Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 110 136
Rank change year-on-year +23 +26 +11
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 24 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.81% 0.87% 0.91%
As % of the General category 3.95% 2.29% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 19
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £38,000 £30,100 £30,250
90th Percentile £53,500 £75,000 £51,250
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 607 655 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 45.71% 37.88% 33.95%
Number of salaries quoted 517 601 638
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £25,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,125
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Rochester +4 3 £45,000 +12.50%
West Malling - 3 £36,250 -
Tonbridge +3 1 £30,000 -42.86%
Dartford -2 1 £45,000 -35.71%
Queenborough - 1 £57,500 -
Whitstable - 1 £52,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £50,000 - 1
Manufacturing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 7 (29.17%) ERP
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) AS400
4 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (16.67%) Infor
4 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Firmware
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (8.33%) BMC
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 2 (8.33%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Communications Security
6 2 (8.33%) FMCG
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) BladeLogic
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) WSUS
6 2 (8.33%) Electronics
6 2 (8.33%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (4.17%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Author
1 8 (33.33%) Technical Author
2 6 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) ERP Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate IT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.17%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) WinForms
1 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (16.67%) AS400
3 2 (8.33%) FMCG
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ERP
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Communications Security
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Server Patching
5 1 (4.17%) CAD
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) IT Audit
5 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) MVVM
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Assembly Language
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) RPG
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) BladeLogic
1 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Infor
3 2 (8.33%) Amdocs
3 2 (8.33%) BMC
3 2 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) IFS
4 1 (4.17%) VMware