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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 10 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.90% - 5.53%
As % of the General category 25.64% - 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 10
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 Colchester region.

General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 46 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 26.90% 28.05% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 49
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,000 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £48,500
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 30 September 2014.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Colchester

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Java
1 17 (77.27%) J2EE
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle
1 17 (77.27%) JBoss
2 16 (72.73%) PL/SQL
2 16 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 16 (72.73%) Relational Database
3 15 (68.18%) NoSQL
3 15 (68.18%) Gradle
3 15 (68.18%) Hibernate
3 15 (68.18%) Maven
3 15 (68.18%) Ant
3 15 (68.18%) WebLogic
3 15 (68.18%) JMS
3 15 (68.18%) Data Mining
4 14 (63.64%) GlassFish
5 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (59.09%) RDBMS
6 12 (54.55%) Project Management
6 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 12 (54.55%) Swing
6 12 (54.55%) HTML
6 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
6 12 (54.55%) CSS
6 12 (54.55%) OOP
6 12 (54.55%) OO
6 12 (54.55%) Ajax
6 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
6 12 (54.55%) Degree

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 16 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 15 (68.18%) WebLogic
3 14 (63.64%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) Relational Database
2 15 (68.18%) Data Mining
2 15 (68.18%) NoSQL
3 13 (59.09%) RDBMS
4 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Ant
1 15 (68.18%) Maven
1 15 (68.18%) Gradle
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.55%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
1 17 (77.27%) Java Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) J2EE
2 15 (68.18%) JMS
2 15 (68.18%) Hibernate
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) Swing
3 12 (54.55%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (4.55%) Java SE
5 1 (4.55%) Java EE
5 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.55%) J2SE
5 1 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) OOP
2 12 (54.55%) OO
2 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 12 (54.55%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Use Case
4 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) PL/SQL
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle
1 17 (77.27%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) SolidWorks