The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 409 444 460
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 610 516 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.34% 1.12% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 461 399 388
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45384 45979 46144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.87% 44.08% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35892 35598 37081
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Automotive
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automotive within the UK.

Automotive Salary Trend in the UK

Automotive
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Automotive Salary Histogram in the UK

Automotive
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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
England +28 561 £42,500 +6.25% 175
South East +6 166 £50,000 +17.64% 48
London +63 146 £45,000 +12.50% 21
West Midlands -43 76 £38,500 -3.75% 37
Berkshire +30 66 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Surrey +7 54 £52,500 +5.00% 14
East of England -4 54 £40,000 - 21
East Midlands +49 40 £40,000 +15.10% 16
Hungerford +5 40 £34,000 - 1
Derbyshire +41 27 £40,000 +42.85% 5
Derby +35 27 £40,000 +42.85% 4
Essex +6 25 £40,000 - 13
North West -25 22 £35,000 -6.66% 13
South West -31 22 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Walton-on-Thames - 22 £52,500 - 3
Coventry -24 20 £38,500 -3.75% 8
Buckinghamshire -1 18 £48,750 +12.06% 5
Wales -5 18 £45,000 - 6
South Wales -7 18 £45,000 - 2
City of London +6 17 £65,000 - 8
Yorkshire +4 17 £34,000 +4.61% 6
Cardiff - 17 £45,000 -
Hampshire +1 16 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Manchester -2 16 £35,000 -7.89% 8
Cambridgeshire -8 16 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Worcestershire -4 15 £40,000 +23.07% 6
North East -4 15 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Birmingham +2 14 £35,000 - 5
Cambridge -5 13 £41,250 +14.58% 5
Tyne and Wear -6 12 £32,500 -29.72% 2

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 311 (24.57%) Degree
2 264 (20.85%) C#
3 250 (19.75%) Finance
4 245 (19.35%) C++
5 229 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
6 225 (17.77%) Software Engineering
7 199 (15.72%) C
7 199 (15.72%) JavaScript
8 198 (15.64%) Microsoft
9 195 (15.40%) Java
10 190 (15.01%) HTML
11 189 (14.93%) .NET
12 169 (13.35%) Manufacturing
13 166 (13.11%) CSS
14 164 (12.95%) Marketing
15 157 (12.40%) SQL
16 152 (12.01%) Windows
17 148 (11.69%) SQL Server
18 139 (10.98%) Linux
19 123 (9.72%) Project Management
19 123 (9.72%) OO
19 123 (9.72%) Aerospace
20 118 (9.32%) MS Excel
21 115 (9.08%) ASP.NET
22 112 (8.85%) XML
23 107 (8.45%) UML
23 107 (8.45%) jQuery
23 107 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
24 105 (8.29%) Telecoms
25 102 (8.06%) OOP

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 34 (2.69%) IIS
2 30 (2.37%) CMS
3 19 (1.50%) Node.js
4 17 (1.34%) nginx
4 17 (1.34%) Apache Solr
4 17 (1.34%) Confluence
5 16 (1.26%) WebSphere
6 14 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
6 14 (1.11%) Apache
7 13 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.03%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.03%) WordPress
8 9 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
9 8 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.63%) JBoss
10 7 (0.55%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.39%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 118 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.58%) MS Office
3 47 (3.71%) Simulink
4 37 (2.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 33 (2.61%) Photoshop
6 25 (1.97%) TargetLink
7 18 (1.42%) MS Project
8 15 (1.18%) FrameMaker
9 11 (0.87%) Stateflow
9 11 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (0.79%) MS Visio
11 9 (0.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 5 (0.39%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.32%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.32%) CATIA
14 3 (0.24%) FastStats
15 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.16%) RoboHelp
15 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (2.29%) SAP SCM
2 24 (1.90%) SAP LE
3 16 (1.26%) SAP SD
4 12 (0.95%) SAP MM
5 11 (0.87%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.71%) SAP WM
7 8 (0.63%) SAP R/3
7 8 (0.63%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (0.63%) SAP CO
7 8 (0.63%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.55%) SAP PLM
9 5 (0.39%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 3 (0.24%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.24%) SAP PP
11 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.16%) SAP APO
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.11%) GitHub
3 8 (0.63%) IaaS
3 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.63%) PaaS
4 6 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.24%) SaaS
6 2 (0.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.05%) Profibus
2 22 (1.74%) Internet
3 18 (1.42%) HTTP
4 17 (1.34%) Firewall
5 15 (1.18%) Ethernet
6 14 (1.11%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.87%) Wireless
8 10 (0.79%) Modbus
9 9 (0.71%) TETRA
9 9 (0.71%) DNS
10 7 (0.55%) SAN
11 6 (0.47%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.39%) DHCP
13 4 (0.32%) VoIP
13 4 (0.32%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.32%) Network Security
14 2 (0.16%) 3G
14 2 (0.16%) Intranet
15 1 (0.079%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 74 (5.85%) MySQL
3 33 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (2.61%) Relational Database
4 28 (2.21%) Big Data
5 24 (1.90%) MongoDB
6 21 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (0.95%) DB2
11 12 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.63%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.55%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.47%) MS Access
15 5 (0.39%) QlikView
16 4 (0.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 90 (7.11%) Visual Studio
2 49 (3.87%) Git (software)
3 34 (2.69%) Subversion
4 24 (1.90%) JIRA
5 21 (1.66%) JUnit
6 20 (1.58%) Eclipse
7 18 (1.42%) Selenium
8 17 (1.34%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.26%) Bitbucket
10 15 (1.18%) Cucumber
10 15 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
10 15 (1.18%) Mercurial
11 14 (1.11%) NUnit
11 14 (1.11%) Jasmine
12 12 (0.95%) PhantomJS
12 12 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
13 11 (0.87%) VectorCAST
14 10 (0.79%) Jenkins
15 9 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 250 (19.75%) Finance
2 169 (13.35%) Manufacturing
3 164 (12.95%) Marketing
4 123 (9.72%) Aerospace
5 105 (8.29%) Telecoms
6 80 (6.32%) Retail
7 79 (6.24%) Electronics
8 29 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 27 (2.13%) Banking
10 25 (1.97%) Publishing
11 23 (1.82%) Games
11 23 (1.82%) Advertising
12 17 (1.34%) German Language
13 16 (1.26%) Welsh Language
14 12 (0.95%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.87%) Legal
16 10 (0.79%) Back Office
17 6 (0.47%) Law
17 6 (0.47%) Czech Language
17 6 (0.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 420 (33.18%) Developer
2 129 (10.19%) Senior Developer
3 128 (10.11%) Software Engineer
4 121 (9.56%) Software Developer
5 117 (9.24%) Analyst
6 79 (6.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 63 (4.98%) Architect
8 62 (4.90%) .NET Developer
9 59 (4.66%) Project Manager
10 58 (4.58%) Java Developer
11 57 (4.50%) Consultant
12 56 (4.42%) Business Analyst
13 54 (4.27%) Junior
14 53 (4.19%) C# Developer
15 52 (4.11%) C++ Developer
16 44 (3.48%) Junior Developer
17 41 (3.24%) Web Developer
17 41 (3.24%) C# .NET Developer
18 40 (3.16%) Senior Software Developer
19 35 (2.76%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (15.01%) HTML
2 189 (14.93%) .NET
3 166 (13.11%) CSS
4 115 (9.08%) ASP.NET
5 112 (8.85%) XML
6 107 (8.45%) jQuery
7 86 (6.79%) HTML5
8 68 (5.37%) .NET Framework
9 62 (4.90%) CSS3
10 60 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 56 (4.42%) Web Services
12 48 (3.79%) Ajax
13 46 (3.63%) REST
14 43 (3.40%) XML Schema
15 42 (3.32%) J2EE
16 34 (2.69%) AngularJS
17 32 (2.53%) WCF
18 31 (2.45%) Spring
19 24 (1.90%) LAMP
20 23 (1.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 107 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (7.98%) Computer Science
3 58 (4.58%) Mathematics
4 48 (3.79%) Embedded Systems
5 47 (3.71%) Telematics
6 43 (3.40%) User Experience
7 38 (3.00%) Physics
8 35 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 35 (2.76%) Algorithms
9 34 (2.69%) Blackberry
10 33 (2.61%) BBC
11 32 (2.53%) Management Information System
12 29 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (1.90%) Open Source
14 22 (1.74%) CAN bus
15 19 (1.50%) Statistics
16 16 (1.26%) FMCG
17 14 (1.11%) Digital Media
18 11 (0.87%) Device Driver
19 10 (0.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 152 (12.01%) Windows
2 139 (10.98%) Linux
3 75 (5.92%) UNIX
4 49 (3.87%) Apple iOS
5 44 (3.48%) Android
6 17 (1.34%) Debian
7 10 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.71%) Solaris
9 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.47%) HPUX
12 5 (0.39%) AIX
12 5 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.24%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.079%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (17.77%) Software Engineering
3 123 (9.72%) OO
3 123 (9.72%) Project Management
4 107 (8.45%) UML
5 102 (8.06%) OOP
6 94 (7.42%) MVC
7 80 (6.32%) TDD
7 80 (6.32%) Scrum
8 79 (6.24%) Digital Marketing
9 71 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 62 (4.90%) Use Case
10 62 (4.90%) Web Development
11 59 (4.66%) Software Architecture
12 57 (4.50%) Static Code Analysis
13 56 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 54 (4.27%) E-Commerce
15 52 (4.11%) Validation
16 51 (4.03%) Data Modelling
17 49 (3.87%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 264 (20.85%) C#
2 245 (19.35%) C++
3 199 (15.72%) C
3 199 (15.72%) JavaScript
4 195 (15.40%) Java
5 157 (12.40%) SQL
6 79 (6.24%) Embedded C
7 60 (4.74%) Embedded C++
8 44 (3.48%) MATLAB
9 42 (3.32%) T-SQL
10 41 (3.24%) COBOL
11 40 (3.16%) PHP
12 39 (3.08%) Python
13 35 (2.76%) Assembly Language
14 34 (2.69%) Ruby
15 32 (2.53%) VB
16 31 (2.45%) Objective-C
17 29 (2.29%) Ada
17 29 (2.29%) VB.NET
18 23 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 311 (24.57%) Degree
2 33 (2.61%) VCP4
3 26 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.58%) PMI Certification
5 18 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 16 (1.26%) ECDL
6 16 (1.26%) MBA
7 14 (1.11%) PMP
7 14 (1.11%) MCPD
7 14 (1.11%) MCSD
7 14 (1.11%) ISEB
8 10 (0.79%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.55%) MCSE
10 6 (0.47%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.39%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.39%) CISSP
11 5 (0.39%) CISA
11 5 (0.39%) CISM
11 5 (0.39%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (6.79%) QA
2 19 (1.50%) SLA
3 17 (1.34%) JTAG
4 10 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.63%) IEC 61508
6 7 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 6 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.39%) DO-178B
8 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.079%) P3O
9 1 (0.079%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.079%) TickIT
9 1 (0.079%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 67 (5.29%) Firmware
2 37 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.39%) Samba
5 5 (0.39%) Varnish
5 5 (0.39%) KVM
6 4 (0.32%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.24%) RHEV
8 1 (0.079%) XenApp
8 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.47%) Puppet
3 5 (0.39%) ZABBIX
3 5 (0.39%) HAProxy
3 5 (0.39%) StatsD
3 5 (0.39%) logstash
3 5 (0.39%) Kibana
3 5 (0.39%) Graphite
3 5 (0.39%) Legato
4 3 (0.24%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.079%) Nagios
5 1 (0.079%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 198 (15.64%) Microsoft
2 93 (7.35%) SAP
3 63 (4.98%) Oracle
4 34 (2.69%) Adobe
5 29 (2.29%) EMC
6 27 (2.13%) Cisco
7 22 (1.74%) Google
7 22 (1.74%) Freescale
8 19 (1.50%) Fujitsu
9 18 (1.42%) MKS
10 15 (1.18%) IBM
11 14 (1.11%) New Relic
12 12 (0.95%) HP
12 12 (0.95%) FatWire
12 12 (0.95%) VMware
12 12 (0.95%) Endeca
12 12 (0.95%) hybris
13 10 (0.79%) Tableau
13 10 (0.79%) Atmel
13 10 (0.79%) Yahoo!
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Profit share bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benifits Package & Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35k to 75k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Derbyshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £17,000-£20,000, PLUS Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Premier Engineering
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
CDK Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday