The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 51 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.41% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the General category 6.70% 0.98% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Electronics
East of England

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

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
179 102 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.94% 23.89% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 134 64 108
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,300 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Electronics
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Suffolk

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Electronics
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Ipswich +1 5 £37,500 +66.66% 3
Stowmarket - 4 £39,500 -
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (56.25%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) HND
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) HNC
4 4 (25.00%) CAD
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Legal
5 3 (18.75%) GPRS
5 3 (18.75%) C
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Robotics
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Management
6 2 (12.50%) Signal Processing
6 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (12.50%) VHDL
6 2 (12.50%) Verilog

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) GPRS
2 1 (6.25%) DVB
2 1 (6.25%) Multicast
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Field Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (18.75%) Robotics
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (12.50%) VHDL
3 2 (12.50%) Verilog
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) MPEG
4 1 (6.25%) PMI
4 1 (6.25%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) CAD
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) HND
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) HNC
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) PMP
5 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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