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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 78 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 163 137 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.19% 3.33% 3.05%
As % of the General category 9.62% 8.43% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 112 103 111
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 £25,800 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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
1694 1626 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.15% 39.54% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1253 1186
Average salary £42,500 £43,100 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.39% +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 February 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 February 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 0 65 £60,000 +50.00% 13
Birmingham -15 33 £32,500 -22.61% 12
Warwickshire -10 16 £42,500 -11.08% 7
Staffordshire -2 15 £41,000 -18.00% 3
Shropshire -15 3 £22,500 -35.71%
Solihull -7 2 £42,250 -19.52%
Walsall - 2 £25,000 -
Wednesbury - 2 £55,000 -
Worcestershire -16 1 £47,500 +26.66% 9
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 124 (39.49%) SAP
2 93 (29.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (20.70%) Finance
4 61 (19.43%) Change Management
5 56 (17.83%) Project Management
6 54 (17.20%) Degree
7 45 (14.33%) ITIL
8 41 (13.06%) SQL
8 41 (13.06%) Automotive
9 39 (12.42%) ERP
10 33 (10.51%) Microsoft
11 32 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (9.24%) SAP SCM
13 27 (8.60%) .NET
14 26 (8.28%) Oracle
14 26 (8.28%) MS Excel
14 26 (8.28%) SAP FI
14 26 (8.28%) Logistics
15 25 (7.96%) Windows
16 24 (7.64%) SAP CO
16 24 (7.64%) SAP FI/CO
17 22 (7.01%) Retail
18 20 (6.37%) MS Office
18 20 (6.37%) Business Analysis
18 20 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
19 18 (5.73%) User Acceptance Testing
19 18 (5.73%) VMware
19 18 (5.73%) Service Delivery
20 17 (5.41%) C#
20 17 (5.41%) Business Intelligence

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (3.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.27%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.37%) MS Office
3 7 (2.23%) MS Project
4 5 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 29 (9.24%) SAP SCM
2 26 (8.28%) SAP FI
3 24 (7.64%) SAP FI/CO
3 24 (7.64%) SAP CO
4 17 (5.41%) SAP HR
5 12 (3.82%) SAP SD
6 10 (3.18%) SAP MM
6 10 (3.18%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (2.55%) SAP LE
7 8 (2.55%) SAP HCM
8 7 (2.23%) SAP FI-AP
8 7 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (1.91%) SAP WM
10 5 (1.59%) Movex
10 5 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (1.27%) SAP PP
12 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.64%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.64%) assyst
12 2 (0.64%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.55%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.55%) WAN
1 8 (2.55%) Firewall
1 8 (2.55%) LAN
2 3 (0.96%) VoIP
2 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) VPN
3 1 (0.32%) DNS
3 1 (0.32%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) MPLS
3 1 (0.32%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.32%) Wireless
3 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.96%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.32%) QlikView
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.32%) MySQL
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 65 (20.70%) Finance
2 41 (13.06%) Automotive
3 22 (7.01%) Retail
4 10 (3.18%) Marketing
5 9 (2.87%) Banking
5 9 (2.87%) Electronics
6 7 (2.23%) Legal
7 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.59%) Games
9 2 (0.64%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (18.47%) Architect
2 54 (17.20%) Consultant
3 40 (12.74%) Solutions Architect
4 37 (11.78%) SAP Architect
5 35 (11.15%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 28 (8.92%) SAP Consultant
7 24 (7.64%) Analyst
8 23 (7.32%) Developer
9 16 (5.10%) Project Manager
10 14 (4.46%) Graduate
11 13 (4.14%) Lead Architect
12 11 (3.50%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.50%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.50%) IT Support
13 10 (3.18%) Support Analyst
13 10 (3.18%) Business Consultant
13 10 (3.18%) Business Transformation Consultant
14 9 (2.87%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (2.87%) Applications Support
14 9 (2.87%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.60%) .NET
2 11 (3.50%) HTML
3 9 (2.87%) XML
4 6 (1.91%) Middleware
4 6 (1.91%) Ajax
4 6 (1.91%) CSS
5 5 (1.59%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.27%) HTML5
7 3 (0.96%) EDI
8 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.64%) WPF
9 1 (0.32%) Velocity
9 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.32%) J2EE
9 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.46%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.87%) Life Science
5 8 (2.55%) PMI
6 6 (1.91%) Smartphone
6 6 (1.91%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.59%) Physics
7 5 (1.59%) DTV
8 4 (1.27%) Clustering
8 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.64%) User Experience
9 2 (0.64%) Biotechnology
9 2 (0.64%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.64%) AS400
9 2 (0.64%) CCTV
9 2 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.64%) SCADA
10 1 (0.32%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.96%) Windows
2 9 (2.87%) Linux
2 9 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.91%) UNIX
5 5 (1.59%) Android
5 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.96%) AIX
8 1 (0.32%) HPUX
8 1 (0.32%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (29.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 61 (19.43%) Change Management
3 56 (17.83%) Project Management
4 45 (14.33%) ITIL
5 39 (12.42%) ERP
6 26 (8.28%) Logistics
7 20 (6.37%) Business Analysis
7 20 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (5.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (5.73%) Service Delivery
9 17 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (5.10%) Service Management
10 16 (5.10%) Asset Management
10 16 (5.10%) Business Transformation
11 15 (4.78%) Procure-to-pay
11 15 (4.78%) PRINCE2
11 15 (4.78%) CAD
12 14 (4.46%) Coaching
13 12 (3.82%) Programme Management
14 11 (3.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (13.06%) SQL
2 17 (5.41%) C#
3 16 (5.10%) VB
4 13 (4.14%) VB.NET
5 11 (3.50%) C++
6 9 (2.87%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.27%) ABAP
8 3 (0.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (0.96%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.96%) Delphi
9 2 (0.64%) Java
9 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.64%) C
9 2 (0.64%) VC++
9 2 (0.64%) VB6
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (17.20%) Degree
2 13 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.55%) VCP4
5 7 (2.23%) PMP
5 7 (2.23%) CISSP
6 6 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.91%) HND
6 6 (1.91%) CISA
6 6 (1.91%) CISM
6 6 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 5 (1.59%) PCI QSA
7 5 (1.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (1.59%) CRISC
7 5 (1.59%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 2 (0.64%) PhD
9 1 (0.32%) CCIE
9 1 (0.32%) ISEB
9 1 (0.32%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.23%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.96%) SLA
4 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (0.64%) GMP
4 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.64%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.64%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 15 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.91%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.27%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 124 (39.49%) SAP
2 33 (10.51%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.28%) Oracle
4 18 (5.73%) VMware
5 10 (3.18%) IBM
6 7 (2.23%) EMC
6 7 (2.23%) Autodesk
7 6 (1.91%) Cisco
8 4 (1.27%) Cognos
8 4 (1.27%) Lotus
8 4 (1.27%) Citrix
8 4 (1.27%) Hitachi
8 4 (1.27%) Mentor Graphics
9 3 (0.96%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.64%) Remedy
10 2 (0.64%) Epicor
10 2 (0.64%) HP
10 2 (0.64%) Infor
10 2 (0.64%) Mitel
10 2 (0.64%) MAPICS
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
BAE Systems
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Herefordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £31000 - £37500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Herefordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago