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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 56 107
Rank change year-on-year -12 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 303 254 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.43% 4.51% 2.51%
As % of the General category 11.08% 11.73% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 189 159 124
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% -3.33%  

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 2734 2166 2450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.01% 38.50% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 1773 1936
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £64,400
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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -2 183 £47,500 +1.06% 29
Cheshire -24 35 £37,500 - 8
Lancashire -14 21 £35,500 -18.85% 8
Merseyside -16 9 £38,500 -9.41% 3
Cumbria 0 2 £41,000 +49.09%
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 270 (50.56%) SAP
2 182 (34.08%) Finance
3 150 (28.09%) SQL
4 146 (27.34%) Electronics
5 144 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
6 132 (24.72%) Marketing
7 129 (24.16%) Telecoms
8 128 (23.97%) Programme Management
9 127 (23.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 125 (23.41%) Digital Marketing
11 100 (18.73%) Degree
12 93 (17.42%) Windows
13 89 (16.67%) .NET
14 84 (15.73%) ERP
14 84 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
15 80 (14.98%) C++
15 80 (14.98%) HTML
16 78 (14.61%) Java
17 76 (14.23%) JavaScript
18 70 (13.11%) Python
19 68 (12.73%) SQL Server
20 64 (11.99%) Open Source
21 60 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
22 59 (11.05%) Big Data
23 58 (10.86%) DevOps
23 58 (10.86%) CSS
24 57 (10.67%) Microsoft
25 55 (10.30%) Logistics
26 54 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
27 53 (9.93%) Life Science

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 33 (6.18%) Apache Spark
2 23 (4.31%) IIS
3 10 (1.87%) Confluence
4 9 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.12%) Apache
5 6 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.12%) NetWeaver
6 5 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.56%) Liferay
7 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.37%) Drupal
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.19%) WinCC
Applications
1 23 (4.31%) FileZilla
2 18 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.31%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.94%) Autodesk Inventor
6 4 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.37%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.37%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.37%) Revit
Business Applications
1 127 (23.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 53 (9.93%) SAP PP
3 36 (6.74%) SAP MM
4 24 (4.49%) SAP MII
5 20 (3.75%) SAP PP-PI
6 13 (2.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 12 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (2.25%) SAP CO
7 12 (2.25%) SAP FI
7 12 (2.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (2.06%) SAP SCM
9 10 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
9 10 (1.87%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (1.87%) SAP SD
10 7 (1.31%) SAP SRM
11 6 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (1.12%) Sage X3
11 6 (1.12%) SAP APO
11 6 (1.12%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 54 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (8.61%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (7.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.12%) Office 365
5 4 (0.75%) SaaS
6 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.81%) FTP
2 23 (4.31%) SMTP
3 15 (2.81%) WAN
4 14 (2.62%) LAN
5 13 (2.43%) HTTP
5 13 (2.43%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.69%) VoIP
7 7 (1.31%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (1.12%) DHCP
8 6 (1.12%) DNS
9 5 (0.94%) Firewall
9 5 (0.94%) SSL
10 4 (0.75%) RS-232
11 3 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.56%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.56%) VPN
12 2 (0.37%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.37%) SAN
12 2 (0.37%) SNMP
12 2 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 59 (11.05%) Big Data
3 44 (8.24%) Relational Database
4 43 (8.05%) Hadoop
5 25 (4.68%) SAP HANA
6 20 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (2.81%) MySQL
7 15 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (2.62%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (2.06%) MS Access
11 9 (1.69%) SAP BW
12 8 (1.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 7 (1.31%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.12%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.94%) Apache Accumulo
15 5 (0.94%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (5.24%) JIRA
2 21 (3.93%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.18%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.25%) Git (software)
7 11 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (2.06%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.69%) JUnit
9 8 (1.50%) Maven
10 7 (1.31%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.31%) GitLab
11 6 (1.12%) EasyMock
11 6 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (0.94%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.94%) Selenium
13 3 (0.56%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.56%) JBehave
13 3 (0.56%) Mockito
General
1 182 (34.08%) Finance
2 146 (27.34%) Electronics
3 132 (24.72%) Marketing
4 129 (24.16%) Telecoms
5 46 (8.61%) Retail
6 10 (1.87%) Local Government
7 9 (1.69%) Advertising
8 8 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.31%) Automotive
10 6 (1.12%) Legal
11 5 (0.94%) Banking
12 4 (0.75%) Back Office
12 4 (0.75%) Billing
12 4 (0.75%) Games
12 4 (0.75%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.56%) French Language
13 3 (0.56%) Law
13 3 (0.56%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.37%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 114 (21.35%) Analyst
2 112 (20.97%) Developer
3 93 (17.42%) Consultant
4 64 (11.99%) SAP Consultant
5 63 (11.80%) SAP Analyst
6 55 (10.30%) Business Analyst
7 33 (6.18%) SAP PP Analyst
8 31 (5.81%) Architect
8 31 (5.81%) Cloud Architect
9 30 (5.62%) SAP Business Analyst
10 29 (5.43%) SAP Manager
11 27 (5.06%) .NET Developer
11 27 (5.06%) Software Developer
11 27 (5.06%) Software Engineer
12 24 (4.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 24 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (4.49%) Web Developer
13 23 (4.31%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 22 (4.12%) SAP MM Consultant
15 21 (3.93%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (16.67%) .NET
2 80 (14.98%) HTML
3 58 (10.86%) CSS
4 50 (9.36%) ASP.NET
5 47 (8.80%) jQuery
6 40 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (6.93%) Web Services
8 24 (4.49%) JSON
9 23 (4.31%) Regular Expression
10 22 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (3.93%) MSMQ
11 21 (3.93%) RabbitMQ
12 20 (3.75%) XML
13 19 (3.56%) AngularJS
14 17 (3.18%) HTML5
15 16 (3.00%) Ajax
16 15 (2.81%) SAPUI5
17 14 (2.62%) EDI
17 14 (2.62%) Java EE
18 13 (2.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (9.93%) Life Science
3 32 (5.99%) Public Cloud
4 25 (4.68%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.31%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.25%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.06%) User Experience
9 10 (1.87%) FMCG
9 10 (1.87%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.69%) AS400
10 9 (1.69%) iSeries
11 8 (1.50%) Device Driver
11 8 (1.50%) TRADACOMS
12 7 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.94%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.94%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 93 (17.42%) Windows
2 53 (9.93%) Linux
3 38 (7.12%) Unix
4 22 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (3.75%) Windows Server
6 19 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.25%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.87%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (1.69%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.31%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.12%) Android
11 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.75%) CentOS
12 4 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
2 128 (23.97%) Programme Management
3 125 (23.41%) Digital Marketing
4 84 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (15.73%) ERP
5 64 (11.99%) Open Source
6 58 (10.86%) DevOps
7 55 (10.30%) Logistics
8 50 (9.36%) Machine Learning
9 48 (8.99%) MVC
10 43 (8.05%) Software Engineering
10 43 (8.05%) Web Development
11 37 (6.93%) E-Commerce
12 36 (6.74%) SAP Implementation
12 36 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (6.55%) Business Analysis
13 35 (6.55%) Test Automation
14 34 (6.37%) Project Management
15 32 (5.99%) OO
15 32 (5.99%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 150 (28.09%) SQL
2 80 (14.98%) C++
3 78 (14.61%) Java
4 76 (14.23%) JavaScript
5 70 (13.11%) Python
6 43 (8.05%) C#
6 43 (8.05%) PHP
7 36 (6.74%) C
8 34 (6.37%) Shell Script
9 32 (5.99%) T-SQL
10 31 (5.81%) Go
11 25 (4.68%) VBScript
12 17 (3.18%) ABAP
12 17 (3.18%) Embedded C
13 16 (3.00%) PL/SQL
14 11 (2.06%) Ruby
15 10 (1.87%) Embedded C++
15 10 (1.87%) MATLAB
15 10 (1.87%) R
16 9 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 100 (18.73%) Degree
2 21 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.62%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.43%) HND
5 12 (2.25%) PhD
6 11 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.69%) HNC
9 8 (1.50%) CCNA
10 7 (1.31%) MCSE
11 6 (1.12%) ISEB
11 6 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (1.12%) MCP
12 5 (0.94%) SAP Certification
13 4 (0.75%) CISM
13 4 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.56%) CCA
14 3 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.93%) QA
2 22 (4.12%) SLA
3 7 (1.31%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.94%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.37%) GAMP
6 2 (0.37%) GMP
6 2 (0.37%) GxP
7 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) GAAP
7 1 (0.19%) GDPR
7 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.00%) Docker
3 13 (2.43%) Firmware
4 8 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.56%) vSphere
5 3 (0.56%) XenApp
5 3 (0.56%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.37%) Samba
7 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.19%) MDaemon
7 1 (0.19%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 41 (7.68%) Ansible
1 41 (7.68%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (7.68%) Puppet
2 21 (3.93%) Mesos
3 9 (1.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 270 (50.56%) SAP
2 57 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 50 (9.36%) Oracle
4 40 (7.49%) Google
5 27 (5.06%) VMware
6 23 (4.31%) PayPal
7 13 (2.43%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.87%) Cisco
8 10 (1.87%) Citrix
8 10 (1.87%) JDA
8 10 (1.87%) Rackspace
8 10 (1.87%) Sage
9 7 (1.31%) Ariba
10 6 (1.12%) Apple
11 5 (0.94%) EMC
11 5 (0.94%) Freescale
12 4 (0.75%) Dell
12 4 (0.75%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.75%) Workday
13 3 (0.56%) Autodesk
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