The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 45 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.39% - 0.40%
As % of the General category 2.08% - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Manufacturing
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.60% 10.61% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 20
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Bedford

Manufacturing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) HNC
1 5 (83.33%) JTAG
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
1 5 (83.33%) JTAG
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft