The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 17 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.35% 2.99% -
As % of the General category 14.81% 8.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £30,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
Manufacturing
West Midlands

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

General Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 29.35% 37.31% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in Walsall

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Walsall

Manufacturing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Sonic ESB
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore