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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 122 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 152 155 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.07% 2.25% 2.12%
As % of the General category 5.00% 5.98% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 133 132 119
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £71,750 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
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
3043 2593 2627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.49% 37.67% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2423 2134 2195
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £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 15 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 15 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 -9 71 £42,500 +2.40% 22
Merseyside +10 21 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Cheshire -15 21 £50,000 +81.81% 10
Lancashire -1 16 £42,500 -41.37% 6
Cumbria +6 3 £31,314 +13.86% 5
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 15 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 89 (34.23%) SAP
2 78 (30.00%) Finance
3 60 (23.08%) ERP
4 54 (20.77%) SQL Server
4 54 (20.77%) Microsoft
5 52 (20.00%) Degree
6 42 (16.15%) .NET
6 42 (16.15%) MS Excel
7 37 (14.23%) Windows
7 37 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (13.85%) Logistics
9 35 (13.46%) SAP FI
10 33 (12.69%) SAP FI/CO
10 33 (12.69%) SAP CO
11 31 (11.92%) SQL
11 31 (11.92%) Retail
12 30 (11.54%) C#
13 29 (11.15%) Project Management
14 23 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (8.46%) MCSE
16 21 (8.08%) Hyper-V
16 21 (8.08%) Dynamics NAV
17 18 (6.92%) SharePoint
17 18 (6.92%) Management Information System
18 17 (6.54%) CRM
18 17 (6.54%) Oracle
18 17 (6.54%) ASP.NET
18 17 (6.54%) Business Analysis
18 17 (6.54%) Computer Science

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 18 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.31%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.92%) Apache
4 5 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (1.92%) nginx
5 4 (1.54%) IIS
6 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.38%) Liferay
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 42 (16.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.54%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 35 (13.46%) SAP FI
2 33 (12.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 33 (12.69%) SAP CO
3 21 (8.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (5.77%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (3.85%) SAP BPC
5 10 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (3.46%) SAP SD
7 8 (3.08%) SAP PP
8 7 (2.69%) SAP APO
8 7 (2.69%) Dynamics GP
8 7 (2.69%) SAP SCM
9 6 (2.31%) Sage 200
9 6 (2.31%) SAP MM
9 6 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (1.15%) SAP QM
10 3 (1.15%) Magento
11 2 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.77%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.46%) LAN
1 9 (3.46%) WAN
2 7 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.31%) VPN
4 4 (1.54%) VoIP
5 2 (0.77%) PBX
5 2 (0.77%) VLAN
6 1 (0.38%) DHCP
6 1 (0.38%) WLAN
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
6 1 (0.38%) MPLS
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.62%) SAP BW
3 9 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.92%) MySQL
7 4 (1.54%) MS Access
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.54%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.15%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.38%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Hudson
2 3 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.77%) LSMW
4 1 (0.38%) Maven
4 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.38%) Mockito
4 1 (0.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 78 (30.00%) Finance
2 31 (11.92%) Retail
3 12 (4.62%) Advertising
3 12 (4.62%) Banking
4 11 (4.23%) Marketing
5 10 (3.85%) Billing
5 10 (3.85%) German Language
6 9 (3.46%) General Ledger
6 9 (3.46%) Aerospace
6 9 (3.46%) Electronics
6 9 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.46%) Legal
7 6 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.15%) French Language
9 2 (0.77%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.77%) Automotive
9 2 (0.77%) Law
10 1 (0.38%) Local Government
10 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.38%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 65 (25.00%) Consultant
2 55 (21.15%) Analyst
3 35 (13.46%) Developer
4 32 (12.31%) SAP Consultant
5 31 (11.92%) SAP Analyst
6 22 (8.46%) Business Analyst
7 18 (6.92%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.38%) Support Consultant
8 14 (5.38%) SAP Business Analyst
9 13 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 13 (5.00%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.62%) Server Support
11 11 (4.23%) 1st Line Support
11 11 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (4.23%) Applications Consultant
11 11 (4.23%) .NET Developer
12 9 (3.46%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (3.46%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.08%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.08%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.15%) .NET
2 17 (6.54%) ASP.NET
3 13 (5.00%) HTML
4 11 (4.23%) Web Services
4 11 (4.23%) .NET Framework
4 11 (4.23%) jQuery
5 10 (3.85%) CSS
6 9 (3.46%) WCF
7 8 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (2.31%) Spring
10 5 (1.92%) XML
10 5 (1.92%) Middleware
10 5 (1.92%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (1.54%) XSL
11 4 (1.54%) EDI
11 4 (1.54%) WPF
12 3 (1.15%) Classic ASP
12 3 (1.15%) SAP XI
13 2 (0.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.54%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.46%) FMCG
5 5 (1.92%) AS400
6 4 (1.54%) DTV
6 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.15%) LIMS
8 2 (0.77%) Life Science
9 1 (0.38%) Social Network
9 1 (0.38%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) EPoS
9 1 (0.38%) Firmware
9 1 (0.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.38%) CPLD
9 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.23%) Windows
2 17 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (5.77%) Windows 7
5 12 (4.62%) Linux
5 12 (4.62%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.77%) UNIX
6 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.08%) ERP
2 36 (13.85%) Logistics
3 29 (11.15%) Project Management
4 23 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (6.54%) CRM
5 17 (6.54%) Business Analysis
6 15 (5.77%) MVC
7 14 (5.38%) SAP Implementation
8 13 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (4.62%) Software Engineering
9 12 (4.62%) Data Modelling
10 11 (4.23%) E-Commerce
10 11 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (3.85%) Project Planning
11 10 (3.85%) ITIL
11 10 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (3.46%) PRINCE2
12 9 (3.46%) Supply Chain Management
13 8 (3.08%) Validation
13 8 (3.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.92%) SQL
2 30 (11.54%) C#
3 12 (4.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.46%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.08%) ABAP
6 7 (2.69%) VBScript
6 7 (2.69%) Java
7 6 (2.31%) VB
8 5 (1.92%) VBA
9 4 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.77%) C
12 1 (0.38%) C++
12 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.38%) RPG
12 1 (0.38%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.38%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.38%) VB6
12 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 52 (20.00%) Degree
2 22 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (8.46%) MCSE
3 16 (6.15%) MCP
4 10 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.69%) MCITP
6 6 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.92%) CCA
8 4 (1.54%) CCNA
8 4 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.15%) HND
9 3 (1.15%) ACCA
9 3 (1.15%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (0.77%) AAT
10 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.77%) CIMA
11 1 (0.38%) MCDST
11 1 (0.38%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.38%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.92%) SLA
2 4 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.38%) GAMP
3 1 (0.38%) GMP
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (8.08%) Hyper-V
2 14 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 89 (34.23%) SAP
2 54 (20.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.54%) Oracle
4 15 (5.77%) VMware
5 10 (3.85%) Business Objects
5 10 (3.85%) Hyperion
6 7 (2.69%) Sage
7 6 (2.31%) Epicor
8 4 (1.54%) Cisco
8 4 (1.54%) SYSPRO
9 3 (1.15%) Infor
9 3 (1.15%) IBM
10 2 (0.77%) Cognos
10 2 (0.77%) HP
10 2 (0.77%) Citrix
10 2 (0.77%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.38%) Veeam
11 1 (0.38%) Tableau
11 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.38%) CA
Manchester
Blue Fox
Salary: Attractive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hot Rec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Annual bonus & career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
threesixty selection
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Barrow-in-furness, Cumbria
BAE - AMS
Salary: (depending on experience)Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £7,995 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Posted: 6 days ago