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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 80 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 10 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.85% 1.89% 0.57%
As % of the General category 2.09% 4.50% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 6
Average salary £35,500 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
479 444 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.94% 42.05% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 410 359 227
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,600 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -7 5 £25,000 -32.43%
Newport -11 1 £35,000 +42.85%
Monmouthshire - 1 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £36,000 - 1
Electronics
Wales

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (40.00%) Marketing
3 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) DTV
3 6 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Firmware
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) Web 2.0
5 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) OO
5 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
5 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
5 4 (26.67%) RFID

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) RFID
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Software Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Software Manager
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) WPF
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) WinForms
6 1 (6.67%) Ember.js
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) Laravel
6 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Symfony
6 1 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (6.67%) CakePHP
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) DTV
2 4 (26.67%) Web 2.0
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) iPad
3 3 (20.00%) iPhone
4 2 (13.33%) Social Media
5 1 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
4 3 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Programme Management
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Build Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (26.67%) People Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) CAD
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.67%) PHP5
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) APMP
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
3 1 (6.67%) Motorola
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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