Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 266 166 188
Rank change year-on-year -100 +22 +45
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 63 40 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.60% 1.02% 1.40%
As % of the General category 1.06% 1.99% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 106
10th Percentile £37,250 " £30,125
25th Percentile £46,750 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
75th Percentile £71,250 £53,125 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £60,875 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 5,969 2,015 5,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 56.90% 51.34% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,974 1,561 4,582
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,700
% change year-on-year - +7.08% +2.99%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -72 53 £52,500 +16.67% 59
East Midlands -82 10 £50,000 +11.11% 38
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Validation
3 21 (33.33%) Degree
4 19 (30.16%) C
5 17 (26.98%) Manufacturing
5 17 (26.98%) Marketing
6 16 (25.40%) Social Skills
7 15 (23.81%) Public Sector
7 15 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
7 15 (23.81%) Programme Management
7 15 (23.81%) Finance
7 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
7 15 (23.81%) C++
7 15 (23.81%) SAP
7 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (20.63%) Requirements Gathering
9 11 (17.46%) Linux
10 10 (15.87%) Java
10 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
10 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
10 10 (15.87%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (15.87%) FlexRay
10 10 (15.87%) ISO 26262
11 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 9 (14.29%) Firmware
12 8 (12.70%) Automotive
12 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
12 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development

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:

Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) iTrent
1 1 (1.59%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) AWS
2 2 (3.17%) GCP
2 2 (3.17%) GitHub
2 2 (3.17%) Google Play
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon Cognito
3 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.59%) Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) FlexRay
2 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.17%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.17%) MQTT
3 2 (3.17%) RS-232
3 2 (3.17%) RS-485
4 1 (1.59%) 2G
4 1 (1.59%) 3G
4 1 (1.59%) 4G
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (11.11%) JIRA
3 5 (7.94%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.76%) CANoe
5 3 (4.76%) Liquibase
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.17%) GCC
7 1 (1.59%) eggPlant
7 1 (1.59%) gulp
7 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.59%) JUnit
7 1 (1.59%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 17 (26.98%) Manufacturing
1 17 (26.98%) Marketing
2 16 (25.40%) Social Skills
3 15 (23.81%) Finance
3 15 (23.81%) Public Sector
3 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
4 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.70%) Automotive
5 3 (4.76%) Retail
6 2 (3.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (3.17%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Analyst
1 13 (20.63%) Business Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Business IT Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) IT Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) IT Business Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Systems Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) React
2 3 (4.76%) Ajax
2 3 (4.76%) CSS
2 3 (4.76%) Ext JS
2 3 (4.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) jQuery
2 3 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (3.17%) REST
3 2 (3.17%) RESTful
3 2 (3.17%) XMPP
4 1 (1.59%) Enzyme
4 1 (1.59%) GStreamer
4 1 (1.59%) Jest
4 1 (1.59%) MFC
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
4 1 (1.59%) React Native
4 1 (1.59%) SOAP
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.17%) CCTV
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.59%) Tandem
4 1 (1.59%) VHDL
4 1 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) Android
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.17%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) AIX
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Validation
3 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (23.81%) Programme Management
4 13 (20.63%) Requirements Gathering
5 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
5 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
6 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.52%) SysML
9 6 (9.52%) Systems Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) UML
10 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
10 5 (7.94%) Product Roadmap
10 5 (7.94%) Scrum
10 5 (7.94%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) C
2 15 (23.81%) C++
3 10 (15.87%) Java
4 6 (9.52%) C#
4 6 (9.52%) Python
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) Embedded C
6 4 (6.35%) SQL
7 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.17%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.59%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (3.17%) Master's Degree
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) ISO 26262
2 2 (3.17%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.17%) MISRA
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Nessus
1 1 (1.59%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) SAP
2 6 (9.52%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) EMC
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) Sencha
5 2 (3.17%) Apple
5 2 (3.17%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) CrowdStrike
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.59%) Qualys