Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 226 181 175
Rank change year-on-year -45 -6 +31
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 253 107 466
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.42% 1.36% 1.84%
As % of the General category 2.65% 3.20% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 203 95 338
10th Percentile £32,550 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,067 £37,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% -4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,875 £65,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £95,000 £73,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 9,544 3,339 12,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.72% 42.45% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5,658 2,621 9,395
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,750 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,638
% change year-on-year - +7.20% +3.15%

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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 2021. 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 -21 115 £45,000 -10.00% 62
Berkshire -31 62 £52,500 - 24
Surrey -44 53 £39,500 -28.18% 20
Oxfordshire +8 40 £42,500 -15.00% 18
Hampshire -114 30 £46,250 +15.63% 43
East Sussex -28 25 £35,280 -15.50% 8
Kent - 15 - - 20
Buckinghamshire -62 13 £47,500 -9.52% 20
West Sussex -13 10 £40,000 -23.81% 18
Sussex - 1 £35,280 -
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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 84 (33.20%) Telecoms
2 81 (32.02%) Manufacturing
3 76 (30.04%) Marketing
4 74 (29.25%) Degree
4 74 (29.25%) Finance
5 72 (28.46%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (28.06%) SAP
6 71 (28.06%) Programme Management
6 71 (28.06%) Digital Marketing
6 71 (28.06%) Public Sector
7 68 (26.88%) Software Engineering
8 61 (24.11%) Social Skills
9 59 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (17.79%) Microsoft
11 42 (16.60%) Linux
12 40 (15.81%) Azure
13 38 (15.02%) C#
13 38 (15.02%) C++
14 37 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (14.23%) C
15 36 (14.23%) EMC
16 34 (13.44%) Validation
16 34 (13.44%) Algorithms
17 32 (12.65%) Test Automation
17 32 (12.65%) Java
18 30 (11.86%) Firmware
18 30 (11.86%) JavaScript
18 30 (11.86%) Computer Science
19 29 (11.46%) Python
20 27 (10.67%) Windows

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 11 (4.35%) CMS
2 7 (2.77%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.58%) Confluence
3 4 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (1.58%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.19%) Apache
4 3 (1.19%) nginx
4 3 (1.19%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (5.93%) Simulink
2 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.79%) OrCAD
4 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.40%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.81%) Azure
2 21 (8.30%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (4.35%) AWS
4 5 (1.98%) SaaS
5 4 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.19%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.19%) GCP
6 3 (1.19%) Serverless
7 2 (0.79%) IaaS
7 2 (0.79%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.79%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.40%) Azure Storage
8 1 (0.40%) GitHub
8 1 (0.40%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.95%) Wireless
2 9 (3.56%) Firewall
3 8 (3.16%) VPN
4 5 (1.98%) Bluetooth
4 5 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.58%) 3G
5 4 (1.58%) 4G
5 4 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.58%) DHCP
5 4 (1.58%) DNS
5 4 (1.58%) SCCP
6 3 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.19%) SSH
7 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.40%) ATM
8 1 (0.40%) DVB
8 1 (0.40%) Internet
8 1 (0.40%) RS-485
8 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.95%) MySQL
3 8 (3.16%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.77%) CouchDB
4 7 (2.77%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.19%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.40%) MS Access
7 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.40%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (5.93%) Cucumber
1 15 (5.93%) Selenium
2 12 (4.74%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.74%) JUnit
3 9 (3.56%) TestNG
4 8 (3.16%) JIRA
5 5 (1.98%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (1.58%) Postman
7 3 (1.19%) Cypress.io
7 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.19%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.19%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.19%) Maven
7 3 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.19%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.79%) Subversion
9 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.40%) Liquibase
General
1 84 (33.20%) Telecoms
2 81 (32.02%) Manufacturing
3 76 (30.04%) Marketing
4 74 (29.25%) Finance
5 71 (28.06%) Public Sector
6 61 (24.11%) Social Skills
7 27 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (9.49%) Presentation Skills
9 22 (8.70%) Avionics
10 21 (8.30%) Automotive
11 15 (5.93%) Back Office
12 11 (4.35%) Aerospace
13 8 (3.16%) Retail
14 5 (1.98%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (1.58%) Advertising
15 4 (1.58%) Games
16 3 (1.19%) Documentation Skills
16 3 (1.19%) Military
16 3 (1.19%) Organisational Skills
17 2 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (16.60%) Electronics Engineer
2 35 (13.83%) Systems Engineer
3 32 (12.65%) Software Engineer
4 31 (12.25%) Developer
5 29 (11.46%) Hardware Engineer
6 21 (8.30%) Architect
7 20 (7.91%) Development Engineer
7 20 (7.91%) Embedded Engineer
8 17 (6.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 16 (6.32%) Analyst
9 16 (6.32%) Design Engineer
10 15 (5.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 15 (5.93%) Infrastructure Support
10 15 (5.93%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 15 (5.93%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.93%) Support Analyst
10 15 (5.93%) Tester
11 13 (5.14%) Junior
12 12 (4.74%) EMC Engineer
12 12 (4.74%) Hardware Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.49%) .NET
2 22 (8.70%) HTML
3 19 (7.51%) CSS
4 18 (7.11%) XML
5 12 (4.74%) EDI
6 11 (4.35%) REST
7 8 (3.16%) .NET Core
7 8 (3.16%) Ajax
7 8 (3.16%) jQuery
8 7 (2.77%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.77%) Apache Flex
8 7 (2.77%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (2.77%) JSON
8 7 (2.77%) React
9 6 (2.37%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.37%) Gherkin
10 5 (1.98%) Ext JS
10 5 (1.98%) Node.js
11 4 (1.58%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.44%) Algorithms
2 15 (5.93%) Embedded Systems
2 15 (5.93%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (5.14%) Analogue Electronics
4 11 (4.35%) Social Media
4 11 (4.35%) Tandem
5 9 (3.56%) Blog
5 9 (3.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (3.16%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.77%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.77%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.77%) Verilog
8 5 (1.98%) VHDL
9 4 (1.58%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.58%) Renewable Energy
9 4 (1.58%) Robotics
9 4 (1.58%) SCADA
9 4 (1.58%) State Machine
10 3 (1.19%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.60%) Linux
2 27 (10.67%) Windows
3 20 (7.91%) Windows Server
4 19 (7.51%) Windows Server 2016
4 19 (7.51%) Windows Server 2019
5 7 (2.77%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (2.77%) Unix
6 5 (1.98%) Android
7 4 (1.58%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.58%) VMS
7 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.79%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.40%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.40%) SafeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (28.46%) Business Intelligence
2 71 (28.06%) Digital Marketing
2 71 (28.06%) Programme Management
3 68 (26.88%) Software Engineering
4 59 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (13.44%) Validation
7 32 (12.65%) Test Automation
8 30 (11.86%) Computer Science
9 25 (9.88%) Information Security
10 24 (9.49%) Mentoring
10 24 (9.49%) Scrum
11 23 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
12 22 (8.70%) Mathematics
13 21 (8.30%) Software Testing
14 19 (7.51%) Systems Engineering
15 18 (7.11%) MVC
16 17 (6.72%) DevOps
17 15 (5.93%) CAD
17 15 (5.93%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.02%) C#
1 38 (15.02%) C++
2 36 (14.23%) C
3 32 (12.65%) Java
4 30 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 29 (11.46%) Python
6 23 (9.09%) MATLAB
7 19 (7.51%) SQL
8 16 (6.32%) PowerShell
9 14 (5.53%) Embedded C
10 7 (2.77%) Cython
10 7 (2.77%) Perl
11 5 (1.98%) Assembly Language
11 5 (1.98%) Embedded C++
11 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.19%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.19%) VBA
13 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.40%) Go
Qualifications
1 74 (29.25%) Degree
2 11 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
2 11 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.56%) CEH
4 6 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.58%) CISM
5 4 (1.58%) CISSP
5 4 (1.58%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.19%) PhD
6 3 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.79%) HNC
7 2 (0.79%) HND
7 2 (0.79%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.40%) APMP
8 1 (0.40%) CCNA
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.09%) QA
2 16 (6.32%) DO-254
3 6 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.58%) Def Stans
4 4 (1.58%) ISO 13485
4 4 (1.58%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.19%) GDPR
5 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.19%) NIST
6 2 (0.79%) HAZOP
System Software
1 30 (11.86%) Firmware
2 11 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
2 11 (4.35%) vSphere
3 6 (2.37%) Docker
4 5 (1.98%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.77%) Ansible
2 4 (1.58%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.79%) Terraform
4 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (28.06%) SAP
2 45 (17.79%) Microsoft
3 36 (14.23%) EMC
4 18 (7.11%) VMware
5 12 (4.74%) Cisco
6 8 (3.16%) Cadence
7 6 (2.37%) F5
8 3 (1.19%) Agilent
8 3 (1.19%) Dataiku
8 3 (1.19%) Google
8 3 (1.19%) InterSystems
8 3 (1.19%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle
10 1 (0.40%) ANSYS
10 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.40%) HP
10 1 (0.40%) Juniper
10 1 (0.40%) Sencha
10 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.40%) TOWER Software