Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > North West
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 320 306
Rank change year-on-year +78 -14 -58
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 125 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.98% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the General category 2.39% 0.83% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 50
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 £21,700
90th Percentile £49,875 £76,000 £53,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 5239 4482 4890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.98% 36.81% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 3665 3827
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £24,200
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,380 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +69 107 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Cheshire -16 12 £37,500 +12.78%
Merseyside +10 4 £42,500 +63.46%
Lancashire +3 1 £28,500 -24.00%
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 75 (60.00%) Degree
2 49 (39.20%) SAP
3 47 (37.60%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (36.80%) Retail
5 41 (32.80%) Requirements Analysis
6 32 (25.60%) SQL
7 30 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
10 23 (18.40%) CSS
11 21 (16.80%) jQuery
12 20 (16.00%) Java
12 20 (16.00%) SAP SD
13 19 (15.20%) Manufacturing
13 19 (15.20%) XML
14 18 (14.40%) HTML
15 16 (12.80%) .NET
15 16 (12.80%) HTML5
16 15 (12.00%) AngularJS
16 15 (12.00%) C#
16 15 (12.00%) SAP MM
16 15 (12.00%) Scrum
17 14 (11.20%) Management Information System
17 14 (11.20%) C++
17 14 (11.20%) PHP
17 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
17 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
17 14 (11.20%) Billing
18 13 (10.40%) French Language
18 13 (10.40%) German Language

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 (8.00%) CMS
1 10 (8.00%) WordPress
2 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.80%) IIS
2 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (16.00%) SAP SD
2 15 (12.00%) SAP MM
3 12 (9.60%) SAP SCM
4 2 (1.60%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Ethernet
1 4 (3.20%) Modbus
1 4 (3.20%) Profibus
2 2 (1.60%) SSL
3 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (3.20%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.20%) Power BI
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.80%) Big Data
6 1 (0.80%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Git (software)
1 12 (9.60%) Jenkins
1 12 (9.60%) JIRA
2 8 (6.40%) Robot Framework
3 7 (5.60%) Eclipse
3 7 (5.60%) Selenium
4 5 (4.00%) JSUnit
4 5 (4.00%) JUnit
4 5 (4.00%) Ranorex
4 5 (4.00%) Subversion
5 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.60%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.60%) WebStorm
6 2 (1.60%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.80%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.80%) Maven
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (36.80%) Retail
2 19 (15.20%) Manufacturing
3 14 (11.20%) Billing
4 13 (10.40%) French Language
4 13 (10.40%) German Language
4 13 (10.40%) Japanese Language
5 5 (4.00%) Aerospace
5 5 (4.00%) Finance
6 1 (0.80%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (40.80%) Consultant
2 49 (39.20%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (24.00%) Developer
4 20 (16.00%) SAP SD Consultant
5 17 (13.60%) Software Engineer
6 15 (12.00%) SAP MM Consultant
7 12 (9.60%) SAP SCM Consultant
8 10 (8.00%) Junior
8 10 (8.00%) PHP Developer
9 8 (6.40%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Analyst
9 8 (6.40%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.80%) Junior Software Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 4 (3.20%) Java Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) PLC Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.40%) CSS
2 21 (16.80%) jQuery
3 19 (15.20%) XML
4 18 (14.40%) HTML
5 16 (12.80%) .NET
5 16 (12.80%) HTML5
6 15 (12.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET
7 12 (9.60%) SAP Core Interface
7 12 (9.60%) Web Services
8 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (8.00%) LAMP
10 9 (7.20%) CSS3
10 9 (7.20%) RESTful
11 8 (6.40%) JSON
12 7 (5.60%) Java EE
12 7 (5.60%) Node.js
13 6 (4.80%) DOM
13 6 (4.80%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 47 (37.60%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.00%) SCADA
4 3 (2.40%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (2.40%) Life Science
5 2 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.80%) Fintech
6 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Linux
2 3 (2.40%) Windows
3 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.60%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) Android
4 1 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.80%) Requirements Analysis
2 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
4 15 (12.00%) Scrum
5 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
6 13 (10.40%) MVC
7 12 (9.60%) Network Planning
8 11 (8.80%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 10 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.20%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.40%) Process Improvement
11 8 (6.40%) User Stories
12 7 (5.60%) Issue Tracking
13 6 (4.80%) Business Process Mapping
13 6 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.80%) DevOps
13 6 (4.80%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (4.80%) Software Testing
13 6 (4.80%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.60%) SQL
2 30 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.00%) Java
4 15 (12.00%) C#
5 14 (11.20%) C++
5 14 (11.20%) PHP
6 8 (6.40%) C
7 3 (2.40%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.40%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.60%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.60%) Python
9 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.80%) VB
9 1 (0.80%) VBA
9 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (60.00%) Degree
2 9 (7.20%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.60%) ISEB
4 6 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.80%) HNC
5 5 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Firmware
1 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (39.20%) SAP
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.20%) Allen-Bradley
3 4 (3.20%) Rockwell
4 3 (2.40%) Google
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco
5 1 (0.80%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.80%) Tableau