Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 450 469 545
Rank change year-on-year +19 +76 -47
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1,146 1,027 1,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.60% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.56% 1.44% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 979 915 899
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,974 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 73,628 71,381 91,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.52% 41.50% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 57,717 57,333 74,033
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £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 19 April 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 19 April 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 1,092 £45,000 +5.88% 498
UK excluding London +34 947 £45,000 +9.76% 483
Midlands +7 259 £42,500 +3.66% 204
North of England +93 235 £37,000 -7.50% 73
West Midlands +15 227 £42,500 +4.70% 180
South East -70 196 £47,500 +11.76% 82
London -19 167 £60,000 +14.29% 26
East of England +54 166 £50,000 +14.94% 74
North West +49 128 £40,000 +6.67% 37
South West +38 70 £45,000 +12.50% 40
Yorkshire +47 68 £35,000 -15.66% 23
North East -16 39 £37,000 +5.71% 13
East Midlands -19 32 £47,500 +11.76% 24
Scotland -40 16 £40,000 - 3
Wales +3 8 £41,125 +8.22% 8
Northern Ireland +4 2 - -

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 297 (25.92%) Degree
2 271 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (22.34%) SQL
4 211 (18.41%) JavaScript
5 207 (18.06%) HTML
6 200 (17.45%) C#
7 193 (16.84%) Finance
8 189 (16.49%) CSS
9 177 (15.45%) Software Engineering
10 167 (14.57%) .NET
11 161 (14.05%) Retail
12 154 (13.44%) Java
13 151 (13.18%) Manufacturing
14 150 (13.09%) C++
15 141 (12.30%) Windows
15 141 (12.30%) Linux
16 131 (11.43%) SQL Server
16 131 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
17 121 (10.56%) Computer Science
18 120 (10.47%) MVC
19 118 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
20 117 (10.21%) Microsoft
21 110 (9.60%) C
22 104 (9.08%) Aerospace
23 101 (8.81%) PHP
24 99 (8.64%) ASP.NET
25 96 (8.38%) Self-Motivation
26 93 (8.12%) Electronics
27 85 (7.42%) SDLC
28 83 (7.24%) AngularJS

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 21 (1.83%) JBoss
2 20 (1.75%) nginx
3 12 (1.05%) SAS
4 11 (0.96%) Apache Spark
4 11 (0.96%) Confluence
4 11 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 9 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (0.79%) Tomcat
5 9 (0.79%) WebLogic
6 8 (0.70%) Apache
7 6 (0.52%) CMS
7 6 (0.52%) WordPress
8 5 (0.44%) Apache Geronimo
8 5 (0.44%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.44%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.35%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.26%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.17%) EPiServer
Applications
1 27 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 27 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (2.01%) Simulink
3 15 (1.31%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.70%) OrCAD
6 8 (0.70%) Stateflow
7 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.44%) Weka
9 3 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.26%) CATIA
9 3 (0.26%) InDesign
10 2 (0.17%) Abaqus
10 2 (0.17%) NASTRAN
10 2 (0.17%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.087%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.087%) Maya
11 1 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.75%) Magento
2 13 (1.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 11 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.79%) SAP EHS
4 9 (0.79%) SAP PLM
4 9 (0.79%) SAP VC
5 8 (0.70%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.61%) Movex
7 6 (0.52%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.44%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.44%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.44%) SAP HCM
8 5 (0.44%) SAP PP
9 4 (0.35%) SAP SCM
10 3 (0.26%) SAP R/3
11 2 (0.17%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
11 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 65 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.92%) GitHub
4 15 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (1.05%) Office 365
6 11 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (0.87%) SaaS
8 9 (0.79%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.44%) npm
10 4 (0.35%) IaaS
10 4 (0.35%) PaaS
11 3 (0.26%) Datadog
11 3 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
11 3 (0.26%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.17%) Serverless
12 2 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.53%) Wireless
2 28 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 23 (2.01%) Ethernet
4 18 (1.57%) FlexRay
4 18 (1.57%) SSL
5 16 (1.40%) LAN
5 16 (1.40%) WAN
6 12 (1.05%) Internet
7 11 (0.96%) DNS
8 10 (0.87%) DHCP
9 9 (0.79%) Firewall
10 7 (0.61%) NFC
11 6 (0.52%) Bluetooth
11 6 (0.52%) HTTP
11 6 (0.52%) RS-232
12 5 (0.44%) Intranet
12 5 (0.44%) VPN
12 5 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.26%) Broadband
13 3 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 64 (5.58%) MySQL
3 44 (3.84%) Relational Database
4 37 (3.23%) Big Data
5 36 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (2.36%) Hadoop
6 27 (2.36%) NoSQL
7 24 (2.09%) MongoDB
7 24 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 17 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (1.40%) Semantic Layer
10 16 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.31%) Power BI
11 15 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
12 12 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (0.87%) QlikView
13 10 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 64 (5.58%) Git (software)
2 63 (5.50%) JIRA
3 47 (4.10%) Visual Studio
4 37 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 36 (3.14%) Subversion
6 34 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (2.01%) Selenium
8 17 (1.48%) CANoe
9 16 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 16 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 13 (1.13%) webpack
11 11 (0.96%) Bitbucket
11 11 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (0.87%) Cucumber
12 10 (0.87%) Mocha
13 9 (0.79%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.79%) gulp
13 9 (0.79%) Maven
13 9 (0.79%) SoapUI
General
1 193 (16.84%) Finance
2 161 (14.05%) Retail
3 151 (13.18%) Manufacturing
4 104 (9.08%) Aerospace
5 93 (8.12%) Electronics
6 72 (6.28%) Marketing
7 40 (3.49%) Publishing
8 38 (3.32%) Telecoms
9 30 (2.62%) Advertising
10 18 (1.57%) Games
11 13 (1.13%) Banking
12 11 (0.96%) German Language
13 10 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.70%) French Language
15 7 (0.61%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.52%) Japanese Language
17 4 (0.35%) Digital Economy
17 4 (0.35%) General Ledger
18 3 (0.26%) Law
18 3 (0.26%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 314 (27.40%) Developer
2 117 (10.21%) Analyst
3 102 (8.90%) Software Engineer
4 71 (6.20%) Consultant
5 59 (5.15%) Business Analyst
6 56 (4.89%) .NET Developer
7 55 (4.80%) Senior Developer
8 54 (4.71%) C# Developer
9 51 (4.45%) Embedded Engineer
10 47 (4.10%) Software Developer
11 46 (4.01%) PHP Developer
12 45 (3.93%) Junior
13 44 (3.84%) Architect
14 40 (3.49%) Java Developer
15 39 (3.40%) Junior Developer
16 36 (3.14%) Project Manager
17 33 (2.88%) Test Engineer
18 32 (2.79%) SAP Consultant
19 31 (2.71%) Graduate
20 28 (2.44%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (18.06%) HTML
2 189 (16.49%) CSS
3 167 (14.57%) .NET
4 99 (8.64%) ASP.NET
5 83 (7.24%) AngularJS
6 79 (6.89%) jQuery
7 78 (6.81%) Web Services
8 70 (6.11%) HTML5
9 49 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (4.28%) React
10 44 (3.84%) XML
11 41 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 35 (3.05%) CSS3
12 35 (3.05%) Entity Framework
13 34 (2.97%) Node.js
13 34 (2.97%) Sass
14 33 (2.88%) Spring
15 32 (2.79%) .NET Framework
16 30 (2.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (2.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 121 (10.56%) Computer Science
2 118 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (8.38%) Self-Motivation
4 53 (4.62%) User Experience
5 46 (4.01%) Algorithms
6 32 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (2.71%) Mobile App
8 28 (2.44%) Infotainment
9 27 (2.36%) FMCG
10 23 (2.01%) NHS
11 22 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
12 19 (1.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 12 (1.05%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.05%) Smart Meter
14 11 (0.96%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.87%) Verilog
15 10 (0.87%) VHDL
16 8 (0.70%) Augmented Reality
16 8 (0.70%) Clustering
16 8 (0.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 141 (12.30%) Linux
1 141 (12.30%) Windows
2 34 (2.97%) Windows Server
3 29 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
4 23 (2.01%) Android
5 19 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.57%) Windows 7
7 17 (1.48%) Unix
8 13 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.61%) Debian
12 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.17%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.087%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.087%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.087%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (15.45%) Software Engineering
3 131 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
4 120 (10.47%) MVC
5 85 (7.42%) SDLC
6 79 (6.89%) TDD
6 79 (6.89%) Web Development
7 76 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
7 76 (6.63%) Scrum
7 76 (6.63%) Test Automation
8 70 (6.11%) Logistics
9 65 (5.67%) Analytics
10 62 (5.41%) E-Commerce
11 61 (5.32%) OO
12 58 (5.06%) Mentoring
12 58 (5.06%) Project Management
13 52 (4.54%) Business Analysis
14 50 (4.36%) Mathematics
15 49 (4.28%) Time Management
16 47 (4.10%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 256 (22.34%) SQL
2 211 (18.41%) JavaScript
3 200 (17.45%) C#
4 154 (13.44%) Java
5 150 (13.09%) C++
6 110 (9.60%) C
7 101 (8.81%) PHP
8 79 (6.89%) Python
9 52 (4.54%) T-SQL
10 46 (4.01%) Embedded C
11 29 (2.53%) Embedded C++
12 27 (2.36%) MATLAB
13 24 (2.09%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.22%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.22%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.13%) Apple Swift
16 11 (0.96%) Groovy
16 11 (0.96%) Ruby
16 11 (0.96%) Scala
17 9 (0.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 297 (25.92%) Degree
2 28 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.31%) ISTQB
3 15 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.05%) ISEB
4 12 (1.05%) PhD
5 11 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (0.61%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.52%) CISSP
7 6 (0.52%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.35%) CCA
8 4 (0.35%) CISA
8 4 (0.35%) PMP
9 3 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.28%) QA
2 23 (2.01%) ISO 26262
3 17 (1.48%) MISRA
4 10 (0.87%) PMO
5 9 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.61%) SLA
7 6 (0.52%) Def Stans
7 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.44%) HAZOP
9 4 (0.35%) IEC 61508
9 4 (0.35%) MISRA C
10 3 (0.26%) DO-178B
10 3 (0.26%) GCP
10 3 (0.26%) GDPR
10 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
11 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.087%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.087%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.48%) Docker
3 14 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (1.13%) Firmware
5 9 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.44%) HDFS
7 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.087%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.087%) vSphere
9 1 (0.087%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (1.66%) Puppet
2 17 (1.48%) Ansible
2 17 (1.48%) HAProxy
3 12 (1.05%) Data Guard
4 11 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.96%) SCCM
5 10 (0.87%) Terraform
6 9 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.52%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 5 (0.44%) Foglight
10 3 (0.26%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.26%) Perfmon
10 3 (0.26%) SCOM
10 3 (0.26%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.17%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (10.21%) Microsoft
2 78 (6.81%) SAP
3 50 (4.36%) Google
4 46 (4.01%) Oracle
5 30 (2.62%) Apple
6 26 (2.27%) Tableau
7 22 (1.92%) EMC
7 22 (1.92%) HP
8 20 (1.75%) Dell
9 19 (1.66%) Cisco
10 18 (1.57%) VMware
11 17 (1.48%) White Clarke
12 16 (1.40%) IFS
12 16 (1.40%) Zend
13 15 (1.31%) Adobe
14 11 (0.96%) Twitter
15 10 (0.87%) Altera
15 10 (0.87%) Motorola
15 10 (0.87%) Xilinx
16 7 (0.61%) NetApp