The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 37 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.07% 0.69% 0.82%
As % of the General category 7.32% 1.96% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Manufacturing
County Antrim

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

General Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 51 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 28.28% 35.42% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 77
Average salary £33,750 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £14,743
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £111,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Belfast

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 7 (63.64%) C
1 7 (63.64%) C++
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
1 7 (63.64%) Network Management
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) DTV
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) SSH
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
1 1 (9.09%) SNMP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) TestNG
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) JDBC
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) DTV
3 1 (9.09%) Reference Data
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware