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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 13 5
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 2 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.41% 6.96% 21.43%
As % of the General category 20.00% 13.11% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £52,500 £85,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.23% +70.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 10 61 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 37.04% 53.04% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 47 36
Median salary £52,500 £63,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +27.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the Midlands

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) HNC
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9000
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9002
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics Test Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Test Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) ERP Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9000
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9002
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP