The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 74 45 77
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +32
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 22 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.20% 5.24% 1.28%
As % of the General category 11.40% 14.91% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 41 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
Electronics
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

General Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
193 275 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 19.26% 35.12% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 149 246 177
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,400 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Electronics
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Brighton

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Brighton

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 33 (61.11%) C
2 27 (50.00%) C++
2 27 (50.00%) Linux
3 22 (40.74%) Computer Science
3 22 (40.74%) Degree
4 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
5 19 (35.19%) Algorithms
6 18 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (33.33%) Embedded C++
7 17 (31.48%) UML
7 17 (31.48%) Embedded Linux
8 12 (22.22%) Manufacturing
9 8 (14.81%) Assembly Language
10 7 (12.96%) HNC
10 7 (12.96%) HND
10 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
10 7 (12.96%) System Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
10 7 (12.96%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (11.11%) Physics
11 6 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (11.11%) EMC
11 6 (11.11%) CAD
12 3 (5.56%) vSphere
12 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
12 3 (5.56%) Social Media
12 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
12 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (5.56%) User Experience

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) SAN
1 3 (5.56%) VLAN
1 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
General
1 12 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Software Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (25.93%) Junior Tester
3 14 (25.93%) Tester
3 14 (25.93%) Junior
4 13 (24.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 10 (18.52%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Graduate Software Tester
6 7 (12.96%) Junior Software Tester
6 7 (12.96%) Hardware Tester
6 7 (12.96%) Deployment Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Software Tester
6 7 (12.96%) Graduate
7 6 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Hardware Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) IT Administrator
9 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 19 (35.19%) Algorithms
3 18 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.96%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (11.11%) Physics
6 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
6 3 (5.56%) Social Media
6 3 (5.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.85%) Blog
7 1 (1.85%) DTV
7 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Linux
2 17 (31.48%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
2 17 (31.48%) UML
3 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
3 7 (12.96%) System Testing
4 6 (11.11%) CAD
5 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.70%) SEO
6 2 (3.70%) Image Processing
6 2 (3.70%) Video Processing
6 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (3.70%) Analytics
6 2 (3.70%) Web Development
7 1 (1.85%) Business Development
7 1 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) C
2 27 (50.00%) C++
3 18 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 8 (14.81%) Assembly Language
5 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) R
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) HNC
2 7 (12.96%) HND
3 3 (5.56%) CCNA
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) EMC
2 3 (5.56%) VMware
2 3 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) Omniture
3 1 (1.85%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) Coremetrics
3 1 (1.85%) Twitter