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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
England / West Midlands
Rank 128 204 173
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -31
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 76 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.61% 0.50% 0.86%
As % of the General category 4.27% 1.36% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 28 34
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
1778 2130 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.69% 36.45% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1657 1373
Median salary £40,250 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.39% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Herefordshire - 19 £40,000 -
Shropshire +5 13 £35,000 -
Birmingham +23 11 £35,000 +20.68% 2
Staffordshire +15 11 £40,000 +33.33%
Warwickshire +33 10 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Worcestershire -19 6 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Coventry +17 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 69 (49.29%) C
2 52 (37.14%) Software Engineering
3 43 (30.71%) C#
4 41 (29.29%) Degree
5 35 (25.00%) Windows
6 34 (24.29%) Firmware
7 32 (22.86%) Linux
8 31 (22.14%) C++
8 31 (22.14%) JavaScript
9 26 (18.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 23 (16.43%) HTML
11 22 (15.71%) Python
12 21 (15.00%) Git (software)
13 20 (14.29%) HTML5
14 18 (12.86%) TDD
15 17 (12.14%) Retail
15 17 (12.14%) Manufacturing
15 17 (12.14%) VHDL
15 17 (12.14%) E-Commerce
15 17 (12.14%) Apple iOS
15 17 (12.14%) Mentoring
15 17 (12.14%) Android
16 16 (11.43%) CSS
16 16 (11.43%) EMC
16 16 (11.43%) Ethernet
16 16 (11.43%) Automotive
16 16 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (10.71%) Java
18 14 (10.00%) MySQL
18 14 (10.00%) TCP/IP

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 9 (6.43%) Confluence
2 4 (2.86%) CMS
3 3 (2.14%) Apache
3 3 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.14%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Simulink
2 4 (2.86%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (1.43%) FrameMaker
3 2 (1.43%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.71%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) Google Play
2 3 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.14%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.43%) Ethernet
2 14 (10.00%) RS-485
2 14 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.14%) Bluetooth
3 10 (7.14%) SNMP
4 9 (6.43%) Profibus
5 6 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.86%) Wireless
6 4 (2.86%) ZigBee
7 3 (2.14%) ATM
7 3 (2.14%) RS-232
8 2 (1.43%) Internet
9 1 (0.71%) DWDM
9 1 (0.71%) LAN
9 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.29%) Subversion
3 9 (6.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (6.43%) JIRA
3 9 (6.43%) SonarQube
4 7 (5.00%) Android Studio
4 7 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.00%) Xcode
5 4 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.14%) gulp
6 3 (2.14%) PhantomJS
6 3 (2.14%) webpack
7 2 (1.43%) Clang
8 1 (0.71%) VectorCAST
General
1 17 (12.14%) Manufacturing
1 17 (12.14%) Retail
2 16 (11.43%) Automotive
3 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.71%) Finance
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 48 (34.29%) Software Engineer
2 26 (18.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 25 (17.86%) Developer
4 22 (15.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 22 (15.71%) Firmware Engineer
5 16 (11.43%) Design Engineer
6 14 (10.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 13 (9.29%) Electronics Engineer
7 13 (9.29%) Hardware Engineer
7 13 (9.29%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
8 10 (7.14%) HTML Developer
9 9 (6.43%) PCB Design Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) PCB Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) MySQL Developer
10 8 (5.71%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Android Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Applications Developer
11 7 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.43%) HTML
2 20 (14.29%) HTML5
3 16 (11.43%) CSS
4 13 (9.29%) .NET
5 10 (7.14%) JSON
6 8 (5.71%) jQuery
7 7 (5.00%) Android SDK
7 7 (5.00%) iOS SDK
7 7 (5.00%) REST
7 7 (5.00%) Web Services
7 7 (5.00%) XML
8 5 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.57%) Middleware
9 4 (2.86%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (2.86%) LAMP
9 4 (2.86%) Laravel
9 4 (2.86%) Symfony
9 4 (2.86%) Yocto
10 3 (2.14%) Angular 2
10 3 (2.14%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 17 (12.14%) VHDL
3 14 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (10.00%) Verilog
4 11 (7.86%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.71%) Driving Licence
6 7 (5.00%) ASIC
7 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.86%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.14%) User Experience
9 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.43%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.43%) SystemC
10 1 (0.71%) Arduino
10 1 (0.71%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.00%) Windows
2 32 (22.86%) Linux
3 17 (12.14%) Android
3 17 (12.14%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.14%) VxWorks
5 7 (5.00%) ThreadX
6 4 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 18 (12.86%) TDD
3 17 (12.14%) E-Commerce
3 17 (12.14%) Mentoring
4 16 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (9.29%) CAD
6 10 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 10 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 9 (6.43%) Change Control
7 9 (6.43%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (6.43%) Release Management
7 9 (6.43%) Requirements Management
7 9 (6.43%) V-Model
8 8 (5.71%) 3D Modelling
8 8 (5.71%) Android Development
8 8 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.71%) iOS Development
8 8 (5.71%) OO
8 8 (5.71%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 69 (49.29%) C
2 43 (30.71%) C#
3 31 (22.14%) C++
3 31 (22.14%) JavaScript
4 22 (15.71%) Python
5 15 (10.71%) Java
6 13 (9.29%) Embedded C
7 12 (8.57%) PHP
8 9 (6.43%) MATLAB
8 9 (6.43%) SQL
9 8 (5.71%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.14%) Ruby
11 3 (2.14%) VB
11 3 (2.14%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.14%) VB6
11 3 (2.14%) XPath
12 2 (1.43%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.43%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (29.29%) Degree
2 12 (8.57%) HNC
3 7 (5.00%) HND
4 6 (4.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) IEC 61508
2 5 (3.57%) SLA
3 4 (2.86%) MISRA
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.71%) MISRA C
System Software
1 34 (24.29%) Firmware
2 3 (2.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (11.43%) EMC
2 9 (6.43%) Atlassian
2 9 (6.43%) Coverity
3 7 (5.00%) Google
4 4 (2.86%) Apple
4 4 (2.86%) Zend
5 3 (2.14%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe
6 1 (0.71%) Atmel
6 1 (0.71%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.71%) QNX
6 1 (0.71%) Renesas
6 1 (0.71%) SAP
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