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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 66 103 53
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -50
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 25 1 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.96% 0.098% 4.83%
As % of the General category 9.65% 0.35% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 21
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £47,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
259 288 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.61% 28.13% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 228 253 246
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 28 April 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Brighton

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 41 (78.85%) Embedded Systems
2 33 (63.46%) C
2 33 (63.46%) Degree
3 32 (61.54%) Firmware
4 31 (59.62%) Software Engineering
5 29 (55.77%) C++
6 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
7 16 (30.77%) Windows
8 15 (28.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 14 (26.92%) CPLD
9 14 (26.92%) Linux
9 14 (26.92%) Mathematics
10 11 (21.15%) Qt
10 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
11 8 (15.38%) SQL
12 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 4 (7.69%) MS Office
14 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
14 3 (5.77%) Unix
14 3 (5.77%) Games
15 2 (3.85%) vSphere
15 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
15 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
15 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (3.85%) VMware
15 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
15 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
15 2 (3.85%) Marketing
15 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Embedded Engineer
2 29 (55.77%) Software Engineer
3 28 (53.85%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (34.62%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 18 (34.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (32.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (28.85%) Hardware Engineer
7 14 (26.92%) Audio Engineer
7 14 (26.92%) FPGA Engineer
7 14 (26.92%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (15.38%) C++ Programmer
8 8 (15.38%) Programmer
8 8 (15.38%) Software Programmer
9 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Linux Support
10 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 41 (78.85%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
3 15 (28.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 14 (26.92%) CPLD
4 14 (26.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.85%) CCTV
5 2 (3.85%) SCADA
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Unix
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Software Engineering
2 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
2 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
2 2 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
3 1 (1.92%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
3 1 (1.92%) Presales
3 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
3 1 (1.92%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (1.92%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
3 1 (1.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) C
2 29 (55.77%) C++
3 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 33 (63.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) Firmware
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Citrix
2 2 (3.85%) SAP
2 2 (3.85%) VMware