Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 180 266
Rank change year-on-year -39 +86 +56
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 150 217 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.29% 1.64% 0.87%
As % of the General category 3.34% 3.86% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 84 177 89
North West median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50% +11.28%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,275 £69,500 £53,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,497 5,626 4,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.64% 42.55% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,353 4,114 3,701
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +11.87% -1.23%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the North West

Electronics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Electronics in the North West

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the North West

Electronics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Manchester -25 139 £44,000 -4.35% 30
Cheshire +22 9 £48,750 +21.88% 11
Cumbria +1 1 - - 2
Merseyside - 1 £30,000 - 2
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 92 (61.33%) Manufacturing
2 81 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (50.67%) Software Engineering
3 76 (50.67%) Telecoms
4 75 (50.00%) Finance
4 75 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 75 (50.00%) SAP
4 75 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (50.00%) Marketing
4 75 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
5 60 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 45 (30.00%) Linux
7 42 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (27.33%) BDD
9 39 (26.00%) Time Management
10 38 (25.33%) TDD
11 37 (24.67%) Information Security
11 37 (24.67%) Big Data
12 36 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
12 36 (24.00%) Line Management
12 36 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 35 (23.33%) SDLC
14 33 (22.00%) C++
15 32 (21.33%) Python
16 28 (18.67%) C#
17 27 (18.00%) Kubernetes
18 26 (17.33%) Mentoring
18 26 (17.33%) Military
18 26 (17.33%) Degree

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (14.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (12.67%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (10.67%) SaaS
5 9 (6.00%) Office 365
6 5 (3.33%) IaaS
6 5 (3.33%) PaaS
7 4 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.33%) VPN
3 4 (2.67%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.00%) RS-232
4 3 (2.00%) Wireless
5 2 (1.33%) Firewall
5 2 (1.33%) RFID
5 2 (1.33%) RS-485
6 1 (0.67%) DHCP
6 1 (0.67%) DNS
6 1 (0.67%) LAN
6 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.67%) Big Data
2 8 (5.33%) Couchbase
2 8 (5.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.67%) MySQL
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.33%) Power BI
5 2 (1.33%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (1.33%) QlikView
5 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (14.00%) Selenium
2 17 (11.33%) TeamCity
3 12 (8.00%) JIRA
3 12 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 9 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (2.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.67%) Serilog
7 3 (2.00%) CMake
7 3 (2.00%) GCC
7 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.33%) Ant
8 2 (1.33%) Codeship
8 2 (1.33%) GoCD
8 2 (1.33%) Gradle
8 2 (1.33%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 92 (61.33%) Manufacturing
2 76 (50.67%) Telecoms
3 75 (50.00%) Finance
3 75 (50.00%) Marketing
4 26 (17.33%) Military
5 23 (15.33%) Retail
6 18 (12.00%) Games
7 7 (4.67%) Banking
8 2 (1.33%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.33%) Automotive
8 2 (1.33%) Local Government
8 2 (1.33%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (28.67%) Software Engineer
2 30 (20.00%) Developer
3 19 (12.67%) Test Engineer
4 14 (9.33%) .NET Developer
4 14 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (9.33%) C# Developer
5 12 (8.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 12 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 11 (7.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (7.33%) Software Test Engineer
7 9 (6.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (6.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 8 (5.33%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (5.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 7 (4.67%) Analyst
9 7 (4.67%) Electronics Engineer
10 6 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (4.00%) C++ Developer
10 6 (4.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.33%) .NET
1 20 (13.33%) HTML
2 15 (10.00%) CSS
3 14 (9.33%) HTML5
4 12 (8.00%) .NET Core
4 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (8.00%) SignalR
5 9 (6.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (6.00%) Ajax
5 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (6.00%) React
5 9 (6.00%) REST
6 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET Core
6 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (5.33%) Autofac
6 8 (5.33%) CSS3
6 8 (5.33%) Dapper ORM
6 8 (5.33%) Entity Framework
6 8 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 14 (9.33%) User Experience
4 12 (8.00%) Acoustics
4 12 (8.00%) Blog
5 10 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (6.00%) Algorithms
7 7 (4.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (4.00%) Mobile App
9 5 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (2.67%) 3D Printing
10 4 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (2.00%) Vector Graphics
12 2 (1.33%) CCTV
12 2 (1.33%) Digital TV
12 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.67%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.00%) Linux
2 20 (13.33%) Windows
3 13 (8.67%) Android
4 9 (6.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (6.00%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (3.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.33%) FreeRTOS
7 2 (1.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (50.67%) Software Engineering
3 75 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 75 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 75 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 60 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 41 (27.33%) BDD
7 39 (26.00%) Time Management
8 38 (25.33%) TDD
9 37 (24.67%) Information Security
10 36 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 36 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
10 36 (24.00%) Line Management
11 35 (23.33%) SDLC
12 26 (17.33%) Mentoring
13 24 (16.00%) Information Assurance
13 24 (16.00%) Software Delivery
14 23 (15.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (13.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.00%) C++
2 32 (21.33%) Python
3 28 (18.67%) C#
4 23 (15.33%) SQL
5 22 (14.67%) Java
6 16 (10.67%) JavaScript
7 15 (10.00%) C
8 14 (9.33%) Go
9 12 (8.00%) Perl
10 11 (7.33%) PowerShell
11 10 (6.67%) Embedded C
11 10 (6.67%) T-SQL
12 7 (4.67%) Embedded C++
13 6 (4.00%) Apple Swift
13 6 (4.00%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.00%) Assembly Language
14 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.00%) GLSL
14 3 (2.00%) MATLAB
14 3 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (17.33%) Degree
2 6 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.67%) CEH
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.67%) CISSP
6 1 (0.67%) GSEC
6 1 (0.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 22 (14.67%) Docker
2 17 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 9 (6.00%) Firmware
6 5 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.33%) vSphere
7 1 (0.67%) KVM
7 1 (0.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (18.00%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.67%) Ansible
3 7 (4.67%) Terraform
4 5 (3.33%) Grafana
4 5 (3.33%) Kibana
4 5 (3.33%) Packer
5 4 (2.67%) Istio
6 3 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 75 (50.00%) SAP
2 21 (14.00%) Google
3 18 (12.00%) VMware
4 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.00%) Atlassian
6 5 (3.33%) EMC
6 5 (3.33%) Twitter
7 3 (2.00%) Oracle
8 2 (1.33%) Freescale
8 2 (1.33%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.67%) SYSPRO