Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 105 98
Rank change year-on-year -27 -7 +48
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 14 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.63% 1.17% 1.99%
As % of the General category 2.56% 5.30% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 45
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,450 £44,010
90th Percentile £46,250 £55,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.26% +4.44%

Electronics is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 546 396 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 24.50% 22.09% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 420 326 568
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in East Sussex

Electronics
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Electronics in East Sussex

Electronics
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -9 13 £42,500 -15.00%
Eastbourne - 1 £45,000 -
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 11 (78.57%) C
1 11 (78.57%) C++
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (42.86%) HND
4 6 (42.86%) Firmware
4 6 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (42.86%) Schematic Capture
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Lua
5 5 (35.71%) Cadence
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) DMAIC
6 3 (21.43%) V-Model
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Z-Wave
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.14%) Physics
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
7 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
7 1 (7.14%) Fortran
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 1 (7.14%) EMC

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
1 1 (7.14%) Z-Wave
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (42.86%) Schematic Capture
3 3 (21.43%) DMAIC
3 3 (21.43%) V-Model
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C
1 11 (78.57%) C++
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Lua
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.14%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) HND
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cadence
2 1 (7.14%) EMC