The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 92 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 22 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.35% 1.06% 1.57%
As % of the General category 4.41% 2.73% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Automotive
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
499 549 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.58% 38.69% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 338 468 406
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Automotive
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Cambridge

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 27 (51.92%) Software Engineering
2 25 (48.08%) Degree
3 18 (34.62%) C++
4 17 (32.69%) C
4 17 (32.69%) Business Development
5 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
6 13 (25.00%) Java
6 13 (25.00%) .NET
6 13 (25.00%) Python
7 12 (23.08%) C#
8 11 (21.15%) Internet
8 11 (21.15%) Marketing
8 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
9 10 (19.23%) Linux
10 8 (15.38%) Electronics
11 7 (13.46%) Windows
11 7 (13.46%) Embedded C
12 6 (11.54%) Objective-C
12 6 (11.54%) Finnish Language
12 6 (11.54%) Swedish Language
13 5 (9.62%) jQuery
13 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
13 5 (9.62%) Physics
13 5 (9.62%) Google
13 5 (9.62%) TargetLink
13 5 (9.62%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (9.62%) WinForms
13 5 (9.62%) Sony
13 5 (9.62%) Project Management
13 5 (9.62%) Intel

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) Umbraco
1 3 (5.77%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) TargetLink
2 3 (5.77%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
General
1 11 (21.15%) Marketing
2 8 (15.38%) Electronics
3 6 (11.54%) Finnish Language
3 6 (11.54%) Swedish Language
4 4 (7.69%) Italian Language
5 3 (5.77%) Japanese Language
5 3 (5.77%) Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.77%) Finance
6 2 (3.85%) Polish Language
6 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
6 2 (3.85%) French Language
6 2 (3.85%) German Language
7 1 (1.92%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Software Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Principal Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Business Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Business Development Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Software Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Development Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) jQuery
2 5 (9.62%) WinForms
3 4 (7.69%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) HTML5
4 3 (5.77%) CSS3
4 3 (5.77%) CSS
4 3 (5.77%) SOAP
4 3 (5.77%) HTML
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.85%) XSLT
5 2 (3.85%) Sass
5 2 (3.85%) WCF
6 1 (1.92%) WPF
6 1 (1.92%) REST
6 1 (1.92%) XHTML
6 1 (1.92%) MFC
6 1 (1.92%) ATL
6 1 (1.92%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.62%) Physics
3 4 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 4 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.77%) Telematics
5 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Handset
6 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Android
4 2 (3.85%) Windows CE
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Software Engineering
2 17 (32.69%) Business Development
3 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
4 5 (9.62%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) CRM
6 2 (3.85%) Time Management
6 2 (3.85%) Network Management
6 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.92%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (1.92%) MVC
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) C++
2 17 (32.69%) C
3 13 (25.00%) Java
3 13 (25.00%) Python
4 12 (23.08%) C#
5 7 (13.46%) Embedded C
6 6 (11.54%) Objective-C
7 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.69%) Perl
8 4 (7.69%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.85%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Firmware
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Google
1 5 (9.62%) Sony
1 5 (9.62%) Intel
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) QNX
3 2 (3.85%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.92%) MathWorks
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