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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 86 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.47% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the General category 1.39% 1.20% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £32,250 £38,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.23% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £26,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £38,500 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
359 415 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.49% 34.07% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 321 365 285
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
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 20 October 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 20 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
Cardiff - 2 £49,250 - 2
Monmouthshire - 2 £22,500 -
Newport +17 1 - - 4
Electronics
Wales

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (36.36%) Finance
1 8 (36.36%) Legal
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 6 (27.27%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
4 5 (22.73%) GSM
4 5 (22.73%) SDH
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
6 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
7 2 (9.09%) SLA

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) GSM
1 5 (22.73%) SDH
2 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) DWDM
3 1 (4.55%) NFC
3 1 (4.55%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
1 8 (36.36%) Legal
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 2 (9.09%) Avionics
5 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Electronics Technician
5 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) GSM Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Physics
4 1 (4.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
4 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
1 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) VB6
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) APMP
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Nortel
1 2 (9.09%) Ericsson
1 2 (9.09%) Siemens
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
People Source
Salary: £27 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago