Period
to 15 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 325 333 312
Rank change year-on-year +8 -21 +91
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 129 137 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.70% 0.64% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.09% 1.63% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 67 100 115
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £55,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 North of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 6,172 8,394 9,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 33.63% 39.06% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,554 6,391 6,926
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +5.00%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the North of England

Automotive
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Automotive in the North of England

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the North of England

Automotive
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the North of England region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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
North West +49 97 £50,000 +19.76% 41
Yorkshire -4 24 £44,000 +13.55% 40
North East +3 8 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 65 (50.39%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.19%) C++
3 53 (41.09%) C
4 51 (39.53%) Embedded Systems
5 49 (37.98%) Mentoring
6 48 (37.21%) Linux
7 43 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (31.78%) Android
9 38 (29.46%) Computer Architecture
9 38 (29.46%) Tizen
9 38 (29.46%) QNX
10 34 (26.36%) Power Management
10 34 (26.36%) Technical Leadership
11 33 (25.58%) Memory Management
11 33 (25.58%) Google
12 30 (23.26%) DevOps
12 30 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (22.48%) Git (software)
13 29 (22.48%) Electronics
13 29 (22.48%) Software Engineering
14 28 (21.71%) Customer Engagement
14 28 (21.71%) Visualisation
14 28 (21.71%) Smartphone
14 28 (21.71%) QA
14 28 (21.71%) Algorithms
14 28 (21.71%) Vulkan
15 27 (20.93%) Open Source
16 23 (17.83%) Open Source Development
17 21 (16.28%) Line Management
18 20 (15.50%) ISO 26262

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 6 (4.65%) CMS
1 6 (4.65%) Drupal
2 2 (1.55%) Confluence
3 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) AWS
1 5 (3.88%) Azure
1 5 (3.88%) Office 365
2 4 (3.10%) GCP
3 2 (1.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Internet
2 3 (2.33%) DHCP
2 3 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.33%) MySQL
3 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (22.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.88%) GitLab
3 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.55%) JIRA
4 2 (1.55%) Selenium
5 1 (0.78%) gulp
5 1 (0.78%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.78%) webpack
General
1 29 (22.48%) Electronics
2 19 (14.73%) Retail
3 14 (10.85%) Aerospace
3 14 (10.85%) Marketing
4 13 (10.08%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.43%) Finance
5 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.65%) Advertising
6 6 (4.65%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (20.16%) Software Engineer
2 25 (19.38%) Developer
3 18 (13.95%) Software Team Leader
3 18 (13.95%) Team Leader
4 12 (9.30%) Automotive Software Engineer
5 10 (7.75%) Embedded Engineer
5 10 (7.75%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.98%) Analyst
6 9 (6.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.20%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Account Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Digital Executive
8 6 (4.65%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 6 (4.65%) Marketing Executive
8 6 (4.65%) Sales Account Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Sales Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Android Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.71%) Vulkan
2 16 (12.40%) HTML
3 14 (10.85%) CSS
4 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
5 9 (6.98%) RESTful
6 7 (5.43%) .NET
6 7 (5.43%) Sass
7 6 (4.65%) .NET Core
7 6 (4.65%) HTML5
7 6 (4.65%) Laravel
7 6 (4.65%) React
8 5 (3.88%) JavaFX
8 5 (3.88%) Symfony
8 5 (3.88%) XML
9 4 (3.10%) jQuery
10 3 (2.33%) CSS3
10 3 (2.33%) Node.js
11 2 (1.55%) Flash
12 1 (0.78%) EDI
12 1 (0.78%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (39.53%) Embedded Systems
2 43 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (21.71%) Algorithms
3 28 (21.71%) Smartphone
4 12 (9.30%) User Experience
5 10 (7.75%) Infotainment
6 8 (6.20%) Mobile App
6 8 (6.20%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (4.65%) Video Editing
8 5 (3.88%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.88%) Internet of Things
9 4 (3.10%) FMCG
10 3 (2.33%) CAN bus
11 2 (1.55%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.55%) Smart City
12 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.78%) Life Science
12 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.21%) Linux
2 41 (31.78%) Android
3 38 (29.46%) Tizen
4 8 (6.20%) Windows
5 3 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.55%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.39%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (37.98%) Mentoring
3 38 (29.46%) Computer Architecture
4 34 (26.36%) Power Management
4 34 (26.36%) Technical Leadership
5 33 (25.58%) Memory Management
6 30 (23.26%) DevOps
6 30 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (22.48%) Software Engineering
8 28 (21.71%) Customer Engagement
8 28 (21.71%) Visualisation
9 27 (20.93%) Open Source
10 23 (17.83%) Open Source Development
11 21 (16.28%) Line Management
12 18 (13.95%) Computer Science
13 17 (13.18%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (12.40%) TDD
15 13 (10.08%) Coaching
16 12 (9.30%) Lead Generation
17 10 (7.75%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 57 (44.19%) C++
2 53 (41.09%) C
3 18 (13.95%) Java
4 15 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.08%) C#
6 10 (7.75%) Python
7 7 (5.43%) PHP
8 2 (1.55%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.55%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.55%) Korn
8 2 (1.55%) Perl
8 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.55%) SQL
8 2 (1.55%) VB
9 1 (0.78%) ABAP
9 1 (0.78%) C-shell
9 1 (0.78%) ES6
9 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.53%) Degree
2 10 (7.75%) PhD
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.71%) QA
2 20 (15.50%) ISO 26262
3 3 (2.33%) IEC 61508
3 3 (2.33%) MISRA
4 1 (0.78%) GDPR
4 1 (0.78%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Firmware
2 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 38 (29.46%) QNX
2 33 (25.58%) Google
3 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.43%) Oracle
5 6 (4.65%) Adobe
5 6 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco
7 2 (1.55%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.78%) SAP
8 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.78%) Twitter
8 1 (0.78%) Xamarin