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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 43 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 29 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.52% 1.25% 2.38%
As % of the General category 14.15% 6.67% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 15
Average salary £32,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
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
205 135 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.98% 18.78% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 159 113 112
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
Stafford - 10 - -
Stoke-on-Trent +2 4 £30,000 -7.69%
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £45,000 - 1
Lichfield - 4 £22,500 -
Tamworth -13 1 - -
Manufacturing
West Midlands

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 17 (53.13%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) Degree
3 8 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 8 (25.00%) Validation
3 8 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 7 (21.88%) Simulink
4 7 (21.88%) C
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.75%) Windows
6 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) CSS
7 4 (12.50%) Electronics
7 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) FMCG
7 4 (12.50%) Change Control
7 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
8 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.38%) Google Apps
8 3 (9.38%) WordPress
8 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
8 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (9.38%) IEC 61508
8 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
8 3 (9.38%) NoSQL

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) CMS
1 3 (9.38%) Drupal
1 3 (9.38%) WordPress
1 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 2 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Simulink
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (3.13%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) Modbus
3 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) MS Access
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
1 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
1 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
1 4 (12.50%) Developer
1 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (9.38%) Design Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Software Project Leader
3 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Project Leader
3 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) Ajax
3 3 (9.38%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) FMCG
1 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Validation
2 8 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Change Control
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
3 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Logistics
4 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (9.38%) CAD
4 3 (9.38%) Finite Element Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Release Management
4 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) V-Model
5 2 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 7 (21.88%) C
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) PHP5
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) ABAP
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (3.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
1 3 (9.38%) Google
2 2 (6.25%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Lotus
3 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.13%) Sage
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Juniper
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Spiceworks
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits inc Pension, BUPA
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