The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 69 51 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 8 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.13% 2.79% 3.82%
As % of the General category 5.97% 13.38% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 18
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,000 £53,250
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 Staffordshire region.

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
134 142 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.90% 20.88% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 110 116 87
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £32,500 -
Tamworth - 3 £24,000 -
Cannock -2 1 £25,000 -
Manufacturing
West Midlands

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) SCADA
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Line 500
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (8.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Hardware Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) SCADA
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (8.33%) X++
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Siemens
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Sage
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