Period
to 6 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > North of England
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 152 117 92
Rank change year-on-year -35 -25 -9
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 302 534 826
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.98% 2.82% 3.27%
As % of the General category 5.80% 7.89% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 169 421 638
Median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £48,120 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.30% -5.00% +11.11%

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 North of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,208 6,772 10,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 34.15% 35.75% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,823 5,075 8,229
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the North of England

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in the North of England.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the North of England

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in the North of England over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in the North of England

Manufacturing
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the North of England region over the 6 months to 6 April 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
North West -6 201 £44,000 -5.38% 80
Yorkshire -48 69 £40,000 -5.88% 66
North East -14 32 £43,750 -23.91% 18
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 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 North of England region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 87 (28.81%) Degree
2 75 (24.83%) Microsoft
3 65 (21.52%) JavaScript
4 59 (19.54%) SAP
5 58 (19.21%) SQL
6 56 (18.54%) AngularJS
7 55 (18.21%) Windows
7 55 (18.21%) Finance
8 52 (17.22%) Migration
8 52 (17.22%) C#
9 51 (16.89%) Retail
10 50 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (16.56%) SQL Server
11 48 (15.89%) HTML
11 48 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (14.24%) ERP
12 43 (14.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 42 (13.91%) VMware
13 42 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
14 40 (13.25%) Management Information System
15 39 (12.91%) GDPR
16 38 (12.58%) Azure
17 37 (12.25%) Computer Science
18 35 (11.59%) Java
19 34 (11.26%) Life Science
20 33 (10.93%) Web Development
20 33 (10.93%) .NET
21 32 (10.60%) Git (software)
22 31 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 31 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 11 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.32%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.99%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.66%) Tornado
5 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.32%) SAS
6 2 (0.66%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) Camunda
7 1 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Confluence
7 1 (0.33%) GemFire
7 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.33%) OnBase
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.33%) Site Server
7 1 (0.33%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.66%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.66%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.33%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 8 (2.65%) SAP PP
2 7 (2.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (2.32%) SAP MII
2 7 (2.32%) SAP MM
2 7 (2.32%) SAP PM
2 7 (2.32%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.99%) SAP SCM
4 3 (0.99%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.66%) Magento
5 2 (0.66%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.66%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.66%) SAP VC
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.33%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.58%) Azure
2 21 (6.95%) AWS
3 19 (6.29%) Office 365
4 12 (3.97%) GCP
5 8 (2.65%) SaaS
6 6 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.99%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.99%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (1.99%) GitHub
6 6 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (1.32%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.66%) G Suite
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon SageMaker
9 1 (0.33%) npm
9 1 (0.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.96%) Firewall
2 16 (5.30%) DHCP
2 16 (5.30%) DNS
3 14 (4.64%) Internet
4 12 (3.97%) VoIP
5 11 (3.64%) SNA
6 8 (2.65%) Network Security
6 8 (2.65%) SAN
6 8 (2.65%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.65%) Unified Communications
6 8 (2.65%) VPN
7 6 (1.99%) VLAN
8 5 (1.66%) LAN
9 4 (1.32%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.32%) NAS
9 4 (1.32%) WAN
9 4 (1.32%) Wireless
10 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.33%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.30%) Data Mining
4 14 (4.64%) MySQL
5 13 (4.30%) Big Data
6 8 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.32%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.66%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.66%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.32%) Amazon Athena
10 4 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.32%) Power BI
11 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.99%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 43 (14.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (10.60%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.61%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.99%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.99%) JIRA
5 5 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (1.66%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.66%) Selenium
7 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.33%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.33%) gulp
8 1 (0.33%) Mockito
8 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.33%) Protractor
8 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 55 (18.21%) Finance
2 51 (16.89%) Retail
3 22 (7.28%) Marketing
4 19 (6.29%) Aerospace
5 17 (5.63%) Law
6 16 (5.30%) Public Sector
7 14 (4.64%) Electronics
7 14 (4.64%) Telecoms
8 11 (3.64%) Military
9 6 (1.99%) Local Government
10 5 (1.66%) Legal
11 4 (1.32%) Automotive
12 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.33%) Avionics
13 1 (0.33%) Back Office
13 1 (0.33%) Billing
13 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (24.17%) Developer
2 43 (14.24%) Analyst
3 33 (10.93%) Consultant
4 31 (10.26%) Architect
5 24 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 24 (7.95%) Software Developer
6 23 (7.62%) Senior Software Developer
7 20 (6.62%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (5.96%) Applications Architect
9 16 (5.30%) Support Analyst
10 14 (4.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 14 (4.64%) IT Analyst
10 14 (4.64%) SAP Consultant
11 13 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (3.97%) IT Manager
12 12 (3.97%) Java Developer
12 12 (3.97%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.64%) COBOL Developer
13 11 (3.64%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (18.54%) AngularJS
2 48 (15.89%) HTML
3 33 (10.93%) .NET
4 30 (9.93%) CSS
5 29 (9.60%) Web Services
6 26 (8.61%) HTML5
7 25 (8.28%) .NET Framework
7 25 (8.28%) CSS3
7 25 (8.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 24 (7.95%) Entity Framework
8 24 (7.95%) jQuery
9 23 (7.62%) ADO.NET
9 23 (7.62%) WinForms
10 19 (6.29%) Middleware
11 18 (5.96%) XSLT
12 17 (5.63%) Natural Language Processing
13 12 (3.97%) Node.js
14 9 (2.98%) React
15 6 (1.99%) ASP.NET
15 6 (1.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (13.25%) Management Information System
3 34 (11.26%) Life Science
4 30 (9.93%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (7.95%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.97%) Social Media
7 11 (3.64%) e-Health
7 11 (3.64%) FMCG
7 11 (3.64%) Internet of Things
7 11 (3.64%) Social Network
8 10 (3.31%) Blog
9 9 (2.98%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.98%) Mainframe
10 8 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.99%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (1.99%) SCADA
12 5 (1.66%) Acoustics
12 5 (1.66%) Clustering
13 4 (1.32%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.99%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.21%) Windows
2 27 (8.94%) Windows Server
3 12 (3.97%) Linux
4 11 (3.64%) Windows 8
5 10 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.99%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.99%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.99%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.66%) Unix
9 1 (0.33%) HPUX
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.22%) Migration
2 50 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (14.24%) ERP
4 42 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (12.25%) Computer Science
6 33 (10.93%) Web Development
7 31 (10.26%) Project Management
7 31 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (9.60%) Logistics
9 28 (9.27%) Data Security
10 26 (8.61%) Mentoring
10 26 (8.61%) MVC
10 26 (8.61%) SOA
11 25 (8.28%) Analytics
12 24 (7.95%) Workflow
13 23 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (7.62%) ETL
13 23 (7.62%) ITIL
14 22 (7.28%) Artificial Intelligence
15 19 (6.29%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 65 (21.52%) JavaScript
2 58 (19.21%) SQL
3 52 (17.22%) C#
4 35 (11.59%) Java
5 26 (8.61%) C++
6 23 (7.62%) VB
6 23 (7.62%) VB.NET
6 23 (7.62%) VB6
7 21 (6.95%) Python
8 19 (6.29%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.64%) COBOL
10 8 (2.65%) C
10 8 (2.65%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.65%) R
10 8 (2.65%) REXX
11 7 (2.32%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.32%) PHP
12 5 (1.66%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.99%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 87 (28.81%) Degree
2 15 (4.97%) CCNA
2 15 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (3.97%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.97%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.98%) Master's Degree
6 8 (2.65%) MCSE
6 8 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.66%) PhD
9 4 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.32%) MCSA
10 3 (0.99%) HND
10 3 (0.99%) MCP
10 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.66%) CISM
11 2 (0.66%) CISSP
11 2 (0.66%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.91%) GDPR
2 31 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.99%) PMO
3 6 (1.99%) SLA
4 5 (1.66%) QA
5 3 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.66%) RMADS
7 1 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.33%) DICOM
7 1 (0.33%) HL7
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.97%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.65%) Docker
5 7 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.66%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.66%) HDFS
7 2 (0.66%) vSphere
8 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (2.32%) Kubernetes
1 7 (2.32%) Puppet
2 5 (1.66%) Ansible
2 5 (1.66%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (1.66%) Terraform
3 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.33%) Grafana
4 1 (0.33%) Kibana
4 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) SCCM
4 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (24.83%) Microsoft
2 59 (19.54%) SAP
3 42 (13.91%) VMware
4 23 (7.62%) Xamarin
5 17 (5.63%) Cisco
6 14 (4.64%) Oracle
7 12 (3.97%) Google
8 8 (2.65%) Veeam
9 7 (2.32%) Cloudera
9 7 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.99%) HP
10 6 (1.99%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.66%) Hortonworks
11 5 (1.66%) Verint
12 4 (1.32%) EMC
12 4 (1.32%) IBM
12 4 (1.32%) Meraki
12 4 (1.32%) WatchGuard
13 2 (0.66%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.66%) Cognos