The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics 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 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 195 173 184
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 34 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.83% 0.30%
As % of the General category 1.63% 2.57% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 13
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Electronics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2090 1633 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.71% 32.27% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1650 1327 1289
Average salary £43,974 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Electronics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Electronics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Electronics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Electronics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Electronics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Electronics
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Worcestershire -2 12 £32,500 -21.68% 6
Birmingham -6 4 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Coventry -6 4 £35,000 +45.83% 3
Warwickshire -16 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Solihull - 3 £32,500 -
Shropshire +14 2 £40,000 +29.03%
Dudley - 2 £32,500 -
Staffordshire -20 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 24 (41.38%) Manufacturing
2 21 (36.21%) Degree
3 18 (31.03%) Marketing
4 17 (29.31%) Digital Marketing
4 17 (29.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (29.31%) Telecoms
4 17 (29.31%) Finance
4 17 (29.31%) Programme Management
4 17 (29.31%) SAP
4 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (27.59%) C
6 15 (25.86%) C++
7 13 (22.41%) Windows
8 11 (18.97%) Firmware
8 11 (18.97%) Validation
9 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
9 10 (17.24%) Linux
10 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (13.79%) Automotive
11 8 (13.79%) MATLAB
11 8 (13.79%) Embedded C
11 8 (13.79%) SDLC
12 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
12 7 (12.07%) BDD
12 7 (12.07%) EMC
13 6 (10.34%) QA
13 6 (10.34%) Python
13 6 (10.34%) C#
13 6 (10.34%) Android
13 6 (10.34%) Compatibility Testing

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (1.72%) JBoss
1 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Simulink
2 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) OrCAD
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.72%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (29.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) FlexRay
2 4 (6.90%) DHCP
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.45%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
4 1 (1.72%) GPRS
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
4 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.72%) MySQL
1 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (5.17%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
General
1 24 (41.38%) Manufacturing
2 18 (31.03%) Marketing
3 17 (29.31%) Finance
3 17 (29.31%) Telecoms
4 8 (13.79%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (12.07%) Design Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Tester
4 5 (8.62%) Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Graduate
5 4 (6.90%) Electrical Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Development Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Electrical Design Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Graduate Sales Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Real Time Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Sales Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (5.17%) Qt
1 3 (5.17%) REST
1 3 (5.17%) SOAP
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) JSP
3 1 (1.72%) Spring
3 1 (1.72%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
1 3 (5.17%) Economics
2 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Animation
3 1 (1.72%) CAN bus
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.72%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) Digital Marketing
1 17 (29.31%) Programme Management
2 11 (18.97%) Validation
3 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.79%) SDLC
6 7 (12.07%) BDD
7 6 (10.34%) Compatibility Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Embedded Software Development
8 5 (8.62%) UML
9 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.90%) Project Management
9 4 (6.90%) Signal Processing
9 4 (6.90%) SysML
10 3 (5.17%) Coaching
10 3 (5.17%) Functional Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (5.17%) Six Sigma
10 3 (5.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) C
2 15 (25.86%) C++
3 8 (13.79%) Embedded C
3 8 (13.79%) MATLAB
4 6 (10.34%) C#
4 6 (10.34%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) Java
6 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.45%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.45%) SQL
8 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) ISO26262
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Firmware
2 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) SAP
2 7 (12.07%) EMC
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (1.72%) Atmel
5 1 (1.72%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Freescale
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.72%) Juniper
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) PTC
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