The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank - 52 39
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.38% 1.80%
As % of the General category - 4.00% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £69,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +187.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
55 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.89% 9.54% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 22 47
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Automotive
Bedfordshire

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automotive across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Automotive
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automotive across the Bedford region.

Automotive Salary Trend in Bedford

Automotive
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Automotive also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automotive.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Automotive also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automotive. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree