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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 38 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 25 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.91% 3.01% 2.77%
As % of the General category 16.56% 9.55% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -57.24%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
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
151 157 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.67% 31.53% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 126 139 147
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 August 2015.

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 August 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
Blackpool - 5 £28,750 - 1
Blackburn -3 4 £33,000 -34.00% 3
Preston -5 4 £45,000 +45.16% 1
Accrington - 3 £35,000 - 3
Skelmersdale - 3 £37,500 -
Nelson - 2 £39,000 -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 25 (42.37%) Degree
2 22 (37.29%) ERP
3 17 (28.81%) SDLC
4 16 (27.12%) Finance
5 12 (20.34%) Project Management
5 12 (20.34%) SQL
6 11 (18.64%) SAP
6 11 (18.64%) CRM
6 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
8 9 (15.25%) MS Office
8 9 (15.25%) Logistics
8 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
9 8 (13.56%) JDA
9 8 (13.56%) Workflow
10 7 (11.86%) Electronics
10 7 (11.86%) DTV
10 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
10 7 (11.86%) Six Sigma
10 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
10 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (11.86%) Marketing
10 7 (11.86%) Life Science
10 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) Windows

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Office
2 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.39%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.69%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.69%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Intranet
2 4 (6.78%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) DECT
3 3 (5.08%) VoIP
3 3 (5.08%) DHCP
3 3 (5.08%) Internet
4 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.69%) FTP
5 1 (1.69%) HTTP
5 1 (1.69%) Firewall
5 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.17%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.86%) Electronics
3 7 (11.86%) Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Retail
5 4 (6.78%) Back Office
6 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.69%) Advertising
7 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Project Manager
2 13 (22.03%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (13.56%) IT Business Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Service Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Project Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Services Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Business Development Manager
7 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Junior
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) .NET
2 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.08%) HTML
3 2 (3.39%) EDI
4 1 (1.69%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.69%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.69%) Ajax
4 1 (1.69%) CSS
4 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) DTV
2 7 (11.86%) Life Science
3 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.78%) Statistics
4 4 (6.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) ERP
2 17 (28.81%) SDLC
3 12 (20.34%) Project Management
4 11 (18.64%) CRM
5 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.25%) Logistics
6 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
7 8 (13.56%) Workflow
8 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
8 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.86%) Six Sigma
9 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.47%) CAD
11 4 (6.78%) EAI
11 4 (6.78%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (5.08%) Software Deployment
12 3 (5.08%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.08%) VBA
4 2 (3.39%) VB
4 2 (3.39%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) ABAP
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) ISEB
2 4 (6.78%) APMP
3 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
1 11 (18.64%) SAP
2 8 (13.56%) JDA
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle
4 5 (8.47%) Autodesk
5 2 (3.39%) Epicor
6 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.69%) webMethods
6 1 (1.69%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (1.69%) Infor
6 1 (1.69%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
Lancaster, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Lorien
Salary: (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
NES IT
Salary: £50k - 55k per annum, Benefits: 30% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Talent Spa
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Lorien
Salary: (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £11000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago