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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 69 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.46% 1.92% 0.15%
As % of the General category 1.37% 7.69% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 1
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
219 182 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.74% 24.93% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 176 155 127
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (45.45%) C
3 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
5 3 (27.27%) Signal Processing
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Simulink
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) Firmware
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) VHDL
6 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
6 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) CMMI
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (18.18%) MKS
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) VxWorks
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) Change Control
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Mercurial

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) Simulink
2 1 (9.09%) Stateflow
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
1 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) LabVIEW
2 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) VHDL
5 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
6 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
6 1 (9.09%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) UML
1 3 (27.27%) Signal Processing
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
2 2 (18.18%) QMS
2 2 (18.18%) API Development
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) CMMI
2 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
1 2 (18.18%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) MKS
2 1 (9.09%) Altera
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago