Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 195 174 153
Rank change year-on-year -21 -21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2,004 2,785 3,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.72% 1.99% 2.36%
As % of the General category 4.27% 4.77% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,458 1,994 2,749
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £82,375
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +6.45%

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 46,908 58,447 71,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.18% 41.69% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 35,831 44,946 54,658
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +10 480 £50,000 -8.38% 287
North of England -22 404 £44,000 -2.22% 258
South West -14 368 £46,500 -2.11% 217
London -42 322 £62,500 +4.17% 94
North West +15 281 £44,000 -2.22% 141
Midlands -53 245 £45,000 +5.88% 261
East of England +27 161 £45,000 - 157
West Midlands -45 130 £45,000 -10.00% 156
East Midlands -47 110 £42,500 +6.25% 105
Yorkshire -43 105 £42,500 - 93
North East -20 19 £55,000 -8.33% 24
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 865 (43.16%) Finance
2 767 (38.27%) SAP
3 622 (31.04%) Electronics
4 610 (30.44%) Telecoms
5 605 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
6 593 (29.59%) Marketing
7 566 (28.24%) Public Sector
8 540 (26.95%) Programme Management
9 530 (26.45%) Digital Marketing
10 517 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
11 368 (18.36%) Microsoft
12 363 (18.11%) Degree
13 358 (17.86%) SQL
14 356 (17.76%) JavaScript
15 327 (16.32%) ERP
16 295 (14.72%) SQL Server
17 278 (13.87%) Retail
18 272 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
19 263 (13.12%) C#
20 261 (13.02%) Python
21 253 (12.62%) Windows
22 245 (12.23%) Java
23 216 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
24 202 (10.08%) .NET
25 201 (10.03%) C++
26 199 (9.93%) Linux
27 193 (9.63%) Software Engineering
28 190 (9.48%) Oracle
28 190 (9.48%) AngularJS
29 179 (8.93%) Azure

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 49 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 41 (2.05%) Apache Spark
3 29 (1.45%) Confluence
4 28 (1.40%) MS Exchange
5 27 (1.35%) Apache
6 20 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (0.90%) CMS
8 14 (0.70%) IIS
9 12 (0.60%) JBoss
10 10 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (0.45%) Mule
11 9 (0.45%) Mule ESB
12 8 (0.40%) SAS
13 7 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.30%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.25%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.25%) Tornado
Applications
1 93 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
2 69 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.80%) Simulink
7 13 (0.65%) SOLIDWORKS
8 12 (0.60%) Figma
8 12 (0.60%) Sketch
9 11 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.35%) NASTRAN
10 7 (0.35%) Siemens NX
11 6 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (0.20%) InVision
12 4 (0.20%) Marvel
12 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.100%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.100%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.050%) Abaqus
14 1 (0.050%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 83 (4.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 52 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
3 47 (2.35%) NetSuite
4 46 (2.30%) SAP PP
5 40 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
6 34 (1.70%) SAP CO
6 34 (1.70%) SAP FI
6 34 (1.70%) SAP FI/CO
7 33 (1.65%) SAP SD
8 31 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 28 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
9 28 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
10 26 (1.30%) SAP ERP
11 24 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
12 23 (1.15%) SAP MM
13 20 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
14 19 (0.95%) Magento
14 19 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
15 18 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
16 16 (0.80%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 179 (8.93%) Azure
2 172 (8.58%) AWS
3 95 (4.74%) SaaS
4 79 (3.94%) Office 365
5 75 (3.74%) GCP
6 70 (3.49%) Dynamics 365
7 33 (1.65%) Power Platform
8 30 (1.50%) Serverless
9 21 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
10 20 (1.00%) IBM Cloud
11 19 (0.95%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.80%) Amazon Cognito
13 13 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (0.60%) PaaS
15 11 (0.55%) OneDrive
16 10 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (0.50%) Azure Stack
16 10 (0.50%) CloudFront
17 9 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.04%) DNS
2 56 (2.79%) Internet
3 55 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 52 (2.59%) DHCP
5 41 (2.05%) Firewall
6 32 (1.60%) WAN
7 24 (1.20%) LAN
8 22 (1.10%) Wireless
9 20 (1.00%) Skype
10 19 (0.95%) SAN
11 17 (0.85%) Network Security
12 16 (0.80%) VLAN
13 15 (0.75%) Bluetooth
14 14 (0.70%) VPN
15 12 (0.60%) NetScaler
16 11 (0.55%) SNA
17 9 (0.45%) IP Telephony
17 9 (0.45%) Modbus
18 8 (0.40%) ZigBee
19 7 (0.35%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.09%) MySQL
3 54 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (2.64%) Relational Database
5 52 (2.59%) Big Data
6 46 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 43 (2.15%) Hadoop
8 40 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 34 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (1.60%) Power BI
12 31 (1.55%) Amazon Redshift
13 30 (1.50%) Neo4j
14 27 (1.35%) Data Mining
15 26 (1.30%) Amazon Athena
15 26 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 26 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
16 25 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 23 (1.15%) MongoDB
18 20 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 178 (8.88%) Git (software)
2 86 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (3.79%) Jenkins
4 70 (3.49%) JIRA
5 61 (3.04%) Visual Studio
6 45 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 38 (1.90%) JUnit
8 37 (1.85%) Maven
8 37 (1.85%) Selenium
9 32 (1.60%) Vagrant
10 26 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
11 25 (1.25%) Cucumber
12 20 (1.00%) SpecFlow
12 20 (1.00%) Subversion
13 19 (0.95%) Rational Rhapsody
14 15 (0.75%) JMeter
15 14 (0.70%) IntelliJ
16 13 (0.65%) SonarQube
17 12 (0.60%) Eclipse
17 12 (0.60%) webpack
General
1 865 (43.16%) Finance
2 622 (31.04%) Electronics
3 610 (30.44%) Telecoms
4 593 (29.59%) Marketing
5 566 (28.24%) Public Sector
6 278 (13.87%) Retail
7 101 (5.04%) Aerospace
8 76 (3.79%) Automotive
9 52 (2.59%) Banking
10 44 (2.20%) Military
11 42 (2.10%) Legal
12 16 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.60%) General Ledger
13 12 (0.60%) Law
14 11 (0.55%) Games
15 10 (0.50%) Local Government
16 9 (0.45%) German Language
17 8 (0.40%) French Language
18 5 (0.25%) Spanish Language
19 4 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 389 (19.41%) Developer
2 277 (13.82%) Analyst
3 215 (10.73%) Consultant
4 158 (7.88%) Architect
5 108 (5.39%) Software Developer
6 107 (5.34%) Software Engineer
7 105 (5.24%) .NET Developer
8 98 (4.89%) SAP Consultant
9 83 (4.14%) Project Manager
9 83 (4.14%) Senior Developer
10 72 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
11 71 (3.54%) Business Analyst
12 67 (3.34%) Java Developer
13 64 (3.19%) C# Developer
14 62 (3.09%) Administrator
15 59 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
16 54 (2.69%) IT Manager
17 51 (2.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 50 (2.50%) Junior
19 49 (2.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (10.08%) .NET
2 190 (9.48%) AngularJS
3 176 (8.78%) HTML
4 142 (7.09%) CSS
5 141 (7.04%) Web Services
6 97 (4.84%) jQuery
7 93 (4.64%) ASP.NET
8 71 (3.54%) React
9 70 (3.49%) HTML5
9 70 (3.49%) SOAP
10 68 (3.39%) REST
11 64 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 62 (3.09%) Node.js
13 56 (2.79%) CSS3
14 55 (2.74%) .NET Core
15 52 (2.59%) Spring
15 52 (2.59%) XML
16 48 (2.40%) JSON
17 46 (2.30%) Hibernate
18 42 (2.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 216 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 151 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 104 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
4 79 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
5 74 (3.69%) Life Science
6 70 (3.49%) FMCG
7 57 (2.84%) Blog
8 54 (2.69%) User Experience
9 49 (2.45%) Algorithms
10 38 (1.90%) Mobile App
11 35 (1.75%) Clustering
12 30 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (1.40%) Data Centre
14 27 (1.35%) Acoustics
15 22 (1.10%) Virtual Team
16 21 (1.05%) Internet of Things
16 21 (1.05%) Robotics
17 19 (0.95%) Social Media
18 18 (0.90%) Driving Licence
19 16 (0.80%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 253 (12.62%) Windows
2 199 (9.93%) Linux
3 105 (5.24%) Unix
4 73 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 47 (2.35%) Windows 10
6 37 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (1.75%) Android
8 29 (1.45%) Windows 7
9 23 (1.15%) Solaris
9 23 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 21 (1.05%) CentOS
12 20 (1.00%) Apple iOS
13 15 (0.75%) Mac OS
14 14 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
15 9 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.35%) HPUX
16 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.30%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
2 540 (26.95%) Programme Management
3 530 (26.45%) Digital Marketing
4 517 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
5 327 (16.32%) ERP
6 272 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
7 193 (9.63%) Software Engineering
8 169 (8.43%) Project Management
9 143 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 134 (6.69%) Logistics
10 134 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 132 (6.59%) DevOps
12 131 (6.54%) ITIL
13 123 (6.14%) Analytics
14 118 (5.89%) CRM
15 117 (5.84%) Scrum
16 113 (5.64%) Computer Science
17 102 (5.09%) Migration
18 100 (4.99%) TDD
19 95 (4.74%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 358 (17.86%) SQL
2 356 (17.76%) JavaScript
3 263 (13.12%) C#
4 261 (13.02%) Python
5 245 (12.23%) Java
6 201 (10.03%) C++
7 143 (7.14%) C
8 73 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 67 (3.34%) PHP
10 46 (2.30%) MATLAB
11 45 (2.25%) TypeScript
12 42 (2.10%) Go
13 35 (1.75%) Bash Shell
13 35 (1.75%) Shell Script
14 34 (1.70%) Embedded C
15 31 (1.55%) Perl
16 29 (1.45%) VB
17 28 (1.40%) R
18 25 (1.25%) PL/SQL
19 24 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 363 (18.11%) Degree
2 135 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 104 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 46 (2.30%) DV Cleared
5 34 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 29 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (1.35%) HND
8 26 (1.30%) PhD
9 25 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (1.20%) CCNA
11 23 (1.15%) CISSP
11 23 (1.15%) ISTQB
12 18 (0.90%) CISM
12 18 (0.90%) ISEB
13 17 (0.85%) PMI Certification
14 16 (0.80%) PMP
15 15 (0.75%) DBS Check
15 15 (0.75%) Master's Degree
16 14 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 14 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (4.24%) QA
2 63 (3.14%) GDPR
3 60 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (1.80%) SLA
5 22 (1.10%) PMO
6 20 (1.00%) Data Quality
7 17 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 16 (0.80%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 15288
10 11 (0.55%) ISO 9001
11 10 (0.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 10 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (0.45%) COBIT
13 8 (0.40%) RMADS
14 6 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
15 5 (0.25%) NIST
15 5 (0.25%) PMBOK
16 4 (0.20%) BS25999
16 4 (0.20%) JSP 440
16 4 (0.20%) P3O
System Software
1 138 (6.89%) Active Directory
2 94 (4.69%) Docker
3 72 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (2.30%) Hyper-V
5 30 (1.50%) VirtualBox
6 25 (1.25%) Firmware
7 17 (0.85%) XenApp
8 11 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (0.50%) vSphere
10 9 (0.45%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.25%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.15%) vCloud
15 2 (0.100%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.050%) HDFS
16 1 (0.050%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 58 (2.89%) Kubernetes
2 50 (2.50%) Ansible
3 48 (2.40%) Terraform
4 30 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
5 25 (1.25%) SCCM
6 20 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
7 15 (0.75%) SCOM
8 14 (0.70%) Puppet
9 12 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 12 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
11 10 (0.50%) Kibana
11 10 (0.50%) SCOrch
12 9 (0.45%) logstash
12 9 (0.45%) Nagios
13 6 (0.30%) Cacti
13 6 (0.30%) Control-M
13 6 (0.30%) HP ALM
14 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
15 3 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 767 (38.27%) SAP
2 368 (18.36%) Microsoft
3 190 (9.48%) Oracle
4 146 (7.29%) VMware
5 82 (4.09%) Google
6 57 (2.84%) Cisco
7 47 (2.35%) IBM
8 38 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (1.70%) Tableau
10 33 (1.65%) Cloudera
11 32 (1.60%) Citrix
11 32 (1.60%) Red Hat
12 31 (1.55%) EMC
12 31 (1.55%) Informatica
13 28 (1.40%) Hortonworks
14 26 (1.30%) HP
15 25 (1.25%) JD Edwards
16 24 (1.20%) Talend
17 23 (1.15%) Xamarin
18 18 (0.90%) 3PAR