The 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 53 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 14 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.89% 2.55% 1.39%
As % of the General category 8.33% 7.41% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 3
Average salary £42,500 £72,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.37% +101.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Manufacturing
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
168 189 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.71% 34.36% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 151 158 171
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +8 9 £42,500 -41.37% 2
Accrington - 1 £45,000 - 1
Blackburn - 1 £50,000 -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (42.86%) .NET
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (23.81%) WCF
5 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (23.81%) Middleware
5 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) EAI
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Logistics
7 3 (14.29%) FMCG
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (9.52%) Retail
8 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) SAP
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.76%) Analytics
9 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.76%) CSS

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
1 5 (23.81%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.76%) SAP QM
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) LSMW
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) SAP QM Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) Middleware
2 5 (23.81%) WCF
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) EAI
2 4 (19.05%) Logistics
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VB6
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
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