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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 140 109 142
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +33
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 98 112 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.59% 2.22% 1.31%
As % of the General category 4.38% 5.27% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79 94 62
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
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
2236 2125 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.29% 42.08% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 1713 1862
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +15 34 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Gloucestershire -5 28 £43,750 +13.63% 13
Bristol -28 13 £43,000 +32.30% 19
Somerset -14 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Devon -36 6 £42,000 +29.23% 6
Cornwall - 4 £32,500 - 2
Wiltshire -5 3 £41,500 +1.84% 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 110 (52.38%) Degree
2 67 (31.90%) C++
3 66 (31.43%) Software Engineering
4 58 (27.62%) Finance
5 56 (26.67%) C
6 55 (26.19%) Telecoms
7 52 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (24.29%) Linux
9 46 (21.90%) Manufacturing
10 44 (20.95%) Programme Management
10 44 (20.95%) SAP
11 43 (20.48%) DTV
12 41 (19.52%) Business Intelligence
12 41 (19.52%) UML
12 41 (19.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 41 (19.52%) Marketing
12 41 (19.52%) Digital Marketing
13 37 (17.62%) Java
14 36 (17.14%) C#
15 34 (16.19%) Aerospace
16 32 (15.24%) Firmware
17 30 (14.29%) Computer Science
18 28 (13.33%) TDD
19 27 (12.86%) Windows
19 27 (12.86%) Security Cleared
20 25 (11.90%) Scrum
21 23 (10.95%) Embedded Systems
22 21 (10.00%) OO
23 20 (9.52%) JavaScript
24 19 (9.05%) HTML

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (2.86%) SAS
1 6 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.62%) MS Office
3 3 (1.43%) RoboHelp
3 3 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.48%) SPSS
5 1 (0.48%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 41 (19.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.86%) SaaS
2 5 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.43%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.10%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.29%) Wireless
3 7 (3.33%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.38%) FTP
4 5 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 4 (1.90%) WAN
5 4 (1.90%) Firewall
6 3 (1.43%) VLAN
6 3 (1.43%) LAN
6 3 (1.43%) IPv4
6 3 (1.43%) IPv6
6 3 (1.43%) Intranet
6 3 (1.43%) Internet
6 3 (1.43%) Extranet
6 3 (1.43%) 3G
6 3 (1.43%) 802.15
7 2 (0.95%) GPRS
7 2 (0.95%) VPN
8 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.86%) MySQL
3 5 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.43%) Big Data
5 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.95%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.48%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.48%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.48%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.48%) QlikView
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 13 (6.19%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (1.90%) FogBugz
5 3 (1.43%) Selenium
6 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.95%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.95%) JUnit
6 2 (0.95%) Subversion
6 2 (0.95%) Maven
7 1 (0.48%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.48%) PVCS
7 1 (0.48%) Ant
7 1 (0.48%) TestNG
7 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.48%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.48%) WATIR
General
1 58 (27.62%) Finance
2 55 (26.19%) Telecoms
3 46 (21.90%) Manufacturing
4 41 (19.52%) Marketing
5 34 (16.19%) Aerospace
6 17 (8.10%) Military
7 9 (4.29%) Back Office
7 9 (4.29%) French Language
8 6 (2.86%) Retail
9 4 (1.90%) Automotive
10 3 (1.43%) Games
11 2 (0.95%) Banking
12 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.48%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 43 (20.48%) Software Engineer
2 31 (14.76%) Developer
3 19 (9.05%) Junior
4 15 (7.14%) Graduate
4 15 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 15 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 14 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 13 (6.19%) Engineering Manager
7 10 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 10 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 9 (4.29%) Analyst
8 9 (4.29%) Consultant
8 9 (4.29%) Architect
8 9 (4.29%) Electronics Engineer
8 9 (4.29%) Junior Software Engineer
9 8 (3.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (3.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.05%) HTML
2 17 (8.10%) jQuery
3 15 (7.14%) REST
4 14 (6.67%) Spring
5 13 (6.19%) .NET
5 13 (6.19%) JSON
6 11 (5.24%) Hibernate
7 10 (4.76%) CSS
8 9 (4.29%) J2EE
9 8 (3.81%) HTML5
10 6 (2.86%) Web Services
11 5 (2.38%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.90%) Servlets
12 4 (1.90%) LAMP
13 3 (1.43%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 2 (0.95%) RESTful
14 2 (0.95%) MFC
14 2 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.48%) DTV
2 32 (15.24%) Firmware
3 30 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 23 (10.95%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (5.24%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.29%) GIS
6 9 (4.29%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.81%) Open Source
8 7 (3.33%) Device Driver
8 7 (3.33%) Smartcard
9 6 (2.86%) Physics
10 5 (2.38%) Smartphone
10 5 (2.38%) Social Media
10 5 (2.38%) Human Factors
11 4 (1.90%) Chip and PIN
11 4 (1.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.43%) EMV
12 3 (1.43%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 51 (24.29%) Linux
2 27 (12.86%) Windows
3 12 (5.71%) Android
4 11 (5.24%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.33%) Fedora
5 7 (3.33%) CentOS
6 5 (2.38%) UNIX
7 4 (1.90%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.95%) SUSE
8 2 (0.95%) Debian
9 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (31.43%) Software Engineering
2 52 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (20.95%) Programme Management
4 41 (19.52%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (19.52%) UML
4 41 (19.52%) Digital Marketing
5 28 (13.33%) TDD
6 25 (11.90%) Scrum
7 21 (10.00%) OO
8 16 (7.62%) Embedded Software Development
9 15 (7.14%) Project Management
9 15 (7.14%) MODAF
10 12 (5.71%) Information Management
10 12 (5.71%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.24%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.24%) Time Management
11 11 (5.24%) Communications Security
11 11 (5.24%) Line Management
12 10 (4.76%) Android Development
12 10 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 67 (31.90%) C++
2 56 (26.67%) C
3 37 (17.62%) Java
4 36 (17.14%) C#
5 20 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.10%) PHP
6 17 (8.10%) SQL
7 15 (7.14%) Python
8 14 (6.67%) Embedded C
9 11 (5.24%) Ruby
10 6 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.86%) Perl
11 5 (2.38%) Lua
11 5 (2.38%) PHP5
12 3 (1.43%) VBA
12 3 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.95%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.95%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 110 (52.38%) Degree
2 27 (12.86%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.33%) HND
5 6 (2.86%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.95%) APMP
6 2 (0.95%) HNC
7 1 (0.48%) MCP
7 1 (0.48%) PhD
7 1 (0.48%) MCSE
7 1 (0.48%) MCSA
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.76%) IEC 61508
2 6 (2.86%) QA
3 3 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.95%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.95%) SLA
4 2 (0.95%) TickIT
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.48%) BS7799
5 1 (0.48%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Puppet
1 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (20.95%) SAP
2 13 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.24%) Oracle
4 7 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.38%) VMware
5 5 (2.38%) Twitter
6 4 (1.90%) EMC
7 2 (0.95%) Facebook
7 2 (0.95%) Google
8 1 (0.48%) Cognos
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) Citrix
8 1 (0.48%) Sun
8 1 (0.48%) Primavera
8 1 (0.48%) Unica
8 1 (0.48%) Tableau
8 1 (0.48%) Renesas
8 1 (0.48%) Freescale
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50k
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago