The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 31 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 98 89 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 3 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.27% 0.38% 2.42%
As % of the General category 0.84% 1.05% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 18
Average salary - £36,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
356 382 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.16% 36.00% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 285 303 267
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,875
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Kent

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 1 - -
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 19 (82.61%) Electronics
2 17 (73.91%) Adobe
2 17 (73.91%) Graphic Design
2 17 (73.91%) Finnish Language
2 17 (73.91%) French Language
2 17 (73.91%) German Language
2 17 (73.91%) Italian Language
2 17 (73.91%) Swedish Language
3 16 (69.57%) InDesign
4 15 (65.22%) Degree
5 11 (47.83%) CorelDRAW
5 11 (47.83%) PageMaker
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) Acrobat
5 11 (47.83%) RoboHelp
6 10 (43.48%) FrameMaker
7 9 (39.13%) Marketing
8 6 (26.09%) Publishing
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (17.39%) SAP
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
10 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
10 3 (13.04%) DTV
10 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
11 2 (8.70%) Network Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 16 (69.57%) InDesign
2 11 (47.83%) CorelDRAW
2 11 (47.83%) PageMaker
2 11 (47.83%) Acrobat
2 11 (47.83%) RoboHelp
3 10 (43.48%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (82.61%) Electronics
2 17 (73.91%) Finnish Language
2 17 (73.91%) French Language
2 17 (73.91%) German Language
2 17 (73.91%) Italian Language
2 17 (73.91%) Swedish Language
3 9 (39.13%) Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Publishing
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Author
1 17 (73.91%) Technical Author
2 6 (26.09%) Junior Technical Author
2 6 (26.09%) Junior
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate
4 1 (4.35%) Environment Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IFS Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Graphic Design
2 3 (13.04%) DTV
3 1 (4.35%) Firmware
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
2 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
3 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Release Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Security Management
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) CAD
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) C++
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) COBIT
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Adobe
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) VMware