Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 94 33
Rank change year-on-year +27 -61 +15
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 152 116 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.05% 3.01% 6.33%
As % of the General category 10.94% 6.98% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 59 74 134
Birmingham median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,000 £60,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -6.98%

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

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,389 1,663 1,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 37.01% 43.13% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1,284 1,352
Birmingham median annual salary £43,875 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.24% +0.59% -6.11%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £67,500 £67,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Birmingham

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Birmingham

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 97 (63.82%) Finance
2 91 (59.87%) Retail
3 79 (51.97%) SAP
4 51 (33.55%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (32.89%) Publishing
6 42 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (26.32%) Self-Motivation
8 28 (18.42%) Presales
9 26 (17.11%) Project Management
9 26 (17.11%) ITIL
10 21 (13.82%) Integration Testing
11 20 (13.16%) Project Planning
11 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
11 20 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (12.50%) SAP APO
12 19 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 19 (12.50%) CRM
13 18 (11.84%) Logistics
13 18 (11.84%) SAP S/4HANA
14 17 (11.18%) Microsoft Excel
15 16 (10.53%) Web Services
15 16 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
15 16 (10.53%) APMP
15 16 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
15 16 (10.53%) Analytics
15 16 (10.53%) Data Centre
15 16 (10.53%) SDLC
16 15 (9.87%) Degree
16 15 (9.87%) Marketing
16 15 (9.87%) SAP SCM

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 8 (5.26%) CMS
1 8 (5.26%) IIS
1 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) WordPress
3 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (11.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (8.55%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.66%) Mingle
5 1 (0.66%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.66%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 19 (12.50%) SAP APO
2 18 (11.84%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (9.87%) SAP SCM
4 13 (8.55%) SAP QM
5 12 (7.89%) SAP EWM
6 7 (4.61%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (3.29%) SAP Business One
8 3 (1.97%) SAP GTS
8 3 (1.97%) SAP SD
8 3 (1.97%) Teamcenter
9 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (1.32%) Infor LN
9 2 (1.32%) Infor M3
9 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (1.32%) SAP CO
9 2 (1.32%) SAP FI
9 2 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (1.32%) SAP FSCM
10 1 (0.66%) Infor CloudSuite
10 1 (0.66%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.63%) Office 365
4 4 (2.63%) SaaS
5 2 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.66%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.26%) SSL
2 6 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.95%) VPN
3 4 (2.63%) LAN
3 4 (2.63%) RFID
3 4 (2.63%) WAN
3 4 (2.63%) Wireless
3 4 (2.63%) WLAN
4 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.29%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.97%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.32%) Power BI
6 1 (0.66%) Big Data
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) eCATT
1 4 (2.63%) LSMW
2 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (63.82%) Finance
2 91 (59.87%) Retail
3 50 (32.89%) Publishing
4 15 (9.87%) Marketing
5 10 (6.58%) Legal
6 8 (5.26%) Banking
6 8 (5.26%) Law
7 5 (3.29%) Billing
8 4 (2.63%) Automotive
8 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.97%) Back Office
10 2 (1.32%) Advertising
10 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.32%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (1.32%) Electronics
10 2 (1.32%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 41 (26.97%) Consultant
2 29 (19.08%) Architect
3 24 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
4 17 (11.18%) Project Manager
5 16 (10.53%) SAP Architect
5 16 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 16 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
6 13 (8.55%) Analyst
6 13 (8.55%) Developer
7 12 (7.89%) SAP SCM Architect
7 12 (7.89%) Senior Architect
8 11 (7.24%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.92%) IT Engineer
10 8 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Support Consultant
11 7 (4.61%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) Help Desk Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) Help Desk Support
12 6 (3.95%) IT Support Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) SAP APO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.53%) Web Services
2 12 (7.89%) .NET
2 12 (7.89%) CSS
3 11 (7.24%) .NET Framework
3 11 (7.24%) ASP.NET
3 11 (7.24%) Entity Framework
4 8 (5.26%) jQuery
4 8 (5.26%) JSON
4 8 (5.26%) LINQ
4 8 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (5.26%) WCF
5 4 (2.63%) EDI
5 4 (2.63%) HTML
5 4 (2.63%) IDoc
6 3 (1.97%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.97%) CSS3
6 3 (1.97%) HTML5
6 3 (1.97%) REST
6 3 (1.97%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (26.32%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 14 (9.21%) Management Information System
5 12 (7.89%) FMCG
6 10 (6.58%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.63%) LIMS
7 4 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.97%) AS400
8 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.97%) iSeries
9 2 (1.32%) Social Media
10 1 (0.66%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.66%) Clustering
10 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.66%) User Experience
10 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.55%) Windows
2 9 (5.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.95%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.97%) Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.55%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (18.42%) Presales
3 26 (17.11%) ITIL
3 26 (17.11%) Project Management
4 21 (13.82%) Integration Testing
5 20 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (13.16%) Project Planning
6 19 (12.50%) CRM
6 19 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 18 (11.84%) Logistics
8 16 (10.53%) Analytics
8 16 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
8 16 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
8 16 (10.53%) SDLC
9 13 (8.55%) Supply Chain Management
10 12 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (7.89%) Unit Testing
11 11 (7.24%) Data Protection
11 11 (7.24%) ERP
11 11 (7.24%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.89%) C#
1 12 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 11 (7.24%) SQL
3 8 (5.26%) VB
3 8 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 7 (4.61%) ABAP
5 3 (1.97%) X++
6 2 (1.32%) Java
7 1 (0.66%) Google Apps Script
7 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (10.53%) APMP
2 15 (9.87%) Degree
3 14 (9.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.63%) CCDP
4 4 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.97%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) ISEB
6 2 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) GDPR
2 8 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (6.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 79 (51.97%) SAP
2 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.26%) LexisNexis
4 4 (2.63%) HP
4 4 (2.63%) Infor
4 4 (2.63%) Juniper
4 4 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.97%) Google
6 2 (1.32%) Baan
6 2 (1.32%) Cadence
6 2 (1.32%) EMC
7 1 (0.66%) IBM
7 1 (0.66%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle
7 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow