The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 18 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 82 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 33 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.51% 0.26% 0.76%
As % of the General category 9.82% 0.90% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £23,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.48% -2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
336 335 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.53% 28.95% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 302 268 269
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton +25 30 £45,000 +91.48%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £34,000 -
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 12 (30.77%) Marketing
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) Siebel
3 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
4 9 (23.08%) Migration
4 9 (23.08%) CRM
4 9 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 8 (20.51%) Taxonomies
5 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
5 8 (20.51%) Benchmarking
5 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.95%) ITIL
6 7 (17.95%) Oracle
7 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (15.38%) Business Transformation
7 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
8 5 (12.82%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (12.82%) Data Guard
8 5 (12.82%) NAS
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (12.82%) PL/SQL
8 5 (12.82%) Linux
8 5 (12.82%) SAN
8 5 (12.82%) SUSE
8 5 (12.82%) Replication

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) NAS
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) GPRS
2 1 (2.56%) GSM
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) SS7
2 1 (2.56%) CTI
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (30.77%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 4 (10.26%) German Language
4 3 (7.69%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.13%) Electronics
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Avionics
6 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (12.82%) Analyst
1 5 (12.82%) DBA
2 4 (10.26%) Siebel Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Developer
3 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Systems Architect
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 8 (20.51%) Taxonomies
3 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (12.82%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Open Source
5 1 (2.56%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
1 5 (12.82%) SUSE
2 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Migration
1 9 (23.08%) CRM
1 9 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
2 8 (20.51%) Benchmarking
2 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) Business Transformation
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Validation
6 4 (10.26%) BPR
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) CMMI
8 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Siebel
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) EMC