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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 128 109 124
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 76 87 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.52% 2.01% 1.68%
As % of the General category 4.67% 5.22% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 64 56 68
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,850 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,000 £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
1626 1667 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.59% 38.59% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1286 1270
Average salary £42,500 £42,887 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Coventry -5 21 £38,500 +7.69% 8
Warwickshire -35 15 £42,000 +5.00%
Birmingham -5 9 £37,500 +3.44% 10
Worcestershire +13 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Staffordshire +8 3 £42,500 +80.85%
Solihull -1 3 £37,500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 - - 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (26.18%) C#
2 49 (25.65%) MS Excel
3 45 (23.56%) Microsoft
4 43 (22.51%) HTML
4 43 (22.51%) SQL Server
5 39 (20.42%) SQL
6 38 (19.90%) jQuery
7 37 (19.37%) .NET
7 37 (19.37%) CSS
8 36 (18.85%) ASP.NET
8 36 (18.85%) Manufacturing
9 35 (18.32%) Software Engineering
9 35 (18.32%) SAP
9 35 (18.32%) Project Management
9 35 (18.32%) HTML5
10 34 (17.80%) Degree
11 33 (17.28%) C
12 32 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (14.66%) T-SQL
13 28 (14.66%) E-Commerce
14 27 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (14.14%) MVC
15 26 (13.61%) Finance
16 25 (13.09%) Electronics
16 25 (13.09%) .NET Framework
16 25 (13.09%) Ajax
16 25 (13.09%) Embedded Systems
17 24 (12.57%) Simulink
18 23 (12.04%) JavaScript
18 23 (12.04%) C++

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (1.57%) WebSphere
1 3 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 49 (25.65%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.57%) Simulink
3 13 (6.81%) Stateflow
4 12 (6.28%) TargetLink
5 11 (5.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (5.76%) MS Office
6 8 (4.19%) Photoshop
7 4 (2.09%) MS Project
8 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
9 2 (1.05%) RoboHelp
9 2 (1.05%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (4.71%) SAP HR
2 8 (4.19%) SAP FI
2 8 (4.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (4.19%) SAP CO
3 7 (3.66%) SAP SCM
3 7 (3.66%) SAP LE
4 3 (1.57%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.52%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.14%) GitHub
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.14%) Internet
1 6 (3.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.52%) 4G
2 1 (0.52%) MIMO
2 1 (0.52%) LTE
2 1 (0.52%) 2G
2 1 (0.52%) Wireless
2 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.52%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (0.52%) IPv4
2 1 (0.52%) IPv6
2 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.52%) LAN
2 1 (0.52%) VoIP
2 1 (0.52%) WAN
2 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.52%) 3G
2 1 (0.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.52%) MS Access
3 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (7.33%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (6.28%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.71%) VectorCAST
4 8 (4.19%) Subversion
5 4 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 36 (18.85%) Manufacturing
2 26 (13.61%) Finance
3 25 (13.09%) Electronics
4 8 (4.19%) Back Office
4 8 (4.19%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (27.23%) Developer
2 30 (15.71%) Software Engineer
3 28 (14.66%) Senior Developer
4 23 (12.04%) Architect
5 21 (10.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (8.38%) Senior Software Developer
6 16 (8.38%) Software Developer
7 15 (7.85%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (6.81%) .NET Developer
9 12 (6.28%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.28%) C# Developer
9 12 (6.28%) SAP Architect
9 12 (6.28%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.76%) Analyst
11 10 (5.24%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (4.71%) Project Manager
13 8 (4.19%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (4.19%) Lead Architect
13 8 (4.19%) Process Engineer
13 8 (4.19%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.51%) HTML
2 38 (19.90%) jQuery
3 37 (19.37%) .NET
3 37 (19.37%) CSS
4 36 (18.85%) ASP.NET
5 35 (18.32%) HTML5
6 25 (13.09%) .NET Framework
6 25 (13.09%) Ajax
7 20 (10.47%) LINQ
7 20 (10.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 20 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (8.38%) CSS3
9 6 (3.14%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.62%) SAP Basis
11 3 (1.57%) Middleware
12 2 (1.05%) XML
12 2 (1.05%) WCF
12 2 (1.05%) WPF
13 1 (0.52%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.09%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (7.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.76%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.66%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.14%) User Experience
8 5 (2.62%) CAN bus
8 5 (2.62%) Telematics
8 5 (2.62%) Physics
9 4 (2.09%) PMI
9 4 (2.09%) Mechatronics
10 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.57%) iPhone
10 3 (1.57%) Clustering
11 2 (1.05%) Remote Sensing
11 2 (1.05%) iPad
12 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.24%) Windows
2 4 (2.09%) UNIX
2 4 (2.09%) Linux
3 3 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.05%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.52%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.32%) Software Engineering
1 35 (18.32%) Project Management
2 32 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.66%) E-Commerce
4 27 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (14.14%) MVC
5 20 (10.47%) Web Development
6 19 (9.95%) TDD
7 18 (9.42%) Scrum
7 18 (9.42%) Logistics
7 18 (9.42%) Configuration Management
8 17 (8.90%) Requirements Management
8 17 (8.90%) Business Process Improvement
8 17 (8.90%) Process Improvement
9 15 (7.85%) Validation
10 13 (6.81%) UML
11 12 (6.28%) Change Management
12 11 (5.76%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (5.76%) Product Management
13 10 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (26.18%) C#
2 39 (20.42%) SQL
3 33 (17.28%) C
4 28 (14.66%) T-SQL
5 23 (12.04%) JavaScript
5 23 (12.04%) C++
6 20 (10.47%) Embedded C
7 17 (8.90%) MATLAB
8 11 (5.76%) Embedded C++
9 8 (4.19%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.66%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.05%) ABAP
12 1 (0.52%) VBA
12 1 (0.52%) Java
12 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (17.80%) Degree
2 4 (2.09%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.05%) CISM
3 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.05%) CISSP
3 2 (1.05%) MCP
3 2 (1.05%) MCSD
4 1 (0.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.52%) ISEB
4 1 (0.52%) CCNP
4 1 (0.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) QA
2 5 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 2 (1.05%) SLA
3 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.05%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 5 (2.62%) Firmware
2 3 (1.57%) RHEV
2 3 (1.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (23.56%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.32%) SAP
3 19 (9.95%) MKS
4 11 (5.76%) MathWorks
5 8 (4.19%) Fujitsu
6 4 (2.09%) IBM
6 4 (2.09%) Oracle
6 4 (2.09%) VMware
7 3 (1.57%) EMC
7 3 (1.57%) Hitachi
8 2 (1.05%) Apple
8 2 (1.05%) Adobe
9 1 (0.52%) HP
9 1 (0.52%) Dell
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco
9 1 (0.52%) Cognos
9 1 (0.52%) Symantec
9 1 (0.52%) Sony
Birmingham
Technical Prospects
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Car
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE £90k to £100k , Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Herefordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Dudley
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + bonus, pension, laptop, mob, car
Posted: 10 days ago
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago