The 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 83 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 18 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.40% 2.16% 0.66%
As % of the General category 3.52% 5.23% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 6
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Electronics
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
512 554 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 39.84% 41.34% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 438 485 333
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -1 10 £45,000 +20.00% 5
North Wales -3 4 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (37.25%) C
2 15 (29.41%) Finance
3 13 (25.49%) Firmware
4 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (23.53%) Embedded C
5 11 (21.57%) Windows
6 10 (19.61%) C++
6 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
6 10 (19.61%) Legal
6 10 (19.61%) Retail
6 10 (19.61%) Degree
7 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 9 (17.65%) Device Driver
7 9 (17.65%) Ethernet
8 8 (15.69%) SQL
8 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
9 7 (13.73%) .NET
10 6 (11.76%) GSM
10 6 (11.76%) UML
10 6 (11.76%) Aerospace
10 6 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (11.76%) IEC 61508

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Ethernet
2 6 (11.76%) GSM
3 5 (9.80%) SDH
4 2 (3.92%) RFID
5 1 (1.96%) NFC
5 1 (1.96%) PABX
5 1 (1.96%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 10 (19.61%) Retail
3 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
3 10 (19.61%) Legal
4 6 (11.76%) Aerospace
5 4 (7.84%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Firmware Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Electronics Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) SQL Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Electronics Technician
5 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Software Manager
6 2 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Development Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
3 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.88%) WPF
3 3 (5.88%) WinForms
4 2 (3.92%) Ajax
4 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 9 (17.65%) Device Driver
2 4 (7.84%) DTV
3 3 (5.88%) iPhone
3 3 (5.88%) iPad
4 2 (3.92%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
3 6 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (11.76%) UML
3 6 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (7.84%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.88%) OO
5 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 3 (5.88%) People Management
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) Build Automation
6 2 (3.92%) Automation Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Time Management
6 2 (3.92%) MVC
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) C
2 12 (23.53%) Embedded C
3 10 (19.61%) C++
4 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.80%) C#
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) Java
7 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) APMP
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Firmware
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) SAP
2 2 (3.92%) Nortel
2 2 (3.92%) Ericsson
2 2 (3.92%) Siemens
2 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.96%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) NetApp
3 1 (1.96%) Citrix
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) EMC
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