The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 139 143 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.15% 0.098%
As % of the General category 0.68% 0.35% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +17.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
884 849 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.63% 42.66% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 753 635 592
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Automotive
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Automotive
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
Royston - 2 £40,000 -
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Device Driver
2 6 (35.29%) QNX
2 6 (35.29%) Firmware
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) SugarCRM
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) FreeBSD
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Electronics
5 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) CAD

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (23.53%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Development Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Device Driver
2 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) FreeBSD
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) CRM
2 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) CAD
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PHP
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) QNX
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) EMC