The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 33 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.14% 5.78% 2.20%
As % of the General category 7.69% 15.38% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +92.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -6.31%
General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 27.81% 37.57% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 47 48 55
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,200 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Manufacturing
Essex

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 23 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (66.67%) C++
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) Image Processing
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) OpenGL
3 4 (44.44%) DirectX
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 4 (44.44%) CUDA
3 4 (44.44%) OpenCL
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) Intel
5 2 (22.22%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (11.11%) Robotics
6 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (11.11%) MS Project

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) OpenGL
1 4 (44.44%) DirectX
1 4 (44.44%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CUDA
2 1 (11.11%) Robotics
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) Image Processing
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Intel