Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 135 180
Rank change year-on-year -31 +45 +8
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 11 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.36% 0.57% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.73% 1.41% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 8
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +18.57% -
10th Percentile £32,775 £31,250 £28,350
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £42,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,472
% change year-on-year +12.50% +12.76% +1.35%

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 1500 919 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 48.76% 40.50% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 755 1081
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,174 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -8 3 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Crewe - 2 £40,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 2 £40,000 -
Electronics
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Firmware
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (18.18%) CCTV
4 2 (18.18%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) Android
4 2 (18.18%) Qt
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) QML
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) RS-232
4 2 (18.18%) RS-485
4 2 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) RS-232
1 2 (18.18%) RS-485
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) QML
1 2 (18.18%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft