Period
to 17 February 2020

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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > South East
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 235 371 384
Rank change year-on-year +136 +13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 259 158 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.14% 0.60% 0.58%
As % of the General category 3.55% 1.89% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 193 140 167
South East median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -9.57% +10.59%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.22% - +5.88%

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 7,305 8,364 10,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.23% 31.57% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5,401 6,359 8,436
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

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 17 February 2020.

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 17 February 2020. 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 +114 158 £52,500 +2.44% 54
Berkshire +71 90 £52,500 - 17
Hampshire +51 72 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Buckinghamshire +44 60 £52,500 +36.36% 21
Surrey +48 23 £40,000 +8.11% 23
Oxfordshire +29 8 £50,000 +17.65% 16
East Sussex -10 4 £75,000 +63.04% 1
West Sussex +12 3 £52,500 +138.64% 13
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 87 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (31.27%) C#
3 70 (27.03%) Azure
4 65 (25.10%) SQL
5 62 (23.94%) .NET
6 60 (23.17%) Degree
7 57 (22.01%) C
8 54 (20.85%) C++
9 50 (19.31%) Software Engineering
10 45 (17.37%) Microsoft
11 39 (15.06%) Finance
12 35 (13.51%) JavaScript
13 34 (13.13%) Java
14 33 (12.74%) SDLC
15 32 (12.36%) AWS
15 32 (12.36%) Python
15 32 (12.36%) MVC
16 31 (11.97%) Embedded C
16 31 (11.97%) Linux
17 27 (10.42%) Windows
18 26 (10.04%) .NET Core
19 25 (9.65%) Kubernetes
20 24 (9.27%) Web Operations
20 24 (9.27%) Deployment Automation
20 24 (9.27%) Electronics
20 24 (9.27%) Aerospace
21 23 (8.88%) CSS
21 23 (8.88%) Problem-Solving
21 23 (8.88%) SaaS
22 22 (8.49%) Algorithms

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 7 (2.70%) GlassFish
1 7 (2.70%) JBoss
1 7 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.93%) CMS
2 5 (1.93%) Kentico
3 4 (1.54%) IIS
3 4 (1.54%) WordPress
4 2 (0.77%) Apache
4 2 (0.77%) nginx
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.77%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.77%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 70 (27.03%) Azure
2 32 (12.36%) AWS
3 23 (8.88%) SaaS
4 12 (4.63%) Office 365
5 9 (3.47%) GitHub
6 8 (3.09%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (2.70%) IaaS
7 7 (2.70%) PaaS
8 6 (2.32%) iPaaS
8 6 (2.32%) WeChat
9 4 (1.54%) Slack
10 2 (0.77%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.39%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.34%) LTE
2 17 (6.56%) Network Security
3 14 (5.41%) 5G
4 11 (4.25%) Wireless
5 10 (3.86%) 4G
6 9 (3.47%) 3G
6 9 (3.47%) SMS
7 7 (2.70%) GSM
8 5 (1.93%) 2G
8 5 (1.93%) DVB
9 4 (1.54%) Firewall
10 3 (1.16%) DNS
10 3 (1.16%) SAN
11 2 (0.77%) DHCP
11 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.77%) LAN
11 2 (0.77%) NAS
11 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.77%) VLAN
11 2 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.79%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.86%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.09%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.70%) MS Access
6 5 (1.93%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.93%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.93%) MySQL
7 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.54%) QlikView
8 3 (1.16%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.16%) OLTP
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.77%) Power BI
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.39%) KDB
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (5.02%) Polyspace
1 13 (5.02%) VectorCAST
2 12 (4.63%) Selenium
2 12 (4.63%) Subversion
3 9 (3.47%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.70%) Maven
5 6 (2.32%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.32%) JIRA
6 5 (1.93%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.39%) CMake
8 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (15.06%) Finance
2 24 (9.27%) Aerospace
2 24 (9.27%) Electronics
3 21 (8.11%) Retail
4 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.86%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.47%) Marketing
7 7 (2.70%) Legal
7 7 (2.70%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.70%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
9 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (28.19%) Developer
2 36 (13.90%) .NET Developer
3 32 (12.36%) Software Engineer
4 27 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
5 24 (9.27%) Senior Developer
6 19 (7.34%) C# Software Engineer
7 18 (6.95%) Applications Engineer
7 18 (6.95%) IT Engineer
7 18 (6.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (6.95%) Software Applications Engineer
8 17 (6.56%) Design Engineer
8 17 (6.56%) Firmware Engineer
9 16 (6.18%) Analyst
9 16 (6.18%) Java Developer
10 14 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
11 13 (5.02%) Ada Engineer
11 13 (5.02%) Ada Software Engineer
11 13 (5.02%) SPARK Ada Engineer
12 12 (4.63%) Project Manager
13 10 (3.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (23.94%) .NET
2 26 (10.04%) .NET Core
3 23 (8.88%) CSS
4 21 (8.11%) HTML
5 19 (7.34%) AngularJS
6 18 (6.95%) ASP.NET
7 15 (5.79%) XML
8 14 (5.41%) jQuery
8 14 (5.41%) Web Services
9 12 (4.63%) RESTful
10 11 (4.25%) Spring
11 10 (3.86%) Hibernate
12 9 (3.47%) Ajax
12 9 (3.47%) OpenGL
13 8 (3.09%) Gherkin
13 8 (3.09%) Middleware
14 7 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (2.70%) Qt
14 7 (2.70%) Sass
15 6 (2.32%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.49%) Algorithms
2 18 (6.95%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (6.18%) CAN bus
4 14 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (3.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (3.47%) Augmented Reality
7 7 (2.70%) User Experience
7 7 (2.70%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.32%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.93%) Robotics
9 5 (1.93%) Verilog
9 5 (1.93%) VHDL
10 4 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.54%) CUDA
10 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.16%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.77%) Analogue Electronics
12 2 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.77%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.97%) Linux
2 27 (10.42%) Windows
3 21 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 16 (6.18%) FreeRTOS
5 9 (3.47%) Unix
6 3 (1.16%) Solaris
6 3 (1.16%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (19.31%) Software Engineering
3 33 (12.74%) SDLC
4 32 (12.36%) MVC
5 24 (9.27%) Deployment Automation
5 24 (9.27%) Web Operations
6 23 (8.88%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (8.49%) Scrum
8 21 (8.11%) Project Management
9 20 (7.72%) Information Security
10 19 (7.34%) Product Management
10 19 (7.34%) TDD
11 17 (6.56%) Computer Science
11 17 (6.56%) Customer Engagement
11 17 (6.56%) Microservices
11 17 (6.56%) Project Planning
12 16 (6.18%) Change Control
13 12 (4.63%) Contract Management
14 11 (4.25%) PRINCE2
14 11 (4.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (31.27%) C#
2 65 (25.10%) SQL
3 57 (22.01%) C
4 54 (20.85%) C++
5 35 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 34 (13.13%) Java
7 32 (12.36%) Python
8 31 (11.97%) Embedded C
9 16 (6.18%) Embedded C++
9 16 (6.18%) MATLAB
10 15 (5.79%) Assembly Language
11 13 (5.02%) Ada
12 7 (2.70%) PHP
13 6 (2.32%) R
13 6 (2.32%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.93%) Perl
15 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.77%) X++
17 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 60 (23.17%) Degree
2 13 (5.02%) SC Cleared
2 13 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.25%) APMP
3 11 (4.25%) PMP
4 5 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.93%) PhD
5 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.95%) IEC 61508
2 5 (1.93%) ISO 26262
3 4 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.16%) GDPR
4 3 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.16%) SLA
5 2 (0.77%) MISRA
5 2 (0.77%) QA
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 21 (8.11%) Firmware
2 10 (3.86%) Docker
3 5 (1.93%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (9.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 45 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.11%) VMware
3 13 (5.02%) Oracle
4 7 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.16%) Baan
5 3 (1.16%) Cadence
5 3 (1.16%) Cisco
5 3 (1.16%) IBM
5 3 (1.16%) Sun
6 2 (0.77%) Tableau
7 1 (0.39%) Cognos
7 1 (0.39%) EMC
7 1 (0.39%) Ingenico
7 1 (0.39%) Lauterbach