Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 89 113
Rank change year-on-year +12 +24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 15 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.46% 1.41% 0.80%
As % of the General category 3.07% 3.23% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Kent median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -5.26% +25.00%
10th Percentile £52,125 £27,000 £29,300
90th Percentile £76,000 £53,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 489 557 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 47.71% 43.52% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 414 479 632
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £25,775
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Kent

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Kent.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Kent

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Kent over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Kent

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Dartford +3 2 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Canterbury +9 1 £55,000 +41.94% 1
Tonbridge -4 1 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Manufacturing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 9 (60.00%) ERP
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) SAP
4 6 (40.00%) Epicor
4 6 (40.00%) Sage
5 5 (33.33%) C++
5 5 (33.33%) LabVIEW
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Robotics
5 5 (33.33%) Physics
5 5 (33.33%) Robot Operating System
6 4 (26.67%) Infor
6 4 (26.67%) IFS
6 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) JD Edwards
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 2 (13.33%) FMCG
8 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
8 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
8 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (13.33%) CIMA
8 2 (13.33%) Lawson

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (13.33%) BPCS
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (13.33%) Lawson
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (13.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Electrical Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Systems Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Robotics
2 2 (13.33%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ERP
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Physics
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Threat Management
5 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ACCA
2 2 (13.33%) CIMA
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Epicor
2 6 (40.00%) Sage
3 4 (26.67%) IFS
3 4 (26.67%) Infor
3 4 (26.67%) JD Edwards
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle