Period
to 22 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 180 141
Rank change year-on-year +62 -39 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 79 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.08% 0.75% 1.27%
As % of the General category 4.93% 1.93% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69 27 32
Birmingham median annual salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -9.33% -19.35%
10th Percentile £22,700 £22,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -

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

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1604 1867 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.14% 39.03% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1370 1103
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.49% -1.11%
10th Percentile £27,250 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,875 £67,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +1.19%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Birmingham

Automotive
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Automotive in Birmingham

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Automotive in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) Microsoft
3 31 (39.24%) HTML
4 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
5 28 (35.44%) Degree
5 28 (35.44%) jQuery
6 26 (32.91%) CSS
7 25 (31.65%) .NET
7 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
7 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
7 25 (31.65%) Computer Science
8 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET
8 24 (30.38%) C#
9 22 (27.85%) HND
9 22 (27.85%) GNVQ
9 22 (27.85%) Computer Science Degree
10 18 (22.78%) SQL
11 15 (18.99%) C
11 15 (18.99%) Embedded C
11 15 (18.99%) Retail
12 13 (16.46%) Scrum
12 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (16.46%) C++
12 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2014
12 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
13 12 (15.19%) T-SQL
13 12 (15.19%) Visual Studio
13 12 (15.19%) Electronics

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.80%) SAS
2 1 (1.27%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.80%) Simulink
3 1 (1.27%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Primavera
1 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.27%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
1 1 (1.27%) LAN
1 1 (1.27%) NetScreen
1 1 (1.27%) Network Security
1 1 (1.27%) OSPF
1 1 (1.27%) VPN
1 1 (1.27%) WAN
1 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (15.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (18.99%) Retail
2 12 (15.19%) Electronics
2 12 (15.19%) Finance
3 10 (12.66%) Marketing
4 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.80%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) .NET Developer
3 12 (15.19%) .NET Software Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Applications Engineer
3 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (15.19%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (15.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
3 12 (15.19%) C# Software Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Software Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Agile .NET Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Agile C# Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Agile Developer
4 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Firmware Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Azure Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.24%) HTML
2 28 (35.44%) jQuery
3 26 (32.91%) CSS
4 25 (31.65%) .NET
5 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET
6 11 (13.92%) Ajax
6 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.33%) JSP
7 5 (6.33%) React
7 5 (6.33%) Spring
7 5 (6.33%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.27%) EDI
8 1 (1.27%) HTML5
8 1 (1.27%) IDoc
8 1 (1.27%) OpenCV
8 1 (1.27%) WCF
8 1 (1.27%) WPF
8 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.65%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.92%) CAN bus
3 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) AS400
5 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.27%) FMCG
5 1 (1.27%) SCADA
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
3 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
3 13 (16.46%) Scrum
4 12 (15.19%) TDD
5 11 (13.92%) MVC
5 11 (13.92%) Presales
5 11 (13.92%) SDLC
6 6 (7.59%) Logistics
7 5 (6.33%) Analytics
7 5 (6.33%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.80%) Operations Research
9 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.80%) Statistical Computing
10 2 (2.53%) Document Management
10 2 (2.53%) ERP
10 2 (2.53%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.53%) Project Management
11 1 (1.27%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
2 24 (30.38%) C#
3 18 (22.78%) SQL
4 15 (18.99%) C
4 15 (18.99%) Embedded C
5 13 (16.46%) C++
6 12 (15.19%) T-SQL
7 11 (13.92%) Embedded C++
8 6 (7.59%) Java
9 4 (5.06%) R
10 3 (3.80%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.27%) ABAP
11 1 (1.27%) ANSI C
11 1 (1.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.27%) Python
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (35.44%) Degree
2 22 (27.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 22 (27.85%) GNVQ
2 22 (27.85%) HND
3 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.53%) MISRA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 26262
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
2 1 (1.27%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.27%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Firmware
2 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.27%) Cisco
2 1 (1.27%) EMC
2 1 (1.27%) HP
2 1 (1.27%) Infor
2 1 (1.27%) Jedox
2 1 (1.27%) Juniper
2 1 (1.27%) MathWorks
2 1 (1.27%) Mitel
2 1 (1.27%) SAP
2 1 (1.27%) Tableau
2 1 (1.27%) VMware