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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 205 284 222
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -62
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 288 196 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.49% 0.94% 1.23%
As % of the General category 4.04% 2.57% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 255 126 204
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
7137 7624 7662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.03% 36.52% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5702 5795 5681
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 +43 70 £52,500 -12.50% 32
Hampshire +26 60 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Surrey +39 54 £42,500 -10.52% 17
Buckinghamshire +10 28 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East Sussex +20 26 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Oxfordshire -6 20 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Kent +18 19 £47,500 +11.76% 4
West Sussex -13 12 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Middlesex +9 2 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Home Counties -1 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 285 (47.03%) Telecoms
2 226 (37.29%) Degree
3 222 (36.63%) Manufacturing
4 215 (35.48%) Marketing
5 207 (34.16%) Finance
6 187 (30.86%) SAP
6 187 (30.86%) Digital Marketing
7 185 (30.53%) Business Intelligence
7 185 (30.53%) Programme Management
7 185 (30.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 153 (25.25%) C++
9 150 (24.75%) Software Engineering
10 145 (23.93%) C
11 138 (22.77%) Linux
12 108 (17.82%) Windows
13 105 (17.33%) Computer Science
14 102 (16.83%) Firmware
15 88 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
16 87 (14.36%) Java
17 85 (14.03%) Embedded Systems
18 72 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
19 68 (11.22%) SQL
20 67 (11.06%) Microsoft
21 64 (10.56%) C#
22 62 (10.23%) Project Management
23 59 (9.74%) Python
24 58 (9.57%) JavaScript
24 58 (9.57%) Embedded C
24 58 (9.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
25 56 (9.24%) Mathematics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (1.82%) CMS
2 6 (0.99%) Node.js
3 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.66%) WordPress
4 3 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.33%) Apache
5 2 (0.33%) IIS
5 2 (0.33%) JBoss
5 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.17%) Drupal
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.17%) nginx
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (6.93%) MS Office
2 18 (2.97%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.64%) MS Project
4 10 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.49%) Adobe After Effects
5 9 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.49%) Photoshop
6 8 (1.32%) OrCAD
7 5 (0.83%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.66%) Simulink
9 3 (0.50%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.50%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.17%) Maple
10 1 (0.17%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 185 (30.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.66%) Magento
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.33%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.79%) SaaS
2 11 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.99%) IaaS
4 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.08%) TCP/IP
2 34 (5.61%) RS-232
3 31 (5.12%) 3G
3 31 (5.12%) Firewall
4 29 (4.79%) VoIP
5 27 (4.46%) SMS
6 25 (4.13%) LAN
6 25 (4.13%) RS-485
6 25 (4.13%) WAN
7 21 (3.47%) DNS
7 21 (3.47%) Value-Added Service
7 21 (3.47%) Wireshark
8 20 (3.30%) GSM
8 20 (3.30%) Internet
9 17 (2.81%) Ethernet
9 17 (2.81%) RFID
10 16 (2.64%) SSH
10 16 (2.64%) Wireless
11 14 (2.31%) 4G
11 14 (2.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.30%) MySQL
2 20 (3.30%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.48%) NoSQL
4 13 (2.15%) MongoDB
4 13 (2.15%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.50%) Big Data
10 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.33%) OLAP
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (3.80%) JIRA
2 13 (2.15%) Selenium
3 12 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.82%) GCC
4 11 (1.82%) GDB
5 9 (1.49%) Cucumber
5 9 (1.49%) Metasploit
6 8 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.32%) Subversion
6 8 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.16%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.83%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.83%) NCrunch
8 5 (0.83%) ReSharper
8 5 (0.83%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.50%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.50%) JUnit
10 3 (0.50%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 285 (47.03%) Telecoms
2 222 (36.63%) Manufacturing
3 215 (35.48%) Marketing
4 207 (34.16%) Finance
5 22 (3.63%) Aerospace
6 17 (2.81%) Games
7 15 (2.48%) Retail
8 11 (1.82%) Automotive
9 9 (1.49%) Banking
10 8 (1.32%) Billing
11 7 (1.16%) Advertising
11 7 (1.16%) Military
12 5 (0.83%) Avionics
13 3 (0.50%) French Language
14 2 (0.33%) German Language
15 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (15.51%) Software Engineer
2 75 (12.38%) Embedded Engineer
3 73 (12.05%) Developer
4 47 (7.76%) Project Manager
5 46 (7.59%) Electronics Engineer
6 41 (6.77%) Analyst
6 41 (6.77%) C++ Software Engineer
7 39 (6.44%) Hardware Engineer
8 38 (6.27%) Linux Engineer
9 35 (5.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 31 (5.12%) FPGA Engineer
11 30 (4.95%) Architect
12 29 (4.79%) Graduate
13 25 (4.13%) Support Engineer
14 23 (3.80%) Design Engineer
14 23 (3.80%) Technical Manager
15 22 (3.63%) Junior
16 21 (3.47%) Firmware Engineer
16 21 (3.47%) Systems Engineer
17 19 (3.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (8.58%) HTML
2 43 (7.10%) CSS
3 39 (6.44%) .NET
4 34 (5.61%) Web Services
5 28 (4.62%) Qt
6 26 (4.29%) jQuery
7 20 (3.30%) J2EE
7 20 (3.30%) XML
8 18 (2.97%) AngularJS
9 16 (2.64%) ASP.NET
10 13 (2.15%) HTML5
11 12 (1.98%) .NET Framework
11 12 (1.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 12 (1.98%) RESTful
11 12 (1.98%) STL
12 11 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.65%) SOAP
14 9 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 9 (1.49%) JSON
15 8 (1.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 105 (17.33%) Computer Science
2 85 (14.03%) Embedded Systems
3 72 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (9.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 56 (9.24%) Mathematics
6 36 (5.94%) VHDL
7 23 (3.80%) CCTV
8 21 (3.47%) Data Centre
9 20 (3.30%) CPLD
10 19 (3.14%) SCADA
11 18 (2.97%) IPTV
12 16 (2.64%) Algorithms
13 15 (2.48%) Driving Licence
13 15 (2.48%) Physics
14 13 (2.15%) Device Driver
14 13 (2.15%) Robotics
14 13 (2.15%) User Experience
15 9 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
15 9 (1.49%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.49%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 138 (22.77%) Linux
2 108 (17.82%) Windows
3 38 (6.27%) Unix
4 32 (5.28%) Android
5 24 (3.96%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.47%) VMS
7 13 (2.15%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.98%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.98%) Windows XP
9 11 (1.82%) Solaris
10 9 (1.49%) openSUSE
10 9 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 9 (1.49%) VxWorks
11 8 (1.32%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.66%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.66%) Windows Phone 8
14 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (30.86%) Digital Marketing
2 185 (30.53%) Business Intelligence
2 185 (30.53%) Programme Management
3 150 (24.75%) Software Engineering
4 88 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (10.23%) Project Management
6 51 (8.42%) Presales
7 41 (6.77%) PRINCE2
8 40 (6.60%) Schematic Capture
9 35 (5.78%) Scrum
9 35 (5.78%) TDD
10 23 (3.80%) Kanban
11 22 (3.63%) MVC
11 22 (3.63%) UML
12 21 (3.47%) BDD
12 21 (3.47%) Test Automation
13 20 (3.30%) E-Commerce
13 20 (3.30%) Mentoring
14 19 (3.14%) OO
14 19 (3.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 153 (25.25%) C++
2 145 (23.93%) C
3 87 (14.36%) Java
4 68 (11.22%) SQL
5 64 (10.56%) C#
6 59 (9.74%) Python
7 58 (9.57%) Embedded C
7 58 (9.57%) JavaScript
8 27 (4.46%) Ruby
9 26 (4.29%) Assembly Language
10 25 (4.13%) Perl
11 21 (3.47%) PHP
12 18 (2.97%) Embedded C++
13 14 (2.31%) Objective-C
14 13 (2.15%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.16%) Ada
15 7 (1.16%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.16%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.99%) Groovy
17 5 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 226 (37.29%) Degree
2 34 (5.61%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (1.98%) HND
6 11 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.49%) CCNA
7 9 (1.49%) HNC
8 8 (1.32%) PhD
8 8 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (1.16%) CISM
9 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.99%) CCNP
10 6 (0.99%) CISSP
10 6 (0.99%) ISEB
10 6 (0.99%) MCSE
10 6 (0.99%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.66%) CGEIT
11 4 (0.66%) CISA
11 4 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.13%) QA
2 15 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.49%) MISRA
4 8 (1.32%) MISRA C
5 6 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.50%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.33%) ISO13485
7 2 (0.33%) JTAG
7 2 (0.33%) SLA
8 1 (0.17%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.17%) HL7
8 1 (0.17%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 102 (16.83%) Firmware
2 19 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.65%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.99%) vSphere
5 5 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) Docker
7 1 (0.17%) KVM
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.49%) Nessus
2 9 (1.49%) Nmap
3 8 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.83%) Puppet
5 4 (0.66%) vRealize
6 3 (0.50%) logstash
6 3 (0.50%) StatsD
7 2 (0.33%) Nagios
7 2 (0.33%) WSUS
8 1 (0.17%) Ansible
8 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.17%) Cacti
8 1 (0.17%) Munin
8 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.17%) SCCM
8 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 187 (30.86%) SAP
2 67 (11.06%) Microsoft
3 48 (7.92%) EMC
4 35 (5.78%) Cisco
5 34 (5.61%) Oracle
6 24 (3.96%) VMware
7 23 (3.80%) Altera
8 15 (2.48%) Huawei
9 12 (1.98%) Xilinx
10 11 (1.82%) Ericsson
10 11 (1.82%) Synplicity
11 10 (1.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 10 (1.65%) HP
11 10 (1.65%) Nokia
12 9 (1.49%) Juniper
13 8 (1.32%) Citrix
13 8 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.16%) NetApp
15 6 (0.99%) CheckPoint
15 6 (0.99%) Red Hat
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