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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 126 99 115
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 84 98 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.64% 2.38% 1.72%
As % of the General category 4.96% 6.03% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 76 65 67
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1694 1626 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.15% 39.54% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1253 1186
Average salary £42,500 £43,100 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.39% +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -21 24 £38,500 -3.75% 7
Worcestershire 0 14 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Birmingham -4 14 £35,000 - 3
Warwickshire -41 8 £40,000 - 1
Solihull -4 3 £33,000 +10.00%
Staffordshire -5 2 £47,500 +102.12% 2
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 49 (25.00%) HTML
2 47 (23.98%) C#
3 45 (22.96%) MS Excel
4 42 (21.43%) .NET
5 41 (20.92%) Manufacturing
6 40 (20.41%) Microsoft
6 40 (20.41%) jQuery
6 40 (20.41%) HTML5
7 39 (19.90%) SQL Server
7 39 (19.90%) SQL
7 39 (19.90%) CSS
8 36 (18.37%) C
9 35 (17.86%) ASP.NET
9 35 (17.86%) Software Engineering
10 33 (16.84%) Project Management
11 32 (16.33%) Degree
12 29 (14.80%) T-SQL
13 28 (14.29%) SAP
13 28 (14.29%) E-Commerce
14 27 (13.78%) Electronics
14 27 (13.78%) Finance
15 26 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (12.76%) C++
17 24 (12.24%) Simulink
17 24 (12.24%) .NET Framework
17 24 (12.24%) Embedded Systems
18 23 (11.73%) JavaScript
19 21 (10.71%) Ajax
19 21 (10.71%) MVC

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (22.96%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.24%) Simulink
3 12 (6.12%) Stateflow
4 11 (5.61%) MS Office
5 9 (4.59%) TargetLink
6 8 (4.08%) Photoshop
7 7 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (1.02%) Acrobat
8 2 (1.02%) RoboHelp
8 2 (1.02%) MS Project
9 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (4.08%) SAP CO
1 8 (4.08%) SAP SCM
1 8 (4.08%) SAP HR
1 8 (4.08%) SAP FI
1 8 (4.08%) SAP LE
2 2 (1.02%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.02%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.57%) Internet
2 6 (3.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.53%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) WAN
4 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.51%) IPv4
4 1 (0.51%) IPv6
4 1 (0.51%) 3G
4 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.51%) Wireless
4 1 (0.51%) 2G
4 1 (0.51%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.51%) MIMO
4 1 (0.51%) LTE
4 1 (0.51%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.53%) MySQL
3 3 (1.53%) MS Access
3 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (8.16%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.12%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (5.10%) VectorCAST
4 9 (4.59%) Subversion
5 4 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 41 (20.92%) Manufacturing
2 27 (13.78%) Finance
2 27 (13.78%) Electronics
3 8 (4.08%) Back Office
3 8 (4.08%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.55%) Marketing
5 3 (1.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (27.55%) Developer
2 29 (14.80%) Software Engineer
3 27 (13.78%) Senior Developer
4 20 (10.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (9.69%) Software Developer
5 19 (9.69%) Architect
6 16 (8.16%) Web Developer
6 16 (8.16%) Senior Software Developer
7 13 (6.63%) .NET Developer
8 12 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.12%) Analyst
9 11 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.61%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (4.59%) Lead Architect
10 9 (4.59%) SAP Architect
10 9 (4.59%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.59%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.08%) Front-End Developer
11 8 (4.08%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (25.00%) HTML
2 42 (21.43%) .NET
3 40 (20.41%) jQuery
3 40 (20.41%) HTML5
4 39 (19.90%) CSS
5 35 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 24 (12.24%) .NET Framework
7 21 (10.71%) Ajax
8 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (9.18%) LINQ
8 18 (9.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (9.18%) CSS3
9 7 (3.57%) WPF
10 4 (2.04%) ATL
10 4 (2.04%) DCOM
10 4 (2.04%) WinForms
11 3 (1.53%) Middleware
11 3 (1.53%) WCF
12 2 (1.02%) XML
12 2 (1.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.24%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.61%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.55%) CAN bus
7 4 (2.04%) Mechatronics
7 4 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.04%) Physics
7 4 (2.04%) iPhone
7 4 (2.04%) Telematics
8 3 (1.53%) Clustering
8 3 (1.53%) User Experience
8 3 (1.53%) iPad
8 3 (1.53%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.02%) PMI
9 2 (1.02%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.51%) Economics
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.59%) Windows
2 4 (2.04%) Linux
2 4 (2.04%) UNIX
3 3 (1.53%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.51%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.86%) Software Engineering
2 33 (16.84%) Project Management
3 28 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 26 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (10.71%) MVC
6 20 (10.20%) TDD
7 19 (9.69%) Web Development
8 18 (9.18%) Logistics
9 17 (8.67%) Scrum
10 16 (8.16%) Validation
10 16 (8.16%) Configuration Management
10 16 (8.16%) Requirements Management
10 16 (8.16%) Business Process Improvement
10 16 (8.16%) Process Improvement
11 14 (7.14%) Change Management
12 11 (5.61%) UML
12 11 (5.61%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.10%) Procure-to-pay
13 10 (5.10%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.98%) C#
2 39 (19.90%) SQL
3 36 (18.37%) C
4 29 (14.80%) T-SQL
5 25 (12.76%) C++
6 23 (11.73%) JavaScript
7 20 (10.20%) Embedded C
8 19 (9.69%) MATLAB
9 11 (5.61%) Embedded C++
9 11 (5.61%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.55%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.53%) PHP
12 2 (1.02%) VB
12 2 (1.02%) VB6
13 1 (0.51%) ABAP
13 1 (0.51%) VBA
13 1 (0.51%) VBScript
13 1 (0.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (16.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.53%) MCP
2 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.02%) CISM
3 2 (1.02%) CISSP
3 2 (1.02%) VCP4
4 1 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) CCNP
4 1 (0.51%) CCNA
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
2 4 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.53%) QA
4 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.02%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.02%) SLA
4 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.51%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Firmware
2 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.53%) RHEV
3 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.29%) SAP
3 18 (9.18%) MKS
4 9 (4.59%) MathWorks
4 9 (4.59%) Fujitsu
5 6 (3.06%) Apple
6 4 (2.04%) VMware
6 4 (2.04%) Oracle
6 4 (2.04%) IBM
7 3 (1.53%) EMC
7 3 (1.53%) Hitachi
8 2 (1.02%) Adobe
9 1 (0.51%) HP
9 1 (0.51%) Dell
9 1 (0.51%) Cognos
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco
9 1 (0.51%) Symantec
9 1 (0.51%) Sony
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £31000 - £37500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Herefordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-48,000+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Bonus + Other benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Sysdoc
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcestershire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Commission plus others.
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago