Period
to 22 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 169 210 140
Rank change year-on-year +41 -70 +51
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 70 110 279
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.25% 1.05% 2.31%
As % of the General category 3.50% 3.17% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 97 224
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,999 3,473 4,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.81% 33.01% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,486 2,668 3,443
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,360 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £71,200
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the Midlands

Automotive
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Automotive in the Midlands

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Automotive in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the Midlands

Automotive
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. 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
West Midlands +33 54 £50,000 +17.65% 31
East Midlands +50 16 £52,500 +16.67% 14
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 20 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) JIRA
3 16 (22.86%) Finance
4 14 (20.00%) ISO 26262
5 13 (18.57%) SDLC
5 13 (18.57%) Project Delivery
5 13 (18.57%) C
5 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
6 12 (17.14%) Document Management
7 11 (15.71%) HTML
7 11 (15.71%) CSS
7 11 (15.71%) Smartsheet
7 11 (15.71%) Kubernetes
7 11 (15.71%) HubSpot
7 11 (15.71%) Docker
7 11 (15.71%) Office 365
8 10 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 10 (14.29%) Confluence
8 10 (14.29%) Microservices
8 10 (14.29%) WebEx
8 10 (14.29%) OCR
8 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
8 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 10 (14.29%) ITIL
8 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 10 (14.29%) Service Management

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Office 365
1 11 (15.71%) Smartsheet
2 8 (11.43%) Azure
3 2 (2.86%) AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Lucidchart
3 2 (2.86%) SaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) WebEx
2 7 (10.00%) HTTP
3 5 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.29%) FlexRay
5 2 (2.86%) Modbus
5 2 (2.86%) RS-232
5 2 (2.86%) RS-485
5 2 (2.86%) SSH
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) 3G
6 1 (1.43%) 4G
6 1 (1.43%) 5G
6 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
2 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.29%) MS Access
4 2 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) JIRA
2 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.57%) Gradle
3 6 (8.57%) Maven
4 2 (2.86%) Balsamiq
5 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Electronics
3 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.71%) Retail
5 3 (4.29%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.86%) Avionics
6 2 (2.86%) Marketing
7 1 (1.43%) Advertising
7 1 (1.43%) Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery Manager
3 10 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 7 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Automotive Software Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Agile Scrum Master
6 4 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Product Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Scrum Master
6 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) CSS
1 11 (15.71%) HTML
2 8 (11.43%) REST
3 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.00%) Spring
3 7 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 6 (8.57%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.57%) JPA
4 6 (8.57%) Vue.js
4 6 (8.57%) Web Services
5 5 (7.14%) .NET
6 4 (5.71%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.71%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.29%) POSIX
8 2 (2.86%) .NET Core
8 2 (2.86%) Ajax
8 2 (2.86%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (2.86%) jQuery
8 2 (2.86%) Laravel
8 2 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) State Machine
2 4 (5.71%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.29%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.57%) Project Delivery
3 13 (18.57%) SDLC
4 12 (17.14%) Document Management
5 10 (14.29%) ITIL
5 10 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 10 (14.29%) Microservices
5 10 (14.29%) OCR
5 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 10 (14.29%) Service Management
6 9 (12.86%) Validation
7 7 (10.00%) Data Management
7 7 (10.00%) TDD
8 6 (8.57%) Mathematics
8 6 (8.57%) MVC
8 6 (8.57%) Physics
8 6 (8.57%) Scrum
8 6 (8.57%) Systems Engineering
8 6 (8.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) C
2 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.43%) Java
4 7 (10.00%) SQL
5 5 (7.14%) C#
5 5 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (4.29%) C++
6 3 (4.29%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.29%) Perl
6 3 (4.29%) Ruby
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.86%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) Java 8
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) ISO 26262
2 3 (4.29%) MISRA
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) Docker
2 4 (5.71%) Firmware
3 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) HubSpot
3 5 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 4 (5.71%) Automation Anywhere
5 2 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (1.43%) Dell
6 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle