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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 68 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 31 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.35% 1.38% 0.30%
As % of the General category 6.38% 4.58% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 1
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
486 393 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.87% 30.18% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 398 340 280
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £52,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 16 £40,000 -27.27% 8
Mid Wales - 10 £50,000 - 2
North Wales -11 4 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Electronics
UK

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 28 (42.42%) Degree
2 26 (39.39%) Computer Science
3 17 (25.76%) Aerospace
4 16 (24.24%) Ethernet
5 15 (22.73%) Manufacturing
6 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
6 13 (19.70%) Finance
6 13 (19.70%) Mathematics
7 12 (18.18%) C
7 12 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 12 (18.18%) Avionics
8 10 (15.15%) C++
8 10 (15.15%) SQL
8 10 (15.15%) Windows
8 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.64%) .NET
9 9 (13.64%) Firmware
10 8 (12.12%) Legal
10 8 (12.12%) Retail
11 7 (10.61%) VB
11 7 (10.61%) UML
11 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.61%) GSM
12 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
12 6 (9.09%) VB6
12 6 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
13 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
13 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
13 5 (7.58%) SAP

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) Ethernet
2 7 (10.61%) GSM
3 5 (7.58%) SDH
4 4 (6.06%) RFID
5 1 (1.52%) Firewall
5 1 (1.52%) VLAN
5 1 (1.52%) VPLS
5 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.52%) PABX
5 1 (1.52%) RIP
5 1 (1.52%) Internet
5 1 (1.52%) DWDM
5 1 (1.52%) MPLS
5 1 (1.52%) OSPF
5 1 (1.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.03%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.52%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) Grunt
3 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 17 (25.76%) Aerospace
2 15 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
3 13 (19.70%) Finance
4 12 (18.18%) Avionics
5 8 (12.12%) Legal
5 8 (12.12%) Retail
6 5 (7.58%) Marketing
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 18 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Electronics Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Development Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Test Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Software Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Software Test Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Development Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.06%) CSS
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (1.52%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) Computer Science
2 13 (19.70%) Mathematics
3 9 (13.64%) Firmware
4 5 (7.58%) DTV
4 5 (7.58%) Robotics
5 3 (4.55%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.03%) Physics
6 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.52%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.52%) SCADA
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Performance Testing
2 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
2 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (10.61%) UML
4 6 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (7.58%) OO
5 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.06%) Project Management
6 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.06%) Build Automation
6 4 (6.06%) Automation Testing
7 3 (4.55%) Migration
8 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.03%) Validation
8 2 (3.03%) Data Management
8 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) C
2 10 (15.15%) C++
2 10 (15.15%) SQL
3 7 (10.61%) VB
4 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 6 (9.09%) VB6
5 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.06%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.03%) Java
9 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.52%) C#
9 1 (1.52%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.03%) PhD
2 2 (3.03%) HNC
2 2 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) CCDA
3 1 (1.52%) CCDP
3 1 (1.52%) HND
3 1 (1.52%) CCIE
3 1 (1.52%) CCSP
3 1 (1.52%) CCNP
3 1 (1.52%) CCIP
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) IEC 61508
2 4 (6.06%) QA
3 2 (3.03%) SLA
4 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) SAP
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Siemens
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
3 2 (3.03%) Ericsson
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) EMC
3 2 (3.03%) Nortel
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix
4 1 (1.52%) NetApp
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco
4 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 36days hol,pension,life ass &private care
Posted: 2 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE.
Posted: 6 days ago
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Posted: 12 days ago
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
North Wales
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 27 days ago