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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 74 45 75
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +30
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 23 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.27% 4.82% 1.28%
As % of the General category 12.11% 14.23% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
190 260 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 18.77% 33.85% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 146 234 175
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 £28,200 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,600 £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 24 October 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Brighton

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 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 36 (58.06%) C
2 30 (48.39%) C++
2 30 (48.39%) Linux
3 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
3 23 (37.10%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (35.48%) Degree
4 22 (35.48%) Computer Science
5 21 (33.87%) Algorithms
6 20 (32.26%) Embedded C++
7 19 (30.65%) UML
7 19 (30.65%) Embedded Linux
8 12 (19.35%) Manufacturing
9 9 (14.52%) Assembly Language
10 8 (12.90%) Marketing
10 8 (12.90%) Social Media
10 8 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (12.90%) User Experience
11 7 (11.29%) Analytics
11 7 (11.29%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (11.29%) System Testing
11 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
11 7 (11.29%) Web Development
11 7 (11.29%) Software Testing
11 7 (11.29%) SEO
11 7 (11.29%) HNC
11 7 (11.29%) HND
12 6 (9.68%) EMC
12 6 (9.68%) CAD
12 6 (9.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (9.68%) Physics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) WebTrends
1 4 (6.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) SAN
1 3 (4.84%) VLAN
1 3 (4.84%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
General
1 12 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) French Language
3 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Software Engineer
2 19 (30.65%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (22.58%) Junior Tester
4 14 (22.58%) Tester
4 14 (22.58%) Junior
5 12 (19.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 12 (19.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Deployment Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Graduate Software Tester
6 7 (11.29%) Junior Software Tester
6 7 (11.29%) Hardware Tester
6 7 (11.29%) Graduate
6 7 (11.29%) Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Software Tester
7 6 (9.68%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Hardware Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Hardware Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (35.48%) Computer Science
3 21 (33.87%) Algorithms
4 8 (12.90%) User Experience
4 8 (12.90%) Social Media
5 7 (11.29%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (9.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (9.68%) Physics
7 4 (6.45%) Statistics
8 3 (4.84%) Blog
8 3 (4.84%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Linux
2 19 (30.65%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
2 19 (30.65%) UML
3 8 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (11.29%) System Testing
4 7 (11.29%) SEO
4 7 (11.29%) Analytics
4 7 (11.29%) Software Testing
4 7 (11.29%) Web Development
5 6 (9.68%) CAD
6 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.45%) Business Development
7 3 (4.84%) Image Processing
7 3 (4.84%) Video Processing
7 3 (4.84%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) C
2 30 (48.39%) C++
3 20 (32.26%) Embedded C++
4 9 (14.52%) Assembly Language
5 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.45%) R
6 4 (6.45%) Java
6 4 (6.45%) SQL
6 4 (6.45%) VBA
6 4 (6.45%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) HNC
2 7 (11.29%) HND
3 3 (4.84%) CCNA
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.84%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) EMC
2 4 (6.45%) Omniture
2 4 (6.45%) Google
2 4 (6.45%) Coremetrics
3 3 (4.84%) Twitter
3 3 (4.84%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) Dell
4 1 (1.61%) SAP