Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 64 59
Rank change year-on-year -41 -5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 318 554 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.80% 4.20% 4.48%
As % of the General category 8.26% 10.43% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 251 389 479
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 3,850 5,312 5,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 33.91% 40.26% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,880 3,911 4,682
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +6.17% -4.71%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019. 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 -44 160 £45,500 +1.11% 188
East Midlands -13 153 £45,000 +5.88% 112
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 110 (34.59%) SAP
2 88 (27.67%) Finance
3 80 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (23.27%) ERP
5 68 (21.38%) Electronics
6 66 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
7 63 (19.81%) Business Intelligence
8 60 (18.87%) Telecoms
9 57 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
10 53 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 52 (16.35%) JavaScript
12 51 (16.04%) .NET
13 49 (15.41%) Programme Management
13 49 (15.41%) Marketing
13 49 (15.41%) Public Sector
14 48 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 47 (14.78%) C#
16 46 (14.47%) Digital Marketing
17 44 (13.84%) Degree
18 41 (12.89%) Microsoft
19 39 (12.26%) TypeScript
20 38 (11.95%) Retail
21 34 (10.69%) Java
21 34 (10.69%) Project Management
22 33 (10.38%) Web Development
23 32 (10.06%) Git (software)
23 32 (10.06%) T-SQL
23 32 (10.06%) CSS
23 32 (10.06%) Mentoring
24 30 (9.43%) JD Edwards

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 9 (2.83%) Apache
1 9 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.57%) CMS
2 5 (1.57%) IIS
2 5 (1.57%) JBoss
2 5 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.94%) WordPress
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.63%) Liferay
5 2 (0.63%) Quickr
5 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.63%) Abaqus
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (6.29%) SAP PP
2 13 (4.09%) NetSuite
2 13 (4.09%) SAP S/4HANA
3 11 (3.46%) SAP APO
4 10 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (2.83%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (2.20%) SAP CO
6 7 (2.20%) SAP ERP
6 7 (2.20%) SAP FI
6 7 (2.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (2.20%) SAP SD
7 6 (1.89%) SAP QM
8 4 (1.26%) Infor M3
8 4 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.94%) JDE OneWorld
9 3 (0.94%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.63%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.63%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.92%) AWS
1 22 (6.92%) SaaS
2 15 (4.72%) Dynamics 365
3 14 (4.40%) Serverless
4 13 (4.09%) Office 365
5 9 (2.83%) Power Platform
6 8 (2.52%) Amazon Cognito
6 8 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (2.52%) AWS CodePipeline
6 8 (2.52%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (2.52%) Azure
6 8 (2.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (1.89%) Boomi
7 6 (1.89%) GitHub
7 6 (1.89%) npm
8 3 (0.94%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.31%) PaaS
9 1 (0.31%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.83%) Broadband
2 6 (1.89%) DHCP
2 6 (1.89%) Firewall
3 5 (1.57%) DNS
3 5 (1.57%) Internet
3 5 (1.57%) LAN
3 5 (1.57%) WAN
4 4 (1.26%) VoIP
5 3 (0.94%) SMTP
6 2 (0.63%) Intranet
6 2 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.63%) Skype
6 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.63%) VLAN
6 2 (0.63%) VPN
6 2 (0.63%) WebEx
7 1 (0.31%) Modbus
7 1 (0.31%) Network Security
7 1 (0.31%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.18%) MySQL
3 14 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.83%) Power BI
7 8 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.57%) Big Data
9 5 (1.57%) QlikView
9 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2017
9 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 4 (1.26%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.94%) DB2
12 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.31%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 32 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.09%) SonarQube
4 12 (3.77%) JMeter
4 12 (3.77%) JUnit
4 12 (3.77%) Maven
5 10 (3.14%) webpack
6 9 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.20%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.20%) JIRA
8 6 (1.89%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.89%) Mocha
9 5 (1.57%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.26%) Babel
10 4 (1.26%) Selenium
11 3 (0.94%) DbUnit
11 3 (0.94%) Gradle
11 3 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 88 (27.67%) Finance
2 68 (21.38%) Electronics
3 60 (18.87%) Telecoms
4 49 (15.41%) Marketing
4 49 (15.41%) Public Sector
5 38 (11.95%) Retail
6 21 (6.60%) Automotive
7 6 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.94%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.94%) German Language
9 2 (0.63%) Publishing
10 1 (0.31%) Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (27.99%) Developer
2 32 (10.06%) Analyst
2 32 (10.06%) Consultant
3 31 (9.75%) Senior Developer
4 24 (7.55%) .NET Developer
5 23 (7.23%) SAP Consultant
6 22 (6.92%) Java Developer
7 21 (6.60%) Electronics Engineer
7 21 (6.60%) Project Manager
8 18 (5.66%) Architect
9 17 (5.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (4.72%) Business Analyst
10 15 (4.72%) SAP PP Consultant
11 14 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.77%) Senior Electronics Engineer
13 11 (3.46%) ERP Manager
13 11 (3.46%) PHP Developer
13 11 (3.46%) SAP APO Consultant
13 11 (3.46%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (3.14%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.04%) .NET
2 32 (10.06%) CSS
3 29 (9.12%) HTML
4 27 (8.49%) ASP.NET
5 24 (7.55%) Spring
6 22 (6.92%) Web Services
7 17 (5.35%) RESTful
8 15 (4.72%) AngularJS
9 14 (4.40%) jQuery
9 14 (4.40%) React
10 13 (4.09%) WinForms
11 12 (3.77%) JDBC
11 12 (3.77%) JPA
11 12 (3.77%) JSON
11 12 (3.77%) Vue.js
12 11 (3.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (3.46%) WPF
13 10 (3.14%) Jest
13 10 (3.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (9.12%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (5.03%) FMCG
5 15 (4.72%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.77%) Analogue Electronics
6 12 (3.77%) iSeries
7 11 (3.46%) AS400
7 11 (3.46%) User Experience
8 10 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.83%) NHS
10 7 (2.20%) Clustering
11 6 (1.89%) Life Science
12 5 (1.57%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.94%) PMI
14 2 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (0.63%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.63%) EPoS
14 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.81%) Linux
1 28 (8.81%) Windows
2 17 (5.35%) Unix
3 16 (5.03%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.83%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.94%) AIX
7 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.63%) Android
8 2 (0.63%) CentOS
8 2 (0.63%) SUSE
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (23.27%) ERP
3 66 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
4 63 (19.81%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (15.41%) Programme Management
6 48 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (14.47%) Digital Marketing
8 34 (10.69%) Project Management
9 33 (10.38%) Web Development
10 32 (10.06%) Mentoring
11 28 (8.81%) Logistics
12 27 (8.49%) Project Delivery
13 23 (7.23%) DevOps
14 21 (6.60%) Collaborative Working
15 20 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (6.29%) Deployment Automation
15 20 (6.29%) MVC
15 20 (6.29%) SOLID
16 19 (5.97%) Decision-Making
16 19 (5.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.35%) JavaScript
2 47 (14.78%) C#
3 39 (12.26%) TypeScript
4 34 (10.69%) Java
5 32 (10.06%) T-SQL
6 28 (8.81%) SQL
7 17 (5.35%) PHP
8 16 (5.03%) C++
9 15 (4.72%) Python
10 11 (3.46%) ES6
11 9 (2.83%) C
12 8 (2.52%) Go
13 7 (2.20%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.89%) ES7
15 5 (1.57%) Assembly Language
16 4 (1.26%) ABAP
17 3 (0.94%) PHP 5
17 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.63%) R
18 2 (0.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 44 (13.84%) Degree
2 10 (3.14%) PMI Certification
2 10 (3.14%) PMP
3 7 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.57%) CISSP
4 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.26%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.94%) ISEB
7 2 (0.63%) CCNA
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.63%) CISM
7 2 (0.63%) CLAS
7 2 (0.63%) IISP
7 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.31%) HND
8 1 (0.31%) IIBA
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.31%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.26%) SLA
4 3 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.63%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.63%) QA
5 2 (0.63%) RMADS
6 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.31%) GDPR
6 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.63%) vCloud
4 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.83%) Kibana
1 9 (2.83%) logstash
2 8 (2.52%) Terraform
3 4 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.94%) Ansible
4 3 (0.94%) Puppet
4 3 (0.94%) SCCM
4 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 2 (0.63%) DameWare
5 2 (0.63%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.63%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.63%) SCOM
5 2 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 110 (34.59%) SAP
2 41 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 30 (9.43%) JD Edwards
4 23 (7.23%) Oracle
5 21 (6.60%) EMC
6 13 (4.09%) IBM
7 11 (3.46%) VMware
8 10 (3.14%) Cognos
9 7 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.89%) Dell
10 6 (1.89%) Infor
11 4 (1.26%) Citrix
12 3 (0.94%) hybris
12 3 (0.94%) Informatica
12 3 (0.94%) Jitterbit
12 3 (0.94%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.94%) RedPrairie
12 3 (0.94%) SnapLogic
12 3 (0.94%) Talend
12 3 (0.94%) TIBCO