The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 32 28
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.48% 0.63% 0.58%
As % of the General category 4.65% 1.37% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £43,750 £26,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.26% -50.47%  
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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 43 73 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 31.85% 45.91% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 61 37
Median salary £40,750 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.60% -6.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Chester

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Chester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) XAML
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Moq
2 1 (20.00%) Profibus
2 1 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (20.00%) WinCC

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (20.00%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Control Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Diagnostic Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Industrial Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) MVVM
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) SOLID
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (20.00%) Rockwell
2 1 (20.00%) Wonderware