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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 218 199 189
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 28 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.14% 1.42% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 16
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.84%
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
2460 2246 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.72% 36.56% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1943 1725 1745
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +5 11 £32,500 -0.76% 26
Somerset +5 6 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Gloucestershire -24 5 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Dorset +2 3 £37,500 - 1
Bristol -12 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (58.33%) C
2 26 (54.17%) C++
3 22 (45.83%) .NET
4 19 (39.58%) C#
5 15 (31.25%) Electronics
5 15 (31.25%) Aerospace
6 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 13 (27.08%) Degree
8 12 (25.00%) Windows
9 11 (22.92%) SQL
10 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 10 (20.83%) EMC
10 10 (20.83%) MVC
10 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (18.75%) Publishing
11 9 (18.75%) Ethernet
11 9 (18.75%) CSS
11 9 (18.75%) MFC
11 9 (18.75%) HTML
12 8 (16.67%) Java
13 7 (14.58%) Firmware
14 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 6 (12.50%) Linux
14 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 5 (10.42%) Embedded C
16 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
17 3 (6.25%) TDD
17 3 (6.25%) Front Office
17 3 (6.25%) PHP
17 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (4.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.08%) CATIA
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) JMeter
1 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.08%) OpenSTA
1 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (31.25%) Electronics
1 15 (31.25%) Aerospace
2 9 (18.75%) Publishing
3 3 (6.25%) Avionics
3 3 (6.25%) Front Office
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Design Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) .NET Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Software Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Electronics Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.08%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) .NET
2 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (18.75%) CSS
3 9 (18.75%) HTML
3 9 (18.75%) MFC
4 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.17%) jQuery
5 2 (4.17%) HTML5
5 2 (4.17%) REST
5 2 (4.17%) CSS3
5 2 (4.17%) SOAP
6 1 (2.08%) Spring
6 1 (2.08%) J2EE
6 1 (2.08%) OAuth
6 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.08%) BBC
2 1 (2.08%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.83%) MVC
3 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.25%) TDD
5 2 (4.17%) Scrum
5 2 (4.17%) CAD
5 2 (4.17%) Project Management
5 2 (4.17%) Web Development
5 2 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.08%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.08%) Kanban
6 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.08%) BDD
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.08%) Pair Programming
6 1 (2.08%) Content Management
6 1 (2.08%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) C
2 26 (54.17%) C++
3 19 (39.58%) C#
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (10.42%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.25%) PHP
8 2 (4.17%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) EMC
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
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