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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 134 116 90
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -26
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 117 156 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.66% 2.14% 2.68%
As % of the General category 4.45% 5.96% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84 122 142
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 £26,450 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,350
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.80%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2629 2619 2313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.32% 35.99% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1959 2078 2023
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 £23,500
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 24 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 24 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 +1 66 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Cheshire +27 30 £33,000 +15.78% 6
Lancashire +5 9 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Merseyside -22 6 £29,500 -57.85% 1
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 87 (37.99%) SAP
2 48 (20.96%) Microsoft
2 48 (20.96%) Finance
3 41 (17.90%) SQL Server
4 38 (16.59%) ERP
5 36 (15.72%) Logistics
6 34 (14.85%) SQL
6 34 (14.85%) Project Management
7 33 (14.41%) Windows
8 29 (12.66%) Degree
9 28 (12.23%) MS Excel
9 28 (12.23%) Retail
10 27 (11.79%) SAP PP
11 22 (9.61%) SAP FI
12 20 (8.73%) HTML
12 20 (8.73%) SAP CO
12 20 (8.73%) SAP FI/CO
12 20 (8.73%) Business Analysis
13 19 (8.30%) JavaScript
14 16 (6.99%) VPN
14 16 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (6.55%) Oracle
15 15 (6.55%) ITIL
15 15 (6.55%) CSS
15 15 (6.55%) Marketing
16 14 (6.11%) Dynamics NAV
16 14 (6.11%) .NET
16 14 (6.11%) LAN
16 14 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (5.68%) General Ledger

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (3.06%) Lync
2 4 (1.75%) Apache
2 4 (1.75%) Node.js
3 3 (1.31%) nginx
3 3 (1.31%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.44%) Drupal
4 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.31%) Maple
3 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (11.79%) SAP PP
2 22 (9.61%) SAP FI
3 20 (8.73%) SAP CO
3 20 (8.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (6.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (5.68%) SAP APO
6 9 (3.93%) SAP SD
7 8 (3.49%) SAP MM
8 7 (3.06%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (1.75%) SAP WM
9 4 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.87%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.44%) SalesLogix
11 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.44%) Line 500
11 1 (0.44%) Line 50
11 1 (0.44%) Magento
11 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.99%) VPN
2 14 (6.11%) LAN
3 13 (5.68%) WAN
4 9 (3.93%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.62%) VoIP
6 3 (1.31%) VLAN
6 3 (1.31%) DNS
6 3 (1.31%) PBX
7 2 (0.87%) DHCP
7 2 (0.87%) Network Security
8 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.44%) Wireless
8 1 (0.44%) Internet
8 1 (0.44%) MPLS
8 1 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.68%) MySQL
4 11 (4.80%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.62%) SAP BW
7 5 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.75%) QlikView
9 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.87%) MS Access
10 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.31%) JDeveloper
1 3 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.87%) Selenium
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 48 (20.96%) Finance
2 28 (12.23%) Retail
3 15 (6.55%) Marketing
4 13 (5.68%) General Ledger
5 12 (5.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (5.24%) Banking
6 10 (4.37%) Aerospace
7 9 (3.93%) French Language
7 9 (3.93%) Automotive
7 9 (3.93%) Electronics
8 7 (3.06%) German Language
8 7 (3.06%) Spanish Language
8 7 (3.06%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.18%) Games
10 3 (1.31%) Advertising
11 2 (0.87%) Billing
11 2 (0.87%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.44%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.44%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.44%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (24.02%) Consultant
2 43 (18.78%) Analyst
3 26 (11.35%) Developer
4 22 (9.61%) SAP Consultant
5 19 (8.30%) SAP Analyst
6 18 (7.86%) Project Manager
7 11 (4.80%) Support Analyst
7 11 (4.80%) Business Analyst
8 9 (3.93%) Support Consultant
9 8 (3.49%) Software Engineer
9 8 (3.49%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.49%) Applications Support
9 8 (3.49%) Applications Specialist
9 8 (3.49%) ERP Consultant
10 7 (3.06%) Systems Support
11 6 (2.62%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 6 (2.62%) Sales Engineer
11 6 (2.62%) SAP Support
12 5 (2.18%) SAP Logistics Consultant
12 5 (2.18%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.73%) HTML
2 15 (6.55%) CSS
3 14 (6.11%) .NET
4 11 (4.80%) jQuery
5 10 (4.37%) HTML5
6 5 (2.18%) CSS3
7 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.75%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.75%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.31%) Spring
8 3 (1.31%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (1.31%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (1.31%) LAMP
8 3 (1.31%) Web Services
8 3 (1.31%) J2EE
9 2 (0.87%) XML
10 1 (0.44%) Ajax
10 1 (0.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.80%) FMCG
2 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.31%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.87%) 3D Printing
6 1 (0.44%) CPLD
6 1 (0.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.44%) Social Network
6 1 (0.44%) Life Science
6 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.44%) Social Media
6 1 (0.44%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.44%) AS400
6 1 (0.44%) EPoS
6 1 (0.44%) Firmware
6 1 (0.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.41%) Windows
2 9 (3.93%) Linux
3 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.75%) Android
3 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.87%) UNIX
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.44%) CentOS
5 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) SUSE
5 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.59%) ERP
2 36 (15.72%) Logistics
3 34 (14.85%) Project Management
4 20 (8.73%) Business Analysis
5 16 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (6.55%) ITIL
7 12 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (5.24%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (5.24%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (3.93%) Service Delivery
8 9 (3.93%) CRM
9 8 (3.49%) Workflow
9 8 (3.49%) Validation
9 8 (3.49%) Migration
9 8 (3.49%) Software Engineering
9 8 (3.49%) Demand Management
10 7 (3.06%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (3.06%) Service Management
11 6 (2.62%) OOP
11 6 (2.62%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.85%) SQL
2 19 (8.30%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.68%) Java
4 9 (3.93%) PHP
5 8 (3.49%) C
5 8 (3.49%) C#
6 5 (2.18%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.18%) ABAP
7 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.31%) PowerHouse
8 3 (1.31%) C++
9 2 (0.87%) VB
10 1 (0.44%) RPG
Qualifications
1 29 (12.66%) Degree
2 12 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.24%) MCSE
3 7 (3.06%) MCP
4 6 (2.62%) CCNA
4 6 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.62%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.62%) MCITP
5 4 (1.75%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.31%) ACCA
7 2 (0.87%) CIMA
7 2 (0.87%) MCDST
8 1 (0.44%) CISA
8 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.44%) CISSP
8 1 (0.44%) CCIE
8 1 (0.44%) CCNP
8 1 (0.44%) HNC
8 1 (0.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.31%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) GMP
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.44%) GAMP
System Software
1 10 (4.37%) Hyper-V
2 8 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.87%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) XenApp
4 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) SCCM
1 5 (2.18%) SCOM
2 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 87 (37.99%) SAP
2 48 (20.96%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.55%) Oracle
4 6 (2.62%) Cisco
5 5 (2.18%) Cognos
6 4 (1.75%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.75%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.75%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.75%) Epicor
7 3 (1.31%) Sage
7 3 (1.31%) Citrix
8 2 (0.87%) HP
8 2 (0.87%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.87%) VMware
9 1 (0.44%) Baan
9 1 (0.44%) Ariba
9 1 (0.44%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.44%) CA
9 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.44%) EMC
Stockport, Cheshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West
Recital Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £45000 Per Annum + Car Allowance + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The 100 Company
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southport
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Experis IT
Salary: Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Experis IT
Salary: £50000.00 - £59000.00 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Commission + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Ascent People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Commission + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Ascent People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Commission + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Advantage Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago