The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CAN bus in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CAN bus over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

CAN bus
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 243 222
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21  
Permanent jobs citing CAN bus 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.033% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.090% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Median salary £30,000 £41,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.71% -3.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% -12.50%  

CAN bus is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1943 2220 1946
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.48% 36.45% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1597 1597
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

CAN bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing CAN bus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for CAN bus in the West Midlands

CAN bus
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CAN bus in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for CAN bus in the West Midlands

CAN bus
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 CAN bus within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Birmingham +14 7 £30,000 -21.05%
CAN bus
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing CAN bus 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 CAN bus.

1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Presales
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) GNVQ
2 7 (87.50%) HND
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C++
2 7 (87.50%) Firmware
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) Simulink
3 1 (12.50%) Stateflow
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Renesas
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) MISRA

CAN bus
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Simulink
1 1 (12.50%) Stateflow
General
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C++
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) GNVQ
1 7 (87.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Renesas