Period
to 3 March 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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South East
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 134 194 174
Rank change year-on-year +60 -20 +68
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 251 345 494
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.17% 1.54% 1.86%
As % of the General category 6.84% 4.81% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 229 272 382
Median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +19.32% -2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,500 £65,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -2.06%

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 3,670 7,175 8,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.68% 31.98% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,639 5,391 6,451
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +5.77%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
Surrey +116 91 £45,000 -18.18% 18
Thames Valley +56 80 £45,000 -14.29% 38
Hampshire +10 46 £50,000 - 41
Oxfordshire +61 32 £45,000 -23.60% 13
Berkshire +24 30 £66,500 +26.67% 17
Buckinghamshire +38 18 £52,500 - 8
West Sussex +24 12 £43,000 -14.00% 7
Kent -1 10 £40,000 -15.79% 22
East Sussex +15 6 £30,000 +9.09% 5
Home Counties - 1 - -
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 111 (44.22%) Manufacturing
2 107 (42.63%) Marketing
3 104 (41.43%) Telecoms
4 100 (39.84%) Finance
4 100 (39.84%) Programme Management
5 98 (39.04%) SAP
5 98 (39.04%) Digital Marketing
6 97 (38.65%) Business Intelligence
7 96 (38.25%) Public Sector
8 76 (30.28%) Degree
9 60 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (19.92%) C++
11 43 (17.13%) C
12 40 (15.94%) C#
13 35 (13.94%) Cybersecurity
14 34 (13.55%) Computer Science
14 34 (13.55%) Software Engineering
15 32 (12.75%) Firmware
15 32 (12.75%) EMC
16 30 (11.95%) .NET
17 29 (11.55%) Validation
18 28 (11.16%) Enterprise Architecture
18 28 (11.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 28 (11.16%) Project Management
19 27 (10.76%) Linux
19 27 (10.76%) Security Cleared
19 27 (10.76%) Azure
20 25 (9.96%) Embedded Software Development
21 23 (9.16%) JavaScript
21 23 (9.16%) Mathematics

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 7 (2.79%) CMS
1 7 (2.79%) WordPress
2 5 (1.99%) Joomla!
3 4 (1.59%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.40%) Confluence
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.99%) Simulink
4 4 (1.59%) Fusion 360
5 1 (0.40%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.40%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.40%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.76%) Azure
2 9 (3.59%) AWS
3 7 (2.79%) GCP
4 6 (2.39%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (1.20%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.20%) SaaS
6 2 (0.80%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.80%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.40%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) Force.com
7 1 (0.40%) Heroku
7 1 (0.40%) npm
7 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.38%) Ethernet
2 10 (3.98%) Bluetooth
2 10 (3.98%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.19%) DNS
4 7 (2.79%) Wireless
5 6 (2.39%) DHCP
5 6 (2.39%) Software-Defined Radio
5 6 (2.39%) VSAT
6 5 (1.99%) Broadband
6 5 (1.99%) Firewall
7 4 (1.59%) RS-232
8 3 (1.20%) Internet
9 2 (0.80%) 4G
9 2 (0.80%) 5G
9 2 (0.80%) PPP
9 2 (0.80%) SAN
10 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.40%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.79%) MySQL
4 6 (2.39%) QlikView
5 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.80%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.80%) Power BI
7 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.80%) SQLite
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.40%) Impala
8 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.40%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 18 (7.17%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.78%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.79%) JIRA
4 6 (2.39%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.39%) Subversion
5 5 (1.99%) LabVIEW
6 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.80%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.40%) Postman
8 1 (0.40%) Selenium
8 1 (0.40%) Xcode
General
1 111 (44.22%) Manufacturing
2 107 (42.63%) Marketing
3 104 (41.43%) Telecoms
4 100 (39.84%) Finance
5 96 (38.25%) Public Sector
6 13 (5.18%) Games
7 8 (3.19%) Retail
8 5 (1.99%) Legal
8 5 (1.99%) Military
9 4 (1.59%) Banking
10 3 (1.20%) Advertising
11 2 (0.80%) Automotive
11 2 (0.80%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.80%) French Language
11 2 (0.80%) German Language
11 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.80%) Korean Language
11 2 (0.80%) Local Government
11 2 (0.80%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (17.53%) Electronics Engineer
2 40 (15.94%) Consultant
2 40 (15.94%) Developer
3 37 (14.74%) Design Engineer
4 24 (9.56%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 22 (8.76%) Software Engineer
6 16 (6.37%) Embedded Engineer
7 15 (5.98%) Architect
8 14 (5.58%) Hardware Engineer
8 14 (5.58%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (5.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 12 (4.78%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.98%) Security Consultant
12 9 (3.59%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 9 (3.59%) Junior
12 9 (3.59%) Lead Developer
13 8 (3.19%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (3.19%) Hardware Design Engineer
13 8 (3.19%) Innovation Consultant
14 7 (2.79%) Computer Vision Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.95%) .NET
2 18 (7.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (6.77%) CSS
4 15 (5.98%) HTML
5 13 (5.18%) WPF
6 11 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (3.98%) AngularJS
7 10 (3.98%) Entity Framework
7 10 (3.98%) jQuery
7 10 (3.98%) LINQ
8 9 (3.59%) .NET Core
9 8 (3.19%) JSON
10 7 (2.79%) React
10 7 (2.79%) REST
11 6 (2.39%) HTML5
12 5 (1.99%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.99%) LESS
12 5 (1.99%) Sass
12 5 (1.99%) Vue.js
13 4 (1.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 19 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.77%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (5.18%) VHDL
5 12 (4.78%) Analogue Electronics
6 11 (4.38%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (3.59%) Social Media
8 8 (3.19%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.19%) CPLD
9 7 (2.79%) User Experience
10 6 (2.39%) ASIC
10 6 (2.39%) Verilog
11 5 (1.99%) Acoustics
11 5 (1.99%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.59%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (1.20%) Blog
13 3 (1.20%) Internet of Things
13 3 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.76%) Linux
2 19 (7.57%) Windows
3 9 (3.59%) Android
4 5 (1.99%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.59%) Unix
6 3 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.20%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.40%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (39.84%) Programme Management
2 98 (39.04%) Digital Marketing
3 97 (38.65%) Business Intelligence
4 60 (23.90%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (13.94%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (13.55%) Computer Science
6 34 (13.55%) Software Engineering
7 29 (11.55%) Validation
8 28 (11.16%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (11.16%) Project Management
9 25 (9.96%) Embedded Software Development
10 23 (9.16%) Mathematics
10 23 (9.16%) Scrum
11 20 (7.97%) Analytics
12 19 (7.57%) Service Management
12 19 (7.57%) Technical Architecture
13 17 (6.77%) Business Analysis
13 17 (6.77%) Physics
13 17 (6.77%) TOGAF
13 17 (6.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (19.92%) C++
2 43 (17.13%) C
3 40 (15.94%) C#
4 23 (9.16%) JavaScript
5 22 (8.76%) Python
5 22 (8.76%) SQL
6 14 (5.58%) Java
7 12 (4.78%) MATLAB
8 9 (3.59%) Embedded C
9 7 (2.79%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.99%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.59%) XAML
12 3 (1.20%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.80%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (0.80%) PHP
13 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.40%) Ruby
14 1 (0.40%) Scala
14 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 76 (30.28%) Degree
2 27 (10.76%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.97%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (3.98%) PhD
5 7 (2.79%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (2.39%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.99%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (1.99%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.20%) CSPO
9 2 (0.80%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.80%) MBA
9 2 (0.80%) MCSA
9 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.40%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 9 (3.59%) QA
3 8 (3.19%) GDPR
4 6 (2.39%) NIST
4 6 (2.39%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.99%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.40%) JTAG
6 1 (0.40%) PMO
6 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (12.75%) Firmware
2 9 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.99%) Docker
4 3 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.80%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (3.59%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.99%) Sonobuoy
3 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 98 (39.04%) SAP
2 32 (12.75%) EMC
3 21 (8.37%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.98%) Xilinx
5 9 (3.59%) Xamarin
6 7 (2.79%) IBM
7 6 (2.39%) Adobe
7 6 (2.39%) Infor
7 6 (2.39%) Oracle
7 6 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.99%) Altera
8 5 (1.99%) CyberArk
8 5 (1.99%) ForgeRock
8 5 (1.99%) Google
8 5 (1.99%) Perforce
8 5 (1.99%) Workday
9 4 (1.59%) Cisco
9 4 (1.59%) F5
9 4 (1.59%) VMware
10 3 (1.20%) Red Hat