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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Technician
Rank 888 918 878
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Technician 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.010% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Average salary £26,500 £22,500 £15,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £13,450
10% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £17,050
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £22,500 £15,250
% change year-on-year
+17.77% +47.54%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 31 July 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
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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 +14 4 £26,500 +17.77% 4
South West - 3 £26,000 - 1
Dorset - 2 £26,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Coventry - 1 £27,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £27,000 - 1
Swindon - 1 £30,000 -

Electronics Technician
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) HNC
2 3 (37.50%) HND
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth

Electronics Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) HNC
1 3 (37.50%) HND
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago