The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 77 129
Rank change year-on-year +1 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 228 189 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.71% 3.29% 2.00%
As % of the General category 10.63% 7.92% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 151 111 96
Median salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,750 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2144 2386 2637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.90% 41.57% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1903 1994
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the North West

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the North West.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in the North West

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in the North West

Manufacturing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 143 £43,250 -16.01% 26
Cheshire +13 36 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Lancashire -11 12 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Merseyside -21 12 £51,250 +20.58% 4
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 156 (36.97%) SAP
2 111 (26.30%) Finance
3 101 (23.93%) ERP
4 93 (22.04%) SQL
5 69 (16.35%) Degree
6 67 (15.88%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
9 55 (13.03%) .NET
9 55 (13.03%) Oracle
10 54 (12.80%) Microsoft
10 54 (12.80%) Electronics
11 53 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (12.32%) Telecoms
13 50 (11.85%) Logistics
14 48 (11.37%) Retail
14 48 (11.37%) Programme Management
14 48 (11.37%) Marketing
14 48 (11.37%) Windows
15 45 (10.66%) SQL Server
16 43 (10.19%) Project Management
17 42 (9.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 41 (9.72%) Digital Marketing
19 38 (9.00%) MS Excel
20 36 (8.53%) ASP.NET
20 36 (8.53%) C++
20 36 (8.53%) HTML
21 33 (7.82%) Linux
21 33 (7.82%) Life Science
22 32 (7.58%) Business Analysis

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.61%) MS Exchange
1 11 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.37%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.90%) Confluence
4 4 (0.95%) IBM Notes
4 4 (0.95%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.71%) Liferay
5 3 (0.71%) SAP Portal
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.47%) Drupal
6 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.24%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.24%) WinCC
Applications
1 38 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.98%) MS Office
3 6 (1.42%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (0.95%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.95%) PTC Creo
5 3 (0.71%) Autodesk Inventor
5 3 (0.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.47%) CATIA
6 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.24%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 42 (9.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (6.64%) SAP PP
3 19 (4.50%) SAP SCM
4 18 (4.27%) SAP MM
5 13 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (2.37%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
7 9 (2.13%) SAP ERP
8 8 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (1.90%) SAP CO
8 8 (1.90%) SAP FI
8 8 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (1.42%) Demantra
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle ASCP
10 4 (0.95%) SAP GRC
10 4 (0.95%) SAP MII
10 4 (0.95%) SAP SD
11 3 (0.71%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (2.61%) SaaS
5 3 (0.71%) Office 365
6 2 (0.47%) PaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Google Play
7 1 (0.24%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.32%) LAN
2 13 (3.08%) WAN
3 11 (2.61%) HTTP
4 8 (1.90%) Firewall
4 8 (1.90%) FTP
4 8 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.90%) VoIP
5 6 (1.42%) DHCP
5 6 (1.42%) DNS
5 6 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.71%) DMZ
7 2 (0.47%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.47%) RFID
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.24%) Profibus
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.98%) Crystal Reports
3 20 (4.74%) MS Access
4 19 (4.50%) MySQL
5 18 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (4.03%) SAP BW
7 13 (3.08%) SAP HANA
8 12 (2.84%) Big Data
8 12 (2.84%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.37%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 8 (1.90%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.18%) GIS
13 5 (1.18%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.18%) SQLPlus
14 4 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.95%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (5.45%) JIRA
2 16 (3.79%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.55%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (2.84%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.90%) Selenium
7 7 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.95%) JUnit
9 4 (0.95%) LSMW
9 4 (0.95%) Maven
10 3 (0.71%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.71%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.71%) JBehave
10 3 (0.71%) Mockito
11 2 (0.47%) Calabash
11 2 (0.47%) Capybara
11 2 (0.47%) Grunt
11 2 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 111 (26.30%) Finance
2 54 (12.80%) Electronics
3 52 (12.32%) Telecoms
4 48 (11.37%) Marketing
4 48 (11.37%) Retail
5 14 (3.32%) Local Government
6 8 (1.90%) Advertising
7 6 (1.42%) Billing
8 5 (1.18%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.18%) Automotive
8 5 (1.18%) Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.18%) Publishing
9 4 (0.95%) Law
10 3 (0.71%) French Language
10 3 (0.71%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.71%) German Language
10 3 (0.71%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 112 (26.54%) Analyst
2 91 (21.56%) Developer
3 62 (14.69%) Consultant
4 51 (12.09%) Business Analyst
5 45 (10.66%) SAP Analyst
6 29 (6.87%) SAP Consultant
7 26 (6.16%) SAP Business Analyst
8 23 (5.45%) SAP PP Analyst
9 22 (5.21%) SAP Developer
10 21 (4.98%) Architect
11 19 (4.50%) Project Manager
12 18 (4.27%) Cloud Architect
12 18 (4.27%) Junior
13 17 (4.03%) Senior Architect
13 17 (4.03%) Senior Consultant
14 16 (3.79%) .NET Developer
15 15 (3.55%) Applications Support
15 15 (3.55%) Design Engineer
15 15 (3.55%) Support Analyst
15 15 (3.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (13.03%) .NET
2 36 (8.53%) ASP.NET
2 36 (8.53%) HTML
3 28 (6.64%) Web Services
4 21 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (4.98%) jQuery
5 18 (4.27%) CSS
6 17 (4.03%) XML
7 15 (3.55%) Middleware
8 13 (3.08%) BAPI
8 13 (3.08%) EDI
9 12 (2.84%) .NET Framework
9 12 (2.84%) AngularJS
10 11 (2.61%) Entity Framework
10 11 (2.61%) SOAP
11 10 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (2.13%) REST
13 8 (1.90%) EDIFACT
13 8 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (1.66%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.82%) Life Science
3 29 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 24 (5.69%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.50%) FMCG
6 18 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.37%) Device Driver
8 9 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
8 9 (2.13%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.90%) AS400
9 8 (1.90%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.90%) iSeries
9 8 (1.90%) TRADACOMS
10 6 (1.42%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.18%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.18%) LIMS
11 5 (1.18%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.71%) RIA
12 3 (0.71%) User Experience
13 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 48 (11.37%) Windows
2 33 (7.82%) Linux
3 18 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (3.55%) Windows Server
6 13 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.61%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.13%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.90%) Unix
10 6 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.95%) Android
12 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (23.93%) ERP
2 67 (15.88%) Business Intelligence
3 60 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (11.85%) Logistics
6 48 (11.37%) Programme Management
7 43 (10.19%) Project Management
8 41 (9.72%) Digital Marketing
9 32 (7.58%) Business Analysis
9 32 (7.58%) MVC
10 25 (5.92%) Open Source
11 24 (5.69%) DevOps
11 24 (5.69%) Migration
12 21 (4.98%) ITIL
12 21 (4.98%) TDD
13 20 (4.74%) Software Engineering
13 20 (4.74%) Validation
14 19 (4.50%) CRM
15 18 (4.27%) Change Control
15 18 (4.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (22.04%) SQL
2 36 (8.53%) C++
3 32 (7.58%) C#
4 31 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 30 (7.11%) Java
6 27 (6.40%) ABAP
6 27 (6.40%) C
7 25 (5.92%) PHP
8 19 (4.50%) Embedded C
9 16 (3.79%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.79%) T-SQL
10 15 (3.55%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.84%) VBA
12 11 (2.61%) Embedded C++
12 11 (2.61%) Python
13 8 (1.90%) ActionScript
13 8 (1.90%) ActionScript 2.0
14 7 (1.66%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.18%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 69 (16.35%) Degree
2 16 (3.79%) HND
2 16 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.84%) HNC
4 10 (2.37%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.37%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.90%) CCA
5 8 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (1.90%) MCSA
5 8 (1.90%) MCSE
5 8 (1.90%) VCP5
6 7 (1.66%) CCNA
6 7 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.42%) MCP
8 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.71%) ISEB
10 2 (0.47%) CISM
11 1 (0.24%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.64%) QA
2 12 (2.84%) SLA
3 6 (1.42%) PMO
4 5 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.71%) GMP
6 3 (0.71%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.47%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.47%) GAMP
7 2 (0.47%) GxP
8 1 (0.24%) GDPR
8 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.13%) vSphere
3 8 (1.90%) Firmware
3 8 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.90%) XenApp
3 8 (1.90%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) Docker
5 1 (0.24%) MDaemon
5 1 (0.24%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.66%) Ansible
1 7 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.66%) Puppet
2 4 (0.95%) Mesos
3 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.24%) SCCM
3 1 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 156 (36.97%) SAP
2 55 (13.03%) Oracle
3 54 (12.80%) Microsoft
4 27 (6.40%) VMware
5 17 (4.03%) JDA
6 16 (3.79%) Google
7 15 (3.55%) Cisco
7 15 (3.55%) Citrix
8 14 (3.32%) Rackspace
9 9 (2.13%) Dell
10 8 (1.90%) EMC
10 8 (1.90%) HP
11 7 (1.66%) Apple
12 6 (1.42%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.18%) Sage
14 4 (0.95%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.95%) Lotus
14 4 (0.95%) Workday
15 3 (0.71%) Autodesk
15 3 (0.71%) IFS
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