The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Technician
Rank 885 907 879
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Technician 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.004% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £25,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Electronics Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics Technician in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Electronics Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Electronics Technician
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics Technician within the UK.

Electronics Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Electronics Technician
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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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
England -12 8 £20,000 -20.00% 1
London - 4 £27,000 -
Manchester - 2 £20,000 -
Telford - 2 £20,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £20,000 -
North West - 2 £20,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £20,000 -

Electronics Technician
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Electronics Technician in their job title 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 with Electronics Technician in their job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Electronics
2 11 (57.89%) HNC
3 9 (47.37%) HND
4 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
5 5 (26.32%) Home Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) GSM
6 3 (15.79%) SDH
6 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
6 3 (15.79%) E-business
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 1 (5.26%) Legal
8 1 (5.26%) Banking
8 1 (5.26%) Document Management
8 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
8 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared

Electronics Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Electronics Technician in their job title 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 with Electronics Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) GSM
1 3 (15.79%) SDH
General
1 15 (78.95%) Electronics
2 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Home Automation
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
1 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
1 3 (15.79%) Validation
1 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
1 3 (15.79%) E-business
2 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) HNC
2 9 (47.37%) HND
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA