The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 166 223 202
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -21
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 76 19 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.26% 0.69%
As % of the General category 2.63% 0.69% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 67 18 45
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2889 2769 2632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.30% 38.57% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 2258 2217
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Automotive
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Manchester +27 40 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Cheshire - 35 £37,500 - 1
Cumbria - 1 £45,000 - 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 39 (29.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 36 (27.48%) SQL Server
3 33 (25.19%) HTML
3 33 (25.19%) .NET
4 29 (22.14%) SQL
5 28 (21.37%) Finance
6 25 (19.08%) T-SQL
7 24 (18.32%) CSS
8 22 (16.79%) Java
8 22 (16.79%) J2EE
8 22 (16.79%) Scrum
9 21 (16.03%) Hibernate
10 20 (15.27%) Spring
11 19 (14.50%) E-Commerce
12 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
14 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
15 15 (11.45%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (11.45%) Relational Database
16 14 (10.69%) cXML
16 14 (10.69%) MS Office
16 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
16 14 (10.69%) VB.NET
16 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (9.92%) TDD
17 13 (9.92%) Data Analysis
17 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
18 12 (9.16%) VBA
18 12 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (9.16%) Visualisation

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (1.53%) OpenStack
1 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.76%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) MS Office
2 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (7.63%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.53%) MS Project
4 2 (1.53%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.53%) Firewall
2 2 (1.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) LAN
3 1 (0.76%) VoIP
3 1 (0.76%) WAN
3 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.45%) Relational Database
3 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.76%) DB2
6 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.11%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.34%) Subversion
3 7 (5.34%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.76%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.76%) JUnit
5 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.76%) Grunt
5 1 (0.76%) Maven
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 39 (29.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 28 (21.37%) Finance
3 6 (4.58%) Marketing
4 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.53%) Retail
5 2 (1.53%) Advertising
5 2 (1.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 80 (61.07%) Developer
2 32 (24.43%) Analyst
3 21 (16.03%) Software Developer
4 20 (15.27%) Java Developer
5 17 (12.98%) Business Analyst
6 16 (12.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 15 (11.45%) .NET Developer
8 14 (10.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (10.69%) VB.NET Developer
9 13 (9.92%) SQL Developer
10 12 (9.16%) Designer
11 9 (6.87%) Developer Analyst
11 9 (6.87%) User Experience Designer
12 8 (6.11%) iOS Developer
12 8 (6.11%) Photoshop Designer
12 8 (6.11%) Software Engineer
13 6 (4.58%) Administrator
14 4 (3.05%) Creative Director
14 4 (3.05%) SQL DBA
14 4 (3.05%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.19%) HTML
1 33 (25.19%) .NET
2 24 (18.32%) CSS
3 22 (16.79%) J2EE
4 21 (16.03%) Hibernate
5 20 (15.27%) Spring
6 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
7 14 (10.69%) cXML
8 8 (6.11%) jQuery
8 8 (6.11%) Web Services
9 7 (5.34%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (2.29%) SOAP
10 3 (2.29%) HTML5
10 3 (2.29%) CSS3
10 3 (2.29%) Ajax
11 2 (1.53%) REST
11 2 (1.53%) Flash
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle ADF
12 1 (0.76%) EDI
12 1 (0.76%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.05%) Animation
3 3 (2.29%) Social Media
4 2 (1.53%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.53%) W3C
5 1 (0.76%) Firmware
5 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.76%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.11%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.82%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) CentOS
3 2 (1.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.79%) Scrum
2 19 (14.50%) E-Commerce
3 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.92%) TDD
4 13 (9.92%) Data Analysis
5 10 (7.63%) Software Engineering
6 9 (6.87%) Project Management
6 9 (6.87%) Analytics
7 8 (6.11%) iOS Development
8 5 (3.82%) Workflow
8 5 (3.82%) OO
8 5 (3.82%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.05%) 3D Modelling
10 3 (2.29%) UML
10 3 (2.29%) Integration Testing
10 3 (2.29%) Pair Programming
10 3 (2.29%) Web Development
10 3 (2.29%) Web Analytics
11 2 (1.53%) Pay per click
11 2 (1.53%) Display Advertising
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.14%) SQL
2 25 (19.08%) T-SQL
3 22 (16.79%) Java
4 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.69%) VB.NET
5 12 (9.16%) VBA
6 9 (6.87%) Python
6 9 (6.87%) Ruby
7 8 (6.11%) C++
7 8 (6.11%) C
8 7 (5.34%) Ada
9 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.53%) C#
9 2 (1.53%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.53%) PHP
9 2 (1.53%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.53%) Degree
3 1 (0.76%) CCNA
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) HP SIM
1 1 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.34%) BT
2 7 (5.34%) Google
3 4 (3.05%) Omniture
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) JBoss
4 2 (1.53%) Adobe
4 2 (1.53%) VMware
4 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco
5 1 (0.76%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) HP
5 1 (0.76%) Intel
5 1 (0.76%) Juniper
5 1 (0.76%) SAP
5 1 (0.76%) Sybase
5 1 (0.76%) ProCurve
5 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.76%) Mitel
5 1 (0.76%) SonicWALL
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