Period
to 16 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 103 88
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.46% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the General category 1.95% 0.97% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.26% -10.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £38,625
90th Percentile £46,750 £46,100 £47,500
North East median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -26.32% +11.76% +28.79%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 256 413 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.51% 31.92% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 228 353 231
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,200 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +9.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £17,137 £26,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £69,750 £65,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -12.50%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Tyne and Wear

Electronics
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Tyne and Wear

Electronics
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 3 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Sunderland +6 2 £35,000 -16.67%
Gateshead - 2 £42,500 - 3
Electronics
North East

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (40.00%) Simulink
4 2 (40.00%) HND
4 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (40.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) PhD
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) Qt
5 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) STL

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (40.00%) Simulink
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) EMC Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (20.00%) Qt
1 1 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) HND
2 2 (40.00%) PhD
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) EMC