Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 430 506 501
Rank change year-on-year +76 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1,164 920 1,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.59% 1.24% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 969 801 979
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £72,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 73,400 74,437 93,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.70% 42.31% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 55,719 60,178 75,024
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £43,205
% change year-on-year +0.56% +3.58% +1.66%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +75 1,113 £45,000 +5.88% 635
UK excluding London +71 880 £42,500 - 594
London +45 253 £60,000 +14.29% 56
Midlands +25 240 £39,000 -2.50% 270
West Midlands +32 215 £37,500 -6.25% 240
North of England +109 207 £37,500 -9.64% 84
South East +18 189 £47,000 +10.59% 95
East of England +54 174 £51,250 +22.02% 100
North West +75 125 £37,500 -11.76% 46
South West +27 52 £45,000 +21.62% 29
Yorkshire +43 49 £35,000 -17.65% 34
Scotland -7 47 £40,000 - 10
North East -3 33 £37,000 +5.71% 4
East Midlands -15 25 £45,000 - 29
Wales +12 2 £31,000 -27.91% 6
Northern Ireland - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 350 (30.07%) Degree
2 279 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
3 249 (21.39%) Retail
4 242 (20.79%) SQL
5 218 (18.73%) JavaScript
6 196 (16.84%) HTML
7 182 (15.64%) Software Engineering
8 177 (15.21%) CSS
9 162 (13.92%) C#
10 160 (13.75%) Java
10 160 (13.75%) Linux
11 155 (13.32%) C++
12 150 (12.89%) Manufacturing
13 148 (12.71%) Finance
14 139 (11.94%) C
15 131 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
16 130 (11.17%) SAP
16 130 (11.17%) Computer Science
17 122 (10.48%) Windows
18 119 (10.22%) MVC
19 117 (10.05%) .NET
19 117 (10.05%) PHP
20 111 (9.54%) SQL Server
21 110 (9.45%) Microsoft
22 105 (9.02%) Marketing
23 103 (8.85%) jQuery
24 90 (7.73%) Project Management
24 90 (7.73%) ASP.NET
25 87 (7.47%) Python
26 84 (7.22%) TDD

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 28 (2.41%) nginx
2 25 (2.15%) CMS
3 23 (1.98%) WordPress
4 20 (1.72%) Apache Spark
5 13 (1.12%) JBoss
6 12 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (0.95%) Apache
7 11 (0.95%) Tomcat
7 11 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.86%) IIS
9 8 (0.69%) SAS
10 7 (0.60%) Confluence
11 5 (0.43%) Apache Geronimo
11 5 (0.43%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.43%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.34%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.17%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (2.58%) Simulink
2 29 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (1.46%) Photoshop
5 13 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.69%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.60%) InDesign
9 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.43%) Weka
11 4 (0.34%) Stateflow
12 3 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.17%) CATIA
13 2 (0.17%) OrCAD
14 1 (0.086%) InVision
14 1 (0.086%) Maya
14 1 (0.086%) PTC Creo
14 1 (0.086%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 34 (2.92%) SAP SD
2 31 (2.66%) Magento
3 22 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (1.12%) SAP PP
5 11 (0.95%) SAP SCM
6 10 (0.86%) SAP MM
7 8 (0.69%) SAP MDG
7 8 (0.69%) SAP MDM
8 7 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (0.60%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.60%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.52%) BPCS
9 6 (0.52%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.17%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.086%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.086%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.086%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (0.77%) npm
6 7 (0.60%) SaaS
7 6 (0.52%) AdWords
7 6 (0.52%) GitHub
8 5 (0.43%) Office 365
9 4 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
9 4 (0.34%) Datadog
10 3 (0.26%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.26%) PaaS
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.17%) Heroku
11 2 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.06%) Wireless
2 19 (1.63%) SSL
3 17 (1.46%) Internet
4 16 (1.37%) Ethernet
5 14 (1.20%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.12%) Firewall
6 13 (1.12%) LAN
6 13 (1.12%) WAN
7 11 (0.95%) FlexRay
8 8 (0.69%) VoIP
9 7 (0.60%) DNS
9 7 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.52%) GSM
10 6 (0.52%) SSH
11 5 (0.43%) DHCP
12 4 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (0.26%) MRTG
13 3 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.15%) MySQL
3 45 (3.87%) NoSQL
4 36 (3.09%) Big Data
5 35 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 34 (2.92%) Hadoop
7 26 (2.23%) MongoDB
7 26 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (2.15%) Oracle Database
9 23 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (1.63%) Power BI
11 16 (1.37%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.37%) Semantic Layer
12 15 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (0.86%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 79 (6.79%) Git (software)
2 49 (4.21%) JIRA
3 44 (3.78%) Jenkins
4 43 (3.69%) Subversion
5 30 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (2.58%) Visual Studio
6 20 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 17 (1.46%) Selenium
8 10 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
8 10 (0.86%) webpack
9 9 (0.77%) CANoe
9 9 (0.77%) gulp
9 9 (0.77%) SoapUI
10 8 (0.69%) Axure RP
10 8 (0.69%) ClearCase
10 8 (0.69%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (0.60%) JUnit
General
1 249 (21.39%) Retail
2 150 (12.89%) Manufacturing
3 148 (12.71%) Finance
4 105 (9.02%) Marketing
5 82 (7.04%) Electronics
6 78 (6.70%) Aerospace
7 56 (4.81%) Telecoms
8 41 (3.52%) Publishing
9 38 (3.26%) Advertising
10 35 (3.01%) Games
11 21 (1.80%) Law
12 13 (1.12%) German Language
12 13 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.95%) French Language
13 11 (0.95%) Japanese Language
14 10 (0.86%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.77%) Banking
15 9 (0.77%) Military
16 7 (0.60%) Billing
17 4 (0.34%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 314 (26.98%) Developer
2 122 (10.48%) Consultant
3 106 (9.11%) Software Engineer
4 105 (9.02%) Analyst
5 76 (6.53%) SAP Consultant
6 61 (5.24%) PHP Developer
7 58 (4.98%) Junior
7 58 (4.98%) Senior Developer
8 52 (4.47%) Business Analyst
9 51 (4.38%) Embedded Engineer
10 48 (4.12%) .NET Developer
10 48 (4.12%) Java Developer
11 45 (3.87%) Software Developer
12 44 (3.78%) Project Manager
13 43 (3.69%) Junior Developer
14 42 (3.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 37 (3.18%) DevOps Engineer
16 33 (2.84%) Architect
16 33 (2.84%) SAP SD Consultant
17 31 (2.66%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (16.84%) HTML
2 177 (15.21%) CSS
3 117 (10.05%) .NET
4 103 (8.85%) jQuery
5 90 (7.73%) ASP.NET
6 82 (7.04%) HTML5
7 61 (5.24%) AngularJS
8 59 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (4.21%) React
10 46 (3.95%) CSS3
10 46 (3.95%) Spring
10 46 (3.95%) XML
11 43 (3.69%) Web Services
12 39 (3.35%) Sass
13 35 (3.01%) Node.js
14 32 (2.75%) Qt
15 30 (2.58%) REST
15 30 (2.58%) RESTful
16 29 (2.49%) JSON
17 27 (2.32%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 131 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (11.17%) Computer Science
3 63 (5.41%) User Experience
4 41 (3.52%) FMCG
5 27 (2.32%) Algorithms
5 27 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
6 24 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
6 24 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 23 (1.98%) Social Media
8 20 (1.72%) Life Science
9 19 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.37%) PMI
11 15 (1.29%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.29%) Infotainment
12 12 (1.03%) Smart Meter
13 11 (0.95%) Data Centre
13 11 (0.95%) Driving Licence
14 10 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.77%) Clustering
15 9 (0.77%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 160 (13.75%) Linux
2 122 (10.48%) Windows
3 33 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 30 (2.58%) Unix
5 18 (1.55%) Windows 7
6 16 (1.37%) Android
7 14 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (0.77%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.69%) Debian
10 8 (0.69%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.26%) Solaris
12 3 (0.26%) VxWorks
12 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.086%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (15.64%) Software Engineering
3 119 (10.22%) MVC
4 90 (7.73%) Project Management
5 84 (7.22%) TDD
6 80 (6.87%) Mentoring
7 75 (6.44%) Mathematics
8 73 (6.27%) OO
9 72 (6.19%) Scrum
10 70 (6.01%) SDLC
10 70 (6.01%) Web Development
11 67 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
11 67 (5.76%) E-Commerce
12 66 (5.67%) Time Management
13 63 (5.41%) Analytics
13 63 (5.41%) DevOps
14 59 (5.07%) Front End Development
14 59 (5.07%) Test Automation
15 58 (4.98%) Logistics
16 46 (3.95%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 242 (20.79%) SQL
2 218 (18.73%) JavaScript
3 162 (13.92%) C#
4 160 (13.75%) Java
5 155 (13.32%) C++
6 139 (11.94%) C
7 117 (10.05%) PHP
8 87 (7.47%) Python
9 40 (3.44%) Embedded C
10 39 (3.35%) T-SQL
11 35 (3.01%) MATLAB
12 27 (2.32%) Embedded C++
13 22 (1.89%) Ruby
14 19 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 19 (1.63%) Scala
15 18 (1.55%) Perl
16 14 (1.20%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.12%) R
18 12 (1.03%) Bash Shell
19 10 (0.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 350 (30.07%) Degree
2 45 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.98%) PMI Certification
4 21 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.63%) ISEB
6 15 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 11 (0.95%) PhD
9 9 (0.77%) PMP
9 9 (0.77%) Security Cleared
10 8 (0.69%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.52%) HND
13 4 (0.34%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.34%) CCA
13 4 (0.34%) CCNA
13 4 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
13 4 (0.34%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (5.76%) QA
2 23 (1.98%) MISRA
3 22 (1.89%) ISO 26262
4 16 (1.37%) PMO
5 15 (1.29%) GDPR
5 15 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.95%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.69%) MISRA C
8 7 (0.60%) SLA
9 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.43%) Def Stans
10 3 (0.26%) DO-178B
10 3 (0.26%) GCP
10 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.17%) TickIT
12 1 (0.086%) IASME
12 1 (0.086%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.086%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 16 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (1.03%) Firmware
3 11 (0.95%) Docker
4 8 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.43%) HDFS
6 3 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.17%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.086%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.086%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.086%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (2.41%) Puppet
2 19 (1.63%) Ansible
3 18 (1.55%) HAProxy
4 17 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.29%) Data Guard
6 11 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (0.86%) Terraform
8 8 (0.69%) SCCM
8 8 (0.69%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 5 (0.43%) Foglight
10 3 (0.26%) Cacti
10 3 (0.26%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.26%) SmokePing
11 2 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
12 1 (0.086%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.086%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.086%) Nessus
12 1 (0.086%) Nmap
Vendors
1 130 (11.17%) SAP
2 110 (9.45%) Microsoft
3 43 (3.69%) Oracle
4 32 (2.75%) Google
4 32 (2.75%) Tableau
5 22 (1.89%) Apple
5 22 (1.89%) Cisco
6 19 (1.63%) VMware
7 17 (1.46%) Dell
8 16 (1.37%) EMC
9 15 (1.29%) Adobe
9 15 (1.29%) HP
9 15 (1.29%) White Clarke
10 11 (0.95%) Zend
11 10 (0.86%) MathWorks
12 8 (0.69%) Alteryx
13 7 (0.60%) F5
13 7 (0.60%) NetApp
13 7 (0.60%) Twitter
14 6 (0.52%) Splunk