Period
to

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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > England
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 133 149 232
Rank change year-on-year +16 +83 -42
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 4,401 2,241 1,074
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.90% 2.34% 1.48%
As % of the General category 4.39% 4.18% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,869 1,610 759
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,750 £29,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £77,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £79,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 100,290 53,666 39,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 66.08% 56.12% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48,102 35,348 31,259
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,856 £41,349 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% +4.76%

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -21 1,329 £72,500 -3.33% 92
Midlands +65 761 £45,000 - 183
North of England +40 703 £45,000 - 161
South East +49 641 £52,250 +10.00% 108
North West +27 438 £47,500 -5.00% 82
South West +22 422 £45,000 -5.26% 104
East of England +16 389 £49,500 +4.21% 75
West Midlands +56 386 £45,000 - 103
East Midlands +40 373 £40,500 -10.00% 80
Yorkshire +6 224 £40,000 -5.88% 66
North East +5 41 £41,250 +50.00% 13
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 2,131 (48.42%) Finance
2 1,735 (39.42%) Agile
3 1,148 (26.08%) Social Skills
4 1,136 (25.81%) Azure
5 1,036 (23.54%) Life Science
6 1,030 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 1,010 (22.95%) Innovative Thinking
8 1,009 (22.93%) JavaScript
9 981 (22.29%) Java
10 950 (21.59%) AWS
11 945 (21.47%) Python
12 939 (21.34%) Public Sector
13 855 (19.43%) Business Intelligence
14 850 (19.31%) Git (software)
15 849 (19.29%) SAP
16 830 (18.86%) Google
17 818 (18.59%) Degree
18 810 (18.40%) Electronics
19 809 (18.38%) SQL
20 808 (18.36%) Marketing
21 779 (17.70%) Mentoring
22 738 (16.77%) Microservices
23 737 (16.75%) GCP
24 724 (16.45%) Coaching
25 720 (16.36%) .NET
26 713 (16.20%) DevOps
27 677 (15.38%) Telecoms
28 668 (15.18%) Test Automation
29 662 (15.04%) CI/CD
30 652 (14.81%) Serverless

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
1 218 (4.95%) Apache Spark
2 174 (3.95%) Apache
3 135 (3.07%) IIS
4 109 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 95 (2.16%) JBoss
6 88 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 69 (1.57%) WordPress
8 25 (0.57%) MS Exchange
9 14 (0.32%) Confluence
10 10 (0.23%) Apache Airflow
10 10 (0.23%) NetWeaver
11 8 (0.18%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.14%) Kinematics
13 5 (0.11%) OpenEdge
14 4 (0.091%) CMS
14 4 (0.091%) Mendix
14 4 (0.091%) SAS
14 4 (0.091%) ThingWorx
15 3 (0.068%) WildFly
16 2 (0.045%) Documentum
Applications
1 274 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 126 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 64 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 52 (1.18%) CATIA
5 42 (0.95%) Sketch
6 30 (0.68%) Simulink
7 27 (0.61%) Photoshop
8 26 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
9 22 (0.50%) MS Visio
10 21 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
11 14 (0.32%) InVision
12 13 (0.30%) Abaqus
13 12 (0.27%) AutoCAD
14 11 (0.25%) Adobe XD
15 10 (0.23%) Zeplin
16 9 (0.20%) Campfire
16 9 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
17 6 (0.14%) CANalyzer
18 5 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 5 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 79 (1.80%) SAP S/4HANA
2 38 (0.86%) Magento
3 28 (0.64%) NetSuite
4 26 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 24 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 24 (0.55%) SAP PP
5 24 (0.55%) Teamcenter
6 16 (0.36%) SAP CO
6 16 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 16 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 15 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
8 14 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
9 13 (0.30%) SAP ERP
9 13 (0.30%) SAP SCM
10 12 (0.27%) ENOVIA
10 12 (0.27%) SAP SD
11 9 (0.20%) SAP PM
12 8 (0.18%) Primavera
12 8 (0.18%) SAP Business One
12 8 (0.18%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1,136 (25.81%) Azure
2 950 (21.59%) AWS
3 737 (16.75%) GCP
4 652 (14.81%) Serverless
5 445 (10.11%) Cloud Functions
6 304 (6.91%) AWS Lambda
7 301 (6.84%) SaaS
8 292 (6.63%) OpenShift
9 252 (5.73%) Microsoft 365
10 203 (4.61%) PaaS
11 155 (3.52%) Dialogflow
11 155 (3.52%) Google App Engine
11 155 (3.52%) Google Compute Engine
11 155 (3.52%) Google Kubernetes Engine
12 122 (2.77%) Azure DevOps
13 118 (2.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 106 (2.41%) Power Platform
15 99 (2.25%) Azure Stack
16 98 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
17 95 (2.16%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 340 (7.73%) Internet
2 231 (5.25%) Firewall
3 85 (1.93%) VPN
4 54 (1.23%) LAN
5 51 (1.16%) WAN
6 48 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
6 48 (1.09%) Wireless
7 40 (0.91%) DNS
8 39 (0.89%) TCP/IP
9 26 (0.59%) DHCP
10 22 (0.50%) Network Security
11 20 (0.45%) Broadband
12 15 (0.34%) SD-WAN
13 13 (0.30%) FTP
14 12 (0.27%) SAN
15 11 (0.25%) DECT
15 11 (0.25%) Ethernet
15 11 (0.25%) Structured Cabling
15 11 (0.25%) VLAN
15 11 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 369 (8.38%) Relational Database
3 327 (7.43%) MySQL
4 285 (6.48%) MongoDB
5 262 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
6 249 (5.66%) NoSQL
7 198 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 196 (4.45%) Flink
9 158 (3.59%) BigQuery
10 155 (3.52%) Cloud Spanner
11 98 (2.23%) Power BI
12 73 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
13 56 (1.27%) Data Lake
14 55 (1.25%) Redis
15 47 (1.07%) Tableau
16 42 (0.95%) Big Data
17 41 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 34 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
19 30 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 29 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 850 (19.31%) Git (software)
2 366 (8.32%) Gradle
3 361 (8.20%) Maven
4 309 (7.02%) Jenkins
5 307 (6.98%) JIRA
6 297 (6.75%) Subversion
7 195 (4.43%) Ant
8 181 (4.11%) JUnit
9 163 (3.70%) Mockito
10 89 (2.02%) Cypress.io
11 74 (1.68%) GitLab
12 56 (1.27%) Visual Studio
13 54 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 37 (0.84%) Selenium
15 30 (0.68%) JMeter
16 29 (0.66%) SpecFlow
17 25 (0.57%) Cucumber
18 23 (0.52%) TeamCity
19 22 (0.50%) Postman
20 21 (0.48%) TestCafe
General
1 2,131 (48.42%) Finance
2 1,148 (26.08%) Social Skills
3 939 (21.34%) Public Sector
4 810 (18.40%) Electronics
5 808 (18.36%) Marketing
6 677 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 503 (11.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 433 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
9 316 (7.18%) Automotive
10 220 (5.00%) Retail
11 218 (4.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 194 (4.41%) Legal
13 98 (2.23%) Presentation Skills
14 95 (2.16%) Aerospace
15 93 (2.11%) Influencing Skills
16 80 (1.82%) Games
17 78 (1.77%) Organisational Skills
18 72 (1.64%) Local Government
19 63 (1.43%) Law
20 47 (1.07%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 715 (16.25%) Developer
2 513 (11.66%) Analyst
3 365 (8.29%) Java Engineer
4 202 (4.59%) Software Engineer
5 200 (4.54%) Senior Java Engineer
6 183 (4.16%) Graduate
6 183 (4.16%) Technical Leader
7 180 (4.09%) Security Analyst
8 179 (4.07%) Senior Developer
9 177 (4.02%) Cloud Engineer
10 176 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
11 162 (3.68%) Information Analyst
11 162 (3.68%) Information Security Analyst
12 155 (3.52%) GCP Engineer
13 146 (3.32%) DevOps Engineer
14 139 (3.16%) Project Manager
15 121 (2.75%) Software Developer
16 119 (2.70%) Consultant
17 115 (2.61%) Senior DevOps
17 115 (2.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 720 (16.36%) .NET
2 461 (10.47%) RESTful
3 454 (10.32%) HTML
4 431 (9.79%) CSS
5 326 (7.41%) ASP.NET
6 308 (7.00%) .NET Core
7 295 (6.70%) React
8 279 (6.34%) Node.js
9 258 (5.86%) Spring
10 232 (5.27%) JSON
11 198 (4.50%) JDBC
12 168 (3.82%) Hibernate
13 163 (3.70%) JPA
14 155 (3.52%) Apache Beam
15 145 (3.29%) AngularJS
16 117 (2.66%) Vue.js
17 96 (2.18%) Elastic Stack
18 92 (2.09%) REST
19 87 (1.98%) Laravel
20 81 (1.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1,036 (23.54%) Life Science
2 444 (10.09%) Algorithms
3 394 (8.95%) Data Structures
4 324 (7.36%) Linux Command Line
5 260 (5.91%) User Experience
6 211 (4.79%) Cloud Native
7 210 (4.77%) Public Cloud
8 171 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
9 158 (3.59%) Management Information System
10 157 (3.57%) Legacy Applications
11 115 (2.61%) Driving Licence
12 91 (2.07%) Social Media
13 76 (1.73%) Industry 4.0
14 73 (1.66%) 3D Printing
15 60 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
16 57 (1.30%) IoT
17 48 (1.09%) FMCG
18 44 (1.00%) Robotics
19 40 (0.91%) Blog
20 38 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 362 (8.23%) Windows
2 278 (6.32%) Linux
3 261 (5.93%) Unix
4 199 (4.52%) Windows Server
5 55 (1.25%) Windows 10
6 42 (0.95%) Android
7 23 (0.52%) CentOS
8 20 (0.45%) Windows Server 2019
9 14 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 13 (0.30%) Apple iOS
11 12 (0.27%) ThreadX
12 11 (0.25%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
14 6 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
15 5 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
16 4 (0.091%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.091%) SUSE
16 4 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,735 (39.42%) Agile
2 1,010 (22.95%) Innovative Thinking
3 855 (19.43%) Business Intelligence
4 779 (17.70%) Mentoring
5 738 (16.77%) Microservices
6 724 (16.45%) Coaching
7 713 (16.20%) DevOps
8 668 (15.18%) Test Automation
9 662 (15.04%) CI/CD
10 639 (14.52%) Programme Management
11 629 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
12 601 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
13 578 (13.13%) Scrum
14 543 (12.34%) TDD
15 485 (11.02%) BDD
16 449 (10.20%) Software Engineering
17 399 (9.07%) Full Stack Development
18 387 (8.79%) Analytics
19 371 (8.43%) Project Management
20 339 (7.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1,009 (22.93%) JavaScript
2 981 (22.29%) Java
3 945 (21.47%) Python
4 809 (18.38%) SQL
5 426 (9.68%) C#
6 301 (6.84%) PHP
7 286 (6.50%) PowerShell
8 238 (5.41%) TypeScript
9 225 (5.11%) Ruby
10 221 (5.02%) Perl
11 219 (4.98%) C
12 203 (4.61%) Shell Script
13 148 (3.36%) C++
14 141 (3.20%) T-SQL
15 104 (2.36%) Bash
16 70 (1.59%) MATLAB
17 44 (1.00%) R
18 43 (0.98%) Elixir
18 43 (0.98%) ML
18 43 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 818 (18.59%) Degree
2 126 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 88 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 72 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 58 (1.32%) Master's Degree
6 57 (1.30%) PhD
7 44 (1.00%) PMI Certification
8 38 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (0.77%) PMP
10 31 (0.70%) ISTQB
11 29 (0.66%) CISSP
12 20 (0.45%) DV Cleared
13 19 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 18 (0.41%) CCNA
15 17 (0.39%) HND
16 16 (0.36%) AAT
16 16 (0.36%) CIMA
17 15 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 13 (0.30%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (7.27%) QA
2 194 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 182 (4.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 158 (3.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 156 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 92 (2.09%) GRC
7 80 (1.82%) SLA
8 71 (1.61%) GMP
9 61 (1.39%) GDPR
10 42 (0.95%) Accessibility
11 39 (0.89%) ISO 9001
12 32 (0.73%) NIST
13 31 (0.70%) PCI DSS
14 20 (0.45%) Data Quality
14 20 (0.45%) PMO
15 13 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
15 13 (0.30%) GAMP
15 13 (0.30%) GxP
16 12 (0.27%) Good Clinical Practice
17 10 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 500 (11.36%) Docker
2 221 (5.02%) Active Directory
3 121 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
4 87 (1.98%) Firmware
5 42 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (0.80%) Hyper-V
7 27 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (0.20%) vSphere
9 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.11%) Lustre
10 5 (0.11%) XenApp
11 4 (0.091%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.068%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.023%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.023%) NFS
14 1 (0.023%) OpenAM
14 1 (0.023%) OpenDJ
14 1 (0.023%) OpenIDM
14 1 (0.023%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 612 (13.91%) Kubernetes
2 174 (3.95%) Terraform
3 139 (3.16%) Ansible
4 121 (2.75%) Puppet
5 116 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
6 44 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 23 (0.52%) SCCM
8 11 (0.25%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 9 (0.20%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.16%) Packer
11 5 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.11%) Grafana
11 5 (0.11%) MOM
11 5 (0.11%) Nagios
11 5 (0.11%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.091%) Prometheus
12 4 (0.091%) WSUS
13 3 (0.068%) Nessus
13 3 (0.068%) vRealize
13 3 (0.068%) VxRail
Vendors
1 1,030 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 849 (19.29%) SAP
3 830 (18.86%) Google
4 137 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
5 111 (2.52%) Oracle
6 96 (2.18%) Splunk
7 76 (1.73%) VMware
8 64 (1.45%) Cisco
9 46 (1.05%) EMC
10 36 (0.82%) Siemens
11 32 (0.73%) Citrix
11 32 (0.73%) ServiceNow
12 31 (0.70%) Red Hat
13 26 (0.59%) Ruckus Wireless
14 21 (0.48%) IBM
14 21 (0.48%) Informatica
14 21 (0.48%) Veeam
15 19 (0.43%) JD Edwards
16 17 (0.39%) Adobe
16 17 (0.39%) Sun