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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 114 138 118
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 145 117 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.24% 1.66% 2.14%
As % of the General category 5.66% 4.46% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 100 84 122
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £70,000
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
2561 2624 2619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.49% 37.34% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1956 2078
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +2 61 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Cheshire +9 35 £45,000 +36.36% 9
Lancashire +20 26 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Cumbria - 9 £52,500 - 3
Merseyside +11 6 £45,000 +52.54% 1
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 86 (33.86%) SAP
2 78 (30.71%) ERP
3 72 (28.35%) Microsoft
4 70 (27.56%) Finance
5 59 (23.23%) Degree
6 50 (19.69%) Windows
7 49 (19.29%) SQL
8 48 (18.90%) MS Excel
9 44 (17.32%) SQL Server
10 42 (16.54%) Project Management
11 38 (14.96%) .NET
12 36 (14.17%) MS Office
13 35 (13.78%) Logistics
14 30 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (9.84%) JavaScript
17 24 (9.45%) ASP.NET
17 24 (9.45%) CRM
17 24 (9.45%) Quality Management
18 23 (9.06%) C#
19 22 (8.66%) PRINCE2
19 22 (8.66%) SAP QM
19 22 (8.66%) Marketing
20 21 (8.27%) SAP SCM
20 21 (8.27%) HTML
20 21 (8.27%) Active Directory
21 20 (7.87%) CSS
21 20 (7.87%) ITIL
21 20 (7.87%) Telecoms
21 20 (7.87%) Life Science

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.36%) CMS
3 6 (2.36%) Joomla!
4 5 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.39%) IIS
7 1 (0.39%) Liferay
7 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 48 (18.90%) MS Excel
2 36 (14.17%) MS Office
3 10 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.18%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.39%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.39%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 22 (8.66%) SAP QM
2 21 (8.27%) SAP SCM
3 15 (5.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (5.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (5.51%) SAP PP
5 13 (5.12%) SAP MM
6 12 (4.72%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (1.97%) SAP SD
9 4 (1.57%) SAP Business One
10 3 (1.18%) Line 500
10 3 (1.18%) Sage 1000
10 3 (1.18%) SAP HCM
10 3 (1.18%) SAP WM
10 3 (1.18%) SAP MDM
11 2 (0.79%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.79%) Movex
11 2 (0.79%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.79%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.51%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.12%) DNS
3 12 (4.72%) Firewall
4 7 (2.76%) SAN
4 7 (2.76%) VoIP
5 6 (2.36%) WAN
5 6 (2.36%) DHCP
5 6 (2.36%) Network Security
5 6 (2.36%) DECT
5 6 (2.36%) LAN
5 6 (2.36%) Internet
6 3 (1.18%) PABX
7 2 (0.79%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.79%) NAS
7 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.79%) Intranet
8 1 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.12%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.15%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.18%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.18%) Big Data
9 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.79%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.39%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.57%) Subversion
2 4 (1.57%) Maven
3 2 (0.79%) Selenium
3 2 (0.79%) LSMW
4 1 (0.39%) JUnit
4 1 (0.39%) Toad
4 1 (0.39%) NUnit
4 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.39%) MSTest
4 1 (0.39%) Mockito
4 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.39%) Gradle
General
1 70 (27.56%) Finance
2 22 (8.66%) Marketing
3 20 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 17 (6.69%) Retail
5 15 (5.91%) Electronics
6 11 (4.33%) Advertising
7 9 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.76%) Automotive
9 5 (1.97%) Legal
10 3 (1.18%) French Language
10 3 (1.18%) German Language
10 3 (1.18%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.79%) Law
11 2 (0.79%) Norwegian Language
11 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.79%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.79%) Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Back Office
12 1 (0.39%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 50 (19.69%) Consultant
2 42 (16.54%) Developer
3 33 (12.99%) SAP Consultant
4 30 (11.81%) Analyst
5 26 (10.24%) Project Manager
6 20 (7.87%) Business Analyst
7 18 (7.09%) Software Developer
8 15 (5.91%) SAP Analyst
9 14 (5.51%) SAP Business Analyst
9 14 (5.51%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.12%) SAP QM Consultant
11 12 (4.72%) IT Project Manager
12 11 (4.33%) IT Manager
13 10 (3.94%) .NET Developer
14 8 (3.15%) Technical Support
15 7 (2.76%) Senior Manager
15 7 (2.76%) Software Engineer
15 7 (2.76%) Technical Support Engineer
15 7 (2.76%) Senior Project Manager
15 7 (2.76%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.96%) .NET
2 24 (9.45%) ASP.NET
3 21 (8.27%) HTML
4 20 (7.87%) CSS
5 16 (6.30%) XML
6 12 (4.72%) jQuery
7 11 (4.33%) .NET Framework
7 11 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (3.94%) HTML5
9 7 (2.76%) CSS3
9 7 (2.76%) WinForms
9 7 (2.76%) Spring
10 6 (2.36%) EDI
10 6 (2.36%) Servlets
11 4 (1.57%) SOAP
11 4 (1.57%) XSL
11 4 (1.57%) WPF
11 4 (1.57%) LINQ
11 4 (1.57%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.87%) Life Science
3 14 (5.51%) DTV
4 12 (4.72%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.15%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.57%) Robotics
6 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.18%) Statistics
7 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.79%) NHS
8 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.79%) FMCG
9 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.39%) Open Source
9 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) Informatics
9 1 (0.39%) Physics
9 1 (0.39%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.69%) Windows
2 17 (6.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (4.72%) Linux
4 11 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.54%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.36%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (2.36%) UNIX
6 6 (2.36%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.71%) ERP
2 42 (16.54%) Project Management
3 35 (13.78%) Logistics
4 30 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (9.45%) Quality Management
5 24 (9.45%) CRM
6 22 (8.66%) PRINCE2
7 20 (7.87%) ITIL
8 15 (5.91%) Programme Management
8 15 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (5.51%) Coaching
9 14 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (5.51%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (5.51%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.12%) MVC
10 13 (5.12%) Migration
11 12 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (4.72%) Data Migration
12 11 (4.33%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (19.29%) SQL
2 25 (9.84%) JavaScript
3 23 (9.06%) C#
4 16 (6.30%) VB.NET
5 14 (5.51%) VBScript
6 12 (4.72%) VBA
7 11 (4.33%) Java
7 11 (4.33%) PHP
8 8 (3.15%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.15%) VB
9 6 (2.36%) ABAP
9 6 (2.36%) C++
10 5 (1.97%) C
11 3 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.18%) VB6
12 1 (0.39%) Groovy
12 1 (0.39%) Clojure
12 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (23.23%) Degree
2 16 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.54%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.76%) CIMA
4 7 (2.76%) ACCA
5 6 (2.36%) MBA
6 5 (1.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (1.97%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (1.97%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 4 (1.57%) AAT
8 3 (1.18%) CIPFA
8 3 (1.18%) ICAEW
8 3 (1.18%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.18%) ISEB
9 2 (0.79%) MCSE
9 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.39%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.15%) SLA
2 6 (2.36%) QA
3 5 (1.97%) COBIT
4 4 (1.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.79%) GAMP
6 1 (0.39%) GMP
6 1 (0.39%) GxP
6 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (8.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) Firmware
4 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.76%) SCCM
2 3 (1.18%) SCOM
2 3 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 86 (33.86%) SAP
2 72 (28.35%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.69%) VMware
4 15 (5.91%) Cisco
5 12 (4.72%) Oracle
6 7 (2.76%) Dell
7 6 (2.36%) Sage
7 6 (2.36%) Capita
7 6 (2.36%) SYSPRO
8 5 (1.97%) EMC
9 4 (1.57%) Citrix
9 4 (1.57%) Google
9 4 (1.57%) Autodesk
10 3 (1.18%) Symantec
10 3 (1.18%) NEC
10 3 (1.18%) Polycom
10 3 (1.18%) Veeam
10 3 (1.18%) Pegasus
10 3 (1.18%) Adobe
10 3 (1.18%) HP
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Salary: Salary circa £30,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Pacakge
Posted: 3 days ago
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Conspicuous
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits (see advert)
Posted: 4 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £24k - 28k per year
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Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
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Salary: Bonus Scheme , Pension , Healthcare
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Cheshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
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Manchester
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