The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 47 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 14 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.83% 1.57% 3.92%
As % of the General category 7.61% 5.32% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 20
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £39,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,950 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
184 188 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.25% 29.56% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 156 171 189
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Merseyside

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Liverpool +19 6 £60,000 +84.61%
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (35.29%) SAP
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (32.35%) Windows
3 10 (29.41%) ERP
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
4 9 (26.47%) MCSE
4 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 9 (26.47%) Finance
5 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.59%) VMware
6 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
6 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (20.59%) MCP
6 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.65%) Business Objects
8 5 (14.71%) BPR
8 5 (14.71%) Infor
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
8 5 (14.71%) AS400
8 5 (14.71%) SAP FI
8 5 (14.71%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (14.71%) SAP CO
8 5 (14.71%) Banking
8 5 (14.71%) General Ledger
9 4 (11.76%) Dynamics AX

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP FI
1 5 (14.71%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (14.71%) SAP CO
2 4 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (5.88%) SAP WM
5 1 (2.94%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BI
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) General Ledger
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
1 7 (20.59%) 1st Line Support
1 7 (20.59%) Server Support
2 5 (14.71%) Head of IT
2 5 (14.71%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Head of Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) ABAP Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.94%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Dynpro
1 3 (8.82%) BAPI
1 3 (8.82%) SAP ALE
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) AS400
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ERP
2 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.71%) BPR
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) OO
4 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Content Management
5 2 (5.88%) Document Management
5 2 (5.88%) Logistics
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) ABAP
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) VBA
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (26.47%) MCSE
3 7 (20.59%) MCP
4 4 (11.76%) ACCA
4 4 (11.76%) CIMA
4 4 (11.76%) Degree
5 3 (8.82%) CIPFA
5 3 (8.82%) ICAEW
6 2 (5.88%) MCITP
7 1 (2.94%) AAT
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) SAP
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) Business Objects
5 5 (14.71%) Infor
6 1 (2.94%) HP