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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 33 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 24 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.06% 5.83% 2.05%
As % of the General category 17.52% 16.67% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 3
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
137 156 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.60% 34.98% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 113 138 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,375 £24,612
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
Chorley - 9 £50,000 - 1
Blackburn +9 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Preston - 2 £49,500 - 1
Skelmersdale - 1 £37,500 - 1
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 19 (44.19%) SAP
2 11 (25.58%) SAP PP
2 11 (25.58%) Life Science
3 10 (23.26%) Degree
3 10 (23.26%) Retail
4 9 (20.93%) Banking
4 9 (20.93%) Aerospace
4 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
5 8 (18.60%) SAP WM
5 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.60%) Project Management
6 7 (16.28%) Windows
6 7 (16.28%) FMCG
7 6 (13.95%) Project Planning
7 6 (13.95%) SAP MM
7 6 (13.95%) Change Control
7 6 (13.95%) Big Data
7 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (13.95%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.63%) SQL
9 4 (9.30%) ERP
9 4 (9.30%) AutoCAD
9 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
9 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma
9 4 (9.30%) Finance
9 4 (9.30%) VMware
9 4 (9.30%) SOLIDWORKS
10 3 (6.98%) SAP PM
10 3 (6.98%) SAP QM

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (9.30%) AutoCAD
1 4 (9.30%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (25.58%) SAP PP
2 8 (18.60%) SAP WM
3 6 (13.95%) SAP MM
4 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (6.98%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (6.98%) SAP PM
4 3 (6.98%) SAP QM
4 3 (6.98%) SAP SCM
5 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DECT
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) VLAN
1 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MSI
1 2 (4.65%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (23.26%) Retail
2 9 (20.93%) Aerospace
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) SAP Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.60%) SAP PP Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) SAP MM Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) SAP WM Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Systems Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
1 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Life Science
2 7 (16.28%) FMCG
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) AS400
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows NT
3 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
2 8 (18.60%) Project Management
3 6 (13.95%) Change Control
3 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (13.95%) Project Planning
4 4 (9.30%) ERP
4 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) CAD
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.98%) Information Management
5 3 (6.98%) Lean Manufacturing
5 3 (6.98%) Logistics
5 3 (6.98%) Open Source
5 3 (6.98%) Release Management
5 3 (6.98%) SDLC
5 3 (6.98%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.65%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) C#
2 3 (6.98%) C++
2 3 (6.98%) COBOL
2 3 (6.98%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) VB
3 2 (4.65%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) ABAP
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (6.98%) HNC
3 3 (6.98%) HND
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) AppDNA
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) SAP
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) AppSense
5 2 (4.65%) BMC
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Skelmersdale
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago