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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 159 175 166
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2088 1784 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.84% 1.64% 1.78%
As % of the General category 4.24% 3.69% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1298 1406
Average salary £47,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
49303 48311 50555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.35% 44.31% 44.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38808 38515 41667
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 October 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 31 October 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 +17 1895 £47,500 - 475
London +16 457 £60,000 -7.69% 73
South East -9 388 £50,000 +11.11% 94
East of England +22 216 £45,000 - 45
North West +6 183 £42,500 +13.33% 55
West Midlands -21 157 £45,000 - 55
East Midlands +39 155 £42,500 - 25
South West +34 148 £40,000 +3.89% 70
Yorkshire -21 116 £42,500 -15.00% 40
Berkshire +33 108 £58,000 +5.45% 30
Manchester +17 107 £41,000 +9.33% 28
City of London +50 98 £57,750 -14.44% 23
Surrey +26 97 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Hertfordshire +16 91 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Cambridgeshire -10 64 £42,500 -5.55% 26
Watford -4 58 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Cambridge +3 55 £42,500 -20.93% 18
Reading +14 54 £55,000 +2.32% 7
Birmingham -16 49 £45,000 -18.18% 18
Wales +28 48 £32,500 -18.75% 17
Derbyshire +18 48 £34,000 -20.00% 6
West Yorkshire -6 47 £42,500 +9.67% 11
Hampshire -25 47 £45,000 - 19
Essex +24 43 £50,000 +12.35% 7
South Yorkshire -14 40 £42,500 -37.03% 18
Leicestershire +34 39 £45,000 +42.85% 6
Oxfordshire +29 38 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Somerset +26 38 £36,750 -13.52% 15
South Wales +35 37 £32,500 -23.52% 15
Derby +17 37 £34,000 -2.85% 2

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1380 (35.51%) Finance
2 1323 (34.05%) SAP
3 702 (18.06%) ERP
4 701 (18.04%) Project Management
5 698 (17.96%) Degree
6 616 (15.85%) Retail
7 612 (15.75%) Microsoft
8 601 (15.47%) SQL
9 512 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
10 478 (12.30%) Telecoms
11 477 (12.27%) Marketing
12 436 (11.22%) Oracle
13 417 (10.73%) Electronics
14 416 (10.71%) Windows
15 400 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
16 372 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
17 370 (9.52%) SQL Server
18 361 (9.29%) Logistics
19 359 (9.24%) MS Excel
20 356 (9.16%) Programme Management
21 337 (8.67%) .NET
22 323 (8.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
23 316 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
24 313 (8.05%) C#
25 307 (7.90%) Java
26 287 (7.39%) DTV
27 286 (7.36%) PRINCE2
28 276 (7.10%) FMCG
29 269 (6.92%) ITIL
30 262 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 126 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 87 (2.24%) WebSphere
3 83 (2.14%) IIS
4 78 (2.01%) MS Exchange
5 72 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 43 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 41 (1.06%) MQSeries
8 35 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
9 33 (0.85%) Lync
10 31 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (0.57%) CMS
11 22 (0.57%) WebLogic
11 22 (0.57%) IBM Notes
12 21 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 19 (0.49%) SAP Portal
13 19 (0.49%) NetWeaver
14 15 (0.39%) Apache
14 15 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (0.31%) Node.js
15 12 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 359 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 227 (5.84%) MS Office
3 52 (1.34%) MS Project
4 31 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (0.69%) AutoCAD
5 27 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 26 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 18 (0.46%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.36%) FrameMaker
8 14 (0.36%) NASTRAN
9 9 (0.23%) Simulink
10 8 (0.21%) CorelDRAW
11 7 (0.18%) Acrobat
12 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 4 (0.10%) Revit
13 4 (0.10%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.10%) InDesign
14 3 (0.077%) RoboHelp
15 2 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 323 (8.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 219 (5.64%) SAP CO
3 217 (5.58%) SAP FI
4 216 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
5 167 (4.30%) Dynamics AX
6 123 (3.17%) SAP PP
7 117 (3.01%) SAP SD
8 115 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
9 113 (2.91%) SAP MM
10 93 (2.39%) Dynamics NAV
11 85 (2.19%) SAP WM
12 82 (2.11%) SAP SCM
13 71 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
14 55 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
15 53 (1.36%) SAP APO
16 49 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
17 48 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
17 48 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
18 47 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
18 47 (1.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 69 (1.78%) SaaS
2 21 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.44%) Office 365
4 16 (0.41%) PaaS
4 16 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.31%) IaaS
7 9 (0.23%) Force.com
8 8 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.051%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.051%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.051%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.051%) GitHub
10 1 (0.026%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 69 (1.78%) LAN
2 68 (1.75%) DNS
3 65 (1.67%) Firewall
4 63 (1.62%) WAN
5 62 (1.60%) HTTP
6 58 (1.49%) TCP/IP
7 55 (1.42%) SAN
8 49 (1.26%) Wireless
9 48 (1.24%) Internet
10 47 (1.21%) VPN
11 44 (1.13%) FTP
12 38 (0.98%) DHCP
13 23 (0.59%) Ethernet
14 21 (0.54%) VoIP
14 21 (0.54%) SNMP
15 20 (0.51%) VLAN
15 20 (0.51%) Network Security
16 19 (0.49%) MPLS
16 19 (0.49%) SSL
17 18 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 112 (2.88%) MySQL
3 107 (2.75%) SAP BW
4 77 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 62 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
7 58 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 54 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
9 52 (1.34%) DB2
10 50 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 49 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 41 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
13 36 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 36 (0.93%) SAP BI
14 35 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 33 (0.85%) Big Data
15 33 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
16 27 (0.69%) Oracle Discoverer
17 25 (0.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (1.67%) Visual Studio
2 60 (1.54%) JUnit
3 51 (1.31%) Subversion
4 40 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 37 (0.95%) Behat
6 32 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (0.77%) Selenium
8 28 (0.72%) PHPUnit
9 27 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 26 (0.67%) Maven
11 24 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
12 20 (0.51%) Cucumber
13 19 (0.49%) LabVIEW
14 18 (0.46%) Jenkins
15 17 (0.44%) WebDriver
16 16 (0.41%) Ant
17 15 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
18 14 (0.36%) TestNG
19 13 (0.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
20 12 (0.31%) LSMW
General
1 1380 (35.51%) Finance
2 616 (15.85%) Retail
3 478 (12.30%) Telecoms
4 477 (12.27%) Marketing
5 417 (10.73%) Electronics
6 214 (5.51%) Banking
7 126 (3.24%) Automotive
8 102 (2.62%) Aerospace
9 100 (2.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 80 (2.06%) Advertising
11 71 (1.83%) Games
12 65 (1.67%) General Ledger
13 62 (1.60%) Billing
14 55 (1.42%) Legal
15 33 (0.85%) Law
16 31 (0.80%) Military
16 31 (0.80%) French Language
17 30 (0.77%) German Language
18 20 (0.51%) Back Office
19 17 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 842 (21.67%) Consultant
2 605 (15.57%) Analyst
3 470 (12.09%) Developer
4 413 (10.63%) SAP Consultant
5 317 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 300 (7.72%) Business Analyst
7 232 (5.97%) Architect
8 209 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
9 144 (3.71%) Software Engineer
10 130 (3.35%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 117 (3.01%) Support Analyst
12 110 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
13 109 (2.80%) SAP Analyst
14 88 (2.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 87 (2.24%) Support Engineer
16 86 (2.21%) .NET Developer
16 86 (2.21%) SAP Manager
17 79 (2.03%) Systems Analyst
18 77 (1.98%) Administrator
19 73 (1.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (8.67%) .NET
2 224 (5.76%) HTML
3 183 (4.71%) CSS
4 144 (3.71%) ASP.NET
5 134 (3.45%) XML
6 131 (3.37%) jQuery
7 119 (3.06%) J2EE
8 109 (2.80%) Web Services
9 71 (1.83%) HTML5
10 62 (1.60%) Middleware
11 61 (1.57%) .NET Framework
12 55 (1.42%) WCF
13 50 (1.29%) Spring
14 49 (1.26%) WPF
15 48 (1.24%) Hibernate
15 48 (1.24%) EDI
16 47 (1.21%) Ajax
16 47 (1.21%) CSS3
17 46 (1.18%) WinForms
18 45 (1.16%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 372 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 287 (7.39%) DTV
3 276 (7.10%) FMCG
4 174 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 103 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 95 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 87 (2.24%) User Experience
8 54 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 52 (1.34%) Life Science
10 39 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
11 34 (0.87%) PMI
11 34 (0.87%) Clustering
12 32 (0.82%) Open Source
13 29 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 26 (0.67%) Physics
14 26 (0.67%) Mobile App
15 23 (0.59%) Algorithms
15 23 (0.59%) Social Media
16 21 (0.54%) Visualisation
16 21 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 416 (10.71%) Windows
2 230 (5.92%) Linux
3 156 (4.01%) UNIX
4 100 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (2.19%) Solaris
6 63 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 59 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (1.39%) Windows 7
9 51 (1.31%) AIX
10 38 (0.98%) Apple iOS
11 36 (0.93%) VMS
12 35 (0.90%) Android
13 34 (0.87%) Windows XP
14 26 (0.67%) Ubuntu
15 24 (0.62%) CentOS
15 24 (0.62%) HPUX
16 23 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (0.46%) Windows 8
18 17 (0.44%) Windows Vista
19 11 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 702 (18.06%) ERP
2 701 (18.04%) Project Management
3 512 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
4 400 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
5 361 (9.29%) Logistics
6 356 (9.16%) Programme Management
7 316 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
8 286 (7.36%) PRINCE2
9 269 (6.92%) ITIL
10 262 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 241 (6.20%) E-Commerce
12 215 (5.53%) CRM
13 212 (5.46%) Business Analysis
14 204 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 196 (5.04%) Software Engineering
16 168 (4.32%) Change Management
17 144 (3.71%) Mentoring
18 137 (3.53%) Scrum
19 135 (3.47%) SAP Implementation
20 119 (3.06%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 601 (15.47%) SQL
2 313 (8.05%) C#
3 307 (7.90%) Java
4 234 (6.02%) JavaScript
5 208 (5.35%) C
6 189 (4.86%) C++
7 120 (3.09%) Python
8 111 (2.86%) PHP
9 101 (2.60%) ABAP
10 86 (2.21%) Bash Shell
11 73 (1.88%) Perl
12 70 (1.80%) VB.NET
13 68 (1.75%) T-SQL
14 62 (1.60%) PL/SQL
15 59 (1.52%) VB
16 44 (1.13%) VBA
17 27 (0.69%) PowerShell
18 25 (0.64%) MATLAB
19 23 (0.59%) Embedded C
20 22 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 698 (17.96%) Degree
2 151 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 109 (2.80%) PMI Certification
4 77 (1.98%) PMP
5 76 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 68 (1.75%) SAP Certification
7 51 (1.31%) SC Cleared
8 48 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 39 (1.00%) MBA
9 39 (1.00%) ACCA
10 35 (0.90%) CISSP
10 35 (0.90%) MCSE
10 35 (0.90%) CCA
11 34 (0.87%) MCP
11 34 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
12 33 (0.85%) CIMA
13 29 (0.75%) HND
13 29 (0.75%) PhD
13 29 (0.75%) ISEB
14 28 (0.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (3.83%) QA
2 56 (1.44%) SLA
3 47 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 25 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.33%) COBIT
7 12 (0.31%) IEC 61508
8 10 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.23%) JTAG
10 5 (0.13%) GxP
10 5 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 5 (0.13%) GAMP
10 5 (0.13%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.10%) GMP
11 4 (0.10%) TickIT
12 3 (0.077%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.077%) HL7
13 2 (0.051%) P3O
13 2 (0.051%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 139 (3.58%) Active Directory
2 91 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 37 (0.95%) Firmware
5 18 (0.46%) Terminal Services
6 17 (0.44%) vSphere
7 14 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 12 (0.31%) XenApp
9 10 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.15%) Xen
12 6 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.13%) RHEV
13 5 (0.13%) XenServer
13 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.39%) SCCM
3 10 (0.26%) Nagios
4 9 (0.23%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.21%) SCOrch
5 8 (0.21%) Cacti
5 8 (0.21%) Ganglia
5 8 (0.21%) SCOM
6 7 (0.18%) Puppet
7 5 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.10%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.077%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.051%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.051%) StatsD
10 2 (0.051%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1323 (34.05%) SAP
2 612 (15.75%) Microsoft
3 436 (11.22%) Oracle
4 126 (3.24%) VMware
5 113 (2.91%) IBM
6 93 (2.39%) JD Edwards
7 82 (2.11%) Cisco
8 70 (1.80%) Sage
9 61 (1.57%) Citrix
10 56 (1.44%) HP
11 53 (1.36%) EMC
12 50 (1.29%) Adobe
13 45 (1.16%) Business Objects
14 43 (1.11%) SolidWorks
15 36 (0.93%) Facebook
16 35 (0.90%) Epicor
17 34 (0.87%) Cognizant
18 29 (0.75%) Infor
19 28 (0.72%) Cognos
19 28 (0.72%) Sun
Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance, benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £68000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £65000.00 - £66000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 65000 OTE + Car
Posted: 7 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
UK
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: 38,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 9 hours ago