Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 167 191
Rank change year-on-year -13 +24 -25
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 116 476 485
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.43% 1.89% 1.68%
As % of the General category 5.10% 5.98% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 108 378 398
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +3.26%
10th Percentile £31,175 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 2,274 7,962 9,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.99% 31.60% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,785 5,821 7,685
Median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronics in the South East.

Salary trend for Electronics in the South East

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in the South East over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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
Surrey +88 34 £52,500 +10.53% 18
Thames Valley +29 32 £50,000 -9.09% 35
Hampshire -11 27 £50,000 -4.76% 22
Buckinghamshire +63 14 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Berkshire +5 14 £55,000 -8.33% 12
West Sussex +55 12 £52,500 +16.67% 2
East Sussex +17 10 £41,750 -12.11% 3
Oxfordshire +62 4 £47,500 +8.57% 12
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 54 (46.55%) Degree
2 47 (40.52%) C
3 41 (35.34%) Manufacturing
4 39 (33.62%) Telecoms
5 37 (31.90%) C++
6 35 (30.17%) Marketing
7 34 (29.31%) Digital Marketing
7 34 (29.31%) Software Engineering
8 33 (28.45%) Programme Management
8 33 (28.45%) SAP
9 32 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (27.59%) Finance
9 32 (27.59%) Public Sector
10 29 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 27 (23.28%) Linux
11 27 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (20.69%) Firmware
13 20 (17.24%) JavaScript
14 19 (16.38%) Scrum
15 18 (15.52%) C#
15 18 (15.52%) Mathematics
16 16 (13.79%) Windows
17 15 (12.93%) HTML
17 15 (12.93%) Embedded C
17 15 (12.93%) Embedded Software Development
18 14 (12.07%) .NET
18 14 (12.07%) CSS
19 13 (11.21%) MySQL
19 13 (11.21%) Java
19 13 (11.21%) Microsoft

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 4 (3.45%) CMS
2 3 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.72%) Confluence
3 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.72%) Joomla!
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.72%) WordPress
4 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Fusion 360
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.86%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.86%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.76%) Azure
2 3 (2.59%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.59%) AWS
2 3 (2.59%) Office 365
3 2 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.72%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.72%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (1.72%) npm
3 2 (1.72%) Power Platform
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) 4G
2 10 (8.62%) Wireless
3 8 (6.90%) Bluetooth
4 7 (6.03%) 5G
4 7 (6.03%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.17%) 3G
6 5 (4.31%) 2G
7 4 (3.45%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.45%) IPv4
7 4 (3.45%) IPv6
7 4 (3.45%) SNMP
7 4 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.59%) LTE
8 3 (2.59%) Modbus
8 3 (2.59%) MQTT
8 3 (2.59%) RS-232
8 3 (2.59%) SSL
8 3 (2.59%) UMTS
8 3 (2.59%) WiMAX
8 3 (2.59%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) MySQL
2 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.59%) SQLite
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.72%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.72%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.72%) Power BI
5 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.03%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.03%) Subversion
2 7 (6.03%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.17%) JIRA
4 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.72%) Selenium
5 2 (1.72%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.86%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.86%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.86%) JUnit
6 1 (0.86%) Maven
6 1 (0.86%) Postman
6 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (35.34%) Manufacturing
2 39 (33.62%) Telecoms
3 35 (30.17%) Marketing
4 32 (27.59%) Finance
4 32 (27.59%) Public Sector
5 6 (5.17%) Games
6 5 (4.31%) Advertising
7 2 (1.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.86%) Local Government
8 1 (0.86%) Military
8 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (24.14%) Software Engineer
2 17 (14.66%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (12.93%) Consultant
3 15 (12.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) Developer
5 11 (9.48%) Electronics Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Architect
6 9 (7.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Design Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Firmware Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Development Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Embedded C Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Hardware Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Software Development Engineer
11 4 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) HTML
2 14 (12.07%) .NET
2 14 (12.07%) CSS
3 6 (5.17%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.17%) OpenGL
3 6 (5.17%) REST
3 6 (5.17%) Vulkan
4 5 (4.31%) jQuery
5 4 (3.45%) 802.1X
5 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.45%) DirectX
5 4 (3.45%) HTML5
5 4 (3.45%) React
6 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.59%) OpenGL ES
6 3 (2.59%) SOAP
6 3 (2.59%) WCF
7 2 (1.72%) Ext JS
7 2 (1.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.17%) Mobile Games
4 5 (4.31%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.31%) Analogue Electronics
4 5 (4.31%) ASIC
4 5 (4.31%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (3.45%) CPLD
6 3 (2.59%) Blog
6 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.59%) User Experience
7 2 (1.72%) Social Media
7 2 (1.72%) VHDL
7 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.28%) Linux
2 16 (13.79%) Windows
3 9 (7.76%) Android
4 6 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.59%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.72%) Unix
7 1 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.86%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Digital Marketing
1 34 (29.31%) Software Engineering
2 33 (28.45%) Programme Management
3 32 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 27 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (16.38%) Scrum
7 18 (15.52%) Mathematics
8 15 (12.93%) Embedded Software Development
9 9 (7.76%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (7.76%) Test Automation
9 9 (7.76%) UML
10 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (6.90%) Prototyping
10 8 (6.90%) Signal Processing
11 7 (6.03%) Analytics
12 6 (5.17%) DevOps
12 6 (5.17%) Microservices
12 6 (5.17%) Physics
12 6 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.52%) C
2 37 (31.90%) C++
3 20 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.52%) C#
5 15 (12.93%) Embedded C
6 13 (11.21%) Java
7 10 (8.62%) Python
8 8 (6.90%) SQL
9 6 (5.17%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.59%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.59%) PHP
11 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.72%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.72%) GLSL
11 2 (1.72%) Go
11 2 (1.72%) HLSL
12 1 (0.86%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.86%) Perl
12 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (46.55%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.59%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.59%) PhD
6 2 (1.72%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.72%) MCSA
6 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.86%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
2 5 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.45%) GDPR
4 3 (2.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.72%) JTAG
6 1 (0.86%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.86%) NIST
6 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.86%) PMO
6 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (20.69%) Firmware
2 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.72%) iptables
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (28.45%) SAP
2 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.48%) EMC
4 6 (5.17%) Adobe
5 5 (4.31%) Xilinx
6 4 (3.45%) Altera
7 3 (2.59%) Perforce
8 2 (1.72%) Google
8 2 (1.72%) NVIDIA
8 2 (1.72%) Tealium
8 2 (1.72%) VMware
9 1 (0.86%) Cadence
9 1 (0.86%) IBM
9 1 (0.86%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle
9 1 (0.86%) Samsung
9 1 (0.86%) Sophos
9 1 (0.86%) Synopsys
9 1 (0.86%) Xamarin