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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 78 117 156
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +39
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 190 146 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.35% 2.24% 1.65%
As % of the General category 8.24% 5.69% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 113 100 83
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,800 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2305 2564 2620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.62% 39.34% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 1916 1956
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +47 104 £47,250 +5.00% 26
Cheshire +25 32 £35,000 -22.22% 10
Lancashire -2 23 £41,250 -2.94% 5
Merseyside +21 19 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 190 (53.07%) SAP
2 104 (29.05%) Finance
3 57 (15.92%) Degree
3 57 (15.92%) Project Management
4 56 (15.64%) SQL
5 49 (13.69%) Retail
6 48 (13.41%) Logistics
6 48 (13.41%) SAP PP
7 47 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (12.85%) Windows
9 43 (12.01%) Microsoft
9 43 (12.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (11.45%) SAP MM
11 40 (11.17%) Life Science
11 40 (11.17%) Business Analysis
12 38 (10.61%) ITIL
12 38 (10.61%) .NET
13 35 (9.78%) ABAP
13 35 (9.78%) Telecoms
14 34 (9.50%) Programme Management
15 33 (9.22%) Electronics
16 32 (8.94%) HTML
16 32 (8.94%) PRINCE2
16 32 (8.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 32 (8.94%) Marketing
17 31 (8.66%) C#
17 31 (8.66%) SAP WM
18 30 (8.38%) JavaScript
18 30 (8.38%) SAP SD
18 30 (8.38%) Digital Marketing

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 10 (2.79%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.51%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.40%) CMS
3 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.12%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.28%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.28%) SAS
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.35%) MS Office
3 6 (1.68%) AutoCAD
3 6 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.12%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.56%) CATIA
5 2 (0.56%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.28%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (0.28%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.28%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 48 (13.41%) SAP PP
2 41 (11.45%) SAP MM
3 32 (8.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 31 (8.66%) SAP WM
5 30 (8.38%) SAP SD
6 27 (7.54%) SAP CO
6 27 (7.54%) SAP FI
6 27 (7.54%) SAP FI/CO
7 13 (3.63%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (2.79%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (2.23%) SAP SCM
10 7 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (1.68%) SAP MDM
11 6 (1.68%) SAP QM
12 5 (1.40%) Demantra
12 5 (1.40%) Oracle ASCP
13 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
13 4 (1.12%) Infor M3
13 4 (1.12%) Movex
14 3 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.68%) Office 365
2 3 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.63%) DNS
2 11 (3.07%) DHCP
3 9 (2.51%) SAN
3 9 (2.51%) Wireless
4 8 (2.23%) LAN
5 5 (1.40%) MPLS
5 5 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.12%) Firewall
6 4 (1.12%) Intranet
6 4 (1.12%) NAS
6 4 (1.12%) VoIP
7 3 (0.84%) Internet
7 3 (0.84%) WAN
8 2 (0.56%) ADSL
8 2 (0.56%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.56%) WLAN
9 1 (0.28%) DECT
9 1 (0.28%) FTP
9 1 (0.28%) LDAP
9 1 (0.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.03%) SAP BW
3 16 (4.47%) Big Data
4 8 (2.23%) SAP HANA
5 6 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.40%) Couchbase
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.40%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.84%) Power BI
7 3 (0.84%) QlikView
8 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.56%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 17 (4.75%) LSMW
2 6 (1.68%) JIRA
2 6 (1.68%) Selenium
2 6 (1.68%) SpecFlow
3 5 (1.40%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.40%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.12%) NUnit
4 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.56%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.56%) MSI
6 2 (0.56%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (0.28%) Appium
7 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.28%) GitLab
7 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.28%) MSTest
7 1 (0.28%) QUnit
General
1 104 (29.05%) Finance
2 49 (13.69%) Retail
3 35 (9.78%) Telecoms
4 33 (9.22%) Electronics
5 32 (8.94%) Marketing
6 20 (5.59%) Publishing
7 11 (3.07%) Billing
8 10 (2.79%) Aerospace
8 10 (2.79%) Banking
9 7 (1.96%) Law
10 5 (1.40%) Back Office
11 4 (1.12%) Automotive
11 4 (1.12%) French Language
11 4 (1.12%) German Language
12 3 (0.84%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.56%) Games
13 2 (0.56%) Local Government
14 1 (0.28%) Advertising
14 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (25.42%) Consultant
2 84 (23.46%) Analyst
3 74 (20.67%) SAP Consultant
4 51 (14.25%) SAP Analyst
5 48 (13.41%) Developer
6 29 (8.10%) Project Manager
7 20 (5.59%) IT Manager
7 20 (5.59%) SAP PP Consultant
8 19 (5.31%) SAP MM Consultant
9 18 (5.03%) SAP MM Analyst
10 16 (4.47%) Business Analyst
10 16 (4.47%) SAP PP Analyst
10 16 (4.47%) SAP WM Consultant
11 15 (4.19%) SAP SD Consultant
12 14 (3.91%) Logistics Consultant
12 14 (3.91%) SAP Logistics Consultant
13 11 (3.07%) SAP Business Analyst
13 11 (3.07%) Senior Developer
14 10 (2.79%) Junior
14 10 (2.79%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.61%) .NET
2 32 (8.94%) HTML
3 28 (7.82%) EDI
4 24 (6.70%) CSS
5 16 (4.47%) ASP.NET
5 16 (4.47%) HTML5
6 13 (3.63%) jQuery
7 11 (3.07%) SAP Smart Forms
8 9 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.51%) CSS3
8 9 (2.51%) JSON
8 9 (2.51%) XML
9 7 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (1.68%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (1.68%) Entity Framework
10 6 (1.68%) LINQ
10 6 (1.68%) RESTful
10 6 (1.68%) SAP ALE
10 6 (1.68%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.17%) Life Science
2 29 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.59%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.47%) FMCG
5 15 (4.19%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.91%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.79%) User Experience
8 5 (1.40%) AS400
8 5 (1.40%) Replication
9 4 (1.12%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (1.12%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (1.12%) iSeries
9 4 (1.12%) LIMS
9 4 (1.12%) Ontologies
10 3 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.84%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.84%) Statistics
11 2 (0.56%) Blog
11 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.85%) Windows
2 20 (5.59%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.63%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.07%) Android
4 11 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.51%) Linux
6 8 (2.23%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.12%) Unix
9 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.92%) Project Management
2 48 (13.41%) Logistics
3 47 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (12.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (11.17%) Business Analysis
6 38 (10.61%) ITIL
7 34 (9.50%) Programme Management
8 32 (8.94%) PRINCE2
9 30 (8.38%) Digital Marketing
10 29 (8.10%) ERP
11 22 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (6.15%) Project Planning
11 22 (6.15%) Translating Business Requirements
12 21 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (4.75%) Integration Testing
14 16 (4.47%) Presales
15 15 (4.19%) Migration
16 14 (3.91%) Data Migration
16 14 (3.91%) MVC
17 13 (3.63%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (15.64%) SQL
2 35 (9.78%) ABAP
3 31 (8.66%) C#
4 30 (8.38%) JavaScript
5 22 (6.15%) Java
6 10 (2.79%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.51%) C++
7 9 (2.51%) PHP
8 8 (2.23%) SAPscript
9 7 (1.96%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.40%) C
10 5 (1.40%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.12%) Scala
11 4 (1.12%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.84%) COBOL
12 3 (0.84%) VB
13 2 (0.56%) Python
13 2 (0.56%) RPG
13 2 (0.56%) RPG IV
13 2 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (15.92%) Degree
2 11 (3.07%) APMP
2 11 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (2.79%) ISEB
4 8 (2.23%) CCNA
4 8 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.40%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.40%) PMP
7 5 (1.40%) SAP Certification
8 4 (1.12%) MCSE
8 4 (1.12%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.84%) HNC
9 3 (0.84%) HND
10 2 (0.56%) ACCA
10 2 (0.56%) CIMA
10 2 (0.56%) MBA
10 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.23%) SLA
2 6 (1.68%) QA
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.56%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) GMP
System Software
1 22 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.23%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.40%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.12%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.84%) XenApp
7 2 (0.56%) Firmware
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.84%) SCCM
2 2 (0.56%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 190 (53.07%) SAP
2 43 (12.01%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.31%) Oracle
4 17 (4.75%) VMware
5 15 (4.19%) Cisco
6 7 (1.96%) IBM
7 6 (1.68%) Citrix
8 5 (1.40%) Avaya
8 5 (1.40%) HP
9 4 (1.12%) Sun
9 4 (1.12%) Veeam
10 3 (0.84%) Adobe
10 3 (0.84%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.56%) Apple
11 2 (0.56%) AppSense
11 2 (0.56%) BMC
11 2 (0.56%) CA
11 2 (0.56%) NCR
11 2 (0.56%) Perforce
11 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
North West
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + (OTE £70,000+)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
North West England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
North West
Maxegan
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and On Call Allowa
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Skelmersdale
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago