Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 459 446 502
Rank change year-on-year -13 +56 +33
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 974 1,174 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.67% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.65% 1.59% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 772 985 838
UK median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 58,880 73,962 73,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.85% 42.08% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44,859 57,267 59,590
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,296
% change year-on-year - +1.59% +1.83%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 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
England -25 886 £46,000 +2.22% 642
UK excluding London -4 746 £45,000 +5.88% 635
Midlands +46 284 £42,500 +6.25% 188
West Midlands +17 209 £42,500 +6.25% 140
London +9 180 £75,000 +25.00% 52
South East +15 160 £42,500 -9.57% 118
North of England -40 119 £45,000 +21.62% 114
East of England -12 104 £45,000 -10.00% 78
East Midlands +65 75 £37,500 -11.76% 48
North West -29 65 £43,500 +16.00% 47
Yorkshire +32 45 £45,000 +28.57% 56
South West +1 32 £40,000 -11.11% 93
Scotland +1 32 £55,000 +37.50% 19
Wales +27 10 £40,000 +14.29% 21
North East -6 9 £40,000 +8.11% 11
Northern Ireland - 5 £55,000 - 5

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 with a requirement for Automotive.

1 317 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (30.18%) Degree
3 266 (27.31%) Software Engineering
4 201 (20.64%) C
5 176 (18.07%) JavaScript
6 173 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
7 167 (17.15%) HTML
8 156 (16.02%) C#
9 155 (15.91%) Java
10 153 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
11 149 (15.30%) Retail
12 144 (14.78%) SQL
13 141 (14.48%) CSS
14 129 (13.24%) Linux
15 121 (12.42%) Microsoft
16 108 (11.09%) MVC
17 107 (10.99%) C++
18 104 (10.68%) Project Management
18 104 (10.68%) Big Data
19 101 (10.37%) Microsoft Azure
20 100 (10.27%) Finance
21 97 (9.96%) Marketing
22 96 (9.86%) TDD
22 96 (9.86%) .NET
22 96 (9.86%) SQL Server
23 91 (9.34%) Python
24 90 (9.24%) Analytics
25 89 (9.14%) Telecoms
26 86 (8.83%) Artificial Intelligence
27 85 (8.73%) Amazon AWS

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 27 (2.77%) Apache
1 27 (2.77%) CMS
2 22 (2.26%) Apache Spark
3 20 (2.05%) Confluence
4 17 (1.75%) JBoss
5 8 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (0.72%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.72%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.51%) nginx
8 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.51%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.41%) IIS
9 4 (0.41%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.41%) Mule
9 4 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (1.54%) Simulink
5 12 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.03%) CATIA
6 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (0.92%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.82%) Stateflow
9 5 (0.51%) Windchill
10 4 (0.41%) EPLAN
10 4 (0.41%) TargetLink
11 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.21%) InVision
12 2 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
12 2 (0.21%) SPSS
13 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.10%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (1.54%) NetSuite
2 10 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (0.82%) ENOVIA
4 7 (0.72%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.62%) Teamcenter
6 5 (0.51%) SAP APO
6 5 (0.51%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.51%) SAP VC
7 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.31%) SAP MDG
8 3 (0.31%) SAP MDM
8 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.31%) SAP PLM
9 2 (0.21%) SAP CAR
9 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.21%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 2 (0.21%) SAP POS DM
9 2 (0.21%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 101 (10.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (4.00%) GitHub
4 35 (3.59%) Serverless
5 28 (2.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (1.95%) SaaS
7 15 (1.54%) Heroku
8 11 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (1.13%) npm
8 11 (1.13%) Office 365
9 8 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.82%) PaaS
10 6 (0.62%) CloudSense
10 6 (0.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.21%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.06%) Internet
2 31 (3.18%) TCP/IP
3 20 (2.05%) Wireless
4 18 (1.85%) Modbus
4 18 (1.85%) RS-485
5 16 (1.64%) Firewall
6 13 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (1.13%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.72%) GSM
8 7 (0.72%) VLAN
8 7 (0.72%) WAN
9 6 (0.62%) FlexRay
9 6 (0.62%) VPN
9 6 (0.62%) ZigBee
10 5 (0.51%) DHCP
10 5 (0.51%) LAN
10 5 (0.51%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.41%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.41%) Profibus
11 4 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (10.68%) Big Data
2 96 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 33 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (3.08%) NoSQL
5 29 (2.98%) MySQL
6 27 (2.77%) Relational Database
7 26 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (2.05%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.95%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.33%) Power BI
13 9 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (0.62%) Redis
15 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 62 (6.37%) Git (software)
2 48 (4.93%) Visual Studio
3 45 (4.62%) Jenkins
4 39 (4.00%) JIRA
5 31 (3.18%) Maven
6 21 (2.16%) Selenium
7 16 (1.64%) Robot Framework
8 15 (1.54%) gulp
8 15 (1.54%) Mocha
9 14 (1.44%) webpack
10 13 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
11 11 (1.13%) Gradle
12 10 (1.03%) Subversion
13 9 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (0.92%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.92%) Polyspace
13 9 (0.92%) VectorCAST
14 8 (0.82%) Axure RP
14 8 (0.82%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.82%) Moq
General
1 149 (15.30%) Retail
2 100 (10.27%) Finance
3 97 (9.96%) Marketing
4 89 (9.14%) Telecoms
5 83 (8.52%) Manufacturing
6 77 (7.91%) Aerospace
7 66 (6.78%) Electronics
8 27 (2.77%) Games
9 18 (1.85%) Publishing
10 17 (1.75%) Legal
11 16 (1.64%) Law
12 14 (1.44%) German Language
13 11 (1.13%) Banking
14 5 (0.51%) Advertising
14 5 (0.51%) French Language
14 5 (0.51%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.21%) Back Office
16 2 (0.21%) Military
17 1 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 251 (25.77%) Developer
2 177 (18.17%) Software Engineer
3 83 (8.52%) Embedded Engineer
4 71 (7.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 70 (7.19%) Analyst
6 62 (6.37%) Consultant
7 51 (5.24%) Senior Developer
8 50 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 49 (5.03%) Software Developer
10 47 (4.83%) Architect
11 40 (4.11%) .NET Developer
12 37 (3.80%) C# Developer
12 37 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
13 30 (3.08%) Junior
14 29 (2.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 26 (2.67%) Graduate
16 25 (2.57%) Junior Developer
16 25 (2.57%) Salesforce Consultant
17 24 (2.46%) Full Stack Developer
17 24 (2.46%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (17.15%) HTML
2 141 (14.48%) CSS
3 96 (9.86%) .NET
4 76 (7.80%) Node.js
4 76 (7.80%) RESTful
5 64 (6.57%) AngularJS
6 60 (6.16%) Spring
7 59 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 59 (6.06%) HTML5
8 44 (4.52%) Web Services
9 43 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (3.90%) JSON
11 35 (3.59%) React
12 34 (3.49%) jQuery
13 28 (2.87%) Kafka
14 27 (2.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (2.77%) Entity Framework
15 25 (2.57%) REST
15 25 (2.57%) Sass
16 24 (2.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 153 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.75%) Internet of Things
3 45 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 44 (4.52%) User Experience
5 40 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (3.29%) Greenfield Project
7 29 (2.98%) Life Science
8 27 (2.77%) Algorithms
9 26 (2.67%) Device Driver
10 24 (2.46%) Embedded Systems
11 18 (1.85%) Public Cloud
12 17 (1.75%) Driving Licence
