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 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 68 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 185 214 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.46% 3.88% 4.26%
As % of the General category 8.79% 9.90% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 146 185 154
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
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
2105 2161 1819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.42% 39.19% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1706 1548
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 £67,500 £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 14 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 14 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 -33 42 £50,000 -4.76% 17
Coventry +21 41 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Warwickshire +1 22 £58,750 +59.86% 6
Worcestershire 0 14 £38,250 +27.50% 5
Staffordshire -7 8 £27,000 -10.00% 7
Shropshire +2 6 £35,000 -4.10%
Walsall - 3 £42,500 - 5
Wolverhampton - 3 £27,500 - 1
Solihull -12 1 - - 1
Tipton - 1 £36,000 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 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.

1 102 (29.57%) SAP
2 93 (26.96%) ERP
3 72 (20.87%) Microsoft
4 61 (17.68%) Finance
5 60 (17.39%) .NET
6 56 (16.23%) SQL
7 55 (15.94%) Project Management
7 55 (15.94%) Degree
8 45 (13.04%) SQL Server
9 43 (12.46%) Automotive
10 42 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 41 (11.88%) CRM
12 37 (10.72%) C#
13 34 (9.86%) MS Excel
14 32 (9.28%) Oracle
15 31 (8.99%) Windows
16 30 (8.70%) Retail
17 29 (8.41%) SAP CRM
18 28 (8.12%) ITIL
18 28 (8.12%) VBA
19 26 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (6.96%) Crystal Reports
20 24 (6.96%) ASP.NET
21 23 (6.67%) Data Analysis
21 23 (6.67%) HTML
22 22 (6.38%) Telecoms
22 22 (6.38%) Computer Science
22 22 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
23 21 (6.09%) Business Analysis
23 21 (6.09%) VB.NET

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 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 (5.80%) IIS
2 15 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.74%) OpenEdge
4 4 (1.16%) WordPress
5 3 (0.87%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.29%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.29%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.06%) MS Office
3 9 (2.61%) Simulink
4 5 (1.45%) MS Project
5 4 (1.16%) CATIA
6 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.29%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.29%) Windchill
7 1 (0.29%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (8.41%) SAP CRM
2 20 (5.80%) SAP PP
3 11 (3.19%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (3.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (3.19%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (2.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (2.32%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (1.74%) SAP APO
6 6 (1.74%) SAP FI
6 6 (1.74%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (1.74%) SAP CO
7 5 (1.45%) SAP SD
8 4 (1.16%) SAP MM
8 4 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.87%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.87%) SAP QM
9 3 (0.87%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.58%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.58%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.19%) FTP
2 5 (1.45%) WAN
3 4 (1.16%) LAN
3 4 (1.16%) Intranet
4 3 (0.87%) Internet
4 3 (0.87%) Firewall
5 2 (0.58%) VoIP
5 2 (0.58%) DHCP
5 2 (0.58%) VPN
5 2 (0.58%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.29%) Network Security
6 1 (0.29%) NAS
6 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.96%) Crystal Reports
3 17 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (4.64%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.06%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.19%) Cognos Powerplay
7 11 (3.19%) Cognos Impromptu
7 11 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 10 (2.90%) DataStage
9 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.58%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.58%) QlikView
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.29%) Big Data
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 22 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.16%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.16%) Subversion
3 4 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.29%) JIRA
4 1 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.29%) NUnit
4 1 (0.29%) LSMW
General
1 61 (17.68%) Finance
2 43 (12.46%) Automotive
3 30 (8.70%) Retail
4 22 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 18 (5.22%) Electronics
6 15 (4.35%) Marketing
7 12 (3.48%) German Language
8 7 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.74%) Publishing
10 5 (1.45%) Japanese Language
11 4 (1.16%) Games
12 3 (0.87%) Legal
13 2 (0.58%) Advertising
13 2 (0.58%) Banking
14 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (18.55%) Developer
2 56 (16.23%) Analyst
3 50 (14.49%) Consultant
4 28 (8.12%) Architect
5 26 (7.54%) Project Manager
6 24 (6.96%) .NET Developer
6 24 (6.96%) SAP Consultant
7 22 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 20 (5.80%) Business Analyst
9 19 (5.51%) C# Developer
9 19 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (5.22%) CRM Architect
10 18 (5.22%) Design Engineer
11 17 (4.93%) .NET Software Developer
11 17 (4.93%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (4.64%) VB.NET Developer
13 15 (4.35%) Support Analyst
13 15 (4.35%) Applications Support
13 15 (4.35%) SAP Architect
14 14 (4.06%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (17.39%) .NET
2 24 (6.96%) ASP.NET
3 23 (6.67%) HTML
4 21 (6.09%) Web Services
5 17 (4.93%) WCF
6 14 (4.06%) .NET Framework
7 12 (3.48%) CSS
7 12 (3.48%) LINQ
7 12 (3.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (3.19%) WinForms
9 9 (2.61%) MFC
10 8 (2.32%) FIX Protocol
11 7 (2.03%) XML
11 7 (2.03%) jQuery
12 5 (1.45%) EDI
13 4 (1.16%) SAP Business Workflow
14 3 (0.87%) SAP ALE
15 2 (0.58%) Middleware
15 2 (0.58%) SAP Smart Forms
15 2 (0.58%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.32%) Fat Client
2 8 (2.32%) Thin Client
2 8 (2.32%) Clustering
3 7 (2.03%) DTV
4 5 (1.45%) FMCG
4 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.16%) PMI
5 4 (1.16%) VHDL
5 4 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (0.58%) SCADA
6 2 (0.58%) Robotics
6 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.29%) Open Source
7 1 (0.29%) Social Media
7 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.99%) Windows
2 14 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (3.48%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.87%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.87%) VMS
6 1 (0.29%) Linux
6 1 (0.29%) UNIX
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (26.96%) ERP
2 55 (15.94%) Project Management
3 42 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (11.88%) CRM
5 28 (8.12%) ITIL
6 26 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 21 (6.09%) Business Analysis
9 19 (5.51%) Logistics
9 19 (5.51%) CAD
9 19 (5.51%) MVC
10 18 (5.22%) Service Management
10 18 (5.22%) PRINCE2
10 18 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (5.22%) Software Engineering
11 14 (4.06%) Scrum
12 13 (3.77%) Change Management
12 13 (3.77%) Programme Management
12 13 (3.77%) Unit Testing
13 12 (3.48%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 56 (16.23%) SQL
2 37 (10.72%) C#
3 28 (8.12%) VBA
4 21 (6.09%) VB.NET
5 16 (4.64%) C
6 15 (4.35%) Java
7 14 (4.06%) C++
8 12 (3.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.90%) MATLAB
10 9 (2.61%) ABAP
10 9 (2.61%) VC++
11 6 (1.74%) PHP
12 4 (1.16%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.16%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.16%) VB
13 2 (0.58%) SAPscript
13 2 (0.58%) Groovy
14 1 (0.29%) X++
14 1 (0.29%) PHP5
14 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (15.94%) Degree
2 9 (2.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 9 (2.61%) MCP
2 9 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.32%) MCSE
4 7 (2.03%) ACCA
5 6 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.16%) CIMA
6 4 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.16%) SAP Certification
6 4 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.87%) CCA
7 3 (0.87%) AAT
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.29%) PhD
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.61%) ISO 9000
1 9 (2.61%) TickIT
2 6 (1.74%) QA
3 4 (1.16%) COBIT
4 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 102 (29.57%) SAP
2 72 (20.87%) Microsoft
3 32 (9.28%) Oracle
4 16 (4.64%) Cognos
5 12 (3.48%) Cisco
6 11 (3.19%) Citrix
7 9 (2.61%) Infor
8 6 (1.74%) SolidWorks
8 6 (1.74%) Progress
9 5 (1.45%) EMC
9 5 (1.45%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.16%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.16%) Sage
11 3 (0.87%) VMware
11 3 (0.87%) IBM
11 3 (0.87%) Epicor
11 3 (0.87%) Baan
12 2 (0.58%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.58%) Adobe
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare , Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 per annum + benifits
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Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
ARM Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £23000 to £25000 per annum - Shift Allowance
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Redditch
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Salary: £50000 per annum + benifits
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Leamington Spa
Huxley Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
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Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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