Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 159 237 179
Rank change year-on-year +78 -58 +61
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 247 203 486
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.90% 1.12% 1.84%
As % of the General category 3.95% 2.32% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 206 160 366
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,281 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% -5.56%
75th Percentile £57,188 £61,563 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 6,252 8,746 13,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.04% 48.20% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4,383 6,711 9,954
10th Percentile £29,300 £28,500 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,855 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 10 May 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 10 May 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 +65 93 £45,000 -14.29% 54
Surrey +66 79 £45,000 -21.74% 16
Oxfordshire +58 46 £45,000 -18.18% 14
Hampshire +16 45 £47,500 -7.32% 32
Berkshire +26 40 £65,000 +18.18% 26
Kent +7 17 £40,000 -15.79% 16
Buckinghamshire +21 7 £52,500 - 14
West Sussex +5 6 £46,000 +15.00% 14
East Sussex +4 2 £42,500 +54.55% 12
Home Counties - 1 - -
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 10 May 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.

1 103 (41.70%) Manufacturing
2 96 (38.87%) Marketing
3 92 (37.25%) Finance
4 91 (36.84%) Telecoms
5 90 (36.44%) Business Intelligence
5 90 (36.44%) Programme Management
6 89 (36.03%) SAP
7 88 (35.63%) Digital Marketing
7 88 (35.63%) Public Sector
8 71 (28.74%) Degree
9 64 (25.91%) Social Skills
10 60 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (19.84%) C++
12 42 (17.00%) Software Engineering
13 40 (16.19%) EMC
13 40 (16.19%) C#
14 39 (15.79%) Python
15 34 (13.77%) .NET
16 33 (13.36%) Validation
16 33 (13.36%) Security Cleared
17 32 (12.96%) C
17 32 (12.96%) SQL
18 31 (12.55%) Firmware
18 31 (12.55%) Mathematics
19 29 (11.74%) Physics
19 29 (11.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 29 (11.74%) Embedded Software Development
20 26 (10.53%) Azure
21 25 (10.12%) Linux
22 23 (9.31%) SC Cleared

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 9 (3.64%) Confluence
2 6 (2.43%) CMS
3 3 (1.21%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.21%) WordPress
4 2 (0.81%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.40%) JBoss
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (2.83%) OrCAD
2 6 (2.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) Quicktime
4 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.53%) Azure
2 11 (4.45%) AWS
3 9 (3.64%) GCP
3 9 (3.64%) SaaS
4 6 (2.43%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (1.62%) Amazon Alexa
6 3 (1.21%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) Force.com
7 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.40%) Heroku
7 1 (0.40%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.40%) npm
7 1 (0.40%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.43%) DNS
1 6 (2.43%) Firewall
2 5 (2.02%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.62%) DHCP
4 3 (1.21%) Internet
4 3 (1.21%) RS-232
4 3 (1.21%) Wireless
4 3 (1.21%) ZigBee
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.81%) SAN
5 2 (0.81%) SD-WAN
5 2 (0.81%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.81%) VSAT
6 1 (0.40%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.40%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.43%) QlikView
4 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.81%) MySQL
5 2 (0.81%) SQLite
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.40%) Big Data
6 1 (0.40%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.40%) Impala
6 1 (0.40%) MS Access
6 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Power BI
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.40%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 18 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.45%) JIRA
3 10 (4.05%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.02%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.02%) LabVIEW
5 4 (1.62%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.62%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.62%) JUnit
5 4 (1.62%) Maven
6 3 (1.21%) Selenium
6 3 (1.21%) Subversion
6 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.21%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.81%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.81%) GitLab
7 2 (0.81%) Xcode
8 1 (0.40%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.40%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.40%) SonarQube
General
1 103 (41.70%) Manufacturing
2 96 (38.87%) Marketing
3 92 (37.25%) Finance
4 91 (36.84%) Telecoms
5 88 (35.63%) Public Sector
6 64 (25.91%) Social Skills
7 14 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (5.26%) Games
9 11 (4.45%) Retail
10 5 (2.02%) Automotive
10 5 (2.02%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (2.02%) Legal
11 4 (1.62%) Banking
11 4 (1.62%) Military
12 3 (1.21%) Fire and Rescue
13 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.40%) French Language
13 1 (0.40%) German Language
13 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.40%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 54 (21.86%) Electronics Engineer
2 43 (17.41%) Developer
3 41 (16.60%) Design Engineer
4 29 (11.74%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 25 (10.12%) Software Engineer
6 20 (8.10%) Consultant
7 17 (6.88%) Software Developer
8 11 (4.45%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (3.64%) C# Developer
9 9 (3.64%) RF Engineer
9 9 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (3.64%) WPF Developer
10 8 (3.24%) Computer Engineer
10 8 (3.24%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 8 (3.24%) Embedded Engineer
10 8 (3.24%) Junior
11 7 (2.83%) Product Manager
11 7 (2.83%) Tester
12 6 (2.43%) Architect
12 6 (2.43%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.77%) .NET
2 16 (6.48%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.07%) HTML
4 14 (5.67%) CSS
4 14 (5.67%) WPF
5 11 (4.45%) Entity Framework
5 11 (4.45%) LINQ
6 10 (4.05%) .NET Core
6 10 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (4.05%) React
7 8 (3.24%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.24%) JSON
7 8 (3.24%) Vue.js
8 7 (2.83%) SciPy
9 6 (2.43%) jQuery
10 5 (2.02%) REST
10 5 (2.02%) Spring
11 4 (1.62%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.62%) Flash
11 4 (1.62%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (6.48%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (5.67%) Algorithms
4 12 (4.86%) VHDL
5 10 (4.05%) Analogue Electronics
5 10 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (2.83%) Acoustics
6 7 (2.83%) Social Media
6 7 (2.83%) Verilog
7 6 (2.43%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.62%) CPLD
9 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.62%) NHS
9 4 (1.62%) User Experience
10 3 (1.21%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.81%) iPad
11 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.12%) Linux
2 15 (6.07%) Android
2 15 (6.07%) Windows
3 7 (2.83%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.21%) Unix
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.81%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) SafeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (36.44%) Business Intelligence
1 90 (36.44%) Programme Management
2 88 (35.63%) Digital Marketing
3 60 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (17.00%) Software Engineering
5 33 (13.36%) Validation
6 31 (12.55%) Mathematics
7 29 (11.74%) Embedded Software Development
7 29 (11.74%) Physics
8 21 (8.50%) Project Management
9 20 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (8.10%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (7.69%) Computer Science
10 19 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (6.88%) Analytics
11 17 (6.88%) Signal Processing
12 16 (6.48%) Mentoring
13 15 (6.07%) DevOps
13 15 (6.07%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (5.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (19.84%) C++
2 40 (16.19%) C#
3 39 (15.79%) Python
4 32 (12.96%) C
4 32 (12.96%) SQL
5 20 (8.10%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.29%) Java
7 10 (4.05%) MATLAB
8 8 (3.24%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.83%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.83%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.43%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.62%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.62%) XAML
12 3 (1.21%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.81%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.40%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.40%) R
14 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 71 (28.74%) Degree
2 33 (13.36%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.31%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (4.45%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.45%) PhD
6 5 (2.02%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (2.02%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.21%) CSPO
8 2 (0.81%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.81%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.45%) QA
2 7 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (1.21%) Def Stans
4 3 (1.21%) HAZOP
5 2 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.81%) GDPR
5 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.81%) NIST
5 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (12.55%) Firmware
2 10 (4.05%) Docker
3 8 (3.24%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (4.45%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.02%) Sonobuoy
2 5 (2.02%) Terraform
3 2 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.40%) vRealize
Vendors
1 89 (36.03%) SAP
2 40 (16.19%) EMC
3 15 (6.07%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 8 (3.24%) Google
6 6 (2.43%) Cadence
6 6 (2.43%) Cisco
6 6 (2.43%) F5
6 6 (2.43%) Infor
6 6 (2.43%) VMware
7 4 (1.62%) Oracle
7 4 (1.62%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.21%) Agilent
8 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe
9 2 (0.81%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.81%) ForgeRock
9 2 (0.81%) IBM
9 2 (0.81%) Workday
9 2 (0.81%) Xilinx