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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 114 108 112
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 113 100 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.03% 1.86% 2.07%
As % of the General category 5.95% 4.49% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 67 74 70
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £28,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1899 2228 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.11% 41.49% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1789 1371
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 £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +18 43 £41,000 +17.14% 3
Coventry -16 20 £45,000 +38.46% 7
Birmingham -11 13 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Solihull +8 10 £35,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 9 £37,500 - 2
Worcestershire -7 3 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Wolverhampton -1 2 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £75,000 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 84 (30.11%) .NET
2 81 (29.03%) C#
3 64 (22.94%) ASP.NET
4 63 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (22.22%) HTML
6 61 (21.86%) CSS
7 60 (21.51%) SQL Server
8 58 (20.79%) jQuery
9 52 (18.64%) SQL
10 51 (18.28%) Project Management
11 49 (17.56%) Microsoft
11 49 (17.56%) HTML5
12 45 (16.13%) Degree
12 45 (16.13%) SAP
12 45 (16.13%) JavaScript
13 42 (15.05%) MS Excel
14 38 (13.62%) Manufacturing
14 38 (13.62%) Web Development
15 35 (12.54%) MVC
16 34 (12.19%) .NET Framework
17 32 (11.47%) Software Engineering
17 32 (11.47%) T-SQL
18 31 (11.11%) Finance
18 31 (11.11%) Ajax
19 29 (10.39%) Computer Science
20 28 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
21 26 (9.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 26 (9.32%) LINQ
21 26 (9.32%) Electronics
21 26 (9.32%) TDD

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.51%) IBM Notes
2 7 (2.51%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.36%) IIS
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.53%) Simulink
3 18 (6.45%) MS Project
4 16 (5.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (5.38%) Photoshop
5 15 (5.38%) TargetLink
6 11 (3.94%) Stateflow
7 8 (2.87%) MS Office
8 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
9 3 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.72%) SPSS
11 1 (0.36%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 7 (2.51%) SAP PP
2 6 (2.15%) ENOVIA
2 6 (2.15%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (1.79%) SAP CO
3 5 (1.79%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.08%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.08%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.72%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.72%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.72%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.72%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.58%) GitHub
2 8 (2.87%) SaaS
3 6 (2.15%) Basecamp
4 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.02%) Internet
2 3 (1.08%) SAN
2 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.36%) Firewall
3 1 (0.36%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (0.36%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.36%) LAN
3 1 (0.36%) VoIP
3 1 (0.36%) WAN
3 1 (0.36%) VLAN
3 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.72%) Big Data
3 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.36%) MS Access
4 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (8.24%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (5.73%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.66%) Subversion
4 11 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.08%) VectorCAST
6 2 (0.72%) Hudson
6 2 (0.72%) NUnit
7 1 (0.36%) Ant
7 1 (0.36%) Phing
7 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.36%) Selenium
7 1 (0.36%) Moq
7 1 (0.36%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (13.62%) Manufacturing
2 31 (11.11%) Finance
3 26 (9.32%) Electronics
4 22 (7.89%) Aerospace
5 18 (6.45%) Marketing
6 7 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.15%) Retail
7 6 (2.15%) Games
8 4 (1.43%) Back Office
9 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.08%) German Language
10 2 (0.72%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (33.69%) Developer
2 37 (13.26%) Senior Developer
3 32 (11.47%) C# Developer
4 22 (7.89%) Analyst
4 22 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 21 (7.53%) Software Developer
6 20 (7.17%) Consultant
6 20 (7.17%) .NET Developer
7 18 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 18 (6.45%) Architect
8 16 (5.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 15 (5.38%) Web Developer
10 14 (5.02%) Senior C# Developer
10 14 (5.02%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (4.66%) Applications Developer
11 13 (4.66%) Front-End Developer
12 12 (4.30%) Process Engineer
13 11 (3.94%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
14 9 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (30.11%) .NET
2 64 (22.94%) ASP.NET
3 62 (22.22%) HTML
4 61 (21.86%) CSS
5 58 (20.79%) jQuery
6 49 (17.56%) HTML5
7 34 (12.19%) .NET Framework
8 31 (11.11%) Ajax
9 28 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (9.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 26 (9.32%) LINQ
11 25 (8.96%) CSS3
12 10 (3.58%) AngularJS
13 8 (2.87%) JSP
14 7 (2.51%) Web Services
15 5 (1.79%) SAP Basis
16 4 (1.43%) Dojo
17 3 (1.08%) Sass
17 3 (1.08%) WCF
17 3 (1.08%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.39%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.09%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.66%) User Experience
4 13 (4.66%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.30%) Physics
6 7 (2.51%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.15%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.79%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.79%) Remote Sensing
8 5 (1.79%) Telematics
9 4 (1.43%) PMI
9 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.08%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.72%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.72%) Social Media
11 2 (0.72%) CAN bus
12 1 (0.36%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.66%) Windows
2 6 (2.15%) Android
3 4 (1.43%) Linux
4 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) Debian
6 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.36%) VMS
6 1 (0.36%) UNIX
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (18.28%) Project Management
3 38 (13.62%) Web Development
4 35 (12.54%) MVC
5 32 (11.47%) Software Engineering
6 26 (9.32%) TDD
6 26 (9.32%) E-Commerce
7 23 (8.24%) Requirements Management
8 22 (7.89%) Validation
9 21 (7.53%) PRINCE2
10 20 (7.17%) UML
11 18 (6.45%) Product Management
12 17 (6.09%) Configuration Management
12 17 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.73%) CMMI
14 15 (5.38%) ITIL
14 15 (5.38%) Logistics
14 15 (5.38%) Scrum
15 13 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (4.66%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 81 (29.03%) C#
2 52 (18.64%) SQL
3 45 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 32 (11.47%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.89%) C
6 18 (6.45%) C++
7 15 (5.38%) VB.NET
8 13 (4.66%) MATLAB
9 11 (3.94%) Assembly Language
10 9 (3.23%) Embedded C
11 7 (2.51%) Java
12 5 (1.79%) ABAP
13 4 (1.43%) PHP
13 4 (1.43%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (16.13%) Degree
2 9 (3.23%) SAP Certification
3 8 (2.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 8 (2.87%) PhD
3 8 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.79%) MCSD
7 4 (1.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.36%) CISM
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) CISSP
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.36%) CCNP
8 1 (0.36%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) HNC
8 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.09%) QA
2 4 (1.43%) COBIT
2 4 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.72%) Firmware
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) RHEV
2 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.02%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.13%) SAP
3 18 (6.45%) MKS
4 11 (3.94%) MathWorks
5 7 (2.51%) Lotus
6 5 (1.79%) Apple
7 4 (1.43%) Oracle
7 4 (1.43%) IBM
8 3 (1.08%) VMware
8 3 (1.08%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.72%) Cisco
9 2 (0.72%) Adobe
9 2 (0.72%) Symantec
9 2 (0.72%) EMC
10 1 (0.36%) Alias
10 1 (0.36%) HP
10 1 (0.36%) Dell
10 1 (0.36%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.36%) Talend
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Hyphen
Salary: Training, Holidays, Benefits & More
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k & 6k car allownace
Posted: 7 days ago
Hereford
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Package + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Connect
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 23 days ago