The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 29 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 7 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.52% 8.22% 8.70%
As % of the General category 17.95% 29.27% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 6
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Manufacturing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

General Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.16% 28.08% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 30
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,100 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Wakefield region.

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Wakefield

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Firmware
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) QA
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) MS Project
2 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 3 (27.27%) EPoS
4 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Apple
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Project
2 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Firebird
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Engineering Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Software Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (27.27%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) EMC
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec