The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 36 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.14% 9.23% -
As % of the General category 3.39% 14.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £23,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Manufacturing
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
59 83 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 33.52% 63.85% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52 64 47
Average salary £36,000 £42,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +25.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £53,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Halifax

Manufacturing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) CAD
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) SolidWorks
1 1 (33.33%) Military
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) QMS
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) CAD Technician
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) CAD
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) QMS
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SolidWorks