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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 107 102 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 14 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 0.91% 0.33%
As % of the General category 2.26% 3.02% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,900 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
619 497 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.79% 30.08% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 475 397 363
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 25 July 2014.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 23 (52.27%) Linux
3 22 (50.00%) C#
4 18 (40.91%) .NET
5 17 (38.64%) Java
5 17 (38.64%) Python
6 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
7 14 (31.82%) Ruby
7 14 (31.82%) Mac OS X
7 14 (31.82%) Perl
7 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
8 12 (27.27%) Windows
9 11 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (25.00%) Regression Testing
9 11 (25.00%) C++
9 11 (25.00%) QA
9 11 (25.00%) Manual Testing
10 10 (22.73%) jQuery
10 10 (22.73%) Umbraco
10 10 (22.73%) HTML
10 10 (22.73%) C
10 10 (22.73%) CSS
10 10 (22.73%) CMS
10 10 (22.73%) Retail
11 9 (20.45%) XHTML
11 9 (20.45%) HTML5
11 9 (20.45%) CSS3
12 8 (18.18%) Degree
13 7 (15.91%) German Language

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (22.73%) CMS
1 10 (22.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.73%) Retail
2 7 (15.91%) German Language
3 6 (13.64%) French Language
4 4 (9.09%) Italian Language
4 4 (9.09%) Japanese Language
5 2 (4.55%) Electronics
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.27%) Finance
6 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Software Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Test Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Front-End Web Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Senior Web Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Graduate
8 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) CSS
2 10 (22.73%) jQuery
2 10 (22.73%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) CSS3
3 9 (20.45%) HTML5
3 9 (20.45%) XHTML
4 4 (9.09%) WinForms
5 2 (4.55%) MFC
5 2 (4.55%) Qt
6 1 (2.27%) REST
6 1 (2.27%) ATL
6 1 (2.27%) DCOM
6 1 (2.27%) WPF
6 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.55%) CAN bus
2 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Telematics
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Mac OS X
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
4 4 (9.09%) Android
4 4 (9.09%) Windows CE
5 2 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
2 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
3 11 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.55%) Video Processing
6 1 (2.27%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 22 (50.00%) C#
3 17 (38.64%) Java
3 17 (38.64%) Python
4 14 (31.82%) Perl
4 14 (31.82%) Ruby
5 11 (25.00%) C++
6 10 (22.73%) C
7 5 (11.36%) MATLAB
8 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) QNX
3 3 (6.82%) MathWorks
4 1 (2.27%) SAP