Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 66 59
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 682 744 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.48% 4.12% 4.32%
As % of the General category 12.03% 10.81% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 475 508 513
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,825 £71,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%

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 5668 6884 7169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 37.26% 38.08% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4437 5213 5657
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +1.22%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

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

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +17 484 £45,000 +12.50% 21
East Midlands -1 190 £40,000 - 18
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 260 (38.12%) SAP
2 167 (24.49%) Finance
3 130 (19.06%) ERP
4 116 (17.01%) SQL
4 116 (17.01%) Microsoft
4 116 (17.01%) Retail
5 111 (16.28%) Project Management
6 104 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 83 (12.17%) Logistics
7 83 (12.17%) Degree
8 80 (11.73%) Electronics
9 78 (11.44%) HTML
10 76 (11.14%) CSS
11 72 (10.56%) JavaScript
12 71 (10.41%) Windows
13 68 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
14 67 (9.82%) Telecoms
15 66 (9.68%) Automotive
16 65 (9.53%) C#
17 64 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
18 61 (8.94%) Marketing
19 60 (8.80%) Change Management
20 58 (8.50%) PHP
21 57 (8.36%) .NET
21 57 (8.36%) AngularJS
22 56 (8.21%) PRINCE2
23 55 (8.06%) ITIL
24 53 (7.77%) HTML5
25 52 (7.62%) SAP MM
26 50 (7.33%) Git (software)

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 21 (3.08%) WordPress
2 15 (2.20%) CMS
3 14 (2.05%) IIS
4 12 (1.76%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.47%) Apache
6 10 (1.47%) nginx
7 6 (0.88%) NetWeaver
8 4 (0.59%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.15%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) WinCC
Applications
1 30 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 21 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.03%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (0.73%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.59%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.59%) RoboHelp
6 4 (0.59%) Snagit
7 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.29%) Autodesk Inventor
8 2 (0.29%) Simulink
9 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.15%) Solid Edge
9 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 52 (7.62%) SAP MM
2 37 (5.43%) SAP FI
3 34 (4.99%) SAP ERP
4 33 (4.84%) SAP CO
4 33 (4.84%) SAP FI/CO
5 29 (4.25%) SAP PP
6 27 (3.96%) Dynamics NAV
7 26 (3.81%) SAP SD
8 21 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
9 20 (2.93%) SAP HCM
10 19 (2.79%) SAP SCM
11 17 (2.49%) SAP VC
12 15 (2.20%) SAP QM
13 14 (2.05%) SAP MII
13 14 (2.05%) SAP PP-PI
14 10 (1.47%) SAP Business One
15 9 (1.32%) NetSuite
16 8 (1.17%) BPCS
16 8 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
16 8 (1.17%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.55%) GitHub
1 31 (4.55%) npm
2 24 (3.52%) SuccessFactors
3 16 (2.35%) Office 365
4 14 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.47%) Amazon S3
6 10 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.88%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.73%) SaaS
9 4 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.44%) PaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Fastly
11 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.23%) FTP
2 16 (2.35%) Firewall
3 11 (1.61%) LAN
3 11 (1.61%) WAN
4 10 (1.47%) Ethernet
4 10 (1.47%) RFID
5 7 (1.03%) Internet
5 7 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.03%) Wireless
6 6 (0.88%) ADSL2+
6 6 (0.88%) Broadband
6 6 (0.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 6 (0.88%) VDSL
6 6 (0.88%) xDSL
7 5 (0.73%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (0.73%) VoIP
7 5 (0.73%) WLAN
8 4 (0.59%) DHCP
8 4 (0.59%) DNS
8 4 (0.59%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.55%) MySQL
1 31 (4.55%) SAP HANA
2 28 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 26 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (2.64%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 10 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.32%) SAP BW
7 8 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.44%) QlikView
9 3 (0.44%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 50 (7.33%) Git (software)
2 31 (4.55%) GitLab
2 31 (4.55%) gulp
2 31 (4.55%) webpack
3 23 (3.37%) eCATT
3 23 (3.37%) LSMW
4 10 (1.47%) PhantomJS
5 8 (1.17%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.88%) Subversion
8 3 (0.44%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.29%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.29%) JUnit
9 2 (0.29%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.29%) Toad
10 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.15%) Maven
10 1 (0.15%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.15%) Xcode
General
1 167 (24.49%) Finance
2 116 (17.01%) Retail
3 80 (11.73%) Electronics
4 67 (9.82%) Telecoms
5 66 (9.68%) Automotive
6 61 (8.94%) Marketing
7 45 (6.60%) Advertising
8 38 (5.57%) Publishing
9 22 (3.23%) Billing
10 13 (1.91%) Legal
11 7 (1.03%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.88%) Back Office
12 6 (0.88%) Law
13 5 (0.73%) Banking
14 4 (0.59%) German Language
14 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.29%) French Language
15 2 (0.29%) Polish Language
15 2 (0.29%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 117 (17.16%) Analyst
2 106 (15.54%) Consultant
3 84 (12.32%) Developer
4 56 (8.21%) SAP Consultant
5 52 (7.62%) Project Manager
6 46 (6.74%) HTML CSS Developer
6 46 (6.74%) HTML Developer
6 46 (6.74%) JavaScript Developer
7 43 (6.30%) SAP Analyst
8 35 (5.13%) PHP Developer
9 31 (4.55%) Architect
9 31 (4.55%) Business Analyst
10 29 (4.25%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
10 29 (4.25%) Supply Chain Analyst
11 27 (3.96%) Support Analyst
12 25 (3.67%) Senior Manager
13 24 (3.52%) IT Manager
14 22 (3.23%) Design Engineer
14 22 (3.23%) Logistics Consultant
14 22 (3.23%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (11.44%) HTML
2 76 (11.14%) CSS
3 57 (8.36%) .NET
3 57 (8.36%) AngularJS
4 53 (7.77%) HTML5
5 46 (6.74%) Backbone.js
6 40 (5.87%) EDI
7 35 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 31 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
8 31 (4.55%) PhoneGap
8 31 (4.55%) React
8 31 (4.55%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 28 (4.11%) IDoc
10 23 (3.37%) ASP.NET
11 21 (3.08%) Sass
12 20 (2.93%) jQuery
13 14 (2.05%) SAPUI5
14 11 (1.61%) Laravel
15 10 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 24 (3.52%) Social Media
4 19 (2.79%) Data Centre
5 18 (2.64%) LIMS
6 15 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.76%) FMCG
7 12 (1.76%) Life Science
8 10 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.17%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
11 6 (0.88%) NHS
11 6 (0.88%) User Experience
12 5 (0.73%) SCADA
13 4 (0.59%) Acoustics
13 4 (0.59%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 71 (10.41%) Windows
2 44 (6.45%) Android
3 35 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 34 (4.99%) Linux
5 33 (4.84%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.76%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.17%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.88%) VMS
9 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.29%) Unix
11 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (19.06%) ERP
2 111 (16.28%) Project Management
3 104 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (12.17%) Logistics
5 68 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (8.80%) Change Management
7 56 (8.21%) PRINCE2
8 55 (8.06%) ITIL
9 48 (7.04%) Project Planning
10 45 (6.60%) Process Improvement
11 44 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 40 (5.87%) Demand Management
14 36 (5.28%) Collaborative Working
14 36 (5.28%) Customer Requirements
15 33 (4.84%) Migration
16 30 (4.40%) CRM
16 30 (4.40%) Presales
16 30 (4.40%) Web Development
17 29 (4.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 116 (17.01%) SQL
2 72 (10.56%) JavaScript
3 65 (9.53%) C#
4 58 (8.50%) PHP
5 42 (6.16%) ABAP
6 27 (3.96%) C
7 23 (3.37%) Java
8 19 (2.79%) C++
9 14 (2.05%) Python
10 11 (1.61%) VB.NET
11 10 (1.47%) MATLAB
11 10 (1.47%) PHP 7
11 10 (1.47%) VB
11 10 (1.47%) XPath
12 9 (1.32%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.03%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.88%) Ruby
15 4 (0.59%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 83 (12.17%) Degree
2 18 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.35%) APMP
4 15 (2.20%) Master's Degree
5 11 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.17%) CPIM
6 8 (1.17%) HND
6 8 (1.17%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.88%) MCSE
8 5 (0.73%) ACCA
8 5 (0.73%) CIMA
8 5 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.73%) MCSA
8 5 (0.73%) PMP
9 4 (0.59%) ISEB
9 4 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.44%) CCNA
10 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.67%) SLA
2 12 (1.76%) QA
3 8 (1.17%) PMO
4 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.44%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.29%) GDPR
7 1 (0.15%) GCP
7 1 (0.15%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.35%) Docker
4 8 (1.17%) Firmware
5 7 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.73%) vSphere
7 4 (0.59%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.59%) XenApp
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.88%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.88%) SCCM
3 3 (0.44%) Terraform
4 2 (0.29%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.15%) Ansible
5 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.15%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 260 (38.12%) SAP
2 116 (17.01%) Microsoft
3 28 (4.11%) VMware
4 27 (3.96%) Oracle
5 26 (3.81%) IFS
6 25 (3.67%) Adobe
7 23 (3.37%) Ariba
8 19 (2.79%) Infor
9 16 (2.35%) EMC
9 16 (2.35%) JD Edwards
10 13 (1.91%) Google
11 12 (1.76%) Cisco
11 12 (1.76%) Epicor
12 11 (1.61%) QAD
13 10 (1.47%) Citrix
13 10 (1.47%) HP
14 9 (1.32%) Sage
15 7 (1.03%) Cadence
16 6 (0.88%) Atmel
17 5 (0.73%) Veeam