Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 431 503 462
Rank change year-on-year +72 -41 +35
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1209 1070 1372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.58% 1.31% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 999 908 1090
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -

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 76737 81678 98287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.03% 43.06% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55703 66636 78221
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 2017. 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 +57 1154 £45,000 - 74
UK excluding London +48 904 £42,500 -1.16% 65
Midlands +56 305 £35,000 -12.50% 21
West Midlands +86 292 £35,000 -6.67% 12
London +64 273 £60,000 +3.45% 11
South East +25 261 £47,000 -1.05% 8
North of England +98 185 £37,500 -11.76% 14
North West +81 125 £37,500 -11.76% 4
East of England -11 108 £47,000 +9.30% 17
Scotland +41 71 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +4 39 £42,000 -1.18% 8
South West -8 27 £42,500 +21.43% 3
North East +33 20 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands -11 15 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Wales +17 6 £23,000 -51.58% 2
Northern Ireland -24 1 £40,000 -42.86%

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Automotive.

1 390 (32.26%) Degree
2 304 (25.14%) Retail
3 290 (23.99%) Agile Software Development
4 241 (19.93%) JavaScript
5 216 (17.87%) SQL
6 206 (17.04%) Software Engineering
7 203 (16.79%) Linux
8 196 (16.21%) C++
9 194 (16.05%) HTML
10 184 (15.22%) CSS
11 182 (15.05%) Finance
12 173 (14.31%) C
12 173 (14.31%) C#
13 157 (12.99%) Manufacturing
14 152 (12.57%) Microsoft
15 151 (12.49%) Marketing
16 148 (12.24%) Java
17 146 (12.08%) SAP
17 146 (12.08%) Computer Science
18 134 (11.08%) .NET
19 129 (10.67%) Windows
20 126 (10.42%) jQuery
21 125 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
22 123 (10.17%) PHP
23 120 (9.93%) SQL Server
24 119 (9.84%) MVC
25 116 (9.59%) Project Management
26 105 (8.68%) MySQL
27 104 (8.60%) Git (software)
28 102 (8.44%) Python

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 61 (5.05%) CMS
2 29 (2.40%) WordPress
3 18 (1.49%) nginx
4 17 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 12 (0.99%) IIS
6 11 (0.91%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (0.66%) Confluence
7 8 (0.66%) SAS
7 8 (0.66%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.58%) Apache
8 7 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.50%) Drupal
9 6 (0.50%) JBoss
10 5 (0.41%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.25%) Jetty
11 3 (0.25%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (2.65%) Simulink
3 30 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 26 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 25 (2.07%) OmniGraffle
6 22 (1.82%) InDesign
7 9 (0.74%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.58%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (0.33%) Stateflow
11 3 (0.25%) SPSS
12 2 (0.17%) CATIA
12 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
12 2 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.083%) Abaqus
13 1 (0.083%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.083%) Maya
13 1 (0.083%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.083%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 47 (3.89%) Magento
2 38 (3.14%) SAP SD
3 21 (1.74%) SAP MM
4 16 (1.32%) SAP SCM
5 13 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (1.08%) SAP S/4HANA
6 11 (0.91%) SAP PP
7 9 (0.74%) SAP MDG
7 9 (0.74%) SAP MDM
8 8 (0.66%) Movex
9 7 (0.58%) SAP WM
10 6 (0.50%) BPCS
11 5 (0.41%) SAP CO
11 5 (0.41%) SAP FI
11 5 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
13 3 (0.25%) SAP PLM
13 3 (0.25%) SAP R/3
14 2 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
14 2 (0.17%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.08%) SaaS
4 12 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (0.83%) AdWords
6 9 (0.74%) Datadog
6 9 (0.74%) npm
7 8 (0.66%) PaaS
8 6 (0.50%) Basecamp
8 6 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.41%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
11 3 (0.25%) Office 365
11 3 (0.25%) Trello
12 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.17%) IaaS
13 1 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.083%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.97%) Internet
2 28 (2.32%) Firewall
3 25 (2.07%) VoIP
4 18 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 16 (1.32%) LAN
5 16 (1.32%) WAN
5 16 (1.32%) Wireless
6 15 (1.24%) DNS
7 14 (1.16%) TCP/IP
8 13 (1.08%) DHCP
9 12 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (0.91%) SSL
11 9 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (0.66%) FlexRay
12 8 (0.66%) SSH
13 7 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (0.58%) FTP
13 7 (0.58%) Modbus
13 7 (0.58%) MRTG
13 7 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 105 (8.68%) MySQL
3 45 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 27 (2.23%) NoSQL
6 21 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (1.49%) Big Data
8 16 (1.32%) Power BI
8 16 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.16%) Oracle Database
10 14 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.08%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.08%) MongoDB
11 13 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (0.91%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 104 (8.60%) Git (software)
2 45 (3.72%) JIRA
3 43 (3.56%) Jenkins
4 28 (2.32%) Subversion
5 26 (2.15%) Axure RP
5 26 (2.15%) Visual Studio
6 25 (2.07%) Selenium
7 24 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (0.99%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.91%) CANoe
9 11 (0.91%) HP UFT
9 11 (0.91%) JUnit
9 11 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
9 11 (0.91%) Xcode
10 10 (0.83%) gulp
10 10 (0.83%) InstallShield
10 10 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.74%) Maven
11 9 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.66%) Robot Framework
General
1 304 (25.14%) Retail
2 182 (15.05%) Finance
3 157 (12.99%) Manufacturing
4 151 (12.49%) Marketing
5 99 (8.19%) Electronics
6 97 (8.02%) Aerospace
7 79 (6.53%) Telecoms
8 53 (4.38%) Advertising
9 50 (4.14%) Games
10 39 (3.23%) Publishing
11 21 (1.74%) Law
12 18 (1.49%) German Language
13 16 (1.32%) French Language
14 15 (1.24%) Billing
14 15 (1.24%) Japanese Language
15 13 (1.08%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.91%) Military
17 9 (0.74%) Banking
18 8 (0.66%) Avionics
18 8 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 327 (27.05%) Developer
2 171 (14.14%) Consultant
3 100 (8.27%) Software Engineer
4 99 (8.19%) SAP Consultant
5 86 (7.11%) Analyst
6 83 (6.87%) PHP Developer
7 75 (6.20%) Junior
8 62 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 62 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 61 (5.05%) Software Developer
10 60 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
11 59 (4.88%) Embedded Engineer
12 56 (4.63%) MySQL Developer
12 56 (4.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 51 (4.22%) Senior Developer
14 48 (3.97%) Web Developer
15 44 (3.64%) C# Developer
16 43 (3.56%) Junior Developer
17 40 (3.31%) Architect
18 38 (3.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (16.05%) HTML
2 184 (15.22%) CSS
3 134 (11.08%) .NET
4 126 (10.42%) jQuery
5 93 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 79 (6.53%) HTML5
7 77 (6.37%) AngularJS
8 66 (5.46%) XML
9 63 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (4.30%) CSS3
11 49 (4.05%) Web Services
12 48 (3.97%) React
13 43 (3.56%) Qt
14 39 (3.23%) JSON
15 38 (3.14%) REST
16 32 (2.65%) Spring
17 31 (2.56%) Node.js
18 26 (2.15%) LAMP
19 25 (2.07%) Sass
20 24 (1.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 146 (12.08%) Computer Science
2 125 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (5.21%) User Experience
4 54 (4.47%) Social Media
5 34 (2.81%) Data Structures
6 33 (2.73%) Algorithms
7 30 (2.48%) Embedded Systems
8 29 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
9 26 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 25 (2.07%) FMCG
10 25 (2.07%) Mobile App
11 22 (1.82%) Life Science
12 18 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.32%) Device Driver
14 15 (1.24%) CAN bus
15 14 (1.16%) Data Centre
15 14 (1.16%) PMI
16 13 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 13 (1.08%) iPad
17 12 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 203 (16.79%) Linux
2 129 (10.67%) Windows
3 53 (4.38%) Unix
4 30 (2.48%) Windows Server
5 29 (2.40%) Embedded Linux
6 28 (2.32%) Android
7 27 (2.23%) Apple iOS
8 26 (2.15%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.65%) Solaris
10 13 (1.08%) Mac OS X
10 13 (1.08%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.58%) Debian
12 7 (0.58%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.25%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.083%) CentOS
15 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (23.99%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (17.04%) Software Engineering
3 119 (9.84%) MVC
4 116 (9.59%) Project Management
5 99 (8.19%) Mentoring
6 91 (7.53%) Scrum
7 86 (7.11%) Mathematics
8 83 (6.87%) E-Commerce
9 82 (6.78%) Web Development
10 74 (6.12%) Test Automation
11 73 (6.04%) Logistics
12 72 (5.96%) OO
13 58 (4.80%) TDD
14 57 (4.71%) SDLC
15 54 (4.47%) Analytics
15 54 (4.47%) DevOps
16 50 (4.14%) Physics
16 50 (4.14%) Requirements Analysis
17 49 (4.05%) Digital Marketing
18 45 (3.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 241 (19.93%) JavaScript
2 216 (17.87%) SQL
3 196 (16.21%) C++
4 173 (14.31%) C
4 173 (14.31%) C#
5 148 (12.24%) Java
6 123 (10.17%) PHP
7 102 (8.44%) Python
8 69 (5.71%) Embedded C
9 51 (4.22%) Embedded C++
10 49 (4.05%) Ruby
11 47 (3.89%) Perl
12 41 (3.39%) MATLAB
13 33 (2.73%) T-SQL
14 22 (1.82%) R
15 21 (1.74%) Apple Swift
16 20 (1.65%) PowerShell
17 18 (1.49%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.49%) VB
18 16 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 390 (32.26%) Degree
2 67 (5.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (2.23%) PMI Certification
4 26 (2.15%) GNVQ
4 26 (2.15%) HND
4 26 (2.15%) ISEB
4 26 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (1.82%) ISTQB
6 19 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
7 16 (1.32%) PMP
7 16 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 14 (1.16%) PhD
8 14 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.83%) APMG
11 8 (0.66%) CCNA
11 8 (0.66%) MCP
12 7 (0.58%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.58%) HNC
12 7 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.04%) QA
2 30 (2.48%) MISRA
3 26 (2.15%) PMO
4 18 (1.49%) GDPR
4 18 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 15 (1.24%) ISO 26262
6 8 (0.66%) SLA
7 7 (0.58%) MISRA C
8 3 (0.25%) JTAG
8 3 (0.25%) PSD2
9 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.083%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.083%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.083%) IASME
10 1 (0.083%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
10 1 (0.083%) TickIT
System Software
1 28 (2.32%) Firmware
2 18 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.74%) Docker
5 8 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.17%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.083%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.083%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (1.90%) Puppet
2 15 (1.24%) Ansible
3 12 (0.99%) HAProxy
4 11 (0.91%) Data Guard
4 11 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.58%) Cacti
5 7 (0.58%) SCCM
5 7 (0.58%) SmokePing
5 7 (0.58%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.25%) Nessus
7 3 (0.25%) Nmap
8 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.17%) WSUS
9 1 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.083%) rkt
9 1 (0.083%) SCOM
9 1 (0.083%) Terraform
Vendors
1 152 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 146 (12.08%) SAP
3 45 (3.72%) Apple
4 34 (2.81%) Cisco
5 33 (2.73%) Oracle
6 27 (2.23%) Adobe
7 22 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 21 (1.74%) VMware
9 17 (1.41%) Google
10 15 (1.24%) Tableau
11 12 (0.99%) IBM
12 10 (0.83%) CheckPoint
13 9 (0.74%) MathWorks
14 8 (0.66%) Green Hills
15 7 (0.58%) EMC
15 7 (0.58%) HP
15 7 (0.58%) Meraki
15 7 (0.58%) Polycom
16 6 (0.50%) Nintex
16 6 (0.50%) QAD