The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - 44
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.75% - 2.16%
As % of the General category 5.88% - 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £37,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17 49 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 12.69% 26.20% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 28
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -2.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Bedford

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Bedford.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Presales Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware