Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 122 104
Rank change year-on-year -10 -18 -35
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 145 493 627
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.97% 2.73% 2.91%
As % of the General category 6.64% 8.10% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 132 375 456
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £26,375
90th Percentile £79,625 £72,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.99% +6.32% -

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 2,183 6,086 8,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 29.70% 33.69% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,738 4,494 6,407
Median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +2.86%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -38 76 £57,500 +23.66% 66
Yorkshire +49 54 £47,500 - 51
North East +14 15 £65,000 - 8
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 37 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.83%) SQL
2 36 (24.83%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (24.14%) SAP
4 34 (23.45%) Finance
5 31 (21.38%) Degree
6 29 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 29 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (17.93%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (17.93%) Electronics
8 25 (17.24%) C#
9 24 (16.55%) Marketing
10 22 (15.17%) Telecoms
10 22 (15.17%) ERP
10 22 (15.17%) Git (software)
11 20 (13.79%) JavaScript
12 19 (13.10%) Validation
13 18 (12.41%) Computer Science
13 18 (12.41%) C
13 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
13 18 (12.41%) Test Automation
13 18 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (11.72%) Public Sector
14 17 (11.72%) OO
14 17 (11.72%) Digital Marketing
14 17 (11.72%) Programme Management
15 16 (11.03%) SOA
16 15 (10.34%) Windows
17 14 (9.66%) .NET
17 14 (9.66%) QA

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 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.76%) Apache
2 4 (2.76%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.07%) WordPress
4 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.69%) Confluence
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.07%) Magento
3 3 (2.07%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.38%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.38%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.38%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.38%) SAP IBP
4 2 (1.38%) SAP MDG
4 2 (1.38%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.69%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.69%) SAP PP-PI
5 1 (0.69%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.69%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) npm
2 5 (3.45%) GCP
2 5 (3.45%) Power Platform
3 4 (2.76%) Azure
4 3 (2.07%) Office 365
5 2 (1.38%) AWS
5 2 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.38%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.52%) 4G
1 8 (5.52%) Firewall
2 7 (4.83%) 5G
2 7 (4.83%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.83%) VoIP
3 5 (3.45%) LAN
3 5 (3.45%) NAS
3 5 (3.45%) SAN
4 4 (2.76%) DHCP
4 4 (2.76%) DNS
4 4 (2.76%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.76%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (2.76%) RS-232
4 4 (2.76%) RS-485
5 3 (2.07%) Broadband
5 3 (2.07%) Wireless
6 2 (1.38%) Skype
6 2 (1.38%) SSL
6 2 (1.38%) VLAN
6 2 (1.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.45%) MySQL
4 5 (3.45%) Power BI
5 3 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.07%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.07%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.07%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (2.07%) QlikView
6 1 (0.69%) DB2
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (15.17%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.52%) NUnit
3 8 (5.52%) SpecFlow
4 6 (4.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (4.14%) Babel
4 6 (4.14%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.14%) Subversion
4 6 (4.14%) Travis CI
4 6 (4.14%) webpack
5 3 (2.07%) JIRA
6 2 (1.38%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.38%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.38%) GCC
General
1 34 (23.45%) Finance
2 26 (17.93%) Electronics
3 24 (16.55%) Marketing
4 22 (15.17%) Telecoms
5 17 (11.72%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.76%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.76%) Automotive
7 4 (2.76%) Retail
8 3 (2.07%) Law
8 3 (2.07%) Local Government
8 3 (2.07%) Social Housing
9 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (18.62%) Analyst
2 26 (17.93%) Software Engineer
3 17 (11.72%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (10.34%) Architect
5 12 (8.28%) Developer
6 11 (7.59%) Design Engineer
7 10 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.21%) RF Design Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) RF Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) Senior Design Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Consultant
9 8 (5.52%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Support Analyst
10 7 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (4.83%) Microwave Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.83%) Senior RF Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.83%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) .NET
1 14 (9.66%) AngularJS
2 12 (8.28%) HTML
3 9 (6.21%) Web Services
4 8 (5.52%) .NET Core
4 8 (5.52%) Akka.NET
4 8 (5.52%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.52%) ASP.NET Core
4 8 (5.52%) CSS
4 8 (5.52%) LINQ
4 8 (5.52%) Task Parallel Library
4 8 (5.52%) XSLT
5 7 (4.83%) REST
5 7 (4.83%) Vue.js
6 6 (4.14%) Immutable.js
6 6 (4.14%) LESS
6 6 (4.14%) OAuth
6 6 (4.14%) Redux
6 6 (4.14%) RESTful
6 6 (4.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.66%) Virtual Team
3 13 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (8.97%) User Experience
4 11 (7.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.52%) Cloud Native
5 8 (5.52%) Life Science
6 6 (4.14%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.76%) Blog
7 4 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.07%) Analogue Electronics
8 3 (2.07%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (2.07%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.07%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.38%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.38%) PKI
9 2 (1.38%) Replication
9 2 (1.38%) SCADA
9 2 (1.38%) Smart Energy
9 2 (1.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.34%) Windows
2 13 (8.97%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.14%) Linux
5 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (2.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.38%) Unix
7 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (24.83%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 26 (17.93%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (15.17%) ERP
6 19 (13.10%) Validation
7 18 (12.41%) Computer Science
7 18 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (12.41%) Test Automation
8 17 (11.72%) Digital Marketing
8 17 (11.72%) OO
8 17 (11.72%) Programme Management
9 16 (11.03%) SOA
10 14 (9.66%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.21%) ITIL
11 9 (6.21%) Logistics
11 9 (6.21%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.21%) MVC
11 9 (6.21%) Project Management
11 9 (6.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.83%) SQL
2 25 (17.24%) C#
3 20 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 18 (12.41%) C
5 11 (7.59%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.90%) C++
6 10 (6.90%) Java
7 5 (3.45%) Python
8 4 (2.76%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.38%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.38%) X++
10 1 (0.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 31 (21.38%) Degree
2 7 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.14%) PhD
4 5 (3.45%) IIBA
5 3 (2.07%) CISM
5 3 (2.07%) CISSP
5 3 (2.07%) GIAC
5 3 (2.07%) MCP
5 3 (2.07%) OSCP
5 3 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.38%) MCSA
6 2 (1.38%) MCSE
6 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.66%) QA
2 5 (3.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (3.45%) GAMP
2 5 (3.45%) GMP
2 5 (3.45%) GxP
3 2 (1.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (8.28%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.76%) Docker
3 4 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.07%) Firmware
5 2 (1.38%) NFS
5 2 (1.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.38%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.69%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.69%) Nagios
3 1 (0.69%) OpenView
3 1 (0.69%) SCOM
3 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (24.14%) SAP
2 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.28%) Autodesk
4 10 (6.90%) Oracle
4 10 (6.90%) VMware
5 9 (6.21%) Cisco
6 8 (5.52%) Tableau
7 6 (4.14%) IFS
8 5 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.76%) Google
10 3 (2.07%) EMC
10 3 (2.07%) HP
10 3 (2.07%) IBM
10 3 (2.07%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.38%) CA
11 2 (1.38%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.38%) QAD
11 2 (1.38%) Veeam
12 1 (0.69%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.69%) Wonderware