Period
to 15 July 2020

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 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 76 63
Rank change year-on-year -74 -13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 88 439 619
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.53% 3.63% 4.21%
As % of the General category 4.45% 9.83% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 76 302 484
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £24,063
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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 1,979 4,466 6,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.37% 36.91% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 3,177 4,610
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,725 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 July 2020.

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 July 2020. 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 -22 61 £47,500 +5.56% 53
East Midlands -62 25 £47,500 +11.76% 48
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
3 17 (19.32%) C#
4 16 (18.18%) SQL
4 16 (18.18%) ERP
5 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
5 13 (14.77%) SAP
5 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (14.77%) Windows
5 13 (14.77%) Degree
6 12 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.36%) Project Management
8 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.36%) ITIL
8 10 (11.36%) .NET
9 9 (10.23%) Logistics
10 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 8 (9.09%) C
10 8 (9.09%) Office 365
11 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
11 7 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (7.95%) Validation
11 7 (7.95%) Embedded C
11 7 (7.95%) Retail
11 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (6.82%) NetSuite

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 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) AutoCAD
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.41%) Revit
2 3 (3.41%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) NetSuite
2 3 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.41%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (2.27%) Primavera
3 2 (2.27%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (2.27%) Teamcenter
4 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.14%) SAP GTS
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.14%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Office 365
2 5 (5.68%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.27%) Azure
4 1 (1.14%) Boomi
4 1 (1.14%) IaaS
4 1 (1.14%) PaaS
4 1 (1.14%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) DNS
1 2 (2.27%) Firewall
1 2 (2.27%) LAN
1 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.14%) DHCP
2 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.14%) SAN
2 1 (1.14%) WAN
2 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.41%) MS Access
3 3 (3.41%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.27%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.14%) OLTP
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.27%) Maven
3 2 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Automotive
4 3 (3.41%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.41%) Law
4 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (19.32%) Developer
2 13 (14.77%) Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) Consultant
4 7 (7.95%) Embedded C Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
5 5 (5.68%) Design Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.68%) Software Design Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) NetSuite Consultant
6 4 (4.55%) SAP Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (3.41%) IT Support
7 3 (3.41%) Software Consultant
7 3 (3.41%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) .NET
2 5 (5.68%) .NET Core
2 5 (5.68%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.55%) Web Services
4 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.41%) LINQ
4 3 (3.41%) RESTful
4 3 (3.41%) Sass
5 2 (2.27%) CSS
5 2 (2.27%) CSS3
5 2 (2.27%) HTML
5 2 (2.27%) HTML5
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (2.27%) React
5 2 (2.27%) SAML
6 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.14%) COM
6 1 (1.14%) EDI
6 1 (1.14%) Middleware
6 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.68%) FMCG
2 5 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.55%) Industry 4.0
3 4 (4.55%) Life Science
4 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.41%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.27%) Replication
5 2 (2.27%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.14%) LIMS
6 1 (1.14%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) Optoelectronics
6 1 (1.14%) PKI
6 1 (1.14%) Robotics
6 1 (1.14%) SCADA
6 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.55%) Android
4 3 (3.41%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.18%) ERP
2 12 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 10 (11.36%) ITIL
4 10 (11.36%) Project Management
4 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (10.23%) Logistics
6 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
7 7 (7.95%) Validation
8 6 (6.82%) CRM
8 6 (6.82%) Scrum
9 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.68%) Line Management
9 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.55%) Multichannel Retail
10 4 (4.55%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.55%) Process Improvement
10 4 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) C#
2 16 (18.18%) SQL
3 8 (9.09%) C
3 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.95%) Embedded C
5 4 (4.55%) C++
5 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.27%) Java
6 2 (2.27%) PHP
6 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.14%) ABAP
7 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.55%) PMP
4 3 (3.41%) AAT
4 3 (3.41%) ACCA
4 3 (3.41%) CIMA
4 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) MCSA
5 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.14%) SANS
5 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) PMO
2 3 (3.41%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.14%) Firmware
4 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) SCOM
2 1 (1.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.77%) SAP
3 5 (5.68%) JD Edwards
4 4 (4.55%) VMware
5 3 (3.41%) Adobe
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle
5 3 (3.41%) Sony
6 2 (2.27%) PTC
6 2 (2.27%) Sage
6 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix
7 1 (1.14%) Epicor
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) Jitterbit
7 1 (1.14%) Juniper
7 1 (1.14%) Meraki
7 1 (1.14%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.14%) NetApp
7 1 (1.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) SEEBURGER