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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 81 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 6 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.69% - 1.89%
As % of the General category 2.52% - 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 15
Average salary £60,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
238 327 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.32% 35.93% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 177 265 200
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 27 January 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Firmware
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 3 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) JTAG
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) HNC
5 1 (10.00%) HND
5 1 (10.00%) Robotics

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Robotics
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (10.00%) VHDL
3 1 (10.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
1 3 (30.00%) Network Management
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) C
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) Ada
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
2 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GAMP
1 1 (10.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) EMC