Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
South East > Kent
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 70 73
Rank change year-on-year +26 +3 +49
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 52 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.66% 1.91% 2.49%
As % of the General category 14.94% 3.79% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 27
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £30,375 £28,540 £25,050
90th Percentile £54,375 £62,500 £54,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 348 475 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 37.91% 50.32% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 244 369 542
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 7 December 2019.

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 7 December 2019. 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
Rochester +3 27 - - 1
Dartford +3 8 £35,000 +36.72% 3
Stansted - 8 £42,500 -
Canterbury - 3 £50,000 -
Ramsgate 0 1 £50,000 -
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 37 (71.15%) Manufacturing
2 28 (53.85%) Degree
3 27 (51.92%) Aerospace
3 27 (51.92%) Management Information System
3 27 (51.92%) Energy Management
4 21 (40.38%) Simulink
5 20 (38.46%) Military
6 15 (28.85%) MATLAB
6 15 (28.85%) Windows
7 13 (25.00%) C
8 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 11 (21.15%) Finance
9 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
9 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (19.23%) C++
10 10 (19.23%) Linux
10 10 (19.23%) SAP
10 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
10 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
10 10 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (19.23%) Marketing
10 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
10 10 (19.23%) Physics
10 10 (19.23%) Programme Management
10 10 (19.23%) Coaching
10 10 (19.23%) Public Sector
11 9 (17.31%) Systems Engineering
11 9 (17.31%) Software Architecture
11 9 (17.31%) Rational DOORS
11 9 (17.31%) Subversion

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Simulink
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Intranet
1 4 (7.69%) Skype
1 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.69%) Telepresence
1 4 (7.69%) WebEx
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.92%) OLAP
1 1 (1.92%) Power BI
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (17.31%) Subversion
3 5 (9.62%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (71.15%) Manufacturing
2 27 (51.92%) Aerospace
3 20 (38.46%) Military
4 11 (21.15%) Finance
5 10 (19.23%) Marketing
5 10 (19.23%) Public Sector
5 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
6 4 (7.69%) Advertising
7 2 (3.85%) Retail
8 1 (1.92%) Billing
8 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Hardware Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Principal Software Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) IT Support
6 4 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Research Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (51.92%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (11.54%) Analogue Electronics
3 6 (11.54%) EMC VNX
4 5 (9.62%) Clustering
5 4 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.77%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
6 3 (5.77%) VHDL
7 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.92%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) VxWorks
4 4 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Energy Management
2 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (19.23%) Coaching
4 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
4 10 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
4 10 (19.23%) Physics
4 10 (19.23%) Programme Management
5 9 (17.31%) Software Architecture
5 9 (17.31%) SysML
5 9 (17.31%) Systems Engineering
6 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (15.38%) UML
7 7 (13.46%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
9 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) MATLAB
2 13 (25.00%) C
3 10 (19.23%) C++
4 9 (17.31%) Python
5 7 (13.46%) SQL
6 5 (9.62%) Ada
7 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.85%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.92%) C#
9 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (53.85%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) DICOM
2 1 (1.92%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) SAP
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) 3PAR
3 6 (11.54%) EMC
3 6 (11.54%) Isilon
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Green Hills
5 4 (7.69%) Wyse
6 3 (5.77%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (1.92%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle