Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 198 177
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21 +49
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 488 486 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.83% 1.59% 1.87%
As % of the General category 6.07% 4.83% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 380 418 503
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,975 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,500 £67,500 £67,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 8,042 10,066 10,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.24% 32.95% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,958 8,022 7,899
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,225 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 17 July 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 17 July 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
Thames Valley +64 193 £50,000 +11.11% 82
Hampshire -10 149 £47,500 +11.76% 60
Berkshire +45 141 £52,500 +7.69% 28
Surrey -20 61 £50,500 +1.00% 23
East Sussex +47 39 £42,500 - 15
Buckinghamshire +40 35 £36,212 +3.46% 25
Kent +15 25 £33,500 -13.55% 14
Oxfordshire +31 17 £44,750 -0.56% 29
West Sussex -11 13 £54,000 +8.00% 14
Isle of Wight - 2 £45,000 -
Middlesex +3 1 - - 1
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 213 (43.65%) Degree
2 181 (37.09%) Manufacturing
3 158 (32.38%) Telecoms
4 154 (31.56%) Software Engineering
5 152 (31.15%) Finance
6 142 (29.10%) C++
7 141 (28.89%) Marketing
8 131 (26.84%) SAP
9 130 (26.64%) Digital Marketing
10 125 (25.61%) Business Intelligence
10 125 (25.61%) Programme Management
11 121 (24.80%) C
12 102 (20.90%) Python
13 99 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
14 98 (20.08%) Linux
15 88 (18.03%) Computer Science
16 83 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
17 79 (16.19%) Security Cleared
18 76 (15.57%) C#
19 72 (14.75%) Self-Motivation
20 70 (14.34%) JavaScript
21 65 (13.32%) SC Cleared
22 61 (12.50%) Java
23 60 (12.30%) Firmware
23 60 (12.30%) Mathematics
24 54 (11.07%) Windows
25 52 (10.66%) Algorithms
26 47 (9.63%) Test Automation
27 44 (9.02%) Data Centre
28 41 (8.40%) Microsoft

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 15 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.43%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.02%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.61%) Hyperledger
6 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.41%) Confluence
6 2 (0.41%) IIS
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (7.17%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.87%) Simulink
3 12 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.43%) SOLIDWORKS
5 6 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.82%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.20%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.20%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.20%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.92%) Office 365
3 17 (3.48%) GitHub
4 14 (2.87%) Serverless
5 12 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (2.05%) Heroku
6 10 (2.05%) SaaS
7 9 (1.84%) npm
8 5 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.02%) AWS CodePipeline
8 5 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.61%) IaaS
10 2 (0.41%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.41%) PaaS
11 1 (0.20%) AWS IoT
11 1 (0.20%) Force.com
11 1 (0.20%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.71%) BIG-IP
1 23 (4.71%) IP Telephony
1 23 (4.71%) NFC
1 23 (4.71%) Remote Desktop
2 18 (3.69%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.66%) Wireless
4 12 (2.46%) Ethernet
5 10 (2.05%) Firewall
5 10 (2.05%) ZigBee
6 9 (1.84%) Bluetooth
6 9 (1.84%) Internet
7 6 (1.23%) RS-232
8 5 (1.02%) SAN
8 5 (1.02%) Skype
9 4 (0.82%) GSM
9 4 (0.82%) Intranet
9 4 (0.82%) Telepresence
9 4 (0.82%) VoIP
9 4 (0.82%) WebEx
9 4 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.33%) Blockchain
2 16 (3.28%) MySQL
3 15 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.05%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.05%) Redis
5 8 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (1.23%) Big Data
7 6 (1.23%) Pentaho
8 5 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.02%) GIS
9 4 (0.82%) CouchDB
9 4 (0.82%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.82%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.61%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.20%) OLAP
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (5.12%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.28%) JIRA
3 14 (2.87%) Subversion
4 13 (2.66%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.84%) Jasmine
6 9 (1.84%) Mocha
6 9 (1.84%) webpack
7 8 (1.64%) Bitbucket
7 8 (1.64%) LabVIEW
8 7 (1.43%) Ant
9 4 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.61%) GitLab
10 3 (0.61%) Protractor
10 3 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.61%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.41%) CMake
11 2 (0.41%) Selenium
11 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 181 (37.09%) Manufacturing
2 158 (32.38%) Telecoms
3 152 (31.15%) Finance
4 141 (28.89%) Marketing
5 27 (5.53%) Banking
6 24 (4.92%) Military
7 23 (4.71%) Retail
7 23 (4.71%) Retail Banking
8 21 (4.30%) Aerospace
9 13 (2.66%) Automotive
10 10 (2.05%) Law
11 9 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (1.43%) Games
13 5 (1.02%) German Language
14 3 (0.61%) French Language
14 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.20%) Greek Language
15 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (13.32%) Software Engineer
2 60 (12.30%) Developer
3 36 (7.38%) Electronics Engineer
3 36 (7.38%) Embedded Engineer
4 32 (6.56%) Consultant
5 29 (5.94%) Design Engineer
6 27 (5.53%) Support Engineer
7 26 (5.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 26 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (5.33%) RF Engineer
8 25 (5.12%) Software Developer
9 24 (4.92%) Firmware Engineer
10 23 (4.71%) E-Commerce Consultant
10 23 (4.71%) Payments Consultant
10 23 (4.71%) Senior Consultant
10 23 (4.71%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
10 23 (4.71%) Senior Payments Consultant
10 23 (4.71%) Test Engineer
11 22 (4.51%) Project Engineer
11 22 (4.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.33%) AngularJS
2 21 (4.30%) React
3 20 (4.10%) Node.js
4 19 (3.89%) Spring
5 18 (3.69%) CSS
6 16 (3.28%) .NET
6 16 (3.28%) JSON
6 16 (3.28%) RESTful
7 14 (2.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (2.66%) Django
8 13 (2.66%) HTML
9 12 (2.46%) OAuth
9 12 (2.46%) Vue.js
10 10 (2.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (2.05%) OpenCL
10 10 (2.05%) REST
11 9 (1.84%) Ember.js
11 9 (1.84%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (1.84%) React Native
11 9 (1.84%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.75%) Self-Motivation
2 52 (10.66%) Algorithms
3 44 (9.02%) Data Centre
4 36 (7.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 33 (6.76%) VHDL
6 23 (4.71%) Contactless
6 23 (4.71%) EMV
6 23 (4.71%) Mobile Payment
6 23 (4.71%) Smartcard
7 21 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (3.89%) Acoustics
8 19 (3.89%) User Experience
9 18 (3.69%) Embedded Systems
10 15 (3.07%) ASIC
10 15 (3.07%) Management Information System
10 15 (3.07%) Smartphone
11 13 (2.66%) Fibre Optics
12 12 (2.46%) Analogue Electronics
12 12 (2.46%) Driving Licence
12 12 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 98 (20.08%) Linux
2 54 (11.07%) Windows
3 29 (5.94%) Unix
4 25 (5.12%) Windows Server
5 18 (3.69%) Android
6 13 (2.66%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (2.25%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.02%) OpenWrt
9 4 (0.82%) CentOS
10 3 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (31.56%) Software Engineering
2 130 (26.64%) Digital Marketing
3 125 (25.61%) Business Intelligence
3 125 (25.61%) Programme Management
4 99 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
5 88 (18.03%) Computer Science
6 83 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (12.30%) Mathematics
8 47 (9.63%) Test Automation
9 33 (6.76%) Mentoring
10 32 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (6.56%) OO
11 30 (6.15%) Cryptography
11 30 (6.15%) ITIL
11 30 (6.15%) Signal Processing
11 30 (6.15%) Software Architecture
12 28 (5.74%) Analytics
12 28 (5.74%) Creative Thinking
12 28 (5.74%) Integration Testing
13 27 (5.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (29.10%) C++
2 121 (24.80%) C
3 102 (20.90%) Python
4 76 (15.57%) C#
5 70 (14.34%) JavaScript
6 61 (12.50%) Java
7 34 (6.97%) SQL
8 33 (6.76%) Bash Shell
9 26 (5.33%) PowerShell
10 25 (5.12%) MATLAB
11 23 (4.71%) Embedded C
12 20 (4.10%) Embedded C++
13 11 (2.25%) Kotlin
13 11 (2.25%) Perl
14 9 (1.84%) ES6
14 9 (1.84%) ES7
14 9 (1.84%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.64%) Go
16 7 (1.43%) Assembly Language
17 6 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 213 (43.65%) Degree
2 79 (16.19%) Security Cleared
3 65 (13.32%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (4.71%) MCSA
4 23 (4.71%) MCSE
4 23 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 12 (2.46%) HNC
7 8 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (1.23%) AWS Certification
8 6 (1.23%) HND
9 4 (0.82%) PhD
10 3 (0.61%) CCNA
10 3 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.41%) CCNP
11 2 (0.41%) CCSA
11 2 (0.41%) CCSE
11 2 (0.41%) CISSP
11 2 (0.41%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (4.71%) Cyber Essentials
2 23 (4.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 23 (4.71%) PMO
3 10 (2.05%) SLA
4 7 (1.43%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.23%) QA
6 3 (0.61%) HL7
6 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 15288
7 2 (0.41%) JTAG
8 1 (0.20%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.20%) GDPR
8 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 60 (12.30%) Firmware
2 24 (4.92%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.87%) Docker
4 3 (0.61%) GPFS
4 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.41%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.41%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (4.71%) SCCM
1 23 (4.71%) SCVMM
2 12 (2.46%) Terraform
3 6 (1.23%) Grafana
3 6 (1.23%) Graphite
4 5 (1.02%) Ansible
5 3 (0.61%) Puppet
5 3 (0.61%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.20%) Nagios
7 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.20%) Salt
7 1 (0.20%) SCOM
7 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 131 (26.84%) SAP
2 41 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 36 (7.38%) Cisco
4 32 (6.56%) VMware
5 30 (6.15%) F5
6 28 (5.74%) EMC
7 27 (5.53%) HP
8 24 (4.92%) Aruba
9 23 (4.71%) Hyperion
9 23 (4.71%) Mitel
10 14 (2.87%) Xamarin
11 13 (2.66%) Cadence
12 8 (1.64%) Peregrine
13 5 (1.02%) Adobe
13 5 (1.02%) Freescale
13 5 (1.02%) IBM
13 5 (1.02%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.02%) Renesas
14 4 (0.82%) Wyse
15 3 (0.61%) Hitachi