Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 121 135
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 23 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.07% 1.58% 1.45%
As % of the General category 3.26% 5.39% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 30
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £35,100 £40,500 £33,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £48,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.26% +4.44%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 705 612 1,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 32.91% 29.23% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 610 549 935
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in West Sussex

Electronics
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Electronics in West Sussex

Electronics
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in West Sussex over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Electronics in West Sussex

Electronics
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Crawley +4 4 £50,000 +21.95% 4
Worthing 0 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Bognor Regis - 2 £40,000 - 3
Horsham - 2 £60,000 -
Gatwick -2 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Electronics
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
3 10 (43.48%) C++
3 10 (43.48%) C
4 9 (39.13%) Embedded C
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 7 (30.43%) Secure Coding
5 7 (30.43%) MISRA C
5 7 (30.43%) MISRA
5 7 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (30.43%) QA
5 7 (30.43%) Embedded C++
5 7 (30.43%) VxWorks
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
6 5 (21.74%) Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (17.39%) SAP
7 4 (17.39%) HNC
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Waterfall

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) OrCAD
2 1 (4.35%) Siemens NX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.35%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
General
1 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (21.74%) Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.04%) Automotive
4 3 (13.04%) Avionics
5 2 (8.70%) Games
5 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Design Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Installations Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Software Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) QA Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Acoustics
3 2 (8.70%) Industry 4.0
3 2 (8.70%) Life Science
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Embedded Linux
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
1 7 (30.43%) VxWorks
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) Secure Coding
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.04%) CAD
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.35%) FMEA
7 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Product Management
7 1 (4.35%) Schematic Capture
7 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
7 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C
1 10 (43.48%) C++
2 9 (39.13%) Embedded C
3 7 (30.43%) Embedded C++
4 2 (8.70%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (17.39%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) MISRA
1 7 (30.43%) MISRA C
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Twitter
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Siemens