The 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 44 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.22% 2.56% 2.76%
As % of the General category 3.77% 5.69% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £37,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Automotive
West Midlands

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

General Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
106 123 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 32.42% 45.05% 51.97%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 74
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £50,000 £58,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) MS Office
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (7.14%) CISM
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) CSS3
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) VMware