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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 233 201 156
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -45
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 241 285 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.10% 1.32% 1.80%
As % of the General category 3.08% 3.38% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 119 228 311
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
7836 8422 8947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.86% 38.89% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5753 6231 7349
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 39 £60,000 +41.17% 16
Surrey -25 38 £47,500 +14.45% 19
Hampshire -27 32 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Middlesex +3 27 £51,250 +60.15%
West Sussex +2 27 £45,000 +20.00% 4
East Sussex -31 22 £40,000 -4.76% 5
Oxfordshire +11 21 £47,500 +11.76% 17
Buckinghamshire 0 19 £42,500 +18.05% 11
Kent +7 16 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Home Counties - 2 £35,000 -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 247 (51.67%) Degree
2 148 (30.96%) C
3 143 (29.92%) C++
3 143 (29.92%) Telecoms
4 132 (27.62%) Software Engineering
5 119 (24.90%) Manufacturing
6 98 (20.50%) Finance
7 85 (17.78%) Computer Science
8 84 (17.57%) Linux
9 82 (17.15%) DTV
10 81 (16.95%) Marketing
11 76 (15.90%) Windows
12 74 (15.48%) SAP
13 73 (15.27%) Physics
14 72 (15.06%) Programme Management
15 70 (14.64%) Business Intelligence
15 70 (14.64%) Digital Marketing
15 70 (14.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 64 (13.39%) Security Cleared
17 58 (12.13%) Aerospace
18 56 (11.72%) C#
19 52 (10.88%) Project Management
20 48 (10.04%) Firmware
21 47 (9.83%) Military
21 47 (9.83%) SC Cleared
21 47 (9.83%) Embedded Systems
22 46 (9.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
23 45 (9.41%) Embedded C
23 45 (9.41%) UML
24 42 (8.79%) Embedded Software Development

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (1.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.63%) Commerce Server
3 3 (0.63%) IIS
3 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.42%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.21%) Apache
5 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.21%) Node.js
5 1 (0.21%) Confluence
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 23 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.30%) MS Office
4 9 (1.88%) Simulink
5 6 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.05%) MS Project
6 5 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.05%) TargetLink
7 2 (0.42%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.42%) Windchill
8 1 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.21%) Stateflow
8 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 70 (14.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.63%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.63%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.63%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.21%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.63%) SaaS
2 2 (0.42%) Office 365
2 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.69%) TCP/IP
2 27 (5.65%) Wireless
3 25 (5.23%) Ethernet
4 18 (3.77%) LAN
5 16 (3.35%) 3G
6 12 (2.51%) WAN
6 12 (2.51%) HTTP
6 12 (2.51%) VPN
7 9 (1.88%) Broadband
7 9 (1.88%) Internet
8 8 (1.67%) DVB
8 8 (1.67%) Firewall
8 8 (1.67%) SAN
9 7 (1.46%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (1.26%) SNMP
10 6 (1.26%) iSCSI
11 5 (1.05%) DNS
11 5 (1.05%) GPRS
11 5 (1.05%) GSM
12 4 (0.84%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.46%) MySQL
3 6 (1.26%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.84%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.63%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.63%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.63%) Big Data
6 3 (0.63%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.42%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.21%) OLAP
8 1 (0.21%) MS Access
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.21%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 12 (2.51%) Subversion
2 11 (2.30%) JIRA
3 8 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.46%) PVCS
4 7 (1.46%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.84%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (0.84%) Selenium
5 4 (0.84%) NUnit
6 3 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.63%) JMeter
6 3 (0.63%) LabVIEW
6 3 (0.63%) PyUnit
6 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.42%) WiX
7 2 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.42%) GDB
7 2 (0.42%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.21%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 143 (29.92%) Telecoms
2 119 (24.90%) Manufacturing
3 98 (20.50%) Finance
4 81 (16.95%) Marketing
5 58 (12.13%) Aerospace
6 47 (9.83%) Military
7 14 (2.93%) Retail
8 12 (2.51%) Automotive
9 8 (1.67%) Banking
10 7 (1.46%) Advertising
11 6 (1.26%) Games
12 5 (1.05%) Legal
12 5 (1.05%) Avionics
13 3 (0.63%) German Language
13 3 (0.63%) Billing
14 2 (0.42%) French Language
15 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.21%) Local Government
15 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 109 (22.80%) Software Engineer
2 62 (12.97%) Electronics Engineer
3 36 (7.53%) Developer
4 35 (7.32%) Hardware Engineer
5 31 (6.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 27 (5.65%) Principal Engineer
7 24 (5.02%) Development Engineer
8 22 (4.60%) Support Engineer
9 21 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
10 20 (4.18%) Design Engineer
10 20 (4.18%) Architect
11 19 (3.97%) Consultant
12 17 (3.56%) Analyst
12 17 (3.56%) Project Manager
12 17 (3.56%) C++ Software Engineer
12 17 (3.56%) Test Engineer
12 17 (3.56%) Firmware Engineer
13 16 (3.35%) Bid Manager
13 16 (3.35%) Team Leader
14 13 (2.72%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (7.95%) .NET
2 27 (5.65%) HTML
3 22 (4.60%) CSS
4 18 (3.77%) HTML5
5 16 (3.35%) Web Services
6 14 (2.93%) WCF
6 14 (2.93%) WPF
7 11 (2.30%) XML
8 8 (1.67%) jQuery
9 7 (1.46%) CSS3
10 6 (1.26%) WebKit
10 6 (1.26%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.05%) MFC
11 5 (1.05%) XSLT
11 5 (1.05%) LINQ
11 5 (1.05%) OpenCL
12 4 (0.84%) DirectCompute
12 4 (0.84%) OpenCV
12 4 (0.84%) Qt
12 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 85 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 82 (17.15%) DTV
3 73 (15.27%) Physics
4 47 (9.83%) Embedded Systems
5 46 (9.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 40 (8.37%) Mathematics
7 39 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (5.65%) Management Information System
9 23 (4.81%) Algorithms
10 16 (3.35%) VHDL
11 11 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (2.09%) ASIC
13 9 (1.88%) Open Source
14 8 (1.67%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
15 7 (1.46%) Interactive TV
15 7 (1.46%) Smartphone
16 6 (1.26%) Robotics
16 6 (1.26%) NHS
17 5 (1.05%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 84 (17.57%) Linux
2 76 (15.90%) Windows
3 30 (6.28%) Android
4 28 (5.86%) Embedded Linux
5 15 (3.14%) UNIX
6 13 (2.72%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.26%) Windows CE
8 5 (1.05%) VxWorks
8 5 (1.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.84%) VMS
10 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.63%) Nucleus RTOS
10 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.42%) SUSE
11 2 (0.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (27.62%) Software Engineering
2 72 (15.06%) Programme Management
3 70 (14.64%) Business Intelligence
3 70 (14.64%) Digital Marketing
4 52 (10.88%) Project Management
5 45 (9.41%) UML
6 42 (8.79%) Embedded Software Development
7 30 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (5.65%) CAD
9 24 (5.02%) OO
10 19 (3.97%) Information Management
10 19 (3.97%) Signal Processing
10 19 (3.97%) Communications Security
11 18 (3.77%) Software Testing
12 17 (3.56%) Business Development
12 17 (3.56%) ITIL
12 17 (3.56%) Configuration Management
13 16 (3.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (3.35%) Scrum
13 16 (3.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 148 (30.96%) C
2 143 (29.92%) C++
3 56 (11.72%) C#
4 45 (9.41%) Embedded C
5 36 (7.53%) Java
6 30 (6.28%) JavaScript
7 27 (5.65%) SQL
7 27 (5.65%) Embedded C++
8 23 (4.81%) Assembly Language
9 22 (4.60%) Python
10 18 (3.77%) MATLAB
11 16 (3.35%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.72%) Perl
13 9 (1.88%) PHP
14 8 (1.67%) Ada
15 7 (1.46%) VB
16 5 (1.05%) VBScript
17 4 (0.84%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 247 (51.67%) Degree
2 64 (13.39%) Security Cleared
3 47 (9.83%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.18%) HND
5 17 (3.56%) HNC
6 8 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.46%) PhD
8 4 (0.84%) CCNP
8 4 (0.84%) CCNA
8 4 (0.84%) ISEB
8 4 (0.84%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.63%) CISSP
9 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.42%) CISA
10 2 (0.42%) CISM
10 2 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.42%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.72%) SLA
2 11 (2.30%) QA
3 8 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.46%) ISO 9000
5 5 (1.05%) DO-254
6 4 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.63%) JTAG
7 3 (0.63%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.42%) COBIT
9 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 48 (10.04%) Firmware
2 18 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.51%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.88%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.84%) vSphere
6 3 (0.63%) Xen
7 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.42%) XenServer
7 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.21%) Docker
8 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.05%) SCCM
2 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) Puppet
3 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.42%) SELinux
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
4 1 (0.21%) Nagios
4 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 74 (15.48%) SAP
2 32 (6.69%) EMC
3 31 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.49%) VMware
4 14 (2.93%) Cisco
4 14 (2.93%) Xilinx
5 13 (2.72%) Altera
5 13 (2.72%) Oracle
6 9 (1.88%) Dell
7 7 (1.46%) Citrix
8 6 (1.26%) IBM
8 6 (1.26%) Cadence
9 5 (1.05%) Perforce
9 5 (1.05%) Atmel
10 4 (0.84%) 3Com
10 4 (0.84%) NEC
10 4 (0.84%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.84%) Nokia
11 3 (0.63%) Juniper
11 3 (0.63%) ATG
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days, pension, BUPA
Posted: 16 hours ago
High Wycombe
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonuses + share scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 days, Pension, Gym, Free Food,
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
People Source
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Care.
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex (BN1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago