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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 111 85 106
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 116 122 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.08% 2.28% 2.23%
As % of the General category 5.89% 5.47% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 74 90 73
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1968 2230 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.36% 41.61% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1799 1394
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,540 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 42 £41,000 +9.33% 4
Coventry -14 25 £52,500 +61.53% 5
Birmingham -6 12 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Staffordshire - 10 £37,500 - 6
Solihull +1 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Wolverhampton -3 2 - -
Worcestershire -13 2 £32,500 +18.18% 12
Shropshire - 1 £75,000 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 86 (31.27%) .NET
2 81 (29.45%) C#
3 66 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 66 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (22.91%) CSS
4 63 (22.91%) HTML
5 61 (22.18%) SQL Server
6 60 (21.82%) jQuery
7 53 (19.27%) SQL
8 51 (18.55%) HTML5
9 48 (17.45%) JavaScript
10 46 (16.73%) Project Management
11 44 (16.00%) SAP
11 44 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 43 (15.64%) Degree
13 39 (14.18%) Web Development
14 37 (13.45%) MS Excel
15 36 (13.09%) MVC
15 36 (13.09%) Manufacturing
16 35 (12.73%) .NET Framework
17 33 (12.00%) Software Engineering
18 32 (11.64%) Ajax
18 32 (11.64%) T-SQL
19 29 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC
20 28 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (10.18%) Finance
21 27 (9.82%) TDD
21 27 (9.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 27 (9.82%) Computer Science
21 27 (9.82%) LINQ

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (4.36%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.55%) IBM Notes
2 7 (2.55%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.36%) IIS
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 37 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.36%) Simulink
3 18 (6.55%) MS Project
4 16 (5.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (5.82%) Photoshop
5 15 (5.45%) TargetLink
6 11 (4.00%) Stateflow
7 8 (2.91%) MS Office
8 4 (1.45%) MS Visio
9 3 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.73%) SPSS
10 2 (0.73%) CATIA
11 1 (0.36%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.55%) SAP PP
2 6 (2.18%) ENOVIA
3 5 (1.82%) SAP CO
3 5 (1.82%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (1.82%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.09%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.09%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.73%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.73%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.73%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.73%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.36%) GitHub
2 9 (3.27%) SaaS
3 6 (2.18%) Basecamp
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.09%) Internet
2 3 (1.09%) SAN
2 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.36%) VLAN
3 1 (0.36%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (0.36%) Firewall
3 1 (0.36%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.36%) LAN
3 1 (0.36%) VoIP
3 1 (0.36%) WAN
3 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.36%) NAS
3 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (22.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.73%) Big Data
3 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.36%) MS Access
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 24 (8.73%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (5.82%) Subversion
3 14 (5.09%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.09%) VectorCAST
6 2 (0.73%) Hudson
6 2 (0.73%) NUnit
7 1 (0.36%) Ant
7 1 (0.36%) Selenium
7 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.36%) Moq
7 1 (0.36%) Phing
7 1 (0.36%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 36 (13.09%) Manufacturing
2 28 (10.18%) Finance
3 26 (9.45%) Electronics
4 21 (7.64%) Aerospace
5 19 (6.91%) Marketing
6 8 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.55%) Retail
8 6 (2.18%) Games
9 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.09%) German Language
10 2 (0.73%) Advertising
10 2 (0.73%) Back Office
11 1 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (34.91%) Developer
2 38 (13.82%) Senior Developer
3 36 (13.09%) C# Developer
4 21 (7.64%) Analyst
4 21 (7.64%) Consultant
4 21 (7.64%) Project Manager
5 19 (6.91%) Software Developer
5 19 (6.91%) Software Engineer
6 18 (6.55%) Architect
7 17 (6.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 17 (6.18%) Senior C# Developer
8 16 (5.82%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.09%) Front-End Developer
10 13 (4.73%) Web Developer
10 13 (4.73%) Applications Developer
11 11 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (3.64%) Process Engineer
13 9 (3.27%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (2.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 7 (2.55%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (31.27%) .NET
2 66 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 63 (22.91%) CSS
3 63 (22.91%) HTML
4 60 (21.82%) jQuery
5 51 (18.55%) HTML5
6 35 (12.73%) .NET Framework
7 32 (11.64%) Ajax
8 29 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (9.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 27 (9.82%) LINQ
10 26 (9.45%) CSS3
11 12 (4.36%) AngularJS
12 11 (4.00%) JSP
13 7 (2.55%) Web Services
14 5 (1.82%) SAP Basis
14 5 (1.82%) Sass
15 4 (1.45%) Dojo
16 3 (1.09%) WCF
16 3 (1.09%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.82%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.18%) Mathematics
4 15 (5.45%) User Experience
5 14 (5.09%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (4.73%) Mobile App
7 12 (4.36%) Physics
8 7 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.18%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.82%) Remote Sensing
10 5 (1.82%) Telematics
10 5 (1.82%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.45%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.09%) PMI
12 3 (1.09%) Data Conversion
13 2 (0.73%) CAN bus
13 2 (0.73%) Learning Management System
13 2 (0.73%) Social Media
13 2 (0.73%) Firmware
14 1 (0.36%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.36%) Windows
2 6 (2.18%) Android
3 3 (1.09%) Linux
3 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.36%) Debian
5 1 (0.36%) VMS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (16.73%) Project Management
3 39 (14.18%) Web Development
4 36 (13.09%) MVC
5 33 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 27 (9.82%) TDD
7 25 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 24 (8.73%) Validation
9 23 (8.36%) Requirements Management
10 20 (7.27%) UML
10 20 (7.27%) Product Management
11 19 (6.91%) PRINCE2
12 16 (5.82%) CMMI
12 16 (5.82%) Configuration Management
13 14 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (4.73%) Scrum
14 13 (4.73%) ITIL
14 13 (4.73%) Refactoring
14 13 (4.73%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 81 (29.45%) C#
2 53 (19.27%) SQL
3 48 (17.45%) JavaScript
4 32 (11.64%) T-SQL
5 23 (8.36%) C
6 19 (6.91%) C++
7 14 (5.09%) MATLAB
7 14 (5.09%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.00%) Assembly Language
9 9 (3.27%) Embedded C
10 7 (2.55%) Java
11 5 (1.82%) Embedded C++
11 5 (1.82%) ABAP
12 4 (1.45%) PHP
13 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.36%) VBScript
14 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (15.64%) Degree
2 10 (3.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 9 (3.27%) SAP Certification
4 8 (2.91%) PhD
4 8 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.82%) MCSD
8 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CCNP
9 1 (0.36%) CCNA
9 1 (0.36%) HNC
9 1 (0.36%) HND
9 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.55%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) COBIT
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 2 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.36%) vSphere
2 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (16.00%) SAP
1 44 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.55%) MKS
3 11 (4.00%) MathWorks
4 7 (2.55%) Lotus
5 5 (1.82%) Apple
6 3 (1.09%) Oracle
6 3 (1.09%) Fujitsu
7 2 (0.73%) Cisco
7 2 (0.73%) IBM
7 2 (0.73%) Adobe
7 2 (0.73%) Symantec
7 2 (0.73%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) Alias
8 1 (0.36%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.36%) Dell
8 1 (0.36%) EMC
8 1 (0.36%) Talend
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Package + Car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very Competitive+ Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25 - £28 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Connect
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago