Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 216 314
Rank change year-on-year +62 +98 +38
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 254 135 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.95% 1.13% 0.41%
As % of the General category 4.77% 3.03% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 201 116 50
North West median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,175
90th Percentile £72,500 £53,000 £48,825
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 5328 4461 4952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.90% 37.35% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3860 3648 3879
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
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 23 September 2017.

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 23 September 2017. 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 +59 246 £46,000 +15.00% 6
Cheshire -38 6 £34,500 -16.87% 1
Cumbria - 2 £41,000 -
Electronics
England

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

1 195 (76.77%) SAP
2 190 (74.80%) Manufacturing
3 186 (73.23%) Marketing
4 180 (70.87%) Digital Marketing
4 180 (70.87%) Telecoms
4 180 (70.87%) Business Intelligence
5 179 (70.47%) Finance
5 179 (70.47%) Programme Management
6 119 (46.85%) SQL
7 99 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
8 97 (38.19%) Java
9 86 (33.86%) Python
10 81 (31.89%) JavaScript
11 76 (29.92%) E-Commerce
12 72 (28.35%) Big Data
13 71 (27.95%) C++
14 70 (27.56%) .NET
15 69 (27.17%) Open Source
16 68 (26.77%) HTML
17 61 (24.02%) CSS
17 61 (24.02%) Web Development
17 61 (24.02%) Machine Learning
18 59 (23.23%) DevOps
19 53 (20.87%) Degree
20 52 (20.47%) Windows
21 50 (19.69%) Test Automation
21 50 (19.69%) Hadoop
22 47 (18.50%) Relational Database
23 45 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
23 45 (17.72%) Shell Script

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 35 (13.78%) Apache Spark
2 32 (12.60%) IIS
3 6 (2.36%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.57%) Apache
4 4 (1.57%) Confluence
5 3 (1.18%) Liferay
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.39%) CMS
7 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (12.60%) FileZilla
2 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.79%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.12%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (2.36%) Magento
2 6 (2.36%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (17.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (16.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.36%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.60%) FTP
1 32 (12.60%) SMTP
2 5 (1.97%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.57%) RS-232
4 2 (0.79%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (28.35%) Big Data
2 50 (19.69%) Hadoop
3 47 (18.50%) Relational Database
4 43 (16.93%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.76%) Apache Accumulo
6 7 (2.76%) CouchDB
6 7 (2.76%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.79%) MySQL
10 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (9.06%) JIRA
2 17 (6.69%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.51%) TeamCity
4 13 (5.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (5.12%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.33%) JUnit
6 10 (3.94%) Bitbucket
6 10 (3.94%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.94%) EasyMock
7 8 (3.15%) GitLab
7 8 (3.15%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.76%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.76%) Maven
8 7 (2.76%) PyCharm
9 5 (1.97%) Grunt
9 5 (1.97%) gulp
9 5 (1.97%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.97%) QUnit
10 3 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 190 (74.80%) Manufacturing
2 186 (73.23%) Marketing
3 180 (70.87%) Telecoms
4 179 (70.47%) Finance
5 36 (14.17%) Retail
6 4 (1.57%) Games
6 4 (1.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.39%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Military
7 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 107 (42.13%) Developer
2 39 (15.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 32 (12.60%) Web Developer
4 29 (11.42%) Software Engineer
5 28 (11.02%) Architect
6 27 (10.63%) .NET Developer
6 27 (10.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (10.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 27 (10.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 25 (9.84%) Analyst
7 25 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (9.84%) C# Developer
8 24 (9.45%) DevOps Engineer
9 23 (9.06%) Cloud Architect
9 23 (9.06%) Lead DevOps
10 22 (8.66%) DevOps Architect
11 21 (8.27%) Business Analyst
12 15 (5.91%) Product Manager
12 15 (5.91%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (27.56%) .NET
2 68 (26.77%) HTML
3 61 (24.02%) CSS
4 40 (15.75%) jQuery
5 35 (13.78%) Ajax
6 33 (12.99%) JSON
7 32 (12.60%) Regular Expression
8 31 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (10.63%) ASP.NET
9 27 (10.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (9.06%) MSMQ
10 23 (9.06%) RabbitMQ
11 18 (7.09%) Spring
12 13 (5.12%) Apache Flex
12 13 (5.12%) HTML5
13 12 (4.72%) Java EE
14 10 (3.94%) EJB
14 10 (3.94%) JSF
15 8 (3.15%) Akka
15 8 (3.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.57%) Public Cloud
2 29 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (9.45%) N-Tier
4 18 (7.09%) User Experience
5 9 (3.54%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.76%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.76%) Web 2.0
7 5 (1.97%) Chip and PIN
7 5 (1.97%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.97%) EPoS
8 4 (1.57%) Wiki
9 2 (0.79%) CCTV
9 2 (0.79%) CPLD
9 2 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.79%) SystemC
9 2 (0.79%) VHDL
10 1 (0.39%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (20.47%) Windows
2 40 (15.75%) Linux
3 38 (14.96%) Unix
4 4 (1.57%) Android
4 4 (1.57%) CentOS
4 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (70.87%) Business Intelligence
1 180 (70.87%) Digital Marketing
2 179 (70.47%) Programme Management
3 99 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (29.92%) E-Commerce
5 69 (27.17%) Open Source
6 61 (24.02%) Machine Learning
6 61 (24.02%) Web Development
7 59 (23.23%) DevOps
8 50 (19.69%) Test Automation
9 42 (16.54%) Analytics
10 41 (16.14%) OO
11 40 (15.75%) Software Engineering
12 39 (15.35%) Front End Development
13 36 (14.17%) Continuous Delivery
14 33 (12.99%) MVC
15 31 (12.20%) TDD
16 30 (11.81%) SEO
17 29 (11.42%) Scrum
18 26 (10.24%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 119 (46.85%) SQL
2 97 (38.19%) Java
3 86 (33.86%) Python
4 81 (31.89%) JavaScript
5 71 (27.95%) C++
6 45 (17.72%) Shell Script
7 38 (14.96%) T-SQL
8 37 (14.57%) Go
9 34 (13.39%) PHP
10 32 (12.60%) VBScript
11 31 (12.20%) C#
12 25 (9.84%) C
13 14 (5.51%) VB
14 13 (5.12%) Ruby
15 9 (3.54%) MATLAB
15 9 (3.54%) R
16 7 (2.76%) Clojure
16 7 (2.76%) Embedded C
16 7 (2.76%) TypeScript
17 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (20.87%) Degree
2 13 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.33%) Master's Degree
3 11 (4.33%) PhD
4 5 (1.97%) ISEB
5 4 (1.57%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.79%) CISM
7 2 (0.79%) CRISC
7 2 (0.79%) HND
7 2 (0.79%) SANS
8 1 (0.39%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.72%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (10.24%) Docker
2 8 (3.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 44 (17.32%) Ansible
2 43 (16.93%) Opscode Chef
2 43 (16.93%) Puppet
3 23 (9.06%) Mesos
4 12 (4.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.39%) Marathon
5 1 (0.39%) rkt
Vendors
1 195 (76.77%) SAP
2 43 (16.93%) Google
3 32 (12.60%) PayPal
4 29 (11.42%) hybris
5 7 (2.76%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.36%) ATG
6 6 (2.36%) CyberSource
6 6 (2.36%) IBM
6 6 (2.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.57%) Adobe
7 4 (1.57%) EMC
7 4 (1.57%) Freescale
7 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.18%) Elastic Path
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle
9 2 (0.79%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.39%) Apple
10 1 (0.39%) Ariba
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix
10 1 (0.39%) Dell