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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 38 76 57
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -19
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 346 190 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.91% 3.54% 4.00%
As % of the General category 15.85% 9.17% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 173 149 194
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% -7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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
2183 2072 2215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.29% 38.57% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1661 1750
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Birmingham +37 115 £41,750 -16.50% 14
Coventry +10 104 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Warwickshire +21 69 £43,500 -27.50% 6
Staffordshire +18 17 £34,500 +27.77% 4
Herefordshire - 5 £46,250 -
Worcestershire -18 4 £39,500 -1.25% 6
Shropshire -8 2 £37,000 +5.71%
Solihull +9 1 £49,500 -
Walsall -1 1 £28,000 -8.94%
Wolverhampton -6 1 £28,000 +1.81%
Dudley - 1 £28,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £28,000 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 229 (41.64%) SAP
2 191 (34.73%) Finance
3 120 (21.82%) ITIL
4 115 (20.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 105 (19.09%) Change Management
5 105 (19.09%) ERP
6 100 (18.18%) Project Management
7 90 (16.36%) Microsoft
8 89 (16.18%) Automotive
9 80 (14.55%) MS Excel
10 73 (13.27%) Logistics
11 67 (12.18%) Life Science
12 65 (11.82%) Degree
13 60 (10.91%) Retail
14 55 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (9.45%) PRINCE2
16 49 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
17 48 (8.73%) SAP FI
17 48 (8.73%) SQL
17 48 (8.73%) SAP FI/CO
17 48 (8.73%) SAP CO
18 45 (8.18%) Marketing
19 44 (8.00%) Service Delivery
20 41 (7.45%) Publishing
21 40 (7.27%) SAP SCM
22 39 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
23 34 (6.18%) Service Management
23 34 (6.18%) .NET
23 34 (6.18%) Windows
24 33 (6.00%) SAP SD

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (3.27%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.45%) JBoss
4 7 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.27%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.91%) MTS
6 2 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.36%) Mule
6 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (0.18%) SAS
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 80 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.91%) MS Office
3 15 (2.73%) MS Project
4 12 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.64%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.73%) Simulink
7 3 (0.55%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.18%) CATIA
9 1 (0.18%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 48 (8.73%) SAP FI
1 48 (8.73%) SAP FI/CO
1 48 (8.73%) SAP CO
2 40 (7.27%) SAP SCM
3 33 (6.00%) SAP SD
4 24 (4.36%) SAP MM
5 22 (4.00%) Movex
6 21 (3.82%) SAP HR
7 20 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 15 (2.73%) SAP ERP
9 12 (2.18%) SAP LE
10 10 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (1.82%) SAP PP
10 10 (1.82%) Infor M3
11 9 (1.64%) SAP Business One
11 9 (1.64%) SAP HCM
12 7 (1.27%) SAP APO
12 7 (1.27%) SAP SRM
13 6 (1.09%) assyst
13 6 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (1.09%) Office 365
3 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.55%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.36%) SoftLayer
5 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.36%) PaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.73%) Firewall
2 12 (2.18%) LAN
3 11 (2.00%) WAN
4 9 (1.64%) Internet
5 7 (1.27%) VoIP
6 5 (0.91%) DHCP
6 5 (0.91%) DNS
7 4 (0.73%) Wireless
7 4 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.73%) RFID
8 3 (0.55%) Network Security
8 3 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.55%) SAN
9 2 (0.36%) DMZ
9 2 (0.36%) VPN
9 2 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.36%) VLAN
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.18%) Modbus
10 1 (0.18%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (1.09%) QlikView
4 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.36%) JasperReports
7 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.36%) MySQL
7 2 (0.36%) Big Data
8 1 (0.18%) Mahout
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.18%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.18%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 9 (1.64%) Visual Studio
1 9 (1.64%) Subversion
2 5 (0.91%) LSMW
3 2 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.18%) JIRA
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.18%) LabVIEW
General
1 191 (34.73%) Finance
2 89 (16.18%) Automotive
3 60 (10.91%) Retail
4 45 (8.18%) Marketing
5 41 (7.45%) Publishing
6 21 (3.82%) Electronics
7 20 (3.64%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.91%) Law
9 15 (2.73%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.82%) Legal
11 4 (0.73%) Billing
12 3 (0.55%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (18.00%) Consultant
2 74 (13.45%) Analyst
3 72 (13.09%) Architect
4 57 (10.36%) SAP Consultant
5 56 (10.18%) Solutions Architect
6 47 (8.55%) Business Analyst
7 42 (7.64%) SAP Architect
7 42 (7.64%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 35 (6.36%) Developer
9 29 (5.27%) SAP Manager
10 24 (4.36%) Project Manager
10 24 (4.36%) Transition Manager
11 16 (2.91%) Service Manager
12 14 (2.55%) Release Manager
12 14 (2.55%) Support Engineer
12 14 (2.55%) SAP MM Consultant
13 13 (2.36%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 13 (2.36%) Management Consultant
13 13 (2.36%) Lead Architect
13 13 (2.36%) SAP Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.18%) .NET
2 19 (3.45%) SAP PI
3 13 (2.36%) EDI
4 12 (2.18%) HTML
5 11 (2.00%) Web Services
5 11 (2.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.45%) Middleware
7 7 (1.27%) Classic ASP
7 7 (1.27%) jQuery
7 7 (1.27%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 7 (1.27%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.27%) SOAP
7 7 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (1.09%) HTML5
9 5 (0.91%) CSS
10 4 (0.73%) XML
10 4 (0.73%) RESTful
11 3 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.55%) Ajax
12 2 (0.36%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.18%) Life Science
2 55 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 16 (2.91%) DTV
5 13 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.36%) FMCG
6 11 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.00%) PMI
7 7 (1.27%) Replication
7 7 (1.27%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.09%) Internet of Things
9 5 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.91%) LIMS
10 4 (0.73%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.55%) iPhone
11 3 (0.55%) Data Conversion
11 3 (0.55%) User Experience
11 3 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.55%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.18%) Windows
2 27 (4.91%) Linux
3 19 (3.45%) Ubuntu
4 16 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.82%) AIX
6 10 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.09%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.36%) UNIX
10 2 (0.36%) Android
11 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (21.82%) ITIL
2 115 (20.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 105 (19.09%) ERP
3 105 (19.09%) Change Management
4 100 (18.18%) Project Management
5 73 (13.27%) Logistics
6 52 (9.45%) PRINCE2
7 49 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 39 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 34 (6.18%) Service Management
11 32 (5.82%) Project Planning
12 29 (5.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (5.09%) Asset Management
14 27 (4.91%) Validation
15 26 (4.73%) Business Analysis
15 26 (4.73%) Risk Management
16 24 (4.36%) Programme Management
17 23 (4.18%) CRM
18 21 (3.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (8.73%) SQL
2 24 (4.36%) ABAP
3 16 (2.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (2.91%) C#
4 10 (1.82%) Java
5 8 (1.45%) C
5 8 (1.45%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.27%) VBScript
7 5 (0.91%) VB
7 5 (0.91%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.73%) MATLAB
8 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.55%) C++
10 2 (0.36%) VB6
11 1 (0.18%) R
11 1 (0.18%) Perl
11 1 (0.18%) VBA
11 1 (0.18%) Python
11 1 (0.18%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.18%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 65 (11.82%) Degree
2 27 (4.91%) ITIL Certification
3 23 (4.18%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.09%) ISEB
5 9 (1.64%) HND
5 9 (1.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 9 (1.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 9 (1.64%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 8 (1.45%) HNC
6 8 (1.45%) PMP
7 5 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.91%) CCNP
7 5 (0.91%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.73%) CCNA
9 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.36%) CISSP
10 2 (0.36%) MCSE
10 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.18%) SLA
2 4 (0.73%) QA
3 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.36%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.18%) P3O
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) COBIT
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
System Software
1 22 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 10 (1.82%) Docker
3 7 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.73%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.73%) SCCM
3 3 (0.55%) WSUS
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.18%) Linux-HA
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 229 (41.64%) SAP
2 90 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.45%) Oracle
4 17 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 16 (2.91%) Infor
6 15 (2.73%) VMware
6 15 (2.73%) IBM
7 10 (1.82%) Cisco
7 10 (1.82%) Wonderware
8 9 (1.64%) Citrix
9 8 (1.45%) Epicor
9 8 (1.45%) Sage
10 7 (1.27%) HP
11 6 (1.09%) Remedy
11 6 (1.09%) Google
12 5 (0.91%) Juniper
13 4 (0.73%) Siemens
13 4 (0.73%) Cognos
13 4 (0.73%) SEEBURGER
13 4 (0.73%) Allen-Bradley
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
Networkers International Plc
Salary: car
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE £100k + Other bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £12.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago