The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 46 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 12 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.52% 2.44% 1.02%
As % of the General category 7.45% 7.32% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 2
Average salary £28,750 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £30,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £72,500 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
161 164 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.82% 33.40% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 126 139 136
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,125 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Lancashire

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Lancashire 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
Preston +9 10 £28,750 -60.34% 3
Blackburn - 1 £50,000 -
Chorley - 1 £24,000 -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (35.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (25.00%) WCF
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) SAP CO
4 4 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 4 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 4 (20.00%) SAP
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) FMCG
5 3 (15.00%) Logistics
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (20.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VLAN
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Support
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Graduate
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Logistics
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) EAI
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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