The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 37 49 49
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.74% 3.72% 3.92%
As % of the General category 5.32% 13.50% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 17
Median salary £50,000 £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +122.22% -40.00%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 94 163 243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 32.75% 27.58% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 77 147 185
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Electronics
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Suffolk

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Suffolk over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Suffolk

Electronics
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £50,000 -
Ipswich +19 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Electronics
East of England

Electronics
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Assembly Language
2 6 (75.00%) Firmware
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) OrCAD
4 2 (25.00%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) CAD
5 1 (12.50%) Siemens
5 1 (12.50%) SCADA
5 1 (12.50%) Allen-Bradley

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (37.50%) OrCAD
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Design Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PLC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PLC SCADA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SCADA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Assembly Language
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (12.50%) Siemens