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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 79 94 97
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 21 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.92% 0.77% 1.22%
As % of the General category 4.75% 2.32% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 13
Average salary £47,500 £33,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
442 345 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.33% 33.17% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 385 304 299
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,946 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 9 £32,500 -
Dartford +13 7 £47,500 +58.33%
Tonbridge - 3 £52,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £47,500 -
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (46.43%) Middleware
2 12 (42.86%) Electronics
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (32.14%) Sun
3 9 (32.14%) Hyperion
3 9 (32.14%) SOA
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Discoverer
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
3 9 (32.14%) SAP
3 9 (32.14%) Unix
3 9 (32.14%) Solaris
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
3 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
3 9 (32.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
7 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
7 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (17.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (14.29%) SAP MM
3 4 (14.29%) SAP PP
3 4 (14.29%) SAP SCM
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Discoverer
1 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
1 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (42.86%) Electronics
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) DBA
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) SAP MM Specialist
3 4 (14.29%) SAP PP Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Information Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.71%) WPF Developer
5 1 (3.57%) ASP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Middleware
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) WCF
3 3 (10.71%) WPF
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) CCTV
2 1 (3.57%) Home Automation
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Solaris
1 9 (32.14%) Unix
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) SOA
2 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
4 4 (14.29%) Logistics
4 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 4 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) OOP
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) Internal Audit
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (7.14%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) CISM
2 3 (10.71%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
1 3 (10.71%) PMBOK
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Hyperion
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
1 9 (32.14%) SAP
1 9 (32.14%) Sun
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft