The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 75 103 112
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 170 115 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.16% 2.07% 1.84%
As % of the General category 8.29% 5.20% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 119 79 68
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2051 2211 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.17% 39.82% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1748 1500
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,700 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Automotive
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +35 52 £41,500 +3.75% 6
Coventry +14 41 £41,000 +14.68% 2
Birmingham +11 20 £46,500 -2.10% 6
Solihull 0 13 £35,000 -30.00%
Staffordshire - 11 £37,500 - 2
Worcestershire -12 8 £28,500 -5.00% 3
Wolverhampton 0 6 £47,500 +115.90% 1
Shropshire +1 1 £75,000 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 99 (34.49%) .NET
2 79 (27.53%) C#
3 77 (26.83%) ASP.NET
4 71 (24.74%) HTML
5 69 (24.04%) CSS
6 65 (22.65%) jQuery
7 64 (22.30%) SQL Server
8 59 (20.56%) HTML5
9 54 (18.82%) SQL
10 46 (16.03%) SAP
11 45 (15.68%) JavaScript
11 45 (15.68%) Web Development
12 43 (14.98%) Manufacturing
13 42 (14.63%) .NET Framework
14 40 (13.94%) T-SQL
15 39 (13.59%) MVC
15 39 (13.59%) Project Management
16 38 (13.24%) Microsoft
16 38 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 37 (12.89%) Degree
17 37 (12.89%) Ajax
18 35 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
19 34 (11.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 32 (11.15%) TDD
20 32 (11.15%) Software Engineering
21 31 (10.80%) LINQ
22 28 (9.76%) E-Commerce
23 27 (9.41%) CSS3
24 23 (8.01%) Finance
25 22 (7.67%) MS Excel

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.44%) IBM Notes
2 7 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.35%) IIS
3 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.92%) Simulink
3 16 (5.57%) Photoshop
3 16 (5.57%) MS Project
4 8 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.44%) MS Office
6 5 (1.74%) Stateflow
6 5 (1.74%) CATIA
6 5 (1.74%) TargetLink
7 3 (1.05%) SPSS
7 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (1.05%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.44%) SAP FI
1 7 (2.44%) SAP PP
1 7 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (2.44%) SAP CO
2 6 (2.09%) ENOVIA
3 3 (1.05%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.05%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.70%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.70%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.70%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.35%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.48%) SaaS
2 8 (2.79%) GitHub
3 6 (2.09%) Basecamp
4 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.23%) Internet
2 4 (1.39%) SAN
3 2 (0.70%) NAS
3 2 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (0.70%) VoIP
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.74%) SAP BI
2 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (1.05%) Big Data
3 3 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.05%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.05%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (7.32%) Subversion
2 20 (6.97%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (3.48%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.44%) VectorCAST
6 3 (1.05%) Hudson
7 2 (0.70%) NUnit
8 1 (0.35%) Moq
8 1 (0.35%) JIRA
8 1 (0.35%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.35%) Selenium
8 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.35%) Redmine
8 1 (0.35%) Phing
8 1 (0.35%) Ant
General
1 43 (14.98%) Manufacturing
2 23 (8.01%) Finance
3 21 (7.32%) Aerospace
3 21 (7.32%) Marketing
4 17 (5.92%) Electronics
5 10 (3.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.44%) Retail
7 6 (2.09%) Games
8 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.39%) German Language
10 2 (0.70%) Legal
10 2 (0.70%) Advertising
11 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 101 (35.19%) Developer
2 48 (16.72%) Senior Developer
3 38 (13.24%) C# Developer
4 27 (9.41%) Consultant
5 24 (8.36%) Analyst
6 23 (8.01%) Senior C# Developer
7 22 (7.67%) Software Engineer
7 22 (7.67%) Project Manager
8 17 (5.92%) Software Developer
9 15 (5.23%) Architect
9 15 (5.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 15 (5.23%) .NET Developer
10 14 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
11 12 (4.18%) Applications Developer
12 11 (3.83%) Web Developer
12 11 (3.83%) SAP Consultant
13 9 (3.14%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.14%) Business Analyst
13 9 (3.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 9 (3.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (34.49%) .NET
2 77 (26.83%) ASP.NET
3 71 (24.74%) HTML
4 69 (24.04%) CSS
5 65 (22.65%) jQuery
6 59 (20.56%) HTML5
7 42 (14.63%) .NET Framework
8 38 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (12.89%) Ajax
10 34 (11.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 31 (10.80%) LINQ
12 27 (9.41%) CSS3
13 13 (4.53%) JSP
14 8 (2.79%) AngularJS
15 7 (2.44%) Web Services
16 6 (2.09%) Sass
17 4 (1.39%) SAP ALE
17 4 (1.39%) Dojo
18 3 (1.05%) WCF
18 3 (1.05%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.97%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.53%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.18%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.48%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (2.79%) Physics
6 7 (2.44%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.09%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.74%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.39%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.05%) Social Media
10 3 (1.05%) Remote Sensing
10 3 (1.05%) Data Conversion
10 3 (1.05%) Telematics
11 2 (0.70%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.35%) Statistics
12 1 (0.35%) PMI
12 1 (0.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.14%) Windows
2 5 (1.74%) Android
3 4 (1.39%) VMS
4 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.05%) Linux
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.35%) Debian
6 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.68%) Web Development
2 39 (13.59%) Project Management
2 39 (13.59%) MVC
3 35 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (11.15%) TDD
4 32 (11.15%) Software Engineering
5 28 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 21 (7.32%) Validation
7 18 (6.27%) PRINCE2
8 16 (5.57%) Requirements Management
8 16 (5.57%) Product Management
9 15 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (5.23%) CMMI
10 14 (4.88%) ITIL
11 13 (4.53%) Logistics
12 12 (4.18%) UML
12 12 (4.18%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (3.83%) Scrum
14 10 (3.48%) Data Analysis
14 10 (3.48%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.53%) C#
2 54 (18.82%) SQL
3 45 (15.68%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.94%) T-SQL
5 21 (7.32%) C
6 15 (5.23%) MATLAB
6 15 (5.23%) C++
6 15 (5.23%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.48%) Java
8 8 (2.79%) ABAP
9 7 (2.44%) Embedded C
10 5 (1.74%) Embedded C++
10 5 (1.74%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.39%) PHP
12 2 (0.70%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (12.89%) Degree
2 12 (4.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 9 (3.14%) PhD
3 9 (3.14%) SAP Certification
4 8 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.05%) ACCA
8 3 (1.05%) CCA
8 3 (1.05%) MCSD
9 1 (0.35%) HNC
9 1 (0.35%) HND
9 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.88%) QA
2 4 (1.39%) COBIT
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 46 (16.03%) SAP
2 38 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.57%) MKS
4 7 (2.44%) Fujitsu
4 7 (2.44%) Lotus
5 5 (1.74%) Apple
5 5 (1.74%) Oracle
5 5 (1.74%) MathWorks
6 4 (1.39%) EMC
7 3 (1.05%) Cisco
7 3 (1.05%) IBM
7 3 (1.05%) SolidWorks
7 3 (1.05%) VMware
8 2 (0.70%) Adobe
8 2 (0.70%) Symantec
9 1 (0.35%) Alias
9 1 (0.35%) Facebook
9 1 (0.35%) Talend
Warwickshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Hays Plc - Configit A/S
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £15k per year + Company Car, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Configit
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £37500 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leamington Spa
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Tipton
Huxley Associates
Salary: £52000 - £54000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leamington Spa
Huxley Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bouns
Posted: 21 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Competitive, Depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + dental
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago