2 2 (3.57%) Xen
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) SAP
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) Huawei
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) Dell
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) IBM