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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 91 150 102
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -48
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 188 103 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.88% 1.44% 2.25%
As % of the General category 7.45% 3.59% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 138 90 124
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
2525 2873 2784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.73% 40.16% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1943 2200 2264
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +46 78 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Cheshire +25 52 £40,000 -12.08% 8
Lancashire +13 32 £40,000 +39.13% 17
Merseyside +22 21 £44,500 +89.36% 6
Cumbria -4 2 £45,000 +42.28% 2
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 110 (32.64%) SAP
2 98 (29.08%) Degree
3 87 (25.82%) ERP
4 81 (24.04%) Finance
5 76 (22.55%) Microsoft
6 61 (18.10%) Project Management
6 61 (18.10%) SQL
7 51 (15.13%) Life Science
8 43 (12.76%) SQL Server
9 42 (12.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (12.17%) Windows
11 40 (11.87%) Marketing
12 39 (11.57%) ITIL
12 39 (11.57%) .NET
13 37 (10.98%) MS Excel
13 37 (10.98%) Logistics
14 36 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
15 35 (10.39%) PRINCE2
16 34 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (9.50%) Telecoms
18 31 (9.20%) Programme Management
18 31 (9.20%) CRM
19 28 (8.31%) Electronics
19 28 (8.31%) SDLC
20 26 (7.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
21 25 (7.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 25 (7.42%) Retail
21 25 (7.42%) Service Delivery
21 25 (7.42%) MS Office
22 23 (6.82%) Digital Marketing

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.78%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.19%) CMS
3 4 (1.19%) Joomla!
4 3 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (0.89%) Oracle 9iAS
4 3 (0.89%) Lync
4 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.59%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.59%) SAS
5 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 37 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.42%) MS Office
3 5 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.19%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.89%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.30%) Stata
6 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 26 (7.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (6.53%) SAP PP
3 16 (4.75%) SAP MM
3 16 (4.75%) SAP QM
4 14 (4.15%) SAP SD
4 14 (4.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (3.56%) SAP CO
6 11 (3.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 11 (3.26%) SAP FI
7 10 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (2.67%) SAP SCM
9 7 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (1.19%) SAP Business One
11 3 (0.89%) Line 500
11 3 (0.89%) Sage 1000
11 3 (0.89%) SAP HCM
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (0.89%) SAP APO
11 3 (0.89%) Primavera
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.64%) Firewall
2 17 (5.04%) DNS
3 15 (4.45%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.86%) DHCP
5 11 (3.26%) Intranet
6 10 (2.97%) VoIP
7 9 (2.67%) LAN
8 8 (2.37%) WAN
9 7 (2.08%) Internet
9 7 (2.08%) Network Security
9 7 (2.08%) SAN
10 6 (1.78%) DECT
11 5 (1.48%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.48%) iSCSI
12 4 (1.19%) Wireless
12 4 (1.19%) VPN
13 3 (0.89%) 802.11
13 3 (0.89%) MPLS
13 3 (0.89%) TACACS
13 3 (0.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.37%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.48%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.19%) Big Data
11 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.89%) Pentaho
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (0.89%) MySQL
11 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.19%) Maven
2 3 (0.89%) Subversion
3 2 (0.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.30%) MSTest
4 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.30%) Toad
4 1 (0.30%) NUnit
4 1 (0.30%) LSMW
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 81 (24.04%) Finance
2 40 (11.87%) Marketing
3 32 (9.50%) Telecoms
4 28 (8.31%) Electronics
5 25 (7.42%) Retail
6 17 (5.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (4.75%) Banking
8 10 (2.97%) Legal
8 10 (2.97%) Advertising
9 9 (2.67%) General Ledger
9 9 (2.67%) Automotive
10 8 (2.37%) Aerospace
11 5 (1.48%) Law
12 4 (1.19%) Back Office
13 2 (0.59%) German Language
14 1 (0.30%) Local Government
14 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (20.18%) Analyst
2 44 (13.06%) Developer
3 40 (11.87%) Project Manager
3 40 (11.87%) Consultant
4 38 (11.28%) Business Analyst
5 28 (8.31%) SAP Analyst
6 24 (7.12%) SAP Consultant
7 20 (5.93%) IT Project Manager
8 19 (5.64%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.34%) SAP Business Analyst
10 13 (3.86%) Software Engineer
11 11 (3.26%) IT Manager
11 11 (3.26%) Support Analyst
11 11 (3.26%) Design Engineer
11 11 (3.26%) SAP Support
12 10 (2.97%) .NET Developer
13 9 (2.67%) IT Business Analyst
13 9 (2.67%) SAP Support Analyst
14 8 (2.37%) Technical Manager
14 8 (2.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.57%) .NET
2 23 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 18 (5.34%) HTML
4 16 (4.75%) EDI
5 15 (4.45%) CSS
6 12 (3.56%) XML
7 9 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (2.37%) jQuery
9 7 (2.08%) HTML5
9 7 (2.08%) Spring
10 6 (1.78%) Servlets
11 4 (1.19%) SOAP
11 4 (1.19%) JMS
11 4 (1.19%) WSDL
11 4 (1.19%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.19%) WinForms
11 4 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (1.19%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.19%) JSON
11 4 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.13%) Life Science
2 34 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.82%) DTV
4 16 (4.75%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.15%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.67%) FMCG
6 9 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.48%) Social Media
8 5 (1.48%) Statistics
8 5 (1.48%) SCADA
9 4 (1.19%) Data Conversion
9 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.89%) NHS
10 3 (0.89%) Replication
10 3 (0.89%) Clustering
11 2 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.17%) Windows
2 19 (5.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.37%) Linux
5 8 (2.37%) UNIX
6 5 (1.48%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.59%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.59%) Android
9 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.82%) ERP
2 61 (18.10%) Project Management
3 42 (12.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (11.57%) ITIL
5 37 (10.98%) Logistics
6 36 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (10.39%) PRINCE2
8 31 (9.20%) CRM
8 31 (9.20%) Programme Management
9 28 (8.31%) SDLC
10 25 (7.42%) Service Delivery
11 23 (6.82%) Quality Management
11 23 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
12 20 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.93%) Service Management
13 19 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (4.75%) Business Analysis
14 16 (4.75%) E-Commerce
14 16 (4.75%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (4.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (18.10%) SQL
2 22 (6.53%) Java
3 21 (6.23%) JavaScript
3 21 (6.23%) C#
4 16 (4.75%) C
5 14 (4.15%) VB.NET
6 12 (3.56%) C++
7 11 (3.26%) VBA
8 10 (2.97%) VB
9 9 (2.67%) PHP
10 8 (2.37%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.37%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.08%) VBScript
12 5 (1.48%) ABAP
13 3 (0.89%) Prolog
13 3 (0.89%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.89%) VB6
14 2 (0.59%) ANSI C
14 2 (0.59%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.30%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 98 (29.08%) Degree
2 19 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.75%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.86%) ISEB
5 10 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.08%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.78%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.48%) APMP
9 5 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (1.19%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 4 (1.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 4 (1.19%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.89%) MBA
11 3 (0.89%) MCTS
11 3 (0.89%) MCITP
11 3 (0.89%) PMP
11 3 (0.89%) CCNP
11 3 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.67%) QA
2 8 (2.37%) SLA
3 7 (2.08%) COBIT
4 5 (1.48%) GMP
5 4 (1.19%) GAMP
6 1 (0.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.30%) GxP
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (5.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.89%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.89%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.59%) SCCM
2 2 (0.59%) SCOM
2 2 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 110 (32.64%) SAP
2 76 (22.55%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.23%) Oracle
4 13 (3.86%) Cisco
5 10 (2.97%) VMware
6 9 (2.67%) Capita
7 8 (2.37%) JDA
8 6 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.19%) Wonderware
9 4 (1.19%) JD Edwards
9 4 (1.19%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.89%) CommVault
10 3 (0.89%) IBM
10 3 (0.89%) Sage
10 3 (0.89%) Epicor
10 3 (0.89%) Autodesk
10 3 (0.89%) Google
11 2 (0.59%) NEC
11 2 (0.59%) Polycom
11 2 (0.59%) Symantec
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