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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 219 183 198
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 21 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.66% 0.48%
As % of the General category 0.94% 1.62% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 15
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
2225 2160 1974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.13% 40.90% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1737 1609
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Dorset -20 7 £42,500 +41.66%
Wiltshire +7 5 £35,000 - 1
Bristol -23 5 - - 1
Gloucestershire -8 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £35,000 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (34.21%) C++
2 12 (31.58%) C
3 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
3 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) Embedded C
4 9 (23.68%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 8 (21.05%) UML
5 8 (21.05%) Degree
6 7 (18.42%) Marketing
6 7 (18.42%) Embedded C++
6 7 (18.42%) Firmware
7 6 (15.79%) .NET
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.79%) CSS
7 6 (15.79%) C#
7 6 (15.79%) HTML
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) Data Management
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (15.79%) Coaching
8 5 (13.16%) jQuery
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.16%) Firewall
8 5 (13.16%) Electronics
8 5 (13.16%) Aerospace
8 5 (13.16%) Internet

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) FastStats
2 2 (5.26%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) GSM
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (18.42%) Marketing
2 5 (13.16%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.89%) Avionics
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Publishing
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) IT Support
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
6 5 (13.16%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Campaign Executive
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Principal Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) HTML
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
1 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 6 (15.79%) CSS
2 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
2 5 (13.16%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.63%) WCF
6 1 (2.63%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.68%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) VHDL
4 2 (5.26%) Verilog
4 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Physics
5 1 (2.63%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) UML
3 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (15.79%) Coaching
3 6 (15.79%) Data Management
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Propensity Modelling
5 4 (10.53%) MVC
6 3 (7.89%) B2C
6 3 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 2 (5.26%) CAD
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Service Management
8 1 (2.63%) Data Security
8 1 (2.63%) Validation
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) C++
2 12 (31.58%) C
3 9 (23.68%) Embedded C
4 7 (18.42%) Embedded C++
5 6 (15.79%) C#
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
7 2 (5.26%) Ada
8 1 (2.63%) PHP5
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) VB
8 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) JTAG
2 2 (5.26%) IEC 61508
2 2 (5.26%) DO-178B
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.63%) Alterian
4 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.63%) Sagent
Wiltshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
A L D Automotive Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Crewkerne
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £39999 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago