Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > South West
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 81 79
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2 +85
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 529 384 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.96% 3.74% 3.64%
As % of the General category 15.21% 11.04% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 454 364 377
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,750 £32,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,375 £73,100
England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +2.27%

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 3,479 3,478 4,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 32.63% 33.90% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,843 2,838 3,550
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +56 293 £52,500 +16.67% 60
Wiltshire +42 81 £52,500 +31.25% 18
Gloucestershire -36 48 £55,000 +5.26% 17
Dorset -23 39 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Somerset +23 30 £42,500 +17.24% 8
Devon -3 26 £40,500 +8.00% 5
Cornwall -30 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 266 (50.28%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (48.39%) Manufacturing
3 254 (48.02%) Business Intelligence
4 245 (46.31%) Telecoms
4 245 (46.31%) Finance
5 241 (45.56%) SAP
5 241 (45.56%) Marketing
6 237 (44.80%) Digital Marketing
6 237 (44.80%) Programme Management
7 227 (42.91%) Software Engineering
8 181 (34.22%) TDD
8 181 (34.22%) C++
9 168 (31.76%) Java
10 167 (31.57%) JIRA
11 165 (31.19%) BDD
12 158 (29.87%) User Experience
13 148 (27.98%) Test Automation
14 143 (27.03%) Atlassian
15 138 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
16 135 (25.52%) Big Data
17 134 (25.33%) Wireless
18 123 (23.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 120 (22.68%) Bitbucket
20 118 (22.31%) Degree
21 117 (22.12%) Calabash
22 112 (21.17%) C#
23 106 (20.04%) JUnit
24 92 (17.39%) Android
25 87 (16.45%) Scrum
26 86 (16.26%) SQL

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 27 (5.10%) Mule
2 25 (4.73%) Mule ESB
3 24 (4.54%) Apache Spark
4 23 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (3.97%) Tomcat
6 19 (3.59%) JBoss
7 17 (3.21%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.38%) Apache
9 2 (0.38%) IIS
9 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (1.89%) Simulink
2 7 (1.32%) OrCAD
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 61 (11.53%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (4.91%) SaaS
4 24 (4.54%) Amazon Kinesis
5 23 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
6 20 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (3.78%) GitHub
7 6 (1.13%) IaaS
7 6 (1.13%) PaaS
8 5 (0.95%) npm
9 2 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.38%) Google Play
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 134 (25.33%) Wireless
2 17 (3.21%) Ethernet
3 16 (3.02%) Internet
4 8 (1.51%) Bluetooth
4 8 (1.51%) RS-232
5 6 (1.13%) DNS
5 6 (1.13%) Firewall
6 5 (0.95%) HTTP
6 5 (0.95%) Network Security
6 5 (0.95%) SSL
6 5 (0.95%) ZigBee
7 4 (0.76%) DHCP
7 4 (0.76%) Wideband
8 3 (0.57%) LAN
8 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.57%) WAN
8 3 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.38%) Broadband
10 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.19%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (25.52%) Big Data
2 49 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 35 (6.62%) NoSQL
4 32 (6.05%) MongoDB
5 24 (4.54%) Amazon Redshift
5 24 (4.54%) Power BI
6 23 (4.35%) Amazon Athena
6 23 (4.35%) BigQuery
7 20 (3.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 18 (3.40%) Hadoop
9 17 (3.21%) Apache Hive
9 17 (3.21%) Impala
9 17 (3.21%) Presto
9 17 (3.21%) Spotfire
10 12 (2.27%) Oracle Database
11 11 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.08%) QlikView
12 10 (1.89%) MySQL
12 10 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 167 (31.57%) JIRA
2 123 (23.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 120 (22.68%) Bitbucket
4 117 (22.12%) Calabash
5 106 (20.04%) JUnit
6 74 (13.99%) Android Studio
6 74 (13.99%) Mockito
7 73 (13.80%) Gradle
8 43 (8.13%) CocoaPods
9 31 (5.86%) Git (software)
10 19 (3.59%) IntelliJ
11 18 (3.40%) Visual Studio
12 12 (2.27%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.32%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.32%) Protractor
13 7 (1.32%) Selenium
14 5 (0.95%) Grunt
14 5 (0.95%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.95%) TestNG
General
1 256 (48.39%) Manufacturing
2 245 (46.31%) Finance
2 245 (46.31%) Telecoms
3 241 (45.56%) Marketing
4 22 (4.16%) Retail
5 20 (3.78%) Aerospace
6 13 (2.46%) Automotive
7 6 (1.13%) Mandarin Language
8 4 (0.76%) Avionics
8 4 (0.76%) Military
9 3 (0.57%) Banking
9 3 (0.57%) Law
10 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 265 (50.09%) Developer
2 84 (15.88%) Android Developer
3 48 (9.07%) iOS Developer
4 43 (8.13%) Software Developer
5 42 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 42 (7.94%) Software Engineer
6 41 (7.75%) Electronics Engineer
7 39 (7.37%) .NET Developer
8 36 (6.81%) Java Developer
9 33 (6.24%) Applications Developer
9 33 (6.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (6.24%) C# Developer
10 30 (5.67%) Design Engineer
11 29 (5.48%) .NET Software Developer
12 25 (4.73%) AWS Engineer
13 23 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
14 22 (4.16%) Embedded Engineer
14 22 (4.16%) Senior Java Developer
15 19 (3.59%) Agile Developer
15 19 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.48%) .NET
2 63 (11.91%) HTML
3 60 (11.34%) CSS
4 40 (7.56%) REST
5 39 (7.37%) ASP.NET
5 39 (7.37%) JSON
6 38 (7.18%) AngularJS
7 32 (6.05%) RESTful
7 32 (6.05%) Web Services
8 29 (5.48%) XML
9 28 (5.29%) Spring
10 27 (5.10%) Hibernate
10 27 (5.10%) SOAP
10 27 (5.10%) Spring MVC
11 26 (4.91%) jQuery
12 22 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (3.97%) Apache Camel
13 21 (3.97%) JPA
14 19 (3.59%) Spring Integration
15 18 (3.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 158 (29.87%) User Experience
2 39 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (4.73%) Embedded Systems
5 20 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.78%) Clustering
6 16 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (1.51%) Internet of Things
10 7 (1.32%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.32%) Verilog
11 6 (1.13%) Acoustics
11 6 (1.13%) ASIC
11 6 (1.13%) SystemC
11 6 (1.13%) VHDL
12 4 (0.76%) CAN bus
12 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.76%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.57%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 92 (17.39%) Android
2 62 (11.72%) Apple iOS
3 53 (10.02%) Linux
4 10 (1.89%) Solaris
5 9 (1.70%) Windows
6 8 (1.51%) Unix
7 7 (1.32%) FreeRTOS
8 6 (1.13%) SafeRTOS
9 4 (0.76%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.38%) CentOS
10 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (50.28%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (48.02%) Business Intelligence
3 237 (44.80%) Digital Marketing
3 237 (44.80%) Programme Management
4 227 (42.91%) Software Engineering
5 181 (34.22%) TDD
6 165 (31.19%) BDD
7 148 (27.98%) Test Automation
8 138 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
9 87 (16.45%) Scrum
10 84 (15.88%) Android Development
11 51 (9.64%) MVC
12 50 (9.45%) iOS Development
13 37 (6.99%) OO
14 36 (6.81%) Continuous Delivery
15 35 (6.62%) E-Commerce
16 32 (6.05%) DevOps
17 31 (5.86%) Coaching
18 30 (5.67%) Open Source
19 29 (5.48%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 181 (34.22%) C++
2 168 (31.76%) Java
3 112 (21.17%) C#
4 86 (16.26%) SQL
5 67 (12.67%) JavaScript
6 61 (11.53%) C
6 61 (11.53%) Python
7 49 (9.26%) Objective-C
8 34 (6.43%) Embedded C
9 23 (4.35%) Ruby
9 23 (4.35%) Scala
10 18 (3.40%) Perl
11 16 (3.02%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.08%) MATLAB
12 11 (2.08%) PHP
13 9 (1.70%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.32%) Ada
14 7 (1.32%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.13%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 118 (22.31%) Degree
2 31 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (4.16%) HND
3 22 (4.16%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.21%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.27%) Master's Degree
6 7 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.13%) CCNA
7 6 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.13%) MCSE
7 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.57%) CCA
9 3 (0.57%) CCNP
9 3 (0.57%) CISSP
9 3 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.57%) HNC
9 3 (0.57%) MCP
9 3 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.65%) QA
2 13 (2.46%) IEC 61508
3 8 (1.51%) DO-160
4 7 (1.32%) Def Stans
5 6 (1.13%) DO-178B
5 6 (1.13%) ISO 15765
5 6 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.76%) DO-254
6 4 (0.76%) MISRA
7 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.38%) Government Security Classifications
7 2 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.38%) PMO
7 2 (0.38%) RMADS
7 2 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (6.43%) Firmware
2 23 (4.35%) Docker
3 10 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 73 (13.80%) HockeyApp
2 3 (0.57%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (0.38%) Graphite
3 2 (0.38%) Nagios
3 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.38%) Puppet
3 2 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 241 (45.56%) SAP
2 143 (27.03%) Atlassian
3 65 (12.29%) Microsoft
4 34 (6.43%) Oracle
5 24 (4.54%) EMC
5 24 (4.54%) Tableau
6 21 (3.97%) Apple
7 11 (2.08%) Google
8 8 (1.51%) Cisco
8 8 (1.51%) IBM
9 7 (1.32%) Cadence
10 6 (1.13%) CA
10 6 (1.13%) VMware
11 5 (0.95%) F5
11 5 (0.95%) Juniper
11 5 (0.95%) NetApp
11 5 (0.95%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.95%) Synopsys
12 4 (0.76%) HP
13 3 (0.57%) Citrix