The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 114 98 171
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +73
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 119 124 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.94% 2.37% 0.96%
As % of the General category 5.09% 5.64% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 97 105 49
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2338 2200 2032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.13% 41.99% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 1786 1751
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Dorset +22 36 £29,000 +41.46% 11
Gloucestershire -4 27 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Bristol -30 22 £42,500 +30.76% 9
Devon -16 13 £42,000 +29.23% 2
Somerset -24 12 £43,500 +24.28% 12
Cornwall - 3 £32,500 -
Wiltshire -7 2 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 92 (47.67%) Degree
2 57 (29.53%) Telecoms
3 55 (28.50%) Finance
3 55 (28.50%) Software Engineering
4 54 (27.98%) C++
5 48 (24.87%) C
5 48 (24.87%) Manufacturing
6 42 (21.76%) Programme Management
6 42 (21.76%) SAP
6 42 (21.76%) Marketing
7 41 (21.24%) Linux
7 41 (21.24%) DTV
8 40 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (20.73%) UML
8 40 (20.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 40 (20.73%) Digital Marketing
9 33 (17.10%) Java
9 33 (17.10%) Aerospace
10 31 (16.06%) Windows
11 30 (15.54%) C#
12 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
13 26 (13.47%) Computer Science
13 26 (13.47%) TDD
14 23 (11.92%) Scrum
15 22 (11.40%) OO
16 19 (9.84%) HTML
16 19 (9.84%) JavaScript
16 19 (9.84%) Embedded Systems
17 18 (9.33%) Firmware
18 17 (8.81%) Microsoft

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (3.63%) SAS
2 4 (2.07%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.77%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) RoboHelp
4 2 (1.04%) SPSS
4 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 40 (20.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.59%) SaaS
3 4 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.55%) Office 365
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.66%) Wireless
3 7 (3.63%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.59%) iSCSI
4 5 (2.59%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (2.59%) Intranet
4 5 (2.59%) GPRS
4 5 (2.59%) GSM
4 5 (2.59%) FTP
5 4 (2.07%) UMTS
5 4 (2.07%) Firewall
5 4 (2.07%) LTE
6 3 (1.55%) VLAN
6 3 (1.55%) IPv4
6 3 (1.55%) IPv6
6 3 (1.55%) Internet
6 3 (1.55%) Extranet
6 3 (1.55%) 3G
6 3 (1.55%) 802.15
6 3 (1.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.59%) MySQL
3 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.07%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.04%) Big Data
5 2 (1.04%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.52%) QlikView
6 1 (0.52%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.52%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (6.74%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (4.15%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.59%) FogBugz
4 4 (2.07%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.04%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.04%) Selenium
5 2 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.52%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.52%) WATIR
6 1 (0.52%) Maven
6 1 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 57 (29.53%) Telecoms
2 55 (28.50%) Finance
3 48 (24.87%) Manufacturing
4 42 (21.76%) Marketing
5 33 (17.10%) Aerospace
6 17 (8.81%) Military
7 6 (3.11%) Retail
8 4 (2.07%) Banking
8 4 (2.07%) Automotive
9 3 (1.55%) Games
10 2 (1.04%) Back Office
10 2 (1.04%) French Language
11 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (18.65%) Software Engineer
2 29 (15.03%) Developer
3 16 (8.29%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (7.77%) Junior
5 14 (7.25%) Graduate
5 14 (7.25%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.22%) Project Manager
7 11 (5.70%) Analyst
8 10 (5.18%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.18%) Consultant
8 10 (5.18%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.66%) Architect
10 8 (4.15%) Junior Software Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Electronics Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) Design Engineer
12 6 (3.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.84%) HTML
2 16 (8.29%) jQuery
3 15 (7.77%) REST
4 14 (7.25%) JSON
5 12 (6.22%) Spring
6 11 (5.70%) .NET
7 10 (5.18%) Hibernate
8 9 (4.66%) J2EE
9 8 (4.15%) CSS
9 8 (4.15%) HTML5
10 7 (3.63%) Web Services
11 4 (2.07%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.55%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (1.55%) LAMP
12 3 (1.55%) Servlets
13 2 (1.04%) XML
13 2 (1.04%) MFC
13 2 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.24%) DTV
2 26 (13.47%) Computer Science
3 19 (9.84%) Embedded Systems
4 18 (9.33%) Firmware
5 10 (5.18%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.66%) Open Source
6 9 (4.66%) GIS
7 7 (3.63%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.59%) Social Media
8 5 (2.59%) Physics
8 5 (2.59%) Human Factors
8 5 (2.59%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.07%) Chip and PIN
9 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.55%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.55%) EMV
11 2 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (1.04%) IPTV
11 2 (1.04%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.24%) Linux
2 31 (16.06%) Windows
3 10 (5.18%) Android
3 10 (5.18%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.63%) UNIX
5 6 (3.11%) Fedora
5 6 (3.11%) CentOS
6 4 (2.07%) VxWorks
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.04%) SUSE
7 2 (1.04%) Debian
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.50%) Software Engineering
2 42 (21.76%) Programme Management
3 40 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (20.73%) UML
3 40 (20.73%) Digital Marketing
4 26 (13.47%) TDD
5 23 (11.92%) Scrum
6 22 (11.40%) OO
7 15 (7.77%) MODAF
8 13 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.74%) Project Management
9 10 (5.18%) E-Commerce
9 10 (5.18%) V-Model
9 10 (5.18%) Unit Testing
10 9 (4.66%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (4.66%) Android Development
10 9 (4.66%) iOS Development
10 9 (4.66%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (4.66%) Information Management
11 8 (4.15%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.98%) C++
2 48 (24.87%) C
3 33 (17.10%) Java
4 30 (15.54%) C#
5 19 (9.84%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.77%) PHP
7 14 (7.25%) SQL
7 14 (7.25%) Python
8 9 (4.66%) Ruby
8 9 (4.66%) Embedded C
9 5 (2.59%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.59%) Lua
9 5 (2.59%) Perl
10 4 (2.07%) PHP5
11 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.04%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.52%) Groovy
13 1 (0.52%) VB6
13 1 (0.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 92 (47.67%) Degree
2 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.22%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.66%) HND
5 5 (2.59%) Chartered Engineer
6 4 (2.07%) ISEB
7 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.55%) HNC
8 2 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.04%) APMP
9 1 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.52%) PhD
9 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.18%) IEC 61508
2 6 (3.11%) QA
3 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.04%) SLA
4 2 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.04%) TickIT
4 2 (1.04%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.52%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.52%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.55%) Xen
2 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (21.76%) SAP
2 17 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.18%) Oracle
4 9 (4.66%) VMware
5 6 (3.11%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.59%) Twitter
6 5 (2.59%) EMC
7 2 (1.04%) Google
7 2 (1.04%) Facebook
8 1 (0.52%) Unica
8 1 (0.52%) Tableau
8 1 (0.52%) Citrix
8 1 (0.52%) Cognos
8 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Salary: Competitive (plus benefits)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £70k OTE
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Bristol, Avon
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Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Dorset
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
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Ferndown, Dorset
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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