Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > North West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 315 323
Rank change year-on-year +75 +8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 140 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.06% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the General category 2.47% 0.93% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 80 38 35
North West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £76,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5663 4530 4834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.82% 36.37% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4156 3624 3816
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the North West

Automotive
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Automotive in the North West

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the North West over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the North West

Automotive
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the North West region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Manchester +79 119 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Cheshire -23 15 £37,500 -11.76%
Merseyside +27 4 £42,500 +77.08%
Lancashire -6 1 £28,500 -26.92% 1
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 69 (49.29%) Degree
2 46 (32.86%) Retail
3 44 (31.43%) SAP
4 42 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (25.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 34 (24.29%) SQL
7 32 (22.86%) JavaScript
7 32 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (18.57%) CSS
9 24 (17.14%) Software Engineering
9 24 (17.14%) jQuery
10 22 (15.71%) PHP
11 20 (14.29%) HTML
11 20 (14.29%) Java
12 19 (13.57%) XML
12 19 (13.57%) Manufacturing
13 18 (12.86%) SAP SD
14 17 (12.14%) Web Services
14 17 (12.14%) .NET
14 17 (12.14%) MVC
14 17 (12.14%) Jenkins
15 16 (11.43%) Scrum
15 16 (11.43%) HTML5
16 15 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (10.71%) C#
16 15 (10.71%) AngularJS
16 15 (10.71%) DevOps
17 14 (10.00%) Test Automation
17 14 (10.00%) Computer Science
18 13 (9.29%) Git (software)

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 10 (7.14%) WordPress
2 6 (4.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.43%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.43%) IIS
3 2 (1.43%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (12.86%) SAP SD
2 12 (8.57%) SAP MM
2 12 (8.57%) SAP SCM
3 2 (1.43%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.71%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) Ethernet
1 4 (2.86%) Modbus
1 4 (2.86%) Profibus
2 3 (2.14%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) Intranet
3 1 (0.71%) SSL
3 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.86%) Power BI
3 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.14%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.43%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.43%) Big Data
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
6 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (12.14%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.57%) JIRA
4 8 (5.71%) Robot Framework
5 7 (5.00%) Selenium
6 5 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.57%) JSUnit
6 5 (3.57%) Ranorex
6 5 (3.57%) Subversion
7 3 (2.14%) JUnit
7 3 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.43%) git-flow
8 2 (1.43%) gulp
8 2 (1.43%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.43%) webpack
8 2 (1.43%) WebStorm
8 2 (1.43%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (32.86%) Retail
2 19 (13.57%) Manufacturing
3 13 (9.29%) French Language
3 13 (9.29%) German Language
3 13 (9.29%) Japanese Language
4 12 (8.57%) Billing
5 10 (7.14%) Finance
6 5 (3.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (32.86%) Consultant
2 44 (31.43%) SAP Consultant
3 36 (25.71%) Developer
4 18 (12.86%) SAP SD Consultant
5 15 (10.71%) PHP Developer
5 15 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 13 (9.29%) Analyst
7 12 (8.57%) SAP MM Consultant
7 12 (8.57%) SAP SCM Consultant
8 9 (6.43%) Junior
9 8 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.29%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.29%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 4 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (2.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (2.86%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.57%) CSS
2 24 (17.14%) jQuery
3 20 (14.29%) HTML
4 19 (13.57%) XML
5 17 (12.14%) .NET
5 17 (12.14%) Web Services
6 16 (11.43%) HTML5
7 15 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 12 (8.57%) CSS3
8 12 (8.57%) RESTful
8 12 (8.57%) SAP Core Interface
9 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET
9 10 (7.14%) LAMP
9 10 (7.14%) Node.js
10 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (6.43%) JSON
11 7 (5.00%) Java EE
11 7 (5.00%) REST
12 6 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.57%) SCADA
5 3 (2.14%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (2.14%) Life Science
6 2 (1.43%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.43%) Windows
3 1 (0.71%) Android
3 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (0.71%) Unix
3 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.71%) Requirements Analysis
2 32 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 17 (12.14%) MVC
5 16 (11.43%) Scrum
6 15 (10.71%) DevOps
7 14 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 12 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.57%) Network Planning
9 11 (7.86%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 10 (7.14%) User Stories
11 8 (5.71%) Process Improvement
11 8 (5.71%) TDD
12 7 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
12 7 (5.00%) Test Strategy
13 6 (4.29%) Business Process Mapping
13 6 (4.29%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (4.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.29%) SQL
2 32 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.71%) PHP
4 20 (14.29%) Java
5 15 (10.71%) C#
6 13 (9.29%) C++
7 8 (5.71%) C
8 4 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.14%) Clojure
9 3 (2.14%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.14%) Groovy
9 3 (2.14%) Scala
10 2 (1.43%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.43%) Python
10 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.43%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.71%) VB
11 1 (0.71%) VBA
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (49.29%) Degree
2 9 (6.43%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.00%) ISEB
4 6 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.29%) HNC
5 5 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) GCP
2 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Firmware
1 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (5.00%) Puppet
2 6 (4.29%) Ansible
2 6 (4.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (31.43%) SAP
2 9 (6.43%) Google
2 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.86%) Allen-Bradley
3 4 (2.86%) Rockwell
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco
5 2 (1.43%) ServiceNow