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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 157 177 179
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 82 58 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 0.98% 0.78%
As % of the General category 3.43% 2.65% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 37
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £45,000 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2394 2190 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.08% 37.01% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1660 1632
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Electronics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 31 £31,500 -25.88% 4
Coventry +4 18 £44,500 +11.25% 6
Worcestershire +9 10 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Warwickshire +9 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Herefordshire - 6 £37,500 -
Staffordshire +1 5 £40,000 +8.10% 3
Shropshire -14 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Walsall - 2 £26,000 -
Solihull +14 1 £44,000 +3.52%
Wolverhampton - 1 £22,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 55 (46.22%) Manufacturing
2 45 (37.82%) Telecoms
3 36 (30.25%) C
4 34 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 31 (26.05%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (25.21%) HTML
7 29 (24.37%) CSS
8 28 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 28 (23.53%) HTML5
9 27 (22.69%) Degree
10 26 (21.85%) jQuery
10 26 (21.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 26 (21.85%) Subversion
10 26 (21.85%) PHP
10 26 (21.85%) Adobe
11 24 (20.17%) Linux
12 21 (17.65%) Finance
13 20 (16.81%) C++
14 18 (15.13%) MySQL
14 18 (15.13%) OO
14 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
15 17 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
15 17 (14.29%) OOP
15 17 (14.29%) E-Commerce
15 17 (14.29%) Content Management
15 17 (14.29%) Automotive
15 17 (14.29%) CMS
15 17 (14.29%) LAMP
16 16 (13.45%) Embedded C
17 14 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (0.84%) JBoss
2 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (21.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (7.56%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.04%) Simulink
4 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.68%) MS Office
4 2 (1.68%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.84%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 14 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) SNMP
1 5 (4.20%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.52%) xDSL
3 2 (1.68%) ADSL2
3 2 (1.68%) Broadband
3 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.68%) GPRS
3 2 (1.68%) VDSL
3 2 (1.68%) WAN
4 1 (0.84%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.84%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.84%) LAN
4 1 (0.84%) Wireless
4 1 (0.84%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.13%) MySQL
2 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.52%) OLAP
3 3 (2.52%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (21.85%) Subversion
2 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.68%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.84%) CANoe
4 1 (0.84%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.84%) JUnit
4 1 (0.84%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 55 (46.22%) Manufacturing
2 45 (37.82%) Telecoms
3 21 (17.65%) Finance
4 17 (14.29%) Automotive
5 14 (11.76%) Marketing
6 13 (10.92%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (26.05%) Developer
2 26 (21.85%) HTML CSS Developer
2 26 (21.85%) HTML Developer
2 26 (21.85%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (16.81%) Electronics Engineer
4 17 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
4 17 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 17 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 17 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 17 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 17 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 16 (13.45%) Embedded Engineer
6 13 (10.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (10.08%) Design Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Mechanical Engineer
10 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Senior MySQL Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.21%) HTML
2 29 (24.37%) CSS
3 28 (23.53%) HTML5
4 26 (21.85%) jQuery
5 17 (14.29%) LAMP
6 7 (5.88%) .NET
7 5 (4.20%) Ajax
7 5 (4.20%) JSON
7 5 (4.20%) Node.js
7 5 (4.20%) WebSockets
8 3 (2.52%) Software Packaging
9 2 (1.68%) CSS3
9 2 (1.68%) Qt
9 2 (1.68%) REST
9 2 (1.68%) SOAP
10 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.84%) JSP
10 1 (0.84%) Spring
10 1 (0.84%) Web Services
10 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (8.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (7.56%) User Experience
4 5 (4.20%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.20%) Physics
5 4 (3.36%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.52%) CCTV
6 3 (2.52%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.68%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.84%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.84%) EPoS
8 1 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.84%) Verilog
8 1 (0.84%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.17%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) Windows
3 5 (4.20%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.68%) VMS
5 1 (0.84%) Android
5 1 (0.84%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 18 (15.13%) OO
4 17 (14.29%) Content Management
4 17 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
4 17 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 17 (14.29%) OOP
5 14 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 14 (11.76%) Web Design
6 12 (10.08%) Validation
7 11 (9.24%) Front End Development
8 10 (8.40%) Project Management
9 9 (7.56%) Mobile First
9 9 (7.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (5.04%) CAE
10 6 (5.04%) Signal Processing
11 5 (4.20%) CAD
11 5 (4.20%) Data Acquisition
11 5 (4.20%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.25%) C
2 34 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 26 (21.85%) PHP
4 20 (16.81%) C++
5 16 (13.45%) Embedded C
6 11 (9.24%) MATLAB
7 7 (5.88%) Python
8 6 (5.04%) C#
9 5 (4.20%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.20%) Java
9 5 (4.20%) SQL
9 5 (4.20%) VB
9 5 (4.20%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.36%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 27 (22.69%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.68%) ISEB
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.68%) MOS
4 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.20%) ISO26262
3 3 (2.52%) IEC 61508
3 3 (2.52%) MISRA
4 2 (1.68%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.84%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.84%) DO-254
5 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
5 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) Adobe
2 14 (11.76%) SAP
3 6 (5.04%) EMC
4 3 (2.52%) Atmel
5 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.84%) IBM
6 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago