Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 71 116
Rank change year-on-year +3 +45 +6
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 15 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.75% 3.03% 0.57%
As % of the General category 3.56% 6.20% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 8
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +35.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,650 £25,850 £25,650
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £50,775
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 421 629 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 49.01% 48.80% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 326 547 492
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.16% +6.70%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £64,650
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -6 2 £47,500 +79.25% 5
Broadstairs - 2 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £33,000 - 1
Stansted - 1 £42,500 -
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 5 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (20.00%) Android
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Product Management
3 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (20.00%) Android Development
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Smart Home
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) B2B Sales
4 2 (13.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) OrCAD
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (13.33%) SysML
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB

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 (13.33%) OrCAD
1 2 (13.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Lead DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) Smart Home
2 2 (13.33%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Android Development
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Product Management
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
2 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) B2B
3 2 (13.33%) B2B Sales
3 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) SysML
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C++
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
1 1 (6.67%) EMC
1 1 (6.67%) Isilon
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) VMware