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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 133 131 147
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 32 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.98% 0.43%
As % of the General category 2.00% 2.14% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 9
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,850 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1603 1681 1338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.47% 45.69% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 918 1045 823
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 19 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Glasgow -2 6 £58,250 +47.00% 5
Aberdeen +13 3 £23,500 -44.04%
West Lothian -2 3 £47,500 -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (52.00%) Degree
2 25 (50.00%) Windows
3 23 (46.00%) Computer Science
4 21 (42.00%) .NET
5 20 (40.00%) C#
5 20 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (38.00%) TDD
6 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
6 19 (38.00%) C
7 18 (36.00%) C++
7 18 (36.00%) Subversion
8 17 (34.00%) Visual Studio
8 17 (34.00%) Linux
8 17 (34.00%) Ethernet
9 16 (32.00%) STL
9 16 (32.00%) OOP
9 16 (32.00%) VC++
9 16 (32.00%) MFC
9 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
9 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
9 16 (32.00%) Visualisation
9 16 (32.00%) Waterfall
9 16 (32.00%) Software Architecture
9 16 (32.00%) 3D Visualisation
9 16 (32.00%) Linear Algebra
9 16 (32.00%) SDLC
10 14 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (28.00%) SAP
10 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (8.00%) Lync
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.00%) AutoCAD
3 2 (4.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (4.00%) PTC Creo
4 1 (2.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (28.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (10.00%) SAN
3 4 (8.00%) IPsec
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (8.00%) LDAP
3 4 (8.00%) WAN
3 4 (8.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) SMS
4 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
4 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Subversion
2 17 (34.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 14 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) French Language
3 5 (10.00%) German Language
3 5 (10.00%) Polish Language
3 5 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 4 (8.00%) Games
4 4 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Product Design Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) MFC
2 16 (32.00%) STL
3 11 (22.00%) WinForms
4 6 (12.00%) WPF
4 6 (12.00%) Qt
4 6 (12.00%) Direct3D
4 6 (12.00%) OpenGL
5 5 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.00%) J2EE
8 1 (2.00%) SOAP
8 1 (2.00%) Spring
8 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.00%) Web Services
8 1 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (32.00%) Visualisation
2 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
3 14 (28.00%) DTV
4 11 (22.00%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (16.00%) Algorithms
6 6 (12.00%) CUDA
7 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.00%) 3D Printing
9 2 (4.00%) Clustering
10 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
10 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
10 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
10 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
10 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
10 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
10 1 (2.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) UNIX
4 4 (8.00%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) TDD
2 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (32.00%) OOP
3 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 16 (32.00%) Software Architecture
3 16 (32.00%) Waterfall
3 16 (32.00%) 3D Visualisation
3 16 (32.00%) Linear Algebra
3 16 (32.00%) SDLC
4 14 (28.00%) Programme Management
4 14 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (24.00%) UML
6 10 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (20.00%) OOD
7 6 (12.00%) Project Management
7 6 (12.00%) Change Management
8 5 (10.00%) Six Sigma
8 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) C#
2 19 (38.00%) C
3 18 (36.00%) C++
4 16 (32.00%) VC++
5 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (8.00%) Python
8 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.00%) SQL
10 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.00%) VBScript
10 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (52.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9002
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (4.00%) Firmware
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) SAP
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Brocade
4 5 (10.00%) EMC
4 5 (10.00%) NetApp
4 5 (10.00%) Siemens
4 5 (10.00%) T-Plan
4 5 (10.00%) Allen-Bradley
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco
5 4 (8.00%) Perforce
6 3 (6.00%) Google
6 3 (6.00%) Apple
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.00%) AppSense
8 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
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