The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank - - 102
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.070%
As % of the General category - - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £39,792
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.38%
Automotive
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

General Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
447 377 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.67% 33.84% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 378 298 360
Average salary £43,000 £43,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% -1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automotive across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Automotive
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automotive across the West Sussex region.

Automotive Salary Trend in West Sussex

Automotive
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) CAN bus
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 2 (66.67%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++