Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 225 180 197
Rank change year-on-year -45 +17 -26
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 98 476 490
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.91% 1.82% 1.65%
As % of the General category 3.06% 5.76% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 88 407 425
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £70,800 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,200 8,257 10,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.84% 31.64% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,419 6,067 8,058
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronics in the South East.

Salary trend for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in the South East over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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
Surrey +61 25 £57,500 +21.05% 12
Thames Valley -5 25 £48,750 -11.36% 34
Hampshire -24 22 £47,500 -5.00% 29
Berkshire +2 18 £50,000 -16.67% 18
West Sussex +44 13 £46,250 -14.35% 7
East Sussex +16 11 £43,500 -0.57% 7
Buckinghamshire +51 4 £47,500 +31.17% 9
Oxfordshire +34 3 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Kent +35 2 - - 5
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 47 (47.96%) C
2 41 (41.84%) Degree
3 38 (38.78%) C++
4 32 (32.65%) Software Engineering
5 29 (29.59%) Manufacturing
6 28 (28.57%) Firmware
7 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
7 25 (25.51%) Telecoms
8 23 (23.47%) C#
9 22 (22.45%) HTML
10 19 (19.39%) .NET
10 19 (19.39%) CSS
11 18 (18.37%) Computer Science
12 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (16.33%) Linux
14 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET
14 15 (15.31%) MVC
14 15 (15.31%) Marketing
14 15 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
15 14 (14.29%) Python
15 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (13.27%) Embedded C
16 13 (13.27%) SAP
16 13 (13.27%) Programme Management
16 13 (13.27%) Finance
16 13 (13.27%) Public Sector
17 12 (12.24%) SQL
17 12 (12.24%) EMC

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 (5.10%) CMS
2 3 (3.06%) Confluence
2 3 (3.06%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.06%) Simulink
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) Azure
2 5 (5.10%) AWS
3 3 (3.06%) SaaS
4 2 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.04%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.16%) Wireless
3 7 (7.14%) 4G
3 7 (7.14%) Bluetooth
4 6 (6.12%) 5G
4 6 (6.12%) MQTT
4 6 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (4.08%) 3G
5 4 (4.08%) IPv4
5 4 (4.08%) IPv6
5 4 (4.08%) Modbus
5 4 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (4.08%) SNMP
6 3 (3.06%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.06%) Profibus
6 3 (3.06%) RS-232
6 3 (3.06%) RS-485
6 3 (3.06%) SSL
6 3 (3.06%) UMTS
6 3 (3.06%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) MySQL
2 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.08%) SQLite
4 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.06%) InfluxDB
4 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Subversion
1 10 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.16%) JIRA
3 6 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.08%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.08%) Bugzilla
4 4 (4.08%) StarTeam
5 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.06%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.02%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.02%) JUnit
6 1 (1.02%) Maven
6 1 (1.02%) Selenium
6 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (29.59%) Manufacturing
2 25 (25.51%) Telecoms
3 15 (15.31%) Marketing
4 13 (13.27%) Finance
4 13 (13.27%) Public Sector
5 5 (5.10%) Games
6 4 (4.08%) Retail
7 3 (3.06%) Advertising
8 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.04%) Law
8 2 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 15 (15.31%) Developer
3 14 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) Design Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Development Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Junior
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Software Development Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.45%) HTML
2 19 (19.39%) .NET
2 19 (19.39%) CSS
3 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET
4 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (8.16%) jQuery
6 8 (8.16%) WCF
7 6 (6.12%) JSON
7 6 (6.12%) REST
8 5 (5.10%) .NET Core
8 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (5.10%) LINQ
8 5 (5.10%) OpenGL
8 5 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (5.10%) Vulkan
9 4 (4.08%) 802.1X
9 4 (4.08%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.08%) DirectX
9 4 (4.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (9.18%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (8.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.08%) Analogue Electronics
6 4 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.08%) Mobile Games
7 3 (3.06%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (3.06%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.04%) User Experience
9 1 (1.02%) ASIC
9 1 (1.02%) CPLD
9 1 (1.02%) Robotics
9 1 (1.02%) SCADA
9 1 (1.02%) Verilog
9 1 (1.02%) VHDL
9 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.33%) Linux
2 10 (10.20%) Android
2 10 (10.20%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.06%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) Tizen
6 1 (1.02%) Unix
6 1 (1.02%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) Software Engineering
2 18 (18.37%) Computer Science
3 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.31%) MVC
4 15 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (13.27%) Programme Management
7 12 (12.24%) Mathematics
8 11 (11.22%) Scrum
9 9 (9.18%) Embedded Software Development
10 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.16%) Project Management
10 8 (8.16%) Web Development
11 6 (6.12%) OOD
12 5 (5.10%) CAD
12 5 (5.10%) Prototyping
12 5 (5.10%) UML
13 4 (4.08%) Microservices
13 4 (4.08%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.96%) C
2 38 (38.78%) C++
3 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.47%) C#
5 14 (14.29%) Python
6 13 (13.27%) Embedded C
7 12 (12.24%) SQL
8 8 (8.16%) Java
9 6 (6.12%) MATLAB
10 5 (5.10%) Assembly Language
10 5 (5.10%) PHP
11 3 (3.06%) ANSI C
11 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.06%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.04%) Go
12 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.02%) HLSL
13 1 (1.02%) Perl
13 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (41.84%) Degree
2 8 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.10%) HNC
4 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.06%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) IEC 62304
1 4 (4.08%) ISO 13485
2 3 (3.06%) IEC 61508
2 3 (3.06%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.04%) JTAG
3 2 (2.04%) QA
4 1 (1.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (28.57%) Firmware
2 5 (5.10%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.06%) vSphere
4 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) SAP
3 12 (12.24%) EMC
4 5 (5.10%) Xamarin
5 4 (4.08%) Perforce
6 3 (3.06%) Cisco
6 3 (3.06%) Freescale
6 3 (3.06%) NETGEAR
6 3 (3.06%) Renesas
6 3 (3.06%) Ruckus Wireless
6 3 (3.06%) Ubiquiti
6 3 (3.06%) VMware
7 2 (2.04%) Adobe
7 2 (2.04%) Altera
7 2 (2.04%) Cadence
7 2 (2.04%) Dell
7 2 (2.04%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (2.04%) Spiceworks
7 2 (2.04%) Synopsys
7 2 (2.04%) Xilinx