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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 241 195 176
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -19
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 207 245 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 1.23% 1.59%
As % of the General category 2.74% 3.20% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 123 203 240
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
7559 7662 8624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.44% 38.49% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5715 5710 6911
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Surrey -21 40 £47,500 +14.45% 26
Hampshire -18 38 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Berkshire -1 33 £60,000 +50.00% 19
West Sussex +8 25 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Oxfordshire -4 20 £47,500 +46.15% 17
East Sussex -26 18 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 16 £42,500 -8.10% 12
Kent +2 13 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Middlesex -19 4 £51,250 +23.49%
Home Counties - 2 £35,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 231 (54.10%) Degree
2 136 (31.85%) Telecoms
3 128 (29.98%) C
4 124 (29.04%) C++
5 110 (25.76%) Manufacturing
6 109 (25.53%) Software Engineering
7 88 (20.61%) Finance
8 86 (20.14%) Computer Science
9 85 (19.91%) Linux
10 77 (18.03%) DTV
11 72 (16.86%) Windows
11 72 (16.86%) Marketing
12 71 (16.63%) Physics
13 65 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
14 64 (14.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 64 (14.99%) Programme Management
14 64 (14.99%) SAP
14 64 (14.99%) Business Intelligence
15 58 (13.58%) Security Cleared
16 57 (13.35%) Aerospace
17 56 (13.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 54 (12.65%) Project Management
18 54 (12.65%) C#
19 46 (10.77%) SC Cleared
20 41 (9.60%) Java
20 41 (9.60%) UML
21 40 (9.37%) Military
22 39 (9.13%) Embedded Software Development
22 39 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
23 38 (8.90%) Embedded C

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (1.17%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.94%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.47%) IIS
4 2 (0.47%) JBoss
4 2 (0.47%) CMS
4 2 (0.47%) Lync
5 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.23%) Node.js
5 1 (0.23%) Confluence
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.23%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (0.23%) Apache
5 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.34%) MS Project
2 10 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.11%) MS Office
4 8 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.64%) Simulink
6 6 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (1.17%) TargetLink
8 3 (0.70%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.47%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.47%) Windchill
10 1 (0.23%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 64 (14.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.70%) Office 365
1 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.47%) PaaS
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.32%) TCP/IP
2 23 (5.39%) Wireless
3 22 (5.15%) Ethernet
4 20 (4.68%) LAN
5 17 (3.98%) 3G
6 14 (3.28%) WAN
7 13 (3.04%) VPN
7 13 (3.04%) SAN
8 9 (2.11%) Broadband
9 8 (1.87%) Internet
9 8 (1.87%) DVB
10 7 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
10 7 (1.64%) HTTP
11 6 (1.41%) Firewall
12 5 (1.17%) NAS
12 5 (1.17%) iSCSI
12 5 (1.17%) LTE
12 5 (1.17%) 4G
12 5 (1.17%) NFC
12 5 (1.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.41%) MySQL
2 6 (1.41%) NoSQL
2 6 (1.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.17%) RDBMS
4 4 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.94%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.70%) Big Data
5 3 (0.70%) Couchbase
5 3 (0.70%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.34%) Subversion
2 8 (1.87%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.64%) JIRA
3 7 (1.64%) PVCS
4 4 (0.94%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.70%) PyUnit
5 3 (0.70%) NUnit
5 3 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.47%) JUnit
6 2 (0.47%) JMeter
6 2 (0.47%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.47%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.47%) Maven
6 2 (0.47%) GDB
6 2 (0.47%) WiX
7 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.23%) TestNG
7 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.23%) Hudson
General
1 136 (31.85%) Telecoms
2 110 (25.76%) Manufacturing
3 88 (20.61%) Finance
4 72 (16.86%) Marketing
5 57 (13.35%) Aerospace
6 40 (9.37%) Military
7 11 (2.58%) Retail
7 11 (2.58%) Automotive
8 7 (1.64%) Avionics
9 6 (1.41%) Advertising
9 6 (1.41%) Banking
10 5 (1.17%) Legal
11 4 (0.94%) Games
11 4 (0.94%) French Language
12 3 (0.70%) Billing
12 3 (0.70%) German Language
12 3 (0.70%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
13 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (22.25%) Software Engineer
2 59 (13.82%) Electronics Engineer
3 34 (7.96%) Developer
4 33 (7.73%) Hardware Engineer
5 23 (5.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 23 (5.39%) Support Engineer
6 22 (5.15%) Consultant
7 21 (4.92%) Architect
8 20 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
9 18 (4.22%) Design Engineer
10 17 (3.98%) Principal Engineer
11 16 (3.75%) Test Engineer
11 16 (3.75%) Bid Manager
12 15 (3.51%) Team Leader
13 14 (3.28%) Senior Hardware Engineer
14 13 (3.04%) Project Manager
15 12 (2.81%) C++ Software Engineer
16 11 (2.58%) Linux Engineer
16 11 (2.58%) Analyst
17 10 (2.34%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.09%) HTML
2 24 (5.62%) .NET
3 20 (4.68%) CSS
4 19 (4.45%) HTML5
5 14 (3.28%) Web Services
6 10 (2.34%) WCF
6 10 (2.34%) WPF
7 9 (2.11%) XML
8 7 (1.64%) CSS3
9 6 (1.41%) LINQ
9 6 (1.41%) REST
9 6 (1.41%) WebKit
10 5 (1.17%) jQuery
10 5 (1.17%) XSLT
10 5 (1.17%) SOAP
11 4 (0.94%) J2EE
11 4 (0.94%) Motif
11 4 (0.94%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (0.94%) Qt
11 4 (0.94%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 86 (20.14%) Computer Science
2 77 (18.03%) DTV
3 71 (16.63%) Physics
4 56 (13.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 39 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (8.67%) Mathematics
7 33 (7.73%) Embedded Systems
8 23 (5.39%) Management Information System
9 22 (5.15%) VHDL
10 18 (4.22%) Algorithms
11 14 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (2.81%) ASIC
13 8 (1.87%) Verilog
13 8 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (1.87%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.87%) Open Source
13 8 (1.87%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.64%) Interactive TV
14 7 (1.64%) IPTV
15 6 (1.41%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 85 (19.91%) Linux
2 72 (16.86%) Windows
3 26 (6.09%) Android
4 20 (4.68%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (2.58%) UNIX
6 9 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.41%) VxWorks
8 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.17%) Windows CE
10 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.70%) Nucleus RTOS
12 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.47%) VMS
12 2 (0.47%) SUSE
12 2 (0.47%) Debian
12 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (25.53%) Software Engineering
2 65 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
3 64 (14.99%) Programme Management
3 64 (14.99%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (12.65%) Project Management
5 41 (9.60%) UML
6 39 (9.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 35 (8.20%) CAD
8 24 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (5.15%) OO
10 18 (4.22%) Software Testing
11 17 (3.98%) Business Development
11 17 (3.98%) Integration Testing
12 16 (3.75%) ITIL
12 16 (3.75%) Communications Security
12 16 (3.75%) Information Management
13 14 (3.28%) Line Management
14 13 (3.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (2.81%) PRINCE2
15 12 (2.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (29.98%) C
2 124 (29.04%) C++
3 54 (12.65%) C#
4 41 (9.60%) Java
5 38 (8.90%) Embedded C
6 32 (7.49%) SQL
7 31 (7.26%) JavaScript
8 24 (5.62%) Assembly Language
9 19 (4.45%) Embedded C++
10 18 (4.22%) Python
11 16 (3.75%) MATLAB
12 15 (3.51%) PHP
12 15 (3.51%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.81%) Perl
14 9 (2.11%) VB
15 8 (1.87%) Ada
16 7 (1.64%) PowerShell
17 6 (1.41%) VBScript
18 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 231 (54.10%) Degree
2 58 (13.58%) Security Cleared
3 46 (10.77%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.22%) HNC
5 15 (3.51%) HND
6 13 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.87%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.64%) CCNP
8 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.41%) CCNA
9 6 (1.41%) PhD
10 4 (0.94%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.94%) ISEB
10 4 (0.94%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.94%) MCITP
11 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.70%) CISSP
12 2 (0.47%) MCSE
12 2 (0.47%) CCDP
12 2 (0.47%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.28%) SLA
2 9 (2.11%) QA
3 8 (1.87%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.64%) DO-254
4 7 (1.64%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.94%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.70%) JTAG
6 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.47%) HL7
8 1 (0.23%) GAMP
System Software
1 35 (8.20%) Firmware
2 19 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.94%) vSphere
6 3 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.70%) Xen
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.47%) XenServer
8 1 (0.23%) Docker
8 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.23%) XenApp
8 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.23%) UAG
8 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.41%) SCCM
2 3 (0.70%) Puppet
3 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.47%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.47%) Ansible
3 2 (0.47%) SELinux
4 1 (0.23%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (14.99%) SAP
2 34 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.49%) EMC
3 32 (7.49%) VMware
4 19 (4.45%) Cisco
5 18 (4.22%) Xilinx
6 15 (3.51%) Oracle
6 15 (3.51%) Altera
7 10 (2.34%) Citrix
7 10 (2.34%) Dell
8 9 (2.11%) Cadence
9 6 (1.41%) 3Com
9 6 (1.41%) Atmel
10 5 (1.17%) Perforce
10 5 (1.17%) IBM
10 5 (1.17%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.94%) Nokia
11 4 (0.94%) Juniper
11 4 (0.94%) Sony
12 3 (0.70%) Huawei
Maidenhead, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sony UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sony UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 10% pension,. 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago