The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 80 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.85% 0.095% 0.094%
As % of the General category 2.09% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Automotive
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
479 444 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.94% 42.05% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 410 359 227
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,600 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Automotive
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Automotive Salary Trend in South Wales

Automotive
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in South Wales

Automotive
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cardiff - 5 £40,000 -
Newport - 2 £28,500 -
Automotive
Wales

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) QA
3 17 (56.67%) HTTP
3 17 (56.67%) Objective-C
3 17 (56.67%) REST
4 15 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 11 (36.67%) Mobile Development
6 10 (33.33%) MVVM
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (33.33%) XAML
6 10 (33.33%) C#
6 10 (33.33%) Windows
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) Java
8 7 (23.33%) Android
8 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) Android SDK
8 7 (23.33%) Android Development
9 6 (20.00%) iOS SDK
9 6 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) CRM
10 5 (16.67%) Retail
10 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (13.33%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (13.33%) Big Data
11 4 (13.33%) Subversion
11 4 (13.33%) Fixed Income

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
2 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Big Data
1 4 (13.33%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (10.00%) Military
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Mobile Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Analyst
5 7 (23.33%) Android Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Project Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) SAS Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Risk Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) REST
2 7 (23.33%) Android SDK
3 6 (20.00%) iOS SDK
4 4 (13.33%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 4 (13.33%) Physics
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
4 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (36.67%) Mobile Development
3 10 (33.33%) MVVM
4 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Android Development
5 6 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) CRM
7 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.33%) UML
8 3 (10.00%) ERP
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) CHAID
9 1 (3.33%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Risk Analytics
9 1 (3.33%) Analytics
9 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Objective-C
2 10 (33.33%) XAML
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) C
5 4 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Green Hills
3 3 (10.00%) SAP