The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 45 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 31 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.28% 3.81% 3.00%
As % of the General category 12.55% 12.36% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 12
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
Manufacturing
England

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

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
247 178 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 34.07% 30.85% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 203 126 175
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,400 £22,275
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in the North East

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in the North East

Manufacturing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
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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
Tyne and Wear -13 15 £32,500 -14.75% 1
Durham +6 12 £35,000 -30.00%
Teesside - 2 £55,000 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 33 (56.90%) Degree
2 24 (41.38%) Project Management
3 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (34.48%) C#
5 19 (32.76%) SQL
6 18 (31.03%) Visual Studio
6 18 (31.03%) Automotive
7 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (27.59%) Electronics
9 14 (24.14%) Scrum
9 14 (24.14%) MCSD
9 14 (24.14%) PRINCE2
9 14 (24.14%) MCPD
10 12 (20.69%) MS Project
10 12 (20.69%) Finance
11 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
11 10 (17.24%) ERP
12 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (13.79%) Six Sigma
13 8 (13.79%) QA
14 7 (12.07%) Retail
14 7 (12.07%) MS Visio
14 7 (12.07%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (10.34%) CRM
15 6 (10.34%) SAP
15 6 (10.34%) Service Management
16 5 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
16 5 (8.62%) Risk Analysis
17 4 (6.90%) Dynamics AX

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Project
2 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 7 (12.07%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (3.45%) SAP CO
4 2 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.45%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) SAN
1 1 (1.72%) GPRS
1 1 (1.72%) LAN
1 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (31.03%) Automotive
2 16 (27.59%) Electronics
3 12 (20.69%) Finance
4 7 (12.07%) Retail
5 3 (5.17%) Marketing
5 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.45%) Banking
6 2 (3.45%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Project Manager
2 19 (32.76%) Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Project Leader
5 5 (8.62%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) HTML5
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.17%) DTV
4 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Project Management
2 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) Scrum
3 14 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 10 (17.24%) ERP
5 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (13.79%) Six Sigma
6 6 (10.34%) CRM
6 6 (10.34%) Service Management
7 5 (8.62%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Logistics
9 3 (5.17%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (5.17%) PRINCE
9 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (3.45%) Change Management
10 2 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) C#
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) Degree
2 17 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (24.14%) MCSD
3 14 (24.14%) MCPD
4 3 (5.17%) ACCA
4 3 (5.17%) CIPFA
4 3 (5.17%) CIMA
4 3 (5.17%) ICAEW
4 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) HNC
5 2 (3.45%) HND
6 1 (1.72%) VCP4
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) SAP
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Juniper
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle