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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 228 198 205
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 23 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.58% 0.60%
As % of the General category 0.83% 1.62% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 43
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,800 £56,500
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2773 2401 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.24% 35.98% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 1897 2194
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
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 West

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Automotive
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Automotive Salary Trend in the North West

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in the North West

Automotive
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Manchester -2 18 £35,000 -7.89% 8
Cheshire -8 4 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.71%) HTML
3 26 (38.24%) .NET
3 26 (38.24%) CSS
4 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
5 22 (32.35%) C#
6 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
7 18 (26.47%) MVC
7 18 (26.47%) Spring
7 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
7 18 (26.47%) WCF
7 18 (26.47%) jQuery
8 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (25.00%) MySQL
8 17 (25.00%) Web Services
8 17 (25.00%) Java
9 16 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (23.53%) Hibernate
9 16 (23.53%) Web Design
9 16 (23.53%) JIRA
9 16 (23.53%) Confluence
9 16 (23.53%) Mercurial
9 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (23.53%) Bitbucket
10 14 (20.59%) Scrum
11 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
12 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.76%) J2EE

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (23.53%) Confluence
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.41%) MS Project
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) MySQL
2 16 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.53%) Mercurial
2 16 (23.53%) Bitbucket
2 16 (23.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Ranorex
3 2 (2.94%) Xcode
3 2 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
4 1 (1.47%) Grunt
4 1 (1.47%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
1 7 (10.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.82%) Marketing
3 5 (7.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
6 1 (1.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) Senior Developer
3 17 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 16 (23.53%) Senior C# Developer
4 16 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
4 16 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (20.59%) Junior .NET Developer
5 14 (20.59%) Junior C# Developer
5 14 (20.59%) Junior Developer
5 14 (20.59%) Junior
5 14 (20.59%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.41%) UX Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.71%) HTML
2 26 (38.24%) .NET
2 26 (38.24%) CSS
3 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
4 18 (26.47%) Spring
4 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
4 18 (26.47%) WCF
4 18 (26.47%) jQuery
5 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (25.00%) Web Services
6 16 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 16 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (11.76%) J2EE
8 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.94%) HTML5
9 2 (2.94%) EDI
9 2 (2.94%) Ajax
10 1 (1.47%) LINQ
10 1 (1.47%) Grails
10 1 (1.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) iPhone
3 2 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.47%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
1 2 (2.94%) Linux
1 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) MVC
3 16 (23.53%) Web Design
4 14 (20.59%) Scrum
5 11 (16.18%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
6 6 (8.82%) TDD
7 5 (7.35%) Pair Programming
8 4 (5.88%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.88%) ERP
8 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.41%) Online Marketing
9 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.94%) OO
10 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.94%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) JavaScript
2 22 (32.35%) C#
3 17 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.88%) SQL
6 2 (2.94%) VB
6 2 (2.94%) VBA
6 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.94%) VB6
7 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) VCP4
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Google
2 2 (2.94%) SYSPRO
2 2 (2.94%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) Twitter
3 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.47%) SolidWorks
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