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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 80 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 17 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.69% 1.84% 2.40%
As % of the General category 3.99% 4.04% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 30
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £26,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
426 594 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.30% 45.52% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 316 467 468
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +5 7 £30,000 -40.00%
Colchester -2 2 £58,750 +30.55%
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) Project Management
3 21 (42.86%) Degree
4 20 (40.82%) Java
5 15 (30.61%) JBoss
5 15 (30.61%) Spring
6 14 (28.57%) J2EE
7 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
8 12 (24.49%) Hibernate
9 11 (22.45%) SQL
9 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
9 11 (22.45%) HTML
9 11 (22.45%) CSS
9 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
10 10 (20.41%) Finance
10 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (18.37%) Swing
11 9 (18.37%) OOP
11 9 (18.37%) OO
11 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
11 9 (18.37%) Ajax
12 8 (16.33%) WebSphere
12 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (16.33%) Use Case
12 8 (16.33%) Social Media
12 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
12 8 (16.33%) Oracle
12 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
12 8 (16.33%) Change Management
12 8 (16.33%) Cyberthreat

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (30.61%) JBoss
2 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
2 8 (16.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (14.29%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.04%) InDesign
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) Ant
2 3 (6.12%) Gradle
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Selenium
3 1 (2.04%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
1 15 (30.61%) Java Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Graduate
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) IT Graduate
4 8 (16.33%) Java Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Spring
2 14 (28.57%) J2EE
3 12 (24.49%) Hibernate
4 11 (22.45%) CSS
4 11 (22.45%) HTML
5 9 (18.37%) Ajax
5 9 (18.37%) Swing
6 4 (8.16%) Java EE
6 4 (8.16%) JMS
6 4 (8.16%) Spring MVC
6 4 (8.16%) Struts
7 3 (6.12%) JPA
8 2 (4.08%) JavaBeans
8 2 (4.08%) JSP
8 2 (4.08%) Servlets
9 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.04%) JDBC
9 1 (2.04%) LESS
9 1 (2.04%) Sass
9 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.33%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (16.33%) Social Media
4 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) Project Management
3 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.37%) OO
3 9 (18.37%) OOP
4 8 (16.33%) Change Management
4 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.33%) Use Case
5 7 (14.29%) BPMN
5 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) SDLC
5 7 (14.29%) UML
6 5 (10.20%) MVC
7 4 (8.16%) Document Management
7 4 (8.16%) TDD
7 4 (8.16%) Validation
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.04%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) Java
2 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) ABAP
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) CRD IV
1 1 (2.04%) MISRA
1 1 (2.04%) MISRA C
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) New Relic
3 1 (2.04%) SAP