The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 59 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 8 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.78% 2.24% 0.29%
As % of the General category 5.84% 6.90% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 1
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Automotive
North East

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

General Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
137 174 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.44% 32.52% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 119 140 66
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Automotive
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Automotive
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £50,000 -
Automotive
North East

Automotive
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (100.00%) Retail
1 17 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 17 (100.00%) Kinect
1 17 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 17 (100.00%) Oculus Rift
2 16 (94.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 16 (94.12%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) C++
3 15 (88.24%) Games
4 11 (64.71%) 3D Graphics
4 11 (64.71%) HLSL
4 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
4 11 (64.71%) OpenGL
4 11 (64.71%) DirectX
5 5 (29.41%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) Workflow
6 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (5.88%) Line Management
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
7 1 (5.88%) Adobe
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) OO

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 17 (100.00%) Retail
2 15 (88.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Programmer
2 11 (64.71%) Graphics Programmer
3 4 (23.53%) Tools Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 11 (64.71%) DirectX
2 11 (64.71%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Kinect
1 17 (100.00%) Oculus Rift
1 17 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 11 (64.71%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
2 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
3 4 (23.53%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) HLSL
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe