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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 417 467 441
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -26
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 656 510 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the General category 1.35% 1.07% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 502 380 471
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%

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
48431 47710 50056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.24% 43.57% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 38906 37081 41735
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +44 623 £40,000 -3.61% 122
South East +13 205 £43,000 +1.17% 32
London +32 109 £45,000 -10.00% 20
West Midlands +17 98 £40,000 +6.66% 26
Surrey +28 95 £43,750 -7.89% 6
East of England +27 78 £39,750 -0.62% 14
Berkshire +12 50 £50,000 - 8
East Midlands +57 40 £40,000 +11.11% 7
Cambridgeshire +13 37 £37,500 +8.69% 5
North West +11 35 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Warwickshire -2 35 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Cambridge +16 34 £38,750 +12.31% 4
Manchester +8 32 £35,000 -6.66%
Essex +11 30 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Oxfordshire +20 24 £37,500 -10.71% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 24 £42,500 - 2
Yorkshire -14 22 £35,000 - 6
Warwick +6 20 £39,250 -1.87%
Derbyshire +31 19 £40,000 +11.11% 5
Derby +21 19 £40,000 +11.11% 5
Walton-on-Thames - 19 £52,500 -
City of London +35 18 £40,000 +17.64% 6
Oxford +20 18 £37,500 +87.50% 4
South West -37 17 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Coventry -5 16 £38,500 +6.20% 10
West Yorkshire -5 15 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Guildford -11 15 £45,000 -
Leicestershire +32 14 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Leeds +5 14 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Slough -15 13 £50,000 +5.26% 2

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 281 (22.73%) C#
2 253 (20.47%) Finance
3 248 (20.06%) Agile Software Development
4 245 (19.82%) Degree
5 209 (16.91%) Microsoft
6 207 (16.75%) .NET
7 204 (16.50%) JavaScript
8 192 (15.53%) Software Engineering
9 186 (15.05%) HTML
10 182 (14.72%) C++
11 176 (14.24%) Java
12 173 (14.00%) CSS
13 172 (13.92%) C
14 171 (13.83%) Project Management
15 159 (12.86%) SQL Server
16 150 (12.14%) SQL
17 141 (11.41%) Manufacturing
17 141 (11.41%) Marketing
18 135 (10.92%) ASP.NET
19 134 (10.84%) jQuery
20 129 (10.44%) MS Excel
21 123 (9.95%) Retail
22 121 (9.79%) Windows
23 115 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
24 108 (8.74%) MVC
25 102 (8.25%) Scrum
25 102 (8.25%) Aerospace
26 100 (8.09%) SAP
27 99 (8.01%) Linux
28 98 (7.93%) OO

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (2.43%) CMS
2 28 (2.27%) IIS
3 18 (1.46%) WebSphere
3 18 (1.46%) WordPress
4 15 (1.21%) Apache Solr
4 15 (1.21%) Confluence
5 14 (1.13%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.05%) Apache
6 13 (1.05%) nginx
7 11 (0.89%) Node.js
8 10 (0.81%) Kentico
8 10 (0.81%) JBoss
8 10 (0.81%) SAS
9 7 (0.57%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.57%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.40%) GlassFish
10 5 (0.40%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.32%) SilverStripe
11 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 129 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 67 (5.42%) MS Office
3 48 (3.88%) Simulink
4 37 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 31 (2.51%) Photoshop
6 28 (2.27%) MS Project
6 28 (2.27%) TargetLink
7 25 (2.02%) MS Visio
7 25 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
8 22 (1.78%) FrameMaker
9 17 (1.38%) Stateflow
10 8 (0.65%) Acrobat
11 7 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (0.49%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 3 (0.24%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.24%) SPSS
14 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.16%) FastStats
15 1 (0.081%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 15 (1.21%) SAP SCM
2 8 (0.65%) SAP PLM
2 8 (0.65%) SAP LE
2 8 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.57%) SAP PP
4 6 (0.49%) SAP HR
4 6 (0.49%) SAP SD
4 6 (0.49%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.40%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.40%) SAP R/3
5 5 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.40%) SAP EM
5 5 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.40%) SAP EWM
6 4 (0.32%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.32%) SiteCatalyst
6 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.24%) SAP WM
7 3 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.38%) GitHub
3 10 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.40%) IaaS
4 5 (0.40%) PaaS
5 3 (0.24%) SaaS
6 2 (0.16%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.38%) Internet
2 14 (1.13%) Profibus
3 13 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.81%) Ethernet
5 7 (0.57%) HTTP
5 7 (0.57%) Firewall
5 7 (0.57%) DNS
5 7 (0.57%) TETRA
6 6 (0.49%) Modbus
7 5 (0.40%) Extranet
7 5 (0.40%) Intranet
8 4 (0.32%) Wireless
9 3 (0.24%) DHCP
9 3 (0.24%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.24%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.24%) Network Security
10 2 (0.16%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.16%) VoIP
11 1 (0.081%) WAN
11 1 (0.081%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.34%) MySQL
3 26 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.62%) Relational Database
5 17 (1.38%) MongoDB
5 17 (1.38%) Big Data
5 17 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.97%) Data Mining
10 11 (0.89%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (0.73%) QlikView
12 8 (0.65%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.49%) DB2
13 6 (0.49%) MariaDB
14 5 (0.40%) DataStage
14 5 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 68 (5.50%) Visual Studio
2 50 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 29 (2.35%) Rational DOORS
4 22 (1.78%) Subversion
5 20 (1.62%) JIRA
6 18 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (1.46%) Mercurial
7 15 (1.21%) Bitbucket
8 14 (1.13%) Selenium
9 13 (1.05%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 11 (0.89%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.81%) NUnit
11 10 (0.81%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.73%) PhantomJS
12 9 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (0.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 8 (0.65%) VectorCAST
14 7 (0.57%) Ant
15 6 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 253 (20.47%) Finance
2 141 (11.41%) Manufacturing
2 141 (11.41%) Marketing
3 123 (9.95%) Retail
4 102 (8.25%) Aerospace
5 78 (6.31%) Telecoms
6 63 (5.10%) Electronics
7 46 (3.72%) Banking
8 37 (2.99%) Publishing
9 36 (2.91%) Advertising
10 31 (2.51%) Games
11 25 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
12 24 (1.94%) Welsh Language
13 17 (1.38%) Retail Banking
13 17 (1.38%) German Language
14 16 (1.29%) Back Office
15 12 (0.97%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.89%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.81%) Legal
17 10 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 392 (31.72%) Developer
2 125 (10.11%) Software Engineer
3 117 (9.47%) Analyst
4 109 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 92 (7.44%) Project Manager
6 90 (7.28%) Software Developer
7 77 (6.23%) C# Developer
8 75 (6.07%) .NET Developer
9 66 (5.34%) Business Analyst
10 64 (5.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 64 (5.18%) Java Developer
11 59 (4.77%) Consultant
11 59 (4.77%) C# .NET Developer
12 50 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 49 (3.96%) Architect
14 44 (3.56%) Junior
15 40 (3.24%) Junior Developer
16 38 (3.07%) Senior Software Developer
17 34 (2.75%) Web Developer
18 33 (2.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (16.75%) .NET
2 186 (15.05%) HTML
3 173 (14.00%) CSS
4 135 (10.92%) ASP.NET
5 134 (10.84%) jQuery
6 85 (6.88%) XML
7 80 (6.47%) HTML5
8 77 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (5.10%) .NET Framework
10 57 (4.61%) Ajax
11 53 (4.29%) CSS3
12 51 (4.13%) J2EE
13 48 (3.88%) Web Services
14 41 (3.32%) AngularJS
15 33 (2.67%) REST
16 32 (2.59%) Spring
16 32 (2.59%) Hibernate
17 30 (2.43%) WCF
17 30 (2.43%) XML Schema
18 25 (2.02%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 115 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 69 (5.58%) Mathematics
4 65 (5.26%) User Experience
5 48 (3.88%) Embedded Systems
6 31 (2.51%) Physics
7 27 (2.18%) Telematics
8 26 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 25 (2.02%) Mobile App
9 25 (2.02%) Algorithms
10 23 (1.86%) BBC
10 23 (1.86%) Blackberry
11 22 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.70%) FMCG
13 18 (1.46%) CAN bus
14 16 (1.29%) Open Source
15 12 (0.97%) Social Media
15 12 (0.97%) Visualisation
16 11 (0.89%) Digital Media
17 10 (0.81%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 121 (9.79%) Windows
2 99 (8.01%) Linux
3 33 (2.67%) UNIX
4 26 (2.10%) Android
5 24 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.05%) Debian
7 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.32%) Windows CE
11 4 (0.32%) AIX
11 4 (0.32%) Solaris
12 3 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (20.06%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (15.53%) Software Engineering
3 171 (13.83%) Project Management
4 108 (8.74%) MVC
5 102 (8.25%) Scrum
6 98 (7.93%) OO
7 82 (6.63%) E-Commerce
8 74 (5.99%) UML
8 74 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 71 (5.74%) PRINCE2
10 66 (5.34%) OOP
11 62 (5.02%) Web Development
12 59 (4.77%) Digital Marketing
13 56 (4.53%) TDD
13 56 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 55 (4.45%) Mentoring
15 53 (4.29%) Business Analysis
16 48 (3.88%) Time Management
16 48 (3.88%) Line Management
17 43 (3.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 281 (22.73%) C#
2 204 (16.50%) JavaScript
3 182 (14.72%) C++
4 176 (14.24%) Java
5 172 (13.92%) C
6 150 (12.14%) SQL
7 59 (4.77%) Embedded C
8 49 (3.96%) PHP
9 48 (3.88%) Python
10 44 (3.56%) MATLAB
11 41 (3.32%) T-SQL
12 35 (2.83%) Embedded C++
13 33 (2.67%) Assembly Language
14 27 (2.18%) VB.NET
14 27 (2.18%) COBOL
15 22 (1.78%) Ruby
16 21 (1.70%) Perl
17 19 (1.54%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.29%) VB
19 15 (1.21%) Ada
Qualifications
1 245 (19.82%) Degree
2 29 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 24 (1.94%) ECDL
4 21 (1.70%) PMI Certification
5 16 (1.29%) ISEB
6 15 (1.21%) PMP
7 13 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.97%) MBA
9 11 (0.89%) Security Cleared
10 10 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (0.81%) MCSD
11 8 (0.65%) HNC
12 7 (0.57%) SC Cleared
13 6 (0.49%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.40%) CISA
14 5 (0.40%) MCPD
14 5 (0.40%) AWS Certification
15 4 (0.32%) ISTQB
16 3 (0.24%) PhD
17 2 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.23%) QA
2 13 (1.05%) SLA
3 10 (0.81%) JTAG
4 8 (0.65%) IEC 61508
5 7 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.49%) DO-178B
7 5 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
8 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.081%) TickIT
10 1 (0.081%) COBIT
10 1 (0.081%) P3O
System Software
1 39 (3.16%) Firmware
2 23 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.32%) Samba
5 4 (0.32%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.32%) Varnish
5 4 (0.32%) KVM
6 3 (0.24%) RHEV
6 3 (0.24%) XenApp
7 1 (0.081%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.40%) Puppet
3 4 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.32%) HAProxy
3 4 (0.32%) StatsD
3 4 (0.32%) logstash
3 4 (0.32%) Kibana
3 4 (0.32%) Graphite
3 4 (0.32%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.081%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 209 (16.91%) Microsoft
2 100 (8.09%) SAP
3 38 (3.07%) Adobe
4 36 (2.91%) Oracle
5 22 (1.78%) IBM
6 20 (1.62%) MKS
7 17 (1.38%) Cisco
8 16 (1.29%) MathWorks
9 15 (1.21%) Google
10 13 (1.05%) EMC
11 11 (0.89%) Fujitsu
11 11 (0.89%) Tableau
12 10 (0.81%) Freescale
12 10 (0.81%) VMware
13 8 (0.65%) Cognos
13 8 (0.65%) HP
13 8 (0.65%) Twitter
14 6 (0.49%) Siebel
14 6 (0.49%) Teradata
14 6 (0.49%) Sony
Chertsey, Surrey
Xilinx, Inc.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + relocation allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis IT
Salary: £30k - £40k per annum + 5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + 5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bordon, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £16500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £43000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago