The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 423 471 441
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -30
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 645 479 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.27% 1.00% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 517 363 443
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50780 47793 53058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.09% 43.93% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 39402 37771 44755
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 £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +58 619 £41,500 +10.66% 130
West Midlands +37 169 £40,000 +6.66% 34
South East -23 118 £43,750 +9.37% 16
London +10 117 £55,000 +15.78% 21
East of England +36 92 £42,500 +18.05% 21
North West +63 77 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Warwickshire +36 51 £41,500 +3.75% 7
Coventry +23 43 £41,000 +14.68% 2
Cheshire - 41 £37,500 - 1
Essex +19 38 £40,000 +8.10% 8
Manchester +31 35 £40,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -2 30 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Berkshire +8 28 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Bedfordshire - 28 £55,000 - 4
Surrey -13 27 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Luton - 24 £55,000 -
Hampshire -2 22 £32,500 -17.72%
South West -23 22 £37,500 +15.38% 11
Milton Keynes +1 21 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Birmingham +7 19 £46,500 -4.61% 8
Wilmslow - 19 £37,500 -
Warwick +27 18 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 16 £42,500 +41.66% 7
Reading +18 15 £33,000 -26.66%
East Midlands -1 14 £40,000 +18.51% 8
Solihull +5 13 £35,000 -30.00%
Cambridge -4 13 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Basingstoke +11 12 £21,000 -50.58%
Chelmsford +5 12 £41,500 +9.21% 1
Colchester +5 12 £47,500 +33.80% 1

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 268 (20.99%) .NET
2 253 (19.81%) SQL
3 240 (18.79%) C#
4 234 (18.32%) HTML
5 228 (17.85%) Finance
6 220 (17.23%) Degree
7 212 (16.60%) SQL Server
8 190 (14.88%) JavaScript
9 188 (14.72%) Marketing
10 185 (14.49%) CSS
11 183 (14.33%) Java
12 180 (14.10%) Project Management
13 174 (13.63%) Agile Software Development
14 161 (12.61%) Microsoft
15 156 (12.22%) ASP.NET
16 151 (11.82%) Software Engineering
17 141 (11.04%) Manufacturing
18 136 (10.65%) jQuery
19 132 (10.34%) Retail
20 127 (9.95%) C++
21 126 (9.87%) Windows
22 123 (9.63%) MS Excel
23 108 (8.46%) C
24 107 (8.38%) Linux
25 102 (7.99%) E-Commerce
26 100 (7.83%) QA
27 96 (7.52%) SAP
27 96 (7.52%) Aerospace
28 95 (7.44%) MVC
29 93 (7.28%) HTML5

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 32 (2.51%) SAS
2 26 (2.04%) WebSphere
2 26 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 24 (1.88%) CMS
4 20 (1.57%) IIS
5 19 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 17 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.10%) GlassFish
8 11 (0.86%) MS Exchange
8 11 (0.86%) Apache
9 10 (0.78%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.55%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
10 7 (0.55%) Drupal
11 5 (0.39%) Node.js
11 5 (0.39%) Adobe CQ
12 4 (0.31%) WordPress
12 4 (0.31%) Kentico
12 4 (0.31%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 123 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 65 (5.09%) MS Office
3 36 (2.82%) Simulink
4 31 (2.43%) SPSS
5 30 (2.35%) Photoshop
6 24 (1.88%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.88%) MS Project
7 19 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.78%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 9 (0.70%) CATIA
11 8 (0.63%) FastStats
11 8 (0.63%) TargetLink
12 5 (0.39%) Stateflow
13 3 (0.23%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.16%) FrameMaker
15 1 (0.078%) Windchill
15 1 (0.078%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.17%) SAP MDM
2 13 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.94%) SAP MM
4 11 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.78%) SAP PP
6 9 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.70%) SAP APO
7 8 (0.63%) ENOVIA
8 7 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.55%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.55%) SAP SD
8 7 (0.55%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.55%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.47%) SAP SCM
9 6 (0.47%) SAP WM
10 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.23%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.23%) SAP R/3
11 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.88%) SaaS
2 11 (0.86%) GitHub
3 10 (0.78%) Basecamp
4 9 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.31%) StrongView
7 2 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.99%) Internet
2 22 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 21 (1.64%) Intranet
4 19 (1.49%) Firewall
4 19 (1.49%) SMS
5 16 (1.25%) Extranet
6 13 (1.02%) SAN
7 11 (0.86%) LAN
8 9 (0.70%) WAN
8 9 (0.70%) NAS
9 7 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.47%) DHCP
10 6 (0.47%) DNS
11 5 (0.39%) VPN
12 4 (0.31%) HTTP
12 4 (0.31%) SNMP
12 4 (0.31%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.31%) VoIP
13 3 (0.23%) Wireless
13 3 (0.23%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (16.60%) SQL Server
2 49 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 32 (2.51%) Big Data
5 31 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (1.80%) MySQL
9 22 (1.72%) QlikView
10 21 (1.64%) Data Mining
10 21 (1.64%) Oracle Database
11 20 (1.57%) NoSQL
12 19 (1.49%) Spotfire
13 16 (1.25%) DataStage
13 16 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
14 15 (1.17%) SQLPlus
14 15 (1.17%) PowerCenter
14 15 (1.17%) SAP Data Services
15 14 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (3.13%) Subversion
2 39 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 31 (2.43%) Git (software)
5 30 (2.35%) Rational DOORS
6 21 (1.64%) Maven
7 20 (1.57%) Mercurial
7 20 (1.57%) Ant
8 16 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.17%) Gradle
9 15 (1.17%) Selenium
10 8 (0.63%) JIRA
10 8 (0.63%) Axure RP
10 8 (0.63%) VectorCAST
11 6 (0.47%) Grunt
12 5 (0.39%) Mocha
12 5 (0.39%) Jasmine
13 4 (0.31%) JUnit
14 3 (0.23%) LabVIEW
14 3 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 228 (17.85%) Finance
2 188 (14.72%) Marketing
3 141 (11.04%) Manufacturing
4 132 (10.34%) Retail
5 96 (7.52%) Aerospace
6 83 (6.50%) Telecoms
7 77 (6.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 76 (5.95%) Electronics
9 33 (2.58%) Advertising
10 32 (2.51%) Banking
11 29 (2.27%) German Language
12 23 (1.80%) Games
13 21 (1.64%) Publishing
14 16 (1.25%) Retail Banking
15 13 (1.02%) Legal
16 12 (0.94%) French Language
17 10 (0.78%) Multimedia
18 9 (0.70%) Billing
18 9 (0.70%) Avionics
19 8 (0.63%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 376 (29.44%) Developer
2 155 (12.14%) Analyst
3 125 (9.79%) Software Engineer
4 88 (6.89%) Project Manager
5 84 (6.58%) C# Developer
6 80 (6.26%) Business Analyst
7 79 (6.19%) Senior Developer
8 78 (6.11%) Java Developer
9 73 (5.72%) Consultant
10 61 (4.78%) .NET Developer
11 55 (4.31%) Software Developer
12 49 (3.84%) Architect
13 43 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
14 39 (3.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 39 (3.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 36 (2.82%) Front-End Developer
16 34 (2.66%) Web Developer
17 31 (2.43%) Designer
17 31 (2.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 30 (2.35%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (20.99%) .NET
2 234 (18.32%) HTML
3 185 (14.49%) CSS
4 156 (12.22%) ASP.NET
5 136 (10.65%) jQuery
6 93 (7.28%) HTML5
7 85 (6.66%) Ajax
8 79 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 78 (6.11%) J2EE
10 59 (4.62%) XML
11 58 (4.54%) .NET Framework
12 54 (4.23%) Web Services
13 48 (3.76%) CSS3
14 45 (3.52%) Hibernate
15 41 (3.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 39 (3.05%) Spring
17 33 (2.58%) LINQ
18 30 (2.35%) JSP
19 23 (1.80%) Razor View Engine
19 23 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.95%) Computer Science
2 51 (3.99%) Management Information System
3 48 (3.76%) Visualisation
4 29 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
5 27 (2.11%) Social Media
6 22 (1.72%) Taxonomies
7 21 (1.64%) Mathematics
7 21 (1.64%) FMCG
8 19 (1.49%) Device Driver
8 19 (1.49%) Open Source
8 19 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.17%) Digital Media
9 15 (1.17%) Physics
10 14 (1.10%) Firmware
11 11 (0.86%) Telematics
12 10 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (0.78%) Speech Recognition
13 9 (0.70%) ASIC
14 8 (0.63%) Replication
14 8 (0.63%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 126 (9.87%) Windows
2 107 (8.38%) Linux
3 31 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (2.35%) Windows XP
5 27 (2.11%) Mac OS X
5 27 (2.11%) Android
6 25 (1.96%) Apple iOS
7 23 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (1.57%) Windows Vista
9 19 (1.49%) UNIX
10 14 (1.10%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.78%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.70%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.47%) VMS
13 6 (0.47%) SUSE
14 5 (0.39%) Windows CE
15 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (14.10%) Project Management
2 174 (13.63%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (11.82%) Software Engineering
4 102 (7.99%) E-Commerce
5 95 (7.44%) MVC
6 87 (6.81%) CRM
7 81 (6.34%) OO
7 81 (6.34%) Web Development
8 77 (6.03%) Scrum
9 72 (5.64%) TDD
10 56 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 56 (4.39%) Analytics
11 55 (4.31%) PRINCE2
12 51 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
13 43 (3.37%) Validation
14 41 (3.21%) ITIL
15 40 (3.13%) Business Analysis
16 38 (2.98%) Logistics
16 38 (2.98%) OOP
17 35 (2.74%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 253 (19.81%) SQL
2 240 (18.79%) C#
3 190 (14.88%) JavaScript
4 183 (14.33%) Java
5 127 (9.95%) C++
6 108 (8.46%) C
7 78 (6.11%) T-SQL
8 55 (4.31%) Python
9 47 (3.68%) VB.NET
10 42 (3.29%) MATLAB
11 39 (3.05%) PHP
12 38 (2.98%) Ruby
13 30 (2.35%) Perl
14 29 (2.27%) PL/SQL
15 22 (1.72%) Embedded C
16 18 (1.41%) VBA
16 18 (1.41%) VB
17 14 (1.10%) Embedded C++
18 12 (0.94%) Assembly Language
19 10 (0.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 220 (17.23%) Degree
2 39 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (1.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 12 (0.94%) PhD
7 10 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.78%) SAP Certification
8 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.47%) PMP
10 3 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.23%) CCA
10 3 (0.23%) IRCA
10 3 (0.23%) CCNA
10 3 (0.23%) ACCA
10 3 (0.23%) MCSE
10 3 (0.23%) HNC
10 3 (0.23%) HND
11 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (7.83%) QA
2 13 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.31%) COBIT
4 4 (0.31%) SLA
5 3 (0.23%) TickIT
5 3 (0.23%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
6 2 (0.16%) P3O
7 1 (0.078%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.078%) DO-178B
System Software
1 18 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.31%) vSphere
7 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.16%) Xen
7 2 (0.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.078%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.55%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.31%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.23%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.16%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.16%) Puppet
5 2 (0.16%) Nagios
5 2 (0.16%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.16%) Salt
6 1 (0.078%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.078%) MOM
6 1 (0.078%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.078%) SCCM
6 1 (0.078%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.078%) WSUS
Vendors
1 161 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 96 (7.52%) SAP
3 87 (6.81%) Oracle
4 41 (3.21%) JBoss
5 29 (2.27%) IBM
6 28 (2.19%) Adobe
7 22 (1.72%) Google
8 19 (1.49%) Tableau
9 18 (1.41%) VMware
10 16 (1.25%) Siebel
10 16 (1.25%) MKS
11 15 (1.17%) Cognos
11 15 (1.17%) Informatica
12 12 (0.94%) Perforce
13 11 (0.86%) SolidWorks
13 11 (0.86%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.78%) MathWorks
15 8 (0.63%) Facebook
15 8 (0.63%) Cisco
16 7 (0.55%) BT
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £31651 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derbyshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + substantial benefits & bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Tom Tom
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Tom Tom
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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