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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 81 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 164 209 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.93% 3.84% 4.29%
As % of the General category 8.31% 9.25% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 138 177 145
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
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
1974 2260 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.24% 41.54% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1821 1393
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 19 September 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 September 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 54 £47,500 -6.86% 9
Coventry +2 37 £60,000 +100.00% 7
Warwickshire -9 16 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Staffordshire -22 9 £27,000 -10.00% 3
Worcestershire +1 8 £40,000 +35.59% 5
Shropshire 0 5 £32,500 -10.95%
Walsall 0 4 £30,750 -31.66%
Wolverhampton - 3 - -
Solihull +2 1 - - 1
Dudley -6 1 £47,500 +90.00%
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 112 (32.28%) SAP
2 86 (24.78%) ERP
3 74 (21.33%) Finance
4 62 (17.87%) Project Management
5 58 (16.71%) .NET
6 57 (16.43%) Microsoft
7 54 (15.56%) SQL
7 54 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (15.27%) SQL Server
9 45 (12.97%) Degree
10 41 (11.82%) Oracle
10 41 (11.82%) CRM
11 38 (10.95%) C#
11 38 (10.95%) Retail
12 37 (10.66%) Automotive
13 35 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (8.93%) VBA
14 31 (8.93%) Logistics
15 29 (8.36%) ITIL
15 29 (8.36%) SAP CRM
16 28 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (7.78%) ASP.NET
18 26 (7.49%) Windows
19 25 (7.20%) MS Excel
19 25 (7.20%) Crystal Reports
19 25 (7.20%) HTML
20 24 (6.92%) Web Services
21 23 (6.63%) Change Management
22 22 (6.34%) Telecoms
22 22 (6.34%) Software Engineering

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.76%) IIS
2 15 (4.32%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.86%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (0.58%) CMS
5 2 (0.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.29%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.46%) MS Office
3 7 (2.02%) Simulink
4 6 (1.73%) MS Project
5 3 (0.86%) CATIA
6 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (8.36%) SAP CRM
2 17 (4.90%) SAP PP
3 14 (4.03%) Oracle ERP
4 13 (3.75%) SAP MM
5 12 (3.46%) Cognos TM1
5 12 (3.46%) SAP WM
6 11 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (3.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (2.59%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (2.59%) SAP APO
8 7 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (1.73%) SAP SD
10 5 (1.44%) SAP QM
11 4 (1.15%) SAP SCM
12 3 (0.86%) SAP FI
12 3 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
12 3 (0.86%) SAP CO
13 2 (0.58%) SAP PM
13 2 (0.58%) Maximo
13 2 (0.58%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.46%) FTP
2 6 (1.73%) WAN
3 5 (1.44%) LAN
3 5 (1.44%) Intranet
4 4 (1.15%) Internet
4 4 (1.15%) Firewall
4 4 (1.15%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.86%) Network Security
5 3 (0.86%) VPN
6 2 (0.58%) VoIP
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) DNS
7 1 (0.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.29%) NAS
7 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.29%) Wireless
7 1 (0.29%) IPsec
7 1 (0.29%) MPLS
7 1 (0.29%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.20%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.32%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.03%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.46%) Cognos Powerplay
6 12 (3.46%) Cognos Impromptu
6 12 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.46%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 11 (3.17%) DataStage
8 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.73%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.44%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.86%) QlikView
13 2 (0.58%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.58%) Spotfire
14 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.15%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.15%) Subversion
3 4 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.58%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.29%) NUnit
5 1 (0.29%) LSMW
General
1 74 (21.33%) Finance
2 38 (10.95%) Retail
3 37 (10.66%) Automotive
4 22 (6.34%) Telecoms
5 20 (5.76%) Electronics
6 17 (4.90%) Marketing
7 7 (2.02%) German Language
8 6 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.73%) Publishing
9 5 (1.44%) Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 59 (17.00%) Developer
2 53 (15.27%) Consultant
3 50 (14.41%) Analyst
4 34 (9.80%) SAP Consultant
5 28 (8.07%) Architect
5 28 (8.07%) Project Manager
6 23 (6.63%) Software Developer
7 22 (6.34%) .NET Developer
8 19 (5.48%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (5.19%) CRM Architect
10 17 (4.90%) .NET Software Developer
10 17 (4.90%) C# Software Developer
10 17 (4.90%) Business Manager
11 15 (4.32%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.03%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.03%) VB.NET Developer
12 14 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 13 (3.75%) SAP Support
13 13 (3.75%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (16.71%) .NET
2 27 (7.78%) ASP.NET
3 25 (7.20%) HTML
4 24 (6.92%) Web Services
5 20 (5.76%) .NET Framework
6 17 (4.90%) WCF
7 13 (3.75%) LINQ
7 13 (3.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (3.46%) EDI
8 12 (3.46%) CSS
9 11 (3.17%) WinForms
10 10 (2.88%) XML
11 8 (2.31%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (1.73%) Middleware
13 5 (1.44%) XHTML
13 5 (1.44%) J2EE
13 5 (1.44%) MFC
13 5 (1.44%) Grails
14 4 (1.15%) jQuery
14 4 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.17%) DTV
4 10 (2.88%) Clustering
5 8 (2.31%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.31%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.15%) VHDL
7 4 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (0.86%) SCADA
8 3 (0.86%) FMCG
8 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.86%) User Experience
9 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.58%) Physics
9 2 (0.58%) PMI
10 1 (0.29%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.49%) Windows
2 16 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.02%) Linux
5 3 (0.86%) UNIX
5 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.58%) VMS
6 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (24.78%) ERP
2 62 (17.87%) Project Management
3 54 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (11.82%) CRM
5 31 (8.93%) Logistics
6 29 (8.36%) ITIL
7 28 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (6.63%) Change Management
9 22 (6.34%) Data Analysis
9 22 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (6.34%) Software Engineering
10 21 (6.05%) MVC
10 21 (6.05%) PRINCE2
11 20 (5.76%) Programme Management
11 20 (5.76%) Business Analysis
12 19 (5.48%) Service Management
13 18 (5.19%) Business Transformation
14 15 (4.32%) Mentoring
15 14 (4.03%) ETL
16 13 (3.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.56%) SQL
2 38 (10.95%) C#
3 31 (8.93%) VBA
4 21 (6.05%) VB.NET
5 18 (5.19%) Java
6 16 (4.61%) ABAP
7 15 (4.32%) C++
7 15 (4.32%) C
8 12 (3.46%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.02%) VB
9 7 (2.02%) MATLAB
10 6 (1.73%) VC++
11 5 (1.44%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.44%) Groovy
12 4 (1.15%) Assembly Language
13 3 (0.86%) PHP
14 2 (0.58%) Delphi
14 2 (0.58%) SAPscript
14 2 (0.58%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 45 (12.97%) Degree
2 9 (2.59%) MCP
2 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.31%) MCSE
3 8 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.02%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (1.15%) SAP Certification
5 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ACCA
7 1 (0.29%) CIMA
7 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) AAT
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.29%) HNC
7 1 (0.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.44%) TickIT
1 5 (1.44%) ISO 9000
2 4 (1.15%) COBIT
2 4 (1.15%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.58%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 112 (32.28%) SAP
2 57 (16.43%) Microsoft
3 41 (11.82%) Oracle
4 15 (4.32%) Cognos
5 12 (3.46%) Cisco
5 12 (3.46%) Citrix
6 7 (2.02%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.73%) Infor
7 6 (1.73%) EMC
8 5 (1.44%) Sage
9 4 (1.15%) SolidWorks
9 4 (1.15%) VMware
9 4 (1.15%) IBM
9 4 (1.15%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.86%) Lotus
11 2 (0.58%) Siemens
11 2 (0.58%) Hitachi
11 2 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.58%) Google
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k plus £6k car allowa
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Rolls Royce
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3000 - £30000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS (CAR)
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Exec Car + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago