Period
to 22 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 74 102
Rank change year-on-year -46 +28 -68
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 42 143 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.52% 3.70% 2.79%
As % of the General category 4.51% 8.82% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 76
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £35,750 £19,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,000 £74,500 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,450 £43,750
% change year-on-year +8.56% -5.26% +16.67%

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 931 1,621 1,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.67% 41.91% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 755 1,164 1,390
Birmingham median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,700 £75,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 22 (52.38%) SAP
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (30.95%) Finance
4 12 (28.57%) Marketing
4 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
6 10 (23.81%) Electronics
6 10 (23.81%) Programme Management
6 10 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (23.81%) Public Sector
7 9 (21.43%) Degree
7 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.43%) Oracle
7 9 (21.43%) ERP
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 8 (19.05%) Project Delivery
9 7 (16.67%) Power Platform
9 7 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
10 6 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
10 6 (14.29%) Power BI
10 6 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA
10 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 5 (11.90%) Logistics
11 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (11.90%) Local Government
11 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (11.90%) SAP PP
11 5 (11.90%) SAP APO

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 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (11.90%) SAP APO
2 5 (11.90%) SAP PP
3 4 (9.52%) SAP CO
3 4 (9.52%) SAP FI
3 4 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (2.38%) Infor LN
6 1 (2.38%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (2.38%) SAP SD
6 1 (2.38%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Power Platform
2 4 (9.52%) Office 365
3 3 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.38%) AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Power BI
2 6 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
3 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (11.90%) QlikView
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.38%) Babel
2 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) JMeter
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) webpack
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Marketing
3 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
4 10 (23.81%) Electronics
4 10 (23.81%) Public Sector
5 5 (11.90%) Local Government
5 5 (11.90%) Social Housing
6 4 (9.52%) Automotive
7 2 (4.76%) Retail
8 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 6 (14.29%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Administrator
3 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) SAP APO Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) SAP PP Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) IT Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Security Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) Spring
2 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.14%) J2EE
2 3 (7.14%) Spring Boot
3 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.76%) Java EE
3 2 (4.76%) JMS
3 2 (4.76%) JSF
3 2 (4.76%) React
3 2 (4.76%) Vue.js
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) EJB
4 1 (2.38%) JDBC
4 1 (2.38%) JPA
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.38%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) SCADA
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) Life Science
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (23.81%) Programme Management
3 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) ERP
4 8 (19.05%) Project Delivery
5 7 (16.67%) Thought Leadership
6 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Logistics
7 5 (11.90%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
7 5 (11.90%) Project Management
7 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Coaching
8 3 (7.14%) CRM
9 2 (4.76%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 2 (4.76%) Decision-Making
9 2 (4.76%) Order to Cash
9 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) VB
3 4 (9.52%) VB6
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) Java 8
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CEH
3 1 (2.38%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Kibana
1 1 (2.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) SAP
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Infor
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) VMware