The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 41 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 9 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.50% 1.15% 5.70%
As % of the General category 13.43% 4.76% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Electronics
West Midlands

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

General Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
67 63 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.07% 24.05% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 66 49 77
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Electronics
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(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
Worcester +3 7 £35,000 -26.31%
Malvern -1 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Redditch -5 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Electronics
West Midlands

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 9 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 4 (22.22%) C
3 4 (22.22%) Firmware
3 4 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (16.67%) DTV
4 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Robotics
4 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Junior
4 3 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Robotics
1 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 3 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
2 1 (5.56%) Chemistry
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 4 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.56%) CMMI
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (22.22%) C
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Xilinx
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter