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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 108 76 106
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 126 172 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.15% 3.19% 2.04%
As % of the General category 5.76% 8.29% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 76 122 78
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
2187 2076 2206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.23% 38.55% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1663 1737
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 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 July 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 -22 41 £46,500 +12.04% 4
Coventry -20 34 £37,500 -8.53% 12
Birmingham +7 31 £40,000 -13.97% 3
Worcestershire -2 14 £37,500 +31.57% 3
Staffordshire -9 1 - - 3
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 88 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 68 (34.00%) SAP
3 47 (23.50%) Finance
4 40 (20.00%) .NET
5 36 (18.00%) HTML
6 33 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (15.50%) Logistics
7 31 (15.50%) SQL
8 30 (15.00%) CSS
8 30 (15.00%) SAP SCM
9 29 (14.50%) C#
10 28 (14.00%) Degree
11 27 (13.50%) Change Management
12 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
13 25 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 24 (12.00%) jQuery
15 22 (11.00%) C
15 22 (11.00%) ERP
16 21 (10.50%) C++
16 21 (10.50%) Software Engineering
17 19 (9.50%) Project Management
18 18 (9.00%) Microsoft
18 18 (9.00%) ASP.NET
18 18 (9.00%) Quality Management
18 18 (9.00%) Validation
19 17 (8.50%) T-SQL
19 17 (8.50%) HTML5
20 15 (7.50%) Electronics
21 14 (7.00%) Visual Studio
21 14 (7.00%) MS Excel

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.50%) MTS
2 5 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (0.50%) Node.js
3 1 (0.50%) CMS
3 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.50%) Simulink
4 4 (2.00%) AutoCAD
5 3 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.50%) MS Project
6 2 (1.00%) MS Office
7 1 (0.50%) TargetLink
7 1 (0.50%) CATIA
7 1 (0.50%) InDesign
7 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.50%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 30 (15.00%) SAP SCM
2 14 (7.00%) SAP ERP
3 12 (6.00%) SAP CO
3 12 (6.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 12 (6.00%) SAP FI
3 12 (6.00%) SAP HR
3 12 (6.00%) SAP SD
3 12 (6.00%) SAP LE
4 5 (2.50%) SAP PP
5 4 (2.00%) SAP APO
5 4 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (2.00%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.50%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.50%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) GitHub
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) Heroku
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.00%) Internet
2 5 (2.50%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.00%) RFID
3 4 (2.00%) Firewall
4 3 (1.50%) Wireless
4 3 (1.50%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.50%) LAN
4 3 (1.50%) WAN
5 1 (0.50%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.50%) MySQL
5 6 (3.00%) MS Access
5 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.00%) OLAP
7 4 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.50%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.50%) QlikView
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
9 1 (0.50%) Mahout
9 1 (0.50%) ZAP BI
9 1 (0.50%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (7.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.00%) Subversion
2 12 (6.00%) VectorCAST
2 12 (6.00%) CANoe
3 7 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 88 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 47 (23.50%) Finance
3 15 (7.50%) Electronics
4 10 (5.00%) Aerospace
5 9 (4.50%) Marketing
6 6 (3.00%) Retail
7 5 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.00%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (22.00%) Developer
2 26 (13.00%) Architect
3 24 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (12.00%) SAP Architect
3 24 (12.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 19 (9.50%) Consultant
5 17 (8.50%) Software Developer
5 17 (8.50%) Software Engineer
6 15 (7.50%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (6.00%) Lead Architect
7 12 (6.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (6.00%) Analyst
7 12 (6.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 9 (4.50%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.00%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.50%) Strategy Manager
11 7 (3.50%) Systems Manager
11 7 (3.50%) SAP Manager
11 7 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.00%) .NET
2 36 (18.00%) HTML
3 30 (15.00%) CSS
4 24 (12.00%) jQuery
5 18 (9.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (8.50%) HTML5
7 10 (5.00%) CSS3
8 9 (4.50%) WPF
8 9 (4.50%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.50%) Ajax
10 6 (3.00%) ATL
10 6 (3.00%) DCOM
10 6 (3.00%) Web Services
10 6 (3.00%) XML
10 6 (3.00%) WinForms
11 5 (2.50%) Classic ASP
12 3 (1.50%) WCF
12 3 (1.50%) MFC
13 2 (1.00%) EDI
13 2 (1.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.00%) FMCG
4 6 (3.00%) Telematics
4 6 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.00%) Biotechnology
5 4 (2.00%) Learning Management System
6 3 (1.50%) iPhone
6 3 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.00%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.00%) User Experience
7 2 (1.00%) iPad
8 1 (0.50%) Social Media
8 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.50%) Blog
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.50%) Windows
2 3 (1.50%) Linux
3 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) Android
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.50%) Solaris
4 1 (0.50%) VMS
4 1 (0.50%) UNIX
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (15.50%) Logistics
3 27 (13.50%) Change Management
4 22 (11.00%) ERP
5 21 (10.50%) Software Engineering
6 19 (9.50%) Project Management
7 18 (9.00%) Quality Management
7 18 (9.00%) Validation
8 13 (6.50%) Line Management
8 13 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.00%) Procure-to-pay
10 9 (4.50%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.50%) Operations Management
11 7 (3.50%) CRM
12 6 (3.00%) OOP
12 6 (3.00%) TDD
12 6 (3.00%) PLM
12 6 (3.00%) Business Continuity
12 6 (3.00%) MVC
13 5 (2.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (15.50%) SQL
2 29 (14.50%) C#
3 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (11.00%) C
5 21 (10.50%) C++
6 17 (8.50%) T-SQL
7 12 (6.00%) Embedded C
8 11 (5.50%) Embedded C++
9 10 (5.00%) VB.NET
10 9 (4.50%) VB
11 7 (3.50%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.50%) PHP
12 5 (2.50%) VBA
12 5 (2.50%) Java
12 5 (2.50%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.50%) VB6
14 2 (1.00%) VC++
15 1 (0.50%) R
15 1 (0.50%) ABAP
15 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (14.00%) Degree
2 7 (3.50%) MCP
2 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.50%) MCTS
3 5 (2.50%) MCAD
3 5 (2.50%) MCSD
3 5 (2.50%) HNC
3 5 (2.50%) HND
4 3 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.50%) CCNP
4 3 (1.50%) CCNA
4 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.50%) ISEB
6 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.00%) SLA
2 4 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 2 (1.00%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.50%) P3O
4 1 (0.50%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
1 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 68 (34.00%) SAP
2 18 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.00%) Fujitsu
3 12 (6.00%) MKS
4 8 (4.00%) Wonderware
5 6 (3.00%) Adobe
6 5 (2.50%) Apple
7 4 (2.00%) Oracle
8 3 (1.50%) Cisco
8 3 (1.50%) Juniper
9 2 (1.00%) IBM
9 2 (1.00%) VMware
10 1 (0.50%) WSO2
10 1 (0.50%) Tableau
10 1 (0.50%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.50%) Kony
10 1 (0.50%) Google
10 1 (0.50%) Cognos
10 1 (0.50%) Symantec
10 1 (0.50%) HP
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: £excellent salary, dependent on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + excellent training and development
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum 4% contrib pension, yearly bonus, gr
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bluechip bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Lear Corporation
Salary: From £41,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Lear Corporation
Salary: From £41,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago