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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 106 147 103
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -44
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 157 73 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.54% 1.28% 2.47%
As % of the General category 6.92% 3.22% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 139 58 96
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £52,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2269 2266 2007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.70% 39.65% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1668 1741 1631
Average salary £41,375 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +18 44 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Bristol +13 37 £33,500 -21.17% 14
Dorset -9 22 £21,500 -46.25% 4
Wiltshire +13 19 £46,500 +9.41% 3
Somerset +16 17 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Devon -10 7 £42,500 +3.03% 9
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 86 (38.57%) C++
2 76 (34.08%) Degree
3 75 (33.63%) Software Engineering
4 73 (32.74%) Linux
5 71 (31.84%) Telecoms
6 70 (31.39%) Manufacturing
7 65 (29.15%) C
8 64 (28.70%) Marketing
9 61 (27.35%) Finance
10 60 (26.91%) Programme Management
10 60 (26.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 60 (26.91%) SAP
10 60 (26.91%) Business Intelligence
10 60 (26.91%) DTV
10 60 (26.91%) Digital Marketing
11 49 (21.97%) Java
12 44 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (16.59%) Computer Science
14 34 (15.25%) Aerospace
15 32 (14.35%) C#
16 28 (12.56%) Python
17 27 (12.11%) Embedded C
18 24 (10.76%) PHP
18 24 (10.76%) E-Commerce
19 23 (10.31%) MySQL
20 22 (9.87%) Oracle
20 22 (9.87%) JavaScript
21 21 (9.42%) .NET
21 21 (9.42%) Windows
21 21 (9.42%) Firmware

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (6.28%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.59%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.14%) JBoss
4 6 (2.69%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.24%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.79%) Commerce Server
6 4 (1.79%) Node.js
7 3 (1.35%) WordPress
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.90%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.45%) Drupal
9 1 (0.45%) Mule
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (6.28%) MS Project
2 7 (3.14%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.69%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.35%) MS Office
5 2 (0.90%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.45%) Simulink
6 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 60 (26.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.73%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.59%) SaaS
4 6 (2.69%) PaaS
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.28%) Internet
2 12 (5.38%) Firewall
2 12 (5.38%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.14%) GPRS
4 5 (2.24%) VPN
5 1 (0.45%) SAN
5 1 (0.45%) GSM
5 1 (0.45%) LAN
5 1 (0.45%) WAN
5 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.45%) FTP
5 1 (0.45%) HTTP
5 1 (0.45%) Wireless
5 1 (0.45%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.31%) MySQL
2 12 (5.38%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.59%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (2.69%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.35%) Hazelcast
6 3 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.90%) MS Access
8 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.45%) Big Data
8 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (6.28%) Git (software)
1 14 (6.28%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (4.04%) JIRA
3 7 (3.14%) JUnit
3 7 (3.14%) IntelliJ
4 6 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.24%) Subversion
6 3 (1.35%) Maven
6 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.90%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.90%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.45%) GCC
8 1 (0.45%) GDB
8 1 (0.45%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.45%) WATIR
8 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 71 (31.84%) Telecoms
2 70 (31.39%) Manufacturing
3 64 (28.70%) Marketing
4 61 (27.35%) Finance
5 34 (15.25%) Aerospace
6 12 (5.38%) Retail
7 9 (4.04%) Automotive
8 7 (3.14%) Games
9 2 (0.90%) Military
9 2 (0.90%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 53 (23.77%) Software Engineer
2 43 (19.28%) Developer
3 26 (11.66%) Graduate
4 21 (9.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 21 (9.42%) Electronics Engineer
5 19 (8.52%) Junior
6 18 (8.07%) Design Engineer
7 17 (7.62%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.73%) Analyst
9 14 (6.28%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.28%) Java Developer
10 13 (5.83%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 12 (5.38%) Junior Software Engineer
12 11 (4.93%) Hardware Engineer
13 10 (4.48%) C++ Developer
13 10 (4.48%) Architect
13 10 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
14 8 (3.59%) Cyber Security Analyst
14 8 (3.59%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.42%) .NET
2 16 (7.17%) Spring
3 15 (6.73%) HTML
4 14 (6.28%) LAMP
5 13 (5.83%) Web Services
5 13 (5.83%) XML
6 12 (5.38%) CSS
6 12 (5.38%) jQuery
7 11 (4.93%) Hibernate
7 11 (4.93%) JSON
8 10 (4.48%) Qt
9 8 (3.59%) HTML5
9 8 (3.59%) REST
9 8 (3.59%) Spring MVC
9 8 (3.59%) JPA
9 8 (3.59%) SOAP
9 8 (3.59%) MFC
10 7 (3.14%) Spring Integration
11 6 (2.69%) CGI
12 5 (2.24%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (26.91%) DTV
2 37 (16.59%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.62%) Algorithms
4 15 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 15 (6.73%) Mathematics
5 12 (5.38%) Physics
6 11 (4.93%) VHDL
7 8 (3.59%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.69%) Verilog
8 6 (2.69%) Open Source
9 5 (2.24%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.79%) ASIC
11 3 (1.35%) Arduino
11 3 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (32.74%) Linux
2 21 (9.42%) Windows
3 11 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.14%) Fedora
4 7 (3.14%) CentOS
5 6 (2.69%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.35%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.90%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.90%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) UNIX
8 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (33.63%) Software Engineering
2 60 (26.91%) Programme Management
2 60 (26.91%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (26.91%) Digital Marketing
3 44 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.76%) E-Commerce
5 21 (9.42%) Scrum
6 16 (7.17%) OO
7 15 (6.73%) TDD
7 15 (6.73%) Signal Processing
8 14 (6.28%) Project Management
9 13 (5.83%) Integration Testing
9 13 (5.83%) Cyber Security
10 12 (5.38%) BDD
11 11 (4.93%) UML
11 11 (4.93%) Logistics
12 10 (4.48%) Kanban
12 10 (4.48%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.04%) OOD
14 8 (3.59%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (38.57%) C++
2 65 (29.15%) C
3 49 (21.97%) Java
4 32 (14.35%) C#
5 28 (12.56%) Python
6 27 (12.11%) Embedded C
7 24 (10.76%) PHP
8 22 (9.87%) JavaScript
9 14 (6.28%) Perl
9 14 (6.28%) Ruby
10 12 (5.38%) SQL
10 12 (5.38%) Embedded C++
11 11 (4.93%) PHP5
12 8 (3.59%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.69%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.24%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.79%) Groovy
15 4 (1.79%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.90%) Clojure
16 2 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 76 (34.08%) Degree
2 15 (6.73%) SC Cleared
2 15 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.69%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.79%) HND
5 3 (1.35%) MBA
6 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.90%) PhD
6 2 (0.90%) ISEB
7 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.04%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.35%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) JTAG
3 2 (0.90%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (9.42%) Firmware
2 6 (2.69%) KVM
3 4 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (5.83%) Puppet
2 7 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.69%) Graphite
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (26.91%) SAP
2 22 (9.87%) Oracle
3 15 (6.73%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.38%) IBM
5 11 (4.93%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.59%) ATG
6 8 (3.59%) hybris
6 8 (3.59%) RedPrairie
6 8 (3.59%) Demandware
7 7 (3.14%) Cisco
8 5 (2.24%) EMC
9 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.79%) VMware
10 3 (1.35%) Apple
11 2 (0.90%) HP
11 2 (0.90%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.45%) ArcSight
12 1 (0.45%) Google
12 1 (0.45%) Zend
12 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £4000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + relocation assistance
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago