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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
UK / Scotland
Rank 111 130 141
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 23 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.71% 0.66%
As % of the General category 2.55% 1.52% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 14
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +12.50%

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
902 1379 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.59% 46.67% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 569 815 907
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Electronics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 9 £37,500 -11.76% 4
West Lothian - 4 £46,250 - 1
Fife +3 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Glasgow - 2 £43,750 - 2
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 18 (42.86%) C
2 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 13 (30.95%) C++
4 11 (26.19%) Linux
4 11 (26.19%) Degree
5 9 (21.43%) C#
6 8 (19.05%) HND
6 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
7 7 (16.67%) Windows
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 6 (14.29%) UML
8 6 (14.29%) Validation
8 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 6 (14.29%) Finance
9 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
9 5 (11.90%) SAP
9 5 (11.90%) Python
9 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (11.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (11.90%) Marketing
10 4 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
10 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
10 4 (9.52%) PhD
10 4 (9.52%) Embedded C
10 4 (9.52%) Firmware
10 4 (9.52%) ASIC

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
1 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Games
4 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Avionics
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Analogue Design Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Analogue Hardware Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Audit Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) GUI Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) CSS
1 3 (7.14%) HTML
1 3 (7.14%) WPF
2 2 (4.76%) Qt
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) LAMP
3 1 (2.38%) REST
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.52%) ASIC
1 4 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.14%) Physics
2 3 (7.14%) VHDL
3 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) Verilog
4 1 (2.38%) Arduino
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 6 (14.29%) UML
3 6 (14.29%) Validation
4 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.76%) BDD
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.76%) Kanban
7 2 (4.76%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) OOD
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) C
2 13 (30.95%) C++
3 9 (21.43%) C#
4 5 (11.90%) Python
5 4 (9.52%) Embedded C
6 3 (7.14%) Java
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) HND
3 4 (9.52%) PhD
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) CISA
4 2 (4.76%) CISSP
4 2 (4.76%) CRISC
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO13485
1 1 (2.38%) ISO26262
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) Cadence
2 2 (4.76%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.38%) Altera
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) EMC
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Synopsys
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