Period
to 16 October 2019

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

Electronics
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 124 121
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 21 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.13% 0.64% 0.76%
As % of the General category 3.27% 1.91% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 15
Wales median annual salary £41,250 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% -2.78% +22.45%
10th Percentile £25,383 £33,075 £26,750
90th Percentile £58,250 £53,625 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 643 681 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.70% 33.65% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 512 530 631
Wales median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,741 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Wales

Electronics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Wales

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Wales over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Wales

Electronics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
South Wales +4 12 £50,000 +11.11% 7
North Wales +9 7 £25,383 -32.31% 1
West Wales +16 2 £40,500 -4.71% 2
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Wales region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
3 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (33.33%) Marketing
3 7 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (33.33%) SAP
3 7 (33.33%) Public Sector
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) C++
5 5 (23.81%) C
5 5 (23.81%) Arduino
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 5 (23.81%) Raspberry Pi
6 4 (19.05%) Django
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded C
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (19.05%) Python
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
7 3 (14.29%) Firmware
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (14.29%) ISO 13485
8 2 (9.52%) RS-232
8 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile App

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Bluetooth
1 2 (9.52%) RS-232
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
1 2 (9.52%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) IntelliJ
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
3 7 (33.33%) Marketing
3 7 (33.33%) Public Sector
3 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Embedded Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Embedded Software Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Python Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Electrical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (19.05%) Django
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Arduino
1 5 (23.81%) Raspberry Pi
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (4.76%) CAD
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.76%) Prototyping
5 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.76%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) C
2 5 (23.81%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Embedded C
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO 13485
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft