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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 53 55 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 10 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.98% 0.88% 4.81%
As % of the General category 6.13% 3.39% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 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 £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
163 118 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.34% 26.05% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 144 96 169
Average salary £35,170 £34,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% -3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 2 £47,500 - 1
Ormskirk - 2 £47,500 -
Preston -4 1 £60,000 +51.89% 1
Burnley - 1 £25,000 - 2
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) SAP
3 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) EAI
4 5 (21.74%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (21.74%) Middleware
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) Logistics
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) Service Management
6 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 2 (8.70%) C#
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) SAP WM
7 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
1 5 (21.74%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP WM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.35%) SAP QM
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.35%) SAP LE
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.35%) Movex
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LSMW
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Administrator
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) SAP WM Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SAP QM Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) SAP ALE
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (4.35%) BAPI
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Physics
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
1 5 (21.74%) EAI
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Logistics
3 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Web Design
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) Document Management
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) VB6
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) ABAP
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
3 1 (4.35%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Blackburn, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago