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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 135 107 149
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +42
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 104 112 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.71% 2.21% 1.22%
As % of the General category 4.64% 5.20% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 59
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
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% -
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
2241 2152 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.78% 42.50% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1723 1831
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
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 28 August 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 August 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 +16 34 £43,500 +24.28% 5
Gloucestershire +3 29 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Bristol -30 15 £42,500 +30.76% 11
Somerset -22 9 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Devon -26 7 £41,500 +27.69% 3
Cornwall - 4 £32,500 - 1
Wiltshire -10 3 £41,500 +1.84% 1
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 107 (52.71%) Degree
2 64 (31.53%) C++
3 63 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 56 (27.59%) Telecoms
4 56 (27.59%) Finance
5 54 (26.60%) C
6 47 (23.15%) Linux
6 47 (23.15%) Manufacturing
7 44 (21.67%) Programme Management
7 44 (21.67%) SAP
8 42 (20.69%) DTV
9 41 (20.20%) UML
9 41 (20.20%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (20.20%) Marketing
9 41 (20.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 41 (20.20%) Digital Marketing
10 36 (17.73%) Java
11 35 (17.24%) C#
12 34 (16.75%) Aerospace
13 29 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 28 (13.79%) Firmware
15 27 (13.30%) TDD
15 27 (13.30%) Security Cleared
16 25 (12.32%) Windows
17 24 (11.82%) Scrum
18 22 (10.84%) Embedded Systems
19 20 (9.85%) OO
20 18 (8.87%) JavaScript
21 17 (8.37%) HTML
21 17 (8.37%) Military

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.45%) SAS
2 5 (2.46%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.40%) MS Office
3 3 (1.48%) RoboHelp
4 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.99%) SPSS
5 1 (0.49%) FastStats
5 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (20.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Agresso
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.96%) SaaS
1 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.48%) Office 365
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.39%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.43%) Wireless
3 7 (3.45%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.46%) FTP
4 5 (2.46%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (2.46%) iSCSI
5 4 (1.97%) Firewall
5 4 (1.97%) WAN
6 3 (1.48%) IPv4
6 3 (1.48%) IPv6
6 3 (1.48%) 3G
6 3 (1.48%) 802.15
6 3 (1.48%) Intranet
6 3 (1.48%) Internet
6 3 (1.48%) Extranet
6 3 (1.48%) VLAN
7 2 (0.99%) LAN
7 2 (0.99%) VPN
7 2 (0.99%) GPRS
8 1 (0.49%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.46%) MySQL
3 4 (1.97%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.99%) Big Data
5 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.99%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.49%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.49%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.49%) QlikView
6 1 (0.49%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.49%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 13 (6.40%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (3.94%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.46%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (2.46%) FogBugz
4 2 (0.99%) Selenium
4 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.99%) Subversion
5 1 (0.49%) PVCS
5 1 (0.49%) JUnit
5 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.49%) Maven
5 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.49%) WATIR
General
1 56 (27.59%) Telecoms
1 56 (27.59%) Finance
2 47 (23.15%) Manufacturing
3 41 (20.20%) Marketing
4 34 (16.75%) Aerospace
5 17 (8.37%) Military
6 7 (3.45%) Back Office
6 7 (3.45%) French Language
7 5 (2.46%) Retail
8 4 (1.97%) Automotive
9 3 (1.48%) Games
10 2 (0.99%) Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.49%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 42 (20.69%) Software Engineer
2 29 (14.29%) Developer
3 19 (9.36%) Junior
4 15 (7.39%) Graduate
4 15 (7.39%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 14 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (5.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (5.42%) Engineering Manager
8 10 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (4.93%) Senior Developer
8 10 (4.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 9 (4.43%) Architect
9 9 (4.43%) Analyst
9 9 (4.43%) Consultant
9 9 (4.43%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (4.43%) Junior Software Engineer
10 8 (3.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 8 (3.94%) Electronics Engineer
10 8 (3.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.37%) HTML
2 16 (7.88%) jQuery
3 15 (7.39%) REST
4 13 (6.40%) Spring
4 13 (6.40%) JSON
5 12 (5.91%) .NET
6 10 (4.93%) Hibernate
7 9 (4.43%) J2EE
8 8 (3.94%) HTML5
8 8 (3.94%) CSS
9 6 (2.96%) Web Services
10 5 (2.46%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.97%) LAMP
11 4 (1.97%) Servlets
12 3 (1.48%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 2 (0.99%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (0.99%) MFC
14 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.69%) DTV
2 29 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 28 (13.79%) Firmware
4 22 (10.84%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (4.43%) GIS
5 9 (4.43%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.43%) Open Source
5 9 (4.43%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.45%) Device Driver
7 6 (2.96%) Physics
8 5 (2.46%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.46%) Social Media
8 5 (2.46%) Human Factors
9 4 (1.97%) Chip and PIN
9 4 (1.97%) Smartcard
10 3 (1.48%) EMV
10 3 (1.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.48%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.48%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.99%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.15%) Linux
2 25 (12.32%) Windows
3 11 (5.42%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.42%) Android
4 7 (3.45%) Fedora
4 7 (3.45%) CentOS
5 6 (2.96%) UNIX
6 4 (1.97%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.99%) SUSE
7 2 (0.99%) Debian
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 44 (21.67%) Programme Management
3 41 (20.20%) UML
3 41 (20.20%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (20.20%) Digital Marketing
4 27 (13.30%) TDD
5 24 (11.82%) Scrum
6 20 (9.85%) OO
7 15 (7.39%) Project Management
7 15 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.39%) MODAF
8 12 (5.91%) Embedded Software Development
8 12 (5.91%) Information Management
9 11 (5.42%) E-Commerce
9 11 (5.42%) Unit Testing
9 11 (5.42%) Communications Security
10 10 (4.93%) V-Model
11 9 (4.43%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (4.43%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (4.43%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (31.53%) C++
2 54 (26.60%) C
3 36 (17.73%) Java
4 35 (17.24%) C#
5 18 (8.87%) JavaScript
6 16 (7.88%) PHP
7 15 (7.39%) SQL
7 15 (7.39%) Python
8 12 (5.91%) Embedded C
9 11 (5.42%) Ruby
10 5 (2.46%) Perl
10 5 (2.46%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.46%) PHP5
10 5 (2.46%) Lua
11 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.99%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.99%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.49%) Tcl
13 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 107 (52.71%) Degree
2 27 (13.30%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.45%) HND
5 6 (2.96%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.99%) APMP
6 2 (0.99%) HNC
7 1 (0.49%) MCSE
7 1 (0.49%) MCSA
7 1 (0.49%) MCP
7 1 (0.49%) PhD
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) IEC 61508
2 6 (2.96%) QA
3 3 (1.48%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.99%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.99%) SLA
4 2 (0.99%) TickIT
4 2 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.49%) BS7799
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 5 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.48%) Xen
2 3 (1.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Puppet
1 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (21.67%) SAP
2 12 (5.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.42%) Oracle
4 7 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.46%) VMware
5 5 (2.46%) Twitter
6 4 (1.97%) EMC
7 2 (0.99%) Facebook
7 2 (0.99%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) Primavera
8 1 (0.49%) JBoss
8 1 (0.49%) Cognos
8 1 (0.49%) Citrix
8 1 (0.49%) Tableau
8 1 (0.49%) Unica
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Plymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum + Car, Laptop, Phone & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 5% matched pension scheme & 25 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £600000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cornwall
Proteus Europe
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: 7 days ago