Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 428 501 467
Rank change year-on-year +73 -34 +36
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 1269 1045 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.55% 0.62%
As % of the General category 1.61% 1.29% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 882 1102
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 78852 81123 98702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.07% 42.72% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 57534 66056 78854
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +61 1219 £45,000 - 51
UK excluding London +68 934 £42,500 - 45
London +74 301 £60,000 +4.35% 7
Midlands +48 286 £36,000 -10.00% 9
West Midlands +73 268 £36,000 -4.00% 5
South East +20 241 £45,000 - 9
North of England +107 213 £37,500 -11.76% 6
East of England +24 148 £47,000 +10.59% 14
North West +76 136 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Scotland +42 63 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +28 45 £37,500 -11.76% 4
South West -21 34 £42,500 +12.58% 6
North East +30 31 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands -8 20 £45,000 -1.37% 4
Wales +19 6 £23,000 -49.17% 1
Northern Ireland -22 1 £40,000 -42.86%

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 415 (32.70%) Degree
2 328 (25.85%) Retail
3 282 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 253 (19.94%) JavaScript
5 248 (19.54%) SQL
6 212 (16.71%) Software Engineering
7 210 (16.55%) HTML
8 207 (16.31%) Linux
9 200 (15.76%) CSS
10 195 (15.37%) C++
11 183 (14.42%) Finance
12 177 (13.95%) C#
13 176 (13.87%) Manufacturing
14 174 (13.71%) C
15 169 (13.32%) SAP
16 167 (13.16%) Java
17 146 (11.51%) Microsoft
18 145 (11.43%) Computer Science
19 144 (11.35%) Windows
20 140 (11.03%) PHP
21 139 (10.95%) Marketing
22 138 (10.87%) .NET
23 133 (10.48%) jQuery
24 126 (9.93%) SQL Server
25 125 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
26 121 (9.54%) MVC
27 104 (8.20%) Python
27 104 (8.20%) Mentoring
28 103 (8.12%) Project Management
29 100 (7.88%) Git (software)

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 54 (4.26%) CMS
2 28 (2.21%) nginx
2 28 (2.21%) WordPress
3 14 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 13 (1.02%) IIS
5 11 (0.87%) Apache Spark
5 11 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (0.71%) Apache
6 9 (0.71%) Confluence
7 8 (0.63%) SAS
8 6 (0.47%) Drupal
8 6 (0.47%) JBoss
8 6 (0.47%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.16%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.16%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.079%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 38 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (2.68%) Simulink
3 28 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 23 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (1.58%) OmniGraffle
6 17 (1.34%) InDesign
7 11 (0.87%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.71%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (0.39%) Stateflow
11 2 (0.16%) CATIA
11 2 (0.16%) Maya
11 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.16%) SPSS
12 1 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.079%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.079%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.079%) PTC Creo
12 1 (0.079%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 44 (3.47%) SAP SD
2 40 (3.15%) Magento
3 25 (1.97%) SAP S/4HANA
4 20 (1.58%) SAP SCM
5 19 (1.50%) SAP MM
6 16 (1.26%) SAP PP
7 10 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.79%) SAP MDG
7 10 (0.79%) SAP MDM
8 8 (0.63%) Movex
8 8 (0.63%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.63%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.55%) BPCS
9 7 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.55%) SAP WM
10 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.24%) SAP PLM
10 3 (0.24%) SAP R/3
11 2 (0.16%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.95%) npm
4 11 (0.87%) SaaS
5 10 (0.79%) AdWords
6 9 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.55%) PaaS
9 6 (0.47%) Basecamp
9 6 (0.47%) Datadog
10 5 (0.39%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.39%) Office 365
11 4 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.32%) Trello
12 3 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
13 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.079%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.62%) Internet
2 26 (2.05%) Firewall
3 19 (1.50%) Ethernet
3 19 (1.50%) VoIP
4 18 (1.42%) SSL
5 16 (1.26%) LAN
5 16 (1.26%) WAN
6 15 (1.18%) Wireless
7 13 (1.02%) DNS
8 12 (0.95%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.87%) DHCP
10 10 (0.79%) FlexRay
11 8 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.63%) SSH
12 7 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (0.55%) Modbus
13 6 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (0.47%) MRTG
13 6 (0.47%) Network Security
13 6 (0.47%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 91 (7.17%) MySQL
3 44 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (3.07%) NoSQL
5 32 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 20 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (1.42%) Big Data
8 18 (1.42%) Power BI
9 16 (1.26%) MongoDB
10 15 (1.18%) Oracle Database
10 15 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.02%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
12 12 (0.95%) Oracle Exadata
12 12 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 100 (7.88%) Git (software)
2 44 (3.47%) JIRA
3 43 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 36 (2.84%) Subversion
5 33 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 29 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (1.81%) Selenium
8 21 (1.65%) Axure RP
9 18 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
11 11 (0.87%) HP UFT
11 11 (0.87%) JUnit
12 10 (0.79%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (0.71%) gulp
13 9 (0.71%) Xcode
14 8 (0.63%) CANoe
14 8 (0.63%) ClearCase
14 8 (0.63%) InstallShield
14 8 (0.63%) Robot Framework
General
1 328 (25.85%) Retail
2 183 (14.42%) Finance
3 176 (13.87%) Manufacturing
4 139 (10.95%) Marketing
5 97 (7.64%) Electronics
6 96 (7.57%) Aerospace
7 82 (6.46%) Telecoms
8 61 (4.81%) Advertising
9 54 (4.26%) Games
10 39 (3.07%) Publishing
11 22 (1.73%) Law
12 19 (1.50%) German Language
13 17 (1.34%) French Language
14 16 (1.26%) Japanese Language
15 15 (1.18%) Billing
16 14 (1.10%) Multimedia
17 12 (0.95%) Banking
18 11 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (0.63%) Military
20 5 (0.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 344 (27.11%) Developer
2 178 (14.03%) Consultant
3 111 (8.75%) SAP Consultant
4 109 (8.59%) Software Engineer
5 85 (6.70%) Analyst
6 78 (6.15%) PHP Developer
7 75 (5.91%) Junior
8 62 (4.89%) Embedded Engineer
8 62 (4.89%) Software Developer
9 55 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 53 (4.18%) Project Manager
11 51 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 48 (3.78%) Senior Developer
13 47 (3.70%) Junior Developer
13 47 (3.70%) Web Developer
14 46 (3.62%) MySQL Developer
14 46 (3.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 44 (3.47%) Architect
16 43 (3.39%) SAP SD Consultant
17 41 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (16.55%) HTML
2 200 (15.76%) CSS
3 138 (10.87%) .NET
4 133 (10.48%) jQuery
5 97 (7.64%) ASP.NET
6 93 (7.33%) HTML5
7 75 (5.91%) AngularJS
8 68 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (4.49%) XML
10 53 (4.18%) CSS3
11 52 (4.10%) React
12 51 (4.02%) Web Services
13 44 (3.47%) Qt
14 39 (3.07%) JSON
14 39 (3.07%) Node.js
15 35 (2.76%) REST
15 35 (2.76%) Sass
16 31 (2.44%) Spring
17 27 (2.13%) LESS
18 26 (2.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 145 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 125 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (5.59%) User Experience
4 48 (3.78%) Social Media
5 45 (3.55%) FMCG
6 32 (2.52%) Algorithms
6 32 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
8 29 (2.29%) Mobile App
9 27 (2.13%) Data Structures
10 25 (1.97%) Management Information System
11 21 (1.65%) Life Science
12 16 (1.26%) PMI
13 12 (0.95%) CAN bus
13 12 (0.95%) Data Centre
13 12 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
13 12 (0.95%) Driving Licence
14 11 (0.87%) Device Driver
15 10 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 10 (0.79%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 207 (16.31%) Linux
2 144 (11.35%) Windows
3 47 (3.70%) Unix
4 36 (2.84%) Windows Server
5 28 (2.21%) Android
6 26 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 25 (1.97%) Apple iOS
8 23 (1.81%) Embedded Linux
9 18 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (1.18%) Solaris
11 14 (1.10%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.87%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.55%) Debian
14 7 (0.55%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.24%) VxWorks
16 2 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.079%) CentOS
17 1 (0.079%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (16.71%) Software Engineering
3 121 (9.54%) MVC
4 104 (8.20%) Mentoring
5 103 (8.12%) Project Management
6 96 (7.57%) Web Development
7 90 (7.09%) Scrum
8 87 (6.86%) Mathematics
9 75 (5.91%) Logistics
10 74 (5.83%) E-Commerce
10 74 (5.83%) OO
11 70 (5.52%) SDLC
12 62 (4.89%) TDD
13 61 (4.81%) DevOps
14 60 (4.73%) Test Automation
15 55 (4.33%) Physics
15 55 (4.33%) Requirements Analysis
16 49 (3.86%) Digital Marketing
16 49 (3.86%) Front End Development
17 48 (3.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 253 (19.94%) JavaScript
2 248 (19.54%) SQL
3 195 (15.37%) C++
4 177 (13.95%) C#
5 174 (13.71%) C
6 167 (13.16%) Java
7 140 (11.03%) PHP
8 104 (8.20%) Python
9 59 (4.65%) Embedded C
10 43 (3.39%) Perl
11 42 (3.31%) Embedded C++
12 40 (3.15%) MATLAB
13 39 (3.07%) T-SQL
14 37 (2.92%) Ruby
15 21 (1.65%) R
16 19 (1.50%) Apple Swift
16 19 (1.50%) Scala
17 17 (1.34%) VB.NET
18 16 (1.26%) Bash Shell
19 15 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 415 (32.70%) Degree
2 57 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (2.05%) PMI Certification
4 23 (1.81%) ISEB
5 22 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (1.65%) HND
7 20 (1.58%) GNVQ
7 20 (1.58%) Numerate Degree
8 19 (1.50%) ISTQB
9 14 (1.10%) Security Cleared
10 13 (1.02%) PMP
11 12 (0.95%) SC Cleared
12 11 (0.87%) PhD
13 10 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.63%) HNC
15 7 (0.55%) APMG
15 7 (0.55%) CCNA
16 6 (0.47%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.47%) MCP
16 6 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.99%) QA
2 30 (2.36%) MISRA
3 20 (1.58%) ISO 26262
4 19 (1.50%) PMO
5 18 (1.42%) GDPR
5 18 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (1.42%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.63%) MISRA C
7 7 (0.55%) SLA
8 3 (0.24%) GCP
8 3 (0.24%) JTAG
8 3 (0.24%) PSD2
9 2 (0.16%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.079%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.079%) IASME
10 1 (0.079%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.079%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
10 1 (0.079%) TickIT
System Software
1 24 (1.89%) Firmware
2 16 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.71%) Docker
5 8 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.39%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.079%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (1.97%) Puppet
2 21 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.34%) HAProxy
4 16 (1.26%) Ansible
5 12 (0.95%) Data Guard
5 12 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
6 11 (0.87%) SCCM
7 7 (0.55%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.47%) Cacti
8 6 (0.47%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.47%) SmokePing
9 4 (0.32%) Terraform
10 3 (0.24%) Nessus
10 3 (0.24%) Nmap
11 1 (0.079%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.079%) SCOM
11 1 (0.079%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.079%) WSUS
Vendors
1 169 (13.32%) SAP
2 146 (11.51%) Microsoft
3 35 (2.76%) Apple
4 31 (2.44%) Cisco
4 31 (2.44%) Oracle
5 21 (1.65%) Adobe
5 21 (1.65%) VMware
6 17 (1.34%) Google
6 17 (1.34%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.18%) Tableau
8 12 (0.95%) IBM
9 9 (0.71%) MathWorks
10 8 (0.63%) CheckPoint
10 8 (0.63%) EMC
11 7 (0.55%) Green Hills
11 7 (0.55%) QAD
12 6 (0.47%) Meraki
12 6 (0.47%) Nintex
12 6 (0.47%) Polycom
12 6 (0.47%) Zend