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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 94 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +2
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 156 179 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.72% 3.43% 3.73%
As % of the General category 8.11% 8.48% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 124 146 124
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 £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1923 2111 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.52% 40.46% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 1711 1318
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -34 46 £45,000 -18.18% 18
Coventry -3 34 £57,500 +91.66% 8
Warwickshire -10 18 £43,750 +29.62% 3
Staffordshire -16 12 £32,500 -43.47% 8
Solihull +2 4 - -
Wolverhampton -4 4 £26,500 -18.46%
Worcestershire -5 4 £40,000 +35.59% 8
Shropshire +1 2 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Dudley -6 2 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Walsall -4 1 £19,000 -57.77% 1
Herefordshire -5 1 £30,000 -20.00%
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 21 October 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.

1 111 (32.08%) SAP
2 80 (23.12%) Finance
3 79 (22.83%) ERP
4 66 (19.08%) Project Management
5 63 (18.21%) SQL
6 57 (16.47%) Microsoft
7 56 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (15.90%) .NET
9 49 (14.16%) Degree
10 48 (13.87%) SQL Server
11 46 (13.29%) Oracle
12 37 (10.69%) CRM
12 37 (10.69%) Logistics
13 36 (10.40%) Retail
13 36 (10.40%) C#
13 36 (10.40%) Automotive
14 31 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
15 30 (8.67%) Windows
15 30 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (8.38%) ITIL
17 27 (7.80%) MS Excel
18 25 (7.23%) VBA
18 25 (7.23%) SAP CRM
19 24 (6.94%) Crystal Reports
19 24 (6.94%) Business Transformation
20 23 (6.65%) ASP.NET
21 22 (6.36%) VB.NET
21 22 (6.36%) HTML
21 22 (6.36%) Programme Management
21 22 (6.36%) Change Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (5.20%) IIS
2 14 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.73%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.16%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.29%) Lync
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.29%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 27 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.91%) MS Office
3 7 (2.02%) MS Project
4 4 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 25 (7.23%) SAP CRM
2 16 (4.62%) Oracle ERP
3 15 (4.34%) SAP MM
4 14 (4.05%) SAP PP
4 14 (4.05%) SAP WM
5 11 (3.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (2.89%) Cognos TM1
6 10 (2.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (2.02%) SAP APO
9 6 (1.73%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (1.73%) SAP QM
10 5 (1.45%) SAP SD
11 4 (1.16%) SAP SCM
12 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
13 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.58%) MFGPRO
13 2 (0.58%) Oracle Manufacturing
13 2 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
13 2 (0.58%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.31%) SaaS
2 2 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.89%) FTP
2 7 (2.02%) WAN
3 6 (1.73%) LAN
4 5 (1.45%) Intranet
4 5 (1.45%) Firewall
5 4 (1.16%) VPN
5 4 (1.16%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.87%) Network Security
6 3 (0.87%) VoIP
6 3 (0.87%) Internet
7 2 (0.58%) DNS
8 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.29%) NAS
8 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.29%) DHCP
8 1 (0.29%) SAN
8 1 (0.29%) MPLS
8 1 (0.29%) IPsec
8 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.94%) Crystal Reports
3 17 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (2.89%) Cognos Powerplay
7 10 (2.89%) Cognos Impromptu
7 10 (2.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 9 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.60%) DataStage
9 6 (1.73%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.45%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.87%) QlikView
12 3 (0.87%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.58%) Spotfire
14 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.18%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.16%) Subversion
3 4 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.16%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.58%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.29%) NUnit
5 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
General
1 80 (23.12%) Finance
2 36 (10.40%) Retail
2 36 (10.40%) Automotive
3 20 (5.78%) Electronics
3 20 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.91%) Marketing
5 6 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.73%) Publishing
5 6 (1.73%) Banking
6 2 (0.58%) Games
6 2 (0.58%) German Language
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (17.34%) Developer
2 57 (16.47%) Consultant
3 43 (12.43%) Analyst
4 38 (10.98%) SAP Consultant
5 32 (9.25%) Project Manager
6 28 (8.09%) Architect
7 21 (6.07%) Software Developer
7 21 (6.07%) .NET Developer
8 18 (5.20%) C# Developer
8 18 (5.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (4.91%) Business Manager
10 16 (4.62%) C# Software Developer
10 16 (4.62%) CRM Architect
10 16 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 13 (3.76%) Business Architect
11 13 (3.76%) VB.NET Developer
12 12 (3.47%) Programmer
12 12 (3.47%) Support Analyst
12 12 (3.47%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (15.90%) .NET
2 23 (6.65%) ASP.NET
3 22 (6.36%) HTML
4 20 (5.78%) Web Services
5 19 (5.49%) .NET Framework
6 15 (4.34%) WCF
6 15 (4.34%) EDI
7 11 (3.18%) LINQ
7 11 (3.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (3.18%) CSS
8 10 (2.89%) WinForms
9 8 (2.31%) Middleware
9 8 (2.31%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (2.02%) XML
11 5 (1.45%) Grails
11 5 (1.45%) XHTML
12 4 (1.16%) J2EE
12 4 (1.16%) MFC
12 4 (1.16%) jQuery
13 3 (0.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.91%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.47%) Clustering
4 11 (3.18%) DTV
5 8 (2.31%) Thin Client
5 8 (2.31%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.16%) VHDL
7 4 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.16%) User Experience
8 3 (0.87%) SCADA
9 2 (0.58%) PMI
9 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.58%) Physics
9 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.67%) Windows
2 18 (5.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (3.47%) Windows 7
4 9 (2.60%) Linux
5 6 (1.73%) UNIX
6 4 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.58%) VMS
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.29%) Android
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (22.83%) ERP
2 66 (19.08%) Project Management
3 56 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (10.69%) CRM
4 37 (10.69%) Logistics
5 30 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (8.38%) ITIL
7 24 (6.94%) Business Transformation
8 22 (6.36%) Programme Management
8 22 (6.36%) Change Management
8 22 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (6.36%) Data Analysis
9 20 (5.78%) Service Management
9 20 (5.78%) Software Engineering
10 19 (5.49%) Business Analysis
10 19 (5.49%) PRINCE2
11 17 (4.91%) MVC
12 15 (4.34%) Mentoring
13 14 (4.05%) Project Planning
14 12 (3.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 63 (18.21%) SQL
2 36 (10.40%) C#
3 25 (7.23%) VBA
4 22 (6.36%) VB.NET
5 16 (4.62%) ABAP
6 14 (4.05%) Java
6 14 (4.05%) C++
6 14 (4.05%) C
7 12 (3.47%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.18%) VB
9 7 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.45%) Groovy
10 5 (1.45%) Embedded C
10 5 (1.45%) VC++
11 4 (1.16%) Assembly Language
12 3 (0.87%) PHP
13 2 (0.58%) Delphi
13 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.58%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (0.58%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 49 (14.16%) Degree
2 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.60%) MCP
4 8 (2.31%) MCSE
4 8 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.16%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.29%) HNC
8 1 (0.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.16%) TickIT
1 4 (1.16%) ISO 9000
1 4 (1.16%) COBIT
1 4 (1.16%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.16%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 111 (32.08%) SAP
2 57 (16.47%) Microsoft
3 46 (13.29%) Oracle
4 15 (4.34%) Cognos
5 13 (3.76%) Cisco
6 10 (2.89%) Citrix
7 8 (2.31%) VMware
7 8 (2.31%) EMC
8 7 (2.02%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.45%) IBM
10 4 (1.16%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.16%) Sage
10 4 (1.16%) Lotus
10 4 (1.16%) Infor
11 3 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.58%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.58%) Autodesk
12 2 (0.58%) Siemens
12 2 (0.58%) MAPICS
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham
MRP Global
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + inclusive package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12%, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 15%, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Hudson - Molson Coors
Salary: Competitive salary + a great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health care, 26 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + commission, full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21.12 - 21.12 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £75k -£90k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
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