Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 136 173
Rank change year-on-year -25 +37 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 14 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.46% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the General category 0.96% 0.87% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 15
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -2.30% +16.00%
10th Percentile £33,625 £19,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £48,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1455 915 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 47.91% 40.27% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 972 758 1103
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,087 £66,250
North West median annual salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.87% -1.23% +1.25%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Cheshire

Automotive
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Automotive in Cheshire

Automotive
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +7 10 £37,500 -21.05%
Crewe -1 2 £35,000 -17.65%
Chester -4 1 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Automotive
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 10 (71.43%) LAMP
2 10 (71.43%) WordPress
2 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ISEB
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
5 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (71.43%) CMS
1 10 (71.43%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) PHP Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) jQuery
1 10 (71.43%) LAMP
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Search Engine Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA