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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 91 94 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -50
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 15 15 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.26% 1.11% 5.20%
As % of the General category 3.03% 2.69% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 11
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
495 558 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 41.70% 41.18% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 441 478 403
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 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
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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
Crawley -5 9 £38,000 -
Horsham - 3 £42,500 -
Worthing - 1 £40,000 -
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) C++
3 9 (28.13%) C
4 8 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (25.00%) VHDL
5 7 (21.88%) Military
5 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 7 (21.88%) Firmware
5 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.75%) CAD
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
7 5 (15.63%) C#
7 5 (15.63%) PLM
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.63%) Xilinx
7 5 (15.63%) Avionics
7 5 (15.63%) Altera
8 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Cadence
8 4 (12.50%) Windows
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
8 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.50%) Finance
8 4 (12.50%) Aerospace
8 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 4 (12.50%) DO-254
8 4 (12.50%) Line Management
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Teamcenter
1 2 (6.25%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.25%) GSM
4 1 (3.13%) Modbus
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) UMTS
4 1 (3.13%) WLAN
4 1 (3.13%) WiMAX
4 1 (3.13%) TETRA
4 1 (3.13%) LTE
4 1 (3.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) GCC
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (21.88%) Military
2 5 (15.63%) Avionics
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) FPGA Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Real Time Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 8 (25.00%) VHDL
2 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (9.38%) Verilog
5 2 (6.25%) Physics
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) CAN bus
6 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.13%) CPLD
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) VxWorks
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) CAD
2 5 (15.63%) PLM
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Line Management
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.38%) Coaching
4 3 (9.38%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (9.38%) OOP
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) Data Management
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) C++
2 9 (28.13%) C
3 5 (15.63%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) VC++
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) HND
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.25%) MCITP
3 2 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) DO-254
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) IEC 61508
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Firmware
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Xilinx
1 5 (15.63%) Altera
2 4 (12.50%) Cadence
3 3 (9.38%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) QNX
5 1 (3.13%) Siemens
5 1 (3.13%) PTC
5 1 (3.13%) Atmel