Period
to 9 March 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 9 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
9 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 168 134
Rank change year-on-year +55 -34 -54
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 65 67 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.85% 1.30% 2.35%
As % of the General category 6.04% 3.91% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 113
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +8.70% -12.38%
10th Percentile £32,100 £26,850 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,000 £81,000 £77,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% -10.00%

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 1,077 1,713 2,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.72% 33.16% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1,267 2,102
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £49,314 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.82% +5.56% -

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 9 March 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 9 March 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 +23 10 £34,000 -20.00% 5
Wigan - 2 £67,000 - 2
Sale - 1 £23,000 -
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 9 March 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 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 31 (47.69%) SAP
3 27 (41.54%) Electronics
4 25 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 25 (38.46%) Public Sector
5 23 (35.38%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (33.85%) Programme Management
6 22 (33.85%) Marketing
6 22 (33.85%) Digital Marketing
7 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
8 15 (23.08%) C++
8 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (21.54%) Azure
9 14 (21.54%) DevOps
10 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 12 (18.46%) Data Analysis
11 12 (18.46%) Retail
11 12 (18.46%) AWS
12 11 (16.92%) GCP
13 10 (15.38%) Linux
13 10 (15.38%) Kubernetes
13 10 (15.38%) Docker
14 9 (13.85%) Analytics
14 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (12.31%) Windows
15 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
15 8 (12.31%) Blog
15 8 (12.31%) Degree
15 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure as Code
16 7 (10.77%) Data Science

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 3 (4.62%) Apache
1 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (7.69%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 4 (6.15%) SAP MDG
4 3 (4.62%) SAP PP
4 3 (4.62%) SAP QM
5 2 (3.08%) SAP CO
5 2 (3.08%) SAP FI
5 2 (3.08%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (3.08%) SAP PP-PI
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (1.54%) SAP CS
6 1 (1.54%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.54%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.54%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.54%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Azure
2 12 (18.46%) AWS
3 11 (16.92%) GCP
4 7 (10.77%) SaaS
5 5 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (6.15%) Serverless
7 3 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (4.62%) Azure Functions
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Functions
7 3 (4.62%) Firebase
7 3 (4.62%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (3.08%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.54%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.08%) Firewall
1 2 (3.08%) RFID
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
2 1 (1.54%) VoIP
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.08%) Power BI
3 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.54%) QlikView
3 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) C++Builder
4 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.08%) GitLab
6 1 (1.54%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 27 (41.54%) Electronics
3 25 (38.46%) Public Sector
3 25 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 22 (33.85%) Marketing
5 12 (18.46%) Retail
6 6 (9.23%) Banking
7 3 (4.62%) Automotive
8 2 (3.08%) Law
9 1 (1.54%) Billing
9 1 (1.54%) Czech Language
9 1 (1.54%) Local Government
9 1 (1.54%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Developer
2 11 (16.92%) Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.62%) React Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Scala Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Scala Developer
9 2 (3.08%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Embedded Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) React
2 5 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 5 (7.69%) Node.js
3 3 (4.62%) AWS Amplify
3 3 (4.62%) CSS
3 3 (4.62%) CSS3
3 3 (4.62%) EDI
3 3 (4.62%) Ember.js
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 3 (4.62%) HTML5
3 3 (4.62%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (1.54%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.54%) Java EE
4 1 (1.54%) REST
4 1 (1.54%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Blog
3 5 (7.69%) Acoustics
3 5 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (6.15%) FMCG
4 4 (6.15%) User Experience
5 3 (4.62%) Analogue Electronics
5 3 (4.62%) Cloud Native
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.54%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.08%) FreeRTOS
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (33.85%) Digital Marketing
2 22 (33.85%) Programme Management
3 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.54%) DevOps
5 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (18.46%) Data Analysis
7 9 (13.85%) Analytics
8 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (10.77%) Data Science
10 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.23%) Open Source
10 6 (9.23%) UML
11 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
11 5 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.69%) ERP
11 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Automation
11 5 (7.69%) Mathematics
11 5 (7.69%) Progressive Web App
12 4 (6.15%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) C++
2 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) SQL
5 3 (4.62%) C
5 3 (4.62%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.08%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (6.15%) Master's Degree
4 4 (6.15%) PhD
5 2 (3.08%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) GMP
2 1 (1.54%) NIST
2 1 (1.54%) PMO
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) Firmware
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 6 (9.23%) Terraform
3 1 (1.54%) Ansible
3 1 (1.54%) Grafana
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.54%) Packer
3 1 (1.54%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) SAP
2 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.23%) Google
4 5 (7.69%) Sparx
5 4 (6.15%) Embarcadero
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle
7 1 (1.54%) CA
7 1 (1.54%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.54%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.54%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) Progress