Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 168 242
Rank change year-on-year -19 +74 +1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 484 629 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.68% 2.06% 1.36%
As % of the General category 5.37% 5.97% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 381 507 451
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
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 9,020 10,531 12,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.29% 34.43% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7,150 8,139 9,964
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £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 16 November 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 16 November 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
Thames Valley -47 161 £45,000 - 95
Hampshire +14 150 £46,250 -1.60% 59
Berkshire -25 134 £45,000 -5.26% 29
Surrey -12 103 £52,500 - 28
West Sussex +1 23 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Buckinghamshire +11 22 £34,000 -15.00% 30
East Sussex 0 21 £42,500 -15.00% 14
Kent +5 20 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Oxfordshire -34 5 £42,500 +21.43% 36
Sussex 0 2 £30,000 -47.83%
Middlesex - 2 £67,500 - 2
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 215 (44.42%) Degree
2 176 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 156 (32.23%) Telecoms
4 153 (31.61%) Finance
5 139 (28.72%) C++
6 135 (27.89%) Marketing
7 133 (27.48%) Computer Science
8 127 (26.24%) Software Engineering
8 127 (26.24%) C
9 123 (25.41%) SAP
10 121 (25.00%) Linux
11 120 (24.79%) Programme Management
11 120 (24.79%) Digital Marketing
12 119 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
13 96 (19.83%) Python
14 93 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
15 84 (17.36%) JavaScript
16 83 (17.15%) Firmware
16 83 (17.15%) Mathematics
17 70 (14.46%) Windows
18 69 (14.26%) C#
19 62 (12.81%) Amazon AWS
20 61 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
21 58 (11.98%) Java
22 54 (11.16%) TDD
23 52 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
24 51 (10.54%) Embedded C
25 49 (10.12%) Self-Motivation
26 47 (9.71%) AngularJS
27 46 (9.50%) HTML

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 7 (1.45%) OpenStack
2 5 (1.03%) Apache
3 4 (0.83%) Ethereum
3 4 (0.83%) Hyperledger
3 4 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.62%) IIS
4 3 (0.62%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.41%) DNN
5 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.21%) Confluence
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.10%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.03%) FrameMaker
4 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.62%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.62%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 9 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.83%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.83%) R3 Corda
4 3 (0.62%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.62%) SAP PP
4 3 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.21%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 62 (12.81%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.07%) Office 365
4 4 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (0.83%) GitHub
4 4 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.62%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.41%) AWS Fargate
6 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.41%) SaaS
6 2 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.82%) Bluetooth
2 31 (6.40%) Wireless
3 28 (5.79%) Internet
4 26 (5.37%) NFC
5 22 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (3.93%) Firewall
7 17 (3.51%) TCP/IP
8 16 (3.31%) Ethernet
9 14 (2.89%) LTE
9 14 (2.89%) VLAN
10 12 (2.48%) RFID
11 7 (1.45%) GSM
11 7 (1.45%) SAN
11 7 (1.45%) SNMP
11 7 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
11 7 (1.45%) UMTS
11 7 (1.45%) ZigBee
12 6 (1.24%) IPsec
12 6 (1.24%) NAS
12 6 (1.24%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.99%) Blockchain
2 29 (5.99%) NoSQL
3 27 (5.58%) MySQL
4 26 (5.37%) RDBMS
4 26 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.10%) Neo4j
7 11 (2.27%) Big Data
8 7 (1.45%) CouchDB
9 5 (1.03%) GIS
9 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.62%) DTS
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.41%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 41 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.99%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.89%) JIRA
4 13 (2.69%) GitLab
5 12 (2.48%) Visual Studio
6 11 (2.27%) Vagrant
7 8 (1.65%) Subversion
7 8 (1.65%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.45%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.24%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.03%) CMake
10 5 (1.03%) LabVIEW
10 5 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (1.03%) Selenium
11 4 (0.83%) Gerrit
11 4 (0.83%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.62%) Appium
12 3 (0.62%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.62%) Xcode
General
1 176 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 156 (32.23%) Telecoms
3 153 (31.61%) Finance
4 135 (27.89%) Marketing
5 42 (8.68%) Retail
6 27 (5.58%) Automotive
6 27 (5.58%) Banking
7 25 (5.17%) Retail Banking
8 18 (3.72%) Games
9 15 (3.10%) Aerospace
10 12 (2.48%) Military
11 7 (1.45%) Avionics
12 6 (1.24%) German Language
12 6 (1.24%) Legal
12 6 (1.24%) Multimedia
12 6 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.83%) Billing
13 4 (0.83%) Publishing
14 2 (0.41%) French Language
15 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 74 (15.29%) Software Engineer
2 63 (13.02%) Electronics Engineer
3 53 (10.95%) Developer
4 45 (9.30%) Consultant
5 31 (6.40%) Firmware Engineer
6 30 (6.20%) Design Engineer
7 29 (5.99%) Senior Developer
8 28 (5.79%) Embedded Engineer
9 27 (5.58%) Senior Consultant
10 25 (5.17%) E-Commerce Consultant
10 25 (5.17%) Payments Consultant
10 25 (5.17%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
10 25 (5.17%) Senior Payments Consultant
10 25 (5.17%) Senior Software Engineer
11 23 (4.75%) Hardware Engineer
12 22 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
12 22 (4.55%) Electronics Design Engineer
13 21 (4.34%) Software Developer
14 19 (3.93%) Linux Engineer
15 18 (3.72%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.71%) AngularJS
2 46 (9.50%) HTML
3 42 (8.68%) .NET
4 41 (8.47%) Node.js
5 39 (8.06%) CSS
6 30 (6.20%) HTML5
7 29 (5.99%) RESTful
8 27 (5.58%) Web Services
9 25 (5.17%) React
10 23 (4.75%) ASP.NET
10 23 (4.75%) CSS3
11 20 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (3.93%) Vue.js
13 15 (3.10%) Qt
13 15 (3.10%) Spring
14 12 (2.48%) Django
15 9 (1.86%) OpenGL
16 8 (1.65%) J2EE
16 8 (1.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 133 (27.48%) Computer Science
2 49 (10.12%) Self-Motivation
3 41 (8.47%) Embedded Systems
4 38 (7.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 32 (6.61%) Algorithms
6 27 (5.58%) Fintech
7 25 (5.17%) Contactless
7 25 (5.17%) EMV
7 25 (5.17%) Mobile Payment
7 25 (5.17%) Smartcard
8 23 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (3.93%) VHDL
10 17 (3.51%) Management Information System
11 16 (3.31%) Industry 4.0
12 10 (2.07%) Mobile App
12 10 (2.07%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.45%) Internet of Things
13 7 (1.45%) Robotics
14 6 (1.24%) Acoustics
14 6 (1.24%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 121 (25.00%) Linux
2 70 (14.46%) Windows
3 24 (4.96%) Embedded Linux
4 23 (4.75%) Android
5 20 (4.13%) Unix
6 15 (3.10%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.48%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.65%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.83%) CentOS
9 4 (0.83%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.83%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.83%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.62%) FreeRTOS
10 3 (0.62%) VMS
10 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (26.24%) Software Engineering
2 120 (24.79%) Digital Marketing
2 120 (24.79%) Programme Management
3 119 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (17.15%) Mathematics
6 61 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
7 54 (11.16%) TDD
8 45 (9.30%) Scrum
9 40 (8.26%) Physics
10 38 (7.85%) BDD
11 36 (7.44%) OO
11 36 (7.44%) Schematic Capture
11 36 (7.44%) Technical Architecture
12 35 (7.23%) E-Commerce
12 35 (7.23%) Test Automation
13 33 (6.82%) DevOps
14 31 (6.40%) Integration Testing
14 31 (6.40%) Systems Analysis
15 29 (5.99%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 139 (28.72%) C++
2 127 (26.24%) C
3 96 (19.83%) Python
4 84 (17.36%) JavaScript
5 69 (14.26%) C#
6 58 (11.98%) Java
7 51 (10.54%) Embedded C
8 45 (9.30%) SQL
9 34 (7.02%) Go
10 27 (5.58%) Bash Shell
11 21 (4.34%) Ruby
12 20 (4.13%) F#
13 17 (3.51%) Embedded C++
13 17 (3.51%) PowerShell
14 15 (3.10%) Assembly Language
15 10 (2.07%) PHP
16 8 (1.65%) MATLAB
17 7 (1.45%) Cython
17 7 (1.45%) Rust
17 7 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 215 (44.42%) Degree
2 39 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 39 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.20%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 15 (3.10%) HND
6 14 (2.89%) HNC
7 10 (2.07%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (1.65%) PhD
9 7 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.24%) CISSP
10 6 (1.24%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.24%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 5 (1.03%) CCSP
11 5 (1.03%) CEH
11 5 (1.03%) GCIA
11 5 (1.03%) GCIH
11 5 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.31%) QA
2 7 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.45%) JTAG
3 5 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (1.03%) MISRA
3 5 (1.03%) MISRA C
3 5 (1.03%) SLA
4 4 (0.83%) DO-160
4 4 (0.83%) DO-254
4 4 (0.83%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.21%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (17.15%) Firmware
2 32 (6.61%) Docker
3 15 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.69%) Active Directory
5 11 (2.27%) VirtualBox
5 11 (2.27%) vSphere
6 4 (0.83%) KVM
7 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.62%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 29 (5.99%) Ansible
2 17 (3.51%) Kubernetes
3 15 (3.10%) Puppet
4 11 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.27%) Salt
5 6 (1.24%) SCCM
6 4 (0.83%) Grafana
6 4 (0.83%) Icinga
6 4 (0.83%) Nagios
7 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.41%) Terraform
9 1 (0.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 123 (25.41%) SAP
2 30 (6.20%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.17%) Hyperion
4 22 (4.55%) VMware
5 20 (4.13%) EMC
6 14 (2.89%) Cisco
7 10 (2.07%) Xilinx
8 7 (1.45%) Meraki
8 7 (1.45%) Oracle
9 5 (1.03%) Apple
9 5 (1.03%) Cadence
10 4 (0.83%) Altera
10 4 (0.83%) Dell
10 4 (0.83%) PagerDuty
10 4 (0.83%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.62%) Adobe
11 3 (0.62%) Assembla
11 3 (0.62%) Sophos
11 3 (0.62%) Vyatta
11 3 (0.62%) Xamarin