Period
to

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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 106 118 152
Rank change year-on-year +12 +34 -15
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 162 88 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.85% 2.24% 1.27%
As % of the General category 4.76% 4.95% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 108 75 23
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,150 £20,450
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £53,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -20.83% +4.35% +21.05%
75th Percentile £61,250 £70,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £81,250 £85,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% +2.15%

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 3,400 1,776 1,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.80% 45.27% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,993 1,433 1,464
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,132 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,112 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.22% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £83,100 £77,500 £76,250
North West median annual salary £50,960 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.28% - +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 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport 0 18 £85,000 +163.57% 4
Bury +5 4 £45,000 +63.64% 3
Cheadle - 4 - -
Wigan +1 3 £80,000 +19.40% 1
Bolton -9 3 £25,500 - 7
Salford -19 3 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 57 (35.19%) Agile
2 56 (34.57%) Finance
3 54 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 53 (32.72%) SAP
5 48 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 43 (26.54%) C#
8 42 (25.93%) Marketing
8 42 (25.93%) Digital Marketing
9 41 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
10 40 (24.69%) Azure
10 40 (24.69%) Electronics
11 39 (24.07%) Programme Management
12 38 (23.46%) Public Sector
13 36 (22.22%) Degree
13 36 (22.22%) SQL
14 31 (19.14%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (18.52%) T-SQL
16 28 (17.28%) .NET
16 28 (17.28%) SQL Server
17 26 (16.05%) Social Skills
18 25 (15.43%) Project Delivery
18 25 (15.43%) SaaS
19 24 (14.81%) Retail
20 23 (14.20%) Data Lake
20 23 (14.20%) Azure Data Factory
21 21 (12.96%) .NET Core
22 19 (11.73%) Microsoft 365
22 19 (11.73%) Cybersecurity
22 19 (11.73%) 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 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.62%) Mule
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (8.64%) JDE OneWorld
2 10 (6.17%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.23%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.23%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.62%) SAP IBP
5 1 (0.62%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.62%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.62%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.62%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 40 (24.69%) Azure
2 25 (15.43%) SaaS
3 23 (14.20%) Azure Data Factory
4 19 (11.73%) Microsoft 365
5 14 (8.64%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 9 (5.56%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 9 (5.56%) Power Platform
7 7 (4.32%) Snowflake
8 4 (2.47%) AWS
8 4 (2.47%) IaaS
8 4 (2.47%) PaaS
9 3 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.85%) Azure Sentinel
9 3 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.62%) Contentsquare
10 1 (0.62%) Google Data Studio
10 1 (0.62%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.62%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.62%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) Firewall
2 8 (4.94%) Wireless
3 6 (3.70%) DHCP
3 6 (3.70%) DNS
4 5 (3.09%) WebEx
5 4 (2.47%) Internet
6 1 (0.62%) HTTP
6 1 (0.62%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.20%) Data Lake
3 15 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (9.26%) Qlik Sense
3 15 (9.26%) QlikView
4 14 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.56%) GIS
5 9 (5.56%) Power BI
5 9 (5.56%) PowerCenter
5 9 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
5 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.94%) SAP BW
7 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.70%) Tableau
8 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 56 (34.57%) Finance
2 54 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 42 (25.93%) Marketing
4 41 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (24.69%) Electronics
6 38 (23.46%) Public Sector
7 26 (16.05%) Social Skills
8 24 (14.81%) Retail
9 16 (9.88%) Automotive
10 15 (9.26%) Aerospace
11 14 (8.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 9 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (3.70%) German Language
14 3 (1.85%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (1.85%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (1.85%) Legal
15 2 (1.23%) Games
15 2 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
16 1 (0.62%) Polish Language
16 1 (0.62%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 39 (24.07%) Developer
2 27 (16.67%) Analyst
3 15 (9.26%) Data Engineer
4 11 (6.79%) Consultant
4 11 (6.79%) Software Developer
5 9 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 9 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 8 (4.94%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (4.94%) SAP BW Developer
6 8 (4.94%) SAP Developer
6 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.32%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.32%) C# Developer
7 7 (4.32%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 6 (3.70%) Head of IT
8 6 (3.70%) QlikView Consultant
8 6 (3.70%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
9 5 (3.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.09%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.28%) .NET
2 21 (12.96%) .NET Core
3 10 (6.17%) HTML
4 9 (5.56%) CSS
5 8 (4.94%) SAP Fiori
5 8 (4.94%) SAPUI5
6 6 (3.70%) WinForms
6 6 (3.70%) WPF
7 5 (3.09%) React
7 5 (3.09%) XMPP
8 4 (2.47%) Blazor
9 3 (1.85%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.85%) HTML5
9 3 (1.85%) Node.js
10 2 (1.23%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.23%) CSS3
10 2 (1.23%) jQuery
10 2 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.79%) Blog
2 10 (6.17%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.70%) User Experience
5 5 (3.09%) HP Storage
6 4 (2.47%) FMCG
6 4 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.23%) Industry 4.0
7 2 (1.23%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.62%) CCTV
8 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) IoT
8 1 (0.62%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.62%) Replication
8 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.11%) Windows
2 13 (8.02%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.19%) Agile
2 48 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (25.93%) Digital Marketing
4 39 (24.07%) Programme Management
5 31 (19.14%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (15.43%) Project Delivery
7 19 (11.73%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (11.73%) ERP
8 16 (9.88%) Analytics
9 15 (9.26%) Microservices
10 14 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (8.64%) Data Architecture
10 14 (8.64%) Data Engineering
10 14 (8.64%) Data Ingestion
10 14 (8.64%) Data Pipeline
10 14 (8.64%) Data Science
11 12 (7.41%) Full Stack Development
12 11 (6.79%) CI/CD
12 11 (6.79%) Project Management
12 11 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.54%) C#
2 36 (22.22%) SQL
3 30 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 16 (9.88%) Python
5 12 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.09%) C++
7 4 (2.47%) Java
8 2 (1.23%) C
9 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.62%) RPG
9 1 (0.62%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.62%) Ruby
9 1 (0.62%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.62%) VB
9 1 (0.62%) VC++
Qualifications
1 36 (22.22%) Degree
2 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) PhD
4 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.79%) Accessibility
2 10 (6.17%) QA
3 7 (4.32%) GDPR
3 7 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.32%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.70%) SLA
5 4 (2.47%) GMP
5 4 (2.47%) GRC
6 3 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.85%) NIST
System Software
1 15 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.79%) Docker
3 7 (4.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.79%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.62%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 53 (32.72%) SAP
2 45 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.64%) Databricks
4 9 (5.56%) Cisco
4 9 (5.56%) Informatica
4 9 (5.56%) VMware
5 6 (3.70%) Siemens
6 5 (3.09%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.09%) HP
7 2 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle
7 2 (1.23%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.62%) Adobe
8 1 (0.62%) Avaya
8 1 (0.62%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.62%) Dell
8 1 (0.62%) Google
8 1 (0.62%) IBM
8 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.62%) Trend Micro