The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 49 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.36% 1.66% 4.98%
As % of the General category 0.99% 4.39% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Manufacturing
West Midlands

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

General Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
101 114 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 36.59% 37.87% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 68 57
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,200 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Solihull

Manufacturing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Yourdon
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) SysML
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Architect
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Yourdon
1 1 (50.00%) SysML
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle