The 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 171 183 179
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1983 1851 1768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.79% 1.55% 1.60%
As % of the General category 4.03% 3.52% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1423 1368
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49207 52610 47900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.34% 44.02% 43.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38466 40830 37891
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 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 28 April 2015 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 28 April 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
England +24 1808 £50,000 +11.11% 480
London +41 473 £60,000 -4.00% 62
South East +30 414 £47,500 +5.55% 138
West Midlands +4 204 £45,000 +5.88% 32
East of England +13 153 £42,500 +6.25% 51
South West +13 150 £46,500 +22.36% 83
North West +32 146 £45,000 +12.50% 35
Berkshire +48 123 £50,000 - 23
Yorkshire +11 113 £40,000 - 27
East Midlands +2 108 £42,500 +21.42% 38
Hampshire +49 106 £46,500 +4.49% 21
City of London -11 84 £65,000 +4.00% 21
Coventry +5 68 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Surrey +23 67 £55,000 +22.22% 24
Birmingham +22 64 £38,750 -18.42% 10
Manchester -4 61 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Scotland +8 52 £42,926 +7.31% 9
Gloucestershire +21 48 £62,500 +38.88% 16
Reading +11 46 £57,500 +15.00% 12
Derbyshire +1 45 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Hertfordshire -16 43 £42,500 +13.33% 16
South Yorkshire +6 41 £55,000 +37.50% 4
West Yorkshire +5 40 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Cambridgeshire -16 40 £42,500 - 17
Oxfordshire +1 38 £40,000 +3.89% 13
Cheshire +11 36 £45,000 +36.36% 9
Warwickshire +4 36 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Somerset +6 32 £30,500 -28.23% 8
Gloucester - 32 £65,000 - 5
Sheffield +18 31 £40,000 -5.88% 4

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 1520 (38.98%) SAP
2 1409 (36.14%) Finance
3 733 (18.80%) Project Management
4 730 (18.72%) ERP
5 701 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
6 681 (17.47%) Microsoft
7 649 (16.65%) Degree
8 612 (15.70%) Retail
9 570 (14.62%) Logistics
10 531 (13.62%) SQL
11 523 (13.41%) Telecoms
12 520 (13.34%) Electronics
13 491 (12.59%) Marketing
14 475 (12.18%) Windows
15 414 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
16 392 (10.05%) Oracle
17 390 (10.00%) MS Excel
18 388 (9.95%) Programme Management
19 386 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
20 379 (9.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
21 378 (9.69%) SQL Server
22 345 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
23 338 (8.67%) Digital Marketing
24 334 (8.57%) DTV
25 323 (8.28%) ITIL
26 312 (8.00%) .NET
27 307 (7.87%) FMCG
28 306 (7.85%) C#
29 296 (7.59%) PRINCE2
30 290 (7.44%) Change Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 88 (2.26%) MS Exchange
2 86 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 54 (1.38%) Lync
4 52 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 35 (0.90%) JBoss
6 34 (0.87%) Tomcat
7 27 (0.69%) Drupal
8 26 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (0.51%) IIS
10 19 (0.49%) NetWeaver
11 16 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
11 16 (0.41%) Mule
11 16 (0.41%) CMS
12 14 (0.36%) Mule ESB
13 13 (0.33%) IBM Connections
13 13 (0.33%) IBM Notes
14 12 (0.31%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.31%) SAS
14 12 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
14 12 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 390 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 169 (4.33%) MS Office
3 64 (1.64%) MS Project
4 35 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 29 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
7 19 (0.49%) AutoCAD
8 16 (0.41%) Simulink
8 16 (0.41%) FrameMaker
9 13 (0.33%) PTC Creo
10 12 (0.31%) TargetLink
10 12 (0.31%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 11 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
12 10 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
13 7 (0.18%) PaintShop Pro
13 7 (0.18%) Photoshop
14 4 (0.10%) SPSS
14 4 (0.10%) Acrobat
14 4 (0.10%) CATIA
15 3 (0.077%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 379 (9.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 237 (6.08%) SAP SD
3 228 (5.85%) SAP MM
4 200 (5.13%) SAP SCM
5 167 (4.28%) SAP PP
6 155 (3.98%) SAP FI
7 154 (3.95%) SAP CO
8 153 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO
9 137 (3.51%) SAP APO
10 117 (3.00%) Oracle EBS
11 106 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
12 103 (2.64%) SAP WM
13 88 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
14 76 (1.95%) SAP ERP
15 65 (1.67%) SAP LE
16 62 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
17 56 (1.44%) SAP CRM
18 53 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
18 53 (1.36%) SAP QM
19 51 (1.31%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 215 (5.51%) SaaS
2 40 (1.03%) Office 365
3 38 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (0.64%) Boomi
6 24 (0.62%) Force.com
7 23 (0.59%) PaaS
8 21 (0.54%) IaaS
9 17 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
10 15 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.077%) iPaaS
12 3 (0.077%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.077%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.051%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.051%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.051%) Datadog
14 1 (0.026%) GitHub
14 1 (0.026%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 124 (3.18%) LAN
2 111 (2.85%) WAN
3 105 (2.69%) Firewall
4 86 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 62 (1.59%) SAN
5 62 (1.59%) Internet
6 57 (1.46%) DNS
7 48 (1.23%) VPN
8 37 (0.95%) VoIP
8 37 (0.95%) DHCP
8 37 (0.95%) Wireless
9 33 (0.85%) Unified Communications
10 32 (0.82%) MPLS
11 29 (0.74%) Network Security
11 29 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (0.72%) Ethernet
13 25 (0.64%) VLAN
14 23 (0.59%) OSPF
14 23 (0.59%) HTTP
15 20 (0.51%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 116 (2.98%) SAP BW
3 94 (2.41%) SAP HANA
4 89 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 69 (1.77%) MySQL
5 69 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 64 (1.64%) SAP BI
8 58 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 54 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
10 50 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 48 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
12 47 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 46 (1.18%) Relational Database
14 39 (1.00%) Big Data
15 36 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 35 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
16 35 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
16 35 (0.90%) Oracle Database
17 30 (0.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 46 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 34 (0.87%) LSMW
4 31 (0.80%) Subversion
5 21 (0.54%) JIRA
6 16 (0.41%) Selenium
6 16 (0.41%) JUnit
6 16 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 15 (0.38%) Maven
7 15 (0.38%) LabVIEW
8 13 (0.33%) Eclipse
9 12 (0.31%) NUnit
10 9 (0.23%) SpecFlow
10 9 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (0.21%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.18%) PHPUnit
12 7 (0.18%) Behat
12 7 (0.18%) IntelliJ
12 7 (0.18%) Ant
12 7 (0.18%) PowerDesigner
General
1 1409 (36.14%) Finance
2 612 (15.70%) Retail
3 523 (13.41%) Telecoms
4 520 (13.34%) Electronics
5 491 (12.59%) Marketing
6 172 (4.41%) Automotive
7 169 (4.33%) Banking
8 146 (3.74%) Games
9 77 (1.97%) Aerospace
10 70 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 65 (1.67%) Billing
12 54 (1.38%) General Ledger
13 44 (1.13%) Legal
14 39 (1.00%) Military
15 35 (0.90%) Back Office
16 31 (0.80%) Advertising
16 31 (0.80%) Publishing
17 28 (0.72%) Law
18 27 (0.69%) German Language
19 22 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 872 (22.36%) Consultant
2 547 (14.03%) Analyst
3 517 (13.26%) SAP Consultant
4 466 (11.95%) Developer
5 348 (8.93%) Architect
6 294 (7.54%) Project Manager
7 259 (6.64%) Senior Consultant
8 241 (6.18%) Business Analyst
9 175 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
10 172 (4.41%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 114 (2.92%) SAP Architect
12 113 (2.90%) SAP Manager
13 106 (2.72%) Software Engineer
14 98 (2.51%) .NET Developer
15 93 (2.39%) Support Analyst
16 87 (2.23%) Senior Manager
17 81 (2.08%) Software Developer
18 79 (2.03%) SAP SD Consultant
19 78 (2.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
20 75 (1.92%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (8.00%) .NET
2 181 (4.64%) HTML
3 173 (4.44%) XML
4 153 (3.92%) CSS
5 119 (3.05%) ASP.NET
6 84 (2.15%) Web Services
7 80 (2.05%) jQuery
8 75 (1.92%) WPF
9 66 (1.69%) HTML5
10 54 (1.38%) Middleware
11 49 (1.26%) J2EE
12 47 (1.21%) EDI
13 42 (1.08%) WinForms
14 40 (1.03%) Spring
14 40 (1.03%) WCF
15 37 (0.95%) .NET Framework
16 34 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (0.82%) Ajax
18 31 (0.80%) SOAP
19 29 (0.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 386 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 334 (8.57%) DTV
3 307 (7.87%) FMCG
4 146 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 145 (3.72%) Life Science
6 109 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 63 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 46 (1.18%) User Experience
10 43 (1.10%) Data Structures
11 39 (1.00%) PMI
12 32 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
13 29 (0.74%) Mobile App
14 28 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 27 (0.69%) Visualisation
16 23 (0.59%) Replication
17 22 (0.56%) EPoS
18 21 (0.54%) Internet of Things
19 20 (0.51%) Clustering
19 20 (0.51%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 475 (12.18%) Windows
2 203 (5.21%) Linux
3 104 (2.67%) UNIX
4 101 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 69 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (1.26%) Windows 7
8 46 (1.18%) Android
9 40 (1.03%) Windows XP
10 31 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 25 (0.64%) AIX
12 24 (0.62%) Apple iOS
12 24 (0.62%) Ubuntu
13 21 (0.54%) Solaris
14 20 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (0.33%) CentOS
15 13 (0.33%) HPUX
16 8 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.21%) Fedora
17 7 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 733 (18.80%) Project Management
2 730 (18.72%) ERP
3 701 (17.98%) Business Intelligence
4 570 (14.62%) Logistics
5 414 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
6 388 (9.95%) Programme Management
7 345 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 338 (8.67%) Digital Marketing
9 323 (8.28%) ITIL
10 296 (7.59%) PRINCE2
11 290 (7.44%) Change Management
12 237 (6.08%) Business Analysis
13 234 (6.00%) CRM
14 214 (5.49%) Software Engineering
15 166 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 155 (3.98%) Scrum
17 148 (3.80%) Validation
18 142 (3.64%) Service Management
19 140 (3.59%) Mentoring
20 122 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 531 (13.62%) SQL
2 306 (7.85%) C#
3 215 (5.51%) Java
4 195 (5.00%) C++
5 180 (4.62%) C
6 168 (4.31%) JavaScript
7 129 (3.31%) ABAP
8 99 (2.54%) PHP
9 94 (2.41%) VB
10 78 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 73 (1.87%) VB.NET
12 57 (1.46%) Python
13 55 (1.41%) T-SQL
14 43 (1.10%) MATLAB
15 33 (0.85%) VBScript
16 31 (0.80%) Embedded C
17 30 (0.77%) VBA
18 27 (0.69%) Perl
19 25 (0.64%) Assembly Language
19 25 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 649 (16.65%) Degree
2 245 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 181 (4.64%) SAP Certification
4 128 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 96 (2.46%) PMI Certification
6 83 (2.13%) PMP
7 82 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 79 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
9 64 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 50 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
11 39 (1.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 35 (0.90%) DV Cleared
13 33 (0.85%) CCNP
13 33 (0.85%) ISEB
14 25 (0.64%) HNC
15 23 (0.59%) CCNA
15 23 (0.59%) CISSP
15 23 (0.59%) CIMA
16 20 (0.51%) ISTQB
17 19 (0.49%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (3.10%) QA
2 81 (2.08%) SLA
3 33 (0.85%) ISO 9001
4 26 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (0.62%) GMP
6 23 (0.59%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.31%) COBIT
9 10 (0.26%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.18%) GAMP
11 6 (0.15%) JTAG
12 5 (0.13%) ISO 14001
12 5 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 5 (0.13%) HL7
13 4 (0.10%) PMBOK
13 4 (0.10%) GCP
14 2 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 2 (0.051%) GxP
14 2 (0.051%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.051%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 123 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 70 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.44%) Firmware
4 44 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.26%) XenServer
6 9 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.23%) XenApp
6 9 (0.23%) vSphere
6 9 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.18%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.13%) KVM
9 4 (0.10%) Docker
9 4 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.10%) UAG
9 4 (0.10%) vCloud
9 4 (0.10%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.077%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.051%) NFS
11 2 (0.051%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.051%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 30 (0.77%) SCCM
2 26 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (0.46%) Puppet
4 16 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.18%) SCOM
6 7 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.15%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (0.13%) SCOrch
8 5 (0.13%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.10%) Nagios
9 4 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.10%) WSUS
10 3 (0.077%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.077%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.077%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.077%) Ansible
11 2 (0.051%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1520 (38.98%) SAP
2 681 (17.47%) Microsoft
3 392 (10.05%) Oracle
4 160 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
5 155 (3.98%) Cisco
6 134 (3.44%) VMware
7 97 (2.49%) IBM
8 85 (2.18%) Citrix
9 81 (2.08%) Sage
10 76 (1.95%) JD Edwards
10 76 (1.95%) HP
11 69 (1.77%) Business Objects
12 63 (1.62%) EMC
13 37 (0.95%) Autodesk
14 36 (0.92%) Epicor
15 35 (0.90%) Siebel
16 34 (0.87%) Red Hat
16 34 (0.87%) F5
17 33 (0.85%) Informatica
18 32 (0.82%) Infor
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