Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 157 226
Rank change year-on-year -35 +69 +18
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 482 614 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.64% 2.11% 1.42%
As % of the General category 5.06% 6.08% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 398 526 454
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,526 10,102 12,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.39% 34.70% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7,601 7,769 10,365
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics in the South East.

Salary trend for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the South East over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Hampshire +10 158 £45,000 -8.16% 62
Thames Valley -78 142 £47,500 +11.76% 70
Berkshire -57 114 £50,000 +11.11% 34
Surrey +1 101 £51,250 -2.38% 37
West Sussex +2 29 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Kent +21 27 £40,000 +3.23% 13
East Sussex -23 16 £42,500 -5.56% 10
Oxfordshire -42 15 £45,000 +28.57% 20
Buckinghamshire -5 13 £32,500 +18.18% 16
Sussex -6 4 £29,000 -49.57%
Middlesex - 2 £67,500 - 3
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 220 (45.64%) Degree
2 141 (29.25%) Computer Science
3 140 (29.05%) Manufacturing
4 139 (28.84%) C
5 133 (27.59%) C++
6 119 (24.69%) Telecoms
7 118 (24.48%) Software Engineering
8 115 (23.86%) Firmware
9 111 (23.03%) Finance
10 101 (20.95%) Marketing
11 95 (19.71%) Linux
12 86 (17.84%) SAP
12 86 (17.84%) Business Intelligence
12 86 (17.84%) Programme Management
13 85 (17.63%) Mathematics
13 85 (17.63%) Digital Marketing
14 80 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
15 79 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
16 74 (15.35%) JavaScript
17 73 (15.15%) C#
18 72 (14.94%) Python
19 56 (11.62%) Embedded C
20 55 (11.41%) Windows
21 54 (11.20%) Schematic Capture
22 53 (11.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
23 51 (10.58%) HTML
24 48 (9.96%) AngularJS
24 48 (9.96%) Java
24 48 (9.96%) TDD
25 47 (9.75%) Amazon AWS

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.04%) Apache
1 5 (1.04%) OpenStack
2 4 (0.83%) Ethereum
2 4 (0.83%) Hyperledger
2 4 (0.83%) IIS
2 4 (0.83%) Skype for Business
2 4 (0.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.62%) DNN
3 3 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.41%) SAS
4 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.21%) Confluence
5 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 46 (9.54%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (2.07%) OrCAD
4 7 (1.45%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.83%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (7.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (1.04%) Office 365
5 4 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (0.62%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.41%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.41%) Serverless
8 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.71%) Wireless
2 31 (6.43%) Bluetooth
3 30 (6.22%) Internet
4 29 (6.02%) NFC
5 25 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
6 21 (4.36%) Ethernet
7 17 (3.53%) TCP/IP
8 15 (3.11%) GSM
9 13 (2.70%) LTE
10 12 (2.49%) ZigBee
11 10 (2.07%) VLAN
12 8 (1.66%) Firewall
12 8 (1.66%) GPRS
12 8 (1.66%) SAN
13 7 (1.45%) NAS
13 7 (1.45%) RFID
13 7 (1.45%) UMTS
14 6 (1.24%) SNMP
14 6 (1.24%) VPN
14 6 (1.24%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.81%) NoSQL
3 27 (5.60%) Blockchain
4 21 (4.36%) RDBMS
4 21 (4.36%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.32%) MySQL
6 13 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 11 (2.28%) Neo4j
8 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.24%) Big Data
9 6 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.83%) Amazon QuickSight
11 4 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.83%) Hazelcast
11 4 (0.83%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.41%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 30 (6.22%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.90%) LabVIEW
4 13 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 13 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.49%) Subversion
6 11 (2.28%) JIRA
7 9 (1.87%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.87%) GitLab
8 8 (1.66%) Appium
8 8 (1.66%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.45%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.04%) Xcode
11 4 (0.83%) Gatling
11 4 (0.83%) JMeter
11 4 (0.83%) JUnit
11 4 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.62%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.62%) Selenium
13 1 (0.21%) Firebug
General
1 140 (29.05%) Manufacturing
2 119 (24.69%) Telecoms
3 111 (23.03%) Finance
4 101 (20.95%) Marketing
5 34 (7.05%) Retail
6 29 (6.02%) Automotive
7 24 (4.98%) Banking
8 23 (4.77%) Retail Banking
9 19 (3.94%) Aerospace
10 15 (3.11%) Games
11 9 (1.87%) Avionics
12 7 (1.45%) Military
12 7 (1.45%) Publishing
13 6 (1.24%) Multimedia
14 5 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.62%) Legal
16 2 (0.41%) French Language
16 2 (0.41%) German Language
16 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 105 (21.78%) Electronics Engineer
2 75 (15.56%) Software Engineer
3 57 (11.83%) Developer
4 53 (11.00%) Design Engineer
5 51 (10.58%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 41 (8.51%) Consultant
7 34 (7.05%) Embedded Engineer
7 34 (7.05%) Firmware Engineer
8 29 (6.02%) Software Developer
9 28 (5.81%) Hardware Engineer
10 27 (5.60%) Senior Developer
10 27 (5.60%) Senior Electronics Engineer
11 26 (5.39%) Senior Consultant
12 24 (4.98%) Senior Software Engineer
13 23 (4.77%) E-Commerce Consultant
13 23 (4.77%) Payments Consultant
13 23 (4.77%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
13 23 (4.77%) Senior Payments Consultant
14 22 (4.56%) Junior
14 22 (4.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (10.58%) HTML
2 48 (9.96%) AngularJS
3 45 (9.34%) .NET
4 43 (8.92%) CSS
5 37 (7.68%) Node.js
6 33 (6.85%) HTML5
7 31 (6.43%) CSS3
8 29 (6.02%) RESTful
9 26 (5.39%) ASP.NET
10 21 (4.36%) Web Services
11 20 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (4.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (3.73%) React
13 15 (3.11%) Vue.js
14 12 (2.49%) Django
15 11 (2.28%) REST
15 11 (2.28%) Spring
16 10 (2.07%) OpenGL
17 9 (1.87%) Middleware
17 9 (1.87%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 141 (29.25%) Computer Science
2 53 (11.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 47 (9.75%) Self-Motivation
4 33 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (6.64%) Embedded Systems
6 31 (6.43%) Algorithms
7 24 (4.98%) Fintech
8 23 (4.77%) Contactless
8 23 (4.77%) EMV
8 23 (4.77%) Mobile Payment
8 23 (4.77%) Smartcard
9 16 (3.32%) VHDL
10 12 (2.49%) Acoustics
10 12 (2.49%) Industry 4.0
10 12 (2.49%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.49%) Mobile App
11 11 (2.28%) Device Driver
12 10 (2.07%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.87%) Internet of Things
13 9 (1.87%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 95 (19.71%) Linux
2 55 (11.41%) Windows
3 30 (6.22%) Embedded Linux
4 25 (5.19%) Android
5 13 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.28%) VxWorks
6 11 (2.28%) Windows 10
6 11 (2.28%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.24%) Unix
7 6 (1.24%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.04%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.83%) CentOS
10 3 (0.62%) FreeRTOS
10 3 (0.62%) VMS
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.21%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (24.48%) Software Engineering
2 86 (17.84%) Business Intelligence
2 86 (17.84%) Programme Management
3 85 (17.63%) Digital Marketing
3 85 (17.63%) Mathematics
4 80 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
6 54 (11.20%) Schematic Capture
7 48 (9.96%) TDD
8 45 (9.34%) Physics
9 40 (8.30%) Scrum
10 39 (8.09%) BDD
11 34 (7.05%) Artificial Intelligence
12 33 (6.85%) Integration Testing
12 33 (6.85%) Project Management
13 31 (6.43%) Technical Architecture
14 30 (6.22%) E-Commerce
14 30 (6.22%) OO
15 27 (5.60%) Machine Learning
15 27 (5.60%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 139 (28.84%) C
2 133 (27.59%) C++
3 74 (15.35%) JavaScript
4 73 (15.15%) C#
5 72 (14.94%) Python
6 56 (11.62%) Embedded C
7 48 (9.96%) Java
8 41 (8.51%) SQL
9 21 (4.36%) Assembly Language
10 20 (4.15%) F#
10 20 (4.15%) Go
11 17 (3.53%) Embedded C++
12 14 (2.90%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.70%) Ruby
14 12 (2.49%) PHP
15 9 (1.87%) MATLAB
15 9 (1.87%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.45%) Delphi
16 7 (1.45%) Rust
17 5 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 220 (45.64%) Degree
2 43 (8.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (5.60%) Security Cleared
4 23 (4.77%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.11%) HNC
6 14 (2.90%) HND
7 13 (2.70%) DV Cleared
8 12 (2.49%) PhD
9 8 (1.66%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.41%) BICSI Certification
11 2 (0.41%) CCNA
11 2 (0.41%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.21%) ISEB
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.21%) OCP
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.53%) QA
2 7 (1.45%) ISO 9000
2 7 (1.45%) MISRA
2 7 (1.45%) MISRA C
3 6 (1.24%) ISO 13485
4 5 (1.04%) DO-160
4 5 (1.04%) DO-254
5 4 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.83%) SLA
6 2 (0.41%) JTAG
7 1 (0.21%) GDPR
7 1 (0.21%) HL7
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 115 (23.86%) Firmware
2 20 (4.15%) Docker
3 12 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.87%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.66%) vSphere
6 7 (1.45%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.83%) KVM
7 4 (0.83%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (4.36%) Ansible
2 13 (2.70%) Kubernetes
3 11 (2.28%) Puppet
4 7 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.45%) Salt
5 4 (0.83%) Grafana
5 4 (0.83%) Icinga
5 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.83%) Nagios
5 4 (0.83%) Terraform
6 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.21%) Control-M
7 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 86 (17.84%) SAP
2 28 (5.81%) EMC
3 25 (5.19%) Xilinx
4 23 (4.77%) Hyperion
5 22 (4.56%) Microsoft
6 21 (4.36%) Altera
7 14 (2.90%) VMware
8 8 (1.66%) Cisco
8 8 (1.66%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.24%) Cadence
9 6 (1.24%) Oracle
10 5 (1.04%) Assembla
10 5 (1.04%) Freescale
11 4 (0.83%) Birst
11 4 (0.83%) Citrix
11 4 (0.83%) Dell
11 4 (0.83%) Intel
11 4 (0.83%) PagerDuty
11 4 (0.83%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.62%) Juniper