Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 429 490 469
Rank change year-on-year +61 -21 +41
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1192 1128 1327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the General category 1.58% 1.33% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 990 1013
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,575 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 75473 84778 96516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.94% 43.17% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 55695 69416 76421
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.15% +2.35% -

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +39 1121 £42,500 - 124
UK excluding London +40 944 £42,500 - 108
South East +29 311 £45,000 -1.10% 32
Midlands +53 283 £36,000 -4.00% 25
West Midlands +82 269 £36,000 -4.00% 19
London +24 213 £57,500 +2.22% 19
North of England +102 193 £40,000 +6.67% 27
North West +57 113 £37,500 +11.11% 15
East of England -6 102 £47,250 +7.39% 15
Scotland +59 69 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Yorkshire +27 55 £42,500 +6.25% 9
South West -17 25 £42,500 +21.43% 6
North East +41 24 £35,000 -17.65% 3
East Midlands -31 16 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Wales +10 8 £23,000 -51.58% 2
Northern Ireland -12 1 £40,000 -42.86%

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 389 (32.63%) Degree
2 291 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
3 249 (20.89%) JavaScript
4 224 (18.79%) Retail
5 223 (18.71%) Software Engineering
6 218 (18.29%) Linux
7 215 (18.04%) C++
8 208 (17.45%) C#
8 208 (17.45%) SQL
9 196 (16.44%) HTML
10 193 (16.19%) Finance
11 186 (15.60%) CSS
12 174 (14.60%) C
13 171 (14.35%) Microsoft
14 166 (13.93%) Manufacturing
15 162 (13.59%) .NET
16 161 (13.51%) Computer Science
17 160 (13.42%) Java
18 151 (12.67%) Windows
19 146 (12.25%) MVC
20 139 (11.66%) SQL Server
21 129 (10.82%) SAP
21 129 (10.82%) Marketing
22 126 (10.57%) Project Management
23 117 (9.82%) jQuery
24 112 (9.40%) ASP.NET
24 112 (9.40%) Aerospace
25 109 (9.14%) Git (software)
26 108 (9.06%) PHP
27 105 (8.81%) Electronics

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 62 (5.20%) CMS
2 21 (1.76%) Tomcat
3 19 (1.59%) WordPress
4 17 (1.43%) nginx
5 12 (1.01%) SharePoint
6 10 (0.84%) IIS
7 9 (0.76%) JBoss
8 8 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.50%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.50%) Confluence
10 6 (0.50%) Drupal
10 6 (0.50%) Jetty
11 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.34%) Apache
12 4 (0.34%) SAS
13 3 (0.25%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.25%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 47 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (2.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (2.10%) Simulink
5 24 (2.01%) OmniGraffle
6 22 (1.85%) InDesign
7 8 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.67%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.59%) Stateflow
9 4 (0.34%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.25%) Autodesk Inventor
10 3 (0.25%) SPSS
11 2 (0.17%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.084%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.084%) EPLAN
12 1 (0.084%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.084%) Maya
12 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.084%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 37 (3.10%) Magento
2 29 (2.43%) SAP SD
3 26 (2.18%) SAP MM
4 20 (1.68%) SAP SCM
5 13 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (1.01%) SAP R/3
7 8 (0.67%) Movex
8 7 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
8 7 (0.59%) SAP WM
9 6 (0.50%) BPCS
10 5 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.42%) SAP CO
10 5 (0.42%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
11 4 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
11 4 (0.34%) SAP PP
11 4 (0.34%) SAP SRM
12 3 (0.25%) SAP APO
12 3 (0.25%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 49 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.17%) Datadog
4 12 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (0.84%) SaaS
6 8 (0.67%) PaaS
7 5 (0.42%) Basecamp
7 5 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.34%) AdWords
8 4 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (0.25%) Office 365
10 2 (0.17%) Trello
11 1 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.084%) Force.com
11 1 (0.084%) IaaS
11 1 (0.084%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.20%) Internet
2 35 (2.94%) Firewall
3 28 (2.35%) VoIP
4 23 (1.93%) Ethernet
5 20 (1.68%) TCP/IP
6 17 (1.43%) DNS
7 16 (1.34%) DHCP
7 16 (1.34%) LAN
7 16 (1.34%) Wireless
8 15 (1.26%) WAN
9 10 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (0.84%) SSL
10 9 (0.76%) Modbus
10 9 (0.76%) Profibus
11 7 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (0.59%) RS-232
12 6 (0.50%) FlexRay
13 5 (0.42%) MRTG
13 5 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 99 (8.31%) MySQL
3 51 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 19 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (1.43%) Big Data
6 17 (1.43%) RDBMS
7 15 (1.26%) NoSQL
8 14 (1.17%) MongoDB
8 14 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (0.84%) Power BI
12 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (0.76%) Oracle Exadata
13 8 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 109 (9.14%) Git (software)
2 52 (4.36%) Jenkins
3 42 (3.52%) JIRA
4 36 (3.02%) Selenium
5 30 (2.52%) Subversion
6 25 (2.10%) Axure RP
7 24 (2.01%) Visual Studio
8 21 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (1.43%) Eclipse
9 17 (1.43%) InstallShield
9 17 (1.43%) JUnit
10 13 (1.09%) CANoe
11 12 (1.01%) gulp
12 11 (0.92%) Maven
12 11 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (0.84%) HP UFT
14 9 (0.76%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
14 9 (0.76%) Xcode
15 7 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 224 (18.79%) Retail
2 193 (16.19%) Finance
3 166 (13.93%) Manufacturing
4 129 (10.82%) Marketing
5 112 (9.40%) Aerospace
6 105 (8.81%) Electronics
7 91 (7.63%) Telecoms
8 52 (4.36%) Games
9 46 (3.86%) Advertising
10 37 (3.10%) Publishing
11 15 (1.26%) Billing
11 15 (1.26%) German Language
12 12 (1.01%) French Language
12 12 (1.01%) Military
13 11 (0.92%) Avionics
13 11 (0.92%) Japanese Language
13 11 (0.92%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.76%) Law
15 8 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 343 (28.78%) Developer
2 145 (12.16%) Consultant
3 105 (8.81%) Software Engineer
4 88 (7.38%) Analyst
5 83 (6.96%) SAP Consultant
6 81 (6.80%) .NET Developer
7 78 (6.54%) Junior
8 73 (6.12%) Embedded Engineer
8 73 (6.12%) PHP Developer
9 71 (5.96%) Software Developer
10 63 (5.29%) Senior Developer
11 60 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
12 57 (4.78%) C# Developer
12 57 (4.78%) Project Manager
13 53 (4.45%) Junior Developer
13 53 (4.45%) MySQL Developer
13 53 (4.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 48 (4.03%) C++ Software Engineer
15 46 (3.86%) Web Developer
16 44 (3.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (16.44%) HTML
2 186 (15.60%) CSS
3 162 (13.59%) .NET
4 117 (9.82%) jQuery
5 112 (9.40%) ASP.NET
6 88 (7.38%) XML
7 86 (7.21%) AngularJS
8 82 (6.88%) HTML5
9 78 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 56 (4.70%) CSS3
11 53 (4.45%) Web Services
12 51 (4.28%) Qt
13 44 (3.69%) React
14 40 (3.36%) Node.js
14 40 (3.36%) Spring
15 39 (3.27%) JSON
15 39 (3.27%) REST
16 22 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
17 21 (1.76%) LAMP
17 21 (1.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 161 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 100 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (5.12%) User Experience
4 43 (3.61%) Social Media
5 37 (3.10%) Algorithms
5 37 (3.10%) Data Structures
6 31 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
7 29 (2.43%) FMCG
8 27 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (2.18%) Mobile App
10 25 (2.10%) Management Information System
11 22 (1.85%) Device Driver
12 20 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
13 18 (1.51%) CAN bus
13 18 (1.51%) iPad
14 15 (1.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 15 (1.26%) Robotics
15 12 (1.01%) Data Centre
16 11 (0.92%) iPhone
17 10 (0.84%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 218 (18.29%) Linux
2 151 (12.67%) Windows
3 57 (4.78%) Unix
4 39 (3.27%) Embedded Linux
4 39 (3.27%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.85%) Windows 7
6 33 (2.77%) Solaris
7 31 (2.60%) Android
8 29 (2.43%) Windows 10
9 23 (1.93%) Apple iOS
10 17 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.17%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.59%) Debian
13 7 (0.59%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.084%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (18.71%) Software Engineering
3 146 (12.25%) MVC
4 126 (10.57%) Project Management
5 92 (7.72%) Test Automation
6 86 (7.21%) Scrum
7 83 (6.96%) OO
8 82 (6.88%) Mathematics
9 80 (6.71%) E-Commerce
9 80 (6.71%) Web Development
10 79 (6.63%) Mentoring
11 75 (6.29%) Logistics
12 60 (5.03%) TDD
13 59 (4.95%) SDLC
14 50 (4.19%) Requirements Analysis
15 49 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 48 (4.03%) ERP
17 47 (3.94%) Analytics
17 47 (3.94%) OOP
17 47 (3.94%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 249 (20.89%) JavaScript
2 215 (18.04%) C++
3 208 (17.45%) C#
3 208 (17.45%) SQL
4 174 (14.60%) C
5 160 (13.42%) Java
6 108 (9.06%) PHP
7 96 (8.05%) Python
8 78 (6.54%) Embedded C
9 69 (5.79%) Ruby
10 61 (5.12%) Perl
11 53 (4.45%) Embedded C++
12 37 (3.10%) T-SQL
13 32 (2.68%) MATLAB
14 25 (2.10%) VB
15 22 (1.85%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.85%) VB.NET
16 19 (1.59%) Apple Swift
16 19 (1.59%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 389 (32.63%) Degree
2 69 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (3.61%) HND
4 32 (2.68%) ISEB
5 31 (2.60%) GNVQ
6 30 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (2.43%) ISTQB
8 24 (2.01%) Numerate Degree
9 22 (1.85%) PMI Certification
10 19 (1.59%) PMP
11 16 (1.34%) APMG
11 16 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (1.09%) PhD
12 13 (1.09%) Security Cleared
13 12 (1.01%) SC Cleared
14 11 (0.92%) CCNA
15 9 (0.76%) MCP
16 8 (0.67%) HNC
17 6 (0.50%) MCSE
17 6 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.38%) QA
2 27 (2.27%) PMO
3 24 (2.01%) MISRA
4 13 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.01%) GDPR
5 12 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.84%) SLA
7 9 (0.76%) ISO 26262
8 6 (0.50%) JTAG
8 6 (0.50%) MISRA C
9 3 (0.25%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.17%) IEC 61131
10 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.084%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.084%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.084%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.084%) IASME
11 1 (0.084%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 38 (3.19%) Firmware
2 25 (2.10%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.76%) Docker
4 9 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.084%) MDaemon
8 1 (0.084%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.084%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (1.51%) Puppet
1 18 (1.51%) SCCM
2 16 (1.34%) HAProxy
3 15 (1.26%) Ansible
4 10 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (0.76%) Data Guard
5 9 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (0.59%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.50%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.42%) Cacti
8 5 (0.42%) SmokePing
9 3 (0.25%) Nessus
9 3 (0.25%) Nmap
10 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.17%) WSUS
11 1 (0.084%) rkt
11 1 (0.084%) SCOM
11 1 (0.084%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.084%) Terraform
Vendors
1 171 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 129 (10.82%) SAP
3 48 (4.03%) Apple
4 45 (3.78%) Cisco
5 34 (2.85%) Oracle
5 34 (2.85%) Red Hat
6 32 (2.68%) Adobe
7 23 (1.93%) VMware
8 18 (1.51%) Google
9 14 (1.17%) Tableau
10 11 (0.92%) Green Hills
11 9 (0.76%) IBM
12 7 (0.59%) MathWorks
13 6 (0.50%) Ariba
13 6 (0.50%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.50%) EMC
13 6 (0.50%) HP
13 6 (0.50%) Nintex
13 6 (0.50%) QAD
13 6 (0.50%) Renesas