Period
to 25 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 241 177
Rank change year-on-year +55 -64 +97
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 48 43 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.87% 0.64% 1.47%
As % of the General category 2.54% 1.59% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 67
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -25.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,750 £25,100
90th Percentile £56,082 £61,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.77% +17.33% -11.76%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,889 2,702 2,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 34.05% 39.93% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,434 2,230 2,336
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £46,192 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +7.42% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,725 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Manchester

Automotive
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Automotive in Manchester

Automotive
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Automotive in Manchester

Automotive
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 January 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
Stockport -3 6 £37,500 -21.05% 6
Sale - 4 £32,500 -
Bury +2 2 £22,500 -2.17% 2
Automotive
North West

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) C++
3 21 (43.75%) C
3 21 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
4 19 (39.58%) Linux
5 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 16 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 15 (31.25%) Java
8 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
8 13 (27.08%) MVC
8 13 (27.08%) Retail
9 12 (25.00%) TDD
9 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (25.00%) Android
9 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 11 (22.92%) Computer Architecture
10 11 (22.92%) Tizen
10 11 (22.92%) QNX
11 10 (20.83%) Azure
11 10 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (20.83%) Technical Leadership
12 9 (18.75%) Power Management
12 9 (18.75%) Memory Management
12 9 (18.75%) SOA
12 9 (18.75%) C#
12 9 (18.75%) Python
13 8 (16.67%) CSS
13 8 (16.67%) HTML
13 8 (16.67%) SQL
13 8 (16.67%) .NET

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Azure
2 5 (10.42%) AWS
3 4 (8.33%) GCP
4 1 (2.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) GitLab
3 2 (4.17%) Selenium
3 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) gulp
4 1 (2.08%) webpack
General
1 13 (27.08%) Retail
2 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 4 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Android Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Principal Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Software Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
1 8 (16.67%) CSS
1 8 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
2 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (14.58%) RESTful
3 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (12.50%) Vulkan
4 5 (10.42%) Laravel
4 5 (10.42%) React
4 5 (10.42%) Symfony
5 4 (8.33%) CakePHP
5 4 (8.33%) jQuery
5 4 (8.33%) Yii
6 2 (4.17%) HTML5
6 2 (4.17%) Kafka
7 1 (2.08%) CSS3
7 1 (2.08%) Redux
7 1 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 8 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 7 (14.58%) Algorithms
5 5 (10.42%) User Experience
6 4 (8.33%) Infotainment
7 2 (4.17%) Internet of Things
8 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Android
3 11 (22.92%) Tizen
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 16 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 13 (27.08%) MVC
5 12 (25.00%) TDD
6 11 (22.92%) Computer Architecture
7 10 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (20.83%) Technical Leadership
8 9 (18.75%) Memory Management
8 9 (18.75%) Power Management
8 9 (18.75%) SOA
9 8 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
10 7 (14.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (14.58%) Coaching
10 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (14.58%) Scrum
11 6 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (12.50%) Visualisation
12 5 (10.42%) Kanban
12 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) C++
2 21 (43.75%) C
3 15 (31.25%) Java
4 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.75%) C#
5 9 (18.75%) Python
6 8 (16.67%) SQL
7 5 (10.42%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
1 2 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) QNX
2 8 (16.67%) Google
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Snowplow
3 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat