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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 89 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 148 150 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.72% 3.02% 3.04%
As % of the General category 8.52% 8.00% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 106 99 108
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,580 £30,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1738 1875 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.91% 37.79% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1473 1306
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 39 £40,000 - 6
Coventry +8 31 £60,000 +77.77% 4
Warwickshire -2 20 £42,500 - 3
Staffordshire -14 11 £35,000 -39.13% 7
Solihull -7 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Shropshire -7 4 £45,250 +29.28%
Herefordshire -7 3 £30,000 +4.34%
Dudley -4 2 £41,250 +65.00%
Wolverhampton -7 2 £26,500 -18.46%
Wednesbury - 2 £55,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Kingswinford - 1 £45,000 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 122 (39.10%) SAP
2 67 (21.47%) Finance
3 64 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (16.03%) Project Management
5 47 (15.06%) ERP
6 45 (14.42%) Degree
7 42 (13.46%) Retail
8 41 (13.14%) SQL
9 40 (12.82%) Microsoft
10 37 (11.86%) Logistics
10 37 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (11.22%) Automotive
12 33 (10.58%) Change Management
12 33 (10.58%) Oracle
13 29 (9.29%) .NET
14 28 (8.97%) Business Transformation
15 26 (8.33%) MS Excel
15 26 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (8.33%) SQL Server
16 24 (7.69%) CRM
17 23 (7.37%) ITIL
17 23 (7.37%) Windows
18 21 (6.73%) C#
19 18 (5.77%) Programme Management
19 18 (5.77%) SAP MM
20 17 (5.45%) SAP CRM
21 16 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
21 16 (5.13%) HTML
22 15 (4.81%) SAP Implementation
22 15 (4.81%) SAP WM

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.28%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.96%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.32%) Lync
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.17%) MS Office
3 6 (1.92%) MS Project
4 5 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (5.77%) SAP MM
2 17 (5.45%) SAP CRM
3 15 (4.81%) SAP WM
4 12 (3.85%) SAP SCM
5 11 (3.53%) Oracle ERP
5 11 (3.53%) SAP PP
6 10 (3.21%) SAP FI
7 9 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (2.56%) SAP CO
9 7 (2.24%) SAP SD
9 7 (2.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
10 6 (1.92%) SAP HR
11 5 (1.60%) SAP APO
11 5 (1.60%) SAP QM
12 3 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.96%) SAP LE
13 2 (0.64%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) SaaS
2 2 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.88%) LAN
1 9 (2.88%) WAN
2 7 (2.24%) Firewall
3 6 (1.92%) FTP
4 4 (1.28%) VPN
4 4 (1.28%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.96%) Network Security
5 3 (0.96%) VoIP
5 3 (0.96%) Intranet
6 2 (0.64%) Internet
6 2 (0.64%) DNS
6 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.32%) DHCP
7 1 (0.32%) MPLS
7 1 (0.32%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.32%) Wireless
7 1 (0.32%) IPsec
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.92%) Cognos Powerplay
5 6 (1.92%) Cognos Impromptu
5 6 (1.92%) DataStage
5 6 (1.92%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 5 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.96%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.64%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.64%) QlikView
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) Big Data
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.64%) Subversion
2 2 (0.64%) JIRA
2 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.64%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 67 (21.47%) Finance
2 42 (13.46%) Retail
3 35 (11.22%) Automotive
4 14 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.17%) Electronics
6 12 (3.85%) Banking
7 11 (3.53%) Marketing
8 5 (1.60%) Publishing
8 5 (1.60%) Games
9 4 (1.28%) Legal
9 4 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (20.83%) Consultant
2 42 (13.46%) Architect
3 41 (13.14%) Developer
4 40 (12.82%) SAP Consultant
5 29 (9.29%) Analyst
6 25 (8.01%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (4.81%) SAP Architect
9 13 (4.17%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 13 (4.17%) Business Architect
9 13 (4.17%) Business Manager
10 12 (3.85%) Graduate
10 12 (3.85%) Business Process Architect
10 12 (3.85%) CRM Architect
11 11 (3.53%) Business Analyst
11 11 (3.53%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (3.53%) SAP Support
11 11 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (3.53%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 10 (3.21%) Business Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.29%) .NET
2 16 (5.13%) HTML
3 14 (4.49%) EDI
4 11 (3.53%) CSS
5 9 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.88%) Middleware
5 9 (2.88%) .NET Framework
6 7 (2.24%) XML
7 6 (1.92%) Web Services
8 4 (1.28%) J2EE
9 3 (0.96%) XHTML
9 3 (0.96%) SOAP
9 3 (0.96%) WCF
9 3 (0.96%) Grails
9 3 (0.96%) jQuery
9 3 (0.96%) RESTful
9 3 (0.96%) HTML5
10 2 (0.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.56%) DTV
5 4 (1.28%) Clustering
5 4 (1.28%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
6 3 (0.96%) Physics
6 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.64%) NHS
7 2 (0.64%) SCADA
7 2 (0.64%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.32%) User Experience
8 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.32%) Informatics
8 1 (0.32%) CCTV
8 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.32%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.37%) Windows
2 10 (3.21%) Linux
2 10 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.60%) UNIX
4 4 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.96%) Android
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 50 (16.03%) Project Management
3 47 (15.06%) ERP
4 37 (11.86%) Logistics
5 33 (10.58%) Change Management
6 28 (8.97%) Business Transformation
7 26 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (7.69%) CRM
9 23 (7.37%) ITIL
10 18 (5.77%) Programme Management
11 16 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (4.81%) SAP Implementation
13 14 (4.49%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.17%) Business Analysis
14 13 (4.17%) Service Management
15 12 (3.85%) PRINCE2
15 12 (3.85%) Software Engineering
16 11 (3.53%) Service Delivery
17 10 (3.21%) Data Analysis
17 10 (3.21%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 41 (13.14%) SQL
2 21 (6.73%) C#
3 14 (4.49%) JavaScript
3 14 (4.49%) VB
3 14 (4.49%) ABAP
4 13 (4.17%) C++
5 12 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 9 (2.88%) VBA
7 8 (2.56%) C
7 8 (2.56%) Java
8 4 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.28%) Assembly Language
8 4 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.96%) Groovy
9 3 (0.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 3 (0.96%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.64%) PHP5
10 2 (0.64%) VC++
10 2 (0.64%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 45 (14.42%) Degree
2 9 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.92%) CISSP
3 6 (1.92%) CISA
3 6 (1.92%) CISM
4 5 (1.60%) CRISC
4 5 (1.60%) PCI QSA
5 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.96%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.64%) PhD
8 1 (0.32%) HND
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.28%) QA
3 3 (0.96%) SLA
4 2 (0.64%) GMP
4 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.28%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 122 (39.10%) SAP
2 40 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 33 (10.58%) Oracle
4 13 (4.17%) Cognos
5 11 (3.53%) VMware
6 9 (2.88%) Cisco
7 8 (2.56%) Citrix
8 7 (2.24%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.92%) IBM
9 6 (1.92%) EMC
10 4 (1.28%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.28%) Infor
10 4 (1.28%) Lotus
10 4 (1.28%) Autodesk
11 3 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (0.96%) Sage
12 2 (0.64%) Epicor
12 2 (0.64%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.64%) MAPICS
Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12%, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
People Source
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bilston, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £37500 per annum + Bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Stafford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + plus company car and Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Exec Car + extensive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago