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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 90 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 19 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.50% 1.50% 2.03%
As % of the General category 5.04% 3.05% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +5.88%
General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
377 591 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.71% 49.09% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 312 493 268
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 £22,500 -
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (56.67%) Adobe
1 17 (56.67%) Graphic Design
1 17 (56.67%) Finnish Language
1 17 (56.67%) French Language
1 17 (56.67%) German Language
1 17 (56.67%) Italian Language
1 17 (56.67%) Swedish Language
2 16 (53.33%) Electronics
2 16 (53.33%) InDesign
3 13 (43.33%) Degree
4 12 (40.00%) SAP
5 11 (36.67%) Acrobat
5 11 (36.67%) RoboHelp
5 11 (36.67%) Retail
5 11 (36.67%) CorelDRAW
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (36.67%) PageMaker
6 10 (33.33%) FrameMaker
6 10 (33.33%) SAP Basis
6 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (20.00%) Publishing
7 6 (20.00%) Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) SAP SD
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) SAP PP
9 1 (3.33%) CAD
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (53.33%) InDesign
2 11 (36.67%) Acrobat
2 11 (36.67%) RoboHelp
2 11 (36.67%) CorelDRAW
2 11 (36.67%) PageMaker
3 10 (33.33%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.33%) SAP PP
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finnish Language
1 17 (56.67%) French Language
1 17 (56.67%) German Language
1 17 (56.67%) Italian Language
1 17 (56.67%) Swedish Language
2 16 (53.33%) Electronics
3 11 (36.67%) Retail
4 6 (20.00%) Publishing
4 6 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Author
1 17 (56.67%) Technical Author
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 10 (33.33%) SAP Manager
3 7 (23.33%) SAP Basis Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Environment Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Junior
4 6 (20.00%) Junior Technical Author
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Graduate
5 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (3.33%) CAD
2 1 (3.33%) Project Management
2 1 (3.33%) CRM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Python
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) Java
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Adobe
2 12 (40.00%) SAP
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
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Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Apex International
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago