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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 19 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 16 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 8.70% 6.50% 2.82%
As % of the General category 14.29% 12.50% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 2
Average salary £41,250 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £37,750 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £42,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
112 64 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 60.87% 52.03% 45.07%
Number of salaries quoted 97 60 25
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,164 £27,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 August 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (44.44%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) J2EE
2 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Spring
3 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Struts
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) JPA
5 8 (29.63%) Servlets
5 8 (29.63%) Spring MVC
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
6 7 (25.93%) Firmware
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 7 (25.93%) C
7 6 (22.22%) Embedded C
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (18.52%) Document Management
8 5 (18.52%) Validation
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
9 4 (14.81%) EJB
9 4 (14.81%) JBoss
9 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) Java SE
9 4 (14.81%) Java EE
9 4 (14.81%) SDLC

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
1 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (3.70%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) jMock
2 1 (3.70%) TestNG
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Design Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Design Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate
6 3 (11.11%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Technician
8 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Technician
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) J2EE
1 11 (40.74%) Spring
2 10 (37.04%) Struts
3 9 (33.33%) JPA
4 8 (29.63%) Spring MVC
4 8 (29.63%) Servlets
5 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
6 4 (14.81%) EJB
6 4 (14.81%) Java SE
6 4 (14.81%) Java EE
7 3 (11.11%) JSP
7 3 (11.11%) JavaBeans
8 2 (7.41%) HTML
9 1 (3.70%) CSS
9 1 (3.70%) jQuery
9 1 (3.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Physics
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Document Management
5 5 (18.52%) Validation
6 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) CMMI
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Time Management
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) Change Control
9 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) C
4 6 (22.22%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft