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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 90 90 106
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 129 124 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.40% 2.28% 1.98%
As % of the General category 6.69% 5.52% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 91 86 69
Average salary £41,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.32% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,792
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.75%
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
1929 2246 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.91% 41.22% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 1802 1434
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +23 38 £41,500 +10.66% 2
Coventry +5 31 £41,000 +26.15% 4
Birmingham -1 14 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Staffordshire - 10 £37,500 - 1
Solihull -2 9 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Worcestershire -16 5 £28,000 -6.66% 6
Wolverhampton +3 3 £47,500 +115.90% 1
Shropshire - 1 £75,000 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 92 (33.70%) .NET
2 82 (30.04%) C#
3 72 (26.37%) ASP.NET
4 67 (24.54%) CSS
4 67 (24.54%) HTML
5 65 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 64 (23.44%) jQuery
7 56 (20.51%) SQL
8 54 (19.78%) HTML5
9 49 (17.95%) SAP
10 46 (16.85%) JavaScript
11 44 (16.12%) Web Development
12 43 (15.75%) Project Management
13 39 (14.29%) Manufacturing
13 39 (14.29%) MVC
13 39 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 38 (13.92%) T-SQL
14 38 (13.92%) .NET Framework
15 37 (13.55%) Degree
15 37 (13.55%) Ajax
16 35 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (11.72%) TDD
19 31 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 31 (11.36%) LINQ
20 29 (10.62%) Software Engineering
20 29 (10.62%) MS Excel
21 27 (9.89%) E-Commerce
22 25 (9.16%) CSS3
23 24 (8.79%) Rational DOORS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.56%) IBM Notes
2 7 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
3 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.33%) Simulink
3 18 (6.59%) MS Project
4 15 (5.49%) Photoshop
5 13 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (3.30%) TargetLink
7 8 (2.93%) Stateflow
8 7 (2.56%) MS Office
9 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
9 3 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.73%) CATIA
10 2 (0.73%) SPSS
11 1 (0.37%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.93%) SAP PP
2 6 (2.20%) SAP CO
2 6 (2.20%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (2.20%) ENOVIA
2 6 (2.20%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.47%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.10%) SAP APO
4 3 (1.10%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.10%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.73%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.73%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.73%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.37%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.37%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.03%) GitHub
2 10 (3.66%) SaaS
3 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.20%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (1.10%) SAN
3 1 (0.37%) Firewall
3 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.37%) VLAN
3 1 (0.37%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (0.37%) NAS
3 1 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (1.10%) SAP BI
4 2 (0.73%) Big Data
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.37%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.37%) MS Access
5 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (8.79%) Rational DOORS
2 17 (6.23%) Subversion
3 12 (4.40%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.10%) VectorCAST
6 2 (0.73%) Hudson
6 2 (0.73%) NUnit
7 1 (0.37%) Ant
7 1 (0.37%) JIRA
7 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.37%) Selenium
7 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.37%) Redmine
7 1 (0.37%) Phing
7 1 (0.37%) Moq
General
1 39 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 24 (8.79%) Finance
3 21 (7.69%) Marketing
4 19 (6.96%) Aerospace
5 18 (6.59%) Electronics
6 8 (2.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.56%) Retail
8 6 (2.20%) Games
9 4 (1.47%) German Language
10 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.73%) Advertising
12 1 (0.37%) Publishing
12 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 101 (37.00%) Developer
2 46 (16.85%) Senior Developer
3 41 (15.02%) C# Developer
4 24 (8.79%) Consultant
5 23 (8.42%) Senior C# Developer
5 23 (8.42%) Analyst
6 19 (6.96%) Project Manager
7 18 (6.59%) Software Developer
7 18 (6.59%) Architect
8 17 (6.23%) Software Engineer
9 16 (5.86%) .NET Developer
10 14 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 13 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
12 12 (4.40%) Applications Developer
13 11 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (3.66%) Web Developer
15 9 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (3.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 7 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
16 7 (2.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (33.70%) .NET
2 72 (26.37%) ASP.NET
3 67 (24.54%) CSS
3 67 (24.54%) HTML
4 64 (23.44%) jQuery
5 54 (19.78%) HTML5
6 38 (13.92%) .NET Framework
7 37 (13.55%) Ajax
8 34 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 31 (11.36%) LINQ
10 25 (9.16%) CSS3
11 12 (4.40%) JSP
12 11 (4.03%) AngularJS
13 7 (2.56%) Web Services
14 5 (1.83%) SAP Basis
14 5 (1.83%) Sass
15 4 (1.47%) Dojo
16 3 (1.10%) SAP ALE
16 3 (1.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.06%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.13%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.03%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (3.30%) Physics
6 7 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.20%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.83%) Remote Sensing
8 5 (1.83%) Telematics
8 5 (1.83%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.47%) Learning Management System
9 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.10%) PMI
10 3 (1.10%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.73%) Social Media
12 1 (0.37%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.03%) Windows
2 5 (1.83%) Android
3 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.73%) VMS
4 2 (0.73%) Linux
4 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.37%) Debian
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (16.12%) Web Development
2 43 (15.75%) Project Management
3 39 (14.29%) MVC
4 35 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (11.72%) TDD
6 29 (10.62%) Software Engineering
7 27 (9.89%) E-Commerce
8 23 (8.42%) Validation
9 21 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 20 (7.33%) Requirements Management
11 19 (6.96%) Product Management
12 16 (5.86%) CMMI
13 15 (5.49%) UML
14 13 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (4.76%) Scrum
14 13 (4.76%) Project Planning
14 13 (4.76%) ITIL
14 13 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (4.40%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 82 (30.04%) C#
2 56 (20.51%) SQL
3 46 (16.85%) JavaScript
4 38 (13.92%) T-SQL
5 18 (6.59%) C
6 15 (5.49%) C++
7 14 (5.13%) MATLAB
8 13 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.30%) ABAP
10 8 (2.93%) Assembly Language
11 7 (2.56%) Java
12 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.47%) PHP
13 3 (1.10%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (13.55%) Degree
2 12 (4.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 10 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (3.30%) SAP Certification
5 8 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.93%) PhD
6 6 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.83%) MCSD
8 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.37%) ACCA
9 1 (0.37%) HNC
9 1 (0.37%) HND
9 1 (0.37%) CCA
9 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.23%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) COBIT
3 2 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (17.95%) SAP
2 39 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.49%) MKS
4 8 (2.93%) MathWorks
5 7 (2.56%) Lotus
6 5 (1.83%) Apple
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle
7 3 (1.10%) Fujitsu
8 2 (0.73%) IBM
8 2 (0.73%) Adobe
9 1 (0.37%) Symantec
9 1 (0.37%) EMC
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco
9 1 (0.37%) VMware
9 1 (0.37%) Alias
9 1 (0.37%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.37%) Talend
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Tipton
Huxley Associates
Salary: £52000 - £54000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Death in Service cover & 5% Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Death in Service cover & 5% Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Wolverhampton
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £250 per day
Posted: 27 days ago