Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 88 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 +16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 23 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.54% 2.09% 0.83%
As % of the General category 6.44% 4.59% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 12
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,375 £40,000 £32,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £85,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 357 523 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 39.36% 45.64% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 277 447 440
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -1.10%

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 20 May 2019.

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 20 May 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
Canterbury +9 7 £50,000 +53.85% 3
Tonbridge - 7 - -
Dartford +1 2 £33,500 +3.08% 1
Stansted - 1 £42,500 - 3
Chatham - 1 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £45,000 -
Manufacturing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 11 (47.83%) ERP
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) Logistics
4 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Retail
4 7 (30.43%) SAP
4 7 (30.43%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
4 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (30.43%) Android
4 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
4 7 (30.43%) Go
4 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Cognos
6 5 (21.74%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) JD Edwards
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (17.39%) NetSuite
8 3 (13.04%) QlikView
8 3 (13.04%) SAP Business One
8 3 (13.04%) Infor
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement

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:

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (17.39%) NetSuite
2 3 (13.04%) Infor M3
2 3 (13.04%) SAP Business One
3 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (8.70%) Sage 200
3 2 (8.70%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) QlikView
5 2 (8.70%) FileMaker
6 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (4.35%) Power BI
6 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
6 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Engineering Manager
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering Manager
1 7 (30.43%) Software Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) ERP Support
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Database Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Electronics Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Sage Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
1 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (4.35%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Android
1 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) ThreadX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ERP
2 8 (34.78%) Logistics
3 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
3 7 (30.43%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.70%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Lean Manufacturing
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C#
1 7 (30.43%) Go
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) HNC
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) SAP
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Cognos
4 4 (17.39%) JD Edwards
5 3 (13.04%) Epicor
5 3 (13.04%) IFS
5 3 (13.04%) Infor
6 2 (8.70%) Sage
7 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Isilon
7 1 (4.35%) QNX
7 1 (4.35%) VMware