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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank - 35 30
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 1.20% 3.61%
As % of the General category - 3.70% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
46 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.51% 32.34% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 46
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 17 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Image Processing
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (50.00%) DirectX
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) CUDA
3 2 (50.00%) OpenCL
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (50.00%) DirectX
1 2 (50.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft