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 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 28 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 8 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.24% 1.38% 3.83%
As % of the General category 8.79% 5.26% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 21
Average salary £43,750 £48,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.79% -22.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £48,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,050 £48,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
91 76 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 36.84% 26.21% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 76 69 157
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,250 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Luton

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Portal
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) Spiceworks
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) MS Excel

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Portal
1 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.14%) PRMS
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.14%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Spiceworks
2 1 (7.14%) Siebel
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft