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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 96 84
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 9 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.18% 0.55% 1.15%
As % of the General category 3.64% 1.53% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 9
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £40,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 247 393 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 32.37% 35.82% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 211 335 318
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Electronics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 2 £36,250 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £56,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - - 1
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (35.71%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 4 (28.57%) Firmware
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) Docker
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth

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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.14%) CodeWarrior
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Military
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) Kendo UI
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 2 (14.29%) Home Automation
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (14.29%) Physics
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Telematics
5 1 (7.14%) CAD
5 1 (7.14%) CAE
5 1 (7.14%) Contract Management
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
2 5 (35.71%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
2 3 (21.43%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Atmel
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Freescale
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik
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