The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 41 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.12% 2.07% 2.19%
As % of the General category 3.85% 6.67% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Manufacturing
Essex

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

General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 60 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 29.05% 31.09% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 68
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,040 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Colchester

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Benchmarking
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Firmware
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) User Experience
6 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Physics
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) JDBC
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) TopLink
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (20.00%) Physics
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Benchmarking
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) ABAP
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP