Period
to 10 May 2021

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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 412 452 491
Rank change year-on-year +40 +39 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 610 597 878
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.60% 0.60%
As % of the General category 1.30% 1.10% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 344 435 631
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £23,000
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 47,062 54,426 82,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.64% 54.39% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33,699 42,101 62,811
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Automotive.

Salary trend for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Automotive over the 6 months to 10 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Top 15 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 10 May 2021. 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 +40 532 £50,000 - 377
UK excluding London +28 439 £47,500 - 362
South East +60 158 £50,000 -4.76% 69
Work from Home -66 124 £49,250 +9.44% 44
London +73 116 £75,000 +15.38% 37
North of England +9 93 £44,000 +3.53% 75
Midlands +1 91 £45,000 - 109
West Midlands -3 72 £45,000 - 65
North West +31 66 £44,750 +11.88% 35
East of England +18 36 £47,500 -13.64% 48
South West -40 33 £45,000 -35.71% 40
Scotland +20 28 £44,000 -12.00% 14
East Midlands +13 19 £52,500 +31.25% 44
Yorkshire -14 18 £41,250 -8.33% 24
North East +5 9 - - 16

For the 6 months to 10 May 2021, 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.

1 231 (37.87%) Social Skills
2 190 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (23.28%) JavaScript
4 129 (21.15%) Degree
5 115 (18.85%) Azure
6 105 (17.21%) Problem-Solving
7 93 (15.25%) AWS
8 91 (14.92%) DevOps
9 90 (14.75%) Finance
10 89 (14.59%) Software Engineering
11 87 (14.26%) SQL Server
11 87 (14.26%) Renewable Energy
12 86 (14.10%) Computer Science
13 84 (13.77%) Life Science
13 84 (13.77%) .NET
14 82 (13.44%) CSS
14 82 (13.44%) Marketing
15 81 (13.28%) Git (software)
15 81 (13.28%) HTML
16 80 (13.11%) Microsoft
16 80 (13.11%) Retail
17 77 (12.62%) Python
18 75 (12.30%) C#
19 74 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
20 71 (11.64%) AngularJS
21 68 (11.15%) Java
22 67 (10.98%) OO
23 66 (10.82%) Windows
24 65 (10.66%) Digital Marketing
25 64 (10.49%) Manufacturing

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 22 (3.61%) Confluence
2 21 (3.44%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (1.48%) IIS
5 5 (0.82%) Red Hat Fuse
5 5 (0.82%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.66%) nginx
6 4 (0.66%) WordPress
7 3 (0.49%) Apache
7 3 (0.49%) CMS
7 3 (0.49%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.33%) WinCC
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.16%) Kentico
9 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 62 (10.16%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (4.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.64%) Simulink
6 7 (1.15%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.82%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.82%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.66%) Sketch
9 2 (0.33%) Figma
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.16%) InVision
10 1 (0.16%) MODO
10 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.16%) OrCAD
10 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.82%) Shopify
3 3 (0.49%) Magento
4 2 (0.33%) Maximo
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.16%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 115 (18.85%) Azure
2 93 (15.25%) AWS
3 47 (7.70%) GCP
4 37 (6.07%) Serverless
5 27 (4.43%) AWS Lambda
6 26 (4.26%) Microsoft 365
7 25 (4.10%) SaaS
8 19 (3.11%) Azure Functions
8 19 (3.11%) Cloud Functions
8 19 (3.11%) Firebase
9 14 (2.30%) Smartsheet
10 11 (1.80%) Power Platform
11 10 (1.64%) Apigee
12 9 (1.48%) Amazon S3
13 8 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.08%) Firewall
2 27 (4.43%) VoIP
3 20 (3.28%) SAN
4 18 (2.95%) NAS
5 14 (2.30%) WebEx
6 12 (1.97%) Ethernet
6 12 (1.97%) Wireless
7 11 (1.80%) Internet
8 10 (1.64%) DNS
9 7 (1.15%) Bluetooth
9 7 (1.15%) HTTP
9 7 (1.15%) VPN
10 6 (0.98%) FlexRay
10 6 (0.98%) Skype
10 6 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.82%) LAN
11 5 (0.82%) Network Security
11 5 (0.82%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.82%) WAN
12 4 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.85%) MySQL
3 30 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 26 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 21 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 12 (1.97%) Tableau
8 11 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.31%) Power BI
11 7 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (0.98%) Big Data
12 6 (0.98%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (0.82%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 81 (13.28%) Git (software)
2 35 (5.74%) JIRA
3 19 (3.11%) Visual Studio
4 16 (2.62%) Selenium
5 15 (2.46%) Jenkins
6 14 (2.30%) Maven
7 13 (2.13%) Subversion
8 12 (1.97%) Postman
9 10 (1.64%) Cucumber
10 9 (1.48%) Gradle
11 8 (1.31%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.31%) Jasmine
11 8 (1.31%) JUnit
11 8 (1.31%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (1.31%) Mockito
12 7 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.82%) GitLab
14 4 (0.66%) Cypress.io
15 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 231 (37.87%) Social Skills
2 90 (14.75%) Finance
3 82 (13.44%) Marketing
4 80 (13.11%) Retail
5 64 (10.49%) Manufacturing
6 46 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (5.74%) Banking
8 31 (5.08%) Aerospace
9 26 (4.26%) Presentation Skills
9 26 (4.26%) Public Sector
10 23 (3.77%) Electronics
11 21 (3.44%) Telecoms
12 9 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (1.31%) Advertising
13 8 (1.31%) Publishing
14 7 (1.15%) German Language
14 7 (1.15%) Organisational Skills
15 6 (0.98%) French Language
16 5 (0.82%) Law
17 4 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 221 (36.23%) Developer
2 58 (9.51%) Analyst
3 55 (9.02%) Senior Developer
4 46 (7.54%) Software Engineer
5 35 (5.74%) Software Developer
6 32 (5.25%) Full Stack Developer
7 30 (4.92%) .NET Developer
7 30 (4.92%) Business Analyst
8 24 (3.93%) Architect
8 24 (3.93%) Project Manager
9 23 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (3.61%) Consultant
11 20 (3.28%) Graduate
11 20 (3.28%) React Developer
11 20 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (3.28%) Support Analyst
12 19 (3.11%) DevOps Engineer
12 19 (3.11%) PHP Developer
12 19 (3.11%) Test Engineer
13 15 (2.46%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (13.77%) .NET
2 82 (13.44%) CSS
3 81 (13.28%) HTML
4 71 (11.64%) AngularJS
5 60 (9.84%) React
6 58 (9.51%) Node.js
7 54 (8.85%) REST
8 50 (8.20%) .NET Core
9 36 (5.90%) Serverless Framework
10 34 (5.57%) Entity Framework
11 29 (4.75%) .NET Framework
11 29 (4.75%) HTML5
12 28 (4.59%) ASP.NET
12 28 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (4.59%) CSS3
13 27 (4.43%) Web Services
14 22 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
15 21 (3.44%) Vue.js
16 19 (3.11%) AWS Amplify
16 19 (3.11%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 87 (14.26%) Renewable Energy
2 84 (13.77%) Life Science
3 43 (7.05%) User Experience
4 41 (6.72%) Mobile App
5 31 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 28 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (4.26%) Driving Licence
8 21 (3.44%) Robotics
9 20 (3.28%) Cloud Native
10 19 (3.11%) Algorithms
11 18 (2.95%) CAN bus
12 15 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
13 14 (2.30%) FMCG
14 13 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (1.80%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.80%) Internet of Things
16 10 (1.64%) Public Cloud
17 8 (1.31%) Data Centre
17 8 (1.31%) Industry 4.0
18 6 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 66 (10.82%) Windows
2 40 (6.56%) Linux
3 35 (5.74%) Android
4 26 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 24 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.62%) Unix
7 15 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (2.13%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (1.48%) Robot Operating System
10 7 (1.15%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.49%) VMS
13 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.16%) Android TV
14 1 (0.16%) FreeRTOS
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (17.21%) Problem-Solving
3 91 (14.92%) DevOps
4 89 (14.59%) Software Engineering
5 86 (14.10%) Computer Science
6 74 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (10.98%) OO
8 65 (10.66%) Digital Marketing
9 64 (10.49%) Microservices
9 64 (10.49%) Test Automation
10 55 (9.02%) Project Management
10 55 (9.02%) Scrum
11 49 (8.03%) E-Commerce
12 45 (7.38%) TDD
13 43 (7.05%) MVC
14 36 (5.90%) SDLC
15 34 (5.57%) Analytics
16 31 (5.08%) Project Delivery
17 29 (4.75%) BDD
17 29 (4.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 142 (23.28%) JavaScript
2 77 (12.62%) Python
3 75 (12.30%) C#
4 68 (11.15%) Java
5 60 (9.84%) SQL
6 54 (8.85%) C
7 48 (7.87%) C++
8 25 (4.10%) TypeScript
9 22 (3.61%) PHP
10 15 (2.46%) MATLAB
11 14 (2.30%) Kotlin
12 10 (1.64%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.64%) ES6
12 10 (1.64%) Perl
13 9 (1.48%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.15%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.15%) VB
15 6 (0.98%) ES7
15 6 (0.98%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.82%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 129 (21.15%) Degree
2 33 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.64%) HNC
4 9 (1.48%) HND
5 8 (1.31%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.31%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.98%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.82%) IIBA
7 5 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.66%) CCIE
8 4 (0.66%) CCNP
8 4 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.66%) PhD
8 4 (0.66%) PMP
9 3 (0.49%) ACCA
9 3 (0.49%) CIMA
9 3 (0.49%) CITP
9 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.75%) QA
2 16 (2.62%) SLA
3 11 (1.80%) ISO 26262
4 8 (1.31%) PMO
5 6 (0.98%) MISRA
6 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.49%) GAAP
7 3 (0.49%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.33%) HAZOP
8 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.16%) GDPR
9 1 (0.16%) JTAG
System Software
1 54 (8.85%) Docker
2 36 (5.90%) Active Directory
3 25 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.80%) Firmware
5 7 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (5.08%) Kubernetes
2 18 (2.95%) Terraform
3 7 (1.15%) Grafana
4 6 (0.98%) Data Guard
4 6 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.82%) Ansible
5 5 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.66%) Prometheus
6 4 (0.66%) Suricata
7 2 (0.33%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.33%) WSUS
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.16%) Packer
8 1 (0.16%) Puppet
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 80 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 61 (10.00%) Google
3 45 (7.38%) Oracle
4 28 (4.59%) VMware
5 24 (3.93%) Cisco
6 16 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (2.46%) SAP
8 10 (1.64%) Verint
9 9 (1.48%) HP
9 9 (1.48%) HubSpot
10 7 (1.15%) Adobe
10 7 (1.15%) Dell
10 7 (1.15%) Intel
11 6 (0.98%) Automation Anywhere
11 6 (0.98%) IBM
11 6 (0.98%) ServiceNow
12 5 (0.82%) Avaya
12 5 (0.82%) Facebook
12 5 (0.82%) Twitter
12 5 (0.82%) Xerox