The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 77 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 16 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.44% 0.086% 0.34%
As % of the General category 3.97% 0.30% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Electronics
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
403 334 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 36.34% 28.64% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 358 291 250
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Electronics
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Electronics Salary Trend in South Wales

Electronics
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in South Wales

Electronics
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Cardiff +3 8 £41,000 -25.45% 2
Monmouthshire - 6 £22,500 - 1
Newport - 1 - - 2
Electronics
Wales

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 12 (33.33%) Degree
3 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
3 11 (30.56%) Finance
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (25.00%) Windows
5 8 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (22.22%) Legal
5 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 8 (22.22%) Retail
6 7 (19.44%) Performance Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Avionics
6 7 (19.44%) Aerospace
7 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 6 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (13.89%) GSM
8 5 (13.89%) SDH
8 5 (13.89%) Linux
8 5 (13.89%) OO
8 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
8 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
9 4 (11.11%) .NET
9 4 (11.11%) CSS

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Ethernet
2 5 (13.89%) GSM
2 5 (13.89%) SDH
3 4 (11.11%) RFID
4 1 (2.78%) PABX
4 1 (2.78%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Grunt
2 1 (2.78%) Hudson
2 1 (2.78%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.78%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Legal
2 8 (22.22%) Retail
3 7 (19.44%) Avionics
3 7 (19.44%) Aerospace
4 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Software Test Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Electronics Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
1 4 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.11%) Firmware
4 3 (8.33%) DTV
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.78%) SCADA
6 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (19.44%) Performance Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 4 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.78%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.78%) Network Design
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) VB
4 2 (5.56%) C
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
1 3 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Nortel
2 2 (5.56%) Ericsson
2 2 (5.56%) Siemens
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 36days hol,pension,life ass &private care
Posted: 3 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Posted: 13 days ago