The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 75 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.40% 0.78% 0.46%
As % of the General category 4.60% 2.13% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 3
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -43.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,100 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
261 328 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.38% 36.36% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 214 296 247
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,540 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,840 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Electronics
Hampshire

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 30 July 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) C
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) EMC
4 4 (20.00%) Firmware
4 4 (20.00%) VHDL
4 4 (20.00%) Validation
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) Product Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
6 2 (10.00%) Qt
6 2 (10.00%) OpenCL
6 2 (10.00%) WPF
6 2 (10.00%) Robotics
6 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.00%) Physics
6 2 (10.00%) PhD
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) VB
6 2 (10.00%) C#

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Qt
2 2 (10.00%) OpenCL
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
2 2 (10.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Firmware
1 4 (20.00%) VHDL
2 3 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (10.00%) Robotics
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Verilog
4 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) Product Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C
1 7 (35.00%) C++
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
Southampton
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