Period
to 6 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 331 393 329
Rank change year-on-year +62 -64 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 385 605 930
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.80% 0.74% 0.94%
As % of the General category 2.39% 2.15% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 296 440 818
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £63,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16,119 28,105 37,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.64% 34.23% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11,734 20,384 29,012
Median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the UK excluding London

Automotive
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Automotive in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Automotive in the UK excluding London

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Automotive in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the UK excluding London

Automotive
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 6 June 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
South East +97 110 £52,500 +16.67% 35
North of England +98 96 £42,500 -5.56% 20
Midlands +8 87 £45,000 - 29
West Midlands +5 70 £45,000 - 21
North West +48 57 £40,000 -11.11% 10
South West +91 41 £72,500 +31.82% 13
Yorkshire +111 29 £45,000 - 6
East of England +35 28 £50,000 +5.26% 18
East Midlands +38 16 £40,000 - 7
Scotland +48 13 £43,750 -12.50% 9
North East +15 10 £43,750 +12.90% 4
Northern Ireland +28 7 £55,000 +115.69%
Wales -9 4 £67,500 +125.00% 1
Automotive
UK

For the 6 months to 6 June 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 121 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (29.09%) Software Engineering
3 88 (22.86%) C#
4 80 (20.78%) C++
5 69 (17.92%) C
6 65 (16.88%) AWS
7 64 (16.62%) Aerospace
8 61 (15.84%) Python
9 60 (15.58%) Scrum
10 58 (15.06%) Linux
10 58 (15.06%) .NET
10 58 (15.06%) Azure
11 55 (14.29%) Degree
12 54 (14.03%) JavaScript
12 54 (14.03%) Windows
13 52 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
14 51 (13.25%) Microsoft
14 51 (13.25%) Retail
15 49 (12.73%) Finance
16 46 (11.95%) MVC
17 41 (10.65%) SQL
18 38 (9.87%) Electronics
19 37 (9.61%) CSS
20 35 (9.09%) Manufacturing
21 33 (8.57%) HTML
22 32 (8.31%) SQL Server
22 32 (8.31%) AngularJS
23 31 (8.05%) Git (software)
24 30 (7.79%) DevOps
25 29 (7.53%) ISO 26262

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 9 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
1 9 (2.34%) OpenStack
2 6 (1.56%) CMS
2 6 (1.56%) Confluence
3 4 (1.04%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.26%) Drupal
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) Kentico
6 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.26%) WildFly
6 1 (0.26%) WinCC
Applications
1 10 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.34%) Simulink
3 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.30%) TargetLink
4 4 (1.04%) QuarkXPress
5 3 (0.78%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.78%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.26%) CATIA
7 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.04%) Magento
3 3 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.52%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.26%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.26%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (16.88%) AWS
2 58 (15.06%) Azure
3 23 (5.97%) GCP
4 22 (5.71%) SaaS
5 12 (3.12%) Office 365
6 10 (2.60%) OpenShift
6 10 (2.60%) PaaS
7 7 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (1.56%) IaaS
8 6 (1.56%) WeChat
9 5 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.30%) iPaaS
9 5 (1.30%) Serverless
10 2 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.26%) npm
11 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.26%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.90%) DMZ
1 15 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.12%) Firewall
2 12 (3.12%) Network Security
2 12 (3.12%) Wireless
3 11 (2.86%) VPN
4 10 (2.60%) SMS
5 9 (2.34%) Internet
6 7 (1.82%) VLAN
7 6 (1.56%) 4G
7 6 (1.56%) Bluetooth
7 6 (1.56%) Ethernet
7 6 (1.56%) LAN
7 6 (1.56%) LTE
7 6 (1.56%) WAN
8 5 (1.30%) 5G
8 5 (1.30%) FlexRay
9 4 (1.04%) DHCP
9 4 (1.04%) MQTT
9 4 (1.04%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.64%) MySQL
3 12 (3.12%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (2.08%) Big Data
6 7 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.04%) BigQuery
8 4 (1.04%) Bigtable
8 4 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.78%) QlikView
10 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.97%) JIRA
3 10 (2.60%) Polyspace
4 9 (2.34%) VectorCAST
5 8 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.82%) Subversion
6 7 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.56%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.56%) gulp
8 5 (1.30%) Gradle
9 4 (1.04%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (0.78%) Grunt
10 3 (0.78%) Mocha
10 3 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.78%) Selenium
10 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.52%) GitLab
General
1 64 (16.62%) Aerospace
2 51 (13.25%) Retail
3 49 (12.73%) Finance
4 38 (9.87%) Electronics
5 35 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 23 (5.97%) Marketing
7 13 (3.38%) Games
8 7 (1.82%) Military
8 7 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.56%) Legal
9 6 (1.56%) Public Sector
10 5 (1.30%) Banking
11 4 (1.04%) Advertising
11 4 (1.04%) Avionics
11 4 (1.04%) Law
12 1 (0.26%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (26.49%) Developer
2 80 (20.78%) Software Engineer
3 29 (7.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 29 (7.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 28 (7.27%) Software Developer
5 27 (7.01%) Architect
5 27 (7.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 26 (6.75%) .NET Developer
6 26 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
7 22 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 21 (5.45%) C++ Software Engineer
9 20 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 15 (3.90%) IT Engineer
10 15 (3.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 15 (3.90%) Test Engineer
11 14 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 13 (3.38%) C# Software Engineer
12 13 (3.38%) Junior
13 12 (3.12%) Analyst
13 12 (3.12%) Control Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (15.06%) .NET
2 37 (9.61%) CSS
3 33 (8.57%) HTML
4 32 (8.31%) AngularJS
5 22 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 20 (5.19%) Web Services
7 18 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (4.68%) jQuery
8 15 (3.90%) HTML5
9 14 (3.64%) .NET Core
10 13 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (3.38%) Node.js
11 12 (3.12%) RESTful
12 11 (2.86%) .NET Framework
12 11 (2.86%) Vue.js
13 10 (2.60%) CSS3
13 10 (2.60%) Sass
13 10 (2.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 9 (2.34%) React
14 9 (2.34%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.97%) Algorithms
2 20 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.94%) Embedded Systems
3 19 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.38%) Robotics
5 11 (2.86%) Smartphone
6 9 (2.34%) Driving Licence
6 9 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.34%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.56%) CAN bus
8 6 (1.56%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.30%) Analogue Electronics
9 5 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (1.30%) Industry 4.0
9 5 (1.30%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.30%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.30%) User Experience
10 4 (1.04%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.06%) Linux
2 54 (14.03%) Windows
3 27 (7.01%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.12%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.08%) CentOS
6 7 (1.82%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.56%) Debian
8 5 (1.30%) FreeRTOS
9 3 (0.78%) Unix
9 3 (0.78%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.52%) Android
10 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.26%) Solaris
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (29.09%) Software Engineering
3 60 (15.58%) Scrum
4 52 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
5 46 (11.95%) MVC
6 30 (7.79%) DevOps
7 27 (7.01%) Test Automation
8 25 (6.49%) Project Delivery
8 25 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (6.23%) Customer Requirements
9 24 (6.23%) Mathematics
10 22 (5.71%) Validation
11 20 (5.19%) Kanban
12 19 (4.94%) Microservices
13 18 (4.68%) Mentoring
14 17 (4.42%) Machine Learning
14 17 (4.42%) Product Management
15 16 (4.16%) Customer Engagement
15 16 (4.16%) SDLC
15 16 (4.16%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (22.86%) C#
2 80 (20.78%) C++
3 69 (17.92%) C
4 61 (15.84%) Python
5 54 (14.03%) JavaScript
6 41 (10.65%) SQL
7 27 (7.01%) MATLAB
8 26 (6.75%) Java
9 24 (6.23%) Embedded C
9 24 (6.23%) PHP
10 10 (2.60%) Ada
11 9 (2.34%) Assembly Language
12 8 (2.08%) Embedded C++
13 5 (1.30%) HLSL
14 4 (1.04%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.04%) Go
14 4 (1.04%) R
15 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.78%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (14.29%) Degree
2 15 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.34%) PhD
5 6 (1.56%) RHCE
6 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.52%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.26%) CSPO
8 1 (0.26%) HND
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.53%) ISO 26262
2 14 (3.64%) MISRA
3 13 (3.38%) QA
4 12 (3.12%) IEC 61508
5 10 (2.60%) MISRA C
6 6 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (1.30%) SLA
8 3 (0.78%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.52%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.52%) PMO
10 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.26%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.26%) GDPR
10 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.26%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 26 (6.75%) Docker
2 16 (4.16%) Firmware
3 11 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.34%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.78%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.52%) GPFS
7 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.52%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 27 (7.01%) Kubernetes
2 15 (3.90%) Ansible
2 15 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (3.90%) Puppet
3 10 (2.60%) Terraform
4 9 (2.34%) Docker Swarm
4 9 (2.34%) Mesos
4 9 (2.34%) Packer
5 6 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (1.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 6 (1.56%) WSUS
5 6 (1.56%) yum
6 2 (0.52%) Grafana
6 2 (0.52%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.26%) SCOM
7 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 51 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.49%) VMware
3 21 (5.45%) Google
4 20 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (2.86%) SaltStack
6 9 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.82%) NVIDIA
8 6 (1.56%) Oracle
8 6 (1.56%) Tableau
9 5 (1.30%) IBM
10 4 (1.04%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.04%) Cisco
10 4 (1.04%) Teradata
11 3 (0.78%) QNX
11 3 (0.78%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.52%) CA Agile Central
12 2 (0.52%) EMC
12 2 (0.52%) NETSOL
12 2 (0.52%) Talend
12 2 (0.52%) Xamarin