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 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 - 67 68
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.56% 0.19%
As % of the General category - 1.84% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £42,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +80.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
205 163 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.39% 30.30% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 180 128 94
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,400 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Tester
1 1 (100.00%) IT Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree