Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 401 492 441
Rank change year-on-year +91 -51 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 968 209 934
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.44% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.32% 0.86% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 485 163 661
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,750 £40,875 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £59,375 £68,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

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 73,061 24,377 75,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 58.66% 50.89% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 44,634 19,641 58,019
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,617 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,029 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.49% +4.82% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Automotive.

Salary trend for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Automotive over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the UK

Automotive
Top 17 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 17 October 2021. 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 +115 859 £53,000 +6.00% 480
UK excluding London +58 654 £48,000 +1.05% 444
South East +41 258 £50,000 +17.65% 104
London -58 234 £75,000 +11.11% 56
Work from Home -88 219 £60,000 +17.07% 58
Midlands -45 120 £50,000 +11.11% 140
East of England -17 105 £40,000 -17.95% 58
North of England -79 95 £47,500 +2.70% 84
West Midlands -57 91 £53,000 +17.78% 101
North West -52 53 £57,500 +9.52% 48
South West -62 37 £45,000 -10.00% 38
Scotland -75 36 £62,500 +38.89% 13
East Midlands -57 29 £42,500 -5.56% 38
Yorkshire -87 26 £40,000 -13.51% 29
North East -28 16 £51,250 +36.67% 7
Wales - 6 £56,250 - 8
Northern Ireland -53 1 £52,500 +5.00%

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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.

1 259 (26.76%) Social Skills
2 238 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (21.90%) Retail
4 208 (21.49%) Python
4 208 (21.49%) AWS
5 187 (19.32%) Finance
6 174 (17.98%) Degree
7 166 (17.15%) Software Engineering
7 166 (17.15%) Problem-Solving
8 163 (16.84%) JavaScript
9 161 (16.63%) Azure
10 127 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
11 125 (12.91%) Docker
12 114 (11.78%) Microsoft
13 112 (11.57%) Manufacturing
14 106 (10.95%) DevOps
15 105 (10.85%) Windows
16 104 (10.74%) HTML
17 102 (10.54%) Microservices
18 100 (10.33%) Project Management
19 99 (10.23%) C#
19 99 (10.23%) SQL
20 98 (10.12%) CSS
21 96 (9.92%) .NET
22 94 (9.71%) SQL Server
23 92 (9.50%) C++
23 92 (9.50%) Algorithms
24 91 (9.40%) Google
25 90 (9.30%) Kubernetes
26 89 (9.19%) Django

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 27 (2.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (0.93%) Confluence
4 8 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.62%) CMS
5 6 (0.62%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.52%) IIS
6 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Fuse
6 5 (0.52%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.21%) WordPress
9 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.10%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.10%) JBoss
9 1 (0.10%) Kentico
9 1 (0.10%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 59 (6.10%) Simulink
2 42 (4.34%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
4 19 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (1.24%) Photoshop
7 10 (1.03%) SOLIDWORKS
8 9 (0.93%) Maya
8 9 (0.93%) MS Visio
9 8 (0.83%) Adobe After Effects
9 8 (0.83%) Figma
10 7 (0.72%) InDesign
11 6 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.62%) Sketch
12 5 (0.52%) Adobe XD
13 3 (0.31%) Stateflow
14 2 (0.21%) NUKE
15 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.72%) Magento
2 7 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.62%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 6 (0.62%) Shopify
4 5 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.31%) Maximo
5 3 (0.31%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 208 (21.49%) AWS
2 161 (16.63%) Azure
3 81 (8.37%) SaaS
4 67 (6.92%) GCP
5 59 (6.10%) Serverless
6 44 (4.55%) Power Platform
7 32 (3.31%) Amazon S3
7 32 (3.31%) Microsoft 365
8 29 (3.00%) Amazon ECS
9 28 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
10 26 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
10 26 (2.69%) CloudFront
11 23 (2.38%) Cloudflare
12 21 (2.17%) Google Analytics
13 17 (1.76%) GitHub
13 17 (1.76%) Google Compute Engine
14 16 (1.65%) PaaS
15 13 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (1.34%) Azure Functions
15 13 (1.34%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.03%) DNS
2 26 (2.69%) AMQP
3 25 (2.58%) Firewall
4 23 (2.38%) Internet
5 12 (1.24%) LAN
5 12 (1.24%) VoIP
6 11 (1.14%) HTTP
6 11 (1.14%) SAN
7 10 (1.03%) WAN
8 9 (0.93%) VLAN
9 8 (0.83%) VPN
10 7 (0.72%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.72%) FlexRay
10 7 (0.72%) NAS
10 7 (0.72%) WebEx
10 7 (0.72%) Wireless
11 6 (0.62%) RS-232
12 5 (0.52%) DHCP
12 5 (0.52%) GSM
13 4 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 68 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (4.34%) Big Data
4 40 (4.13%) Amazon RDS
5 37 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (3.62%) MySQL
6 35 (3.62%) Power BI
7 33 (3.41%) Redis
8 30 (3.10%) NoSQL
9 29 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 28 (2.89%) Oracle Database
11 26 (2.69%) Amazon Athena
12 23 (2.38%) Relational Database
12 23 (2.38%) Tableau
13 15 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
13 15 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
14 14 (1.45%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (1.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 81 (8.37%) Git (software)
2 66 (6.82%) JIRA
3 41 (4.24%) Selenium
4 26 (2.69%) GitLab
4 26 (2.69%) Jenkins
5 23 (2.38%) CircleCI
6 20 (2.07%) Rational DOORS
7 16 (1.65%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.24%) Postman
9 8 (0.83%) Maven
10 7 (0.72%) Subversion
10 7 (0.72%) webpack
11 6 (0.62%) GCC
11 6 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
12 5 (0.52%) eggPlant
12 5 (0.52%) gulp
13 4 (0.41%) CMake
13 4 (0.41%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (0.41%) WATIR
General
1 259 (26.76%) Social Skills
2 212 (21.90%) Retail
3 187 (19.32%) Finance
4 127 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
5 112 (11.57%) Manufacturing
6 66 (6.82%) Banking
7 64 (6.61%) Aerospace
8 61 (6.30%) Marketing
9 57 (5.89%) Presentation Skills
10 50 (5.17%) Public Sector
11 42 (4.34%) Electronics
12 33 (3.41%) Advertising
12 33 (3.41%) Publishing
13 28 (2.89%) Telecoms
14 21 (2.17%) Games
15 15 (1.55%) Influencing Skills
16 14 (1.45%) Financial Institution
17 12 (1.24%) Documentation Skills
18 10 (1.03%) Legal
18 10 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 273 (28.20%) Developer
2 94 (9.71%) Architect
3 89 (9.19%) Senior Developer
4 70 (7.23%) Analyst
5 69 (7.13%) Python Developer
6 65 (6.71%) Software Engineer
7 48 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
8 42 (4.34%) Project Manager
9 41 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
10 40 (4.13%) .NET Developer
10 40 (4.13%) AWS Architect
11 38 (3.93%) AWS Solutions Architect
11 38 (3.93%) Embedded Engineer
12 36 (3.72%) Django Developer
12 36 (3.72%) Junior
12 36 (3.72%) Python/Django Developer
13 34 (3.51%) Senior Python Developer
14 30 (3.10%) Cloud Engineer
14 30 (3.10%) Software Developer
15 29 (3.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (10.74%) HTML
2 98 (10.12%) CSS
3 96 (9.92%) .NET
4 89 (9.19%) Django
5 84 (8.68%) React
6 70 (7.23%) Web Services
7 60 (6.20%) Flask
8 51 (5.27%) AngularJS
9 50 (5.17%) Node.js
10 40 (4.13%) SQLAlchemy
11 37 (3.82%) Celery
11 37 (3.82%) pytest
12 35 (3.62%) .NET Core
12 35 (3.62%) HTML5
13 28 (2.89%) REST
13 28 (2.89%) Vue.js
14 27 (2.79%) CSS3
15 26 (2.69%) FastAPI
15 26 (2.69%) WebSockets
16 25 (2.58%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.50%) Algorithms
2 86 (8.88%) Life Science
2 86 (8.88%) Renewable Energy
3 65 (6.71%) User Experience
4 64 (6.61%) Public Cloud
5 51 (5.27%) Self-Motivation
6 43 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
7 33 (3.41%) FMCG
8 31 (3.20%) Mobile App
9 29 (3.00%) Embedded Systems
10 27 (2.79%) Management Information System
11 26 (2.69%) Cloud Native
11 26 (2.69%) Video\Live Streaming
12 23 (2.38%) Video on Demand
13 22 (2.27%) Industry 4.0
14 21 (2.17%) Internet of Things
15 20 (2.07%) Derivative
16 19 (1.96%) Data Centre
16 19 (1.96%) Driving Licence
16 19 (1.96%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 105 (10.85%) Windows
2 40 (4.13%) Linux
3 37 (3.82%) Android
4 36 (3.72%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.55%) Windows Server 2016
6 11 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.93%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.72%) VMS
10 5 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.52%) Unix
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.10%) MVS
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (17.15%) Problem-Solving
2 166 (17.15%) Software Engineering
3 106 (10.95%) DevOps
4 102 (10.54%) Microservices
5 100 (10.33%) Project Management
6 83 (8.57%) Computer Science
7 79 (8.16%) Analytics
8 77 (7.95%) Coaching
9 70 (7.23%) Fintech
10 69 (7.13%) E-Commerce
10 69 (7.13%) Scrum
11 63 (6.51%) OO
12 62 (6.40%) Presales
13 60 (6.20%) TDD
14 59 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 59 (6.10%) Data Science
15 58 (5.99%) Validation
16 55 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (5.27%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 208 (21.49%) Python
2 163 (16.84%) JavaScript
3 99 (10.23%) C#
3 99 (10.23%) SQL
4 92 (9.50%) C++
5 83 (8.57%) Java
6 60 (6.20%) C
7 54 (5.58%) MATLAB
8 31 (3.20%) Kotlin
9 30 (3.10%) PHP
10 26 (2.69%) TypeScript
11 19 (1.96%) PowerShell
12 18 (1.86%) Bash Shell
13 17 (1.76%) VB
14 15 (1.55%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.24%) Embedded C
15 12 (1.24%) ES6
15 12 (1.24%) Java 11
16 11 (1.14%) ES7
17 10 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 174 (17.98%) Degree
2 37 (3.82%) AWS Certification
3 25 (2.58%) Master's Degree
4 22 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.34%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.03%) HND
8 8 (0.83%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
9 7 (0.72%) HNC
9 7 (0.72%) MCSA
9 7 (0.72%) PhD
9 7 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.62%) IIBA
10 6 (0.62%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.52%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.41%) ACCA
12 4 (0.41%) ISEB
12 4 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.68%) QA
2 24 (2.48%) ISO 26262
3 10 (1.03%) Accessibility
3 10 (1.03%) SLA
4 9 (0.93%) MISRA
5 7 (0.72%) GDPR
6 5 (0.52%) HAZOP
6 5 (0.52%) IEC 61508
6 5 (0.52%) PMO
7 4 (0.41%) GMP
7 4 (0.41%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.41%) MISRA C
8 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.31%) NEBOSH
9 2 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.21%) DO-178B
System Software
1 125 (12.91%) Docker
2 74 (7.64%) Active Directory
3 30 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.83%) Firmware
7 5 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.41%) NFS
9 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.31%) vSphere
10 1 (0.10%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 90 (9.30%) Kubernetes
2 42 (4.34%) Terraform
3 32 (3.31%) Ansible
4 21 (2.17%) Puppet
5 19 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.72%) Packer
7 6 (0.62%) SCOM
8 5 (0.52%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.41%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 4 (0.41%) Grafana
9 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.41%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.41%) SCCM
9 4 (0.41%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.21%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.21%) Rancher
11 2 (0.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 114 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 91 (9.40%) Google
3 51 (5.27%) Oracle
3 51 (5.27%) VMware
4 23 (2.38%) Cisco
5 22 (2.27%) Adobe
5 22 (2.27%) SAP
6 19 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.86%) EMC
8 14 (1.45%) Cadence
9 13 (1.34%) Altera
9 13 (1.34%) Xilinx
10 12 (1.24%) IBM
11 10 (1.03%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.03%) HP
11 10 (1.03%) Teradata
12 8 (0.83%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.72%) Intel
13 7 (0.72%) MathWorks
14 5 (0.52%) Synopsys