The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 61 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.56% 0.18% 1.39%
As % of the General category 1.86% 0.81% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Automotive
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
161 124 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.04% 21.83% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 128 112 106
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Automotive
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Automotive
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £52,500 -
Tamworth - 1 £26,000 -
Automotive
West Midlands

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) TargetLink
3 7 (58.33%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (58.33%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (58.33%) Simulink
3 7 (58.33%) Stateflow
3 7 (58.33%) Assembly Language
3 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (58.33%) MathWorks
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) Yourdon
3 7 (58.33%) MKS
3 7 (58.33%) Electronics
3 7 (58.33%) Validation
3 7 (58.33%) UML
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (58.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) CISSP
5 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) HPUX
5 1 (8.33%) Java

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) TargetLink
2 7 (58.33%) Simulink
2 7 (58.33%) Stateflow
2 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (58.33%) Yourdon
1 7 (58.33%) Validation
1 7 (58.33%) UML
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Assembly Language
1 7 (58.33%) C
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) MathWorks
2 7 (58.33%) MKS
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle