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 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 61 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 15 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.07% 0.69% 1.29%
As % of the General category 6.07% 2.25% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 9
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
247 178 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 34.07% 30.85% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 203 126 175
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,400 £22,275
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 March 2015. 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 -11 12 £32,500 -29.72% 2
Durham - 3 - - 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) Manufacturing
2 17 (73.91%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) Visual Studio
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) MCPD
4 14 (60.87%) Degree
4 14 (60.87%) Scrum
4 14 (60.87%) MCSD
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Validation
6 3 (13.04%) CAD
7 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
7 2 (8.70%) UNIX
7 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.35%) UML
8 1 (4.35%) CRM
8 1 (4.35%) ERP
8 1 (4.35%) CCNA
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (4.35%) HNC
8 1 (4.35%) HND
8 1 (4.35%) SAP
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) Finance
8 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (78.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Validation
4 3 (13.04%) CAD
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) UML
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) MCPD
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
1 14 (60.87%) MCSD
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) HNC
2 1 (4.35%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) SAP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: £18,500 plus Health, Pension, Dental and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago