Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 147 106
Rank change year-on-year -16 -41 +65
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 15 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 0.24% 1.32%
As % of the General category 1.02% 0.55% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 24
Cheshire median annual salary £48,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,000 £31,625
90th Percentile £54,950 £42,875 £54,000
North West median annual salary £49,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.56% +20.00% -6.25%

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

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,466 1,089 1,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 46.20% 43.35% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 971 745 919
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £63,566 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Cheshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Cheshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +6 8 £48,750 +38.30%
Chester -4 1 - - 4
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Electronics
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 7 (46.67%) C
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Android
5 3 (20.00%) Video Processing
5 3 (20.00%) Firmware
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) Advertising
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) CCTV
6 2 (13.33%) QML
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Qt
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
7 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (6.67%) ANSI C
7 1 (6.67%) Fintech

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) QML
1 2 (13.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) CCTV
2 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Video Processing
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Kernel Development
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) ANSI C
6 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware