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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 92 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.45% 1.36% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.35% 4.23% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
371 355 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.76% 32.07% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 315 286 301
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Kent

Electronics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Dartford +5 1 - -
Dover +1 1 £26,500 -
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (56.25%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) C
3 5 (31.25%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) DTV
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
3 5 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Marketing
3 5 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) QA
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) ISEB
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
5 3 (18.75%) Fireworks

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
1 3 (18.75%) Fireworks
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) NUnit
2 2 (12.50%) TestDirector
3 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Design Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience Manager
3 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Head of Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Qt
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) DTV
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (18.75%) VHDL
3 3 (18.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (18.75%) Animation
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
1 5 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
3 3 (18.75%) 3D Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) UX Design
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Test Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) V-Model
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) C
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
4 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Atmel
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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