Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
UK > Wales
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 87 114
Rank change year-on-year -16 +27 +20
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 8 31 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.56% 1.83% 0.88%
As % of the General category 1.47% 5.68% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 16
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,850
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.65% +10.69%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £34,375
90th Percentile £48,125 £66,125 £55,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 546 546 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.24% 32.19% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 456 467 564
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,300 £60,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Wales

Electronics
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronics in Wales.

Salary trend for Electronics in Wales

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in Wales over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 -12 8 £40,000 -6.43% 3
Electronics
UK

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) Firmware
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Welsh Language
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Military
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Military
1 2 (25.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (25.00%) IoT Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Validation Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Verification Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft