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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 119 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 116 90 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 1.72% 2.04%
As % of the General category 6.03% 4.26% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 73 67 70
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 £24,750 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
1923 2111 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.52% 40.46% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 1711 1318
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
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 21 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 21 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 +13 49 £41,000 +17.14% 4
Coventry -21 20 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Solihull +4 10 £30,250 -13.57%
Staffordshire - 9 £37,500 - 3
Birmingham -19 8 £27,000 -40.00% 6
Worcestershire -3 6 £32,500 +22.64% 7
Wolverhampton - 2 - - 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 79 (28.01%) C#
1 79 (28.01%) .NET
2 62 (21.99%) SQL Server
3 61 (21.63%) HTML
3 61 (21.63%) ASP.NET
3 61 (21.63%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (21.28%) CSS
5 58 (20.57%) jQuery
6 57 (20.21%) Microsoft
7 52 (18.44%) SQL
8 50 (17.73%) MS Excel
9 49 (17.38%) Project Management
10 48 (17.02%) HTML5
11 46 (16.31%) Degree
11 46 (16.31%) JavaScript
12 43 (15.25%) Software Engineering
13 40 (14.18%) SAP
14 37 (13.12%) Web Development
15 36 (12.77%) Finance
15 36 (12.77%) Manufacturing
16 34 (12.06%) MVC
17 32 (11.35%) .NET Framework
18 30 (10.64%) Ajax
18 30 (10.64%) T-SQL
18 30 (10.64%) Electronics
19 29 (10.28%) C
20 28 (9.93%) Computer Science
21 27 (9.57%) Requirements Management
21 27 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
21 27 (9.57%) Rational DOORS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.48%) IBM Notes
2 7 (2.48%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (1.06%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.71%) IIS
5 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 50 (17.73%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.80%) Simulink
3 17 (6.03%) TargetLink
3 17 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (5.67%) MS Project
4 16 (5.67%) Photoshop
5 15 (5.32%) Stateflow
6 10 (3.55%) MS Office
7 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
8 3 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.71%) SPSS
10 1 (0.35%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 6 (2.13%) ENOVIA
2 5 (1.77%) SAP PP
3 4 (1.42%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.42%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.42%) SAP CRM
3 4 (1.42%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.06%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.06%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.71%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.71%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.71%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.35%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.55%) GitHub
2 6 (2.13%) SaaS
3 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.77%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.96%) Internet
2 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.06%) SAN
4 1 (0.35%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.35%) LAN
4 1 (0.35%) VoIP
4 1 (0.35%) WAN
4 1 (0.35%) VLAN
4 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (21.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.71%) Big Data
3 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.35%) MS Access
4 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (9.57%) Rational DOORS
2 19 (6.74%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.61%) Subversion
4 11 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.77%) VectorCAST
6 2 (0.71%) Hudson
7 1 (0.35%) Ant
7 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.35%) Moq
7 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.35%) Phing
General
1 36 (12.77%) Finance
1 36 (12.77%) Manufacturing
2 30 (10.64%) Electronics
3 21 (7.45%) Aerospace
4 18 (6.38%) Marketing
5 7 (2.48%) Back Office
5 7 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.13%) Games
6 6 (2.13%) Retail
7 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 92 (32.62%) Developer
2 34 (12.06%) Senior Developer
3 27 (9.57%) Software Engineer
3 27 (9.57%) C# Developer
4 23 (8.16%) Software Developer
5 22 (7.80%) Analyst
6 21 (7.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 21 (7.45%) Architect
7 20 (7.09%) Project Manager
8 19 (6.74%) Consultant
9 18 (6.38%) Web Developer
9 18 (6.38%) .NET Developer
10 14 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (4.96%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (4.61%) Applications Developer
12 12 (4.26%) Process Engineer
13 11 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.90%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (3.55%) Infrastructure Architect
14 10 (3.55%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (28.01%) .NET
2 61 (21.63%) HTML
2 61 (21.63%) ASP.NET
3 60 (21.28%) CSS
4 58 (20.57%) jQuery
5 48 (17.02%) HTML5
6 32 (11.35%) .NET Framework
7 30 (10.64%) Ajax
8 27 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (9.22%) CSS3
10 24 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 24 (8.51%) LINQ
11 10 (3.55%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.48%) Web Services
13 6 (2.13%) JSP
14 5 (1.77%) SAP Basis
15 4 (1.42%) Dojo
16 3 (1.06%) Middleware
16 3 (1.06%) Sass
17 2 (0.71%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.93%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.74%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (5.67%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.61%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.61%) User Experience
6 11 (3.90%) Physics
7 7 (2.48%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.77%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.77%) Remote Sensing
9 5 (1.77%) Telematics
9 5 (1.77%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.42%) PMI
11 3 (1.06%) Clustering
11 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.06%) Data Conversion
11 3 (1.06%) CAN bus
12 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.61%) Windows
2 6 (2.13%) Android
2 6 (2.13%) Linux
3 3 (1.06%) UNIX
3 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.35%) Debian
5 1 (0.35%) VMS
5 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.63%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.38%) Project Management
3 43 (15.25%) Software Engineering
4 37 (13.12%) Web Development
5 34 (12.06%) MVC
6 27 (9.57%) Requirements Management
6 27 (9.57%) E-Commerce
7 22 (7.80%) UML
7 22 (7.80%) Validation
7 22 (7.80%) TDD
8 19 (6.74%) PRINCE2
9 18 (6.38%) Product Management
9 18 (6.38%) Configuration Management
10 16 (5.67%) Scrum
10 16 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (5.67%) CMMI
10 16 (5.67%) Logistics
11 15 (5.32%) ITIL
12 13 (4.61%) Project Planning
12 13 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 79 (28.01%) C#
2 52 (18.44%) SQL
3 46 (16.31%) JavaScript
4 30 (10.64%) T-SQL
5 29 (10.28%) C
6 22 (7.80%) C++
7 14 (4.96%) Embedded C
8 13 (4.61%) VB.NET
8 13 (4.61%) MATLAB
9 12 (4.26%) Assembly Language
10 7 (2.48%) Java
11 6 (2.13%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.42%) PHP
13 3 (1.06%) ABAP
14 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (16.31%) Degree
2 8 (2.84%) PhD
2 8 (2.84%) SAP Certification
3 7 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.77%) MCSD
6 4 (1.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CISM
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) CISSP
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCNP
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) HNC
7 1 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.03%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) COBIT
2 4 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.42%) Hyper-V
1 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.06%) Firmware
2 3 (1.06%) RHEV
3 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 57 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 40 (14.18%) SAP
3 21 (7.45%) MKS
4 12 (4.26%) MathWorks
5 7 (2.48%) Lotus
6 6 (2.13%) Oracle
6 6 (2.13%) IBM
7 5 (1.77%) VMware
7 5 (1.77%) Apple
7 5 (1.77%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.42%) EMC
9 3 (1.06%) Hitachi
10 2 (0.71%) Cisco
10 2 (0.71%) Symantec
10 2 (0.71%) Adobe
11 1 (0.35%) Alias
11 1 (0.35%) HP
11 1 (0.35%) Dell
11 1 (0.35%) Cognos
11 1 (0.35%) Talend
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry
WA Consultants
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
i-Placements
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
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Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Warwick, Warwickshire
C-Jobs.com
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Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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