Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 141 233 185
Rank change year-on-year +92 -48 -25
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1,757 1,517 2,613
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.38% 1.44% 1.89%
As % of the General category 5.98% 3.57% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,349 1,103 1,872
10th Percentile £31,150 £27,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,120 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.91% +1.30% -2.06%

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 29,377 42,541 56,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.73% 40.52% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21,876 32,942 43,261
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,656 £31,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +7.84%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £58,820 £57,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.09% +10.00%

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 +219 480 £75,000 +20.00% 108
South East +35 341 £45,000 -5.26% 166
South West +28 271 £45,000 - 138
North of England +17 264 £45,000 +2.27% 241
Midlands +44 180 £45,000 - 208
North West +13 149 £50,000 +13.64% 113
East of England +23 120 £47,500 -5.00% 119
Yorkshire +32 100 £42,500 +6.25% 97
West Midlands +12 91 £45,000 - 120
East Midlands +55 88 £47,500 +11.76% 88
North East -3 15 £42,500 - 32
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 826 (47.01%) Finance
2 785 (44.68%) SAP
3 725 (41.26%) Marketing
4 715 (40.69%) Electronics
5 708 (40.30%) Business Intelligence
6 690 (39.27%) Telecoms
7 688 (39.16%) Public Sector
8 650 (36.99%) Digital Marketing
9 648 (36.88%) Programme Management
10 376 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
11 311 (17.70%) Degree
12 290 (16.51%) SQL
13 262 (14.91%) ERP
14 247 (14.06%) Microsoft
15 232 (13.20%) JavaScript
16 226 (12.86%) Project Management
17 221 (12.58%) Azure
18 216 (12.29%) Python
19 210 (11.95%) Software Engineering
20 187 (10.64%) Linux
21 174 (9.90%) Information Security
22 173 (9.85%) GDPR
23 172 (9.79%) HTML
24 168 (9.56%) Problem-Solving
25 167 (9.50%) Pharmaceutical
26 162 (9.22%) AWS
26 162 (9.22%) DevOps
27 155 (8.82%) Computer Science
27 155 (8.82%) Management Information System
28 153 (8.71%) CSS

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 36 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.02%) Mule
2 18 (1.02%) Red Hat Fuse
3 17 (0.97%) JBoss
3 17 (0.97%) Mule ESB
4 16 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 15 (0.85%) Confluence
6 10 (0.57%) Apache Spark
6 10 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.57%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.46%) CMS
7 8 (0.46%) SAS
8 7 (0.40%) Skype for Business
8 7 (0.40%) WordPress
9 5 (0.28%) nginx
10 4 (0.23%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.17%) Apache
11 3 (0.17%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 56 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (1.42%) SOLIDWORKS
4 16 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.68%) Zeplin
7 10 (0.57%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.23%) Sketch
11 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.17%) Adobe XD
11 3 (0.17%) Chatbot
11 3 (0.17%) Figma
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.11%) InDesign
12 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.11%) Simulink
13 1 (0.057%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.057%) InVision
Business Applications
1 41 (2.33%) NetSuite
2 40 (2.28%) Dynamics AX
3 27 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
4 21 (1.20%) SAP Business One
5 20 (1.14%) SAP ERP
5 20 (1.14%) SAP MM
6 13 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (0.68%) Infor M3
7 12 (0.68%) Magento
7 12 (0.68%) SAP PP
8 10 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
10 7 (0.40%) SAP SD
11 6 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (0.34%) SAP CO
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
12 5 (0.28%) Sage X3
12 5 (0.28%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 221 (12.58%) Azure
2 162 (9.22%) AWS
3 119 (6.77%) GCP
4 104 (5.92%) SaaS
5 101 (5.75%) Microsoft 365
6 47 (2.68%) Power Platform
7 39 (2.22%) Serverless
8 38 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
9 27 (1.54%) Azure Functions
10 25 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
11 24 (1.37%) Cloud Functions
12 23 (1.31%) Firebase
13 18 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.68%) Power Automate
14 12 (0.68%) PowerApps
15 11 (0.63%) GitHub
16 10 (0.57%) Kong
16 10 (0.57%) PaaS
16 10 (0.57%) ServiceMax
17 9 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.56%) Firewall
2 37 (2.11%) Wireless
3 29 (1.65%) Ethernet
4 21 (1.20%) Network Security
5 19 (1.08%) WAN
6 18 (1.02%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.91%) LAN
8 15 (0.85%) Internet
8 15 (0.85%) VoIP
9 14 (0.80%) DNS
10 12 (0.68%) RS-485
10 12 (0.68%) VPN
11 10 (0.57%) 5G
12 9 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (0.51%) RS-232
13 8 (0.46%) 4G
13 8 (0.46%) DHCP
13 8 (0.46%) Skype
13 8 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (0.40%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 47 (2.68%) NoSQL
5 44 (2.50%) Power BI
6 41 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (2.33%) Tableau
7 39 (2.22%) MySQL
8 34 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
9 27 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (1.31%) Big Data
11 21 (1.20%) QlikView
12 19 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (1.02%) Relational Database
14 15 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (0.80%) Blockchain
16 13 (0.74%) Hadoop
17 11 (0.63%) OLAP
18 9 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 8 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 124 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 79 (4.50%) JIRA
3 45 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 25 (1.42%) Eclipse
4 25 (1.42%) Maven
5 24 (1.37%) JUnit
6 20 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.08%) GitLab
7 19 (1.08%) IntelliJ
8 17 (0.97%) LSMW
8 17 (0.97%) Subversion
9 15 (0.85%) Grunt
9 15 (0.85%) gulp
10 12 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.57%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.57%) Cypress.io
11 10 (0.57%) Postman
12 9 (0.51%) GCC
13 8 (0.46%) Artifactory
13 8 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 826 (47.01%) Finance
2 725 (41.26%) Marketing
3 715 (40.69%) Electronics
4 690 (39.27%) Telecoms
5 688 (39.16%) Public Sector
6 167 (9.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 150 (8.54%) Law
8 149 (8.48%) Legal
9 145 (8.25%) Retail
10 54 (3.07%) Banking
11 53 (3.02%) Automotive
12 34 (1.94%) Games
13 23 (1.31%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.68%) French Language
15 10 (0.57%) Military
16 9 (0.51%) Publishing
17 8 (0.46%) German Language
18 6 (0.34%) Advertising
19 5 (0.28%) Billing
19 5 (0.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 398 (22.65%) Developer
2 195 (11.10%) Analyst
3 137 (7.80%) Administrator
4 135 (7.68%) Consultant
5 115 (6.55%) Software Engineer
6 113 (6.43%) Senior Developer
7 112 (6.37%) Data Administrator
8 77 (4.38%) Software Developer
9 69 (3.93%) Architect
10 60 (3.41%) Java Developer
11 55 (3.13%) Business Analyst
12 52 (2.96%) .NET Developer
12 52 (2.96%) Design Engineer
13 48 (2.73%) IT Manager
14 42 (2.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 39 (2.22%) Full Stack Developer
16 37 (2.11%) C++ Software Engineer
16 37 (2.11%) IT Support
16 37 (2.11%) Web Developer
17 36 (2.05%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (9.79%) HTML
2 153 (8.71%) CSS
3 131 (7.46%) .NET
4 130 (7.40%) AngularJS
5 75 (4.27%) ASP.NET
5 75 (4.27%) React
6 74 (4.21%) REST
7 64 (3.64%) Node.js
8 62 (3.53%) HTML5
9 47 (2.68%) .NET Core
10 43 (2.45%) Vue.js
11 42 (2.39%) CSS3
12 41 (2.33%) SOAP
13 36 (2.05%) JSON
14 35 (1.99%) RESTful
15 33 (1.88%) Web Services
16 29 (1.65%) jQuery
16 29 (1.65%) Spring
17 28 (1.59%) XML
18 25 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 155 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 135 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (4.10%) User Experience
4 64 (3.64%) Life Science
5 55 (3.13%) Cloud Native
6 47 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
7 40 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 35 (1.99%) Blog
9 33 (1.88%) FMCG
10 25 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 25 (1.42%) Data Structures
11 21 (1.20%) ASTM
12 20 (1.14%) Data Centre
13 18 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
14 17 (0.97%) Virtual Team
15 16 (0.91%) Acoustics
16 14 (0.80%) Driving Licence
16 14 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
17 12 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 12 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 187 (10.64%) Linux
2 139 (7.91%) Windows
3 48 (2.73%) Windows Server
4 28 (1.59%) Unix
5 25 (1.42%) Windows 10
6 19 (1.08%) Windows Server 2016
7 18 (1.02%) CentOS
8 17 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.68%) Android
10 11 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (0.57%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
14 5 (0.28%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.28%) Kali Linux
14 5 (0.28%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.23%) VMS
16 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (40.30%) Business Intelligence
2 650 (36.99%) Digital Marketing
3 648 (36.88%) Programme Management
4 376 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
5 262 (14.91%) ERP
6 226 (12.86%) Project Management
7 210 (11.95%) Software Engineering
8 174 (9.90%) Information Security
9 168 (9.56%) Problem-Solving
10 162 (9.22%) DevOps
11 155 (8.82%) Computer Science
12 140 (7.97%) Scrum
13 139 (7.91%) Data Protection
14 128 (7.29%) Matrix Organization
15 112 (6.37%) Cybersecurity
16 101 (5.75%) Web Development
17 95 (5.41%) Analytics
17 95 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
18 78 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
19 77 (4.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 290 (16.51%) SQL
2 232 (13.20%) JavaScript
3 216 (12.29%) Python
4 146 (8.31%) C++
5 125 (7.11%) C#
6 122 (6.94%) Java
7 117 (6.66%) C
8 70 (3.98%) TypeScript
9 64 (3.64%) PHP
10 53 (3.02%) Go
11 26 (1.48%) Ruby
12 24 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 24 (1.37%) VB.NET
13 23 (1.31%) Rust
14 22 (1.25%) Embedded C
15 20 (1.14%) T-SQL
16 19 (1.08%) Shell Script
17 18 (1.02%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.97%) SAPscript
19 16 (0.91%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 311 (17.70%) Degree
2 113 (6.43%) Security Cleared
3 74 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 69 (3.93%) Master's Degree
5 51 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 41 (2.33%) PhD
7 15 (0.85%) IIBA
8 14 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.74%) CISSP
9 13 (0.74%) HND
10 12 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.68%) MBA
11 11 (0.63%) CCNP
11 11 (0.63%) HNC
12 10 (0.57%) PMP
13 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.46%) CEH
14 8 (0.46%) CISM
14 8 (0.46%) OSCP
14 8 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (9.85%) GDPR
2 81 (4.61%) QA
3 43 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.25%) NIST
5 21 (1.20%) GMP
6 15 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.68%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 11 (0.63%) SLA
9 10 (0.57%) GxP
9 10 (0.57%) PMO
10 9 (0.51%) Data Quality
10 9 (0.51%) GAMP
11 8 (0.46%) ISO 13485
11 8 (0.46%) NCSC
12 7 (0.40%) COSHH
13 6 (0.34%) MISRA
13 6 (0.34%) MISRA C
13 6 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 115 (6.55%) Docker
2 82 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (1.54%) Firmware
4 24 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.34%) vSphere
7 5 (0.28%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.23%) Snort
8 4 (0.23%) Squid
9 3 (0.17%) KVM
9 3 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 78 (4.44%) Kubernetes
2 48 (2.73%) Terraform
3 23 (1.31%) Ansible
3 23 (1.31%) Puppet
4 13 (0.74%) Istio
5 12 (0.68%) SCCM
6 10 (0.57%) Argo
6 10 (0.57%) Knative
6 10 (0.57%) linkerd
7 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (0.40%) Grafana
8 7 (0.40%) Packer
8 7 (0.40%) Prometheus
9 6 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
11 4 (0.23%) Nessus
11 4 (0.23%) Nexpose
11 4 (0.23%) Suricata
Vendors
1 785 (44.68%) SAP
2 247 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 102 (5.81%) Google
4 69 (3.93%) Oracle
5 64 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
6 45 (2.56%) JD Edwards
7 43 (2.45%) VMware
8 34 (1.94%) Cisco
9 24 (1.37%) Infor
10 21 (1.20%) ANSYS
10 21 (1.20%) IFS
10 21 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 20 (1.14%) IBM
12 17 (0.97%) Dell
13 12 (0.68%) Adobe
13 12 (0.68%) Cognos
13 12 (0.68%) Epicor
13 12 (0.68%) Guidewire
14 10 (0.57%) Apple
15 9 (0.51%) Palo Alto