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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 42 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.14% - 0.70%
As % of the General category 13.95% - 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
43 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.36% 11.63% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 37
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) HNC
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) LabVIEW
1 5 (55.56%) JTAG
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mart
2 2 (22.22%) QlikView
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) CAD
3 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) VPN

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (55.56%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mart
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) CAD
2 1 (11.11%) 3D Modelling
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) HNC
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
1 5 (55.56%) JTAG
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SolidWorks