Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 213 150 210
Rank change year-on-year -63 +60 -71
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 107 52 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.04% 1.35% 1.18%
As % of the General category 1.84% 2.62% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 107
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £28,650
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +2.41%
75th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £51,875
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 5,830 1,987 6,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 56.52% 51.46% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,899 1,554 4,695
10th Percentile £28,200 £28,500 £25,550
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,012
% change year-on-year - +8.47% +5.90%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -59 82 £50,000 +11.11% 95
East Midlands -62 25 £42,500 -5.56% 33
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 36 (33.64%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.97%) Windows
3 29 (27.10%) ITIL
4 28 (26.17%) Microsoft 365
5 24 (22.43%) Finance
6 23 (21.50%) Active Directory
6 23 (21.50%) Azure
6 23 (21.50%) Social Skills
7 21 (19.63%) Microsoft Office
8 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (17.76%) Degree
9 19 (17.76%) VMware
10 18 (16.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
11 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
12 16 (14.95%) Service Management
12 16 (14.95%) Document Management
12 16 (14.95%) JIRA
12 16 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (13.08%) Project Delivery
14 14 (13.08%) PRINCE2
15 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Excel
15 13 (12.15%) DNS
15 13 (12.15%) Marketing
15 13 (12.15%) Smartsheet
15 13 (12.15%) WebEx
16 12 (11.21%) User Experience
16 12 (11.21%) Presales
16 12 (11.21%) ITIL V3

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 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.48%) Confluence
3 5 (4.67%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (16.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (5.61%) Maya
5 6 (5.61%) Photoshop
6 5 (4.67%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (2.80%) Adobe XD
7 3 (2.80%) Figma
7 3 (2.80%) InDesign
7 3 (2.80%) Sketch
8 1 (0.93%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 3 (2.80%) Maximo
2 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.17%) Microsoft 365
2 23 (21.50%) Azure
3 13 (12.15%) Smartsheet
4 9 (8.41%) Power Platform
5 8 (7.48%) AWS
6 7 (6.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (5.61%) SaaS
8 5 (4.67%) Serverless
9 4 (3.74%) IaaS
9 4 (3.74%) OneDrive
9 4 (3.74%) Power Automate
10 3 (2.80%) Force.com
10 3 (2.80%) PaaS
10 3 (2.80%) PowerApps
10 3 (2.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 3 (2.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.93%) GCP
11 1 (0.93%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) DNS
1 13 (12.15%) WebEx
2 7 (6.54%) LAN
2 7 (6.54%) WAN
3 6 (5.61%) FlexRay
3 6 (5.61%) Internet
4 5 (4.67%) DHCP
5 4 (3.74%) Firewall
5 4 (3.74%) Wireless
6 3 (2.80%) SAN
6 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (5.61%) Power BI
1 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (14.95%) JIRA
2 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.80%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.80%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) Grunt
3 1 (0.93%) gulp
General
1 24 (22.43%) Finance
2 23 (21.50%) Social Skills
3 13 (12.15%) Marketing
4 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.41%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.54%) Electronics
6 7 (6.54%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (5.61%) Banking
7 6 (5.61%) Influencing Skills
8 5 (4.67%) Public Sector
8 5 (4.67%) Retail
9 4 (3.74%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (2.80%) Aerospace
10 3 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.93%) Games
11 1 (0.93%) Law
11 1 (0.93%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 13 (12.15%) Architect
2 11 (10.28%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery Manager
2 11 (10.28%) Service Manager
3 10 (9.35%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.41%) Analyst
5 8 (7.48%) Developer
5 8 (7.48%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.61%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Administrator
7 5 (4.67%) AWS Architect
7 5 (4.67%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Designer
8 4 (3.74%) IT Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Automotive Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) Web Services
2 5 (4.67%) CSS
3 4 (3.74%) EDI
4 3 (2.80%) V-Ray
5 2 (1.87%) .NET
5 2 (1.87%) .NET Core
5 2 (1.87%) HTML
5 2 (1.87%) HTML5
5 2 (1.87%) MFC
5 2 (1.87%) React
5 2 (1.87%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.93%) CSS3
6 1 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.93%) Middleware
6 1 (0.93%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) User Experience
2 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.61%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (5.61%) Industry 4.0
2 6 (5.61%) Internet of Things
2 6 (5.61%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.61%) Social Media
3 5 (4.67%) Animation
4 4 (3.74%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.74%) PKI
5 3 (2.80%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.80%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.87%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.87%) Life Science
6 2 (1.87%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.93%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.97%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
3 12 (11.21%) Linux
4 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (4.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.80%) Android
7 3 (2.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.10%) ITIL
2 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.95%) Document Management
3 16 (14.95%) Service Management
4 15 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (13.08%) PRINCE2
5 14 (13.08%) Project Delivery
6 12 (11.21%) ITIL V3
6 12 (11.21%) Presales
7 11 (10.28%) Cost Control
7 11 (10.28%) Project Management
7 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery
7 11 (10.28%) Validation
7 11 (10.28%) Workflow
8 9 (8.41%) Data Protection
8 9 (8.41%) Requirements Gathering
8 9 (8.41%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.48%) OCR
9 8 (7.48%) Product Management
9 8 (7.48%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.35%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.61%) C
4 5 (4.67%) C#
5 4 (3.74%) C++
5 4 (3.74%) PHP
6 3 (2.80%) VC++
7 2 (1.87%) Python
7 2 (1.87%) SQL
8 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.93%) Java
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
8 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.61%) MCSA
4 5 (4.67%) AWS Certification
5 3 (2.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.80%) VCAP
6 2 (1.87%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) ISO 26262
2 7 (6.54%) QA
3 6 (5.61%) SLA
4 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.80%) MISRA
5 1 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (21.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.35%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.67%) Docker
5 4 (3.74%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.80%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.80%) NFS
7 2 (1.87%) Firmware
7 2 (1.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Kubernetes
1 6 (5.61%) SCOM
2 4 (3.74%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 4 (3.74%) Ansible
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.74%) SCCM
2 4 (3.74%) SCOrch
3 3 (2.80%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.87%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.87%) Rancher
4 2 (1.87%) vRealize
5 1 (0.93%) Grafana
5 1 (0.93%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (33.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) VMware
3 8 (7.48%) HubSpot
4 7 (6.54%) Cisco
5 6 (5.61%) Adobe
5 6 (5.61%) HP
5 6 (5.61%) SAP
6 4 (3.74%) Juniper
6 4 (3.74%) Meraki
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle
7 3 (2.80%) Autodesk
7 3 (2.80%) EMC
7 3 (2.80%) IBM
7 3 (2.80%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.80%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.93%) Foundry
8 1 (0.93%) Remedy
8 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds