Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > North West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 212 221
Rank change year-on-year -38 +9 +90
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 115 153 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.94% 1.23% 1.09%
As % of the General category 2.30% 3.34% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 103 112 106
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,000 £52,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 4,994 4,586 4,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.92% 36.91% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,765 3,547 3,697
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -11 101 £52,500 +16.67% 27
Cheshire -29 13 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Lancashire -6 1 £30,500 -32.22% 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 82 (71.30%) SAP
2 81 (70.43%) Manufacturing
3 80 (69.57%) Finance
4 79 (68.70%) Telecoms
4 79 (68.70%) Programme Management
4 79 (68.70%) Business Intelligence
4 79 (68.70%) Marketing
4 79 (68.70%) Digital Marketing
5 65 (56.52%) Software Engineering
6 62 (53.91%) Python
7 60 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
8 53 (46.09%) Big Data
9 46 (40.00%) Machine Learning
9 46 (40.00%) Kubernetes
10 45 (39.13%) DevOps
11 42 (36.52%) C++
11 42 (36.52%) Java
12 41 (35.65%) JavaScript
13 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (33.91%) Ansible
15 38 (33.04%) C#
16 36 (31.30%) Docker
17 31 (26.96%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (26.96%) .NET
18 29 (25.22%) Hadoop
19 28 (24.35%) Linux
20 25 (21.74%) Apache Spark
21 24 (20.87%) AngularJS
21 24 (20.87%) React
22 22 (19.13%) Retail

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 25 (21.74%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (13.04%) SaaS
3 11 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (46.09%) Big Data
2 29 (25.22%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.96%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.74%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.74%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.74%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (1.74%) HDInsight
6 2 (1.74%) MySQL
7 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.87%) MS Access
7 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) TeamCity
2 9 (7.83%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.83%) GitLab
3 8 (6.96%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.09%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.22%) JIRA
6 5 (4.35%) PyCharm
7 3 (2.61%) Ant
7 3 (2.61%) Codeship
7 3 (2.61%) GoCD
7 3 (2.61%) Gradle
7 3 (2.61%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 81 (70.43%) Manufacturing
2 80 (69.57%) Finance
3 79 (68.70%) Marketing
3 79 (68.70%) Telecoms
4 22 (19.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.61%) Games
6 2 (1.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (23.48%) Software Engineer
2 19 (16.52%) Analyst
2 19 (16.52%) Engineering Manager
2 19 (16.52%) Software Engineering Manager
3 15 (13.04%) Software Manager
4 12 (10.43%) Test Analyst
5 11 (9.57%) Developer
5 11 (9.57%) Embedded Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (7.83%) Product Manager
7 8 (6.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Electronics Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) QA Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Software Product Manager
9 6 (5.22%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.96%) .NET
2 24 (20.87%) AngularJS
2 24 (20.87%) React
3 8 (6.96%) Gherkin
4 5 (4.35%) Apache Flex
4 5 (4.35%) REST
5 4 (3.48%) MSMQ
5 4 (3.48%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.61%) CSS
6 3 (2.61%) HTML
7 2 (1.74%) Ajax
7 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.74%) QML
7 2 (1.74%) Qt
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.87%) EDI
8 1 (0.87%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 60 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (6.96%) Virtual Team
4 6 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.48%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.61%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.61%) VHDL
8 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.74%) CCTV
8 2 (1.74%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.74%) Verilog
9 1 (0.87%) Fintech
9 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.35%) Linux
2 13 (11.30%) Windows
3 5 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (3.48%) Unix
5 2 (1.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (68.70%) Business Intelligence
1 79 (68.70%) Digital Marketing
1 79 (68.70%) Programme Management
2 65 (56.52%) Software Engineering
3 46 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 45 (39.13%) DevOps
5 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (26.96%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (16.52%) Open Source
8 18 (15.65%) BDD
8 18 (15.65%) Test Automation
9 16 (13.91%) Analytics
9 16 (13.91%) TDD
10 14 (12.17%) Scenario Testing
10 14 (12.17%) Scrum
11 12 (10.43%) Kanban
11 12 (10.43%) Pair Programming
12 11 (9.57%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (8.70%) Mathematics
13 10 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.91%) Python
2 42 (36.52%) C++
2 42 (36.52%) Java
3 41 (35.65%) JavaScript
4 38 (33.04%) C#
5 21 (18.26%) Go
6 18 (15.65%) SQL
7 16 (13.91%) C
8 11 (9.57%) Ruby
9 7 (6.09%) Embedded C
9 7 (6.09%) Embedded C++
10 6 (5.22%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.61%) Perl
12 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.74%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.74%) PHP
13 2 (1.74%) R
13 2 (1.74%) VBA
14 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) PhD
3 2 (1.74%) HNC
3 2 (1.74%) HND
3 2 (1.74%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.26%) QA
2 15 (13.04%) GCP
3 3 (2.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (31.30%) Docker
2 9 (7.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 46 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 39 (33.91%) Ansible
3 13 (11.30%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (9.57%) Puppet
5 4 (3.48%) Marathon
5 4 (3.48%) Mesos
5 4 (3.48%) rkt
5 4 (3.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (71.30%) SAP
2 16 (13.91%) Google
3 5 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.74%) EMC
4 2 (1.74%) hybris
4 2 (1.74%) Informatica
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.74%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.87%) Atmel
5 1 (0.87%) Capita