The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronics
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 105 135 115
Rank change year-on-year +30 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 14 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.78% 0.087% 0.41%
As % of the General category 1.95% 0.23% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 7
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £29,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,950 £41,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

Electronics is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 717 882 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 39.92% 38.15% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 561 670 475
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Electronics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Birmingham

Electronics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Electronics in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Electronics in Birmingham

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Birmingham

Electronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 11 (44.00%) C
2 8 (32.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) .NET
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) Automotive
4 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (20.00%) CMS
5 5 (20.00%) LAMP
5 5 (20.00%) Subversion
5 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) OOP
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) MySQL
5 5 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) Symfony
5 5 (20.00%) Zend
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.00%) Content Management
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5

Electronics
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (20.00%) CMS
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (16.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) ATM
2 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) RS-232
2 1 (4.00%) RS-485
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (16.00%) gulp
2 4 (16.00%) PhantomJS
2 4 (16.00%) webpack
3 1 (4.00%) VectorCAST
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Automotive
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 5 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Zend Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Symfony Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Field Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Sales Executive
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) HTML5
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.00%) Laravel
2 5 (20.00%) Symfony
3 4 (16.00%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (16.00%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (16.00%) Memcached
3 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.00%) Arduino
3 2 (8.00%) CPLD
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (4.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Content Management
2 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.00%) OOP
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Kanban
3 4 (16.00%) MVC
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
3 4 (16.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Business Development
4 3 (12.00%) Economics
4 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) FPGA Design
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (4.00%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) C++
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) XPath
6 3 (12.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) MISRA
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Zend
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) QNX