Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 34 35
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 +35
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 70 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 7.90% 6.16% 5.92%
As % of the General category 20.59% 21.84% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 58
Lancashire median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £27,625 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £51,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +10.84% -7.78%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 340 261 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 38.37% 28.22% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 243 229 256
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,250 £20,125
90th Percentile £57,250 £53,380 £45,250
North West median annual salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.87% -1.23% +1.25%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Lancashire

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Lancashire

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Lancashire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Lancashire

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Lancaster - 31 £52,500 -
Blackburn +8 11 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Preston -11 6 £37,000 +34.55% 1
Skelmersdale -3 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Rossendale - 3 £32,500 -
Blackpool +13 2 £35,250 -49.64%
Chorley -2 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 34 (48.57%) SAP
2 20 (28.57%) SQL
3 14 (20.00%) .NET
4 13 (18.57%) C#
5 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 11 (15.71%) CSS
6 11 (15.71%) HTML
6 11 (15.71%) ERP
6 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.29%) SAP FI
7 10 (14.29%) SAP CO
7 10 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (14.29%) Degree
8 9 (12.86%) MVC
8 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.86%) ABAP
9 8 (11.43%) Windows
9 8 (11.43%) SAP PP
9 8 (11.43%) SAP APO
9 8 (11.43%) SAP SCM
9 8 (11.43%) SAP Implementation
9 8 (11.43%) Office 365
10 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.00%) Logistics
10 7 (10.00%) Project Management
11 6 (8.57%) SAP SD
11 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
11 6 (8.57%) HNC
11 6 (8.57%) HND

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.43%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 10 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 10 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (11.43%) SAP APO
2 8 (11.43%) SAP PP
2 8 (11.43%) SAP SCM
3 6 (8.57%) SAP SD
4 4 (5.71%) SAP Business One
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (1.43%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) LAN
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (5.71%) MS Access
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (4.29%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.43%) Power BI
4 1 (1.43%) QlikView
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
1 3 (4.29%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Advertising
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Analyst
2 23 (32.86%) SAP Analyst
3 19 (27.14%) Business Analyst
3 19 (27.14%) Developer
4 18 (25.71%) Consultant
4 18 (25.71%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (22.86%) SAP Business Analyst
6 13 (18.57%) SAP Business Consultant
7 9 (12.86%) SAP FI Analyst
8 8 (11.43%) SAP APO Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
9 6 (8.57%) SAP SD Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) SAP SD Business Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) SAP SD Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Crystal Reports Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) SAP Administrator
10 4 (5.71%) SAP APO Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) SAP APO Business Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) SAP PP Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) SAP SCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) .NET
2 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
3 11 (15.71%) CSS
3 11 (15.71%) HTML
4 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.71%) WCF
6 4 (5.71%) Web Services
7 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.29%) HTML5
7 3 (4.29%) jQuery
7 3 (4.29%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (4.29%) Node.js
7 3 (4.29%) RESTful
8 2 (2.86%) JSON
8 2 (2.86%) REST
8 2 (2.86%) XML
9 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.43%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) Life Science
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) FMCG
3 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.29%) Android
3 3 (4.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) ERP
2 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.86%) MVC
3 8 (11.43%) SAP Implementation
4 7 (10.00%) Logistics
4 7 (10.00%) Project Management
5 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.57%) TDD
6 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.71%) Data Management
6 4 (5.71%) Six Sigma
7 3 (4.29%) Android Development
7 3 (4.29%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (4.29%) Lean Manufacturing
7 3 (4.29%) Mobile Development
7 3 (4.29%) Prototyping
7 3 (4.29%) Scrum
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.29%) SOLID
7 3 (4.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 13 (18.57%) C#
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) ABAP
5 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) HNC
2 6 (8.57%) HND
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (48.57%) SAP
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (5.71%) Epicor
4 4 (5.71%) Sage
5 2 (2.86%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (2.86%) Siemens
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.43%) SYSPRO
6 1 (1.43%) VMware