Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 88 122
Rank change year-on-year +18 +34 +19
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 27 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.56% 1.67% 0.71%
As % of the General category 5.39% 4.32% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 12
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -20.51% +8.33%
10th Percentile £31,750 £24,000 £27,950
90th Percentile £58,125 £56,250 £53,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.26% +4.44%

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 501 509 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 47.44% 38.62% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 406 439 651
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,950 £26,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Maidstone - 6 £37,500 - 3
Ramsgate - 4 £50,000 -
Tonbridge - 4 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +10 2 £45,000 -
Rochester +2 1 - - 2
Sevenoaks 0 1 £30,000 -46.67%
Dartford -8 1 £25,600 -43.11% 4
Broadstairs - 1 £40,000 -
West Malling - 1 £37,500 -
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (29.63%) C++
3 8 (29.63%) Degree
4 7 (25.93%) Android
4 7 (25.93%) Android Development
5 6 (22.22%) B2B
5 6 (22.22%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 6 (22.22%) Presales
5 6 (22.22%) Business Development
5 6 (22.22%) B2B Sales
5 6 (22.22%) Logistics
6 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
6 5 (18.52%) Firmware
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) .NET
7 4 (14.81%) Linux
7 4 (14.81%) Coaching
8 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 3 (11.11%) DevOps
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
8 3 (11.11%) Smart Home
8 3 (11.11%) Web Development
8 3 (11.11%) Product Management
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 3 (11.11%) C

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 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) OrCAD
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
2 1 (3.70%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.70%) Japanese Language
2 1 (3.70%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Software Team Leader
1 11 (40.74%) Team Leader
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Business Sales Executive
3 6 (22.22%) Sales Executive
4 5 (18.52%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) CCTV Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Electrical Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Field Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) Smart Home
3 1 (3.70%) CCTV
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Android
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 4 (14.81%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.70%) VxWorks
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Android Development
3 6 (22.22%) B2B
3 6 (22.22%) B2B Sales
3 6 (22.22%) Business Development
3 6 (22.22%) Logistics
3 6 (22.22%) Presales
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Product Management
6 3 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C++
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) C
3 3 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ada
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.70%) R
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CISM
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Avaya
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
1 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
1 1 (3.70%) Veeam
1 1 (3.70%) VMware
1 1 (3.70%) Wind River