Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 94 41
Rank change year-on-year +29 -53 +17
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 164 98 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.15% 2.55% 5.60%
As % of the General category 10.75% 5.93% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61 79 114
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £55,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,450 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -0.12% +9.21% -12.64%

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 1,525 1,652 1,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 38.63% 42.94% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,123 1,321 1,343
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% -4.71%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 114 (69.51%) Finance
2 100 (60.98%) Retail
3 84 (51.22%) SAP
4 67 (40.85%) Problem-Solving
5 62 (37.80%) Publishing
6 58 (35.37%) Analytical Skills
7 55 (33.54%) Self-Motivation
8 33 (20.12%) Logistics
9 29 (17.68%) CRM
10 28 (17.07%) Microsoft
10 28 (17.07%) Presales
11 27 (16.46%) Project Management
12 26 (15.85%) Integration Testing
13 25 (15.24%) ITIL
14 23 (14.02%) Project Planning
15 21 (12.80%) Security Cleared
15 21 (12.80%) PRINCE2
16 20 (12.20%) Management Information System
16 20 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (11.59%) ERP
18 18 (10.98%) SDLC
19 16 (9.76%) Process Improvement
19 16 (9.76%) Customer Requirements
20 15 (9.15%) Matrix Organization
20 15 (9.15%) Data Centre
20 15 (9.15%) SQL
20 15 (9.15%) APMP
20 15 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (9.15%) Knowledge Management
21 14 (8.54%) Marketing

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 9 (5.49%) CMS
1 9 (5.49%) IIS
1 9 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.83%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (6.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.61%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.61%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 13 (7.93%) SAP APO
1 13 (7.93%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (6.71%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (6.10%) SAP QM
3 10 (6.10%) SAP SCM
4 7 (4.27%) SAP EWM
5 6 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (3.05%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (3.05%) SAP SD
7 4 (2.44%) Infor LN
7 4 (2.44%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (1.83%) SAP CO
8 3 (1.83%) SAP ERP
8 3 (1.83%) SAP FI
8 3 (1.83%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (1.83%) SAP GTS
9 2 (1.22%) BPCS
9 2 (1.22%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (1.22%) NetSuite
9 2 (1.22%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.32%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (3.05%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (3.05%) Office 365
3 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.83%) SaaS
4 2 (1.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.49%) SSL
2 8 (4.88%) LAN
2 8 (4.88%) WAN
2 8 (4.88%) Wireless
2 8 (4.88%) WLAN
3 6 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.66%) VPN
4 4 (2.44%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.61%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.61%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.61%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (4.88%) eCATT
1 8 (4.88%) LSMW
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 114 (69.51%) Finance
2 100 (60.98%) Retail
3 62 (37.80%) Publishing
4 14 (8.54%) Marketing
5 11 (6.71%) Legal
6 9 (5.49%) Banking
6 9 (5.49%) Billing
6 9 (5.49%) Law
7 3 (1.83%) Advertising
7 3 (1.83%) Back Office
7 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.22%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (1.22%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (29.27%) Consultant
2 28 (17.07%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (12.80%) Architect
4 19 (11.59%) Analyst
5 18 (10.98%) Project Manager
6 15 (9.15%) Senior Manager
6 15 (9.15%) Senior Project Manager
7 14 (8.54%) Developer
7 14 (8.54%) SAP Architect
8 13 (7.93%) Support Consultant
9 12 (7.32%) Logistics Consultant
9 12 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.10%) Applications Support
10 10 (6.10%) SAP Logistics Consultant
11 9 (5.49%) IT Engineer
11 9 (5.49%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.88%) Applications Consultant
12 8 (4.88%) Applications Support Consultant
13 7 (4.27%) SAP PP Consultant
13 7 (4.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.32%) CSS
2 11 (6.71%) .NET
2 11 (6.71%) .NET Framework
2 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (6.71%) Entity Framework
2 11 (6.71%) Web Services
3 9 (5.49%) jQuery
3 9 (5.49%) JSON
3 9 (5.49%) LINQ
3 9 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (5.49%) WCF
4 8 (4.88%) EDI
4 8 (4.88%) IDoc
5 5 (3.05%) SAPUI5
6 3 (1.83%) HTML
6 3 (1.83%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.22%) BAPI
7 2 (1.22%) RESTful
7 2 (1.22%) SAP ALE
7 2 (1.22%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 58 (35.37%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (33.54%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 15 (9.15%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.88%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.88%) FMCG
5 8 (4.88%) LIMS
6 5 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.05%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (1.83%) AS400
7 3 (1.83%) Clustering
7 3 (1.83%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.83%) iSeries
7 3 (1.83%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.61%) Social Media
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.93%) Windows
2 9 (5.49%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.66%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.83%) Unix
5 1 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (40.85%) Problem-Solving
2 33 (20.12%) Logistics
3 29 (17.68%) CRM
4 28 (17.07%) Presales
5 27 (16.46%) Project Management
6 26 (15.85%) Integration Testing
7 25 (15.24%) ITIL
8 23 (14.02%) Project Planning
9 21 (12.80%) PRINCE2
10 20 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (11.59%) ERP
12 18 (10.98%) SDLC
13 16 (9.76%) Customer Requirements
13 16 (9.76%) Process Improvement
14 15 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (9.15%) Knowledge Management
14 15 (9.15%) Matrix Organization
15 14 (8.54%) Analytics
16 13 (7.93%) Migration
17 12 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.15%) SQL
2 14 (8.54%) ABAP
3 12 (7.32%) C#
3 12 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.49%) VB
4 9 (5.49%) VB.NET
5 6 (3.66%) Java
6 4 (2.44%) X++
7 2 (1.22%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.61%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (0.61%) MUMPS
8 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (12.80%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.15%) APMP
3 9 (5.49%) Degree
4 7 (4.27%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.44%) CCDP
5 4 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.83%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.83%) CPIM
7 2 (1.22%) ISEB
7 2 (1.22%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) ISO 9001
1 9 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (5.49%) QA
2 6 (3.66%) GDPR
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 84 (51.22%) SAP
2 28 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.10%) Infor
4 9 (5.49%) LexisNexis
5 5 (3.05%) Oracle
6 4 (2.44%) Epicor
6 4 (2.44%) HP
6 4 (2.44%) IFS
6 4 (2.44%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.44%) Juniper
7 3 (1.83%) Baan
7 3 (1.83%) Google
7 3 (1.83%) Sage
7 3 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.22%) hybris
9 1 (0.61%) Cadence