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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 52 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 25 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.45% 0.31% 1.41%
As % of the General category 17.48% 1.65% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,250 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,250 £37,000
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 Staffordshire region.

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
143 121 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.75% 18.88% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 122 100 97
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Electronics Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Lichfield - 10 £37,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +10 9 £34,000 -9.33%
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £50,000 -
Electronics
West Midlands

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 31 (88.57%) C++
2 28 (80.00%) Degree
3 27 (77.14%) Software Engineering
3 27 (77.14%) C
4 19 (54.29%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (48.57%) Simulink
6 11 (31.43%) Stateflow
6 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (31.43%) Assembly Language
6 11 (31.43%) C#
6 11 (31.43%) UML
6 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
6 11 (31.43%) Validation
6 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
6 11 (31.43%) MathWorks
6 11 (31.43%) Yourdon
6 11 (31.43%) MKS
6 11 (31.43%) Automotive
6 11 (31.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (31.43%) Requirements Management
6 11 (31.43%) TargetLink
6 11 (31.43%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (25.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 8 (22.86%) Bluetooth
8 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
9 7 (20.00%) VHDL
10 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
10 6 (17.14%) Project Management
10 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
10 6 (17.14%) Chartered Engineer

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Simulink
2 11 (31.43%) Stateflow
2 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (31.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (31.43%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (31.43%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (25.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (20.00%) VHDL
4 2 (5.71%) Firmware
4 2 (5.71%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Software Engineering
2 11 (31.43%) UML
2 11 (31.43%) Validation
2 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
2 11 (31.43%) Yourdon
2 11 (31.43%) Requirements Management
3 6 (17.14%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) Signal Processing
4 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) OOD
5 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) C++
2 27 (77.14%) C
3 11 (31.43%) Assembly Language
3 11 (31.43%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) PhD
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
1 11 (31.43%) MathWorks
1 11 (31.43%) MKS
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