The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 145 162 154
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 11 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.74% 0.62% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Automotive
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1488 1615 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.88% 43.67% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1042 732
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £62,500 £62,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Automotive
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Scotland

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Scotland

Automotive
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Edinburgh +1 4 £50,000 +48.14%
Glasgow - 4 £40,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £24,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (38.89%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) Telematics
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (22.22%) SLA
4 4 (22.22%) Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 3 (16.67%) DirectX
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Qt
5 3 (16.67%) GCC
5 3 (16.67%) Clang
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) VB
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
1 1 (5.56%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) GCC
1 3 (16.67%) Clang
2 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.56%) Grunt
2 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.56%) Bower
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Avionics
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 3 (16.67%) DirectX
1 3 (16.67%) Qt
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) D3.js
3 1 (5.56%) Sass
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Telematics
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) ERP
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Security
6 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP