Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ISO 26262 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 26262 over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 26262
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 314 328
Rank change year-on-year +56 +14 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISO 26262 44 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.14% 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.96% 1.04% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 7
West Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £41,875 £37,500 £40,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £51,525 £63,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

ISO 26262 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,485 1,341 1,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.39% 13.13% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1,025 1,110
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,312 £23,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £64,733 £71,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

ISO 26262
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ISO 26262 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 26262 in the West Midlands

ISO 26262
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 26262 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for ISO 26262 in the West Midlands

ISO 26262
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 26262 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO 26262 in the West Midlands

ISO 26262
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 ISO 26262 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Birmingham +40 33 £65,000 +44.44% 8
Coventry +11 6 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Solihull - 2 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire +35 1 £60,000 +26.32% 1
ISO 26262
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing ISO 26262 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ISO 26262.

1 33 (75.00%) Electronics
2 31 (70.45%) Automotive
3 30 (68.18%) Degree
4 27 (61.36%) Embedded Systems
4 27 (61.36%) Systems Engineering
5 15 (34.09%) SysML
6 14 (31.82%) C
7 12 (27.27%) Firmware
8 6 (13.64%) CIPD
9 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
10 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
10 4 (9.09%) EMC
10 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (6.82%) Rational Rhapsody
11 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
11 3 (6.82%) HP ALM
11 3 (6.82%) Subversion
11 3 (6.82%) JIRA
11 3 (6.82%) Mechatronics
11 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.82%) Workflow
11 3 (6.82%) IBM
11 3 (6.82%) HP
11 3 (6.82%) Simulink
12 2 (4.55%) Project Management
12 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
12 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
12 2 (4.55%) Embedded C
12 2 (4.55%) UML

ISO 26262
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 3 (6.82%) Simulink
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.27%) FlexRay
1 1 (2.27%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Polyspace
3 1 (2.27%) VectorCAST
General
1 33 (75.00%) Electronics
2 31 (70.45%) Automotive
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Architect
1 15 (34.09%) Systems Architect
2 14 (31.82%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (29.55%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Control Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Head of Technology
7 1 (2.27%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Principal Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) WinForms
1 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (61.36%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) ASIC
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Systems Engineering
2 15 (34.09%) SysML
3 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.82%) Mechatronics
5 3 (6.82%) Workflow
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.55%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (4.55%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.55%) UML
7 1 (2.27%) Coaching
7 1 (2.27%) FMEA
7 1 (2.27%) Internal Audit
7 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) C
2 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 2 (4.55%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) IEC 62304
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) MISRA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) EMC
2 3 (6.82%) HP
2 3 (6.82%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft