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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 221 197 184
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 17 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the General category 0.84% 1.29% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 10
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,750 £28,475
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2028 2321 2105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.81% 39.11% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1565 1729 1737
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,000
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 29 May 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 29 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
Gloucestershire -6 6 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Wiltshire -4 5 £32,500 - 11
Somerset - 4 £37,500 - 2
Cornwall - 1 - -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (55.26%) C++
2 20 (52.63%) C
3 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 11 (28.95%) Embedded C
5 10 (26.32%) Electronics
5 10 (26.32%) Aerospace
6 9 (23.68%) Embedded C++
6 9 (23.68%) Firmware
6 9 (23.68%) Degree
6 9 (23.68%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (21.05%) UML
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.42%) C#
8 7 (18.42%) .NET
8 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (13.16%) Firewall
10 5 (13.16%) Internet
10 5 (13.16%) Coaching
10 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
11 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.53%) Publishing
11 4 (10.53%) MVC
12 3 (7.89%) CSS
12 3 (7.89%) MFC
12 3 (7.89%) Windows
12 3 (7.89%) SQL
12 3 (7.89%) HTML

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (5.26%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.63%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) GSM
4 1 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.63%) JMeter
2 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.63%) OpenSTA
2 1 (2.63%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (26.32%) Electronics
1 10 (26.32%) Aerospace
2 4 (10.53%) Publishing
3 3 (7.89%) Avionics
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Design Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) IT Support
6 4 (10.53%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Principal Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) MFC
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) CSS3
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) OAuth
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (5.26%) VHDL
4 2 (5.26%) Verilog
5 1 (2.63%) BBC
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) UML
3 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.16%) Coaching
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) MVC
6 3 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Data Management
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) CAD
8 1 (2.63%) Service Management
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL
8 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.63%) ERP
8 1 (2.63%) B2C
8 1 (2.63%) BDD
8 1 (2.63%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) C++
2 20 (52.63%) C
3 11 (28.95%) Embedded C
4 9 (23.68%) Embedded C++
5 7 (18.42%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) Ada
7 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
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 9 (23.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) EMC
3 2 (5.26%) Autodesk
Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85k-120k +package including car, medical, bonus, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Automotive Robots
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Chippenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Chippenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Lydney
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago