Period
to 24 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 133 128
Rank change year-on-year +29 -5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 15 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.06% 0.67% 0.78%
As % of the General category 3.10% 1.75% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 13
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +5.26% +46.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,425 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 484 801 722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 34.33% 38.51% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 411 708 628
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -7.07%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £59,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Kent

Electronics
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Kent

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Kent over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Kent

Electronics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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
Dartford +5 4 £38,750 - 1
Maidstone - 2 £36,250 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £56,250 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £50,000 -
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 6 (40.00%) CAE
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Firmware
3 4 (26.67%) C
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Docker
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) VHDL
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
5 2 (13.33%) Games
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) CodeWarrior
2 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Games
4 1 (6.67%) Military
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Development Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (20.00%) VHDL
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Home Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) CAE
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (13.33%) Telematics
4 2 (13.33%) Video Processing
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) CAD
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) DO-254
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Freescale
Dartford, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago