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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 135 140 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 34 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.95% 0.58% 0.66%
As % of the General category 2.00% 1.30% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 16
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £31,500 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1696 1381 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.24% 44.46% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 994 863 868
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,272
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Electronics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Scotland

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Electronics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Edinburgh -1 16 £38,500 -0.64% 5
Glasgow -2 9 £42,500 - 1
Aberdeen +7 4 £35,000 -
Fife - 2 £31,250 - 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
Dundee +11 1 £40,000 +26.98%
Aberdeenshire 0 1 - -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 33 (50.77%) C++
2 32 (49.23%) Degree
3 31 (47.69%) Windows
4 28 (43.08%) Software Engineering
5 27 (41.54%) .NET
6 25 (38.46%) Linux
6 25 (38.46%) UNIX
7 24 (36.92%) C
8 23 (35.38%) Computer Science
9 22 (33.85%) C#
9 22 (33.85%) Manufacturing
10 19 (29.23%) Programme Management
10 19 (29.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (29.23%) Subversion
10 19 (29.23%) DTV
10 19 (29.23%) Telecoms
10 19 (29.23%) Finance
10 19 (29.23%) Visual Studio
10 19 (29.23%) SAP
10 19 (29.23%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (29.23%) Mathematics
10 19 (29.23%) Marketing
10 19 (29.23%) Digital Marketing
11 18 (27.69%) Unit Testing
11 18 (27.69%) Qt
11 18 (27.69%) Visualisation
11 18 (27.69%) WPF
11 18 (27.69%) Software Architecture
11 18 (27.69%) CUDA

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (4.62%) IIS
1 3 (4.62%) Apache
2 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (29.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) Ethernet
2 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.15%) DNS
2 4 (6.15%) DHCP
3 3 (4.62%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) X.509
4 1 (1.54%) Firewall
4 1 (1.54%) IPsec
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.54%) NAS
4 1 (1.54%) HTTP
4 1 (1.54%) LDAP
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) DTS
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) QlikView
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Visual Studio
1 19 (29.23%) Subversion
General
1 22 (33.85%) Manufacturing
2 19 (29.23%) Telecoms
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Software Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Software Developer
4 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Software Support Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Development Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Software Development Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Development Support Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.62%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Network Technician
7 2 (3.08%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.08%) Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.08%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (41.54%) .NET
2 18 (27.69%) MFC
2 18 (27.69%) OpenGL
2 18 (27.69%) STL
2 18 (27.69%) WPF
2 18 (27.69%) Qt
2 18 (27.69%) Direct3D
3 5 (7.69%) XML
3 5 (7.69%) CSS
3 5 (7.69%) SOAP
4 4 (6.15%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.54%) JSON
5 1 (1.54%) WCF
5 1 (1.54%) XSL
5 1 (1.54%) JGroups
5 1 (1.54%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Computer Science
2 19 (29.23%) Mathematics
2 19 (29.23%) DTV
3 18 (27.69%) Visualisation
3 18 (27.69%) CUDA
4 7 (10.77%) SystemC
5 5 (7.69%) Open Source
6 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.08%) VHDL
7 2 (3.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.54%) PKI
8 1 (1.54%) Verilog
8 1 (1.54%) Physics
8 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) UNIX
2 25 (38.46%) Linux
3 10 (15.38%) Android
4 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) Windows CE
5 2 (3.08%) SUSE
5 2 (3.08%) Solaris
5 2 (3.08%) CentOS
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) HPUX
6 1 (1.54%) Fedora
6 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.23%) Digital Marketing
2 19 (29.23%) Programme Management
2 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (27.69%) OOP
3 18 (27.69%) TDD
3 18 (27.69%) Unit Testing
3 18 (27.69%) Software Architecture
3 18 (27.69%) 3D Visualisation
4 15 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 6 (9.23%) ITIL
6 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.08%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) Project Management
7 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.54%) Functional Testing
8 1 (1.54%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.54%) Lean Manufacturing
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) C++
2 24 (36.92%) C
3 22 (33.85%) C#
4 18 (27.69%) VC++
5 13 (20.00%) SQL
6 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
8 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.08%) Java
10 2 (3.08%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.54%) R
11 1 (1.54%) Python
11 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.54%) Tcl
11 1 (1.54%) Perl
11 1 (1.54%) PHP
11 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (49.23%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) HND
3 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.08%) Firmware
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.54%) KVM
2 1 (1.54%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
1 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) SAP
2 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Brocade
5 1 (1.54%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.54%) Twitter
5 1 (1.54%) Vertica
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) CommVault
5 1 (1.54%) Informatica
5 1 (1.54%) NetApp
5 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
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