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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 210 224 192
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 44 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.32% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.95% 0.92% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 18
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £48,500 £38,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
2253 2076 2217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.02% 35.40% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1773 1638 1797
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,450 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +33 28 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Dorset +12 10 £41,000 -3.52% 3
Bristol -11 6 £37,500 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 38 (61.29%) C#
2 36 (58.06%) .NET
3 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET
4 31 (50.00%) MVC
5 30 (48.39%) SQL Server
6 29 (46.77%) Visual Studio
7 23 (37.10%) SQL
7 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (32.26%) Telecoms
9 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
10 18 (29.03%) Finance
10 18 (29.03%) Banking
10 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
10 18 (29.03%) Entity Framework
11 16 (25.81%) Windows
12 15 (24.19%) Aerospace
13 14 (22.58%) Degree
14 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
15 12 (19.35%) Electronics
15 12 (19.35%) C++
16 11 (17.74%) C
17 10 (16.13%) Data Management
18 9 (14.52%) Publishing
18 9 (14.52%) UML
19 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
20 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
20 7 (11.29%) Linux
21 6 (9.68%) HTML
21 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
21 6 (9.68%) CSS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (1.61%) IBM Domino
1 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) AutoCAD
3 2 (3.23%) CATIA
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) OrCAD
4 1 (1.61%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (46.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) CMake
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Hudson
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (32.26%) Telecoms
2 18 (29.03%) Banking
2 18 (29.03%) Finance
3 15 (24.19%) Aerospace
4 12 (19.35%) Electronics
5 9 (14.52%) Publishing
6 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
7 6 (9.68%) Marketing
8 5 (8.06%) Military
9 4 (6.45%) French Language
10 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) .NET Developer
3 22 (35.48%) C# Developer
4 21 (33.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (24.19%) Web Developer
6 14 (22.58%) .NET Web Developer
6 14 (22.58%) C# Web Developer
7 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Firmware Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) IT Support
9 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Architect
10 3 (4.84%) Design Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Junior
10 3 (4.84%) Software Architect
10 3 (4.84%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) .NET
2 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET
3 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
4 18 (29.03%) Entity Framework
5 6 (9.68%) CSS
5 6 (9.68%) HTML
6 4 (6.45%) Java EE
7 2 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (1.61%) CSS3
8 1 (1.61%) J2EE
8 1 (1.61%) jQuery
8 1 (1.61%) Middleware
8 1 (1.61%) REST
8 1 (1.61%) SOAP
8 1 (1.61%) Spring
8 1 (1.61%) WPF
8 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.23%) Mechatronics
3 1 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.61%) SCADA
3 1 (1.61%) Telematics
3 1 (1.61%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.29%) Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Unix
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (16.13%) Data Management
3 9 (14.52%) UML
4 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.84%) CAD
7 3 (4.84%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.23%) Coaching
8 2 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.23%) ITIL
8 2 (3.23%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.23%) Workflow
9 1 (1.61%) Line Management
9 1 (1.61%) OpenUP
9 1 (1.61%) QMS
9 1 (1.61%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) C#
2 23 (37.10%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) C++
4 11 (17.74%) C
5 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.06%) Java
7 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.45%) Embedded C
7 4 (6.45%) Python
8 3 (4.84%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.61%) Ada
9 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) HNC
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) MISRA
2 2 (3.23%) MISRA C
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) ARP4754
3 1 (1.61%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.61%) DO-160
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Firmware
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Autodesk
3 2 (3.23%) EMC
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) Lotus
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp
4 1 (1.61%) VMware
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