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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 91 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.81% - 0.40%
As % of the General category 2.07% - 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
531 523 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.90% 39.71% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 445 407 271
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
South Wales - 10 £36,250 -
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
2 18 (56.25%) QA
3 17 (53.13%) HTTP
3 17 (53.13%) Objective-C
3 17 (53.13%) REST
4 15 (46.88%) Apple iOS
5 11 (34.38%) Mobile Development
6 10 (31.25%) MVVM
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (31.25%) XAML
6 10 (31.25%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) Degree
8 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
8 7 (21.88%) Java
8 7 (21.88%) Android
8 7 (21.88%) Android SDK
8 7 (21.88%) Android Development
9 6 (18.75%) iOS SDK
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (18.75%) Aerospace
10 5 (15.63%) Retail
10 5 (15.63%) C
10 5 (15.63%) CRM
10 5 (15.63%) SDLC
10 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.50%) Subversion

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Big Data
1 4 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
1 4 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Aerospace
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 4 (12.50%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Mobile Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Android Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.13%) C++ Developer
9 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Project Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) SAS Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) REST
2 7 (21.88%) Android SDK
3 6 (18.75%) iOS SDK
4 4 (12.50%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Physics
2 4 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) VHDL
4 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Apple iOS
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Mobile
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
2 11 (34.38%) Mobile Development
3 10 (31.25%) MVVM
4 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
4 7 (21.88%) Android Development
5 6 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.50%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) ERP
9 2 (6.25%) Project Management
10 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) FMECA
10 1 (3.13%) CHAID
10 1 (3.13%) Risk Analytics
10 1 (3.13%) Analytics
10 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Objective-C
2 10 (31.25%) XAML
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) C
6 4 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) DO-254
2 1 (3.13%) DO-160
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Green Hills
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) EMC