The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 26 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 11 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 5.88% 1.16% 3.96%
As % of the General category 21.15% 3.08% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.84% -16.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 27.81% 37.57% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 55
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,200 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Automotive
Essex

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 July 2014.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Colchester

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (80.95%) Oracle
2 16 (76.19%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) PL/SQL
2 16 (76.19%) J2EE
2 16 (76.19%) JBoss
2 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
3 15 (71.43%) Gradle
3 15 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 15 (71.43%) Maven
3 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 15 (71.43%) JMS
3 15 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 15 (71.43%) Ant
3 15 (71.43%) WebLogic
4 14 (66.67%) Degree
4 14 (66.67%) GlassFish
5 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (61.90%) RDBMS
6 12 (57.14%) Swing
6 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
6 12 (57.14%) Project Management
6 12 (57.14%) CSS
6 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 12 (57.14%) OOP
6 12 (57.14%) OO
6 12 (57.14%) HTML
6 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 12 (57.14%) Ajax
6 12 (57.14%) Computer Science

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 15 (71.43%) WebLogic
3 14 (66.67%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
2 15 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 15 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 13 (61.90%) RDBMS
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Gradle
1 15 (71.43%) Maven
1 15 (71.43%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (4.76%) JMeter
2 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
1 16 (76.19%) Java Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Programmer
3 3 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) J2EE
2 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 15 (71.43%) JMS
3 12 (57.14%) Swing
3 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
3 12 (57.14%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 12 (57.14%) Project Management
2 12 (57.14%) OOP
2 12 (57.14%) OO
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Use Case
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
1 16 (76.19%) PL/SQL
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle
2 16 (76.19%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) IBM