The table below looks at the statistics for the Electronics Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Engineer
Rank 201 200 195
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 11 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.13% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Electronics Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5234 5199 4650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.46% 95.06% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4363 4432 3970
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,175 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Electronics Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Electronics Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Electronics Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Electronics Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Electronics Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £38,750 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £38,750 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Electronics
2 12 (57.14%) C
2 12 (57.14%) Degree
3 11 (52.38%) VHDL
3 11 (52.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (47.62%) EMC
5 9 (42.86%) Signal Processing
6 8 (38.10%) C++
7 7 (33.33%) CAD
8 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
8 5 (23.81%) Simulink
8 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
8 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (23.81%) Chartered Engineer
8 5 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (19.05%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
10 3 (14.29%) AutoCAD
10 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
11 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (4.76%) Java
12 1 (4.76%) PHP
12 1 (4.76%) MySQL
12 1 (4.76%) MS Project
12 1 (4.76%) Linux
12 1 (4.76%) MS Visio

Electronics Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Electronics Engineer in their job title 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 with Electronics Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Simulink
2 3 (14.29%) AutoCAD
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
General
1 21 (100.00%) Electronics
2 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) VHDL
1 11 (52.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Signal Processing
2 7 (33.33%) CAD
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C
2 8 (38.10%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) SolidWorks
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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