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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 167 172 172
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1964 1736 1944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.72% 1.64% 1.69%
As % of the General category 3.95% 3.64% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1317 1343
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £28,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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
49740 47730 51844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.64% 45.04% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 38523 37900 42842
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 £42,500
% 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 2 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 2 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 +6 1792 £47,500 +5.55% 530
London -2 421 £60,000 - 63
South East +16 394 £45,250 +0.55% 138
East of England -1 195 £42,500 -5.55% 41
West Midlands -23 165 £45,000 +12.50% 59
North West -18 163 £45,500 +21.33% 49
East Midlands +24 161 £42,500 -2.85% 36
Berkshire +26 106 £50,000 -4.76% 29
South West +15 105 £40,000 - 99
Hertfordshire +17 103 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Surrey +26 101 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Yorkshire -56 96 £40,000 -20.00% 29
City of London +28 89 £61,500 -5.38% 19
Manchester +8 80 £42,750 +14.00% 24
Watford +5 67 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -9 66 £45,000 - 13
Cambridge -1 59 £45,000 -18.18% 12
Birmingham -36 54 £47,500 -13.63% 17
Reading +26 52 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Derbyshire -2 45 £34,000 -20.00% 9
Oxfordshire +31 43 £45,000 -7.69% 14
Wales +34 42 £32,500 -40.90% 14
Buckinghamshire +14 42 £41,250 +14.58% 12
Coventry +8 40 £60,000 +100.00% 10
Scotland -4 38 £42,500 +11.84% 10
Hampshire -57 38 £42,000 -6.66% 46
Leicestershire +35 34 £45,000 +44.00% 7
Derby -6 32 £34,000 -2.85% 3
South Yorkshire -8 32 £41,250 -40.00% 14
West Yorkshire -50 31 £45,000 +20.00% 11

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 1308 (34.98%) Finance
2 1243 (33.24%) SAP
3 703 (18.80%) Degree
4 671 (17.95%) Project Management
5 647 (17.30%) ERP
6 595 (15.91%) Retail
7 589 (15.75%) Microsoft
8 586 (15.67%) SQL
9 500 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
10 490 (13.11%) Telecoms
11 481 (12.86%) Marketing
12 426 (11.39%) Electronics
13 408 (10.91%) Windows
14 406 (10.86%) Oracle
15 373 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
15 373 (9.98%) SQL Server
16 370 (9.90%) .NET
17 363 (9.71%) Programme Management
18 349 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
19 340 (9.09%) C#
20 339 (9.07%) Java
21 338 (9.04%) MS Excel
22 329 (8.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
23 327 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
24 309 (8.26%) Logistics
25 296 (7.92%) DTV
26 270 (7.22%) ITIL
27 264 (7.06%) PRINCE2
28 258 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
29 249 (6.66%) E-Commerce

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 120 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 86 (2.30%) WebSphere
2 86 (2.30%) IIS
3 82 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 74 (1.98%) MS Exchange
5 49 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 46 (1.23%) MQSeries
7 42 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
8 31 (0.83%) Lync
9 28 (0.75%) CMS
10 25 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (0.64%) WebLogic
12 21 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (0.48%) IBM Notes
13 18 (0.48%) NetWeaver
14 17 (0.45%) Apache
14 17 (0.45%) SAP Portal
15 16 (0.43%) SAS
16 13 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
16 13 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 338 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 224 (5.99%) MS Office
3 40 (1.07%) MS Project
4 29 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 25 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 24 (0.64%) AutoCAD
7 23 (0.62%) MS Visio
8 21 (0.56%) Photoshop
9 16 (0.43%) Simulink
10 14 (0.37%) FrameMaker
11 12 (0.32%) CorelDRAW
11 12 (0.32%) NASTRAN
12 9 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
13 7 (0.19%) InDesign
13 7 (0.19%) Acrobat
13 7 (0.19%) RoboHelp
14 6 (0.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 4 (0.11%) Windchill
15 4 (0.11%) CATIA
16 3 (0.080%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 329 (8.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 183 (4.89%) SAP CO
2 183 (4.89%) SAP FI
3 180 (4.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 161 (4.31%) Dynamics AX
5 124 (3.32%) SAP PP
6 117 (3.13%) SAP SD
7 92 (2.46%) Dynamics NAV
8 90 (2.41%) SAP MM
9 73 (1.95%) SAP WM
9 73 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
10 71 (1.90%) SAP SCM
11 57 (1.52%) SAP APO
12 54 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
13 47 (1.26%) SAP CRM
14 42 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
14 42 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
15 38 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
16 35 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
16 35 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 64 (1.71%) SaaS
2 22 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (0.59%) Office 365
3 20 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (0.40%) IaaS
6 14 (0.37%) PaaS
7 11 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.21%) Force.com
9 2 (0.053%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.053%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.053%) GitHub
10 1 (0.027%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.027%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (1.71%) HTTP
2 59 (1.58%) LAN
3 57 (1.52%) Firewall
4 54 (1.44%) DNS
5 53 (1.42%) WAN
6 52 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 52 (1.39%) Internet
7 49 (1.31%) FTP
8 48 (1.28%) Wireless
9 43 (1.15%) SAN
10 41 (1.10%) VPN
11 35 (0.94%) DHCP
12 26 (0.70%) Ethernet
13 21 (0.56%) VLAN
14 20 (0.53%) MPLS
15 18 (0.48%) Extranet
16 17 (0.45%) VoIP
17 16 (0.43%) SSL
18 15 (0.40%) Intranet
19 14 (0.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 122 (3.26%) MySQL
3 91 (2.43%) SAP BW
4 78 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
7 62 (1.66%) Relational Database
8 61 (1.63%) DB2
9 57 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
10 55 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 44 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 41 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 36 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (0.88%) Big Data
16 31 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
17 30 (0.80%) SAP BI
18 22 (0.59%) RDBMS
19 21 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
20 20 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 75 (2.01%) Visual Studio
2 68 (1.82%) JUnit
3 61 (1.63%) Subversion
4 49 (1.31%) Git (software)
5 39 (1.04%) Behat
6 38 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (0.88%) Selenium
8 27 (0.72%) PHPUnit
9 26 (0.70%) Maven
9 26 (0.70%) Eclipse
10 25 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
11 24 (0.64%) Cucumber
12 20 (0.53%) Jenkins
13 19 (0.51%) WebDriver
14 16 (0.43%) TestNG
14 16 (0.43%) LabVIEW
15 13 (0.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 13 (0.35%) Ant
15 13 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
15 13 (0.35%) Mockito
General
1 1308 (34.98%) Finance
2 595 (15.91%) Retail
3 490 (13.11%) Telecoms
4 481 (12.86%) Marketing
5 426 (11.39%) Electronics
6 181 (4.84%) Banking
7 118 (3.16%) Automotive
8 111 (2.97%) Aerospace
9 100 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 72 (1.93%) Advertising
11 69 (1.85%) Games
12 63 (1.68%) Billing
13 53 (1.42%) General Ledger
14 52 (1.39%) Legal
15 41 (1.10%) French Language
16 38 (1.02%) German Language
17 34 (0.91%) Military
18 30 (0.80%) Law
19 24 (0.64%) Back Office
20 22 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 804 (21.50%) Consultant
2 581 (15.54%) Analyst
3 505 (13.51%) Developer
4 383 (10.24%) SAP Consultant
5 296 (7.92%) Project Manager
6 289 (7.73%) Business Analyst
7 212 (5.67%) Architect
8 202 (5.40%) Senior Consultant
9 153 (4.09%) Software Engineer
10 131 (3.50%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 127 (3.40%) Support Analyst
12 111 (2.97%) SAP Analyst
13 106 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
14 97 (2.59%) .NET Developer
15 86 (2.30%) C# Developer
15 86 (2.30%) Support Engineer
16 80 (2.14%) Systems Analyst
16 80 (2.14%) SAP Manager
17 79 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
18 74 (1.98%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (9.90%) .NET
2 240 (6.42%) HTML
3 197 (5.27%) CSS
4 156 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 146 (3.90%) jQuery
6 129 (3.45%) XML
7 123 (3.29%) Web Services
8 119 (3.18%) J2EE
9 82 (2.19%) HTML5
10 63 (1.68%) Middleware
11 61 (1.63%) .NET Framework
12 58 (1.55%) WinForms
13 56 (1.50%) Spring
13 56 (1.50%) WCF
14 55 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 52 (1.39%) WPF
15 52 (1.39%) CSS3
16 49 (1.31%) JDBC
17 47 (1.26%) Hibernate
18 43 (1.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 349 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 296 (7.92%) DTV
3 241 (6.45%) FMCG
4 165 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 96 (2.57%) Mathematics
6 93 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 76 (2.03%) User Experience
8 61 (1.63%) Life Science
9 47 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
11 30 (0.80%) Mobile App
11 30 (0.80%) Open Source
11 30 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 28 (0.75%) PMI
12 28 (0.75%) Clustering
12 28 (0.75%) Social Media
13 27 (0.72%) Physics
14 25 (0.67%) Algorithms
15 20 (0.53%) SCADA
15 20 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 408 (10.91%) Windows
2 212 (5.67%) Linux
3 162 (4.33%) UNIX
4 94 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (2.38%) Solaris
6 59 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 56 (1.50%) AIX
8 53 (1.42%) Windows 7
9 49 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (1.23%) Android
11 39 (1.04%) Windows XP
12 38 (1.02%) Apple iOS
13 32 (0.86%) VMS
14 21 (0.56%) HPUX
14 21 (0.56%) Ubuntu
15 19 (0.51%) CentOS
15 19 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (0.43%) Windows Vista
17 14 (0.37%) Windows 8
18 9 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (17.95%) Project Management
2 647 (17.30%) ERP
3 500 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
4 373 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
5 363 (9.71%) Programme Management
6 327 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
7 309 (8.26%) Logistics
8 270 (7.22%) ITIL
9 264 (7.06%) PRINCE2
10 258 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 249 (6.66%) E-Commerce
12 217 (5.80%) CRM
13 211 (5.64%) Software Engineering
14 199 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
15 194 (5.19%) Business Analysis
16 185 (4.95%) Change Management
17 145 (3.88%) Mentoring
18 143 (3.82%) Scrum
19 127 (3.40%) OO
20 125 (3.34%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 586 (15.67%) SQL
2 340 (9.09%) C#
3 339 (9.07%) Java
4 235 (6.29%) JavaScript
5 232 (6.20%) C
6 202 (5.40%) C++
7 117 (3.13%) Python
8 108 (2.89%) PHP
9 91 (2.43%) ABAP
10 85 (2.27%) Bash Shell
11 77 (2.06%) VB.NET
12 73 (1.95%) T-SQL
13 70 (1.87%) Perl
14 60 (1.60%) VB
15 50 (1.34%) VBA
16 49 (1.31%) PL/SQL
17 35 (0.94%) MATLAB
18 22 (0.59%) Shell Script
18 22 (0.59%) Embedded C
19 21 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 703 (18.80%) Degree
2 129 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 103 (2.75%) PMI Certification
4 77 (2.06%) PMP
5 76 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (1.74%) SAP Certification
7 48 (1.28%) MBA
8 44 (1.18%) SC Cleared
9 41 (1.10%) ACCA
9 41 (1.10%) MCSE
10 36 (0.96%) MCP
11 35 (0.94%) ISEB
12 33 (0.88%) CIMA
13 32 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
14 30 (0.80%) CISSP
14 30 (0.80%) HND
15 29 (0.78%) PhD
15 29 (0.78%) CCA
16 27 (0.72%) HNC
16 27 (0.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (3.90%) QA
2 56 (1.50%) SLA
3 46 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 40 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.32%) COBIT
7 11 (0.29%) JTAG
8 10 (0.27%) IEC 61508
9 9 (0.24%) Data Quality
10 8 (0.21%) GAMP
11 6 (0.16%) ISO 9000
12 5 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 5 (0.13%) GMP
12 5 (0.13%) GxP
12 5 (0.13%) TickIT
13 4 (0.11%) HL7
14 3 (0.080%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.080%) DO-178B
15 2 (0.053%) P3O
System Software
1 133 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 81 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 36 (0.96%) Firmware
5 15 (0.40%) Terminal Services
6 14 (0.37%) XenApp
7 13 (0.35%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (0.27%) vSphere
9 9 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.13%) Xen
12 5 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.11%) UAG
13 4 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.080%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.080%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (0.37%) SCCM
2 13 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.29%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.21%) SCOM
5 7 (0.19%) Puppet
5 7 (0.19%) Nagios
5 7 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.19%) SCOrch
6 5 (0.13%) Cacti
6 5 (0.13%) Ganglia
7 4 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.053%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.053%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.053%) WSUS
8 2 (0.053%) StatsD
9 1 (0.027%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.027%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.027%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 1243 (33.24%) SAP
2 589 (15.75%) Microsoft
3 406 (10.86%) Oracle
4 113 (3.02%) VMware
5 108 (2.89%) IBM
6 87 (2.33%) JD Edwards
7 73 (1.95%) Cisco
8 64 (1.71%) Citrix
8 64 (1.71%) Sage
9 50 (1.34%) EMC
10 45 (1.20%) SolidWorks
11 44 (1.18%) Adobe
11 44 (1.18%) Business Objects
12 41 (1.10%) HP
13 38 (1.02%) Facebook
14 36 (0.96%) Epicor
15 32 (0.86%) Cognos
16 29 (0.78%) Cognizant
17 28 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
18 27 (0.72%) Infor
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