The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronics
Rank 51 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 9 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.63% 0.47% 2.66%
As % of the General category 4.66% 1.94% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
193 155 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 34.96% 24.11% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 145 129 128
Average salary £46,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Electronics
West Midlands

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Electronics
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Electronics Salary Trend in Coventry

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) C
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) MFC
5 5 (50.00%) PVCS
5 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) VB
5 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Retail
5 5 (50.00%) Perforce
5 5 (50.00%) System Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
7 2 (20.00%) Automotive
7 2 (20.00%) Validation
8 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
8 1 (10.00%) Military
8 1 (10.00%) LabWindows
8 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
8 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
8 1 (10.00%) Firmware
8 1 (10.00%) Simulink

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) PVCS
1 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) VB
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HNC
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Perforce
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