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

Automotive
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 502 460 466
Rank change year-on-year -42 +6 +52
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 795 1,122 1,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.65% 0.64%
As % of the General category 1.45% 1.58% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 555 941 974
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,000 £68,750 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 54,643 70,898 72,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.05% 41.26% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41,032 55,082 56,588
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -1.16%

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 June 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 June 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 -59 714 £49,440 +9.87% 456
UK excluding London -75 598 £45,000 - 446
Midlands -41 169 £45,000 +5.88% 122
London +127 168 £70,000 +12.00% 41
West Midlands -41 140 £45,000 +5.88% 80
South East -53 135 £45,000 -10.00% 108
North of England -52 126 £45,000 +20.00% 71
North West -17 89 £43,750 +12.90% 34
East of England +47 75 £48,750 +2.63% 52
South West -9 39 £55,000 +29.41% 63
Scotland +24 34 £45,000 +15.38% 17
East Midlands +12 29 £42,500 +8.28% 42
Yorkshire -26 27 £45,000 +28.57% 26
Wales +32 19 £30,000 -29.41% 12
North East +9 10 £37,500 -9.64% 11
Northern Ireland -27 1 £25,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 June 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.

1 225 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (20.75%) Degree
3 146 (18.36%) Software Engineering
4 142 (17.86%) C
5 132 (16.60%) HTML
6 121 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
7 117 (14.72%) Retail
8 111 (13.96%) JavaScript
8 111 (13.96%) Linux
9 109 (13.71%) Microsoft
10 108 (13.58%) Analytics
11 106 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
12 105 (13.21%) Java
13 101 (12.70%) CSS
14 94 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
15 93 (11.70%) C#
16 88 (11.07%) Windows
17 87 (10.94%) Python
18 84 (10.57%) C++
19 83 (10.44%) SQL
19 83 (10.44%) Node.js
20 81 (10.19%) Finance
21 80 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
22 79 (9.94%) Git (software)
23 75 (9.43%) Google Cloud Platform
24 73 (9.18%) Google
25 71 (8.93%) Project Management
25 71 (8.93%) Manufacturing
26 70 (8.81%) SQL Server
27 68 (8.55%) .NET

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 29 (3.65%) Confluence
2 16 (2.01%) CMS
3 15 (1.89%) Apache
4 11 (1.38%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (0.88%) JBoss
6 6 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.50%) Mule
7 4 (0.50%) nginx
8 3 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.38%) WordPress
9 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.13%) Site Server
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (2.89%) Simulink
4 20 (2.52%) CATIA
5 16 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.26%) Stateflow
7 9 (1.13%) TargetLink
8 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.75%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.50%) InDesign
10 4 (0.50%) Sketch
11 3 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.25%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.25%) Doxygen
12 2 (0.25%) InVision
12 2 (0.25%) Windchill
13 1 (0.13%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 12 (1.51%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (1.13%) NetSuite
3 8 (1.01%) ENOVIA
4 6 (0.75%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.50%) Magento
5 4 (0.50%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.25%) SAP MDG
7 2 (0.25%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.25%) SAP PLM
7 2 (0.25%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.13%) SAP GTS
8 1 (0.13%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 121 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 75 (9.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 67 (8.43%) Serverless
5 20 (2.52%) Office 365
6 15 (1.89%) Power Platform
7 14 (1.76%) SaaS
8 9 (1.13%) Heroku
9 8 (1.01%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.75%) GitHub
12 3 (0.38%) Amazon Alexa
12 3 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.38%) CloudSense
12 3 (0.38%) Google Play
12 3 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.38%) npm
12 3 (0.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.25%) AdWords
13 2 (0.25%) Dialogflow
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.03%) Internet
2 29 (3.65%) Firewall
3 15 (1.89%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.76%) Network Security
5 13 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.51%) DNS
6 12 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (1.38%) DHCP
8 10 (1.26%) Wireless
9 7 (0.88%) RS-485
9 7 (0.88%) SSH
10 6 (0.75%) Bluetooth
10 6 (0.75%) FlexRay
10 6 (0.75%) RS-232
10 6 (0.75%) WAN
11 5 (0.63%) HTTP
11 5 (0.63%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.63%) VPN
12 4 (0.50%) LAN
12 4 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 65 (8.18%) Big Data
3 24 (3.02%) MySQL
4 23 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (2.01%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.89%) Power BI
8 13 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.38%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.13%) Redis
11 8 (1.01%) OLAP
12 7 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.38%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 79 (9.94%) Git (software)
2 59 (7.42%) JIRA
3 22 (2.77%) Jenkins
3 22 (2.77%) Rational DOORS
4 17 (2.14%) Polyspace
5 16 (2.01%) VectorCAST
6 12 (1.51%) CANoe
6 12 (1.51%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.38%) Eclipse
7 11 (1.38%) Subversion
8 10 (1.26%) gulp
8 10 (1.26%) Selenium
9 9 (1.13%) Mocha
10 8 (1.01%) Axure RP
11 7 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.88%) Gradle
11 7 (0.88%) JIRA Agile
11 7 (0.88%) webpack
12 5 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
12 5 (0.63%) Sinon.JS
General
1 117 (14.72%) Retail
2 81 (10.19%) Finance
3 71 (8.93%) Manufacturing
4 65 (8.18%) Aerospace
5 57 (7.17%) Marketing
6 39 (4.91%) Electronics
7 38 (4.78%) Telecoms
8 24 (3.02%) Games
9 19 (2.39%) Law
10 15 (1.89%) Publishing
11 5 (0.63%) Avionics
11 5 (0.63%) German Language
11 5 (0.63%) Military
12 4 (0.50%) Advertising
12 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.38%) Banking
13 3 (0.38%) French Language
13 3 (0.38%) Legal
14 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 179 (22.52%) Developer
2 86 (10.82%) Software Engineer
3 73 (9.18%) Analyst
4 57 (7.17%) Embedded Engineer
5 52 (6.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 47 (5.91%) Designer
7 40 (5.03%) Architect
8 39 (4.91%) Java Developer
9 37 (4.65%) Software Developer
10 32 (4.03%) Consultant
10 32 (4.03%) Senior Developer
11 30 (3.77%) Interface Designer
12 29 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
13 26 (3.27%) Business Analyst
14 24 (3.02%) Lead Developer
15 23 (2.89%) Cloud Architect
15 23 (2.89%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 18 (2.26%) .NET Developer
17 17 (2.14%) C# Developer
17 17 (2.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (16.60%) HTML
2 101 (12.70%) CSS
3 83 (10.44%) Node.js
4 68 (8.55%) .NET
5 67 (8.43%) RESTful
6 62 (7.80%) HTML5
7 37 (4.65%) AngularJS
8 27 (3.40%) React
9 26 (3.27%) Spring
10 25 (3.14%) jQuery
10 25 (3.14%) Web Services
11 23 (2.89%) ASP.NET
12 20 (2.52%) Laravel
12 20 (2.52%) Vue.js
13 17 (2.14%) REST
14 15 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (1.76%) CSS3
16 13 (1.64%) Apache Flex
16 13 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (1.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 106 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (8.43%) User Experience
3 44 (5.53%) Algorithms
4 35 (4.40%) Smart City
5 33 (4.15%) Cloud Native
6 30 (3.77%) Mobile App
7 29 (3.65%) Embedded Systems
7 29 (3.65%) Internet of Things
8 28 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
9 24 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
10 18 (2.26%) Driving Licence
11 17 (2.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 17 (2.14%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.64%) Life Science
12 13 (1.64%) Social Media
13 12 (1.51%) Device Driver
13 12 (1.51%) Smartphone
13 12 (1.51%) VHDL
14 10 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 111 (13.96%) Linux
2 88 (11.07%) Windows
3 68 (8.55%) Android
4 49 (6.16%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.52%) Windows Server
6 20 (2.52%) Embedded Linux
6 20 (2.52%) Windows 10
7 18 (2.26%) Unix
8 13 (1.64%) Windows XP
9 12 (1.51%) Tizen
9 12 (1.51%) Windows 2000
9 12 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.38%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.75%) Debian
12 6 (0.75%) FreeRTOS
13 3 (0.38%) SafeRTOS
13 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (18.36%) Software Engineering
3 108 (13.58%) Analytics
4 94 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
5 71 (8.93%) Project Management
6 65 (8.18%) Computer Science
7 61 (7.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 59 (7.42%) TDD
9 57 (7.17%) MVC
10 53 (6.67%) DevOps
10 53 (6.67%) Scrum
11 47 (5.91%) Software Architecture
12 44 (5.53%) Data Analysis
12 44 (5.53%) Decision-Making
12 44 (5.53%) Line Management
12 44 (5.53%) Visualisation
13 43 (5.41%) Front End Development
14 40 (5.03%) IT Strategy
15 39 (4.91%) Data Analytics
15 39 (4.91%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 142 (17.86%) C
2 111 (13.96%) JavaScript
3 105 (13.21%) Java
4 93 (11.70%) C#
5 87 (10.94%) Python
6 84 (10.57%) C++
7 83 (10.44%) SQL
8 35 (4.40%) PHP
9 31 (3.90%) Embedded C
10 27 (3.40%) Assembly Language
11 20 (2.52%) T-SQL
12 18 (2.26%) MATLAB
13 17 (2.14%) ES6
14 16 (2.01%) Ada
15 14 (1.76%) Java 8
16 13 (1.64%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.64%) Ruby
17 10 (1.26%) Embedded C++
17 10 (1.26%) TypeScript
17 10 (1.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 165 (20.75%) Degree
2 47 (5.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.26%) SC Cleared
3 18 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.88%) CCNA
6 7 (0.88%) PhD
7 6 (0.75%) MCP
7 6 (0.75%) PMP
8 5 (0.63%) HNC
8 5 (0.63%) HND
8 5 (0.63%) MCITP
8 5 (0.63%) MCSE
9 4 (0.50%) MCSA
9 4 (0.50%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.38%) CCNP
10 3 (0.38%) CIPD
10 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.30%) QA
2 23 (2.89%) ISO 26262
3 19 (2.39%) IEC 61508
4 18 (2.26%) MISRA
5 9 (1.13%) MISRA C
5 9 (1.13%) SLA
6 8 (1.01%) IEC 62304
7 7 (0.88%) JTAG
7 7 (0.88%) PMO
8 3 (0.38%) HAZOP
8 3 (0.38%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.25%) GDPR
9 2 (0.25%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 15765
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 38 (4.78%) Docker
3 16 (2.01%) Firmware
4 9 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.38%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.38%) XenApp
7 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
8 1 (0.13%) NFS
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (2.14%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.51%) SCCM
3 10 (1.26%) Ansible
4 7 (0.88%) SCOM
4 7 (0.88%) Terraform
5 5 (0.63%) WSUS
6 4 (0.50%) HP ALM
6 4 (0.50%) Packer
6 4 (0.50%) Puppet
7 3 (0.38%) Kibana
7 3 (0.38%) logstash
7 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.25%) yum
9 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 109 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 73 (9.18%) Google
3 40 (5.03%) SAP
4 23 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.14%) Adobe
6 14 (1.76%) QNX
7 13 (1.64%) Oracle
8 12 (1.51%) MKS
8 12 (1.51%) Sitecore
8 12 (1.51%) VMware
9 10 (1.26%) Xamarin
10 9 (1.13%) Cisco
10 9 (1.13%) MathWorks
11 8 (1.01%) IFS
12 7 (0.88%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.88%) Tableau
13 6 (0.75%) HP
14 5 (0.63%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 4 (0.50%) Facebook
15 4 (0.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud