The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 48 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.70% 1.61% 3.87%
As % of the General category 1.42% 3.67% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £33,750 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
General Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 109 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 49.13% 43.95% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 43
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Automotive
West Midlands

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Automotive
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Solihull

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Yourdon
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) PMI

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
1 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
1 1 (11.11%) Robotics
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Logistics
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Yourdon
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) SysML
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft