Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 180 224
Rank change year-on-year -15 +44 +50
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 487 556 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.60% 1.87% 1.50%
As % of the General category 4.83% 5.52% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 417 498 493
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,625 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 10,080 10,078 13,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.08% 33.96% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8,026 7,831 11,301
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,125 £69,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 July 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 20 July 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
Hampshire +23 158 £42,500 -5.56% 44
Thames Valley -65 152 £45,000 +5.88% 67
Berkshire -43 107 £47,500 +5.56% 31
Surrey +14 105 £50,000 -4.76% 24
Kent +23 29 £38,750 +3.33% 16
Oxfordshire -30 26 £45,000 +28.57% 17
West Sussex -17 21 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire -21 18 £35,000 -6.67% 19
East Sussex -32 14 £42,500 -10.05% 3
Sussex -22 3 £29,000 -49.57%
Middlesex - 2 £67,500 - 2
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 241 (49.49%) Degree
2 152 (31.21%) Computer Science
3 142 (29.16%) C
4 130 (26.69%) C++
5 115 (23.61%) Manufacturing
6 110 (22.59%) Software Engineering
7 101 (20.74%) Telecoms
7 101 (20.74%) Firmware
8 91 (18.69%) Mathematics
9 89 (18.28%) Finance
10 84 (17.25%) Problem-Solving
11 78 (16.02%) Marketing
12 74 (15.20%) Linux
13 70 (14.37%) JavaScript
14 69 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (13.96%) SAP
16 67 (13.76%) C#
16 67 (13.76%) Programme Management
16 67 (13.76%) Digital Marketing
17 63 (12.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 63 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
18 61 (12.53%) Schematic Capture
19 58 (11.91%) Python
20 55 (11.29%) HTML
21 53 (10.88%) Self-Motivation
22 49 (10.06%) Computer Science Degree
22 49 (10.06%) Physics
23 48 (9.86%) Embedded C
24 46 (9.45%) Java
24 46 (9.45%) CSS

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 5 (1.03%) IIS
1 5 (1.03%) OpenStack
2 4 (0.82%) DNN
3 3 (0.62%) Ethereum
3 3 (0.62%) Hyperledger
3 3 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.41%) SAS
5 1 (0.21%) Apache
5 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 39 (8.01%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.49%) OrCAD
3 10 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.82%) FrameMaker
5 4 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.62%) Simulink
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.62%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.62%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
6 1 (0.21%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (9.45%) Wireless
2 31 (6.37%) NFC
3 22 (4.52%) Ethernet
3 22 (4.52%) Internet
4 18 (3.70%) Bluetooth
4 18 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (3.29%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.67%) GSM
6 13 (2.67%) LTE
7 9 (1.85%) GPRS
7 9 (1.85%) ZigBee
8 7 (1.44%) RS-232
8 7 (1.44%) UMTS
9 6 (1.23%) 3G
9 6 (1.23%) 4G
9 6 (1.23%) AMQP
9 6 (1.23%) SNMP
9 6 (1.23%) WiMAX
10 5 (1.03%) ATM
10 5 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 22 (4.52%) Blockchain
2 22 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.87%) RDBMS
3 14 (2.87%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.44%) MySQL
7 6 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.23%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.03%) Amazon QuickSight
8 5 (1.03%) Hazelcast
8 5 (1.03%) Pentaho
8 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.82%) Big Data
9 4 (0.82%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (4.72%) Jenkins
2 21 (4.31%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.49%) LabVIEW
4 13 (2.67%) Subversion
4 13 (2.67%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.26%) JIRA
6 10 (2.05%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.64%) Appium
8 6 (1.23%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.23%) JUnit
8 6 (1.23%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.03%) Gatling
9 5 (1.03%) JMeter
9 5 (1.03%) Selenium
9 5 (1.03%) Xcode
10 3 (0.62%) GitLab
10 3 (0.62%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.62%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.21%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.21%) Firebug
General
1 115 (23.61%) Manufacturing
2 101 (20.74%) Telecoms
3 89 (18.28%) Finance
4 78 (16.02%) Marketing
5 32 (6.57%) Retail
6 31 (6.37%) Automotive
7 23 (4.72%) Aerospace
7 23 (4.72%) Banking
8 19 (3.90%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.85%) Military
10 8 (1.64%) Avionics
11 7 (1.44%) Multimedia
12 6 (1.23%) Games
13 4 (0.82%) Publishing
14 3 (0.62%) Legal
14 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.41%) French Language
15 2 (0.41%) German Language
15 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.21%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 124 (25.46%) Electronics Engineer
2 83 (17.04%) Software Engineer
3 57 (11.70%) Design Engineer
3 57 (11.70%) Developer
