The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 47 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.58% 0.25% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.82% 0.84% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £54,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.70% -25.51%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
Manufacturing
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
110 119 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.88% 29.17% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 80 89 83
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,800 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Luton region.

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Luton

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (72.73%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) ABAP
3 4 (36.36%) SAP SD
4 3 (27.27%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) SAP MM
4 3 (27.27%) SAP PP
5 2 (18.18%) SAP WM
5 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
5 2 (18.18%) LSMW
5 2 (18.18%) Logistics
5 2 (18.18%) SAP HCM
6 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (9.09%) Health Informatics
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (9.09%) Lean Manufacturing
6 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Informatics
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) PACS
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) ISO 9000
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP SD
2 3 (27.27%) SAP MM
2 3 (27.27%) SAP PP
3 2 (18.18%) SAP WM
3 2 (18.18%) SAP HCM
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) LSMW
General
1 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Functional Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP SD Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP MM Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) PACS Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PACS
1 1 (9.09%) Informatics
1 1 (9.09%) Health Informatics
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ERP
1 3 (27.27%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Lean Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) ABAP
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9000
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com