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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
UK / Scotland
Rank 120 132 143
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 19 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.93% 0.62%
As % of the General category 1.96% 2.02% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 12
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £18,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £44,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
970 1336 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.77% 45.91% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 658 745 890
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +1 7 £42,500 -22.72% 2
West Lothian - 4 £50,000 - 2
Fife +3 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Glasgow +27 2 £43,750 +143.05%
Highlands -1 1 £57,500 +13.07%
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 19 (54.29%) C
2 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
3 11 (31.43%) C++
4 7 (20.00%) Windows
4 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (17.14%) Functional Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 6 (17.14%) HND
5 6 (17.14%) C#
5 6 (17.14%) Validation
6 5 (14.29%) UML
7 4 (11.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (11.43%) PhD
7 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
7 4 (11.43%) ASIC
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) VHDL
8 3 (8.57%) Verilog
8 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
8 3 (8.57%) Finance
8 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (8.57%) Firmware
8 3 (8.57%) Qt
8 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.57%) WPF
8 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.71%) Mathematics

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 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) RS-232
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Software Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Analogue Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) GUI Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Audit Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Qt
1 3 (8.57%) WPF
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) ASIC
1 4 (11.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (11.43%) VHDL
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Verilog
3 1 (2.86%) Arduino
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (17.14%) Functional Testing
3 6 (17.14%) Validation
4 5 (14.29%) UML
5 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.71%) Electronic Design Automation
6 2 (5.71%) IT Audit
6 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) Physics
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Governance
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C
2 11 (31.43%) C++
3 6 (17.14%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) Lisp
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
1 6 (17.14%) HND
2 4 (11.43%) PhD
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) CISA
4 2 (5.71%) CISSP
4 2 (5.71%) CRISC
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO13485
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Cadence
1 2 (5.71%) SAP
1 2 (5.71%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.86%) Altera
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) QNX
2 1 (2.86%) Synopsys
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