Automotive Jobs in the South East

Automotive
England > South East

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 27 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 223 154 241
Rank change year-on-year -69 +87 -13
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 182 303 272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.05% 2.14% 1.33%
As % of the General category 1.87% 3.38% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 103 93 116
10th Percentile £35,700 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +15.79% -5.00%
75th Percentile £67,000 £71,250 £64,438
90th Percentile £81,500 £77,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,750 £57,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -11.74% +25.00% -8.00%

All General Skills
South East

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,731 8,965 12,240
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 56.17% 63.31% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,109 4,375 6,506
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £54,850
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% -4.28% +9.70%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £81,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Automotive as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Automotive in the South East.

Salary trend for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Automotive in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2024.

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 27 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +5 77 £55,000 +8.91% 127
Kent -45 49 £55,000 - 28
Hampshire -46 31 £55,000 -21.43% 41
Oxfordshire -5 28 £45,000 -10.89% 54
Berkshire 0 27 £64,000 +42.22% 36
Buckinghamshire -17 22 £55,000 -4.35% 39
Surrey -4 12 £62,500 +47.06% 26
West Sussex +8 10 £60,000 +120.18% 5
Middlesex - 2 £34,000 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (2.75%) Confluence
2 1 (0.55%) Apache
2 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 47 (25.82%) Simulink
2 35 (19.23%) Stateflow
3 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.85%) CANalyzer
5 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (1.10%) CATIA
6 2 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.75%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.10%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.10%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.14%) Azure
2 9 (4.95%) SaaS
3 7 (3.85%) AWS
4 6 (3.30%) Akamai
4 6 (3.30%) Amazon ECS
4 6 (3.30%) Amazon EKS
4 6 (3.30%) Amazon S3
4 6 (3.30%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (3.30%) AWS Fargate
4 6 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (3.30%) Azure AKS
4 6 (3.30%) Azure Functions
4 6 (3.30%) Cloudflare
4 6 (3.30%) CloudFront
4 6 (3.30%) GitHub
4 6 (3.30%) Serverless
5 5 (2.75%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (2.20%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.54%) J1939
2 2 (1.10%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.10%) Firewall
2 2 (1.10%) Wideband
3 1 (0.55%) DNS
3 1 (0.55%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) LAN
3 1 (0.55%) Network Security
3 1 (0.55%) RS-232
3 1 (0.55%) RS-485
3 1 (0.55%) VPN
3 1 (0.55%) WAN
3 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.10%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.55%) Big Data
3 1 (0.55%) Data Vault
3 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 29 (15.93%) JIRA
2 21 (11.54%) ClearCase
2 21 (11.54%) Plastic SCM
3 14 (7.69%) ClearQuest
4 6 (3.30%) Git
5 4 (2.20%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.55%) GitLab
6 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (25.82%) Electronics
2 35 (19.23%) Social Skills
3 24 (13.19%) Manufacturing
4 20 (10.99%) Aerospace
5 18 (9.89%) Legal
6 15 (8.24%) Retail
6 15 (8.24%) Telecoms
7 13 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (6.04%) Finance
9 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (3.30%) Presentation Skills
10 5 (2.75%) Aeronautics
10 5 (2.75%) Law
11 3 (1.65%) Agriculture
11 3 (1.65%) Marketing
11 3 (1.65%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (1.10%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.55%) Games
13 1 (0.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 50 (27.47%) Senior
2 41 (22.53%) Software Engineer
3 33 (18.13%) Systems Engineer
4 25 (13.74%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
5 21 (11.54%) Lead
6 16 (8.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 10 (5.49%) Analyst
9 8 (4.40%) IT Support
10 7 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
10 7 (3.85%) Senior Hardware Engineer
11 6 (3.30%) Architect
11 6 (3.30%) Data Architect
11 6 (3.30%) Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Lead Architect
11 6 (3.30%) Lead Data Architect
11 6 (3.30%) Principal Engineer
12 5 (2.75%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (0.55%) .NET Core
2 1 (0.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.55%) Kafka
2 1 (0.55%) React
2 1 (0.55%) Vue
2 1 (0.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
2 33 (18.13%) Algorithms
3 10 (5.49%) Renewable Energy
4 8 (4.40%) Device Driver
5 6 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.20%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.65%) Operational Technology
8 3 (1.65%) Product Ownership
9 2 (1.10%) PMI
10 1 (0.55%) Acoustics
10 1 (0.55%) Analogue Electronics
10 1 (0.55%) ARM Cortex
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) IoT
10 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.10%) Android
1 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.02%) Software Engineering
2 44 (24.18%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (20.88%) Agile
4 24 (13.19%) Validation
5 21 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 18 (9.89%) Software Testing
7 17 (9.34%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (9.34%) Data Acquisition
8 15 (8.24%) Project Management
8 15 (8.24%) Systems Engineering
9 14 (7.69%) Asset Management
9 14 (7.69%) Hardware-in-the-Loop
10 11 (6.04%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (6.04%) ERP
10 11 (6.04%) Mathematics
11 10 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.95%) Change Management
12 9 (4.95%) ITIL
12 9 (4.95%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (23.08%) C
1 42 (23.08%) MATLAB
2 29 (15.93%) Python
3 27 (14.84%) Embedded C
4 14 (7.69%) Perl
5 9 (4.95%) C++
6 7 (3.85%) Java
7 6 (3.30%) SQL
8 4 (2.20%) C#
9 1 (0.55%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.55%) Scala
9 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (32.97%) Degree
2 11 (6.04%) HND
2 11 (6.04%) NVQ Level 3
3 5 (2.75%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.20%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.10%) PMP
5 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) CCNA
6 1 (0.55%) CCNP
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.55%) MBA
6 1 (0.55%) MCAD
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.74%) Automotive SPICE
1 25 (13.74%) ISO 26262
2 21 (11.54%) MISRA
3 14 (7.69%) AUTOSAR
4 12 (6.59%) ISO 9001
5 11 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 17025
6 5 (2.75%) QA
7 4 (2.20%) GDPR
8 2 (1.10%) ITGC
8 2 (1.10%) PMO
9 1 (0.55%) COSHH
9 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.55%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (7.69%) Firmware
2 12 (6.59%) Embedded Firmware
3 6 (3.30%) Docker
3 6 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (10.99%) Functional Safety
2 6 (3.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.54%) IBM
2 21 (11.54%) Lauterbach
3 8 (4.40%) Salesforce
4 7 (3.85%) Facebook
4 7 (3.85%) Instagram
5 6 (3.30%) ForgeRock
5 6 (3.30%) SAP
5 6 (3.30%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.75%) Adobe
6 5 (2.75%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.65%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.65%) EMC
7 3 (1.65%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.10%) Ariba
8 2 (1.10%) Concur
8 2 (1.10%) IFS
9 1 (0.55%) Cisco
9 1 (0.55%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.55%) Renesas