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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 96 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 11 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.95% 1.14% 0.26%
As % of the General category 2.75% 3.18% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 2
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £31,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £70,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
400 440 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.36% 35.71% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 344 388 202
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Rochester - 3 £30,000 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £36,750 - 1
Dartford -16 1 £30,000 +13.20%
Dover - 1 £65,000 - 1
Longfield - 1 £29,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £35,000 - 1
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (60.00%) Electronics
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Aerospace
4 5 (33.33%) UML
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Simulink
5 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 4 (26.67%) Military
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) DTV
5 4 (26.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
6 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (13.33%) IBM Connections
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Simulink
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (60.00%) Electronics
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 4 (26.67%) Military
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
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%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
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%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) ODBC
1 2 (13.33%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) DTV
2 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) UML
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
Kent
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Sittingbourne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £375000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 per annum + On-Call Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago