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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
England / North West
Rank 222 224 231
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 32 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the General category 1.50% 0.60% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 16
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £17,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £46,750 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,550 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +3.87% -3.03%  

Automotive is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2137 2351 2637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.76% 41.37% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1667 1872 2001
Median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,825
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Automotive as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 16 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Cheshire +14 13 £37,500 +120.58% 1
Lancashire - 3 £24,500 - 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 15 (27.27%) C#
2 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.82%) .NET
3 12 (21.82%) Degree
4 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 10 (18.18%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) HTML
5 10 (18.18%) Finance
5 10 (18.18%) Web Development
5 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.36%) Java
6 9 (16.36%) C++
6 9 (16.36%) Windows
7 8 (14.55%) CSS
7 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
8 7 (12.73%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.73%) Linux
8 7 (12.73%) HND
8 7 (12.73%) C
8 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
9 6 (10.91%) Device Driver
9 6 (10.91%) UIQ
9 6 (10.91%) Series 60
9 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (10.91%) MVC
9 6 (10.91%) Mobile Commerce
9 6 (10.91%) DRM

Automotive
Top Related 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 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.82%) Kinematics
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (3.64%) CATIA
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.82%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.82%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Bluetooth
1 6 (10.91%) DVB
1 6 (10.91%) GPRS
1 6 (10.91%) GSM
1 6 (10.91%) NFC
1 6 (10.91%) UMTS
1 6 (10.91%) VoIP
1 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (10.91%) WLAN
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.82%) DB2
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) NUnit
2 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) Maven
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Marketing
2 6 (10.91%) Multimedia
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.27%) Aerospace
4 4 (7.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Software Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Business Development Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Business Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Development Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate
7 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Trainee
8 2 (3.64%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Development Manager
8 2 (3.64%) IT Support
8 2 (3.64%) Product Owner
8 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) .NET
2 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.18%) HTML
4 8 (14.55%) CSS
5 6 (10.91%) BREW
5 6 (10.91%) Flash
5 6 (10.91%) J2ME
5 6 (10.91%) Middleware
5 6 (10.91%) OpenAL
5 6 (10.91%) OpenCL
5 6 (10.91%) OpenGL
5 6 (10.91%) Qt
5 6 (10.91%) Series 60
5 6 (10.91%) SVG
5 6 (10.91%) UIQ
6 5 (9.09%) Web Services
6 5 (9.09%) WPF
7 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (7.27%) WinForms
7 4 (7.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Device Driver
2 6 (10.91%) iPhone
2 6 (10.91%) MPEG
2 6 (10.91%) NHS
2 6 (10.91%) Smartphone
3 4 (7.27%) User Experience
4 3 (5.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.64%) iPad
5 2 (3.64%) iSeries
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.73%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (12.73%) Linux
4 6 (10.91%) Android
4 6 (10.91%) Nucleus RTOS
4 6 (10.91%) Windows 8
4 6 (10.91%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) Web Development
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.91%) DRM
5 6 (10.91%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (10.91%) MVC
5 6 (10.91%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) Speech Recognition
6 5 (9.09%) Business Development
6 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.09%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.27%) ITIL
7 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) Workflow
8 3 (5.45%) CAD
8 3 (5.45%) Scrum
8 3 (5.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) C#
2 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 9 (16.36%) C++
3 9 (16.36%) Java
4 7 (12.73%) C
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.64%) RPG
6 2 (3.64%) Scala
6 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) HND
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Firmware
2 1 (1.82%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Intel
1 6 (10.91%) Symbian
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Ariba
3 3 (5.45%) SAP
3 3 (5.45%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.64%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) PTC
5 1 (1.82%) Samsung
5 1 (1.82%) Siemens
5 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
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