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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 164 138 111
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -27
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 68 72 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.20% 1.45% 2.08%
As % of the General category 3.29% 4.53% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 58
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £82,500 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
2070 1589 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.57% 31.97% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1291 1287
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -6 21 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Coventry -11 19 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Birmingham 0 13 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Worcestershire -4 8 £40,000 - 4
Solihull +15 5 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 48 (31.37%) Manufacturing
2 37 (24.18%) Degree
3 25 (16.34%) MS Excel
4 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
5 22 (14.38%) SAP
6 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
6 21 (13.73%) Project Management
7 20 (13.07%) Active Directory
8 19 (12.42%) .NET
8 19 (12.42%) C#
9 18 (11.76%) C
9 18 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 18 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 18 (11.76%) SDLC
10 17 (11.11%) C++
10 17 (11.11%) CRM
11 16 (10.46%) HTML
11 16 (10.46%) JavaScript
11 16 (10.46%) SQL
11 16 (10.46%) VB.NET
11 16 (10.46%) Visual Studio
11 16 (10.46%) MVC
11 16 (10.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (10.46%) jQuery
12 15 (9.80%) HTML5
12 15 (9.80%) CSS3
12 15 (9.80%) Computer Science
12 15 (9.80%) .NET Framework
12 15 (9.80%) Ajax
12 15 (9.80%) CSS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (9.80%) IIS
2 5 (3.27%) CMS
3 4 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.61%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.65%) MTS
Applications
1 25 (16.34%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.19%) MS Office
3 4 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.96%) MS Project
4 3 (1.96%) Simulink
5 2 (1.31%) CATIA
5 2 (1.31%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (7.84%) SAP SD
2 7 (4.58%) SAP SCM
3 5 (3.27%) SAP CS
4 2 (1.31%) ENOVIA
4 2 (1.31%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (1.31%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.31%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.65%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.65%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Google Drive
1 2 (1.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.15%) Kerberos
2 8 (5.23%) FlexRay
2 8 (5.23%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (3.27%) LAN
3 5 (3.27%) WAN
4 4 (2.61%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (2.61%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.61%) ISDN
4 4 (2.61%) PSTN
4 4 (2.61%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (2.61%) VPN
5 2 (1.31%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2000
3 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.65%) QlikView
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (10.46%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.84%) CANoe
2 12 (7.84%) Subversion
2 12 (7.84%) VectorCAST
3 4 (2.61%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.65%) Hudson
General
1 48 (31.37%) Manufacturing
2 14 (9.15%) Aerospace
3 13 (8.50%) Finance
4 8 (5.23%) Electronics
4 8 (5.23%) Marketing
5 5 (3.27%) Legal
5 5 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.96%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (18.30%) Analyst
2 19 (12.42%) Developer
3 16 (10.46%) .NET Developer
3 16 (10.46%) ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (10.46%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (10.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (10.46%) C# Developer
3 16 (10.46%) SQL Developer
4 15 (9.80%) .NET Software Developer
4 15 (9.80%) C# Software Developer
4 15 (9.80%) Software Developer
5 14 (9.15%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 14 (9.15%) Embedded Engineer
5 14 (9.15%) VB.NET Developer
5 14 (9.15%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (8.50%) Architect
7 12 (7.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.54%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.42%) .NET
2 18 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 16 (10.46%) HTML
3 16 (10.46%) jQuery
4 15 (9.80%) .NET Framework
4 15 (9.80%) Ajax
4 15 (9.80%) CSS
4 15 (9.80%) CSS3
4 15 (9.80%) HTML5
5 14 (9.15%) Classic ASP
5 14 (9.15%) Web Services
6 3 (1.96%) Middleware
7 2 (1.31%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.31%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (1.31%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.65%) EDI
8 1 (0.65%) Qt
8 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.65%) WinForms
8 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.23%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.61%) SecurID
5 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.31%) CAN bus
6 2 (1.31%) Economics
7 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.65%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.23%) VMS
1 8 (5.23%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.61%) Windows 2000
3 4 (2.61%) Windows NT
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.96%) Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.73%) Project Management
2 18 (11.76%) SDLC
2 18 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 17 (11.11%) CRM
4 16 (10.46%) MVC
5 14 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (9.15%) Web Development
6 13 (8.50%) Change Management
7 12 (7.84%) CAD
7 12 (7.84%) ERP
7 12 (7.84%) Logistics
8 10 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (6.54%) Quality Management
9 8 (5.23%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.58%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.58%) Time Management
10 7 (4.58%) Validation
11 6 (3.92%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
11 6 (3.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.42%) C#
2 18 (11.76%) C
3 17 (11.11%) C++
4 16 (10.46%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.46%) SQL
4 16 (10.46%) VB.NET
5 15 (9.80%) Embedded C
5 15 (9.80%) T-SQL
6 14 (9.15%) PowerShell
7 11 (7.19%) Embedded C++
7 11 (7.19%) MATLAB
8 4 (2.61%) Java
9 2 (1.31%) Python
9 2 (1.31%) Ruby
9 2 (1.31%) VB
10 1 (0.65%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 37 (24.18%) Degree
2 14 (9.15%) MCAD
2 14 (9.15%) MCP
2 14 (9.15%) MCSD
2 14 (9.15%) MCTS
2 14 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.96%) HNC
4 2 (1.31%) HND
4 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.65%) CCNA
5 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) ISO26262
2 3 (1.96%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.31%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.31%) MISRA
3 2 (1.31%) MISRA C
System Software
1 20 (13.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 22 (14.38%) SAP
2 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.84%) Fujitsu
3 12 (7.84%) MKS
4 9 (5.88%) Cisco
4 9 (5.88%) EMC
5 6 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.27%) VMware
7 4 (2.61%) Canon
7 4 (2.61%) HP
7 4 (2.61%) Juniper
7 4 (2.61%) Tandberg
8 3 (1.96%) IBM
8 3 (1.96%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.31%) Google
10 1 (0.65%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.65%) PTC
10 1 (0.65%) Rockwell
10 1 (0.65%) Tableau
10 1 (0.65%) Wonderware
Bridgnorth, Shropshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwickshire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £32k - 39k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leamington Spa
Ortolan Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Very Competitive + Many Additional Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago