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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 92 91 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -52
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 15 17 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.23% 1.23% 5.43%
As % of the General category 3.29% 3.10% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
456 549 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 37.44% 39.87% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 395 464 405
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 1 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 -7 11 £44,000 +17.33%
Horsham - 2 £42,500 -
Worthing - 1 £40,000 -
Electronics
South East

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 15 (37.50%) Military
3 13 (32.50%) C++
4 11 (27.50%) VHDL
4 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
4 11 (27.50%) Aerospace
4 11 (27.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (25.00%) C
6 9 (22.50%) CAD
6 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
7 8 (20.00%) Altera
7 8 (20.00%) Avionics
7 8 (20.00%) Firmware
7 8 (20.00%) Xilinx
7 8 (20.00%) PLM
8 7 (17.50%) Cadence
8 7 (17.50%) Finance
8 7 (17.50%) DO-254
8 7 (17.50%) Line Management
8 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.00%) Communications Security
9 6 (15.00%) Information Management
9 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (15.00%) Project Management
9 6 (15.00%) C#
9 6 (15.00%) Linux
10 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
10 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 4 (10.00%) MS Project
4 3 (7.50%) Windchill
5 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Teamcenter
1 2 (5.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.00%) SNMP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) GSM
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) 3G
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) ZigBee
4 1 (2.50%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) PVCS
4 1 (2.50%) GCC
General
1 15 (37.50%) Military
2 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
2 11 (27.50%) Aerospace
3 8 (20.00%) Avionics
4 7 (17.50%) Finance
5 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) FPGA Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Qt
1 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (5.00%) Motif
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) VHDL
1 11 (27.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (7.50%) Verilog
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (5.00%) Physics
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) CPLD
6 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.50%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) VxWorks
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) CAD
2 8 (20.00%) PLM
3 7 (17.50%) Line Management
4 6 (15.00%) Communications Security
4 6 (15.00%) Information Management
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.00%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Data Management
7 3 (7.50%) Validation
7 3 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) Coaching
8 2 (5.00%) BDD
8 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) C++
2 10 (25.00%) C
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.00%) Ada
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) VC++
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) HND
3 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) MCITP
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) DO-254
2 2 (5.00%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Firmware
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Altera
1 8 (20.00%) Xilinx
2 7 (17.50%) Cadence
3 4 (10.00%) EMC
4 3 (7.50%) Siemens
4 3 (7.50%) PTC
5 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) NetApp
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) QNX
6 1 (2.50%) Atmel