The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 69 91 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 26 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.75% 1.32% 3.56%
As % of the General category 8.97% 4.75% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 27
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Electronics
South East

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

General Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
290 295 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 30.69% 27.75% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 232 232 240
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Electronics
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Electronics Salary Trend in East Sussex

Electronics
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Electronics
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Brighton +8 23 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 59 (69.41%) Degree
2 56 (65.88%) Embedded Systems
3 38 (44.71%) Windows
4 36 (42.35%) Linux
5 35 (41.18%) Mathematics
6 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 30 (35.29%) C++
8 29 (34.12%) C
8 29 (34.12%) Telecoms
9 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
9 26 (30.59%) Firmware
10 24 (28.24%) MS Office
11 23 (27.06%) Computer Science
12 20 (23.53%) Qt
13 19 (22.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 17 (20.00%) PRINCE2
14 17 (20.00%) CCTV
14 17 (20.00%) SCADA
15 16 (18.82%) CPLD
15 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
16 13 (15.29%) SQL
17 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
18 10 (11.76%) Project Management
19 9 (10.59%) Windows 7
19 9 (10.59%) Wireshark
19 9 (10.59%) openSUSE
19 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (10.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 9 (10.59%) Remote Desktop
19 9 (10.59%) Presales

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (2.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (28.24%) MS Office
2 8 (9.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.59%) DNS
2 9 (10.59%) Remote Desktop
2 9 (10.59%) SSH
2 9 (10.59%) VoIP
2 9 (10.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (34.12%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Software Engineer
2 28 (32.94%) Embedded Engineer
3 26 (30.59%) C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (24.71%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (21.18%) Hardware Engineer
5 18 (21.18%) Support Engineer
6 17 (20.00%) Project Manager
6 17 (20.00%) Technical Manager
6 17 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 16 (18.82%) Audio Engineer
7 16 (18.82%) FPGA Engineer
8 11 (12.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (11.76%) C++ Programmer
9 10 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 10 (11.76%) Junior
9 10 (11.76%) Programmer
9 10 (11.76%) Software Programmer
10 9 (10.59%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (10.59%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (10.59%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.53%) Qt
2 3 (3.53%) XML
3 1 (1.18%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.18%) LINQ
3 1 (1.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (65.88%) Embedded Systems
2 35 (41.18%) Mathematics
3 23 (27.06%) Computer Science
4 19 (22.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 17 (20.00%) CCTV
5 17 (20.00%) SCADA
6 16 (18.82%) CPLD
7 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
8 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.18%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.71%) Windows
2 36 (42.35%) Linux
3 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
4 9 (10.59%) openSUSE
4 9 (10.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 9 (10.59%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.24%) Unix
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (11.76%) Project Management
4 9 (10.59%) Presales
5 3 (3.53%) Validation
6 2 (2.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.35%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (2.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.18%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.18%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (1.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) C++
2 29 (34.12%) C
3 13 (15.29%) SQL
4 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.18%) C#
4 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.18%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) Python
4 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (69.41%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PhD
System Software
1 26 (30.59%) Firmware
2 2 (2.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) Citrix
2 2 (2.35%) SAP
2 2 (2.35%) VMware
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