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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 443 496 431
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -65
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 597 445 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.41% 0.51%
As % of the General category 1.21% 0.92% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 444 363 466
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
49468 48238 50982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.41% 44.35% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38796 38513 42007
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +63 578 £40,000 - 187
South East -16 142 £41,250 -1.78% 64
West Midlands +3 115 £40,000 +14.28% 33
London +49 109 £47,500 -5.00% 13
East of England +26 72 £40,000 +33.33% 22
Surrey +20 71 £42,500 +0.59% 11
North West +15 51 £37,500 - 13
Manchester +39 49 £37,500 - 9
Warwickshire +21 48 £41,000 +13.10% 3
City of London +38 29 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Cambridgeshire +22 29 £40,000 +33.33% 16
Essex +18 29 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Cambridge +10 28 £41,250 +37.50% 11
East Midlands +23 26 £45,000 +25.00% 8
South West -29 26 £35,000 -12.50% 21
Warwick +13 23 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 23 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Coventry -15 20 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Berkshire -23 16 £48,750 +2.63% 21
Milton Keynes -8 15 £38,500 -3.75%
Hampshire -14 15 £35,000 -10.25% 9
Yorkshire -43 15 £35,000 -30.00% 7
Gaydon - 14 £41,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 13 £42,500 - 2
Leeds -17 12 £35,000 -30.00% 2
West Yorkshire -31 12 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Leicestershire - 12 £55,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +16 11 £30,500 -27.38% 6
Solihull +4 10 £30,250 -13.57% 1
Bedfordshire +3 10 £31,750 -17.53%

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 255 (20.22%) Finance
1 255 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (20.14%) C#
3 233 (18.48%) HTML
4 232 (18.40%) JavaScript
5 222 (17.61%) .NET
6 216 (17.13%) Degree
7 213 (16.89%) CSS
8 205 (16.26%) Project Management
9 200 (15.86%) Microsoft
10 192 (15.23%) SQL
11 188 (14.91%) SQL Server
12 176 (13.96%) Java
13 173 (13.72%) Software Engineering
14 153 (12.13%) Marketing
15 151 (11.97%) jQuery
16 148 (11.74%) C
17 146 (11.58%) C++
17 146 (11.58%) ASP.NET
18 141 (11.18%) MS Excel
19 132 (10.47%) Retail
20 127 (10.07%) Manufacturing
21 119 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
22 112 (8.88%) Aerospace
23 110 (8.72%) SAP
24 102 (8.09%) MVC
25 101 (8.01%) Scrum
26 99 (7.85%) E-Commerce
27 93 (7.38%) Windows
28 91 (7.22%) HTML5

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 31 (2.46%) CMS
2 25 (1.98%) WebSphere
3 22 (1.74%) JBoss
3 22 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.59%) SAS
5 19 (1.51%) WordPress
6 13 (1.03%) Apache
7 11 (0.87%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.79%) IIS
8 10 (0.79%) Kentico
9 9 (0.71%) GlassFish
9 9 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.56%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
10 7 (0.56%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.56%) Confluence
11 6 (0.48%) Drupal
11 6 (0.48%) Node.js
12 5 (0.40%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.32%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 141 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 73 (5.79%) MS Office
3 44 (3.49%) Simulink
4 39 (3.09%) Photoshop
5 36 (2.85%) MS Project
6 33 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
7 28 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 28 (2.22%) MS Visio
8 24 (1.90%) TargetLink
9 17 (1.35%) Stateflow
9 17 (1.35%) FrameMaker
10 15 (1.19%) SPSS
11 10 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.63%) Acrobat
13 5 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
14 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
15 1 (0.079%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.079%) CATIA
15 1 (0.079%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (1.03%) SAP MDM
2 10 (0.79%) SAP MM
3 9 (0.71%) SAP PP
3 9 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.71%) SAP SCM
4 8 (0.63%) SAP SD
4 8 (0.63%) SAP PLM
4 8 (0.63%) ENOVIA
5 6 (0.48%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.40%) SAP EM
6 5 (0.40%) SAP EWM
7 4 (0.32%) SiteCatalyst
7 4 (0.32%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.32%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.32%) SAP WM
7 4 (0.32%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.24%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.27%) SaaS
2 11 (0.87%) GitHub
3 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.40%) Basecamp
5 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.079%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.079%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.78%) Internet
2 17 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.27%) Intranet
4 11 (0.87%) Extranet
5 8 (0.63%) Firewall
6 7 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (0.56%) SAN
7 5 (0.40%) DNS
7 5 (0.40%) LAN
8 4 (0.32%) DHCP
8 4 (0.32%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.32%) NAS
9 3 (0.24%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.24%) Wireless
9 3 (0.24%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.16%) WAN
10 2 (0.16%) VPN
10 2 (0.16%) HTTP
10 2 (0.16%) SNMP
10 2 (0.16%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 37 (2.93%) MySQL
2 37 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (2.14%) Relational Database
6 25 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (1.90%) Big Data
8 22 (1.74%) QlikView
9 19 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.19%) DataStage
12 14 (1.11%) Data Mining
13 13 (1.03%) SQLPlus
13 13 (1.03%) PowerCenter
13 13 (1.03%) Spotfire
13 13 (1.03%) NoSQL
13 13 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
14 11 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 46 (3.65%) Git (software)
3 43 (3.41%) Rational DOORS
4 34 (2.70%) Subversion
5 32 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (1.74%) Mercurial
7 12 (0.95%) Ant
7 12 (0.95%) JIRA
8 9 (0.71%) Gradle
8 9 (0.71%) Maven
8 9 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.56%) Grunt
9 7 (0.56%) VectorCAST
9 7 (0.56%) Bitbucket
9 7 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (0.40%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.32%) Mocha
11 4 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 3 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 255 (20.22%) Finance
2 153 (12.13%) Marketing
3 132 (10.47%) Retail
4 127 (10.07%) Manufacturing
5 112 (8.88%) Aerospace
6 77 (6.11%) Telecoms
7 57 (4.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 53 (4.20%) Electronics
9 41 (3.25%) Banking
10 35 (2.78%) Advertising
11 29 (2.30%) Games
12 27 (2.14%) Publishing
13 24 (1.90%) Welsh Language
14 22 (1.74%) German Language
15 17 (1.35%) Retail Banking
15 17 (1.35%) Back Office
16 13 (1.03%) French Language
17 12 (0.95%) Financial Institution
18 10 (0.79%) Avionics
19 9 (0.71%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 415 (32.91%) Developer
2 114 (9.04%) Software Engineer
3 110 (8.72%) Analyst
4 107 (8.49%) Project Manager
5 85 (6.74%) Software Developer
6 84 (6.66%) C# Developer
7 83 (6.58%) Senior Developer
8 76 (6.03%) Java Developer
9 73 (5.79%) .NET Developer
10 71 (5.63%) Consultant
11 61 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 54 (4.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 53 (4.20%) Business Analyst
14 43 (3.41%) Architect
14 43 (3.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 41 (3.25%) Web Developer
16 38 (3.01%) Designer
17 36 (2.85%) ASP.NET Developer
18 31 (2.46%) Front-End Developer
19 27 (2.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (18.48%) HTML
2 222 (17.61%) .NET
3 213 (16.89%) CSS
4 151 (11.97%) jQuery
5 146 (11.58%) ASP.NET
6 91 (7.22%) HTML5
7 77 (6.11%) XML
8 73 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 64 (5.08%) CSS3
10 63 (5.00%) J2EE
11 61 (4.84%) Ajax
12 59 (4.68%) .NET Framework
13 55 (4.36%) Web Services
14 41 (3.25%) Hibernate
15 36 (2.85%) Spring
16 35 (2.78%) AngularJS
17 28 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 28 (2.22%) Java SE
18 27 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 25 (1.98%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 119 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (6.34%) Computer Science
3 75 (5.95%) User Experience
4 65 (5.15%) Mathematics
5 41 (3.25%) Embedded Systems
6 36 (2.85%) Management Information System
7 26 (2.06%) Physics
8 25 (1.98%) FMCG
9 24 (1.90%) Visualisation
9 24 (1.90%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.43%) Social Media
11 17 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.35%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.19%) Open Source
12 15 (1.19%) Telematics
13 14 (1.11%) Taxonomies
14 11 (0.87%) Graphic Design
14 11 (0.87%) Digital Media
15 10 (0.79%) CAN bus
15 10 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 93 (7.38%) Windows
2 82 (6.50%) Linux
3 31 (2.46%) Android
4 24 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.67%) UNIX
6 12 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 11 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.79%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.56%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.48%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.40%) Windows CE
12 4 (0.32%) VMS
12 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (16.26%) Project Management
3 173 (13.72%) Software Engineering
4 102 (8.09%) MVC
5 101 (8.01%) Scrum
6 99 (7.85%) E-Commerce
7 85 (6.74%) OO
8 83 (6.58%) Mentoring
9 80 (6.34%) PRINCE2
10 76 (6.03%) Web Development
11 69 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 59 (4.68%) TDD
13 57 (4.52%) OOP
14 55 (4.36%) UML
15 52 (4.12%) Requirements Management
16 49 (3.89%) Analytics
17 44 (3.49%) Business Analysis
17 44 (3.49%) Data Modelling
17 44 (3.49%) CRM
18 43 (3.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 254 (20.14%) C#
2 232 (18.40%) JavaScript
3 192 (15.23%) SQL
4 176 (13.96%) Java
5 148 (11.74%) C
6 146 (11.58%) C++
7 56 (4.44%) PHP
8 51 (4.04%) Python
9 49 (3.89%) T-SQL
10 46 (3.65%) VB.NET
11 44 (3.49%) MATLAB
12 34 (2.70%) Embedded C
13 29 (2.30%) Ruby
14 21 (1.67%) Assembly Language
15 18 (1.43%) VB
15 18 (1.43%) COBOL
15 18 (1.43%) Perl
16 15 (1.19%) Embedded C++
17 14 (1.11%) Ada
18 12 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 216 (17.13%) Degree
2 29 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 24 (1.90%) ECDL
4 22 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.59%) PMI Certification
6 17 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.27%) PMP
8 13 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (0.87%) ISEB
9 11 (0.87%) PhD
10 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.71%) SAP Certification
12 8 (0.63%) HNC
13 7 (0.56%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.48%) MBA
15 5 (0.40%) MCSD
16 4 (0.32%) ISTQB
16 4 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 3 (0.24%) IRCA
17 3 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.71%) QA
2 7 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.40%) COBIT
4 5 (0.40%) SLA
4 5 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.24%) TickIT
5 3 (0.24%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.16%) P3O
7 1 (0.079%) JTAG
7 1 (0.079%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.079%) DO-178B
System Software
1 14 (1.11%) Firmware
2 10 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.32%) vSphere
6 3 (0.24%) RHEV
6 3 (0.24%) XenApp
6 3 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.079%) Xen
8 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.079%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.24%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.16%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.16%) Puppet
4 1 (0.079%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.079%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.079%) Salt
4 1 (0.079%) WSUS
4 1 (0.079%) SCCM
4 1 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.079%) Nagios
4 1 (0.079%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 200 (15.86%) Microsoft
2 110 (8.72%) SAP
3 67 (5.31%) Oracle
4 40 (3.17%) Adobe
5 35 (2.78%) IBM
6 23 (1.82%) MKS
7 21 (1.67%) Tableau
8 20 (1.59%) Google
9 19 (1.51%) MathWorks
10 18 (1.43%) Cognos
11 15 (1.19%) Informatica
12 13 (1.03%) VMware
13 12 (0.95%) Cisco
14 9 (0.71%) Sony
14 9 (0.71%) Perforce
15 8 (0.63%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.56%) Lotus
16 7 (0.56%) HP
16 7 (0.56%) BT
16 7 (0.56%) Cincom
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £50k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Catcliffe, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Salary: + £4k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Consol Partners
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + 12% Bonus + Great Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago