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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 115 89 117
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +28
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 100 148 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.85% 2.74% 1.71%
As % of the General category 5.18% 6.84% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 83 116 58
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1931 2164 1806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.78% 40.07% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1528 1766 1403
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 May 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 28 May 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
Warwickshire -14 42 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Coventry -24 18 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Birmingham -13 17 £40,000 -13.97% 3
Worcestershire +3 16 £37,500 +19.04% 2
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 66 (35.87%) Manufacturing
2 59 (32.07%) SAP
3 38 (20.65%) Finance
4 37 (20.11%) HTML
5 36 (19.57%) .NET
6 31 (16.85%) Project Management
7 30 (16.30%) C#
8 28 (15.22%) Logistics
8 28 (15.22%) Degree
9 27 (14.67%) C
9 27 (14.67%) CSS
10 26 (14.13%) SQL Server
10 26 (14.13%) SQL
11 23 (12.50%) C++
11 23 (12.50%) jQuery
12 22 (11.96%) ERP
13 21 (11.41%) JavaScript
13 21 (11.41%) SAP SCM
13 21 (11.41%) HTML5
13 21 (11.41%) CANoe
14 20 (10.87%) Validation
14 20 (10.87%) ASP.NET
15 19 (10.33%) T-SQL
15 19 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (9.78%) Quality Management
16 18 (9.78%) Change Management
16 18 (9.78%) Software Engineering
16 18 (9.78%) MS Excel
17 16 (8.70%) Management Information System
18 15 (8.15%) MKS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 14 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.72%) MTS
3 4 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) SAS
4 1 (0.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.89%) Simulink
3 5 (2.72%) MS Office
4 4 (2.17%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.63%) MS Project
5 3 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.09%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.09%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.54%) InDesign
7 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.54%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.54%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 21 (11.41%) SAP SCM
2 14 (7.61%) SAP ERP
3 11 (5.98%) SAP LE
3 11 (5.98%) SAP CO
3 11 (5.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (5.98%) SAP HR
3 11 (5.98%) SAP FI
4 5 (2.72%) SAP PP
5 4 (2.17%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.17%) SAP APO
5 4 (2.17%) ENOVIA
6 3 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.54%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) GitHub
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) PaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Heroku
2 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.80%) Internet
2 4 (2.17%) Kerberos
2 4 (2.17%) Wireless
3 3 (1.63%) Firewall
3 3 (1.63%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.63%) LAN
3 3 (1.63%) WAN
3 3 (1.63%) RFID
4 2 (1.09%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.54%) 2G
5 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) IPv4
5 1 (0.54%) IPv6
5 1 (0.54%) 3G
5 1 (0.54%) 4G
5 1 (0.54%) MIMO
5 1 (0.54%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.26%) MS Access
4 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.72%) MySQL
6 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.63%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.54%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.54%) OLAP
8 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.54%) QlikView
8 1 (0.54%) Big Data
8 1 (0.54%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 21 (11.41%) CANoe
2 12 (6.52%) VectorCAST
2 12 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.98%) Subversion
4 5 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.63%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 66 (35.87%) Manufacturing
2 38 (20.65%) Finance
3 10 (5.43%) Electronics
4 9 (4.89%) Marketing
5 7 (3.80%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.72%) Retail
7 4 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (21.74%) Developer
2 21 (11.41%) Consultant
3 20 (10.87%) Architect
4 19 (10.33%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (8.70%) SAP Architect
5 16 (8.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 15 (8.15%) SAP Consultant
6 15 (8.15%) Software Engineer
6 15 (8.15%) Software Developer
7 13 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (6.52%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.52%) Lead Architect
9 11 (5.98%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.98%) Analyst
10 9 (4.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (4.89%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.35%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.80%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (3.80%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.11%) HTML
2 36 (19.57%) .NET
3 27 (14.67%) CSS
4 23 (12.50%) jQuery
5 21 (11.41%) HTML5
6 20 (10.87%) ASP.NET
7 14 (7.61%) .NET Framework
8 11 (5.98%) CSS3
9 10 (5.43%) Ajax
10 8 (4.35%) WPF
11 6 (3.26%) ATL
11 6 (3.26%) DCOM
11 6 (3.26%) WinForms
12 5 (2.72%) XML
12 5 (2.72%) Entity Framework
12 5 (2.72%) LINQ
13 4 (2.17%) Classic ASP
13 4 (2.17%) Web Services
14 2 (1.09%) WCF
14 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.89%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.80%) Telematics
4 5 (2.72%) FMCG
4 5 (2.72%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.17%) Learning Management System
5 4 (2.17%) Mechatronics
6 3 (1.63%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.09%) User Experience
7 2 (1.09%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.54%) Statistics
8 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.54%) Physics
8 1 (0.54%) Blog
8 1 (0.54%) PMI
8 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.54%) Social Media
8 1 (0.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.72%) Windows
2 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.54%) UNIX
3 1 (0.54%) HPUX
3 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.85%) Project Management
2 28 (15.22%) Logistics
3 22 (11.96%) ERP
4 20 (10.87%) Validation
5 19 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (9.78%) Quality Management
6 18 (9.78%) Change Management
6 18 (9.78%) Software Engineering
7 13 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (7.07%) Procure-to-pay
8 12 (6.52%) Line Management
9 8 (4.35%) CMMI
10 7 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.26%) Test Scripting
11 6 (3.26%) Product Management
11 6 (3.26%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.26%) Data Modelling
11 6 (3.26%) CRM
11 6 (3.26%) OOP
11 6 (3.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.30%) C#
2 27 (14.67%) C
3 26 (14.13%) SQL
4 23 (12.50%) C++
5 21 (11.41%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.33%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.07%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.52%) Embedded C
9 10 (5.43%) Embedded C++
10 9 (4.89%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.72%) PHP
12 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.17%) VB
13 3 (1.63%) VB6
13 3 (1.63%) Java
14 2 (1.09%) VBA
14 2 (1.09%) VC++
15 1 (0.54%) ABAP
15 1 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (15.22%) Degree
2 5 (2.72%) MCP
2 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.17%) MCAD
3 4 (2.17%) MCSD
3 4 (2.17%) MCTS
4 3 (1.63%) CCNP
4 3 (1.63%) CCNA
4 3 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.54%) CISM
6 1 (0.54%) HNC
6 1 (0.54%) HND
6 1 (0.54%) CISSP
6 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.17%) SLA
2 4 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 3 (1.63%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.54%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (3.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 59 (32.07%) SAP
2 15 (8.15%) MKS
2 15 (8.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.98%) Fujitsu
4 6 (3.26%) Adobe
5 4 (2.17%) Apple
5 4 (2.17%) MathWorks
5 4 (2.17%) Wonderware
6 3 (1.63%) Cisco
6 3 (1.63%) Juniper
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle
8 1 (0.54%) Sony
8 1 (0.54%) Google
8 1 (0.54%) Cognos
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Tableau
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + package
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Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Coventry
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Salary: £40000 per annum + +£20K Commission (Uncapped)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
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Salary: competitive
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ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 35,000-45,000
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