Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 274 329 338
Rank change year-on-year +55 +9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 254 228 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.01% 0.79% 0.79%
As % of the General category 3.16% 2.40% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 208 199 251
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £76,900 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%

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 8,039 9,517 10,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.94% 33.09% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,954 7,458 8,469
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +51 129 £50,000 -4.76% 44
Hampshire +40 76 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Berkshire +28 67 £52,500 - 17
Buckinghamshire +39 56 £52,500 +107.92% 21
Surrey +31 20 £40,000 -20.00% 22
West Sussex +5 12 £52,500 +138.64% 11
East Sussex +6 9 £75,000 +85.19% 2
Oxfordshire +7 6 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Sussex +9 5 - -
Kent -14 4 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 83 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (29.92%) SQL
3 71 (27.95%) C#
4 65 (25.59%) C
5 61 (24.02%) .NET
6 60 (23.62%) Software Engineering
7 50 (19.69%) C++
8 47 (18.50%) Degree
9 46 (18.11%) Azure
10 44 (17.32%) Linux
11 42 (16.54%) Python
12 41 (16.14%) Java
12 41 (16.14%) Finance
13 40 (15.75%) JavaScript
14 34 (13.39%) Embedded C
15 33 (12.99%) Microsoft
16 30 (11.81%) Project Management
16 30 (11.81%) CSS
16 30 (11.81%) MVC
17 29 (11.42%) Problem-Solving
18 27 (10.63%) SQL Server
19 26 (10.24%) HTML
20 25 (9.84%) SDLC
21 24 (9.45%) Electronics
22 22 (8.66%) Web Services
22 22 (8.66%) Algorithms
23 21 (8.27%) .NET Core
23 21 (8.27%) Self-Motivation
24 20 (7.87%) Computer Science
24 20 (7.87%) XML

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 (2.76%) Confluence
1 7 (2.76%) GlassFish
1 7 (2.76%) JBoss
1 7 (2.76%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.97%) Apache
2 5 (1.97%) MTS
3 4 (1.57%) IIS
3 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.57%) WordPress
4 3 (1.18%) CMS
4 3 (1.18%) Kentico
5 2 (0.79%) nginx
6 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.79%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.79%) Simulink
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.36%) SAP ERP
1 6 (2.36%) SAP MM
1 6 (2.36%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (18.11%) Azure
2 17 (6.69%) AWS
3 12 (4.72%) SaaS
4 9 (3.54%) GitHub
5 4 (1.57%) Slack
6 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.79%) Office 365
7 1 (0.39%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.39%) IaaS
7 1 (0.39%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.39%) PaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.91%) LTE
2 13 (5.12%) 3G
2 13 (5.12%) 5G
3 11 (4.33%) GSM
4 10 (3.94%) Wireless
5 8 (3.15%) 2G
5 8 (3.15%) 4G
6 5 (1.97%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.57%) DNS
7 4 (1.57%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.18%) LAN
8 3 (1.18%) Network Security
8 3 (1.18%) RS-232
8 3 (1.18%) WAN
9 2 (0.79%) Firewall
9 2 (0.79%) Internet
9 2 (0.79%) SSL
9 2 (0.79%) VoIP
10 1 (0.39%) SAN
10 1 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.48%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.33%) MySQL
4 10 (3.94%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.15%) MS Access
6 5 (1.97%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.97%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.18%) OLTP
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.79%) QlikView
9 2 (0.79%) Redis
10 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.39%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.39%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.69%) JIRA
2 15 (5.91%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.91%) Subversion
3 13 (5.12%) Selenium
4 7 (2.76%) Maven
4 7 (2.76%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.97%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.18%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (1.18%) Polyspace
6 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.18%) VectorCAST
7 2 (0.79%) CMake
7 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.39%) CANoe
8 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (16.14%) Finance
2 24 (9.45%) Electronics
3 19 (7.48%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.94%) Aerospace
4 10 (3.94%) Marketing
5 9 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.15%) Retail
7 5 (1.97%) Publishing
8 4 (1.57%) Banking
8 4 (1.57%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.18%) Avionics
10 1 (0.39%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (32.28%) Developer
2 28 (11.02%) .NET Developer
2 28 (11.02%) Software Engineer
3 25 (9.84%) Applications Engineer
3 25 (9.84%) Software Applications Engineer
4 23 (9.06%) Analyst
5 20 (7.87%) Java Developer
5 20 (7.87%) Project Manager
6 19 (7.48%) Senior Developer
7 16 (6.30%) Embedded Engineer
8 14 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (4.33%) Firmware Engineer
10 11 (4.33%) Junior
11 10 (3.94%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.94%) Senior Manager
11 10 (3.94%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.54%) Design Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.02%) .NET
2 30 (11.81%) CSS
3 26 (10.24%) HTML
4 22 (8.66%) Web Services
5 21 (8.27%) .NET Core
6 20 (7.87%) XML
7 19 (7.48%) AngularJS
8 16 (6.30%) ASP.NET
8 16 (6.30%) jQuery
8 16 (6.30%) RESTful
9 11 (4.33%) Spring
10 10 (3.94%) Hibernate
11 9 (3.54%) Ajax
11 9 (3.54%) Java EE
12 8 (3.15%) Gherkin
12 8 (3.15%) OpenCV
12 8 (3.15%) OpenGL
12 8 (3.15%) Qt
12 8 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (2.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.66%) Algorithms
2 21 (8.27%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (5.91%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.54%) Augmented Reality
5 9 (3.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (3.15%) CAN bus
6 8 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.76%) User Experience
8 6 (2.36%) Robotics
9 5 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.57%) Analogue Electronics
10 4 (1.57%) CUDA
10 4 (1.57%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.57%) VHDL
11 2 (0.79%) ASIC
11 2 (0.79%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.79%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.79%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.32%) Linux
2 20 (7.87%) Windows
3 11 (4.33%) Unix
4 8 (3.15%) FreeRTOS
4 8 (3.15%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.97%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.57%) Solaris
7 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.79%) Android
8 2 (0.79%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.39%) AIX
9 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.39%) CentOS
9 1 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (23.62%) Software Engineering
3 30 (11.81%) MVC
3 30 (11.81%) Project Management
4 29 (11.42%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (9.84%) SDLC
6 20 (7.87%) Computer Science
7 19 (7.48%) Deployment Automation
7 19 (7.48%) Web Operations
8 18 (7.09%) TDD
9 17 (6.69%) Contract Management
9 17 (6.69%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.69%) Scrum
10 14 (5.51%) Microservices
11 13 (5.12%) Project Planning
11 13 (5.12%) SOLID
12 12 (4.72%) ERP
12 12 (4.72%) ITIL
12 12 (4.72%) Telematics
13 10 (3.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 76 (29.92%) SQL
2 71 (27.95%) C#
3 65 (25.59%) C
4 50 (19.69%) C++
5 42 (16.54%) Python
6 41 (16.14%) Java
7 40 (15.75%) JavaScript
8 34 (13.39%) Embedded C
9 17 (6.69%) MATLAB
10 15 (5.91%) Embedded C++
10 15 (5.91%) PHP
11 13 (5.12%) Assembly Language
12 10 (3.94%) Perl
13 7 (2.76%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.97%) ABAP
15 5 (1.97%) Delphi
15 5 (1.97%) R
15 5 (1.97%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (18.50%) Degree
2 17 (6.69%) APMP
2 17 (6.69%) PMP
3 6 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.36%) SAP Certification
4 5 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.39%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.15%) IEC 61508
2 6 (2.36%) ISO 26262
2 6 (2.36%) QA
3 4 (1.57%) SLA
4 3 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.18%) GDPR
4 3 (1.18%) JTAG
4 3 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.79%) MISRA
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (7.09%) Firmware
2 9 (3.54%) Docker
3 4 (1.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.79%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (7.48%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.48%) Oracle
3 6 (2.36%) SAP
4 5 (1.97%) VMware
5 3 (1.18%) Lauterbach
5 3 (1.18%) Sun
6 2 (0.79%) Altera
6 2 (0.79%) Coremetrics
6 2 (0.79%) Google
6 2 (0.79%) Intel
6 2 (0.79%) Perforce
7 1 (0.39%) Baan
7 1 (0.39%) Cadence
7 1 (0.39%) HP
7 1 (0.39%) IBM
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.39%) Xamarin