Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 69 70
Rank change year-on-year -23 +1 +71
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 245 361 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.35% 4.37% 3.79%
As % of the General category 8.76% 11.37% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 168 231 149
Manchester median annual salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.50% +6.38% +10.59%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £25,550
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

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 2,796 3,175 2,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.19% 38.41% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,248 2,525 2,236
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +7 17 £41,000 +13.10% 4
Bolton +14 6 £40,250 - 5
Oldham +8 4 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Salford - 4 £28,250 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 £39,375 - 1
Wigan +11 1 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Bury -6 1 £60,000 +55.84%
Cheadle - 1 £55,000 -
Altrincham - 1 - - 1
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 149 (60.82%) Finance
2 139 (56.73%) SAP
3 100 (40.82%) Retail
4 87 (35.51%) Analytical Skills
5 70 (28.57%) Marketing
5 70 (28.57%) Electronics
5 70 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (26.53%) Digital Marketing
7 64 (26.12%) Telecoms
7 64 (26.12%) Programme Management
8 56 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
9 55 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
10 48 (19.59%) Software Engineering
11 47 (19.18%) SQL
12 46 (18.78%) ERP
13 45 (18.37%) C#
14 44 (17.96%) Logistics
15 41 (16.73%) JavaScript
15 41 (16.73%) Kubernetes
16 36 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (14.69%) .NET
16 36 (14.69%) Python
17 34 (13.88%) Google Cloud Platform
18 33 (13.47%) Publishing
19 32 (13.06%) Docker
19 32 (13.06%) DevOps
20 31 (12.65%) Big Data
20 31 (12.65%) Google
21 30 (12.24%) Windows

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 19 (7.76%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.82%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.41%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.82%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.41%) InDesign
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.41%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (11.02%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (4.49%) SAP MM
3 10 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (3.67%) SAP PP
5 8 (3.27%) SAP SD
6 6 (2.45%) SAP APO
7 4 (1.63%) NetSuite
7 4 (1.63%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (1.22%) Sage X3
8 3 (1.22%) SAP QM
9 2 (0.82%) Demantra
9 2 (0.82%) Dynamics SL
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle ASCP
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.82%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.82%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.82%) SAP SCM
10 1 (0.41%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 30 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (9.39%) SaaS
4 22 (8.98%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (8.98%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.45%) Office 365
6 3 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.41%) IaaS
7 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.27%) SAN
1 8 (3.27%) VoIP
2 5 (2.04%) Firewall
3 4 (1.63%) 802.11
3 4 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.63%) DHCP
3 4 (1.63%) DNS
3 4 (1.63%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.63%) IP Telephony
3 4 (1.63%) IPsec
3 4 (1.63%) iSCSI
3 4 (1.63%) LAN
3 4 (1.63%) MPLS
3 4 (1.63%) Network Security
3 4 (1.63%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (1.63%) SNMP
3 4 (1.63%) SSL
3 4 (1.63%) VPN
3 4 (1.63%) WAN
3 4 (1.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.65%) Big Data
2 20 (8.16%) Hadoop
3 14 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.86%) Couchbase
4 7 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.22%) MySQL
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.82%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.41%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (6.12%) TeamCity
2 11 (4.49%) JIRA
3 9 (3.67%) Selenium
3 9 (3.67%) SpecFlow
4 8 (3.27%) eCATT
4 8 (3.27%) LSMW
5 7 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.04%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.63%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.22%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.22%) Subversion
9 2 (0.82%) GitLab
9 2 (0.82%) Serilog
9 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.41%) Grunt
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.41%) QF-Test
10 1 (0.41%) Ranorex
General
1 149 (60.82%) Finance
2 100 (40.82%) Retail
3 70 (28.57%) Electronics
3 70 (28.57%) Marketing
4 64 (26.12%) Telecoms
5 33 (13.47%) Publishing
6 14 (5.71%) Advertising
7 10 (4.08%) Local Government
8 8 (3.27%) Billing
9 4 (1.63%) Law
10 3 (1.22%) Automotive
10 3 (1.22%) Games
11 2 (0.82%) Banking
12 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 70 (28.57%) Consultant
2 67 (27.35%) Analyst
3 31 (12.65%) SAP Consultant
4 30 (12.24%) Developer
5 29 (11.84%) SAP Analyst
6 26 (10.61%) Architect
7 18 (7.35%) Business Analyst
8 16 (6.53%) Engineering Manager
8 16 (6.53%) SAP PP Consultant
8 16 (6.53%) Software Engineering Manager
9 15 (6.12%) SAP Business Analyst
10 13 (5.31%) .NET Developer
10 13 (5.31%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (5.31%) SAP MM Consultant
10 13 (5.31%) SAP PP Analyst
11 12 (4.90%) Software Engineer
11 12 (4.90%) Software Manager
12 11 (4.49%) C# Developer
12 11 (4.49%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.49%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.69%) .NET
2 18 (7.35%) AngularJS
2 18 (7.35%) React
3 14 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 11 (4.49%) CSS
5 10 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (4.08%) EDI
5 10 (4.08%) HTML
5 10 (4.08%) Middleware
5 10 (4.08%) REST
5 10 (4.08%) Web Services
6 9 (3.67%) .NET Core
6 9 (3.67%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.67%) Entity Framework
6 9 (3.67%) HTML5
6 9 (3.67%) IDoc
6 9 (3.67%) LINQ
6 9 (3.67%) SignalR
7 8 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (3.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 87 (35.51%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.53%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.31%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (4.08%) Blog
7 9 (3.67%) Driving Licence
8 8 (3.27%) LIMS
8 8 (3.27%) Virtual Team
9 7 (2.86%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (2.45%) Life Science
11 3 (1.22%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.82%) Clustering
12 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.82%) HP Storage
12 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.41%) EPoS
13 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.41%) Replication
13 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.24%) Windows
2 14 (5.71%) Linux
3 8 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.63%) Unix
7 2 (0.82%) Android
8 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (26.53%) Digital Marketing
3 64 (26.12%) Programme Management
4 56 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (19.59%) Software Engineering
7 46 (18.78%) ERP
8 44 (17.96%) Logistics
9 36 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (13.06%) DevOps
11 28 (11.43%) CRM
11 28 (11.43%) Test Automation
12 27 (11.02%) Open Source
13 23 (9.39%) Kanban
14 22 (8.98%) BDD
15 21 (8.57%) Machine Learning
15 21 (8.57%) TDD
16 19 (7.76%) Migration
16 19 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (6.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (19.18%) SQL
2 45 (18.37%) C#
3 41 (16.73%) JavaScript
4 36 (14.69%) Python
5 27 (11.02%) ABAP
6 26 (10.61%) Java
7 17 (6.94%) C++
7 17 (6.94%) X++
8 16 (6.53%) Go
9 11 (4.49%) C
10 7 (2.86%) Ruby
10 7 (2.86%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.04%) Perl
12 3 (1.22%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.82%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.82%) PHP
13 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (7.76%) Degree
2 13 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.04%) BC Cleared
4 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.82%) PhD
5 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) CEH
6 1 (0.41%) CIMA
6 1 (0.41%) CISSP
6 1 (0.41%) CLAS
6 1 (0.41%) ISEB
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MCSA
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.35%) QA
2 13 (5.31%) GCP
3 4 (1.63%) SLA
4 3 (1.22%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 15765
System Software
1 32 (13.06%) Docker
2 11 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.82%) Firmware
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (16.73%) Kubernetes
2 24 (9.80%) Ansible
3 5 (2.04%) Terraform
4 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.22%) Puppet
5 2 (0.82%) Istio
5 2 (0.82%) Marathon
5 2 (0.82%) Mesos
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.82%) rkt
6 1 (0.41%) Grafana
6 1 (0.41%) Kibana
6 1 (0.41%) Packer
6 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 139 (56.73%) SAP
2 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 31 (12.65%) Google
4 24 (9.80%) VMware
5 12 (4.90%) Oracle
6 10 (4.08%) Cisco
6 10 (4.08%) Rackspace
6 10 (4.08%) Sage
7 8 (3.27%) JD Edwards
8 6 (2.45%) Epicor
9 5 (2.04%) Infor
10 4 (1.63%) Citrix
10 4 (1.63%) Juniper
10 4 (1.63%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (0.82%) HP
11 2 (0.82%) hybris
11 2 (0.82%) Lotus
12 1 (0.41%) Adobe
12 1 (0.41%) Birst
12 1 (0.41%) IFS