The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 84 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 11 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.15% 2.08% 0.80%
As % of the General category 3.64% 8.05% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 7
Average salary £34,250 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
Manufacturing
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
302 298 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.69% 25.78% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 250 253 270
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 6 £26,000 -
Luton +4 2 £25,000 -53.70% 1
Shefford - 1 £42,500 -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 11 (42.31%) SAP
2 10 (38.46%) Aerospace
3 9 (34.62%) ABAP
4 6 (23.08%) Lean Manufacturing
4 6 (23.08%) Electronics
4 6 (23.08%) ERP
5 5 (19.23%) Retail
6 4 (15.38%) SAP SD
6 4 (15.38%) SAP MM
6 4 (15.38%) SAP PP
7 3 (11.54%) Back Office
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) BAPI
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) EDI
7 3 (11.54%) FMCG
7 3 (11.54%) Business Transformation
7 3 (11.54%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (7.69%) User Experience
8 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 2 (7.69%) LSMW
8 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (7.69%) Logistics
8 2 (7.69%) SAP HCM
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) SAP ERP
8 2 (7.69%) SAP WM
8 2 (7.69%) Military

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP SD
1 4 (15.38%) SAP MM
1 4 (15.38%) SAP PP
2 2 (7.69%) SAP WM
2 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (7.69%) SAP ERP
2 2 (7.69%) SAP HCM
3 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) LSMW
General
1 10 (38.46%) Aerospace
2 6 (23.08%) Electronics
3 5 (19.23%) Retail
4 3 (11.54%) Back Office
5 2 (7.69%) Military
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (3.85%) Automotive
6 1 (3.85%) Legal
6 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (7.69%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) PACS Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) EDI
1 3 (11.54%) BAPI
2 2 (7.69%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (3.85%) WPF
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) FMCG
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Health Informatics
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
3 1 (3.85%) PACS
3 1 (3.85%) SCADA
3 1 (3.85%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ERP
1 6 (23.08%) Lean Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Business Transformation
2 3 (11.54%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
2 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Logistics
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) CRAMM
4 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) ABAP
2 2 (7.69%) SAPscript
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.85%) IIBA
2 1 (3.85%) CBAP
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) VMware