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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 145 159 115
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 98 67 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.65% 1.27% 2.06%
As % of the General category 4.53% 3.10% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 88 44 85
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,550 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2165 2158 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.42% 40.99% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1727 1684
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,880 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Bristol +3 26 £43,250 +23.57% 20
Dorset -13 23 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Gloucestershire -9 15 £41,750 +8.44% 13
Somerset +17 13 £37,500 - 5
Wiltshire -1 9 £46,500 +32.85% 4
Devon -2 3 £34,500 -13.75% 10
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 81 (47.37%) Degree
2 64 (37.43%) C++
3 52 (30.41%) Software Engineering
4 50 (29.24%) Linux
5 49 (28.65%) C
6 44 (25.73%) Telecoms
6 44 (25.73%) Manufacturing
7 42 (24.56%) Finance
8 40 (23.39%) DTV
9 39 (22.81%) Marketing
10 38 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 38 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
10 38 (22.22%) Programme Management
10 38 (22.22%) SAP
10 38 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (21.05%) Computer Science
12 29 (16.96%) Java
13 28 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (14.62%) Firmware
15 21 (12.28%) C#
15 21 (12.28%) Windows
15 21 (12.28%) Aerospace
16 20 (11.70%) Python
17 19 (11.11%) SQL
17 19 (11.11%) MySQL
17 19 (11.11%) Cyber Security
18 18 (10.53%) Internet
19 17 (9.94%) Embedded C
19 17 (9.94%) JavaScript
20 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.51%) Apache Solr
3 5 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.92%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.34%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.17%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) Mule
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) MS Project
2 7 (4.09%) MS Office
2 7 (4.09%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.17%) Simulink
5 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 38 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.51%) SaaS
2 5 (2.92%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.53%) Internet
2 14 (8.19%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.85%) Firewall
4 5 (2.92%) VPN
5 4 (2.34%) GPRS
6 2 (1.17%) LAN
6 2 (1.17%) DVB
6 2 (1.17%) DLNA
7 1 (0.58%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.58%) RFID
7 1 (0.58%) Wireless
7 1 (0.58%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (0.58%) NAS
7 1 (0.58%) WAN
7 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.58%) FTP
7 1 (0.58%) HTTP
7 1 (0.58%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.11%) MySQL
2 11 (6.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.92%) Big Data
3 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.34%) Hazelcast
4 4 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.17%) MS Access
6 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.92%) Maven
3 4 (2.34%) Ant
3 4 (2.34%) JUnit
3 4 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.34%) Selenium
3 4 (2.34%) TestNG
3 4 (2.34%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.75%) LabVIEW
4 3 (1.75%) Subversion
5 2 (1.17%) JIRA
5 2 (1.17%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.58%) WATIR
6 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 44 (25.73%) Telecoms
1 44 (25.73%) Manufacturing
2 42 (24.56%) Finance
3 39 (22.81%) Marketing
4 21 (12.28%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.92%) Retail
6 4 (2.34%) Back Office
6 4 (2.34%) French Language
7 3 (1.75%) Automotive
7 3 (1.75%) Games
8 1 (0.58%) Military
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 37 (21.64%) Software Engineer
2 26 (15.20%) Developer
3 23 (13.45%) Graduate
4 16 (9.36%) Analyst
5 14 (8.19%) Project Manager
6 12 (7.02%) Junior
6 12 (7.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 12 (7.02%) Electronics Engineer
7 11 (6.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.85%) Security Analyst
8 10 (5.85%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 9 (5.26%) Design Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 6 (3.51%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 6 (3.51%) Java Developer
13 5 (2.92%) Principal Consultant
13 5 (2.92%) Field Engineer
13 5 (2.92%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.02%) HTML
2 11 (6.43%) CSS
3 10 (5.85%) .NET
3 10 (5.85%) jQuery
4 8 (4.68%) LAMP
5 7 (4.09%) Spring
6 6 (3.51%) Lucene
7 5 (2.92%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.92%) XML
7 5 (2.92%) RESTful
8 4 (2.34%) HTML5
8 4 (2.34%) Ember.js
8 4 (2.34%) Struts
8 4 (2.34%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (2.34%) CGI
8 4 (2.34%) MFC
8 4 (2.34%) JSP
8 4 (2.34%) Qt
8 4 (2.34%) Ajax
8 4 (2.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.39%) DTV
2 36 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 12 (7.02%) Mathematics
6 10 (5.85%) Physics
6 10 (5.85%) VHDL
6 10 (5.85%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.09%) Verilog
9 6 (3.51%) Device Driver
9 6 (3.51%) Open Source
10 5 (2.92%) Smartcard
10 5 (2.92%) Algorithms
11 4 (2.34%) ASIC
12 3 (1.75%) MPEG
13 2 (1.17%) Video on Demand
14 1 (0.58%) RIA
14 1 (0.58%) CPLD
14 1 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.24%) Linux
2 21 (12.28%) Windows
3 8 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.92%) CentOS
4 5 (2.92%) Fedora
5 4 (2.34%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.17%) Android
6 2 (1.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.41%) Software Engineering
2 38 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
2 38 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 28 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (11.11%) Cyber Security
5 12 (7.02%) Embedded Software Development
6 11 (6.43%) Project Management
6 11 (6.43%) OO
7 10 (5.85%) Scrum
7 10 (5.85%) Signal Processing
8 9 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 9 (5.26%) UML
9 8 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (4.09%) Time Management
10 7 (4.09%) TDD
10 7 (4.09%) Logistics
10 7 (4.09%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.51%) Data Management
11 6 (3.51%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 64 (37.43%) C++
2 49 (28.65%) C
3 29 (16.96%) Java
4 21 (12.28%) C#
5 20 (11.70%) Python
6 19 (11.11%) SQL
7 17 (9.94%) JavaScript
7 17 (9.94%) Embedded C
8 15 (8.77%) PHP
9 12 (7.02%) Perl
10 9 (5.26%) PHP5
11 8 (4.68%) Ruby
12 6 (3.51%) Bash Shell
12 6 (3.51%) Embedded C++
13 5 (2.92%) Groovy
13 5 (2.92%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.92%) MATLAB
14 4 (2.34%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.34%) VBA
15 2 (1.17%) Ada
Qualifications
1 81 (47.37%) Degree
2 12 (7.02%) SC Cleared
2 12 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) HND
4 2 (1.17%) PhD
4 2 (1.17%) VCP4
5 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) HNC
5 1 (0.58%) CCNP
5 1 (0.58%) CCNA
5 1 (0.58%) ISEB
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.58%) MBA
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.34%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.17%) JTAG
2 2 (1.17%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 25 (14.62%) Firmware
2 5 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.34%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (5.85%) Puppet
2 6 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.34%) Graphite
4 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (22.22%) SAP
2 10 (5.85%) Oracle
3 9 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.68%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.51%) Cisco
6 5 (2.92%) VMware
7 4 (2.34%) IBM
8 2 (1.17%) HP
8 2 (1.17%) EMC
8 2 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.17%) Renesas
8 2 (1.17%) Freescale
9 1 (0.58%) Remedy
9 1 (0.58%) ATG
9 1 (0.58%) Zend
9 1 (0.58%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 1 (0.58%) hybris
9 1 (0.58%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.58%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.58%) Demandware
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Van + Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago