The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 33 29 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.78% 1.74% 7.04%
As % of the General category 5.00% 4.35% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £32,500 - £45,000
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 Belfast with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 80 46 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 35.56% 40.00% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 27 16
Median salary £50,000 £29,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.41% -31.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast 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 Belfast

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Belfast

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) KYC
4 2 (20.00%) Discrete Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle ERP

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripter
1 3 (30.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) E-Business Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Discrete Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) KYC
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware