Period
to 24 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 161 204 258
Rank change year-on-year +43 +54 -63
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 69 118 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.24% 1.13% 0.91%
As % of the General category 3.49% 3.43% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70 84 66
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.26% +14.00%
10th Percentile £39,625 £31,250 £23,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,977 3,438 4,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.63% 32.86% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,467 2,646 3,443
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,360 £27,000 £25,775
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £71,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Electronics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the Midlands

Electronics
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Electronics in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Electronics in the Midlands

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Electronics in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the Midlands

Electronics
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +41 44 £42,500 -5.56% 25
East Midlands +58 25 £49,000 +22.50% 20
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, IT jobs citing Electronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 30 (43.48%) Manufacturing
2 27 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 26 (37.68%) C
4 22 (31.88%) Degree
5 17 (24.64%) Finance
6 15 (21.74%) C++
7 14 (20.29%) Public Sector
7 14 (20.29%) Programme Management
7 14 (20.29%) Marketing
7 14 (20.29%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (20.29%) SAP
7 14 (20.29%) Telecoms
7 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (18.84%) Embedded C
9 12 (17.39%) Linux
9 12 (17.39%) Validation
10 11 (15.94%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
10 11 (15.94%) Mathematics
10 11 (15.94%) Firmware
11 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
11 10 (14.49%) Automotive
11 10 (14.49%) UML
11 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
11 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
12 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (13.04%) Python
13 8 (11.59%) Ethernet
13 8 (11.59%) Java

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) AWS
1 3 (4.35%) Azure
1 3 (4.35%) GitHub
2 2 (2.90%) Office 365
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.45%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (1.45%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Ethernet
2 7 (10.14%) RS-232
2 7 (10.14%) RS-485
3 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.90%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.90%) Modbus
4 2 (2.90%) Wireless
4 2 (2.90%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.45%) 3G
5 1 (1.45%) 4G
5 1 (1.45%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.45%) Power BI
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.25%) GCC
3 4 (5.80%) JIRA
3 4 (5.80%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 30 (43.48%) Manufacturing
2 17 (24.64%) Finance
3 14 (20.29%) Marketing
3 14 (20.29%) Public Sector
3 14 (20.29%) Telecoms
4 10 (14.49%) Automotive
5 6 (8.70%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Electronics Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Software Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Design Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) Senior Design Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Firmware Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Firmware Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) Azure Engineer
11 2 (2.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) REST
1 5 (7.25%) SOAP
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.45%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) State Machine
3 5 (7.25%) VHDL
4 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.80%) Optoelectronics
5 3 (4.35%) Smart Home
6 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) NHS
7 1 (1.45%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Unix
4 3 (4.35%) Android
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 14 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (20.29%) Digital Marketing
2 14 (20.29%) Programme Management
3 12 (17.39%) Validation
4 11 (15.94%) Collaborative Working
4 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
4 11 (15.94%) Mathematics
4 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
5 10 (14.49%) UML
6 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.59%) Change Management
7 8 (11.59%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (11.59%) Use Case
8 6 (8.70%) Cryptography
8 6 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
8 6 (8.70%) Signal Processing
8 6 (8.70%) Software Architecture
8 6 (8.70%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) C
2 15 (21.74%) C++
3 13 (18.84%) Embedded C
4 9 (13.04%) Python
5 8 (11.59%) Java
6 4 (5.80%) C#
7 3 (4.35%) SQL
8 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
2 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) ISO 26262
2 4 (5.80%) MISRA
3 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.35%) MISRA C
4 2 (2.90%) GDPR
5 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.45%) NCSC
5 1 (1.45%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Firmware
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) SELinux
2 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) SAP
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Cadence
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe
4 1 (1.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.45%) Dell
4 1 (1.45%) EMC
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) Intel
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Tealium
4 1 (1.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Xilinx