Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 70 140
Rank change year-on-year +5 +70 +3
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 388 307 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.88% 4.12% 2.02%
As % of the General category 12.27% 11.06% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 232 199 123
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £63,750 £68,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +10.84% -7.78%

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 3161 2775 2797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.78% 37.20% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2474 2312 2187
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.87% -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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +7 17 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Altrincham - 9 - - 1
Wigan -8 7 £32,500 -13.33%
Oldham +14 5 - - 1
Rochdale +22 2 £46,250 -15.91%
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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.

1 287 (73.97%) SAP
2 182 (46.91%) Finance
3 159 (40.98%) Business Intelligence
4 146 (37.63%) Programme Management
5 144 (37.11%) Telecoms
6 142 (36.60%) Electronics
7 140 (36.08%) Marketing
8 139 (35.82%) Digital Marketing
9 122 (31.44%) SQL
10 89 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (22.94%) Logistics
11 84 (21.65%) .NET
12 73 (18.81%) JavaScript
13 71 (18.30%) ABAP
14 64 (16.49%) SQL Server
15 59 (15.21%) Retail
16 57 (14.69%) HTML
17 56 (14.43%) Web Development
18 54 (13.92%) Java
19 52 (13.40%) CSS
19 52 (13.40%) SAP PP
20 51 (13.14%) Open Source
21 50 (12.89%) C#
21 50 (12.89%) Windows
22 49 (12.63%) Python
23 48 (12.37%) Microsoft
24 47 (12.11%) MVC
24 47 (12.11%) Big Data
25 46 (11.86%) ERP
26 45 (11.60%) Machine Learning

