The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 64 51 78
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 26 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.09% 2.81% 1.39%
As % of the General category 4.69% 6.97% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 14
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £39,250 £21,075
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Automotive
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
554 445 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.53% 40.31% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 388 354 352
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £68,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Automotive
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Essex

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Essex

Automotive
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Chelmsford -4 16 £41,250 -0.60%
Saffron Walden +4 2 £37,500 -
Brentwood -7 2 £39,000 -5.45% 1
Colchester -6 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Basildon - 1 £25,500 - 1
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 28 (53.85%) Java
2 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 19 (36.54%) Degree
4 17 (32.69%) J2EE
5 15 (28.85%) Linux
5 15 (28.85%) MVC
5 15 (28.85%) Spring
6 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (26.92%) Struts
6 14 (26.92%) C
6 14 (26.92%) SQL
7 13 (25.00%) JBoss
8 12 (23.08%) Spring MVC
9 11 (21.15%) Servlets
10 10 (19.23%) Windows
10 10 (19.23%) JPA
10 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
11 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
11 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
11 9 (17.31%) HTML
12 8 (15.38%) Project Management
12 8 (15.38%) TDD
12 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (13.46%) Java SE
13 7 (13.46%) Java EE
13 7 (13.46%) Firmware
13 7 (13.46%) C#
13 7 (13.46%) C++
13 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
13 7 (13.46%) EJB

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (25.00%) JBoss
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (3.85%) CATIA
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Wireless
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Ant
1 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
1 5 (9.62%) Maven
2 4 (7.69%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.85%) Mockito
4 2 (3.85%) Gradle
4 2 (3.85%) jMock
4 2 (3.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) TestNG
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Electronics
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 20 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 15 (28.85%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Design Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Design Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (5.77%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.77%) Graduate
8 3 (5.77%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) J2EE
2 15 (28.85%) Spring
3 14 (26.92%) Struts
4 12 (23.08%) Spring MVC
5 11 (21.15%) Servlets
6 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
6 10 (19.23%) JPA
7 9 (17.31%) HTML
8 7 (13.46%) EJB
8 7 (13.46%) CSS
8 7 (13.46%) Java SE
8 7 (13.46%) Java EE
9 3 (5.77%) jQuery
9 3 (5.77%) JSP
9 3 (5.77%) .NET
9 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.77%) JavaBeans
10 2 (3.85%) Ajax
10 2 (3.85%) XML
10 2 (3.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Robotics
5 1 (1.92%) Physics
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Android
3 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 15 (28.85%) MVC
3 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.31%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.38%) TDD
5 8 (15.38%) Project Management
6 6 (11.54%) Time Management
6 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.62%) SDLC
7 5 (9.62%) Validation
7 5 (9.62%) Document Management
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) Open Source
10 2 (3.85%) Network Management
10 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.85%) Web Development
10 2 (3.85%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) C
2 14 (26.92%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) C#
3 7 (13.46%) C++
3 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.54%) Perl
4 6 (11.54%) Embedded C
5 4 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Firmware
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Rackspace
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Basildon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago