The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 109 107 94
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 14 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.54% 1.17%
As % of the General category 2.26% 1.17% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 20
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% -26.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Automotive
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
619 772 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.79% 46.34% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 483 672 465
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Automotive
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Birmingham

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (30.00%) MS Access
4 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) CSS3
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) iPad
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.00%) iPhone

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) MS Access
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) MI Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Director
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) jQuery
2 5 (25.00%) HTML5
2 5 (25.00%) CSS3
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) WCF
3 3 (15.00%) WPF
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) iPhone
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) B2B
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Logistics
4 2 (10.00%) SysML
5 1 (5.00%) Business Development
5 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Product Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) VB6
5 2 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Sony
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