The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 121 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 101 129 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.79% 2.40% 2.28%
As % of the General category 4.84% 6.69% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 91 86
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +12.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,050 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Automotive
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2085 1927 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.03% 35.91% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 1546 1801
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Automotive
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Automotive Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Automotive
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Coventry -4 39 £57,500 +40.24% 9
Birmingham +21 24 £38,000 -18.27% 3
Warwickshire -11 21 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Worcestershire +1 9 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £45,000 -
Walsall - 2 £43,750 -
Shropshire -5 1 - -
Staffordshire -6 1 - -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 94 (46.77%) Manufacturing
2 75 (37.31%) SAP
3 53 (26.37%) Finance
4 40 (19.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (17.91%) Logistics
6 35 (17.41%) SAP SCM
7 33 (16.42%) .NET
8 31 (15.42%) Degree
8 31 (15.42%) Change Management
9 25 (12.44%) HTML
10 23 (11.44%) SQL
10 23 (11.44%) SQL Server
10 23 (11.44%) CSS
11 22 (10.95%) C#
11 22 (10.95%) JavaScript
11 22 (10.95%) ERP
12 19 (9.45%) Software Engineering
13 17 (8.46%) SAP SD
13 17 (8.46%) C++
13 17 (8.46%) jQuery
14 16 (7.96%) C
14 16 (7.96%) Microsoft
15 15 (7.46%) Project Management
15 15 (7.46%) ASP.NET
15 15 (7.46%) Quality Management
15 15 (7.46%) Validation
16 14 (6.97%) Line Management
17 13 (6.47%) Procure-to-pay
17 13 (6.47%) SAP LE
17 13 (6.47%) SAP FI/CO

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.49%) IIS
2 5 (2.49%) MTS
3 1 (0.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) CMS
3 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.99%) AutoCAD
5 3 (1.49%) Simulink
5 3 (1.49%) MS Project
6 2 (1.00%) MS Office
6 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.50%) TargetLink
7 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.50%) CATIA
7 1 (0.50%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 35 (17.41%) SAP SCM
2 17 (8.46%) SAP SD
3 13 (6.47%) SAP HR
3 13 (6.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (6.47%) SAP CO
3 13 (6.47%) SAP FI
3 13 (6.47%) SAP LE
4 12 (5.97%) SAP ERP
5 6 (2.99%) SAP PP
6 4 (1.99%) ENOVIA
6 4 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (1.99%) SAP APO
7 2 (1.00%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.50%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) GitHub
2 2 (1.00%) SoftLayer
2 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.49%) Kerberos
1 5 (2.49%) Firewall
2 4 (1.99%) Internet
2 4 (1.99%) RFID
2 4 (1.99%) LAN
2 4 (1.99%) WAN
3 3 (1.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.50%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) SAN
4 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.99%) MySQL
4 4 (1.99%) OLAP
4 4 (1.99%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.49%) MS Access
5 3 (1.49%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.00%) QlikView
7 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) Mahout
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (5.47%) Subversion
1 11 (5.47%) VectorCAST
1 11 (5.47%) CANoe
2 8 (3.98%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 94 (46.77%) Manufacturing
2 53 (26.37%) Finance
3 12 (5.97%) Aerospace
4 10 (4.98%) Electronics
5 7 (3.48%) Retail
6 6 (2.99%) Marketing
7 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (18.91%) Architect
2 34 (16.92%) Developer
3 30 (14.93%) Solutions Architect
3 30 (14.93%) SAP Architect
3 30 (14.93%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 20 (9.95%) Consultant
5 17 (8.46%) Software Engineer
6 15 (7.46%) SAP Consultant
7 13 (6.47%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 13 (6.47%) Lead Architect
8 12 (5.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 12 (5.97%) Analyst
8 12 (5.97%) Software Developer
9 9 (4.48%) Systems Manager
9 9 (4.48%) SAP Manager
9 9 (4.48%) Strategy Manager
10 8 (3.98%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.48%) Technical Architect
12 6 (2.99%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.42%) .NET
2 25 (12.44%) HTML
3 23 (11.44%) CSS
4 17 (8.46%) jQuery
5 15 (7.46%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.48%) Web Services
6 9 (4.48%) HTML5
7 7 (3.48%) Ajax
7 7 (3.48%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.99%) XML
8 6 (2.99%) CSS3
9 5 (2.49%) Classic ASP
10 4 (1.99%) WPF
10 4 (1.99%) RESTful
10 4 (1.99%) MEAP
11 3 (1.49%) MFC
12 2 (1.00%) ATL
12 2 (1.00%) DCOM
12 2 (1.00%) EDI
12 2 (1.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.98%) Computer Science
1 10 (4.98%) FMCG
1 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.99%) Biotechnology
4 3 (1.49%) Smartphone
4 3 (1.49%) iPhone
4 3 (1.49%) Telematics
5 2 (1.00%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.00%) Statistics
5 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.00%) CAN bus
5 2 (1.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.50%) User Experience
6 1 (0.50%) Physics
6 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.98%) Windows
2 3 (1.49%) Linux
3 2 (1.00%) Android
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.50%) VMS
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.50%) Solaris
4 1 (0.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (17.91%) Logistics
3 31 (15.42%) Change Management
4 22 (10.95%) ERP
5 19 (9.45%) Software Engineering
6 15 (7.46%) Project Management
6 15 (7.46%) Quality Management
6 15 (7.46%) Validation
7 14 (6.97%) Line Management
8 13 (6.47%) Procure-to-pay
8 13 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (5.47%) Operations Management
10 10 (4.98%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.48%) CRM
12 8 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.48%) PLM
13 7 (3.48%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (2.99%) Data Analysis
14 6 (2.99%) MVC
14 6 (2.99%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.44%) SQL
2 22 (10.95%) C#
2 22 (10.95%) JavaScript
3 17 (8.46%) C++
4 16 (7.96%) C
5 12 (5.97%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.47%) Embedded C
6 11 (5.47%) Embedded C++
7 7 (3.48%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.48%) VB
8 6 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.49%) Java
9 5 (2.49%) VBA
10 4 (1.99%) PHP
11 3 (1.49%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.00%) VC++
13 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.50%) VB6
13 1 (0.50%) R
13 1 (0.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 31 (15.42%) Degree
2 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.99%) MCP
3 5 (2.49%) MCAD
3 5 (2.49%) MCSD
3 5 (2.49%) HNC
3 5 (2.49%) HND
3 5 (2.49%) MCTS
4 3 (1.49%) CCNP
4 3 (1.49%) CCNA
4 3 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.00%) ISEB
5 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
1 3 (1.49%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.50%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (37.31%) SAP
2 16 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.47%) MKS
3 11 (5.47%) Fujitsu
4 10 (4.98%) Wonderware
5 6 (2.99%) Adobe
6 5 (2.49%) VMware
7 4 (1.99%) IBM
7 4 (1.99%) Citrix
7 4 (1.99%) Oracle
7 4 (1.99%) Appcelerator
7 4 (1.99%) WSO2
7 4 (1.99%) Kony
8 3 (1.49%) Cisco
8 3 (1.49%) Juniper
8 3 (1.49%) Google
9 2 (1.00%) Tableau
10 1 (0.50%) Minitab
10 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.50%) Apple
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Warwickshire
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 25,000-40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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