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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 217 204 158
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -46
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 252 280 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.14% 1.27% 1.80%
As % of the General category 3.19% 3.24% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 116 217 303
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
7898 8654 8732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.87% 39.20% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5611 6464 7069
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 £28,000 £28,550
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 November 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 November 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 +30 46 £60,000 +48.14% 7
Hampshire -23 33 £60,000 +37.14% 11
Surrey -32 30 £52,500 +19.31% 25
Middlesex +11 29 £50,000 +73.91% 3
West Sussex +2 29 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Oxfordshire +22 26 £47,500 +5.55% 16
East Sussex -25 24 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 21 £40,000 +11.11% 11
Kent +7 15 £45,000 - 3
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 261 (50.29%) Degree
2 166 (31.98%) C
3 158 (30.44%) C++
4 153 (29.48%) Software Engineering
5 145 (27.94%) Telecoms
6 123 (23.70%) Manufacturing
7 106 (20.42%) Finance
7 106 (20.42%) Linux
8 94 (18.11%) Computer Science
9 92 (17.73%) Windows
10 85 (16.38%) Marketing
11 84 (16.18%) DTV
12 80 (15.41%) SAP
12 80 (15.41%) Programme Management
13 75 (14.45%) Security Cleared
14 73 (14.07%) Digital Marketing
14 73 (14.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 73 (14.07%) Business Intelligence
15 71 (13.68%) Physics
16 61 (11.75%) Military
16 61 (11.75%) Embedded C
17 57 (10.98%) Aerospace
18 56 (10.79%) Firmware
18 56 (10.79%) C#
19 54 (10.40%) UML
20 52 (10.02%) Embedded Systems
21 49 (9.44%) SC Cleared
22 48 (9.25%) Project Management
23 44 (8.48%) .NET
24 43 (8.29%) Embedded Software Development

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 7 (1.35%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.16%) IIS
3 4 (0.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.58%) Commerce Server
5 2 (0.39%) CMS
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.19%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.47%) MS Office
3 13 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.73%) Simulink
5 6 (1.16%) MS Project
6 5 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.96%) TargetLink
7 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.58%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.39%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.39%) Windchill
10 1 (0.19%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 73 (14.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.77%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.77%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.77%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Office 365
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 35 (6.74%) Wireless
3 34 (6.55%) Ethernet
4 19 (3.66%) LAN
5 17 (3.28%) WAN
6 16 (3.08%) 3G
7 14 (2.70%) HTTP
8 13 (2.50%) VPN
9 12 (2.31%) GPRS
9 12 (2.31%) GSM
9 12 (2.31%) Internet
9 12 (2.31%) Firewall
10 9 (1.73%) Broadband
11 8 (1.54%) SAN
12 7 (1.35%) DVB
12 7 (1.35%) DNS
13 6 (1.16%) DHCP
13 6 (1.16%) SNMP
13 6 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.73%) MySQL
3 6 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.96%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.77%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.77%) Big Data
6 3 (0.58%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.58%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.39%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.19%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (3.28%) Subversion
2 14 (2.70%) JIRA
3 8 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
4 7 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.35%) PVCS
5 4 (0.77%) Selenium
5 4 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.58%) JMeter
6 3 (0.58%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.39%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.39%) Maven
7 2 (0.39%) FishEye
7 2 (0.39%) GDB
7 2 (0.39%) WiX
8 1 (0.19%) JUnit
8 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 145 (27.94%) Telecoms
2 123 (23.70%) Manufacturing
3 106 (20.42%) Finance
4 85 (16.38%) Marketing
5 61 (11.75%) Military
6 57 (10.98%) Aerospace
7 14 (2.70%) Retail
8 11 (2.12%) Automotive
9 9 (1.73%) Banking
10 8 (1.54%) Advertising
11 6 (1.16%) Games
12 5 (0.96%) Legal
13 3 (0.58%) Billing
13 3 (0.58%) German Language
13 3 (0.58%) Avionics
14 2 (0.39%) Local Government
14 2 (0.39%) Publishing
15 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.19%) Back Office
15 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 116 (22.35%) Software Engineer
2 59 (11.37%) Electronics Engineer
3 41 (7.90%) Developer
3 41 (7.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 29 (5.59%) Hardware Engineer
5 28 (5.39%) Principal Engineer
6 24 (4.62%) Support Engineer
7 23 (4.43%) Development Engineer
8 22 (4.24%) Analyst
8 22 (4.24%) Senior Software Engineer
8 22 (4.24%) Design Engineer
9 21 (4.05%) C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (4.05%) Consultant
10 20 (3.85%) Architect
10 20 (3.85%) Firmware Engineer
11 19 (3.66%) Project Manager
12 16 (3.08%) Graduate
13 15 (2.89%) Junior
13 15 (2.89%) Team Leader
13 15 (2.89%) Bid Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.48%) .NET
2 27 (5.20%) HTML
3 21 (4.05%) CSS
4 19 (3.66%) Web Services
5 16 (3.08%) HTML5
6 14 (2.70%) WPF
7 13 (2.50%) WCF
8 12 (2.31%) XML
9 10 (1.93%) jQuery
10 9 (1.73%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.54%) MFC
12 7 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (1.16%) OpenCL
13 6 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (1.16%) Qt
13 6 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (1.16%) XSLT
14 5 (0.96%) LINQ
14 5 (0.96%) Ajax
14 5 (0.96%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 94 (18.11%) Computer Science
2 84 (16.18%) DTV
3 71 (13.68%) Physics
4 52 (10.02%) Embedded Systems
5 42 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (7.71%) Mathematics
7 39 (7.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 35 (6.74%) Algorithms
9 33 (6.36%) Management Information System
10 15 (2.89%) VHDL
11 11 (2.12%) Chip and PIN
12 10 (1.93%) ASIC
12 10 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.54%) Open Source
13 8 (1.54%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.54%) Home Automation
13 8 (1.54%) NHS
13 8 (1.54%) Device Driver
13 8 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
14 7 (1.35%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 106 (20.42%) Linux
2 92 (17.73%) Windows
3 35 (6.74%) Embedded Linux
4 33 (6.36%) Android
5 17 (3.28%) UNIX
6 13 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.16%) Windows CE
9 4 (0.77%) VMS
9 4 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.58%) Nucleus RTOS
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.58%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.39%) SUSE
11 2 (0.39%) Debian
11 2 (0.39%) Solaris
11 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (29.48%) Software Engineering
2 80 (15.41%) Programme Management
3 73 (14.07%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (14.07%) Digital Marketing
4 54 (10.40%) UML
5 48 (9.25%) Project Management
6 43 (8.29%) Embedded Software Development
7 37 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (5.39%) OO
9 23 (4.43%) ITIL
10 21 (4.05%) Information Management
10 21 (4.05%) Signal Processing
10 21 (4.05%) Communications Security
11 20 (3.85%) CAD
11 20 (3.85%) Change Management
11 20 (3.85%) Line Management
12 18 (3.47%) Scrum
12 18 (3.47%) Software Testing
12 18 (3.47%) Requirements Analysis
12 18 (3.47%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 166 (31.98%) C
2 158 (30.44%) C++
3 61 (11.75%) Embedded C
4 56 (10.79%) C#
5 39 (7.51%) Java
5 39 (7.51%) Embedded C++
6 33 (6.36%) SQL
7 30 (5.78%) JavaScript
8 25 (4.82%) Python
9 21 (4.05%) Assembly Language
10 18 (3.47%) MATLAB
11 17 (3.28%) Perl
12 16 (3.08%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.35%) Ada
13 7 (1.35%) PHP
13 7 (1.35%) VB
14 6 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.77%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.58%) VBScript
16 3 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 261 (50.29%) Degree
2 75 (14.45%) Security Cleared
3 49 (9.44%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.43%) HND
5 18 (3.47%) HNC
6 8 (1.54%) PhD
7 7 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.96%) CCNA
9 4 (0.77%) MBCS
9 4 (0.77%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.58%) PMP
10 3 (0.58%) CISSP
11 2 (0.39%) CCNP
11 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.39%) CISA
11 2 (0.39%) CISM
11 2 (0.39%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.08%) QA
2 13 (2.50%) SLA
3 11 (2.12%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.16%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.77%) JTAG
6 3 (0.58%) DO-254
7 2 (0.39%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.39%) COBIT
8 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 56 (10.79%) Firmware
2 20 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.31%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.77%) vSphere
5 4 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.58%) Xen
7 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.39%) XenServer
8 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.58%) SCCM
1 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.39%) Puppet
2 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.19%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 80 (15.41%) SAP
2 40 (7.71%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.74%) EMC
4 32 (6.17%) VMware
5 16 (3.08%) Cisco
6 12 (2.31%) Oracle
6 12 (2.31%) Xilinx
7 11 (2.12%) Altera
8 7 (1.35%) Dell
8 7 (1.35%) IBM
8 7 (1.35%) Juniper
8 7 (1.35%) NEC
9 6 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.16%) Atmel
10 5 (0.96%) Perforce
10 5 (0.96%) Citrix
11 4 (0.77%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.77%) Cadence
11 4 (0.77%) Twitter
12 3 (0.58%) hybris
Chertsey, Surrey
Xilinx, Inc.
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Cobham
Salary: attractive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago