Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 189 179 164
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15 -35
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 831 2,500 3,168
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.84% 1.99% 2.06%
As % of the General category 4.84% 5.00% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 776 1,934 2,422
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 17,166 49,999 66,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.94% 39.78% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13,757 38,098 51,000
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 26 October 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 26 October 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
London +140 246 £62,500 -3.85% 60
South West -6 151 £45,000 -5.26% 86
North of England -16 143 £50,000 +5.26% 131
South East -24 143 £50,000 -0.99% 92
North West -38 74 £55,000 +18.28% 65
Midlands -38 69 £48,250 +7.22% 120
Yorkshire +45 54 £47,500 - 53
East of England +69 53 £42,500 -10.53% 87
West Midlands -7 39 £53,750 +19.44% 66
East Midlands -13 30 £47,875 +0.79% 54
North East +16 15 £65,000 - 13
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 26 October 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.

1 403 (48.50%) SAP
2 374 (45.01%) Finance
3 340 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
4 319 (38.39%) Electronics
5 310 (37.30%) Marketing
6 306 (36.82%) Public Sector
7 298 (35.86%) Telecoms
8 297 (35.74%) Programme Management
9 286 (34.42%) Digital Marketing
10 219 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
11 169 (20.34%) Degree
12 160 (19.25%) JavaScript
13 142 (17.09%) SQL
14 139 (16.73%) ERP
15 133 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 113 (13.60%) Software Engineering
17 111 (13.36%) Azure
18 110 (13.24%) Git (software)
18 110 (13.24%) HTML
19 98 (11.79%) C#
19 98 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
20 92 (11.07%) Python
20 92 (11.07%) AWS
21 91 (10.95%) CSS
22 88 (10.59%) Scrum
23 81 (9.75%) Project Management
23 81 (9.75%) AngularJS
24 79 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
25 78 (9.39%) Active Directory
26 75 (9.03%) Retail

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 33 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.93%) Apache Spark
3 15 (1.81%) Confluence
4 13 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (0.84%) WordPress
6 5 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.48%) Apache
7 4 (0.48%) CMS
7 4 (0.48%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.36%) Mule
8 3 (0.36%) Mule ESB
8 3 (0.36%) nginx
8 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Fuse
9 2 (0.24%) JBoss
9 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 45 (5.42%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.72%) Zeplin
6 3 (0.36%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.24%) Windchill
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) CATIA
8 1 (0.12%) MadCap Flare
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.12%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.12%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 35 (4.21%) SAP ERP
2 23 (2.77%) SAP MM
2 23 (2.77%) SAP S/4HANA
3 22 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 9 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (1.08%) NetSuite
6 7 (0.84%) SAP PP
7 6 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
8 5 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.60%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 5 (0.60%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.48%) Magento
9 4 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.48%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.36%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.36%) SAP MII
10 3 (0.36%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 111 (13.36%) Azure
2 92 (11.07%) AWS
3 73 (8.78%) Office 365
4 47 (5.66%) Power Platform
5 41 (4.93%) GCP
6 36 (4.33%) SaaS
7 19 (2.29%) Dynamics 365
8 15 (1.81%) PowerApps
9 13 (1.56%) Azure Functions
9 13 (1.56%) Serverless
10 12 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (1.44%) Firebase
11 11 (1.32%) npm
12 9 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
12 9 (1.08%) GitHub
13 7 (0.84%) Slack
14 5 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.60%) PaaS
15 4 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 47 (5.66%) Internet
2 39 (4.69%) Firewall
3 19 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.81%) 5G
4 15 (1.81%) Ethernet
5 12 (1.44%) RS-485
6 11 (1.32%) RS-232
7 10 (1.20%) Skype
8 9 (1.08%) 4G
8 9 (1.08%) Wireless
9 8 (0.96%) Modbus
9 8 (0.96%) VoIP
10 7 (0.84%) DNS
11 6 (0.72%) DHCP
11 6 (0.72%) LAN
11 6 (0.72%) SAN
12 5 (0.60%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.60%) Broadband
12 5 (0.60%) NAS
13 4 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 47 (5.66%) Power BI
3 31 (3.73%) MySQL
4 29 (3.49%) Big Data
5 28 (3.37%) Tableau
6 26 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (2.89%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.05%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
9 16 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (1.44%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.44%) MongoDB
12 10 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.96%) Blockchain
14 8 (0.96%) Impala
15 6 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 110 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 38 (4.57%) JIRA
3 29 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 26 (3.13%) LSMW
4 26 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (3.01%) Jenkins
6 21 (2.53%) Subversion
7 11 (1.32%) NUnit
8 9 (1.08%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.08%) webpack
9 8 (0.96%) Grunt
9 8 (0.96%) gulp
9 8 (0.96%) Postman
9 8 (0.96%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.84%) Artifactory
10 7 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (0.84%) CMake
10 7 (0.84%) Fiddler
10 7 (0.84%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.72%) GitLab
General
1 374 (45.01%) Finance
2 319 (38.39%) Electronics
3 310 (37.30%) Marketing
4 306 (36.82%) Public Sector
5 298 (35.86%) Telecoms
6 75 (9.03%) Retail
7 31 (3.73%) Automotive
8 24 (2.89%) Banking
8 24 (2.89%) Local Government
9 20 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.68%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.08%) Billing
12 5 (0.60%) Advertising
12 5 (0.60%) Games
12 5 (0.60%) German Language
13 4 (0.48%) Law
13 4 (0.48%) Legal
14 3 (0.36%) Back Office
14 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.36%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 172 (20.70%) Developer
2 106 (12.76%) Analyst
3 66 (7.94%) Consultant
4 65 (7.82%) Architect
5 63 (7.58%) Software Engineer
6 43 (5.17%) Senior Developer
7 40 (4.81%) Business Analyst
8 31 (3.73%) Senior Software Engineer
9 30 (3.61%) Security Engineer
10 29 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
11 28 (3.37%) Administrator
12 25 (3.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 24 (2.89%) Project Manager
14 22 (2.65%) SAP Analyst
14 22 (2.65%) Software Developer
15 21 (2.53%) Java Developer
15 21 (2.53%) Support Engineer
16 19 (2.29%) JavaScript Developer
16 19 (2.29%) Operations Engineer
17 18 (2.17%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (13.24%) HTML
2 91 (10.95%) CSS
3 81 (9.75%) AngularJS
4 63 (7.58%) .NET
5 44 (5.29%) Node.js
6 38 (4.57%) React
7 37 (4.45%) RESTful
8 32 (3.85%) HTML5
9 31 (3.73%) REST
9 31 (3.73%) Vue.js
10 29 (3.49%) Web Services
11 26 (3.13%) SAP Smart Forms
12 24 (2.89%) .NET Core
13 23 (2.77%) Spring
14 22 (2.65%) CSS3
14 22 (2.65%) XML
15 21 (2.53%) ASP.NET
15 21 (2.53%) Sass
16 20 (2.41%) JSON
17 16 (1.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (5.54%) Management Information System
3 39 (4.69%) User Experience
4 34 (4.09%) FMCG
5 31 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (3.61%) Cloud Native
7 24 (2.89%) Blog
8 22 (2.65%) Virtual Team
9 21 (2.53%) Life Science
9 21 (2.53%) Mobile App
10 18 (2.17%) Internet of Things
11 16 (1.93%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.81%) Wiki
13 14 (1.68%) SCADA
14 13 (1.56%) Video\Live Streaming
15 12 (1.44%) Media Streaming
16 10 (1.20%) LIMS
17 9 (1.08%) ASIC
17 9 (1.08%) NHS
18 8 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 70 (8.42%) Linux
2 69 (8.30%) Windows
3 26 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 19 (2.29%) Windows 10
5 18 (2.17%) Unix
6 14 (1.68%) CentOS
7 10 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.48%) Android
10 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.36%) Debian
11 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.24%) Robot Operating System
13 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.12%) FreeRTOS
13 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 297 (35.74%) Programme Management
3 286 (34.42%) Digital Marketing
4 219 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
5 139 (16.73%) ERP
6 113 (13.60%) Software Engineering
7 98 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
8 88 (10.59%) Scrum
9 81 (9.75%) Project Management
10 73 (8.78%) Computer Science
10 73 (8.78%) Cybersecurity
11 72 (8.66%) DevOps
12 69 (8.30%) ITIL
13 65 (7.82%) OO
14 62 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 56 (6.74%) Analytics
16 52 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
17 49 (5.90%) Business Analysis
18 46 (5.54%) Logistics
19 44 (5.29%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 160 (19.25%) JavaScript
2 142 (17.09%) SQL
3 98 (11.79%) C#
4 92 (11.07%) Python
5 72 (8.66%) Java
6 70 (8.42%) C
7 69 (8.30%) C++
8 28 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 27 (3.25%) ABAP
10 26 (3.13%) SAPscript
10 26 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 19 (2.29%) PHP
11 19 (2.29%) TypeScript
12 17 (2.05%) Embedded C
13 16 (1.93%) Apex Code
14 9 (1.08%) Java 8
14 9 (1.08%) Scala
14 9 (1.08%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.84%) R
15 7 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 169 (20.34%) Degree
2 39 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 29 (3.49%) SANS
5 14 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.20%) MCSA
6 10 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.08%) CISSP
8 8 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (0.84%) IIBA
9 7 (0.84%) PhD
10 6 (0.72%) MCP
10 6 (0.72%) OSCP
11 5 (0.60%) CISM
11 5 (0.60%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.60%) PMP
12 4 (0.48%) CCNA
12 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.48%) GIAC
12 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.09%) QA
2 13 (1.56%) GxP
2 13 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.84%) ISO 13485
4 7 (0.84%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.84%) SLA
5 6 (0.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 6 (0.72%) GMP
5 6 (0.72%) PMO
6 5 (0.60%) GAMP
6 5 (0.60%) GDPR
7 4 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.48%) NEBOSH
7 4 (0.48%) NIST
7 4 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.36%) SEPA
9 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 78 (9.39%) Active Directory
2 48 (5.78%) Docker
3 20 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (2.29%) Firmware
5 8 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.48%) NFS
6 4 (0.48%) vSphere
7 3 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.24%) Samba
8 2 (0.24%) Squid
8 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.12%) HDFS
9 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (2.89%) QRadar
2 20 (2.41%) Kubernetes
3 17 (2.05%) Terraform
4 15 (1.81%) Ansible
5 13 (1.56%) Puppet
6 4 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.24%) Foglight
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.24%) Nagios
7 2 (0.24%) SCCM
7 2 (0.24%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.12%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.12%) Kubeflow
8 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 403 (48.50%) SAP
2 133 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.81%) Cisco
4 39 (4.69%) Oracle
5 35 (4.21%) Google
6 34 (4.09%) VMware
7 30 (3.61%) CyberArk
8 29 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
9 27 (3.25%) IBM
9 27 (3.25%) Thycotic
10 25 (3.01%) CheckPoint
10 25 (3.01%) Palo Alto
11 24 (2.89%) ArcSight
11 24 (2.89%) BeyondTrust
11 24 (2.89%) Bomgar
11 24 (2.89%) LogRhythm
11 24 (2.89%) NetWitness
11 24 (2.89%) Splunk
12 19 (2.29%) Autodesk
13 15 (1.81%) Red Hat