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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 216 230 186
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 46 18 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.26% 1.00%
As % of the General category 1.50% 0.69% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 69
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
3066 2605 2676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.49% 38.16% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2474 2129 2239
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the North 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +28 45 £37,500 +8.69% 4
Cumbria - 1 £45,000 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 52 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.78%) HTML
3 35 (25.18%) CSS
4 32 (23.02%) .NET
5 30 (21.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 29 (20.86%) SQL Server
6 29 (20.86%) Finance
6 29 (20.86%) Scrum
7 28 (20.14%) Java
8 27 (19.42%) Hibernate
8 27 (19.42%) Spring
9 26 (18.71%) J2EE
10 25 (17.99%) E-Commerce
11 23 (16.55%) SQL
12 22 (15.83%) User Experience
13 21 (15.11%) Mentoring
14 20 (14.39%) T-SQL
15 19 (13.67%) JavaScript
16 17 (12.23%) ASP.NET
17 16 (11.51%) Photoshop
17 16 (11.51%) Adobe Illustrator
18 13 (9.35%) Microsoft
18 13 (9.35%) Git (software)
19 12 (8.63%) Mercurial
19 12 (8.63%) jQuery
19 12 (8.63%) Relational Database
19 12 (8.63%) MS Office
19 12 (8.63%) Web Services
19 12 (8.63%) TDD
20 11 (7.91%) VB.NET

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (3.60%) Confluence
2 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.44%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.72%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 16 (11.51%) Photoshop
1 16 (11.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (8.63%) MS Office
3 11 (7.91%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.88%) MS Project
5 2 (1.44%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.72%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.63%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.76%) MySQL
5 5 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.72%) DB2
6 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (9.35%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.63%) Mercurial
3 11 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.04%) Subversion
5 5 (3.60%) JIRA
5 5 (3.60%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.72%) JUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Grunt
General
1 30 (21.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 29 (20.86%) Finance
3 7 (5.04%) Marketing
4 3 (2.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (59.71%) Developer
2 28 (20.14%) Analyst
3 27 (19.42%) Java Developer
4 20 (14.39%) Software Developer
5 19 (13.67%) Designer
6 17 (12.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 17 (12.23%) User Experience Designer
7 16 (11.51%) .NET Developer
8 14 (10.07%) Photoshop Designer
8 14 (10.07%) Business Analyst
9 12 (8.63%) Senior Developer
10 10 (7.19%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (7.19%) VB.NET Developer
10 10 (7.19%) SQL Developer
11 9 (6.47%) Developer Analyst
11 9 (6.47%) Software Engineer
12 7 (5.04%) iOS Developer
13 6 (4.32%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (4.32%) Project Manager
14 5 (3.60%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.78%) HTML
2 35 (25.18%) CSS
3 32 (23.02%) .NET
4 27 (19.42%) Hibernate
4 27 (19.42%) Spring
5 26 (18.71%) J2EE
6 17 (12.23%) ASP.NET
7 12 (8.63%) jQuery
7 12 (8.63%) Web Services
8 10 (7.19%) cXML
9 7 (5.04%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (4.32%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.60%) WCF
11 5 (3.60%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (2.16%) HTML5
12 3 (2.16%) CSS3
12 3 (2.16%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.44%) REST
13 2 (1.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.83%) User Experience
2 10 (7.19%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.88%) Animation
4 3 (2.16%) Social Media
5 2 (1.44%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.44%) W3C
6 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.04%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.60%) Windows
3 4 (2.88%) Linux
4 2 (1.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.86%) Scrum
3 25 (17.99%) E-Commerce
4 21 (15.11%) Mentoring
5 12 (8.63%) TDD
6 10 (7.19%) Project Management
6 10 (7.19%) Data Analysis
7 9 (6.47%) Software Engineering
7 9 (6.47%) Analytics
8 7 (5.04%) MVC
8 7 (5.04%) Web Design
8 7 (5.04%) iOS Development
9 6 (4.32%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.60%) Workflow
11 4 (2.88%) 3D Modelling
12 3 (2.16%) OO
12 3 (2.16%) B2B
12 3 (2.16%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.16%) Pair Programming
12 3 (2.16%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.14%) Java
2 23 (16.55%) SQL
3 20 (14.39%) T-SQL
4 19 (13.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.91%) VB.NET
6 10 (7.19%) VBA
7 9 (6.47%) Ruby
7 9 (6.47%) Python
8 8 (5.76%) C
9 7 (5.04%) C#
9 7 (5.04%) C++
9 7 (5.04%) Ada
10 3 (2.16%) PHP
11 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.44%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared
1 7 (5.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 13 (9.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) BT
3 6 (4.32%) Google
4 4 (2.88%) Omniture
5 2 (1.44%) Adobe
5 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.72%) JBoss
6 1 (0.72%) SAP
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle
6 1 (0.72%) Sybase
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