Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 90 96
Rank change year-on-year +24 +6 +105
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 462 357 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.55% 3.43% 3.18%
As % of the General category 14.66% 10.17% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 425 341 340
South West median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -8.37% +12.78%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 3,151 3,509 4,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.05% 33.75% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,536 2,822 3,685
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics in the South West.

Salary trend for Electronics in the South West

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the South West over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 +30 247 £52,500 +11.70% 45
Gloucestershire -15 71 £52,500 - 13
Wiltshire +36 50 £52,500 +31.25% 18
Somerset +30 43 £42,500 +21.43% 14
Dorset 0 28 £45,000 +20.00% 17
Cornwall -6 12 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Devon -17 5 £38,000 -5.00% 7
Avon - 3 £40,000 -
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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.

1 263 (56.93%) Manufacturing
2 262 (56.71%) Telecoms
2 262 (56.71%) Business Intelligence
3 255 (55.19%) Finance
4 254 (54.98%) Marketing
5 252 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
5 252 (54.55%) Programme Management
5 252 (54.55%) SAP
6 244 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
7 193 (41.77%) Software Engineering
8 174 (37.66%) C++
9 171 (37.01%) TDD
10 157 (33.98%) Java
11 149 (32.25%) BDD
12 143 (30.95%) JIRA
13 119 (25.76%) User Experience
14 109 (23.59%) Test Automation
15 101 (21.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 100 (21.65%) Atlassian
17 95 (20.56%) JUnit
18 91 (19.70%) Scrum
18 91 (19.70%) Big Data
19 87 (18.83%) Wireless
20 86 (18.61%) Bitbucket
21 85 (18.40%) Degree
22 82 (17.75%) Calabash
23 81 (17.53%) Linux
24 80 (17.32%) C#
25 78 (16.88%) JSON
25 78 (16.88%) Amazon AWS

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 45 (9.74%) Mule
2 40 (8.66%) Mule ESB
3 39 (8.44%) Tomcat
4 34 (7.36%) JBoss
5 16 (3.46%) Apache Spark
5 16 (3.46%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (2.16%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.08%) Confluence
8 3 (0.65%) CMS
8 3 (0.65%) IIS
8 3 (0.65%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.30%) Simulink
3 5 (1.08%) OrCAD
4 4 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 78 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (11.47%) SaaS
3 39 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (7.79%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (4.55%) GitHub
6 20 (4.33%) Amazon Kinesis
7 16 (3.46%) Amazon EMR
8 13 (2.81%) IaaS
8 13 (2.81%) PaaS
9 7 (1.52%) Google Play
10 6 (1.30%) npm
11 4 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.43%) Office 365
13 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 87 (18.83%) Wireless
2 10 (2.16%) SSL
3 8 (1.73%) Firewall
4 7 (1.52%) Ethernet
4 7 (1.52%) HTTP
4 7 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.30%) Network Security
6 5 (1.08%) Internet
6 5 (1.08%) RS-232
6 5 (1.08%) ZigBee
7 4 (0.87%) Broadband
7 4 (0.87%) SSH
7 4 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.65%) DHCP
8 3 (0.65%) DNS
8 3 (0.65%) Modbus
9 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.22%) RS-485
9 1 (0.22%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (19.70%) Big Data
2 58 (12.55%) NoSQL
3 50 (10.82%) MongoDB
4 38 (8.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 37 (8.01%) SQL Server
6 20 (4.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 16 (3.46%) Amazon Athena
7 16 (3.46%) BigQuery
8 15 (3.25%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.03%) MySQL
10 13 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.16%) Apache Hive
12 10 (2.16%) Hadoop
12 10 (2.16%) Impala
12 10 (2.16%) Power BI
12 10 (2.16%) Presto
12 10 (2.16%) Spotfire
12 10 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 143 (30.95%) JIRA
2 101 (21.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 95 (20.56%) JUnit
4 86 (18.61%) Bitbucket
5 82 (17.75%) Calabash
6 70 (15.15%) Git (software)
7 49 (10.61%) Android Studio
7 49 (10.61%) Mockito
8 48 (10.39%) Gradle
9 35 (7.58%) IntelliJ
10 33 (7.14%) CocoaPods
11 21 (4.55%) Jenkins
12 15 (3.25%) Visual Studio
13 13 (2.81%) Mercurial
14 10 (2.16%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.52%) Jasmine
15 7 (1.52%) Protractor
15 7 (1.52%) Selenium
15 7 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (1.30%) Grunt
General
1 263 (56.93%) Manufacturing
2 262 (56.71%) Telecoms
3 255 (55.19%) Finance
4 254 (54.98%) Marketing
5 37 (8.01%) Retail
6 16 (3.46%) Aerospace
7 9 (1.95%) Automotive
8 6 (1.30%) Military
9 4 (0.87%) Banking
9 4 (0.87%) Games
9 4 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.65%) Law
10 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.43%) Legal
11 2 (0.43%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 219 (47.40%) Developer
2 65 (14.07%) Software Engineer
3 51 (11.04%) Android Developer
3 51 (11.04%) Java Developer
4 45 (9.74%) Senior Developer
5 43 (9.31%) iOS Developer
6 31 (6.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 27 (5.84%) Applications Developer
9 26 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
11 24 (5.19%) .NET Developer
12 23 (4.98%) C# Developer
13 20 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (3.90%) AWS Engineer
14 18 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (3.68%) Design Engineer
15 17 (3.68%) Electronics Engineer
16 16 (3.46%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (16.88%) JSON
2 68 (14.72%) REST
3 65 (14.07%) XML
4 50 (10.82%) HTML
4 50 (10.82%) SOAP
4 50 (10.82%) Spring
4 50 (10.82%) Web Services
5 46 (9.96%) Hibernate
5 46 (9.96%) Spring MVC
6 44 (9.52%) CSS
7 43 (9.31%) AngularJS
8 42 (9.09%) JPA
9 41 (8.87%) Apache Camel
10 38 (8.23%) .NET
11 37 (8.01%) Spring Integration
12 28 (6.06%) HTML5
13 25 (5.41%) ASP.NET
13 25 (5.41%) RESTful
14 20 (4.33%) Qt
15 17 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 119 (25.76%) User Experience
2 49 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 30 (6.49%) Mobile App
4 28 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.16%) Clustering
6 10 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (1.95%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.52%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.30%) NHS
9 6 (1.30%) VHDL
10 5 (1.08%) Fintech
11 4 (0.87%) CAN bus
11 4 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.65%) FMCG
12 3 (0.65%) IPTV
12 3 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 81 (17.53%) Linux
2 65 (14.07%) Android
3 52 (11.26%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.73%) Windows
5 7 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.52%) Unix
6 3 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.43%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
8 1 (0.22%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (56.71%) Business Intelligence
2 252 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
2 252 (54.55%) Programme Management
3 244 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (41.77%) Software Engineering
5 171 (37.01%) TDD
6 149 (32.25%) BDD
7 109 (23.59%) Test Automation
8 91 (19.70%) Scrum
9 74 (16.02%) MVC
10 59 (12.77%) Android Development
11 51 (11.04%) OO
12 50 (10.82%) Kanban
13 45 (9.74%) iOS Development
14 44 (9.52%) Integration Testing
15 37 (8.01%) E-Commerce
16 36 (7.79%) DevOps
17 35 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
18 31 (6.71%) Open Source
19 22 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 174 (37.66%) C++
2 157 (33.98%) Java
3 80 (17.32%) C#
4 71 (15.37%) SQL
5 59 (12.77%) Python
6 58 (12.55%) JavaScript
7 56 (12.12%) C
8 41 (8.87%) Objective-C
9 32 (6.93%) Ruby
10 21 (4.55%) Embedded C
11 16 (3.46%) Scala
12 13 (2.81%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.60%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.16%) Apple Swift
14 10 (2.16%) Perl
15 9 (1.95%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.52%) Kotlin
17 6 (1.30%) Ada
17 6 (1.30%) Go
17 6 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (18.40%) Degree
2 25 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.03%) HND
4 13 (2.81%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.16%) ISEB
5 10 (2.16%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.16%) PhD
6 7 (1.52%) MCSE
6 7 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.30%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.08%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.87%) CCA
9 4 (0.87%) CCNA
9 4 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.65%) CISSP
10 3 (0.65%) MCP
10 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.43%) CISM
11 2 (0.43%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.95%) RMADS
2 7 (1.52%) MISRA
3 6 (1.30%) Def Stans
3 6 (1.30%) QA
4 5 (1.08%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.87%) DO-160
5 4 (0.87%) IEC 61508
5 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.65%) DO-254
6 3 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.65%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.43%) PMO
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (4.98%) Docker
2 15 (3.25%) Firmware
3 7 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 48 (10.39%) HockeyApp
2 11 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.52%) Puppet
4 2 (0.43%) Graphite
4 2 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 252 (54.55%) SAP
2 100 (21.65%) Atlassian
3 41 (8.87%) Microsoft
4 40 (8.66%) Apple
5 15 (3.25%) EMC
6 11 (2.38%) Tableau
7 10 (2.16%) Oracle
8 8 (1.73%) Freescale
8 8 (1.73%) Google
9 6 (1.30%) IBM
10 4 (0.87%) HP
10 4 (0.87%) NetApp
11 3 (0.65%) Cadence
11 3 (0.65%) Mentor Graphics
12 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.43%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.43%) Zend
13 1 (0.22%) Intel
13 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com