The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 73 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 190 222 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.54% 4.00% 4.48%
As % of the General category 9.17% 10.02% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 149 194 155
Average salary £40,750 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.38% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2072 2215 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.58% 39.87% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1661 1750 1499
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Manufacturing
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Birmingham -32 50 £50,000 -1.96% 16
Coventry +22 42 £47,500 +26.66% 6
Warwickshire -2 20 £60,000 +65.51% 9
Worcestershire -5 13 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Staffordshire -18 8 £27,000 -10.00% 10
Shropshire 0 6 £35,000 -4.10%
Walsall - 4 £30,750 - 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £27,500 -
Solihull -8 1 - - 1
Tipton - 1 £36,000 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 105 (30.17%) SAP
2 88 (25.29%) ERP
3 69 (19.83%) Microsoft
4 65 (18.68%) Finance
5 58 (16.67%) .NET
6 55 (15.80%) Project Management
7 53 (15.23%) SQL
8 52 (14.94%) Degree
9 45 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (12.36%) SQL Server
11 42 (12.07%) Automotive
12 41 (11.78%) CRM
13 37 (10.63%) C#
14 35 (10.06%) MS Excel
14 35 (10.06%) Retail
15 33 (9.48%) Oracle
16 30 (8.62%) SAP CRM
17 29 (8.33%) Windows
18 27 (7.76%) ITIL
18 27 (7.76%) VBA
19 26 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
20 25 (7.18%) ASP.NET
20 25 (7.18%) HTML
21 24 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
21 24 (6.90%) Telecoms
22 23 (6.61%) Logistics
23 22 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
23 22 (6.32%) Web Services
24 21 (6.03%) PRINCE2
24 21 (6.03%) VB.NET

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 20 (5.75%) IIS
2 13 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.44%) OpenEdge
4 4 (1.15%) WordPress
5 3 (0.86%) CMS
6 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.29%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.29%) Sonic ESB
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.29%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.16%) MS Office
3 9 (2.59%) Simulink
4 5 (1.44%) MS Project
5 3 (0.86%) CATIA
5 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.29%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (0.29%) Windchill
6 1 (0.29%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (8.62%) SAP CRM
2 18 (5.17%) SAP PP
3 12 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (3.16%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (2.87%) Cognos TM1
6 9 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (2.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 8 (2.30%) SAP MM
8 7 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (1.72%) SAP CO
9 6 (1.72%) SAP FI
9 6 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (1.72%) SAP WM
9 6 (1.72%) SAP APO
10 4 (1.15%) SAP SD
11 3 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.86%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.86%) SAP QM
12 2 (0.57%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.87%) FTP
2 5 (1.44%) WAN
3 4 (1.15%) LAN
3 4 (1.15%) Intranet
4 3 (0.86%) Internet
4 3 (0.86%) Firewall
5 2 (0.57%) Network Security
5 2 (0.57%) VoIP
5 2 (0.57%) DHCP
5 2 (0.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.57%) VPN
5 2 (0.57%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) NAS
6 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
3 17 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.87%) Cognos Powerplay
7 10 (2.87%) Cognos Impromptu
7 10 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.87%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 9 (2.59%) DataStage
8 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.86%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.57%) Big Data
10 2 (0.57%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.57%) QlikView
10 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.29%) MySQL
11 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.16%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.15%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.15%) Subversion
3 4 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.29%) NUnit
5 1 (0.29%) LSMW
General
1 65 (18.68%) Finance
2 42 (12.07%) Automotive
3 35 (10.06%) Retail
4 24 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 19 (5.46%) Electronics
6 16 (4.60%) Marketing
7 11 (3.16%) German Language
8 7 (2.01%) Publishing
9 6 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.15%) Games
10 4 (1.15%) Japanese Language
11 3 (0.86%) Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Legal
12 2 (0.57%) Advertising
13 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (18.39%) Developer
2 53 (15.23%) Analyst
3 47 (13.51%) Consultant
4 29 (8.33%) Architect
5 27 (7.76%) Project Manager
6 25 (7.18%) SAP Consultant
7 23 (6.61%) .NET Developer
8 22 (6.32%) Software Developer
9 19 (5.46%) C# Developer
9 19 (5.46%) CRM Architect
9 19 (5.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (5.17%) Business Analyst
11 17 (4.89%) Design Engineer
11 17 (4.89%) .NET Software Developer
11 17 (4.89%) C# Software Developer
12 15 (4.31%) VB.NET Developer
13 14 (4.02%) Business Manager
13 14 (4.02%) SAP Architect
14 13 (3.74%) SAP Analyst
14 13 (3.74%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (16.67%) .NET
2 25 (7.18%) ASP.NET
2 25 (7.18%) HTML
3 22 (6.32%) Web Services
4 17 (4.89%) WCF
5 14 (4.02%) CSS
5 14 (4.02%) .NET Framework
6 12 (3.45%) LINQ
6 12 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (3.16%) WinForms
8 9 (2.59%) MFC
9 8 (2.30%) XML
9 8 (2.30%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (2.30%) EDI
10 7 (2.01%) jQuery
11 3 (0.86%) Grails
11 3 (0.86%) SAP Business Workflow
11 3 (0.86%) Middleware
11 3 (0.86%) SAP ALE
11 3 (0.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.03%) Computer Science
2 9 (2.59%) DTV
3 8 (2.30%) Clustering
3 8 (2.30%) Fat Client
3 8 (2.30%) Thin Client
4 7 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.15%) FMCG
5 4 (1.15%) VHDL
5 4 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.86%) PMI
7 2 (0.57%) SCADA
7 2 (0.57%) Robotics
7 2 (0.57%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.29%) Open Source
8 1 (0.29%) Social Media
8 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.33%) Windows
2 13 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.86%) VMS
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.57%) Linux
5 2 (0.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (25.29%) ERP
2 55 (15.80%) Project Management
3 45 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (11.78%) CRM
5 27 (7.76%) ITIL
6 26 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (6.61%) Logistics
8 21 (6.03%) Data Analysis
8 21 (6.03%) PRINCE2
9 20 (5.75%) Software Engineering
10 19 (5.46%) MVC
11 18 (5.17%) CAD
11 18 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (5.17%) Business Analysis
12 17 (4.89%) Service Management
13 16 (4.60%) Change Management
14 15 (4.31%) Scrum
14 15 (4.31%) Programme Management
15 14 (4.02%) Unit Testing
16 12 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 53 (15.23%) SQL
2 37 (10.63%) C#
3 27 (7.76%) VBA
4 21 (6.03%) VB.NET
5 18 (5.17%) Java
6 16 (4.60%) C
7 15 (4.31%) C++
8 14 (4.02%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.45%) ABAP
10 10 (2.87%) MATLAB
11 9 (2.59%) VC++
12 7 (2.01%) PHP
13 4 (1.15%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.15%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.15%) VB
14 3 (0.86%) Groovy
15 2 (0.57%) PHP5
15 2 (0.57%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.57%) SAPscript
16 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (14.94%) Degree
2 9 (2.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 9 (2.59%) MCP
2 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.30%) MCSE
4 7 (2.01%) ACCA
5 6 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.15%) SAP Certification
7 4 (1.15%) CIMA
8 3 (0.86%) CCA
8 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.86%) AAT
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.29%) PhD
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.59%) ISO 9000
1 9 (2.59%) TickIT
2 7 (2.01%) QA
3 4 (1.15%) COBIT
4 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 105 (30.17%) SAP
2 69 (19.83%) Microsoft
3 33 (9.48%) Oracle
4 16 (4.60%) Cognos
5 12 (3.45%) Cisco
6 10 (2.87%) Citrix
7 8 (2.30%) Infor
8 6 (1.72%) SolidWorks
8 6 (1.72%) Progress
9 5 (1.44%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.44%) Sage
10 4 (1.15%) IBM
10 4 (1.15%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.15%) EMC
11 3 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (0.86%) Baan
11 3 (0.86%) VMware
12 2 (0.57%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.57%) Epicor
12 2 (0.57%) Adobe
West Midlands
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Staffordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + car allowance + pension & healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, £6,180 Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum £45K + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £38 - £41 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £85000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago