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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 217 214 209
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 267 255 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 1.17% 1.21%
As % of the General category 3.17% 3.14% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 190 152 225
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
8427 8128 8707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.24% 37.40% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5870 5992 7021
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Hampshire -41 55 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +38 47 £37,000 +8.82% 16
Berkshire +12 42 £50,000 +58.73% 11
East Sussex -15 31 £40,000 -8.04% 2
Surrey -4 29 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Middlesex +12 20 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +15 14 £45,000 -25.00% 13
Kent +6 13 £47,500 +5.55% 2
West Sussex -52 10 £43,000 +32.30% 1
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 230 (41.89%) Degree
2 161 (29.33%) C
3 157 (28.60%) Software Engineering
4 154 (28.05%) C++
5 139 (25.32%) Telecoms
6 132 (24.04%) Manufacturing
6 132 (24.04%) Marketing
7 116 (21.13%) Linux
8 112 (20.40%) Finance
9 111 (20.22%) Digital Marketing
10 104 (18.94%) Programme Management
11 100 (18.21%) Windows
12 99 (18.03%) SAP
13 87 (15.85%) DTV
14 85 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
14 85 (15.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 76 (13.84%) Military
16 74 (13.48%) Security Cleared
17 73 (13.30%) Computer Science
18 65 (11.84%) Embedded C
19 63 (11.48%) UML
20 62 (11.29%) C#
21 59 (10.75%) .NET
22 57 (10.38%) SQL
22 57 (10.38%) MS Excel
22 57 (10.38%) Firmware
23 52 (9.47%) Java
23 52 (9.47%) Microsoft
24 51 (9.29%) Aerospace
25 49 (8.93%) Project Management

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (1.82%) IIS
1 10 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 4 (0.73%) Apache
4 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.55%) Commerce Server
4 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.36%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.18%) SAS
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.18%) Node.js
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 57 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.83%) MS Office
3 15 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.37%) InDesign
5 12 (2.19%) Simulink
6 7 (1.28%) Acrobat
6 7 (1.28%) RoboHelp
6 7 (1.28%) PageMaker
6 7 (1.28%) FrameMaker
6 7 (1.28%) CorelDRAW
7 5 (0.91%) MS Project
7 5 (0.91%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.55%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.18%) SPSS
10 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.18%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 85 (15.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (2.91%) Google Analytics
3 15 (2.73%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.73%) SAP FI-GL
4 4 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.73%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.73%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.55%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.18%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.46%) SaaS
2 9 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.36%) Office 365
5 2 (0.36%) IaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.47%) TCP/IP
2 37 (6.74%) Wireless
3 30 (5.46%) Ethernet
4 24 (4.37%) Firewall
5 21 (3.83%) GPRS
5 21 (3.83%) GSM
6 13 (2.37%) WAN
6 13 (2.37%) HTTP
7 10 (1.82%) Internet
8 9 (1.64%) LAN
9 8 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.46%) SAN
9 8 (1.46%) 3G
9 8 (1.46%) VoIP
10 7 (1.28%) DNS
11 6 (1.09%) ZigBee
11 6 (1.09%) VLAN
11 6 (1.09%) DHCP
11 6 (1.09%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.55%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.01%) MySQL
3 11 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.91%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.55%) Big Data
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.36%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.18%) MS Access
9 1 (0.18%) OLAP
9 1 (0.18%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.18%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 27 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
2 25 (4.55%) Subversion
3 23 (4.19%) Rational Rhapsody
4 10 (1.82%) JIRA
5 7 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.09%) Selenium
7 5 (0.91%) Hudson
8 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.73%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.73%) JMeter
9 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.55%) MSI
9 3 (0.55%) Maven
10 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.36%) FishEye
10 2 (0.36%) Gradle
10 2 (0.36%) TestNG
10 2 (0.36%) JUnit
10 2 (0.36%) Toad
11 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
General
1 139 (25.32%) Telecoms
2 132 (24.04%) Manufacturing
2 132 (24.04%) Marketing
3 112 (20.40%) Finance
4 76 (13.84%) Military
5 51 (9.29%) Aerospace
6 14 (2.55%) French Language
7 13 (2.37%) Retail
7 13 (2.37%) German Language
7 13 (2.37%) Italian Language
7 13 (2.37%) Finnish Language
7 13 (2.37%) Swedish Language
8 10 (1.82%) Automotive
9 7 (1.28%) Banking
9 7 (1.28%) Publishing
10 5 (0.91%) Games
10 5 (0.91%) Avionics
11 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.55%) Back Office
12 3 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (19.31%) Software Engineer
2 55 (10.02%) Analyst
3 54 (9.84%) Developer
3 54 (9.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 53 (9.65%) Electronics Engineer
5 40 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
6 31 (5.65%) Design Engineer
7 29 (5.28%) Junior
8 27 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
9 26 (4.74%) Graduate
9 26 (4.74%) Hardware Engineer
10 24 (4.37%) C# Developer
10 24 (4.37%) Development Engineer
11 23 (4.19%) Principal Engineer
12 22 (4.01%) Project Manager
12 22 (4.01%) Firmware Engineer
13 21 (3.83%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 21 (3.83%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
14 18 (3.28%) Tester
14 18 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (10.75%) .NET
2 28 (5.10%) HTML
3 23 (4.19%) ASP.NET
4 19 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (3.46%) Web Services
5 17 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (2.91%) CSS
6 16 (2.91%) jQuery
6 16 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (2.55%) XML
8 12 (2.19%) Ajax
9 11 (2.00%) XSLT
10 9 (1.64%) MFC
10 9 (1.64%) Middleware
10 9 (1.64%) WPF
10 9 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (1.64%) Ninject
11 8 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (1.46%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.85%) DTV
2 73 (13.30%) Computer Science
3 57 (10.38%) Firmware
4 48 (8.74%) Physics
5 35 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
6 31 (5.65%) VHDL
7 30 (5.46%) Mathematics
8 29 (5.28%) Social Media
9 28 (5.10%) Management Information System
9 28 (5.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 22 (4.01%) Blog
11 16 (2.91%) Device Driver
12 15 (2.73%) Chip and PIN
12 15 (2.73%) Statistics
12 15 (2.73%) Graphic Design
13 11 (2.00%) Xbox
14 10 (1.82%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.64%) Home Automation
15 9 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
16 8 (1.46%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 116 (21.13%) Linux
2 100 (18.21%) Windows
3 38 (6.92%) Embedded Linux
4 30 (5.46%) Android
5 20 (3.64%) UNIX
6 12 (2.19%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.09%) Windows CE
10 5 (0.91%) VMS
10 5 (0.91%) VxWorks
10 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.55%) Solaris
12 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.36%) CentOS
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (28.60%) Software Engineering
2 111 (20.22%) Digital Marketing
3 104 (18.94%) Programme Management
4 85 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (11.48%) UML
6 49 (8.93%) Project Management
7 39 (7.10%) Web Development
8 36 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (5.65%) OO
10 30 (5.46%) Scrum
10 30 (5.46%) Embedded Software Development
11 28 (5.10%) SEO
11 28 (5.10%) Signal Processing
11 28 (5.10%) Analytics
12 27 (4.92%) TDD
13 26 (4.74%) Configuration Management
13 26 (4.74%) Business Development
13 26 (4.74%) Image Processing
14 22 (4.01%) Requirements Analysis
14 22 (4.01%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (29.33%) C
2 154 (28.05%) C++
3 65 (11.84%) Embedded C
4 62 (11.29%) C#
5 57 (10.38%) SQL
6 52 (9.47%) Java
7 47 (8.56%) Embedded C++
8 41 (7.47%) Python
9 33 (6.01%) JavaScript
10 27 (4.92%) MATLAB
10 27 (4.92%) Assembly Language
11 20 (3.64%) Perl
12 17 (3.10%) VBA
13 15 (2.73%) R
14 9 (1.64%) VB
14 9 (1.64%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.46%) XPath
15 8 (1.46%) PowerHouse
16 6 (1.09%) Ruby
17 5 (0.91%) Ada
Qualifications
1 230 (41.89%) Degree
2 74 (13.48%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.74%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.37%) HND
5 12 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.00%) PhD
6 11 (2.00%) HNC
7 10 (1.82%) Chartered Engineer
8 9 (1.64%) PMP
8 9 (1.64%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.64%) CCNA
9 6 (1.09%) CCNP
10 4 (0.73%) MBCS
10 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.55%) MCITP
12 2 (0.36%) APMP
12 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.10%) QA
2 10 (1.82%) JTAG
3 7 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.91%) SLA
5 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
System Software
1 25 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.91%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.55%) Xen
5 3 (0.55%) vSphere
6 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.36%) XenServer
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.18%) NFS
7 1 (0.18%) Snort
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.18%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (1.09%) Puppet
2 5 (0.91%) Nagios
3 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.36%) Opsview
4 2 (0.36%) SCCM
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) YUM
Vendors
1 99 (18.03%) SAP
2 52 (9.47%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.19%) EMC
4 32 (5.83%) VMware
5 22 (4.01%) Cisco
6 21 (3.83%) Twitter
6 21 (3.83%) Oracle
7 17 (3.10%) Google
8 15 (2.73%) Omniture
8 15 (2.73%) Coremetrics
9 13 (2.37%) IBM
9 13 (2.37%) Adobe
9 13 (2.37%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.64%) NetApp
10 9 (1.64%) Atmel
11 8 (1.46%) NEC
12 7 (1.28%) Citrix
13 4 (0.73%) Primavera
13 4 (0.73%) Dell
13 4 (0.73%) Juniper
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £62500 per annum + Pension, health, life, 25 days
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago