Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 127 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 -59 -18
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 110 249 477
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.03% 2.36% 3.97%
As % of the General category 5.59% 7.13% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 98 211 345
Median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.22% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,950 £28,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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.

All General Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,968 3,493 4,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 36.34% 33.07% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,459 2,681 3,447
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +9.19%
10th Percentile £29,672 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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
West Midlands +17 64 £52,500 +16.67% 78
East Midlands +6 46 £45,000 +5.88% 57
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 30 (27.27%) Electronics
2 27 (24.55%) Finance
3 23 (20.91%) SAP
4 22 (20.00%) ERP
4 22 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (19.09%) C
5 21 (19.09%) Degree
6 20 (18.18%) Windows
7 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
8 16 (14.55%) Software Engineering
8 16 (14.55%) Office 365
9 15 (13.64%) Marketing
9 15 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (13.64%) Telecoms
10 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (12.73%) Programme Management
10 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (12.73%) Public Sector
11 13 (11.82%) Ethernet
11 13 (11.82%) SQL
12 12 (10.91%) Active Directory
12 12 (10.91%) Business Analysis
13 11 (10.00%) C#
13 11 (10.00%) Embedded C
14 10 (9.09%) Aerospace
14 10 (9.09%) Six Sigma
14 10 (9.09%) Eclipse
14 10 (9.09%) FMCG
14 10 (9.09%) Project Delivery
14 10 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.91%) Apache
2 1 (0.91%) CMS
2 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) SAP MII
2 2 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.82%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.82%) SAP PP
2 2 (1.82%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (0.91%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.55%) Office 365
2 8 (7.27%) Azure
3 4 (3.64%) SaaS
4 3 (2.73%) GitHub
5 2 (1.82%) Boomi
5 2 (1.82%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.82%) npm
6 1 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.91%) AWS
6 1 (0.91%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.91%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.91%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) Ethernet
2 7 (6.36%) RS-232
2 7 (6.36%) RS-485
3 4 (3.64%) VoIP
4 3 (2.73%) Firewall
4 3 (2.73%) Network Security
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.82%) Modbus
5 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.91%) VPN
6 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) MySQL
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.64%) MS Access
4 2 (1.82%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.82%) Tableau
5 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.91%) Power BI
5 1 (0.91%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 5 (4.55%) GCC
2 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.64%) JIRA
4 2 (1.82%) Grunt
4 2 (1.82%) gulp
4 2 (1.82%) webpack
5 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.91%) LSMW
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (27.27%) Electronics
2 27 (24.55%) Finance
3 15 (13.64%) Marketing
3 15 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 14 (12.73%) Public Sector
5 10 (9.09%) Aerospace
6 8 (7.27%) Automotive
7 3 (2.73%) Retail
8 2 (1.82%) Law
9 1 (0.91%) Advertising
9 1 (0.91%) Bengali Language
9 1 (0.91%) Military
9 1 (0.91%) Punjabi Language
9 1 (0.91%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 20 (18.18%) Analyst
2 15 (13.64%) Developer
3 10 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 9 (8.18%) Business Analyst
4 9 (8.18%) IT Support
5 7 (6.36%) Architect
6 6 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.45%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Project Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Project Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Development Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) .NET
2 7 (6.36%) HTML
3 5 (4.55%) CSS
3 5 (4.55%) REST
3 5 (4.55%) SOAP
4 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.73%) React
4 3 (2.73%) SAPUI5
5 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.82%) CSS3
5 2 (1.82%) HTML5
5 2 (1.82%) Redux
5 2 (1.82%) Sass
5 2 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.91%) jQuery
6 1 (0.91%) Laravel
6 1 (0.91%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.91%) Web Services
6 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) FMCG
2 9 (8.18%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (7.27%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.64%) Optoelectronics
6 3 (2.73%) AS400
7 2 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.91%) CMDB
8 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) EPoS
8 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.91%) NHS
8 1 (0.91%) SCADA
8 1 (0.91%) Verilog
8 1 (0.91%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) Windows
2 9 (8.18%) Linux
3 8 (7.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.91%) Unix
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.00%) ERP
2 16 (14.55%) Software Engineering
3 15 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (12.73%) Programme Management
4 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.91%) Business Analysis
6 10 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
6 10 (9.09%) Project Delivery
6 10 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 9 (8.18%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
8 8 (7.27%) ITIL
8 8 (7.27%) Logistics
8 8 (7.27%) Requirements Gathering
9 7 (6.36%) Information Security
9 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.45%) PRINCE
10 6 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.09%) C
2 13 (11.82%) SQL
3 11 (10.00%) C#
3 11 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 9 (8.18%) Python
5 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.55%) C++
6 5 (4.55%) Java
7 3 (2.73%) PHP
7 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.82%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.82%) VB
8 2 (1.82%) VB6
8 2 (1.82%) VBA
9 1 (0.91%) ABAP
9 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (19.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) CISSP
2 4 (3.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.64%) NEBOSH
1 4 (3.64%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) GDPR
2 3 (2.73%) MISRA
2 3 (2.73%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.91%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.91%) NCSC
4 1 (0.91%) PMO
4 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.18%) Firmware
3 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (20.91%) SAP
2 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.36%) VMware
4 6 (5.45%) Oracle
5 3 (2.73%) Cisco
5 3 (2.73%) Google
6 2 (1.82%) Cadence
6 2 (1.82%) Dell
6 2 (1.82%) Meraki
6 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) Adobe
7 1 (0.91%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (0.91%) Ariba
7 1 (0.91%) Marketo
7 1 (0.91%) Rockwell
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.91%) Tealium