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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 211 222 190
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 28 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.21% 0.46%
As % of the General category 1.25% 0.56% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 14
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Automotive
England

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

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2239 2319 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.35% 38.04% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1748 1701 1812
Average salary £41,000 £41,785 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +8.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Automotive
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Automotive Salary Trend in the South West

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Automotive Salary Histogram in the South West

Automotive
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Wiltshire -3 10 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Gloucestershire +4 9 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Somerset +18 8 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Bristol -25 1 £50,000 +42.85% 7
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (55.10%) C
2 26 (53.06%) C++
3 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.69%) C#
4 17 (34.69%) .NET
5 13 (26.53%) Firmware
6 12 (24.49%) Electronics
6 12 (24.49%) Aerospace
6 12 (24.49%) Degree
7 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (20.41%) Publishing
7 10 (20.41%) MVC
7 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
7 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.37%) Embedded C
8 9 (18.37%) Embedded C++
8 9 (18.37%) Windows
8 9 (18.37%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (16.33%) CSS
9 8 (16.33%) SQL
9 8 (16.33%) HTML
9 8 (16.33%) Java
10 7 (14.29%) MFC
10 7 (14.29%) Ethernet
10 7 (14.29%) EMC
11 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (12.24%) Linux
11 6 (12.24%) UML
12 5 (10.20%) Internet
12 5 (10.20%) Firewall

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (4.08%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) FTP
4 1 (2.04%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.04%) JMeter
1 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.04%) OpenSTA
1 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (24.49%) Electronics
1 12 (24.49%) Aerospace
2 10 (20.41%) Publishing
3 3 (6.12%) Avionics
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Finance
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Software Engineer
2 17 (34.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Design Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Firmware Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) IT Support
8 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Design Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Development Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Help Desk Support
10 1 (2.04%) QA Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
2 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (16.33%) CSS
3 8 (16.33%) HTML
4 7 (14.29%) MFC
5 1 (2.04%) SOAP
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) jQuery
5 1 (2.04%) OAuth
5 1 (2.04%) RESTful
5 1 (2.04%) HTML5
5 1 (2.04%) REST
5 1 (2.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Physics
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.41%) MVC
3 6 (12.24%) UML
3 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (10.20%) Coaching
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (4.08%) TDD
7 2 (4.08%) CAD
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL
8 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.04%) Service Management
8 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Web Development
8 1 (2.04%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.04%) Load Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) C
2 26 (53.06%) C++
3 17 (34.69%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) Embedded C
4 9 (18.37%) Embedded C++
5 8 (16.33%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (4.08%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
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