Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 414 440 435
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5 +77
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 971 1,134 1,289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.70% 0.72%
As % of the General category 1.81% 1.64% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 718 908 1,073
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £87,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 53,705 69,117 81,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.49% 42.39% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40,495 53,156 59,769
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +1.14%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +10 850 £50,000 +5.26% 485
UK excluding London +18 760 £47,500 +5.56% 464
South East +42 247 £50,000 - 97
London +26 162 £70,000 -6.67% 45
North of England +41 131 £42,750 +0.59% 80
Midlands -80 122 £42,500 +3.66% 133
East of England +69 111 £50,000 +11.11% 69
North West +69 104 £37,500 -6.25% 35
West Midlands -69 92 £41,500 - 96
South West +7 76 £62,500 +35.87% 62
Scotland +66 64 £37,500 -9.09% 13
East Midlands -31 25 £45,000 +12.50% 37
Yorkshire -3 23 £44,500 +11.25% 30
Wales +18 11 £28,750 -28.13% 10
North East +3 4 £45,000 - 15
Northern Ireland +6 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 329 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (24.72%) Software Engineering
3 217 (22.35%) C
4 193 (19.88%) C++
5 186 (19.16%) Degree
6 182 (18.74%) Linux
6 182 (18.74%) Python
7 180 (18.54%) SQL
8 166 (17.10%) Retail
9 163 (16.79%) .NET
10 161 (16.58%) C#
11 156 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
12 151 (15.55%) Java
13 150 (15.45%) Finance
14 142 (14.62%) JavaScript
15 136 (14.01%) Azure
16 135 (13.90%) SQL Server
17 126 (12.98%) CSS
18 117 (12.05%) Computer Science
19 113 (11.64%) Windows
20 112 (11.53%) Project Management
21 111 (11.43%) Git (software)
22 108 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
23 104 (10.71%) Microsoft
24 101 (10.40%) Google
24 101 (10.40%) AWS
25 99 (10.20%) HTML
25 99 (10.20%) Electronics
26 95 (9.78%) Mentoring
27 92 (9.47%) Algorithms

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 30 (3.09%) IIS
2 28 (2.88%) Apache Spark
3 21 (2.16%) CMS
4 15 (1.54%) Confluence
5 14 (1.44%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.34%) Apache
7 9 (0.93%) Drupal
7 9 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.82%) JBoss
8 8 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.72%) GlassFish
9 7 (0.72%) WordPress
10 6 (0.62%) nginx
11 5 (0.51%) MTS
12 3 (0.31%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.21%) Kentico
13 2 (0.21%) Site Server
14 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (3.30%) Simulink
2 27 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (1.13%) Stateflow
5 7 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.72%) InDesign
5 7 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.51%) NUKE
7 4 (0.41%) Sketch
7 4 (0.41%) TargetLink
8 3 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.21%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.21%) Abaqus
9 2 (0.21%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (0.21%) CPLEX
9 2 (0.21%) Doxygen
9 2 (0.21%) LightWave 3D
9 2 (0.21%) Maya
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.82%) NetSuite
2 7 (0.72%) SAP ERP
2 7 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (0.62%) SAP MM
4 5 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.10%) FastStats
6 1 (0.10%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.10%) Magento
6 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.10%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 136 (14.01%) Azure
2 101 (10.40%) AWS
3 60 (6.18%) GCP
4 31 (3.19%) SaaS
5 13 (1.34%) Office 365
6 12 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (1.13%) GitHub
8 8 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
8 8 (0.82%) Heroku
8 8 (0.82%) Slack
9 7 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
9 7 (0.72%) npm
10 6 (0.62%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.51%) Power Platform
12 3 (0.31%) Amazon Alexa
12 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.31%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.31%) PaaS
13 2 (0.21%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.43%) Firewall
2 30 (3.09%) Internet
3 20 (2.06%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.65%) DNS
5 15 (1.54%) 5G
5 15 (1.54%) LTE
5 15 (1.54%) VLAN
6 14 (1.44%) 3G
7 13 (1.34%) DMZ
7 13 (1.34%) VPN
8 12 (1.24%) DHCP
9 11 (1.13%) Ethernet
9 11 (1.13%) GSM
9 11 (1.13%) Wireless
10 9 (0.93%) 4G
11 8 (0.82%) 2G
11 8 (0.82%) FlexRay
11 8 (0.82%) Network Security
12 7 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.49%) MySQL
3 45 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 36 (3.71%) Big Data
5 30 (3.09%) Hadoop
5 30 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
8 20 (2.06%) NoSQL
9 18 (1.85%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.54%) DTS
12 15 (1.54%) MongoDB
13 14 (1.44%) BigQuery
13 14 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (1.24%) Bigtable
16 10 (1.03%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 111 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 63 (6.49%) JIRA
3 27 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (2.57%) Subversion
5 18 (1.85%) Selenium
6 17 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 16 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (1.54%) Visual Studio
9 14 (1.44%) Log4Net
9 14 (1.44%) MSTest
10 13 (1.34%) Rational DOORS
11 11 (1.13%) PowerBuilder
12 10 (1.03%) gulp
13 9 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (0.93%) GitLab
13 9 (0.93%) Vagrant
14 8 (0.82%) Axure RP
14 8 (0.82%) CANoe
14 8 (0.82%) Maven
14 8 (0.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 166 (17.10%) Retail
2 150 (15.45%) Finance
3 99 (10.20%) Electronics
4 88 (9.06%) Manufacturing
5 62 (6.39%) Marketing
6 58 (5.97%) Aerospace
7 34 (3.50%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.37%) Banking
9 22 (2.27%) Advertising
9 22 (2.27%) Games
10 19 (1.96%) Military
11 17 (1.75%) Publishing
12 14 (1.44%) Public Sector
13 10 (1.03%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.51%) Avionics
16 4 (0.41%) French Language
16 4 (0.41%) German Language
17 3 (0.31%) Law
18 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 249 (25.64%) Developer
2 149 (15.35%) Software Engineer
3 89 (9.17%) Analyst
4 65 (6.69%) Software Developer
5 57 (5.87%) Embedded Engineer
6 54 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 53 (5.46%) Senior Developer
8 51 (5.25%) .NET Developer
9 45 (4.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 42 (4.33%) Senior Software Engineer
11 39 (4.02%) Business Analyst
12 35 (3.60%) Project Manager
13 32 (3.30%) Applications Engineer
13 32 (3.30%) Architect
14 30 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
15 29 (2.99%) Applications Support
16 25 (2.57%) Software Applications Engineer
16 25 (2.57%) Support Analyst
17 22 (2.27%) Design Engineer
18 20 (2.06%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (16.79%) .NET
2 126 (12.98%) CSS
3 99 (10.20%) HTML
4 64 (6.59%) ASP.NET
5 55 (5.66%) jQuery
6 53 (5.46%) AngularJS
7 48 (4.94%) Web Services
8 35 (3.60%) RESTful
9 34 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (3.40%) .NET Core
10 33 (3.40%) React
10 33 (3.40%) XML
11 32 (3.30%) REST
12 30 (3.09%) Spring
13 29 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (2.88%) Vulkan
15 27 (2.78%) Java EE
16 24 (2.47%) Node.js
17 23 (2.37%) Sass
18 22 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (9.47%) Algorithms
3 76 (7.83%) User Experience
4 75 (7.72%) Embedded Systems
5 57 (5.87%) Self-Motivation
6 47 (4.84%) Smartphone
7 39 (4.02%) Robotics
8 25 (2.57%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.06%) Client/Server
9 20 (2.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 16 (1.65%) CAN bus
10 16 (1.65%) Internet of Things
10 16 (1.65%) Public Cloud
11 15 (1.54%) CCTV
11 15 (1.54%) Device Driver
12 13 (1.34%) Animation
12 13 (1.34%) Blog
13 12 (1.24%) VHDL
14 11 (1.13%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.13%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 182 (18.74%) Linux
2 113 (11.64%) Windows
3 56 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 49 (5.05%) Android
5 35 (3.60%) Tizen
6 23 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.06%) Unix
8 13 (1.34%) CentOS
8 13 (1.34%) Debian
9 12 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.24%) Windows 10
10 11 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.93%) FreeRTOS
12 8 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
13 7 (0.72%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.72%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.51%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.41%) Solaris
16 3 (0.31%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (24.72%) Software Engineering
3 156 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
4 117 (12.05%) Computer Science
5 112 (11.53%) Project Management
6 95 (9.78%) Mentoring
7 87 (8.96%) Scrum
8 84 (8.65%) Analytics
9 83 (8.55%) DevOps
10 75 (7.72%) MVC
11 70 (7.21%) TDD
12 68 (7.00%) Visualisation
13 50 (5.15%) SDLC
14 48 (4.94%) E-Commerce
14 48 (4.94%) ITIL
15 47 (4.84%) OO
16 46 (4.74%) Artificial Intelligence
17 44 (4.53%) Machine Learning
18 42 (4.33%) Stakeholder Management
19 41 (4.22%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 217 (22.35%) C
2 193 (19.88%) C++
3 182 (18.74%) Python
4 180 (18.54%) SQL
5 161 (16.58%) C#
6 151 (15.55%) Java
7 142 (14.62%) JavaScript
8 63 (6.49%) PHP
9 56 (5.77%) MATLAB
10 50 (5.15%) Embedded C
11 23 (2.37%) Assembly Language
12 20 (2.06%) Perl
13 19 (1.96%) T-SQL
14 18 (1.85%) Embedded C++
15 16 (1.65%) R
16 15 (1.54%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.34%) Bash Shell
18 11 (1.13%) Go
18 11 (1.13%) PL/SQL
18 11 (1.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 186 (19.16%) Degree
2 46 (4.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (2.57%) PhD
4 18 (1.85%) PMP
5 17 (1.75%) APMP
6 12 (1.24%) RHCE
6 12 (1.24%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.82%) CCNA
8 8 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.62%) SAP Certification
11 4 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.31%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.31%) MCSA
12 3 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.21%) ISACA
13 2 (0.21%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.74%) ISO 26262
2 38 (3.91%) QA
3 28 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (2.06%) IEC 61508
4 20 (2.06%) SLA
5 17 (1.75%) ISO 9001
6 15 (1.54%) MISRA
7 8 (0.82%) MISRA C
8 6 (0.62%) GDPR
9 4 (0.41%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.41%) HAZOP
9 4 (0.41%) PMO
9 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.31%) JTAG
11 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (7.62%) Docker
2 38 (3.91%) Active Directory
3 34 (3.50%) Firmware
4 26 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (2.27%) Hyper-V
7 15 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.93%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.10%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 67 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 27 (2.78%) Ansible
2 27 (2.78%) SCCM
3 17 (1.75%) Puppet
3 17 (1.75%) Terraform
4 15 (1.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 14 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.24%) Red Hat Satellite
6 12 (1.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 12 (1.24%) WSUS
6 12 (1.24%) yum
7 11 (1.13%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (0.82%) SCOM
9 3 (0.31%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.31%) Nagios
10 2 (0.21%) Kibana
10 2 (0.21%) Mesos
10 2 (0.21%) Packer
11 1 (0.10%) logstash
11 1 (0.10%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 104 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 101 (10.40%) Google
3 41 (4.22%) Oracle
4 35 (3.60%) QNX
5 29 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
6 28 (2.88%) SAP
7 27 (2.78%) Adobe
8 26 (2.68%) VMware
9 20 (2.06%) Tableau
10 16 (1.65%) Apple
10 16 (1.65%) Talend
11 15 (1.54%) Barracuda Networks
12 14 (1.44%) IBM
13 13 (1.34%) Red Hat
14 12 (1.24%) Teradata
15 11 (1.13%) Cisco
16 10 (1.03%) Foundry
17 9 (0.93%) Cloudera
17 9 (0.93%) Hortonworks
18 8 (0.82%) JD Edwards