Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 77 123
Rank change year-on-year +5 +46 +18
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 20 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.03% 2.34% 0.47%
As % of the General category 4.26% 5.18% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 7
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £29,520 £24,700 £25,200
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,750 £50,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 469 598 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 47.57% 45.23% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 389 510 600
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% - -
10th Percentile £28,300 £24,000 £25,725
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Ramsgate - 4 £50,000 -
Rochester 0 2 £47,500 +79.25% 5
Broadstairs - 2 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 2 £37,500 - 1
Dartford -16 1 £25,600 -48.80%
Sevenoaks - 1 £33,000 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 7 (35.00%) C++
1 7 (35.00%) Android
1 7 (35.00%) Android Development
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) Smart Home
4 3 (15.00%) B2B Sales
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) B2B
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) Product Management
4 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) OrCAD
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) LAN

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 2 (10.00%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Software Team Leader
1 6 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Business Sales Executive
5 2 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Sales Executive
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Field Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Electronics Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.00%) Smart Home
2 1 (5.00%) CCTV
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Android Development
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) B2B
3 3 (15.00%) B2B Sales
3 3 (15.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.00%) Product Management
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Logistics
4 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (10.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) SAP