The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 6.62% 0.70% -
As % of the General category 16.07% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £37,000 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.90% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.68%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 56 39 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 41.18% 27.27% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 47
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £19,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £52,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Electronics
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Wakefield

Electronics
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 13 (100.00%) GPRS
1 13 (100.00%) GSM
1 13 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 13 (100.00%) Firmware
1 13 (100.00%) Wireless
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 13 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 13 (100.00%) Atmel
1 13 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
2 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 13 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 13 (100.00%) GPRS
1 13 (100.00%) GSM
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) Wireless
1 13 (100.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) SDLC
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Atmel