The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
Wales / South Wales
Rank 84 84 95
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 2 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.24% 1.37% 0.60%
As % of the General category 0.54% 3.08% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 5
Median salary £36,750 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.07% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 369 552 462
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 43.46% 44.41% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 309 443 414
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Electronics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in South Wales

Electronics
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Electronics in South Wales

Electronics
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +4 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Cardiff -2 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Electronics
Wales

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Lucene
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (28.57%) Lucene
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Raspberry Pi
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Atmel
3 1 (14.29%) EMC