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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 53 70 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -40
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 8 3 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.60% 0.50% 7.51%
As % of the General category 4.10% 1.69% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 37
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
195 178 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.92% 29.92% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 161 151 194
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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
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 27 February 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
Liverpool +14 7 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (47.83%) SAP
2 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
3 5 (21.74%) ERP
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) ABAP
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 3 (13.04%) SAP ALE
5 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (13.04%) ICAEW
5 3 (13.04%) Office 365
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) CIPFA
5 3 (13.04%) CIMA
5 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Finance

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.70%) SAP SD
2 2 (8.70%) SAP MM
2 2 (8.70%) SAP WM
3 1 (4.35%) SAP PP
3 1 (4.35%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.35%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) ABAP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Head of IT
5 2 (8.70%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) SAP MM Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Server Support
6 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) SAP ALE
2 3 (13.04%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (13.04%) BAPI
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) WPF
4 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) AS400
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Biotechnology
2 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) ERP
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.04%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) BPR
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Content Management
4 2 (8.70%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) ABAP
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ACCA
2 3 (13.04%) CIPFA
2 3 (13.04%) CIMA
2 3 (13.04%) ICAEW
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) Infor
5 1 (4.35%) VMware