The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 31 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 14 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.25% 4.88% 1.75%
As % of the General category 22.58% 14.04% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Automotive
West Midlands

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

General Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
62 57 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 27.68% 34.76% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 69
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Automotive
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Automotive Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automotive across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Automotive Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Automotive
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Redditch +4 8 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Worcester -11 6 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Automotive
West Midlands

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 14 (73.68%) C
2 11 (57.89%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 10 (52.63%) Embedded C
4 9 (47.37%) MKS
4 9 (47.37%) Subversion
4 9 (47.37%) Fujitsu
4 9 (47.37%) VectorCAST
5 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) ATL
6 4 (21.05%) DCOM
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) OOP
6 4 (21.05%) WinForms
6 4 (21.05%) ISO 9001
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) WPF
7 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
8 2 (10.53%) CMMI
8 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
8 2 (10.53%) Adobe

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
1 2 (10.53%) RoboHelp
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Subversion
1 9 (47.37%) VectorCAST
2 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Author
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Author
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) ATL
2 4 (21.05%) DCOM
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) WinForms
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) WPF
3 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) OOP
3 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) CMMI
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C
2 11 (57.89%) C++
3 10 (52.63%) Embedded C
4 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
5 4 (21.05%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO 9001
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) MKS
1 9 (47.37%) Fujitsu
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
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