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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 131 101 122
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +21
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 138 155 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.86% 2.25% 2.02%
As % of the General category 4.53% 5.93% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 121 129 110
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -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
3046 2613 2609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.97% 37.92% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2381 2146 2189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,631 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 2 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 2 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 -17 59 £42,500 +1.19% 27
Merseyside +17 22 £34,500 +6.15% 3
Cheshire -14 18 £45,500 +65.45% 15
Lancashire -2 17 £32,500 -55.17% 6
Cumbria +5 3 £31,314 +13.86% 3
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 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 74 (30.20%) SAP
2 65 (26.53%) Finance
3 61 (24.90%) Microsoft
4 56 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 56 (22.86%) ERP
5 44 (17.96%) Degree
6 43 (17.55%) MS Excel
7 40 (16.33%) .NET
8 39 (15.92%) Windows
9 36 (14.69%) Logistics
10 33 (13.47%) SQL
11 29 (11.84%) Retail
12 28 (11.43%) C#
13 25 (10.20%) Project Management
13 25 (10.20%) SAP FI
14 24 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (9.80%) MCSE
15 23 (9.39%) SAP CO
15 23 (9.39%) SAP FI/CO
15 23 (9.39%) Hyper-V
16 22 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (8.16%) Dynamics NAV
18 19 (7.76%) Business Analysis
19 17 (6.94%) CRM
19 17 (6.94%) SharePoint
19 17 (6.94%) ASP.NET
20 16 (6.53%) MCP
20 16 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
21 15 (6.12%) MVC
21 15 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 17 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.45%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.04%) Apache
4 5 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (2.04%) nginx
5 3 (1.22%) Lync
5 3 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.22%) IIS
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.41%) Liferay
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (17.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 25 (10.20%) SAP FI
2 23 (9.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 23 (9.39%) SAP CO
3 20 (8.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (4.08%) SAP SD
6 9 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (3.27%) SAP PP
8 7 (2.86%) SAP APO
8 7 (2.86%) SAP SCM
9 6 (2.45%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (2.45%) Sage 200
10 5 (2.04%) SAP BPC
10 5 (2.04%) SAP MM
11 3 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (1.22%) SAP QM
12 2 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
13 1 (0.41%) SalesLogix
13 1 (0.41%) SAP WM
13 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.90%) LAN
1 12 (4.90%) VPN
1 12 (4.90%) WAN
2 8 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.04%) VoIP
4 3 (1.22%) PBX
5 2 (0.82%) VLAN
6 1 (0.41%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) WLAN
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) MPLS
6 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.27%) SAP BW
4 7 (2.86%) MySQL
4 7 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.45%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.63%) MS Access
7 4 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.63%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.22%) QlikView
8 3 (1.22%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.41%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Hudson
2 3 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.41%) Mockito
3 1 (0.41%) JUnit
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.41%) Maven
3 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 65 (26.53%) Finance
2 29 (11.84%) Retail
3 12 (4.90%) Banking
4 11 (4.49%) Advertising
5 10 (4.08%) Billing
5 10 (4.08%) Marketing
6 9 (3.67%) Legal
6 9 (3.67%) Electronics
7 7 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.86%) General Ledger
7 7 (2.86%) German Language
8 6 (2.45%) Aerospace
8 6 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.63%) French Language
10 2 (0.82%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.82%) Law
10 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Automotive
11 1 (0.41%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 61 (24.90%) Consultant
2 50 (20.41%) Analyst
3 34 (13.88%) Developer
4 29 (11.84%) SAP Consultant
5 27 (11.02%) SAP Analyst
6 19 (7.76%) Business Analyst
7 18 (7.35%) Project Manager
8 16 (6.53%) Support Consultant
9 13 (5.31%) Applications Support
10 11 (4.49%) Applications Consultant
10 11 (4.49%) Server Support
10 11 (4.49%) Support Analyst
10 11 (4.49%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (4.08%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (4.08%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.08%) SAP Business Analyst
12 9 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (3.67%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.27%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.27%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.33%) .NET
2 17 (6.94%) ASP.NET
3 12 (4.90%) HTML
3 12 (4.90%) .NET Framework
3 12 (4.90%) jQuery
4 11 (4.49%) Web Services
5 10 (4.08%) CSS
6 9 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (3.67%) WCF
7 7 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (2.45%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (2.04%) Spring
9 5 (2.04%) XML
9 5 (2.04%) Middleware
10 4 (1.63%) XSL
11 3 (1.22%) Classic ASP
11 3 (1.22%) EDI
11 3 (1.22%) WPF
11 3 (1.22%) SAP XI
12 1 (0.41%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.31%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.45%) FMCG
4 5 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.63%) AS400
6 3 (1.22%) DTV
6 3 (1.22%) LIMS
7 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.41%) EPoS
7 1 (0.41%) Firmware
7 1 (0.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.41%) CPLD
7 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.41%) Social Media
7 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.41%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.92%) Windows
2 16 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 11 (4.49%) Windows XP
6 10 (4.08%) Linux
7 2 (0.82%) UNIX
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.86%) ERP
2 36 (14.69%) Logistics
3 25 (10.20%) Project Management
4 22 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (7.76%) Business Analysis
6 17 (6.94%) CRM
7 15 (6.12%) MVC
8 14 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
9 11 (4.49%) Software Engineering
9 11 (4.49%) ITIL
10 10 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 10 (4.08%) Project Planning
11 9 (3.67%) Supply Chain Management
11 9 (3.67%) PRINCE2
11 9 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.27%) Scrum
12 8 (3.27%) Data Modelling
13 7 (2.86%) SOA
13 7 (2.86%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.47%) SQL
2 28 (11.43%) C#
3 11 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.86%) VBScript
5 7 (2.86%) ABAP
6 6 (2.45%) Java
7 5 (2.04%) VB
7 5 (2.04%) VBA
8 4 (1.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.41%) RPG
9 1 (0.41%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.41%) VB6
9 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (17.96%) Degree
2 24 (9.80%) MCSE
2 24 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.53%) MCP
4 9 (3.67%) MCITP
4 9 (3.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.04%) CCNA
6 5 (2.04%) CCA
7 3 (1.22%) ACCA
7 3 (1.22%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (0.82%) AAT
8 2 (0.82%) CIMA
8 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) CISSP
9 1 (0.41%) HND
9 1 (0.41%) CCIE
9 1 (0.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.22%) SLA
1 3 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.41%) GAMP
2 1 (0.41%) GMP
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (9.39%) Hyper-V
2 14 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) SCCM
1 2 (0.82%) SCOM
2 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 74 (30.20%) SAP
2 61 (24.90%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.71%) VMware
4 12 (4.90%) Oracle
5 9 (3.67%) Business Objects
6 8 (3.27%) Sage
7 6 (2.45%) Hyperion
7 6 (2.45%) Epicor
8 5 (2.04%) Cisco
9 4 (1.63%) SYSPRO
10 3 (1.22%) Infor
10 3 (1.22%) IBM
10 3 (1.22%) HP
11 2 (0.82%) Citrix
11 2 (0.82%) Cognos
12 1 (0.41%) Adobe
12 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.41%) CA
12 1 (0.41%) EMC
12 1 (0.41%) Symantec
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