The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 122 118 101
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.055% 0.48%
As % of the General category 0.72% 0.12% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,400 £35,000 £34,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Electronics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
690 809 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.47% 44.43% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 612 704 450
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Electronics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics across the Birmingham region.

Electronics Salary Trend in Birmingham

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Electronics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Electronics.

1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) DTV
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (37.50%) SysML
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) IEC 61508
3 2 (25.00%) COBIT
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) CESG
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) BCP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Electronics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Electronics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) DTV
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) CESG
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Informatics
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
1 3 (37.50%) SysML
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Yourdon
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata
2 1 (12.50%) Vertica
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects