Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 159 166 220
Rank change year-on-year +7 +54 -73
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 206 73 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.96% 1.28% 1.09%
As % of the General category 3.37% 2.52% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 114 58 98
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,313 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,563 £56,875 £52,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.70%

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 6,116 2,895 5,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 58.13% 50.86% 50.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,145 2,208 4,210
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,040 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £34,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £73,750
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 27 January 2022.

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 27 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
Jobs
West Midlands +15 163 £53,000 +6.00% 118
East Midlands -26 44 £37,500 -25.00% 35
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 68 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.10%) Degree
3 53 (25.73%) Social Skills
4 47 (22.82%) Validation
5 41 (19.90%) JIRA
6 38 (18.45%) JavaScript
7 37 (17.96%) Software Engineering
8 36 (17.48%) Project Management
9 35 (16.99%) SDLC
10 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
11 31 (15.05%) Cybersecurity
12 28 (13.59%) ISO 26262
13 27 (13.11%) Windows
14 26 (12.62%) CSS
14 26 (12.62%) HTML
14 26 (12.62%) Web Development
14 26 (12.62%) React
15 25 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (12.14%) Systems Engineering
15 25 (12.14%) Azure
16 24 (11.65%) C
17 22 (10.68%) Rational DOORS
18 20 (9.71%) Active Directory
18 20 (9.71%) Aerospace
19 19 (9.22%) Marketing
19 19 (9.22%) Electronics
20 18 (8.74%) TypeScript
21 17 (8.25%) Test Automation
21 17 (8.25%) Finance
21 17 (8.25%) MATLAB

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 12 (5.83%) Confluence
2 6 (2.91%) OpenStack
2 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.94%) CMS
4 3 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (7.28%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (6.31%) Photoshop
3 12 (5.83%) Maya
3 12 (5.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (4.85%) Adobe After Effects
5 9 (4.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (4.37%) Adobe XD
5 9 (4.37%) InDesign
5 9 (4.37%) Sketch
6 7 (3.40%) Simulink
7 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.97%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.14%) Azure
2 16 (7.77%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (7.28%) Firebase
4 10 (4.85%) AWS
5 9 (4.37%) Figma
6 8 (3.88%) SaaS
6 8 (3.88%) Serverless
7 7 (3.40%) Power Platform
8 6 (2.91%) PaaS
9 5 (2.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.94%) IaaS
10 4 (1.94%) Rubrik
11 3 (1.46%) Force.com
11 3 (1.46%) PowerApps
11 3 (1.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 3 (1.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (1.46%) Smartsheet
12 2 (0.97%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.97%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.31%) Ethernet
2 10 (4.85%) FlexRay
3 7 (3.40%) DNS
3 7 (3.40%) Firewall
3 7 (3.40%) WAN
4 5 (2.43%) LAN
5 4 (1.94%) Internet
5 4 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.94%) Wireless
6 3 (1.46%) SAN
6 3 (1.46%) WebEx
7 2 (0.97%) 5G
7 2 (0.97%) DHCP
7 2 (0.97%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.49%) Network Security
8 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.43%) GIS
3 4 (1.94%) Power BI
4 3 (1.46%) Metadata
5 2 (0.97%) QGIS
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.49%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.49%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 41 (19.90%) JIRA
2 22 (10.68%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (5.83%) Rational Rhapsody
4 10 (4.85%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.94%) Grunt
5 4 (1.94%) gulp
6 3 (1.46%) webpack
7 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.49%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 53 (25.73%) Social Skills
2 20 (9.71%) Aerospace
3 19 (9.22%) Electronics
3 19 (9.22%) Marketing
4 17 (8.25%) Finance
5 16 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (7.28%) Influencing Skills
7 8 (3.88%) Retail
8 6 (2.91%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.91%) Organisational Skills
8 6 (2.91%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (2.43%) Banking
9 5 (2.43%) Public Sector
10 4 (1.94%) Advertising
10 4 (1.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 3 (1.46%) Back Office
11 3 (1.46%) Documentation Skills
12 2 (0.97%) Games
13 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (14.56%) Developer
2 24 (11.65%) Architect
3 20 (9.71%) Software Engineer
4 18 (8.74%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (7.28%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (6.31%) Analyst
7 11 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.85%) Designer
8 10 (4.85%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.37%) Senior Designer
10 8 (3.88%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 8 (3.88%) Embedded Engineer
10 8 (3.88%) Security Manager
10 8 (3.88%) Software Manager
10 8 (3.88%) Software Project Manager
11 7 (3.40%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 7 (3.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (3.40%) Security Engineer
11 7 (3.40%) Senior Manager
11 7 (3.40%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.62%) CSS
1 26 (12.62%) HTML
1 26 (12.62%) React
2 6 (2.91%) .NET
3 5 (2.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.43%) HTML5
3 5 (2.43%) jQuery
4 4 (1.94%) CSS3
4 4 (1.94%) Sass
5 3 (1.46%) .NET Core
5 3 (1.46%) EDI
5 3 (1.46%) Node.js
5 3 (1.46%) Redux
5 3 (1.46%) Spring MVC
5 3 (1.46%) Struts
5 3 (1.46%) Struts2
5 3 (1.46%) TensorFlow
5 3 (1.46%) V-Ray
5 3 (1.46%) Web Services
6 2 (0.97%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.28%) Self-Motivation
1 15 (7.28%) User Experience
2 13 (6.31%) Algorithms
3 12 (5.83%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (4.85%) Animation
5 9 (4.37%) Graphic Design
5 9 (4.37%) Motion Graphics
5 9 (4.37%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.91%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.43%) CAN bus
7 5 (2.43%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.43%) Renewable Energy
8 4 (1.94%) Industry 4.0
8 4 (1.94%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.94%) Legacy Code
8 4 (1.94%) Life Science
8 4 (1.94%) Social Media
9 3 (1.46%) Derivative
9 3 (1.46%) Lidar
9 3 (1.46%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.11%) Windows
2 16 (7.77%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.85%) Linux
4 6 (2.91%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (2.43%) Android
6 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.46%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.82%) Validation
3 37 (17.96%) Software Engineering
4 36 (17.48%) Project Management
5 35 (16.99%) SDLC
6 31 (15.05%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (12.62%) Web Development
8 25 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (12.14%) Systems Engineering
9 17 (8.25%) Scrum
9 17 (8.25%) Test Automation
10 16 (7.77%) Project Delivery
11 15 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (7.28%) Full Stack Development
11 15 (7.28%) ITIL
12 14 (6.80%) CAD
12 14 (6.80%) Security Testing
12 14 (6.80%) SysML
13 13 (6.31%) Configuration Management
13 13 (6.31%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (18.45%) JavaScript
2 24 (11.65%) C
3 18 (8.74%) TypeScript
4 17 (8.25%) MATLAB
5 16 (7.77%) Python
6 15 (7.28%) C++
7 12 (5.83%) SQL
8 10 (4.85%) Embedded C
8 10 (4.85%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.37%) Java
10 6 (2.91%) C#
11 3 (1.46%) ES6
11 3 (1.46%) PHP
12 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.97%) VB
12 2 (0.97%) VBScript
13 1 (0.49%) Bash
13 1 (0.49%) Ruby
13 1 (0.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 62 (30.10%) Degree
2 8 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.40%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.40%) MCSA
3 7 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.43%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.94%) VCAP
6 3 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.97%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.49%) CCNA
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.49%) MCP
8 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.49%) PMP
8 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.59%) ISO 26262
2 5 (2.43%) QA
3 4 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.46%) DO-254
4 3 (1.46%) GDPR
4 3 (1.46%) IEC 61508
4 3 (1.46%) MISRA
4 3 (1.46%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.91%) Docker
5 5 (2.43%) Firmware
6 4 (1.94%) NFS
7 3 (1.46%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.40%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.43%) Ansible
3 4 (1.94%) SCOM
4 3 (1.46%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 3 (1.46%) SCCM
4 3 (1.46%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.97%) Rancher
6 1 (0.49%) Argo
6 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.49%) Terraform
6 1 (0.49%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.77%) IBM
2 16 (7.77%) VMware
3 12 (5.83%) Adobe
4 8 (3.88%) QNX
5 7 (3.40%) EMC
6 6 (2.91%) Cisco
7 5 (2.43%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.94%) Commvault
8 4 (1.94%) HP
9 3 (1.46%) Apple
9 3 (1.46%) Autodesk
9 3 (1.46%) HubSpot
9 3 (1.46%) Juniper
9 3 (1.46%) Meraki
9 3 (1.46%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.97%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle
10 2 (0.97%) SAP