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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 140 93 122
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +29
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 75 117 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.40% 2.38% 1.81%
As % of the General category 4.12% 6.09% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 96 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,300 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,800 £55,000
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
1821 1922 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.08% 39.17% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1563 1259
Average salary £45,000 £42,624 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.57% +6.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 April 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 April 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
Worcestershire +3 18 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Warwickshire -32 17 £45,000 +13.92% 8
Coventry -23 16 £43,000 +1.17% 5
Birmingham -9 12 £35,000 -13.58% 2
Solihull +1 1 £31,500 -6.66%
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 42 (27.45%) Manufacturing
2 40 (26.14%) SAP
3 36 (23.53%) HTML
4 34 (22.22%) .NET
5 31 (20.26%) C#
6 29 (18.95%) Project Management
7 27 (17.65%) SQL
8 25 (16.34%) C
8 25 (16.34%) CSS
9 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
9 24 (15.69%) Finance
9 24 (15.69%) jQuery
10 23 (15.03%) HTML5
10 23 (15.03%) T-SQL
10 23 (15.03%) ASP.NET
11 22 (14.38%) MS Excel
12 21 (13.73%) C++
12 21 (13.73%) Degree
13 19 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
14 18 (11.76%) Validation
14 18 (11.76%) CANoe
15 17 (11.11%) Management Information System
15 17 (11.11%) ERP
16 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
16 15 (9.80%) Quality Management
16 15 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (9.80%) Software Engineering
16 15 (9.80%) .NET Framework
17 12 (7.84%) Simulink

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 11 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) Node.js
2 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.84%) Simulink
3 6 (3.92%) MS Office
4 3 (1.96%) Stateflow
5 2 (1.31%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.31%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.65%) MS Project
6 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.19%) SAP SCM
1 11 (7.19%) SAP ERP
2 8 (5.23%) SAP LE
2 8 (5.23%) SAP HR
2 8 (5.23%) SAP FI
2 8 (5.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (5.23%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.61%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.65%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.65%) PaaS
1 1 (0.65%) Heroku
1 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.92%) Internet
2 3 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.96%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.65%) IPv4
3 1 (0.65%) IPv6
3 1 (0.65%) 3G
3 1 (0.65%) Wireless
3 1 (0.65%) 2G
3 1 (0.65%) MIMO
3 1 (0.65%) LTE
3 1 (0.65%) 4G
3 1 (0.65%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.92%) MS Access
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.27%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (11.76%) CANoe
2 10 (6.54%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.88%) VectorCAST
4 8 (5.23%) Subversion
5 6 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
General
1 42 (27.45%) Manufacturing
2 24 (15.69%) Finance
3 10 (6.54%) Electronics
4 7 (4.58%) Marketing
5 4 (2.61%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.96%) Retail
6 3 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (25.49%) Developer
2 15 (9.80%) Senior Developer
3 14 (9.15%) Software Engineer
3 14 (9.15%) Software Developer
4 13 (8.50%) Architect
4 13 (8.50%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) Analyst
6 11 (7.19%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) SAP Architect
7 10 (6.54%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.88%) Lead Architect
8 9 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.58%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.92%) MI Analyst
10 6 (3.92%) Consultant
11 5 (3.27%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (23.53%) HTML
2 34 (22.22%) .NET
3 25 (16.34%) CSS
4 24 (15.69%) jQuery
5 23 (15.03%) HTML5
5 23 (15.03%) ASP.NET
6 15 (9.80%) .NET Framework
7 12 (7.84%) Ajax
8 10 (6.54%) WPF
8 10 (6.54%) LINQ
8 10 (6.54%) Entity Framework
9 9 (5.88%) CSS3
10 7 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (3.92%) WinForms
11 6 (3.92%) ATL
11 6 (3.92%) DCOM
12 3 (1.96%) XML
12 3 (1.96%) WCF
13 2 (1.31%) EDI
14 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.19%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.92%) Telematics
4 4 (2.61%) Learning Management System
4 4 (2.61%) Mechatronics
5 3 (1.96%) iPad
5 3 (1.96%) iPhone
6 2 (1.31%) CAN bus
6 2 (1.31%) FMCG
6 2 (1.31%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.65%) Blog
7 1 (0.65%) PMI
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.92%) Windows
2 3 (1.96%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.65%) UNIX
4 1 (0.65%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.95%) Project Management
2 19 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (11.76%) Validation
4 17 (11.11%) ERP
5 15 (9.80%) Quality Management
5 15 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (9.80%) Software Engineering
6 12 (7.84%) Logistics
7 11 (7.19%) TDD
7 11 (7.19%) Scrum
7 11 (7.19%) Change Management
7 11 (7.19%) E-Commerce
8 10 (6.54%) Procure-to-pay
9 8 (5.23%) Line Management
9 8 (5.23%) CMMI
9 8 (5.23%) MVC
9 8 (5.23%) Web Development
10 7 (4.58%) Business Process Improvement
10 7 (4.58%) Process Improvement
11 6 (3.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.26%) C#
2 27 (17.65%) SQL
3 25 (16.34%) C
4 23 (15.03%) T-SQL
5 21 (13.73%) C++
6 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.19%) Embedded C
7 11 (7.19%) MATLAB
8 10 (6.54%) VB.NET
9 9 (5.88%) Embedded C++
10 5 (3.27%) PHP
11 3 (1.96%) VB
11 3 (1.96%) VB6
12 1 (0.65%) Java
12 1 (0.65%) ABAP
12 1 (0.65%) VBA
12 1 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (13.73%) Degree
2 3 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.96%) MCP
2 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.65%) CISSP
3 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.65%) CISM
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.61%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 2 (1.31%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.65%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 40 (26.14%) SAP
2 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.84%) MKS
4 8 (5.23%) Fujitsu
5 6 (3.92%) Apple
6 4 (2.61%) MathWorks
7 2 (1.31%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) Sony
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle
8 1 (0.65%) Wonderware
West Midlands
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leamington Spa
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £85,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Nuneaton
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leamington Spa
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago
Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Edison Technical Recruitment
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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