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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
England / North West
Rank 82 90 143
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +53
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 201 159 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.39% 2.87% 1.72%
As % of the General category 9.69% 7.30% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 126 116 93
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £60,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
2075 2178 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.00% 39.36% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1603 1798 2356
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +31 119 £45,000 +4.04% 19
Lancashire +4 31 £36,000 -15.29% 5
Cheshire +1 22 £45,000 +4.65% 7
Merseyside -34 11 £52,500 +23.52%
Cumbria +1 4 - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 214 (49.31%) SAP
2 130 (29.95%) Finance
3 99 (22.81%) ERP
4 81 (18.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (17.97%) SQL
6 69 (15.90%) Project Management
7 67 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
8 65 (14.98%) FMCG
9 63 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
10 58 (13.36%) Retail
11 55 (12.67%) Logistics
11 55 (12.67%) Microsoft
12 51 (11.75%) Telecoms
13 46 (10.60%) Degree
14 45 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
15 44 (10.14%) Marketing
15 44 (10.14%) Electronics
15 44 (10.14%) .NET
16 43 (9.91%) Programme Management
17 42 (9.68%) ABAP
17 42 (9.68%) MS Excel
18 39 (8.99%) C#
19 38 (8.76%) Oracle
19 38 (8.76%) SAP PP
20 36 (8.29%) SAP FI
20 36 (8.29%) SAP FI/CO
20 36 (8.29%) Scrum
20 36 (8.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
20 36 (8.29%) Digital Marketing
20 36 (8.29%) SAP CO

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.61%) SAP Portal
4 5 (1.15%) Apache
5 4 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.92%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.69%) Confluence
6 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.69%) nginx
6 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.23%) IIS
8 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.23%) ThingWorx
8 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.15%) MS Office
3 5 (1.15%) MS Project
4 3 (0.69%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.69%) PTC Creo
4 3 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.46%) CATIA
5 2 (0.46%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.23%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 38 (8.76%) SAP PP
2 36 (8.29%) SAP CO
2 36 (8.29%) SAP FI
2 36 (8.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 36 (8.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 29 (6.68%) SAP MM
4 21 (4.84%) SAP SD
5 17 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
6 16 (3.69%) SAP SCM
7 14 (3.23%) SAP QM
8 12 (2.76%) SAP WM
9 11 (2.53%) SAP ERP
10 7 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (1.61%) SAP MDM
11 6 (1.38%) Demantra
11 6 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (1.38%) Oracle ASCP
12 5 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 5 (1.15%) SAP EHS
12 5 (1.15%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.46%) SaaS
2 9 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.46%) iTunes
3 2 (0.46%) Office 365
3 2 (0.46%) PaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.00%) Firewall
2 8 (1.84%) DHCP
2 8 (1.84%) DNS
2 8 (1.84%) LAN
2 8 (1.84%) WAN
3 5 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.92%) VPN
4 4 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.69%) DMZ
5 3 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.69%) WLAN
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.23%) NX-OS
7 1 (0.23%) RFID
7 1 (0.23%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.84%) SAP BW
3 19 (4.38%) MS Access
3 19 (4.38%) MySQL
4 15 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (2.30%) GIS
7 8 (1.84%) Big Data
7 8 (1.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 8 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (1.61%) QlikView
9 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.38%) SAP HANA
10 5 (1.15%) SQLPlus
11 4 (0.92%) Power BI
11 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (3.46%) JIRA
2 11 (2.53%) LSMW
3 10 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.30%) Selenium
4 9 (2.07%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.84%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.15%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.69%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.69%) Calabash
8 3 (0.69%) Capybara
8 3 (0.69%) Fiddler
8 3 (0.69%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.46%) EasyMock
9 2 (0.46%) Gatling
9 2 (0.46%) JUnit
9 2 (0.46%) MorphX
9 2 (0.46%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (29.95%) Finance
2 58 (13.36%) Retail
3 51 (11.75%) Telecoms
4 44 (10.14%) Electronics
4 44 (10.14%) Marketing
5 22 (5.07%) Publishing
6 11 (2.53%) Billing
7 8 (1.84%) Local Government
8 6 (1.38%) Advertising
9 5 (1.15%) French Language
9 5 (1.15%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.15%) German Language
9 5 (1.15%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.92%) Automotive
10 4 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.69%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.69%) Law
11 3 (0.69%) Legal
12 2 (0.46%) Games
12 2 (0.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 96 (22.12%) Consultant
2 95 (21.89%) Analyst
3 87 (20.05%) Developer
4 63 (14.52%) SAP Consultant
5 42 (9.68%) SAP Analyst
6 41 (9.45%) Business Analyst
7 34 (7.83%) Project Manager
8 25 (5.76%) SAP Developer
9 23 (5.30%) SAP Business Analyst
9 23 (5.30%) SAP MM Consultant
10 22 (5.07%) SAP CO Consultant
10 22 (5.07%) SAP FI Consultant
10 22 (5.07%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 20 (4.61%) IT Manager
12 17 (3.92%) ABAP Developer
12 17 (3.92%) Junior
13 16 (3.69%) .NET Developer
13 16 (3.69%) SAP Manager
14 14 (3.23%) SAP PP Consultant
14 14 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.14%) .NET
2 31 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 26 (5.99%) HTML
4 21 (4.84%) jQuery
5 18 (4.15%) CSS
6 16 (3.69%) BAPI
7 14 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (2.76%) EDI
9 11 (2.53%) .NET Framework
10 8 (1.84%) Ajax
10 8 (1.84%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.84%) Entity Framework
10 8 (1.84%) Middleware
11 7 (1.61%) CSS3
11 7 (1.61%) HTML5
12 5 (1.15%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (1.15%) Node.js
12 5 (1.15%) Web Services
13 4 (0.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (14.98%) FMCG
2 45 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.15%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.30%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.30%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.61%) Life Science
7 7 (1.61%) User Experience
8 6 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.15%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.15%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.92%) AS400
10 4 (0.92%) iSeries
10 4 (0.92%) LIMS
11 3 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.69%) Wiki
12 2 (0.46%) Blog
12 2 (0.46%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.99%) Windows
2 16 (3.69%) Linux
2 16 (3.69%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.53%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.07%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.84%) Unix
8 7 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.15%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.69%) AIX
10 3 (0.69%) Android
11 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (22.81%) ERP
2 81 (18.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (15.90%) Project Management
4 67 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (12.67%) Logistics
7 43 (9.91%) Programme Management
8 36 (8.29%) Digital Marketing
8 36 (8.29%) Scrum
9 31 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 30 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (6.22%) PRINCE2
12 24 (5.53%) Migration
12 24 (5.53%) MVC
13 23 (5.30%) CRM
14 22 (5.07%) Risk Management
15 21 (4.84%) ITIL
16 20 (4.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 19 (4.38%) Integration Testing
17 19 (4.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 78 (17.97%) SQL
2 42 (9.68%) ABAP
3 39 (8.99%) C#
4 30 (6.91%) JavaScript
5 24 (5.53%) Java
6 22 (5.07%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.15%) VB.NET
8 17 (3.92%) C++
9 16 (3.69%) C
9 16 (3.69%) PHP
10 12 (2.76%) VBA
11 9 (2.07%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.84%) Python
12 8 (1.84%) VB
13 7 (1.61%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.61%) Ruby
13 7 (1.61%) SAPscript
14 6 (1.38%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.15%) Embedded C
16 4 (0.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 46 (10.60%) Degree
2 11 (2.53%) HNC
2 11 (2.53%) HND
2 11 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.84%) DV Cleared
3 8 (1.84%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.61%) CCA
4 7 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (1.61%) MCSA
4 7 (1.61%) VCP5
5 5 (1.15%) ISEB
5 5 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.15%) PMP
6 3 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.46%) CISSP
8 1 (0.23%) CCNA
8 1 (0.23%) CCNP
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.92%) QA
2 7 (1.61%) SLA
3 3 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) GMP
5 1 (0.23%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.53%) XenApp
3 8 (1.84%) vSphere
4 7 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.61%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.15%) Firmware
6 4 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.92%) Puppet
2 3 (0.69%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.69%) Ansible
2 3 (0.69%) HAProxy
2 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 214 (49.31%) SAP
2 55 (12.67%) Microsoft
3 38 (8.76%) Oracle
4 19 (4.38%) Citrix
4 19 (4.38%) VMware
5 15 (3.46%) Cisco
6 11 (2.53%) JDA
7 10 (2.30%) HP
8 9 (2.07%) Google
9 8 (1.84%) Rackspace
10 7 (1.61%) Dell
10 7 (1.61%) EMC
11 6 (1.38%) Cognos
11 6 (1.38%) Sage
11 6 (1.38%) Tableau
12 5 (1.15%) JD Edwards
12 5 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.92%) Lotus
14 2 (0.46%) Apple
14 2 (0.46%) Pegasus
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
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Lancashire
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Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
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Greater Manchester
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
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