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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 98 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 9 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 0.77% 0.73%
As % of the General category 2.52% 2.19% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 4
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 £31,500 £26,950 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £45,750
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
357 638 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.04% 35.31% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 284 489 408
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £29,660 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 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 14 (50.00%) C++
2 13 (46.43%) Degree
3 12 (42.86%) C
3 12 (42.86%) Windows
4 10 (35.71%) Electronics
5 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 8 (28.57%) C#
6 7 (25.00%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) HTML
7 6 (21.43%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.86%) CAD
8 5 (17.86%) .NET
8 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
9 4 (14.29%) UNIX
9 4 (14.29%) PTC
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
9 4 (14.29%) Autodesk
9 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (10.71%) Physics
10 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
10 3 (10.71%) Android
10 3 (10.71%) Python
10 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.71%) Perl
10 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
11 2 (7.14%) Objective-C

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (3.57%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (35.71%) Electronics
2 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (3.57%) German Language
5 1 (3.57%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.57%) Japanese Language
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Author
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Author
3 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Sales Director
3 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Writer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) Sass
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
4 1 (3.57%) WinForms
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (10.71%) Physics
3 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Android
5 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.14%) Windows CE
6 1 (3.57%) Symbian OS
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) CAD
3 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) PDM
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Kanban
5 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) BDD
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C++
2 12 (42.86%) C
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 7 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Python
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) Perl
7 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.57%) ARP4754
1 1 (3.57%) ARP4761
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Autodesk
1 4 (14.29%) PTC
2 2 (7.14%) QNX
3 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.57%) MathWorks
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
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