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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 420 450 459
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 653 616 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.34% 1.21% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 495 485 394
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 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
48888 51090 48307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.17% 44.06% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38373 39623 38428
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 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +26 604 £42,500 +6.25% 166
South East +56 200 £45,000 +5.88% 56
London -1 140 £45,000 +12.50% 16
West Midlands -46 80 £40,000 - 31
Berkshire +35 68 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Surrey +36 63 £52,500 +14.13% 3
East of England -25 57 £40,500 +1.25% 19
East Midlands +61 52 £40,000 +15.10% 20
Hungerford - 39 £34,000 - 2
Hampshire +31 33 £45,000 - 3
Derbyshire +42 28 £40,000 +42.85% 7
Derby +37 28 £40,000 +42.85% 5
Essex +7 28 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Walton-on-Thames - 26 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +5 25 £45,000 +5.88% 8
City of London +25 21 £65,000 - 1
North West -22 21 £36,250 -3.33% 7
South West -35 21 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Worcestershire +3 18 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Coventry -31 18 £42,500 - 6
Wales -1 17 £40,000 - 4
Yorkshire +6 16 £34,000 -28.42% 6
South Wales +2 16 £42,500 - 1
Manchester -4 15 £37,500 -1.31% 5
Birmingham -5 14 £35,000 -13.58% 3
Bedfordshire +4 13 £40,500 -10.00% 2
Cardiff - 13 £45,000 - 1
Basingstoke +18 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Chelmsford +17 12 £48,750 +34.48% 3
North East -4 12 £32,500 -13.33% 3

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 331 (26.06%) Degree
2 271 (21.34%) Finance
3 260 (20.47%) C++
4 253 (19.92%) C#
5 226 (17.80%) Software Engineering
6 224 (17.64%) Agile Software Development
7 207 (16.30%) Java
8 192 (15.12%) JavaScript
9 190 (14.96%) HTML
10 189 (14.88%) C
11 186 (14.65%) Microsoft
12 182 (14.33%) .NET
13 176 (13.86%) Windows
14 172 (13.54%) Manufacturing
15 166 (13.07%) Marketing
16 164 (12.91%) CSS
17 155 (12.20%) SQL
18 146 (11.50%) SQL Server
18 146 (11.50%) Linux
19 131 (10.31%) Project Management
20 129 (10.16%) OO
21 127 (10.00%) Aerospace
22 119 (9.37%) XML
23 114 (8.98%) MS Excel
24 111 (8.74%) ASP.NET
25 110 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
26 107 (8.43%) UML
26 107 (8.43%) Computer Science
27 106 (8.35%) OOP
28 100 (7.87%) jQuery

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 38 (2.99%) IIS
2 31 (2.44%) CMS
3 21 (1.65%) Node.js
4 19 (1.50%) nginx
4 19 (1.50%) Apache Solr
4 19 (1.50%) SharePoint
5 17 (1.34%) Adobe CQ
6 16 (1.26%) WebSphere
7 14 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.02%) JBoss
8 13 (1.02%) Confluence
9 11 (0.87%) Apache
10 9 (0.71%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
11 8 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.63%) WordPress
11 8 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.31%) FormScape
Applications
1 114 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.78%) Simulink
3 37 (2.91%) MS Office
4 33 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 27 (2.13%) Photoshop
6 23 (1.81%) TargetLink
7 11 (0.87%) MS Project
7 11 (0.87%) FrameMaker
8 10 (0.79%) Stateflow
9 9 (0.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 9 (0.71%) MS Visio
9 9 (0.71%) AutoCAD
10 6 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (0.31%) CATIA
11 4 (0.31%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.24%) FastStats
12 3 (0.24%) Solid Edge
13 2 (0.16%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (2.68%) SAP SCM
2 26 (2.05%) SAP LE
3 18 (1.42%) SAP SD
4 17 (1.34%) SAP MM
5 12 (0.94%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.87%) SAP R/3
7 10 (0.79%) SAP FI
7 10 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (0.79%) SAP CO
8 9 (0.71%) SAP WM
8 9 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (0.63%) SAP ERP
9 8 (0.63%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 3 (0.24%) Magento
11 3 (0.24%) SAP PLM
11 3 (0.24%) SAP MDM
11 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.16%) SAP APO
12 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.10%) GitHub
3 11 (0.87%) PaaS
4 10 (0.79%) IaaS
4 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.24%) SaaS
7 2 (0.16%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.079%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.20%) Profibus
2 20 (1.57%) Firewall
3 18 (1.42%) Internet
3 18 (1.42%) HTTP
4 16 (1.26%) Ethernet
4 16 (1.26%) Wireless
5 15 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.87%) DNS
7 10 (0.79%) Modbus
8 9 (0.71%) TETRA
9 7 (0.55%) SAN
9 7 (0.55%) Bluetooth
10 6 (0.47%) DHCP
11 5 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.31%) Network Security
13 3 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.24%) VoIP
13 3 (0.24%) Intranet
14 2 (0.16%) WAN
14 2 (0.16%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 65 (5.12%) MySQL
3 36 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 33 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (2.20%) Big Data
6 24 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 22 (1.73%) RDBMS
8 17 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (0.94%) DB2
13 11 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.71%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.63%) MS Access
17 7 (0.55%) Oracle Database
17 7 (0.55%) MariaDB
18 4 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 85 (6.69%) Visual Studio
2 48 (3.78%) Git (software)
3 40 (3.15%) Subversion
4 23 (1.81%) JUnit
5 22 (1.73%) Eclipse
6 20 (1.57%) JIRA
6 20 (1.57%) Selenium
7 19 (1.50%) TeamCity
8 16 (1.26%) Cucumber
9 15 (1.18%) NUnit
9 15 (1.18%) Jasmine
10 14 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
11 13 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
11 13 (1.02%) PhantomJS
12 12 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (0.87%) Mercurial
13 11 (0.87%) LSMW
13 11 (0.87%) Bitbucket
13 11 (0.87%) Jenkins
14 10 (0.79%) VectorCAST
General
1 271 (21.34%) Finance
2 172 (13.54%) Manufacturing
3 166 (13.07%) Marketing
4 127 (10.00%) Aerospace
5 97 (7.64%) Telecoms
6 81 (6.38%) Electronics
7 78 (6.14%) Retail
8 33 (2.60%) Banking
9 28 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 25 (1.97%) Publishing
10 25 (1.97%) German Language
11 22 (1.73%) Games
12 21 (1.65%) Advertising
13 11 (0.87%) Legal
13 11 (0.87%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.71%) Military
15 7 (0.55%) French Language
16 6 (0.47%) Czech Language
16 6 (0.47%) Billing
16 6 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 418 (32.91%) Developer
2 135 (10.63%) Software Developer
3 127 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 123 (9.69%) Analyst
4 123 (9.69%) Senior Developer
5 82 (6.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 67 (5.28%) Consultant
7 65 (5.12%) Architect
8 63 (4.96%) Java Developer
9 62 (4.88%) Project Manager
10 58 (4.57%) Business Analyst
11 57 (4.49%) C++ Developer
12 53 (4.17%) .NET Developer
13 52 (4.09%) Junior
14 47 (3.70%) C# Developer
15 42 (3.31%) Web Developer
16 41 (3.23%) Junior Developer
17 37 (2.91%) Senior Software Developer
18 36 (2.83%) C++ Software Developer
18 36 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (14.96%) HTML
2 182 (14.33%) .NET
3 164 (12.91%) CSS
4 119 (9.37%) XML
5 111 (8.74%) ASP.NET
6 100 (7.87%) jQuery
7 79 (6.22%) HTML5
8 67 (5.28%) .NET Framework
9 60 (4.72%) Web Services
10 59 (4.65%) CSS3
11 56 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (3.78%) Ajax
13 47 (3.70%) REST
14 43 (3.39%) J2EE
15 40 (3.15%) XML Schema
16 34 (2.68%) WCF
17 33 (2.60%) Spring
18 30 (2.36%) AngularJS
19 24 (1.89%) JSON
20 22 (1.73%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 110 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 53 (4.17%) Telematics
4 49 (3.86%) Embedded Systems
5 45 (3.54%) User Experience
6 41 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 40 (3.15%) Physics
8 38 (2.99%) Mobile App
9 37 (2.91%) Blackberry
10 36 (2.83%) BBC
11 34 (2.68%) Algorithms
12 33 (2.60%) Management Information System
13 31 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
14 28 (2.20%) Open Source
15 22 (1.73%) CAN bus
16 20 (1.57%) Statistics
17 17 (1.34%) FMCG
18 15 (1.18%) Digital Media
19 13 (1.02%) Device Driver
20 12 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 176 (13.86%) Windows
2 146 (11.50%) Linux
3 84 (6.61%) UNIX
4 50 (3.94%) Apple iOS
5 45 (3.54%) Android
6 19 (1.50%) Debian
7 13 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (0.71%) Solaris
10 8 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.47%) HPUX
13 5 (0.39%) AIX
13 5 (0.39%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.24%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.079%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (17.80%) Software Engineering
2 224 (17.64%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (10.31%) Project Management
4 129 (10.16%) OO
5 107 (8.43%) UML
6 106 (8.35%) OOP
7 91 (7.17%) MVC
8 78 (6.14%) TDD
9 76 (5.98%) Digital Marketing
10 75 (5.91%) Scrum
11 71 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 60 (4.72%) Use Case
12 60 (4.72%) Static Code Analysis
13 59 (4.65%) Web Development
14 57 (4.49%) Validation
14 57 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 56 (4.41%) Software Architecture
16 51 (4.02%) Business Analysis
17 50 (3.94%) Data Modelling
18 49 (3.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 260 (20.47%) C++
2 253 (19.92%) C#
3 207 (16.30%) Java
4 192 (15.12%) JavaScript
5 189 (14.88%) C
6 155 (12.20%) SQL
7 77 (6.06%) Embedded C
8 64 (5.04%) Embedded C++
9 47 (3.70%) MATLAB
10 41 (3.23%) COBOL
11 39 (3.07%) Python
12 37 (2.91%) Assembly Language
12 37 (2.91%) Ruby
13 35 (2.76%) T-SQL
14 32 (2.52%) Objective-C
15 31 (2.44%) Ada
15 31 (2.44%) VB
16 29 (2.28%) PHP
17 25 (1.97%) VB.NET
18 23 (1.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 331 (26.06%) Degree
2 30 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (1.73%) PMI Certification
4 19 (1.50%) MBA
5 17 (1.34%) PMP
5 17 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 17 (1.34%) ISEB
6 14 (1.10%) MCSD
6 14 (1.10%) MCPD
7 11 (0.87%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.79%) MCSE
9 8 (0.63%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.55%) HND
10 7 (0.55%) CISA
11 6 (0.47%) CISM
11 6 (0.47%) CISSP
11 6 (0.47%) HNC
11 6 (0.47%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (7.09%) QA
2 21 (1.65%) SLA
3 17 (1.34%) JTAG
4 11 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.55%) IEC 61508
7 5 (0.39%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
9 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.079%) P3O
10 1 (0.079%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.079%) DO-254
10 1 (0.079%) DO-160
10 1 (0.079%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.079%) TickIT
System Software
1 71 (5.59%) Firmware
2 41 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.47%) Samba
4 6 (0.47%) GlusterFS
4 6 (0.47%) Varnish
4 6 (0.47%) KVM
5 5 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.16%) RHEV
8 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.63%) Legato
3 6 (0.47%) ZABBIX
3 6 (0.47%) Puppet
3 6 (0.47%) HAProxy
3 6 (0.47%) StatsD
3 6 (0.47%) logstash
3 6 (0.47%) Kibana
3 6 (0.47%) Graphite
4 5 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.24%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.079%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.079%) Nagios
6 1 (0.079%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.079%) SCCM
Vendors
1 186 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 95 (7.48%) SAP
3 73 (5.75%) Oracle
4 33 (2.60%) EMC
5 31 (2.44%) Cisco
6 27 (2.13%) Adobe
7 25 (1.97%) Google
8 24 (1.89%) Freescale
9 19 (1.50%) Fujitsu
10 16 (1.26%) New Relic
11 15 (1.18%) hybris
11 15 (1.18%) Endeca
11 15 (1.18%) MKS
11 15 (1.18%) FatWire
12 14 (1.10%) IBM
13 12 (0.94%) NetApp
14 11 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (0.87%) HP
14 11 (0.87%) VMware
14 11 (0.87%) Yahoo!
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