Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 307 308
Rank change year-on-year +66 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 86 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.84% 0.27% 0.41%
As % of the General category 2.37% 0.80% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 21 43
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,025 £37,500 £28,800
90th Percentile £56,325 £47,500 £53,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,624 3,391 3,713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 35.42% 33.66% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,850 2,707 2,971
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,935 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,787 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the South West

Automotive
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Automotive in the South West

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the South West over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the South West

Automotive
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Devon +31 21 £32,500 -48.00% 10
Bristol +22 17 £52,500 +23.53% 25
Gloucestershire +26 16 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Wiltshire +6 14 £46,000 +8.24% 18
Somerset +35 8 £45,000 +20.00% 14
Cornwall - 6 £35,000 -
Dorset -32 4 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 33 (38.37%) C
2 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
3 28 (32.56%) C++
4 27 (31.40%) Degree
5 25 (29.07%) Aerospace
6 19 (22.09%) Embedded C
7 17 (19.77%) Embedded C++
8 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (17.44%) Electronics
9 14 (16.28%) Ada
10 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.12%) Embedded Systems
11 12 (13.95%) DO-178B
11 12 (13.95%) Mathematics
11 12 (13.95%) Finance
12 11 (12.79%) Manufacturing
12 11 (12.79%) ITIL
13 10 (11.63%) Subversion
14 9 (10.47%) Data Analysis
14 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
14 9 (10.47%) Rational DOORS
14 9 (10.47%) Rational Rhapsody
14 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
14 9 (10.47%) UML
14 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
14 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Project
14 9 (10.47%) IBM
14 9 (10.47%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (9.30%) Military

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (2.33%) Apache
1 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.16%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.49%) Simulink
4 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.33%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (1.16%) CATIA
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.16%) Siemens NX
5 1 (1.16%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) Wireless
2 4 (4.65%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.49%) 802.11
3 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.49%) RS-232
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (2.33%) DHCP
4 2 (2.33%) DNS
4 2 (2.33%) Firewall
4 2 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.33%) IPsec
4 2 (2.33%) Network Security
4 2 (2.33%) OSPF
4 2 (2.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (2.33%) VPN
4 2 (2.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.16%) Extranet
5 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Subversion
2 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.47%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (10.47%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.33%) Grunt
4 2 (2.33%) Rational Team Concert
4 2 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.33%) webpack
5 1 (1.16%) GCC
5 1 (1.16%) gulp
5 1 (1.16%) Polyspace
5 1 (1.16%) PostCSS
5 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (29.07%) Aerospace
2 15 (17.44%) Electronics
3 12 (13.95%) Finance
4 11 (12.79%) Manufacturing
5 8 (9.30%) Military
6 7 (8.14%) Legal
6 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (34.88%) Software Engineer
2 23 (26.74%) Embedded Engineer
3 18 (20.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Development Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Software Development Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Research Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Project Office Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) .NET
1 8 (9.30%) CSS
2 7 (8.14%) HTML
3 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.65%) jQuery
6 3 (3.49%) 802.1X
7 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.33%) Sass
8 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.16%) Dapper ORM
8 1 (1.16%) LESS
8 1 (1.16%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.16%) OAuth
8 1 (1.16%) Tapestry
8 1 (1.16%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.30%) Algorithms
3 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.98%) Fintech
5 4 (4.65%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.65%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.33%) Cyberattack
7 2 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Debian
5 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.16%) LynxOS
5 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
2 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.95%) Mathematics
4 11 (12.79%) ITIL
5 9 (10.47%) Data Analysis
5 9 (10.47%) UML
6 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (9.30%) Project Management
7 6 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (6.98%) ERP
7 6 (6.98%) Mechatronics
7 6 (6.98%) MVC
7 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.81%) CRM
8 5 (5.81%) Web Development
9 4 (4.65%) CAD
9 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.65%) OO
9 4 (4.65%) Scrum
9 4 (4.65%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 33 (38.37%) C
2 28 (32.56%) C++
3 19 (22.09%) Embedded C
4 17 (19.77%) Embedded C++
5 14 (16.28%) Ada
6 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.30%) MATLAB
7 7 (8.14%) C#
8 6 (6.98%) Java
8 6 (6.98%) SQL
9 5 (5.81%) Assembly Language
10 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.33%) PHP
12 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.16%) ES6
12 1 (1.16%) Python
12 1 (1.16%) Ruby
12 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) Degree
2 9 (10.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) CCA
4 4 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.65%) MCSE
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.33%) CCNA
6 2 (2.33%) CCNP
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) DO-178B
2 7 (8.14%) IEC 61508
3 6 (6.98%) Def Stans
3 6 (6.98%) MISRA
4 4 (4.65%) MISRA C
5 2 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (2.33%) QA
6 1 (1.16%) ISO 26262
6 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.81%) Firmware
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (4.65%) XenApp
2 4 (4.65%) XenServer
3 2 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) SCCM
1 4 (4.65%) SCOM
2 2 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) IBM
3 4 (4.65%) Citrix
3 4 (4.65%) Ivanti
3 4 (4.65%) Wyse
4 3 (3.49%) Google
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco
5 2 (2.33%) Clearswift
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.16%) EMC
6 1 (1.16%) JDA
6 1 (1.16%) QNX
6 1 (1.16%) Sitecore