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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 66 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 204 156 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.84% 3.21% 3.26%
As % of the General category 11.24% 8.18% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 133 131 133
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 £28,950 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1815 1908 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.12% 39.23% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1550 1258
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +3 69 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Birmingham +21 63 £37,500 -21.05% 12
Warwickshire +8 35 £43,750 +6.06% 5
Staffordshire -1 9 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Worcestershire -13 8 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Solihull -1 3 - -
Herefordshire +1 2 £35,000 -0.70%
Shropshire - 2 £30,250 - 1
Walsall +2 1 £25,000 -
Bilston - 1 £37,500 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 143 (41.81%) SAP
2 92 (26.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 86 (25.15%) Finance
4 76 (22.22%) Change Management
5 72 (21.05%) ITIL
6 58 (16.96%) ERP
7 57 (16.67%) Project Management
8 45 (13.16%) Microsoft
8 45 (13.16%) Degree
9 41 (11.99%) Automotive
10 38 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 37 (10.82%) Logistics
12 34 (9.94%) SAP SCM
13 33 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (8.77%) SQL
15 29 (8.48%) PRINCE2
15 29 (8.48%) SAP FI
16 28 (8.19%) Retail
17 27 (7.89%) Windows
17 27 (7.89%) SAP CO
17 27 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
18 25 (7.31%) Life Science
19 24 (7.02%) Marketing
20 23 (6.73%) Service Management
20 23 (6.73%) Service Delivery
21 22 (6.43%) Risk Management
21 22 (6.43%) ITIL Certification
21 22 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
22 21 (6.14%) User Acceptance Testing
22 21 (6.14%) Business Intelligence

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 16 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.58%) IIS
3 2 (0.58%) JBoss
3 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.68%) MS Office
3 7 (2.05%) MS Project
4 6 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Simulink
5 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 34 (9.94%) SAP SCM
2 29 (8.48%) SAP FI
3 27 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 27 (7.89%) SAP CO
4 18 (5.26%) SAP SD
5 17 (4.97%) SAP HR
6 15 (4.39%) SAP MM
7 14 (4.09%) Movex
8 11 (3.22%) SAP ERP
9 8 (2.34%) SAP LE
9 8 (2.34%) SAP HCM
9 8 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (2.05%) SAP Business One
10 7 (2.05%) Oracle ERP
10 7 (2.05%) SAP FI-AP
11 4 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (1.17%) assyst
12 3 (0.88%) Infor M3
12 3 (0.88%) Sage ERP X3
13 2 (0.58%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.34%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.63%) LAN
1 9 (2.63%) Firewall
2 8 (2.34%) WAN
3 4 (1.17%) Internet
4 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.58%) Network Security
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.29%) Wireless
5 1 (0.29%) IPsec
5 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.29%) VPN
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) MPLS
5 1 (0.29%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.58%) JasperReports
4 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (1.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.58%) LSMW
3 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 86 (25.15%) Finance
2 41 (11.99%) Automotive
3 28 (8.19%) Retail
4 24 (7.02%) Marketing
5 15 (4.39%) Publishing
6 12 (3.51%) Legal
7 10 (2.92%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.63%) Electronics
9 7 (2.05%) Law
10 6 (1.75%) Banking
11 5 (1.46%) Games
12 3 (0.88%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.29%) Billing
13 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 63 (18.42%) Consultant
2 57 (16.67%) Architect
3 47 (13.74%) Solutions Architect
4 37 (10.82%) SAP Architect
4 37 (10.82%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 32 (9.36%) SAP Consultant
6 26 (7.60%) Analyst
7 19 (5.56%) Developer
8 15 (4.39%) Project Manager
9 14 (4.09%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.80%) Support Engineer
10 13 (3.80%) SAP Manager
10 13 (3.80%) Business Manager
11 11 (3.22%) Graduate
11 11 (3.22%) Release Manager
11 11 (3.22%) Lead Architect
12 10 (2.92%) SAP Release Manager
13 9 (2.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.63%) SAP MM Consultant
13 9 (2.63%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.14%) .NET
2 13 (3.80%) HTML
3 9 (2.63%) SAP PI
4 7 (2.05%) HTML5
4 7 (2.05%) CSS
4 7 (2.05%) XML
5 6 (1.75%) Ajax
6 5 (1.46%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.17%) EDI
8 3 (0.88%) WPF
9 2 (0.58%) Velocity
9 2 (0.58%) SOAP
9 2 (0.58%) Middleware
9 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.29%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (0.29%) BAPI
10 1 (0.29%) WinForms
10 1 (0.29%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.29%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.31%) Life Science
3 14 (4.09%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.63%) PMI
6 8 (2.34%) DTV
7 5 (1.46%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.46%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.17%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.88%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.88%) User Experience
9 3 (0.88%) SCADA
9 3 (0.88%) Physics
10 2 (0.58%) Biotechnology
10 2 (0.58%) CCTV
10 2 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.58%) LIMS
10 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.89%) Windows
2 18 (5.26%) Linux
3 12 (3.51%) Ubuntu
4 9 (2.63%) AIX
4 9 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.17%) Android
7 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.58%) UNIX
8 2 (0.58%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.29%) HPUX
9 1 (0.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (26.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 76 (22.22%) Change Management
3 72 (21.05%) ITIL
4 58 (16.96%) ERP
5 57 (16.67%) Project Management
6 37 (10.82%) Logistics
7 29 (8.48%) PRINCE2
8 23 (6.73%) Service Management
8 23 (6.73%) Service Delivery
9 22 (6.43%) Risk Management
9 22 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (6.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 19 (5.56%) Asset Management
12 17 (4.97%) Validation
13 16 (4.68%) Programme Management
13 16 (4.68%) Procure-to-pay
14 15 (4.39%) Problem Management
15 14 (4.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.77%) SQL
2 17 (4.97%) C#
3 11 (3.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (3.22%) ABAP
4 10 (2.92%) VB
5 9 (2.63%) C++
6 7 (2.05%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.75%) Java
8 2 (0.58%) C
8 2 (0.58%) Delphi
8 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.58%) VB6
9 1 (0.29%) VBA
9 1 (0.29%) VC++
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.29%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.29%) VBScript
9 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (13.16%) Degree
2 22 (6.43%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.34%) PMP
4 8 (2.34%) CISSP
5 7 (2.05%) CISA
5 7 (2.05%) ISEB
6 6 (1.75%) CISM
7 5 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.46%) HND
7 5 (1.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 5 (1.46%) PCI QSA
7 5 (1.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (1.46%) CRISC
7 5 (1.46%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.58%) PhD
8 2 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.22%) SLA
2 8 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.58%) GMP
5 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.58%) COBIT
5 2 (0.58%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
1 3 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.58%) WSUS
3 1 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 143 (41.81%) SAP
2 45 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.39%) VMware
4 12 (3.51%) IBM
4 12 (3.51%) Oracle
5 5 (1.46%) Cisco
5 5 (1.46%) Epicor
5 5 (1.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.46%) Sage
5 5 (1.46%) Autodesk
6 4 (1.17%) Citrix
6 4 (1.17%) Remedy
7 3 (0.88%) EMC
7 3 (0.88%) Mentor Graphics
7 3 (0.88%) Infor
8 2 (0.58%) SEEBURGER
8 2 (0.58%) Mitel
8 2 (0.58%) Google
8 2 (0.58%) Wonderware
8 2 (0.58%) HP
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