Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 62 64
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2 +82
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 251 391 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.44% 4.82% 4.26%
As % of the General category 8.90% 12.04% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 166 241 189
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.06% +11.24%
10th Percentile £26,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,875 £77,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

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 2,821 3,248 2,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.68% 40.00% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,213 2,538 2,274
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 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
Stockport +17 22 £32,500 -40.91% 9
Oldham +5 8 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Bolton - 8 £22,000 - 12
Salford - 6 £26,500 -
Wigan +2 3 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Bury -8 3 £50,000 +29.87% 4
Cheadle - 1 £55,000 - 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £43,750 - 2
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 150 (59.76%) Finance
2 138 (54.98%) SAP
3 91 (36.25%) Retail
4 84 (33.47%) Electronics
5 79 (31.47%) Marketing
6 78 (31.08%) Business Intelligence
7 73 (29.08%) Digital Marketing
8 72 (28.69%) Telecoms
8 72 (28.69%) Programme Management
9 69 (27.49%) Analytical Skills
10 58 (23.11%) SQL
11 57 (22.71%) Microsoft
12 54 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
13 48 (19.12%) Software Engineering
14 47 (18.73%) ERP
15 44 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
16 39 (15.54%) Logistics
17 38 (15.14%) Google Cloud Platform
18 37 (14.74%) Google
18 37 (14.74%) Windows
18 37 (14.74%) C#
19 36 (14.34%) Microsoft Azure
20 35 (13.94%) Kubernetes
21 33 (13.15%) Amazon AWS
21 33 (13.15%) JavaScript
22 32 (12.75%) .NET
23 31 (12.35%) Test Automation
23 31 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
24 30 (11.95%) Open Source
24 30 (11.95%) Docker

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 13 (5.18%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.20%) Apache
4 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.40%) InDesign
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.40%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 25 (9.96%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (4.78%) SAP PP
3 10 (3.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (3.98%) SAP MM
4 7 (2.79%) SAP SD
5 6 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (2.39%) SAP APO
5 6 (2.39%) SAP SCM
6 4 (1.59%) NetSuite
7 3 (1.20%) SAP Business One
7 3 (1.20%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.80%) Demantra
8 2 (0.80%) Dynamics SL
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle ASCP
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.80%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.80%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.80%) SAP FSCM
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 38 (15.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 36 (14.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (13.15%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (8.76%) SaaS
5 19 (7.57%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (4.38%) Office 365
7 4 (1.59%) IaaS
7 4 (1.59%) PaaS
8 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.98%) SAN
1 10 (3.98%) VoIP
1 10 (3.98%) VPN
2 9 (3.59%) DHCP
2 9 (3.59%) Firewall
3 8 (3.19%) Wireless
4 7 (2.79%) Ethernet
4 7 (2.79%) LAN
5 6 (2.39%) 802.11
5 6 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.39%) DNS
5 6 (2.39%) IP Telephony
5 6 (2.39%) IPsec
5 6 (2.39%) iSCSI
5 6 (2.39%) MPLS
5 6 (2.39%) Network Security
5 6 (2.39%) SNMP
5 6 (2.39%) SSL
5 6 (2.39%) WAN
5 6 (2.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.56%) Big Data
2 16 (6.37%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.58%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.19%) Couchbase
5 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.39%) MySQL
6 6 (2.39%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.20%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.80%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.80%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.40%) Lumira
10 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (5.98%) Git (software)
1 15 (5.98%) JIRA
1 15 (5.98%) TeamCity
2 12 (4.78%) Selenium
2 12 (4.78%) SpecFlow
3 10 (3.98%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.59%) eCATT
4 4 (1.59%) LSMW
4 4 (1.59%) Serilog
5 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.20%) Subversion
6 2 (0.80%) CMake
6 2 (0.80%) GCC
6 2 (0.80%) GitLab
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.40%) QF-Test
7 1 (0.40%) Ranorex
General
1 150 (59.76%) Finance
2 91 (36.25%) Retail
3 84 (33.47%) Electronics
4 79 (31.47%) Marketing
5 72 (28.69%) Telecoms
6 24 (9.56%) Publishing
7 13 (5.18%) Advertising
8 12 (4.78%) Local Government
9 8 (3.19%) Games
10 6 (2.39%) Banking
11 4 (1.59%) Billing
12 3 (1.20%) Automotive
13 2 (0.80%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.40%) German Language
14 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 68 (27.09%) Analyst
2 51 (20.32%) Consultant
3 44 (17.53%) Developer
4 28 (11.16%) SAP Analyst
5 24 (9.56%) Architect
6 22 (8.76%) SAP Consultant
7 19 (7.57%) SAP PP Analyst
7 19 (7.57%) Software Developer
8 18 (7.17%) .NET Developer
8 18 (7.17%) Software Engineer
9 16 (6.37%) Cloud Architect
9 16 (6.37%) Support Analyst
10 15 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.98%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.58%) SAP PP Consultant
12 12 (4.78%) IT Analyst
12 12 (4.78%) IT Support
12 12 (4.78%) SAP MM Consultant
13 11 (4.38%) Cloud Consultant
13 11 (4.38%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.75%) .NET
2 23 (9.16%) HTML
3 20 (7.97%) CSS
4 18 (7.17%) ASP.NET
5 16 (6.37%) REST
6 14 (5.58%) HTML5
7 13 (5.18%) .NET Framework
7 13 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (4.78%) .NET Core
8 12 (4.78%) Entity Framework
8 12 (4.78%) SignalR
9 11 (4.38%) AngularJS
9 11 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (4.38%) Middleware
9 11 (4.38%) React
9 11 (4.38%) Web Services
10 10 (3.98%) EDI
10 10 (3.98%) LINQ
11 9 (3.59%) Ajax
12 8 (3.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 69 (27.49%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.57%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (6.77%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.18%) Blog
6 10 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (3.59%) Analytical Mindset
8 7 (2.79%) User Experience
9 6 (2.39%) Acoustics
9 6 (2.39%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.39%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.59%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.59%) LIMS
10 4 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.59%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.80%) FMCG
11 2 (0.80%) Life Science
11 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.80%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.74%) Windows
2 26 (10.36%) Linux
3 12 (4.78%) Windows Server
3 12 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.79%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.39%) Android
7 4 (1.59%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.20%) Debian
8 3 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (1.20%) Unix
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (31.08%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (29.08%) Digital Marketing
3 72 (28.69%) Programme Management
4 54 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (19.12%) Software Engineering
6 47 (18.73%) ERP
7 44 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (15.54%) Logistics
9 31 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (12.35%) Test Automation
10 30 (11.95%) Open Source
11 26 (10.36%) DevOps
12 25 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (9.16%) CRM
14 20 (7.97%) BDD
14 20 (7.97%) Kanban
15 19 (7.57%) Migration
16 18 (7.17%) TDD
17 17 (6.77%) Deployment Automation
18 16 (6.37%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.11%) SQL
2 37 (14.74%) C#
3 33 (13.15%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.76%) Python
5 18 (7.17%) C++
6 17 (6.77%) ABAP
6 17 (6.77%) Go
7 16 (6.37%) Java
7 16 (6.37%) X++
8 10 (3.98%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.19%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.19%) C
9 8 (3.19%) Perl
10 7 (2.79%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.39%) PHP
12 4 (1.59%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.59%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.59%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.59%) Ruby
13 3 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (7.57%) Degree
2 8 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.99%) BC Cleared
4 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.80%) PhD
6 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSA
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.38%) QA
2 9 (3.59%) GCP
3 4 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.59%) SLA
4 2 (0.80%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (11.95%) Docker
2 13 (5.18%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.39%) Firmware
5 5 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.59%) vSphere
7 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (13.94%) Kubernetes
2 17 (6.77%) Ansible
3 8 (3.19%) Terraform
4 4 (1.59%) Grafana
4 4 (1.59%) Istio
4 4 (1.59%) Kibana
4 4 (1.59%) Packer
5 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.20%) Puppet
6 2 (0.80%) Marathon
6 2 (0.80%) Mesos
6 2 (0.80%) rkt
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 138 (54.98%) SAP
2 57 (22.71%) Microsoft
3 37 (14.74%) Google
4 26 (10.36%) VMware
5 11 (4.38%) Rackspace
6 8 (3.19%) Cisco
7 6 (2.39%) Juniper
7 6 (2.39%) Nimble Storage
8 5 (1.99%) Epicor
8 5 (1.99%) Oracle
9 4 (1.59%) Sage
10 3 (1.20%) IFS
10 3 (1.20%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.80%) Infor
12 1 (0.40%) Adobe
12 1 (0.40%) Birst
12 1 (0.40%) Lotus
12 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.40%) Siemens
12 1 (0.40%) SYSPRO