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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 96 126 99
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -27
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 176 120 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.01% 1.96% 2.38%
As % of the General category 7.75% 5.15% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 150 97 107
Average salary £42,750 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2272 2331 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.88% 38.01% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1822 1771 1761
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +19 56 £60,000 +50.00% 10
Bristol +11 48 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Dorset -13 20 £26,250 -9.48% 6
Somerset +10 14 £37,500 -22.68% 5
Wiltshire +1 10 £41,250 -2.94% 8
Devon -10 5 £37,500 -10.71% 14
Cornwall -9 4 - -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 150 (44.25%) Marketing
2 149 (43.95%) Telecoms
3 147 (43.36%) Manufacturing
4 136 (40.12%) Finance
5 133 (39.23%) DTV
5 133 (39.23%) Business Intelligence
5 133 (39.23%) SAP
5 133 (39.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 133 (39.23%) Programme Management
5 133 (39.23%) Digital Marketing
6 116 (34.22%) Linux
7 105 (30.97%) C++
8 101 (29.79%) Degree
9 88 (25.96%) Software Engineering
10 86 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
10 86 (25.37%) Java
11 77 (22.71%) C
12 62 (18.29%) Scrum
13 50 (14.75%) E-Commerce
14 47 (13.86%) Computer Science
15 44 (12.98%) C#
16 43 (12.68%) JavaScript
16 43 (12.68%) PHP
17 42 (12.39%) Oracle
17 42 (12.39%) Git (software)
18 40 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
18 40 (11.80%) .NET
18 40 (11.80%) Project Management
19 39 (11.50%) Python
20 36 (10.62%) MongoDB

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (5.31%) Tomcat
2 16 (4.72%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.42%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.13%) JBoss
5 9 (2.65%) Node.js
6 8 (2.36%) Commerce Server
6 8 (2.36%) Mule
7 7 (2.06%) Mule ESB
8 6 (1.77%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.47%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.88%) WordPress
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.29%) Lync
11 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.29%) SAS
11 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 26 (7.67%) MS Project
2 16 (4.72%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.83%) MS Excel
4 10 (2.95%) MS Office
5 3 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.59%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 133 (39.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.19%) PaaS
3 19 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (3.83%) SaaS
5 6 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.77%) Google App Engine
5 6 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.59%) IaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.49%) TCP/IP
2 18 (5.31%) Firewall
3 9 (2.65%) Internet
4 5 (1.47%) GPRS
5 3 (0.88%) Wireless
6 2 (0.59%) NAS
6 2 (0.59%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.59%) SAN
7 1 (0.29%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) HTTP
7 1 (0.29%) ATM
7 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.29%) GSM
7 1 (0.29%) LAN
7 1 (0.29%) VoIP
7 1 (0.29%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) PCoIP
7 1 (0.29%) VDSL
7 1 (0.29%) MPLS
7 1 (0.29%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.62%) MongoDB
2 28 (8.26%) MySQL
3 21 (6.19%) Hadoop
3 21 (6.19%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.31%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (3.54%) SQL Server
7 11 (3.24%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.95%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.59%) Big Data
11 1 (0.29%) SSDT
11 1 (0.29%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.29%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.29%) HBase
11 1 (0.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.72%) Maven
3 15 (4.42%) Oracle Forms
3 15 (4.42%) IntelliJ
4 14 (4.13%) JUnit
4 14 (4.13%) JIRA
5 13 (3.83%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.24%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (2.36%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.06%) Gradle
8 7 (2.06%) Ant
9 3 (0.88%) Subversion
9 3 (0.88%) Selenium
9 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.88%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.59%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.59%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 150 (44.25%) Marketing
2 149 (43.95%) Telecoms
3 147 (43.36%) Manufacturing
4 136 (40.12%) Finance
5 34 (10.03%) Retail
6 33 (9.73%) Aerospace
7 15 (4.42%) Automotive
7 15 (4.42%) Games
8 5 (1.47%) Military
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 76 (22.42%) Developer
2 63 (18.58%) Software Engineer
3 38 (11.21%) Electronics Engineer
4 34 (10.03%) Design Engineer
5 28 (8.26%) Project Manager
6 25 (7.37%) Graduate
6 25 (7.37%) Senior Developer
7 24 (7.08%) Software Developer
7 24 (7.08%) Analyst
8 22 (6.49%) Java Developer
9 21 (6.19%) Junior
10 20 (5.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 18 (5.31%) Senior Manager
12 17 (5.01%) Architect
13 16 (4.72%) C++ Developer
13 16 (4.72%) PHP Developer
14 15 (4.42%) C++ Software Developer
14 15 (4.42%) Operations Manager
15 13 (3.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 12 (3.54%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.80%) .NET
2 34 (10.03%) Web Services
3 33 (9.73%) LAMP
4 32 (9.44%) XML
5 31 (9.14%) JSON
6 28 (8.26%) SOAP
6 28 (8.26%) REST
7 23 (6.78%) Spring
8 19 (5.60%) CSS
9 18 (5.31%) Hibernate
9 18 (5.31%) HTML
10 17 (5.01%) Qt
11 15 (4.42%) JPA
11 15 (4.42%) jQuery
11 15 (4.42%) Spring MVC
11 15 (4.42%) CGI
12 14 (4.13%) Spring Integration
13 12 (3.54%) MFC
13 12 (3.54%) ASP.NET
13 12 (3.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 133 (39.23%) DTV
2 47 (13.86%) Computer Science
3 30 (8.85%) Algorithms
4 19 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.60%) Data Structures
5 16 (4.72%) Mathematics
5 16 (4.72%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (2.65%) Physics
8 5 (1.47%) VHDL
9 4 (1.18%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.18%) Mechatronics
10 3 (0.88%) Arduino
11 2 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.59%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 116 (34.22%) Linux
2 27 (7.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (5.60%) Windows
4 15 (4.42%) Oracle Linux
5 12 (3.54%) UNIX
6 8 (2.36%) CentOS
6 8 (2.36%) Amazon Linux
7 4 (1.18%) Fedora
8 3 (0.88%) Solaris
8 3 (0.88%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.59%) Android
9 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (39.23%) Business Intelligence
1 133 (39.23%) Programme Management
1 133 (39.23%) Digital Marketing
2 88 (25.96%) Software Engineering
3 86 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (18.29%) Scrum
5 50 (14.75%) E-Commerce
6 40 (11.80%) Project Management
7 29 (8.55%) Logistics
8 28 (8.26%) MVC
8 28 (8.26%) TDD
9 22 (6.49%) BDD
10 20 (5.90%) SDLC
10 20 (5.90%) Integration Testing
11 18 (5.31%) OO
12 17 (5.01%) Kanban
13 16 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (4.72%) Change Management
14 15 (4.42%) PRINCE2
14 15 (4.42%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (30.97%) C++
2 86 (25.37%) Java
3 77 (22.71%) C
4 44 (12.98%) C#
5 43 (12.68%) PHP
5 43 (12.68%) JavaScript
6 39 (11.50%) Python
7 27 (7.96%) Embedded C
8 25 (7.37%) SQL
9 20 (5.90%) Ruby
10 19 (5.60%) Perl
11 18 (5.31%) Shell Script
12 15 (4.42%) Embedded C++
13 13 (3.83%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.65%) Clojure
15 6 (1.77%) PHP5
15 6 (1.77%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.88%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 101 (29.79%) Degree
2 17 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.95%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.18%) HNC
5 4 (1.18%) HND
6 3 (0.88%) MBA
7 2 (0.59%) PhD
7 2 (0.59%) ISEB
7 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) CISSP
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.29%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.29%) PMP
8 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MCITP
8 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.29%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.06%) QA
1 7 (2.06%) DO-178B
2 3 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (7.67%) Firmware
2 16 (4.72%) KVM
3 7 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.18%) Docker
5 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.59%) Snort
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (7.67%) Puppet
2 15 (4.42%) Graphite
3 11 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 133 (39.23%) SAP
2 42 (12.39%) Oracle
3 31 (9.14%) Red Hat
4 18 (5.31%) IBM
5 16 (4.72%) Cisco
5 16 (4.72%) ATG
5 16 (4.72%) hybris
5 16 (4.72%) RedPrairie
5 16 (4.72%) Demandware
6 15 (4.42%) Microsoft
7 12 (3.54%) EMC
8 11 (3.24%) Apple
9 8 (2.36%) VMware
10 6 (1.77%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.47%) HP
12 3 (0.88%) Google
12 3 (0.88%) Sun
12 3 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.59%) Symantec
13 2 (0.59%) Autodesk
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