Period
to 21 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 421 438 443
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5 +78
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 883 996 1,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.66% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.60% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 661 814 969
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £87,125 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 50,285 62,300 76,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.83% 41.32% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38,092 47,510 57,686
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,468 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
England +41 804 £50,000 +8.70% 511
UK excluding London +50 698 £50,000 +11.11% 476
South East +109 266 £52,500 +16.67% 107
London -12 146 £67,500 -10.00% 55
Midlands -82 110 £45,000 +6.51% 132
East of England +70 106 £55,000 +22.22% 74
North of England +40 97 £40,000 -11.11% 87
West Midlands -75 82 £42,500 - 95
South West +56 75 £63,750 +59.38% 58
North West +51 69 £37,500 -14.29% 48
Scotland +36 41 £42,500 -22.73% 9
Yorkshire +22 26 £45,000 - 25
East Midlands -41 23 £45,000 +16.13% 37
Wales -6 5 £47,500 +18.75% 8
North East -6 2 £45,000 - 14
Northern Ireland +5 1 £70,000 +27.27% 3

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 with a requirement for Automotive.

1 319 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (26.95%) Software Engineering
3 208 (23.56%) Python
4 189 (21.40%) SQL
5 187 (21.18%) C
6 176 (19.93%) C++
7 172 (19.48%) C#
8 171 (19.37%) Azure
9 167 (18.91%) Degree
10 158 (17.89%) Retail
11 154 (17.44%) Linux
12 153 (17.33%) .NET
13 142 (16.08%) JavaScript
14 139 (15.74%) AWS
15 138 (15.63%) Java
16 136 (15.40%) Finance
17 129 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
18 125 (14.16%) CSS
19 117 (13.25%) SQL Server
20 109 (12.34%) Windows
21 104 (11.78%) Microsoft
22 102 (11.55%) Git (software)
23 97 (10.99%) Scrum
24 91 (10.31%) Computer Science
25 90 (10.19%) HTML
26 88 (9.97%) Electronics
27 86 (9.74%) MVC
28 84 (9.51%) DevOps
29 82 (9.29%) Docker
29 82 (9.29%) Project Management

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 36 (4.08%) Apache Spark
2 26 (2.94%) IIS
3 23 (2.60%) CMS
4 14 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.25%) Drupal
5 11 (1.25%) OpenStack
6 10 (1.13%) Apache
6 10 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (1.02%) Confluence
8 8 (0.91%) JBoss
8 8 (0.91%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.91%) WordPress
9 7 (0.79%) GlassFish
9 7 (0.79%) nginx
10 5 (0.57%) Kentico
11 2 (0.23%) SAS
11 2 (0.23%) Site Server
12 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.27%) Simulink
3 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.79%) Stateflow
5 5 (0.57%) NUKE
6 4 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.23%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.23%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
8 2 (0.23%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.23%) LightWave 3D
8 2 (0.23%) Maya
8 2 (0.23%) MODO
8 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.23%) Sketch
9 1 (0.11%) Abaqus
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.57%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.45%) Magento
4 3 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.11%) FastStats
6 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 171 (19.37%) Azure
2 139 (15.74%) AWS
3 61 (6.91%) GCP
4 40 (4.53%) SaaS
5 22 (2.49%) Office 365
6 16 (1.81%) Amazon EMR
7 15 (1.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (1.25%) GitHub
8 11 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
8 11 (1.25%) OpenShift
8 11 (1.25%) Power Platform
9 10 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (1.02%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.91%) Slack
12 7 (0.79%) PaaS
13 6 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (0.68%) npm
13 6 (0.68%) Serverless
14 5 (0.57%) Heroku
14 5 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.19%) Firewall
2 23 (2.60%) LTE
3 22 (2.49%) 5G
4 21 (2.38%) DMZ
5 20 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 17 (1.93%) VLAN
6 17 (1.93%) VPN
7 16 (1.81%) 3G
7 16 (1.81%) 4G
8 15 (1.70%) Internet
9 14 (1.59%) Wireless
10 13 (1.47%) Network Security
11 11 (1.25%) DNS
11 11 (1.25%) GSM
12 8 (0.91%) 2G
12 8 (0.91%) DHCP
12 8 (0.91%) Ethernet
13 7 (0.79%) SMS
14 6 (0.68%) Skype
14 6 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.02%) MySQL
3 48 (5.44%) Relational Database
4 42 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 41 (4.64%) Big Data
6 30 (3.40%) Amazon Redshift
7 24 (2.72%) NoSQL
8 23 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (1.93%) Amazon Athena
12 16 (1.81%) Neo4j
12 16 (1.81%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.47%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.36%) DTS
14 12 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (1.25%) BigQuery
15 11 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 102 (11.55%) Git (software)
2 56 (6.34%) JIRA
3 33 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (2.49%) Selenium
5 21 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.27%) Subversion
7 19 (2.15%) gulp
7 19 (2.15%) Visual Studio
8 18 (2.04%) Log4Net
8 18 (2.04%) MSTest
8 18 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (1.47%) Vagrant
10 12 (1.36%) SpecFlow
11 11 (1.25%) Polyspace
11 11 (1.25%) VectorCAST
12 10 (1.13%) GitLab
12 10 (1.13%) Grunt
12 10 (1.13%) Maven
13 6 (0.68%) PowerBuilder
General
1 158 (17.89%) Retail
2 136 (15.40%) Finance
3 88 (9.97%) Electronics
4 79 (8.95%) Manufacturing
5 71 (8.04%) Aerospace
6 46 (5.21%) Marketing
7 33 (3.74%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.60%) Public Sector
9 22 (2.49%) Games
10 21 (2.38%) Banking
11 18 (2.04%) Military
12 17 (1.93%) Advertising
13 13 (1.47%) Multimedia
13 13 (1.47%) Publishing
14 7 (0.79%) Legal
15 4 (0.45%) German Language
16 3 (0.34%) Avionics
16 3 (0.34%) Billing
16 3 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
17 2 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 229 (25.93%) Developer
2 156 (17.67%) Software Engineer
3 79 (8.95%) Analyst
4 53 (6.00%) Senior Developer
5 52 (5.89%) .NET Developer
6 48 (5.44%) Senior Software Engineer
7 47 (5.32%) Software Developer
8 41 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
9 39 (4.42%) Java Developer
10 38 (4.30%) Architect
11 35 (3.96%) Embedded Engineer
12 31 (3.51%) Applications Engineer
13 30 (3.40%) Project Manager
14 29 (3.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 26 (2.94%) IT Engineer
16 25 (2.83%) Business Analyst
17 24 (2.72%) Software Applications Engineer
18 23 (2.60%) C# Developer
19 22 (2.49%) IT Support
20 21 (2.38%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (17.33%) .NET
2 125 (14.16%) CSS
3 90 (10.19%) HTML
4 65 (7.36%) ASP.NET
5 61 (6.91%) jQuery
6 59 (6.68%) AngularJS
7 42 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (3.96%) .NET Core
9 33 (3.74%) RESTful
9 33 (3.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 32 (3.62%) React
10 32 (3.62%) XML
11 31 (3.51%) REST
12 29 (3.28%) Web Services
13 27 (3.06%) Sass
14 25 (2.83%) HTML5
14 25 (2.83%) Node.js
15 24 (2.72%) Java EE
16 23 (2.60%) TensorFlow
17 22 (2.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 79 (8.95%) Algorithms
2 78 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (7.25%) User Experience
4 47 (5.32%) Embedded Systems
4 47 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
5 36 (4.08%) Robotics
6 23 (2.60%) CAN bus
7 18 (2.04%) Blog
7 18 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 16 (1.81%) CCTV
9 16 (1.81%) Public Cloud
9 16 (1.81%) Smartphone
10 15 (1.70%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.36%) Acoustics
11 12 (1.36%) Verilog
12 11 (1.25%) VHDL
13 10 (1.13%) Animation
13 10 (1.13%) CUDA
13 10 (1.13%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 154 (17.44%) Linux
2 109 (12.34%) Windows
3 61 (6.91%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.27%) Android
4 20 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.04%) Unix
6 16 (1.81%) FreeRTOS
7 14 (1.59%) CentOS
7 14 (1.59%) Debian
7 14 (1.59%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.36%) Tizen
9 11 (1.25%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.79%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.57%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.34%) Solaris
14 3 (0.34%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.34%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (26.95%) Software Engineering
3 129 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
4 97 (10.99%) Scrum
5 91 (10.31%) Computer Science
6 86 (9.74%) MVC
7 84 (9.51%) DevOps
8 82 (9.29%) Project Management
9 70 (7.93%) TDD
10 55 (6.23%) Analytics
10 55 (6.23%) Visualisation
11 54 (6.12%) SDLC
12 52 (5.89%) E-Commerce
12 52 (5.89%) Mentoring
13 46 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (5.10%) Test Automation
15 44 (4.98%) Mathematics
16 42 (4.76%) Data Science
16 42 (4.76%) Web Development
17 40 (4.53%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 208 (23.56%) Python
2 189 (21.40%) SQL
3 187 (21.18%) C
4 176 (19.93%) C++
5 172 (19.48%) C#
6 142 (16.08%) JavaScript
7 138 (15.63%) Java
8 64 (7.25%) PHP
9 55 (6.23%) MATLAB
10 50 (5.66%) Embedded C
11 20 (2.27%) Embedded C++
12 19 (2.15%) Assembly Language
13 14 (1.59%) VB.NET
14 13 (1.47%) Perl
14 13 (1.47%) R
15 12 (1.36%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.25%) Ada
17 10 (1.13%) Go
17 10 (1.13%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (18.91%) Degree
2 36 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (2.49%) PhD
4 20 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.59%) RHCE
7 13 (1.47%) APMP
7 13 (1.47%) PMP
8 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.57%) CCNA
10 5 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.34%) MCSA
12 3 (0.34%) OSCP
13 2 (0.23%) GIAC
13 2 (0.23%) ISACA
13 2 (0.23%) ISEB
13 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.62%) ISO 26262
2 27 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.60%) IEC 61508
4 22 (2.49%) QA
5 19 (2.15%) SLA
6 18 (2.04%) ISO 9001
7 10 (1.13%) MISRA
8 8 (0.91%) GDPR
9 5 (0.57%) MISRA C
10 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.45%) HAZOP
11 3 (0.34%) JTAG
11 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.23%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
13 1 (0.11%) FISMA
13 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 82 (9.29%) Docker
2 28 (3.17%) Firmware
3 27 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (2.27%) Hyper-V
6 15 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.47%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 81 (9.17%) Kubernetes
2 39 (4.42%) Ansible
3 28 (3.17%) Terraform
4 24 (2.72%) Puppet
5 23 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (2.49%) Docker Swarm
6 22 (2.49%) SCCM
7 15 (1.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 14 (1.59%) Red Hat Satellite
8 14 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 14 (1.59%) WSUS
8 14 (1.59%) yum
9 9 (1.02%) Mesos
9 9 (1.02%) Packer
10 4 (0.45%) SCOM
11 3 (0.34%) Kibana
11 3 (0.34%) Nagios
12 2 (0.23%) Perfmon
13 1 (0.11%) logstash
13 1 (0.11%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 104 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 81 (9.17%) Google
3 42 (4.76%) VMware
4 28 (3.17%) Oracle
5 26 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (2.49%) Tableau
7 18 (2.04%) Talend
8 16 (1.81%) Adobe
8 16 (1.81%) IBM
9 15 (1.70%) Barracuda Networks
9 15 (1.70%) Cloudera
10 14 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.47%) Hortonworks
12 12 (1.36%) Informatica
12 12 (1.36%) QNX
13 11 (1.25%) SAP
14 10 (1.13%) Apple
14 10 (1.13%) Foundry
14 10 (1.13%) Teradata
15 9 (1.02%) SaltStack