Manufacturing Jobs in the Midlands

Manufacturing
England > Midlands

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 4 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 34 49 47
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 +92
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 522 618 579
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.70% 6.02% 5.29%
As % of the General category 9.66% 8.28% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 353 198 369
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £27,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% +13.51%
75th Percentile £63,750 £73,438 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.18% +6.67% -

All General Skills
Midlands

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,406 7,467 6,497
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 59.04% 72.71% 59.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,150 3,338 4,122
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,764 £27,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £35,800
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £48,611
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +8.00% +8.03%
75th Percentile £61,092 £66,003 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the Midlands

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the Midlands

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in the Midlands

Manufacturing
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 March 2024. 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
West Midlands +2 292 £47,500 -26.92% 423
East Midlands +39 225 £42,500 -5.56% 291
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Exchange
3 3 (0.57%) CMS
3 3 (0.57%) IIS
4 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (7.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.87%) AutoCAD
4 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.15%) Simulink
6 5 (0.96%) CANalyzer
7 4 (0.77%) EPLAN
8 3 (0.57%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.38%) ALPHACAM
9 2 (0.38%) Revit
9 2 (0.38%) TargetLink
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.19%) Sketch
10 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 20 (3.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (2.11%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.96%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.96%) SAP PP
5 4 (0.77%) SAP SCM
6 3 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.57%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.57%) Sage 300 ERP
6 3 (0.57%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.57%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.19%) Epicor Vantage
8 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP QM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 62 (11.88%) Azure
2 51 (9.77%) Power Platform
3 49 (9.39%) Microsoft 365
4 38 (7.28%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (2.49%) Azure DevOps
5 13 (2.49%) Power Automate
5 13 (2.49%) PowerApps
5 13 (2.49%) SaaS
6 12 (2.30%) Entra ID
7 9 (1.72%) AWS
8 7 (1.34%) Azure API Management
8 7 (1.34%) Azure Event Grid
8 7 (1.34%) Azure Functions
8 7 (1.34%) Azure Service Bus
8 7 (1.34%) Serverless
9 5 (0.96%) GCP
10 4 (0.77%) Figma
11 2 (0.38%) Nutanix
11 2 (0.38%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.38%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.87%) Firewall
2 14 (2.68%) Ethernet
3 10 (1.92%) LAN
4 9 (1.72%) WAN
5 8 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.34%) SAN
7 5 (0.96%) Bluetooth
7 5 (0.96%) DHCP
7 5 (0.96%) DNS
8 4 (0.77%) FlexRay
8 4 (0.77%) VPN
9 3 (0.57%) Network Security
9 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.57%) VLAN
10 2 (0.38%) 2G
10 2 (0.38%) 3G
10 2 (0.38%) 4G
10 2 (0.38%) Internet
10 2 (0.38%) Modbus
10 2 (0.38%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.43%) Power BI
3 11 (2.11%) SQLite
4 9 (1.72%) Tableau
5 8 (1.53%) Power Query
6 7 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.96%) MySQL
8 3 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.57%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.38%) Metadata
9 2 (0.38%) MS Access
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (3.83%) Git
2 10 (1.92%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.34%) CANoe
4 6 (1.15%) JIRA
4 6 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.57%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.19%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.19%) VectorCAST
General
1 149 (28.54%) Social Skills
2 117 (22.41%) Finance
3 72 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (10.15%) Electronics
5 49 (9.39%) Retail
6 46 (8.81%) Automotive
7 39 (7.47%) Marketing
8 34 (6.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 29 (5.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 25 (4.79%) Organisational Skills
10 25 (4.79%) Telecoms
11 24 (4.60%) Public Sector
12 18 (3.45%) Influencing Skills
13 16 (3.07%) Aerospace
14 13 (2.49%) Games
15 10 (1.92%) Law
15 10 (1.92%) Legal
16 9 (1.72%) Presentation Skills
17 5 (0.96%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.77%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (11.69%) Analyst
2 57 (10.92%) Developer
3 53 (10.15%) Senior
4 46 (8.81%) Lead
5 36 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 36 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 35 (6.70%) Project Manager
7 26 (4.98%) IT Manager
8 25 (4.79%) Consultant
8 25 (4.79%) IT Support
9 21 (4.02%) Data Analyst
10 20 (3.83%) Architect
10 20 (3.83%) Electronics Engineer
10 20 (3.83%) Technical Leader
11 18 (3.45%) .NET Developer
11 18 (3.45%) Senior Developer
12 17 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (3.07%) Graduate
13 16 (3.07%) Support Engineer
14 14 (2.68%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.47%) .NET
2 24 (4.60%) ASP.NET
3 21 (4.02%) HTML
4 16 (3.07%) .NET Framework
5 15 (2.87%) .NET Core
5 15 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (2.68%) Entity Framework
7 13 (2.49%) RESTful
8 12 (2.30%) Blazor
9 11 (2.11%) Universal Windows Platform
9 11 (2.11%) YAML
10 10 (1.92%) CSS
11 9 (1.72%) WPF
12 7 (1.34%) SignalR
12 7 (1.34%) WinForms
13 6 (1.15%) XML
14 5 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (0.77%) AngularJS
15 4 (0.77%) EDI
15 4 (0.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.81%) Management Information System
2 24 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (3.26%) FMCG
4 14 (2.68%) Driving Licence
5 13 (2.49%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.49%) Renewable Energy
6 12 (2.30%) Operational Technology
7 8 (1.53%) Analytical Mindset
7 8 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (1.53%) Robotics
8 7 (1.34%) FPGA
8 7 (1.34%) Infotainment
8 7 (1.34%) IoT
9 6 (1.15%) PMI
9 6 (1.15%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.15%) VHDL
10 5 (0.96%) Legacy Applications
10 5 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.54%) Windows
2 20 (3.83%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.72%) Windows 10
4 7 (1.34%) Linux
5 5 (0.96%) Android
6 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.38%) Unix
7 1 (0.19%) HPUX
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (20.88%) ERP
2 96 (18.39%) Problem-Solving
3 77 (14.75%) Project Management
4 73 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
5 60 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 48 (9.20%) Agile
7 45 (8.62%) Software Engineering
8 39 (7.47%) Logistics
9 35 (6.70%) Customer Service
10 31 (5.94%) Computer Science
11 28 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
12 27 (5.17%) Customer Requirements
12 27 (5.17%) Decision-Making
12 27 (5.17%) QMS
13 26 (4.98%) Programme Management
13 26 (4.98%) User Experience
13 26 (4.98%) Validation
14 25 (4.79%) Risk Management
14 25 (4.79%) Visualisation
15 24 (4.60%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 71 (13.60%) SQL
2 39 (7.47%) C#
3 29 (5.56%) C
4 23 (4.41%) JavaScript
5 22 (4.21%) Python
6 18 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.11%) XAML
8 10 (1.92%) Java
9 8 (1.53%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.34%) C++
10 7 (1.34%) Data Analysis Expressions
10 7 (1.34%) MATLAB
11 6 (1.15%) VB
11 6 (1.15%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.77%) Embedded C
12 4 (0.77%) VB6
13 3 (0.57%) PHP
14 2 (0.38%) Ada
14 2 (0.38%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.38%) Ladder Logic
Qualifications
1 121 (23.18%) Degree
2 23 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.30%) HND
5 10 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.34%) Chartered Engineer
7 6 (1.15%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.15%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.57%) CCNA
10 3 (0.57%) CIPD
10 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.57%) MCSE
10 3 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.38%) Azure Certification
11 2 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.19%) CompTIA CySA+
12 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.20%) QA
2 28 (5.36%) GMP
3 15 (2.87%) ISO 26262
4 14 (2.68%) PMO
5 7 (1.34%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.96%) MISRA
7 4 (0.77%) AUTOSAR
7 4 (0.77%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.77%) SLA
8 3 (0.57%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.57%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.38%) IEC 61131
9 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.19%) Accessibility
10 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.21%) Firmware
3 12 (2.30%) Embedded Firmware
4 11 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.34%) Docker
6 5 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (0.96%) Functional Safety
3 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (23.95%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.54%) SAP
3 17 (3.26%) EMC
4 15 (2.87%) VMware
5 10 (1.92%) IFS
5 10 (1.92%) Siemens
6 9 (1.72%) DevExpress
7 7 (1.34%) Adobe
7 7 (1.34%) HP
7 7 (1.34%) Minitab
7 7 (1.34%) Sophos
7 7 (1.34%) Workday
8 6 (1.15%) Salesforce
8 6 (1.15%) SYSPRO
9 5 (0.96%) Epicor
9 5 (0.96%) Veeam
9 5 (0.96%) Xilinx
10 4 (0.77%) Cadence
10 4 (0.77%) Cisco
10 4 (0.77%) Mentor Graphics