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 20 (5.15%) IIS
2 16 (4.12%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.06%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.29%) Apache
6 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (5.15%) FileZilla
2 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 52 (13.40%) SAP PP
2 32 (8.25%) SAP MII
3 29 (7.47%) SAP PP-PI
4 28 (7.22%) SAP MM
5 17 (4.38%) Dynamics AX
5 17 (4.38%) SAP SD
6 9 (2.32%) SAP WM
7 8 (2.06%) NetSuite
8 6 (1.55%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (1.29%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (1.03%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 4 (1.03%) SAP CO
10 4 (1.03%) SAP FI
10 4 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (1.03%) SAP LE
11 3 (0.77%) Magento
11 3 (0.77%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.77%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 38 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (9.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.09%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (1.55%) Sage Pay
6 3 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.15%) FTP
1 20 (5.15%) SMTP
2 8 (2.06%) LAN
2 8 (2.06%) WAN
3 7 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.77%) DHCP
4 3 (0.77%) DNS
4 3 (0.77%) RFID
4 3 (0.77%) SAN
4 3 (0.77%) Wireless
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.26%) Intranet
5 1 (0.26%) IPsec
5 1 (0.26%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.26%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.26%) SSL
5 1 (0.26%) VLAN
5 1 (0.26%) VPN
5 1 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.11%) Big Data
3 39 (10.05%) Relational Database
4 35 (9.02%) Hadoop
5 18 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (4.64%) SAP BW
6 16 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
7 15 (3.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 12 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (2.32%) MySQL
10 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.80%) Apache Accumulo
11 7 (1.80%) CouchDB
11 7 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.80%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (5.15%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.61%) JIRA
3 13 (3.35%) eCATT
3 13 (3.35%) Grunt
3 13 (3.35%) LSMW
4 12 (3.09%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.58%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.32%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.80%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.80%) JUnit
7 7 (1.80%) Maven
7 7 (1.80%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.55%) Bitbucket
8 6 (1.55%) EasyMock
9 5 (1.29%) GitLab
9 5 (1.29%) gulp
9 5 (1.29%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.29%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.29%) QUnit
General
1 182 (46.91%) Finance
2 144 (37.11%) Telecoms
3 142 (36.60%) Electronics
4 140 (36.08%) Marketing
5 59 (15.21%) Retail
6 13 (3.35%) Automotive
6 13 (3.35%) Publishing
7 9 (2.32%) Advertising
8 8 (2.06%) Billing
9 5 (1.29%) Legal
10 4 (1.03%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.03%) Local Government
11 2 (0.52%) Banking
12 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 138 (35.57%) Analyst
2 110 (28.35%) Developer
3 89 (22.94%) Business Analyst
4 87 (22.42%) SAP Analyst
5 86 (22.16%) Consultant
6 67 (17.27%) SAP Consultant
7 53 (13.66%) SAP Business Analyst
8 40 (10.31%) SAP Business Consultant
9 32 (8.25%) .NET Developer
10 30 (7.73%) C# Developer
11 29 (7.47%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (6.96%) Architect
13 26 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
13 26 (6.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 23 (5.93%) SAP PP Analyst
14 23 (5.93%) SAP PP Business Analyst
14 23 (5.93%) Web Developer
15 20 (5.15%) Cloud Architect
15 20 (5.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 17 (4.38%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (21.65%) .NET
2 57 (14.69%) HTML
3 52 (13.40%) CSS
4 43 (11.08%) ASP.NET
5 40 (10.31%) Ajax
6 33 (8.51%) jQuery
7 31 (7.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (5.93%) EDI
10 22 (5.67%) HTML5
10 22 (5.67%) SAPUI5
11 21 (5.41%) JSON
12 20 (5.15%) Regular Expression
13 16 (4.12%) MSMQ
13 16 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
14 14 (3.61%) Spring
15 13 (3.35%) IDoc
16 12 (3.09%) SAP XI
17 11 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 10 (2.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.02%) Public Cloud
3 26 (6.70%) N-Tier
4 17 (4.38%) Life Science
5 13 (3.35%) FMCG
5 13 (3.35%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.32%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.06%) LIMS
8 7 (1.80%) User Experience
9 6 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.55%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.29%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.29%) Chip and PIN
10 5 (1.29%) EPoS
10 5 (1.29%) NHS
11 3 (0.77%) iPad
11 3 (0.77%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (0.77%) Robotics
12 2 (0.52%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 50 (12.89%) Windows
2 34 (8.76%) Unix
3 26 (6.70%) Linux
4 9 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.80%) Android
5 7 (1.80%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (40.98%) Business Intelligence
2 146 (37.63%) Programme Management
3 139 (35.82%) Digital Marketing
4 89 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (22.94%) Logistics
5 56 (14.43%) Web Development
6 51 (13.14%) Open Source
7 47 (12.11%) MVC
8 46 (11.86%) ERP
9 45 (11.60%) Machine Learning
10 44 (11.34%) Analytics
10 44 (11.34%) DevOps
11 37 (9.54%) OO
12 35 (9.02%) Demand Management
13 34 (8.76%) Test Automation
14 31 (7.99%) E-Commerce
15 30 (7.73%) SOA
15 30 (7.73%) Software Engineering
16 29 (7.47%) IT Strategy
17 27 (6.96%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 122 (31.44%) SQL
2 73 (18.81%) JavaScript
3 71 (18.30%) ABAP
4 54 (13.92%) Java
5 50 (12.89%) C#
6 49 (12.63%) Python
7 43 (11.08%) Shell Script
8 32 (8.25%) C++
9 30 (7.73%) Go
10 26 (6.70%) PHP
10 26 (6.70%) T-SQL
11 22 (5.67%) VBScript
12 14 (3.61%) VB
13 13 (3.35%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.32%) VB.NET
15 8 (2.06%) Ruby
16 7 (1.80%) Clojure
16 7 (1.80%) Korn
16 7 (1.80%) VBA
17 5 (1.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (11.60%) Degree
2 11 (2.84%) Master's Degree
2 11 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.06%) SAP Certification
5 7 (1.80%) CISM
5 7 (1.80%) CRISC
6 5 (1.29%) CISSP
7 4 (1.03%) CCA
7 4 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.03%) MCSA
7 4 (1.03%) PhD
7 4 (1.03%) VCP5
8 3 (0.77%) CCNA
8 3 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.77%) MCSE
8 3 (0.77%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.77%) PMP
9 2 (0.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.19%) SLA
2 12 (3.09%) QA
3 7 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.55%) ISO 14001
4 6 (1.55%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) GAAP
System Software
1 16 (4.12%) Docker
2 8 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.29%) Samba
4 5 (1.29%) XenApp
5 4 (1.03%) vSphere
5 4 (1.03%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.26%) Firmware
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (8.76%) Ansible
2 29 (7.47%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (7.47%) Puppet
3 16 (4.12%) Mesos
4 7 (1.80%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.77%) Marathon
5 3 (0.77%) rkt
6 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 287 (73.97%) SAP
2 48 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 36 (9.28%) Google
4 23 (5.93%) Oracle
5 20 (5.15%) PayPal
6 15 (3.87%) VMware
7 13 (3.35%) Cisco
8 7 (1.80%) Dell
9 6 (1.55%) CyberSource
10 5 (1.29%) Citrix
10 5 (1.29%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.03%) EMC
11 4 (1.03%) Informatica
11 4 (1.03%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.03%) Sage
11 4 (1.03%) SEEBURGER
12 3 (0.77%) Infor
12 3 (0.77%) Panasonic
12 3 (0.77%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.77%) SYSPRO