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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 62 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.55% 0.85% -
As % of the General category 3.75% 2.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
240 238 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 41.45% 33.90% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 167 161 179
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 April 2016.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Dorset

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) Aerospace
2 9 (52.94%) Electronics
2 9 (52.94%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) C
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) UML
2 9 (52.94%) Firmware
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Marketing
4 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
4 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 4 (23.53%) DO-160
5 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (23.53%) French Language
5 4 (23.53%) Java EE
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (17.65%) OrCAD

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) OrCAD
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (5.88%) CMake
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Hudson
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 10 (58.82%) Aerospace
2 9 (52.94%) Electronics
3 6 (35.29%) Marketing
4 4 (23.53%) French Language
5 3 (17.65%) Military
6 2 (11.76%) Advertising
6 2 (11.76%) Banking
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Firmware Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Account Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Account Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Account Director
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) CSS3
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (17.65%) VHDL
3 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) UML
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C
1 9 (52.94%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++
3 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) DO-160
2 2 (11.76%) QA
3 1 (5.88%) ARP4754
3 1 (5.88%) DO-254
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) EMC