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 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 235 219 159
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -60
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 232 248 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.06% 1.15% 1.68%
As % of the General category 2.93% 2.97% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 120 190 271
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
7921 8355 8834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.28% 38.58% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5476 6271 7052
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 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 24 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 0 40 £50,000 +25.00% 14
Hampshire -28 32 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Middlesex +7 31 £50,000 +73.91% 1
Oxfordshire +30 25 £47,500 +5.55% 12
East Sussex -28 25 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 23 £35,000 -6.66% 12
West Sussex -6 21 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Surrey -21 19 £45,000 +2.27% 12
Kent +7 10 £45,000 - 1
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 252 (48.18%) Degree
2 168 (32.12%) C
3 157 (30.02%) C++
3 157 (30.02%) Software Engineering
4 134 (25.62%) Telecoms
5 124 (23.71%) Manufacturing
6 102 (19.50%) Computer Science
7 100 (19.12%) Linux
8 98 (18.74%) Finance
9 94 (17.97%) Marketing
10 87 (16.63%) Windows
11 84 (16.06%) DTV
12 82 (15.68%) SAP
13 81 (15.49%) Programme Management
14 80 (15.30%) Digital Marketing
15 73 (13.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 73 (13.96%) Business Intelligence
16 70 (13.38%) Embedded C
16 70 (13.38%) Physics
17 61 (11.66%) Security Cleared
18 57 (10.90%) C#
19 55 (10.52%) Military
20 54 (10.33%) UML
21 52 (9.94%) Firmware
21 52 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
22 50 (9.56%) Embedded Systems
23 48 (9.18%) Aerospace
24 47 (8.99%) .NET
24 47 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
25 45 (8.60%) Embedded C++

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 9 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 5 (0.96%) IIS
3 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.57%) Commerce Server
5 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.19%) Node.js
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.19%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.19%) CMS
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.19%) SAS
6 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 37 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.40%) MS Office
3 15 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.34%) Simulink
5 5 (0.96%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.96%) TargetLink
6 4 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.57%) MS Project
8 2 (0.38%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.19%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 73 (13.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.96%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.76%) SAP FI-GL
3 4 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.76%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.76%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.76%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.06%) SaaS
2 4 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.46%) Wireless
2 38 (7.27%) Ethernet
2 38 (7.27%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.63%) GPRS
3 19 (3.63%) GSM
4 16 (3.06%) WAN
5 15 (2.87%) LAN
5 15 (2.87%) Firewall
5 15 (2.87%) 3G
6 11 (2.10%) Internet
6 11 (2.10%) HTTP
7 8 (1.53%) DVB
7 8 (1.53%) VPN
8 7 (1.34%) DNS
8 7 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.15%) SAN
9 6 (1.15%) DHCP
9 6 (1.15%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.96%) ZigBee
10 5 (0.96%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.10%) MySQL
3 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.57%) Big Data
6 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.38%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.19%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.19%) QlikView
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (3.63%) Subversion
2 11 (2.10%) JIRA
3 8 (1.53%) Rational Rhapsody
4 7 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.96%) PVCS
6 4 (0.76%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.76%) Selenium
7 3 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.57%) JMeter
7 3 (0.57%) LabVIEW
7 3 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.38%) Maven
8 2 (0.38%) WiX
8 2 (0.38%) FishEye
9 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.19%) JUnit
9 1 (0.19%) TestNG
9 1 (0.19%) StarTeam
General
1 134 (25.62%) Telecoms
2 124 (23.71%) Manufacturing
3 98 (18.74%) Finance
4 94 (17.97%) Marketing
5 55 (10.52%) Military
6 48 (9.18%) Aerospace
7 16 (3.06%) Retail
8 12 (2.29%) Automotive
9 7 (1.34%) Banking
10 6 (1.15%) Games
11 4 (0.76%) Advertising
12 3 (0.57%) Legal
12 3 (0.57%) German Language
13 2 (0.38%) Local Government
13 2 (0.38%) Publishing
13 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.38%) Law
14 1 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 116 (22.18%) Software Engineer
2 67 (12.81%) Electronics Engineer
3 47 (8.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 42 (8.03%) Developer
5 31 (5.93%) Analyst
6 30 (5.74%) Hardware Engineer
7 26 (4.97%) Design Engineer
7 26 (4.97%) Principal Engineer
8 25 (4.78%) Development Engineer
9 24 (4.59%) C++ Software Engineer
10 23 (4.40%) Graduate
11 22 (4.21%) Junior
12 21 (4.02%) Consultant
12 21 (4.02%) Firmware Engineer
13 20 (3.82%) Senior Software Engineer
14 19 (3.63%) Support Engineer
14 19 (3.63%) Project Manager
15 17 (3.25%) Tester
16 16 (3.06%) Architect
16 16 (3.06%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.99%) .NET
2 26 (4.97%) HTML
3 20 (3.82%) CSS
3 20 (3.82%) Web Services
4 15 (2.87%) HTML5
5 13 (2.49%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.29%) XML
7 11 (2.10%) WPF
8 10 (1.91%) jQuery
8 10 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (1.72%) WCF
9 9 (1.72%) MFC
10 6 (1.15%) XSLT
10 6 (1.15%) Ajax
10 6 (1.15%) Qt
10 6 (1.15%) OpenCL
11 5 (0.96%) Ninject
11 5 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 102 (19.50%) Computer Science
2 84 (16.06%) DTV
3 70 (13.38%) Physics
4 52 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (9.56%) Embedded Systems
6 42 (8.03%) Algorithms
7 41 (7.84%) Mathematics
8 37 (7.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 30 (5.74%) Management Information System
10 22 (4.21%) VHDL
11 13 (2.49%) User Experience
12 10 (1.91%) Social Media
12 10 (1.91%) Device Driver
12 10 (1.91%) ASIC
12 10 (1.91%) Chip and PIN
13 9 (1.72%) Home Automation
13 9 (1.72%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.53%) Open Source
14 8 (1.53%) Human Factors
14 8 (1.53%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 100 (19.12%) Linux
2 87 (16.63%) Windows
3 36 (6.88%) Embedded Linux
3 36 (6.88%) Android
4 18 (3.44%) UNIX
5 13 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.10%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.53%) Windows CE
8 6 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.76%) VMS
10 3 (0.57%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.38%) SELinux
11 2 (0.38%) Solaris
11 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.38%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (30.02%) Software Engineering
2 81 (15.49%) Programme Management
3 80 (15.30%) Digital Marketing
4 73 (13.96%) Business Intelligence
5 54 (10.33%) UML
6 47 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (8.60%) Project Management
8 44 (8.41%) Embedded Software Development
9 26 (4.97%) OO
10 22 (4.21%) Scrum
11 21 (4.02%) Signal Processing
12 20 (3.82%) Image Processing
12 20 (3.82%) Product Management
12 20 (3.82%) Software Testing
12 20 (3.82%) Information Management
12 20 (3.82%) ITIL
13 19 (3.63%) CAD
13 19 (3.63%) TDD
13 19 (3.63%) Communications Security
14 18 (3.44%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (32.12%) C
2 157 (30.02%) C++
3 70 (13.38%) Embedded C
4 57 (10.90%) C#
5 45 (8.60%) Embedded C++
6 37 (7.07%) Java
7 34 (6.50%) SQL
8 31 (5.93%) JavaScript
9 29 (5.54%) Python
10 21 (4.02%) Assembly Language
11 17 (3.25%) Perl
11 17 (3.25%) MATLAB
12 11 (2.10%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.15%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.15%) VB
13 6 (1.15%) VBA
14 5 (0.96%) PHP
15 4 (0.76%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.76%) PowerHouse
15 4 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 252 (48.18%) Degree
2 61 (11.66%) Security Cleared
3 34 (6.50%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.97%) HND
5 15 (2.87%) HNC
6 11 (2.10%) 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 (0.76%) MBCS
11 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.57%) CISSP
13 2 (0.38%) CCNP
13 2 (0.38%) CISA
13 2 (0.38%) CISM
13 2 (0.38%) APMP
13 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.82%) QA
2 10 (1.91%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.53%) SLA
4 6 (1.15%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.76%) JTAG
6 2 (0.38%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (9.94%) Firmware
2 19 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.49%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.76%) vSphere
4 4 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.38%) Xen
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.38%) XenServer
6 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) SCCM
1 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) Puppet
2 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.38%) Opsview
3 1 (0.19%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 82 (15.68%) SAP
2 39 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 38 (7.27%) EMC
4 26 (4.97%) VMware
5 16 (3.06%) Cisco
6 13 (2.49%) Oracle
7 9 (1.72%) Xilinx
7 9 (1.72%) Twitter
8 8 (1.53%) Altera
8 8 (1.53%) NEC
9 7 (1.34%) IBM
9 7 (1.34%) Atmel
10 6 (1.15%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.96%) Perforce
11 5 (0.96%) Google
12 4 (0.76%) Coremetrics
12 4 (0.76%) Omniture
12 4 (0.76%) NetApp
12 4 (0.76%) Nokia
12 4 (0.76%) Juniper
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £88000 per annum + 35% Bonus, £6.5K Car, 6% Pen
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