The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 232 221 167
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -54
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 229 243 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 1.13% 1.62%
As % of the General category 2.88% 2.93% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 123 184 265
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,750 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Electronics
England

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

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7941 8282 8952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.35% 38.47% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5492 6214 7141
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Electronics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Electronics Salary Trend in the South East

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in the South East

Electronics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Berkshire +12 39 £50,000 +33.33% 12
Hampshire -25 32 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Buckinghamshire +19 27 £37,500 +1.35% 16
Middlesex +3 27 £50,000 +73.91% 3
Oxfordshire +28 24 £47,500 +5.55% 21
East Sussex -30 24 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Sussex -15 20 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Surrey -31 18 £45,000 +1.12% 15
Kent +8 10 £45,000 - 1
Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 248 (47.51%) Degree
2 168 (32.18%) C
3 162 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 157 (30.08%) C++
5 130 (24.90%) Telecoms
6 118 (22.61%) Manufacturing
7 101 (19.35%) Linux
8 99 (18.97%) Computer Science
9 94 (18.01%) Finance
10 93 (17.82%) Marketing
11 87 (16.67%) Windows
12 80 (15.33%) Digital Marketing
13 79 (15.13%) SAP
13 79 (15.13%) DTV
13 79 (15.13%) Programme Management
14 71 (13.60%) Embedded C
15 69 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
15 69 (13.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 66 (12.64%) Physics
17 63 (12.07%) Security Cleared
18 58 (11.11%) UML
19 57 (10.92%) C#
19 57 (10.92%) Military
20 55 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
21 52 (9.96%) Firmware
22 50 (9.58%) Aerospace
23 49 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
23 49 (9.39%) Embedded Systems
24 47 (9.00%) .NET
25 46 (8.81%) Embedded C++

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (0.96%) IIS
3 4 (0.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.57%) Commerce Server
4 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.19%) SAS
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
6 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.19%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.79%) MS Office
3 15 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.53%) Simulink
5 5 (0.96%) TargetLink
5 5 (0.96%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.57%) MS Project
8 2 (0.38%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.19%) SPSS
9 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.19%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 69 (13.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.34%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.15%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.77%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.77%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.77%) SAP FI-GL
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.26%) SaaS
2 4 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.47%) Wireless
2 38 (7.28%) TCP/IP
2 38 (7.28%) Ethernet
3 20 (3.83%) GPRS
3 20 (3.83%) GSM
4 16 (3.07%) WAN
5 15 (2.87%) Firewall
6 13 (2.49%) LAN
6 13 (2.49%) 3G
7 12 (2.30%) HTTP
8 11 (2.11%) Internet
9 8 (1.53%) DNS
10 7 (1.34%) DHCP
10 7 (1.34%) DVB
10 7 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.15%) VPN
11 6 (1.15%) SAN
11 6 (1.15%) iSCSI
12 5 (0.96%) 4G
12 5 (0.96%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.11%) MySQL
3 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.57%) Big Data
5 3 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.38%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.19%) Redis
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.19%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.19%) QlikView
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (3.83%) Subversion
2 11 (2.11%) JIRA
3 9 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.96%) PVCS
6 4 (0.77%) Selenium
6 4 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.57%) JMeter
8 2 (0.38%) Maven
8 2 (0.38%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.38%) WiX
8 2 (0.38%) FishEye
9 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.19%) Hudson
9 1 (0.19%) GDB
9 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 130 (24.90%) Telecoms
2 118 (22.61%) Manufacturing
3 94 (18.01%) Finance
4 93 (17.82%) Marketing
5 57 (10.92%) Military
6 50 (9.58%) Aerospace
7 16 (3.07%) Retail
8 12 (2.30%) Automotive
9 7 (1.34%) Banking
10 6 (1.15%) Games
11 3 (0.57%) Advertising
11 3 (0.57%) German Language
12 2 (0.38%) Local Government
12 2 (0.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.38%) Law
12 2 (0.38%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.19%) Avionics
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 117 (22.41%) Software Engineer
2 66 (12.64%) Electronics Engineer
3 49 (9.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 42 (8.05%) Developer
5 36 (6.90%) Analyst
6 29 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
7 26 (4.98%) Design Engineer
7 26 (4.98%) Principal Engineer
8 25 (4.79%) Development Engineer
8 25 (4.79%) C++ Software Engineer
9 23 (4.41%) Graduate
10 22 (4.21%) Consultant
11 21 (4.02%) Firmware Engineer
11 21 (4.02%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (4.02%) Junior
12 19 (3.64%) Project Manager
13 17 (3.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 17 (3.26%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 17 (3.26%) Tester
13 17 (3.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.00%) .NET
2 25 (4.79%) HTML
3 20 (3.83%) Web Services
4 18 (3.45%) CSS
5 13 (2.49%) HTML5
5 13 (2.49%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.30%) XML
7 11 (2.11%) WPF
8 10 (1.92%) jQuery
8 10 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (1.72%) WCF
9 9 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (1.72%) MFC
10 7 (1.34%) XSLT
10 7 (1.34%) Ajax
11 6 (1.15%) Qt
11 6 (1.15%) OpenCL
12 5 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (0.96%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 99 (18.97%) Computer Science
2 79 (15.13%) DTV
3 66 (12.64%) Physics
4 55 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (9.39%) Embedded Systems
6 44 (8.43%) Algorithms
7 38 (7.28%) Mathematics
8 36 (6.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 31 (5.94%) Management Information System
10 22 (4.21%) VHDL
11 16 (3.07%) User Experience
12 14 (2.68%) Social Media
13 11 (2.11%) Chip and PIN
13 11 (2.11%) Device Driver
14 10 (1.92%) ASIC
14 10 (1.92%) Blog
15 9 (1.72%) Home Automation
15 9 (1.72%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.72%) Human Factors
16 8 (1.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 101 (19.35%) Linux
2 87 (16.67%) Windows
3 37 (7.09%) Embedded Linux
4 36 (6.90%) Android
5 17 (3.26%) UNIX
6 13 (2.49%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.11%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.53%) Windows CE
9 6 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.77%) VMS
11 3 (0.57%) VxWorks
11 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.57%) Nucleus RTOS
12 2 (0.38%) Solaris
12 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.38%) SELinux
12 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 80 (15.33%) Digital Marketing
3 79 (15.13%) Programme Management
4 69 (13.22%) Business Intelligence
5 58 (11.11%) UML
6 49 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (8.43%) Project Management
8 43 (8.24%) Embedded Software Development
9 28 (5.36%) OO
10 22 (4.21%) Scrum
10 22 (4.21%) Signal Processing
11 21 (4.02%) Information Management
12 20 (3.83%) ITIL
12 20 (3.83%) Software Testing
12 20 (3.83%) Image Processing
12 20 (3.83%) Product Management
12 20 (3.83%) Communications Security
13 19 (3.64%) Web Development
13 19 (3.64%) TDD
14 18 (3.45%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 168 (32.18%) C
2 157 (30.08%) C++
3 71 (13.60%) Embedded C
4 57 (10.92%) C#
5 46 (8.81%) Embedded C++
6 39 (7.47%) Java
7 37 (7.09%) SQL
8 30 (5.75%) Python
9 29 (5.56%) JavaScript
10 20 (3.83%) Assembly Language
11 18 (3.45%) MATLAB
12 17 (3.26%) Perl
13 10 (1.92%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.53%) VBA
15 6 (1.15%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.15%) VB
15 6 (1.15%) R
16 5 (0.96%) PHP
16 5 (0.96%) PowerHouse
16 5 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 248 (47.51%) Degree
2 63 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 34 (6.51%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.98%) HND
5 15 (2.87%) HNC
6 11 (2.11%) PhD
7 9 (1.72%) Chartered Engineer
8 7 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.15%) PMP
9 6 (1.15%) CCNA
10 5 (0.96%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.77%) MBCS
11 4 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.57%) CISSP
13 2 (0.38%) CISA
13 2 (0.38%) CISM
13 2 (0.38%) CCNP
13 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.64%) QA
2 10 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.34%) SLA
4 6 (1.15%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.77%) JTAG
6 2 (0.38%) COBIT
6 2 (0.38%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 52 (9.96%) Firmware
2 19 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.68%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.77%) vSphere
4 4 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.38%) Xen
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.38%) XenServer
5 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.19%) Docker
6 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.57%) SCCM
2 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.38%) Opsview
2 2 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) Ansible
3 1 (0.19%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 79 (15.13%) SAP
2 40 (7.66%) Microsoft
3 37 (7.09%) EMC
4 26 (4.98%) VMware
5 15 (2.87%) Cisco
6 13 (2.49%) Oracle
7 11 (2.11%) Twitter
8 9 (1.72%) Xilinx
9 8 (1.53%) NEC
9 8 (1.53%) Altera
10 7 (1.34%) Atmel
10 7 (1.34%) Google
11 6 (1.15%) Omniture
11 6 (1.15%) Coremetrics
11 6 (1.15%) IBM
11 6 (1.15%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.77%) Perforce
12 4 (0.77%) Juniper
12 4 (0.77%) NetApp
12 4 (0.77%) Nokia
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