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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 110 106 100
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 0.064% 0.54%
As % of the General category 1.34% 0.14% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £35,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £35,000 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
596 736 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.18% 47.15% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 519 621 463
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 28 January 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (40.00%) CISSP
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) CESG
1 4 (40.00%) COBIT
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (30.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) SysML
2 3 (30.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Automotive
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) BCP
2 3 (30.00%) DTV

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Automotive
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) CESG
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (30.00%) DTV
2 3 (30.00%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (10.00%) Informatics
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) PMI
4 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) SysML
2 3 (30.00%) BCP
2 3 (30.00%) Process Management
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) COBIT
2 2 (20.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP