The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 58 63 61
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 7 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.09% 2.74% 2.80%
As % of the General category 3.59% 7.38% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 30
Median salary £39,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.28% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £54,250 £60,000
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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 195 298 328
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 30.23% 37.16% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 142 233 271
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 2 £42,000 -20.00%
Bedford - 1 £37,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £34,000 -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (43.75%) ERP
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Avaya
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
5 3 (18.75%) Siemens
5 3 (18.75%) Mitel
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (18.75%) SaaS
5 3 (18.75%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Presales
6 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Simulink
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.25%) GoldMine
3 1 (6.25%) Sage 1000
3 1 (6.25%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (6.25%) Military
4 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Field Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Field Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Presales Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) BAPI
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WSDL
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (18.75%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) MODAF
4 2 (12.50%) Presales
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) SysML
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Avaya
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Mitel
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
1 3 (18.75%) Siemens
2 1 (6.25%) arcserve
2 1 (6.25%) CA
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Sage
2 1 (6.25%) Veeam
2 1 (6.25%) VMware