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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 54 73 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 235 171 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.45% 3.33% 3.36%
As % of the General category 12.53% 8.23% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 150 137 146
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 £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1875 2077 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.55% 40.47% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1698 1343
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +5 75 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Birmingham +24 73 £52,500 +10.52% 10
Warwickshire +15 53 £45,000 +2.85% 8
Worcestershire -12 8 £40,000 +11.88% 2
Solihull +3 4 £49,500 +32.00% 1
Staffordshire +3 2 - - 4
Herefordshire 0 2 £35,000 -1.40%
Bilston - 1 £37,500 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 172 (43.77%) SAP
2 106 (26.97%) Finance
3 104 (26.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 96 (24.43%) Change Management
5 84 (21.37%) ITIL
6 75 (19.08%) ERP
7 73 (18.58%) Project Management
8 58 (14.76%) Automotive
9 52 (13.23%) Microsoft
10 47 (11.96%) Logistics
11 45 (11.45%) MS Excel
12 44 (11.20%) SAP SCM
13 41 (10.43%) Degree
14 40 (10.18%) PRINCE2
15 39 (9.92%) Life Science
16 38 (9.67%) SAP FI
17 36 (9.16%) SQL
17 36 (9.16%) SAP FI/CO
17 36 (9.16%) SAP CO
18 35 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (7.12%) Marketing
20 27 (6.87%) User Acceptance Testing
20 27 (6.87%) SAP SD
20 27 (6.87%) .NET
20 27 (6.87%) Windows
21 26 (6.62%) Service Delivery
21 26 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
22 24 (6.11%) Retail
22 24 (6.11%) Asset Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.53%) JBoss
4 5 (1.27%) MQSeries
4 5 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.02%) MTS
6 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.51%) IIS
8 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.34%) MS Office
3 9 (2.29%) MS Project
4 7 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 44 (11.20%) SAP SCM
2 38 (9.67%) SAP FI
3 36 (9.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 36 (9.16%) SAP CO
4 27 (6.87%) SAP SD
5 22 (5.60%) SAP MM
5 22 (5.60%) SAP HR
6 17 (4.33%) Movex
7 14 (3.56%) SAP ERP
8 11 (2.80%) SAP LE
9 10 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 10 (2.54%) SAP HCM
10 8 (2.04%) SAP Business One
11 7 (1.78%) SAP PP
11 7 (1.78%) SAP FI-AP
12 5 (1.27%) assyst
13 4 (1.02%) Infor M3
13 4 (1.02%) SAP APO
13 4 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
13 4 (1.02%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.54%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.05%) LAN
1 12 (3.05%) Firewall
2 11 (2.80%) WAN
3 8 (2.04%) Internet
4 4 (1.02%) Wireless
5 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.76%) Network Security
6 1 (0.25%) IPsec
6 1 (0.25%) HTTP
6 1 (0.25%) VPN
6 1 (0.25%) VoIP
6 1 (0.25%) Intranet
6 1 (0.25%) MPLS
6 1 (0.25%) RFID
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.25%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.51%) JasperReports
5 2 (0.51%) QlikView
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.25%) MySQL
6 1 (0.25%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (2.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.27%) Subversion
3 2 (0.51%) LSMW
4 1 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 106 (26.97%) Finance
2 58 (14.76%) Automotive
3 28 (7.12%) Marketing
4 24 (6.11%) Retail
5 15 (3.82%) Publishing
6 13 (3.31%) Electronics
7 11 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.54%) Legal
8 10 (2.54%) Aerospace
9 9 (2.29%) Law
10 3 (0.76%) Games
10 3 (0.76%) Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (18.58%) Consultant
2 67 (17.05%) Architect
3 58 (14.76%) Solutions Architect
4 47 (11.96%) SAP Architect
4 47 (11.96%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 43 (10.94%) SAP Consultant
6 35 (8.91%) Analyst
7 22 (5.60%) Developer
8 20 (5.09%) Business Analyst
9 16 (4.07%) SAP Manager
10 15 (3.82%) Project Manager
11 14 (3.56%) Support Engineer
11 14 (3.56%) Release Manager
12 13 (3.31%) SAP Release Manager
12 13 (3.31%) Lead Architect
13 12 (3.05%) Transition Manager
13 12 (3.05%) Relationships Manager
13 12 (3.05%) Business Manager
13 12 (3.05%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 11 (2.80%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.87%) .NET
2 13 (3.31%) SAP PI
3 12 (3.05%) HTML
4 9 (2.29%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.04%) EDI
6 5 (1.27%) CSS
6 5 (1.27%) Web Services
6 5 (1.27%) XML
6 5 (1.27%) Classic ASP
6 5 (1.27%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 5 (1.27%) jQuery
6 5 (1.27%) HTML5
6 5 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (1.27%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.02%) Ajax
7 4 (1.02%) Middleware
8 3 (0.76%) SOAP
9 2 (0.51%) Velocity
9 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.92%) Life Science
2 35 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.56%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.80%) PMI
5 9 (2.29%) DTV
6 8 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.53%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.27%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.27%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.02%) Physics
9 4 (1.02%) Learning Management System
9 4 (1.02%) Replication
10 3 (0.76%) User Experience
10 3 (0.76%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.76%) FMCG
10 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.51%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.51%) CCTV
11 2 (0.51%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.87%) Windows
2 19 (4.83%) Linux
3 15 (3.82%) Ubuntu
4 10 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.54%) AIX
5 9 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.51%) Android
8 2 (0.51%) UNIX
9 1 (0.25%) HPUX
9 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (26.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 96 (24.43%) Change Management
3 84 (21.37%) ITIL
4 75 (19.08%) ERP
5 73 (18.58%) Project Management
6 47 (11.96%) Logistics
7 40 (10.18%) PRINCE2
8 28 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (6.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 26 (6.62%) Service Delivery
10 26 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (6.11%) Asset Management
12 22 (5.60%) Service Management
12 22 (5.60%) Risk Management
12 22 (5.60%) Business Analysis
12 22 (5.60%) Procure-to-pay
13 21 (5.34%) Validation
14 17 (4.33%) Programme Management
14 17 (4.33%) Supplier Management
14 17 (4.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.16%) SQL
2 16 (4.07%) C#
3 15 (3.82%) ABAP
4 12 (3.05%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.04%) VB
6 7 (1.78%) Java
6 7 (1.78%) C++
7 6 (1.53%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.27%) VBScript
8 5 (1.27%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.76%) C
10 2 (0.51%) VB6
10 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.51%) Delphi
11 1 (0.25%) Python
11 1 (0.25%) Perl
11 1 (0.25%) VBA
11 1 (0.25%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.25%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 41 (10.43%) Degree
2 23 (5.85%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (2.54%) ISEB
4 8 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.04%) PMP
5 5 (1.27%) HND
5 5 (1.27%) CISSP
5 5 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 5 (1.27%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 5 (1.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (1.02%) CCNP
6 4 (1.02%) CCNA
6 4 (1.02%) CISA
7 3 (0.76%) CISM
7 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.76%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.76%) PCI QSA
7 3 (0.76%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.80%) SLA
2 5 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.25%) GMP
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.25%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.25%) QA
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.53%) Docker
2 6 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.02%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.76%) WSUS
3 1 (0.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 172 (43.77%) SAP
2 52 (13.23%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.31%) IBM
4 11 (2.80%) VMware
4 11 (2.80%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.29%) Oracle
6 7 (1.78%) Cisco
7 6 (1.53%) Infor
7 6 (1.53%) Epicor
7 6 (1.53%) Sage
8 5 (1.27%) Remedy
8 5 (1.27%) Wonderware
9 3 (0.76%) EMC
9 3 (0.76%) Juniper
9 3 (0.76%) Autodesk
9 3 (0.76%) Mentor Graphics
10 2 (0.51%) Mitel
10 2 (0.51%) Google
10 2 (0.51%) SEEBURGER
10 2 (0.51%) JD Edwards
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