The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 112 123 131
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 19 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.44% 0.89%
As % of the General category 2.21% 1.37% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 24
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,792
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.75%
Automotive
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
860 732 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.80% 32.53% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 649 606 741
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,450 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automotive across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Automotive
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automotive across the Cambridgeshire region.

Automotive Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Automotive
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 17 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (56.60%) C#
2 26 (49.06%) Software Engineering
3 25 (47.17%) Linux
4 24 (45.28%) .NET
5 22 (41.51%) Windows
6 21 (39.62%) C++
7 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
7 16 (30.19%) Degree
8 15 (28.30%) Electronics
9 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
10 12 (22.64%) Python
10 12 (22.64%) C
10 12 (22.64%) Java
11 9 (16.98%) Perl
11 9 (16.98%) Mac OS X
11 9 (16.98%) Ruby
11 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
12 8 (15.09%) Device Driver
12 8 (15.09%) MATLAB
13 7 (13.21%) CSS
13 7 (13.21%) XHTML
13 7 (13.21%) HTML
13 7 (13.21%) CMS
13 7 (13.21%) Retail
13 7 (13.21%) WinForms
13 7 (13.21%) HTML5
13 7 (13.21%) CSS3
13 7 (13.21%) jQuery
13 7 (13.21%) Umbraco
14 6 (11.32%) Manual Testing

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (13.21%) CMS
1 7 (13.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Simulink
1 2 (3.77%) MS Project
2 1 (1.89%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (28.30%) Electronics
2 7 (13.21%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) French Language
3 4 (7.55%) German Language
3 4 (7.55%) Italian Language
3 4 (7.55%) Japanese Language
4 3 (5.66%) Swedish Language
4 3 (5.66%) Finnish Language
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Finance
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Software Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Test Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Web Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Web Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Development Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) CSS
2 7 (13.21%) XHTML
2 7 (13.21%) HTML
2 7 (13.21%) WinForms
2 7 (13.21%) HTML5
2 7 (13.21%) CSS3
2 7 (13.21%) jQuery
3 5 (9.43%) MFC
4 4 (7.55%) WPF
4 4 (7.55%) REST
4 4 (7.55%) ATL
4 4 (7.55%) DCOM
4 4 (7.55%) SOAP
5 2 (3.77%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Device Driver
2 4 (7.55%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (7.55%) VHDL
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.89%) Firmware
5 1 (1.89%) DTV
5 1 (1.89%) Telematics
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Linux
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) Mac OS X
4 5 (9.43%) Windows CE
4 5 (9.43%) Android
5 2 (3.77%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Software Engineering
2 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
3 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
4 6 (11.32%) Manual Testing
4 6 (11.32%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (7.55%) Signal Processing
6 3 (5.66%) Business Development
7 2 (3.77%) Video Processing
8 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.89%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (1.89%) Image Processing
8 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) C#
2 21 (39.62%) C++
3 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.64%) Python
4 12 (22.64%) C
4 12 (22.64%) Java
5 9 (16.98%) Perl
5 9 (16.98%) Ruby
6 8 (15.09%) MATLAB
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) MathWorks
2 5 (9.43%) QNX
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
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