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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 33 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.76% 1.63% 4.88%
As % of the General category 3.13% 4.65% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £60,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.89% +5.33%
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
32 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 24.43% 34.96% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 22
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) EAI
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic Portal
2 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic Portal
1 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) EAI
2 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
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