The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 140 115 87
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -28
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 124 164 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.73% 2.23% 2.78%
As % of the General category 4.65% 6.24% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 91 125 153
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2666 2630 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.16% 35.69% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1994 2087 2040
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Manufacturing
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 69 £42,500 -22.72% 18
Cheshire +15 32 £33,000 -4.34% 6
Lancashire +3 13 £37,500 +4.16% 6
Merseyside -29 5 £27,750 -60.35% 4
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 89 (38.20%) SAP
2 48 (20.60%) Microsoft
3 46 (19.74%) Finance
4 42 (18.03%) SQL Server
5 37 (15.88%) ERP
6 36 (15.45%) SQL
6 36 (15.45%) Logistics
7 34 (14.59%) Project Management
8 32 (13.73%) Windows
9 29 (12.45%) Degree
10 28 (12.02%) MS Excel
10 28 (12.02%) Retail
11 27 (11.59%) SAP PP
12 24 (10.30%) SAP FI
13 23 (9.87%) JavaScript
14 22 (9.44%) HTML
14 22 (9.44%) SAP CO
14 22 (9.44%) SAP FI/CO
15 19 (8.15%) Business Analysis
16 17 (7.30%) CSS
16 17 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (6.87%) .NET
17 16 (6.87%) Oracle
17 16 (6.87%) VPN
17 16 (6.87%) Marketing
18 14 (6.01%) Dynamics NAV
18 14 (6.01%) jQuery
18 14 (6.01%) LAN
18 14 (6.01%) ITIL
18 14 (6.01%) SAP APO

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (3.00%) Lync
2 4 (1.72%) Node.js
3 3 (1.29%) Apache
3 3 (1.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.86%) Drupal
4 2 (0.86%) nginx
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.29%) MS Office
2 3 (1.29%) Maple
3 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (11.59%) SAP PP
2 24 (10.30%) SAP FI
3 22 (9.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 22 (9.44%) SAP CO
4 14 (6.01%) SAP APO
4 14 (6.01%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (3.86%) SAP SD
6 8 (3.43%) SAP MM
7 7 (3.00%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (1.72%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (1.72%) SAP WM
8 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.86%) Magento
9 2 (0.86%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.43%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.87%) VPN
2 14 (6.01%) LAN
3 13 (5.58%) WAN
4 9 (3.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.58%) VoIP
6 3 (1.29%) PBX
6 3 (1.29%) DNS
6 3 (1.29%) VLAN
7 2 (0.86%) Network Security
7 2 (0.86%) DHCP
8 1 (0.43%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.43%) Internet
8 1 (0.43%) MPLS
8 1 (0.43%) Wireless
8 1 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.15%) MySQL
3 12 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.58%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.72%) QlikView
7 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.86%) MS Access
9 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (1.72%) Selenium
1 4 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.29%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.43%) JBuilder
General
1 46 (19.74%) Finance
2 28 (12.02%) Retail
3 16 (6.87%) Marketing
4 13 (5.58%) General Ledger
5 12 (5.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (5.15%) Banking
6 10 (4.29%) Aerospace
7 9 (3.86%) Automotive
7 9 (3.86%) Electronics
7 9 (3.86%) French Language
8 7 (3.00%) German Language
8 7 (3.00%) Spanish Language
9 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.15%) Games
10 3 (1.29%) Advertising
11 2 (0.86%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.43%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.43%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.43%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 56 (24.03%) Consultant
2 42 (18.03%) Analyst
3 30 (12.88%) Developer
4 24 (10.30%) SAP Consultant
5 19 (8.15%) Project Manager
6 18 (7.73%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (4.72%) Business Analyst
8 10 (4.29%) Support Analyst
9 9 (3.86%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.86%) Support Consultant
10 8 (3.43%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 8 (3.43%) Software Developer
10 8 (3.43%) Applications Specialist
10 8 (3.43%) ERP Consultant
11 7 (3.00%) Systems Support
11 7 (3.00%) Applications Support
12 6 (2.58%) SAP Support
12 6 (2.58%) Sales Engineer
13 5 (2.15%) SAP Logistics Consultant
13 5 (2.15%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.44%) HTML
2 17 (7.30%) CSS
3 16 (6.87%) .NET
4 14 (6.01%) jQuery
5 10 (4.29%) HTML5
6 5 (2.15%) CSS3
6 5 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (1.72%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.72%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.29%) LAMP
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (1.29%) J2EE
8 3 (1.29%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (0.86%) Web Services
9 2 (0.86%) XML
9 2 (0.86%) Spring
9 2 (0.86%) JSON
10 1 (0.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.72%) FMCG
2 6 (2.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.86%) 3D Printing
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Life Science
6 1 (0.43%) EPoS
6 1 (0.43%) Firmware
6 1 (0.43%) DTV
6 1 (0.43%) AS400
6 1 (0.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.43%) CPLD
6 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.73%) Windows
2 8 (3.43%) Linux
3 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.72%) Android
3 4 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.86%) UNIX
4 2 (0.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) CentOS
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) SUSE
5 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.88%) ERP
2 36 (15.45%) Logistics
3 34 (14.59%) Project Management
4 19 (8.15%) Business Analysis
5 17 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (6.01%) ITIL
7 12 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (5.15%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (4.72%) SAP Implementation
9 9 (3.86%) Software Engineering
9 9 (3.86%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.86%) CRM
10 8 (3.43%) Workflow
10 8 (3.43%) Migration
10 8 (3.43%) Demand Management
11 7 (3.00%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (3.00%) Validation
11 7 (3.00%) Service Management
12 6 (2.58%) OOP
12 6 (2.58%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.45%) SQL
2 23 (9.87%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.58%) Java
4 11 (4.72%) PHP
5 9 (3.86%) C
6 8 (3.43%) C#
7 5 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.15%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.15%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.15%) ABAP
8 4 (1.72%) C++
9 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.29%) PowerHouse
10 2 (0.86%) VB
11 1 (0.43%) RPG
Qualifications
1 29 (12.45%) Degree
2 12 (5.15%) MCSE
2 12 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.00%) MCP
4 6 (2.58%) CCNA
4 6 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.58%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.58%) MCITP
5 4 (1.72%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.86%) ACCA
6 2 (0.86%) CIMA
6 2 (0.86%) MCDST
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) HNC
7 1 (0.43%) HND
7 1 (0.43%) CCIE
7 1 (0.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.86%) GMP
1 2 (0.86%) SLA
1 2 (0.86%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.43%) GAMP
System Software
1 10 (4.29%) Hyper-V
2 8 (3.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.86%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.43%) XenApp
4 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.15%) SCCM
1 5 (2.15%) SCOM
2 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 89 (38.20%) SAP
2 48 (20.60%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.87%) Oracle
4 6 (2.58%) Cisco
5 5 (2.15%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.15%) Cognos
6 4 (1.72%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.72%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.29%) Sage
7 3 (1.29%) Epicor
7 3 (1.29%) Citrix
8 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.86%) VMware
8 2 (0.86%) HP
9 1 (0.43%) EMC
9 1 (0.43%) Baan
9 1 (0.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.43%) Symantec
9 1 (0.43%) Ariba
9 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West
JPS Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus company bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis IT
Salary: £20000.00 - £24436.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, life insur, mob
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Profit share, Pension, Mob, Lap
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago