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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 25 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 0.79% - 2.17%
As % of the General category 2.94% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
34 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 26.77% 40.85% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 22
Average salary £37,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £32,250 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Cash Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Life Science
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cash Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) VMware