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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
England / South East
Rank 212 193 257
Rank change year-on-year -19 +64  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 207 322 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.39% 1.68% 1.04%
As % of the General category 4.38% 4.45% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 194 270 161
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4727 7241 7573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 31.64% 37.69% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3692 5773 5691
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £29,580
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Electronics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +20 49 £50,000 +21.21% 5
Berkshire +8 48 £47,500 -13.63% 15
Hampshire -4 47 £42,500 -15.00% 18
Oxfordshire 0 14 £45,000 +5.88% 9
East Sussex -9 13 £50,000 +5.26% 3
West Sussex +8 12 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Buckinghamshire -7 10 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Kent +15 4 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 165 (40.44%) Degree
2 121 (29.66%) Telecoms
3 120 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 114 (27.94%) Linux
5 109 (26.72%) Software Engineering
6 106 (25.98%) Finance
7 102 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 102 (25.00%) Marketing
8 96 (23.53%) C++
9 87 (21.32%) C
10 86 (21.08%) Business Intelligence
11 81 (19.85%) Programme Management
12 80 (19.61%) Digital Marketing
13 79 (19.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 79 (19.36%) SAP
14 64 (15.69%) C#
15 61 (14.95%) SQL
16 59 (14.46%) HTML
17 57 (13.97%) SQL Server
17 57 (13.97%) Embedded C
18 53 (12.99%) Java
19 49 (12.01%) JavaScript
20 48 (11.76%) CSS
20 48 (11.76%) Firmware
20 48 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
21 47 (11.52%) EMC
21 47 (11.52%) .NET
22 45 (11.03%) Windows
23 44 (10.78%) Python
24 39 (9.56%) OO

Electronics
Top Related 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 9 (2.21%) IIS
2 7 (1.72%) Apache Spark
2 7 (1.72%) CMS
3 5 (1.23%) JBoss
3 5 (1.23%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.98%) Confluence
4 4 (0.98%) Drupal
5 3 (0.74%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.25%) Apache
6 1 (0.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 15 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.70%) MS Office
3 11 (2.70%) OrCAD
4 10 (2.45%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.74%) Simulink
6 2 (0.49%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.25%) Maple
7 1 (0.25%) MS Project
7 1 (0.25%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 79 (19.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.72%) Infor M3
2 7 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.98%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.25%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (3.43%) SaaS
4 12 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle CX
5 4 (0.98%) Responsys
5 4 (0.98%) Taleo
6 3 (0.74%) Office 365
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.25%) GitHub
8 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.13%) TCP/IP
1 25 (6.13%) Wireless
2 22 (5.39%) Internet
3 17 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 15 (3.68%) DNS
4 15 (3.68%) Firewall
4 15 (3.68%) LAN
5 12 (2.94%) NFC
5 12 (2.94%) RS-485
6 11 (2.70%) HTTP
6 11 (2.70%) RS-232
6 11 (2.70%) SSL
6 11 (2.70%) VPN
7 10 (2.45%) GPRS
7 10 (2.45%) SAN
8 9 (2.21%) GSM
8 9 (2.21%) LDAP
8 9 (2.21%) VLAN
8 9 (2.21%) WAN
9 8 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.84%) MySQL
3 16 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.68%) RDBMS
5 11 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.21%) SQLite
7 7 (1.72%) Big Data
7 7 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.98%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.98%) OLAP
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.74%) Impala
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 35 (8.58%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.15%) Subversion
3 19 (4.66%) JIRA
4 10 (2.45%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.23%) Selenium
8 4 (0.98%) Trac
9 3 (0.74%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.74%) JMeter
9 3 (0.74%) JUnit
9 3 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.49%) Hudson
10 2 (0.49%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.49%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.49%) TestNG
11 1 (0.25%) Mockito
11 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 121 (29.66%) Telecoms
2 106 (25.98%) Finance
3 102 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 102 (25.00%) Marketing
4 25 (6.13%) Aerospace
5 23 (5.64%) Military
6 19 (4.66%) Automotive
7 15 (3.68%) Advertising
8 13 (3.19%) Brand Awareness
9 11 (2.70%) Games
10 10 (2.45%) Banking
11 6 (1.47%) Avionics
12 3 (0.74%) Retail
13 2 (0.49%) Law
13 2 (0.49%) Legal
14 1 (0.25%) Back Office
14 1 (0.25%) Danish Language
14 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 69 (16.91%) Software Engineer
2 67 (16.42%) Developer
3 50 (12.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 45 (11.03%) Electronics Engineer
5 39 (9.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 29 (7.11%) Analyst
7 24 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 20 (4.90%) Firmware Engineer
8 20 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
9 18 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 18 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (3.92%) Consultant
10 16 (3.92%) Software Developer
11 15 (3.68%) Design Engineer
11 15 (3.68%) Field Engineer
12 14 (3.43%) C++ Software Engineer
12 14 (3.43%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
12 14 (3.43%) Hardware Engineer
13 13 (3.19%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (2.94%) Electronics Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.46%) HTML
2 48 (11.76%) CSS
3 47 (11.52%) .NET
4 24 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 23 (5.64%) Ajax
5 23 (5.64%) AngularJS
6 21 (5.15%) WCF
6 21 (5.15%) XML
7 17 (4.17%) REST
8 15 (3.68%) .NET Framework
9 14 (3.43%) HTML5
9 14 (3.43%) Web Services
9 14 (3.43%) XSLT
10 13 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (3.19%) Entity Framework
10 13 (3.19%) WPF
11 12 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (2.94%) LINQ
11 12 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 120 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 32 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.60%) Embedded Systems
3 31 (7.60%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 16 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 16 (3.92%) Contactless
5 16 (3.92%) Home Automation
6 14 (3.43%) Smartphone
7 12 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.70%) CAN bus
8 11 (2.70%) Data Centre
9 10 (2.45%) Digital TV
9 10 (2.45%) Driving Licence
9 10 (2.45%) EMV
9 10 (2.45%) Mobile Payment
9 10 (2.45%) Smartcard
10 8 (1.96%) e-Learning
11 7 (1.72%) Smart Home
11 7 (1.72%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 114 (27.94%) Linux
2 45 (11.03%) Windows
3 35 (8.58%) Android
4 21 (5.15%) Unix
5 16 (3.92%) Windows Server
6 15 (3.68%) Ubuntu
7 13 (3.19%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.96%) CentOS
9 7 (1.72%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.47%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.98%) VMS
12 3 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.49%) Tizen
13 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (26.72%) Software Engineering
2 86 (21.08%) Business Intelligence
3 81 (19.85%) Programme Management
4 80 (19.61%) Digital Marketing
5 48 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (9.56%) OO
7 33 (8.09%) MVC
8 32 (7.84%) Physics
9 31 (7.60%) Mathematics
10 29 (7.11%) Project Management
10 29 (7.11%) Scrum
11 25 (6.13%) Presales
12 24 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (5.88%) DevOps
13 21 (5.15%) Software Testing
13 21 (5.15%) TDD
14 18 (4.41%) SDLC
15 16 (3.92%) Embedded Software Development
15 16 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
16 15 (3.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 96 (23.53%) C++
2 87 (21.32%) C
3 64 (15.69%) C#
4 61 (14.95%) SQL
5 57 (13.97%) Embedded C
6 53 (12.99%) Java
7 49 (12.01%) JavaScript
8 44 (10.78%) Python
9 32 (7.84%) Embedded C++
10 16 (3.92%) Perl
11 11 (2.70%) Ruby
12 10 (2.45%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.45%) PHP
13 6 (1.47%) F#
13 6 (1.47%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.47%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.23%) Groovy
15 4 (0.98%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.49%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 165 (40.44%) Degree
2 18 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (3.68%) CCNA
3 15 (3.68%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.94%) PhD
5 8 (1.96%) HND
5 8 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.72%) HNC
6 7 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.72%) MCSE
7 6 (1.47%) ISEB
7 6 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.98%) A+ Certification
9 4 (0.98%) MCSA
9 4 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.74%) CCENT
10 3 (0.74%) CCNP
10 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.64%) SLA
2 9 (2.21%) QA
3 4 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.98%) ISO26262
3 4 (0.98%) MISRA
4 3 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.74%) PMO
5 2 (0.49%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.49%) MISRA C
5 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) HL7
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO13485
System Software
1 48 (11.76%) Firmware
2 20 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.19%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.72%) Docker
6 6 (1.47%) XenServer
7 3 (0.74%) vSphere
8 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.25%) KVM
8 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (2.94%) Puppet
2 10 (2.45%) Nagios
3 7 (1.72%) ZABBIX
4 6 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.23%) Ansible
5 5 (1.23%) Terraform
6 4 (0.98%) FreeIPA
7 3 (0.74%) Oozie
8 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (19.36%) SAP
2 47 (11.52%) EMC
3 26 (6.37%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.88%) VMware
5 20 (4.90%) Oracle
6 16 (3.92%) Cisco
7 10 (2.45%) Hyperion
8 9 (2.21%) Citrix
9 8 (1.96%) Juniper
9 8 (1.96%) Tableau
10 7 (1.72%) NEC
11 5 (1.23%) NETGEAR
12 3 (0.74%) F5
12 3 (0.74%) Google
12 3 (0.74%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.74%) Xilinx
13 2 (0.49%) Altera
13 2 (0.49%) Atmel
13 2 (0.49%) Green Hills
13 2 (0.49%) Huawei
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, shares, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £66000 - £67000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
TRG
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 45k + 3% Pension, 24 days and more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 17 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 22 days ago
Gatwick
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Hour + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Hour + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Amersham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago