Period
to 25 June 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Manufacturing
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 41 70
Rank change year-on-year -20 +29 -23
Permanent jobs citing Manufacturing 21 11 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.61% 2.70% 1.61%
As % of the General category 8.37% 5.12% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 7
10th Percentile £26,500 £23,125 £32,000
25th Percentile £26,750 £23,375 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £27,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +23.64% -35.29% -5.56%
75th Percentile £36,375 £31,250 £51,875
90th Percentile £38,250 £39,375 £56,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 251 215 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.20% 52.83% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 118 101 180
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,975
25th Percentile £33,188 £29,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £77,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £77,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 25 June 2021. 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
County Antrim -3 21 £34,000 +23.64% 2
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 11 (52.38%) C#
1 11 (52.38%) Java
1 11 (52.38%) Electronics
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) OO
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) OOD
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (38.10%) Physics
4 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
4 8 (38.10%) Requirements Gathering
5 6 (28.57%) Degree
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (23.81%) PMO
7 4 (19.05%) Social Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 3 (14.29%) Google Workspace
9 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
9 2 (9.52%) SDLC

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Google Workspace
2 2 (9.52%) Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (9.52%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Lake
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) Power BI
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Ranorex
General
1 11 (52.38%) Electronics
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Social Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Power BI Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Report Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Regional Sales Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Sales Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) FpML
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) OO
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (42.86%) OOD
4 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
4 8 (38.10%) Physics
4 8 (38.10%) Requirements Gathering
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Image Processing
7 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) Dart
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HNC
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) PMO
2 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sun