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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 103 140 102
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -38
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 153 88 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.64% 1.50% 2.38%
As % of the General category 7.28% 3.80% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 132 71 92
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
2103 2313 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.26% 39.43% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1741 1685
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +29 50 £56,250 +32.35% 13
Bristol +4 33 £33,500 -21.17% 11
Wiltshire +9 21 £48,750 -13.33% 4
Somerset +15 15 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Dorset -1 12 £21,500 -49.41% 1
Devon -11 8 £42,500 +0.59% 8
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 105 (42.34%) C++
2 88 (35.48%) Telecoms
3 86 (34.68%) Manufacturing
4 84 (33.87%) Software Engineering
5 80 (32.26%) C
6 79 (31.85%) Linux
6 79 (31.85%) Degree
7 78 (31.45%) Marketing
8 76 (30.65%) Finance
9 74 (29.84%) Programme Management
9 74 (29.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 74 (29.84%) SAP
9 74 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
9 74 (29.84%) DTV
9 74 (29.84%) Digital Marketing
10 57 (22.98%) Java
11 50 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (14.92%) C#
13 36 (14.52%) Computer Science
14 32 (12.90%) E-Commerce
14 32 (12.90%) Embedded C
15 30 (12.10%) Aerospace
16 29 (11.69%) Python
17 28 (11.29%) Oracle
18 26 (10.48%) Scrum
18 26 (10.48%) .NET
19 25 (10.08%) PHP
19 25 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
20 24 (9.68%) JavaScript
21 22 (8.87%) MySQL

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (5.65%) Tomcat
1 14 (5.65%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.82%) Commerce Server
2 7 (2.82%) JBoss
3 6 (2.42%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.61%) Node.js
5 3 (1.21%) WordPress
6 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.81%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.40%) Mule
7 1 (0.40%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (7.66%) MS Project
2 10 (4.03%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.82%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.61%) MS Office
5 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.81%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 74 (29.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.05%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.63%) SaaS
4 8 (3.23%) PaaS
5 4 (1.61%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.81%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.40%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.24%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.23%) Internet
2 8 (3.23%) Firewall
3 7 (2.82%) GPRS
4 2 (0.81%) VPN
4 2 (0.81%) SAN
4 2 (0.81%) Wireless
4 2 (0.81%) NAS
5 1 (0.40%) ATM
5 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.40%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.87%) MySQL
2 13 (5.24%) MongoDB
3 9 (3.63%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (2.82%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.02%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.21%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.21%) Hazelcast
7 3 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.81%) MS Access
8 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.40%) Voldemort
9 1 (0.40%) HBase
9 1 (0.40%) Big Data
9 1 (0.40%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (6.05%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.63%) JIRA
4 7 (2.82%) Maven
4 7 (2.82%) IntelliJ
4 7 (2.82%) JUnit
5 6 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.02%) Subversion
7 4 (1.61%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.81%) Ant
8 2 (0.81%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.81%) Gradle
9 1 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.40%) GCC
9 1 (0.40%) GDB
9 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.40%) StarTeam
General
1 88 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 86 (34.68%) Manufacturing
3 78 (31.45%) Marketing
4 76 (30.65%) Finance
5 30 (12.10%) Aerospace
6 18 (7.26%) Retail
7 10 (4.03%) Games
7 10 (4.03%) Automotive
8 4 (1.61%) Military
9 2 (0.81%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Avionics
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 46 (18.55%) Developer
3 28 (11.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 26 (10.48%) Design Engineer
5 25 (10.08%) Graduate
6 23 (9.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 19 (7.66%) Junior
8 18 (7.26%) Project Manager
9 16 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 16 (6.45%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.05%) Senior Developer
11 14 (5.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 13 (5.24%) Hardware Engineer
12 13 (5.24%) Analyst
13 12 (4.84%) Junior Software Engineer
13 12 (4.84%) C++ Developer
14 11 (4.44%) C++ Software Developer
15 10 (4.03%) Architect
15 10 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
16 9 (3.63%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.48%) .NET
2 18 (7.26%) Spring
3 17 (6.85%) Web Services
4 16 (6.45%) HTML
5 14 (5.65%) XML
5 14 (5.65%) LAMP
5 14 (5.65%) Qt
6 13 (5.24%) jQuery
7 12 (4.84%) CSS
7 12 (4.84%) JSON
8 11 (4.44%) Hibernate
8 11 (4.44%) MFC
9 9 (3.63%) HTML5
10 8 (3.23%) REST
10 8 (3.23%) Spring MVC
10 8 (3.23%) JPA
11 7 (2.82%) Spring Integration
11 7 (2.82%) OpenGL
11 7 (2.82%) DirectX
11 7 (2.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (29.84%) DTV
2 36 (14.52%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.47%) Algorithms
4 18 (7.26%) Mathematics
5 13 (5.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 12 (4.84%) Physics
7 11 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (4.03%) VHDL
9 8 (3.23%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.82%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.42%) Verilog
11 6 (2.42%) Device Driver
11 6 (2.42%) Open Source
12 4 (1.61%) ASIC
13 3 (1.21%) Arduino
13 3 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.81%) Mechatronics
15 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
15 1 (0.40%) User Experience
15 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (31.85%) Linux
2 17 (6.85%) Windows
3 13 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (2.82%) CentOS
4 7 (2.82%) Fedora
5 6 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.61%) UNIX
6 4 (1.61%) Amazon Linux
7 3 (1.21%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.81%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.40%) Android
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (33.87%) Software Engineering
2 74 (29.84%) Programme Management
2 74 (29.84%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (29.84%) Digital Marketing
3 50 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 26 (10.48%) Scrum
6 17 (6.85%) TDD
6 17 (6.85%) Project Management
7 16 (6.45%) OO
7 16 (6.45%) Signal Processing
8 15 (6.05%) Integration Testing
9 14 (5.65%) UML
9 14 (5.65%) Logistics
10 12 (4.84%) CAD
10 12 (4.84%) BDD
11 10 (4.03%) OOD
11 10 (4.03%) SysML
11 10 (4.03%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 105 (42.34%) C++
2 80 (32.26%) C
3 57 (22.98%) Java
4 37 (14.92%) C#
5 32 (12.90%) Embedded C
6 29 (11.69%) Python
7 25 (10.08%) PHP
8 24 (9.68%) JavaScript
9 15 (6.05%) Ruby
9 15 (6.05%) Embedded C++
10 12 (4.84%) Perl
11 11 (4.44%) Bash Shell
12 10 (4.03%) SQL
12 10 (4.03%) PHP5
13 6 (2.42%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.61%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.61%) Clojure
15 3 (1.21%) Groovy
15 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (31.85%) Degree
2 12 (4.84%) SC Cleared
2 12 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.21%) MBA
4 3 (1.21%) PhD
4 3 (1.21%) HND
5 2 (0.81%) ISEB
5 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.40%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.44%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.21%) QA
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.81%) SLA
3 2 (0.81%) JTAG
3 2 (0.81%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (8.87%) Firmware
2 6 (2.42%) KVM
3 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Docker
4 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (6.45%) Puppet
2 10 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.42%) Graphite
4 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (29.84%) SAP
2 28 (11.29%) Oracle
3 18 (7.26%) IBM
4 17 (6.85%) Red Hat
5 14 (5.65%) ATG
5 14 (5.65%) RedPrairie
5 14 (5.65%) hybris
5 14 (5.65%) Demandware
6 12 (4.84%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.42%) Cisco
8 5 (2.02%) EMC
9 4 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.61%) Apple
9 4 (1.61%) VMware
10 2 (0.81%) Autodesk
10 2 (0.81%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.40%) Renesas
11 1 (0.40%) Freescale
11 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.40%) Google
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