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 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 117 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 115 88 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.00% 1.65% 2.06%
As % of the General category 5.98% 4.15% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 68
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1923 2120 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.46% 39.86% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1718 1326
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 October 2014.

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 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
Warwickshire +21 48 £41,000 +13.10% 3
Coventry -15 20 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Solihull +4 10 £30,250 -13.57% 1
Staffordshire - 10 £37,500 - 4
Birmingham -18 7 £27,000 -36.47% 6
Worcestershire -6 6 £32,500 +22.64% 7
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 81 (28.22%) C#
2 80 (27.87%) .NET
3 63 (21.95%) SQL Server
3 63 (21.95%) HTML
4 62 (21.60%) ASP.NET
4 62 (21.60%) CSS
4 62 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (20.91%) jQuery
6 59 (20.56%) Microsoft
7 53 (18.47%) SQL
8 52 (18.12%) MS Excel
9 50 (17.42%) HTML5
10 49 (17.07%) Project Management
11 47 (16.38%) JavaScript
11 47 (16.38%) Degree
12 45 (15.68%) Software Engineering
13 41 (14.29%) SAP
14 38 (13.24%) Web Development
15 37 (12.89%) Finance
15 37 (12.89%) Manufacturing
16 35 (12.20%) MVC
17 33 (11.50%) .NET Framework
18 31 (10.80%) Ajax
18 31 (10.80%) T-SQL
18 31 (10.80%) Electronics
19 30 (10.45%) C
20 29 (10.10%) E-Commerce
20 29 (10.10%) Requirements Management
20 29 (10.10%) Rational DOORS
21 28 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.44%) IBM Notes
2 7 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 52 (18.12%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.36%) Simulink
3 18 (6.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (6.27%) TargetLink
4 17 (5.92%) Stateflow
4 17 (5.92%) Photoshop
5 16 (5.57%) MS Project
6 10 (3.48%) MS Office
7 4 (1.39%) MS Visio
8 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.70%) SPSS
10 1 (0.35%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 6 (2.09%) ENOVIA
2 5 (1.74%) SAP PP
3 4 (1.39%) SAP CRM
3 4 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.39%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.39%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.05%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.05%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.70%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.70%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.70%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.35%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.48%) GitHub
2 6 (2.09%) SaaS
3 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.74%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.88%) Internet
2 4 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.05%) SAN
4 1 (0.35%) LAN
4 1 (0.35%) VoIP
4 1 (0.35%) WAN
4 1 (0.35%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (0.35%) VLAN
4 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.35%) NAS
4 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.70%) Big Data
3 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.35%) MS Access
4 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (10.10%) Rational DOORS
2 20 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.53%) Subversion
4 11 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.74%) VectorCAST
6 2 (0.70%) Hudson
7 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.35%) Phing
7 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.35%) Ant
7 1 (0.35%) Moq
General
1 37 (12.89%) Finance
1 37 (12.89%) Manufacturing
2 31 (10.80%) Electronics
3 21 (7.32%) Aerospace
4 18 (6.27%) Marketing
5 8 (2.79%) Back Office
6 7 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.09%) Games
7 6 (2.09%) Retail
8 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.70%) Legal
9 2 (0.70%) Advertising
10 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 94 (32.75%) Developer
2 35 (12.20%) Senior Developer
3 29 (10.10%) Software Engineer
4 27 (9.41%) C# Developer
5 24 (8.36%) Software Developer
6 22 (7.67%) Analyst
6 22 (7.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 21 (7.32%) Architect
8 20 (6.97%) Project Manager
9 19 (6.62%) Web Developer
9 19 (6.62%) Consultant
10 18 (6.27%) .NET Developer
11 15 (5.23%) Front-End Developer
12 14 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (4.53%) Applications Developer
14 12 (4.18%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (4.18%) Process Engineer
15 11 (3.83%) ASP.NET Developer
16 10 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
16 10 (3.48%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (27.87%) .NET
2 63 (21.95%) HTML
3 62 (21.60%) ASP.NET
3 62 (21.60%) CSS
4 60 (20.91%) jQuery
5 50 (17.42%) HTML5
6 33 (11.50%) .NET Framework
7 31 (10.80%) Ajax
8 28 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (9.41%) CSS3
10 25 (8.71%) LINQ
10 25 (8.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (3.48%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.44%) Web Services
13 6 (2.09%) JSP
14 5 (1.74%) SAP Basis
15 4 (1.39%) Dojo
16 3 (1.05%) Middleware
16 3 (1.05%) Sass
17 2 (0.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (5.57%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.53%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.53%) User Experience
6 11 (3.83%) Physics
7 7 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.09%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.74%) Remote Sensing
9 5 (1.74%) Telematics
9 5 (1.74%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.74%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.74%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.39%) PMI
11 3 (1.05%) Clustering
11 3 (1.05%) Data Conversion
11 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.05%) CAN bus
12 2 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.53%) Windows
2 6 (2.09%) Linux
2 6 (2.09%) Android
3 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.05%) UNIX
4 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.35%) Debian
5 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.35%) VMS
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.07%) Project Management
3 45 (15.68%) Software Engineering
4 38 (13.24%) Web Development
5 35 (12.20%) MVC
6 29 (10.10%) E-Commerce
6 29 (10.10%) Requirements Management
7 24 (8.36%) Validation
8 23 (8.01%) UML
8 23 (8.01%) TDD
9 19 (6.62%) PRINCE2
9 19 (6.62%) Configuration Management
10 18 (6.27%) Product Management
11 17 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (5.92%) Scrum
12 16 (5.57%) CMMI
12 16 (5.57%) Logistics
13 15 (5.23%) ITIL
14 14 (4.88%) Yourdon
15 13 (4.53%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 81 (28.22%) C#
2 53 (18.47%) SQL
3 47 (16.38%) JavaScript
4 31 (10.80%) T-SQL
5 30 (10.45%) C
6 23 (8.01%) C++
7 14 (4.88%) Embedded C
7 14 (4.88%) MATLAB
8 13 (4.53%) Assembly Language
8 13 (4.53%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.44%) Java
10 6 (2.09%) Embedded C++
11 4 (1.39%) PHP
12 3 (1.05%) ABAP
13 2 (0.70%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (16.38%) Degree
2 8 (2.79%) PhD
2 8 (2.79%) SAP Certification
3 7 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.74%) MCSD
6 4 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CISM
7 1 (0.35%) HNC
7 1 (0.35%) HND
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCNP
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) CISSP
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.92%) QA
2 4 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
2 4 (1.39%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.05%) Firmware
2 3 (1.05%) RHEV
3 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (20.56%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.29%) SAP
3 22 (7.67%) MKS
4 13 (4.53%) MathWorks
5 7 (2.44%) Lotus
6 6 (2.09%) IBM
6 6 (2.09%) Oracle
7 5 (1.74%) Apple
7 5 (1.74%) VMware
7 5 (1.74%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.39%) EMC
9 3 (1.05%) Hitachi
10 2 (0.70%) Symantec
10 2 (0.70%) Cisco
10 2 (0.70%) Adobe
11 1 (0.35%) HP
11 1 (0.35%) Dell
11 1 (0.35%) Cognos
11 1 (0.35%) Alias
11 1 (0.35%) Talend
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
WA Consultants
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
i-Placements
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwick
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago