The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 28 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.66% 2.07% 5.04%
As % of the General category 1.75% 5.08% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -7.51%
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 Colchester region.

General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
57 59 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 37.75% 40.69% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 60
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,400 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Automotive
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Colchester

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jMock
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) J2SE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (20.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) jMock
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SolidWorks
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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