Period
to 20 May 2019

The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Electronic Engineer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 284 286 295
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 10 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 18
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.20% +47.48% -7.33%
10th Percentile £36,325 £33,000 £26,600
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,000 £48,625
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 7,447 9,049 9,468
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 96.54% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5,729 7,022 7,826
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -0.62%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £61,375
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

Electronics Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics Engineer in the West Midlands

Electronics Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Electronics Engineer in the West Midlands

Electronics Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics Engineer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Electronics Engineer in the West Midlands

Electronics Engineer
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 Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 May 2019. 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
Warwickshire +4 6 £53,750 -10.42% 4
Herefordshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Coventry +25 1 £45,000 +25.00% 6
Electronics Engineer
England

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, Electronics Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Electronics
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Industrial Design
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (30.00%) Firmware
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (20.00%) RS-485
7 2 (20.00%) FPGA Design
7 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (20.00%) VHDL
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) CAD
8 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
8 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
8 1 (10.00%) Automotive
8 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
8 1 (10.00%) User Experience

Electronics Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (20.00%) RS-485
General
1 10 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (20.00%) VHDL
2 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Industrial Design
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (20.00%) FPGA Design
3 2 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (10.00%) CAD
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Autodesk