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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 155 191 178
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2045 1797 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.91% 1.53% 1.60%
As % of the General category 4.32% 3.46% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1351 1355
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
47363 51876 46567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.33% 44.18% 42.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37328 40568 36968
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 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +53 1887 £50,000 +11.11% 439
London +65 523 £62,000 -0.80% 49
South East +52 429 £47,500 +5.55% 101
West Midlands +19 235 £45,000 +5.88% 38
South West +7 155 £45,000 +9.09% 98
East of England -2 142 £42,500 +6.25% 28
Berkshire +63 130 £50,000 - 19
North West +15 128 £45,000 +20.00% 54
East Midlands +13 111 £41,000 +9.33% 33
Hampshire +50 107 £46,500 +4.49% 10
Yorkshire +11 100 £40,000 - 20
City of London -26 83 £65,000 +4.00% 18
Coventry +5 75 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Birmingham +24 73 £52,500 +10.52% 10
Surrey +51 67 £55,000 +71.87% 20
Warwickshire +15 53 £45,000 +2.85% 8
Manchester +15 52 £45,000 +16.12% 25
Scotland +4 52 £42,926 -4.61% 13
Reading +20 50 £57,500 +27.77% 8
Gloucestershire +25 49 £62,500 +87.96% 11
Cambridgeshire -12 45 £42,500 - 9
Derbyshire +5 40 £40,000 +15.10% 13
Oxfordshire +18 39 £42,500 +10.38% 10
Hertfordshire -31 38 £42,500 +6.25% 9
West Yorkshire +16 37 £39,000 -8.23% 8
Somerset +12 34 £30,000 -29.41% 18
Lancashire +15 33 £40,000 +30.08% 8
South Yorkshire +1 33 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Gloucester - 33 £65,000 - 2
Bracknell +39 32 £50,000 +4.71% 2

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1563 (39.65%) SAP
2 1436 (36.43%) Finance
3 756 (19.18%) Project Management
4 732 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
5 717 (18.19%) Microsoft
6 695 (17.63%) ERP
7 635 (16.11%) Degree
8 624 (15.83%) Retail
9 581 (14.74%) Logistics
10 563 (14.28%) Telecoms
11 556 (14.10%) Electronics
12 542 (13.75%) SQL
13 538 (13.65%) Marketing
14 474 (12.02%) Windows
15 438 (11.11%) Programme Management
16 422 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 409 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
18 406 (10.30%) MS Excel
19 393 (9.97%) Oracle
20 389 (9.87%) SQL Server
21 385 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
22 375 (9.51%) Digital Marketing
23 373 (9.46%) DTV
24 365 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
25 351 (8.90%) .NET
26 332 (8.42%) Change Management
27 325 (8.24%) ITIL
28 321 (8.14%) FMCG
29 316 (8.02%) C#
30 284 (7.20%) PRINCE2

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 104 (2.64%) MS Exchange
2 93 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 63 (1.60%) WebSphere
4 56 (1.42%) Lync
5 42 (1.07%) JBoss
6 33 (0.84%) Tomcat
7 32 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 28 (0.71%) Drupal
9 26 (0.66%) IIS
10 22 (0.56%) NetWeaver
11 19 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
12 18 (0.46%) WebLogic
13 16 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
13 16 (0.41%) IBM Connections
13 16 (0.41%) WebSphere Portal
14 15 (0.38%) CMS
15 13 (0.33%) Mule
15 13 (0.33%) IBM Notes
16 12 (0.30%) SAS
17 11 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 406 (10.30%) MS Excel
2 165 (4.19%) MS Office
3 61 (1.55%) MS Project
4 40 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.68%) SOLIDWORKS
7 16 (0.41%) AutoCAD
7 16 (0.41%) PTC Creo
8 14 (0.36%) Simulink
8 14 (0.36%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 13 (0.33%) FrameMaker
10 11 (0.28%) TargetLink
10 11 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (0.28%) Photoshop
11 10 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (0.18%) PaintShop Pro
13 4 (0.10%) SPSS
13 4 (0.10%) CATIA
14 3 (0.076%) ProjectWise
14 3 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 422 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 257 (6.52%) SAP SD
3 240 (6.09%) SAP MM
4 210 (5.33%) SAP SCM
5 187 (4.74%) SAP PP
6 145 (3.68%) SAP FI
6 145 (3.68%) SAP CO
7 143 (3.63%) SAP FI/CO
8 135 (3.42%) SAP APO
9 105 (2.66%) SAP WM
10 100 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
11 98 (2.49%) SAP ERP
12 94 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
13 78 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
14 64 (1.62%) SAP LE
15 58 (1.47%) SAP QM
16 57 (1.45%) SAP CRM
17 43 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
18 39 (0.99%) SAP HR
19 38 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 248 (6.29%) SaaS
2 47 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (1.07%) Office 365
4 25 (0.63%) PaaS
4 25 (0.63%) Force.com
5 23 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
6 21 (0.53%) Boomi
6 21 (0.53%) IaaS
7 15 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.076%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.076%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.076%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.076%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.051%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.025%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.025%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 125 (3.17%) LAN
2 115 (2.92%) Firewall
3 113 (2.87%) WAN
4 109 (2.77%) TCP/IP
5 67 (1.70%) DNS
6 66 (1.67%) Internet
7 60 (1.52%) SAN
8 49 (1.24%) VPN
9 46 (1.17%) DHCP
10 44 (1.12%) VoIP
11 43 (1.09%) Wireless
12 42 (1.07%) Ethernet
13 38 (0.96%) MPLS
13 38 (0.96%) Unified Communications
14 30 (0.76%) VLAN
15 29 (0.74%) OSPF
16 27 (0.68%) Network Security
16 27 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
17 25 (0.63%) HTTP
18 23 (0.58%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 118 (2.99%) SAP HANA
3 113 (2.87%) SAP BW
4 89 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (2.18%) MySQL
6 67 (1.70%) SAP BI
7 65 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 63 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 58 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
10 55 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
11 54 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
12 45 (1.14%) Relational Database
13 42 (1.07%) Oracle Database
14 36 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
15 35 (0.89%) Big Data
16 33 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
17 32 (0.81%) NoSQL
18 31 (0.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 31 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
19 27 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 64 (1.62%) Visual Studio
2 48 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 42 (1.07%) Subversion
4 32 (0.81%) LSMW
4 32 (0.81%) JIRA
5 22 (0.56%) PowerDesigner
6 21 (0.53%) Jenkins
7 20 (0.51%) Selenium
8 15 (0.38%) Maven
8 15 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 14 (0.36%) JUnit
9 14 (0.36%) NUnit
9 14 (0.36%) TeamCity
10 11 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (0.25%) SpecFlow
11 10 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
12 9 (0.23%) LabVIEW
13 8 (0.20%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1436 (36.43%) Finance
2 624 (15.83%) Retail
3 563 (14.28%) Telecoms
4 556 (14.10%) Electronics
5 538 (13.65%) Marketing
6 191 (4.85%) Automotive
7 164 (4.16%) Games
8 160 (4.06%) Banking
9 107 (2.71%) Aerospace
10 81 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
11 58 (1.47%) Billing
12 52 (1.32%) Back Office
13 46 (1.17%) General Ledger
14 44 (1.12%) Legal
15 34 (0.86%) Law
16 31 (0.79%) Advertising
17 28 (0.71%) German Language
18 24 (0.61%) Publishing
19 20 (0.51%) French Language
20 13 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 884 (22.43%) Consultant
2 541 (13.72%) SAP Consultant
3 524 (13.29%) Analyst
4 495 (12.56%) Developer
5 353 (8.95%) Architect
6 284 (7.20%) Project Manager
7 255 (6.47%) Senior Consultant
8 252 (6.39%) Business Analyst
9 188 (4.77%) Solutions Architect
10 175 (4.44%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 127 (3.22%) Software Engineer
12 124 (3.15%) SAP Manager
13 121 (3.07%) SAP Architect
14 116 (2.94%) .NET Developer
15 91 (2.31%) Support Analyst
16 87 (2.21%) SAP Solutions Architect
17 83 (2.11%) SAP SD Consultant
18 81 (2.05%) Functional Consultant
19 79 (2.00%) Software Developer
20 76 (1.93%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (8.90%) .NET
2 192 (4.87%) HTML
3 161 (4.08%) XML
4 160 (4.06%) CSS
5 135 (3.42%) ASP.NET
6 103 (2.61%) Web Services
7 86 (2.18%) jQuery
8 66 (1.67%) HTML5
9 64 (1.62%) Middleware
10 62 (1.57%) WPF
11 50 (1.27%) J2EE
12 49 (1.24%) EDI
13 48 (1.22%) WCF
14 42 (1.07%) .NET Framework
15 41 (1.04%) Spring
16 40 (1.01%) WinForms
16 40 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (0.81%) JSON
18 31 (0.79%) Ajax
19 29 (0.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 385 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 373 (9.46%) DTV
3 321 (8.14%) FMCG
4 182 (4.62%) Life Science
5 143 (3.63%) Computer Science
6 108 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 62 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 55 (1.40%) User Experience
9 54 (1.37%) Mathematics
10 39 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
11 38 (0.96%) PMI
12 34 (0.86%) Data Structures
13 31 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 30 (0.76%) Visualisation
15 29 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 28 (0.71%) Mobile App
17 26 (0.66%) Replication
18 25 (0.63%) Social Media
19 24 (0.61%) Internet of Things
20 22 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 474 (12.02%) Windows
2 208 (5.28%) Linux
3 114 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (2.87%) UNIX
5 96 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 49 (1.24%) Windows XP
9 45 (1.14%) Android
10 36 (0.91%) Windows 8
11 26 (0.66%) Ubuntu
12 24 (0.61%) AIX
13 23 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (0.56%) Apple iOS
15 16 (0.41%) Solaris
16 13 (0.33%) CentOS
17 11 (0.28%) Windows NT
18 10 (0.25%) Windows Vista
19 8 (0.20%) HPUX
19 8 (0.20%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (19.18%) Project Management
2 732 (18.57%) Business Intelligence
3 695 (17.63%) ERP
4 581 (14.74%) Logistics
5 438 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 409 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
7 375 (9.51%) Digital Marketing
8 365 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 332 (8.42%) Change Management
10 325 (8.24%) ITIL
11 284 (7.20%) PRINCE2
12 264 (6.70%) CRM
13 246 (6.24%) Business Analysis
14 231 (5.86%) Software Engineering
15 164 (4.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 158 (4.01%) Scrum
16 158 (4.01%) Service Management
17 147 (3.73%) Validation
18 128 (3.25%) Migration
19 127 (3.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 542 (13.75%) SQL
2 316 (8.02%) C#
3 246 (6.24%) Java
4 212 (5.38%) C++
5 207 (5.25%) C
6 181 (4.59%) JavaScript
7 136 (3.45%) ABAP
8 98 (2.49%) PHP
9 88 (2.23%) VB
10 83 (2.11%) VB.NET
11 72 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 65 (1.65%) T-SQL
13 62 (1.57%) Python
14 41 (1.04%) Embedded C
15 35 (0.89%) MATLAB
16 32 (0.81%) VBScript
17 31 (0.79%) Embedded C++
18 29 (0.74%) Bash Shell
19 28 (0.71%) Perl
19 28 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 635 (16.11%) Degree
2 220 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 189 (4.79%) SAP Certification
4 125 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 88 (2.23%) PMI Certification
6 80 (2.03%) PMP
7 75 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 70 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 68 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 56 (1.42%) ISEB
11 54 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
12 38 (0.96%) CCNP
13 33 (0.84%) DV Cleared
14 32 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 28 (0.71%) HNC
16 24 (0.61%) CCNA
16 24 (0.61%) ISTQB
17 23 (0.58%) MCSE
17 23 (0.58%) CISSP
18 22 (0.56%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (3.17%) QA
2 83 (2.11%) SLA
3 37 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 27 (0.68%) GMP
5 22 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (0.51%) PCI DSS
7 18 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 13 (0.33%) COBIT
9 10 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.18%) GAMP
11 6 (0.15%) ISO 14001
11 6 (0.15%) HL7
11 6 (0.15%) JTAG
12 4 (0.10%) GCP
12 4 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (0.10%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.076%) IEC 61508
14 2 (0.051%) GxP
15 1 (0.025%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.025%) DO-160
System Software
1 140 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 81 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (1.52%) Firmware
4 52 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.33%) XenServer
6 12 (0.30%) vSphere
7 11 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.25%) XenApp
9 7 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.18%) Docker
10 5 (0.13%) KVM
11 4 (0.10%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.10%) iptables
11 4 (0.10%) UAG
11 4 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.10%) vCloud
11 4 (0.10%) Xen
12 3 (0.076%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.051%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 28 (0.71%) SCCM
2 26 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (0.53%) Puppet
3 21 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (0.18%) SCOM
5 7 (0.18%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (0.15%) WSUS
6 6 (0.15%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.076%) Cobbler
8 3 (0.076%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.076%) Ansible
8 3 (0.076%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.076%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.076%) Nagios
9 2 (0.051%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1563 (39.65%) SAP
2 717 (18.19%) Microsoft
3 393 (9.97%) Oracle
4 173 (4.39%) Salesforce.com
5 161 (4.08%) Cisco
6 144 (3.65%) VMware
7 97 (2.46%) IBM
8 82 (2.08%) Sage
9 80 (2.03%) HP
10 77 (1.95%) Citrix
11 70 (1.78%) JD Edwards
12 68 (1.73%) Business Objects
13 62 (1.57%) EMC
14 41 (1.04%) Epicor
15 40 (1.01%) Red Hat
16 39 (0.99%) Autodesk
17 38 (0.96%) Juniper
17 38 (0.96%) F5
18 32 (0.81%) Infor
19 31 (0.79%) Siebel
Richmond, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Ortolan group
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chard, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southam, Warwickshire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Midlands
Ciber UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Midlands
Ciber UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Cobham - AMS
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: Yesterday
City, Bristol
Three People Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £34,000 per annum Good Benefits & Great Team!
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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BPR Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Bonus & Private Medical (BUPA)
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £90000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
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