The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 15.38% 29.55% 10.81%
As % of the General category 44.44% 68.42% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.93% -  
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 Fife with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9 19 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 34.62% 43.18% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 9
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -18.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife 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 Fife

Electronics
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Fife

Electronics
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Fife region over the 3 months to 23 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
Glenrothes -2 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Electronics
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Fife region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 5 (62.50%) Altera
2 4 (50.00%) Actel
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Lean Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) VHDL
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (50.00%) DO-254
2 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (50.00%) Firmware
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) FPGA Design
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Process Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (50.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) FPGA Design
1 4 (50.00%) Lean Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) DO-254
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Altera
2 4 (50.00%) Actel
2 4 (50.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Cadence
3 1 (12.50%) Xilinx