The 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 70 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 6 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.86% 0.60% 1.76%
As % of the General category 2.64% 1.63% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Average salary £27,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £45,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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 Coventry region.

General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
227 184 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 32.38% 36.58% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 179 117 163
Average salary £47,750 £47,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.59% +34.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Electronics Salary Histogram in Coventry

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) C
1 10 (52.63%) Automotive
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) Embedded C
3 8 (42.11%) Firmware
4 6 (31.58%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (26.32%) CAN bus
5 5 (26.32%) MS Office
5 5 (26.32%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 5 (26.32%) Embedded C++
5 5 (26.32%) MATLAB
5 5 (26.32%) Simulink
5 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.79%) Physics
6 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) Python
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) TargetLink
7 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 5 (26.32%) MS Office
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
1 5 (26.32%) Simulink
2 3 (15.79%) TargetLink
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) ATM
2 2 (10.53%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (52.63%) Automotive
2 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Software Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Principal Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) ATM Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (26.32%) CAN bus
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.79%) Physics
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) DTV
5 1 (5.26%) CCTV
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) UML
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C
2 8 (42.11%) Embedded C
3 6 (31.58%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded C++
4 5 (26.32%) MATLAB
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) VCP4
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft