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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 179 162 167
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1846 1820 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.67% 1.65%
As % of the General category 3.65% 3.72% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1393 1420
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -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
50544 48874 53301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.79% 44.79% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38897 38549 44639
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 £80,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -4 1686 £45,000 - 488
London +4 371 £60,000 +4.34% 83
South East +19 368 £45,000 - 93
East of England +3 227 £41,000 +2.50% 36
West Midlands -12 176 £45,000 +12.50% 49
East Midlands +7 150 £40,000 -5.88% 54
North West -32 125 £42,500 +6.25% 53
Hertfordshire +7 114 £42,500 +13.33% 17
Surrey +37 95 £46,000 -20.00% 9
South West -16 91 £42,500 - 73
Yorkshire -61 89 £30,000 -31.81% 30
City of London +20 85 £60,000 +2.12% 31
Cambridgeshire -17 72 £45,000 - 14
Berkshire -9 71 £47,500 +5.55% 16
Watford -1 70 £52,500 +40.00% 5
Cambridge -6 67 £45,000 - 10
Scotland +7 56 £41,000 -13.68% 15
Birmingham -26 53 £47,500 -6.86% 19
Manchester -27 50 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Derbyshire -3 41 £34,000 -15.00% 25
Wales +31 40 £35,000 +45.83% 28
Buckinghamshire +5 39 £41,500 -25.89% 12
Hampshire -63 37 £41,000 -8.88% 19
Oxfordshire +31 36 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Coventry +6 35 £57,500 +53.33% 7
Middlesex +31 33 £61,500 +113.91%
South Yorkshire +5 32 £24,875 -57.65% 10
Glasgow +7 31 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Somerset -11 31 £42,500 - 19
Nottinghamshire -6 29 £35,000 -26.31% 15

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1249 (33.72%) Finance
2 1169 (31.56%) SAP
3 713 (19.25%) Degree
4 662 (17.87%) Project Management
5 609 (16.44%) ERP
6 593 (16.01%) Microsoft
7 592 (15.98%) SQL
8 540 (14.58%) Retail
9 537 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
10 520 (14.04%) Telecoms
11 475 (12.82%) Marketing
12 455 (12.28%) Electronics
13 411 (11.10%) .NET
14 404 (10.91%) Windows
15 401 (10.83%) SQL Server
16 390 (10.53%) Oracle
17 365 (9.85%) Programme Management
18 361 (9.75%) C#
19 353 (9.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
20 350 (9.45%) Java
21 340 (9.18%) MS Excel
22 338 (9.13%) Digital Marketing
23 315 (8.50%) Logistics
24 309 (8.34%) DTV
25 258 (6.97%) PRINCE2
26 257 (6.94%) C
27 247 (6.67%) ITIL
28 244 (6.59%) HTML
29 237 (6.40%) JavaScript
30 234 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 122 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 85 (2.29%) IIS
3 75 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 73 (1.97%) MS Exchange
5 67 (1.81%) WebSphere
6 45 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
7 41 (1.11%) MQSeries
8 38 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
9 30 (0.81%) Lync
10 29 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 26 (0.70%) CMS
12 24 (0.65%) SAS
12 24 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (0.57%) Apache
15 16 (0.43%) SAP Portal
16 15 (0.40%) IBM Notes
16 15 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
17 14 (0.38%) Node.js
18 13 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 340 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 191 (5.16%) MS Office
3 33 (0.89%) MS Project
4 31 (0.84%) AutoCAD
5 30 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.67%) Photoshop
7 24 (0.65%) MS Visio
8 23 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
9 20 (0.54%) Simulink
10 19 (0.51%) InDesign
11 14 (0.38%) FrameMaker
11 14 (0.38%) CorelDRAW
12 13 (0.35%) Acrobat
13 12 (0.32%) RoboHelp
13 12 (0.32%) NASTRAN
14 10 (0.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 9 (0.24%) FastStats
16 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
16 8 (0.22%) PageMaker
16 8 (0.22%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 353 (9.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 147 (3.97%) SAP FI
3 145 (3.91%) Dynamics AX
4 141 (3.81%) SAP CO
5 138 (3.73%) SAP FI/CO
6 123 (3.32%) SAP SD
7 115 (3.10%) SAP PP
8 97 (2.62%) SAP MM
8 97 (2.62%) Dynamics NAV
9 73 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
10 68 (1.84%) SAP SCM
11 65 (1.75%) SAP WM
12 62 (1.67%) SAP APO
13 49 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
14 48 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
15 41 (1.11%) SAP CRM
16 39 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
17 37 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
18 35 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
19 33 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 79 (2.13%) SaaS
2 22 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.57%) Office 365
4 15 (0.40%) IaaS
4 15 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.32%) PaaS
7 6 (0.16%) Force.com
8 4 (0.11%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.054%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.054%) StrongView
9 2 (0.054%) GitHub
9 2 (0.054%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.027%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.08%) LAN
2 72 (1.94%) WAN
3 66 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 59 (1.59%) HTTP
4 59 (1.59%) SAN
5 57 (1.54%) DNS
6 56 (1.51%) Firewall
7 50 (1.35%) Internet
7 50 (1.35%) VPN
8 49 (1.32%) FTP
9 41 (1.11%) Wireless
10 40 (1.08%) DHCP
11 25 (0.67%) Ethernet
11 25 (0.67%) VLAN
12 23 (0.62%) MPLS
12 23 (0.62%) VoIP
13 19 (0.51%) Network Security
14 17 (0.46%) Extranet
15 15 (0.40%) OSPF
15 15 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 125 (3.37%) MySQL
3 99 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 78 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 72 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
6 71 (1.92%) SAP BW
7 66 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
8 60 (1.62%) Relational Database
9 59 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
10 56 (1.51%) DB2
11 54 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 44 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 40 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
14 39 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
15 37 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 33 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
16 33 (0.89%) Big Data
17 30 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
17 30 (0.81%) SAP BI
18 26 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 78 (2.11%) JUnit
2 75 (2.02%) Subversion
3 73 (1.97%) Visual Studio
4 57 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 43 (1.16%) Behat
6 42 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 36 (0.97%) Selenium
8 28 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
9 27 (0.73%) Eclipse
9 27 (0.73%) Cucumber
10 26 (0.70%) PHPUnit
10 26 (0.70%) Jenkins
11 23 (0.62%) Maven
12 21 (0.57%) JIRA
13 20 (0.54%) WebDriver
14 19 (0.51%) TestNG
15 18 (0.49%) Mercurial
15 18 (0.49%) Mockito
16 16 (0.43%) NUnit
17 14 (0.38%) LabVIEW
General
1 1249 (33.72%) Finance
2 540 (14.58%) Retail
3 520 (14.04%) Telecoms
4 475 (12.82%) Marketing
5 455 (12.28%) Electronics
6 135 (3.64%) Banking
7 131 (3.54%) Automotive
8 128 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 102 (2.75%) Aerospace
10 67 (1.81%) Advertising
11 60 (1.62%) Games
12 57 (1.54%) French Language
12 57 (1.54%) Legal
13 53 (1.43%) Billing
14 52 (1.40%) General Ledger
14 52 (1.40%) German Language
15 36 (0.97%) Publishing
16 34 (0.92%) Military
17 31 (0.84%) Law
18 19 (0.51%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 761 (20.55%) Consultant
2 562 (15.17%) Developer
3 526 (14.20%) Analyst
4 373 (10.07%) SAP Consultant
5 291 (7.86%) Project Manager
6 252 (6.80%) Business Analyst
7 198 (5.35%) Architect
8 192 (5.18%) Senior Consultant
9 145 (3.91%) Software Engineer
9 145 (3.91%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 117 (3.16%) Support Analyst
11 106 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
12 95 (2.56%) Software Developer
13 93 (2.51%) .NET Developer
14 92 (2.48%) C# Developer
15 85 (2.29%) Support Engineer
16 84 (2.27%) SAP Analyst
17 77 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
18 76 (2.05%) Graduate
19 75 (2.02%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (11.10%) .NET
2 244 (6.59%) HTML
3 195 (5.26%) CSS
4 172 (4.64%) ASP.NET
5 142 (3.83%) jQuery
6 132 (3.56%) Web Services
7 112 (3.02%) XML
7 112 (3.02%) J2EE
8 97 (2.62%) HTML5
9 76 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 62 (1.67%) .NET Framework
11 60 (1.62%) WinForms
12 58 (1.57%) Middleware
12 58 (1.57%) CSS3
13 53 (1.43%) Spring
14 52 (1.40%) WCF
15 51 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 49 (1.32%) LESS
16 49 (1.32%) WPF
17 48 (1.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 309 (8.34%) DTV
2 232 (6.26%) FMCG
3 171 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 103 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 90 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 70 (1.89%) Life Science
7 45 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 40 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
9 34 (0.92%) Physics
9 34 (0.92%) SCADA
10 32 (0.86%) Firmware
10 32 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 31 (0.84%) Clustering
12 30 (0.81%) PMI
12 30 (0.81%) Open Source
12 30 (0.81%) Visualisation
12 30 (0.81%) Social Media
13 26 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 20 (0.54%) Graphic Design
14 20 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 404 (10.91%) Windows
2 209 (5.64%) Linux
3 169 (4.56%) UNIX
4 101 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (2.21%) Solaris
6 68 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 59 (1.59%) Android
8 58 (1.57%) Windows 7
9 55 (1.48%) AIX
10 48 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (0.94%) Windows XP
12 34 (0.92%) Apple iOS
13 26 (0.70%) VMS
14 21 (0.57%) Ubuntu
15 19 (0.51%) CentOS
15 19 (0.51%) HPUX
16 16 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (0.43%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.35%) Windows Vista
18 10 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (17.87%) Project Management
2 609 (16.44%) ERP
3 537 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
4 365 (9.85%) Programme Management
5 338 (9.13%) Digital Marketing
6 315 (8.50%) Logistics
7 258 (6.97%) PRINCE2
8 247 (6.67%) ITIL
9 234 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 228 (6.16%) CRM
11 208 (5.62%) E-Commerce
12 203 (5.48%) Software Engineering
13 194 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 184 (4.97%) Change Management
15 168 (4.54%) Business Analysis
16 159 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
17 156 (4.21%) Scrum
18 149 (4.02%) MVC
19 147 (3.97%) OO
20 127 (3.43%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 592 (15.98%) SQL
2 361 (9.75%) C#
3 350 (9.45%) Java
4 257 (6.94%) C
5 237 (6.40%) JavaScript
6 219 (5.91%) C++
7 123 (3.32%) Python
8 111 (3.00%) PHP
9 91 (2.46%) VB.NET
10 78 (2.11%) ABAP
11 76 (2.05%) Bash Shell
12 74 (2.00%) T-SQL
13 72 (1.94%) Perl
14 66 (1.78%) VB
15 56 (1.51%) VBA
16 55 (1.48%) PL/SQL
17 40 (1.08%) MATLAB
18 28 (0.76%) Shell Script
18 28 (0.76%) ActionScript
18 28 (0.76%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 713 (19.25%) Degree
2 120 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 100 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 90 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 73 (1.97%) PMP
6 62 (1.67%) SAP Certification
7 55 (1.48%) ACCA
8 54 (1.46%) MBA
9 51 (1.38%) MCSE
10 49 (1.32%) SC Cleared
11 44 (1.19%) CIMA
12 40 (1.08%) MCP
13 38 (1.03%) ISEB
14 35 (0.94%) PhD
15 33 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
16 32 (0.86%) HNC
17 29 (0.78%) HND
17 29 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
18 28 (0.76%) CCNA
19 25 (0.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (3.78%) QA
2 53 (1.43%) SLA
3 49 (1.32%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.49%) JTAG
5 16 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.32%) COBIT
7 10 (0.27%) TickIT
7 10 (0.27%) ISO 9000
8 9 (0.24%) IEC 61508
9 8 (0.22%) GAMP
10 7 (0.19%) GMP
11 6 (0.16%) HL7
11 6 (0.16%) Data Quality
12 5 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 5 (0.13%) GxP
12 5 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.11%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.054%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.054%) P3O
System Software
1 136 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 84 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 18 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (0.35%) XenApp
7 12 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.30%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.24%) vSphere
10 7 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.19%) Xen
11 6 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.13%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.11%) UAG
14 3 (0.081%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.081%) XenServer
14 3 (0.081%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.054%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (0.43%) Data Guard
2 14 (0.38%) SCCM
3 13 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.30%) Puppet
5 10 (0.27%) SCOM
5 10 (0.27%) Nagios
6 8 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.19%) SCOrch
7 7 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.11%) Cacti
8 4 (0.11%) Ganglia
9 3 (0.081%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.054%) WSUS
10 2 (0.054%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.054%) StatsD
10 2 (0.054%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.027%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1169 (31.56%) SAP
2 593 (16.01%) Microsoft
3 390 (10.53%) Oracle
4 113 (3.05%) VMware
5 98 (2.65%) IBM
6 91 (2.46%) Cisco
7 67 (1.81%) JD Edwards
8 66 (1.78%) Citrix
9 65 (1.75%) Sage
10 57 (1.54%) SolidWorks
11 52 (1.40%) Adobe
12 49 (1.32%) EMC
13 48 (1.30%) HP
13 48 (1.30%) Business Objects
14 40 (1.08%) Cognos
14 40 (1.08%) Facebook
15 38 (1.03%) CA
16 35 (0.94%) Epicor
17 31 (0.84%) Zend
18 27 (0.73%) Red Hat
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