The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 31 44
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 3.89% 1.79%
As % of the General category - 14.58% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Median salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15 48 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 11.19% 26.67% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 28
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £40,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £48,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Electronics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Bedford

Electronics
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Bedford

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) PhD
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Yocto
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Yocto
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP