The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 21 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.35% 0.81% 2.26%
As % of the General category 3.03% 2.63% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £31,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.33% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Manufacturing
Lancashire

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

General Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 38 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 44.59% 30.65% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £56,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Preston

Manufacturing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware