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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 29 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 44 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.43% 1.72% 2.07%
As % of the General category 20.37% 4.60% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -23.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £26,100 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £31,600 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
216 174 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.49% 37.42% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 176 128 146
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £69,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Preston -5 12 £47,500 +62.39% 2
Blackpool - 11 £35,000 -
Nelson - 4 £34,250 -
Blackburn - 4 £38,000 - 2
Skelmersdale - 2 £37,500 -
Chorley -4 1 £38,000 +58.33%
Ormskirk - 1 £45,000 -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (41.54%) Degree
2 26 (40.00%) ERP
3 18 (27.69%) Project Management
4 17 (26.15%) Finance
4 17 (26.15%) PRINCE2
4 17 (26.15%) SQL
4 17 (26.15%) SDLC
5 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
6 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
7 12 (18.46%) MS Office
7 12 (18.46%) Windows
8 11 (16.92%) CRM
9 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 10 (15.38%) DNS
9 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (15.38%) Life Science
10 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
10 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
10 9 (13.85%) SAP
10 9 (13.85%) Workflow
10 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (12.31%) Logistics
11 8 (12.31%) .NET
11 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
11 8 (12.31%) JDA
12 7 (10.77%) Six Sigma
12 7 (10.77%) DTV
12 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
12 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Office
2 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.08%) Movex
3 1 (1.54%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.54%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.54%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) DNS
2 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.23%) DECT
3 6 (9.23%) VoIP
3 6 (9.23%) DHCP
3 6 (9.23%) Internet
4 5 (7.69%) Intranet
5 4 (6.15%) Firewall
6 2 (3.08%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.08%) NAS
6 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.54%) FTP
7 1 (1.54%) HTTP
7 1 (1.54%) VPN
7 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.23%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.77%) Marketing
3 7 (10.77%) Electronics
4 5 (7.69%) Retail
5 4 (6.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 18 (27.69%) Project Manager
3 16 (24.62%) Business Analyst
4 15 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (12.31%) IT Business Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Manager
7 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (9.23%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Service Manager
9 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Project Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Services Manager
9 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Project Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
4 2 (3.08%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) XML
5 1 (1.54%) EDI
5 1 (1.54%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.54%) EDIFACT
5 1 (1.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Life Science
1 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) DTV
3 4 (6.15%) Statistics
3 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) ERP
2 18 (27.69%) Project Management
3 17 (26.15%) PRINCE2
3 17 (26.15%) SDLC
4 11 (16.92%) CRM
5 9 (13.85%) Workflow
5 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.31%) Logistics
6 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.77%) Six Sigma
7 7 (10.77%) ITIL
7 7 (10.77%) Programme Management
7 7 (10.77%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Software Deployment
8 6 (9.23%) Service Desk Management
8 6 (9.23%) Service Management
8 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) VBA
3 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 4 (6.15%) VBScript
5 2 (3.08%) VB
5 2 (3.08%) Java
5 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) APMP
4 4 (6.15%) ISEB
5 2 (3.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) SAP
3 8 (12.31%) JDA
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle
5 5 (7.69%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) Epicor
7 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.54%) webMethods
7 1 (1.54%) VMware
7 1 (1.54%) Infor
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