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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 533 442 523
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +81
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 465 635 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.60% 0.46%
As % of the General category 1.05% 1.36% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 400 480 368
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £55,000
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
44309 46615 46064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.75% 43.74% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36003 37282 35671
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 2016. 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 -51 449 £42,500 - 102
South East -56 120 £42,500 -15.00% 24
London -46 83 £62,500 +25.00% 13
West Midlands -12 69 £40,000 - 25
East of England -1 58 £41,250 +10.00% 12
Surrey -11 46 £47,500 -9.52% 5
South West +22 44 £41,000 +0.61% 9
Berkshire -30 38 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East Midlands -12 32 £40,000 - 5
Essex +5 29 £35,000 -11.94% 5
Wiltshire +32 28 £42,500 +3.03% 7
Walton-on-Thames +5 27 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Swindon - 24 £42,500 - 3
Warwickshire -9 22 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Cambridgeshire -1 19 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Coventry -3 19 £41,250 +7.14% 6
Cambridge -5 19 £47,500 +26.66% 5
City of London +62 15 £65,000 -1.88% 3
Derbyshire -15 15 £40,000 - 2
Derby -16 15 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -13 14 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Yorkshire +16 13 £37,500 +11.94% 5
Birmingham -1 13 £40,000 +10.34% 8
Reading +14 12 £40,000 - 1
Dorset +11 10 £41,000 -3.52%
North West +9 9 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Tyne and Wear +2 9 £37,500 +15.38%
North East -3 9 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Hampshire +17 8 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Chelmsford +9 8 £37,500 +42.85%

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 290 (25.99%) Degree
2 247 (22.13%) Finance
3 222 (19.89%) SQL
4 216 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 211 (18.91%) C++
6 198 (17.74%) Manufacturing
7 176 (15.77%) C#
8 166 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
9 151 (13.53%) Windows
10 149 (13.35%) C
11 147 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
12 139 (12.46%) Aerospace
13 135 (12.10%) Java
14 129 (11.56%) SQL Server
14 129 (11.56%) Computer Science
15 127 (11.38%) .NET
15 127 (11.38%) Electronics
16 126 (11.29%) Microsoft
17 124 (11.11%) Project Management
18 114 (10.22%) Retail
19 111 (9.95%) Linux
20 109 (9.77%) HTML
21 106 (9.50%) JavaScript
22 103 (9.23%) Telecoms
23 102 (9.14%) MVC
23 102 (9.14%) SDLC
24 92 (8.24%) Marketing
25 86 (7.71%) CSS
25 86 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
26 83 (7.44%) MS Excel

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (1.88%) WebSphere
2 20 (1.79%) Apache Spark
2 20 (1.79%) CMS
3 19 (1.70%) IIS
4 18 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 17 (1.52%) JBoss
6 13 (1.16%) Confluence
7 12 (1.08%) Node.js
8 10 (0.90%) MS Exchange
9 8 (0.72%) GlassFish
9 8 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.36%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.36%) Drupal
10 4 (0.36%) MTS
10 4 (0.36%) SugarCRM
10 4 (0.36%) WordPress
11 3 (0.27%) Apache
11 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.27%) Tornado
12 2 (0.18%) Kentico
Applications
1 83 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 53 (4.75%) MS Office
3 39 (3.49%) Simulink
4 28 (2.51%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.88%) TargetLink
6 11 (0.99%) MS Project
7 10 (0.90%) SOLIDWORKS
8 9 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.81%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.72%) CATIA
9 8 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.72%) Siemens NX
9 8 (0.72%) Solid Edge
10 6 (0.54%) Mathematica
11 4 (0.36%) Abaqus
11 4 (0.36%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.36%) NASTRAN
11 4 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.61%) SAP SD
2 10 (0.90%) SAP SCM
3 8 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.45%) SAP CS
5 4 (0.36%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.36%) Teamcenter
6 3 (0.27%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.27%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.18%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
7 2 (0.18%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.090%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.090%) FastStats
8 1 (0.090%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.090%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.090%) SyteLine
8 1 (0.090%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (0.54%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.27%) IaaS
6 3 (0.27%) PaaS
6 3 (0.27%) SaaS
7 2 (0.18%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.52%) FlexRay
2 16 (1.43%) Wireless
3 14 (1.25%) Kerberos
4 12 (1.08%) Ethernet
4 12 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.90%) Profibus
6 9 (0.81%) DNS
7 8 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.54%) WAN
9 5 (0.45%) Firewall
9 5 (0.45%) LAN
9 5 (0.45%) SAN
9 5 (0.45%) VPN
10 4 (0.36%) DHCP
10 4 (0.36%) GPRS
10 4 (0.36%) ISDN
10 4 (0.36%) PSTN
10 4 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (0.36%) VLAN
11 3 (0.27%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 49 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (4.12%) Big Data
4 37 (3.32%) Hadoop
5 35 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 33 (2.96%) Data Mining
7 30 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 26 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (2.06%) Apache Hive
10 22 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (1.88%) MySQL
12 19 (1.70%) NoSQL
13 17 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
14 16 (1.43%) QlikView
15 14 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.81%) MongoDB
16 9 (0.81%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 67 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 27 (2.42%) JIRA
3 20 (1.79%) Subversion
4 19 (1.70%) Git (software)
5 14 (1.25%) Selenium
6 13 (1.16%) CANoe
6 13 (1.16%) VectorCAST
7 9 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.72%) SoapUI
9 7 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (0.63%) Toad
10 6 (0.54%) JMeter
11 4 (0.36%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.36%) TestComplete
12 3 (0.27%) MSTest
12 3 (0.27%) PHPUnit
12 3 (0.27%) ReSharper
General
1 247 (22.13%) Finance
2 198 (17.74%) Manufacturing
3 139 (12.46%) Aerospace
4 127 (11.38%) Electronics
5 114 (10.22%) Retail
6 103 (9.23%) Telecoms
7 92 (8.24%) Marketing
8 63 (5.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 43 (3.85%) Banking
10 39 (3.49%) Games
11 21 (1.88%) Publishing
12 8 (0.72%) French Language
13 7 (0.63%) Legal
13 7 (0.63%) Military
14 5 (0.45%) German Language
15 4 (0.36%) Brand Awareness
15 4 (0.36%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.36%) Local Government
16 3 (0.27%) Advertising
16 3 (0.27%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 299 (26.79%) Developer
2 148 (13.26%) Analyst
3 115 (10.30%) Software Engineer
4 83 (7.44%) C# Developer
5 81 (7.26%) C++ Developer
6 76 (6.81%) Embedded Engineer
7 72 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 71 (6.36%) Software Developer
9 69 (6.18%) Architect
10 68 (6.09%) Business Analyst
11 61 (5.47%) .NET Developer
12 59 (5.29%) Senior Developer
13 53 (4.75%) Consultant
14 50 (4.48%) Java Developer
15 48 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
16 43 (3.85%) Project Manager
17 42 (3.76%) C# Software Developer
18 41 (3.67%) C++ Software Developer
18 41 (3.67%) Design Engineer
19 38 (3.41%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (11.38%) .NET
2 109 (9.77%) HTML
3 86 (7.71%) CSS
4 78 (6.99%) ASP.NET
5 49 (4.39%) .NET Framework
6 47 (4.21%) jQuery
7 46 (4.12%) Ajax
8 44 (3.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 44 (3.94%) STL
9 41 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (2.96%) HTML5
10 33 (2.96%) J2EE
11 32 (2.87%) CSS3
12 26 (2.33%) Web Services
12 26 (2.33%) XML
13 25 (2.24%) Entity Framework
14 24 (2.15%) AngularJS
15 22 (1.97%) Spring
16 20 (1.79%) Hibernate
16 20 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 147 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (11.56%) Computer Science
3 40 (3.58%) Visualisation
4 38 (3.41%) Algorithms
5 35 (3.14%) Mobile App
6 34 (3.05%) Mathematics
7 27 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.42%) User Experience
8 25 (2.24%) FMCG
9 21 (1.88%) Device Driver
9 21 (1.88%) Physics
10 19 (1.70%) Telematics
11 17 (1.52%) Kinect
11 17 (1.52%) Oculus Rift
12 14 (1.25%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
12 14 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 13 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
13 13 (1.16%) CAN bus
14 11 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 151 (13.53%) Windows
2 111 (9.95%) Linux
3 56 (5.02%) Unix
4 32 (2.87%) Android
5 18 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.43%) Windows CE
8 9 (0.81%) VMS
9 7 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (0.63%) VxWorks
9 7 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.45%) Solaris
11 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.36%) OS/400
12 4 (0.36%) pSOS
13 3 (0.27%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.27%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (19.35%) Software Engineering
2 166 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (11.11%) Project Management
4 102 (9.14%) MVC
4 102 (9.14%) SDLC
5 86 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
6 81 (7.26%) OO
7 74 (6.63%) UML
8 71 (6.36%) Analytics
9 70 (6.27%) Business Analysis
9 70 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 59 (5.29%) TDD
11 56 (5.02%) Validation
12 55 (4.93%) Business Development
13 53 (4.75%) OOP
13 53 (4.75%) Use Case
14 51 (4.57%) Static Code Analysis
15 49 (4.39%) ETL
16 47 (4.21%) CAD
17 46 (4.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 222 (19.89%) SQL
2 211 (18.91%) C++
3 176 (15.77%) C#
4 149 (13.35%) C
5 135 (12.10%) Java
6 106 (9.50%) JavaScript
7 73 (6.54%) MATLAB
8 64 (5.73%) Python
9 61 (5.47%) Embedded C
10 42 (3.76%) Perl
11 35 (3.14%) Embedded C++
12 31 (2.78%) VB.NET
13 26 (2.33%) Assembly Language
13 26 (2.33%) R
13 26 (2.33%) T-SQL
14 25 (2.24%) Scala
14 25 (2.24%) VB
15 24 (2.15%) PL/SQL
16 21 (1.88%) PHP
17 20 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 290 (25.99%) Degree
2 22 (1.97%) ISEB
3 17 (1.52%) PhD
4 14 (1.25%) MCAD
4 14 (1.25%) MCP
4 14 (1.25%) MCSD
4 14 (1.25%) MCTS
4 14 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.90%) HNC
5 10 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.63%) PMP
7 5 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.45%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.27%) CCNA
9 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.27%) MBA
9 3 (0.27%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.78%) MISRA
2 28 (2.51%) QA
3 22 (1.97%) MISRA C
4 15 (1.34%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.72%) ISO26262
7 7 (0.63%) SLA
8 6 (0.54%) ISO13485
9 3 (0.27%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.18%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.090%) ARP4754
11 1 (0.090%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.090%) DO-160
11 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 40 (3.58%) Firmware
2 32 (2.87%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.090%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (0.72%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.45%) SCOM
3 3 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (0.27%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (0.27%) Nagios
3 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.090%) FlexNet
4 1 (0.090%) Puppet
Vendors
1 126 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 72 (6.45%) Oracle
3 52 (4.66%) SAP
4 38 (3.41%) EMC
5 25 (2.24%) IBM
6 24 (2.15%) Google
7 21 (1.88%) QNX
8 20 (1.79%) Tableau
9 17 (1.52%) Adobe
9 17 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (1.52%) VMware
10 16 (1.43%) Fujitsu
11 13 (1.16%) HP
11 13 (1.16%) MKS
12 11 (0.99%) Autodesk
12 11 (0.99%) Cisco
12 11 (0.99%) Cognizant
13 8 (0.72%) PTC
13 8 (0.72%) Trillium
13 8 (0.72%) Xilinx
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + £7K Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Uncapped Commission £100k OTE+
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Infomedia Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
GWP Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
elephantintheroom
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago