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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 93 133 102
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -31
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 197 133 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.88% 1.79% 2.25%
As % of the General category 7.70% 4.38% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 140 117 126
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £23,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,375 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.11% -5.55%
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
2560 3035 2621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.45% 40.79% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2369 2139
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +23 78 £42,500 +6.25% 26
Cheshire +39 56 £40,000 -12.08% 8
Merseyside +13 30 £52,500 +52.17% 3
Lancashire +13 24 £39,000 +22.83% 9
Cumbria -8 1 £45,000 +43.70% 3
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 116 (35.05%) SAP
2 104 (31.42%) Degree
3 84 (25.38%) Finance
4 73 (22.05%) ERP
5 67 (20.24%) Microsoft
6 62 (18.73%) Life Science
7 55 (16.62%) Project Management
8 51 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (14.20%) SQL
10 38 (11.48%) Marketing
11 37 (11.18%) ITIL
12 35 (10.57%) PRINCE2
13 33 (9.97%) Programme Management
13 33 (9.97%) Logistics
14 32 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (9.37%) Service Delivery
15 31 (9.37%) Windows
15 31 (9.37%) .NET
15 31 (9.37%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (9.06%) MS Excel
16 30 (9.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 30 (9.06%) SDLC
17 29 (8.76%) Retail
17 29 (8.76%) Electronics
17 29 (8.76%) SQL Server
18 28 (8.46%) Telecoms
19 23 (6.95%) SAP PP
19 23 (6.95%) Oracle
20 22 (6.65%) Java
20 22 (6.65%) CRM

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (1.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.21%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle 9iAS
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.91%) Lync
4 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.60%) SAS
4 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.44%) MS Office
3 6 (1.81%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.91%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.30%) Stata
Business Applications
1 30 (9.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (6.95%) SAP PP
3 17 (5.14%) SAP SD
4 16 (4.83%) SAP MM
5 14 (4.23%) SAP QM
6 12 (3.63%) SAP CO
7 11 (3.32%) SAP FI/CO
7 11 (3.32%) SAP FI
8 7 (2.11%) SAP Business One
9 6 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (1.51%) SAP SCM
10 5 (1.51%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (1.21%) SAP APO
11 4 (1.21%) Line 500
12 3 (0.91%) Sage 1000
12 3 (0.91%) SAP HCM
12 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (0.91%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.14%) Firewall
2 14 (4.23%) DNS
3 12 (3.63%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.63%) DHCP
4 11 (3.32%) LAN
4 11 (3.32%) Intranet
5 10 (3.02%) WAN
6 9 (2.72%) VoIP
7 7 (2.11%) Wireless
8 6 (1.81%) MPLS
8 6 (1.81%) VPN
8 6 (1.81%) SAN
9 5 (1.51%) 802.11
9 5 (1.51%) SNMP
9 5 (1.51%) SSL
9 5 (1.51%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.51%) TACACS
9 5 (1.51%) xDSL
9 5 (1.51%) DMVPN
9 5 (1.51%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.72%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.81%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.51%) Big Data
9 5 (1.51%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.21%) MySQL
10 4 (1.21%) SAP BW
10 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.91%) Pentaho
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Selenium
1 2 (0.60%) Subversion
1 2 (0.60%) Maven
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.30%) MSTest
2 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.30%) Toad
2 1 (0.30%) NUnit
2 1 (0.30%) LSMW
General
1 84 (25.38%) Finance
2 38 (11.48%) Marketing
3 29 (8.76%) Retail
3 29 (8.76%) Electronics
4 28 (8.46%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.83%) Banking
6 13 (3.93%) Legal
6 13 (3.93%) Advertising
7 11 (3.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.72%) General Ledger
9 8 (2.42%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.51%) Automotive
10 5 (1.51%) Law
11 4 (1.21%) Back Office
12 3 (0.91%) Publishing
13 2 (0.60%) German Language
14 1 (0.30%) Local Government
14 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (20.85%) Analyst
2 38 (11.48%) Project Manager
2 38 (11.48%) Developer
3 31 (9.37%) Business Analyst
4 30 (9.06%) Consultant
5 29 (8.76%) SAP Analyst
6 19 (5.74%) SAP Consultant
7 18 (5.44%) SAP Support
8 16 (4.83%) Software Developer
9 15 (4.53%) Software Engineer
9 15 (4.53%) Support Analyst
9 15 (4.53%) IT Project Manager
10 14 (4.23%) SAP Business Analyst
10 14 (4.23%) Design Engineer
11 13 (3.93%) SAP Support Analyst
12 12 (3.63%) Graduate
13 9 (2.72%) .NET Developer
14 8 (2.42%) Junior
14 8 (2.42%) IT Business Analyst
15 7 (2.11%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.37%) .NET
2 19 (5.74%) EDI
3 16 (4.83%) ASP.NET
4 14 (4.23%) HTML
5 11 (3.32%) CSS
6 10 (3.02%) XML
7 7 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.51%) 802.1X
9 4 (1.21%) Spring
9 4 (1.21%) Servlets
9 4 (1.21%) J2EE
10 3 (0.91%) Ajax
10 3 (0.91%) WebCenter
10 3 (0.91%) HTML5
10 3 (0.91%) LINQ
10 3 (0.91%) jQuery
11 2 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (0.60%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.60%) REST
11 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 62 (18.73%) Life Science
2 32 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.65%) DTV
4 16 (4.83%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.83%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.02%) FMCG
7 8 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.51%) Statistics
9 5 (1.51%) SCADA
9 5 (1.51%) Social Media
10 4 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.21%) Data Conversion
11 3 (0.91%) NHS
11 3 (0.91%) Replication
11 3 (0.91%) Clustering
11 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (9.37%) Windows
2 16 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.81%) Linux
4 6 (1.81%) UNIX
5 4 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.60%) Android
7 2 (0.60%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (22.05%) ERP
2 55 (16.62%) Project Management
3 51 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (11.18%) ITIL
5 35 (10.57%) PRINCE2
6 33 (9.97%) Programme Management
6 33 (9.97%) Logistics
7 31 (9.37%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (9.37%) Service Delivery
8 30 (9.06%) SDLC
9 22 (6.65%) Service Management
9 22 (6.65%) Quality Management
9 22 (6.65%) CRM
9 22 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (6.65%) Digital Marketing
9 22 (6.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (4.83%) Software Engineering
11 16 (4.83%) E-Commerce
12 15 (4.53%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (14.20%) SQL
2 22 (6.65%) Java
3 21 (6.34%) C#
4 16 (4.83%) JavaScript
5 15 (4.53%) C
6 12 (3.63%) VB.NET
7 11 (3.32%) C++
8 8 (2.42%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.11%) ABAP
9 7 (2.11%) VB
10 6 (1.81%) VBA
10 6 (1.81%) PHP
11 5 (1.51%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.91%) Prolog
12 3 (0.91%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.60%) ANSI C
13 2 (0.60%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.30%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.30%) VB6
14 1 (0.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 104 (31.42%) Degree
2 16 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.53%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.53%) ISEB
4 13 (3.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.11%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.81%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.81%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.51%) PMP
7 5 (1.51%) CCNP
7 5 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.51%) APMP
7 5 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.91%) MCTS
8 3 (0.91%) MCITP
8 3 (0.91%) OCP
8 3 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.60%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.72%) QA
2 6 (1.81%) SLA
3 5 (1.51%) COBIT
4 4 (1.21%) GAMP
4 4 (1.21%) GMP
5 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (3.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.21%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 116 (35.05%) SAP
2 67 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.95%) Oracle
4 10 (3.02%) Cisco
5 9 (2.72%) Capita
6 8 (2.42%) JDA
7 6 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.81%) Autodesk
7 6 (1.81%) VMware
8 4 (1.21%) Wonderware
8 4 (1.21%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.21%) Sage
8 4 (1.21%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.91%) CommVault
9 3 (0.91%) Epicor
9 3 (0.91%) Ariba
10 2 (0.60%) Infor
10 2 (0.60%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.60%) Citrix
10 2 (0.60%) IBM
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Benefits!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Lorien
Salary: (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45-65K
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45-65K
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Pension, Car, Health, Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
threesixty selection
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus Potential
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
threesixty selection
Salary: circa £45k - £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Talent Spa
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago