Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 87 154
Rank change year-on-year +13 +67 -19
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 336 256 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.51% 3.48% 1.80%
As % of the General category 11.54% 9.70% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 202 179 100
Manchester median annual salary £49,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.52% +15.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,350 £22,725
90th Percentile £73,175 £68,750 £65,375
North West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,469
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.96% -5.63%

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 2,912 2,638 2,613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.05% 35.84% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,274 2,187 2,049
Manchester median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,625 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Altrincham -7 9 - - 1
Stockport +4 8 £42,500 +40.50% 3
Wigan 0 6 £38,625 +3.00%
Oldham +18 3 - -
Rochdale - 3 £42,500 -
Cheadle -10 1 £20,000 -55.56%
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 239 (71.13%) SAP
2 153 (45.54%) Finance
3 102 (30.36%) Business Intelligence
4 95 (28.27%) Logistics
5 89 (26.49%) Programme Management
6 88 (26.19%) Telecoms
7 84 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 83 (24.70%) Marketing
9 82 (24.40%) Digital Marketing
9 82 (24.40%) Electronics
10 81 (24.11%) Retail
11 72 (21.43%) ABAP
12 55 (16.37%) SQL
13 54 (16.07%) Microsoft
14 53 (15.77%) .NET
15 52 (15.48%) ERP
16 48 (14.29%) JavaScript
17 47 (13.99%) C#
18 43 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
19 42 (12.50%) Publishing
20 40 (11.90%) Python
21 39 (11.61%) Java
22 38 (11.31%) Demand Management
23 37 (11.01%) Big Data
23 37 (11.01%) Migration
24 35 (10.42%) SQL Server
24 35 (10.42%) Machine Learning
24 35 (10.42%) DevOps
24 35 (10.42%) Customer Requirements
25 34 (10.12%) SAP PP

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 (3.87%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.79%) IIS
3 5 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.60%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.49%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 34 (10.12%) SAP PP
2 23 (6.85%) SAP MM
3 21 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (5.65%) SAP MII
5 15 (4.46%) SAP PP-PI
6 12 (3.57%) SAP SD
7 10 (2.98%) NetSuite
8 7 (2.08%) SAP WM
9 5 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (1.49%) SAP CO
9 5 (1.49%) SAP FI
9 5 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (1.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 4 (1.19%) Magento
10 4 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.89%) Infor CloudSuite
11 3 (0.89%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
11 3 (0.89%) SAP ERP
12 2 (0.60%) SAP FSCM
12 2 (0.60%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (3.87%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (1.49%) Sage Pay
5 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.60%) Office 365
6 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.08%) SMTP
2 6 (1.79%) LAN
3 5 (1.49%) DHCP
3 5 (1.49%) DNS
3 5 (1.49%) FTP
3 5 (1.49%) WAN
3 5 (1.49%) Wireless
4 4 (1.19%) RFID
5 3 (0.89%) VLAN
5 3 (0.89%) WLAN
6 2 (0.60%) ADSL
6 2 (0.60%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.60%) MPLS
6 2 (0.60%) PSTN
6 2 (0.60%) SAN
6 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.60%) VoIP
6 2 (0.60%) VRRP
7 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.01%) Big Data
2 35 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.95%) Hadoop
4 15 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (4.17%) SAP BW
6 12 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 8 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.19%) MySQL
11 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.89%) Electronic Patient Records
12 3 (0.89%) HDInsight
12 3 (0.89%) Power BI
12 3 (0.89%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.60%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 24 (7.14%) eCATT
1 24 (7.14%) LSMW
2 19 (5.65%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.87%) Grunt
3 13 (3.87%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.98%) GitLab
5 9 (2.68%) JIRA
6 8 (2.38%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.79%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.49%) gulp
8 5 (1.49%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.49%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (1.49%) PyCharm
8 5 (1.49%) QUnit
9 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.60%) JUnit
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.30%) EasyMock
General
1 153 (45.54%) Finance
2 88 (26.19%) Telecoms
3 83 (24.70%) Marketing
4 82 (24.40%) Electronics
5 81 (24.11%) Retail
6 42 (12.50%) Publishing
7 21 (6.25%) Billing
8 17 (5.06%) Advertising
9 11 (3.27%) Automotive
10 7 (2.08%) Legal
10 7 (2.08%) Local Government
11 3 (0.89%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.60%) Back Office
12 2 (0.60%) Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (33.33%) Analyst
2 105 (31.25%) Consultant
3 81 (24.11%) SAP Consultant
4 71 (21.13%) SAP Analyst
5 69 (20.54%) Business Analyst
6 63 (18.75%) Developer
7 41 (12.20%) SAP Business Analyst
8 30 (8.93%) Architect
8 30 (8.93%) SAP Business Consultant
9 20 (5.95%) SAP PP Consultant
10 19 (5.65%) Logistics Consultant
10 19 (5.65%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 19 (5.65%) SAP PP Analyst
10 19 (5.65%) SAP PP Business Analyst
10 19 (5.65%) SAP WM Consultant
11 13 (3.87%) .NET Developer
11 13 (3.87%) Analyst Developer
11 13 (3.87%) Cloud Architect
11 13 (3.87%) SAP SD Consultant
11 13 (3.87%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (15.77%) .NET
2 30 (8.93%) EDI
3 29 (8.63%) CSS
3 29 (8.63%) HTML
4 24 (7.14%) IDoc
5 23 (6.85%) ASP.NET
6 22 (6.55%) Ajax
7 17 (5.06%) AngularJS
7 17 (5.06%) React
8 14 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (4.17%) SAPUI5
9 13 (3.87%) HTML5
9 13 (3.87%) Web Services
10 10 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (2.98%) jQuery
11 9 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (2.68%) REST
11 9 (2.68%) XML
12 8 (2.38%) Dapper ORM
13 7 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 84 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.65%) LIMS
3 15 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (3.87%) Life Science
5 11 (3.27%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.98%) FMCG
7 9 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.68%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.38%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.79%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (1.49%) Chip and PIN
10 5 (1.49%) EPoS
10 5 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.49%) NHS
11 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.89%) Robotics
13 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (9.23%) Windows
2 16 (4.76%) Linux
3 14 (4.17%) Unix
4 11 (3.27%) Android
5 7 (2.08%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.60%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (30.36%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (28.27%) Logistics
3 89 (26.49%) Programme Management
4 82 (24.40%) Digital Marketing
5 52 (15.48%) ERP
6 43 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (11.31%) Demand Management
8 37 (11.01%) Migration
9 35 (10.42%) Customer Requirements
9 35 (10.42%) DevOps
9 35 (10.42%) Machine Learning
10 33 (9.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (9.52%) Data Migration
12 27 (8.04%) Software Engineering
13 26 (7.74%) MVC
13 26 (7.74%) SDLC
14 25 (7.44%) Project Planning
15 24 (7.14%) Analytics
15 24 (7.14%) Work Breakdown Structure
16 23 (6.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 72 (21.43%) ABAP
2 55 (16.37%) SQL
3 48 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 47 (13.99%) C#
5 40 (11.90%) Python
6 39 (11.61%) Java
7 20 (5.95%) C++
8 14 (4.17%) Go
9 13 (3.87%) VB
10 11 (3.27%) PHP
10 11 (3.27%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.98%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.38%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.08%) VBA
13 7 (2.08%) VBScript
14 6 (1.79%) Ruby
15 5 (1.49%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.49%) X++
16 4 (1.19%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (7.44%) Degree
2 11 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.08%) Master's Degree
3 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.49%) CCNA
4 5 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.89%) CCA
5 3 (0.89%) CISM
5 3 (0.89%) CISSP
5 3 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.89%) CRISC
5 3 (0.89%) MCSA
5 3 (0.89%) MCSE
5 3 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.89%) PMP
5 3 (0.89%) VCP5
6 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.60%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.33%) QA
2 16 (4.76%) SLA
3 4 (1.19%) GCP
4 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.30%) COBIT
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 24 (7.14%) Docker
2 10 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.19%) XenApp
5 3 (0.89%) vSphere
5 3 (0.89%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (7.44%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.95%) Ansible
3 8 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.79%) Mesos
4 6 (1.79%) Puppet
5 5 (1.49%) Marathon
5 5 (1.49%) rkt
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.30%) Wonderware InTouch
7 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 239 (71.13%) SAP
2 54 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 24 (7.14%) Oracle
4 18 (5.36%) Google
5 17 (5.06%) VMware
6 13 (3.87%) Cisco
7 9 (2.68%) Infor
8 8 (2.38%) Epicor
9 7 (2.08%) JD Edwards
9 7 (2.08%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.49%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.49%) CyberSource
10 5 (1.49%) Dell
10 5 (1.49%) PayPal
10 5 (1.49%) Sage
11 4 (1.19%) Citrix
11 4 (1.19%) Rockwell
11 4 (1.19%) SYSPRO
12 3 (0.89%) EMC
13 2 (0.60%) EqualLogic