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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 100 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 6 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.94% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.76% 2.49% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
340 682 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.13% 37.64% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 279 502 420
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,660 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 August 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13 (50.00%) C++
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) C
3 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Electronics
4 7 (26.92%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) CAD
6 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
7 4 (15.38%) Linux
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 3 (11.54%) UNIX
8 3 (11.54%) Physics
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.54%) Perl
8 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) Autodesk
8 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
8 3 (11.54%) PTC
9 2 (7.69%) Python
9 2 (7.69%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Simulink
1 1 (3.85%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (3.85%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (38.46%) Electronics
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Author
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Author
2 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Sales Director
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Writer
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Database Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) Sass
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
4 1 (3.85%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Physics
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Android
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.85%) Windows CE
5 1 (3.85%) Symbian OS
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) CAD
1 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
2 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Time Management
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) CRM
3 1 (3.85%) ERP
3 1 (3.85%) Kanban
3 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
3 1 (3.85%) BDD
3 1 (3.85%) Network Management
3 1 (3.85%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
3 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
3 1 (3.85%) Scrum
3 1 (3.85%) PDM
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C++
2 11 (42.31%) C
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Perl
7 2 (7.69%) Python
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.85%) ARP4754
1 1 (3.85%) ARP4761
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Autodesk
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) PTC
2 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) MathWorks
2 1 (3.85%) QNX
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