Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 158 174
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2,624 3,705 3,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.91% 2.23% 2.02%
As % of the General category 4.91% 5.33% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,831 2,755 2,547
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -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 53,431 69,511 67,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.82% 41.82% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 40,609 54,813 54,263
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,982
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £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 April 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 21 April 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
North of England -18 551 £45,000 -10.00% 222
South East -18 475 £55,000 +10.00% 218
Midlands -14 464 £42,500 - 250
South West +10 458 £45,000 - 221
London -58 458 £57,500 - 104
North West -23 303 £45,000 -10.00% 96
East Midlands +34 266 £40,000 -11.11% 107
Yorkshire +6 199 £42,500 - 101
West Midlands -70 198 £47,500 +11.76% 142
East of England +7 174 £45,000 - 117
North East -20 45 £55,000 -8.33% 25
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1,071 (40.82%) Finance
2 1,013 (38.61%) SAP
3 805 (30.68%) Marketing
4 787 (29.99%) Business Intelligence
5 772 (29.42%) Electronics
6 751 (28.62%) Agile Software Development
7 741 (28.24%) Telecoms
8 670 (25.53%) Programme Management
8 670 (25.53%) Digital Marketing
9 560 (21.34%) Degree
10 537 (20.46%) Microsoft
11 521 (19.86%) SQL
12 502 (19.13%) C#
13 481 (18.33%) ERP
14 405 (15.43%) JavaScript
15 361 (13.76%) Software Engineering
16 357 (13.61%) Java
17 327 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
18 319 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
19 315 (12.00%) .NET
19 315 (12.00%) SQL Server
20 309 (11.78%) Retail
21 297 (11.32%) HTML
22 285 (10.86%) C++
23 272 (10.37%) Windows
24 242 (9.22%) Scrum
25 240 (9.15%) CSS
26 238 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
27 237 (9.03%) Oracle
28 231 (8.80%) Project Management

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 63 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 59 (2.25%) Apache
3 43 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 42 (1.60%) MS Exchange
5 22 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 21 (0.80%) IIS
7 20 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 17 (0.65%) CMS
9 14 (0.53%) IBM Notes
10 12 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 12 (0.46%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.46%) WordPress
11 11 (0.42%) Skype for Business
11 11 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.27%) Confluence
13 6 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.23%) Kentico
13 6 (0.23%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 119 (4.54%) Microsoft Office
2 80 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 25 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.76%) SOLIDWORKS
5 15 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.27%) Windchill
8 6 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
8 6 (0.23%) Autodesk Inventor
8 6 (0.23%) CATIA
9 5 (0.19%) InVision
10 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.11%) PTC Creo
11 3 (0.11%) Simulink
11 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.076%) Abaqus
12 2 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.076%) EPLAN
12 2 (0.076%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 106 (4.04%) SAP S/4HANA
2 78 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
3 74 (2.82%) SAP ERP
4 71 (2.71%) Oracle EBS
5 59 (2.25%) SAP SCM
6 57 (2.17%) SAP MM
7 55 (2.10%) SAP PP
8 54 (2.06%) Oracle EBS R12
9 52 (1.98%) SAP SD
10 49 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 47 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
12 40 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
13 39 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
14 37 (1.41%) SAP CO
14 37 (1.41%) SAP FI
14 37 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
15 35 (1.33%) NetSuite
16 29 (1.11%) SAP WM
17 28 (1.07%) SAP QM
18 25 (0.95%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 238 (9.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 220 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
3 130 (4.95%) SaaS
4 120 (4.57%) Office 365
5 93 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 75 (2.86%) GitHub
7 56 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
8 27 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (0.99%) PaaS
10 24 (0.91%) Amazon S3
11 22 (0.84%) IaaS
12 19 (0.72%) Google Analytics
13 17 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
14 16 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 16 (0.61%) CloudFront
14 16 (0.61%) Route 53
15 14 (0.53%) Serverless
16 10 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
17 9 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
18 7 (0.27%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 98 (3.73%) TCP/IP
2 86 (3.28%) Firewall
3 56 (2.13%) RS-485
4 54 (2.06%) Modbus
5 49 (1.87%) Wireless
6 44 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
7 41 (1.56%) LAN
8 39 (1.49%) Bluetooth
9 38 (1.45%) Internet
10 34 (1.30%) DNS
11 33 (1.26%) WAN
12 29 (1.11%) DHCP
13 24 (0.91%) GSM
14 23 (0.88%) WLAN
15 21 (0.80%) Skype
15 21 (0.80%) VoIP
16 19 (0.72%) FTP
16 19 (0.72%) OSPF
17 17 (0.65%) Ethernet
17 17 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (3.05%) Relational Database
3 72 (2.74%) MongoDB
4 69 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (2.55%) Big Data
6 59 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
7 57 (2.17%) Power BI
8 52 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 44 (1.68%) SAP HANA
11 43 (1.64%) Oracle Database
12 42 (1.60%) NoSQL
13 41 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
14 40 (1.52%) MySQL
15 36 (1.37%) Couchbase
16 34 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
17 32 (1.22%) Data Mining
18 30 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
19 28 (1.07%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 181 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 112 (4.27%) Visual Studio
3 106 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 80 (3.05%) JIRA
5 73 (2.78%) Selenium
6 69 (2.63%) Maven
7 60 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 49 (1.87%) Robot Framework
8 49 (1.87%) TeamCity
9 36 (1.37%) Cucumber
10 27 (1.03%) SpecFlow
11 25 (0.95%) LabVIEW
12 23 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
13 21 (0.80%) webpack
14 17 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (0.65%) Subversion
15 16 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (0.61%) PhpStorm
16 15 (0.57%) Visual Studio Code
17 14 (0.53%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1,071 (40.82%) Finance
2 805 (30.68%) Marketing
3 772 (29.42%) Electronics
4 741 (28.24%) Telecoms
5 309 (11.78%) Retail
6 79 (3.01%) Aerospace
7 77 (2.93%) Automotive
8 68 (2.59%) Banking
9 50 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 49 (1.87%) Local Government
11 34 (1.30%) Games
12 30 (1.14%) Military
13 25 (0.95%) Legal
14 19 (0.72%) German Language
15 16 (0.61%) Billing
16 14 (0.53%) French Language
17 10 (0.38%) Law
18 8 (0.30%) Front Office
19 7 (0.27%) Advertising
19 7 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 501 (19.09%) Developer
2 435 (16.58%) Analyst
3 352 (13.41%) Consultant
4 189 (7.20%) Software Engineer
5 186 (7.09%) Architect
6 147 (5.60%) Business Analyst
7 126 (4.80%) .NET Developer
8 123 (4.69%) SAP Consultant
9 100 (3.81%) Support Analyst
10 98 (3.73%) Software Developer
11 88 (3.35%) C# Developer
12 85 (3.24%) Project Manager
13 79 (3.01%) IT Support
14 69 (2.63%) Test Engineer
15 66 (2.52%) Senior Developer
16 64 (2.44%) IT Manager
17 61 (2.32%) Support Engineer
18 60 (2.29%) C# .NET Developer
18 60 (2.29%) SAP Analyst
19 57 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (12.00%) .NET
2 297 (11.32%) HTML
3 240 (9.15%) CSS
4 183 (6.97%) AngularJS
5 168 (6.40%) Web Services
6 156 (5.95%) ASP.NET
7 130 (4.95%) HTML5
8 106 (4.04%) Spring
9 105 (4.00%) React
10 98 (3.73%) Node.js
11 93 (3.54%) RESTful
12 81 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 73 (2.78%) JSON
13 73 (2.78%) REST
14 70 (2.67%) XML
15 68 (2.59%) jQuery
16 60 (2.29%) Middleware
17 59 (2.25%) SOAP
18 58 (2.21%) CSS3
19 57 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 319 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (4.99%) Life Science
3 96 (3.66%) User Experience
4 93 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 84 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
6 82 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
7 81 (3.09%) FMCG
8 65 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
9 64 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 64 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
10 60 (2.29%) Blog
11 55 (2.10%) Mobile App
12 48 (1.83%) Device Driver
13 47 (1.79%) CAN bus
14 46 (1.75%) Data Centre
15 39 (1.49%) Driving Licence
16 29 (1.11%) Fintech
17 22 (0.84%) Client/Server
17 22 (0.84%) Enterprise Cloud
17 22 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 272 (10.37%) Windows
2 207 (7.89%) Linux
3 98 (3.73%) Android
4 97 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 96 (3.66%) Windows Server
6 69 (2.63%) Unix
7 46 (1.75%) FreeRTOS
8 33 (1.26%) Windows 10
9 26 (0.99%) Windows 7
10 19 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (0.53%) AIX
12 13 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
13 12 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (0.42%) Solaris
15 7 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.27%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 787 (29.99%) Business Intelligence
2 751 (28.62%) Agile Software Development
3 670 (25.53%) Digital Marketing
3 670 (25.53%) Programme Management
4 481 (18.33%) ERP
5 361 (13.76%) Software Engineering
6 327 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
7 242 (9.22%) Scrum
8 231 (8.80%) Project Management
9 202 (7.70%) Test Automation
10 200 (7.62%) Logistics
11 189 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 189 (7.20%) TDD
12 178 (6.78%) Analytics
13 177 (6.75%) MVC
14 168 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
15 160 (6.10%) DevOps
16 151 (5.75%) ITIL
17 149 (5.68%) OO
18 143 (5.45%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 521 (19.86%) SQL
2 502 (19.13%) C#
3 405 (15.43%) JavaScript
4 357 (13.61%) Java
5 285 (10.86%) C++
6 219 (8.35%) Python
7 194 (7.39%) C
8 128 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 92 (3.51%) PHP
10 77 (2.93%) VB
11 60 (2.29%) VB.NET
12 53 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 46 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 44 (1.68%) PowerShell
15 40 (1.52%) Go
16 35 (1.33%) VB6
17 33 (1.26%) Embedded C
17 33 (1.26%) R
18 27 (1.03%) TypeScript
19 25 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 560 (21.34%) Degree
2 132 (5.03%) Security Cleared
3 93 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 84 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 49 (1.87%) DV Cleared
6 44 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (1.68%) ISTQB
7 38 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 37 (1.41%) ISEB
8 37 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 32 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 29 (1.11%) APMP
11 26 (0.99%) CCNP
12 22 (0.84%) CISSP
13 21 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 17 (0.65%) HND
14 17 (0.65%) MCSE
15 16 (0.61%) CCNA
16 15 (0.57%) CCIE
16 15 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (6.10%) QA
2 56 (2.13%) SLA
3 42 (1.60%) GDPR
4 35 (1.33%) ISO 9001
5 30 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 30 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.61%) PMO
8 9 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 8 (0.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 5 (0.19%) ISO 13485
10 5 (0.19%) RMADS
11 4 (0.15%) HMG Infosec
11 4 (0.15%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.11%) GxP
13 2 (0.076%) GMP
13 2 (0.076%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 15288
13 2 (0.076%) MISRA
System Software
1 152 (5.79%) Active Directory
2 114 (4.34%) Firmware
3 85 (3.24%) Docker
4 49 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.61%) Varnish
7 13 (0.50%) vSphere
8 11 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (0.42%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.23%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.15%) XenApp
13 3 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.076%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.038%) vCloud
15 1 (0.038%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.038%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.03%) SCCM
3 26 (0.99%) Ansible
4 21 (0.80%) Terraform
5 16 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (0.61%) Puppet
6 8 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (0.30%) SCOM
7 7 (0.27%) SCOrch
8 6 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (0.23%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.23%) MOM
9 5 (0.19%) Grafana
9 5 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.15%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.15%) Packer
10 4 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 1,013 (38.61%) SAP
2 537 (20.46%) Microsoft
3 237 (9.03%) Oracle
4 135 (5.14%) VMware
5 116 (4.42%) Google
6 75 (2.86%) Cisco
7 52 (1.98%) EMC
8 51 (1.94%) JD Edwards
9 33 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (1.18%) Rackspace
11 30 (1.14%) Tableau
12 28 (1.07%) Cognos
13 27 (1.03%) Dell
14 26 (0.99%) Infor
14 26 (0.99%) Sage
15 25 (0.95%) Citrix
16 24 (0.91%) HP
16 24 (0.91%) McAfee
17 23 (0.88%) Ariba
18 21 (0.80%) NetApp