The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 191 168 177
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1776 1791 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.52% 1.65% 1.59%
As % of the General category 3.44% 3.73% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1370 1396
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51587 47966 52877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.02% 44.08% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 40054 37789 44580
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Manufacturing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the UK.

Manufacturing Salary Trend in the UK

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in the UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England -16 1624 £45,000 - 462
London -17 359 £60,000 +9.09% 59
South East -3 334 £45,000 - 84
East of England +1 233 £42,500 +6.25% 44
West Midlands -19 190 £40,750 -7.38% 64
East Midlands -1 128 £37,500 -11.76% 28
Hertfordshire +3 116 £42,500 +13.33% 9
South West -9 104 £42,500 - 78
North West -33 104 £37,500 -9.63% 50
City of London +21 92 £60,000 - 16
Yorkshire -50 91 £27,500 -38.88% 40
Surrey +26 78 £46,000 -16.36% 6
Cambridgeshire +2 75 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Watford -1 75 £50,500 +34.66% 5
Cambridge +5 68 £45,000 - 21
Scotland +14 55 £43,750 -7.89% 16
Berkshire -13 54 £47,500 +5.55% 20
Birmingham -32 50 £50,000 -1.96% 16
Coventry +22 42 £47,500 +26.66% 6
Wales +13 40 £41,750 +19.28% 18
Derbyshire -4 40 £37,500 - 6
Manchester -46 39 £40,000 -1.84% 21
Middlesex +37 35 £61,500 +113.91% 1
Hampshire -50 35 £42,500 - 16
South Yorkshire +14 33 £26,750 -33.12% 9
West Sussex +1 32 £42,500 +1.19% 6
North East +20 31 £32,500 -35.00% 10
Nottinghamshire +6 31 £35,000 -26.31% 8
Oxfordshire +10 30 £45,000 +38.46% 9
Buckinghamshire -9 30 £39,500 -29.46% 15

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1225 (33.77%) Finance
2 1120 (30.88%) SAP
3 709 (19.55%) Degree
4 656 (18.09%) Project Management
5 593 (16.35%) ERP
6 589 (16.24%) Microsoft
7 571 (15.74%) SQL
8 527 (14.53%) Retail
9 523 (14.42%) Telecoms
10 487 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
11 437 (12.05%) Marketing
12 430 (11.86%) Electronics
13 413 (11.39%) .NET
14 402 (11.08%) Windows
15 391 (10.78%) SQL Server
16 383 (10.56%) Oracle
17 358 (9.87%) Java
18 357 (9.84%) C#
19 334 (9.21%) Programme Management
20 317 (8.74%) MS Excel
21 316 (8.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
22 303 (8.35%) Logistics
23 301 (8.30%) Digital Marketing
24 273 (7.53%) C
25 272 (7.50%) DTV
26 268 (7.39%) FMCG
27 244 (6.73%) PRINCE2
28 242 (6.67%) HTML
29 241 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
30 239 (6.59%) ITIL

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 104 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 83 (2.29%) IIS
3 73 (2.01%) Tomcat
4 70 (1.93%) WebSphere
5 60 (1.65%) MS Exchange
6 49 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 45 (1.24%) MQSeries
8 39 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 32 (0.88%) Lync
10 27 (0.74%) WebLogic
11 25 (0.69%) SAS
12 21 (0.58%) Apache
12 21 (0.58%) CMS
13 19 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
14 18 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (0.44%) IBM Notes
16 16 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
17 15 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
17 15 (0.41%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 317 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 177 (4.88%) MS Office
3 32 (0.88%) MS Project
4 29 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (0.77%) AutoCAD
6 27 (0.74%) Photoshop
7 26 (0.72%) MS Visio
8 20 (0.55%) Simulink
8 20 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 20 (0.55%) InDesign
9 16 (0.44%) Acrobat
10 15 (0.41%) CorelDRAW
11 14 (0.39%) FrameMaker
11 14 (0.39%) RoboHelp
12 12 (0.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 12 (0.33%) NASTRAN
13 11 (0.30%) PageMaker
14 9 (0.25%) FastStats
15 8 (0.22%) Windchill
15 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 316 (8.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 141 (3.89%) SAP FI
3 132 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
4 131 (3.61%) SAP CO
5 130 (3.58%) SAP FI/CO
6 126 (3.47%) SAP PP
7 123 (3.39%) SAP SD
8 113 (3.12%) SAP MM
9 99 (2.73%) Dynamics NAV
10 67 (1.85%) SAP APO
11 65 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
12 60 (1.65%) SAP WM
13 57 (1.57%) SAP SCM
14 47 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
15 45 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
16 42 (1.16%) SAP CRM
16 42 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
17 35 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
18 34 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
19 32 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 92 (2.54%) SaaS
2 23 (0.63%) Office 365
3 22 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.30%) IaaS
8 6 (0.17%) PaaS
9 4 (0.11%) Force.com
9 4 (0.11%) Basecamp
9 4 (0.11%) StrongView
10 2 (0.055%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.055%) GitHub
10 2 (0.055%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.028%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.028%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 75 (2.07%) LAN
2 68 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 67 (1.85%) WAN
4 64 (1.76%) HTTP
5 57 (1.57%) SAN
6 52 (1.43%) Internet
6 52 (1.43%) FTP
6 52 (1.43%) Firewall
7 51 (1.41%) DNS
8 49 (1.35%) VPN
9 44 (1.21%) Wireless
10 31 (0.85%) DHCP
11 25 (0.69%) Ethernet
12 24 (0.66%) VLAN
13 23 (0.63%) Network Security
13 23 (0.63%) VoIP
14 22 (0.61%) MPLS
15 19 (0.52%) SMS
16 16 (0.44%) OSPF
16 16 (0.44%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 121 (3.34%) MySQL
3 107 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 79 (2.18%) Oracle Database
5 76 (2.10%) Crystal Reports
6 71 (1.96%) SAP BW
7 61 (1.68%) DB2
8 58 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 57 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
10 55 (1.52%) Relational Database
11 51 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 48 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 45 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 44 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 43 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
16 40 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
17 34 (0.94%) Big Data
18 30 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 29 (0.80%) SAP BI
20 21 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 82 (2.26%) JUnit
2 77 (2.12%) Visual Studio
3 75 (2.07%) Subversion
4 54 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 41 (1.13%) Behat
6 40 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (0.94%) Selenium
8 30 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
9 29 (0.80%) Jenkins
10 27 (0.74%) Eclipse
10 27 (0.74%) Maven
11 26 (0.72%) Cucumber
12 23 (0.63%) PHPUnit
13 21 (0.58%) WebDriver
13 21 (0.58%) JIRA
14 20 (0.55%) Mercurial
15 19 (0.52%) TestNG
15 19 (0.52%) Mockito
16 15 (0.41%) NUnit
17 14 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1225 (33.77%) Finance
2 527 (14.53%) Retail
3 523 (14.42%) Telecoms
4 437 (12.05%) Marketing
5 430 (11.86%) Electronics
6 140 (3.86%) Automotive
7 136 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 130 (3.58%) Banking
9 100 (2.76%) Aerospace
10 60 (1.65%) Games
11 59 (1.63%) Advertising
12 58 (1.60%) French Language
12 58 (1.60%) German Language
13 52 (1.43%) General Ledger
14 49 (1.35%) Legal
15 44 (1.21%) Billing
16 39 (1.08%) Publishing
17 36 (0.99%) Military
18 25 (0.69%) Law
19 22 (0.61%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 751 (20.71%) Consultant
2 574 (15.83%) Developer
3 493 (13.59%) Analyst
4 363 (10.01%) SAP Consultant
5 267 (7.36%) Project Manager
6 233 (6.42%) Business Analyst
7 196 (5.40%) Architect
8 190 (5.24%) Senior Consultant
9 144 (3.97%) Software Engineer
10 139 (3.83%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 120 (3.31%) Support Analyst
12 102 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
13 99 (2.73%) Software Developer
14 88 (2.43%) .NET Developer
14 88 (2.43%) C# Developer
15 86 (2.37%) Design Engineer
16 84 (2.32%) SAP Manager
17 81 (2.23%) Support Engineer
18 75 (2.07%) SAP Analyst
19 74 (2.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (11.39%) .NET
2 242 (6.67%) HTML
3 189 (5.21%) CSS
4 166 (4.58%) ASP.NET
5 137 (3.78%) jQuery
6 126 (3.47%) Web Services
7 117 (3.23%) J2EE
8 116 (3.20%) XML
9 95 (2.62%) HTML5
10 74 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (1.68%) CSS3
12 59 (1.63%) WinForms
13 57 (1.57%) Spring
13 57 (1.57%) .NET Framework
14 54 (1.49%) Middleware
15 53 (1.46%) LESS
15 53 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 51 (1.41%) WCF
17 49 (1.35%) WPF
17 49 (1.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 272 (7.50%) DTV
2 268 (7.39%) FMCG
3 160 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 97 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 86 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 82 (2.26%) Life Science
7 48 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 42 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
9 38 (1.05%) Physics
10 37 (1.02%) SCADA
11 36 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 34 (0.94%) Visualisation
13 33 (0.91%) Firmware
14 30 (0.83%) PMI
15 29 (0.80%) Social Media
16 27 (0.74%) Open Source
16 27 (0.74%) Clustering
16 27 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 24 (0.66%) Graphic Design
18 19 (0.52%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 402 (11.08%) Windows
2 201 (5.54%) Linux
3 169 (4.66%) UNIX
4 89 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (2.18%) Solaris
6 61 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (1.68%) Android
7 55 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 53 (1.46%) AIX
9 38 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (0.94%) Apple iOS
11 32 (0.88%) Windows XP
12 18 (0.50%) CentOS
12 18 (0.50%) Ubuntu
13 17 (0.47%) VMS
14 15 (0.41%) HPUX
15 14 (0.39%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.25%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
17 8 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 656 (18.09%) Project Management
2 593 (16.35%) ERP
3 487 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
4 334 (9.21%) Programme Management
5 303 (8.35%) Logistics
6 301 (8.30%) Digital Marketing
7 244 (6.73%) PRINCE2
8 241 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 239 (6.59%) ITIL
10 235 (6.48%) CRM
11 207 (5.71%) Software Engineering
12 200 (5.51%) E-Commerce
13 185 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 174 (4.80%) Business Analysis
15 168 (4.63%) Change Management
16 161 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
17 154 (4.25%) Scrum
18 142 (3.92%) MVC
19 141 (3.89%) OO
20 129 (3.56%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 571 (15.74%) SQL
2 358 (9.87%) Java
3 357 (9.84%) C#
4 273 (7.53%) C
5 234 (6.45%) C++
6 221 (6.09%) JavaScript
7 117 (3.23%) Python
8 110 (3.03%) PHP
9 90 (2.48%) VB.NET
10 72 (1.99%) Bash Shell
11 71 (1.96%) ABAP
12 70 (1.93%) T-SQL
12 70 (1.93%) Perl
13 62 (1.71%) VB
14 61 (1.68%) PL/SQL
15 51 (1.41%) VBA
16 42 (1.16%) MATLAB
17 33 (0.91%) Embedded C
18 30 (0.83%) ActionScript
18 30 (0.83%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 709 (19.55%) Degree
2 118 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 92 (2.54%) PMI Certification
4 88 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 66 (1.82%) PMP
6 55 (1.52%) ACCA
7 54 (1.49%) SAP Certification
8 53 (1.46%) SC Cleared
9 52 (1.43%) MBA
10 51 (1.41%) MCSE
11 43 (1.19%) CIMA
12 36 (0.99%) PhD
13 34 (0.94%) MCP
13 34 (0.94%) ISEB
14 31 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
15 29 (0.80%) HNC
16 27 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
17 26 (0.72%) CCNA
18 25 (0.69%) HND
19 24 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (3.75%) QA
2 45 (1.24%) ISO 9001
3 44 (1.21%) SLA
4 17 (0.47%) JTAG
5 15 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.30%) COBIT
7 10 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.28%) TickIT
7 10 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 8 (0.22%) GAMP
8 8 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.19%) GMP
9 7 (0.19%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 5 (0.14%) GxP
10 5 (0.14%) HL7
11 4 (0.11%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.11%) IEC 61508
12 3 (0.083%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.055%) P3O
System Software
1 127 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 71 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 12 (0.33%) XenApp
7 8 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.19%) Xen
8 7 (0.19%) vSphere
9 6 (0.17%) Terminal Server
9 6 (0.17%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.14%) ISA Server
10 5 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.083%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.083%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.083%) UAG
13 2 (0.055%) NFS
13 2 (0.055%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (0.50%) Data Guard
2 15 (0.41%) SCCM
3 11 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.28%) Puppet
4 10 (0.28%) SCOM
5 8 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.19%) Nagios
7 6 (0.17%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.11%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.083%) Cacti
9 3 (0.083%) Ganglia
9 3 (0.083%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.083%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.055%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.055%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.055%) WSUS
10 2 (0.055%) StatsD
11 1 (0.028%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1120 (30.88%) SAP
2 589 (16.24%) Microsoft
3 383 (10.56%) Oracle
4 105 (2.89%) IBM
5 97 (2.67%) Cisco
6 95 (2.62%) VMware
7 63 (1.74%) Sage
8 60 (1.65%) JD Edwards
9 57 (1.57%) Citrix
10 55 (1.52%) Adobe
10 55 (1.52%) SolidWorks
11 49 (1.35%) EMC
12 43 (1.19%) Cognos
13 41 (1.13%) Facebook
14 40 (1.10%) HP
14 40 (1.10%) Epicor
15 38 (1.05%) CA
16 35 (0.96%) Business Objects
17 31 (0.85%) Zend
18 24 (0.66%) Twitter
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Sussex
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Penna Plc
Salary: + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 14 hours ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, £6,180 Car + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwickshire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + pension and package
Posted: 18 hours ago