The first 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 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 95 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 30 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.65% 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the General category 4.56% 3.19% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
658 533 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.23% 26.58% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 528 413 509
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Automotive
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 27 (61.36%) C#
3 26 (59.09%) Linux
4 23 (52.27%) Java
5 22 (50.00%) Python
6 21 (47.73%) Test Automation
7 20 (45.45%) Ruby
7 20 (45.45%) Mac OS X
7 20 (45.45%) Perl
8 18 (40.91%) .NET
9 16 (36.36%) Windows
10 12 (27.27%) Regression Testing
10 12 (27.27%) C++
10 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (25.00%) Degree
11 11 (25.00%) QA
12 10 (22.73%) Manual Testing
12 10 (22.73%) HTML
12 10 (22.73%) CSS
13 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.45%) CMS
13 9 (20.45%) Umbraco
13 9 (20.45%) jQuery
13 9 (20.45%) Retail
14 8 (18.18%) HTML5
14 8 (18.18%) CSS3
14 8 (18.18%) XHTML
14 8 (18.18%) C
15 7 (15.91%) Web Services

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (20.45%) CMS
1 9 (20.45%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) X.509
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
1 2 (4.55%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) Maven
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (20.45%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) German Language
3 4 (9.09%) Electronics
4 3 (6.82%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.27%) Japanese Language
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 20 (45.45%) Test Engineer
3 17 (38.64%) Software Test Engineer
4 14 (31.82%) Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Web Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Front-End Web Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Senior Web Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Tester
8 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.82%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C++ Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) HTML
2 10 (22.73%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) jQuery
4 8 (18.18%) HTML5
4 8 (18.18%) CSS3
4 8 (18.18%) XHTML
5 7 (15.91%) Web Services
6 2 (4.55%) WSE
6 2 (4.55%) Middleware
6 2 (4.55%) SOAP
6 2 (4.55%) XML
6 2 (4.55%) XSLT
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) WinForms
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.27%) DTV
4 1 (2.27%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) Telematics
4 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Linux
2 20 (45.45%) Mac OS X
3 16 (36.36%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
4 1 (2.27%) HPUX
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Test Automation
2 12 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Manual Testing
4 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.36%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.55%) UML
5 2 (4.55%) OOP
6 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 27 (61.36%) C#
3 23 (52.27%) Java
4 22 (50.00%) Python
5 20 (45.45%) Ruby
5 20 (45.45%) Perl
6 12 (27.27%) C++
7 8 (18.18%) C
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) SAP
2 1 (2.27%) MathWorks
2 1 (2.27%) QNX
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