4 51 (10.47%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 38 (7.80%) Consultant
6 37 (7.60%) Embedded Engineer
7 31 (6.37%) Software Developer
8 28 (5.75%) Hardware Engineer
9 27 (5.54%) Senior Electronics Engineer
10 26 (5.34%) Graduate
11 25 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
11 25 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
12 23 (4.72%) E-Commerce Consultant
12 23 (4.72%) Payments Consultant
12 23 (4.72%) Senior Developer
12 23 (4.72%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
12 23 (4.72%) Senior Payments Consultant
13 22 (4.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 22 (4.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (11.29%) HTML
2 46 (9.45%) CSS
3 45 (9.24%) .NET
4 43 (8.83%) AngularJS
5 33 (6.78%) HTML5
6 31 (6.37%) CSS3
7 27 (5.54%) RESTful
8 26 (5.34%) Node.js
9 24 (4.93%) ASP.NET
9 24 (4.93%) Web Services
10 17 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (3.29%) TensorFlow
12 14 (2.87%) React
13 13 (2.67%) OpenGL
14 11 (2.26%) Django
14 11 (2.26%) Spring
15 10 (2.05%) OpenCL
15 10 (2.05%) REST
15 10 (2.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 152 (31.21%) Computer Science
2 63 (12.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 53 (10.88%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (8.42%) Algorithms
5 35 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (4.72%) Contactless
6 23 (4.72%) EMV
6 23 (4.72%) Mobile Payment
6 23 (4.72%) Smartcard
6 23 (4.72%) VHDL
7 20 (4.11%) Fintech
8 19 (3.90%) Acoustics
9 18 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
10 15 (3.08%) User Experience
11 10 (2.05%) CUDA
12 9 (1.85%) Device Driver
12 9 (1.85%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.64%) CAN bus
13 8 (1.64%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.20%) Linux
2 41 (8.42%) Windows
3 33 (6.78%) Embedded Linux
4 26 (5.34%) Android
5 12 (2.46%) Windows 10
6 11 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.26%) VxWorks
7 7 (1.44%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.23%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.23%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.62%) FreeRTOS
10 2 (0.41%) Unix
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.21%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (22.59%) Software Engineering
2 91 (18.69%) Mathematics
3 84 (17.25%) Problem-Solving
4 69 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
5 67 (13.76%) Digital Marketing
5 67 (13.76%) Programme Management
6 63 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (12.53%) Schematic Capture
8 49 (10.06%) Physics
9 37 (7.60%) TDD
10 35 (7.19%) Integration Testing
11 34 (6.98%) BDD
11 34 (6.98%) Machine Learning
12 29 (5.95%) Artificial Intelligence
12 29 (5.95%) CAD
12 29 (5.95%) Project Management
12 29 (5.95%) Scrum
12 29 (5.95%) Validation
13 28 (5.75%) Signal Processing
13 28 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 142 (29.16%) C
2 130 (26.69%) C++
3 70 (14.37%) JavaScript
4 67 (13.76%) C#
5 58 (11.91%) Python
6 48 (9.86%) Embedded C
7 46 (9.45%) Java
8 39 (8.01%) SQL
9 21 (4.31%) Assembly Language
10 17 (3.49%) F#
11 15 (3.08%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.67%) PHP
13 12 (2.46%) Embedded C++
14 10 (2.05%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.64%) Go
16 6 (1.23%) Java 8
16 6 (1.23%) Ruby
17 5 (1.03%) Delphi
17 5 (1.03%) Lua
17 5 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 241 (49.49%) Degree
2 49 (10.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 20 (4.11%) PhD
5 18 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.46%) HNC
7 10 (2.05%) HND
8 8 (1.64%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.03%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) CCNA
10 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.41%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.21%) CISSP
11 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.21%) OCP
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.54%) QA
2 7 (1.44%) MISRA
2 7 (1.44%) MISRA C
3 6 (1.23%) ISO 13485
3 6 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.03%) DO-160
4 5 (1.03%) DO-254
4 5 (1.03%) SLA
5 4 (0.82%) ECSS
5 4 (0.82%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.21%) GDPR
6 1 (0.21%) HL7
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 101 (20.74%) Firmware
2 8 (1.64%) Docker
3 6 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
5 4 (0.82%) vSphere
6 3 (0.62%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (2.67%) Ansible
2 5 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.03%) Terraform
3 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.82%) Puppet
3 4 (0.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 68 (13.96%) SAP
2 36 (7.39%) EMC
3 31 (6.37%) Xilinx
4 27 (5.54%) Altera
5 23 (4.72%) Hyperion
6 15 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 8 (1.64%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.44%) Cadence
9 6 (1.23%) Oracle
9 6 (1.23%) VMware
10 5 (1.03%) Assembla
10 5 (1.03%) Birst
10 5 (1.03%) Freescale
10 5 (1.03%) Intel
11 4 (0.82%) Adobe
11 4 (0.82%) Citrix
12 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.41%) Siemens
12 2 (0.41%) Twitter
13 1 (0.21%) Allen-Bradley