The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.90% 1.03% -
As % of the General category 17.86% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Electronics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

General Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.45% 24.74% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 16
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,800 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £87,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Shropshire region.

Electronics Salary Trend in Shropshire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Telford +2 4 £28,750 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £49,500 -
Electronics
West Midlands

Electronics
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) HNC
1 2 (33.33%) HND
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) HNC
1 2 (33.33%) HND
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EMC