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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 137 117 131
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 18 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 1.31% 0.75%
As % of the General category 1.21% 2.87% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 18
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,800 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.79% -1.28%
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
1484 1496 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.12% 45.69% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 907 922 915
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,050 £60,000 £65,000
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -7 8 £38,500 +4.05% 1
Glasgow +8 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Dumfries and Galloway - 3 £21,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £27,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 27 (52.94%) Degree
2 25 (49.02%) .NET
3 23 (45.10%) C
3 23 (45.10%) Windows
4 22 (43.14%) C++
4 22 (43.14%) Computer Science
5 20 (39.22%) C#
6 19 (37.25%) UNIX
6 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
7 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (33.33%) Ethernet
8 16 (31.37%) OpenGL
8 16 (31.37%) STL
8 16 (31.37%) VC++
8 16 (31.37%) OOP
8 16 (31.37%) MFC
8 16 (31.37%) Visual Studio
8 16 (31.37%) TDD
8 16 (31.37%) Subversion
8 16 (31.37%) WPF
8 16 (31.37%) Unit Testing
8 16 (31.37%) Manufacturing
8 16 (31.37%) Mathematics
8 16 (31.37%) Software Architecture
8 16 (31.37%) CUDA
8 16 (31.37%) Waterfall
8 16 (31.37%) Direct3D
8 16 (31.37%) 3D Visualisation
8 16 (31.37%) Qt
8 16 (31.37%) Visualisation

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (7.84%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (27.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.88%) GPRS
2 3 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
4 1 (1.96%) Fast Ethernet
4 1 (1.96%) NAS
4 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) DTS
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Visual Studio
1 16 (31.37%) Subversion
General
1 16 (31.37%) Manufacturing
2 15 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 14 (27.45%) Finance
3 14 (27.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Software Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) DBA
3 5 (9.80%) SQL DBA
4 4 (7.84%) Field Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Developer
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (5.88%) Software Support Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Development Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Software Development Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Development Support Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Junior
6 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) MFC
2 16 (31.37%) STL
2 16 (31.37%) OpenGL
2 16 (31.37%) WPF
2 16 (31.37%) Qt
2 16 (31.37%) Direct3D
3 6 (11.76%) CSS
4 5 (9.80%) XML
4 5 (9.80%) HTML
5 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.88%) SOAP
7 2 (3.92%) XSLT
8 1 (1.96%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Computer Science
2 16 (31.37%) Mathematics
2 16 (31.37%) Visualisation
2 16 (31.37%) CUDA
3 14 (27.45%) DTV
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 2 (3.92%) Replication
5 2 (3.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.96%) VHDL
6 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) UNIX
3 12 (23.53%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) SUSE
4 3 (5.88%) CentOS
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.92%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) Fedora
6 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) TDD
3 16 (31.37%) OOP
3 16 (31.37%) Unit Testing
3 16 (31.37%) Software Architecture
3 16 (31.37%) Waterfall
3 16 (31.37%) 3D Visualisation
3 16 (31.37%) Linear Algebra
4 14 (27.45%) Programme Management
4 14 (27.45%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (27.45%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
6 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) OO
7 1 (1.96%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.96%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) C
2 22 (43.14%) C++
3 20 (39.22%) C#
4 16 (31.37%) VC++
5 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 2 (3.92%) XPath
8 2 (3.92%) XQuery
9 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) HND
3 1 (1.96%) CCNA
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.96%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) KVM
2 1 (1.96%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) SAP
2 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Twitter
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) CommVault
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