Period
to 18 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 323 474 431
Rank change year-on-year +151 -43 +33
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1,144 294 815
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.04% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.02% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 535 212 610
10th Percentile £34,950 £36,250 £30,225
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.70%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,813 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 65,104 28,790 64,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 58.99% 51.43% 55.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41,170 23,104 49,790
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £29,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,654
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £53,931
% change year-on-year +7.27% +1.98% +2.73%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in England

Automotive
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Automotive in England.

Salary trend for Automotive in England

Automotive
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Automotive in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Automotive in England

Automotive
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
South East +75 281 £50,000 - 80
London -34 269 £75,000 +11.11% 37
Midlands +12 209 £50,000 - 131
West Midlands +25 160 £53,000 +6.00% 98
East of England +29 151 £42,500 -20.93% 59
North of England -45 149 £45,000 - 60
North West -37 98 £45,000 - 26
South West -11 71 £57,500 +27.78% 38
East Midlands -24 50 £37,500 -25.00% 32
Yorkshire -52 38 £39,000 -13.33% 30
North East -17 13 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Automotive
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 352 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (27.27%) Social Skills
3 274 (23.95%) Degree
4 261 (22.81%) Python
5 260 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 246 (21.50%) Retail
7 203 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
8 188 (16.43%) AWS
9 174 (15.21%) JavaScript
10 168 (14.69%) Finance
11 155 (13.55%) C++
12 130 (11.36%) SQL
13 129 (11.28%) Computer Science
14 127 (11.10%) Microservices
15 124 (10.84%) Algorithms
16 120 (10.49%) Azure
17 116 (10.14%) React
17 116 (10.14%) C
18 114 (9.97%) Docker
18 114 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
19 113 (9.88%) Windows
20 112 (9.79%) Microsoft
21 110 (9.62%) Project Management
22 105 (9.18%) Validation
23 102 (8.92%) DevOps
24 96 (8.39%) Simulink
25 95 (8.30%) MATLAB
26 93 (8.13%) Linux
26 93 (8.13%) Coaching
26 93 (8.13%) SDLC

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 32 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.31%) Confluence
3 7 (0.61%) OpenStack
4 6 (0.52%) JBoss
4 6 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.35%) CMS
6 4 (0.35%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.26%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.17%) WordPress
9 1 (0.087%) Apache
9 1 (0.087%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.087%) Drupal
9 1 (0.087%) IIS
Applications
1 96 (8.39%) Simulink
2 36 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 12 (1.05%) Sketch
5 12 (1.05%) Stateflow
6 11 (0.96%) Maya
6 11 (0.96%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
7 9 (0.79%) InDesign
8 8 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.70%) Adobe XD
9 7 (0.61%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.17%) NUKE
12 1 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.087%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 28 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.87%) JDE OneWorld
3 9 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.52%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 5 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.35%) iTrent
7 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.17%) SAP IBP
7 2 (0.17%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.17%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.087%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.087%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.087%) SAP EWM
8 1 (0.087%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.087%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.087%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 188 (16.43%) AWS
2 120 (10.49%) Azure
3 66 (5.77%) GCP
4 55 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
5 54 (4.72%) Amazon S3
6 48 (4.20%) Serverless
7 46 (4.02%) Microsoft 365
8 45 (3.93%) Amazon ECS
9 41 (3.58%) Power Platform
10 38 (3.32%) CloudFront
11 34 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
11 34 (2.97%) SaaS
12 32 (2.80%) Cloudflare
13 23 (2.01%) Firebase
14 19 (1.66%) GitHub
14 19 (1.66%) Heroku
15 14 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
15 14 (1.22%) Google Compute Engine
16 13 (1.14%) Google Analytics
17 12 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.90%) DNS
2 38 (3.32%) AMQP
3 24 (2.10%) Firewall
4 15 (1.31%) 5G
5 14 (1.22%) VoIP
6 13 (1.14%) Ethernet
6 13 (1.14%) Internet
6 13 (1.14%) VLAN
7 12 (1.05%) HTTP
7 12 (1.05%) LAN
8 10 (0.87%) DHCP
8 10 (0.87%) FlexRay
8 10 (0.87%) Network Security
8 10 (0.87%) WAN
8 10 (0.87%) Wireless
9 7 (0.61%) SAN
10 5 (0.44%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.44%) VPN
11 4 (0.35%) Spanning Tree
11 4 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 71 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
3 57 (4.98%) MySQL
4 52 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 50 (4.37%) Redis
6 42 (3.67%) Amazon RDS
7 39 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 38 (3.32%) Amazon Athena
8 38 (3.32%) Big Data
9 34 (2.97%) Power BI
10 28 (2.45%) NoSQL
11 26 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (1.75%) Tableau
13 19 (1.66%) MongoDB
14 18 (1.57%) Data Lake
14 18 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (1.05%) BigQuery
17 11 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 88 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 84 (7.34%) JIRA
3 37 (3.23%) CircleCI
3 37 (3.23%) GitLab
3 37 (3.23%) Selenium
4 34 (2.97%) Rational DOORS
5 27 (2.36%) Eclipse
6 26 (2.27%) Subversion
7 24 (2.10%) Jenkins
8 12 (1.05%) ClearCase
8 12 (1.05%) Plastic SCM
8 12 (1.05%) Rational Rhapsody
8 12 (1.05%) webpack
9 10 (0.87%) gulp
9 10 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (0.87%) Travis CI
9 10 (0.87%) Visual Studio
10 9 (0.79%) SonarQube
11 5 (0.44%) eggPlant
11 5 (0.44%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 312 (27.27%) Social Skills
2 246 (21.50%) Retail
3 168 (14.69%) Finance
4 114 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (6.82%) Manufacturing
6 76 (6.64%) Electronics
7 71 (6.21%) Aerospace
7 71 (6.21%) Marketing
7 71 (6.21%) Presentation Skills
8 64 (5.59%) Publishing
9 40 (3.50%) Advertising
9 40 (3.50%) Banking
10 37 (3.23%) Public Sector
11 30 (2.62%) Influencing Skills
12 29 (2.53%) Law
13 24 (2.10%) Telecoms
14 22 (1.92%) Organisational Skills
15 21 (1.84%) Legal
16 17 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (1.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 264 (23.08%) Developer
2 112 (9.79%) Software Engineer
3 100 (8.74%) Analyst
4 92 (8.04%) Architect
5 84 (7.34%) Senior Developer
6 64 (5.59%) .NET Developer
7 61 (5.33%) Python Developer
8 56 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
9 49 (4.28%) Senior Python Developer
10 45 (3.93%) Django Developer
10 45 (3.93%) Python/Django Developer
11 44 (3.85%) Project Manager
12 43 (3.76%) Embedded Engineer
13 42 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
14 41 (3.58%) MATLAB Engineer
15 36 (3.15%) Electronics Engineer
16 34 (2.97%) AWS Architect
17 33 (2.88%) Full Stack Developer
17 33 (2.88%) Senior Software Engineer
18 32 (2.80%) AWS Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (10.14%) React
2 92 (8.04%) CSS
3 90 (7.87%) HTML
4 88 (7.69%) .NET
5 81 (7.08%) Node.js
6 80 (6.99%) Django
7 52 (4.55%) Flask
8 43 (3.76%) JSON
9 40 (3.50%) REST
10 39 (3.41%) SQLAlchemy
11 38 (3.32%) Celery
11 38 (3.32%) FastAPI
11 38 (3.32%) WebSockets
12 36 (3.15%) RESTful
12 36 (3.15%) Web Services
13 33 (2.88%) Express
13 33 (2.88%) pytest
14 32 (2.80%) AngularJS
14 32 (2.80%) Vue.js
15 31 (2.71%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 124 (10.84%) Algorithms
2 78 (6.82%) Life Science
2 78 (6.82%) Renewable Energy
3 70 (6.12%) User Experience
4 59 (5.16%) FMCG
5 56 (4.90%) Public Cloud
6 52 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
6 52 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
7 42 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
8 38 (3.32%) Video\Live Streaming
9 37 (3.23%) Device Driver
10 32 (2.80%) Video on Demand
11 31 (2.71%) Legacy Systems
12 28 (2.45%) FPGA
13 22 (1.92%) Mobile App
14 20 (1.75%) Driving Licence
14 20 (1.75%) Verilog
15 16 (1.40%) ASIC
16 15 (1.31%) Cloud Native
16 15 (1.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 113 (9.88%) Windows
2 93 (8.13%) Linux
3 60 (5.24%) Android
4 38 (3.32%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.57%) Windows 10
6 14 (1.22%) Windows Server 2016
7 11 (0.96%) Unix
8 9 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.44%) VMS
11 4 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.087%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.087%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.087%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 203 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
4 129 (11.28%) Computer Science
5 127 (11.10%) Microservices
6 110 (9.62%) Project Management
7 105 (9.18%) Validation
8 102 (8.92%) DevOps
9 93 (8.13%) Coaching
9 93 (8.13%) SDLC
10 90 (7.87%) Test Automation
11 85 (7.43%) Analytics
12 83 (7.26%) Scrum
13 81 (7.08%) Open Source
14 80 (6.99%) Full Stack Development
15 75 (6.56%) Logistics
16 73 (6.38%) Data Science
17 72 (6.29%) E-Commerce
18 70 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
19 68 (5.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 261 (22.81%) Python
2 174 (15.21%) JavaScript
3 155 (13.55%) C++
4 130 (11.36%) SQL
5 116 (10.14%) C
6 95 (8.30%) MATLAB
7 91 (7.95%) C#
8 82 (7.17%) Java
9 46 (4.02%) TypeScript
10 40 (3.50%) Bash
11 32 (2.80%) Embedded C
12 26 (2.27%) ES6
13 23 (2.01%) VB.NET
14 20 (1.75%) Kotlin
14 20 (1.75%) PHP
14 20 (1.75%) PowerShell
15 17 (1.49%) ES7
16 16 (1.40%) Ruby
17 14 (1.22%) Perl
18 8 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 274 (23.95%) Degree
2 32 (2.80%) Master's Degree
3 31 (2.71%) AWS Certification
4 25 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (1.40%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (0.87%) ISEB
8 10 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (0.87%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.70%) MCSA
10 7 (0.61%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.44%) PMP
11 5 (0.44%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.44%) VCAP
12 4 (0.35%) CSPO
12 4 (0.35%) IIBA
12 4 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.47%) ISO 26262
2 54 (4.72%) QA
3 20 (1.75%) GDPR
3 20 (1.75%) IEC 61508
4 18 (1.57%) IEC 62304
5 17 (1.49%) MISRA
6 15 (1.31%) Accessibility
7 11 (0.96%) SLA
8 8 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.26%) DO-254
10 3 (0.26%) GRC
11 2 (0.17%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.17%) DO-160
11 2 (0.17%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.17%) MISRA C
11 2 (0.17%) PMO
12 1 (0.087%) HIPAA
System Software
1 114 (9.97%) Docker
2 68 (5.94%) Active Directory
3 42 (3.67%) Firmware
4 36 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.79%) NFS
6 9 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.61%) vSphere
8 6 (0.52%) QEMU
9 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 83 (7.26%) Kubernetes
2 50 (4.37%) Terraform
3 38 (3.32%) Ansible
4 28 (2.45%) Puppet
5 22 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.52%) SCCM
6 6 (0.52%) SCOM
7 5 (0.44%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.44%) Packer
8 4 (0.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 4 (0.35%) Grafana
8 4 (0.35%) Istio
8 4 (0.35%) Knative
8 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.35%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.35%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.35%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.17%) CASB
10 2 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 112 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 78 (6.82%) Google
3 48 (4.20%) VMware
4 41 (3.58%) SAP
5 33 (2.88%) IBM
6 24 (2.10%) Cisco
6 24 (2.10%) Oracle
7 21 (1.84%) EMC
8 20 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (1.66%) Adobe
10 12 (1.05%) Altera
10 12 (1.05%) Lauterbach
10 12 (1.05%) Xilinx
11 11 (0.96%) HP
12 10 (0.87%) Cadence
12 10 (0.87%) Databricks
13 9 (0.79%) Teradata
14 8 (0.70%) Cognizant
14 8 (0.70%) QNX
15 7 (0.61%) Atlassian