12 17 (1.75%) Smart City
13 16 (1.64%) CAN bus
14 14 (1.44%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.44%) Social Media
15 13 (1.33%) Cloud Native
15 13 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 12 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (1.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 129 (13.24%) Linux
2 58 (5.95%) Windows
3 51 (5.24%) Android
4 38 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 28 (2.87%) Embedded Linux
6 26 (2.67%) Unix
7 17 (1.75%) FreeRTOS
8 16 (1.64%) Windows Server
9 10 (1.03%) VMS
9 10 (1.03%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.82%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.31%) SafeRTOS
12 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.31%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.21%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (27.31%) Software Engineering
3 173 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
4 108 (11.09%) MVC
5 104 (10.68%) Project Management
6 96 (9.86%) TDD
7 90 (9.24%) Analytics
8 86 (8.83%) Artificial Intelligence
9 80 (8.21%) Computer Science
10 76 (7.80%) Mathematics
10 76 (7.80%) Scrum
11 69 (7.08%) Cybersecurity
12 58 (5.95%) Front End Development
12 58 (5.95%) Line Management
13 57 (5.85%) Data Analysis
13 57 (5.85%) OO
14 55 (5.65%) Data Analytics
15 54 (5.54%) Visualisation
16 52 (5.34%) Unit Testing
17 51 (5.24%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 201 (20.64%) C
2 176 (18.07%) JavaScript
3 156 (16.02%) C#
4 155 (15.91%) Java
5 144 (14.78%) SQL
6 107 (10.99%) C++
7 91 (9.34%) Python
8 49 (5.03%) Embedded C
9 42 (4.31%) PHP
10 36 (3.70%) T-SQL
11 29 (2.98%) Assembly Language
12 27 (2.77%) Ruby
13 20 (2.05%) Embedded C++
14 17 (1.75%) Java 8
15 16 (1.64%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.64%) MATLAB
16 15 (1.54%) Scala
17 11 (1.13%) Perl
18 10 (1.03%) Apex Code
18 10 (1.03%) ES6
Qualifications
1 294 (30.18%) Degree
2 38 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.33%) PMP
4 12 (1.23%) PhD
5 11 (1.13%) HND
5 11 (1.13%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.13%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.03%) Master's Degree
7 9 (0.92%) CIPD
7 9 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 9 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.72%) HNC
9 7 (0.72%) MBA
10 6 (0.62%) CCNA
10 6 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.31%) CCNP
11 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.93%) QA
2 27 (2.77%) ISO 26262
3 11 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.82%) IEC 61508
4 8 (0.82%) JTAG
4 8 (0.82%) MISRA
5 6 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.62%) SLA
6 5 (0.51%) PMO
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.31%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.21%) DICOM
8 2 (0.21%) DO-160
8 2 (0.21%) HAZOP
8 2 (0.21%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.10%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 15765
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (3.90%) Docker
2 35 (3.59%) Firmware
3 17 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.41%) XenApp
6 2 (0.21%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.10%) NFS
7 1 (0.10%) vSphere
7 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (1.95%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.75%) Ansible
3 11 (1.13%) Terraform
4 9 (0.92%) SCCM
5 5 (0.51%) Puppet
6 4 (0.41%) Packer
6 4 (0.41%) Wonderware InTouch
7 3 (0.31%) HP ALM
7 3 (0.31%) SCOM
8 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.10%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.10%) vMotion
Vendors
1 121 (12.42%) Microsoft
2 51 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
3 34 (3.49%) Google
4 33 (3.39%) SAP
5 18 (1.85%) Oracle
6 17 (1.75%) Sitecore
7 13 (1.33%) Adobe
8 10 (1.03%) Xamarin
9 9 (0.92%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 8 (0.82%) EMC
10 8 (0.82%) VMware
11 7 (0.72%) Cisco
12 6 (0.62%) Cadence
12 6 (0.62%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 6 (0.62%) HP
12 6 (0.62%) Marketo
12 6 (0.62%) Siemens
13 5 (0.51%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.51%) Synopsys
13 5 (0.51%) Zend