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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 98 101 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 22 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.25% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the General category 3.24% 2.08% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 13
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
679 481 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.62% 30.75% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 481 410 458
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,712
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 September 2014.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 15 (35.71%) C
3 15 (35.71%) Linux
4 14 (33.33%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) C++
5 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 12 (28.57%) Windows
6 11 (26.19%) Python
6 11 (26.19%) Java
6 11 (26.19%) Degree
7 9 (21.43%) Marketing
8 8 (19.05%) Business Development
8 8 (19.05%) Internet
9 7 (16.67%) Mac OS X
9 7 (16.67%) Perl
9 7 (16.67%) Ruby
9 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 6 (14.29%) Finnish Language
10 6 (14.29%) Italian Language
10 6 (14.29%) Swedish Language
10 6 (14.29%) WinForms
10 6 (14.29%) MATLAB
11 5 (11.90%) CSS
11 5 (11.90%) Embedded C
11 5 (11.90%) XHTML
11 5 (11.90%) HTML
11 5 (11.90%) CMS
11 5 (11.90%) Electronics
11 5 (11.90%) Retail

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (11.90%) CMS
1 5 (11.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) TargetLink
2 2 (4.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Internet
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.43%) Marketing
2 6 (14.29%) Finnish Language
2 6 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 6 (14.29%) Swedish Language
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 5 (11.90%) Electronics
4 4 (9.52%) French Language
4 4 (9.52%) German Language
4 4 (9.52%) Japanese Language
5 2 (4.76%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.38%) Finance
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Software Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Principal Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Software Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) WinForms
3 5 (11.90%) jQuery
3 5 (11.90%) HTML5
3 5 (11.90%) CSS3
3 5 (11.90%) CSS
3 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) XHTML
4 3 (7.14%) MFC
5 2 (4.76%) ATL
5 2 (4.76%) DCOM
5 2 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (4.76%) REST
5 2 (4.76%) Qt
5 2 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.90%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.52%) Physics
3 2 (4.76%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.38%) Telematics
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (9.52%) Windows CE
4 4 (9.52%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (19.05%) Business Development
3 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (11.90%) Multithreading
5 4 (9.52%) Manual Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Video Processing
7 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.38%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) C
3 12 (28.57%) C++
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) Python
5 7 (16.67%) Perl
5 7 (16.67%) Ruby
6 6 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 5 (11.90%) Embedded C
8 4 (9.52%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) MathWorks
1 4 (9.52%) QNX
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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