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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 105 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.17% 0.73% -
As % of the General category 0.50% 2.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £48,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
400 440 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.36% 35.71% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 344 388 202
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Maidstone - 2 £48,750 -
Automotive
South East

Automotive
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) People Management

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Kent
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
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