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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 38 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 19 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.07% 2.31% 4.03%
As % of the General category 11.66% 8.26% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 16
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
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
163 121 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.90% 27.94% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 145 96 177
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Blackburn - 7 £55,000 - 1
Burnley - 3 £25,000 - 1
Nelson - 1 £29,500 - 1
Ormskirk - 1 £47,500 -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (30.77%) SQL
1 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) Service Management
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
3 6 (23.08%) SAP
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) .NET
5 4 (15.38%) SLA
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) ERP
5 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Life Science
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) VCP4
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP WM
1 2 (7.69%) Movex
2 1 (3.85%) SAP LE
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) DECT
3 3 (11.54%) VoIP
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) LSMW
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 6 (23.08%) Senior Manager
1 6 (23.08%) Senior IT Project Manager
1 6 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
1 6 (23.08%) Senior Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Project Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.69%) SAP WM Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (3.85%) BAPI
4 1 (3.85%) SAP ALE
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Life Science
2 1 (3.85%) Physics
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Service Management
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) ERP
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Logistics
6 2 (7.69%) Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.85%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) VBA
2 3 (11.54%) VBScript
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) VB6
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) ABAP
4 1 (3.85%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) VCP4
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) SAP
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Epicor
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
Preston, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nelson
People Source
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus Scheme , Pension , Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnoldswick, Lancashire
The SmartList
Salary: £30k+ depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago