The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 101 94 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -54
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 6 13 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.52% 0.99% 5.35%
As % of the General category 1.19% 2.69% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £42,750 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +24.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £43,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Electronics
South East

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

General Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
504 483 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 43.45% 36.65% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 432 415 299
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Electronics
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Electronics Salary Trend in West Sussex

Electronics
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Horsham - 3 £35,000 -
Crawley -10 1 - -
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) C
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) OOP
4 4 (19.05%) Firmware
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) GCC
4 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Concurrent Programming
5 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) ISEB
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (9.52%) CAD
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) GSM
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) GSM
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) UMTS
3 1 (4.76%) WLAN
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) TETRA
3 1 (4.76%) WiMAX
3 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
3 1 (4.76%) LTE
3 1 (4.76%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) GCC
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Military
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) VHDL
2 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (9.52%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) CPLD
3 1 (4.76%) Verilog
3 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) OOP
1 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
1 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
1 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (19.05%) Concurrent Programming
2 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
2 2 (9.52%) BDD
2 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
2 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
2 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
2 2 (9.52%) CAD
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
2 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
2 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 1 (4.76%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VC++
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) EMC
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) Altera
2 1 (4.76%) Atmel
2 1 (4.76%) Siemens
2 1 (4.76%) QNX
2 1 (4.76%) PTC
2 1 (4.76%) Xilinx