The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 84 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.58% 0.76% 1.21%
As % of the General category 1.62% 2.35% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.68%
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 Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
309 340 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.81% 32.20% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 282 296 277
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Electronics
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Kent

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Kent

Electronics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +8 1 - -
Folkestone - 1 £47,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Threat Management
4 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (25.00%) Android
4 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) CISA
4 3 (25.00%) CISM
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Military
4 3 (25.00%) Android Development
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) OrCAD
1 1 (8.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering Team Leader
1 3 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
1 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
3 1 (8.33%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) CPLD
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) Verilog
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Android Development
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Threat Management
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Atmel
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Renesas