The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 85 81
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.16% 0.47% 1.06%
As % of the General category 0.52% 1.25% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 12
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +4.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.61%  

Automotive is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 193 319 340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 29.92% 37.57% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 137 248 280
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Automotive as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Automotive in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) EDI
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle