Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 190 144
Rank change year-on-year +80 -46 -31
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 266 167 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.65% 1.46% 1.86%
As % of the General category 7.01% 3.79% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 237 129 130
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
10th Percentile £24,600 £25,000 £25,700
90th Percentile £49,550 £52,550 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3796 4410 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.87% 38.52% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 3403 3201
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Birmingham +39 70 £36,000 - 2
Warwickshire +23 56 £40,000 -13.51%
Staffordshire +45 52 £35,000 - 2
Coventry +40 49 £40,000 +14.29%
Worcestershire -16 11 £43,750 +28.68% 1
Sutton Coldfield +10 1 £23,000 -
Herefordshire -3 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £33,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £42,500 -
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 86 (32.33%) Retail
2 85 (31.95%) JavaScript
3 67 (25.19%) jQuery
4 63 (23.68%) HTML
5 61 (22.93%) Manufacturing
6 58 (21.80%) Electronics
7 57 (21.43%) C
7 57 (21.43%) Degree
8 56 (21.05%) Marketing
8 56 (21.05%) CSS
9 51 (19.17%) PHP
10 49 (18.42%) Software Engineering
10 49 (18.42%) MySQL
11 48 (18.05%) Git (software)
12 47 (17.67%) E-Commerce
13 46 (17.29%) SQL
14 44 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (15.79%) C#
15 42 (15.79%) Microsoft
16 41 (15.41%) Windows
17 40 (15.04%) Magento
18 34 (12.78%) Mentoring
19 32 (12.03%) SQL Server
20 27 (10.15%) Linux
21 26 (9.77%) C++
21 26 (9.77%) Finance
21 26 (9.77%) Data Structures
22 25 (9.40%) MVC
22 25 (9.40%) Apple
22 25 (9.40%) .NET

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 16 (6.02%) WordPress
2 9 (3.38%) CMS
3 7 (2.63%) IIS
4 3 (1.13%) SAS
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (7.89%) Simulink
2 7 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.88%) Stateflow
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 40 (15.04%) Magento
2 7 (2.63%) BPCS
3 2 (0.75%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.38%) Primavera
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.38%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.26%) AdWords
3 3 (1.13%) Office 365
4 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.01%) SSH
2 4 (1.50%) GSM
3 2 (0.75%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.75%) LAN
3 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.38%) DHCP
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.38%) Intranet
4 1 (0.38%) Modbus
4 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.42%) MySQL
2 32 (12.03%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (4.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.88%) Big Data
6 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.38%) Power BI
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 48 (18.05%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.51%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.01%) Xcode
4 7 (2.63%) CANoe
5 6 (2.26%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (1.50%) Subversion
7 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.75%) JIRA
7 2 (0.75%) Redmine
7 2 (0.75%) VectorCAST
8 1 (0.38%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.38%) JMeter
8 1 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.38%) Selenium
8 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 86 (32.33%) Retail
2 61 (22.93%) Manufacturing
3 58 (21.80%) Electronics
4 56 (21.05%) Marketing
5 26 (9.77%) Finance
6 13 (4.89%) Advertising
7 11 (4.14%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.63%) Games
9 2 (0.75%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.38%) German Language
10 1 (0.38%) Law
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (37.22%) Developer
2 50 (18.80%) PHP Developer
3 41 (15.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 40 (15.04%) MySQL Developer
4 40 (15.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 25 (9.40%) Magento Developer
5 25 (9.40%) PHP Magento Developer
6 24 (9.02%) HTML CSS Developer
6 24 (9.02%) HTML Developer
7 23 (8.65%) Software Engineer
8 22 (8.27%) Embedded Engineer
9 20 (7.52%) .NET Developer
10 19 (7.14%) Analyst
11 17 (6.39%) Project Manager
12 16 (6.02%) C# Developer
12 16 (6.02%) Web Developer
13 15 (5.64%) PHP Web Developer
14 14 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 14 (5.26%) Junior
15 13 (4.89%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (25.19%) jQuery
2 63 (23.68%) HTML
3 56 (21.05%) CSS
4 25 (9.40%) .NET
5 22 (8.27%) ASP.NET
6 17 (6.39%) HTML5
7 16 (6.02%) Ajax
7 16 (6.02%) AngularJS
8 15 (5.64%) Backbone.js
9 9 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (3.38%) JSON
9 9 (3.38%) SOAP
10 8 (3.01%) CSS3
10 8 (3.01%) EDI
10 8 (3.01%) iOS SDK
10 8 (3.01%) LAMP
10 8 (3.01%) LESS
10 8 (3.01%) REST
10 8 (3.01%) Sass
11 7 (2.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.77%) Data Structures
2 24 (9.02%) Social Media
3 22 (8.27%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.01%) Blog
5 8 (3.01%) CAN bus
5 8 (3.01%) iPad
5 8 (3.01%) iPhone
5 8 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (2.63%) HoloLens
6 7 (2.63%) HTC Vive
6 7 (2.63%) NHS
6 7 (2.63%) Oculus Rift
7 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.13%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.75%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.41%) Windows
2 27 (10.15%) Linux
3 12 (4.51%) Windows 7
4 9 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.01%) Android
5 8 (3.01%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.88%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.13%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.42%) Software Engineering
2 47 (17.67%) E-Commerce
3 44 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (12.78%) Mentoring
5 25 (9.40%) MVC
6 24 (9.02%) Project Management
7 21 (7.89%) SEO
8 20 (7.52%) Digital Marketing
8 20 (7.52%) Web Development
9 18 (6.77%) Presales
10 15 (5.64%) Front End Development
10 15 (5.64%) SDLC
10 15 (5.64%) Social Media Marketing
11 14 (5.26%) Analytics
11 14 (5.26%) Mathematics
12 13 (4.89%) Pay per click
12 13 (4.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (4.51%) ITIL
13 12 (4.51%) Scrum
13 12 (4.51%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 85 (31.95%) JavaScript
2 57 (21.43%) C
3 51 (19.17%) PHP
4 46 (17.29%) SQL
5 42 (15.79%) C#
6 26 (9.77%) C++
7 22 (8.27%) Embedded C
8 20 (7.52%) MATLAB
9 11 (4.14%) Embedded C++
9 11 (4.14%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.01%) Apple Swift
10 8 (3.01%) Java
10 8 (3.01%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.26%) VB
12 5 (1.88%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.50%) R
14 2 (0.75%) Python
14 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.38%) ABAP
15 1 (0.38%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 57 (21.43%) Degree
2 17 (6.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 17 (6.39%) HND
3 16 (6.02%) GNVQ
4 12 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.02%) MISRA
2 11 (4.14%) ISO 26262
3 3 (1.13%) QA
3 3 (1.13%) SLA
4 2 (0.75%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.75%) PMO
5 1 (0.38%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
5 1 (0.38%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.38%) Firmware
3 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) SCCM
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.40%) Apple
3 14 (5.26%) SAP
4 7 (2.63%) Green Hills
4 7 (2.63%) QAD
5 4 (1.50%) MKS
5 4 (1.50%) Renesas
6 2 (0.75%) EMC
6 2 (0.75%) Epicor
6 2 (0.75%) Freescale
6 2 (0.75%) Fujitsu
6 2 (0.75%) Google
6 2 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco
7 1 (0.38%) Cognos
7 1 (0.38%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.38%) Minitab
7 1 (0.38%) Mitel
7 1 (0.38%) QNX
7 1 (0.38%) VMware