Period
to 2 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > Scotland
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 173 199
Rank change year-on-year +39 +26 -37
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 28 55 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.97% 1.04% 0.82%
As % of the General category 2.91% 2.94% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 26
Median annual salary £57,500 £46,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +20.26% -15.00%
10th Percentile £42,000 £26,950 £30,375
90th Percentile £61,750 £130,000 £61,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 962 1,872 2,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 33.24% 35.45% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 541 1,220 1,557
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Scotland

Electronics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Scotland

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in Scotland over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Scotland

Electronics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Edinburgh +20 12 £57,500 +15.00% 34
Glasgow +45 9 £57,500 +46.50% 1
Stirling - 3 £53,500 - 1
West Lothian +26 1 - - 1
Aberdeen -10 1 £60,000 +28.34%
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 8 (28.57%) TDD
1 8 (28.57%) Android
1 8 (28.57%) Android Development
1 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 8 (28.57%) Kotlin
1 8 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
1 8 (28.57%) Analogue Electronics
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 6 (21.43%) Software Architecture
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
4 5 (17.86%) C
4 5 (17.86%) C++
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 4 (14.29%) Automotive
5 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) VHDL
5 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 4 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 4 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.71%) Disruptive Innovation
6 3 (10.71%) RS-232
6 3 (10.71%) RS-485
6 3 (10.71%) R

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (3.57%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Bluetooth
1 3 (10.71%) RS-232
1 3 (10.71%) RS-485
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.71%) Wireless
1 3 (10.71%) ZigBee
2 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
2 4 (14.29%) Automotive
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Games
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
1 9 (32.14%) Electronics Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 4 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
3 4 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Lead Android Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Lead iOS Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Android Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) VHDL Design Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) VHDL Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Principal Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) GraphQL
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analogue Electronics
1 8 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.29%) VHDL
3 2 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Android
2 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Android Development
1 8 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
1 8 (28.57%) TDD
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 4 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Disruptive Innovation
5 3 (10.71%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.57%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Kotlin
2 5 (17.86%) C
2 5 (17.86%) C++
3 4 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 4 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
4 3 (10.71%) R
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Rust
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.57%) Keysight
1 1 (3.57%) Xilinx