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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 49 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.36% 0.73% 1.69%
As % of the General category 1.64% 1.48% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £31,500 £33,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
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
61 135 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 21.79% 49.09% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 46
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET