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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 153 132 133
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 91 90 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.43% 1.69% 1.59%
As % of the General category 3.91% 4.05% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 78 71
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
2330 2224 2106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.67% 41.75% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1848 1738
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Gloucestershire -1 32 £40,000 +10.34% 8
Dorset -2 27 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Bristol -17 12 £42,500 +30.76% 24
Devon -17 11 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Somerset -9 4 £48,500 +29.33% 1
Wiltshire -5 3 £40,500 +35.00% 6
Cornwall - 1 - -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 116 (56.31%) Degree
2 76 (36.89%) C++
3 68 (33.01%) Software Engineering
4 58 (28.16%) C
5 55 (26.70%) Linux
6 49 (23.79%) Finance
7 48 (23.30%) Telecoms
8 46 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (20.87%) Computer Science
10 42 (20.39%) Manufacturing
11 39 (18.93%) Firmware
12 38 (18.45%) DTV
12 38 (18.45%) Java
12 38 (18.45%) Programme Management
13 37 (17.96%) SAP
14 36 (17.48%) UML
14 36 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (17.48%) Aerospace
14 36 (17.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 36 (17.48%) Marketing
14 36 (17.48%) Digital Marketing
15 35 (16.99%) C#
16 28 (13.59%) Windows
17 26 (12.62%) TDD
18 24 (11.65%) Security Cleared
19 23 (11.17%) Embedded Systems
19 23 (11.17%) JavaScript
20 22 (10.68%) HTML
20 22 (10.68%) OO
20 22 (10.68%) Scrum

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (3.88%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.91%) SAS
3 4 (1.94%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.49%) JBoss
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (5.83%) MS Office
1 12 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.43%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.46%) RoboHelp
4 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.49%) Simulink
5 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 36 (17.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.94%) SaaS
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.25%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.85%) Internet
2 10 (4.85%) Wireless
3 6 (2.91%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.43%) FTP
4 5 (2.43%) iSCSI
4 5 (2.43%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (1.94%) WAN
6 3 (1.46%) Firewall
6 3 (1.46%) LAN
6 3 (1.46%) 3G
6 3 (1.46%) 802.15
7 2 (0.97%) DVB
7 2 (0.97%) VPN
7 2 (0.97%) IPv4
7 2 (0.97%) IPv6
7 2 (0.97%) GPRS
7 2 (0.97%) VLAN
7 2 (0.97%) DLNA
8 1 (0.49%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.88%) MySQL
3 7 (3.40%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.91%) Big Data
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.97%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.49%) QlikView
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.49%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.49%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (4.37%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.43%) WebDriver
2 5 (2.43%) JUnit
2 5 (2.43%) Maven
2 5 (2.43%) Selenium
3 4 (1.94%) TestNG
3 4 (1.94%) Ant
4 3 (1.46%) Subversion
4 3 (1.46%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (1.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.97%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.49%) PVCS
6 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
General
1 49 (23.79%) Finance
2 48 (23.30%) Telecoms
3 42 (20.39%) Manufacturing
4 36 (17.48%) Aerospace
4 36 (17.48%) Marketing
5 11 (5.34%) French Language
5 11 (5.34%) Military
5 11 (5.34%) Back Office
6 3 (1.46%) Games
6 3 (1.46%) Retail
7 2 (0.97%) Banking
7 2 (0.97%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 50 (24.27%) Software Engineer
2 31 (15.05%) Developer
3 23 (11.17%) Graduate
4 22 (10.68%) Junior
5 15 (7.28%) Engineering Manager
5 15 (7.28%) Java Developer
5 15 (7.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (7.28%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (6.80%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.31%) Analyst
8 11 (5.34%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (4.37%) Junior Software Engineer
9 9 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (4.37%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.37%) Electronics Engineer
10 8 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (3.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 7 (3.40%) Design Engineer
12 6 (2.91%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.68%) HTML
2 18 (8.74%) jQuery
3 14 (6.80%) Spring
4 13 (6.31%) REST
4 13 (6.31%) CSS
5 12 (5.83%) .NET
5 12 (5.83%) Hibernate
6 11 (5.34%) JSON
7 7 (3.40%) HTML5
7 7 (3.40%) J2EE
8 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.43%) RESTful
8 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.94%) Lucene
9 4 (1.94%) Ember.js
9 4 (1.94%) Ajax
9 4 (1.94%) Struts
9 4 (1.94%) Web Services
9 4 (1.94%) MFC
9 4 (1.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.87%) Computer Science
2 38 (18.45%) DTV
3 23 (11.17%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.37%) Smartcard
7 7 (3.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (3.40%) GIS
7 7 (3.40%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.40%) Physics
8 5 (2.43%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.43%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.94%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.46%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.46%) VHDL
10 3 (1.46%) Human Factors
10 3 (1.46%) Open Source
10 3 (1.46%) Social Media
11 2 (0.97%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.97%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.70%) Linux
2 28 (13.59%) Windows
3 11 (5.34%) Android
4 9 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.91%) CentOS
5 6 (2.91%) Fedora
6 4 (1.94%) VxWorks
7 3 (1.46%) UNIX
8 2 (0.97%) SUSE
8 2 (0.97%) Debian
9 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (33.01%) Software Engineering
2 46 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.45%) Programme Management
4 36 (17.48%) UML
4 36 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (17.48%) Digital Marketing
5 26 (12.62%) TDD
6 22 (10.68%) Scrum
6 22 (10.68%) OO
7 21 (10.19%) Embedded Software Development
8 13 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (5.83%) Project Management
10 11 (5.34%) Time Management
10 11 (5.34%) MODAF
10 11 (5.34%) Line Management
11 10 (4.85%) Cyber Security
11 10 (4.85%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.85%) Data Management
11 10 (4.85%) Information Management
12 9 (4.37%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 76 (36.89%) C++
2 58 (28.16%) C
3 38 (18.45%) Java
4 35 (16.99%) C#
5 23 (11.17%) JavaScript
6 19 (9.22%) SQL
7 15 (7.28%) Embedded C
8 14 (6.80%) PHP
9 13 (6.31%) Python
10 8 (3.88%) Ruby
11 6 (2.91%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.91%) Perl
12 5 (2.43%) VBA
12 5 (2.43%) Lua
13 4 (1.94%) PHP5
14 3 (1.46%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.97%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 116 (56.31%) Degree
2 24 (11.65%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.85%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.91%) HND
5 4 (1.94%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (0.97%) HNC
7 1 (0.49%) MCP
7 1 (0.49%) APMP
7 1 (0.49%) MCSE
7 1 (0.49%) MCSA
7 1 (0.49%) PhD
7 1 (0.49%) CCNP
7 1 (0.49%) CCNA
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) IEC 61508
2 5 (2.43%) QA
3 3 (1.46%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.97%) SLA
4 2 (0.97%) TickIT
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) BS7799
5 1 (0.49%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 39 (18.93%) Firmware
2 4 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.97%) Xen
3 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Puppet
1 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (17.96%) SAP
2 9 (4.37%) Oracle
3 8 (3.88%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.91%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.43%) EMC
5 5 (2.43%) Twitter
6 4 (1.94%) VMware
7 2 (0.97%) Google
7 2 (0.97%) Facebook
8 1 (0.49%) Tableau
8 1 (0.49%) Renesas
8 1 (0.49%) Freescale
8 1 (0.49%) BMC
8 1 (0.49%) Remedy
8 1 (0.49%) Primavera
8 1 (0.49%) Sun
8 1 (0.49%) Cognos
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco
Gloucester
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Devon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago