The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 79 72 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 141 142 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.83% 3.29% 2.93%
As % of the General category 8.67% 8.52% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 96 98 108
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Manufacturing
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1626 1667 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.59% 38.59% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1286 1270
Average salary £42,500 £42,887 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Manufacturing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Manufacturing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Manufacturing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Coventry +15 44 £60,000 +116.21% 6
Birmingham -21 27 £36,250 -9.37% 10
Warwickshire -13 19 £42,500 -0.70% 8
Staffordshire -2 10 £43,000 -14.00% 2
Solihull -3 3 £42,250 -6.11% 2
Shropshire -11 3 £35,000 - 2
Walsall -1 2 £25,000 -40.47% 1
Wednesbury - 2 £55,000 -
Worcestershire +2 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Dudley -2 1 £45,000 +23.28%
Herefordshire -9 1 £30,000 -18.64% 5
Wolverhampton -14 1 - - 1
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 119 (40.89%) SAP
2 82 (28.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (19.59%) Finance
4 50 (17.18%) Change Management
5 49 (16.84%) Project Management
6 44 (15.12%) Degree
7 41 (14.09%) ERP
8 37 (12.71%) SQL
9 36 (12.37%) Automotive
10 34 (11.68%) Microsoft
11 33 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (11.00%) Logistics
13 31 (10.65%) Oracle
14 28 (9.62%) SAP SCM
15 27 (9.28%) .NET
16 26 (8.93%) Retail
17 24 (8.25%) ITIL
18 23 (7.90%) Windows
19 21 (7.22%) SAP FI
20 20 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
20 20 (6.87%) MS Excel
20 20 (6.87%) Business Transformation
21 19 (6.53%) SAP CO
21 19 (6.53%) SAP FI/CO
22 18 (6.19%) SQL Server
22 18 (6.19%) C#
23 17 (5.84%) MS Office
24 16 (5.50%) Business Analysis
25 15 (5.15%) VMware
25 15 (5.15%) Programme Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.06%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.37%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.34%) Lync
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.84%) MS Office
3 4 (1.37%) MS Project
3 4 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Simulink
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (9.62%) SAP SCM
2 21 (7.22%) SAP FI
3 19 (6.53%) SAP CO
3 19 (6.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (4.81%) SAP MM
4 14 (4.81%) SAP HR
5 11 (3.78%) SAP SD
6 10 (3.44%) SAP WM
6 10 (3.44%) Oracle ERP
7 9 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (2.41%) SAP LE
10 6 (2.06%) SAP CRM
10 6 (2.06%) SAP FI-AP
10 6 (2.06%) SAP HCM
11 5 (1.72%) SAP PP
12 4 (1.37%) SAP APO
13 3 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 3 (1.03%) SAP QM
14 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.06%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.44%) LAN
1 10 (3.44%) WAN
2 9 (3.09%) Firewall
3 4 (1.37%) VoIP
4 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.69%) VPN
5 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.69%) FTP
5 2 (0.69%) Intranet
5 2 (0.69%) Internet
5 2 (0.69%) MPLS
5 2 (0.69%) Wireless
6 1 (0.34%) Network Security
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.34%) IPsec
6 1 (0.34%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.03%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.69%) Cognos Powerplay
7 2 (0.69%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (0.69%) DataStage
7 2 (0.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.34%) QlikView
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 57 (19.59%) Finance
2 36 (12.37%) Automotive
3 26 (8.93%) Retail
4 12 (4.12%) Electronics
5 10 (3.44%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.44%) Marketing
5 10 (3.44%) Banking
6 5 (1.72%) Games
7 4 (1.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (19.93%) Consultant
2 52 (17.87%) Architect
3 35 (12.03%) Solutions Architect
4 34 (11.68%) SAP Consultant
5 32 (11.00%) SAP Architect
6 30 (10.31%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 28 (9.62%) Developer
8 23 (7.90%) Analyst
9 17 (5.84%) Project Manager
10 14 (4.81%) Graduate
11 11 (3.78%) Lead Architect
12 10 (3.44%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.44%) Business Consultant
12 10 (3.44%) Business Transformation Consultant
12 10 (3.44%) Business Manager
13 9 (3.09%) Relationships Manager
13 9 (3.09%) IT Support
13 9 (3.09%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (3.09%) Support Engineer
13 9 (3.09%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.28%) .NET
2 11 (3.78%) HTML
3 8 (2.75%) EDI
3 8 (2.75%) .NET Framework
4 7 (2.41%) XML
4 7 (2.41%) CSS
5 6 (2.06%) Middleware
6 3 (1.03%) Ajax
6 3 (1.03%) HTML5
6 3 (1.03%) J2EE
6 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.69%) SOAP
7 2 (0.69%) Web Services
7 2 (0.69%) XHTML
7 2 (0.69%) RESTful
7 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.69%) WPF
7 2 (0.69%) Grails
8 1 (0.34%) jQuery
8 1 (0.34%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.47%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.47%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.75%) DTV
4 6 (2.06%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.72%) Physics
6 4 (1.37%) Clustering
6 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.37%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.69%) AS400
7 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.69%) Biotechnology
7 2 (0.69%) CCTV
7 2 (0.69%) SCADA
8 1 (0.34%) Social Network
8 1 (0.34%) Informatics
8 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.34%) Open Source
8 1 (0.34%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.90%) Windows
2 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (3.09%) Linux
3 6 (2.06%) UNIX
4 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.03%) Android
6 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (28.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 50 (17.18%) Change Management
3 49 (16.84%) Project Management
4 41 (14.09%) ERP
5 32 (11.00%) Logistics
6 24 (8.25%) ITIL
7 20 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (6.87%) Business Transformation
8 16 (5.50%) Business Analysis
9 15 (5.15%) Programme Management
10 14 (4.81%) Service Management
10 14 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (4.47%) SAP Implementation
11 13 (4.47%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (4.47%) Procure-to-pay
11 13 (4.47%) CAD
11 13 (4.47%) Service Delivery
12 12 (4.12%) Asset Management
13 11 (3.78%) Line Management
13 11 (3.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 37 (12.71%) SQL
2 18 (6.19%) C#
3 14 (4.81%) VB
4 13 (4.47%) C++
5 10 (3.44%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.09%) ABAP
7 8 (2.75%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.72%) C
8 5 (1.72%) Java
9 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.37%) VBA
10 3 (1.03%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.03%) Delphi
11 2 (0.69%) VC++
11 2 (0.69%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.69%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.69%) Groovy
12 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (15.12%) Degree
2 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.06%) CISSP
3 6 (2.06%) CISA
3 6 (2.06%) CISM
4 5 (1.72%) CRISC
4 5 (1.72%) PCI QSA
4 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.72%) HND
5 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.69%) PhD
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) CCIE
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.34%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.06%) PCI DSS
1 6 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.69%) GMP
3 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) COBIT
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 12 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.06%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.37%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 119 (40.89%) SAP
2 34 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 31 (10.65%) Oracle
4 15 (5.15%) VMware
5 7 (2.41%) Cisco
5 7 (2.41%) EMC
6 6 (2.06%) Cognos
7 5 (1.72%) Autodesk
7 5 (1.72%) IBM
8 4 (1.37%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.37%) Citrix
8 4 (1.37%) Lotus
8 4 (1.37%) Hitachi
8 4 (1.37%) Mentor Graphics
9 3 (1.03%) Infor
10 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.69%) MAPICS
10 2 (0.69%) Epicor
10 2 (0.69%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.69%) Mitel
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham
Technical Prospects
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Car
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hereford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + healthcare, pension, free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Herefordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
People Source
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12% to 15%
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Travel Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgnorth, Shropshire
(Hays : Hays UK : Coram Showers)
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Yodel
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwickshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago