The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 13 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.13% - 1.49%
As % of the General category 5.88% - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Electronics
West Wales

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

General Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 36.17% 21.55% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 12
Average salary £34,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Electronics
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Swansea

Electronics
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco