The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 75 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.52% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.11% 0.79% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Electronics
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
271 252 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.05% 47.46% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 234 160 171
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Electronics
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Watford

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (60.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) PBX
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) DTV
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (40.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) PBX
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Sales Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft