The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Automotive
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
297 341 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.52% 29.63% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 265 288 305
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Automotive
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Kent

Automotive
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Military
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago