The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 70 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 11 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.45% 1.94% 0.31%
As % of the General category 4.37% 6.70% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 2
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +23.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,250 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Automotive
England

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

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
252 179 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 33.16% 28.96% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 207 146 153
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £29,300 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Automotive
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Automotive Salary Trend in the North East

Automotive
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear -6 11 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
1 9 (81.82%) Manufacturing
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) MCSD
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) MCPD
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) CRM

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (81.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCSD
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (54.55%) MCPD
1 6 (54.55%) Degree