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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 133 144 133
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 28 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.61% 1.14%
As % of the General category 2.06% 1.27% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 13
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1356 1498 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.72% 48.21% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 772 892 1001
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +5 13 £55,000 +42.85% 4
Aberdeen - 6 £42,500 -
Highlands +1 5 £50,852 - 1
Fife - 4 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £18,000 -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 36 (59.02%) Finance
2 31 (50.82%) Manufacturing
2 31 (50.82%) Telecoms
2 31 (50.82%) Programme Management
2 31 (50.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 31 (50.82%) Marketing
2 31 (50.82%) SAP
2 31 (50.82%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (50.82%) Digital Marketing
3 19 (31.15%) Windows
4 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
6 13 (21.31%) VMware
7 12 (19.67%) C
8 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
9 8 (13.11%) Firmware
10 7 (11.48%) Citrix
10 7 (11.48%) Embedded C
10 7 (11.48%) SQL
10 7 (11.48%) Linux
10 7 (11.48%) Banking
10 7 (11.48%) Degree
10 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
11 6 (9.84%) Clustering
11 6 (9.84%) C++
11 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
11 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
11 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (9.84%) Line Management
11 6 (9.84%) Algorithms

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (4.92%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) FileNet
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 31 (50.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Bluemix
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Wireless
2 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 4 (6.56%) SAN
3 2 (3.28%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.28%) NAS
3 2 (3.28%) SMS
3 2 (3.28%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.64%) RS-232
4 1 (1.64%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) GIS
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) Redis
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.64%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.64%) MSI
General
1 36 (59.02%) Finance
2 31 (50.82%) Manufacturing
2 31 (50.82%) Marketing
2 31 (50.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.48%) Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) DBA
4 5 (8.20%) Head of Digital
4 5 (8.20%) SQL DBA
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Field Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Software Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) SAN Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Server Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.28%) Ember.js
2 2 (3.28%) HTML
2 2 (3.28%) HTML5
2 2 (3.28%) J2EE
3 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) Algorithms
2 6 (9.84%) Clustering
3 5 (8.20%) Driving Licence
3 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.56%) Internet of Things
4 4 (6.56%) Online Banking
4 4 (6.56%) User Experience
5 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.92%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.64%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.64%) EMV
7 1 (1.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.64%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) Digital Marketing
1 31 (50.82%) Programme Management
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
4 6 (9.84%) Line Management
5 5 (8.20%) Data Management
5 5 (8.20%) Database Mirroring
5 5 (8.20%) OO
5 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.56%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (6.56%) OOD
6 4 (6.56%) Project Management
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Migration
8 2 (3.28%) Project Planning
8 2 (3.28%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) C
2 7 (11.48%) Embedded C
2 7 (11.48%) SQL
3 6 (9.84%) C++
4 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.20%) VBScript
5 4 (6.56%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.92%) C#
6 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.64%) Delphi
8 1 (1.64%) Python
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) HND
2 5 (8.20%) MCSE
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) EMC Certification
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO13485
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.11%) Firmware
3 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.92%) vSphere
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (3.28%) XenApp
6 2 (3.28%) zsh
7 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.64%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) SAP
2 13 (21.31%) VMware
3 7 (11.48%) Citrix
4 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
4 3 (4.92%) Veritas
5 2 (3.28%) Brocade
5 2 (3.28%) EMC
5 2 (3.28%) Freescale
5 2 (3.28%) Intel
5 2 (3.28%) NetApp
5 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.64%) Altera
6 1 (1.64%) AppSense
6 1 (1.64%) Cadence
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle
6 1 (1.64%) Xilinx
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