Period
to 2 June 2020

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

Automotive
England > Midlands
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 178 163
Rank change year-on-year -2 -15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 88 192 276
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.28% 1.63% 1.90%
As % of the General category 3.68% 4.30% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77 128 254
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.70%
10th Percentile £36,250 £20,000 £27,875
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,000 £66,450
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,394 4,467 5,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.72% 37.92% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,793 3,116 4,461
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,754 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 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
West Midlands -2 71 £45,000 - 13
East Midlands +33 16 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 22 (25.00%) ISO 26262
2 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
3 18 (20.45%) C
4 17 (19.32%) C#
4 17 (19.32%) Electronics
5 16 (18.18%) Validation
5 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.18%) Degree
6 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
7 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
7 13 (14.77%) C++
7 13 (14.77%) SQL
8 12 (13.64%) MISRA
8 12 (13.64%) .NET
8 12 (13.64%) Windows
9 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 11 (12.50%) Embedded C
10 10 (11.36%) MVC
10 10 (11.36%) Telematics
10 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
11 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (10.23%) Systems Engineering
11 9 (10.23%) System Testing
11 9 (10.23%) AngularJS
11 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
11 9 (10.23%) ITIL
12 8 (9.09%) Java
12 8 (9.09%) Aerospace
12 8 (9.09%) TDD
12 8 (9.09%) Mathematics

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 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Simulink
2 5 (5.68%) TargetLink
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Magento
1 2 (2.27%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.14%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) AWS
1 5 (5.68%) Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.27%) GCP
2 2 (2.27%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) PaaS
2 2 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.55%) FlexRay
2 4 (4.55%) LAN
2 4 (4.55%) VPN
2 4 (4.55%) WAN
3 3 (3.41%) VLAN
3 3 (3.41%) Wireless
4 2 (2.27%) 3G
4 2 (2.27%) 4G
4 2 (2.27%) 5G
4 2 (2.27%) Firewall
4 2 (2.27%) InfiniBand
4 2 (2.27%) Internet
4 2 (2.27%) Intranet
4 2 (2.27%) LTE
4 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.27%) WLAN
5 1 (1.14%) DHCP
5 1 (1.14%) DNS
5 1 (1.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) Big Data
2 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.82%) JIRA
3 4 (4.55%) Gradle
3 4 (4.55%) Subversion
4 3 (3.41%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.27%) GitLab
5 2 (2.27%) Log4Net
5 2 (2.27%) MSTest
5 2 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.14%) MSI
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (19.32%) Electronics
2 8 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 7 (7.95%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.68%) Banking
5 4 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (2.27%) Advertising
6 2 (2.27%) Avionics
6 2 (2.27%) Finance
6 2 (2.27%) Law
6 2 (2.27%) Military
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Developer
2 15 (17.05%) Software Engineer
3 13 (14.77%) Embedded Engineer
3 13 (14.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) C Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) C/C++ Developer
5 8 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (7.95%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) .NET
2 9 (10.23%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.95%) CSS
4 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (6.82%) jQuery
4 6 (6.82%) REST
5 5 (5.68%) .NET Core
5 5 (5.68%) HTML
6 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.55%) Entity Framework
6 4 (4.55%) Java SE
6 4 (4.55%) SOAP
6 4 (4.55%) WCF
7 2 (2.27%) Autofac
7 2 (2.27%) Dapper ORM
7 2 (2.27%) Qt
7 2 (2.27%) RESTful
7 2 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.27%) Web Services
7 2 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Analogue Electronics
2 5 (5.68%) Renewable Energy
3 4 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.41%) CCTV
4 3 (3.41%) CMDB
4 3 (3.41%) PKI
4 3 (3.41%) SCADA
4 3 (3.41%) State Machine
5 2 (2.27%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.27%) Industry 4.0
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
6 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
3 6 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) CentOS
4 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
2 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.18%) Validation
3 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
4 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
4 10 (11.36%) MVC
4 10 (11.36%) Telematics
5 9 (10.23%) ITIL
5 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (10.23%) System Testing
5 9 (10.23%) Systems Engineering
6 8 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 8 (9.09%) TDD
7 7 (7.95%) Physics
7 7 (7.95%) Project Delivery
8 6 (6.82%) DevOps
8 6 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) C
2 17 (19.32%) C#
3 13 (14.77%) C++
3 13 (14.77%) SQL
4 11 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.09%) Java
7 7 (7.95%) Python
8 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.41%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.27%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.00%) ISO 26262
2 12 (13.64%) MISRA
3 8 (9.09%) MISRA C
4 5 (5.68%) QA
5 2 (2.27%) DO-178B
5 2 (2.27%) IEC 61508
5 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Firmware
2 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.68%) Docker
3 3 (3.41%) BitLocker
3 3 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.27%) GPFS
4 2 (2.27%) Lustre
5 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.27%) Grafana
2 2 (2.27%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.14%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.41%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.27%) Citrix
3 2 (2.27%) PTC
3 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco
4 1 (1.14%) HP
4 1 (1.14%) hybris
4 1 (1.14%) Juniper
4 1 (1.14%) Meraki
4 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.14%) SAP
4 1 (1.14%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) Xamarin