The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 72 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.16% 1.59% 1.77%
As % of the General category 0.30% 4.88% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £43,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Manufacturing
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

General Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
329 205 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 51.81% 32.59% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 291 172 88
Average salary £47,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Northampton region.

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Northampton

Manufacturing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) LabWindows
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Delphi
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) ABAP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (20.00%) BAPI
2 1 (20.00%) MCAD
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JDA
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LabWindows
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (20.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Logistics
1 1 (20.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Delphi
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
1 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCAD
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) JDA
2 1 (20.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects