Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 234 238
Rank change year-on-year +66 +4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 616 477 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.01% 1.38% 1.37%
As % of the General category 5.84% 3.89% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 497 449 541
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 10539 12277 15598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.44% 35.41% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8148 9757 12054
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +96 250 £45,000 -7.69% 15
Berkshire +109 175 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Surrey +44 147 £52,500 +16.67% 12
Hampshire +5 126 £47,000 +4.44% 8
Oxfordshire +22 49 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Kent +38 31 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 26 £40,000 -11.11% 4
West Sussex -8 22 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex -20 16 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Sussex - 7 £57,500 -
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 300 (48.70%) Telecoms
1 300 (48.70%) Manufacturing
2 290 (47.08%) Marketing
3 270 (43.83%) Finance
3 270 (43.83%) SAP
4 269 (43.67%) Business Intelligence
4 269 (43.67%) Digital Marketing
5 268 (43.51%) Programme Management
6 233 (37.82%) Degree
7 177 (28.73%) Java
8 145 (23.54%) Linux
9 142 (23.05%) Computer Science
9 142 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
10 134 (21.75%) C++
11 129 (20.94%) SQL
11 129 (20.94%) Software Engineering
12 122 (19.81%) Windows
13 119 (19.32%) C
14 109 (17.69%) C#
15 95 (15.42%) Python
16 82 (13.31%) Amazon AWS
17 81 (13.15%) TDD
18 80 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
18 80 (12.99%) .NET
19 73 (11.85%) OO
19 73 (11.85%) Computer Science Degree
20 68 (11.04%) JavaScript
21 67 (10.88%) MySQL
22 63 (10.23%) Web Services
22 63 (10.23%) Analytical Skills

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 29 (4.71%) Apache
2 24 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (2.11%) Apache Spark
3 13 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.14%) IIS
6 5 (0.81%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.32%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon Alexa
8 1 (0.16%) CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Mule
8 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (5.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (5.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (3.25%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.97%) OrCAD
6 5 (0.81%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.49%) Simulink
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.16%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (1.62%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.32%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.32%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.32%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 82 (13.31%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (7.31%) SaaS
4 29 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (3.90%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (1.14%) Force.com
7 5 (0.81%) Serverless
8 3 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.32%) Office 365
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.16%) GitHub
10 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.68%) Wireless
2 24 (3.90%) AMQP
3 23 (3.73%) Internet
4 20 (3.25%) NFC
5 19 (3.08%) Firewall
5 19 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (2.44%) ZigBee
8 12 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (1.95%) DNS
8 12 (1.95%) WAN
9 10 (1.62%) LAN
9 10 (1.62%) MPLS
10 9 (1.46%) Intranet
11 8 (1.30%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (1.30%) DHCP
11 8 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (1.30%) VLAN
11 8 (1.30%) VPN
12 6 (0.97%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (10.88%) MySQL
2 59 (9.58%) SQL Server
3 45 (7.31%) NoSQL
4 35 (5.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 31 (5.03%) Relational Database
6 30 (4.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 20 (3.25%) Big Data
8 19 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 18 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (2.60%) Hadoop
12 14 (2.27%) PowerCenter
12 14 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.30%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.81%) DocumentDB
15 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
16 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (5.84%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.71%) JIRA
3 24 (3.90%) JUnit
4 16 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.44%) Selenium
5 15 (2.44%) Subversion
6 10 (1.62%) git-flow
7 9 (1.46%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.46%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.46%) gulp
8 5 (0.81%) Jasmine
8 5 (0.81%) PhantomJS
8 5 (0.81%) Protractor
8 5 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.65%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.49%) Appium
10 3 (0.49%) NCrunch
10 3 (0.49%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.49%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 300 (48.70%) Manufacturing
1 300 (48.70%) Telecoms
2 290 (47.08%) Marketing
3 270 (43.83%) Finance
4 31 (5.03%) Banking
5 24 (3.90%) Retail
6 15 (2.44%) Retail Banking
7 12 (1.95%) Games
8 10 (1.62%) Back Office
8 10 (1.62%) Swedish Language
9 7 (1.14%) Automotive
10 5 (0.81%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.81%) Military
11 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.49%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.32%) German Language
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.16%) French Language
14 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 145 (23.54%) Developer
2 82 (13.31%) Software Engineer
3 54 (8.77%) Analyst
4 48 (7.79%) Electronics Engineer
5 45 (7.31%) Senior Developer
6 42 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 41 (6.66%) Graduate
8 38 (6.17%) Consultant
9 33 (5.36%) C++ Software Engineer
9 33 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
10 31 (5.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 27 (4.38%) Embedded Engineer
11 27 (4.38%) SQL Analyst
12 25 (4.06%) Linux Engineer
13 24 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
13 24 (3.90%) Senior Full Stack Developer
13 24 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
13 24 (3.90%) Senior Software Engineer
14 23 (3.73%) Cloud Engineer
15 22 (3.57%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (12.99%) .NET
2 63 (10.23%) Web Services
3 60 (9.74%) RESTful
4 58 (9.42%) REST
5 48 (7.79%) HTML
6 45 (7.31%) CSS
6 45 (7.31%) Spring
7 39 (6.33%) RabbitMQ
8 37 (6.01%) JSON
9 36 (5.84%) AngularJS
10 33 (5.36%) XML
11 32 (5.19%) jQuery
12 30 (4.87%) HTML5
13 28 (4.55%) CSS3
14 27 (4.38%) React
15 23 (3.73%) XSLT
16 22 (3.57%) Node.js
17 20 (3.25%) .NET Framework
17 20 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (2.92%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 142 (23.05%) Computer Science
2 63 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.36%) User Experience
4 30 (4.87%) Embedded Systems
5 26 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (3.73%) Contactless
7 22 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 22 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 20 (3.25%) EMV
8 20 (3.25%) Management Information System
8 20 (3.25%) Mobile Payment
8 20 (3.25%) Smartcard
9 18 (2.92%) SWIFT
10 17 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
11 15 (2.44%) VHDL
12 14 (2.27%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.95%) Digital Currency
13 12 (1.95%) Digital TV
13 12 (1.95%) Smart Home
14 11 (1.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 145 (23.54%) Linux
2 122 (19.81%) Windows
3 29 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 25 (4.06%) Android
5 21 (3.41%) Windows Server
6 19 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
6 19 (3.08%) Unix
7 18 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.97%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.97%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.49%) VxWorks
12 3 (0.49%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.32%) Debian
13 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (43.67%) Business Intelligence
1 269 (43.67%) Digital Marketing
2 268 (43.51%) Programme Management
3 142 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (20.94%) Software Engineering
5 81 (13.15%) TDD
6 80 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (11.85%) OO
8 50 (8.12%) Mathematics
9 46 (7.47%) Scrum
10 44 (7.14%) Physics
10 44 (7.14%) Project Management
11 41 (6.66%) Prototyping
12 40 (6.49%) OOP
13 38 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
14 36 (5.84%) BDD
15 33 (5.36%) Multithreading
15 33 (5.36%) Test Automation
16 28 (4.55%) SDLC
17 27 (4.38%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 177 (28.73%) Java
2 134 (21.75%) C++
3 129 (20.94%) SQL
4 119 (19.32%) C
5 109 (17.69%) C#
6 95 (15.42%) Python
7 68 (11.04%) JavaScript
8 34 (5.52%) Embedded C
9 32 (5.19%) Ruby
10 27 (4.38%) Bash Shell
11 19 (3.08%) Perl
12 16 (2.60%) Embedded C++
13 15 (2.44%) F#
14 9 (1.46%) Go
15 8 (1.30%) R
15 8 (1.30%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.14%) Assembly Language
17 6 (0.97%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.97%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 233 (37.82%) Degree
2 73 (11.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (4.87%) Security Cleared
4 22 (3.57%) PhD
5 17 (2.76%) HND
6 14 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.27%) Master's Degree
7 12 (1.95%) CCNA
8 10 (1.62%) HNC
9 5 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.81%) PMP
9 5 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.81%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.65%) A+ Certification
10 4 (0.65%) MCSA
10 4 (0.65%) MCSE
10 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.65%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.71%) SLA
2 18 (2.92%) QA
3 8 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.81%) PMO
4 5 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.65%) MISRA
5 4 (0.65%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.32%) HL7
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.32%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) DO-254
7 1 (0.16%) GDPR
7 1 (0.16%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 36 (5.84%) Firmware
2 23 (3.73%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (3.25%) Docker
5 12 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.46%) KVM
7 8 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.30%) Terminal Services
7 8 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (1.30%) XenApp
7 8 (1.30%) XenServer
8 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.95%) Puppet
3 11 (1.79%) Packer
4 9 (1.46%) Grafana
4 9 (1.46%) Terraform
5 8 (1.30%) WSUS
5 8 (1.30%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.65%) Nagios
7 3 (0.49%) Ansible
8 2 (0.32%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.16%) Cacti
9 1 (0.16%) Oozie
9 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 270 (43.83%) SAP
2 60 (9.74%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.68%) EMC
4 34 (5.52%) Oracle
5 32 (5.19%) VMware
6 24 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (3.25%) Hyperion
8 17 (2.76%) Cisco
9 16 (2.60%) HP
10 15 (2.44%) ArcSight
10 15 (2.44%) Hortonworks
10 15 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
11 14 (2.27%) Adobe
11 14 (2.27%) Informatica
12 13 (2.11%) F5
12 13 (2.11%) Xamarin
13 11 (1.79%) Citrix
14 10 (1.62%) IBM
15 9 (1.46%) New Relic
16 8 (1.30%) McAfee