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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 121 136 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 128 107 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.10% 1.58% 2.27%
As % of the General category 5.40% 4.12% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 90 79 129
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £50,900 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2372 2595 2621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.93% 38.42% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 1921 2099
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,575 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Manchester +15 52 £45,000 +16.12% 25
Lancashire +15 33 £40,000 +30.08% 8
Cheshire -7 28 £46,000 +22.66% 14
Cumbria +4 9 £52,500 +65.99% 2
Merseyside +1 2 £29,250 +12.49% 3
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 77 (30.56%) ERP
2 75 (29.76%) Degree
3 72 (28.57%) SAP
4 69 (27.38%) Microsoft
5 63 (25.00%) Finance
6 54 (21.43%) SQL
7 47 (18.65%) Windows
8 46 (18.25%) Project Management
9 43 (17.06%) SQL Server
10 40 (15.87%) MS Excel
11 39 (15.48%) .NET
12 32 (12.70%) MS Office
13 31 (12.30%) Logistics
14 28 (11.11%) CRM
14 28 (11.11%) Life Science
15 26 (10.32%) Marketing
15 26 (10.32%) Active Directory
15 26 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (9.92%) ASP.NET
17 24 (9.52%) JavaScript
17 24 (9.52%) PRINCE2
17 24 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (8.73%) ITIL
19 20 (7.94%) Quality Management
19 20 (7.94%) Telecoms
19 20 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
20 19 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 19 (7.54%) TCP/IP
21 18 (7.14%) CSS
21 18 (7.14%) C#

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (3.97%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.38%) Joomla!
3 6 (2.38%) CMS
4 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle 9iAS
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.19%) Lync
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 40 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 32 (12.70%) MS Office
3 9 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.19%) ProjectWise
6 2 (0.79%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.40%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 17 (6.75%) SAP QM
2 15 (5.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (5.56%) SAP PP
4 13 (5.16%) SAP SCM
5 12 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (3.97%) SAP MM
7 8 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (3.17%) SAP SD
8 7 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (1.59%) Line 500
9 4 (1.59%) Sage 1000
10 3 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (1.19%) SAP MDM
10 3 (1.19%) SAP CO
10 3 (1.19%) SAP FI
10 3 (1.19%) Primavera
10 3 (1.19%) SAP HCM
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.79%) SAP LE
11 2 (0.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.54%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.75%) DNS
3 13 (5.16%) Firewall
4 10 (3.97%) DHCP
5 9 (3.57%) LAN
5 9 (3.57%) WAN
5 9 (3.57%) SAN
6 7 (2.78%) VoIP
7 6 (2.38%) DECT
7 6 (2.38%) Internet
8 5 (1.98%) Intranet
8 5 (1.98%) Network Security
9 3 (1.19%) PABX
10 2 (0.79%) NAS
10 2 (0.79%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.40%) FTP
11 1 (0.40%) HTTP
11 1 (0.40%) VPN
11 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.98%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.19%) MySQL
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.19%) Big Data
11 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.40%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.59%) Subversion
3 3 (1.19%) Maven
4 2 (0.79%) LSMW
4 2 (0.79%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.40%) Toad
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.40%) NUnit
5 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.40%) MSTest
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 63 (25.00%) Finance
2 26 (10.32%) Marketing
3 20 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.56%) Electronics
5 13 (5.16%) Retail
6 10 (3.97%) Advertising
7 9 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (3.17%) Automotive
9 5 (1.98%) Legal
9 5 (1.98%) Banking
10 4 (1.59%) Law
11 3 (1.19%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.19%) French Language
11 3 (1.19%) German Language
12 2 (0.79%) Norwegian Language
12 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.79%) Swedish Language
12 2 (0.79%) Back Office
13 1 (0.40%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 38 (15.08%) Consultant
2 37 (14.68%) Developer
3 35 (13.89%) Analyst
4 32 (12.70%) Project Manager
5 29 (11.51%) SAP Consultant
6 26 (10.32%) Business Analyst
7 18 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 17 (6.75%) IT Project Manager
9 15 (5.95%) SAP Analyst
10 14 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
11 13 (5.16%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.37%) .NET Developer
13 9 (3.57%) SAP QM Consultant
14 8 (3.17%) IT Manager
14 8 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
15 7 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 7 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
15 7 (2.78%) Systems Developer
15 7 (2.78%) Senior Manager
15 7 (2.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.48%) .NET
2 25 (9.92%) ASP.NET
3 18 (7.14%) CSS
3 18 (7.14%) HTML
4 14 (5.56%) XML
5 11 (4.37%) jQuery
6 10 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (3.57%) EDI
7 9 (3.57%) HTML5
7 9 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.78%) WinForms
9 6 (2.38%) CSS3
9 6 (2.38%) Spring
10 5 (1.98%) Servlets
11 4 (1.59%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.59%) LINQ
12 3 (1.19%) JMS
12 3 (1.19%) SOAP
12 3 (1.19%) WSDL
12 3 (1.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.11%) Life Science
2 24 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.56%) DTV
4 13 (5.16%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.59%) Robotics
7 4 (1.59%) Statistics
7 4 (1.59%) Clustering
7 4 (1.59%) Replication
8 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.19%) FMCG
8 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.79%) NHS
9 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.40%) EPoS
10 1 (0.40%) Informatics
10 1 (0.40%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.65%) Windows
2 20 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (3.97%) Windows XP
5 9 (3.57%) Linux
6 6 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (2.38%) UNIX
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.56%) ERP
2 46 (18.25%) Project Management
3 31 (12.30%) Logistics
4 28 (11.11%) CRM
5 26 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 22 (8.73%) ITIL
8 20 (7.94%) Quality Management
9 17 (6.75%) Programme Management
10 16 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (5.56%) Coaching
13 13 (5.16%) Service Management
13 13 (5.16%) Service Delivery
13 13 (5.16%) Migration
14 12 (4.76%) Data Migration
14 12 (4.76%) E-Commerce
15 11 (4.37%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.43%) SQL
2 24 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 18 (7.14%) C#
4 16 (6.35%) VB.NET
5 15 (5.95%) Java
6 12 (4.76%) VBScript
7 11 (4.37%) PHP
8 9 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.57%) VBA
9 8 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.38%) C
10 6 (2.38%) VB
11 4 (1.59%) C++
12 3 (1.19%) ABAP
12 3 (1.19%) Prolog
12 3 (1.19%) VB6
12 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.40%) Groovy
13 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.40%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 75 (29.76%) Degree
2 13 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.97%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.57%) ISEB
5 6 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.38%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.38%) MBA
6 5 (1.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (1.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (1.98%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 4 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.19%) AAT
8 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.19%) OCP
8 3 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.19%) CIMA
8 3 (1.19%) ACCA
8 3 (1.19%) MCITP
8 3 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.17%) QA
2 6 (2.38%) SLA
3 5 (1.98%) COBIT
4 4 (1.59%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.79%) GAMP
6 1 (0.40%) GMP
6 1 (0.40%) GxP
6 1 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.98%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.19%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.19%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.19%) SCCM
1 3 (1.19%) SCOM
1 3 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 72 (28.57%) SAP
2 69 (27.38%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.95%) VMware
3 15 (5.95%) Oracle
4 12 (4.76%) Cisco
5 8 (3.17%) Capita
6 5 (1.98%) Sage
6 5 (1.98%) EMC
7 4 (1.59%) SYSPRO
7 4 (1.59%) Google
7 4 (1.59%) Autodesk
8 3 (1.19%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.19%) HP
8 3 (1.19%) Dell
8 3 (1.19%) IBM
8 3 (1.19%) CommVault
8 3 (1.19%) Epicor
8 3 (1.19%) Citrix
8 3 (1.19%) NEC
8 3 (1.19%) Symantec
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