The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
South West / Dorset
Rank - 68 89
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 0 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 1.97% 0.90%
As % of the General category - 3.89% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 7
Median salary - £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,675 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.18% -2.43%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 138 360 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 36.80% 50.63% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 128 218 179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Automotive
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Automotive in Dorset