Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Electronics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Electronics over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Electronics
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 44 57
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Electronics 13 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.59% 2.80% 2.45%
As % of the General category 8.61% 10.32% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 12
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £25,350
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,750 £47,125
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% +4.00%

Electronics is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 151 126 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 30.14% 27.16% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 134 113 112
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,800 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,375 £58,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -

Electronics
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Electronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Electronics in Worcestershire

Electronics
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Electronics in Worcestershire

Electronics
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Electronics in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Electronics in Worcestershire

Electronics
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Electronics within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Worcester -4 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Malvern -4 4 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Droitwich - 2 £42,500 -
Redditch - 1 £50,000 - 1
Electronics
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Electronics.

1 9 (69.23%) VHDL
2 8 (61.54%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) C
2 8 (61.54%) Firmware
2 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 8 (61.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (46.15%) MATLAB
4 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
4 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
4 5 (38.46%) CPLD
4 5 (38.46%) Xilinx
4 5 (38.46%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
5 4 (30.77%) FPGA Design
5 4 (30.77%) Signal Processing
5 4 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (30.77%) Assembly Language
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) ASIC
6 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 3 (23.08%) Mentor Graphics
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Military
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (15.38%) RS-485

Electronics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
2 2 (15.38%) RS-485
3 1 (7.69%) Modbus
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) FPGA Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Process Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IFS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) MFC
1 1 (7.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) VHDL
2 8 (61.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (38.46%) CPLD
4 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
5 3 (23.08%) ASIC
6 2 (15.38%) Verilog
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) FPGA Design
2 4 (30.77%) Signal Processing
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (7.69%) Memory Management
5 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
1 8 (61.54%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) MATLAB
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
4 4 (30.77%) Assembly Language
5 2 (15.38%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 26262
1 1 (7.69%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Xilinx
2 3 (23.08%) EMC
2 3 (23.08%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (7.69%) IFS