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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronics
Rank 160 183 168
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 72 38 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.24% 0.72% 1.17%
As % of the General category 3.23% 1.94% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 68 32 61
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
2230 1955 1966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.47% 36.80% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1545 1593
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Coventry +4 26 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Birmingham -13 18 £31,500 -25.88% 2
Warwickshire +9 9 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Worcestershire +9 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Walsall - 4 £24,750 -
Herefordshire - 4 £37,500 -
Solihull - 3 £60,000 - 2
Tipton - 3 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton -3 2 £22,000 +46.66%
Staffordshire -2 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £22,000 -
Electronics
England

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (39.01%) Manufacturing
2 40 (28.37%) Telecoms
3 36 (25.53%) Software Engineering
4 35 (24.82%) Degree
5 34 (24.11%) JavaScript
5 34 (24.11%) Linux
6 33 (23.40%) C
7 28 (19.86%) HTML
7 28 (19.86%) CSS
8 27 (19.15%) PHP
8 27 (19.15%) Adobe
8 27 (19.15%) Subversion
8 27 (19.15%) jQuery
8 27 (19.15%) Git (software)
8 27 (19.15%) HTML5
8 27 (19.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 26 (18.44%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (15.60%) Automotive
11 20 (14.18%) OO
12 19 (13.48%) E-Commerce
12 19 (13.48%) C++
12 19 (13.48%) MySQL
12 19 (13.48%) OOP
12 19 (13.48%) Content Management
12 19 (13.48%) CMS
12 19 (13.48%) LAMP
12 19 (13.48%) Database Optimisation
13 17 (12.06%) Validation
13 17 (12.06%) Finance
14 14 (9.93%) Web Design

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 19 (13.48%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (19.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (5.67%) Photoshop
3 6 (4.26%) Simulink
4 5 (3.55%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.55%) MS Office
5 3 (2.13%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.71%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.80%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.26%) SNMP
3 5 (3.55%) xDSL
4 4 (2.84%) Broadband
5 3 (2.13%) ADSL2
5 3 (2.13%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.13%) VDSL
5 3 (2.13%) WAN
6 2 (1.42%) GPRS
6 2 (1.42%) LAN
7 1 (0.71%) ATM
7 1 (0.71%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.71%) DSL
7 1 (0.71%) Wireless
7 1 (0.71%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.48%) MySQL
2 6 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.13%) OLAP
3 3 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (19.15%) Git (software)
1 27 (19.15%) Subversion
2 5 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.42%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.42%) JIRA
3 2 (1.42%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.71%) CANoe
4 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 55 (39.01%) Manufacturing
2 40 (28.37%) Telecoms
3 22 (15.60%) Automotive
4 17 (12.06%) Finance
5 11 (7.80%) Aerospace
6 7 (4.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (20.57%) Developer
2 27 (19.15%) HTML CSS Developer
2 27 (19.15%) HTML Developer
2 27 (19.15%) JavaScript Developer
3 24 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 22 (15.60%) Electronics Engineer
5 21 (14.89%) Embedded Engineer
6 19 (13.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 19 (13.48%) LAMP Developer
6 19 (13.48%) MySQL Developer
6 19 (13.48%) PHP Developer
6 19 (13.48%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 19 (13.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 16 (11.35%) Design Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Mechanical Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.26%) Research Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Senior LAMP Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.86%) CSS
1 28 (19.86%) HTML
2 27 (19.15%) HTML5
2 27 (19.15%) jQuery
3 19 (13.48%) LAMP
4 11 (7.80%) Yocto
5 6 (4.26%) Ajax
5 6 (4.26%) JSON
5 6 (4.26%) Node.js
5 6 (4.26%) WebSockets
6 4 (2.84%) .NET
7 3 (2.13%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.71%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (7.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (7.80%) Physics
3 8 (5.67%) User Experience
4 6 (4.26%) Device Driver
4 6 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.55%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.13%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.42%) CCTV
7 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.71%) EPoS
8 1 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.71%) Verilog
8 1 (0.71%) VHDL
8 1 (0.71%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.11%) Linux
2 11 (7.80%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (6.38%) Windows
4 1 (0.71%) VMS
4 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.53%) Software Engineering
2 26 (18.44%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (14.18%) OO
4 19 (13.48%) Content Management
4 19 (13.48%) Database Optimisation
4 19 (13.48%) E-Commerce
4 19 (13.48%) OOP
5 17 (12.06%) Validation
6 14 (9.93%) Project Management
6 14 (9.93%) Web Design
7 9 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.38%) CAD
8 8 (5.67%) CAE
8 8 (5.67%) Front End Development
8 8 (5.67%) Mobile First
8 8 (5.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (4.96%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (4.96%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.26%) Change Management
10 6 (4.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.11%) JavaScript
2 33 (23.40%) C
3 27 (19.15%) PHP
4 19 (13.48%) C++
5 14 (9.93%) Python
6 12 (8.51%) Embedded C
6 12 (8.51%) MATLAB
7 9 (6.38%) C#
8 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.55%) SQL
9 3 (2.13%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.13%) VB
9 3 (2.13%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.42%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (24.82%) Degree
2 5 (3.55%) ISEB
2 5 (3.55%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.55%) PhD
3 3 (2.13%) HNC
3 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.42%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.42%) MOS
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) ISO26262
2 4 (2.84%) IEC 61508
2 4 (2.84%) SLA
3 3 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.13%) MISRA
4 2 (1.42%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.71%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.71%) DO-254
5 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 14 (9.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (19.15%) Adobe
2 8 (5.67%) EMC
3 7 (4.96%) SAP
4 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.13%) Atmel
6 2 (1.42%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.71%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
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