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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 22 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.23% 2.74% 1.61%
As % of the General category 12.50% 6.45% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £46,250 £25,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.00% -40.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
48 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 33.80% 42.47% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 15
Average salary £40,500 £38,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -23.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £90,000 £53,050
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
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in Walsall

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (63.64%) MS Office
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) HND
5 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
6 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Cash Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) PTC Creo
2 1 (9.09%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) MPLS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Software Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
3 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) Finite Element Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) HND
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) ANSYS
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel