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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 55 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 262 204 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.21% 3.83% 3.21%
As % of the General category 11.45% 11.24% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 139 133 131
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2289 1815 1908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.75% 34.10% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 1472 1550
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +17 100 £43,000 +14.66% 9
Coventry -14 37 £30,000 -40.00% 4
Staffordshire +24 24 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Warwickshire -28 21 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Wolverhampton - 15 £40,500 -
Worcestershire -3 13 £38,500 -3.75% 8
Shropshire -3 8 £39,500 +30.57%
Herefordshire +2 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Walsall -5 1 £32,500 +30.00%
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 175 (37.31%) SAP
2 123 (26.23%) Finance
3 105 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 76 (16.20%) Project Management
5 71 (15.14%) Life Science
6 69 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 66 (14.07%) Change Management
8 64 (13.65%) ITIL
9 57 (12.15%) ERP
10 55 (11.73%) Degree
11 52 (11.09%) Retail
12 51 (10.87%) Telecoms
13 50 (10.66%) Logistics
14 47 (10.02%) Automotive
15 43 (9.17%) Marketing
15 43 (9.17%) QA
16 40 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
17 37 (7.89%) MS Excel
17 37 (7.89%) PRINCE2
18 35 (7.46%) Windows
18 35 (7.46%) Cisco
18 35 (7.46%) Electronics
19 34 (7.25%) SQL
20 33 (7.04%) Mentoring
21 31 (6.61%) SAP SD
22 30 (6.40%) SAP SCM
23 29 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
23 29 (6.18%) Active Directory
23 29 (6.18%) MS Office
24 28 (5.97%) Digital Marketing

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 22 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.41%) NetWeaver
3 15 (3.20%) SAP Portal
4 14 (2.99%) CMS
5 5 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.21%) MTS
7 1 (0.21%) Node.js
7 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.18%) MS Office
3 9 (1.92%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.43%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.21%) Revit
6 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 31 (6.61%) SAP SD
2 30 (6.40%) SAP SCM
3 27 (5.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 19 (4.05%) SAP MM
5 18 (3.84%) SAP EWM
5 18 (3.84%) SAP MDM
5 18 (3.84%) SAP PM
5 18 (3.84%) SAP PP
5 18 (3.84%) SAP QM
6 15 (3.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (3.20%) SAP GRC
7 14 (2.99%) Oracle 11i
7 14 (2.99%) Oracle Cash Management
7 14 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
7 14 (2.99%) Oracle Payables
7 14 (2.99%) Oracle Receivables
7 14 (2.99%) SAP CO
7 14 (2.99%) SAP FI
7 14 (2.99%) SAP FI/CO
8 13 (2.77%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.05%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.84%) LAN
2 18 (3.84%) WAN
3 16 (3.41%) DHCP
4 13 (2.77%) Firewall
5 7 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (1.28%) Wireless
7 5 (1.07%) VPN
8 4 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.85%) DNS
8 4 (0.85%) ISDN
8 4 (0.85%) PSTN
8 4 (0.85%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (0.85%) VLAN
9 2 (0.43%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (0.43%) VoIP
10 1 (0.21%) FTP
10 1 (0.21%) Intranet
10 1 (0.21%) SAN
10 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.13%) MySQL
3 9 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.49%) Big Data
5 6 (1.28%) SAP BW
5 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.07%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.85%) QlikView
8 3 (0.64%) OLAP
8 3 (0.64%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.43%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.21%) Lumira
10 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.21%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.07%) LSMW
3 2 (0.43%) Subversion
4 1 (0.21%) Grunt
4 1 (0.21%) gulp
4 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.21%) Hudson
4 1 (0.21%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.21%) JUnit
4 1 (0.21%) MorphX
4 1 (0.21%) Selenium
4 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 123 (26.23%) Finance
2 52 (11.09%) Retail
3 51 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 47 (10.02%) Automotive
5 43 (9.17%) Marketing
6 35 (7.46%) Electronics
7 21 (4.48%) Publishing
8 14 (2.99%) Legal
9 11 (2.35%) Billing
10 10 (2.13%) Advertising
11 8 (1.71%) Aerospace
11 8 (1.71%) General Ledger
12 7 (1.49%) Banking
12 7 (1.49%) Law
13 6 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.85%) Games
15 3 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 91 (19.40%) Analyst
2 63 (13.43%) Consultant
3 55 (11.73%) Architect
4 44 (9.38%) SAP Architect
5 39 (8.32%) Business Analyst
6 37 (7.89%) Developer
6 37 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (6.40%) Project Manager
8 27 (5.76%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 21 (4.48%) Functional Consultant
9 21 (4.48%) SAP Consultant
10 18 (3.84%) SAP Analyst
10 18 (3.84%) SAP Trainer
10 18 (3.84%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (3.84%) Trainer
11 17 (3.62%) SAP Technical Architect
11 17 (3.62%) Technical Architect
12 16 (3.41%) SAP Manager
13 15 (3.20%) IT Analyst
13 15 (3.20%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.48%) .NET
2 18 (3.84%) HTML
3 17 (3.62%) EDI
3 17 (3.62%) SAP Basis
4 16 (3.41%) CSS
5 13 (2.77%) HTML5
6 12 (2.56%) jQuery
7 8 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (1.49%) SAP Smart Forms
9 6 (1.28%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.85%) BAPI
10 4 (0.85%) REST
11 3 (0.64%) Classic ASP
11 3 (0.64%) CSS3
11 3 (0.64%) Middleware
11 3 (0.64%) SAP ALE
11 3 (0.64%) SAP XI
11 3 (0.64%) SOAP
12 2 (0.43%) IBM Integration Bus
12 2 (0.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.14%) Life Science
2 24 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.48%) FMCG
4 19 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 18 (3.84%) e-Learning
6 10 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.49%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.28%) CMDB
9 6 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.07%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.85%) RSA SecurID
12 3 (0.64%) AS400
12 3 (0.64%) Economics
12 3 (0.64%) iSeries
12 3 (0.64%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.64%) SCADA
12 3 (0.64%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.43%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.46%) Windows
2 19 (4.05%) Windows 7
3 18 (3.84%) Windows XP
4 16 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.35%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.28%) Linux
8 5 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.07%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.85%) VMS
10 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.43%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.21%) Android
11 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 76 (16.20%) Project Management
3 66 (14.07%) Change Management
4 64 (13.65%) ITIL
5 57 (12.15%) ERP
6 50 (10.66%) Logistics
7 40 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (7.89%) PRINCE2
9 33 (7.04%) Mentoring
10 29 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (5.97%) Digital Marketing
12 26 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (5.54%) GAP Analysis
13 25 (5.33%) Programme Management
14 24 (5.12%) CRM
14 24 (5.12%) Service Management
15 22 (4.69%) Problem Management
15 22 (4.69%) Project Planning
16 21 (4.48%) Service Delivery
17 20 (4.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.25%) SQL
2 19 (4.05%) Java
3 18 (3.84%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.20%) C#
5 14 (2.99%) ABAP
5 14 (2.99%) PHP
6 9 (1.92%) C++
7 8 (1.71%) RPG
7 8 (1.71%) VBA
8 7 (1.49%) SAPscript
9 6 (1.28%) C
10 4 (0.85%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.85%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.64%) COBOL
11 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.64%) VC++
12 2 (0.43%) VB
13 1 (0.21%) Pascal
13 1 (0.21%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) XAML
Qualifications
1 55 (11.73%) Degree
2 20 (4.26%) CCNA
2 20 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (3.62%) ISEB
4 14 (2.99%) HND
5 12 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.35%) APMP
7 10 (2.13%) CCNP
8 8 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.28%) PhD
10 5 (1.07%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.43%) MBA
12 2 (0.43%) MCSA
12 2 (0.43%) MCSE
12 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.21%) ACCA
13 1 (0.21%) CIMA
13 1 (0.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.17%) QA
2 14 (2.99%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 29 (6.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 175 (37.31%) SAP
2 69 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 35 (7.46%) Cisco
4 26 (5.54%) Oracle
5 13 (2.77%) JD Edwards
6 12 (2.56%) VMware
7 10 (2.13%) HP
7 10 (2.13%) Remedy
8 6 (1.28%) Infor
9 5 (1.07%) Epicor
9 5 (1.07%) Juniper
9 5 (1.07%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.85%) Canon
10 4 (0.85%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.85%) Cognos
10 4 (0.85%) IFS
10 4 (0.85%) NetApp
11 3 (0.64%) Adobe
11 3 (0.64%) Siebel
11 3 (0.64%) TIBCO
West Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum Car allowance, mobile, laptop, P/healthcare,
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum £5K Car allowance, leading bonus structure,
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus/Car/Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Worcestershire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcestershire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Car allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Travel
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Alcester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £50,000 basic (£80,000 - £90,000 OTE + pension + private health
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Droitwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Worcester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago