The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 34 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.82% 1.31% -
As % of the General category 16.67% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £31,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Manufacturing
Manchester

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

General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
30 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.95% 7.19% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 16
Average salary £31,750 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.16% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,550 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Bolton

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Bolton

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) VB6
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (37.50%) Automotive
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) EDI
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) SYSPRO
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (12.50%) FMCG
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) CAD Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) CAD
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) VB
1 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
1 3 (37.50%) VB6
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) SYSPRO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) SolidWorks