Period
to 22 November 2019

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

Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 166 127
Rank change year-on-year -18 -39 +48
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2,393 3,158 4,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.92% 2.08% 2.67%
As % of the General category 4.81% 4.89% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,736 2,256 3,193
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 49,785 64,536 76,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.86% 42.57% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38,061 50,005 56,653
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,388
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,640 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% +5.28% -

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in England

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in England

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 2019. 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
South East +14 575 £50,000 - 271
North of England -25 481 £47,500 +5.56% 264
South West -9 440 £47,500 +3.26% 263
London +16 388 £65,000 +8.33% 136
Midlands -45 317 £45,000 +5.88% 318
North West +6 313 £45,000 - 143
West Midlands -59 158 £45,500 +1.11% 197
East Midlands -12 154 £45,000 +5.88% 121
East of England -17 150 £50,000 +11.11% 184
Yorkshire -39 149 £45,000 +5.88% 95
North East -11 22 £65,000 +8.33% 26
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 1,082 (45.22%) Finance
2 1,006 (42.04%) SAP
3 757 (31.63%) Electronics
4 742 (31.01%) Telecoms
5 739 (30.88%) Business Intelligence
6 702 (29.34%) Marketing
7 665 (27.79%) Public Sector
8 648 (27.08%) Programme Management
9 636 (26.58%) Digital Marketing
10 634 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
11 445 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 445 (18.60%) Degree
12 432 (18.05%) SQL
13 399 (16.67%) ERP
14 364 (15.21%) SQL Server
15 363 (15.17%) JavaScript
16 357 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
17 322 (13.46%) C#
18 300 (12.54%) Retail
19 294 (12.29%) Python
20 283 (11.83%) Windows
21 270 (11.28%) Project Management
22 263 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
23 260 (10.87%) Java
24 245 (10.24%) Linux
25 235 (9.82%) AWS
26 230 (9.61%) .NET
27 222 (9.28%) C++
28 208 (8.69%) Oracle
29 202 (8.44%) Software Engineering

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 67 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 41 (1.71%) Confluence
2 41 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 40 (1.67%) Apache Spark
4 24 (1.00%) Apache
5 19 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (0.67%) CMS
6 16 (0.67%) Skype for Business
7 14 (0.59%) IIS
8 13 (0.54%) JBoss
9 12 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (0.42%) WordPress
11 8 (0.33%) IBM Notes
11 8 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (0.33%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.29%) Mule
12 7 (0.29%) Mule ESB
12 7 (0.29%) SAS
13 5 (0.21%) Tornado
Applications
1 90 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
2 75 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.71%) Simulink
5 17 (0.71%) Sketch
6 16 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.54%) Figma
8 11 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
9 8 (0.33%) InVision
10 7 (0.29%) NASTRAN
10 7 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.29%) Siemens NX
11 6 (0.25%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.17%) Flinto
12 4 (0.17%) Marvel
13 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.084%) Abaqus
15 1 (0.042%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 120 (5.01%) SAP S/4HANA
2 69 (2.88%) SAP PP
3 58 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 57 (2.38%) SAP FI
5 56 (2.34%) SAP CO
5 56 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 54 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
7 51 (2.13%) SAP ERP
8 50 (2.09%) SAP SD
9 49 (2.05%) NetSuite
10 42 (1.76%) SAP MM
11 38 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
12 28 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
13 26 (1.09%) SAP SCM
14 25 (1.04%) SAP IBP
15 22 (0.92%) SAP WM
16 21 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
16 21 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
17 20 (0.84%) SAP QM
18 18 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 235 (9.82%) AWS
2 202 (8.44%) Azure
3 107 (4.47%) SaaS
4 91 (3.80%) GCP
5 79 (3.30%) Office 365
6 69 (2.88%) Dynamics 365
7 51 (2.13%) Power Platform
8 50 (2.09%) Serverless
9 25 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
10 23 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (0.88%) Amazon Cognito
11 21 (0.88%) AWS CodePipeline
11 21 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 20 (0.84%) npm
13 18 (0.75%) GitHub
14 16 (0.67%) Boomi
14 16 (0.67%) OneDrive
14 16 (0.67%) PaaS
15 15 (0.63%) Amazon S3
16 13 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.18%) DNS
2 70 (2.93%) Firewall
3 68 (2.84%) WAN
4 64 (2.67%) DHCP
5 63 (2.63%) LAN
6 61 (2.55%) TCP/IP
7 58 (2.42%) Internet
8 48 (2.01%) VoIP
9 43 (1.80%) Wireless
10 42 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
11 37 (1.55%) Skype
12 33 (1.38%) PABX
13 31 (1.30%) VPN
14 23 (0.96%) SAN
15 22 (0.92%) Network Security
16 20 (0.84%) IP Telephony
17 19 (0.79%) VLAN
18 17 (0.71%) BGP
18 17 (0.71%) Cisco IPT
18 17 (0.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (15.21%) SQL Server
2 78 (3.26%) MySQL
3 58 (2.42%) Big Data
3 58 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 56 (2.34%) Relational Database
5 53 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
6 50 (2.09%) Power BI
7 49 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (1.88%) NoSQL
9 43 (1.80%) Hadoop
10 41 (1.71%) DB2
11 40 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 39 (1.63%) Oracle Database
13 35 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
13 35 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 34 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
15 32 (1.34%) Amazon Redshift
15 32 (1.34%) SAP HANA
16 31 (1.30%) QlikView
17 29 (1.21%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 186 (7.77%) Git (software)
2 97 (4.05%) JIRA
3 79 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 78 (3.26%) Jenkins
5 63 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 52 (2.17%) Selenium
7 44 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 36 (1.50%) JUnit
9 33 (1.38%) Maven
10 30 (1.25%) MSI
11 29 (1.21%) Cucumber
12 28 (1.17%) SpecFlow
12 28 (1.17%) Vagrant
13 24 (1.00%) webpack
14 23 (0.96%) JMeter
15 21 (0.88%) Jasmine
15 21 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
15 21 (0.88%) TeamCity
16 20 (0.84%) Mocha
17 19 (0.79%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1,082 (45.22%) Finance
2 757 (31.63%) Electronics
3 742 (31.01%) Telecoms
4 702 (29.34%) Marketing
5 665 (27.79%) Public Sector
6 300 (12.54%) Retail
7 105 (4.39%) Aerospace
8 84 (3.51%) Automotive
9 71 (2.97%) Banking
10 45 (1.88%) Military
11 37 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
12 22 (0.92%) Games
13 15 (0.63%) General Ledger
14 14 (0.59%) Legal
15 13 (0.54%) German Language
16 11 (0.46%) Local Government
17 10 (0.42%) French Language
18 7 (0.29%) Billing
18 7 (0.29%) Spanish Language
19 5 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 457 (19.10%) Developer
2 318 (13.29%) Analyst
3 271 (11.32%) Consultant
4 219 (9.15%) Architect
5 133 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
6 122 (5.10%) Software Developer
7 113 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 112 (4.68%) .NET Developer
9 104 (4.35%) Software Engineer
10 96 (4.01%) Business Analyst
11 81 (3.38%) IT Manager
12 77 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
13 74 (3.09%) Senior Developer
14 69 (2.88%) Administrator
15 59 (2.47%) SAP Analyst
16 56 (2.34%) .NET Software Developer
16 56 (2.34%) C# Developer
17 55 (2.30%) Java Developer
18 51 (2.13%) Junior
18 51 (2.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (9.61%) .NET
2 201 (8.40%) AngularJS
3 199 (8.32%) HTML
4 180 (7.52%) CSS
5 149 (6.23%) Web Services
6 124 (5.18%) ASP.NET
7 95 (3.97%) jQuery
8 76 (3.18%) HTML5
8 76 (3.18%) React
8 76 (3.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 70 (2.93%) XML
10 69 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (2.88%) REST
11 66 (2.76%) JSON
12 64 (2.67%) CSS3
13 63 (2.63%) .NET Core
14 62 (2.59%) Node.js
14 62 (2.59%) SOAP
15 55 (2.30%) RESTful
16 52 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 263 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 121 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
4 98 (4.10%) FMCG
5 96 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
6 91 (3.80%) Life Science
7 88 (3.68%) User Experience
8 65 (2.72%) Data Centre
9 64 (2.67%) Algorithms
10 55 (2.30%) Blog
11 42 (1.76%) Public Cloud
12 39 (1.63%) Mobile App
13 36 (1.50%) Clustering
14 33 (1.38%) Acoustics
15 28 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (1.13%) Robotics
17 22 (0.92%) Internet of Things
18 18 (0.75%) Data Structures
18 18 (0.75%) Virtual Team
19 17 (0.71%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 283 (11.83%) Windows
2 245 (10.24%) Linux
3 120 (5.01%) Unix
4 95 (3.97%) Windows Server
5 52 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 44 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (1.46%) Windows 7
8 34 (1.42%) Android
9 28 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (1.09%) CentOS
11 23 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 22 (0.92%) Windows 8
13 18 (0.75%) Solaris
14 17 (0.71%) HPUX
15 16 (0.67%) Mac OS
16 13 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 10 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
18 9 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
19 6 (0.25%) Ubuntu
20 5 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (30.88%) Business Intelligence
2 648 (27.08%) Programme Management
3 636 (26.58%) Digital Marketing
4 634 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
5 399 (16.67%) ERP
6 357 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
7 270 (11.28%) Project Management
8 202 (8.44%) Software Engineering
9 197 (8.23%) ITIL
10 163 (6.81%) DevOps
10 163 (6.81%) Logistics
10 163 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 150 (6.27%) Scrum
12 148 (6.18%) Mentoring
13 143 (5.98%) CRM
14 141 (5.89%) Migration
15 132 (5.52%) Analytics
16 124 (5.18%) MVC
17 118 (4.93%) Computer Science
18 115 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 432 (18.05%) SQL
2 363 (15.17%) JavaScript
3 322 (13.46%) C#
4 294 (12.29%) Python
5 260 (10.87%) Java
6 222 (9.28%) C++
7 140 (5.85%) C
8 95 (3.97%) PHP
9 90 (3.76%) T-SQL
10 54 (2.26%) TypeScript
11 47 (1.96%) Go
12 44 (1.84%) MATLAB
13 35 (1.46%) R
14 34 (1.42%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.25%) ABAP
15 30 (1.25%) ES6
15 30 (1.25%) PowerShell
15 30 (1.25%) VB
16 29 (1.21%) Bash Shell
17 26 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 445 (18.60%) Degree
2 151 (6.31%) Security Cleared
3 113 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 56 (2.34%) DV Cleared
5 55 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (1.71%) CCNA
6 41 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (1.63%) ISTQB
8 37 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
9 35 (1.46%) ISEB
10 33 (1.38%) PMI Certification
10 33 (1.38%) PMP
11 30 (1.25%) AWS Certification
11 30 (1.25%) HND
12 29 (1.21%) PhD
12 29 (1.21%) TOGAF Certification
13 27 (1.13%) CISSP
14 25 (1.04%) MCSA
15 22 (0.92%) CCNP
16 21 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (4.43%) QA
2 61 (2.55%) GDPR
3 56 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (1.63%) SLA
5 26 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 22 (0.92%) COBIT
7 20 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 20 (0.84%) PMO
8 16 (0.67%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 15288
9 13 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 10 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 9 (0.38%) ISO 9001
12 8 (0.33%) RMADS
13 7 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
14 6 (0.25%) NIST
15 5 (0.21%) PMBOK
16 4 (0.17%) HL7
16 4 (0.17%) JSP 440
16 4 (0.17%) P3O
System Software
1 162 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 98 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (3.72%) Docker
4 56 (2.34%) Hyper-V
5 43 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 38 (1.59%) Firmware
7 24 (1.00%) VirtualBox
8 17 (0.71%) XenApp
9 12 (0.50%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.46%) vSphere
11 9 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.29%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.17%) HDFS
14 3 (0.13%) vCloud
15 2 (0.084%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.042%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.042%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 54 (2.26%) Terraform
2 44 (1.84%) Kubernetes
3 41 (1.71%) Ansible
4 32 (1.34%) SCCM
5 29 (1.21%) IBM BigFix
6 25 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
7 19 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
7 19 (0.79%) SCOM
8 18 (0.75%) Puppet
9 14 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 13 (0.54%) Nagios
10 13 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (0.50%) SCOrch
12 10 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
13 9 (0.38%) Kibana
13 9 (0.38%) logstash
14 7 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
14 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
15 6 (0.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1,006 (42.04%) SAP
2 445 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 208 (8.69%) Oracle
4 198 (8.27%) VMware
5 98 (4.10%) Google
6 90 (3.76%) Cisco
7 78 (3.26%) Citrix
8 72 (3.01%) IBM
9 62 (2.59%) JD Edwards
10 50 (2.09%) Tableau
11 47 (1.96%) EMC
12 37 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
13 35 (1.46%) Aruba
14 32 (1.34%) IFS
15 30 (1.25%) Informatica
16 28 (1.17%) Talend
17 27 (1.13%) Cloudera
17 27 (1.13%) HP
17 27 (1.13%) Sage
18 25 (1.04%) Red Hat