Period
to 23 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 371 315 261
Rank change year-on-year -56 -54 +32
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 152 260 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.86% 1.12%
As % of the General category 1.90% 2.61% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 119 233 331
South East median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +16.28% -6.52%
10th Percentile £27,090 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,706 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.40% +7.54% -

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,019 9,964 10,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.28% 32.99% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5,926 7,937 7,821
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Thames Valley -15 62 £41,500 -14.87% 60
Hampshire -13 39 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Buckinghamshire +22 35 £35,000 -12.50% 26
Berkshire -19 24 £47,000 -6.00% 16
West Sussex +14 23 £47,000 +10.59% 17
Surrey -19 11 £47,500 -9.52% 20
East Sussex +16 6 £75,000 +172.73% 1
Sussex - 5 - -
Kent +3 4 £40,000 -13.51% 7
Oxfordshire +12 3 £40,000 -17.95% 18
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 39 (25.66%) C
1 39 (25.66%) Linux
2 37 (24.34%) Software Engineering
3 36 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (21.05%) SQL
5 28 (18.42%) C++
6 26 (17.11%) JavaScript
7 23 (15.13%) C#
8 22 (14.47%) Python
9 21 (13.82%) CSS
9 21 (13.82%) Git (software)
10 20 (13.16%) JIRA
10 20 (13.16%) HTML
10 20 (13.16%) Assembly Language
10 20 (13.16%) MVC
11 19 (12.50%) Windows
11 19 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (11.84%) Degree
13 17 (11.18%) Microsoft
13 17 (11.18%) Embedded C
14 16 (10.53%) PHP
14 16 (10.53%) Finance
15 15 (9.87%) Electronics
15 15 (9.87%) .NET
15 15 (9.87%) SQL Server
15 15 (9.87%) Web Services
16 14 (9.21%) ERP
16 14 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (8.55%) Mobile App
17 13 (8.55%) Polyspace

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (7.89%) Apache
2 10 (6.58%) Confluence
3 5 (3.29%) MTS
4 3 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.32%) Doxygen
3 2 (1.32%) Simulink
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.92%) SAP ERP
1 9 (5.92%) SAP MM
1 9 (5.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.29%) Office 365
3 4 (2.63%) SaaS
4 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.66%) Datadog
6 1 (0.66%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.95%) RS-232
1 6 (3.95%) SSL
1 6 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.29%) WAN
3 4 (2.63%) Firewall
3 4 (2.63%) RS-485
3 4 (2.63%) SSH
4 3 (1.97%) DNS
4 3 (1.97%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.97%) LAN
5 2 (1.32%) HSRP
5 2 (1.32%) VLAN
5 2 (1.32%) VoIP
5 2 (1.32%) Wireless
6 1 (0.66%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.66%) Broadband
6 1 (0.66%) DHCP
6 1 (0.66%) Internet
6 1 (0.66%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.89%) MySQL
3 6 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.97%) Big Data
4 3 (1.97%) MS Access
5 2 (1.32%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.32%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.32%) Redis
6 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.66%) QlikView
6 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.16%) JIRA
3 13 (8.55%) Polyspace
4 12 (7.89%) VectorCAST
5 8 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
6 5 (3.29%) CANoe
7 3 (1.97%) CMake
7 3 (1.97%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.97%) Xcode
8 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.32%) Subversion
8 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.66%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.66%) Maven
9 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (10.53%) Finance
2 15 (9.87%) Electronics
3 11 (7.24%) Aerospace
4 10 (6.58%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.92%) Marketing
6 7 (4.61%) Retail
7 5 (3.29%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.63%) Avionics
9 3 (1.97%) Banking
10 2 (1.32%) German Language
11 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (26.32%) Developer
2 16 (10.53%) Analyst
3 15 (9.87%) Software Engineer
4 10 (6.58%) Embedded Engineer
4 10 (6.58%) PHP Developer
4 10 (6.58%) Software Developer
5 9 (5.92%) Consultant
5 9 (5.92%) Logistics Specialist
5 9 (5.92%) SAP Logistics Specialist
6 8 (5.26%) Backend Developer
6 8 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (5.26%) Software Consultant
7 7 (4.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (4.61%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (4.61%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.95%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (3.95%) C# Developer
8 6 (3.95%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (3.95%) Firmware Engineer
8 6 (3.95%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.82%) CSS
2 20 (13.16%) HTML
3 15 (9.87%) .NET
3 15 (9.87%) Web Services
4 10 (6.58%) Laravel
5 9 (5.92%) SAP Basis
5 9 (5.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (5.92%) XML
6 8 (5.26%) jQuery
6 8 (5.26%) LAMP
6 8 (5.26%) SOAP
7 7 (4.61%) Middleware
8 6 (3.95%) RESTful
9 5 (3.29%) EDI
9 5 (3.29%) EDIFACT
10 4 (2.63%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.63%) Java EE
10 4 (2.63%) X-Windows
11 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.97%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.55%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.55%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (7.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (7.24%) VHDL
4 9 (5.92%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.26%) User Experience
6 5 (3.29%) CAN bus
6 5 (3.29%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (3.29%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.63%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.63%) Social Media
8 2 (1.32%) Analogue Electronics
8 2 (1.32%) Clustering
8 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.32%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.66%) Linux
2 19 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (3.95%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.63%) Debian
5 4 (2.63%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.97%) Android
6 3 (1.97%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) Unix
8 1 (0.66%) AIX
8 1 (0.66%) CentOS
8 1 (0.66%) Solaris
8 1 (0.66%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.34%) Software Engineering
2 36 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.16%) MVC
4 19 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (9.21%) ERP
6 13 (8.55%) Logistics
6 13 (8.55%) Project Management
7 12 (7.89%) Computer Science
7 12 (7.89%) Web Development
8 11 (7.24%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (6.58%) ITIL
9 10 (6.58%) Physics
10 9 (5.92%) Mathematics
10 9 (5.92%) Migration
10 9 (5.92%) Unit Testing
11 6 (3.95%) Analytics
11 6 (3.95%) Scrum
11 6 (3.95%) SOLID
11 6 (3.95%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.29%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.66%) C
2 32 (21.05%) SQL
3 28 (18.42%) C++
4 26 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 23 (15.13%) C#
6 22 (14.47%) Python
7 20 (13.16%) Assembly Language
8 17 (11.18%) Embedded C
9 16 (10.53%) PHP
10 12 (7.89%) Ada
10 12 (7.89%) Bash Shell
11 10 (6.58%) Java
12 8 (5.26%) Embedded C++
13 5 (3.29%) ABAP
13 5 (3.29%) Delphi
13 5 (3.29%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.29%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.97%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (11.84%) Degree
2 13 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.92%) SAP Certification
5 6 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.29%) PMP
7 4 (2.63%) APMP
8 2 (1.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.89%) IEC 61508
2 7 (4.61%) QA
2 7 (4.61%) SLA
3 4 (2.63%) ISO 26262
4 2 (1.32%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.32%) JTAG
5 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.26%) Firmware
2 7 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) Kibana
1 3 (1.97%) logstash
2 1 (0.66%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.58%) SAP
3 8 (5.26%) Xamarin
4 7 (4.61%) Oracle
5 5 (3.29%) VMware
6 3 (1.97%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.32%) Coremetrics
7 2 (1.32%) Google
8 1 (0.66%) Altera
8 1 (0.66%) Casewise
8 1 (0.66%) HP
8 1 (0.66%) Intel
8 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds