The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank - - 96
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.62%
As % of the General category - - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Automotive
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
570 490 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 40.98% 38.13% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 497 404 348
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automotive across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Automotive
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automotive across the Wales region.

Automotive Salary Trend in Wales

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Aerospace
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 4 (36.36%) UML
4 4 (36.36%) Military
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (36.36%) Green Hills
4 4 (36.36%) POCO
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Physics
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) MS Access
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) ERP
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MS Access
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Aerospace
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Military
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Physics
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
5 1 (9.09%) VHDL
5 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) UML
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) FMECA
4 1 (9.09%) CHAID
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) DO-254
1 1 (9.09%) DO-160
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Green Hills
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) EMC