The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 24 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 9 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.36% 8.86% 3.28%
As % of the General category 10.71% 17.50% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 2
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £44,250 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Automotive
Essex

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

General Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 80 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 50.00% 50.63% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 76 79 31
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £27,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,200 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Automotive
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Firmware
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (20.00%) C
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Struts
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) JPA
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Hibernate

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) jMock
1 1 (5.00%) Mockito
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Design Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 3 (15.00%) Struts
2 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (10.00%) JPA
3 2 (10.00%) Servlets
3 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) CMMI
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) BPMN
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft