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

Manufacturing
Lancashire / Blackpool
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 11 8
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 7.69% 9.68% 17.91%
As % of the General category 20.00% 21.43% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Median salary £42,500 £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.28% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% -2.22%  

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 Blackpool with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Blackpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5 14 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 38.46% 45.16% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 15
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,140 £18,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,900 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Blackpool 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 Blackpool

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Blackpool

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

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Minitab
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Minitab