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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 52 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.51% - 0.29%
As % of the General category 1.80% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
111 163 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 28.32% 34.75% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 81 132 71
Average salary £40,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.19% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 13 (65.00%) SAP
2 9 (45.00%) ABAP
3 5 (25.00%) ERP
3 5 (25.00%) SAP SD
3 5 (25.00%) SAP PP
4 4 (20.00%) SAP MM
4 4 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (15.00%) LSMW
5 3 (15.00%) Logistics
5 3 (15.00%) SAP HCM
5 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) SAP WM
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) QA
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (5.00%) WPF
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Electronics
7 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.00%) Lean Manufacturing
7 1 (5.00%) Android
7 1 (5.00%) Avionics
7 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP SD
1 5 (25.00%) SAP PP
2 4 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 3 (15.00%) SAP HCM
4 2 (10.00%) SAP WM
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (5.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) ADSL
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) LSMW
General
1 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) German Language
3 1 (5.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) SAP Functional Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SAP SD Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) WPF Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) DTV
1 1 (5.00%) PACS
1 1 (5.00%) Informatics
1 1 (5.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Lean Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) ABAP
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Spiceworks
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco