The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 163 156 135
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 66 64 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 1.16% 1.70%
As % of the General category 3.06% 2.79% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 59 47 79
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £29,700 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,500 £50,000
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2154 2290 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.07% 41.36% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1840 1817
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,600
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Electronics
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the South West region.

Electronics Salary Trend in the South West

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in the South West

Electronics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Gloucestershire -11 17 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Bristol -1 15 £41,500 +18.57% 20
Dorset -17 11 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Somerset +15 7 £37,500 - 9
Devon -2 5 £34,500 -13.75% 16
Wiltshire -12 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 - 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 94 (59.87%) Degree
2 61 (38.85%) C++
3 50 (31.85%) Software Engineering
4 43 (27.39%) Linux
5 42 (26.75%) C
6 36 (22.93%) Telecoms
6 36 (22.93%) Finance
7 35 (22.29%) Computer Science
8 33 (21.02%) Firmware
9 29 (18.47%) DTV
10 28 (17.83%) Manufacturing
10 28 (17.83%) SAP
10 28 (17.83%) Programme Management
11 27 (17.20%) Digital Marketing
11 27 (17.20%) Marketing
11 27 (17.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 27 (17.20%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (16.56%) C#
13 23 (14.65%) Aerospace
14 22 (14.01%) Windows
15 21 (13.38%) Java
15 21 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (12.74%) SQL
17 19 (12.10%) Cyber Security
18 18 (11.46%) Embedded Software Development
19 17 (10.83%) Python
20 16 (10.19%) MySQL
20 16 (10.19%) Internet
20 16 (10.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
21 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (5.10%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.18%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.27%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (3.82%) MS Office
2 5 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.18%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.27%) MS Project
3 2 (1.27%) Simulink
4 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (17.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) SaaS
2 3 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.19%) Internet
2 12 (7.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.82%) Firewall
4 5 (3.18%) VPN
5 3 (1.91%) GPRS
5 3 (1.91%) WAN
5 3 (1.91%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.27%) LAN
6 2 (1.27%) DVB
6 2 (1.27%) DLNA
7 1 (0.64%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.64%) Wireless
7 1 (0.64%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.64%) RFID
7 1 (0.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.19%) MySQL
2 12 (7.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.18%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.18%) Big Data
4 2 (1.27%) Hazelcast
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.27%) MS Access
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Subversion
1 5 (3.18%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.55%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (2.55%) WebDriver
2 4 (2.55%) Selenium
2 4 (2.55%) TestNG
2 4 (2.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.55%) Maven
2 4 (2.55%) Ant
2 4 (2.55%) JUnit
3 3 (1.91%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.27%) JIRA
5 1 (0.64%) WATIR
5 1 (0.64%) PVCS
5 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (22.93%) Telecoms
1 36 (22.93%) Finance
2 28 (17.83%) Manufacturing
3 27 (17.20%) Marketing
4 23 (14.65%) Aerospace
5 9 (5.73%) French Language
5 9 (5.73%) Back Office
6 5 (3.18%) Military
7 2 (1.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Retail
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 35 (22.29%) Software Engineer
2 24 (15.29%) Developer
3 20 (12.74%) Graduate
4 16 (10.19%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (9.55%) Analyst
6 13 (8.28%) Junior
7 12 (7.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (7.64%) Electronics Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) Project Manager
9 10 (6.37%) Security Analyst
9 10 (6.37%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (5.73%) Engineering Manager
10 9 (5.73%) Design Engineer
10 9 (5.73%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 7 (4.46%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.18%) Consultant
12 5 (3.18%) Principal Consultant
12 5 (3.18%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.18%) Field Engineer
12 5 (3.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.37%) CSS
2 9 (5.73%) .NET
3 8 (5.10%) HTML
3 8 (5.10%) jQuery
4 6 (3.82%) Spring
5 5 (3.18%) RESTful
5 5 (3.18%) Lucene
6 4 (2.55%) Ember.js
6 4 (2.55%) Qt
6 4 (2.55%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.55%) Ajax
6 4 (2.55%) MFC
6 4 (2.55%) Struts
6 4 (2.55%) JSP
7 3 (1.91%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.91%) LAMP
7 3 (1.91%) POSIX
8 2 (1.27%) Servlets
8 2 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.29%) Computer Science
2 29 (18.47%) DTV
3 16 (10.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.28%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (7.01%) Management Information System
7 10 (6.37%) VHDL
8 9 (5.73%) Smartcard
8 9 (5.73%) Mathematics
9 7 (4.46%) Physics
10 6 (3.82%) Verilog
10 6 (3.82%) Device Driver
11 5 (3.18%) Open Source
12 3 (1.91%) ASIC
13 2 (1.27%) MPEG
13 2 (1.27%) Video on Demand
13 2 (1.27%) Human Factors
13 2 (1.27%) CPLD
13 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.39%) Linux
2 22 (14.01%) Windows
3 4 (2.55%) Fedora
3 4 (2.55%) CentOS
4 3 (1.91%) Android
5 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.27%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.64%) UNIX
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.85%) Software Engineering
2 28 (17.83%) Programme Management
3 27 (17.20%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (17.20%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (12.10%) Cyber Security
6 18 (11.46%) Embedded Software Development
7 12 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.01%) Time Management
8 11 (7.01%) UML
9 10 (6.37%) Data Management
10 9 (5.73%) OO
10 9 (5.73%) Project Management
10 9 (5.73%) Scrum
10 9 (5.73%) Line Management
11 8 (5.10%) TDD
12 6 (3.82%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (3.82%) Multithreading
12 6 (3.82%) Signal Processing
12 6 (3.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (38.85%) C++
2 42 (26.75%) C
3 26 (16.56%) C#
4 21 (13.38%) Java
5 20 (12.74%) SQL
6 17 (10.83%) Python
7 12 (7.64%) Embedded C
8 9 (5.73%) JavaScript
9 8 (5.10%) PHP
10 7 (4.46%) Perl
11 6 (3.82%) Ruby
11 6 (3.82%) PHP5
12 5 (3.18%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.18%) VBA
13 4 (2.55%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.91%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.91%) Groovy
14 3 (1.91%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.27%) Ada
Qualifications
1 94 (59.87%) Degree
2 13 (8.28%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.01%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.55%) HND
5 3 (1.91%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) MCP
6 1 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.64%) MCSA
6 1 (0.64%) PhD
6 1 (0.64%) CCNP
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.27%) JTAG
2 2 (1.27%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 33 (21.02%) Firmware
2 3 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Puppet
1 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (17.83%) SAP
2 6 (3.82%) Oracle
3 4 (2.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.91%) VMware
4 3 (1.91%) EMC
5 2 (1.27%) Renesas
5 2 (1.27%) Freescale
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco
5 2 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (0.64%) Sun
6 1 (0.64%) HP
6 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.64%) Remedy
6 1 (0.64%) Primavera
6 1 (0.64%) Genesys
6 1 (0.64%) BMC
6 1 (0.64%) Zend
6 1 (0.64%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 1 (0.64%) ArcSight
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + £5k and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Exeter
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exeter
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Salary: £28000 per annum
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Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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X4 Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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South West England
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Exeter
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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