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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 79 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.51% 0.39% 1.05%
As % of the General category 1.78% 1.10% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,931 £35,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £37,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,625
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.91%
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
225 273 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 28.55% 35.59% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 182 253 221
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,700
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 23 October 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 10 (62.50%) C
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) VHDL
6 3 (18.75%) Robotics
6 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
6 3 (18.75%) VB
6 3 (18.75%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
7 2 (12.50%) WPF
7 2 (12.50%) PhD
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) HNC
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
7 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 2 (12.50%) Physics
7 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate
3 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) OpenMP
1 2 (12.50%) WPF
1 2 (12.50%) Qt
1 2 (12.50%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) VHDL
2 3 (18.75%) Robotics
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Physics
3 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) VB6
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) HNC
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) HND
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) EMC
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