Period
to 30 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South West
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 79 62
Rank change year-on-year -40 -17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 132 391 528
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.29% 3.99% 4.93%
As % of the General category 6.42% 11.25% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 120 352 456
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,025 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,625 £71,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,055 3,476 3,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 35.73% 35.51% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 2,640 3,105
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in the South West over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the South West region over the 6 months to 30 May 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
Bristol -25 60 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Gloucestershire -30 27 £52,500 -4.55% 3
Dorset +47 13 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Wiltshire -7 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Devon +12 8 £44,500 +4.71% 5
Somerset +6 6 £39,500 -31.30%
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 West region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 73 (55.30%) Manufacturing
2 67 (50.76%) Telecoms
3 64 (48.48%) Finance
4 63 (47.73%) Public Sector
5 62 (46.97%) SAP
5 62 (46.97%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (46.97%) Programme Management
5 62 (46.97%) Marketing
5 62 (46.97%) Digital Marketing
6 43 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (30.30%) C++
8 34 (25.76%) JavaScript
9 31 (23.48%) C
10 29 (21.97%) Degree
10 29 (21.97%) Security Cleared
11 27 (20.45%) Software Engineering
12 26 (19.70%) Microsoft
12 26 (19.70%) Linux
13 25 (18.94%) Python
14 24 (18.18%) C#
15 23 (17.42%) Java
15 23 (17.42%) Scrum
16 22 (16.67%) SQL Server
17 21 (15.91%) Windows
18 19 (14.39%) Oracle
19 17 (12.88%) TDD
20 16 (12.12%) Node.js
20 16 (12.12%) AngularJS
21 15 (11.36%) Information Security
21 15 (11.36%) Computer Science

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (2.27%) Apache
2 2 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (0.76%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.76%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.76%) Simulink
3 1 (0.76%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Azure
2 3 (2.27%) Office 365
3 2 (1.52%) AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Azure Stack
4 1 (0.76%) GitHub
4 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.79%) NAS
3 4 (3.03%) HTTP
4 3 (2.27%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.27%) Wireless
5 2 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.52%) RS-232
5 2 (1.52%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.76%) DWDM
6 1 (0.76%) Internet
6 1 (0.76%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.76%) Network Security
6 1 (0.76%) RS-485
6 1 (0.76%) Skype
6 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.06%) JIRA
3 5 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.79%) Subversion
4 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.03%) LabVIEW
4 4 (3.03%) WiX
5 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.76%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.76%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 73 (55.30%) Manufacturing
2 67 (50.76%) Telecoms
3 64 (48.48%) Finance
4 63 (47.73%) Public Sector
5 62 (46.97%) Marketing
6 9 (6.82%) Retail
7 7 (5.30%) Aerospace
8 3 (2.27%) Advertising
9 2 (1.52%) Legal
9 2 (1.52%) Military
10 1 (0.76%) Automotive
10 1 (0.76%) Avionics
10 1 (0.76%) Law
10 1 (0.76%) Local Government
10 1 (0.76%) Police
Job Titles
1 26 (19.70%) Developer
2 22 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 21 (15.91%) Software Engineer
4 17 (12.88%) Electronics Engineer
5 14 (10.61%) .NET Developer
5 14 (10.61%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Information Officer
8 7 (5.30%) Information Security Officer
8 7 (5.30%) Security Officer
9 6 (4.55%) Graduate
9 6 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.12%) AngularJS
1 16 (12.12%) Node.js
2 15 (11.36%) .NET
3 14 (10.61%) React
3 14 (10.61%) SOAP
4 13 (9.85%) .NET Core
4 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET
4 13 (9.85%) jQuery
4 13 (9.85%) Web Services
5 11 (8.33%) WCF
6 8 (6.06%) HTML
7 5 (3.79%) HTML5
8 3 (2.27%) CSS
8 3 (2.27%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.27%) React Native
9 2 (1.52%) EJB
9 2 (1.52%) Flash
9 2 (1.52%) Spring
9 2 (1.52%) XML
10 1 (0.76%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.82%) Analogue Electronics
3 9 (6.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (6.82%) VHDL
4 6 (4.55%) CPLD
4 6 (4.55%) Digital TV
5 5 (3.79%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.03%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.03%) IPTV
6 4 (3.03%) Media Streaming
6 4 (3.03%) MPEG
6 4 (3.03%) STB
6 4 (3.03%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.52%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.52%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.76%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.70%) Linux
2 21 (15.91%) Windows
3 12 (9.09%) Unix
4 11 (8.33%) Android
5 5 (3.79%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.79%) Solaris
6 4 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (2.27%) CentOS
7 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.76%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (46.97%) Business Intelligence
1 62 (46.97%) Digital Marketing
1 62 (46.97%) Programme Management
2 43 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 23 (17.42%) Scrum
5 17 (12.88%) TDD
6 15 (11.36%) Computer Science
6 15 (11.36%) Information Security
7 13 (9.85%) Pair Programming
8 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 11 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 10 (7.58%) Mathematics
10 9 (6.82%) DevOps
10 9 (6.82%) ITIL
10 9 (6.82%) OO
10 9 (6.82%) OOP
10 9 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (6.82%) Project Management
10 9 (6.82%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.30%) C++
2 34 (25.76%) JavaScript
3 31 (23.48%) C
4 25 (18.94%) Python
5 24 (18.18%) C#
6 23 (17.42%) Java
7 8 (6.06%) PHP
8 7 (5.30%) Embedded C
8 7 (5.30%) MATLAB
9 6 (4.55%) Perl
9 6 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.55%) SQL
10 4 (3.03%) Apple Swift
10 4 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.03%) Kotlin
11 3 (2.27%) Korn
12 2 (1.52%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.52%) Ruby
12 2 (1.52%) Tcl
13 1 (0.76%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (21.97%) Degree
1 29 (21.97%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.61%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.79%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.27%) HND
6 2 (1.52%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.52%) MCSA
6 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.52%) SSCP
7 1 (0.76%) CCA
7 1 (0.76%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.76%) CISSP
7 1 (0.76%) GNVQ
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.76%) PMP
7 1 (0.76%) RHCE
7 1 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.03%) GDPR
3 4 (3.03%) QA
4 3 (2.27%) PMO
5 2 (1.52%) MISRA
6 1 (0.76%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.76%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.76%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) Firmware
2 7 (5.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.03%) Docker
4 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.27%) vSphere
5 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) WSUS
2 3 (2.27%) Ansible
3 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.76%) SCOM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 62 (46.97%) SAP
2 26 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.39%) Oracle
4 6 (4.55%) Cisco
4 6 (4.55%) Intel
5 4 (3.03%) VMware
6 3 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.52%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (1.52%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.76%) Cadence
8 1 (0.76%) Capita
8 1 (0.76%) EMC
8 1 (0.76%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Juniper
8 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.76%) Sparx
8 1 (0.76%) Splunk