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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 80 120
Rank change year-on-year -34 +40  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.14% 0.84% 0.47%
As % of the General category 0.30% 1.87% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Median salary £33,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.25% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £58,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 661 428 740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.12% 44.91% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 420 353 559
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,944 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -15 1 £26,000 -25.71%
Electronics
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) CAD
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) VC++
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

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 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) CAD
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) QMS
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Freescale
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP