Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 131 177
Rank change year-on-year -30 +46 +4
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.25% 0.73% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.54% 1.75% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 12
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +18.57% -
10th Percentile £23,700 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,375 £48,125
North West median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +2.56% +11.43%

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 1302 915 1348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 45.97% 41.52% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 851 770 1060
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.64% -2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,050 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -10 4 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Crewe - 1 £40,000 - 1
Electronics
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) QML
3 2 (28.57%) Master's Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (28.57%) CCTV
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Qt
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) QMS
4 1 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
4 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing

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 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) RS-232
1 1 (14.29%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior C Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) QML
1 2 (28.57%) Qt
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) CCTV
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) QMS
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Master's Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP