The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 87 97
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 7 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the General category 1.28% 1.32% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Median salary £42,500 £51,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.07% +33.11%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 546 605 768
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 43.93% 51.01% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 326 336 446
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Electronics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Edinburgh

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Salary histogram for Electronics in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 7 (63.64%) PhD
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 3 (27.27%) Qt
4 3 (27.27%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Synopsys
5 2 (18.18%) Cadence
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 2 (18.18%) ASIC
5 2 (18.18%) CAD
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) ASIC Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) ASIC Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Qt
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) ASIC
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Arduino
4 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 1 (9.09%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
2 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
3 2 (18.18%) CAD
3 2 (18.18%) Electronic Design Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) IT Audit
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Kernel Development
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) PhD
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) CRISC
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cadence
1 2 (18.18%) Synopsys
2 1 (9.09%) QNX
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago