The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 110 107 130
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 18 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.94% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the General category 2.07% 0.43% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 8
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -34.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Automotive
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
869 695 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.19% 41.77% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 675 535 761
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Automotive
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Cheshire

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Automotive
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Wilmslow - 10 £37,500 -
Macclesfield +12 5 £37,500 +53.06%
Automotive
North West

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 37 (57.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 27 (42.19%) .NET
4 24 (37.50%) SQL
4 24 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 19 (29.69%) Finance
6 15 (23.44%) HTML
6 15 (23.44%) Relational Database
7 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.31%) cXML
8 13 (20.31%) VB.NET
8 13 (20.31%) MS Office
8 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
8 13 (20.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 11 (17.19%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (17.19%) VBA
10 11 (17.19%) Visualisation
11 7 (10.94%) TDD
11 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (10.94%) BT
11 7 (10.94%) C++
11 7 (10.94%) CSS
11 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
11 7 (10.94%) C
11 7 (10.94%) Python
11 7 (10.94%) Ada

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Office
2 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.13%) Fireworks
3 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) Relational Database
3 13 (20.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (17.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.94%) Mercurial
2 7 (10.94%) Subversion
2 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 37 (57.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 19 (29.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (73.44%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Analyst
3 20 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 13 (20.31%) SQL Developer
5 13 (20.31%) VB.NET Developer
5 13 (20.31%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (18.75%) Business Analyst
7 9 (14.06%) Developer Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) iOS Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Administrator
9 4 (6.25%) DBA
9 4 (6.25%) SQL DBA
10 2 (3.13%) Web Designer
10 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Designer
11 1 (1.56%) Software Manager
11 1 (1.56%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) .NET
2 15 (23.44%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 13 (20.31%) cXML
5 7 (10.94%) CSS
6 5 (7.81%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (3.13%) Flash
7 2 (3.13%) Web Services
7 2 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.13%) W3C
2 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) Data Analysis
3 7 (10.94%) TDD
3 7 (10.94%) iOS Development
3 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
4 2 (3.13%) Web Design
4 2 (3.13%) SEO
4 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.13%) Project Management
4 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.13%) UML
4 2 (3.13%) OO
4 2 (3.13%) Integration Testing
4 2 (3.13%) Information Architecture
5 1 (1.56%) OpenUP
5 1 (1.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.56%) Logistics
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL
5 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) SQL
1 24 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 13 (20.31%) VB.NET
3 11 (17.19%) VBA
4 7 (10.94%) C++
4 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) C
4 7 (10.94%) Python
4 7 (10.94%) Ada
5 5 (7.81%) Ruby
6 2 (3.13%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) BT
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe