The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 69 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 35 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.60% 1.20% 0.52%
As % of the General category 7.13% 4.17% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 3
Average salary £40,500 £52,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +69.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
491 360 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.51% 28.71% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 400 310 261
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +8.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Electronics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Wales

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Wales

Electronics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(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
South Wales +10 18 £40,000 -17.94% 6
Mid Wales - 10 £47,500 - 2
North Wales -11 4 £43,750 -16.66% 3
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 27 (45.00%) Degree
2 25 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 14 (23.33%) Aerospace
3 14 (23.33%) Ethernet
4 13 (21.67%) Manufacturing
4 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
5 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (20.00%) Finance
5 12 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 12 (20.00%) Avionics
6 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.67%) Windows
7 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (15.00%) C++
7 9 (15.00%) C
7 9 (15.00%) SQL
7 9 (15.00%) .NET
8 8 (13.33%) Firmware
9 7 (11.67%) Retail
9 7 (11.67%) Legal
10 6 (10.00%) VB6
10 6 (10.00%) VB
10 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
10 6 (10.00%) Linux
10 6 (10.00%) OO
10 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (8.33%) GSM
11 5 (8.33%) UML
11 5 (8.33%) SAP
11 5 (8.33%) DTV

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (8.33%) GSM
2 5 (8.33%) RFID
3 4 (6.67%) SDH
4 1 (1.67%) RIP
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) DWDM
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) OSPF
4 1 (1.67%) BGP
4 1 (1.67%) VLAN
4 1 (1.67%) VPLS
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.67%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.67%) Ant
2 1 (1.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.67%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.67%) Hudson
2 1 (1.67%) Grunt
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (23.33%) Aerospace
2 13 (21.67%) Manufacturing
3 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 12 (20.00%) Avionics
4 7 (11.67%) Retail
4 7 (11.67%) Legal
5 5 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Software Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Software Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Software Test Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.67%) CSS
4 3 (5.00%) HTML
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.67%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
3 8 (13.33%) Firmware
4 5 (8.33%) DTV
4 5 (8.33%) Robotics
5 4 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.33%) Physics
7 1 (1.67%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.67%) SCADA
7 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.00%) OO
5 5 (8.33%) UML
5 5 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 5 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 5 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 5 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 3 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.33%) Data Management
8 2 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.67%) Network Design
9 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) C++
1 9 (15.00%) C
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) VB6
2 6 (10.00%) VB
2 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.33%) CCNA
2 2 (3.33%) HNC
2 2 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) HND
3 1 (1.67%) CCDA
3 1 (1.67%) CCDP
3 1 (1.67%) CCIE
3 1 (1.67%) CCSP
3 1 (1.67%) CCNP
3 1 (1.67%) CCIP
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) SAP
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
3 2 (3.33%) Siemens
3 2 (3.33%) Nortel
3 2 (3.33%) Ericsson
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) EMC
4 1 (1.67%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 27,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE.
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Asaph, Clwyd
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
North Wales
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: 36days holiday, pension, life ass. & private care
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Denbighshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago