Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 74 87
Rank change year-on-year -53 +13 +66
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 170 329 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.50% 4.43% 3.57%
As % of the General category 6.65% 11.40% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 114 203 182
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £31,050 £26,825
90th Percentile £74,950 £74,750 £68,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +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 2,557 2,887 2,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.65% 38.90% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,097 2,259 2,162
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 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
Stockport +16 7 £20,000 -52.94% 5
Oldham +9 5 - - 3
Wigan -1 5 £23,000 -40.45% 3
Salford - 4 £36,000 - 1
Bolton - 4 £21,500 - 3
Altrincham -22 2 - -
Bury - 2 £50,000 - 3
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 103 (60.59%) SAP
1 103 (60.59%) Finance
2 88 (51.76%) Electronics
3 79 (46.47%) Marketing
4 77 (45.29%) Business Intelligence
5 74 (43.53%) Telecoms
5 74 (43.53%) Programme Management
5 74 (43.53%) Digital Marketing
6 44 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (24.71%) Software Engineering
8 40 (23.53%) Retail
9 38 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (18.82%) SQL
11 31 (18.24%) Microsoft
12 30 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
13 29 (17.06%) Degree
14 27 (15.88%) C++
14 27 (15.88%) Google Cloud Platform
15 26 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
16 24 (14.12%) Linux
17 23 (13.53%) Windows
18 22 (12.94%) C#
18 22 (12.94%) Requirements Analysis
19 21 (12.35%) Google
19 21 (12.35%) SaaS
20 20 (11.76%) Open Source
20 20 (11.76%) VMware
20 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (11.76%) HTML
20 20 (11.76%) ERP

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 6 (3.53%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.76%) Apache
2 3 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (2.94%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.88%) SAP PP
2 6 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.53%) SAP SD
3 5 (2.94%) SAP SCM
4 3 (1.76%) SAP MM
5 2 (1.18%) SAP Business One
5 2 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.59%) Demantra
6 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.59%) Magento
6 1 (0.59%) Maximo
6 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.59%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.59%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.59%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.59%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (15.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 26 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (12.35%) SaaS
5 7 (4.12%) Office 365
6 6 (3.53%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (2.94%) IaaS
7 5 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) Firewall
2 9 (5.29%) Bluetooth
3 8 (4.71%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.12%) DHCP
4 7 (4.12%) LAN
4 7 (4.12%) VoIP
5 6 (3.53%) VPN
6 5 (2.94%) DNS
6 5 (2.94%) RFID
6 5 (2.94%) SAN
6 5 (2.94%) WAN
6 5 (2.94%) Wireless
7 4 (2.35%) GSM
7 4 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.76%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (1.76%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.76%) OpenVPN
9 2 (1.18%) Network Security
9 2 (1.18%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.18%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.06%) Big Data
3 10 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.29%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 7 (4.12%) Data Mining
6 7 (4.12%) Power BI
6 7 (4.12%) Qlik Sense
6 7 (4.12%) QlikView
6 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.53%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.94%) MySQL
9 3 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.76%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.18%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.18%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (11.18%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.88%) Selenium
3 9 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.29%) TeamCity
4 7 (4.12%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.35%) JIRA
7 4 (2.35%) LabVIEW
8 3 (1.76%) CMake
8 3 (1.76%) GCC
8 3 (1.76%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.18%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.18%) Serilog
10 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.59%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 103 (60.59%) Finance
2 88 (51.76%) Electronics
3 79 (46.47%) Marketing
4 74 (43.53%) Telecoms
5 40 (23.53%) Retail
6 17 (10.00%) Local Government
7 7 (4.12%) Games
8 5 (2.94%) Banking
9 3 (1.76%) Advertising
10 2 (1.18%) Automotive
10 2 (1.18%) Music Industry
10 2 (1.18%) Publishing
11 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.59%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 34 (20.00%) Analyst
2 31 (18.24%) Consultant
2 31 (18.24%) Developer
3 27 (15.88%) Software Engineer
4 17 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
5 13 (7.65%) SAP PP Analyst
6 12 (7.06%) Embedded Engineer
6 12 (7.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (6.47%) Architect
7 11 (6.47%) Cloud Architect
7 11 (6.47%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
8 10 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 9 (5.29%) AWS Architect
9 9 (5.29%) AWS Consultant
9 9 (5.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (5.29%) Cloud Consultant
9 9 (5.29%) Test Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.76%) HTML
2 15 (8.82%) .NET
3 14 (8.24%) CSS
4 11 (6.47%) Web Services
5 10 (5.88%) REST
6 9 (5.29%) Middleware
7 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.12%) HTML5
8 7 (4.12%) SOAP
9 6 (3.53%) Flash
9 6 (3.53%) OpenGL
9 6 (3.53%) React
9 6 (3.53%) RESTful
10 5 (2.94%) .NET Core
10 5 (2.94%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (2.94%) EDI
10 5 (2.94%) Gherkin
10 5 (2.94%) QML
10 5 (2.94%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.47%) Acoustics
3 10 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.29%) Algorithms
4 9 (5.29%) User Experience
5 7 (4.12%) Blog
5 7 (4.12%) Life Science
5 7 (4.12%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.35%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.76%) FMCG
8 3 (1.76%) Vector Graphics
9 2 (1.18%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.18%) Digital TV
9 2 (1.18%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.12%) Linux
2 23 (13.53%) Windows
3 15 (8.82%) Android
4 10 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.12%) Windows Server
8 6 (3.53%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (2.35%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.76%) Debian
11 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.18%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (45.29%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (43.53%) Digital Marketing
2 74 (43.53%) Programme Management
3 44 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (24.71%) Software Engineering
5 22 (12.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 20 (11.76%) ERP
6 20 (11.76%) Open Source
6 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (11.18%) DevOps
7 19 (11.18%) Test Automation
8 15 (8.82%) Logistics
8 15 (8.82%) Migration
9 12 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (6.47%) Microservices
10 11 (6.47%) Use Case
11 10 (5.88%) Data Science
11 10 (5.88%) IT Strategy
11 10 (5.88%) Signal Processing
11 10 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.82%) SQL
2 27 (15.88%) C++
3 22 (12.94%) C#
4 17 (10.00%) Java
5 15 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 14 (8.24%) C
6 14 (8.24%) Python
7 13 (7.65%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.47%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 10 (5.88%) Go
10 8 (4.71%) Embedded C
11 7 (4.12%) ABAP
11 7 (4.12%) PHP
11 7 (4.12%) VB
12 6 (3.53%) Apple Swift
12 6 (3.53%) Embedded C++
12 6 (3.53%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.35%) Perl
14 3 (1.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (17.06%) Degree
2 3 (1.76%) MCSA
2 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (0.59%) CEH
4 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.59%) CISSP
4 1 (0.59%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.29%) QA
2 5 (2.94%) ISO 13485
3 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) PMO
3 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.24%) Docker
3 9 (5.29%) Firmware
4 8 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.94%) vSphere
7 4 (2.35%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (8.82%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.12%) Ansible
2 7 (4.12%) Terraform
3 5 (2.94%) Grafana
3 5 (2.94%) Kibana
4 4 (2.35%) Packer
5 2 (1.18%) Istio
5 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 103 (60.59%) SAP
2 31 (18.24%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.35%) Google
4 20 (11.76%) VMware
5 9 (5.29%) Oracle
5 9 (5.29%) Rackspace
6 5 (2.94%) Twitter
7 4 (2.35%) Cisco
7 4 (2.35%) IFS
7 4 (2.35%) Sage
8 3 (1.76%) Epicor
9 2 (1.18%) EMC
9 2 (1.18%) Juniper
9 2 (1.18%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (1.18%) Veeam
10 1 (0.59%) Ariba
10 1 (0.59%) Citrix
10 1 (0.59%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.59%) SYSPRO
10 1 (0.59%) Xamarin