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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 39 81 54
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -27
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 311 162 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.45% 2.97% 4.10%
As % of the General category 14.80% 8.27% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 147 135 191
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,375 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.11% -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
2101 1959 2248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.80% 35.92% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1568 1805
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,200
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +42 103 £40,000 -15.78% 21
Coventry +17 100 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Warwickshire +15 39 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Staffordshire +32 30 £32,000 +23.07% 1
Worcestershire -1 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Shropshire -5 7 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £46,250 -
Solihull +6 1 £50,000 -
Walsall -4 1 £28,000 -8.94%
Wolverhampton -10 1 £28,000 - 1
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 1 September 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.

1 219 (38.90%) SAP
2 191 (33.93%) Finance
3 109 (19.36%) Project Management
4 108 (19.18%) ERP
5 107 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 98 (17.41%) Change Management
6 98 (17.41%) ITIL
7 94 (16.70%) Automotive
8 91 (16.16%) Microsoft
9 77 (13.68%) MS Excel
10 71 (12.61%) Logistics
11 70 (12.43%) Degree
12 64 (11.37%) Retail
13 63 (11.19%) Life Science
14 53 (9.41%) SQL
15 50 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
16 49 (8.70%) SAP FI
16 49 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
16 49 (8.70%) SAP CO
16 49 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
17 48 (8.53%) PRINCE2
18 44 (7.82%) Marketing
19 42 (7.46%) Publishing
20 40 (7.10%) Service Delivery
20 40 (7.10%) SAP SCM
21 38 (6.75%) User Acceptance Testing
22 36 (6.39%) .NET
23 35 (6.22%) SQL Server
23 35 (6.22%) Windows
24 34 (6.04%) Data Centre

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 15 (2.66%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.78%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.78%) WordPress
2 10 (1.78%) Node.js
3 8 (1.42%) JBoss
4 7 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.24%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.89%) MTS
6 4 (0.71%) CMS
7 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.53%) Drupal
8 2 (0.36%) Mule
8 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.18%) SAS
9 1 (0.18%) IIS
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 77 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.80%) MS Office
3 13 (2.31%) MS Project
4 11 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.78%) AutoCAD
6 7 (1.24%) Simulink
7 5 (0.89%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.53%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.18%) CATIA
9 1 (0.18%) Windchill
9 1 (0.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.18%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 49 (8.70%) SAP FI
1 49 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 49 (8.70%) SAP CO
2 40 (7.10%) SAP SCM
3 33 (5.86%) SAP SD
4 23 (4.09%) SAP MM
5 20 (3.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (3.20%) SAP HR
7 17 (3.02%) Movex
8 13 (2.31%) SAP ERP
8 13 (2.31%) SAP LE
9 10 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (1.78%) SAP PP
10 9 (1.60%) SAP Business One
10 9 (1.60%) Infor M3
11 7 (1.24%) SAP SRM
11 7 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (1.24%) SAP APO
12 5 (0.89%) MFGPRO
12 5 (0.89%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.07%) Office 365
2 5 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (0.89%) SoftLayer
2 5 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.53%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.53%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.36%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.37%) Firewall
2 15 (2.66%) LAN
3 14 (2.49%) WAN
4 10 (1.78%) Internet
5 7 (1.24%) VoIP
6 6 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.89%) DNS
7 5 (0.89%) DHCP
8 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.71%) Wireless
8 4 (0.71%) RFID
9 3 (0.53%) Network Security
9 3 (0.53%) SAN
10 2 (0.36%) DMZ
10 2 (0.36%) VPN
10 2 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.36%) VLAN
11 1 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.18%) MPLS
11 1 (0.18%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (1.95%) MySQL
3 9 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.07%) QlikView
6 4 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.53%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.36%) JasperReports
8 2 (0.36%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.36%) Big Data
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.18%) ZAP BI
9 1 (0.18%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (2.84%) Subversion
2 14 (2.49%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.24%) LSMW
5 6 (1.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (0.53%) JIRA
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.18%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.18%) Hudson
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.18%) SonarQube
General
1 191 (33.93%) Finance
2 94 (16.70%) Automotive
3 64 (11.37%) Retail
4 44 (7.82%) Marketing
5 42 (7.46%) Publishing
6 25 (4.44%) Electronics
7 21 (3.73%) Telecoms
8 19 (3.37%) Aerospace
9 17 (3.02%) Law
10 5 (0.89%) Billing
11 4 (0.71%) Legal
11 4 (0.71%) Back Office
12 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.18%) Banking
13 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 100 (17.76%) Consultant
2 77 (13.68%) Architect
2 77 (13.68%) Analyst
3 58 (10.30%) SAP Consultant
4 56 (9.95%) Solutions Architect
5 53 (9.41%) Developer
6 48 (8.53%) Business Analyst
7 40 (7.10%) SAP Architect
7 40 (7.10%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 25 (4.44%) Transition Manager
9 24 (4.26%) SAP Manager
9 24 (4.26%) Project Manager
10 16 (2.84%) Technical Architect
11 15 (2.66%) Design Engineer
12 14 (2.49%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 14 (2.49%) SAP MM Consultant
13 13 (2.31%) Data Manager
13 13 (2.31%) Support Engineer
13 13 (2.31%) Management Consultant
13 13 (2.31%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.39%) .NET
2 22 (3.91%) HTML
3 19 (3.37%) SAP PI
4 16 (2.84%) Web Services
4 16 (2.84%) EDI
5 15 (2.66%) CSS
6 12 (2.13%) HTML5
7 11 (1.95%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.78%) SOAP
9 8 (1.42%) CSS3
9 8 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (1.42%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 7 (1.24%) jQuery
10 7 (1.24%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.24%) Classic ASP
10 7 (1.24%) Middleware
10 7 (1.24%) LAMP
10 7 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (1.07%) MEAP
11 6 (1.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.19%) Life Science
2 49 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.04%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.02%) FMCG
5 16 (2.84%) DTV
6 11 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.78%) User Experience
8 9 (1.60%) Physics
9 7 (1.24%) LIMS
9 7 (1.24%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.24%) Replication
10 6 (1.07%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.07%) Internet of Things
11 5 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (0.89%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.71%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.71%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.71%) PMI
13 3 (0.53%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.22%) Windows
2 26 (4.62%) Linux
3 18 (3.20%) Ubuntu
4 15 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.24%) AIX
8 6 (1.07%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.07%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.89%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.53%) UNIX
11 1 (0.18%) Android
11 1 (0.18%) VMS
11 1 (0.18%) HPUX
11 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (19.36%) Project Management
2 108 (19.18%) ERP
3 107 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (17.41%) ITIL
4 98 (17.41%) Change Management
5 71 (12.61%) Logistics
6 50 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (8.53%) PRINCE2
8 40 (7.10%) Service Delivery
9 38 (6.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (5.86%) Service Management
11 30 (5.33%) Project Planning
12 28 (4.97%) Asset Management
13 25 (4.44%) Validation
14 24 (4.26%) Programme Management
14 24 (4.26%) CRM
15 22 (3.91%) Analytics
16 21 (3.73%) Business Analysis
17 20 (3.55%) Procure-to-pay
18 19 (3.37%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (9.41%) SQL
2 27 (4.80%) JavaScript
3 26 (4.62%) ABAP
4 20 (3.55%) C#
5 12 (2.13%) Java
6 11 (1.95%) C
7 10 (1.78%) PHP
8 9 (1.60%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.42%) MATLAB
10 7 (1.24%) VBScript
10 7 (1.24%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.71%) Delphi
11 4 (0.71%) VB
11 4 (0.71%) Python
12 3 (0.53%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.53%) C++
12 3 (0.53%) PHP5
13 1 (0.18%) R
13 1 (0.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 70 (12.43%) Degree
2 21 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.20%) ISEB
4 15 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (2.66%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.78%) HNC
6 9 (1.60%) HND
7 5 (0.89%) CCNP
7 5 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 5 (0.89%) BC Cleared
7 5 (0.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (0.89%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 4 (0.71%) CCNA
9 3 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.36%) MCSE
10 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.18%) APMP
11 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.60%) SLA
2 4 (0.71%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.53%) QA
4 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) P3O
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 12 (2.13%) Docker
3 9 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.18%) Firmware
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.71%) Tivoli
1 4 (0.71%) WSUS
1 4 (0.71%) SCCM
2 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.18%) Linux-HA
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 219 (38.90%) SAP
2 91 (16.16%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.37%) Oracle
3 19 (3.37%) Red Hat
4 18 (3.20%) VMware
4 18 (3.20%) Infor
5 13 (2.31%) IBM
6 12 (2.13%) Epicor
6 12 (2.13%) Google
6 12 (2.13%) Wonderware
7 11 (1.95%) Citrix
7 11 (1.95%) Cisco
8 10 (1.78%) Sage
9 8 (1.42%) Twitter
10 7 (1.24%) Juniper
11 6 (1.07%) HP
11 6 (1.07%) QAD
11 6 (1.07%) Appcelerator
11 6 (1.07%) Kony
12 4 (0.71%) Allen-Bradley
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonuses, pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45-65K
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45-65K
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Studley, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-80K
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol
Posted: 7 days ago