The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 173 185 218
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +33
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 44 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 0.52% 0.25%
As % of the General category 1.89% 1.29% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 13
Average salary £43,500 £36,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2332 2245 2339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.55% 40.48% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1544 1860
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Berkshire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Electronics
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 14 £52,500 +123.40% 5
Bracknell +9 10 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Newbury +8 9 £35,000 - 1
Slough +5 2 £40,750 -9.44% 3
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Electronics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Electronics.

1 43 (53.75%) Telecoms
2 37 (46.25%) Marketing
2 37 (46.25%) SAP
3 34 (42.50%) Finance
4 33 (41.25%) Manufacturing
5 31 (38.75%) Programme Management
5 31 (38.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 31 (38.75%) Digital Marketing
5 31 (38.75%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (38.75%) DTV
6 28 (35.00%) Degree
7 18 (22.50%) Windows
8 17 (21.25%) Linux
9 16 (20.00%) C++
10 15 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 15 (18.75%) Software Engineering
11 14 (17.50%) SQL
12 13 (16.25%) C
13 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
13 11 (13.75%) Embedded C
13 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
14 10 (12.50%) C#
14 10 (12.50%) .NET
14 10 (12.50%) MS Office
14 10 (12.50%) Ethernet
14 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
14 10 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
15 9 (11.25%) Apple iOS
15 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
15 9 (11.25%) UNIX

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Electronics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Electronics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.75%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) Commerce Server
3 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Office
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (38.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) IaaS
3 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 9 (11.25%) Wireless
4 8 (10.00%) GPRS
4 8 (10.00%) GSM
5 7 (8.75%) DNS
5 7 (8.75%) Firewall
6 6 (7.50%) DHCP
7 3 (3.75%) Broadband
7 3 (3.75%) 3G
7 3 (3.75%) 2G
7 3 (3.75%) 4G
8 2 (2.50%) VLAN
8 2 (2.50%) SNMP
8 2 (2.50%) SAN
8 2 (2.50%) IPv4
8 2 (2.50%) IPv6
8 2 (2.50%) Internet
9 1 (1.25%) LDAP
9 1 (1.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.25%) MySQL
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Selenium
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) JMeter
2 3 (3.75%) Hudson
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.25%) Ant
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) TestNG
4 1 (1.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) Subversion
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.25%) Gradle
4 1 (1.25%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (53.75%) Telecoms
2 37 (46.25%) Marketing
3 34 (42.50%) Finance
4 33 (41.25%) Manufacturing
5 9 (11.25%) Retail
6 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.75%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.50%) Advertising
7 2 (2.50%) Games
8 1 (1.25%) Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (16.25%) Software Engineer
2 11 (13.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Technical Support
3 8 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Consultant
4 7 (8.75%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) Marketing Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Account Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Graduate
8 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Tester
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (10.00%) MFC
3 7 (8.75%) HTML
4 6 (7.50%) Web Services
5 5 (6.25%) CSS
6 4 (5.00%) XML
7 3 (3.75%) J2EE
7 3 (3.75%) HTML5
8 2 (2.50%) WebGL
8 2 (2.50%) CSS3
8 2 (2.50%) Regular Expression
8 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.50%) jQuery
8 2 (2.50%) XSLT
8 2 (2.50%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.50%) SVG
9 1 (1.25%) XHTML
9 1 (1.25%) XSD
9 1 (1.25%) Middleware
9 1 (1.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 31 (38.75%) DTV
2 9 (11.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.00%) Firmware
3 8 (10.00%) Home Automation
3 8 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (6.25%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.50%) Open Source
6 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.50%) Clustering
6 2 (2.50%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.50%) NHS
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.25%) FMCG
7 1 (1.25%) Informatics
7 1 (1.25%) Wiki
7 1 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Windows
2 17 (21.25%) Linux
3 9 (11.25%) Apple iOS
3 9 (11.25%) UNIX
3 9 (11.25%) Android
4 4 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.25%) VMS
5 1 (1.25%) AIX
5 1 (1.25%) Solaris
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) CentOS
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Programme Management
1 31 (38.75%) Digital Marketing
1 31 (38.75%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (8.75%) Android Development
4 7 (8.75%) iOS Development
4 7 (8.75%) CRM
4 7 (8.75%) Project Management
5 6 (7.50%) Product Management
6 5 (6.25%) Migration
6 5 (6.25%) Scrum
7 4 (5.00%) DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) Network Planning
7 4 (5.00%) Business Development
7 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.75%) ITIL
8 3 (3.75%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.00%) C++
2 14 (17.50%) SQL
3 13 (16.25%) C
4 11 (13.75%) Embedded C
5 10 (12.50%) C#
6 9 (11.25%) Embedded C++
7 8 (10.00%) Assembly Language
7 8 (10.00%) Java
7 8 (10.00%) Perl
8 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
9 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
10 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (5.00%) Python
11 3 (3.75%) Ruby
12 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.25%) Korn
12 1 (1.25%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.75%) PMP
2 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
4 1 (1.25%) PhD
4 1 (1.25%) HND
4 1 (1.25%) MCP
4 1 (1.25%) CCIE
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) MCITP
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.75%) Xen
4 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.25%) NFS
5 1 (1.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) Nagios
3 2 (2.50%) Opsview
4 1 (1.25%) YUM
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) SAP
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.25%) EMC
4 8 (10.00%) NEC
5 7 (8.75%) VMware
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle
6 5 (6.25%) Hitachi
7 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.00%) Cisco
8 3 (3.75%) IBM
8 3 (3.75%) Citrix
8 3 (3.75%) ATG
8 3 (3.75%) hybris
9 2 (2.50%) HP
9 2 (2.50%) JBoss
10 1 (1.25%) Vignette
10 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.25%) Sun
10 1 (1.25%) Dell
10 1 (1.25%) BEA
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