The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 168 180
Rank change year-on-year +58 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 132 71 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.56% 1.15% 0.85%
As % of the General category 6.78% 3.06% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 132 66 41
Median salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Electronics is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1946 2322 2052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.73% 37.73% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1706 1600
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in the West Midlands

Electronics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Electronics in the West Midlands

Electronics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in the West Midlands

Electronics
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 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
Staffordshire +49 37 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Shropshire +34 28 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Coventry -1 21 £40,000 -3.61%
Birmingham +8 18 £31,500 - 2
Warwickshire +7 8 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Herefordshire -9 6 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Worcestershire -8 4 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Halesowen - 1 £34,000 -
Electronics
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Electronics 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 Electronics.

1 90 (42.45%) C
2 78 (36.79%) E-Commerce
3 75 (35.38%) MySQL
3 75 (35.38%) Retail
4 67 (31.60%) HTML
5 60 (28.30%) CSS
5 60 (28.30%) Software Engineering
5 60 (28.30%) Android
6 59 (27.83%) Apple iOS
6 59 (27.83%) JavaScript
7 58 (27.36%) Degree
8 55 (25.94%) Git (software)
9 54 (25.47%) C#
10 52 (24.53%) C++
11 49 (23.11%) .NET
12 45 (21.23%) HTML5
13 44 (20.75%) Mentoring
14 43 (20.28%) PHP
14 43 (20.28%) Automotive
15 36 (16.98%) Linux
16 34 (16.04%) Firmware
17 32 (15.09%) jQuery
18 31 (14.62%) Computer Science
18 31 (14.62%) TDD
19 30 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
19 30 (14.15%) Windows
19 30 (14.15%) Mobile App
20 28 (13.21%) Android Development
20 28 (13.21%) Data Structures
20 28 (13.21%) SQL

Electronics
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.19%) CMS
2 7 (3.30%) Apache
2 7 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (3.30%) nginx
2 7 (3.30%) WordPress
3 2 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (3.30%) Maple
3 4 (1.89%) Simulink
4 1 (0.47%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 26 (12.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.43%) Google Play
2 10 (4.72%) GitHub
3 7 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.30%) Amazon S3
3 7 (3.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.60%) Ethernet
2 12 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.19%) RS-485
4 8 (3.77%) Bluetooth
5 7 (3.30%) SNMP
6 5 (2.36%) ZigBee
7 4 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.42%) ADSL2+
8 3 (1.42%) Broadband
8 3 (1.42%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 3 (1.42%) VDSL
8 3 (1.42%) Wireless
8 3 (1.42%) xDSL
9 2 (0.94%) ATM
9 2 (0.94%) Profibus
10 1 (0.47%) Internet
10 1 (0.47%) LAN
10 1 (0.47%) Network Security
10 1 (0.47%) RS-232
10 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (35.38%) MySQL
2 22 (10.38%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (10.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 22 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (10.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (3.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.47%) DB2
6 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (25.94%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.43%) Android Studio
2 20 (9.43%) Eclipse
2 20 (9.43%) Xcode
3 14 (6.60%) gulp
3 14 (6.60%) webpack
4 11 (5.19%) Subversion
5 10 (4.72%) Clang
5 10 (4.72%) GitLab
6 7 (3.30%) LabVIEW
6 7 (3.30%) PhantomJS
7 5 (2.36%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.94%) JIRA
9 2 (0.94%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
General
1 75 (35.38%) Retail
2 43 (20.28%) Automotive
3 24 (11.32%) Manufacturing
4 18 (8.49%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.42%) Finance
6 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 120 (56.60%) Developer
2 40 (18.87%) HTML Developer
3 37 (17.45%) HTML CSS Developer
4 36 (16.98%) JavaScript Developer
5 34 (16.04%) PHP Developer
6 31 (14.62%) MySQL Developer
6 31 (14.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 31 (14.62%) Software Engineer
7 26 (12.26%) Embedded Engineer
7 26 (12.26%) Magento Developer
7 26 (12.26%) PHP Magento Developer
8 25 (11.79%) .NET Developer
9 24 (11.32%) Senior Developer
10 23 (10.85%) C# Developer
10 23 (10.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 22 (10.38%) Graduate
11 22 (10.38%) SQL Developer
12 20 (9.43%) Android Developer
12 20 (9.43%) Firmware Engineer
13 19 (8.96%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (31.60%) HTML
2 60 (28.30%) CSS
3 49 (23.11%) .NET
4 45 (21.23%) HTML5
5 32 (15.09%) jQuery
6 23 (10.85%) CSS3
6 23 (10.85%) REST
7 22 (10.38%) Ruby on Rails
8 20 (9.43%) Android SDK
8 20 (9.43%) JSON
8 20 (9.43%) Web Services
8 20 (9.43%) WPF
8 20 (9.43%) XML
9 19 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (8.96%) iOS SDK
10 15 (7.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (6.60%) AngularJS
12 13 (6.13%) PhoneGap
13 10 (4.72%) Apache Cordova
13 10 (4.72%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.62%) Computer Science
2 30 (14.15%) Mobile App
3 28 (13.21%) Data Structures
4 20 (9.43%) Algorithms
5 17 (8.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 15 (7.08%) VHDL
7 11 (5.19%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (4.72%) SystemC
9 7 (3.30%) CAN bus
9 7 (3.30%) Verilog
10 5 (2.36%) CPLD
11 4 (1.89%) ASIC
11 4 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.42%) User Experience
13 2 (0.94%) Arduino
13 2 (0.94%) Infotainment
13 2 (0.94%) NHS
14 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 60 (28.30%) Android
2 59 (27.83%) Apple iOS
3 36 (16.98%) Linux
4 30 (14.15%) Windows
5 4 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.89%) ThreadX
6 2 (0.94%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.94%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.47%) Unix
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.79%) E-Commerce
2 60 (28.30%) Software Engineering
3 44 (20.75%) Mentoring
4 31 (14.62%) TDD
5 30 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (13.21%) Android Development
7 27 (12.74%) iOS Development
8 25 (11.79%) OO
9 23 (10.85%) Change Management
10 22 (10.38%) Line Management
10 22 (10.38%) Mathematics
10 22 (10.38%) Microservices
10 22 (10.38%) Physics
10 22 (10.38%) SOLID
11 13 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (5.19%) Test Automation
13 10 (4.72%) Open Source
13 10 (4.72%) Performance Optimisation
13 10 (4.72%) Refactoring
13 10 (4.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (42.45%) C
2 59 (27.83%) JavaScript
3 54 (25.47%) C#
4 52 (24.53%) C++
5 43 (20.28%) PHP
6 28 (13.21%) SQL
7 27 (12.74%) Java
8 23 (10.85%) Python
9 22 (10.38%) Ruby
9 22 (10.38%) VB
9 22 (10.38%) VB.NET
9 22 (10.38%) VB6
10 20 (9.43%) Objective-C
11 16 (7.55%) Embedded C
12 12 (5.66%) MATLAB
13 8 (3.77%) Embedded C++
14 7 (3.30%) XPath
15 4 (1.89%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.42%) PHP 7
17 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (27.36%) Degree
2 21 (9.91%) PhD
3 11 (5.19%) HND
4 7 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.30%) GNVQ
5 4 (1.89%) HNC
6 2 (0.94%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.94%) MCITP
6 2 (0.94%) MCP
6 2 (0.94%) MCSE
6 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.36%) IEC 62304
2 4 (1.89%) MISRA
3 3 (1.42%) IEC 61508
3 3 (1.42%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.47%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 34 (16.04%) Firmware
2 7 (3.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) SELinux
Vendors
1 26 (12.26%) Apple
2 20 (9.43%) Google
3 12 (5.66%) EMC
4 8 (3.77%) Adobe
5 5 (2.36%) Zend
6 4 (1.89%) Atmel
7 3 (1.42%) Cadence
7 3 (1.42%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.94%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.94%) Coverity
9 1 (0.47%) IBM
9 1 (0.47%) QNX
9 1 (0.47%) Renesas
9 1 (0.47%) VMware
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford
SThree
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Vivate Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warwick
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago