Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK > England
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 459 492 431
Rank change year-on-year +33 -61 +21
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 285 752 1,127
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the General category 1.22% 1.42% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 213 548 962
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,197
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 23,289 52,871 69,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.64% 40.14% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18,071 40,136 53,473
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £99,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 2020. 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
Midlands +58 75 £45,000 +5.88% 41
North of England +88 71 £40,000 -10.11% 30
West Midlands +47 62 £44,000 +3.53% 30
South East +74 50 £42,500 -10.53% 32
London +76 47 £52,500 -27.08% 19
North West +42 36 £40,000 -17.95% 18
South West +85 21 £62,500 +8.70% 13
Yorkshire +134 19 £45,000 +7.14% 9
North East +36 16 £37,500 +7.14% 3
East of England +38 15 £45,000 +5.88% 19
East Midlands +62 12 £45,000 +9.09% 11
Automotive
UK

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 82 (28.77%) Software Engineering
2 67 (23.51%) C#
3 61 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (18.95%) Degree
5 48 (16.84%) JavaScript
6 46 (16.14%) Linux
6 46 (16.14%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (15.44%) .NET
8 42 (14.74%) C
8 42 (14.74%) AWS
9 38 (13.33%) Electronics
10 37 (12.98%) SQL
11 36 (12.63%) C++
11 36 (12.63%) Microsoft
12 33 (11.58%) Aerospace
12 33 (11.58%) MVC
13 32 (11.23%) Scrum
13 32 (11.23%) Python
14 31 (10.88%) Finance
14 31 (10.88%) Git (software)
15 29 (10.18%) ISO 26262
16 28 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (9.47%) Retail
17 27 (9.47%) HTML
18 25 (8.77%) SQL Server
18 25 (8.77%) Windows
18 25 (8.77%) CSS
18 25 (8.77%) Manufacturing
19 24 (8.42%) Embedded Systems
19 24 (8.42%) Mathematics

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 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.75%) Confluence
3 4 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.70%) CMS
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.35%) WildFly
6 1 (0.35%) WinCC
Applications
1 9 (3.16%) Simulink
2 7 (2.46%) TargetLink
3 4 (1.40%) QuarkXPress
4 3 (1.05%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.35%) CATIA
6 1 (0.35%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.35%) InVision
6 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Magento
2 2 (0.70%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.35%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.74%) AWS
2 21 (7.37%) Azure
3 18 (6.32%) SaaS
4 12 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.16%) GCP
6 8 (2.81%) PaaS
7 3 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.70%) Heroku
8 2 (0.70%) Office 365
8 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.35%) Force.com
9 1 (0.35%) IaaS
9 1 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.51%) Internet
3 9 (3.16%) Ethernet
4 8 (2.81%) MQTT
5 7 (2.46%) FlexRay
6 5 (1.75%) Broadband
6 5 (1.75%) LAN
6 5 (1.75%) WAN
6 5 (1.75%) Wireless
7 4 (1.40%) Firewall
7 4 (1.40%) InfiniBand
7 4 (1.40%) RS-232
7 4 (1.40%) VLAN
7 4 (1.40%) VPN
7 4 (1.40%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.05%) 3GPP
8 3 (1.05%) DHCP
8 3 (1.05%) DMZ
8 3 (1.05%) MPLS
8 3 (1.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.96%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.21%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.81%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.46%) MySQL
6 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.70%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.35%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.35%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.35%) KDB
9 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 31 (10.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.86%) JIRA
3 6 (2.11%) Bitbucket
3 6 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.11%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.75%) Gradle
5 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.40%) Subversion
6 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio Code
6 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.70%) GNU Toolchain
7 2 (0.70%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.70%) Selenium
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (13.33%) Electronics
2 33 (11.58%) Aerospace
3 31 (10.88%) Finance
4 27 (9.47%) Retail
5 25 (8.77%) Manufacturing
6 15 (5.26%) Marketing
7 14 (4.91%) Games
8 7 (2.46%) Military
9 6 (2.11%) Banking
10 5 (1.75%) Avionics
10 5 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.40%) Advertising
12 3 (1.05%) Law
13 2 (0.70%) Publishing
14 1 (0.35%) Back Office
14 1 (0.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 78 (27.37%) Developer
2 53 (18.60%) Software Engineer
3 29 (10.18%) Embedded Engineer
3 29 (10.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 23 (8.07%) Software Developer
5 22 (7.72%) .NET Developer
6 18 (6.32%) C# Developer
7 15 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 14 (4.91%) Test Engineer
9 13 (4.56%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (3.51%) Junior
11 10 (3.51%) Product Manager
12 9 (3.16%) Architect
12 9 (3.16%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.16%) Software Manager
13 8 (2.81%) Junior Developer
13 8 (2.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (15.44%) .NET
2 27 (9.47%) HTML
3 25 (8.77%) CSS
4 22 (7.72%) AngularJS
5 17 (5.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 14 (4.91%) jQuery
7 13 (4.56%) ASP.NET
7 13 (4.56%) HTML5
7 13 (4.56%) Web Services
8 12 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (3.86%) .NET Framework
10 10 (3.51%) .NET Core
10 10 (3.51%) Django
11 9 (3.16%) RESTful
11 9 (3.16%) WCF
12 8 (2.81%) REST
13 7 (2.46%) Ajax
13 7 (2.46%) Node.js
13 7 (2.46%) React
13 7 (2.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.42%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (5.61%) User Experience
4 15 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.86%) Smartphone
6 10 (3.51%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.46%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.11%) Internet of Things
9 6 (2.11%) State Machine
10 5 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.75%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.40%) Analogue Electronics
11 4 (1.40%) ASIC
11 4 (1.40%) CMDB
11 4 (1.40%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.40%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.40%) SCADA
12 3 (1.05%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 46 (16.14%) Linux
2 25 (8.77%) Windows
3 10 (3.51%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.11%) CentOS
4 6 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.40%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.05%) Android
6 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.70%) Debian
7 2 (0.70%) Unix
8 1 (0.35%) Solaris
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (28.77%) Software Engineering
2 61 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (16.14%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (11.58%) MVC
5 32 (11.23%) Scrum
6 24 (8.42%) Mathematics
7 23 (8.07%) Visualisation
8 19 (6.67%) Use Case
9 18 (6.32%) Computer Science
9 18 (6.32%) Line Management
9 18 (6.32%) Validation
9 18 (6.32%) Web Development
10 17 (5.96%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.61%) Project Management
12 15 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.26%) Technical Leadership
12 15 (5.26%) Technology Roadmap
12 15 (5.26%) UML
13 14 (4.91%) SDLC
13 14 (4.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (23.51%) C#
2 48 (16.84%) JavaScript
3 42 (14.74%) C
4 37 (12.98%) SQL
5 36 (12.63%) C++
6 32 (11.23%) Python
7 18 (6.32%) Java
8 13 (4.56%) Embedded C
8 13 (4.56%) PHP
9 12 (4.21%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.75%) HLSL
11 3 (1.05%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.05%) Ruby
11 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.05%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.70%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.35%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.35%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.35%) Rust
Qualifications
1 54 (18.95%) Degree
2 4 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.40%) PhD
3 3 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.70%) CSPO
4 2 (0.70%) MCP
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.70%) RHCE
5 1 (0.35%) CCNP
5 1 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.35%) HND
5 1 (0.35%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.18%) ISO 26262
2 13 (4.56%) MISRA
3 10 (3.51%) QA
4 9 (3.16%) MISRA C
5 6 (2.11%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.40%) SLA
7 3 (1.05%) GDPR
7 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.70%) PMO
9 1 (0.35%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.35%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.35%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 16 (5.61%) Firmware
2 13 (4.56%) Docker
3 5 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.40%) GPFS
4 4 (1.40%) Lustre
5 3 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (4.21%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.46%) Ansible
3 6 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.11%) Terraform
4 4 (1.40%) Grafana
4 4 (1.40%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.05%) Puppet
6 2 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (0.70%) WSUS
6 2 (0.70%) yum
7 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.35%) Mesos
7 1 (0.35%) Packer
7 1 (0.35%) SCOM
7 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 36 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.61%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (4.56%) Google
4 10 (3.51%) NVIDIA
5 6 (2.11%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.75%) SaltStack
7 4 (1.40%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.40%) Cognizant
7 4 (1.40%) IBM
7 4 (1.40%) Nintex
8 3 (1.05%) QNX
8 3 (1.05%) SAP
8 3 (1.05%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.05%) VMware
9 2 (0.70%) Automation Anywhere
9 2 (0.70%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.70%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.70%) Pardot
9 2 (0.70%) UiPath
9 2 (0.70%) Zend