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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 85 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.90% 0.19% -
As % of the General category 2.76% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Automotive
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
254 215 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 32.77% 41.43% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 179 161 153
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Automotive
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Dorset

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Dorset

Automotive
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Poole - 1 £70,000 -
Automotive
South West

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (50.00%) C++
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware
1 6 (50.00%) UML
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) PHP5

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) UML
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Product Management
2 1 (8.33%) OOP
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Security
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) PHP5
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware