Period
to 12 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 176 173
Rank change year-on-year -29 -3 -42
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 932 2,658 3,234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.60% 2.02% 2.04%
As % of the General category 4.04% 5.04% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 766 1,998 2,506
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 23,068 52,758 68,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.61% 40.10% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17,905 40,050 52,924
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in England

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in England.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in England

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in England over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in England

Manufacturing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the England region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +22 207 £55,000 -18.52% 66
South East -12 201 £51,250 -6.82% 86
North of England -16 179 £50,000 +7.53% 91
South West -17 147 £52,500 +10.53% 66
North West -15 104 £57,500 +23.66% 47
East of England +67 89 £43,750 -12.50% 84
Midlands -70 81 £47,500 +5.56% 122
West Midlands -15 56 £47,500 +5.56% 73
Yorkshire +33 48 £37,500 -14.29% 35
North East +6 27 £65,000 - 9
East Midlands -52 23 £47,500 +11.76% 49
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 343 (36.80%) SAP
2 327 (35.09%) Finance
3 247 (26.50%) Business Intelligence
4 238 (25.54%) Electronics
5 227 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
6 226 (24.25%) Telecoms
7 225 (24.14%) Marketing
8 212 (22.75%) Programme Management
9 208 (22.32%) Public Sector
10 203 (21.78%) Digital Marketing
11 180 (19.31%) Degree
12 172 (18.45%) ERP
13 163 (17.49%) Microsoft
14 160 (17.17%) JavaScript
15 149 (15.99%) SQL
16 138 (14.81%) C#
17 135 (14.48%) Problem-Solving
18 128 (13.73%) Software Engineering
19 126 (13.52%) Project Management
20 114 (12.23%) HTML
21 106 (11.37%) C++
21 106 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
22 105 (11.27%) Git (software)
23 101 (10.84%) Retail
24 96 (10.30%) Azure
25 92 (9.87%) C
26 89 (9.55%) Scrum
27 84 (9.01%) AngularJS
28 83 (8.91%) Windows
28 83 (8.91%) Python

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 23 (2.47%) Apache Spark
1 23 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (0.97%) Confluence
3 9 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.54%) WordPress
5 3 (0.32%) Mule
5 3 (0.32%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.21%) Apache
6 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.11%) MTS
7 1 (0.11%) SAS
7 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 80 (8.58%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (3.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.50%) AutoCAD
4 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
6 5 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.43%) QuarkXPress
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.32%) Revit
8 3 (0.32%) Simulink
8 3 (0.32%) SketchUp
9 2 (0.21%) CATIA
9 2 (0.21%) OrCAD
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.11%) MadCap Flare
10 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (2.68%) SAP ERP
2 25 (2.68%) SAP S/4HANA
3 24 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 20 (2.15%) NetSuite
5 16 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (1.50%) Magento
7 12 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 11 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (1.18%) SAP MM
9 10 (1.07%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 8 (0.86%) JDE OneWorld
11 7 (0.75%) SAP MII
12 6 (0.64%) SAP SD
13 5 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
14 3 (0.32%) SAP CO
14 3 (0.32%) SAP CRM
14 3 (0.32%) SAP EWM
14 3 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
14 3 (0.32%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 96 (10.30%) Azure
2 66 (7.08%) Office 365
3 65 (6.97%) AWS
4 43 (4.61%) Dynamics 365
5 39 (4.18%) Power Platform
6 28 (3.00%) GCP
7 15 (1.61%) PowerApps
8 14 (1.50%) SaaS
9 13 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
10 9 (0.97%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
11 8 (0.86%) npm
12 7 (0.75%) GitHub
12 7 (0.75%) Slack
13 6 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.43%) OneDrive
14 4 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (6.12%) Internet
2 43 (4.61%) Firewall
3 28 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.29%) DNS
4 12 (1.29%) LAN
5 11 (1.18%) DHCP
5 11 (1.18%) VoIP
5 11 (1.18%) VPN
5 11 (1.18%) WAN
6 10 (1.07%) VLAN
6 10 (1.07%) Wireless
7 7 (0.75%) Modbus
7 7 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (0.75%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.64%) Network Security
8 6 (0.64%) RS-232
8 6 (0.64%) RS-485
8 6 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.54%) Bluetooth
9 5 (0.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.18%) Power BI
3 31 (3.33%) Big Data
3 31 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (2.58%) NoSQL
5 23 (2.47%) MySQL
6 22 (2.36%) Hadoop
7 16 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
10 13 (1.39%) SAP HANA
11 11 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.18%) Neo4j
12 9 (0.97%) Amazon Athena
12 9 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.75%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.64%) Amazon Aurora
14 6 (0.64%) Impala
Development Applications
1 105 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 48 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (4.40%) JIRA
4 40 (4.29%) Visual Studio
5 33 (3.54%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.15%) LSMW
7 18 (1.93%) Subversion
8 17 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (1.29%) NUnit
10 11 (1.18%) Vagrant
11 10 (1.07%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.86%) Visual Studio Code
12 8 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (0.75%) Artifactory
13 7 (0.75%) Bugzilla
13 7 (0.75%) CMake
14 6 (0.64%) Babel
14 6 (0.64%) Travis CI
14 6 (0.64%) webpack
15 5 (0.54%) Maven
General
1 327 (35.09%) Finance
2 238 (25.54%) Electronics
3 226 (24.25%) Telecoms
4 225 (24.14%) Marketing
5 208 (22.32%) Public Sector
6 101 (10.84%) Retail
7 28 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 25 (2.68%) Automotive
9 22 (2.36%) Local Government
10 16 (1.72%) Law
11 14 (1.50%) Aerospace
12 13 (1.39%) Banking
13 8 (0.86%) Billing
13 8 (0.86%) Legal
14 7 (0.75%) German Language
15 6 (0.64%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.54%) Military
17 3 (0.32%) Games
17 3 (0.32%) Police
18 2 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 153 (16.42%) Developer
2 105 (11.27%) Analyst
3 89 (9.55%) Consultant
4 84 (9.01%) Architect
5 78 (8.37%) Software Engineer
6 44 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
7 43 (4.61%) Project Manager
8 36 (3.86%) Senior Developer
8 36 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (3.43%) Support Analyst
10 28 (3.00%) .NET Developer
10 28 (3.00%) Software Developer
11 25 (2.68%) Business Analyst
12 24 (2.58%) Junior
13 22 (2.36%) SAP Consultant
14 21 (2.25%) Security Engineer
15 20 (2.15%) Embedded Engineer
16 19 (2.04%) Functional Consultant
16 19 (2.04%) IT Manager
16 19 (2.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (12.23%) HTML
2 84 (9.01%) AngularJS
3 77 (8.26%) .NET
3 77 (8.26%) CSS
4 62 (6.65%) Web Services
5 38 (4.08%) RESTful
6 33 (3.54%) XSLT
7 31 (3.33%) .NET Core
7 31 (3.33%) Node.js
8 30 (3.22%) ASP.NET
8 30 (3.22%) jQuery
9 25 (2.68%) .NET Framework
10 22 (2.36%) React
10 22 (2.36%) Vue.js
11 21 (2.25%) LINQ
11 21 (2.25%) REST
12 20 (2.15%) HTML5
13 18 (1.93%) SAP Smart Forms
13 18 (1.93%) Sass
14 16 (1.72%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 106 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (7.62%) Management Information System
3 50 (5.36%) Life Science
4 45 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (3.76%) Virtual Team
6 24 (2.58%) Blog
7 23 (2.47%) FMCG
7 23 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (2.25%) Internet of Things
9 20 (2.15%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.93%) Driving Licence
10 18 (1.93%) User Experience
11 17 (1.82%) SCADA
12 15 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.29%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.29%) Robotics
14 11 (1.18%) Cloud Native
14 11 (1.18%) Media Streaming
15 10 (1.07%) Acoustics
16 9 (0.97%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 83 (8.91%) Windows
2 64 (6.87%) Linux
3 33 (3.54%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.15%) Android
4 20 (2.15%) Windows 10
5 17 (1.82%) Unix
6 14 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (1.07%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.86%) CentOS
9 4 (0.43%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (0.32%) Debian
10 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.21%) Robot Operating System
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (26.50%) Business Intelligence
2 227 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (22.75%) Programme Management
4 203 (21.78%) Digital Marketing
5 172 (18.45%) ERP
6 135 (14.48%) Problem-Solving
7 128 (13.73%) Software Engineering
8 126 (13.52%) Project Management
9 89 (9.55%) Scrum
10 76 (8.15%) Cybersecurity
10 76 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 68 (7.30%) ITIL
12 67 (7.19%) Analytics
12 67 (7.19%) Computer Science
13 64 (6.87%) Mentoring
14 63 (6.76%) Migration
15 61 (6.55%) MVC
16 60 (6.44%) CRM
17 55 (5.90%) SOA
18 53 (5.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 160 (17.17%) JavaScript
2 149 (15.99%) SQL
3 138 (14.81%) C#
4 106 (11.37%) C++
5 92 (9.87%) C
6 83 (8.91%) Python
7 80 (8.58%) Java
8 38 (4.08%) T-SQL
9 25 (2.68%) PHP
10 23 (2.47%) Embedded C
11 20 (2.15%) ABAP
11 20 (2.15%) Bash Shell
12 18 (1.93%) SAPscript
13 15 (1.61%) TypeScript
14 10 (1.07%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.07%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.97%) VB
16 8 (0.86%) Apex Code
16 8 (0.86%) COBOL
16 8 (0.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 180 (19.31%) Degree
2 52 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 42 (4.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (3.22%) SANS
5 25 (2.68%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (1.50%) PMP
8 12 (1.29%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.07%) CCNA
9 10 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.86%) HNC
10 8 (0.86%) HND
10 8 (0.86%) MCSE
11 7 (0.75%) MCP
12 6 (0.64%) CCNP
12 6 (0.64%) PhD
13 5 (0.54%) ACCA
13 5 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.43%) Cyber Scheme
14 4 (0.43%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.58%) QA
2 15 (1.61%) GDPR
2 15 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.50%) PMO
4 13 (1.39%) GxP
5 9 (0.97%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.86%) SLA
7 6 (0.64%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.43%) IEC 61508
9 4 (0.43%) IEC 62304
9 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.32%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.21%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.21%) SEPA
12 1 (0.11%) RMADS
12 1 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 65 (6.97%) Active Directory
2 41 (4.40%) Docker
3 25 (2.68%) Firmware
4 21 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.18%) VirtualBox
6 8 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.54%) vSphere
8 4 (0.43%) NFS
8 4 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.21%) HDFS
10 2 (0.21%) Samba
10 2 (0.21%) Squid
11 1 (0.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (2.58%) Ansible
1 24 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 21 (2.25%) QRadar
3 16 (1.72%) Terraform
4 11 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
4 11 (1.18%) Puppet
5 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.32%) Nagios
6 3 (0.32%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.21%) SCCM
7 2 (0.21%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.21%) SCOM
7 2 (0.21%) SCSM
7 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.21%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 343 (36.80%) SAP
2 163 (17.49%) Microsoft
3 41 (4.40%) Cisco
4 35 (3.76%) VMware
5 34 (3.65%) Oracle
6 32 (3.43%) IBM
7 30 (3.22%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (2.79%) CyberArk
9 24 (2.58%) Thycotic
10 22 (2.36%) Google
10 22 (2.36%) Palo Alto
11 21 (2.25%) ArcSight
11 21 (2.25%) BeyondTrust
11 21 (2.25%) Bomgar
11 21 (2.25%) CheckPoint
11 21 (2.25%) LogRhythm
11 21 (2.25%) NetWitness
11 21 (2.25%) Splunk
12 20 (2.15%) Autodesk
13 14 (1.50%) JD Edwards