The 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 98 91 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 10 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.92% 1.00% 0.28%
As % of the General category 2.77% 3.24% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 2
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +128.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £53,650 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Manufacturing
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
361 340 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.18% 30.80% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 319 301 237
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,800 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Longfield - 2 £29,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £36,750 -
Maidstone - 1 £35,000 -
Rochester - 1 - - 1
Dartford - 1 £30,000 -
Dover - 1 £65,000 -
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) Electronics
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
4 4 (26.67%) Simulink
4 4 (26.67%) Military
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) ODBC
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) Cognos
6 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (13.33%) IBM Connections
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Simulink
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 7 (46.67%) Electronics
2 5 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 4 (26.67%) Military
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) ODBC
2 2 (13.33%) XPages
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) DTV
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (33.33%) UML
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP5
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CIMA
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Hythe, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
People Source
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Relocation
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochester, Kent
BAE Systems
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago