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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 163 150 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -52
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 81 75 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.30% 1.39% 2.38%
As % of the General category 3.53% 4.08% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 63 70 95
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £31,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
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
2292 1838 1938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.71% 34.01% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1741 1499 1578
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 £25,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
Shropshire - 16 £29,250 - 1
Worcestershire -8 14 £42,500 +6.25%
Warwickshire -11 13 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Coventry +2 11 £40,000 -6.97% 6
Birmingham -17 10 £25,500 -27.14% 4
Herefordshire - 6 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 6 £27,500 - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 - - 4
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 46 (29.87%) Manufacturing
2 37 (24.03%) SAP
3 31 (20.13%) .NET
4 29 (18.83%) VB.NET
5 28 (18.18%) Project Management
6 27 (17.53%) SAP SD
7 26 (16.88%) C#
8 24 (15.58%) JavaScript
8 24 (15.58%) Visual Studio
8 24 (15.58%) MVC
8 24 (15.58%) Finance
8 24 (15.58%) jQuery
9 23 (14.94%) .NET Framework
9 23 (14.94%) SQL
9 23 (14.94%) T-SQL
10 21 (13.64%) Change Management
10 21 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (12.99%) C
12 19 (12.34%) C++
12 19 (12.34%) Retail
12 19 (12.34%) Degree
13 18 (11.69%) Software Engineering
13 18 (11.69%) SQL Server
14 17 (11.04%) Microsoft
14 17 (11.04%) Aerospace
14 17 (11.04%) Risk Management
15 16 (10.39%) SAP SCM
15 16 (10.39%) Embedded C
15 16 (10.39%) B2B
15 16 (10.39%) MS Excel

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (5.19%) IIS
2 5 (3.25%) CMS
3 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) MTS
5 1 (0.65%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 16 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.84%) MS Office
3 4 (2.60%) CATIA
4 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.95%) Simulink
5 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.30%) MS Project
5 2 (1.30%) Siemens NX
5 2 (1.30%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (1.30%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.65%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (17.53%) SAP SD
2 16 (10.39%) SAP SCM
3 11 (7.14%) SAP CS
4 2 (1.30%) ENOVIA
4 2 (1.30%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (1.30%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.30%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.65%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.65%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.65%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) Google Drive
1 2 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) Kerberos
2 6 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (3.25%) FlexRay
4 4 (2.60%) ISDN
4 4 (2.60%) PSTN
4 4 (2.60%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (2.60%) VPN
4 4 (2.60%) WAN
5 3 (1.95%) LAN
6 2 (1.30%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (1.30%) WebEx
7 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.65%) Firewall
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.65%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.65%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.65%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.44%) CANoe
2 13 (8.44%) Subversion
2 13 (8.44%) VectorCAST
3 5 (3.25%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.65%) Hudson
4 1 (0.65%) Moq
4 1 (0.65%) NUnit
4 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 46 (29.87%) Manufacturing
2 24 (15.58%) Finance
3 19 (12.34%) Retail
4 17 (11.04%) Aerospace
5 14 (9.09%) Electronics
6 4 (2.60%) Marketing
6 4 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (16.88%) Analyst
1 26 (16.88%) Developer
2 24 (15.58%) .NET Developer
3 23 (14.94%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (14.94%) C# Developer
3 23 (14.94%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 23 (14.94%) SQL Developer
3 23 (14.94%) VB.NET Developer
4 21 (13.64%) Architect
5 19 (12.34%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (11.69%) SAP Architect
6 18 (11.69%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 16 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 16 (10.39%) T-SQL Developer
8 14 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
9 12 (7.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 12 (7.79%) SAP Analyst
9 12 (7.79%) Software Engineer
10 11 (7.14%) SAP SD Analyst
11 9 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.13%) .NET
2 24 (15.58%) jQuery
3 23 (14.94%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.84%) HTML
5 8 (5.19%) CSS
6 7 (4.55%) Ajax
6 7 (4.55%) Classic ASP
6 7 (4.55%) CSS3
6 7 (4.55%) HTML5
6 7 (4.55%) Web Services
7 2 (1.30%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (1.30%) Middleware
7 2 (1.30%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.65%) EDI
8 1 (0.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.60%) CAN bus
3 4 (2.60%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.30%) Economics
5 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.30%) PMI
6 1 (0.65%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.49%) Windows
2 9 (5.84%) VMS
3 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.95%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.95%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.30%) Linux
5 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.30%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.18%) Project Management
2 24 (15.58%) MVC
3 21 (13.64%) Change Management
3 21 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (11.69%) Software Engineering
5 17 (11.04%) Risk Management
6 16 (10.39%) B2B
7 13 (8.44%) Logistics
8 12 (7.79%) CRM
9 11 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (7.14%) SDLC
10 8 (5.19%) Time Management
10 8 (5.19%) Validation
11 7 (4.55%) CAD
11 7 (4.55%) Quality Management
11 7 (4.55%) Web Development
12 6 (3.90%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
12 6 (3.90%) Project Planning
13 5 (3.25%) Data Acquisition
13 5 (3.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.83%) VB.NET
2 26 (16.88%) C#
3 24 (15.58%) JavaScript
4 23 (14.94%) SQL
4 23 (14.94%) T-SQL
5 20 (12.99%) C
6 19 (12.34%) C++
7 16 (10.39%) Embedded C
8 12 (7.79%) Embedded C++
9 7 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 7 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.55%) VB
10 3 (1.95%) Java
11 1 (0.65%) Fortran
11 1 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (12.34%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) MCAD
2 7 (4.55%) MCP
2 7 (4.55%) MCSD
2 7 (4.55%) MCTS
2 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.60%) HND
4 2 (1.30%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.30%) HNC
4 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) CCNA
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.95%) ISO26262
3 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.30%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.65%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.65%) DO-254
4 1 (0.65%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (0.65%) MISRA
4 1 (0.65%) MISRA C
System Software
1 14 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (24.03%) SAP
2 17 (11.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.44%) Fujitsu
3 13 (8.44%) MKS
4 7 (4.55%) Cisco
5 6 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.25%) HP
7 4 (2.60%) Canon
7 4 (2.60%) EMC
7 4 (2.60%) Juniper
8 3 (1.95%) IBM
8 3 (1.95%) VMware
9 2 (1.30%) Google
9 2 (1.30%) Tandberg
10 1 (0.65%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum + 20% shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ludlow, Shropshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Talent International
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
G2 Recruitment
Salary: £Neg
Posted: 17 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago