The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 28 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 3 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.14% 2.14% 2.64%
As % of the General category 4.84% 10.34% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Average salary £80,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Manufacturing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

General Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
62 58 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.48% 20.71% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 52 53
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,650 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Aberdeen region.

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Manufacturing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manufacturing.

1 12 (36.36%) AutoCAD
1 12 (36.36%) SolidWorks
2 7 (21.21%) HNC
2 7 (21.21%) HND
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Degree
5 3 (9.09%) PLM
5 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Windows
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) .NET
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.06%) SLA
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.06%) CAD
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 2 (6.06%) SCCM
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) Autodesk
7 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manufacturing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (36.36%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Draughtsman
2 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Junior
3 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
3 2 (6.06%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Project Management
2 3 (9.09%) PLM
2 3 (9.09%) ERP
3 2 (6.06%) CAD
3 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.03%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C#
1 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) HNC
1 7 (21.21%) HND
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) SolidWorks
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Autodesk