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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 452 466 441
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 641 502 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.44% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.18% 1.02% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 501 382 451
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54097 49048 56486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.08% 43.38% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 41898 38821 47444
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +25 617 £40,000 -2.43% 155
London +5 142 £40,000 -20.00% 19
West Midlands +26 121 £40,000 -5.88% 30
East of England +38 117 £40,000 - 18
South East -37 114 £40,000 -5.88% 23
North West +31 51 £37,500 +5.63% 6
Warwickshire +42 50 £40,000 -3.03% 4
Cambridgeshire +28 49 £35,000 -3.44% 8
South West +12 39 £35,000 -12.50% 29
Bedfordshire +22 34 £45,000 +91.48%
Cheshire +27 31 £37,500 +7.14%
Luton +25 31 £45,000 +91.48%
Cambridge +26 29 £40,000 +10.34% 8
Coventry +22 29 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Surrey 0 29 £38,750 -8.82% 4
Essex -10 29 £40,000 -7.51% 7
Bristol +12 28 £36,000 -10.00% 4
Berkshire +11 28 £60,000 +71.42% 6
Warwick - 24 £39,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -22 20 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Oxfordshire -22 17 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Manchester +7 16 £39,000 -6.58% 2
Yorkshire -45 15 £47,500 +72.72% 11
Scotland -8 13 £33,750 -13.46% 3
Edinburgh -15 12 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Beaconsfield - 11 £40,000 - 1
Reading +9 10 £35,000 -10.25% 4
Birmingham -5 10 £40,500 -26.36% 4
Worcestershire +3 9 £32,500 - 3
East Midlands -21 9 £35,000 -24.73% 14

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 241 (21.58%) SQL
2 230 (20.59%) .NET
3 224 (20.05%) Degree
4 214 (19.16%) C#
5 210 (18.80%) Finance
6 200 (17.91%) SQL Server
7 191 (17.10%) HTML
8 184 (16.47%) Software Engineering
9 181 (16.20%) Manufacturing
10 179 (16.03%) Microsoft
11 173 (15.49%) Marketing
12 169 (15.13%) Retail
13 153 (13.70%) Java
14 145 (12.98%) JavaScript
15 138 (12.35%) C
16 137 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
17 136 (12.18%) Windows
18 122 (10.92%) C++
19 115 (10.30%) ASP.NET
20 114 (10.21%) Linux
21 111 (9.94%) MS Excel
22 109 (9.76%) Project Management
23 108 (9.67%) Electronics
24 107 (9.58%) CSS
25 106 (9.49%) T-SQL
26 103 (9.22%) Ajax
27 96 (8.59%) MVC
28 95 (8.50%) Telecoms
29 93 (8.33%) jQuery
30 84 (7.52%) HTML5

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 27 (2.42%) Tomcat
2 19 (1.70%) CMS
2 19 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.52%) SAS
4 14 (1.25%) IIS
5 12 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 9 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 9 (0.81%) Umbraco
7 8 (0.72%) Apache
8 7 (0.63%) GlassFish
9 6 (0.54%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.27%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.18%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.18%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.090%) CICS
13 1 (0.090%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.090%) WordPress
Applications
1 111 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 68 (6.09%) MS Office
3 37 (3.31%) Simulink
4 20 (1.79%) Photoshop
5 19 (1.70%) FastStats
6 18 (1.61%) MS Visio
7 15 (1.34%) SPSS
8 13 (1.16%) MS Project
8 13 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (0.81%) CATIA
10 6 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.54%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.27%) Niku Workbench
11 3 (0.27%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.18%) InDesign
13 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.090%) Stateflow
13 1 (0.090%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 20 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.90%) SAP MM
2 10 (0.90%) SAP PP
3 9 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.54%) SAP R/3
5 5 (0.45%) SAP APO
5 5 (0.45%) SAP SD
5 5 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.36%) SAP WM
6 4 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.36%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.27%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.27%) SAP SCM
8 2 (0.18%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.18%) ENOVIA
8 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (1.16%) SaaS
3 11 (0.98%) GitHub
4 4 (0.36%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.090%) Office 365
6 1 (0.090%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.74%) Internet
2 23 (2.06%) SMS
3 16 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.25%) WAN
5 13 (1.16%) Intranet
6 12 (1.07%) Firewall
7 11 (0.98%) LAN
7 11 (0.98%) Extranet
8 10 (0.90%) NAS
8 10 (0.90%) SAN
8 10 (0.90%) Wireless
9 9 (0.81%) GPRS
9 9 (0.81%) Ethernet
10 8 (0.72%) GSM
11 5 (0.45%) HTTP
11 5 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.36%) VoIP
13 3 (0.27%) VPN
14 2 (0.18%) Network Security
14 2 (0.18%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.24%) MySQL
7 25 (2.24%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.97%) Relational Database
9 20 (1.79%) QlikView
9 20 (1.79%) Big Data
10 15 (1.34%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.98%) Data Mining
13 11 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
15 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (3.94%) Visual Studio
2 32 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (2.69%) Subversion
4 24 (2.15%) Maven
5 16 (1.43%) Selenium
6 15 (1.34%) NUnit
6 15 (1.34%) Ant
7 13 (1.16%) Mercurial
8 12 (1.07%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.81%) JUnit
9 9 (0.81%) JIRA
9 9 (0.81%) Axure RP
10 7 (0.63%) LabVIEW
10 7 (0.63%) VectorCAST
10 7 (0.63%) Gradle
10 7 (0.63%) Git (software)
11 6 (0.54%) Hudson
11 6 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (0.54%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 210 (18.80%) Finance
2 181 (16.20%) Manufacturing
3 173 (15.49%) Marketing
4 169 (15.13%) Retail
5 108 (9.67%) Electronics
6 95 (8.50%) Telecoms
7 71 (6.36%) Aerospace
8 35 (3.13%) German Language
9 32 (2.86%) Publishing
10 31 (2.78%) Banking
10 31 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 30 (2.69%) Legal
12 21 (1.88%) Advertising
13 16 (1.43%) Games
14 13 (1.16%) Billing
14 13 (1.16%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.90%) French Language
16 5 (0.45%) Japanese Language
16 5 (0.45%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 277 (24.80%) Developer
2 169 (15.13%) Software Engineer
3 146 (13.07%) Analyst
4 86 (7.70%) Project Manager
5 80 (7.16%) Business Analyst
6 75 (6.71%) C# Developer
7 73 (6.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 63 (5.64%) Senior Developer
9 58 (5.19%) Consultant
10 55 (4.92%) Java Developer
11 50 (4.48%) Architect
12 43 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
13 42 (3.76%) .NET Developer
14 36 (3.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 34 (3.04%) C Software Engineer
15 34 (3.04%) Embedded C Engineer
15 34 (3.04%) Embedded C Software Engineer
16 33 (2.95%) Web Developer
17 29 (2.60%) Software Developer
18 28 (2.51%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (20.59%) .NET
2 191 (17.10%) HTML
3 115 (10.30%) ASP.NET
4 107 (9.58%) CSS
5 103 (9.22%) Ajax
6 93 (8.33%) jQuery
7 84 (7.52%) HTML5
8 63 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (5.37%) XML
10 55 (4.92%) J2EE
11 47 (4.21%) .NET Framework
12 46 (4.12%) Web Services
13 37 (3.31%) CSS3
14 36 (3.22%) LINQ
15 35 (3.13%) Hibernate
16 30 (2.69%) Spring
17 28 (2.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 25 (2.24%) SOAP
19 24 (2.15%) Razor View Engine
20 21 (1.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 46 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 35 (3.13%) Device Driver
4 33 (2.95%) Embedded Systems
4 33 (2.95%) Visualisation
5 27 (2.42%) Social Media
6 23 (2.06%) FMCG
7 19 (1.70%) Firmware
8 17 (1.52%) Digital Media
9 15 (1.34%) CAN bus
10 12 (1.07%) Mobile App
11 11 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 10 (0.90%) PMI
13 8 (0.72%) Open Source
13 8 (0.72%) Taxonomies
14 6 (0.54%) Video on Demand
14 6 (0.54%) Telematics
14 6 (0.54%) Physics
14 6 (0.54%) Replication
14 6 (0.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 136 (12.18%) Windows
2 114 (10.21%) Linux
3 38 (3.40%) Windows XP
4 30 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (2.51%) Windows 7
6 24 (2.15%) UNIX
7 22 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (1.97%) Mac OS X
8 17 (1.52%) Windows Vista
9 13 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.90%) Android
11 8 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.72%) Windows XP Embedded
12 6 (0.54%) SUSE
13 5 (0.45%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.45%) CentOS
14 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.27%) VMS
15 3 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (16.47%) Software Engineering
2 137 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (9.76%) Project Management
4 96 (8.59%) MVC
5 82 (7.34%) CRM
6 81 (7.25%) E-Commerce
7 66 (5.91%) Web Development
8 57 (5.10%) OO
9 53 (4.74%) TDD
10 50 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
11 48 (4.30%) Campaign Management
12 41 (3.67%) PRINCE2
13 39 (3.49%) Scrum
14 37 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 36 (3.22%) Validation
15 36 (3.22%) Logistics
16 34 (3.04%) ITIL
17 33 (2.95%) Business Analysis
18 29 (2.60%) Analytics
18 29 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 241 (21.58%) SQL
2 214 (19.16%) C#
3 153 (13.70%) Java
4 145 (12.98%) JavaScript
5 138 (12.35%) C
6 122 (10.92%) C++
7 106 (9.49%) T-SQL
8 69 (6.18%) Embedded C
9 49 (4.39%) Python
10 38 (3.40%) MATLAB
11 37 (3.31%) VB.NET
12 33 (2.95%) Assembly Language
13 32 (2.86%) Perl
14 30 (2.69%) Embedded C++
14 30 (2.69%) PHP
15 26 (2.33%) PL/SQL
16 24 (2.15%) Ruby
17 15 (1.34%) VBA
18 12 (1.07%) ABAP
19 11 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 224 (20.05%) Degree
2 30 (2.69%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.34%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 9 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 7 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.54%) ISEB
8 5 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.36%) PMP
9 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.27%) ACCA
10 3 (0.27%) CCA
10 3 (0.27%) CCNA
10 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.27%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.18%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.18%) HND
11 2 (0.18%) MCP
11 2 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (7.34%) QA
2 20 (1.79%) IEC 61508
3 19 (1.70%) SLA
4 11 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 17 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.18%) XenApp
5 1 (0.090%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.090%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.090%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.54%) NetBackup
2 5 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.45%) Data Guard
2 5 (0.45%) Puppet
3 4 (0.36%) SCCM
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.18%) Nagios
6 1 (0.090%) MOM
6 1 (0.090%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.090%) SCOM
6 1 (0.090%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.090%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.090%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.090%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 179 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 74 (6.62%) Oracle
3 58 (5.19%) SAP
4 32 (2.86%) JBoss
5 24 (2.15%) Freescale
6 20 (1.79%) Adobe
7 19 (1.70%) Neolane
7 19 (1.70%) Google
7 19 (1.70%) Unica
8 15 (1.34%) VMware
9 12 (1.07%) Fujitsu
9 12 (1.07%) Zend
10 11 (0.98%) Siebel
10 11 (0.98%) EMC
11 10 (0.90%) Facebook
12 7 (0.63%) SolidWorks
12 7 (0.63%) MKS
12 7 (0.63%) Cognos
12 7 (0.63%) IBM
13 6 (0.54%) HP
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