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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank - - 85
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.70%
As % of the General category - - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
535 406 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.49% 37.18% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 478 364 296
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £24,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) POCO
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) Physics
4 4 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Green Hills
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Military
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) MS Access
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) ERP
6 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MS Access
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (30.00%) Military
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) UML
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) CHAID
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Green Hills
3 2 (20.00%) SAP