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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronics
Rank 65 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.63% 0.19% 1.66%
As % of the General category 1.99% 0.53% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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 Coventry region.

General Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
201 188 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 31.41% 35.54% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 164 120 151
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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 15 (68.18%) C
2 11 (50.00%) Firmware
2 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (45.45%) Automotive
3 10 (45.45%) Embedded C
4 8 (36.36%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 6 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (22.73%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) CAN bus
6 5 (22.73%) TargetLink
6 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
6 5 (22.73%) Simulink
6 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
6 5 (22.73%) Embedded C++
6 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) UML
6 5 (22.73%) MS Office
6 5 (22.73%) Validation
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Aerospace
6 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
6 5 (22.73%) Physics
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) TargetLink
1 5 (22.73%) Simulink
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (45.45%) Automotive
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Aerospace
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Firmware Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Principal Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Principal Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Field Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) ATM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XHTML
1 2 (9.09%) J2EE
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) Grails
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (22.73%) CAN bus
2 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
2 5 (22.73%) Physics
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) DTV
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) CCTV
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) UML
2 5 (22.73%) Validation
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Kanban
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded C
3 8 (36.36%) C++
4 6 (27.27%) Python
4 6 (27.27%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
5 5 (22.73%) Embedded C++
6 2 (9.09%) Groovy
6 2 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft