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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 28 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.48% 0.81% 1.11%
As % of the General category 7.32% 2.17% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -19.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £32,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £32,500 £52,100
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 46 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 33.88% 37.10% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 76
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £14,829
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £50,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 6 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 10 (83.33%) C
1 10 (83.33%) C++
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 10 (83.33%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) DTV
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) OpenVMS
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SNMP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) DTV
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) OpenVMS
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C
1 10 (83.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware