The median annual salary for an Electronics Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 224 224
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Electronics Engineer 9 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.24% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 4
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £37,950 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4998 5922 5498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.90% 96.23% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4230 4644 4558
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Electronics Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Electronics Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Coventry -4 3 £34,500 -13.75%
Herefordshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Warwickshire +6 2 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Halesowen - 1 £34,000 -
Electronics Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Electronics Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Electronics Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Electronics
2 10 (55.56%) Firmware
3 9 (50.00%) C
4 8 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
5 6 (33.33%) VHDL
6 5 (27.78%) CPLD
6 5 (27.78%) EMC
6 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) RS-485
7 4 (22.22%) FPGA Design
7 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 4 (22.22%) Verilog
7 4 (22.22%) Automotive
8 3 (16.67%) SNMP
8 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) HNC
8 3 (16.67%) HND
8 3 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (11.11%) Infotainment
9 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering

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 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 4 (22.22%) RS-485
2 3 (16.67%) SNMP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 18 (100.00%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Music Industry
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (33.33%) VHDL
3 5 (27.78%) CPLD
4 4 (22.22%) Verilog
5 2 (11.11%) Arduino
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (11.11%) Infotainment
6 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) FPGA Design
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) CAD
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) HNC
2 3 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) Atmel
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