Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 148 110
Rank change year-on-year -10 -38 +62
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 20 48 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.63% 1.27% 2.03%
As % of the General category 1.99% 3.31% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 71
Birmingham median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,125 £80,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,591
% change year-on-year - +4.70% +4.08%

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 1,003 1,451 1,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.80% 38.46% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 725 1,063 1,220
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £68,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,591
% change year-on-year +4.12% +4.70% -4.49%

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 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Automotive in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 10 (50.00%) C
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (30.00%) GSM
3 6 (30.00%) Firmware
3 6 (30.00%) CodeWarrior
3 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (30.00%) Wireless
3 6 (30.00%) ZigBee
4 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (25.00%) CIPD
4 5 (25.00%) Marketing
4 5 (25.00%) V-Model
4 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) FlexRay
6 3 (15.00%) MISRA C
6 3 (15.00%) MISRA
6 3 (15.00%) Software Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) VB6
6 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.00%) SCADA
6 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (15.00%) Middleware
6 3 (15.00%) VB
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (10.00%) Simulink

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 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Mule
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Simulink
2 1 (5.00%) InVision
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Heroku
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) GSM
1 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (30.00%) Wireless
1 6 (30.00%) ZigBee
2 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (15.00%) FlexRay
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) CodeWarrior
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Control Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.00%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.00%) Kafka
2 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.00%) SCADA
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) V-Model
3 3 (15.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 2 (10.00%) FMEA
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (15.00%) VB
4 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CIPD
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) MISRA
1 3 (15.00%) MISRA C
2 2 (10.00%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Packer
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft