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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 137 194 173
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -21
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2408 1798 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.20% 1.54% 1.65%
As % of the General category 4.92% 3.49% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1311 1374
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 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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
48899 51471 48067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 44.00% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38777 39905 37834
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +65 2260 £50,000 +11.11% 422
South East +63 545 £50,000 +11.11% 79
London +60 466 £60,000 - 54
West Midlands +38 343 £42,500 - 49
South West +58 213 £42,500 - 54
North West +59 188 £42,500 +13.33% 59
Berkshire +75 140 £52,500 +7.69% 17
East Midlands +6 133 £42,500 +13.33% 41
East of England -47 133 £45,000 +5.88% 42
Surrey +38 116 £62,500 +26.90% 12
Birmingham +37 112 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Hampshire +73 111 £47,000 +10.58% 17
Coventry +13 102 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Yorkshire +8 98 £40,000 +45.45% 30
North East +23 86 £55,000 +71.20% 10
Manchester +46 78 £42,500 +6.25% 22
City of London +10 77 £57,500 -5.73% 12
Warwickshire +22 69 £44,250 -23.04% 5
Gloucestershire +35 63 £60,000 +26.31% 7
Reading +47 56 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Derbyshire +5 56 £43,750 +16.66% 10
Oxfordshire +33 55 £45,000 - 15
Bristol +24 55 £51,250 -2.38% 16
West Yorkshire +38 54 £39,250 +42.72% 11
Scotland +12 53 £42,500 - 8
Cambridgeshire 0 53 £51,250 +13.88% 18
Cheshire +25 52 £40,000 -12.08% 8
Durham +11 52 £55,000 +103.70% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 43 £34,000 -18.07% 3
Hertfordshire -71 41 £44,000 +3.52% 7

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1741 (39.28%) SAP
2 1648 (37.18%) Finance
3 832 (18.77%) Business Intelligence
4 758 (17.10%) Microsoft
5 740 (16.70%) Marketing
6 738 (16.65%) Project Management
7 732 (16.52%) Telecoms
8 724 (16.34%) Electronics
9 719 (16.22%) Degree
10 714 (16.11%) ERP
11 641 (14.46%) Retail
12 603 (13.61%) SQL
13 602 (13.58%) Programme Management
14 588 (13.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 567 (12.79%) Logistics
16 546 (12.32%) Digital Marketing
17 543 (12.25%) DTV
18 533 (12.03%) Windows
19 510 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
20 482 (10.88%) SQL Server
21 464 (10.47%) .NET
22 428 (9.66%) Oracle
23 419 (9.45%) ITIL
24 413 (9.32%) C#
25 407 (9.18%) MS Excel
26 406 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
27 386 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
28 335 (7.56%) FMCG
29 311 (7.02%) Java
30 309 (6.97%) PRINCE2

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 122 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 108 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 53 (1.20%) WebSphere
4 47 (1.06%) Lync
5 41 (0.93%) JBoss
6 40 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 39 (0.88%) NetWeaver
8 37 (0.83%) IIS
9 34 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 26 (0.59%) Apache
11 23 (0.52%) SAS
11 23 (0.52%) Drupal
11 23 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 20 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
13 19 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
14 18 (0.41%) Node.js
15 17 (0.38%) IBM Connections
15 17 (0.38%) Mule
15 17 (0.38%) WebSphere Portal
16 15 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 407 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 158 (3.56%) MS Office
3 55 (1.24%) MS Project
4 46 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (0.99%) SOLIDWORKS
6 41 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 29 (0.65%) AutoCAD
8 20 (0.45%) Simulink
9 13 (0.29%) PTC Creo
9 13 (0.29%) TargetLink
10 12 (0.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 10 (0.23%) Photoshop
12 9 (0.20%) FrameMaker
13 7 (0.16%) PaintShop Pro
13 7 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
14 6 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 5 (0.11%) InDesign
16 4 (0.090%) SPSS
17 3 (0.068%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 588 (13.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 247 (5.57%) SAP MM
3 216 (4.87%) SAP PP
4 212 (4.78%) SAP SD
5 201 (4.54%) SAP SCM
6 126 (2.84%) SAP CO
7 124 (2.80%) SAP FI
8 123 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
9 119 (2.69%) SAP WM
10 105 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
10 105 (2.37%) SAP APO
11 99 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
12 96 (2.17%) SAP ERP
13 88 (1.99%) Dynamics NAV
13 88 (1.99%) SAP QM
14 58 (1.31%) SAP PM
15 49 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
16 42 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
17 41 (0.93%) SAP CRM
18 37 (0.83%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 192 (4.33%) SaaS
2 63 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (1.15%) Office 365
5 29 (0.65%) PaaS
6 27 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
7 23 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 17 (0.38%) IaaS
9 13 (0.29%) Force.com
10 11 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.18%) Boomi
12 8 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.18%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.11%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.068%) iPaaS
14 3 (0.068%) Mimecast
15 2 (0.045%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.045%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.045%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 133 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 118 (2.66%) LAN
3 117 (2.64%) Firewall
4 116 (2.62%) WAN
5 92 (2.08%) DNS
6 72 (1.62%) DHCP
7 65 (1.47%) Ethernet
8 62 (1.40%) SAN
9 61 (1.38%) VoIP
10 59 (1.33%) VPN
11 56 (1.26%) Internet
12 40 (0.90%) Wireless
13 37 (0.83%) HTTP
14 36 (0.81%) MPLS
15 30 (0.68%) Unified Communications
16 29 (0.65%) VLAN
16 29 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (0.59%) FTP
18 25 (0.56%) NAS
19 24 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (10.88%) SQL Server
2 113 (2.55%) MySQL
3 109 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 94 (2.12%) SAP BW
5 90 (2.03%) SAP HANA
6 77 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
8 60 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 59 (1.33%) Relational Database
10 58 (1.31%) NoSQL
11 57 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 55 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
13 53 (1.20%) Big Data
14 52 (1.17%) MongoDB
14 52 (1.17%) SAP BI
15 51 (1.15%) Oracle Database
16 48 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
17 38 (0.86%) QlikView
18 37 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
19 25 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 77 (1.74%) Subversion
2 75 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 68 (1.53%) JIRA
4 65 (1.47%) Visual Studio
5 41 (0.93%) TeamCity
6 37 (0.83%) Jenkins
6 37 (0.83%) Selenium
7 26 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (0.54%) PowerDesigner
9 23 (0.52%) Maven
10 22 (0.50%) JUnit
11 20 (0.45%) Eclipse
11 20 (0.45%) NUnit
12 19 (0.43%) SpecFlow
13 16 (0.36%) WebDriver
14 15 (0.34%) IntelliJ
15 14 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (0.27%) LSMW
17 11 (0.25%) NetBeans
17 11 (0.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 1648 (37.18%) Finance
2 740 (16.70%) Marketing
3 732 (16.52%) Telecoms
4 724 (16.34%) Electronics
5 641 (14.46%) Retail
6 257 (5.80%) Automotive
7 151 (3.41%) Banking
8 129 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 123 (2.78%) Aerospace
10 80 (1.81%) Games
11 77 (1.74%) Back Office
12 62 (1.40%) Legal
13 61 (1.38%) Law
14 55 (1.24%) Publishing
15 32 (0.72%) German Language
16 31 (0.70%) Advertising
17 23 (0.52%) Billing
18 21 (0.47%) General Ledger
19 19 (0.43%) French Language
20 12 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 884 (19.95%) Consultant
2 633 (14.28%) Developer
3 572 (12.91%) Analyst
4 486 (10.97%) SAP Consultant
5 344 (7.76%) Architect
6 297 (6.70%) Business Analyst
7 261 (5.89%) Project Manager
8 192 (4.33%) Software Engineer
8 192 (4.33%) Senior Consultant
9 186 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
10 143 (3.23%) .NET Developer
11 136 (3.07%) Functional Consultant
11 136 (3.07%) SAP Manager
12 114 (2.57%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 112 (2.53%) Software Developer
14 98 (2.21%) Support Analyst
15 93 (2.10%) SAP Architect
16 92 (2.08%) SAP Analyst
17 86 (1.94%) SAP Functional Consultant
18 85 (1.92%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (10.47%) .NET
2 225 (5.08%) HTML
3 201 (4.54%) ASP.NET
4 177 (3.99%) CSS
5 150 (3.38%) XML
6 138 (3.11%) Web Services
7 106 (2.39%) jQuery
8 88 (1.99%) Middleware
9 85 (1.92%) .NET Framework
10 82 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 75 (1.69%) HTML5
12 62 (1.40%) EDI
13 53 (1.20%) Spring
14 51 (1.15%) WCF
15 47 (1.06%) JSON
16 44 (0.99%) J2EE
17 43 (0.97%) WinForms
17 43 (0.97%) WPF
17 43 (0.97%) REST
18 42 (0.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 543 (12.25%) DTV
2 386 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
3 335 (7.56%) FMCG
4 297 (6.70%) Life Science
5 196 (4.42%) Data Centre
6 167 (3.77%) Computer Science
7 140 (3.16%) Management Information System
8 77 (1.74%) User Experience
8 77 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
9 60 (1.35%) Mathematics
10 51 (1.15%) Mobile App
11 49 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 46 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
13 43 (0.97%) Algorithms
14 42 (0.95%) Data Structures
15 34 (0.77%) Visualisation
15 34 (0.77%) Social Media
16 26 (0.59%) Replication
16 26 (0.59%) PMI
17 25 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 533 (12.03%) Windows
2 267 (6.02%) Linux
3 129 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 122 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (2.69%) UNIX
6 70 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (1.38%) Android
7 61 (1.38%) Windows 7
8 52 (1.17%) Windows XP
9 42 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 26 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 26 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 23 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (0.52%) VMS
12 19 (0.43%) AIX
13 16 (0.36%) Windows NT
14 15 (0.34%) CentOS
15 13 (0.29%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.27%) Windows Vista
17 11 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (18.77%) Business Intelligence
2 738 (16.65%) Project Management
3 714 (16.11%) ERP
4 602 (13.58%) Programme Management
5 567 (12.79%) Logistics
6 546 (12.32%) Digital Marketing
7 510 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
8 419 (9.45%) ITIL
9 406 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 309 (6.97%) PRINCE2
11 293 (6.61%) Change Management
12 271 (6.11%) CRM
13 263 (5.93%) Software Engineering
14 246 (5.55%) Business Analysis
15 199 (4.49%) Service Management
16 188 (4.24%) Service Delivery
17 181 (4.08%) Scrum
17 181 (4.08%) Business Development
18 180 (4.06%) Continuous Improvement
19 176 (3.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 603 (13.61%) SQL
2 413 (9.32%) C#
3 311 (7.02%) Java
4 261 (5.89%) C++
5 254 (5.73%) C
6 237 (5.35%) JavaScript
7 121 (2.73%) Python
8 113 (2.55%) ABAP
9 110 (2.48%) PHP
10 102 (2.30%) VB.NET
11 76 (1.71%) VB
12 70 (1.58%) T-SQL
13 64 (1.44%) PL/SQL
14 62 (1.40%) Embedded C
15 57 (1.29%) Embedded C++
16 48 (1.08%) Ruby
17 45 (1.02%) Bash Shell
18 40 (0.90%) MATLAB
19 34 (0.77%) Perl
20 32 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 719 (16.22%) Degree
2 190 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 129 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 87 (1.96%) ISEB
5 72 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
6 68 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 64 (1.44%) SAP Certification
8 58 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 56 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
10 55 (1.24%) PMI Certification
11 52 (1.17%) PMP
12 38 (0.86%) CCNP
12 38 (0.86%) DV Cleared
13 37 (0.83%) HNC
14 36 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 32 (0.72%) HND
16 29 (0.65%) MBA
16 29 (0.65%) ISTQB
17 26 (0.59%) MCSE
17 26 (0.59%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (3.50%) QA
2 87 (1.96%) SLA
3 41 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 38 (0.86%) GMP
5 24 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (0.50%) COBIT
7 22 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.23%) GAMP
9 7 (0.16%) JTAG
9 7 (0.16%) ISO 14001
10 6 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 4 (0.090%) GCP
11 4 (0.090%) GxP
11 4 (0.090%) HL7
11 4 (0.090%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.068%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.045%) DO-160
13 2 (0.045%) BS15000
System Software
1 181 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 103 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 72 (1.62%) Firmware
5 23 (0.52%) vSphere
6 16 (0.36%) Docker
7 14 (0.32%) XenServer
8 13 (0.29%) VMware ESX
8 13 (0.29%) XenApp
9 10 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.11%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.11%) vCloud
12 4 (0.090%) KVM
12 4 (0.090%) iptables
12 4 (0.090%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.090%) Xen
12 4 (0.090%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 50 (1.13%) SCCM
2 31 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 22 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (0.47%) Puppet
5 12 (0.27%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.14%) SCOM
7 6 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (0.11%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.090%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.090%) Nessus
9 4 (0.090%) Nmap
9 4 (0.090%) WSUS
9 4 (0.090%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.090%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.068%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.045%) Nagios
11 2 (0.045%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1741 (39.28%) SAP
2 758 (17.10%) Microsoft
3 428 (9.66%) Oracle
4 174 (3.93%) VMware
5 166 (3.75%) Cisco
6 98 (2.21%) IBM
7 87 (1.96%) HP
8 80 (1.81%) Sage
8 80 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
9 74 (1.67%) Citrix
10 55 (1.24%) JD Edwards
11 52 (1.17%) EMC
12 47 (1.06%) Red Hat
13 41 (0.93%) Infor
14 39 (0.88%) F5
14 39 (0.88%) Cognizant
14 39 (0.88%) Epicor
15 36 (0.81%) Juniper
16 31 (0.70%) Autodesk
17 29 (0.65%) Avaya
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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