Period
to 30 March 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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 227 188 162
Rank change year-on-year -39 -26 +16
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 1,602 2,604 3,697
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.88% 2.23%
As % of the General category 3.63% 4.61% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,268 2,011 2,969
Median annual salary £48,120 £48,200 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.17% -3.60% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £30,450
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 44,097 56,478 71,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.40% 40.80% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33,720 43,218 56,709
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,025 £85,000
UK median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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
South East +44 426 £47,500 -13.64% 198
North of England -37 300 £44,000 -2.22% 199
London -54 258 £62,500 +8.70% 95
South West -31 253 £46,500 -2.11% 149
North West -8 200 £44,000 -5.38% 107
Midlands -65 179 £45,250 +6.47% 231
East of England +54 171 £50,000 +11.11% 132
West Midlands -6 113 £45,500 -4.21% 131
Yorkshire -59 70 £40,000 -11.11% 69
East Midlands -82 64 £45,000 +12.50% 100
North East -5 30 £42,500 -29.17% 23
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 569 (35.52%) Finance
2 487 (30.40%) SAP
3 393 (24.53%) Electronics
4 387 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
5 371 (23.16%) Business Intelligence
6 366 (22.85%) Marketing
7 353 (22.03%) Telecoms
8 346 (21.60%) Public Sector
9 327 (20.41%) Programme Management
10 319 (19.91%) Digital Marketing
11 309 (19.29%) Degree
12 307 (19.16%) Microsoft
13 303 (18.91%) JavaScript
14 299 (18.66%) SQL
15 269 (16.79%) ERP
16 238 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
17 229 (14.29%) Retail
18 213 (13.30%) C#
19 209 (13.05%) SQL Server
20 207 (12.92%) Windows
21 196 (12.23%) Software Engineering
22 190 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
23 181 (11.30%) C++
24 178 (11.11%) Python
25 171 (10.67%) C
26 169 (10.55%) HTML
26 169 (10.55%) AngularJS
27 167 (10.42%) Java
28 165 (10.30%) Azure
29 164 (10.24%) .NET

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 39 (2.43%) Apache Spark
2 24 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.12%) CMS
5 15 (0.94%) Apache
6 13 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 11 (0.69%) Confluence
7 11 (0.69%) IIS
8 10 (0.62%) Mule
8 10 (0.62%) Mule ESB
9 6 (0.37%) JBoss
9 6 (0.37%) SAS
10 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.31%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.31%) Tornado
11 4 (0.25%) Liferay
11 4 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 107 (6.68%) Microsoft Office
2 69 (4.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.06%) AutoCAD
5 16 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (1.00%) Simulink
6 14 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.62%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
9 7 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.44%) NASTRAN
9 7 (0.44%) Siemens NX
9 7 (0.44%) SketchUp
10 5 (0.31%) Figma
10 5 (0.31%) Sketch
11 4 (0.25%) QuarkXPress
12 3 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.12%) OrCAD
13 2 (0.12%) Revit
13 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (3.50%) NetSuite
2 41 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 36 (2.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 32 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
5 31 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
6 28 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 28 (1.75%) Magento
7 21 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 18 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 18 (1.12%) SAP PP
9 17 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
10 16 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
11 13 (0.81%) JDE OneWorld
12 12 (0.75%) SAP CO
12 12 (0.75%) SAP FI
12 12 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
12 12 (0.75%) SAP MM
13 11 (0.69%) SAP ERP
14 10 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
14 10 (0.62%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 165 (10.30%) Azure
2 123 (7.68%) AWS
3 73 (4.56%) Dynamics 365
4 68 (4.24%) Office 365
5 60 (3.75%) SaaS
6 53 (3.31%) GCP
7 31 (1.94%) Power Platform
8 30 (1.87%) Amazon EMR
9 27 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
10 17 (1.06%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.56%) Amazon Cognito
13 9 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
13 9 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.56%) PaaS
13 9 (0.56%) Serverless
14 7 (0.44%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.37%) CloudFront
15 6 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.25%) Internet
2 43 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 39 (2.43%) DNS
4 37 (2.31%) Firewall
5 36 (2.25%) DHCP
6 26 (1.62%) LAN
6 26 (1.62%) WAN
7 18 (1.12%) Bluetooth
8 17 (1.06%) SAN
9 16 (1.00%) VPN
9 16 (1.00%) Wireless
10 15 (0.94%) VLAN
11 14 (0.87%) VoIP
12 12 (0.75%) Network Security
13 11 (0.69%) SNA
14 10 (0.62%) ZigBee
15 8 (0.50%) Unified Communications
16 7 (0.44%) NetScaler
16 7 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (0.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (13.05%) SQL Server
2 46 (2.87%) NoSQL
3 45 (2.81%) MySQL
4 44 (2.75%) Hadoop
5 34 (2.12%) Amazon Redshift
5 34 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (2.06%) Big Data
6 33 (2.06%) Neo4j
6 33 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 31 (1.94%) Power BI
8 30 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (1.81%) Amazon Athena
10 22 (1.37%) Data Mining
11 21 (1.31%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (1.12%) MongoDB
14 16 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 147 (9.18%) Git (software)
2 85 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 65 (4.06%) Visual Studio
4 49 (3.06%) Jenkins
5 48 (3.00%) JIRA
6 35 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 34 (2.12%) Vagrant
8 23 (1.44%) JUnit
9 19 (1.19%) Maven
9 19 (1.19%) Subversion
10 16 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
11 15 (0.94%) Cucumber
12 12 (0.75%) Selenium
13 11 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
14 9 (0.56%) JBehave
14 9 (0.56%) Visual Studio Code
15 8 (0.50%) LabVIEW
16 6 (0.37%) Bugzilla
16 6 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
16 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 569 (35.52%) Finance
2 393 (24.53%) Electronics
3 366 (22.85%) Marketing
4 353 (22.03%) Telecoms
5 346 (21.60%) Public Sector
6 229 (14.29%) Retail
7 78 (4.87%) Aerospace
8 71 (4.43%) Automotive
9 42 (2.62%) Legal
9 42 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 37 (2.31%) Military
11 31 (1.94%) Banking
12 26 (1.62%) Law
13 11 (0.69%) Games
14 8 (0.50%) German Language
15 6 (0.37%) Local Government
16 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.19%) Advertising
17 3 (0.19%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 327 (20.41%) Developer
2 189 (11.80%) Analyst
3 146 (9.11%) Consultant
4 112 (6.99%) Software Engineer
5 110 (6.87%) Architect
6 98 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 81 (5.06%) .NET Developer
8 65 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
9 64 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 57 (3.56%) Project Manager
11 55 (3.43%) .NET Software Developer
12 53 (3.31%) Senior Software Engineer
13 52 (3.25%) Support Analyst
14 51 (3.18%) Java Developer
15 47 (2.93%) IT Support
16 46 (2.87%) C# Developer
16 46 (2.87%) Junior
17 45 (2.81%) IT Manager
18 43 (2.68%) SAP Consultant
19 41 (2.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (10.55%) AngularJS
1 169 (10.55%) HTML
2 164 (10.24%) .NET
3 134 (8.36%) Web Services
4 123 (7.68%) CSS
5 84 (5.24%) jQuery
6 69 (4.31%) ASP.NET
7 68 (4.24%) SOAP
8 59 (3.68%) Node.js
9 57 (3.56%) REST
10 55 (3.43%) React
11 50 (3.12%) HTML5
12 48 (3.00%) .NET Core
13 45 (2.81%) .NET Framework
13 45 (2.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 39 (2.43%) WinForms
15 38 (2.37%) CSS3
16 36 (2.25%) XSLT
17 35 (2.18%) Middleware
18 33 (2.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 190 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 80 (4.99%) Life Science
4 79 (4.93%) Greenfield Project
5 71 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
6 44 (2.75%) Blog
7 40 (2.50%) Algorithms
8 32 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (2.00%) FMCG
9 30 (1.87%) Acoustics
9 30 (1.87%) Mobile App
10 27 (1.69%) Robotics
10 27 (1.69%) Virtual Team
11 26 (1.62%) Driving Licence
12 24 (1.50%) User Experience
13 20 (1.25%) Clustering
14 16 (1.00%) Social Media
15 15 (0.94%) Data Centre
16 14 (0.87%) Analogue Electronics
16 14 (0.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 207 (12.92%) Windows
2 157 (9.80%) Linux
3 64 (4.00%) Unix
3 64 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 42 (2.62%) Windows 10
5 37 (2.31%) Android
6 34 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (1.81%) Embedded Linux
7 29 (1.81%) Windows Server 2016
8 25 (1.56%) Windows 7
9 17 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (0.94%) Apple iOS
10 15 (0.94%) Solaris
11 12 (0.75%) CentOS
11 12 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.37%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
13 5 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.25%) Debian
14 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (23.16%) Business Intelligence
3 327 (20.41%) Programme Management
4 319 (19.91%) Digital Marketing
5 269 (16.79%) ERP
6 238 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
7 196 (12.23%) Software Engineering
8 155 (9.68%) Project Management
9 129 (8.05%) Analytics
10 123 (7.68%) Computer Science
11 114 (7.12%) Mentoring
12 104 (6.49%) Migration
13 103 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 102 (6.37%) CRM
15 100 (6.24%) Logistics
16 92 (5.74%) ITIL
17 88 (5.49%) Scrum
18 86 (5.37%) DevOps
19 85 (5.31%) MVC
20 82 (5.12%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 303 (18.91%) JavaScript
2 299 (18.66%) SQL
3 213 (13.30%) C#
4 181 (11.30%) C++
5 178 (11.11%) Python
6 171 (10.67%) C
7 167 (10.42%) Java
8 67 (4.18%) T-SQL
9 53 (3.31%) PHP
10 45 (2.81%) Embedded C
11 42 (2.62%) MATLAB
12 37 (2.31%) Bash Shell
12 37 (2.31%) Go
13 28 (1.75%) TypeScript
14 27 (1.69%) VB
15 25 (1.56%) VB.NET
16 24 (1.50%) VB6
17 23 (1.44%) Shell Script
18 19 (1.19%) Perl
19 17 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 309 (19.29%) Degree
2 89 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 64 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 51 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (1.31%) DV Cleared
7 19 (1.19%) CCNA
8 16 (1.00%) CISSP
8 16 (1.00%) HND
9 14 (0.87%) Master's Degree
10 12 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
11 11 (0.69%) CISM
11 11 (0.69%) PMP
12 10 (0.62%) MCSE
13 9 (0.56%) ACCA
13 9 (0.56%) HNC
14 8 (0.50%) CLAS
14 8 (0.50%) IISP
14 8 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.56%) GDPR
2 55 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (3.37%) QA
4 24 (1.50%) SLA
5 16 (1.00%) PMO
6 14 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 10 (0.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 9 (0.56%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.56%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.56%) RMADS
10 8 (0.50%) GxP
11 7 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 15288
12 6 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
13 4 (0.25%) BS25999
13 4 (0.25%) IEC 62304
13 4 (0.25%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 3 (0.19%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 95 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 76 (4.74%) Docker
3 55 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (2.00%) VirtualBox
5 25 (1.56%) Firmware
6 23 (1.44%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.44%) XenApp
8 6 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.31%) vSphere
10 3 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.12%) HDFS
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.062%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.062%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 58 (3.62%) Kubernetes
2 49 (3.06%) Ansible
3 38 (2.37%) Terraform
4 34 (2.12%) Docker Swarm
5 14 (0.87%) Puppet
6 9 (0.56%) SCCM
7 8 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
7 8 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.31%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.25%) Istio
10 4 (0.25%) Kibana
10 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.25%) SCOM
11 3 (0.19%) logstash
11 3 (0.19%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 487 (30.40%) SAP
2 307 (19.16%) Microsoft
3 133 (8.30%) Oracle
4 98 (6.12%) VMware
5 69 (4.31%) Google
6 39 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
7 38 (2.37%) Cloudera
7 38 (2.37%) IBM
8 34 (2.12%) Cisco
9 32 (2.00%) Hortonworks
10 29 (1.81%) Informatica
11 28 (1.75%) JD Edwards
11 28 (1.75%) Xamarin
12 23 (1.44%) EMC
12 23 (1.44%) Red Hat
13 21 (1.31%) Citrix
13 21 (1.31%) HP
14 20 (1.25%) Talend
15 19 (1.19%) Veeam
16 17 (1.06%) Tableau