Manufacturing Jobs in the North of England

Manufacturing
England > North of England

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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 57 127 123
Rank change year-on-year +70 -4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 558 477 506
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 3.99% 2.67% 2.76%
As % of the General category 6.81% 3.78% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 428 269 361
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,250 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.26% +10.59% -5.56%
75th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% -

All General Skills
North of England

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8,194 12,607 10,288
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 58.54% 70.55% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6,235 5,559 6,064
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,894 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,609 £38,442 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,557 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.42% +5.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,715 £83,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 2 March 2024.

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 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
North West +84 278 £47,500 - 362
Yorkshire +73 219 £40,000 -5.04% 264
North East +21 61 £40,000 +15.11% 94
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Exchange
3 2 (0.36%) Apache
4 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.18%) CMS
4 1 (0.18%) IIS
4 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.08%) SOLIDWORKS
3 5 (0.90%) AutoCAD
3 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.72%) Solid Edge
5 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.36%) Fusion 360
6 2 (0.36%) InDesign
6 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.43%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 7 (1.25%) SAP CO
3 7 (1.25%) SAP ERP
3 7 (1.25%) SAP FI
3 7 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (1.08%) Sage X3
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 4 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.36%) Magento
6 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.36%) SAP IBP
7 1 (0.18%) Primavera
7 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.18%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 55 (9.86%) Azure
2 41 (7.35%) Microsoft 365
3 27 (4.84%) Power Platform
4 20 (3.58%) Entra ID
5 18 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
6 17 (3.05%) AWS
7 8 (1.43%) PowerApps
8 7 (1.25%) SaaS
9 6 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.08%) Power Automate
10 5 (0.90%) DigitalOcean
11 4 (0.72%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 4 (0.72%) Azure DevOps
11 4 (0.72%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.36%) GCP
13 2 (0.36%) GitHub
13 2 (0.36%) WhatsApp
14 1 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
14 1 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.76%) Firewall
2 9 (1.61%) WAN
3 8 (1.43%) LAN
4 5 (0.90%) Internet
4 5 (0.90%) SAN
4 5 (0.90%) VoIP
4 5 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.72%) NAS
6 3 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.54%) VPN
7 2 (0.36%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.36%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.36%) Wireless
7 2 (0.36%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.18%) 4G
8 1 (0.18%) LTE
8 1 (0.18%) Network Security
8 1 (0.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.30%) Power BI
3 15 (2.69%) MySQL
4 11 (1.97%) MS Access
5 7 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.25%) Tableau
6 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.54%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.18%) Big Data
9 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.97%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.79%) LabVIEW
3 7 (1.25%) Git
4 4 (0.72%) JIRA
5 3 (0.54%) JUnit
5 3 (0.54%) Selenium
5 3 (0.54%) TestNG
6 2 (0.36%) Appium
6 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.36%) Postman
6 2 (0.36%) REST Assured
6 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.36%) SOAtest
6 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.36%) Subversion
6 2 (0.36%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.18%) JMeter
General
1 143 (25.63%) Social Skills
2 65 (11.65%) Finance
3 49 (8.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 41 (7.35%) Retail
5 38 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (6.45%) Electronics
7 34 (6.09%) Automotive
8 32 (5.73%) Marketing
9 14 (2.51%) Games
10 13 (2.33%) Aerospace
10 13 (2.33%) Telecoms
11 12 (2.15%) Banking
12 11 (1.97%) Public Sector
13 10 (1.79%) Organisational Skills
14 8 (1.43%) Law
15 7 (1.25%) Legal
16 6 (1.08%) Local Government
17 5 (0.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 3 (0.54%) Aviation
19 2 (0.36%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 59 (10.57%) Developer
2 55 (9.86%) Analyst
3 29 (5.20%) Project Manager
3 29 (5.20%) Senior
4 28 (5.02%) Lead
5 26 (4.66%) IT Support
6 24 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (4.30%) Support Engineer
7 23 (4.12%) Software Engineer
8 22 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (3.76%) Consultant
10 18 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
11 16 (2.87%) Technical Support
11 16 (2.87%) Technical Support Engineer
12 14 (2.51%) Electronics Engineer
12 14 (2.51%) IT Engineer
13 13 (2.33%) .NET Developer
13 13 (2.33%) Design Engineer
13 13 (2.33%) ERP Specialist
13 13 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.99%) .NET
2 15 (2.69%) ASP.NET
3 14 (2.51%) .NET Framework
4 10 (1.79%) RESTful
5 9 (1.61%) SOAP
6 8 (1.43%) .NET Core
6 8 (1.43%) HTML
7 7 (1.25%) Blazor
7 7 (1.25%) GraphQL
8 6 (1.08%) React
8 6 (1.08%) WPF
9 4 (0.72%) Laravel
9 4 (0.72%) Symfony
9 4 (0.72%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (0.72%) Unreal Engine
10 3 (0.54%) CSS
10 3 (0.54%) XML
11 2 (0.36%) EDI
11 2 (0.36%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.36%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.63%) Management Information System
2 35 (6.27%) Operational Technology
3 33 (5.91%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 19 (3.41%) FMCG
5 15 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.15%) Mainframe
7 10 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.79%) Renewable Energy
7 10 (1.79%) SCADA
8 9 (1.61%) IoT
9 7 (1.25%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.25%) Life Science
10 6 (1.08%) Onboarding
11 5 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (0.90%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.72%) Animation
12 4 (0.72%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.72%) Virtual Reality
13 3 (0.54%) Acoustics
13 3 (0.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.78%) Windows
2 33 (5.91%) Windows Server
3 12 (2.15%) Windows Server 2019
4 10 (1.79%) Linux
5 9 (1.61%) Mac OS
6 8 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.54%) Android
10 2 (0.36%) Debian
10 2 (0.36%) FreeRTOS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.38%) ERP
2 68 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
3 49 (8.78%) Change Management
3 49 (8.78%) Risk Management
4 48 (8.60%) Project Management
5 43 (7.71%) Computer Science
5 43 (7.71%) Cybersecurity
6 36 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 34 (6.09%) Incident Response
8 33 (5.91%) QMS
9 32 (5.73%) Software Engineering
10 30 (5.38%) Agile
11 26 (4.66%) ITIL
12 22 (3.94%) Customer Service
12 22 (3.94%) Logistics
12 22 (3.94%) User Experience
13 19 (3.41%) CAD
13 19 (3.41%) Migration
14 18 (3.23%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 87 (15.59%) SQL
2 57 (10.22%) C#
3 20 (3.58%) C
4 18 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.87%) PowerShell
6 14 (2.51%) Python
7 13 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 12 (2.15%) C++
9 10 (1.79%) Java
10 7 (1.25%) Embedded C
10 7 (1.25%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.08%) PHP
12 5 (0.90%) VB
12 5 (0.90%) VBA
12 5 (0.90%) XAML
13 4 (0.72%) Bash
13 4 (0.72%) VBScript
14 2 (0.36%) ABAP
14 2 (0.36%) R
15 1 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 135 (24.19%) Degree
2 24 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (3.76%) HNC
4 16 (2.87%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.69%) HND
6 9 (1.61%) Master's Degree
7 8 (1.43%) CISA
8 7 (1.25%) CISSP
9 6 (1.08%) APMP
9 6 (1.08%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.72%) CISMP
10 4 (0.72%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (0.72%) GIAC
10 4 (0.72%) MCP
10 4 (0.72%) SANS
11 3 (0.54%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.32%) QA
2 29 (5.20%) GMP
3 10 (1.79%) SLA
4 8 (1.43%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.90%) PMO
6 4 (0.72%) NIST
6 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.54%) GDPR
8 2 (0.36%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.36%) SOC 2
9 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.18%) FISMA
9 1 (0.18%) HITRUST
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.18%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.15%) Firmware
3 8 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.72%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.72%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.36%) Embedded Firmware
6 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (0.90%) SCCM
3 1 (0.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 93 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.35%) SAP
3 14 (2.51%) VMware
4 11 (1.97%) Oracle
5 9 (1.61%) Sage
6 6 (1.08%) Cisco
6 6 (1.08%) Citrix
7 5 (0.90%) Aruba
7 5 (0.90%) Freshdesk
7 5 (0.90%) IBM
7 5 (0.90%) SonicWALL
7 5 (0.90%) Veeam
8 4 (0.72%) EMC
8 4 (0.72%) IFS
8 4 (0.72%) NetApp
8 4 (0.72%) Salesforce
9 3 (0.54%) Adobe
9 3 (0.54%) Apple
9 3 (0.54%) SYSPRO
10 2 (0.36%) Verint