Period
to 25 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 65 49 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +29 -
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 17 3 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.93% 0.74% 0.32%
As % of the General category 6.77% 1.40% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
10th Percentile £25,875 £38,500 "
25th Percentile £32,000 £41,875 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £50,000 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year -32.00% +81.82% -
75th Percentile £36,000 £56,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £38,150 £58,500 "
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 251 215 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.20% 52.83% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 118 101 180
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,975
25th Percentile £33,188 £29,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £77,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £77,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Northern Ireland

Electronics
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronics in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Electronics in Northern Ireland

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Northern Ireland

Electronics
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 25 June 2021. 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
County Antrim -5 17 £34,000 -32.00%
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) C++
3 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
4 11 (64.71%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) Manufacturing
5 10 (58.82%) OO
6 9 (52.94%) Windows
6 9 (52.94%) Java
6 9 (52.94%) OOD
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Physics
7 8 (47.06%) Requirements Gathering
8 7 (41.18%) QA
9 6 (35.29%) Social Skills
10 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
10 5 (29.41%) Degree
10 5 (29.41%) Firmware
10 5 (29.41%) Python
10 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
11 4 (23.53%) JTAG
11 4 (23.53%) Open Source
11 4 (23.53%) Coaching
11 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
11 4 (23.53%) Asynchronous Programming
11 4 (23.53%) Linux
11 4 (23.53%) C
11 4 (23.53%) Perl
11 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 4 (23.53%) Video\Live Streaming

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) AWS
1 1 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.88%) CircleCI
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
2 1 (5.88%) Robot Framework
General
1 11 (64.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (35.29%) Social Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) GStreamer
2 1 (5.88%) OpenCV
2 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (5.88%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
3 10 (58.82%) OO
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (52.94%) OOD
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Physics
5 8 (47.06%) Requirements Gathering
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
7 4 (23.53%) Asynchronous Programming
7 4 (23.53%) Coaching
7 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
7 4 (23.53%) Open Source
8 3 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Image Processing
9 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 4 (23.53%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Sun