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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 156 182 166
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2052 1728 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.80% 1.60% 1.76%
As % of the General category 4.14% 3.59% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1297 1396
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,625
% change year-on-year
- -1.36%

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
49506 48169 51940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.42% 44.52% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38719 38433 42828
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 20 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 20 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
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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 +21 1874 £47,500 +1.06% 519
London +37 472 £60,000 -2.04% 65
South East +5 381 £47,500 +5.55% 109
East of England +11 204 £45,000 - 40
North West +17 183 £42,500 +13.33% 47
East Midlands +34 163 £42,500 - 31
West Midlands -24 153 £45,000 +5.88% 62
South West +31 134 £40,000 - 88
Berkshire +25 106 £53,000 -1.39% 26
City of London +33 104 £57,500 -14.81% 22
Yorkshire -38 102 £41,250 -17.50% 51
Manchester +13 97 £39,750 +6.00% 18
Surrey +37 94 £57,500 +15.00% 20
Hertfordshire +19 92 £42,500 - 15
Watford +2 65 £50,000 +33.33% 8
Cambridgeshire -17 60 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Reading +19 54 £55,000 +2.32% 9
Cambridge 0 53 £40,000 -27.27% 12
Derbyshire +7 48 £33,250 -21.76% 2
Birmingham -30 47 £45,000 -18.18% 16
Leicestershire +43 42 £45,000 +45.16% 6
Hampshire -43 42 £42,000 -6.66% 30
Wales +20 39 £32,500 -18.75% 19
Oxfordshire +33 38 £45,000 -7.69% 11
South Yorkshire -13 38 £42,500 -37.03% 17
Derby +6 37 £34,000 -15.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 37 £41,250 +14.58% 11
Essex +14 34 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Coventry +9 34 £57,500 +91.66% 8
Scotland -1 33 £42,500 +18.05% 4

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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 1350 (35.44%) Finance
2 1288 (33.81%) SAP
3 690 (18.11%) Degree
4 685 (17.98%) Project Management
5 672 (17.64%) ERP
6 619 (16.25%) Retail
7 603 (15.83%) Microsoft
8 578 (15.17%) SQL
9 507 (13.31%) Business Intelligence
10 487 (12.79%) Marketing
11 482 (12.65%) Telecoms
12 424 (11.13%) Electronics
13 412 (10.82%) Windows
14 409 (10.74%) Oracle
15 392 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
16 370 (9.71%) SQL Server
17 363 (9.53%) Programme Management
18 353 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
19 344 (9.03%) MS Excel
20 340 (8.93%) .NET
21 337 (8.85%) Logistics
22 331 (8.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
23 323 (8.48%) Java
24 322 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
25 313 (8.22%) C#
26 291 (7.64%) DTV
27 270 (7.09%) PRINCE2
28 269 (7.06%) ITIL
29 264 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
30 263 (6.90%) FMCG

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 88 (2.31%) IIS
3 87 (2.28%) WebSphere
4 78 (2.05%) MS Exchange
5 77 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 45 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 43 (1.13%) MQSeries
8 38 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 30 (0.79%) Lync
9 30 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 26 (0.68%) CMS
11 23 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 22 (0.58%) IBM Notes
12 22 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
13 19 (0.50%) SAP Portal
13 19 (0.50%) NetWeaver
14 16 (0.42%) Apache
15 15 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
16 12 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 344 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 220 (5.78%) MS Office
3 50 (1.31%) MS Project
4 30 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 26 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 26 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 22 (0.58%) AutoCAD
7 21 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.37%) FrameMaker
9 13 (0.34%) NASTRAN
10 11 (0.29%) Simulink
11 9 (0.24%) CorelDRAW
12 8 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.16%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 4 (0.11%) InDesign
15 4 (0.11%) RoboHelp
15 4 (0.11%) Fireworks
16 2 (0.053%) FreeHand
16 2 (0.053%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 331 (8.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 205 (5.38%) SAP CO
3 203 (5.33%) SAP FI
4 202 (5.30%) SAP FI/CO
5 163 (4.28%) Dynamics AX
6 124 (3.26%) SAP PP
7 117 (3.07%) SAP SD
8 109 (2.86%) SAP MM
9 93 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
10 86 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
11 83 (2.18%) SAP WM
12 78 (2.05%) SAP SCM
13 60 (1.58%) Oracle Applications
14 54 (1.42%) SAP APO
15 50 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
16 47 (1.23%) SAP CRM
16 47 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
17 45 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
18 42 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
19 38 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 69 (1.81%) SaaS
2 20 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (0.45%) Office 365
4 16 (0.42%) PaaS
4 16 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.34%) IaaS
6 9 (0.24%) Force.com
6 9 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.053%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.053%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.053%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.053%) GitHub
8 1 (0.026%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 61 (1.60%) LAN
1 61 (1.60%) HTTP
1 61 (1.60%) Firewall
2 59 (1.55%) DNS
3 57 (1.50%) WAN
4 51 (1.34%) TCP/IP
5 47 (1.23%) SAN
5 47 (1.23%) Internet
6 46 (1.21%) Wireless
7 44 (1.16%) VPN
8 43 (1.13%) FTP
9 32 (0.84%) DHCP
10 26 (0.68%) Ethernet
11 20 (0.53%) VoIP
11 20 (0.53%) VLAN
11 20 (0.53%) MPLS
12 19 (0.50%) Network Security
13 17 (0.45%) Extranet
14 16 (0.42%) SSL
15 15 (0.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 118 (3.10%) MySQL
3 103 (2.70%) SAP BW
4 70 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
5 68 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
7 59 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 55 (1.44%) DB2
9 53 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
10 49 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 49 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 38 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 34 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 33 (0.87%) Big Data
14 33 (0.87%) SAP BI
15 31 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
16 26 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 23 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
18 22 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 67 (1.76%) Visual Studio
2 64 (1.68%) JUnit
3 54 (1.42%) Subversion
4 42 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 38 (1.00%) Behat
6 34 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (0.81%) Selenium
8 28 (0.74%) PHPUnit
9 27 (0.71%) Eclipse
10 26 (0.68%) Maven
11 23 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
12 21 (0.55%) Cucumber
13 19 (0.50%) Jenkins
14 18 (0.47%) WebDriver
14 18 (0.47%) LabVIEW
15 15 (0.39%) Ant
15 15 (0.39%) TestNG
16 13 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
16 13 (0.34%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
17 11 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 1350 (35.44%) Finance
2 619 (16.25%) Retail
3 487 (12.79%) Marketing
4 482 (12.65%) Telecoms
5 424 (11.13%) Electronics
6 205 (5.38%) Banking
7 127 (3.33%) Automotive
8 108 (2.84%) Aerospace
9 97 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 79 (2.07%) Advertising
11 71 (1.86%) Games
12 63 (1.65%) Billing
13 61 (1.60%) General Ledger
14 54 (1.42%) Legal
15 33 (0.87%) Law
15 33 (0.87%) French Language
16 31 (0.81%) German Language
16 31 (0.81%) Military
17 21 (0.55%) Back Office
18 17 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 830 (21.79%) Consultant
2 590 (15.49%) Analyst
3 479 (12.58%) Developer
4 404 (10.61%) SAP Consultant
5 313 (8.22%) Project Manager
6 293 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 227 (5.96%) Architect
8 212 (5.57%) Senior Consultant
9 144 (3.78%) Software Engineer
10 134 (3.52%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 122 (3.20%) Support Analyst
12 110 (2.89%) SAP Analyst
13 109 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
14 90 (2.36%) .NET Developer
15 88 (2.31%) SAP Manager
16 84 (2.21%) Support Engineer
16 84 (2.21%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
17 79 (2.07%) C# Developer
17 79 (2.07%) Systems Analyst
18 69 (1.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (8.93%) .NET
2 237 (6.22%) HTML
3 195 (5.12%) CSS
4 147 (3.86%) ASP.NET
5 139 (3.65%) jQuery
6 128 (3.36%) XML
7 121 (3.18%) J2EE
8 120 (3.15%) Web Services
9 77 (2.02%) HTML5
10 64 (1.68%) Middleware
11 61 (1.60%) .NET Framework
12 56 (1.47%) WCF
13 55 (1.44%) Spring
14 50 (1.31%) WinForms
15 49 (1.29%) Hibernate
16 48 (1.26%) JDBC
16 48 (1.26%) WPF
16 48 (1.26%) CSS3
17 47 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 47 (1.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 353 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 291 (7.64%) DTV
3 263 (6.90%) FMCG
4 168 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 97 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 95 (2.49%) Mathematics
7 82 (2.15%) User Experience
8 60 (1.58%) Life Science
9 48 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 39 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
11 34 (0.89%) Clustering
12 31 (0.81%) PMI
13 30 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 29 (0.76%) Mobile App
14 29 (0.76%) Open Source
15 26 (0.68%) Social Media
15 26 (0.68%) Physics
16 22 (0.58%) Client/Server
16 22 (0.58%) Algorithms
17 19 (0.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 412 (10.82%) Windows
2 216 (5.67%) Linux
3 153 (4.02%) UNIX
4 98 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (2.28%) Solaris
6 60 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 56 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (1.39%) Windows 7
9 52 (1.37%) AIX
10 41 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 40 (1.05%) Android
12 34 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 34 (0.89%) VMS
13 24 (0.63%) Ubuntu
14 22 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (0.58%) HPUX
15 19 (0.50%) CentOS
16 16 (0.42%) Windows Vista
17 15 (0.39%) Windows 8
18 10 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (17.98%) Project Management
2 672 (17.64%) ERP
3 507 (13.31%) Business Intelligence
4 392 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
5 363 (9.53%) Programme Management
6 337 (8.85%) Logistics
7 322 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
8 270 (7.09%) PRINCE2
9 269 (7.06%) ITIL
10 264 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 251 (6.59%) E-Commerce
12 215 (5.64%) CRM
13 201 (5.28%) Business Analysis
14 199 (5.22%) Software Engineering
15 196 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
16 173 (4.54%) Change Management
17 146 (3.83%) Mentoring
18 139 (3.65%) Scrum
19 133 (3.49%) SAP Implementation
20 123 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 578 (15.17%) SQL
2 323 (8.48%) Java
3 313 (8.22%) C#
4 239 (6.27%) JavaScript
5 212 (5.57%) C
6 190 (4.99%) C++
7 113 (2.97%) PHP
7 113 (2.97%) Python
8 99 (2.60%) ABAP
9 86 (2.26%) Bash Shell
10 70 (1.84%) T-SQL
10 70 (1.84%) Perl
11 68 (1.79%) VB.NET
12 54 (1.42%) VB
13 51 (1.34%) PL/SQL
14 47 (1.23%) VBA
15 29 (0.76%) MATLAB
16 26 (0.68%) PowerShell
17 23 (0.60%) Embedded C
18 21 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 690 (18.11%) Degree
2 144 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 107 (2.81%) PMI Certification
4 79 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 78 (2.05%) PMP
6 67 (1.76%) SAP Certification
7 47 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 44 (1.16%) MBA
9 42 (1.10%) ACCA
10 37 (0.97%) MCSE
11 36 (0.95%) CISSP
12 34 (0.89%) MCP
13 33 (0.87%) CIMA
14 32 (0.84%) ISEB
14 32 (0.84%) CCA
15 31 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 31 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
16 29 (0.76%) PhD
17 27 (0.71%) HND
17 27 (0.71%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (3.96%) QA
2 52 (1.37%) SLA
3 46 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.32%) COBIT
6 12 (0.32%) IEC 61508
7 10 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.24%) JTAG
9 6 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 5 (0.13%) GAMP
10 5 (0.13%) GMP
10 5 (0.13%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.13%) GxP
11 4 (0.11%) HL7
11 4 (0.11%) TickIT
12 3 (0.079%) DO-178B
13 2 (0.053%) P3O
13 2 (0.053%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 131 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 90 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 36 (0.95%) Firmware
5 18 (0.47%) Terminal Services
6 16 (0.42%) vSphere
7 14 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.37%) XenApp
8 9 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.13%) RHEV
11 5 (0.13%) Xen
11 5 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.11%) XenServer
12 4 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.34%) SCCM
3 9 (0.24%) SCOM
3 9 (0.24%) Data Guard
3 9 (0.24%) Nagios
3 9 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.18%) Puppet
4 7 (0.18%) SCOrch
4 7 (0.18%) Cacti
4 7 (0.18%) Ganglia
5 5 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.11%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.053%) WSUS
7 2 (0.053%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.053%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.053%) StatsD
7 2 (0.053%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1288 (33.81%) SAP
2 603 (15.83%) Microsoft
3 409 (10.74%) Oracle
4 123 (3.23%) VMware
5 112 (2.94%) IBM
6 87 (2.28%) JD Edwards
7 76 (2.00%) Cisco
8 66 (1.73%) Sage
9 62 (1.63%) Citrix
10 52 (1.37%) EMC
10 52 (1.37%) HP
11 49 (1.29%) Adobe
12 43 (1.13%) Business Objects
13 42 (1.10%) SolidWorks
14 37 (0.97%) Facebook
15 35 (0.92%) Cognizant
15 35 (0.92%) Epicor
16 30 (0.79%) Cognos
17 27 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
17 27 (0.71%) Infor
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