Automotive Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Engineering

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Automotive Skills List in Engineering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Automotive role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Automotive job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 60% of Automotive job descriptions contained automotive as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

automotive
60%
parts
29%
sales
29%
development
24%
engineer
20%
advisor
16%
mechanic
16%
parts advisor
16%
cad
16%
engineering
12%
customer service
12%
garage
12%
leeds
12%
coventry
12%
design
12%
design engineer
12%
mechanical
12%
bde
12%
bdm
12%
business development executive
12%
business development manager
12%
client
12%
customer
12%
marketing
12%
training
12%
manager
8%
parts supervisor
8%
barnsley
8%
cyber
8%
cyber security
8%
security
8%
security engineer
8%
diagnostics
8%
master technician
8%
vehicle technician
8%
birmingham
8%
cad technician
8%
car
8%
catia
8%
electric
8%
ev
8%
leamington
8%
mechanical design
8%
r&d
8%
renewables
8%
solihull
8%
solidworks
8%
paint
4%
polishing
4%
prototype
4%
buyer
4%
buying
4%
electrical
4%
international trade
4%
purchase
4%
purchasing
4%
suppliers
4%
supply chain
4%
technical
4%
wholesalers
4%
fault finding
4%
field
4%
field service
4%
field service engineer
4%
forklift
4%
london
4%
maintenance
4%
reading
4%
repair
4%
brighton
4%
oxford
4%
southampton
4%
automation engineer
4%
commissioning engineer
4%
test engineer
4%
project planner
4%
external
4%
aftersales
4%
cambridge
4%
cambridgeshire
4%
ely
4%
internal
4%
newmarket
4%
soham
4%
thetford
4%
compliance
4%
project planning
4%
quality control
4%
vehicle compliance
4%
assembler
4%
aviation
4%
engines
4%
fitter
4%
gearboxes
4%
mechanical assembler
4%
mechanical fitter
4%
powertrains
4%
royal leamington spa
4%
test rig
4%
degree
4%
laser alignment equipment
4%
mechanical design engineer
4%
aluminium
4%
burton
4%
electronic
4%
glasgow
4%
inventor
4%
manufacturing
4%
metal
4%
product
4%
production
4%
scotland
4%
technician
4%
truck
4%
vehicle
4%
auto
4%
cad engineer
4%
designer
4%
fab
4%
fitting
4%
johnstone
4%
sheet
4%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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