The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 138 108 129
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +21
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 110 157 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.53% 2.19% 1.80%
As % of the General category 3.81% 5.67% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 121 91
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2889 2769 2632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.30% 38.57% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 2258 2217
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Manufacturing
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -45 38 £40,000 - 23
Cheshire +10 28 £45,500 +51.66% 10
Merseyside +3 16 £23,500 -27.69% 6
Lancashire 0 13 £30,000 -25.00% 8
Cumbria - 2 £31,627 - 3
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 63 (28.51%) SAP
2 56 (25.34%) Microsoft
3 52 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 51 (23.08%) Finance
5 48 (21.72%) ERP
6 36 (16.29%) Windows
6 36 (16.29%) MS Excel
7 35 (15.84%) Degree
8 28 (12.67%) .NET
9 27 (12.22%) Logistics
10 26 (11.76%) Project Management
11 25 (11.31%) SQL
11 25 (11.31%) Retail
12 23 (10.41%) MCSE
12 23 (10.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (9.95%) Business Analysis
14 21 (9.50%) Dynamics NAV
14 21 (9.50%) Hyper-V
14 21 (9.50%) C#
15 19 (8.60%) SAP FI
16 17 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
16 17 (7.69%) SAP CO
17 15 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (6.79%) MCP
17 15 (6.79%) CRM
18 14 (6.33%) VPN
18 14 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
19 13 (5.88%) Software Engineering
19 13 (5.88%) Active Directory
19 13 (5.88%) SAP SD

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.26%) Lync
2 5 (2.26%) nginx
2 5 (2.26%) Apache
3 4 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.45%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.45%) Liferay
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) SAS
6 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (16.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 21 (9.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 19 (8.60%) SAP FI
3 17 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (7.69%) SAP CO
4 13 (5.88%) SAP SD
5 11 (4.98%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (4.98%) SAP PP
6 7 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (2.71%) Sage 200
8 4 (1.81%) SAP APO
8 4 (1.81%) SAP SCM
9 3 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (1.36%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (1.36%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (1.36%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.90%) SAP WM
11 1 (0.45%) Line 500
11 1 (0.45%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.45%) SalesLogix
11 1 (0.45%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.33%) VPN
2 12 (5.43%) LAN
2 12 (5.43%) WAN
3 9 (4.07%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.26%) VoIP
5 3 (1.36%) PBX
6 2 (0.90%) DNS
6 2 (0.90%) DHCP
6 2 (0.90%) VLAN
7 1 (0.45%) Network Security
7 1 (0.45%) Wireless
7 1 (0.45%) MPLS
7 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.52%) MySQL
3 9 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.26%) QlikView
5 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.26%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.36%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.36%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.45%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Hudson
2 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.45%) Maven
2 1 (0.45%) Mockito
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.45%) JUnit
2 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.45%) JDeveloper
General
1 51 (23.08%) Finance
2 25 (11.31%) Retail
3 11 (4.98%) Marketing
4 10 (4.52%) Electronics
4 10 (4.52%) Advertising
4 10 (4.52%) Billing
5 9 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.07%) Aerospace
6 8 (3.62%) Legal
6 8 (3.62%) French Language
7 7 (3.17%) German Language
7 7 (3.17%) Banking
8 6 (2.71%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.81%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.90%) Law
11 2 (0.90%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.45%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 54 (24.43%) Consultant
2 43 (19.46%) Analyst
3 28 (12.67%) Developer
4 21 (9.50%) SAP Consultant
5 20 (9.05%) SAP Analyst
6 17 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 16 (7.24%) Business Analyst
8 14 (6.33%) Support Consultant
9 13 (5.88%) Applications Support
10 12 (5.43%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.52%) Applications Consultant
12 9 (4.07%) Server Support
12 9 (4.07%) SAP SD Consultant
13 8 (3.62%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (3.62%) Senior Developer
13 8 (3.62%) 1st Line Support
14 7 (3.17%) Applications Support Consultant
14 7 (3.17%) Systems Support
14 7 (3.17%) Senior Consultant
14 7 (3.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.67%) .NET
2 13 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.43%) jQuery
4 11 (4.98%) Web Services
5 10 (4.52%) HTML
6 9 (4.07%) .NET Framework
6 9 (4.07%) WCF
7 8 (3.62%) CSS
7 8 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (3.17%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (2.26%) Spring
9 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (0.90%) Middleware
10 2 (0.90%) J2EE
10 2 (0.90%) XML
10 2 (0.90%) HTML5
10 2 (0.90%) Ajax
11 1 (0.45%) SAP PI
11 1 (0.45%) Java EE
11 1 (0.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.26%) FMCG
3 5 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.36%) DTV
4 3 (1.36%) LIMS
5 2 (0.90%) AS400
6 1 (0.45%) Social Network
6 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.45%) CPLD
6 1 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.45%) Social Media
6 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.45%) EPoS
6 1 (0.45%) Firmware
6 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.29%) Windows
2 14 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (5.43%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.07%) Windows XP
6 7 (3.17%) Linux
7 2 (0.90%) UNIX
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.72%) ERP
2 27 (12.22%) Logistics
3 26 (11.76%) Project Management
4 22 (9.95%) Business Analysis
5 15 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (6.79%) CRM
6 13 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 12 (5.43%) ITIL
7 12 (5.43%) SAP Implementation
8 11 (4.98%) MVC
9 9 (4.07%) Project Planning
9 9 (4.07%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (4.07%) E-Commerce
9 9 (4.07%) OO
10 8 (3.62%) PRINCE2
10 8 (3.62%) Scrum
10 8 (3.62%) Workflow
10 8 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.17%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.31%) SQL
2 21 (9.50%) C#
3 8 (3.62%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.71%) Java
5 5 (2.26%) ABAP
6 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.45%) C
7 1 (0.45%) VBScript
7 1 (0.45%) PHP
7 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.45%) RPG
7 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.45%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.45%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 35 (15.84%) Degree
2 23 (10.41%) MCSE
2 23 (10.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.79%) MCP
4 9 (4.07%) MCITP
5 7 (3.17%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.71%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.26%) CCNA
7 5 (2.26%) CCA
8 3 (1.36%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (1.36%) ACCA
9 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.90%) CIMA
9 2 (0.90%) AAT
9 2 (0.90%) MCDST
10 1 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.45%) CISA
10 1 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) QA
1 3 (1.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.45%) GAMP
2 1 (0.45%) GMP
System Software
1 21 (9.50%) Hyper-V
2 13 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) SCCM
1 4 (1.81%) SCOM
2 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 63 (28.51%) SAP
2 56 (25.34%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.43%) VMware
4 10 (4.52%) Oracle
5 8 (3.62%) Sage
6 5 (2.26%) Epicor
6 5 (2.26%) Cisco
7 4 (1.81%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.36%) Cognos
8 3 (1.36%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.36%) HP
8 3 (1.36%) IBM
9 2 (0.90%) Citrix
10 1 (0.45%) Infor
10 1 (0.45%) Veeam
10 1 (0.45%) Tableau
10 1 (0.45%) Symantec
10 1 (0.45%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.45%) CA
10 1 (0.45%) EMC
Greater Manchester
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + pension, 25 hols, parking, other
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West, UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum + bonus, optional car/allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 58k per year + 15% Bonus + Excellent Benefits + Company Car Sch
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Tectre Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 per year dependent on proven experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Package
Posted: 4 days ago