Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Automotive
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 297 293 245
Rank change year-on-year -4 -48 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automotive 288 52 39
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.97% 0.47% 0.54%
As % of the General category 1.73% 0.99% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 192 45 37
10th Percentile £38,875 £30,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +35.00% -13.04% -23.33%
75th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16,602 5,256 3,760
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 56.00% 47.02% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11,788 4,462 3,148
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.61% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% +1.85% +2.86%

Automotive
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Automotive trend for jobs with a WFH option

Automotive
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Automotive.

Automotive salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Automotive
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Automotive over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Automotive salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, Automotive job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Automotive.

1 191 (66.32%) Retail
2 121 (42.01%) AWS
3 116 (40.28%) Python
4 99 (34.38%) Docker
5 79 (27.43%) Git (software)
6 75 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (23.96%) Microservices
8 66 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
8 66 (22.92%) SQL Server
9 64 (22.22%) SQL
10 63 (21.88%) C#
11 62 (21.53%) CI/CD
12 61 (21.18%) Redis
13 60 (20.83%) Django
14 59 (20.49%) Presales
15 58 (20.14%) Logistics
15 58 (20.14%) Finance
16 55 (19.10%) E-Commerce
16 55 (19.10%) DNS
17 54 (18.75%) Publishing
17 54 (18.75%) FMCG
18 53 (18.40%) Software Engineering
18 53 (18.40%) JavaScript
18 53 (18.40%) Social Skills
19 52 (18.06%) Degree
19 52 (18.06%) Coaching
20 51 (17.71%) Flask
20 51 (17.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 51 (17.71%) WebSockets
20 51 (17.71%) SIEM

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 11 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.08%) JBoss
2 6 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (1.04%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.69%) WordPress
5 1 (0.35%) CMS
5 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (5.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 10 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.04%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 121 (42.01%) AWS
2 51 (17.71%) Amazon EC2
2 51 (17.71%) Amazon ECS
2 51 (17.71%) Amazon S3
2 51 (17.71%) CloudFront
3 48 (16.67%) GCP
4 45 (15.63%) Cloudflare
5 37 (12.85%) Azure
5 37 (12.85%) Serverless
6 16 (5.56%) Microsoft 365
7 13 (4.51%) Power Platform
8 10 (3.47%) Heroku
9 9 (3.13%) GitHub
10 6 (2.08%) SaaS
11 4 (1.39%) Cloud Run
11 4 (1.39%) OpenShift
11 4 (1.39%) PaaS
12 3 (1.04%) Google Data Studio
13 2 (0.69%) Google Ads
13 2 (0.69%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 55 (19.10%) DNS
2 51 (17.71%) AMQP
3 6 (2.08%) Firewall
4 4 (1.39%) DHCP
4 4 (1.39%) VLAN
5 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.35%) Modbus
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
1 66 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 61 (21.18%) Redis
3 51 (17.71%) Amazon Athena
3 51 (17.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 45 (15.63%) Amazon RDS
5 32 (11.11%) MySQL
6 16 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.86%) Relational Database
8 13 (4.51%) Power BI
9 10 (3.47%) Blockchain
10 7 (2.43%) Tableau
11 6 (2.08%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.74%) Big Data
12 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (1.04%) QlikView
14 3 (1.04%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 79 (27.43%) Git (software)
2 45 (15.63%) CircleCI
2 45 (15.63%) Selenium
3 23 (7.99%) Eclipse
3 23 (7.99%) Jenkins
3 23 (7.99%) Subversion
4 22 (7.64%) GitLab
5 14 (4.86%) JIRA
6 7 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.43%) webpack
7 6 (2.08%) gulp
7 6 (2.08%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.35%) Grunt
General
1 191 (66.32%) Retail
2 58 (20.14%) Finance
3 54 (18.75%) Publishing
4 53 (18.40%) Social Skills
5 37 (12.85%) Banking
5 37 (12.85%) Public Sector
6 21 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (5.90%) Aerospace
8 15 (5.21%) Marketing
9 14 (4.86%) Manufacturing
10 11 (3.82%) Advertising
11 10 (3.47%) Law
12 7 (2.43%) Back Office
13 5 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (1.39%) Billing
14 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
15 3 (1.04%) Documentation Skills
15 3 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
16 2 (0.69%) Presentation Skills
17 1 (0.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 152 (52.78%) Developer
2 68 (23.61%) Senior Developer
3 60 (20.83%) Python Developer
4 51 (17.71%) Architect
4 51 (17.71%) Django Developer
4 51 (17.71%) Python/Django Developer
4 51 (17.71%) Senior Python Developer
5 44 (15.28%) Solutions Architect
6 41 (14.24%) .NET Developer
7 36 (12.50%) AWS Architect
7 36 (12.50%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 22 (7.64%) Analyst
9 20 (6.94%) Java Developer
9 20 (6.94%) Software Developer
10 17 (5.90%) Junior
11 15 (5.21%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.51%) Cloud Engineer
12 13 (4.51%) Lead Developer
13 12 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
13 12 (4.17%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (20.83%) Django
2 51 (17.71%) FastAPI
2 51 (17.71%) Flask
2 51 (17.71%) SQLAlchemy
2 51 (17.71%) WebSockets
3 45 (15.63%) .NET
3 45 (15.63%) Celery
3 45 (15.63%) pytest
4 28 (9.72%) Web Services
5 27 (9.38%) CSS
5 27 (9.38%) HTML
6 25 (8.68%) Node.js
6 25 (8.68%) REST
7 24 (8.33%) jQuery
7 24 (8.33%) Spring Boot
8 23 (7.99%) Hibernate
8 23 (7.99%) JSON
8 23 (7.99%) Spring MVC
8 23 (7.99%) Swing
8 23 (7.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.75%) FMCG
2 51 (17.71%) Video\Live Streaming
3 49 (17.01%) Public Cloud
4 45 (15.63%) Video on Demand
5 23 (7.99%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (5.21%) Cloud Native
7 8 (2.78%) User Experience
8 7 (2.43%) Life Science
8 7 (2.43%) Raspberry Pi
8 7 (2.43%) Renewable Energy
9 6 (2.08%) Fat Client
9 6 (2.08%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.39%) Pharmacovigilance
12 3 (1.04%) SCADA
13 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.69%) Legacy Systems
14 1 (0.35%) Legacy Code
14 1 (0.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.28%) Windows
2 12 (4.17%) Linux
3 6 (2.08%) Unix
4 4 (1.39%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.69%) Android
5 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (23.96%) Microservices
3 62 (21.53%) CI/CD
4 59 (20.49%) Presales
5 58 (20.14%) Logistics
6 55 (19.10%) E-Commerce
7 53 (18.40%) Software Engineering
8 52 (18.06%) Coaching
9 51 (17.71%) API Development
9 51 (17.71%) SIEM
10 46 (15.97%) BDD
10 46 (15.97%) TDD
11 42 (14.58%) Scrum
12 40 (13.89%) MVC
13 39 (13.54%) DevOps
14 37 (12.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 37 (12.85%) Customer Engagement
15 32 (11.11%) Full Stack Development
16 30 (10.42%) Mentoring
17 23 (7.99%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (40.28%) Python
2 64 (22.22%) SQL
3 63 (21.88%) C#
4 53 (18.40%) JavaScript
5 43 (14.93%) Java
6 33 (11.46%) Bash
7 21 (7.29%) C++
8 19 (6.60%) VB.NET
9 17 (5.90%) TypeScript
10 15 (5.21%) Ruby
11 9 (3.13%) VBA
12 8 (2.78%) PHP
13 5 (1.74%) ES6
13 5 (1.74%) ES7
13 5 (1.74%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.39%) C
14 4 (1.39%) Go
15 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.35%) Groovy
15 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (18.06%) Degree
2 37 (12.85%) AWS Certification
3 5 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.39%) HNC
4 4 (1.39%) HND
5 2 (0.69%) MCP
5 2 (0.69%) PhD
5 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) OSCE
6 1 (0.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.72%) QA
2 4 (1.39%) GMP
2 4 (1.39%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.69%) GDPR
3 2 (0.69%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.35%) MISRA
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 99 (34.38%) Docker
2 41 (14.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.39%) NFS
3 4 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.39%) vSphere
4 2 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 28 (9.72%) Terraform
3 27 (9.38%) Ansible
4 23 (7.99%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (7.99%) Puppet
5 7 (2.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.39%) Grafana
6 4 (1.39%) Istio
6 4 (1.39%) Knative
6 4 (1.39%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (17.01%) Google
2 18 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.47%) SAP
4 5 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.39%) Cisco
5 4 (1.39%) IBM
5 4 (1.39%) NCR
5 4 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.39%) VMware
6 3 (1.04%) hybris
6 3 (1.04%) Oracle
7 2 (0.69%) Teradata
8 1 (0.35%) NVIDIA
8 1 (0.35%) Rockwell
8 1 (0.35%) Siemens