Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 65 69
Rank change year-on-year -34 +4 +70
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 224 385 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.07% 4.88% 4.12%
As % of the General category 8.03% 12.27% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 140 229 199
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £26,125 £33,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £69,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +10.84%

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 2,790 3,137 2,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.20% 39.79% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,211 2,452 2,280
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.96% +0.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -1.23%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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
Stockport +23 18 £32,500 -40.91% 6
Oldham +3 8 £42,500 - 1
Bolton - 8 £21,500 - 5
Salford - 7 £26,500 - 3
Wigan -10 3 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Altrincham -20 2 - - 1
Bury - 2 £50,000 - 5
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £43,750 - 1
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 135 (60.27%) Finance
2 128 (57.14%) SAP
3 89 (39.73%) Electronics
4 80 (35.71%) Marketing
5 79 (35.27%) Business Intelligence
6 76 (33.93%) Digital Marketing
7 75 (33.48%) Telecoms
7 75 (33.48%) Programme Management
8 66 (29.46%) Retail
9 57 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
10 51 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (21.88%) SQL
11 49 (21.88%) Software Engineering
12 44 (19.64%) Microsoft
13 41 (18.30%) ERP
14 40 (17.86%) C#
15 35 (15.63%) Logistics
16 31 (13.84%) Microsoft Azure
16 31 (13.84%) Google Cloud Platform
17 30 (13.39%) Google
17 30 (13.39%) HTML
17 30 (13.39%) .NET
17 30 (13.39%) Windows
18 29 (12.95%) Amazon AWS
19 28 (12.50%) Test Automation
19 28 (12.50%) Kubernetes
20 27 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
21 26 (11.61%) C++
21 26 (11.61%) JavaScript
22 24 (10.71%) Docker

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 10 (4.46%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.34%) Apache
4 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.34%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.45%) InDesign
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (8.48%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (6.25%) SAP PP
3 8 (3.57%) SAP MM
3 8 (3.57%) SAP SD
4 6 (2.68%) SAP APO
4 6 (2.68%) SAP SCM
5 3 (1.34%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.89%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.89%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.89%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.89%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.45%) Maximo
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.45%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.84%) Google Cloud Platform
1 31 (13.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (12.95%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (8.04%) SaaS
4 13 (5.80%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (4.46%) Office 365
6 6 (2.68%) IaaS
6 6 (2.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.91%) Firewall
2 9 (4.02%) VoIP
3 8 (3.57%) DHCP
3 8 (3.57%) LAN
3 8 (3.57%) VPN
4 7 (3.13%) SAN
4 7 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.13%) Wireless
5 6 (2.68%) WAN
6 5 (2.23%) DNS
6 5 (2.23%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.79%) 802.11
7 4 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.79%) IP Telephony
7 4 (1.79%) IPsec
7 4 (1.79%) MPLS
7 4 (1.79%) SNMP
7 4 (1.79%) SSL
7 4 (1.79%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.79%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.04%) Big Data
2 14 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.02%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.57%) Couchbase
4 8 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.13%) MySQL
6 6 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.79%) SAP HANA
8 3 (1.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.34%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.89%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.89%) Lumira
9 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.89%) Power BI
9 2 (0.89%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (6.70%) TeamCity
2 14 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.80%) JIRA
3 13 (5.80%) Selenium
4 12 (5.36%) SpecFlow
5 10 (4.46%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.79%) eCATT
6 4 (1.79%) LSMW
6 4 (1.79%) Serilog
7 3 (1.34%) CMake
7 3 (1.34%) GCC
8 2 (0.89%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.89%) Subversion
8 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 135 (60.27%) Finance
2 89 (39.73%) Electronics
3 80 (35.71%) Marketing
4 75 (33.48%) Telecoms
5 66 (29.46%) Retail
6 14 (6.25%) Publishing
7 11 (4.91%) Local Government
8 9 (4.02%) Games
9 7 (3.13%) Banking
10 5 (2.23%) Advertising
11 4 (1.79%) Billing
12 2 (0.89%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.89%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.45%) Automotive
13 1 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (25.45%) Analyst
2 52 (23.21%) Developer
3 39 (17.41%) Consultant
4 28 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 26 (11.61%) SAP Analyst
6 20 (8.93%) SAP Consultant
6 20 (8.93%) Software Developer
7 19 (8.48%) SAP PP Analyst
8 18 (8.04%) .NET Developer
8 18 (8.04%) Support Analyst
9 16 (7.14%) C# Developer
10 14 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.36%) SAP PP Consultant
12 11 (4.91%) Architect
12 11 (4.91%) Cloud Architect
13 10 (4.46%) Embedded Engineer
13 10 (4.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (4.46%) IT Analyst
13 10 (4.46%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 10 (4.46%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.39%) .NET
1 30 (13.39%) HTML
2 24 (10.71%) CSS
3 19 (8.48%) ASP.NET
4 16 (7.14%) HTML5
5 14 (6.25%) .NET Core
5 14 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 14 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (6.25%) REST
6 13 (5.80%) Entity Framework
7 12 (5.36%) SignalR
8 11 (4.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (4.91%) EDI
8 11 (4.91%) React
9 10 (4.46%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.46%) LINQ
10 9 (4.02%) Web Services
11 8 (3.57%) Ajax
11 8 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (5.80%) Blog
4 12 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.91%) Acoustics
5 11 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (4.46%) User Experience
7 9 (4.02%) Algorithms
7 9 (4.02%) Analytical Mindset
8 7 (3.13%) Life Science
9 6 (2.68%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.23%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.79%) LIMS
12 3 (1.34%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.34%) FMCG
12 3 (1.34%) Vector Graphics
13 2 (0.89%) Digital TV
13 2 (0.89%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.39%) Windows
2 23 (10.27%) Linux
3 13 (5.80%) Android
3 13 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.91%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.46%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.68%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.23%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (2.23%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.34%) Debian
8 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.89%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.45%) Unix
10 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (35.27%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (33.93%) Digital Marketing
3 75 (33.48%) Programme Management
4 51 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 41 (18.30%) ERP
7 35 (15.63%) Logistics
8 28 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 27 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (9.82%) Open Source
12 19 (8.48%) Migration
13 18 (8.04%) MVC
14 17 (7.59%) BDD
14 17 (7.59%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (6.25%) DevOps
15 14 (6.25%) Microservices
15 14 (6.25%) TDD
16 13 (5.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 49 (21.88%) SQL
2 40 (17.86%) C#
3 26 (11.61%) C++
3 26 (11.61%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.48%) Python
5 17 (7.59%) Java
6 15 (6.70%) ABAP
6 15 (6.70%) Go
7 13 (5.80%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.91%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.91%) X++
9 10 (4.46%) C
10 7 (3.13%) PHP
11 6 (2.68%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.68%) Embedded C
11 6 (2.68%) Embedded C++
11 6 (2.68%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.23%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.79%) Perl
13 4 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (8.48%) Degree
2 4 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.34%) BC Cleared
3 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.45%) CEH
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.45%) CISSP
5 1 (0.45%) GSEC
5 1 (0.45%) MCSA
5 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) ISO 13485
2 3 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.34%) QA
2 3 (1.34%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) PMO
3 2 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (10.71%) Docker
2 12 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.13%) Firmware
5 5 (2.23%) vSphere
6 4 (1.79%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.02%) Ansible
3 7 (3.13%) Terraform
4 6 (2.68%) Grafana
4 6 (2.68%) Kibana
5 5 (2.23%) Packer
6 4 (1.79%) Istio
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 128 (57.14%) SAP
2 44 (19.64%) Microsoft
3 30 (13.39%) Google
4 21 (9.38%) VMware
5 8 (3.57%) Rackspace
6 6 (2.68%) Cisco
7 5 (2.23%) Oracle
7 5 (2.23%) Sage
7 5 (2.23%) Twitter
8 4 (1.79%) IFS
8 4 (1.79%) Juniper
8 4 (1.79%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (1.34%) Epicor
9 3 (1.34%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.89%) EMC
10 2 (0.89%) Veeam
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix
11 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.45%) SYSPRO
11 1 (0.45%) Xamarin