The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 119 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 161 151 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.18% 2.26% 2.29%
As % of the General category 5.25% 5.98% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 141 125 122
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3065 2527 2662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.51% 37.81% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 2050 2231
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,950 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in the North West

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in the North West

Manufacturing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Manchester +15 80 £42,500 +13.33% 22
Cheshire -2 25 £50,000 +81.81% 14
Merseyside +7 19 £36,500 +12.30% 3
Lancashire -2 14 £42,500 -41.37% 4
Cumbria +3 2 £31,314 +13.86% 4
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 96 (37.50%) SAP
2 85 (33.20%) Finance
3 60 (23.44%) ERP
4 54 (21.09%) SQL Server
5 52 (20.31%) Microsoft
6 49 (19.14%) Degree
7 44 (17.19%) .NET
8 38 (14.84%) MS Excel
9 36 (14.06%) SAP FI
9 36 (14.06%) Logistics
9 36 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (13.67%) SAP FI/CO
10 35 (13.67%) SAP CO
11 34 (13.28%) Windows
12 33 (12.89%) SQL
13 31 (12.11%) C#
14 29 (11.33%) Retail
15 28 (10.94%) Project Management
16 25 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (8.59%) Hyper-V
18 20 (7.81%) Oracle
18 20 (7.81%) Dynamics NAV
19 19 (7.42%) Dynamics AX
19 19 (7.42%) MCSE
19 19 (7.42%) SharePoint
20 18 (7.03%) CRM
20 18 (7.03%) ASP.NET
20 18 (7.03%) Management Information System
21 17 (6.64%) Computer Science

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (7.42%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.34%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.95%) Apache
4 5 (1.95%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (1.95%) nginx
5 4 (1.56%) IIS
6 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.39%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.39%) Liferay
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (14.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 36 (14.06%) SAP FI
2 35 (13.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 35 (13.67%) SAP CO
3 20 (7.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 19 (7.42%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (4.30%) SAP BPC
5 11 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (3.52%) SAP PP
6 9 (3.52%) SAP SD
7 7 (2.73%) SAP APO
7 7 (2.73%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (2.73%) SAP SCM
7 7 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (2.34%) Sage 200
8 6 (2.34%) SAP MM
9 5 (1.95%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (1.95%) Magento
10 4 (1.56%) SAP QM
11 2 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.78%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.78%) LAN
2 2 (0.78%) WAN
3 1 (0.39%) WLAN
3 1 (0.39%) VPN
3 1 (0.39%) SAN
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
3 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.30%) SAP BW
2 11 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.95%) MySQL
7 4 (1.56%) MS Access
7 4 (1.56%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.17%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.39%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.39%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Hudson
2 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.78%) LSMW
4 2 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.39%) Maven
5 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.39%) JUnit
5 1 (0.39%) Mockito
General
1 85 (33.20%) Finance
2 29 (11.33%) Retail
3 12 (4.69%) Banking
4 11 (4.30%) Advertising
4 11 (4.30%) German Language
5 10 (3.91%) Billing
6 9 (3.52%) Marketing
6 9 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.52%) Legal
7 8 (3.13%) Aerospace
7 8 (3.13%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.34%) Electronics
9 2 (0.78%) Automotive
9 2 (0.78%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (25.78%) Consultant
2 50 (19.53%) Analyst
3 38 (14.84%) Developer
4 32 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 31 (12.11%) SAP Analyst
6 21 (8.20%) Business Analyst
7 16 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 15 (5.86%) Support Consultant
8 15 (5.86%) SAP Business Analyst
9 14 (5.47%) Applications Support
9 14 (5.47%) Applications Consultant
10 12 (4.69%) Server Support
10 12 (4.69%) .NET Developer
11 11 (4.30%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (4.30%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.30%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (3.52%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.52%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (3.13%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.19%) .NET
2 18 (7.03%) ASP.NET
3 15 (5.86%) HTML
4 12 (4.69%) Web Services
5 11 (4.30%) CSS
5 11 (4.30%) .NET Framework
6 10 (3.91%) jQuery
7 9 (3.52%) WCF
8 8 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (2.34%) Spring
11 5 (1.95%) Middleware
11 5 (1.95%) XML
11 5 (1.95%) EDI
12 4 (1.56%) XSL
12 4 (1.56%) WPF
12 4 (1.56%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (1.17%) SAP CO-PA
13 3 (1.17%) Classic ASP
13 3 (1.17%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.64%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.30%) FMCG
5 5 (1.95%) DTV
6 4 (1.56%) AS400
7 3 (1.17%) LIMS
7 3 (1.17%) Life Science
7 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.39%) EPoS
8 1 (0.39%) Social Media
8 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.39%) Social Network
8 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.28%) Windows
2 16 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (5.86%) Windows 7
4 14 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (5.08%) Windows XP
6 12 (4.69%) Linux
7 2 (0.78%) UNIX
7 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.44%) ERP
2 36 (14.06%) Logistics
3 28 (10.94%) Project Management
4 25 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (7.03%) CRM
6 15 (5.86%) MVC
6 15 (5.86%) Business Analysis
6 15 (5.86%) SAP Implementation
7 13 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (4.69%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.69%) Data Modelling
8 12 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (4.30%) Software Engineering
10 9 (3.52%) Supply Chain Management
10 9 (3.52%) Project Planning
10 9 (3.52%) ITIL
10 9 (3.52%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.52%) OO
11 7 (2.73%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.89%) SQL
2 31 (12.11%) C#
3 14 (5.47%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.30%) ABAP
5 10 (3.91%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.13%) Java
7 7 (2.73%) VBScript
8 6 (2.34%) VB
9 5 (1.95%) VBA
9 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.56%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.78%) C++
12 1 (0.39%) C
12 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.39%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.39%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.39%) VB6
12 1 (0.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 49 (19.14%) Degree
2 22 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (7.42%) MCSE
4 13 (5.08%) MCP
5 10 (3.91%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.73%) MCITP
7 5 (1.95%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.95%) CCA
8 4 (1.56%) ACCA
9 3 (1.17%) CIMA
9 3 (1.17%) NVQ Level 3
9 3 (1.17%) HND
9 3 (1.17%) AAT
10 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.39%) CISSP
11 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.39%) CCNA
11 1 (0.39%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.39%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.34%) SLA
2 5 (1.95%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.39%) GAMP
3 1 (0.39%) GMP
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (8.59%) Hyper-V
2 14 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 96 (37.50%) SAP
2 52 (20.31%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.81%) Oracle
4 16 (6.25%) VMware
5 11 (4.30%) Hyperion
6 10 (3.91%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.73%) Sage
8 6 (2.34%) Epicor
9 4 (1.56%) SYSPRO
10 3 (1.17%) IBM
10 3 (1.17%) Infor
11 2 (0.78%) Cisco
11 2 (0.78%) Cognos
11 2 (0.78%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.39%) Tableau
12 1 (0.39%) Siebel
12 1 (0.39%) Adobe
12 1 (0.39%) HP
12 1 (0.39%) Citrix
12 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cockermouth
Tectre Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent package inc Bonus and car
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
threesixty selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,992.24 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, bupa etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + contributary pension, bonus, bupa etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago