The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 151 117
Rank change year-on-year +44 -34  
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 136 96 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.67% 1.57% 1.91%
As % of the General category 7.12% 4.18% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 117 67 79
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

Automotive is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1911 2296 2059
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.50% 37.66% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1553 1690 1620
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Automotive as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the West Midlands

Automotive
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automotive in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Automotive in the West Midlands

Automotive
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Automotive in the West Midlands

Automotive
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +16 33 £34,500 -44.80% 1
Birmingham +27 31 £35,000 -2.77% 6
Staffordshire +21 27 £21,500 -48.80% 2
Warwickshire +29 26 £35,750 -14.88% 5
Worcestershire +6 12 £43,750 +6.06% 1
Walsall +5 1 £22,500 -48.86%
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 78 (33.62%) Manufacturing
2 58 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 49 (21.12%) Degree
3 49 (21.12%) jQuery
4 47 (20.26%) Microsoft
5 45 (19.40%) Software Engineering
6 42 (18.10%) Electronics
7 40 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 38 (16.38%) C
8 38 (16.38%) C#
8 38 (16.38%) HTML
8 38 (16.38%) .NET
9 35 (15.09%) Retail
10 34 (14.66%) Mentoring
11 32 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (13.79%) MySQL
11 32 (13.79%) CSS
12 31 (13.36%) PHP
12 31 (13.36%) Git (software)
13 30 (12.93%) Project Management
14 29 (12.50%) Test Automation
15 26 (11.21%) Apple
15 26 (11.21%) C++
15 26 (11.21%) ASP.NET
15 26 (11.21%) E-Commerce
15 26 (11.21%) Magento
15 26 (11.21%) Data Structures
16 24 (10.34%) Windows
16 24 (10.34%) SQL
16 24 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (0.86%) Confluence
1 2 (0.86%) SAS
2 1 (0.43%) IIS
2 1 (0.43%) ThingWorx
2 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.03%) Simulink
2 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.02%) Stateflow
4 5 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.86%) SPSS
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.43%) InDesign
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.43%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 26 (11.21%) Magento
2 9 (3.88%) SAP SD
3 6 (2.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (2.16%) SAP SCM
5 4 (1.72%) SAP MM
5 4 (1.72%) SAP SRM
6 3 (1.29%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.86%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.86%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.43%) Primavera
8 1 (0.43%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.43%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) AdWords
2 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.02%) Ethernet
2 7 (3.02%) Wireless
3 6 (2.59%) DHCP
3 6 (2.59%) DNS
4 5 (2.16%) LAN
4 5 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.72%) WAN
6 3 (1.29%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.29%) Firewall
7 2 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.86%) HTTP
7 2 (0.86%) Internet
7 2 (0.86%) Network Security
7 2 (0.86%) RS-232
7 2 (0.86%) RS-485
7 2 (0.86%) Softphone
8 1 (0.43%) 3G
8 1 (0.43%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.79%) MySQL
3 15 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (6.47%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.16%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.86%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 31 (13.36%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.17%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.74%) CANoe
5 9 (3.88%) Xcode
6 4 (1.72%) JIRA
6 4 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.29%) VectorCAST
8 2 (0.86%) Ranorex
8 2 (0.86%) Selenium
8 2 (0.86%) Subversion
9 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.43%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.43%) JMeter
9 1 (0.43%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 78 (33.62%) Manufacturing
2 42 (18.10%) Electronics
3 35 (15.09%) Retail
4 19 (8.19%) Marketing
5 9 (3.88%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.59%) Finance
7 3 (1.29%) Games
8 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (28.88%) Developer
2 32 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
3 31 (13.36%) MySQL Developer
3 31 (13.36%) PHP Developer
3 31 (13.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 28 (12.07%) Consultant
5 26 (11.21%) Magento Developer
5 26 (11.21%) PHP Magento Developer
6 25 (10.78%) Software Engineer
7 22 (9.48%) .NET Developer
8 19 (8.19%) Graduate
8 19 (8.19%) Junior
9 16 (6.90%) Analyst
9 16 (6.90%) C# Developer
9 16 (6.90%) Embedded Engineer
10 15 (6.47%) Graduate Developer
10 15 (6.47%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
10 15 (6.47%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 15 (6.47%) Junior JavaScript Developer
10 15 (6.47%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (21.12%) jQuery
2 38 (16.38%) .NET
2 38 (16.38%) HTML
3 32 (13.79%) CSS
4 26 (11.21%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.31%) JSON
5 10 (4.31%) SOAP
6 9 (3.88%) Ajax
6 9 (3.88%) iOS SDK
6 9 (3.88%) REST
7 8 (3.45%) XML
8 7 (3.02%) HTML5
9 6 (2.59%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (2.59%) Backbone.js
10 4 (1.72%) Middleware
11 2 (0.86%) COM
11 2 (0.86%) WCF
12 1 (0.43%) CSS3
12 1 (0.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.21%) Data Structures
2 22 (9.48%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.60%) iPhone
4 12 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.31%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.88%) iPad
7 7 (3.02%) CAN bus
8 6 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (2.16%) Social Media
10 4 (1.72%) Infotainment
10 4 (1.72%) Life Science
10 4 (1.72%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.72%) User Experience
11 3 (1.29%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.29%) PMI
11 3 (1.29%) SCADA
12 2 (0.86%) FMCG
12 2 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.34%) Windows
2 13 (5.60%) Android
3 12 (5.17%) Linux
4 9 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.59%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.16%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.72%) VMS
9 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.29%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.40%) Software Engineering
2 34 (14.66%) Mentoring
3 32 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (12.93%) Project Management
5 29 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 26 (11.21%) E-Commerce
7 24 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (8.19%) SDLC
9 17 (7.33%) Scrum
10 16 (6.90%) Presales
11 13 (5.60%) Analytics
11 13 (5.60%) Android Development
11 13 (5.60%) Change Management
11 13 (5.60%) CRM
11 13 (5.60%) iOS Development
11 13 (5.60%) Software Testing
12 12 (5.17%) MVC
13 11 (4.74%) TDD
13 11 (4.74%) Validation
14 10 (4.31%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 58 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 38 (16.38%) C
2 38 (16.38%) C#
3 31 (13.36%) PHP
4 26 (11.21%) C++
5 24 (10.34%) SQL
6 20 (8.62%) Embedded C
7 17 (7.33%) MATLAB
7 17 (7.33%) VB
8 11 (4.74%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.31%) Embedded C++
10 9 (3.88%) Apple Swift
10 9 (3.88%) Java
10 9 (3.88%) Objective-C
11 7 (3.02%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.59%) ABAP
13 3 (1.29%) Python
13 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.29%) VBA
14 2 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (21.12%) Degree
2 18 (7.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (7.76%) HND
2 18 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.90%) GNVQ
4 8 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.59%) ISEB
6 5 (2.16%) CCNA
6 5 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.29%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.86%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.86%) HNC
9 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.31%) QA
2 7 (3.02%) PMO
3 6 (2.59%) MISRA
3 6 (2.59%) SLA
4 3 (1.29%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
5 1 (0.43%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.02%) Firmware
3 3 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.21%) Apple
3 23 (9.91%) SAP
4 10 (4.31%) Green Hills
5 8 (3.45%) Tableau
6 7 (3.02%) Cisco
6 7 (3.02%) Renesas
7 6 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.72%) Ariba
9 3 (1.29%) Google
9 3 (1.29%) QNX
9 3 (1.29%) VMware
10 2 (0.86%) Adobe
10 2 (0.86%) Freescale
10 2 (0.86%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.86%) IBM
10 2 (0.86%) MKS
10 2 (0.86%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.43%) EMC
11 1 (0.43%) Juniper
Warwick, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Act Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lear Corporation
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36,500 - 46,500
Posted: 2 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Hideaway Time-lapse Systems
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus 20 days holiday & bank holidays
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Car, and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago