The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 77 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.62% - 1.37%
As % of the General category 2.26% - 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Average salary £60,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Electronics
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
221 293 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.59% 33.45% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 166 248 212
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,740 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,500 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Electronics
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Southampton region.

Electronics Salary Trend in Southampton

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) C
2 8 (57.14%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Firmware
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
7 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
7 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (21.43%) Network Management
7 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 3 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (21.43%) Robotics
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 2 (14.29%) Physics
8 2 (14.29%) VHDL
8 2 (14.29%) OO

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Wireless
1 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Junior
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.14%) OpenMP
2 1 (7.14%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Smart Meter
2 3 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (21.43%) Robotics
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 2 (14.29%) VHDL
4 1 (7.14%) Verilog
4 1 (7.14%) Streaming Video
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) Product Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
1 8 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ada
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) EMC