Period
to 11 November 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 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 202 167
Rank change year-on-year +37 -35 +66
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 484 470 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.94% 1.66% 2.08%
As % of the General category 6.10% 5.00% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 355 371 509
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,350
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 7,935 9,405 10,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.75% 33.12% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,851 7,417 8,402
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +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 11 November 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 11 November 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 +28 169 £52,500 +10.53% 45
Thames Valley +42 163 £52,500 +16.67% 72
Berkshire +22 116 £59,500 +19.00% 31
Surrey -9 51 £47,500 -9.52% 17
East Sussex +40 42 £47,500 +13.10% 10
Kent +16 41 £42,500 -10.53% 11
Buckinghamshire +21 30 £50,000 +51.52% 23
Oxfordshire +36 17 £48,750 +14.71% 18
West Sussex -11 13 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Middlesex -10 1 £120,000 +77.78%
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 11 November 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 (43.18%) Manufacturing
2 187 (38.64%) Degree
3 169 (34.92%) Software Engineering
4 163 (33.68%) C++
5 155 (32.02%) C
6 153 (31.61%) Telecoms
7 139 (28.72%) Finance
8 136 (28.10%) Marketing
9 134 (27.69%) Public Sector
10 132 (27.27%) SAP
11 129 (26.65%) Digital Marketing
12 128 (26.45%) Business Intelligence
13 127 (26.24%) Programme Management
14 112 (23.14%) Linux
15 106 (21.90%) Python
16 100 (20.66%) Firmware
17 93 (19.21%) Problem-Solving
18 74 (15.29%) C#
19 67 (13.84%) Agile Software Development
20 60 (12.40%) Embedded C
21 58 (11.98%) Security Cleared
22 56 (11.57%) Self-Motivation
23 52 (10.74%) Mathematics
23 52 (10.74%) Computer Science
24 51 (10.54%) JavaScript
25 47 (9.71%) Wireless
26 45 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
27 41 (8.47%) SC Cleared
27 41 (8.47%) Validation
27 41 (8.47%) Embedded Systems

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 (1.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.03%) Apache
2 5 (1.03%) Skype for Business
3 4 (0.83%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.21%) IIS
5 1 (0.21%) WinCC
Applications
1 36 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (4.75%) Simulink
3 11 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (2.27%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (0.83%) Doxygen
4 4 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.21%) EPLAN
6 1 (0.21%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.21%) PaintShop Pro
6 1 (0.21%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.72%) AWS
2 13 (2.69%) Serverless
3 9 (1.86%) Azure
3 9 (1.86%) SaaS
4 8 (1.65%) GitHub
5 7 (1.45%) npm
6 6 (1.24%) Amazon Cognito
6 6 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.24%) AWS CodePipeline
6 6 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.24%) IaaS
6 6 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.62%) PaaS
8 2 (0.41%) AWS IoT
9 1 (0.21%) Heroku
9 1 (0.21%) Logz.io
9 1 (0.21%) Office 365
9 1 (0.21%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.71%) Wireless
2 27 (5.58%) Bluetooth
3 14 (2.89%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (2.69%) Firewall
4 13 (2.69%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.07%) Internet
5 10 (2.07%) RS-232
6 9 (1.86%) Broadband
6 9 (1.86%) ZigBee
7 8 (1.65%) RS-485
8 7 (1.45%) NFC
9 6 (1.24%) 5G
10 5 (1.03%) Ethernet
10 5 (1.03%) LTE
10 5 (1.03%) Skype
11 4 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.83%) DNS
11 4 (0.83%) Intranet
11 4 (0.83%) IPv4
11 4 (0.83%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.10%) MySQL
1 15 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.07%) Hadoop
2 10 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (1.86%) Big Data
4 7 (1.45%) Blockchain
5 6 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.03%) InfluxDB
6 5 (1.03%) MariaDB
6 5 (1.03%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.62%) CouchDB
7 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.21%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (7.85%) Visual Studio
2 22 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.13%) JIRA
4 13 (2.69%) Subversion
5 12 (2.48%) CMake
6 9 (1.86%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (1.45%) Jasmine
7 7 (1.45%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.45%) Mocha
7 7 (1.45%) webpack
8 5 (1.03%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.41%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.41%) Protractor
10 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.21%) CANoe
11 1 (0.21%) GCC
11 1 (0.21%) GDB
11 1 (0.21%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 209 (43.18%) Manufacturing
2 153 (31.61%) Telecoms
3 139 (28.72%) Finance
4 136 (28.10%) Marketing
5 134 (27.69%) Public Sector
6 32 (6.61%) Aerospace
7 26 (5.37%) Military
8 23 (4.75%) Automotive
9 17 (3.51%) Advertising
10 13 (2.69%) Retail
11 9 (1.86%) German Language
12 8 (1.65%) French Language
13 7 (1.45%) Banking
13 7 (1.45%) Games
13 7 (1.45%) Retail Banking
13 7 (1.45%) Spanish Language
14 6 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.41%) Avionics
15 2 (0.41%) Billing
15 2 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (15.70%) Software Engineer
2 65 (13.43%) Embedded Engineer
3 61 (12.60%) Firmware Engineer
4 51 (10.54%) Electronics Engineer
5 39 (8.06%) Developer
6 37 (7.64%) Design Engineer
7 33 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 28 (5.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 27 (5.58%) Hardware Engineer
10 26 (5.37%) Senior Firmware Engineer
11 25 (5.17%) Analyst
12 21 (4.34%) Project Manager
12 21 (4.34%) Senior Software Engineer
12 21 (4.34%) Systems Engineer
13 20 (4.13%) FPGA Engineer
14 19 (3.93%) Linux Engineer
15 18 (3.72%) Applications Engineer
15 18 (3.72%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
16 17 (3.51%) Consultant
17 15 (3.10%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.20%) AngularJS
2 21 (4.34%) CSS
3 19 (3.93%) .NET
4 15 (3.10%) HTML
4 15 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (2.69%) jQuery
6 12 (2.48%) Django
6 12 (2.48%) JSON
7 11 (2.27%) Node.js
8 9 (1.86%) .NET Core
8 9 (1.86%) React
9 8 (1.65%) REST
9 8 (1.65%) RESTful
9 8 (1.65%) Vue.js
10 7 (1.45%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.45%) Ember.js
10 7 (1.45%) HTML5
10 7 (1.45%) LAMP
10 7 (1.45%) OAuth
10 7 (1.45%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.57%) Self-Motivation
2 45 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 41 (8.47%) Embedded Systems
4 34 (7.02%) Algorithms
5 33 (6.82%) Management Information System
6 32 (6.61%) VHDL
7 19 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.72%) Analogue Electronics
9 14 (2.89%) User Experience
10 13 (2.69%) Acoustics
10 13 (2.69%) Data Centre
10 13 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (2.07%) CAN bus
12 8 (1.65%) Fibre Optics
13 7 (1.45%) Contactless
13 7 (1.45%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.45%) EMV
13 7 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
13 7 (1.45%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.45%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 112 (23.14%) Linux
2 40 (8.26%) Windows
3 24 (4.96%) Unix
4 18 (3.72%) Android
5 16 (3.31%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (2.27%) CentOS
7 9 (1.86%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.65%) FreeRTOS
9 5 (1.03%) Debian
9 5 (1.03%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.83%) OpenWrt
10 4 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.41%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (34.92%) Software Engineering
2 129 (26.65%) Digital Marketing
3 128 (26.45%) Business Intelligence
4 127 (26.24%) Programme Management
5 93 (19.21%) Problem-Solving
6 67 (13.84%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (10.74%) Computer Science
7 52 (10.74%) Mathematics
8 41 (8.47%) Validation
9 39 (8.06%) Signal Processing
10 38 (7.85%) CAD
11 36 (7.44%) Project Delivery
12 35 (7.23%) DevOps
13 34 (7.02%) Mentoring
14 33 (6.82%) Collaborative Working
15 32 (6.61%) Project Management
15 32 (6.61%) Software Delivery
16 30 (6.20%) Software Architecture
17 29 (5.99%) Software Testing
18 28 (5.79%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 163 (33.68%) C++
2 155 (32.02%) C
3 106 (21.90%) Python
4 74 (15.29%) C#
5 60 (12.40%) Embedded C
6 51 (10.54%) JavaScript
7 36 (7.44%) Java
8 34 (7.02%) Bash Shell
8 34 (7.02%) MATLAB
9 33 (6.82%) SQL
10 29 (5.99%) Embedded C++
11 24 (4.96%) ANSI C
12 19 (3.93%) Perl
13 8 (1.65%) Assembly Language
13 8 (1.65%) Go
14 7 (1.45%) ES6
14 7 (1.45%) ES7
15 5 (1.03%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.83%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 187 (38.64%) Degree
2 58 (11.98%) Security Cleared
3 41 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.75%) DV Cleared
5 22 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (2.27%) HND
7 6 (1.24%) PhD
8 5 (1.03%) DBS Check
8 5 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.83%) CCNA
9 4 (0.83%) CCNP
9 4 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.83%) CISSP
9 4 (0.83%) HNC
10 3 (0.62%) CCMSE
10 3 (0.62%) CCSA
10 3 (0.62%) CCSE
10 3 (0.62%) JNCIE
10 3 (0.62%) JNCIP
10 3 (0.62%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.31%) SLA
2 15 (3.10%) QA
3 5 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.62%) PMO
5 2 (0.41%) HL7
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) RMADS
System Software
1 100 (20.66%) Firmware
2 12 (2.48%) Docker
3 6 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) vCloud
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.65%) Terraform
2 7 (1.45%) Ansible
3 3 (0.62%) Nagios
3 3 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.21%) Grafana
4 1 (0.21%) Graphite
4 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.21%) vRealize
4 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 132 (27.27%) SAP
2 24 (4.96%) Freescale
2 24 (4.96%) Renesas
3 22 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.10%) Cisco
4 15 (3.10%) EMC
5 12 (2.48%) VMware
6 9 (1.86%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.65%) Hyperion
8 7 (1.45%) Altera
8 7 (1.45%) F5
8 7 (1.45%) Oracle
8 7 (1.45%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.24%) Xilinx
10 5 (1.03%) IBM
11 4 (0.83%) Intel
11 4 (0.83%) Juniper
11 4 (0.83%) Wyse
12 3 (0.62%) BMC
12 3 (0.62%) CA