The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
England / North East
Rank 63 73 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 10 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.57% 0.31% 1.97%
As % of the General category 5.95% 0.85% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Median salary £42,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.78% -5.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 168 236 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 26.37% 36.70% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 140 204 205
Median salary £34,000 £35,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.54% -6.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £21,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Electronics
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Electronics in the North East

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the North East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the North East

Electronics
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Durham +2 4 £38,750 +17.42% 3
Tyne and Wear - 4 £42,500 - 7
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) C
5 6 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 6 (33.33%) Physics
5 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 2 (11.11%) Firmware
7 2 (11.11%) C++
8 1 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (5.56%) Perl
8 1 (5.56%) Unix
8 1 (5.56%) Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
8 1 (5.56%) ISO 9000
8 1 (5.56%) EMC
8 1 (5.56%) 802.15
8 1 (5.56%) CAD
8 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
8 1 (5.56%) Simulink
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.56%) Wireless

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.56%) Simulink
1 1 (5.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) 802.15
1 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.56%) LTE
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
1 9 (50.00%) Software Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Lead Software Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Lead Software Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Architect
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Lead .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (33.33%) Physics
3 6 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) CAD
4 1 (5.56%) Disruptive Innovation
4 1 (5.56%) FPGA Design
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.56%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) EMC
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