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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 33 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.45% 2.14% -
As % of the General category 8.33% 6.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
48 61 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 29.45% 32.62% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 36
Average salary £26,000 £44,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +27.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,025 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Colchester

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Struts
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Swing
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) JMS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) jMock
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Struts
4 1 (25.00%) Swing
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft