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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 235 226 198
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -28
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 233 230 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.06% 1.11% 1.34%
As % of the General category 2.88% 2.90% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 152 162 225
Average salary £41,750 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.59% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
8103 7944 8804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.83% 38.23% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5569 5950 7016
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Buckinghamshire +29 43 £35,000 -6.04% 14
Berkshire +15 42 £50,000 +50.37% 14
Hampshire -46 41 £41,750 +11.33% 20
East Sussex -27 24 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Surrey -18 19 £33,750 -25.00% 16
Oxfordshire +8 18 £51,250 +13.88% 19
Kent +8 13 £50,000 +11.11% 6
West Sussex -39 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Middlesex -5 12 £50,000 +81.81% 4
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 235 (43.68%) Degree
2 161 (29.93%) C
3 159 (29.55%) Software Engineering
4 150 (27.88%) C++
5 141 (26.21%) Telecoms
6 124 (23.05%) Manufacturing
7 123 (22.86%) Marketing
8 111 (20.63%) Finance
9 108 (20.07%) Linux
10 105 (19.52%) Digital Marketing
11 100 (18.59%) Windows
12 93 (17.29%) SAP
12 93 (17.29%) Programme Management
13 83 (15.43%) Computer Science
14 81 (15.06%) DTV
15 79 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
15 79 (14.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 75 (13.94%) Security Cleared
17 74 (13.75%) Military
18 64 (11.90%) Embedded C
19 63 (11.71%) C#
20 62 (11.52%) UML
21 61 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
21 61 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
22 60 (11.15%) Firmware
23 58 (10.78%) .NET
24 57 (10.59%) MS Excel
25 56 (10.41%) Aerospace
26 55 (10.22%) SQL
27 52 (9.67%) Physics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (2.23%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.30%) IIS
3 4 (0.74%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.56%) Commerce Server
4 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.37%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (0.37%) Apache
5 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.19%) Node.js
6 1 (0.19%) SAS
6 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.19%) CMS
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 33 (6.13%) MS Office
3 15 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.86%) Simulink
5 5 (0.93%) MS Project
5 5 (0.93%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.93%) InDesign
6 4 (0.74%) TargetLink
7 3 (0.56%) RoboHelp
7 3 (0.56%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.56%) PageMaker
7 3 (0.56%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.56%) CorelDRAW
8 2 (0.37%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.19%) SPSS
9 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.19%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 79 (14.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (2.97%) Google Analytics
3 15 (2.79%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.74%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.74%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.74%) SAP FI-GL
5 3 (0.56%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.65%) SaaS
2 7 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.37%) Office 365
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 36 (6.69%) Wireless
3 34 (6.32%) Ethernet
4 21 (3.90%) GPRS
4 21 (3.90%) GSM
5 20 (3.72%) Firewall
6 14 (2.60%) WAN
7 13 (2.42%) HTTP
8 11 (2.04%) 3G
9 10 (1.86%) Internet
9 10 (1.86%) LAN
10 8 (1.49%) DHCP
10 8 (1.49%) DNS
11 7 (1.30%) VoIP
11 7 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.30%) VLAN
12 6 (1.12%) SAN
12 6 (1.12%) Bluetooth
12 6 (1.12%) ZigBee
13 5 (0.93%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.16%) MySQL
3 11 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.56%) Big Data
7 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.56%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.37%) Cognos Impromptu
8 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.19%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.19%) QlikView
9 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (4.09%) Subversion
2 19 (3.53%) Rational DOORS
3 15 (2.79%) Rational Rhapsody
4 10 (1.86%) JIRA
5 6 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.93%) Selenium
6 5 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.74%) JMeter
7 4 (0.74%) Hudson
7 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.56%) Maven
9 2 (0.37%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.37%) MSI
9 2 (0.37%) JUnit
9 2 (0.37%) Toad
9 2 (0.37%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.37%) WiX
9 2 (0.37%) FishEye
9 2 (0.37%) TestNG
General
1 141 (26.21%) Telecoms
2 124 (23.05%) Manufacturing
3 123 (22.86%) Marketing
4 111 (20.63%) Finance
5 74 (13.75%) Military
6 56 (10.41%) Aerospace
7 15 (2.79%) Retail
8 12 (2.23%) Automotive
9 7 (1.30%) Banking
10 6 (1.12%) French Language
10 6 (1.12%) Games
11 5 (0.93%) Swedish Language
11 5 (0.93%) Avionics
11 5 (0.93%) German Language
11 5 (0.93%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.93%) Finnish Language
12 4 (0.74%) Publishing
13 3 (0.56%) Advertising
13 3 (0.56%) Law
13 3 (0.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 107 (19.89%) Software Engineer
2 61 (11.34%) Electronics Engineer
3 55 (10.22%) Analyst
4 51 (9.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 51 (9.48%) Developer
5 29 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
6 28 (5.20%) C++ Software Engineer
7 26 (4.83%) Principal Engineer
8 25 (4.65%) Hardware Engineer
8 25 (4.65%) Design Engineer
9 24 (4.46%) Junior
10 23 (4.28%) Development Engineer
11 22 (4.09%) Graduate
11 22 (4.09%) C# Developer
12 21 (3.90%) Firmware Engineer
13 20 (3.72%) Project Manager
14 19 (3.53%) Consultant
14 19 (3.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
14 19 (3.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 18 (3.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (10.78%) .NET
2 25 (4.65%) HTML
3 20 (3.72%) Web Services
4 19 (3.53%) ASP.NET
5 16 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 14 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (2.60%) XML
7 13 (2.42%) jQuery
8 12 (2.23%) Ajax
8 12 (2.23%) XSLT
8 12 (2.23%) CSS
9 10 (1.86%) WPF
10 9 (1.67%) LINQ
10 9 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (1.67%) MFC
10 9 (1.67%) Middleware
11 8 (1.49%) WCF
12 7 (1.30%) Ninject
12 7 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.43%) Computer Science
2 81 (15.06%) DTV
3 61 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (11.15%) Firmware
5 52 (9.67%) Physics
6 37 (6.88%) Embedded Systems
7 36 (6.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 31 (5.76%) User Experience
8 31 (5.76%) Management Information System
8 31 (5.76%) Mathematics
9 29 (5.39%) VHDL
9 29 (5.39%) Social Media
10 20 (3.72%) Blog
11 17 (3.16%) Statistics
12 15 (2.79%) Chip and PIN
13 14 (2.60%) Device Driver
14 10 (1.86%) Mobile App
15 9 (1.67%) Xbox
15 9 (1.67%) Home Automation
15 9 (1.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 108 (20.07%) Linux
2 100 (18.59%) Windows
3 37 (6.88%) Embedded Linux
4 31 (5.76%) Android
5 17 (3.16%) UNIX
6 13 (2.42%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.86%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.93%) VMS
8 5 (0.93%) Windows CE
8 5 (0.93%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.37%) Solaris
10 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) uClinux
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (29.55%) Software Engineering
2 105 (19.52%) Digital Marketing
3 93 (17.29%) Programme Management
4 79 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (11.52%) UML
6 61 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (8.92%) Project Management
8 37 (6.88%) Web Development
9 32 (5.95%) Embedded Software Development
10 30 (5.58%) Scrum
10 30 (5.58%) OO
11 28 (5.20%) Analytics
11 28 (5.20%) SEO
12 27 (5.02%) TDD
12 27 (5.02%) Information Management
13 26 (4.83%) Signal Processing
13 26 (4.83%) Image Processing
13 26 (4.83%) Communications Security
14 23 (4.28%) Configuration Management
15 22 (4.09%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (29.93%) C
2 150 (27.88%) C++
3 64 (11.90%) Embedded C
4 63 (11.71%) C#
5 55 (10.22%) SQL
6 48 (8.92%) Embedded C++
6 48 (8.92%) Java
7 39 (7.25%) Python
8 29 (5.39%) JavaScript
9 23 (4.28%) MATLAB
10 21 (3.90%) Assembly Language
11 17 (3.16%) Perl
11 17 (3.16%) VBA
12 15 (2.79%) R
13 9 (1.67%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.67%) PowerHouse
13 9 (1.67%) XPath
14 8 (1.49%) VB
15 6 (1.12%) Ada
16 5 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 235 (43.68%) Degree
2 75 (13.94%) Security Cleared
3 31 (5.76%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.46%) HND
5 12 (2.23%) HNC
6 11 (2.04%) PhD
7 10 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
9 8 (1.49%) PMP
9 8 (1.49%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.12%) CCNA
11 4 (0.74%) MBCS
11 4 (0.74%) CCNP
12 3 (0.56%) CISSP
12 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.37%) MCITP
13 2 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.37%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.16%) QA
2 9 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.30%) JTAG
4 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.74%) SLA
5 2 (0.37%) COBIT
5 2 (0.37%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.19%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 23 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.97%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.56%) vSphere
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.37%) Xen
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.37%) XenServer
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (0.74%) Puppet
1 4 (0.74%) SCCM
2 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.56%) Nagios
3 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.37%) Opsview
4 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 93 (17.29%) SAP
2 49 (9.11%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.13%) EMC
4 31 (5.76%) VMware
5 19 (3.53%) Oracle
5 19 (3.53%) Cisco
5 19 (3.53%) Twitter
6 16 (2.97%) Google
7 15 (2.79%) Omniture
7 15 (2.79%) Coremetrics
8 10 (1.86%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.67%) Atmel
9 9 (1.67%) IBM
10 8 (1.49%) Xilinx
10 8 (1.49%) NEC
10 8 (1.49%) NetApp
11 7 (1.30%) Altera
12 6 (1.12%) Citrix
13 5 (0.93%) Adobe
14 4 (0.74%) Primavera
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