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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 447 494 442
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -52
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 571 435 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.13% 0.91% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 429 320 454
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,400 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,792
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.75%

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
50334 47793 52397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.82% 45.00% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38727 37723 43786
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 28 August 2014 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 28 August 2014. 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 +54 544 £42,500 +13.33% 220
West Midlands 0 129 £41,000 +12.32% 25
London +51 114 £55,000 +8.91% 12
South East -29 114 £45,000 +5.88% 31
East of England +37 80 £40,875 +23.86% 19
North West -2 46 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Warwickshire +23 38 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Manchester +14 36 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South West -11 33 £37,500 +15.38% 28
Essex +28 31 £40,000 -1.84% 5
Coventry +5 31 £41,000 +26.15% 4
Buckinghamshire -8 29 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surrey -20 26 £53,750 +25.00% 6
Hampshire -5 25 £36,250 +13.28% 9
Berkshire -4 23 £53,750 +19.44% 7
Milton Keynes -5 22 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 19 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Bedfordshire - 19 £60,000 - 5
Cambridge +2 17 £40,000 +33.33% 8
East Midlands -3 17 £40,000 +18.51% 10
Warwick +26 15 £40,000 +6.66% 1
City of London +2 14 £40,000 -17.52% 2
Birmingham -1 14 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Yorkshire -31 14 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Luton - 12 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire +1 11 £37,500 +15.38% 17
Reading +1 10 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Hertfordshire -4 10 £31,000 +6.89%
Staffordshire - 10 £37,500 - 1
Solihull -2 9 £35,000 -17.64% 1

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 264 (21.20%) .NET
2 254 (20.40%) C#
3 242 (19.44%) Finance
4 239 (19.20%) HTML
5 229 (18.39%) SQL
6 210 (16.87%) JavaScript
7 206 (16.55%) SQL Server
8 205 (16.47%) CSS
9 197 (15.82%) Degree
10 196 (15.74%) Project Management
11 189 (15.18%) Java
12 169 (13.57%) Marketing
13 162 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
14 160 (12.85%) ASP.NET
15 155 (12.45%) Microsoft
16 147 (11.81%) jQuery
17 146 (11.73%) Software Engineering
17 146 (11.73%) Retail
18 133 (10.68%) C++
19 127 (10.20%) MS Excel
20 124 (9.96%) Manufacturing
21 114 (9.16%) Windows
22 111 (8.92%) C
23 106 (8.51%) SAP
23 106 (8.51%) E-Commerce
24 104 (8.35%) MVC
25 95 (7.63%) Aerospace
26 91 (7.31%) Scrum
27 90 (7.23%) Linux
27 90 (7.23%) HTML5

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 30 (2.41%) SAS
1 30 (2.41%) CMS
2 26 (2.09%) WebSphere
3 19 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 19 (1.53%) Tomcat
4 18 (1.45%) WebLogic
5 15 (1.20%) IIS
6 14 (1.12%) GlassFish
7 11 (0.88%) WordPress
8 9 (0.72%) MS Exchange
9 8 (0.64%) Umbraco
9 8 (0.64%) Drupal
9 8 (0.64%) Apache
10 7 (0.56%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (0.48%) Kentico
12 5 (0.40%) Node.js
13 4 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
14 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 127 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 53 (4.26%) MS Office
3 39 (3.13%) Simulink
4 31 (2.49%) Photoshop
5 30 (2.41%) MS Project
6 27 (2.17%) MS Visio
7 24 (1.93%) SPSS
7 24 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
8 22 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (1.04%) TargetLink
10 9 (0.72%) FrameMaker
11 8 (0.64%) Stateflow
12 7 (0.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 7 (0.56%) Acrobat
12 7 (0.56%) FastStats
13 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.16%) CATIA
14 1 (0.080%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (1.20%) SAP MDM
2 13 (1.04%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.96%) SAP MM
4 10 (0.80%) SAP PP
5 9 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.72%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.64%) ENOVIA
6 8 (0.64%) SAP APO
7 7 (0.56%) SAP SCM
8 6 (0.48%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.48%) SAP WM
8 6 (0.48%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.32%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.32%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.24%) SAP HR
12 2 (0.16%) SAP SRM
12 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.16%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.69%) SaaS
2 11 (0.88%) GitHub
3 10 (0.80%) Basecamp
4 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.080%) StrongView
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.37%) Internet
2 21 (1.69%) Intranet
3 19 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.29%) Extranet
4 16 (1.29%) Firewall
5 13 (1.04%) SMS
6 9 (0.72%) SAN
6 9 (0.72%) LAN
7 7 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (0.56%) WAN
8 6 (0.48%) DHCP
8 6 (0.48%) DNS
9 5 (0.40%) NAS
10 4 (0.32%) HTTP
10 4 (0.32%) SNMP
10 4 (0.32%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.32%) VPN
11 3 (0.24%) Wireless
11 3 (0.24%) SSH
11 3 (0.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (3.05%) Relational Database
4 31 (2.49%) Big Data
5 30 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (2.09%) QlikView
10 22 (1.77%) MySQL
11 20 (1.61%) NoSQL
12 19 (1.53%) Spotfire
13 18 (1.45%) RDBMS
13 18 (1.45%) Data Mining
14 16 (1.29%) DataStage
15 15 (1.20%) SQLPlus
15 15 (1.20%) PowerCenter
15 15 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
16 13 (1.04%) Oracle Database
16 13 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 39 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (2.97%) Visual Studio
4 35 (2.81%) Rational DOORS
4 35 (2.81%) Subversion
5 20 (1.61%) Ant
6 19 (1.53%) Mercurial
7 17 (1.37%) Maven
7 17 (1.37%) Eclipse
8 15 (1.20%) Gradle
9 8 (0.64%) Selenium
10 7 (0.56%) JIRA
11 6 (0.48%) Grunt
12 5 (0.40%) Mocha
12 5 (0.40%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.32%) VectorCAST
13 4 (0.32%) Axure RP
14 3 (0.24%) MSTest
14 3 (0.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 2 (0.16%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 242 (19.44%) Finance
2 169 (13.57%) Marketing
3 146 (11.73%) Retail
4 124 (9.96%) Manufacturing
5 95 (7.63%) Aerospace
6 80 (6.43%) Telecoms
7 74 (5.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 65 (5.22%) Electronics
9 46 (3.69%) Banking
10 39 (3.13%) Advertising
11 34 (2.73%) Games
12 32 (2.57%) Publishing
13 26 (2.09%) Retail Banking
14 19 (1.53%) German Language
15 11 (0.88%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.80%) French Language
16 10 (0.80%) Avionics
16 10 (0.80%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.56%) Italian Language
18 6 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 397 (31.89%) Developer
2 131 (10.52%) Analyst
3 113 (9.08%) Software Engineer
4 102 (8.19%) Project Manager
5 92 (7.39%) C# Developer
6 89 (7.15%) Java Developer
7 85 (6.83%) Senior Developer
8 71 (5.70%) Consultant
9 68 (5.46%) Business Analyst
10 66 (5.30%) .NET Developer
11 64 (5.14%) Software Developer
12 51 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 49 (3.94%) Architect
14 47 (3.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 43 (3.45%) Designer
16 36 (2.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 35 (2.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 34 (2.73%) Web Developer
19 32 (2.57%) ASP.NET Developer
20 31 (2.49%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (21.20%) .NET
2 239 (19.20%) HTML
3 205 (16.47%) CSS
4 160 (12.85%) ASP.NET
5 147 (11.81%) jQuery
6 90 (7.23%) HTML5
7 82 (6.59%) J2EE
8 81 (6.51%) Ajax
9 80 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (5.54%) XML
11 55 (4.42%) Web Services
11 55 (4.42%) .NET Framework
12 51 (4.10%) CSS3
13 49 (3.94%) Hibernate
14 40 (3.21%) Spring
15 36 (2.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 34 (2.73%) JSP
17 33 (2.65%) LINQ
18 26 (2.09%) Java SE
19 24 (1.93%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.70%) Computer Science
2 43 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 41 (3.29%) Management Information System
4 31 (2.49%) Mathematics
4 31 (2.49%) Social Media
5 29 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
6 24 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 23 (1.85%) FMCG
8 22 (1.77%) Taxonomies
9 19 (1.53%) Physics
10 17 (1.37%) Telematics
10 17 (1.37%) Open Source
10 17 (1.37%) Digital Media
11 14 (1.12%) Firmware
12 12 (0.96%) Device Driver
13 10 (0.80%) Graphic Design
13 10 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 10 (0.80%) ASIC
14 9 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 114 (9.16%) Windows
2 90 (7.23%) Linux
3 27 (2.17%) Android
4 24 (1.93%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 20 (1.61%) Windows XP
8 17 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (1.12%) Windows Vista
10 12 (0.96%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.96%) UNIX
11 10 (0.80%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.64%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.40%) Windows CE
13 5 (0.40%) VMS
14 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (15.74%) Project Management
2 162 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (11.73%) Software Engineering
4 106 (8.51%) E-Commerce
5 104 (8.35%) MVC
6 91 (7.31%) Scrum
7 85 (6.83%) OO
8 81 (6.51%) Web Development
9 69 (5.54%) CRM
10 68 (5.46%) PRINCE2
11 67 (5.38%) TDD
12 59 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 54 (4.34%) Analytics
14 46 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
15 40 (3.21%) Validation
15 40 (3.21%) Requirements Management
16 38 (3.05%) OOP
16 38 (3.05%) Business Analysis
17 36 (2.89%) Waterfall
18 34 (2.73%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 254 (20.40%) C#
2 229 (18.39%) SQL
3 210 (16.87%) JavaScript
4 189 (15.18%) Java
5 133 (10.68%) C++
6 111 (8.92%) C
7 73 (5.86%) T-SQL
8 53 (4.26%) Python
9 43 (3.45%) VB.NET
10 42 (3.37%) MATLAB
11 41 (3.29%) PHP
12 32 (2.57%) Ruby
13 24 (1.93%) Perl
14 21 (1.69%) PL/SQL
14 21 (1.69%) Embedded C
15 16 (1.29%) VB
16 15 (1.20%) VBA
17 12 (0.96%) Assembly Language
17 12 (0.96%) Embedded C++
18 11 (0.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 197 (15.82%) Degree
2 33 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.01%) SC Cleared
3 25 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (1.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 12 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 11 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.88%) PhD
6 11 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (0.80%) SAP Certification
8 8 (0.64%) HNC
9 7 (0.56%) PMP
9 7 (0.56%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.40%) MCSD
11 4 (0.32%) ISEB
12 3 (0.24%) IRCA
12 3 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.24%) CCNA
12 3 (0.24%) HND
12 3 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (7.15%) QA
2 10 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.40%) SLA
4 5 (0.40%) COBIT
5 3 (0.24%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.24%) TickIT
5 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) P3O
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 1 (0.080%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.080%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.32%) vSphere
5 3 (0.24%) XenApp
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.16%) Xen
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.080%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.32%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.32%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.16%) Salt
3 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.16%) Puppet
3 2 (0.16%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.16%) Nagios
4 1 (0.080%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.080%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.080%) WSUS
4 1 (0.080%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.080%) SCCM
Vendors
1 155 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 106 (8.51%) SAP
3 77 (6.18%) Oracle
4 35 (2.81%) Adobe
5 34 (2.73%) JBoss
6 33 (2.65%) IBM
7 19 (1.53%) Google
7 19 (1.53%) Tableau
7 19 (1.53%) Cognos
8 15 (1.20%) MKS
8 15 (1.20%) Informatica
9 14 (1.12%) MathWorks
10 13 (1.04%) VMware
11 12 (0.96%) Siebel
11 12 (0.96%) Perforce
12 10 (0.80%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.56%) BT
13 7 (0.56%) Cincom
13 7 (0.56%) Lotus
14 6 (0.48%) Facebook
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