Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 26262
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 310 337
Rank change year-on-year +48 +27 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISO 26262 35 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.37% 0.91% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 8
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -0.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £48,300 £37,500 £40,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £49,200 £63,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% +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 1,479 1,313 1,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.79% 13.17% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1,006 1,198
West Midlands median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,950 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +11.11%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +20 29 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Coventry +12 4 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Warwickshire +33 3 £56,250 +18.42% 3
ISO 26262
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (80.00%) Electronics
2 26 (74.29%) Degree
2 26 (74.29%) Embedded Systems
3 23 (65.71%) Automotive
4 15 (42.86%) SysML
5 14 (40.00%) C
6 11 (31.43%) Firmware
7 3 (8.57%) Requirements Management
7 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
7 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) DMAIC
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Simulink
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.71%) C++
8 2 (5.71%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (5.71%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (5.71%) Signal Processing
8 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
8 2 (5.71%) FMEA
8 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (2.86%) IEC 62304
9 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
9 1 (2.86%) RS-232
9 1 (2.86%) People Management
9 1 (2.86%) High Availability
9 1 (2.86%) QA

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 2 (5.71%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (80.00%) Electronics
2 23 (65.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Architect
1 15 (42.86%) Systems Architect
2 13 (37.14%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (31.43%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Principal Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) WinForms
1 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (74.29%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) ASIC
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) SysML
2 3 (8.57%) Requirements Management
2 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.71%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (5.71%) DMAIC
3 2 (5.71%) FMEA
3 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
3 2 (5.71%) Signal Processing
3 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
4 1 (2.86%) High Availability
4 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.86%) MVVM
4 1 (2.86%) People Management
4 1 (2.86%) Process Management
4 1 (2.86%) QMS
4 1 (2.86%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.86%) Validation
4 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) C
2 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
2 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
3 2 (5.71%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) IEC 62304
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) EMC