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

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 233 237
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4 +39
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 471 435 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.53% 1.37% 1.41%
As % of the General category 4.59% 4.00% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 395 415 530
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +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 10,260 10,883 14,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.30% 34.27% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7,939 8,412 11,588
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £71,250
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 16 January 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 January 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 +31 177 £47,500 -5.00% 63
Surrey +23 122 £52,500 +13.51% 19
Berkshire +31 110 £50,000 -4.76% 25
Hampshire -28 107 £45,000 +2.86% 42
Oxfordshire +7 49 £32,500 -18.75% 25
Kent +52 39 £50,000 +35.14% 22
Buckinghamshire -4 16 £35,000 -22.22% 13
West Sussex -12 12 £42,250 +5.63% 14
East Sussex -37 9 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Middlesex +15 2 £51,250 +65.32%
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 220 (46.71%) Degree
2 168 (35.67%) Manufacturing
3 167 (35.46%) Telecoms
4 154 (32.70%) Marketing
5 141 (29.94%) SAP
6 140 (29.72%) Finance
7 138 (29.30%) Business Intelligence
7 138 (29.30%) Digital Marketing
8 137 (29.09%) Programme Management
9 128 (27.18%) Computer Science
10 113 (23.99%) Agile Software Development
11 112 (23.78%) C++
12 108 (22.93%) C
13 106 (22.51%) Software Engineering
14 93 (19.75%) Linux
15 89 (18.90%) Java
16 71 (15.07%) C#
17 64 (13.59%) Windows
18 61 (12.95%) SQL
19 58 (12.31%) Computer Science Degree
20 56 (11.89%) OO
21 55 (11.68%) Python
22 53 (11.25%) .NET
23 52 (11.04%) Mathematics
24 50 (10.62%) TDD
25 49 (10.40%) JavaScript
26 48 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
27 45 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
28 44 (9.34%) Physics
29 39 (8.28%) Continuous Integration

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 10 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (1.70%) Apache
3 7 (1.49%) IIS
4 5 (1.06%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.64%) CMS
6 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon Alexa
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.21%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) Mule
7 1 (0.21%) SAS
7 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (4.46%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (2.97%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.49%) OrCAD
6 5 (1.06%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.64%) Simulink
8 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.21%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.21%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.42%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.42%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.42%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.42%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.61%) SaaS
4 12 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.70%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.06%) Serverless
7 3 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.64%) Force.com
8 2 (0.42%) Office 365
9 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.37%) Wireless
2 23 (4.88%) NFC
3 17 (3.61%) Internet
4 13 (2.76%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.12%) Firewall
5 10 (2.12%) Intranet
5 10 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (1.91%) ZigBee
7 8 (1.70%) AMQP
8 7 (1.49%) DVB
9 6 (1.27%) IPv4
9 6 (1.27%) IPv6
9 6 (1.27%) UPnP
10 5 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.06%) DNS
10 5 (1.06%) HTTP
10 5 (1.06%) MQTT
10 5 (1.06%) SAN
10 5 (1.06%) SSH
11 4 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.37%) NoSQL
2 29 (6.16%) SQL Server
3 26 (5.52%) MySQL
4 14 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (2.12%) Big Data
7 10 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.49%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.06%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.21%) Impala
Development Applications
1 28 (5.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.18%) JIRA
2 15 (3.18%) Selenium
3 12 (2.55%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.55%) Subversion
4 9 (1.91%) Cucumber
5 8 (1.70%) JUnit
6 7 (1.49%) LabVIEW
7 6 (1.27%) git-flow
8 5 (1.06%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.06%) PhantomJS
8 5 (1.06%) Protractor
9 4 (0.85%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.64%) Appium
10 3 (0.64%) NCrunch
10 3 (0.64%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.64%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.64%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.21%) YouTrack
General
1 168 (35.67%) Manufacturing
2 167 (35.46%) Telecoms
3 154 (32.70%) Marketing
4 140 (29.72%) Finance
5 27 (5.73%) Banking
6 23 (4.88%) Retail
7 13 (2.76%) Aerospace
8 10 (2.12%) Swedish Language
9 9 (1.91%) Automotive
10 8 (1.70%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.85%) Games
11 4 (0.85%) Military
12 3 (0.64%) Publishing
12 3 (0.64%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.42%) German Language
14 1 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.21%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
14 1 (0.21%) Law
14 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 83 (17.62%) Software Engineer
2 78 (16.56%) Developer
3 54 (11.46%) Electronics Engineer
4 38 (8.07%) Graduate
5 36 (7.64%) Embedded Engineer
6 34 (7.22%) C++ Software Engineer
7 30 (6.37%) Senior Developer
8 29 (6.16%) Analyst
8 29 (6.16%) Consultant
8 29 (6.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 25 (5.31%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
10 24 (5.10%) Senior Consultant
11 23 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 22 (4.67%) Junior
13 19 (4.03%) Hardware Engineer
13 19 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
14 18 (3.82%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
14 18 (3.82%) Junior Software Engineer
15 17 (3.61%) Java Developer
16 16 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.25%) .NET
2 37 (7.86%) HTML
3 36 (7.64%) RESTful
4 35 (7.43%) CSS
5 30 (6.37%) jQuery
6 29 (6.16%) AngularJS
7 23 (4.88%) Qt
8 22 (4.67%) HTML5
8 22 (4.67%) Node.js
8 22 (4.67%) Web Services
9 21 (4.46%) Spring
10 20 (4.25%) .NET Framework
10 20 (4.25%) CSS3
11 18 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (3.82%) REST
12 17 (3.61%) JSON
12 17 (3.61%) React
13 16 (3.40%) ASP.NET
13 16 (3.40%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (3.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 128 (27.18%) Computer Science
2 48 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.16%) Embedded Systems
4 28 (5.94%) Algorithms
5 26 (5.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 23 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (4.88%) User Experience
7 21 (4.46%) Contactless
7 21 (4.46%) EMV
7 21 (4.46%) Mobile Payment
7 21 (4.46%) Smartcard
8 18 (3.82%) VHDL
9 14 (2.97%) Mobile App
10 12 (2.55%) Device Driver
10 12 (2.55%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.49%) ASIC
13 6 (1.27%) Digital TV
13 6 (1.27%) MPEG
13 6 (1.27%) STB
Operating Systems
1 93 (19.75%) Linux
2 64 (13.59%) Windows
3 18 (3.82%) Embedded Linux
4 16 (3.40%) Android
5 15 (3.18%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.18%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.34%) Unix
7 10 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 7 (1.49%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.27%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.85%) VxWorks
12 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.64%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.42%) Debian
13 2 (0.42%) Fedora
13 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (29.30%) Business Intelligence
1 138 (29.30%) Digital Marketing
2 137 (29.09%) Programme Management
3 113 (23.99%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (22.51%) Software Engineering
5 56 (11.89%) OO
6 52 (11.04%) Mathematics
7 50 (10.62%) TDD
8 44 (9.34%) Physics
9 39 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (7.43%) Prototyping
11 31 (6.58%) Multithreading
11 31 (6.58%) Scrum
11 31 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
12 30 (6.37%) BDD
13 29 (6.16%) Test Automation
14 27 (5.73%) Integration Testing
14 27 (5.73%) Project Management
15 25 (5.31%) OOP
16 24 (5.10%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (23.78%) C++
2 108 (22.93%) C
3 89 (18.90%) Java
4 71 (15.07%) C#
5 61 (12.95%) SQL
6 55 (11.68%) Python
7 49 (10.40%) JavaScript
8 36 (7.64%) Embedded C
9 16 (3.40%) Bash Shell
9 16 (3.40%) F#
10 14 (2.97%) Embedded C++
11 11 (2.34%) Ruby
12 10 (2.12%) Perl
13 9 (1.91%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.49%) Assembly Language
15 6 (1.27%) R
15 6 (1.27%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.85%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.64%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 220 (46.71%) Degree
2 58 (12.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (4.67%) PhD
4 20 (4.25%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.97%) Master's Degree
6 11 (2.34%) HND
7 7 (1.49%) HNC
7 7 (1.49%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.06%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.06%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.06%) PMP
8 5 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.85%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.64%) CISSP
10 3 (0.64%) ISEB
10 3 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.42%) CCNA
11 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.03%) QA
2 14 (2.97%) SLA
3 5 (1.06%) PMO
4 4 (0.85%) MISRA
4 4 (0.85%) MISRA C
5 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.42%) HL7
6 2 (0.42%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.42%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) DO-254
7 1 (0.21%) GDPR
7 1 (0.21%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 34 (7.22%) Firmware
2 15 (3.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.49%) Docker
6 3 (0.64%) NFS
6 3 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.27%) Puppet
3 4 (0.85%) Nagios
4 3 (0.64%) Ansible
4 3 (0.64%) Grafana
4 3 (0.64%) Packer
4 3 (0.64%) Terraform
5 2 (0.42%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.21%) Cacti
6 1 (0.21%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 141 (29.94%) SAP
2 34 (7.22%) EMC
3 32 (6.79%) Microsoft
4 21 (4.46%) Hyperion
4 21 (4.46%) VMware
5 15 (3.18%) Adobe
6 12 (2.55%) Oracle
7 10 (2.12%) Cisco
8 9 (1.91%) Xamarin
9 8 (1.70%) HP
9 8 (1.70%) IBM
10 7 (1.49%) ArcSight
10 7 (1.49%) Hortonworks
10 7 (1.49%) Jaspersoft
11 6 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.06%) Blue Prism
12 5 (1.06%) F5
13 3 (0.64%) Juniper
13 3 (0.64%) New Relic