Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 442 453 505
Rank change year-on-year +11 +52 -26
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1,169 1,160 1,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.67% 0.65% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.63% 1.53% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1,002 1,002
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,197 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £72,500
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 71,781 76,027 88,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.45% 42.81% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 55,311 57,650 72,416
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £84,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

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 23 July 2018.

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 23 July 2018. 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 +23 1,110 £45,706 +7.54% 440
UK excluding London +12 988 £45,000 +5.88% 417
Midlands +35 327 £42,500 +10.39% 196
West Midlands +28 276 £41,500 +12.93% 167
South East -54 260 £50,000 +16.28% 62
North of England +36 198 £40,000 - 74
London -64 143 £65,000 +13.04% 37
North West +44 127 £40,000 +6.67% 51
East of England +19 94 £47,500 - 47
South West +48 83 £45,000 +5.88% 23
East Midlands +26 51 £47,500 +5.56% 29
Yorkshire +18 44 £33,750 -18.67% 19
North East -15 27 £42,250 +20.71% 4
Wales +12 12 £42,500 +84.78% 11
Scotland -65 12 £27,500 -46.34% 4
Northern Ireland -2 3 £25,500 -36.25%

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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.

1 306 (26.18%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (25.32%) Degree
3 249 (21.30%) C#
4 248 (21.21%) Software Engineering
5 247 (21.13%) SQL
6 212 (18.14%) HTML
7 205 (17.54%) Finance
8 202 (17.28%) .NET
9 199 (17.02%) CSS
10 197 (16.85%) C++
11 192 (16.42%) JavaScript
12 175 (14.97%) Windows
13 174 (14.88%) C
14 168 (14.37%) SQL Server
15 164 (14.03%) Linux
16 155 (13.26%) Aerospace
17 142 (12.15%) Microsoft
18 139 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
19 137 (11.72%) Manufacturing
20 133 (11.38%) Retail
21 131 (11.21%) ASP.NET
22 125 (10.69%) Java
22 125 (10.69%) MVC
23 124 (10.61%) Electronics
24 121 (10.35%) Computer Science
25 118 (10.09%) Scrum
26 109 (9.32%) Test Automation
27 105 (8.98%) Web Services
28 101 (8.64%) Python
29 98 (8.38%) Analytical Skills

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 (2.31%) Confluence
2 17 (1.45%) JBoss
3 15 (1.28%) CMS
3 15 (1.28%) WordPress
4 13 (1.11%) SAS
5 10 (0.86%) Apache Spark
6 9 (0.77%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.43%) Apache
9 4 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.26%) IIS
10 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.26%) nginx
10 3 (0.26%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.26%) WildFly
11 2 (0.17%) Drupal
11 2 (0.17%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.17%) Kentico
Applications
1 40 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.74%) Simulink
3 28 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (1.37%) Photoshop
6 12 (1.03%) Stateflow
7 7 (0.60%) OrCAD
7 7 (0.60%) TargetLink
8 6 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (0.34%) CATIA
10 4 (0.34%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.26%) Abaqus
12 2 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.17%) Gephi
12 2 (0.17%) InVision
12 2 (0.17%) NASTRAN
12 2 (0.17%) SPSS
12 2 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 15 (1.28%) Magento
2 11 (0.94%) SAP EHS
2 11 (0.94%) SAP PLM
2 11 (0.94%) SAP VC
3 9 (0.77%) SAP HCM
4 6 (0.51%) Movex
4 6 (0.51%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.34%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.34%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.26%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.17%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.17%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.086%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.086%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 96 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (2.40%) GitHub
4 17 (1.45%) SaaS
5 13 (1.11%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.94%) Office 365
7 10 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.77%) PaaS
9 6 (0.51%) npm
9 6 (0.51%) Serverless
10 5 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 4 (0.34%) Firebase
11 4 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
11 4 (0.34%) IaaS
11 4 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 3 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.26%) Datadog
12 3 (0.26%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.57%) TCP/IP
2 27 (2.31%) Ethernet
3 22 (1.88%) Wireless
4 17 (1.45%) FlexRay
5 16 (1.37%) DNS
6 15 (1.28%) LAN
7 14 (1.20%) DHCP
7 14 (1.20%) WAN
8 11 (0.94%) Bluetooth
9 10 (0.86%) Internet
9 10 (0.86%) RS-232
10 9 (0.77%) HTTP
10 9 (0.77%) SSL
10 9 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.60%) NFC
12 5 (0.43%) 802.11
12 5 (0.43%) SAN
12 5 (0.43%) SMS
12 5 (0.43%) VoIP
13 4 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (14.37%) SQL Server
2 79 (6.76%) MySQL
3 47 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (3.08%) Big Data
5 28 (2.40%) Power BI
6 26 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 21 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 14 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 14 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.11%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.03%) QlikView
12 11 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (0.94%) Redis
13 8 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
16 4 (0.34%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 92 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 88 (7.53%) JIRA
3 85 (7.27%) Visual Studio
4 51 (4.36%) Subversion
5 40 (3.42%) TeamCity
6 38 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (2.57%) Bitbucket
8 29 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 23 (1.97%) Jenkins
9 23 (1.97%) Selenium
10 22 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
12 15 (1.28%) Mocha
12 15 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
13 13 (1.11%) CANoe
14 12 (1.03%) JUnit
14 12 (1.03%) webpack
15 11 (0.94%) Eclipse
16 9 (0.77%) ReSharper
17 8 (0.68%) Jasmine
General
1 205 (17.54%) Finance
2 155 (13.26%) Aerospace
3 137 (11.72%) Manufacturing
4 133 (11.38%) Retail
5 124 (10.61%) Electronics
6 82 (7.01%) Marketing
7 40 (3.42%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.80%) Games
9 17 (1.45%) German Language
10 15 (1.28%) Publishing
11 14 (1.20%) Legal
12 13 (1.11%) Advertising
12 13 (1.11%) Multimedia
13 11 (0.94%) Military
14 10 (0.86%) French Language
14 10 (0.86%) Law
15 8 (0.68%) Banking
16 7 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.43%) Japanese Language
18 4 (0.34%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 329 (28.14%) Developer
2 137 (11.72%) Software Engineer
3 107 (9.15%) Analyst
4 75 (6.42%) Embedded Engineer
5 72 (6.16%) .NET Developer
6 69 (5.90%) Software Developer
7 68 (5.82%) C# Developer
8 64 (5.47%) Architect
9 52 (4.45%) Business Analyst
10 51 (4.36%) Consultant
10 51 (4.36%) Graduate
11 50 (4.28%) Senior Developer
12 39 (3.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 39 (3.34%) Junior
13 37 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
14 36 (3.08%) Electronics Engineer
14 36 (3.08%) Java Developer
15 33 (2.82%) PHP Developer
16 32 (2.74%) Development Engineer
17 27 (2.31%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (18.14%) HTML
2 202 (17.28%) .NET
3 199 (17.02%) CSS
4 131 (11.21%) ASP.NET
5 105 (8.98%) Web Services
6 96 (8.21%) jQuery
7 92 (7.87%) AngularJS
8 75 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 70 (5.99%) .NET Framework
10 64 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
11 58 (4.96%) Entity Framework
12 50 (4.28%) Sass
13 49 (4.19%) WCF
14 46 (3.93%) HTML5
15 42 (3.59%) React
16 40 (3.42%) XML
17 37 (3.17%) Ajax
18 32 (2.74%) ASP.NET Core
18 32 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 28 (2.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 121 (10.35%) Computer Science
2 98 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (4.96%) Algorithms
4 56 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
5 51 (4.36%) Mobile App
6 33 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
6 33 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
7 30 (2.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 28 (2.40%) Infotainment
9 26 (2.22%) User Experience
10 21 (1.80%) NHS
11 14 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (1.20%) VHDL
12 11 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 11 (0.94%) Verilog
13 10 (0.86%) Social Media
14 9 (0.77%) Internet of Things
15 8 (0.68%) CAN bus
15 8 (0.68%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 175 (14.97%) Windows
2 164 (14.03%) Linux
3 50 (4.28%) Embedded Linux
4 32 (2.74%) Android
4 32 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 27 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.11%) Unix
9 9 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.60%) VxWorks
11 4 (0.34%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.26%) FreeRTOS
12 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.17%) Debian
14 1 (0.086%) CentOS
14 1 (0.086%) LynxOS
14 1 (0.086%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (26.18%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (21.21%) Software Engineering
3 139 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
4 125 (10.69%) MVC
5 118 (10.09%) Scrum
6 109 (9.32%) Test Automation
7 89 (7.61%) OO
8 76 (6.50%) Unit Testing
9 75 (6.42%) TDD
10 69 (5.90%) Web Development
11 68 (5.82%) E-Commerce
12 67 (5.73%) Business Intelligence
13 66 (5.65%) Project Management
14 63 (5.39%) Logistics
15 61 (5.22%) SDLC
16 59 (5.05%) Analytics
17 53 (4.53%) Mentoring
18 51 (4.36%) ITIL
19 48 (4.11%) Mathematics
20 47 (4.02%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 249 (21.30%) C#
2 247 (21.13%) SQL
3 197 (16.85%) C++
4 192 (16.42%) JavaScript
5 174 (14.88%) C
6 125 (10.69%) Java
7 101 (8.64%) Python
8 77 (6.59%) Embedded C
8 77 (6.59%) PHP
9 67 (5.73%) T-SQL
10 53 (4.53%) Embedded C++
11 34 (2.91%) MATLAB
12 21 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 16 (1.37%) Ada
13 16 (1.37%) Perl
14 15 (1.28%) VB
15 13 (1.11%) Apple Swift
16 12 (1.03%) R
17 11 (0.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 296 (25.32%) Degree
2 43 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (1.37%) PhD
5 12 (1.03%) Master's Degree
6 11 (0.94%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.60%) MCSA
7 7 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.51%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.43%) HND
9 5 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.43%) MCSE
10 4 (0.34%) ISEB
10 4 (0.34%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.26%) CISSP
11 3 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.26%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.26%) PMP
12 2 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.17%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.93%) QA
2 34 (2.91%) ISO 26262
3 27 (2.31%) MISRA
4 17 (1.45%) IEC 61508
5 13 (1.11%) DO-178B
6 12 (1.03%) HAZOP
6 12 (1.03%) MISRA C
7 9 (0.77%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.68%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.68%) Def Stans
8 8 (0.68%) PMO
8 8 (0.68%) SLA
9 4 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
10 3 (0.26%) ISO 15765
10 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 2 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.17%) IEC 62304
11 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.086%) GDPR
System Software
1 30 (2.57%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.97%) Firmware
3 18 (1.54%) Docker
4 13 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.43%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.26%) vSphere
9 2 (0.17%) HDFS
9 2 (0.17%) XenApp
9 2 (0.17%) zsh
10 1 (0.086%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.086%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.086%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.086%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.086%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (0.77%) HAProxy
2 7 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.51%) SCOM
4 5 (0.43%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.43%) Puppet
4 5 (0.43%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.34%) SCCM
6 3 (0.26%) Ansible
6 3 (0.26%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.26%) Perfmon
6 3 (0.26%) Terraform
7 2 (0.17%) Grafana
7 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.17%) Kibana
7 2 (0.17%) logstash
7 2 (0.17%) Marathon
7 2 (0.17%) Mesos
7 2 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 61 (5.22%) SAP
3 43 (3.68%) Google
4 40 (3.42%) Oracle
5 26 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (2.14%) Apple
7 16 (1.37%) EMC
8 15 (1.28%) Zend
9 14 (1.20%) IBM
10 13 (1.11%) MKS
11 12 (1.03%) Adobe
11 12 (1.03%) Twitter
12 11 (0.94%) Altera
12 11 (0.94%) HP
12 11 (0.94%) Tableau
12 11 (0.94%) VMware
12 11 (0.94%) Xilinx
13 10 (0.86%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.77%) IFS
14 9 (0.77%) MathWorks