Period
to 22 January 2019

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

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 216 236
Rank change year-on-year +32 +20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 470 461 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.75% 1.49% 1.36%
As % of the General category 5.78% 4.49% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 352 385 410
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,225
90th Percentile £67,950 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -

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 8,129 10,266 10,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.35% 33.21% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6,240 7,957 8,303
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 January 2019.

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 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
Hampshire +58 164 £42,500 -5.56% 50
Thames Valley -4 147 £45,000 -1.10% 70
Berkshire +15 114 £52,500 +5.00% 37
Surrey -1 90 £60,000 +14.29% 33
East Sussex +35 33 £42,500 -29.17% 10
Buckinghamshire +26 25 £35,000 - 13
West Sussex +1 17 £40,000 -4.76% 7
Kent +3 15 £47,500 -5.00% 14
Oxfordshire -19 8 £32,500 +4.00% 20
Sussex - 1 £31,000 -
Electronics
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 209 (44.47%) Degree
2 175 (37.23%) Manufacturing
3 173 (36.81%) Telecoms
4 161 (34.26%) Finance
5 147 (31.28%) Marketing
6 130 (27.66%) SAP
7 129 (27.45%) C++
7 129 (27.45%) Digital Marketing
8 127 (27.02%) Programme Management
9 126 (26.81%) Business Intelligence
10 125 (26.60%) Software Engineering
11 122 (25.96%) C
12 117 (24.89%) Linux
13 109 (23.19%) Computer Science
14 105 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
15 99 (21.06%) Python
16 77 (16.38%) Mathematics
17 73 (15.53%) JavaScript
18 71 (15.11%) Windows
19 68 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
20 63 (13.40%) Java
21 58 (12.34%) Firmware
22 54 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
23 53 (11.28%) Scrum
23 53 (11.28%) C#
24 51 (10.85%) Security Cleared
25 49 (10.43%) Self-Motivation
26 45 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
26 45 (9.57%) Test Automation
27 44 (9.36%) TDD

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 6 (1.28%) OpenStack
2 4 (0.85%) Apache
2 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (0.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.64%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.43%) Confluence
4 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.43%) IIS
4 2 (0.43%) Site Server
4 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.21%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.21%) Hyperledger
5 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (4.47%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.49%) FrameMaker
5 5 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.64%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.64%) OrCAD
8 2 (0.43%) Simulink
8 2 (0.43%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.64%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.64%) SAP PP
2 3 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.21%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.19%) Office 365
4 7 (1.49%) GitHub
5 5 (1.06%) SaaS
6 3 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.64%) AWS Fargate
6 3 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.64%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.64%) Serverless
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) IaaS
7 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.74%) NFC
2 26 (5.53%) Bluetooth
3 24 (5.11%) Wireless
4 22 (4.68%) Firewall
5 19 (4.04%) Ethernet
6 18 (3.83%) Internet
7 16 (3.40%) TCP/IP
8 15 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (2.77%) VLAN
10 12 (2.55%) RFID
11 7 (1.49%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (1.28%) SAN
13 5 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (1.06%) DNS
13 5 (1.06%) LTE
13 5 (1.06%) PBX
13 5 (1.06%) VPN
14 4 (0.85%) IPsec
14 4 (0.85%) ZigBee
15 3 (0.64%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.74%) Blockchain
1 27 (5.74%) MySQL
2 23 (4.89%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.47%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.04%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.04%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.98%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.77%) Neo4j
7 12 (2.55%) GIS
8 10 (2.13%) DTS
9 9 (1.91%) Big Data
10 8 (1.70%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.43%) DB2
12 2 (0.43%) MS Access
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.21%) Easytrieve
13 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.68%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.98%) GitLab
4 12 (2.55%) JIRA
5 11 (2.34%) Vagrant
6 8 (1.70%) Selenium
7 7 (1.49%) IntelliJ
8 6 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (1.06%) CMake
10 4 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.85%) Gerrit
10 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.64%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.43%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.43%) Protractor
12 2 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.43%) Subversion
12 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 175 (37.23%) Manufacturing
2 173 (36.81%) Telecoms
3 161 (34.26%) Finance
4 147 (31.28%) Marketing
5 43 (9.15%) Retail
6 33 (7.02%) Banking
7 26 (5.53%) Retail Banking
8 21 (4.47%) Military
9 18 (3.83%) Automotive
10 15 (3.19%) Games
11 14 (2.98%) Aerospace
12 10 (2.13%) Multimedia
13 7 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (1.06%) German Language
14 5 (1.06%) Legal
14 5 (1.06%) Publishing
15 4 (0.85%) Avionics
15 4 (0.85%) Billing
15 4 (0.85%) Law
16 3 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (14.04%) Software Engineer
2 50 (10.64%) Electronics Engineer
3 41 (8.72%) Developer
4 40 (8.51%) Consultant
5 32 (6.81%) Firmware Engineer
6 30 (6.38%) Embedded Engineer
7 29 (6.17%) Senior Consultant
8 27 (5.74%) Design Engineer
9 26 (5.53%) E-Commerce Consultant
9 26 (5.53%) Payments Consultant
9 26 (5.53%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
9 26 (5.53%) Senior Payments Consultant
10 25 (5.32%) Senior Developer
11 23 (4.89%) Technical Engineer
12 22 (4.68%) Support Engineer
13 20 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (4.26%) Junior
14 19 (4.04%) Architect
14 19 (4.04%) Electronics Design Engineer
14 19 (4.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.81%) AngularJS
2 27 (5.74%) Node.js
3 23 (4.89%) CSS
3 23 (4.89%) HTML
4 21 (4.47%) React
5 20 (4.26%) Web Services
6 18 (3.83%) HTML5
6 18 (3.83%) RESTful
7 17 (3.62%) Vue.js
8 16 (3.40%) .NET
9 14 (2.98%) Spring
10 11 (2.34%) ASP.NET
10 11 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (2.34%) CSS3
11 10 (2.13%) Qt
12 8 (1.70%) Django
13 7 (1.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (1.49%) J2EE
13 7 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.43%) Self-Motivation
2 44 (9.36%) Embedded Systems
3 29 (6.17%) Algorithms
3 29 (6.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 28 (5.96%) Fintech
5 26 (5.53%) Contactless
5 26 (5.53%) EMV
5 26 (5.53%) Mobile Payment
5 26 (5.53%) Smartcard
6 21 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.83%) Management Information System
8 17 (3.62%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (2.98%) VHDL
10 11 (2.34%) Mobile App
11 10 (2.13%) Industry 4.0
12 7 (1.49%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.28%) Device Driver
13 6 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.28%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 117 (24.89%) Linux
2 71 (15.11%) Windows
3 29 (6.17%) Unix
4 17 (3.62%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.40%) Android
6 13 (2.77%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (2.34%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.49%) Windows Phone
8 7 (1.49%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (1.06%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.85%) CentOS
11 3 (0.64%) VMS
11 3 (0.64%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (27.45%) Digital Marketing
2 127 (27.02%) Programme Management
3 126 (26.81%) Business Intelligence
4 125 (26.60%) Software Engineering
5 109 (23.19%) Computer Science
6 105 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (16.38%) Mathematics
8 68 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
9 53 (11.28%) Scrum
10 45 (9.57%) Test Automation
11 44 (9.36%) TDD
12 36 (7.66%) E-Commerce
12 36 (7.66%) OO
13 34 (7.23%) Systems Analysis
13 34 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
14 33 (7.02%) DevOps
15 31 (6.60%) Analytics
16 30 (6.38%) Cryptography
16 30 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
17 29 (6.17%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (27.45%) C++
2 122 (25.96%) C
3 99 (21.06%) Python
4 73 (15.53%) JavaScript
5 63 (13.40%) Java
6 53 (11.28%) C#
7 37 (7.87%) Bash Shell
8 35 (7.45%) SQL
9 33 (7.02%) Embedded C
10 30 (6.38%) Go
11 19 (4.04%) PowerShell
12 18 (3.83%) Ruby
13 12 (2.55%) Embedded C++
14 11 (2.34%) F#
15 9 (1.91%) Assembly Language
16 8 (1.70%) Cython
16 8 (1.70%) MATLAB
16 8 (1.70%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.28%) PHP
18 5 (1.06%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 209 (44.47%) Degree
2 51 (10.85%) Security Cleared
3 43 (9.15%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (4.68%) HND
6 19 (4.04%) DV Cleared
6 19 (4.04%) HNC
7 11 (2.34%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (1.70%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.28%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.06%) CCSP
11 5 (1.06%) CEH
11 5 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.06%) CISSP
11 5 (1.06%) GCIA
11 5 (1.06%) GCIH
11 5 (1.06%) MBA
11 5 (1.06%) MCSA
11 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.83%) QA
2 10 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.70%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (1.49%) JTAG
5 4 (0.85%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.85%) SLA
6 3 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.64%) PMO
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 58 (12.34%) Firmware
2 29 (6.17%) Docker
3 14 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.77%) Active Directory
5 11 (2.34%) VirtualBox
5 11 (2.34%) vSphere
6 6 (1.28%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.85%) KVM
8 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (6.17%) Ansible
2 15 (3.19%) Puppet
3 14 (2.98%) Kubernetes
4 10 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.13%) Salt
5 9 (1.91%) SCCM
6 5 (1.06%) Nagios
7 4 (0.85%) Grafana
7 4 (0.85%) Icinga
8 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.64%) Rundeck
8 3 (0.64%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.43%) SCOM
9 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.21%) Control-M
10 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 130 (27.66%) SAP
2 29 (6.17%) VMware
3 26 (5.53%) Hyperion
3 26 (5.53%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.11%) Cisco
5 19 (4.04%) EMC
6 8 (1.70%) Xilinx
7 7 (1.49%) Apple
7 7 (1.49%) Meraki
8 6 (1.28%) F5
8 6 (1.28%) Oracle
9 5 (1.06%) IBM
9 5 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.85%) Dell
10 4 (0.85%) PagerDuty
10 4 (0.85%) Peregrine
11 3 (0.64%) Aruba
11 3 (0.64%) Freescale
11 3 (0.64%) Juniper
11 3 (0.64%) Vyatta