Period
to 18 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 124 139 134
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 -36
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 93 53 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.12% 1.43% 2.24%
As % of the General category 4.55% 3.09% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 78 23 120
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,450 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,750 £53,125 £37,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.17% +21.05% -9.52%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £81,625 £85,000 £77,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% -7.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,045 1,713 3,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.54% 46.25% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,502 1,308 2,570
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £59,680
90th Percentile £80,225 £75,000 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 June 2021. 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
Stockport +26 14 £32,250 +65.38% 5
Bolton - 11 - - 3
Bury -5 2 £27,500 +37.50% 1
Salford +10 1 £52,500 +90.91% 1
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 30 (32.26%) DevOps
2 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (30.11%) Finance
4 27 (29.03%) Software Engineering
5 25 (26.88%) Electronics
5 25 (26.88%) C++
5 25 (26.88%) SAP
6 24 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (25.81%) Telecoms
6 24 (25.81%) Public Sector
7 23 (24.73%) Marketing
7 23 (24.73%) Digital Marketing
8 21 (22.58%) Programme Management
9 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
9 20 (21.51%) Retail
10 19 (20.43%) Azure
10 19 (20.43%) AWS
11 17 (18.28%) C
12 16 (17.20%) Windows
12 16 (17.20%) Scrum
12 16 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (15.05%) Software Testing
13 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (13.98%) Social Skills
14 13 (13.98%) Analytics
15 12 (12.90%) Modbus
15 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
15 12 (12.90%) Ethernet
15 12 (12.90%) GCP
15 12 (12.90%) RS-422

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) Apache
2 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.08%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (5.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.15%) SAP QM
4 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (1.08%) Sage 1000
4 1 (1.08%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.08%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.08%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.08%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.43%) AWS
1 19 (20.43%) Azure
2 12 (12.90%) GCP
3 11 (11.83%) Microsoft 365
4 9 (9.68%) SaaS
5 8 (8.60%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (5.38%) Serverless
7 4 (4.30%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (3.23%) Azure Functions
8 3 (3.23%) Cloud Functions
8 3 (3.23%) Firebase
8 3 (3.23%) Power Platform
8 3 (3.23%) Route 53
9 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
9 2 (2.15%) Google Data Studio
9 2 (2.15%) PowerApps
10 1 (1.08%) Amazon Cognito
10 1 (1.08%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (1.08%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) Ethernet
1 12 (12.90%) Modbus
1 12 (12.90%) RS-422
2 7 (7.53%) WAN
3 6 (6.45%) LAN
4 5 (5.38%) DNS
5 3 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.15%) Bluetooth
6 2 (2.15%) RFID
7 1 (1.08%) Firewall
7 1 (1.08%) SAN
7 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.08%) VPN
7 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) Power BI
2 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.08%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.08%) Tableau
3 1 (1.08%) Tableau Desktop
3 1 (1.08%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.30%) C++Builder
4 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.15%) GitLab
6 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.08%) gulp
6 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.08%) JUnit
6 1 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 28 (30.11%) Finance
2 25 (26.88%) Electronics
3 24 (25.81%) Public Sector
3 24 (25.81%) Telecoms
4 23 (24.73%) Marketing
5 20 (21.51%) Retail
6 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (13.98%) Social Skills
8 11 (11.83%) French Language
9 6 (6.45%) Banking
10 5 (5.38%) Law
11 4 (4.30%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (3.23%) Automotive
13 2 (2.15%) Military
13 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (1.08%) Back Office
14 1 (1.08%) Influencing Skills
14 1 (1.08%) Legal
14 1 (1.08%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Software Engineer
2 15 (16.13%) Consultant
3 11 (11.83%) Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Software Test Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Test Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Functional Consultant
5 6 (6.45%) Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) IT Support
6 5 (5.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (4.30%) IT Technician
7 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.30%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (4.30%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
1 5 (5.38%) CSS
1 5 (5.38%) HTML
1 5 (5.38%) Node.js
2 4 (4.30%) React
3 3 (3.23%) AWS Amplify
3 3 (3.23%) CSS3
3 3 (3.23%) Ember.js
3 3 (3.23%) HTML5
3 3 (3.23%) Serverless Framework
4 2 (2.15%) .NET
4 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.08%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.08%) Enzyme
5 1 (1.08%) Jest
5 1 (1.08%) React Native
5 1 (1.08%) REST
5 1 (1.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Blog
2 7 (7.53%) FMCG
3 5 (5.38%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.30%) Acoustics
5 3 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.23%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.23%) PMI
6 2 (2.15%) Analogue Electronics
6 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) Clustering
7 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.75%) Linux
4 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (2.15%) Android
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.15%) FreeRTOS
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) DevOps
2 29 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.03%) Software Engineering
4 24 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (24.73%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (22.58%) Programme Management
7 16 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (17.20%) Scrum
8 14 (15.05%) Software Testing
9 13 (13.98%) Analytics
10 10 (10.75%) Data Analysis
10 10 (10.75%) ERP
11 8 (8.60%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure as Code
11 8 (8.60%) Logistics
11 8 (8.60%) Open Source
12 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Automation
12 7 (7.53%) Project Management
12 7 (7.53%) UML
13 5 (5.38%) Progressive Web App
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.88%) C++
2 17 (18.28%) C
3 8 (8.60%) SQL
4 7 (7.53%) Java
4 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.38%) Python
6 2 (2.15%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.15%) Embedded C++
6 2 (2.15%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.15%) PHP
6 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.15%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Go
7 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.83%) Degree
2 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) MBA
3 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.15%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.15%) PhD
4 2 (2.15%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.08%) PMP
5 1 (1.08%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) Accessibility
2 2 (2.15%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) GMP
3 1 (1.08%) NIST
3 1 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) Docker
2 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.15%) Firmware
6 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) Kubernetes
2 8 (8.60%) Terraform
3 1 (1.08%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (1.08%) Grafana
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.08%) Packer
3 1 (1.08%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (26.88%) SAP
2 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.83%) Instagram
4 7 (7.53%) VMware
5 6 (6.45%) Google
6 5 (5.38%) Sparx
7 4 (4.30%) Embarcadero
8 3 (3.23%) Cisco
8 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.15%) Facebook
10 1 (1.08%) BiZZdesign
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle
10 1 (1.08%) Sage